Car rentals in Moseley: All you need to know
A Moseley car rental allows you to go where you want, when you want. You'll be able to check out all the sights, and even find out what else the rest of Virginia has to offer. We've gathered the most popular questions about car rentals in Moseley. Read on to find out the dos and don'ts of renting a car.
How do I find a bargain rental car in Moseley?
CarRentals.com makes it a breeze to get the best rates. Simply enter your travel dates and go down the list of rental car suppliers, choose the top rental locations, and find the most wallet-friendly offers in Moseley. You should also:
- Compare and contrast daily and weekly rates from all the different suppliers
- Book as far in advance as possible. You will usually save more and get the car of your choice
- Educate yourself on any cost for mileage limits, fuel policy, and additional drivers. That way you will know the total cost before you book
- Decide what vehicle you'll need for your vacation. Don't rent more car than you need
Even a little rental car know-how can go a long way to getting you the most savings.
What rental suppliers have outlets in Moseley?
From global names like National and Hertz to budget-friendly brands like Thrifty and Budget, CarRentals.com has some of the best brands in the business. Read through the online reviews to get an idea of which is best for your next trip.
What type of rental car should I get for my trip to Moseley?
Whether you want a roomy family vehicle or a low-cost economy car, the sheer wealth of options in this Virginia metropolis means you're bound to find a car that is perfect for you. Some options include:
|Car Type||Best for||Category Includes|
|Full Size SUV||Families looking for adventure in the Virginia back-country||Ford Edge, Kia Sorento, or similar|
|Full Size||Families with suitcases and a need for space||Infiniti Q50, Hyundai Sonata, or similar|
|Compact Car||For those on a strict travel budget||Ford Fiesta, Chevrolet Spark, or similar|
What age do you have to be to rent a car in Moseley?
Usually, to rent a car in Moseley 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 read over the rental agreement to find what the total will be before you book your rental.
Will I need insurance to get a car rental in Moseley?
When cruising through Moseley or the rest of the U.S. of A., you will need insurance. Many suppliers require that you show proof of insurance before you pick up your vehicle. Most countries require the driver to have insurance. You may be able to pay for temporary insurance with the rental supplier. Otherwise, as a United States citizen, you can also add on Collision Damage Coverage through CarRentals.com during checkout.
The major credit card issuers (American Express, Visa, MasterCard, and Discover) will usually provide some coverage. However, many of them have restrictions, like not covering bigger vehicles like trucks or SUVs. It is best to call and find out what kind of coverage is offered before you travel to Moseley.
What is the difference between all the fuel policies?
Most suppliers allow you to choose which policy you want. Below is a list of the most common ones.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 pick up your vehicle. Use as much gas as you want and top it off when you return your car. If you refill the tank before you return your car, you won't be charged 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 any you don't need. You can fill up at any station you want and you'll only pay service charges if you don't refill 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. Many suppliers provide a refund for any unused fuel. Be sure to confirm with them beforehand||You won't have to search for a gas station before you bring back the car||You usually pay a more expensive 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 won't need to fill the tank back up before you drop it back off||You fill the tank yourself, so you can shop around for the cheapest local prices||You'll have to fill up before you do any serious driving|
What fuel policy do you recommend?
We usually advise that you opt for the full-to-full policy. This policy simply means you bring your rental back to the full, and you're all set.
Should I get unlimited miles when I rent a car in Moseley?
Unlimited miles is a good choice if you plan to do a bit of sightseeing or visit several business associates all over Moseley. You can cruise wherever you like and not incur extra charges. Go over your rental agreement to see if there are any restrictions.
Tips before you leave the lot
Before you begin on your Moseley adventure, go over a few things before you leave the lot. It's important to:
- Inspect the car and determine if there is any damage or scrapes. Be sure to make note of it on the paperwork, or you may get charged for it
- Check the trunk to determine if the spare is inflated and the necessary tools to change it are there
- Get familiar with the controls of your 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). You don't want any unneeded distractions in a new city
Book your Moseley rental car today
Use CarRentals.com to get the best wheels Moseley has to offer. Before you know it, you'll be going between the well-known restaurants, renowned landmarks, and all the marvelous sites in Moseley.