Car rentals in Palmyra: All you need to know
A Palmyra 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 Nebraska has to offer. CarRentals.com has collected your most frequently asked questions about renting a car in Palmyra. Keep reading to see how to get the best rates on your ideal vehicle.
How can I find a great deal on a rental car in Palmyra?
CarRentals.com makes it a cinch to book the cheapest deals. Simply enter your travel dates and scroll through the variety of car rental companies, select the top rental locations, and find the most wallet-friendly packages Palmyra has to offer. You should also:
- Compare the prices of vehicles
- Avoid airport pick-ups or drop-offs, which can be more expensive
- Know ahead of time the amount of fuel/mileage you may use
- Search and book as far in advance as you can
Even a little knowledge can go a long way to getting you the most savings.
What rental companies have retailers in Palmyra?
From budget-friendly brands like Dollar and Thrifty to global names like National and Enterprise, CarRentals.com has some of the best brands in the business. Scan through the online reviews to get an idea of which meets your needs.
What type of rental car should I get for my trip to Palmyra?
Whether you want a roomy family vehicle or a low-cost economy car, the sheer wealth of options in this Nebraska city means you're bound to find an automobile that is perfect for you. Some options include:
|Car Type||Best for||Category Includes|
|Luxury or Premium-class||When you need the best||Infiniti Q50, Mercedes Benz CLA, or similar|
|Minivan or SUV||Large groups who want to navigate Palmyra together||Hyundai Santa Fe, Nissan Quest, or similar|
|Hybrid||Those that want a quiet and comfortable ride with terrific miles per gallon||BMW i3, Kia Optima, or similar|
What age do you have to be to rent a car in Palmyra?
Usually, the age limit for renting a car in Palmyra is 21. However, you may find that there is an additional fee if you are under the age of 25 or for higher category rentals. Read through the terms to figure out what any additional charges is before you reserve your rental.
Do I need insurance to rent a car in Palmyra?
Insurance is always required, no matter where you're renting a car. With that said, you might already be covered by your existing car or credit card policies. Keep in mind, those policies might not totally cover your rental, and you'll have to add it to your booking for Palmyra. Look into it before you book and, if it is necessary, you can simply add it at checkout.
What are the different fuel policies?
Most suppliers give you a choice of fuel policies. Below is a list of the most common ones.You will need to find an open 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 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. If you only use half of a tank, it's only necessary 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 pay service charges if you don't fill up 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. Many rental car companies provide a refund for any unused fuel. Be sure to confirm with them beforehand||You won't need to find a fuel station near your rental drop-off location||You usually pay a higher price 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 collect the vehicle, and you won't have to refill the gas when you drop it back off||You fill the tank yourself, so you won't pay more than local pump prices||You'll have to fill up before you go on a long trip|
What fuel policy do you recommend?
Most rental car companies provide you a full to full tank policy. We recommend returning your car topped off. If you want to keep your expenses lower, it is best to find a filling station before you return the car. Stations near or around airports or car rental places tend to have higher prices.
Is it worth getting unlimited miles?
If you plan to see all that Palmyra and maybe even the rest of Nebraska offers, you're going to need unlimited miles. You won't have to worry about extra charges if you decide to drive all over Palmyra. Read the fine print to be certain your mileage is truly "unlimited."
Before you leave the lot
Make sure you go over a few items prior to leaving the lot on your Palmyra adventure. You should:
- Inspect the car and make sure there is no damage or scrapes. If so, mark it down on your paperwork
- Inspect the trunk to see if the spare is inflated and the jack and lung wrench are there
- 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 entertainment and GPS (if available). It's best to limit any unneeded distractions when you are driving around a new area
Book your Palmyra car rental today
Use CarRentals.com to get the best wheels Palmyra has to offer. Before you know it, you'll be cruising between the great restaurants, famous landmarks, and all the must-see sites in Palmyra.