Car rentals in Montgomery Center: All you need to know
A Montgomery Center car rental allows you to go where you want, when you want. You can check out all the sights, and even find out what else the rest of Vermont has to offer. We've collected the most frequently asked questions about renting a car in Montgomery Center. Keep reading to find out which vehicle is perfect for your trip, and how to get the best rates.
How do I find a great deal on a car rental in Montgomery Center?
CarRentals.com always tries to get you the best deal. However, there are ways to get an even lower price on your next booking. You can:
- Read the mileage policy to steer clear of any surprises
- Reserve your rental car as far ahead of time as possible
- Avoid airport pick-ups; they tend to be more expensive
- Compare weekly and daily rates; you might save more with a longer rental
Just following even a few of these tips can help you save big on your Montgomery Center rental car.
What rental suppliers have agencies in Montgomery Center?
From budget-friendly brands like Thrifty and Budget to global names like Avis and Sixt, CarRentals.com has some of the best brands in the business. Scan 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 Montgomery Center?
Whether you want a roomy family vehicle or a low-cost economy car, the sheer wealth of options in this Vermont city means you're certain to find a car that suits your needs. Some options include:
|Car Type||Best for||Category Includes|
|Full Size SUV||Families looking for adventure in the Vermont back-country||Ford Edge, Kia Sorento, or similar|
|Full Size||Planning a big trip with a large group of friends or family members||Infiniti Q50, Hyundai Sonata, or similar|
|Hybrid||Those that want to get the most mpg on their trip||BMW i3, Kia Optima, or similar|
How old do you have to be to rent a car in Montgomery Center?
Usually, to rent a car in Montgomery Center you must be at least 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 rental agreement to discover what the exact charge is before you rent your car.
Does Montgomery Center require rental car insurance?
Insurance is always needed, wherever you rent a vehicle. Nevertheless, you could already be covered by your existing car or credit card policies. Keep in mind, these policies might not totally cover your rental, and you'll need to add it to your booking for Montgomery Center. Check ahead of time and, if it is needed, you can simply include it at checkout.
What are the different fuel policies?
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 the drop-off location
|Policy Type||Policy Description||Advantages||Disadvantages|
|Full to Full||You'll have a full tank when you collect your car. You can use as much fuel as you wish and then refill the tank when you drop the vehicle off. If you refill the tank before you return your car, you won't be charged a refueling cost||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 you didn't use. You won't pay more than local fuel prices and you'll only pay service fees if you don't fill up the tank|
|Full to empty (pre-paid)||You'll pay for a full tank and return the car with an empty tank. Several suppliers offer a refund for any unused fuel. Be sure to verify with them beforehand||You won't need to find a gas station near your rental drop-off location||You usually pay a more expensive rate for a tank upfront then you would going to a nearby gas station|
|Empty to empty||You will not have a full tank of fuel when you pick up the vehicle, and you don't need to fill the tank back up when you bring the car back||You fill the 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 fuel policy should I get?
We usually advise that customers choose the full-to-full policy. This policy is the most straightforward, and you simply top off the tank before you bring it back.
Should I get unlimited miles when I rent a car in Montgomery Center?
If you wish to explore all that Montgomery Center and maybe even the rest of Vermont offers, you are going to need unlimited miles. You can drive as far as you'd like without worrying about additional charges. Review the fine print to make certain they are actually "unlimited."
Before you leave the lot
Before you begin on your Montgomery Center vacation, make sure you check out a few things prior to leaving the rental lot. It's worth the time to:
- Inspect the vehicle and determine if there is any damage or scratches. If so, 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 navigation and entertainment. It's best to limit any unnecessary distractions when you are navigating a new area
Book your Montgomery Center rental car today
Maybe you're carpooling with co-workers to and from the hotel to the conference center, maybe you're traveling solo, or maybe you're bringing your partner or kids. No matter the situation, CarRentals.com has a car rental that can fit your needs and not deplete your travel piggy bank.