Car rentals in Paris Gare De Lyon: All you need to know
A Paris Gare De Lyon car rental gives you the opportunity to go where you want, when you want. You can explore all the sights, and even see what the rest of the region has to offer. CarRentals.com has gathered the most popular questions about renting a car in Paris Gare De Lyon. Keep reading to find out which vehicle is perfect for your trip, and how to get the best rates.
How can I get a bargain car rental in Paris Gare De Lyon?
You're on your way to finding the best deal on your car rental by reserving it through us. But, you can do a few things to keep your next booking affordable. Make sure to:
- Read through the mileage policy to steer clear of any surprises
- Reserve your rental as far ahead of time as possible
- Avoid airport pick-ups; they commonly are more expensive
- Compare weekly and daily rates; you might save more with a longer rental
Even a little rental car know-how can go a long way to getting you the most savings.
What rental suppliers have outlets in Paris Gare De Lyon?
From budget-friendly brands like Economy and Budget to global names like Enterprise and Hertz, CarRentals.com has some of the best brands in the business. Look through the online reviews to get an idea of which one is best for you.
What types and makes of rental cars are on offer in Paris Gare De Lyon?
That depends on how many people you are traveling with and what activities you want to do in Paris Gare De Lyon. If you're having a bit of trouble choosing, make sure to look over the table below. We have compared the most popular types of vehicles for you:
|Car Type||Best for||Category Includes|
|Luxury||When you want to travel Paris Gare De Lyon in style||Infiniti, Mercedes Benz, or similar|
|Minivan or SUV||Family trips where you need the extra room||Ford Escape, Chrysler Town & Country, or similar|
|Hybrid||Those that want to get the most mpg on their trip||BMW i3, Kia Optima, or similar|
What's the age requirement to rent a car in Paris Gare De Lyon?
Typically, to rent a car in Paris Gare De Lyon you must be at least 21. However, you may find that there is an added charge if you're under 25 or for higher category vehicles in particular. Read over the terms to determine what the exact rate is before you rent your car.
Will I need insurance to get a car rental in Paris Gare De Lyon?
Insurance is always needed, wherever you're renting a car. However, you could already be insured by your existing car or credit card policies. Keep in mind, your policies may not cover you 100%, and you'll need to add it to your booking for Paris Gare De Lyon. Check ahead of time and, if it is needed, you can conveniently include it at the CarRentals.com checkout.
What are the different fuel policies?
Most suppliers allow you to choose which policy you want. Here is a list of the typical policies.You will need to find an open gas station close to the drop-off location
|Policy Type||Policy Description||Advantages||Disadvantages|
|Full to Full||The tank will be full when you pick up your vehicle. You can use as much fuel as you like and top it off when you return your car at the rental office. 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 any 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 check with them beforehand||You won't need to find a fuel station near your rental drop-off location||The supplier usually charges a higher rate for the fuel than a local gas station|
|Empty to empty||You may not have a full tank when you collect your vehicle, and you don'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 type of fuel policy should I choose?
We recommend a full tank policy. You pick up your rental with a full tank, and you will want to return it filled up. To avoid any added expenses, it is best to fill up your tank before bringing the car rental.
Is it worth getting unlimited miles?
If you want to explore all that Paris Gare De Lyon offers, you're going to want unlimited miles. You can drive as far as you'd like without worrying about additional fees. Review the fine print to make sure they are actually "unlimited."
Before you leave the lot
Before you begin on your Paris Gare De Lyon trip, make sure you go over a few items prior to leaving the lot. You should take time to:
- Check out the car and determine if there is any dents or scrapes. Be sure to make note of it on the paperwork, or you may get charged for it
- Check the trunk to determine if the spare is 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 wipers
- Get comfortable operating the radio or entertainment features. It's best to limit any unnecessary distractions when you are navigating a new region
Book your Paris Gare De Lyon rental car today
You know you can depend on a great set of wheels that will result in more cash to spare when you book with CarRentals.com. Book today to cash in on cheap deals on your ideal Paris Gare De Lyon rental car. We'll see you on the road.