Car rentals in Northgate: All you need to know
A Northgate car rental allows you 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 Saskatchewan has to offer. CarRentals.com has answered your most frequently asked questions about renting a car in Northgate. Read on to see which vehicle is perfect for your trip, and how to get the best rates.
Where can I find a great deal on a rental car in Northgate?
CarRentals.com makes it easy to book budget-friendly rates. Just enter your travel dates and go down the list of rental car suppliers, pick the top rental locations, and find the most wallet-friendly packages Northgate has to offer. You should also:
- Take time to compare vehicle pricing
- Avoid airport pick-ups or drop-offs, which typically are more expensive
- Determine ahead of time how much mileage/fuel you may use
- Search and reserve as far in advance as you can
Even a little rental car know-how can go a long way to getting you the most savings.
What rental companies have retailers in Northgate?
From global names like Enterprise and Sixt to budget-friendly brands like Dollar and Thrifty, CarRentals.com has some of the best brands in the business. Look through the online reviews to help you figure out which is best for your next trip.
What type of rental car should I get for my trip to Northgate?
Whether you want a roomy family vehicle or a low-cost economy car, the sheer wealth of options in this Saskatchewan metropolis means you're certain to find a car that is perfect for you. Some options include:
|Car Type||Best for||Category Includes|
|Full Size SUV||Best for families who want comfort and have safety as a top priority||Ford Explorer, Kia Sorento, BMW X3, or similar|
|Full Size||Families with bags and a need for space||Infiniti Q50, Ford Fusion, or similar|
|Compact Car||When saving money is a top priority||Toyota Yaris, Nissan Versa, or similar|
What's the age requirement to rent a car in Northgate?
Normally, the age limit for car rentals in Northgate 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 over the supplier's terms to find any additional fees is before you reserve your rental.
Will I need insurance to get a car rental in Northgate?
When driving around Northgate or the rest of Canada, you'll need insurance. Many suppliers require that you show proof of insurance before you pick up your automobile. Almost all countries require driver's insurance. You may be able to buy interim insurance through the rental agency.
Although many of the major card issuers, like Visa and MasterCard, provide some coverage, there are usually restrictions. For instance, they may not cover your rental car if you book a luxury or larger vehicle. Make sure to check your rental car company's policy before you decide.
What is the fuel policy for Northgate rental cars?
Most suppliers give you a choice of fuel policies. Below is a list of the most common ones.You will have to search for a gas station close to the drop-off location
|Policy Type||Policy Description||Advantages||Disadvantages|
|Full to Full||The gas tank will be full when you collect your vehicle. You can use as much fuel as you like and top it off when you return your car at the rental dealer. 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, you'll only need to refill half of a tank, and therefore avoid paying for any 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'll pay for a full tank and return the car with the tank empty. Several rental car companies provide a refund for any unused fuel. Be sure to check with them beforehand||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 collect your vehicle, and you won't need to fill the tank back up when you drop it back off||You refill your tank yourself, so you won't pay more than local pump prices||You'll need to find a gas station shortly after you get the car|
What fuel policy should I get?
We usually suggest that customers opt for the full-to-full policy. This policy simply means you bring your rental back to the full, and you're all set.
Is it worth getting unlimited miles?
If you wish to check out all that Northgate offers, you are going to need unlimited miles. You won't have to worry about extra charges if you decide to drive all over Northgate. Review the fine print to make sure they are actually "unlimited."
Before you drive off
Be sure you go over a few items before you leave the car rental lot on your Northgate adventure. You should:
- Check out the car and determine if there is any dents or scratches. If so, write it down on your paperwork
- Make you have a properly inflated spare tire, lug wrench, and jack in the trunk
- 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 radio or entertainment features. It's best to limit any unnecessary distractions when you are driving around a new city
Book your Northgate rental car today
When you book with CarRentals.com, you can count on a grand vehicle that will result in more extra money in the bank. Cash in on cheap deals on your impeccable Northgate rental car when you book with CarRentals.com. See you around town.