Car rentals in Macedon: All you need to know
A Macedon 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 New York has to offer. CarRentals.com has gathered the most popular questions about renting a car in Macedon. Keep reading to see the dos and don'ts of car rentals.
How do I find a bargain car rental in Macedon?
CarRentals.com makes it a breeze to get budget-friendly deals. Simply enter your travel dates and go down the variety of rental suppliers, choose the top rental locations, and find the cheapest packages Macedon has to offer. You can also:
- Compare and contrast the rates for a few suppliers on the type of car you want
- Book as far in advance as possible. You will usually save more and get the car of your choice
- Check the mileage and fuel policies. You don't want to be surprised with additional costs
- Don't rent more car than you need. Commonly, the smaller the car, the cheaper the rate
Even a little rental car know-how can go a long way to getting you the most savings.
What rental suppliers have retailers in Macedon?
From global names like Hertz and Enterprise to budget-friendly brands like Thrifty and Budget, CarRentals.com has some of the best brands in the business. Scan through the reviews to help you figure out which meets your needs.
What types and makes of rental cars are on offer in Macedon?
That all depends on your needs and what activities you want to do in Macedon. If you're having a bit of trouble choosing, make sure to look over the table below. We've compared the most popular vehicle categories for you:
|Car Type||Best for||Category Includes|
|Full Size SUV||Perfect for families who want comfort and have safety as a top priority||BMW X3, Ford Explorer, or similar|
|Full Size||Planning a big trip with a large group of friends or family members||Chevrolet Impala, Toyota Camry, or similar|
|Hybrid||Those looking for a fuel-efficient vehicle||BMW i3, Kia Optima, or similar|
How old do you have to be to rent a car in Macedon?
Typically, the age limit for renting a car in Macedon is 21. Please note, there might be an additional charge if you are under the age of 25 or for higher category vehicles. Go through the supplier's terms to figure out what the exact charge will be before you book your rental.
Does Macedon require rental car insurance?
Most countries require driver's insurance. You may be able to pay for temporary coverage with the rental car company. Otherwise, as a U.S. citizen, you can also purchase Collision Damage Coverage through CarRentals.com at checkout. Many major card issuers, like Visa or American Express, offer some coverage; but, there may be restrictions. For example, they may not cover your rental car if you reserve a luxury or larger vehicle. Check the policy before you decide.
What is the fuel policy for Macedon rental cars?
Most suppliers give you a choice of fuel policies. Below is a list of the most common ones.You will need to search for an open gas station close to your rental car supplier
|Policy Type||Policy Description||Advantages||Disadvantages|
|Full to Full||The gas tank will be full when you collect your vehicle. Use as much petrol as you need and then refill the tank when you drop the vehicle off when you are done. 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, you'll only have to 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 pay service charges if you don't refill the tank|
|Full to empty (pre-paid)||You pay for a full tank of gas upfront and bring the car back with the tank empty. Some rental car companies provide a refund for any unused fuel. Be sure to confirm with them beforehand||You won't have to find for a gas station before you bring back the car||The supplier usually charges a higher rate for the fuel than a local gas station|
|Empty to empty||You may not have a full tank when you collect the vehicle, and you won't have to fill the tank back up before you drop it back off||You fill the tank yourself, so you can shop around for the cheapest local prices||You'll need to find a gas station shortly after you get the car|
What fuel policy should I get?
Many rental car suppliers offer a variety of fuel policies. However, the stand-out winner is usually full-to-full. You simply bring the car back with the same amount of fuel you got it with. .
Should I get unlimited miles when I rent a car in Macedon?
Unlimited miles is a good option if you decide to do a bit of sightseeing or visit several clients all over Macedon. You can cruise as much as you want and not incur extra charges. Read over your policy to see if there are any restrictions.
Tips before you leave the lot
Be sure you check out a few things before you leave the lot. It's worth the time to:
- Look over the vehicle and determine if there is any dents or scratches. If so, mark it down on your 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 wipers
- Figure out how to work the entertainment and GPS (if available). It's best to limit any unneeded distractions when you are navigating a new area
Book your Macedon car rental today
Use CarRentals.com to get the best wheels Macedon has to offer. Before you know it, you'll be going between the great restaurants, world-famous landmarks, and all the marvelous sites in Macedon.