Car rentals in Oakdale: All you need to know
An Oakdale car rental allows you to go where you want, when you want. You can check out all the sights, and even find out what else the rest of Tennessee has to offer. CarRentals.com has collected your most popular questions about car rentals in Oakdale. Keep reading to see which vehicle is perfect for your trip, and how to get the best rates.
How do I find a great deal on a rental car in Oakdale?
CarRentals.com makes it easy to grab budget-friendly deals. Simply enter your travel dates and go down the variety of rental suppliers, select the top rental locations, and find the best offers in Oakdale. You can also:
- Compare the prices of vehicles
- Avoid pick-ups or drop-offs at airports, which can be more expensive
- Determine ahead of time the amount of fuel/mileage you may use
- Search and reserve in advance
These tips can help you save even more on your next car rental in Oakdale.
What rental suppliers have outlets in Oakdale?
From global names like Enterprise and Hertz to budget-friendly brands like Budget and Thrifty, CarRentals.com has some of the best brands in the business. Look through the reviews to get an idea of which one meets your needs.
What type of rental car should I get for my trip to Oakdale?
That all depends on your needs and what you'll be doing when you visit Oakdale. If you're having a little trouble choosing, be sure to go over the table below. We have compared the most popular vehicle categories for you:
|Car Type||Best for||Category Includes|
|Premium||When you need the best||Cadillac XTS, Infiniti Q50, or similar|
|Minivan or SUV||Family vacations where you need the extra room||Ford Escape, Chrysler Town & Country, or similar|
|Hybrid||Those that want to get the most miles per gallon on their trip||Toyota Prius, Honda Civic, or similar|
How old do you have to be to rent a car in Oakdale?
Typically, to rent a car in Oakdale you must be at least 21—the same as it is across the rest of the USA. Additionally, many suppliers charge an extra fee if you are under 25. Be sure to read over the rental agreement to figure out what the total will be before you book your rental.
Is insurance required to rent a car in Oakdale?
Insurance is mandatory, wherever you rent a vehicle. Nevertheless, your current car insurance may cover you. Additionally, if you pay for the rental in full using your credit card, the card's policy may also insure you. Keep in mind, those policies might not totally cover your rental, and you'll have to add it to your booking for Oakdale. Look into it before you book and, if it is required, you can simply include it at the CarRentals.com checkout.
What is the difference between all the fuel policies?
Most suppliers allow you to choose which policy you want. Below is a list of the most common ones.You will need to find an open gas station near your car rental 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 like and top it off when you return your car. If you refill the tank before you return your car, you won't be charged a refueling cost||You only refill the amount of fuel that you've used. Used a quarter of a tank? Then you just fill it back up to full. You won't be paying for any gas 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 pay for a full tank of gas and return the car with an empty tank. Several providers provide a refund for any unused fuel. Be sure to verify with them beforehand||You won't need to find a petrol station near your rental drop-off location||You might pay a higher rate for the tank than you would filling up at a local gas station|
|Empty to empty||You may not have a full tank when you collect the 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 need to locate a gas station as soon as you collect the car|
What fuel policy should I get?
Most rental car companies provide you a full to full tank policy. We encourage returning it topped off. For a cheaper rate, fill up your tank before returning the rental car.
Should I get unlimited miles when I rent a car in Oakdale?
If you want to check out all that Oakdale and maybe even the rest of Tennessee offers, you're going to want unlimited miles. You won't have to worry about extra charges if you decide to drive all over Oakdale. Review the fine print to be sure they are truly "unlimited."
Before you drive off
Before you begin on your Oakdale vacation, make sure you check out a few items prior to leaving the lot. You should:
- Walk around your vehicle and determine if there is any damage or scratches. If you notice any, mark it down on the paperwork
- 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 windshield wipers
- Get comfortable operating the navigation and entertainment. It's best to limit any unnecessary distractions when you are driving around a new region
Book your Oakdale car rental today
When you reserve your car rental with CarRentals.com, you can depend on a great vehicle that will leave you with money to spare. Cash in on cheap deals on your perfect Oakdale car rental when you book with CarRentals.com. See you out here.