Car rentals in Moab: All you need to know
You need a great automobile to get around Moab whether you're traveling for a business trip or a vacation. See the top sites around the city and park in front of the popular restaurants in Moab. CarRentals.com has answered your most frequently asked questions about car rentals in Moab. Read on to discover which vehicle is perfect for your trip, and how to get the best rates.
Where do I get a great deal on a rental car in Moab?
CarRentals.com makes it a cinch to book the cheapest deals. Just type in your travel dates and scroll through the variety of car rental companies, choose the top rental locations, and find the best offers in Moab. You should also:
- Take time to compare vehicle pricing
- Avoid airport pick-ups and drop-offs, which can cost more
- Know ahead of time the amount of mileage/fuel you may use
- Search and reserve as far in advance as you can
Even a little rental car know-how can go a long way to getting you the most savings.
What rental suppliers have agencies in Moab?
From budget-friendly brands like Payless and Fox to global names like Advantage and Hertz, CarRentals.com has some of the best brands in the business. Scan through the reviews to help you figure out which one meets your needs.
What type of rental car should I get for my trip to Moab?
Whether you want a roomy family vehicle or a low-cost economy car, the sheer wealth of options in this Utah city means you're bound to find a car that suits your needs. Some options include:
|Car Type||Best for||Category Includes|
|Luxury or Premium-class||When you want to travel Moab in style||Audi A4, Cadillac XTS, or similar|
|Minivan or SUV||Sizable groups that need room for all their luggage||Hyundai Santa Fe, Nissan Quest, or similar|
|Hybrid||Those that want to get the most miles per gallon on their trip||Honda Civic, Kia Optima, or similar|
What age do you have to be to rent a car in Moab?
Generally, the age limit for car rentals in Moab is 21—the same as it is across the rest of the United States of America. Additionally, many suppliers charge an added fee if you are under 25. Be sure to read over the terms to find any additional charges will be before you book your car.
Does Moab require rental car insurance?
When driving in Moab or the rest of the United States, you will need insurance. Almost every supplier requires that you show proof of insurance before you rent a car. The majority of countries require the driver to have insurance. You might be able to buy additional insurance through the rental car dealer, if you know your insurance won't cover your rental. Moreover, as a United States citizen, you can also book Collision Damage Coverage through CarRentals.com during checkout.
Although many major card issuers, like Visa or Discover, offer some insurance, there are usually restrictions. For instance, they may not cover your rental car if you book a luxury or larger vehicle. Be sure to check the rental car company's policy before you decide.
What is the fuel policy for Moab rental cars?
Most suppliers allow you to choose which policy you want. Here is a list of the typical policies.You will need to find a 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 pick up your automobile. You can use as much fuel as you want and then refill the tank when you drop the vehicle off at the rental dealer. 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. Used a quarter of a tank? Simply fill it back up to full. You won't need to pay for any gas you didn't use. You can fill up at any station you want and you'll only be charged refueling fees or service charges if you don't refill the tank|
|Full to empty (pre-paid)||You'll receive the car with a full tank of fuel and return the car with an empty tank. Several suppliers offer a refund for any unused fuel. Be sure to confirm with them beforehand||You won't need to find a petrol station near your rental drop-off location||You usually pay a more expensive rate for a tank upfront then going to a local station|
|Empty to empty||You won't have a full tank when you pick up your vehicle, and you won't need to refill the gas when you bring the car back||You refill your tank yourself, so you won't pay more than local pump prices||You'll have to fill up before you do any serious driving|
What type of fuel policy should I choose?
Many 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.
Is it worth getting unlimited miles?
Unlimited mileage is a good option for anyone who don't want to worry about how many miles they are driving. Just make sure that your policy really provides unlimited miles. Check the details on mileage limits before you book.
Before you leave the lot
Before you begin on your Moab trip, check out a few things prior to leaving the car rental lot. It's worth the time to:
- Check out your vehicle and make sure there is no dents or scrapes. If you notice any, write it down on your paperwork
- Inspect the trunk to see if the spare is inflated and both the lug wrench and jack are there
- Familiarize yourself with the car. Adjust the mirrors and seats, and note how to turn on the lights and windshield wipers
- Figure out how to work the navigation and entertainment. It's best to limit any unnecessary distractions when you are navigating a new city
Book your Moab car rental today
When you reserve your car with CarRentals.com, you can count on a perfect vehicle that will leave you with cash to spare. Cash in on cheap deals on your perfect Moab rental car when you book with us. We'll see you around town.