Car rentals in Monroe: All you need to know
You need a great automobile to take you around Monroe whether you're going for a business trip or a vacation. See the famous sites around town and pull up in front of the best restaurants in Monroe. CarRentals.com has collected the most frequently asked questions about car rentals in Monroe. Read on to see the dos and don'ts of booking a rental car.
How do I get a bargain rental car in Monroe?
We always try to get you the best deal. But, there are a more ways to increase your savings. Be sure to:
- Check the mileage policy to steer clear of any surprise expenses
- Book your rental car as far ahead of time as possible
- Avoid airport pick-ups; they commonly are more expensive
- Compare daily and weekly rates; you might save more if you rent the car for longer
Even a little knowledge can go a long way to getting you the most savings.
What rental suppliers have retailers in Monroe?
From global names like Advantage and Hertz to budget-friendly brands like Dollar and Thrifty, CarRentals.com has some of the best brands in the business. Look through the online reviews to get an idea of which meets your needs.
What types and makes of rental cars are on offer in Monroe?
Whether you want a roomy family vehicle or a low-cost economy car, the sheer wealth of options in this Tennessee town means you're bound to find a car that is perfect for you. Some options include:
|Car Type||Best for||Category Includes|
|Premium||When you deserve the best||Audi A4, Cadillac XTS, or similar|
|SUV or Minivan||Large groups who want to navigate Monroe together||Ford Escape, Chrysler Town & Country, or similar|
|Economy or Compact Car||Couple or two friends heading to the beach and back||Toyota Yaris, Nissan Versa, or similar|
What age do you have to be to rent a car in Monroe?
Generally, to rent a car in Monroe you must be at least 21—the same as it is across the rest of the USA. If you are under 25, you might also need to pay a surcharge. Be sure to review the rental agreement to determine what the total will be before you rent your vehicle.
Is insurance required to rent a car in Monroe?
Most countries require the driver to have insurance. You may be able to pay for interim coverage through the rental car supplier. Otherwise, as a United States citizen, you can also purchase Collision Damage Coverage through CarRentals.com at checkout. Several credit cards (MasterCard, Visa, American Express, and Discover) will provide some coverage. However, there may be limitations, such as not covering larger vehicles such as premium models or some SUVs. Be sure to call and find out what kind of coverage is offered before you travel to Monroe.
What is the fuel policy for Monroe rental cars?
Most suppliers give you a choice of fuel policies. Here is a list of the typical policies.You will have to find a gas station close to your car rental supplier
|Policy Type||Policy Description||Advantages||Disadvantages|
|Full to Full||The tank will be full when you pick up your vehicle. Use as much petrol as you wish and top it off when you return your car. 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. If you only use half of a tank, you'll only have to refill half of a tank, and therefore avoid paying for any you don't need. You won't pay more than local fuel prices and you'll only be charged refueling fees or service charges if you don't fill up the tank|
|Full to empty (pre-paid)||You pay for a full tank when you pick the car up and bring the car back with the tank empty. Ask the rental car provider to see if they will refund you for any unused fuel||You won't need to find a gas station near your rental drop-off location||The supplier usually charges a higher rate for the fuel than a local gas station|
|Empty to empty||You may not have a full tank when you collect the vehicle, and you don't have to refill the gas when you bring the car back||You fill the tank yourself, so you can shop around for the cheapest local prices||You'll have to get some gas before you do any serious driving|
What type of fuel policy should I choose?
Many rental car suppliers offer a variety of fuel policies. However, full-to-full is our stand-out choice. It simply means returning the car with the same level of gas as you got it with, so you'll never pay for anyone else's road trips through the Monroe.
Is it worth getting unlimited miles?
If you wish to explore all that Monroe and maybe even the rest of Tennessee offers, you are going to want unlimited miles. You can drive as far as you'd like without worrying about additional fees. Review the fine print to be certain your mileage is truly "unlimited."
Know before you go
Make sure you go over a few things prior to leaving the car rental lot on your Monroe adventure. You should:
- Look over your vehicle and be certain there is no dents or scratches. If you notice any, mark it down on your 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 operating the entertainment and GPS (if available). It's best to limit any unneeded distractions when you are navigating a new area
Book your Monroe car rental today
When you book with CarRentals.com, you can count on a grand car that will leave you with extra money to spare. Cash in on cheap deals on your impeccable Monroe car rental when you book with CarRentals.com. We'll see you around town.