Car rentals in Mc Kinney: All you need to know
A Mc Kinney car rental gives you the opportunity to go where you want, when you want. You'll be able to explore all the sights, and even find out what else the rest of Kentucky has to offer. We've gathered your most popular questions about renting a car in Mc Kinney. Read on to see which vehicle is perfect for your trip, and how to get the best rates.
How can I get a great deal on a car rental in Mc Kinney?
CarRentals.com always tries to get you the best rate. However, there are ways to get an even cheaper price on your next rental. Make sure to:
- Compare vehicle pricing before you book
- Try to avoid pick-ups and drop-offs at airports, which usually cost more
- Determine ahead of time how much fuel/mileage you may use
- Search and book in advance
Even a little knowledge can go a long way to getting you the most savings.
What rental suppliers have agencies in Mc Kinney?
From global names like Hertz and Enterprise to budget-friendly brands like Economy and Budget, CarRentals.com has some of the best brands in the business. Read through the reviews to get an idea of which one meets your needs.
What type of rental car should I get for my trip to Mc Kinney?
That all depends on your needs and what you'll be doing when you visit Mc Kinney. If you're having trouble choosing, be sure to read over our chart below. We've compared the most popular types of cars for you:
|Car Type||Best for||Category Includes|
|Luxury or Premium-class||When you deserve the best||Infiniti Q50, Chrysler 300, or similar|
|Minivan or SUV||Large groups who want to navigate Mc Kinney together||Hyundai Santa Fe, Nissan Quest, or similar|
|Hybrid||Those that want to get the most miles per gallon on their trip||BMW i3, Kia Optima, or similar|
How old do you have to be to rent a car in Mc Kinney?
Usually, to rent a car in Mc Kinney you must be at least 21—the same as it is across the rest of the United States of America. If you are under 25, you might also need to pay a surcharge. Be sure to read over the rental agreement to determine what the exact rate is before you book your vehicle.
Is insurance required to rent a car in Mc Kinney?
Most countries require the driver to have insurance. You may be able to buy additional insurance through rental car supplier, if you are concerned your insurance won't cover you while traveling through the United States. Otherwise, as a U.S. citizen, you can also purchase Collision Damage Coverage with CarRentals.com at checkout. Although many major card issuers, like Visa and MasterCard, provide some coverage, there are usually restrictions. For example, they may not cover your rental car if you book a luxury or larger vehicle. Make sure to check car rental company's policy before you decide.
What are the different fuel policies?
Most suppliers allow you to choose which policy you want. Here is a list of the typical policies.You will need to find an open gas station close to the drop-off location
|Policy Type||Policy Description||Advantages||Disadvantages|
|Full to Full||You'll have a full tank when you get your automobile. Use as much fuel as you wish and then refill the tank when you drop the vehicle off at the end of your rental period. 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, you'll only have to refill half of a tank, and therefore avoid paying for fuel you don't need. You can fill up at any station you want and you'll only be charged refueling fees or service charges if you don't fill up the tank|
|Full to empty (pre-paid)||You pay for a full tank upfront and bring the car back with the tank empty. Several suppliers provide a refund for any unused fuel. Be sure to verify with them beforehand||You won't need to find a fuel station near your rental drop-off location||You usually pay a higher price for a tank upfront then you would going to a nearby gas station|
|Empty to empty||You will not have a full tank of fuel when you collect the vehicle, and you won't need to fill the tank back up when you drop it back off||You fill the tank yourself, so you won't pay more than local pump prices||You'll have to fill up before you go on a long trip|
What fuel policy do you recommend?
Most rental car companies give you a full to full tank policy. We suggest bringing your car back filled up. If you want to keep your expenses lower, fill up your tank before bringing the vehicle.
Is it worth getting unlimited miles?
If you plan to explore all that Mc Kinney and maybe even the rest of Kentucky offers, you are going to need unlimited miles. You won't have to worry about extra charges if you decide to drive all over Mc Kinney. Go over the fine print to make certain they are truly "unlimited."
Tips before you leave the lot
Make sure you check out a few items before you leave the rental lot on your Mc Kinney adventure. You should:
- Inspect your vehicle and determine if there is any dents or scrapes. If you notice any, write 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, and note how to turn on the lights and windshield wipers
- Get comfortable operating the navigation and entertainment. You don't want any unneeded distractions in a new city
Book your Mc Kinney car rental today
Use CarRentals.com to get yourself the best wheels Mc Kinney has to offer. Before you know it, you'll be going between the great restaurants, renowned landmarks, and all the amazing sites in Mc Kinney.