Car rentals in Newtown: All you need to know
A Newtown 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 Indiana has to offer. CarRentals.com has collected the most popular questions about renting a car in Newtown. Keep reading to discover which vehicle is perfect for your trip, and how to get the best rates.
Where do I get a great deal on a rental car in Newtown?
CarRentals.com makes it easy to book the cheapest deals. Simply type in your travel dates and go through the list of rental car companies, choose the top rental locations, and find the best packages Newtown has to offer. You can also:
- Compare weekly and daily rates from all the different suppliers
- Book as far in advance as possible. You will usually save more and get the car of your choice
- Be aware of any cost for mileage limits, fuel policy, and additional drivers. This way you will know the true cost before you book
- Don't rent more car than you'll need. Generally, the smaller the car, the lower the rate
These tips can help you save even more on your next car rental in Newtown.
What rental companies have retailers in Newtown?
From budget-friendly brands like Fox and Budget to global names like Hertz and Enterprise, CarRentals.com has some of the best brands in the business. Scan through the online reviews to get an idea of which one meets your needs.
What types and makes of rental cars are on offer in Newtown?
That all depends on your needs and what you'll be doing when you visit Newtown. If you're having a bit of trouble choosing, be sure to go over the table below. We've compared the most popular categories for you:
|Car Type||Best for||Category Includes|
|Luxury or Premium-class||When you really want to go all out on your trip to Newtown||Audi A4, Cadillac XTS, or similar|
|Minivan||Large groups who want to navigate Newtown together||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|
What age do you have to be to rent a car in Newtown?
Generally, to rent a car in Newtown you must be at least 21—the same as it is across the rest of the United States of America. If you are under 25, you might also need to pay a surcharge. Be sure to read through the supplier's terms to figure out any additional charges is before you book your car.
Will I need insurance to get a car rental in Newtown?
Most countries require the driver to have insurance. You may be able to purchase temporary coverage with the rental car company. Otherwise, as a U.S. citizen, you can also book Collision Damage Coverage with CarRentals.com at checkout. Many major card issuers, like Visa or American Express, provide some insurance on your rental; however, there are usually restrictions. For example, you may not be covered if you book a luxury or larger vehicle. Make sure to check rental car supplier's policy before you decide.
Are there 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 find a gas station near your car rental supplier
|Policy Type||Policy Description||Advantages||Disadvantages|
|Full to Full||The gas tank will be full when you collect your vehicle. Use as much petrol as you wish and then refill the tank when you drop the vehicle off at the end. If you refill the tank before you return your car, you won't be charged a refueling cost||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 fuel you didn't use. 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'll receive the car with a full tank and return the car with an empty tank. Check with the provider to see if they will 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 may not have a full tank when you pick up the vehicle, and you won't have to fill the tank back up before you drop it back off||You fill the tank yourself, so you won't pay more than local pump prices||You'll have to get some gas before you do any serious driving|
What type of fuel policy should I choose?
Many suppliers offer a range of fuel policies. However, full-to-full is our stand-out choice. 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 Newtown.
Is it worth getting unlimited miles?
If you plan to see all that Newtown and maybe even the rest of Indiana offers, you are going to need unlimited miles. You can drive as far as you'd like without worrying about additional fees. Go over the fine print to make sure they are truly "unlimited."
Tips before you leave the lot
Before you begin on your Newtown vacation, be sure you check out a few things prior to leaving the lot. You should take time to:
- Check out the car 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 see if the spare is inflated and the jack and lung wrench 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 operating the radio or entertainment features. You don't want any unneeded distractions in a new city
Book your Newtown rental car today
Use CarRentals.com to get yourself the best wheels Newtown has to offer. Before you know it, you'll be going between the well-known restaurants, famous landmarks, and all the amazing sites in Newtown.