Car rentals in Lowland: All you need to know
A Lowland car rental allows you to go where you want, when you want. You can check out all the sights, and even see what else the rest of Tennessee has to offer. We've answered the most popular questions about renting a car in Lowland. Keep reading to find out which vehicle is perfect for your trip, and how to get the best rates.
How do I find a bargain rental car in Lowland?
You're well on your way to getting the best price on your car rental with us. However, you can do a couple things to keep your upcoming rental affordable. Make sure to:
- Compare the rates for a few suppliers on the type of car you want
- Book as far in advance as possible. You'll usually get your vehicle of your choice and save more
- Check the fuel and mileage policies. You don't want to be surprised with additional costs
- Decide what car you'll need for your trip. Don't get more car than you need
Just following even a few of these tips can help you save on your Lowland rental car.
What rental companies have retailers in Lowland?
From global names like Hertz and Enterprise to budget-friendly brands like Fox and Budget, CarRentals.com has some of the best brands in the business. Scan through the online reviews to help you figure out which one meets your needs.
What type of rental car should I get for my trip to Lowland?
That all depends on your needs and what activities you want to do in Lowland. If you're having a little trouble choosing, be sure to look over the chart below. We have compared the most popular categories for you:
|Car Type||Best for||Category Includes|
|Luxury or Premium-class||Business travelers who want a little luxury as they cruise Lowland||Infiniti, Mercedes Benz, or similar|
|Minivan or SUV||Large groups who want to navigate Lowland together||Toyota RAV4, Dodge Grand Caravan, or similar|
|Hybrid||Those that want to get the most mpg on their trip||BMW i3, Kia Optima, or similar|
What's the age requirement to rent a car in Lowland?
Normally, to rent a car in Lowland you must be at least 21. However, you may find that there is an added charge if you are under 25 or for larger or higher category vehicles. Read through the terms to find what the exact charge is before you rent your car.
Do I need insurance to rent a car in Lowland?
Insurance is required, no matter where you're renting a car. That said, your current car insurance may cover you. Additionally, if you pay using your credit card, the card's benefits may also insure you. Keep in mind, those policies may not provide 100% coverage, and you'll have to add it on to your booking. Check ahead of time and, if it is necessary, you can just add it at checkout.
What are the different fuel policies?
Most suppliers give you a choice of fuel policies. Here is a list of the typical policies.You will have to find a gas station close to your rental car supplier
|Policy Type||Policy Description||Advantages||Disadvantages|
|Full to Full||You'll have a full tank when you collect your automobile. You can use as much fuel as you need and top it off when you return your car. Just make sure to refill the tank before you return the car to avoid a refueling cost||You only pay for the fuel you use. If you only use half of a tank, it's only necessary refill half of a tank, and therefore avoid paying for fuel you don't need. You can shop around for the cheapest prices and you'll only be charged refueling fees if you don't refill the tank|
|Full to empty (pre-paid)||You'll get the car with a full tank and return the car with an empty tank. Some rental car companies offer a refund for any unused fuel. Be sure to verify with them beforehand||You won't need to find a petrol station near your rental drop-off location||You usually pay a higher rate for a tank upfront then you would going to a nearby gas station|
|Empty to empty||You may not have a full tank when you collect your vehicle, and you don't have to fill the tank back up before you bring the car back||You fill the tank yourself, so you can shop around for the cheapest local prices||You'll have to get some gas before you do any serious driving|
What type of fuel policy should I choose?
We usually suggest that you opt for the full-to-full policy. This policy simply means you bring your rental back to the full, and you're all set.
Should I get unlimited miles when I rent a car in Lowland?
If you wish to see all that Lowland and maybe even the rest of Tennessee offers, you are going to need unlimited miles. You can drive as far as you'd like without worrying about additional fees. Go over the fine print to be certain they are truly "unlimited."
Know before you go
Before you begin on your Lowland vacation, make sure you go over a few things before you leave the lot. It's worth the time to:
- Walk around your vehicle and determine if there is any dents or scrapes. If so, write it down on the paperwork
- Make you have a properly inflated spare tire, lug wrench, and jack in the trunk
- Get familiar with the controls of your car. Adjust the mirrors and seats to your liking, and figure out how to turn on the lights and windshield wipers
- Figure out how to work the entertainment and GPS (if available). You don't want any unneeded distractions in a new city
Book your Lowland car rental today
Maybe you're carpooling with co-workers to and from the hotel to the conference center, maybe you're traveling solo, or maybe you're bringing your partner or kids. CarRentals.com has the ideal rental car that can align with your requirements and not deplete your travel fund.