Car rentals in Owerri: All you need to know
An Owerri car rental allows you to go where you want, when you want. You can explore all the sights, and even find out what the rest of the area has to offer. CarRentals.com has collected your most popular questions about renting a car in Owerri. Read on to discover the dos and don'ts of booking a rental car.
How can I get a great deal on a rental car in Owerri?
CarRentals.com makes it a cinch to get the best rates. Simply type in your travel dates and scroll through the variety of car rental suppliers, pick the top rental locations, and find the most wallet-friendly offers in Owerri. You should also:
- Read through the mileage policy to steer clear of any surprise expenses
- Book your car rental as far ahead of time as possible
- Avoid airport pick-ups; they tend to be pricier
- Compare weekly and daily rates; you might save more if you rent the car for longer
Just following even a few of these tips can help you save big on your Owerri rental car.
What rental companies have agencies in Owerri?
From global names like Ace and Enterprise to budget-friendly brands like Economy and Budget, 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 types and makes of rental cars are on offer in Owerri?
That all depends on your needs and what activities you want to do in Owerri. If you're having a little trouble choosing, be sure to go over the table below. We've compared the most popular types of cars for you:
|Car Type||Best for||Category Includes|
|Premium||Business travelers who want a little luxury as they cruise Owerri||Infiniti, Mercedes Benz, or similar|
|SUV||Families with a lot of luggage and a need for space||Chrysler Pacifica, Dodge Grand Caravan, or similar|
|Compact Car||Easy to park and have great miles per gallon||Fiat 500, Nissan Versa Note, or similar|
How old do you have to be to rent a car in Owerri?
Normally, the age limit for renting a car in Owerri is 21. But, you may find that there is an added fee if you are under 25 or for larger or higher category cars in particular. Read over the terms to determine what the exact rate is before you book your rental.
Will I need insurance to get a car rental in Owerri?
When driving in Owerri or the rest of country, you will need insurance. Almost every supplier requires that you show proof of insurance before you rent a car. Many countries require the driver to have insurance. You may be able to buy interim insurance through the rental supplier.
Many major card issuers, like MasterCard or Discover, offer some insurance on your rental, but there are usually restrictions. For example, they may not cover your rental car if you book a larger or luxury vehicle. Check your rental car company's policy before you decide.
What is the difference between all the fuel policies?
Most suppliers give you a choice of fuel policies. Here is a list of the typical policies.You will have 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 pick up your automobile. You can use as much fuel as you need and top it off when you return your car at the end. As long as you replace the fuel before returning the car, you won't face any extra fees||You only pay for the fuel you use. 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 pay service charges 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. Ask 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 drop-off your car||You usually pay a more expensive rate for a tank upfront then you would going to a nearby gas station|
|Empty to empty||You won't have a full tank when you pick up the vehicle, and you don't need to refill the gas before you drop it back off||You fill the tank yourself, so you can shop around for the cheapest local prices||You'll need to find a gas station shortly after you collect the car|
What type of fuel policy should I choose?
We usually recommend that customers opt for the full-to-full policy. This policy is the most straightforward, and you simply top off the tank before you bring it back.
Should I get unlimited miles when I rent a car in Owerri?
Unlimited mileage is a good option for those who don't want to worry about how many miles they are driving. Just make sure that your policy really provides unlimited miles. Check the fine print before you book.
Before you drive off
Before you begin on your Owerri adventure, make sure you check out a few things prior to leaving the lot. You should take time to:
- Check out the vehicle and make sure there is no dents or scrapes. If so, mark it down on your paperwork
- Check the trunk to determine if the spare is properly inflated and the jack and lung wrench are there
- Familiarize yourself with the car. Adjust the mirrors and seats to your liking, and figure out how to turn on the lights and windshield wipers
- Get comfortable working the entertainment and GPS (if available). It's best to limit any unneeded distractions when you are navigating a new area
Book your Owerri rental car today
Use CarRentals.com to get the best wheels Owerri has to offer. Before you know it, you'll be going between the highly-rated restaurants, famous landmarks, and all the must-see sites in Owerri.