Car rentals in Mount Olive: All you need to know
A Mount Olive 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 Illinois has to offer. CarRentals.com has gathered your most popular questions about renting a car in Mount Olive. Find out which vehicle is perfect for your trip, and how to get the best rates.
How can I get a great deal on a rental car in Mount Olive?
We always try to get you the best deal. However, there are ways to get an even cheaper price on your upcoming rental. Make sure to:
- Check the mileage policy to prevent any surprise expenses
- Reserve your vehicle as far ahead of time as you can
- Avoid airport pick-ups; they normally are pricier
- Compare daily and weekly rates; you might save more with a longer rental
Even a little rental car know-how can go a long way to getting you the most savings.
What rental suppliers have outlets in Mount Olive?
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 help you figure out which is best for your next trip.
What type of rental car should I get for my trip to Mount Olive?
That all depends on your needs and what you'll be doing when you visit Mount Olive. If you're having a bit of trouble picking the right car, make sure to read over the chart below. We have compared the most popular types of cars for you:
|Car Type||Best for||Category Includes|
|Full Size SUV||Great for families who need a comfortable ride and have safety as a top priority||Ford Edge, Kia Sorento, or similar|
|Full Size||Need extra room and comfort, but with better handling and gas mileage than an SUV||Toyota Camry, Nissan Altima, or similar|
|Economy or Compact Car||Couple or two friends who plan on doing a bit of sightseeing||Fiat 500, Nissan Versa Note, or similar|
What age do you have to be to rent a car in Mount Olive?
Normally, the age limit for car rentals in Mount Olive is 21—the same as it is across the rest of the USA. However, you might need to pay a surcharge if you're under 25. Be sure to read over the terms to find any additional fees is before you book your rental.
Will I need insurance to get a car rental in Mount Olive?
When driving around Mount Olive or the rest of the U.S.A., you will need insurance. Many suppliers need proof of insurance before you pick up your automobile. Many countries require driver's insurance. You may be able to purchase additional insurance through the rental car dealer for your trip, if you know your insurance won't cover you while traveling through the U.S.A.. Otherwise, as a U.S. citizen, you can also book Collision Damage Coverage with CarRentals.com at checkout.
Many major card issuers, like Visa or Discover, offer some coverage, but there are usually restrictions. For instance, they may not cover your rental car if you book 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. Below is a list of the most common ones.You will need to find a gas station near the drop-off location
|Policy Type||Policy Description||Advantages||Disadvantages|
|Full to Full||You'll have a full tank when you collect your automobile. You can use as much fuel as you need and top it off when you return your car at the end. If you refill the tank before you return your car, you won't be charged a refueling cost||You only refill the amount of fuel that you've used. Used a quarter of a tank? Then you just fill it back up to full. You won't be paying for any fuel you didn't use. 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'll pay for a full tank of gas and return the car with the tank empty. Check with the provider to see if they will refund you for any unused fuel||You won't have to search for a gas station before you return your car||You might pay a higher rate for the tank than you would filling up at a local gas station|
|Empty to empty||You won't have a full tank when you collect the vehicle, and you won't have to fill the tank back up before you bring the car back||You refill your 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 type of fuel policy should I choose?
We usually recommend 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 Mount Olive?
Unlimited miles is a great choice if you decide to do some sightseeing or visit several clients all over Mount Olive. You can drive wherever you want without incurring extra charges. Read over your policy to find out if there are any restrictions.
Know before you go
Make sure you check a few things prior to leaving the car rental lot. You should take time to:
- Walk around your car and be sure there is no dents or scrapes. If you notice any, write it down on your paperwork
- Inspect the trunk to see if the spare is inflated and both the lug wrench and jack are there
- Familiarize yourself with the car. Adjust the mirrors and seats, and note how to turn on the lights and windshield wipers
- Get comfortable operating the entertainment and GPS (if available). It's best to limit any unnecessary distractions when you are driving around a new region
Book your Mount Olive rental car today
Use CarRentals.com to get yourself the best wheels Mount Olive has to offer. Before you know it, you'll be cruising between the great restaurants, famous landmarks, and all the amazing sites in Mount Olive.