Car rentals in Phillipsburg: All you need to know
A Phillipsburg car rental allows you to go where you want, when you want. You can check out all the sights, and even see what the rest of the area has to offer. CarRentals.com has collected your most frequently asked questions about car rentals in Phillipsburg. Keep reading to discover which vehicle is perfect for your trip, and how to get the best rates.
How can I find a great deal on a rental car in Phillipsburg?
You are well on your way to locating the best price on your car rental with CarRentals.com. But, you can try to do a couple things to keep your upcoming rental affordable. Be sure to:
- Compare vehicle pricing before you book
- Try to avoid airport pick-ups and drop-offs, which typically are more expensive
- Determine ahead of time the amount of fuel/mileage you may use
- Search and book as far in advance as you can
Just following even a few of these tips can help you save on your Phillipsburg rental car.
What rental suppliers have agencies in Phillipsburg?
From global names like National and Enterprise to budget-friendly brands like Budget and Thrifty, CarRentals.com has some of the best brands in the business. Scan through the reviews to help you figure out which is best for your next trip.
What types and makes of rental cars are on offer in Phillipsburg?
Whether you want a roomy family vehicle or a low-cost economy car, the sheer wealth of options in this city means you're bound to find a vehicle that suits your needs. Some options include:
|Car Type||Best for||Category Includes|
|Full Size SUV||Families looking for adventure in the back-country||BMW X3, Ford Edge, or similar|
|Full Size||For big groups that want better fuel economy than an SUV||Infiniti Q50, Ford Fusion, or similar|
|Hybrid||Those that want a quiet and comfortable ride with terrific miles per gallon||Honda Civic, Kia Optima, or similar|
What age do you have to be to rent a car in Phillipsburg?
Generally, to rent a car in Phillipsburg you must be at least 21—the same as it is across the rest of the country. Additionally, many suppliers charge an added fee if you are under 25. Be sure to read over the terms to discover any additional charges is before you book your rental.
Will I need insurance to get a car rental in Phillipsburg?
Most countries require driver's insurance. You may be able to pay for interim insurance with the rental car company.Many major card issuers, like MasterCard or Visa, give some insurance on your rental; however, there may be restrictions. For instance, you may not be covered if you book a larger or luxury vehicle. Check the policy before you decide.
Are there different fuel policies?
Most suppliers allow you to choose which policy you want. Below is a list of the most common ones.You will have to search for a gas station near your car rental supplier
|Policy Type||Policy Description||Advantages||Disadvantages|
|Full to Full||The gas tank will be full when you collect your vehicle. You can use as much fuel as you like and top it off when you return your car. As long as you replace the fuel before returning the car, you won't face any extra fees||You only pay for the fuel you use. Used a quarter of a tank? Simply fill it back up to full. You won't need to pay for any gas you didn't use. You can fill up at any station you want and you'll only be charged refueling fees if you don't fill up the tank|
|Full to empty (pre-paid)||You'll receive the car with a full tank of fuel and return the car with an empty tank. Ask the rental car provider to see if they will refund you for any unused fuel||You won't have to find for a gas station before you bring back the car||You might pay a higher rate 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 pick up the vehicle, and you don't need to refill the gas when you drop it back off||You refill your tank yourself, so you can shop around for the cheapest local prices||You'll need to find a gas station as soon as you collect the car|
What fuel policy should I get?
We usually recommend 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.
Should I get unlimited miles when I rent a car in Phillipsburg?
If you plan to check out all that Phillipsburg offers, you are going to want unlimited miles. You won't have to worry about extra charges if you decide to drive all over Phillipsburg. Review the fine print to make certain they are truly "unlimited."
Know before you go
Be sure you go over a few items before you leave the rental lot on your Phillipsburg adventure. You should take time to:
- Walk around the car and determine if there is any damage or scrapes. If so, write it down on your paperwork
- Check the trunk to see if the spare is properly inflated and the necessary tools to change it 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 windshield wipers
- Get comfortable operating the entertainment and GPS (if available). It's best to limit any unnecessary distractions when you are navigating a new area
Book your Phillipsburg rental car today
Use CarRentals.com to get the best wheels Phillipsburg has to offer. Before you know it, you'll be driving between the great restaurants, world-famous landmarks, and all the marvelous sites in Phillipsburg.