Car rentals in Napier: All you need to know
You want a great automobile to get around Napier whether you're going for a business trip or a vacation. Check out the top sites around town and pull up in front of the best restaurants in Napier. We've collected your most frequently asked questions about car rentals in Napier. Find out the dos and don'ts of renting a car.
Where can I get a great deal on a car rental in Napier?
You're on your way to finding the best deal on your car rental with us. But, there are a more ways to increase your savings. Make sure to:
- Compare weekly and daily rates from all the different suppliers
- Book as far in advance as possible. You'll usually save more and get the car of your choice
- Educate yourself on any cost for fuel policy, additional drivers, and mileage limits. This way you will know the true cost before you book
- Determine the car you'll need for your trip. Don't rent more car than you need
These tips can help you save even more on your next car rental in Napier.
What rental companies have agencies in Napier?
From global names like Hertz and Sixt to budget-friendly brands like Dollar and Thrifty, CarRentals.com has some of the best brands in the business. Read through the online reviews to help you figure out which one is best for you.
What types and makes of rental cars are on offer in Napier?
That all depends on your needs and what activities you want to do in Napier. If you're having difficulty deciding, be sure to look over our chart below. We've compared the most popular vehicle categories for you:
|Car Type||Best for||Category Includes|
|Luxury or Premium-class||When you want to travel Napier in style||Audi A4, Cadillac XTS, or similar|
|SUV||Families with plenty of suitcases and a need for space||Chrysler Town & Country, Dodge Grand Caravan, or similar|
|Hybrid||Those that want to get the most miles per gallon on their trip||BMW i3, Kia Optima, or similar|
How old do you have to be to rent a car in Napier?
Normally, the age limit for renting a car in Napier 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 the rental agreement to discover any additional charges will be before you reserve your rental.
Does Napier require rental car insurance?
Insurance is required, wherever you rent a car. That said, you might already be covered by your existing car or credit card policies. Keep in mind, these policies may not cover you 100%, and you'll have to add it to your booking for Napier. Look into it before you book and, if it's needed, you can easily include it at the CarRentals.com checkout.
What is the fuel policy for Napier rental cars?
Most suppliers allow you to choose which policy you want. Below is a list of the most common ones.You will have to find an open gas station close to the drop-off location
|Policy Type||Policy Description||Advantages||Disadvantages|
|Full to Full||The tank will be full when you collect your car. Use as much gas as you want and top it off when you return your car at the rental office. 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. If you only use half of a tank, you'll only have to refill half of a tank, and therefore avoid paying for fuel you don't need. You won't pay more than local fuel prices 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 upfront and bring the car back with the tank empty. Check with the supplier 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 usually pay a higher rate for a tank upfront then you would going to a nearby gas station|
|Empty to empty||You won't have a full tank when you pick up your vehicle, and you don't need to fill the tank back up before you drop it back off||You refill your tank yourself, so you can shop around for the cheapest local prices||You'll have to fill up before you go on a long trip|
What fuel policy should I get?
Most suppliers give you a full to full tank policy. We encourage returning it with a full tank. If you want to save some money, fill up your tank before returning the rental car. Stations near airports or car rental places tend to have higher prices.
Should I get unlimited miles when I rent a car in Napier?
Unlimited miles is a good choice if you plan to do a bit of sightseeing or visit a lot of clients all over Napier. You can drive as much as you like without incurring extra charges. Go over your rental agreement to see if there are mileage limitations.
Before you leave the lot
Before you begin on your Napier adventure, make sure you check out a few things prior to leaving the lot. It's worth the time to:
- Inspect your car and be certain there is no damage or scratches. Be sure to make note of it on the paperwork, or you may get charged for it
- Check the trunk to see if the spare is inflated and the necessary tools to change it are there
- Familiarize yourself with the car. Adjust the mirrors and seats, and note how to turn on the lights and windshield wipers
- Figure out how to work the navigation and entertainment. It's best to limit any unnecessary distractions when you are navigating a new area
Book your Napier rental car today
When you reserve your car rental with CarRentals.com, you know you can depend on a grand car that will leave you with cash to spare. Book today to cash in on cheap deals on your ideal Napier car rental. See you on the road.