Car rentals in Powell: All you need to know
A Powell car rental allows you to go where you want, when you want. You'll be able to explore all the sights, and even find out what else the rest of Missouri has to offer. CarRentals.com has answered your most frequently asked questions about car rentals in Powell. Find out the dos and don'ts of renting a car.
Where can I find a great deal on a rental car in Powell?
CarRentals.com makes it easy to snag budget-friendly rates. Simply type in your travel dates and go down the list of rental companies, pick the top rental locations, and find the best packages Powell has to offer. You can also:
- Take time to compare vehicle pricing
- Avoid pick-ups and drop-offs at airports, which usually cost more
- Know ahead of time the amount of fuel/mileage you may use
- Search and reserve in advance
These tips can help you save even more on your next car rental in Powell.
What rental suppliers have retailers in Powell?
From budget-friendly brands like Economy and Budget to global names like Ace and Enterprise, CarRentals.com has some of the best brands in the business. Scan through the online reviews to help you figure out which one is best for your next trip.
What types and makes of rental cars are on offer in Powell?
That all depends on your needs and what activities you want to do in Powell. If you're having trouble picking the right car, make sure to look over our chart below. We've compared the most popular categories for you:
|Car Type||Best for||Category Includes|
|Full Size SUV||Those looking for a little off-road adventure||Ford Edge, Jaguar F-Pace, or similar|
|Full Size||For big groups that want better fuel economy than an SUV||Chevrolet Impala, Toyota Camry, or similar|
|Hybrid||Those that want to get the most miles per gallon on their trip||BMW i3, Toyota Prius, or similar|
What's the age requirement to rent a car in Powell?
Typically, the age limit for renting a car in Powell is 21—the same as it is across the rest of the United States of America. If you are under 25, you might also need to pay a surcharge. Be sure to read the supplier's terms to figure out any additional fees will be before you rent your vehicle.
Does Powell require rental car insurance?
When cruising through Powell or the rest of the U.S.A., you will need insurance. Many suppliers need proof of insurance before you rent a car. Most countries require driver's insurance. You may be able to buy interim coverage with the rental supplier. Additionally, as a United States citizen, you can also purchase Collision Damage Coverage through CarRentals.com during checkout.
Although many of the major card issuers, like MasterCard or Discover, provide some coverage, there are usually restrictions. For instance, they may not cover your rental car if you get a larger or luxury vehicle. Make sure to check the rental car company's policy before you decide.
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 find a gas station close to your car rental supplier
|Policy Type||Policy Description||Advantages||Disadvantages|
|Full to Full||There will be a full tank of gas when you collect your car. Use as much petrol as you want and top it off when you return your car at the rental office. As long as you replace the fuel before returning the car, you won't face any extra fees||You only refill the amount of fuel that you've used. Used a quarter of a tank? Simply fill it back up to full. You won't be paying for any gas you didn't use. You can shop around for the cheapest prices and you'll only be charged refueling fees or service charges if you don't fill up 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 confirm with them beforehand||You won't need to find a fuel station near your rental drop-off location||You usually pay a more expensive price for a tank upfront then you would going to a nearby gas station|
|Empty to empty||You may not have a full tank when you pick up the vehicle, and you don't need to fill the tank back up 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 suggest that you opt for 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 option for travelers 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 fine print before you book.
Know before you go
Before you begin on your Powell vacation, go over a few things before you leave the lot. It's important to:
- Walk around your car and determine if there is any damage or scratches. If so, write it down on your paperwork
- Inspect the trunk to see if the spare is inflated and both the lug wrench and jack are there
- 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 wipers
- Figure out how to work the radio or entertainment features. You don't want any unneeded distractions in a new city
Book your Powell car rental today
When you book with CarRentals.com, you know you can depend on a grand ride that will result in more money to spare. Book today to cash in on cheap deals on your perfect Powell rental car. See you around town.