Car rentals in Montgomery Village: All you need to know
You need a great car to take you around Montgomery Village whether you're traveling for a business or pleasure. Explore the top sites around the area and park in front of the best restaurants in Montgomery Village. We've answered your most popular questions about renting a car in Montgomery Village. Keep reading to see the dos and don'ts of booking a rental car.
How do I find a great deal on a car rental in Montgomery Village?
CarRentals.com makes it easy to snag the best rates. Simply enter your travel dates and scroll down the variety of rental car companies, select the top rental locations, and find the cheapest packages Montgomery Village has to offer. You can also:
- Compare and contrast the rates for a few suppliers on the type of car you want
- Book as far in advance as possible. You will usually get the vehicle 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 true cost before you rent
- Decide the vehicle you'll need for your drive. Don't rent more car than you need
Just following even a few of these tips can help you save on your Montgomery Village rental car.
What rental suppliers have agencies in Montgomery Village?
From global names like Ace and Enterprise to budget-friendly brands like Dollar and Thrifty, CarRentals.com has some of the best brands in the business. Scan through the online reviews to help you figure out which one is best for you.
What type of rental car should I get for my trip to Montgomery Village?
Whether you want a roomy family vehicle or a low-cost economy car, the sheer wealth of options in this Maryland town means you're bound to find a car that is perfect for you. Some options include:
|Car Type||Best for||Category Includes|
|Luxury or Premium-class||When you deserve the best||Infiniti, Mercedes Benz, or similar|
|SUV or Minivan||Large groups who want to navigate Montgomery Village together||Dodge Grand Caravan, Nissan Quest, or similar|
|Hybrid||Those that want a quiet and comfortable ride with terrific miles per gallon||BMW i3, Kia Optima, or similar|
What's the age requirement to rent a car in Montgomery Village?
Generally, the age limit for renting a car in Montgomery Village is 21. However, you may find that there is an added charge if you are under the age of 25 or for larger or higher category cars. Go through the supplier's terms to determine what any additional fees is before you book your rental.
Do I need insurance to rent a car in Montgomery Village?
When driving in Montgomery Village or the rest of the United States, you will need insurance. Many suppliers need proof of insurance before you pick up your vehicle. Almost all countries require the driver to have insurance. You may be able to purchase additional insurance through the rental car dealer, if you know your insurance won't cover your rental during your trip. Moreover, as a U.S. citizen, you can also book Collision Damage Coverage through CarRentals.com at checkout.
Although many major card issuers, like MasterCard or Discover, provide some coverage, there are usually restrictions. For example, you may not be covered if you book a luxury or larger vehicle. Make sure to check the rental car company's policy before you decide.
What is the fuel policy for Montgomery Village rental cars?
Most suppliers allow you to choose which policy you want. Here is a list of the typical policies.You will have to search for an open gas station near your car rental supplier
|Policy Type||Policy Description||Advantages||Disadvantages|
|Full to Full||There will be a full tank of gas when you get your vehicle. You can use as much fuel as you need and then refill the tank when you drop the vehicle off. 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 quarter of a tank? Simply 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 fill up the tank|
|Full to empty (pre-paid)||You'll pick up the car with a full tank of fuel and return the car with the tank empty. Check with the provider to see if they'll refund you for any unused fuel||You won't have to find for a gas station before you bring back the car||You usually pay a higher price 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 the vehicle, and you don't have to refill the gas when you bring the car back||You refill your tank yourself, so you can shop around for the cheapest local prices||You'll need to find a gas station shortly after you get the car|
What type of fuel policy should I choose?
We usually advise that you opt for the full-to-full policy. This policy is the most straightforward, and you simply top off the tank before you bring it back.
Is it worth getting unlimited miles?
Unlimited mileage is a good choice for anyone who don't want to worry about watching the odometer their whole trip. You will just need to make sure there's nothing else in the small print that could add in extra costs.
Before you leave the lot
Be sure you go over a few things prior to leaving the rental lot on your Montgomery Village adventure. You should:
- Walk around your car 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
- Figure out how to work the entertainment and GPS (if available). You don't want any unneeded distractions in a new city
Book your Montgomery Village car rental today
Use CarRentals.com to get the best wheels Montgomery Village has to offer. Before you know it, you'll be driving between the great restaurants, famous landmarks, and all the marvelous sites in Montgomery Village.