Car rentals in Okegawa: All you need to know
You want a great car to get around Okegawa whether you're traveling for a business or pleasure. Check out the top sites around town and pull up in front of the popular restaurants in Okegawa. We've answered the most frequently asked questions about renting a car in Okegawa. Find out how to get the best rates on your ideal vehicle.
Where can I get a great deal on a car rental in Okegawa?
We always strive to get you the best deal. But, there are ways to get an even cheaper price on your next rental. Be sure to:
- Take time to compare vehicle pricing
- Avoid pick-ups or drop-offs at airports, which usually cost more
- Know ahead of time the amount of mileage/fuel you may use
- Search and book as far in advance as you can
These tips can help you save even more on your next car rental in Okegawa.
What rental suppliers have retailers in Okegawa?
From budget-friendly brands like Fox 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 one is best for your next trip.
What type of rental car should I get for my trip to Okegawa?
That depends on how many people you are traveling with and what you'll be doing when you visit Okegawa. If you're having a bit of trouble deciding, be sure to go over our table below. We have compared the most popular vehicle categories for you:
|Car Type||Best for||Category Includes|
|Premium||When you want to travel Okegawa in style||Cadillac XTS, Camaro, or similar|
|Minivan or SUV||Large groups who want to navigate Okegawa together||Chrysler Town & Country, Dodge Grand Caravan, or similar|
|Compact Car||When saving money and good gas mileage are your top priorities||Chevrolet Spark, Vauxhall Corsa, or similar|
What age do you have to be to rent a car in Okegawa?
Typically, the age limit for renting a car in Okegawa is 21. However, you may find that there is an additional fee if you are under 25 or for larger or higher category cars. Go over the terms to discover what any additional fees is before you reserve your rental.
Do I need insurance to rent a car in Okegawa?
When cruising through Okegawa or the rest of Japan, you will need insurance. Almost every supplier needs proof of insurance before you rent a car. Many countries require driver's insurance. You may be able to purchase temporary insurance with the rental agency.
The major credit cards (Discover, American Express, Visa, and MasterCard) will usually provide some coverage. But many of them have restrictions, like not covering larger vehicles like premium models or some SUVs. It is best to find out exactly what your credit card will cover and how much before you travel to Okegawa.
What is the fuel policy for Okegawa rental cars?
Most suppliers give you a choice of fuel policies. Below is a list of the most common ones.You will need to search for a gas station near the drop-off location
|Policy Type||Policy Description||Advantages||Disadvantages|
|Full to Full||There will be a full tank of gas when you pick up your vehicle. Use as much fuel as you need and top it off when you return your car at the rental office. 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 half of a tank? Then you just fill it back up to full. You won't be paying for any you didn't use. You won't pay more than local fuel prices and you'll only be charged refueling fees or service charges if you don't refill 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'll 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 more for a tank upfront then going to a local station|
|Empty to empty||You will not have a full tank of fuel when you collect the vehicle, and you won't need to fill the tank back up before 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 shortly after you get the car|
What type of fuel policy should I choose?
We usually advise 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.
Should I get unlimited miles when I rent a car in Okegawa?
Unlimited miles is a good option if you plan to do some sightseeing or visit a lot of customers all over Okegawa. You can cruise wherever you like and not incur extra charges. Read over your rental agreement to find out if there are any limitations.
Before you leave the lot
Be sure you check a few items before you leave the lot on your Okegawa adventure. You should:
- Walk around your car and determine if there is any dents or scratches. If you notice any, mark it down on the paperwork
- Check the trunk to see if the spare is properly inflated and both the lug wrench and jack 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
- Figure out how to work the radio or entertainment features. You don't want any unneeded distractions in a new city
Book your Okegawa car rental today
When you book with CarRentals.com, you can depend on a perfect ride that will leave you with extra cash in the bank. Book today to cash in on cheap deals on your impeccable Okegawa car rental. We'll see you on the road.