Car rentals in Moline: All you need to know
A Moline car rental allows you to go where you want, when you want. You can check out all the sights, and even see what the rest of Illinois has to offer. CarRentals.com has gathered the most popular questions about car rentals in Moline. Keep reading to find out how to get the best rates on your ideal vehicle.
Where do I find a great deal on a car rental in Moline?
CarRentals.com makes it a cinch to book budget-friendly rates. Simply type in your travel dates and scroll through the list of rental suppliers, pick the top rental locations, and find the best packages Moline has to offer. You should also:
- Take time to compare vehicle pricing
- Try to avoid pick-ups or drop-offs at airports, which can cost more
- Know ahead of time how much fuel/mileage 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 outlets in Moline?
In Moline, CarRentals.com has a few rental car companies to pick from, like Hertz. Scan through the online reviews to get an idea of which one meets your needs.
What types and makes of rental cars are on offer in Moline?
That all depends on your needs and what activities you want to do in Moline. If you're having trouble deciding, make sure to go over the chart below. We have compared the most popular categories for you:
|Car Type||Best for||Category Includes|
|Full Size SUV||To take on any kind of terrain and sightseeing||Ford Edge, Kia Sorento, Jaguar F-Pace, or similar|
|Full Size||For large groups that want better fuel economy than an SUV||Toyota Camry, Nissan Altima, or similar|
|Compact Car||Easy to park and have great miles per gallon||Fiat 500, Nissan Versa Note, or similar|
What's the age requirement to rent a car in Moline?
Usually, the age limit for renting a car in Moline 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 the supplier's terms to find what the exact fee will be before you book your rental.
Does Moline require rental car insurance?
Almost all countries require driver's insurance. You may be able to pay for interim coverage through the rental car company. Otherwise, as a United States citizen, you can also purchase Collision Damage Coverage with CarRentals.com at checkout. Many credit cards (Visa, MasterCard, American Express, and Discover) will provide some coverage. But there may be limitations, like not covering large automobiles such as trucks or SUVs. Make sure to call and find out exactly what your credit card will cover and how much before you travel to Moline.
What is the fuel policy for Moline rental cars?
Most suppliers give you a choice of fuel policies. Below is a list of the most common ones.You will need to find 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 pick up your automobile. You can use as much fuel as you like and top it off when you return your car 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 refill the amount of fuel that you've used. Used a half of a tank? Then you just 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 pay service charges if you don't refill the tank|
|Full to empty (pre-paid)||You pay for a full tank upfront and bring the car back with the tank empty. Ask the rental car provider to see if they'll refund you for any unused fuel||You won't need to find a petrol station near your rental drop-off location||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 won't have to fill the tank back up when you drop it back off||You refill your tank yourself, so you won't pay more than local pump prices||You'll need to find a gas station shortly after you collect the car|
What fuel policy should I get?
Most suppliers give you a full to full tank policy. At CarRentals.com, we suggest bringing the car back topped off. If you want to keep your expenses lower, it is best to fill up your tank before bringing the vehicle. Stations near airports or car rental places tend to have higher prices.
Is it worth getting unlimited miles?
If you wish to explore all that Moline and maybe even the rest of Illinois offers, you are going to need unlimited miles. You won't have to worry about extra charges if you decide to drive all over Moline. Go over the fine print to be certain your mileage is truly "unlimited."
Tips before you leave the lot
Before you get going on your Moline trip, be sure you go over a few things before you leave the car rental lot. It's important to:
- Inspect your vehicle and determine if there is any dents or scrapes. If so, mark it down on the paperwork
- 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 windshield wipers
- Get comfortable working the radio or entertainment features. It's best to limit any unnecessary distractions when you are driving around a new region
Book your Moline rental car today
Maybe you're traveling with your partner and kids, or carpooling with co-workers to and from the hotel to the conference center. Maybe you're traveling solo. CarRentals.com has the ideal rental car that can suit your needs and not deplete your travel piggy bank.