Car rentals in Miles City: All you need to know
A Miles City car rental gives you the opportunity to go where you want, when you want. You'll be able to check out all the sights, and even see what else the rest of Montana has to offer. We've gathered your most popular questions about car rentals in Miles City. Keep reading to find out the dos and don'ts of renting a car.
Where can I get a great deal on a car rental in Miles City?
CarRentals.com makes it a breeze to grab the best deals. Simply enter your travel dates and go through the variety of rental suppliers, choose the top rental locations, and find the cheapest offers in Miles City. You should also:
- Compare all the deals available
- Book as far in advance as possible. You will usually save more and get the car of your choice
- Check the fuel and mileage policies. You don't want to be surprised with additional costs
- Don't get more vehicle than you need. Normally, the smaller the car, the lower the rate
Even a little knowledge can go a long way to getting you the most savings.
What rental companies have outlets in Miles City?
From budget-friendly brands like Economy and Budget to global names like Advantage and Hertz, CarRentals.com has some of the best brands in the business. Scan through the online reviews to help you figure out which one is best for you.
What types and makes of rental cars are on offer in Miles City?
That depends on your needs and what activities you want to do in Miles City. If you're having a little trouble deciding, be sure to read over our chart below. We have compared the most popular types of vehicles for you:
|Car Type||Best for||Category Includes|
|Premium||If you really want to go all out on your vacation to Miles City||Mercedes C-Class, Audi A4, or similar|
|SUV or Minivan||Large groups who want to navigate Miles City together||Chrysler Pacifica, Dodge Grand Caravan, or similar|
|Economy Car||Great for navigating and parking through busy cities||Toyota Yaris, Nissan Versa, or similar|
What's the age requirement to rent a car in Miles City?
Normally, to rent a car in Miles City you must be at least 21. However, there might be an additional fee if you're under 25 or for higher category cars. Read through the supplier's terms to discover what any additional fees is before you reserve your rental.
Do I need insurance to rent a car in Miles City?
When cruising through Miles City or the rest of the U.S.A., you'll need insurance. Almost every supplier requires that you show proof of insurance before you rent a car. Almost all countries require the driver to have insurance. You may be able to purchase interim coverage through the rental supplier. Otherwise, as a United States citizen, you can also add on Collision Damage Coverage with CarRentals.com during checkout.
Although many of the major card issuers, like American Express or MasterCard, provide some coverage, there are usually restrictions. For example, you may not be covered if you get a luxury or larger vehicle. Check your rental car company's policy before you decide.
Are there different fuel policies?
Most suppliers give you a choice of fuel policies. Here is a list of the typical policies.You will need to find an open gas station near the drop-off location
|Policy Type||Policy Description||Advantages||Disadvantages|
|Full to Full||There will be a full tank of gas when you get your vehicle. You can use as much fuel as you like and then refill the tank when you drop the vehicle off. Just make sure to refill the tank before you return the car to avoid a refueling cost||You only refill the amount of fuel that you've used. Used a quarter of a tank? Simply fill it back up to full. You won't be paying for any you didn't use. You won't pay more than local fuel prices and you'll only be charged refueling fees 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. Ask the supplier to see if they will refund you for any unused fuel||There will be no need to go searching for a gas station before you bring back the car||You might pay more for the tank than you would filling up at a local gas station|
|Empty to empty||You won't have a full tank when you pick up the vehicle, and you don't need to fill the tank back up when you bring the car back||You refill your tank yourself, so you can shop around for the cheapest local prices||You'll need to locate a gas station as soon as you get the car|
What fuel policy do you recommend?
Many rental car suppliers offer a range of fuel policies. However, full-to-full is our stand-out choice. You simply bring the car back with the same amount of fuel you got it with. Just be sure you make time to shop for the cheapest gas prices.
Should I get unlimited miles when I rent a car in Miles City?
If you plan to see all that Miles City and maybe even the rest of Montana offers, you're going to want unlimited miles. You won't have to worry about extra charges if you decide to drive all over Miles City. Review the fine print to make sure your mileage is actually "unlimited."
Before you leave the lot
Make sure you check a few items prior to leaving the rental lot on your Miles City adventure. It's worth the time to:
- Look over the car and determine if there is any dents or scrapes. If you notice any, mark it down on your paperwork
- Check the trunk to determine if the spare is inflated and both the lug wrench and jack are there
- 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
- Get comfortable working the entertainment and GPS (if available). It's best to limit any unnecessary distractions when you are navigating a new area
Book your Miles City car rental today
Use CarRentals.com to get the best wheels Miles City has to offer. Before you know it, you'll be going between the well-known restaurants, famous landmarks, and all the amazing sites in Miles City.