Car rentals in Pen Argyl: All you need to know
You want a great car to take you around Pen Argyl whether you're traveling for a business trip or a vacation. Check out the famous sites around town and pull up in front of the popular restaurants in Pen Argyl. We've collected the most frequently asked questions about car rentals in Pen Argyl. Find out how to get the best rates on your ideal vehicle.
How do I get a great deal on a rental car in Pen Argyl?
You're on your way to locating the best price on your car rental when you use us. But, there are ways to get an even lower price on your next rental. You can:
- Take time to compare vehicle pricing
- Avoid airport pick-ups and drop-offs, which can be more expensive
- Know ahead of time how much fuel/mileage you may use
- Search and reserve in advance
Even a little rental car know-how can go a long way to getting you the most savings.
What rental companies have retailers in Pen Argyl?
From budget-friendly brands like Payless and Fox to global names like Hertz and Enterprise, CarRentals.com has some of the best brands in the business. Read through the online reviews to get an idea of which one meets your needs.
What type of rental car should I get for my trip to Pen Argyl?
That depends on your needs and what activities you want to do in Pen Argyl. If you're having a little trouble picking the right car, make sure to read over the table below. We have compared the most popular types of vehicles for you:
|Car Type||Best for||Category Includes|
|Luxury or Premium-class||Business travelers who want a little luxury as they cruise Pen Argyl||Infiniti Q50, Mercedes Benz CLA, or similar|
|Minivan or SUV||If you plan on doing plenty of driving and want a comfy ride||Jeep Grand Cherokee, Nissan Quest, or similar|
|Economy or Compact Car||When saving money and good gas mileage are your top priorities||Chevrolet Spark, Vauxhall Corsa, or similar|
How old do you have to be to rent a car in Pen Argyl?
Generally, the age limit for car rentals in Pen Argyl is 21—the same as it is across the rest of the USA. Additionally, many suppliers charge an added fee if you are under 25. Be sure to review the rental agreement to determine what the total is before you book your rental.
Is insurance required to rent a car in Pen Argyl?
Insurance is mandatory, no matter where you're renting a car. That said, your current car insurance may cover you. Additionally, if you pay using your credit card, the card's benefits may also insure you. Keep in mind, your policies might not totally cover your rental, and you'll have to add it on to your booking. Look into it before you book and, if it's needed, you can easily include it at the CarRentals.com checkout.
Are there different fuel policies?
Most suppliers allow you to choose which policy you want. Here is a list of the typical policies.You will have to search for a gas station near your car rental supplier
|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 need and top it off when you return your car at the end of your rental period. Just make sure to refill the tank before you return the car to avoid a refueling cost||You only refill the amount of fuel that you've used. Used a half of a tank? Simply fill it back up to full. You won't need to pay for any fuel you didn't use. You can fill up at any station you want and you'll only be charged refueling fees or service charges if you don't refill the tank|
|Full to empty (pre-paid)||You pay for a full tank of fuel when you pick the car up and bring the car back with the tank empty. Several suppliers offer a refund for any unused fuel. Be sure to verify with them beforehand||You won't have to find for a gas station before you return your car||You might pay more for the tank than you would filling up at a local gas station|
|Empty to empty||You won't have a full tank when you collect the vehicle, and you won't have to fill the tank back up when 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 choose the full-to-full policy. This policy simply means you bring your rental back to the full, and you're all set.
Should I get unlimited miles when I rent a car in Pen Argyl?
If you plan to explore all that Pen Argyl and maybe even the rest of Pennsylvania offers, you're going to want unlimited miles. You won't have to worry about extra charges if you decide to drive all over Pen Argyl. Read the fine print to be sure your mileage is actually "unlimited."
Before you leave the lot
Make sure you go over a few items prior to leaving the rental lot. You should take time to:
- Inspect your vehicle and make sure there is no damage 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
- 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 unnecessary distractions when you are navigating a new area
Book your Pen Argyl rental car today
Maybe you're traveling solo, maybe you're bringing your partner or kids, or maybe you're carpooling with co-workers to and from the hotel to the conference center. CarRentals.com has the ideal car rental that can align with your requirements and not deplete your travel piggy bank.