Car rentals in Newell: All you need to know
A Newell car rental gives you the opportunity to go where you want, when you want. You'll be able to check out all the sights, and even see what the rest of Iowa has to offer. CarRentals.com has collected your most popular questions about renting a car in Newell. Keep reading to find out the dos and don'ts of renting a car.
How do I get a great deal on a car rental in Newell?
CarRentals.com makes it easy to grab the cheapest deals. Just type in your travel dates and scroll through the list of rental car suppliers, pick the top rental locations, and find the best offers in Newell. You can also:
- Read through the mileage policy to prevent any surprise fees
- Book your rental car as far in advance as you can
- Avoid airport pick-ups; they normally are pricier
- Compare daily and weekly rates; you might save more with a longer rental
These tips can help you save even more on your next car rental in Newell.
What rental suppliers have outlets in Newell?
From global names like Hertz and Sixt to budget-friendly brands like Thrifty and Budget, CarRentals.com has some of the best brands in the business. Read through the online reviews to help you figure out which is best for you.
What types and makes of rental cars are on offer in Newell?
That depends on your needs and what you'll be doing when you visit Newell. If you're having trouble deciding, be sure to read over our table below. We've compared the most popular types of vehicles for you:
|Car Type||Best for||Category Includes|
|Full Size SUV||Families or groups looking for adventure in the Iowa back-country||Ford Explorer, Kia Sorento, BMW X3, or similar|
|Full Size||Need extra room and comfort, but with the handling of a sedan||Infiniti Q50, Ford Fusion, or similar|
|Hybrid||Those that want to get the most miles per gallon on their trip||Toyota Prius, Honda Civic, or similar|
What age do you have to be to rent a car in Newell?
Typically, to rent a car in Newell you must be at least 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 through the rental agreement to discover any additional fees is before you rent your car.
Does Newell require rental car insurance?
Most countries require the driver to have insurance. You may be able to buy additional insurance through rental car supplier for your trip, if you are concerned your insurance won't cover your rental. Otherwise, as a U.S. citizen, you can also book Collision Damage Coverage with CarRentals.com at checkout. Several credit card issuers (American Express, Visa, MasterCard, and Discover) will cover your car rental. However, many of them have restrictions, such as not covering larger automobiles like premium models or some SUVs. It is best to call and find out exactly what your credit card will cover and how much before you head to Newell.
What is the fuel policy for Newell 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||You'll have a full tank when you collect your automobile. You can use as much fuel as you wish and then refill the tank when you drop the vehicle off 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. If you only use half of a tank, it's only necessary refill half of a tank, and therefore avoid paying for any you don't need. You can fill up at any station you want and you'll only be charged refueling fees if you don't fill up the tank|
|Full to empty (pre-paid)||You pay for a full tank when you pick the car up and bring the car back with the tank empty. Check with the supplier to see if they will refund you for any unused fuel||There will be no need to go searching for a gas station before you bring back the car||You usually pay a higher rate for a tank upfront then going to a local station|
|Empty to empty||You will not have a full tank of fuel when you pick up the vehicle, and you won't need to fill the tank back up when you bring the car back||You refill your tank yourself, so you won't pay more than local pump prices||You'll have to get some gas before you go on a long trip|
What fuel policy do you recommend?
We usually advise 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.
Is it worth getting unlimited miles?
Unlimited miles is a good option if you decide to do a bit of sightseeing or visit a lot of clients all over Newell. You can drive wherever you like and not incur added charges. Review your policy to find out if there are mileage restrictions.
Tips before you leave the lot
Be sure you check a few items prior to leaving the car rental lot. It's worth the time to:
- Inspect the car and determine if there is any damage or scrapes. Be sure to make note of it on the paperwork, or you may get charged for it
- Inspect the trunk to determine 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
- Get comfortable working the entertainment and GPS (if available). You don't want any unneeded distractions in a new city
Book your Newell car rental today
Use CarRentals.com to get the best wheels Newell has to offer. Before you know it, you'll be going between the well-known restaurants, renowned landmarks, and all the marvelous sites in Newell.