Car rentals in Monroe: All you need to know
A Monroe 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 see what the rest of Oregon has to offer. CarRentals.com has collected the most frequently asked questions about car rentals in Monroe. Keep reading to find out how to get the best rates on your ideal vehicle.
Where can I get a great deal on a rental car in Monroe?
We always strive to get you the best price. But, there are ways to get an even cheaper price on your upcoming rental. Make sure to:
- Compare and contrast weekly and daily rates from all the different suppliers
- Book as far in advance as possible. You'll usually get the car of your choice and save more
- Educate yourself on any cost for mileage limits, fuel policy, and additional drivers. That way you can make sure you know the total cost before you rent
- Don't rent more car than you'll need. Generally, the smaller the class the lower the rate
Even a little rental car know-how can go a long way to getting you the most savings.
What rental suppliers have retailers in Monroe?
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. Read through the reviews to get an idea of which is best for you.
What types and makes of rental cars are on offer in Monroe?
That depends on how many people you are traveling with and what activities you want to do in Monroe. If you're having difficulty choosing, make sure to look over our chart below. We've 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 Monroe||Cadillac XTS, Camaro, or similar|
|SUV||If you plan on doing plenty of sightseeing and want a comfy ride||Hyundai Santa Fe, Nissan Quest, or similar|
|Economy Car||Couple or two friends who plan on doing some sightseeing||Fiat 500, Nissan Versa Note, or similar|
What age do you have to be to rent a car in Monroe?
Typically, the age limit for renting a car in Monroe is 21. Please note, there might be an added charge if you're under 25 or for higher category cars in particular. Read over the supplier's terms to determine what any additional fees is before you book your car.
Do I need insurance to rent a car in Monroe?
When cruising through Monroe or the rest of the U.S.A., you will need insurance. Many suppliers require that you show proof of insurance before you pick up your car. Almost all countries require driver's insurance. You might be able to purchase additional insurance through the rental car dealer, if you are concerned your insurance won't cover you while traveling through the United States. Moreover, as a U.S. citizen, you can also add on Collision Damage Coverage through CarRentals.com during checkout.
Many major card issuers, like Visa or Discover, provide some coverage, however, there are usually restrictions. For example, they may not cover your rental car if you get a luxury or larger vehicle. Check the rental car company's 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 find a gas station near your rental car supplier
|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 top it off when you return your car when you are done. Just make sure to refill the tank before you return the car to avoid a refueling cost||You only need to replace the fuel you used. Used a half of a tank? Simply fill it back up to full. You won't need to pay for any you didn't use. You can shop around for the cheapest prices and you'll only pay service charges if you don't fill up the tank|
|Full to empty (pre-paid)||You'll pick up the car with a full tank and return the car with an empty tank. Some rental car companies offer a refund for any unused fuel. Be sure to confirm with them beforehand||You won't need to find a fuel station near your rental drop-off location||You usually pay a higher rate for a tank upfront then you would going to a nearby gas station|
|Empty to empty||You may not have a full tank when you collect your vehicle, and you don't need to refill the gas before you bring the car back||You refill your tank yourself, so you won't pay more than local pump prices||You'll need to find a gas station as soon as you collect the car|
What type of fuel policy should I choose?
At CarRentals.com, we encourage a full tank policy. You should receive your car with a full tank, and you should return it with a full tank of gas. For a cheaper rate, find a filling station before bringing the vehicle. Stations close to airports or car rental places tend to have higher prices.
Should I get unlimited miles when I rent a car in Monroe?
Unlimited miles is a great choice if you decide to do a bit of sightseeing or visit several customers all over Monroe. You can drive wherever you want and not incur extra charges. Make sure to read your rental agreement to discover if there are any restrictions.
Before you drive off
Before you begin on your Monroe trip, be sure you check out a few things before you leave the car rental lot. It's important to:
- Check out your car and determine if there is any dents or scratches. Be sure to make note of it on the paperwork, or you may get charged for it
- 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 radio or entertainment features. You don't want any unneeded distractions in a new city
Book your Monroe rental car today
When you reserve your car rental with CarRentals.com, you can depend on a wonderful ride that will leave you with cash to spare. Book today to cash in on cheap deals on your ideal Monroe rental car. We'll see you around town.