Car rentals in Palgrave: All you need to know
A Palgrave car rental gives you the opportunity to go where you want, when you want. You'll be able to explore all the sights, and even see what the rest of Ontario has to offer. We've collected the most frequently asked questions about renting a car in Palgrave. Find out which vehicle is perfect for your trip, and how to get the best rates.
How do I get a bargain car rental in Palgrave?
CarRentals.com makes it a cinch to snag budget-friendly deals. Simply enter your travel dates and scroll through the list of car rental companies, pick the top rental locations, and find the best packages Palgrave has to offer. You can also:
- Compare vehicle pricing before you book
- Avoid pick-ups or drop-offs at airports, which can cost more
- Know ahead of time the amount of mileage/fuel you may use
- Search and reserve in advance
These tips can help you save even more on your next car rental in Palgrave.
What rental companies have retailers in Palgrave?
From global names like National and Hertz to budget-friendly brands like Payless and Fox, CarRentals.com has some of the best brands in the business. Scan through the online reviews to help you figure out which one is best for you.
What type of rental car should I get for my trip to Palgrave?
That all depends on your needs and what you'll be doing when you visit Palgrave. If you're having a bit of trouble picking the right car, make sure to read over the chart below. We've compared the most popular vehicle categories for you:
|Car Type||Best for||Category Includes|
|Full Size SUV||Those looking for a little off-road adventure||Ford Explorer, Kia Sorento, BMW X3, or similar|
|Full Size||Planning a big trip with a large group of friends or family members||Toyota Camry, Nissan Altima, or similar|
|Economy Car||Couple or two friends heading to the beach and back||Toyota Yaris, Nissan Versa, or similar|
How old do you have to be to rent a car in Palgrave?
Typically, to rent a car in Palgrave you must be at least 21. But, you may find that there is an additional charge if you're under 25 or for higher category cars. Go over the terms to figure out what any additional charges is before you reserve your rental.
Will I need insurance to get a car rental in Palgrave?
Almost all countries require driver's insurance. You may be able to pay for interim insurance with the rental car company.Although many major card issuers, like MasterCard or Discover, give some insurance, there are usually restrictions. For instance, they may not cover your rental car if you reserve a luxury or larger vehicle. Make sure to check car rental supplier's policy before you decide.
Are there different fuel policies?
Most suppliers give you a choice of fuel policies. Here is a list of the typical policies.You will have to search for an open gas station close to your rental car supplier
|Policy Type||Policy Description||Advantages||Disadvantages|
|Full to Full||The gas tank will be full when you collect your car. Use as much gas as you need and top it off when you return your car at the rental office. If you refill the tank before you return your car, you won't be charged a refueling cost||You only pay for the fuel you use. If you only use half of a tank, you'll only have to refill half of a tank, and therefore avoid paying for fuel you don't need. You won't pay more than local fuel prices and you'll only be charged refueling fees or service charges if you don't fill up the tank|
|Full to empty (pre-paid)||You'll pay for a full tank of fuel and return the car with an empty tank. Some suppliers provide a refund for any unused fuel. Be sure to verify with them beforehand||You won't have to search for a gas station before you drop-off your car||You usually pay a more expensive rate for a tank upfront then going to a local station|
|Empty to empty||You won't have a full tank 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 as soon as you collect the car|
What fuel policy do you recommend?
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.
Is it worth getting unlimited miles?
Unlimited miles is a great choice if you decide to do a little sightseeing or visit a lot of clients all over Palgrave. You can cruise wherever you like without incurring added charges. Make sure to read your policy to see if there are any restrictions.
Before you drive off
Make sure you go over a few items before you leave the lot. You should take time to:
- Walk around the vehicle 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
- 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, 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 Palgrave car rental today
Use CarRentals.com to get the best wheels Palgrave has to offer. Before you know it, you'll be cruising between the well-known restaurants, world-famous landmarks, and all the fantastic sites in Palgrave.