Car rentals in Naracoorte: All you need to know
A Naracoorte car rental allows you to go where you want, when you want. You can check out all the sights, and even see what the rest of South Australia has to offer. We've collected your most frequently asked questions about renting a car in Naracoorte. Keep reading to find out the dos and don'ts of car rentals.
Where do I get a bargain car rental in Naracoorte?
We always strive to get you the best price. However, there are ways to get an even lower price on your upcoming rental. You can:
- Read through the mileage policy to prevent any surprise expenses
- Reserve your vehicle as far ahead of time as possible
- Avoid airport pick-ups; they normally are more expensive
- Compare daily and weekly rates; you may 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 companies have agencies in Naracoorte?
From budget-friendly brands like Budget and Thrifty to global names like National and Enterprise, CarRentals.com has some of the best brands in the business. Read through the reviews to get an idea of which meets your needs.
What type of rental car should I get for my trip to Naracoorte?
That all depends on your needs and what you'll be doing when you visit Naracoorte. If you're having trouble deciding, make sure to go over the table below. We have compared the most popular vehicle categories for you:
|Car Type||Best for||Category Includes|
|Premium||If you really want to go all out on your getaway to Naracoorte||Audi A4, Cadillac XTS, or similar|
|SUV or Minivan||If you plan on doing plenty of sightseeing and want a comfortable ride||Jeep Grand Cherokee, Nissan Quest, or similar|
|Hybrid||Those that want to get the most mpg on their trip||Toyota Prius, Honda Civic, or similar|
How old do you have to be to rent a car in Naracoorte?
Typically, the age limit for car rentals in Naracoorte is 21—the same as it is across most of the country. If you are under 25, you might also need to pay a surcharge. Be sure to read the supplier's terms to figure out what the total is before you reserve your rental.
Do I need insurance to rent a car in Naracoorte?
Almost all countries require driver's insurance. You may be able to purchase interim coverage through the rental car supplier.Many credit cards (MasterCard, Visa, American Express, and Discover) will provide some coverage. However, many of them have restrictions, like not covering larger automobiles such as trucks or SUVs. It is best to call and find out what kind of coverage is offered before you travel to Naracoorte.
What is the fuel policy for Naracoorte rental cars?
Most suppliers give you a choice of fuel policies. Here is a list of the typical policies.You will have to search for a gas station close to your car rental supplier
|Policy Type||Policy Description||Advantages||Disadvantages|
|Full to Full||The tank will be full when you collect your car. You can use as much fuel as you want and then refill the tank when you drop the vehicle off at the rental office. Just make sure to refill the tank before you return the car to avoid a refueling cost||You only pay for the fuel you use. Used a half of a tank? Simply fill it back up to full. You won't be paying for any you didn't use. You can fill up at any station you want and you'll only pay service fees if you don't refill the tank|
|Full to empty (pre-paid)||You pay for a full tank of gas upfront and bring the car back with the tank empty. Check with the rental car provider to see if they'll refund you for any unused fuel||You won't need to find a fuel 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 will not have a full tank of fuel when you pick up your vehicle, and you won't need to refill the gas when you drop it back off||You refill your tank yourself, so you can shop around for the cheapest local prices||You'll have to get some gas before you do any serious driving|
What fuel policy do you recommend?
Most rental car suppliers give you a full tank policy. We recommend bringing the car back filled up. If you want to save some money, fill up your tank before you bring your car back.
Is it worth getting unlimited miles?
If you wish to explore all that Naracoorte offers, you're going to need unlimited miles. You can drive as far as you'd like without worrying about additional charges. Go over the fine print to make sure they are truly "unlimited."
Before you leave the lot
Be sure you check a few things before you leave the lot on your Naracoorte adventure. You should take time to:
- Inspect your car and determine if there is any dents or scratches. If so, write it down on the paperwork
- Inspect the trunk to see 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, and note how to turn on the lights and windshield wipers
- Figure out how to work the entertainment and GPS (if available). It's best to limit any unnecessary distractions when you are driving around a new region
Book your Naracoorte car rental today
Use CarRentals.com to get yourself the best wheels Naracoorte has to offer. Before you know it, you'll be driving between the highly-rated restaurants, world-famous landmarks, and all the marvelous sites in Naracoorte.