Car rentals in Mustang: All you need to know
You want a great automobile to take you around Mustang whether you're going for a business or pleasure. Explore the famous sites around town and pull up in front of the popular restaurants in Mustang. CarRentals.com has answered the most frequently asked questions about car rentals in Mustang. Read on to see the dos and don'ts of booking a rental car.
How can I find a bargain rental car in Mustang?
CarRentals.com makes it easy to snag the cheapest rates. Just type in your travel dates and go through the variety of rental suppliers, choose the top rental locations, and find the most wallet-friendly packages Mustang has to offer. You can also:
- Compare the prices of vehicles
- Avoid airport pick-ups or drop-offs, which usually are more expensive
- Know ahead of time the amount of fuel/mileage you may use
- Search and book in advance
Even a little knowledge can go a long way to getting you the most savings.
What rental companies have retailers in Mustang?
From budget-friendly brands like Budget and Thrifty to global names like Avis and Sixt, CarRentals.com has some of the best brands in the business. Look through the online reviews to get an idea of which one is best for you.
What type of rental car should I get for my trip to Mustang?
That all depends on your needs and what you'll be doing when you visit Mustang. If you're having a little trouble choosing, make sure to go over the chart below. We have compared the most popular vehicle categories for you:
|Car Type||Best for||Category Includes|
|Full Size SUV||Best for families or groups who need a comfortable ride and to fit in all their luggage||Ford Edge, Jaguar F-Pace, or similar|
|Full Size||For big groups that want better fuel economy than an SUV||Toyota Camry, Nissan Altima, or similar|
|Economy or Compact Car||When saving money is a top priority||Ford Fiesta, Chevrolet Spark, or similar|
What age do you have to be to rent a car in Mustang?
Typically, to rent a car in Mustang you must be at least 21—the same as it is across the rest of the United States of America. Additionally, many suppliers charge an added fee if you are under 25. Be sure to read the supplier's terms to figure out any additional charges is before you rent your car.
Will I need insurance to get a car rental in Mustang?
Insurance is mandatory, no matter where you're renting a car. With that said, your current car insurance may cover you. Additionally, if you pay for the rental in full using your credit card, the card's policy may also insure you. Keep in mind, your policies may not provide 100% coverage, and you'll have to add it to your booking for Mustang. Check in advance and, if it is required, you can just add it at the CarRentals.com checkout.
What are the different fuel policies?
Most suppliers allow you to choose which policy you want. Here is a list of the typical policies.You will have to search for a gas station near your rental car supplier
|Policy Type||Policy Description||Advantages||Disadvantages|
|Full to Full||You'll have a full tank when you collect your car. Use as much petrol as you like and top it off when you return your car at the rental dealer. 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. Used a half of a tank? Then you just fill it back up to full. You won't need to pay for any fuel you didn't use. 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 of gas when you pick the car up and bring the car back with the tank empty. Some rental car companies offer a refund for any unused fuel. Be sure to check with them beforehand||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 fill the tank back up when you bring the car back||You refill your 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 should I get?
Many suppliers offer a range of fuel policies. However, the stand-out winner is usually full-to-full. 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 Mustang.
Is it worth getting unlimited miles?
If you want to see all that Mustang and maybe even the rest of Oklahoma offers, you're going to want unlimited miles. You won't have to worry about extra charges if you decide to drive all over Mustang. Go over the fine print to be certain they are actually "unlimited."
Tips before you leave the lot
Be sure you go over a few items before you leave the car rental lot on your Mustang adventure. You should:
- Inspect your vehicle and determine if there is any dents or scratches. 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 properly inflated and both the lug wrench and jack are there
- Familiarize yourself with the car. Adjust the mirrors and seats to your liking, and figure out how to turn on the lights and wipers
- Get comfortable working the navigation and entertainment. It's best to limit any unnecessary distractions when you are navigating a new city
Book your Mustang rental car today
You know you can count on a perfect ride that will leave you with money to spare when you book with CarRentals.com. Cash in on cheap deals on your perfect Mustang rental car when you book with us. See you on the road.