Car rentals in Plymouth: All you need to know
A Plymouth car rental allows you to go where you want, when you want. You can check out all the sights, and even find out what the rest of Pennsylvania has to offer. CarRentals.com has answered your most popular questions about renting a car in Plymouth. Read on to see how to get the best rates on your ideal vehicle.
Where do I find a bargain rental car in Plymouth?
CarRentals.com always strives to get you the best price. But, there are ways to get an even cheaper price on your upcoming rental. Make sure to:
- Take time to compare vehicle pricing
- Avoid airport pick-ups and drop-offs, which can be more expensive
- Determine ahead of time how much fuel/mileage you may use
- Search and reserve in advance
These tips can help you save even more on your next car rental in Plymouth.
What rental suppliers have agencies in Plymouth?
From global names like Hertz and Sixt to budget-friendly brands like Dollar and Thrifty, CarRentals.com has some of the best brands in the business. Scan through the reviews to help you figure out which one meets your needs.
What type of rental car should I get for my trip to Plymouth?
Whether you want a roomy family vehicle or a low-cost economy car, the sheer wealth of options in this Pennsylvania town means you're bound to find an automobile that is perfect for you. Some options include:
|Car Type||Best for||Category Includes|
|Full Size SUV||Best for families or groups who want comfort and have safety as a top priority||Ford Explorer, Hyundai Santa Fe, or similar|
|Full Size||Planning a big trip with a large group of friends or family members||Infiniti Q50, Hyundai Sonata, or similar|
|Economy Car||For those on a strict travel budget||Toyota Yaris, Nissan Versa, or similar|
How old do you have to be to rent a car in Plymouth?
Generally, to rent a car in Plymouth you must be at least 21—the same as it is across the rest of the USA. If you are under 25, you might also need to pay a surcharge. Be sure to read over the terms to figure out any additional charges is before you rent your car.
Will I need insurance to get a car rental in Plymouth?
Most countries require driver's insurance. You may be able to pay for temporary insurance with the rental car company. Otherwise, as a U.S. citizen, you can also purchase Collision Damage Coverage through CarRentals.com at checkout. Many credit card issuers (Visa, MasterCard, American Express, and Discover) will cover your car rental. However, there may be limitations, like not covering large automobiles such as trucks or SUVs. It is best to call and find out exactly what your credit card will cover and how much before you travel to Plymouth.
What is the difference between all the fuel policies?
Most suppliers allow you to choose which policy you want. Below is a list of the most common ones.You will need to search for a gas station close to your rental car supplier
|Policy Type||Policy Description||Advantages||Disadvantages|
|Full to Full||The tank will be full when you get your vehicle. You can use as much fuel as you wish and top it off when you return your car at the end of your rental period. 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, you'll only need to refill half of a tank, and therefore avoid paying for fuel you don't need. 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 and return the car with the tank empty. Some providers 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 won't have a full tank when you pick up your vehicle, and you won't need to refill the gas when you bring the car back||You refill your tank yourself, so you won't pay more than local pump prices||You'll need to find a gas station as soon as you get the car|
What type of fuel policy should I choose?
We usually recommend that you 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 Plymouth?
Unlimited miles is a great choice if you plan to do some sightseeing or visit a lot of business associates all over Plymouth. You can drive as much as you like and not incur extra charges. Make sure to read your policy to see if there are mileage limitations.
Know before you go
Be sure you check out a few things prior to leaving the lot on your Plymouth adventure. You should take time to:
- Check out your vehicle and be sure there is no dents or scrapes. If so, mark it down on the paperwork
- Make you have a properly inflated spare tire, lug wrench, and jack in the trunk
- Get familiar with the controls of your car. Adjust the mirrors and seats to your liking, and figure out how to turn on the lights and windshield wipers
- Figure out how to work the radio or entertainment features. It's best to limit any unneeded distractions when you are driving around a new region
Book your Plymouth rental car today
Use CarRentals.com to get yourself the best wheels Plymouth has to offer. Before you know it, you'll be going between the well-known restaurants, renowned landmarks, and all the terrific sites in Plymouth.