Car rentals in Moncton Area: All you need to know
A Moncton Area car rental allows you to go where you want, when you want. You can explore all the sights, and even find out what else the rest of New Brunswick has to offer. We've gathered the most popular questions about car rentals in Moncton Area. Read on to find out the dos and don'ts of renting a car.
How do I find a bargain rental car in Moncton Area?
CarRentals.com makes it easy to grab the best deals. Simply type in your travel dates and scroll through the variety of car rental suppliers, pick the top rental locations, and find the best offers in Moncton Area. You should also:
- Read the mileage policy to avoid any surprises
- Book your rental car as far in advance as possible
- Avoid airport pick-ups and drop-offs if possible; they tend to be more expensive
- Compare daily and weekly rates; you may save more with a longer rental
Just following even a few of these tips can help you save big on your Moncton Area rental car.
What rental companies have retailers in Moncton Area?
From global names like National and Hertz to budget-friendly brands like Economy and Budget, CarRentals.com has some of the best brands in the business. Look through the reviews to help you figure out which is best for your next trip.
What types and makes of rental cars are on offer in Moncton Area?
That depends on how many people you are traveling with and what you'll be doing when you visit Moncton Area. If you're having trouble choosing, make sure to read over the table below. We have compared the most popular categories for you:
|Car Type||Best for||Category Includes|
|Luxury||When you really want to treat yourself on your visit to Moncton Area||Infiniti, Audi, or similar|
|SUV||Large groups who want to navigate Moncton Area together||Toyota RAV4, Dodge Grand Caravan, or similar|
|Hybrid||Those looking for a fuel-efficient vehicle||BMW i3, Kia Optima, or similar|
How old do you have to be to rent a car in Moncton Area?
Usually, the age limit for car rentals in Moncton Area is 21. But, you may find that there is an added charge if you are under the age of 25 or for higher category cars in particular. Go over the terms to figure out what any additional fees is before you book your vehicle.
Is insurance required to rent a car in Moncton Area?
Most countries require driver's insurance. You may be able to purchase additional insurance through rental car company, if you are concerned your insurance won't cover your rental during your trip.Many major card issuers, like Visa or Discover, provide some insurance on your rental; but, there may be restrictions. For example, they may not cover your rental car if you book a larger or luxury vehicle. Check the policy before you decide.
What is the difference between all the fuel policies?
Most suppliers allow you to choose which policy you want. Here is a list of the typical policies.You will need to search for a 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 car. You can use as much fuel as you want and then refill the tank when you drop the vehicle off when you are done. Just make sure to refill the tank before you return the car to avoid a refueling cost||You only pay for the fuel you use. 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 can shop around for the cheapest 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 an empty tank. Ask the provider to see if they will 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 won't have a full tank when you collect the vehicle, and you don't have to refill the gas when you drop it back off||You fill the 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?
Most rental car companies provide you a full tank policy. At CarRentals.com, we encourage returning the car topped off. If you want to keep your expenses lower, fill up your tank before bringing the car rental. Stations near or around airports or car rental places tend to have higher prices.
Is it worth getting unlimited miles?
If you wish to see all that Moncton Area offers, you're going to want unlimited miles. You can drive as far as you'd like without worrying about additional fees. Read the fine print to be certain your mileage is actually "unlimited."
Before you leave the lot
Before you get started on your Moncton Area vacation, make sure you check out a few things prior to leaving the car rental lot. You should take time to:
- Inspect the car and determine if there is any dents or scrapes. If you notice any, write it down on the paperwork
- Inspect the trunk to see if the spare is inflated and the necessary tools to change it 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 entertainment and GPS (if available). It's best to limit any unnecessary distractions when you are navigating a new city
Book your Moncton Area 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. No matter who you are traveling with, CarRentals.com has a car that can suit your needs and not break the bank.