Car rentals in Mackey: All you need to know
A Mackey car rental allows you to go where you want, when you want. You'll be able to check out all the sights, and even find out what the rest of Indiana has to offer. CarRentals.com has gathered your most frequently asked questions about car rentals in Mackey. Keep reading to find out which vehicle is perfect for your trip, and how to get the best rates.
Where do I find a bargain rental car in Mackey?
You are on your way to getting the best rate on your car rental with us. But, there are ways to get an even cheaper price on your next rental. Be sure to:
- Compare the rates for a few suppliers on the type of car you want
- Book as far in advance as possible. You will usually get your vehicle of your choice and save more
- Learn about any cost for fuel policy, additional drivers, and mileage limits. This way you will know the actual cost before you book
- Determine the vehicle 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 Mackey rental car.
What rental suppliers have outlets in Mackey?
From global names like Hertz and Enterprise to budget-friendly brands like Dollar and Thrifty, CarRentals.com has some of the best brands in the business. Look through the reviews to get an idea of which is best for you.
What types and makes of rental cars are on offer in Mackey?
Whether you want a roomy family vehicle or a low-cost economy car, the sheer wealth of options in this Indiana city means you're bound to find an automobile that is perfect for you. Some options include:
|Car Type||Best for||Category Includes|
|Premium||When you want to travel Mackey in style||Mercedes C-Class, Cadillac XTS, or similar|
|SUV||If you plan on doing plenty of exploring and want a comfy ride||Ford Escape, Chrysler Town & Country, or similar|
|Hybrid||Those that want to get the most mpg on their trip||Toyota Prius, Honda Civic, or similar|
What's the age requirement to rent a car in Mackey?
Generally, the age limit for renting a car in Mackey is 21—the same as it is across the rest of the USA. Additionally, many suppliers charge an added fee if you are under 25. Be sure to read over the rental agreement to find any additional fees will be before you book your rental.
Is insurance required to rent a car in Mackey?
When cruising through Mackey or the rest of the U.S. of A., you'll need insurance. Many suppliers need proof of insurance before you rent a car. Most countries require driver's insurance. You may be able to purchase temporary insurance with the rental supplier. Additionally, as a United States citizen, you can also purchase Collision Damage Coverage through CarRentals.com during checkout.
Many major card issuers, like American Express or MasterCard, give some insurance on your rental, however, there are usually restrictions. For instance, they may not cover your rental car if you book a larger or luxury vehicle. Check the rental car company's policy before you decide.
Are there different fuel policies?
Most suppliers give you a choice of fuel policies. Below is a list of the most common ones.You will need to search for a gas station near the drop-off location
|Policy Type||Policy Description||Advantages||Disadvantages|
|Full to Full||You'll have a full tank when you get your car. Use as much fuel as you wish and top it off when you return your car at the end. As long as you replace the fuel before returning the car, you won't face any extra fees||You only need to replace the fuel you used. 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 won't pay more than local fuel prices and you'll only pay service charges if you don't refill the tank|
|Full to empty (pre-paid)||You'll pay for a full tank of gas and return the car with the tank empty. Several rental car companies offer a refund for any unused fuel. Be sure to check with them beforehand||There will be no need to go searching for a gas station before you drop-off your car||You might pay a higher rate for the tank than you would filling up at a local gas station|
|Empty to empty||You will not have a full tank of fuel when you pick up your vehicle, and you don't need to fill the tank back up before you drop it back off||You refill your 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?
We usually advise that customers choose the full-to-full policy. This policy is the most straightforward, and you simply top off the tank before you bring it back.
Is it worth getting unlimited miles?
Unlimited mileage is a good choice for travelers who don't want to worry about watching the odometer their whole trip. You will just need to make sure there's nothing else in the small print that could add in extra costs.
Tips before you leave the lot
Before you begin on your Mackey vacation, check out a few things prior to leaving the rental lot. You should:
- Look over the vehicle and determine if there is any dents or scrapes. Be sure to make note of it on the paperwork, or you may get charged for it
- Make you have a properly inflated spare tire, lug wrench, and jack in the trunk
- Familiarize yourself with the 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). You don't want any unneeded distractions in a new city
Book your Mackey 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. No matter the situation, CarRentals.com has a car rental that can suit your needs and not deplete your travel fund.