Car rentals in Parent: All you need to know
You want a great vehicle to get around Parent whether you're going for a business trip or a vacation. See the top sites around the region and pull up in front of the popular restaurants in Parent. CarRentals.com has collected your most popular questions about car rentals in Parent. Find out which vehicle is perfect for your trip, and how to get the best rates.
How do I find a bargain car rental in Parent?
You're on your way to finding the best rate on your car rental with us. However, you can remember a few things to keep your upcoming booking affordable. Be sure to:
- Compare vehicle pricing before you book
- Avoid pick-ups and drop-offs at airports, which usually cost more
- Determine ahead of time the amount of fuel/mileage you may use
- Search and reserve as far in advance as you can
These tips can help you save even more on your next car rental in Parent.
What rental suppliers have agencies in Parent?
From budget-friendly brands like Fox and Budget to global names like National and Hertz, CarRentals.com has some of the best brands in the business. Read through the online reviews to help you figure out which is best for you.
What type of rental car should I get for my trip to Parent?
That depends on your needs and what activities you want to do in Parent. If you're having a bit of trouble picking the right car, make sure to look over our chart below. We've compared the most popular types of cars for you:
|Car Type||Best for||Category Includes|
|Luxury||When you need the best||Cadillac XTS, Camaro, or similar|
|SUV||Big groups that need room for all their bags||Ford Escape, Chrysler Town & Country, or similar|
|Compact Car||Easy to park and have great gas mileage||Fiat 500, Nissan Versa Note, or similar|
How old do you have to be to rent a car in Parent?
Normally, the age limit for car rentals in Parent is 21—the same as it is across most of the country. Additionally, many suppliers charge an added fee if you are under 25. Be sure to read the rental agreement to figure out any additional charges is before you rent your car.
Is insurance required to rent a car in Parent?
Insurance is required, no matter where you rent a vehicle. That said, 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 need to add it to your booking for Parent. Look into it before you book and, if it is necessary, you can easily add it at checkout.
What is the fuel policy for Parent rental cars?
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 the drop-off location
|Policy Type||Policy Description||Advantages||Disadvantages|
|Full to Full||You'll have a full tank when you collect your car. Use as much gas as you want and top it off when you return your car when you are done. Just make sure to refill the tank before you return the car to avoid a refueling cost||You only need to replace the fuel you 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. Several providers provide a refund for any unused fuel. Be sure to verify with them beforehand||You won't need to find a gas station near your rental drop-off location||You might pay more for the tank than you would filling up at a local gas station|
|Empty to empty||You will not have a full tank of fuel when you collect your vehicle, and you won't need to refill the gas when you bring the car back||You fill the tank yourself, so you can shop around for the cheapest local prices||You'll have to fill up before you do any serious driving|
What type of fuel policy should I choose?
We usually recommend that customers choose the full-to-full policy. This policy is the most straightforward, and you simply top off the tank before you bring it back.
Is it worth getting unlimited miles?
Unlimited mileage is a good choice for those who don't want to worry about watching the odometer their whole trip. Just make sure that your policy really provides unlimited miles. Check the details on mileage limits before you book.
Tips before you leave the lot
Be sure you check out a few things before you leave the car rental lot. You should take time to:
- Inspect your 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
- Inspect the trunk to see if the spare is properly inflated and the jack and lung wrench 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 navigation and entertainment. You don't want any unneeded distractions in a new city
Book your Parent car rental today
Use CarRentals.com to get yourself the best wheels Parent has to offer. Before you know it, you'll be cruising between the well-known restaurants, famous landmarks, and all the fantastic sites in Parent.