Car rentals in Newark Valley: All you need to know
A Newark Valley car rental gives you the opportunity to go where you want, when you want. You can check out all the sights, and even find out what else the rest of New York has to offer. CarRentals.com has gathered your most frequently asked questions about renting a car in Newark Valley. Find out how to get the best rates on your ideal vehicle.
How can I find a bargain car rental in Newark Valley?
You are on your way to getting the best price on your car rental by going through us. But, to increase your savings on your trip to Newark Valley you can do a few things. Make sure to:
- Compare and contrast the rates for a few suppliers on the type of car you want
- Book as far in advance as possible. You'll usually get your vehicle of your choice and save more
- Check the fuel and mileage policies. You don't want to be surprised with additional costs
- Don't get more car than you'll need. Usually, the smaller the class the cheaper the rate
Even a little rental car know-how can go a long way to getting you the most savings.
What rental suppliers have retailers in Newark Valley?
From budget-friendly brands like Economy and Budget to global names like Enterprise and Sixt, 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 types and makes of rental cars are on offer in Newark Valley?
That all depends on your needs and what you'll be doing when you visit Newark Valley. If you're having a little trouble picking the right car, be sure to look over our chart below. We have compared the most popular categories for you:
|Car Type||Best for||Category Includes|
|Luxury||Everyone who wants to travel Newark Valley in style||Audi A4, Cadillac XTS, or similar|
|SUV||Families with a lot of bags and a need for space||Hyundai Santa Fe, Nissan Quest, or similar|
|Hybrid||Those that want a quiet and comfortable ride with terrific miles per gallon||BMW i3, Kia Optima, or similar|
What's the age requirement to rent a car in Newark Valley?
Generally, the age limit for car rentals in Newark Valley is 21. Please note, there might be an added fee if you're under the age of 25 or for larger or higher category rentals in particular. Go through the terms to determine what any additional charges is before you book your rental.
Do I need insurance to rent a car in Newark Valley?
Most countries require the driver to have insurance. You may be able to buy temporary coverage through the rental car company. Otherwise, as a United States citizen, you can also book Collision Damage Coverage through CarRentals.com at checkout. Many credit cards (MasterCard, Visa, American Express, and Discover) will provide some coverage. However, many of them have restrictions, such as not covering large automobiles such as premium models or some SUVs. Make sure to call and find out exactly what your credit card will cover and how much before you travel to Newark Valley.
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 need to search for an open gas station close to your rental car supplier
|Policy Type||Policy Description||Advantages||Disadvantages|
|Full to Full||There will be a full tank of gas when you collect your automobile. You can use as much fuel as you need and top it off when you return your car when you are done. As long as you replace the fuel before returning the car, you won't face any extra fees||You only need to replace the fuel you used. Used a quarter of a tank? Simply fill it back up to full. You won't be paying for any gas you didn't use. You won't pay more than local fuel prices and you'll only pay service charges if you don't fill up the tank|
|Full to empty (pre-paid)||You pay for a full tank of fuel upfront and bring the car back with the tank empty. Many suppliers offer a refund for any unused fuel. Be sure to verify with them beforehand||There will be no need to go searching for a gas station before you drop-off your car||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 your vehicle, and you don't need to refill the gas when you bring the car back||You fill the tank yourself, so you won't pay more than local pump prices||You'll need to find a gas station shortly after you collect the car|
What fuel policy do you recommend?
At CarRentals.com, we encourage a full to full policy. You should get into your car topped off. If you return the rental with less than the amount you received it with, most companies will charge a premium to top it back off. To avoid any added expenses, fill up your tank before you return the car.
Is it worth getting unlimited miles?
Unlimited mileage is a good choice for travelers who don't want to worry about incurring any extra charges with the distance they drive. Just make sure that your policy really provides unlimited miles. Check the fine print before you book.
Before you drive off
Before you begin on your Newark Valley adventure, make sure you go over a few things prior to leaving the lot. It's important to:
- Look over the vehicle and be certain there is no dents or scrapes. Be sure to make note of it on the paperwork, or you may get charged for it
- Make you have a properly inflated spare tire, lug wrench, and jack in the trunk
- 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 wipers
- Figure out how to work the radio or entertainment features. You don't want any unneeded distractions in a new city
Book your Newark Valley car rental today
Maybe you're traveling with your partner and kids, or carpooling with co-workers to and from the hotel to the conference center. Maybe you're traveling solo. No matter the situation, CarRentals.com has a car that can fit your requirement and not break your wallet.