Car rentals in Prairieville: All you need to know
A Prairieville car rental gives you the opportunity to go where you want, when you want. You'll be able to check out all the sights, and even see what else the rest of Louisiana has to offer. We've gathered your most popular questions about car rentals in Prairieville. Keep reading to see how to get the best rates on your ideal vehicle.
How can I find a great deal on a car rental in Prairieville?
We always strive to get you the best rate. However, you can try to do a couple things to keep your upcoming rental affordable. Be sure to:
- Take time to compare vehicle pricing
- Try to avoid airport pick-ups or drop-offs, which usually are more expensive
- Know ahead of time the amount of mileage/fuel you may use
- Search and reserve as far in advance as you can
Even a little knowledge can go a long way to getting you the most savings.
What rental suppliers have outlets in Prairieville?
From budget-friendly brands like Economy and Budget to global names like Enterprise and Sixt, CarRentals.com has some of the best brands in the business. Scan through the online reviews to help you figure out which is best for you.
What type of rental car should I get for my trip to Prairieville?
That all depends on your needs and what you'll be doing when you visit Prairieville. If you're having trouble picking the right car, be sure to read over our table below. We have compared the most popular types of vehicles for you:
|Car Type||Best for||Category Includes|
|Full Size SUV||Great for families who need a comfortable ride and to fit in all their luggage||BMW X3, Ford Edge, or similar|
|Full Size||For big groups that want better fuel economy than an SUV||Toyota Camry, Nissan Altima, or similar|
|Hybrid||Those that want a quiet and comfortable ride with great fuel economy||Honda Civic, Kia Optima, or similar|
What age do you have to be to rent a car in Prairieville?
Generally, the age limit for car rentals in Prairieville is 21. But, you may find that there is an additional fee if you're under the age of 25 or for higher category cars in particular. Go through the terms to figure out what the exact price is before you reserve your rental.
Is insurance required to rent a car in Prairieville?
When cruising through Prairieville or the rest of the U.S.A., you will need insurance. Almost every supplier requires that you show proof of insurance before you pick up your vehicle. The majority of countries require the driver to have insurance. You may be able to buy interim coverage with the rental agency. Additionally, as a U.S. citizen, you can also book Collision Damage Coverage through CarRentals.com at checkout.
The major credit cards (Discover, American Express, Visa, and MasterCard) will typically offer coverage. However, many of them have restrictions, like not covering bigger vehicles like 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 Prairieville.
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 have to search for an open gas station close to your car rental supplier
|Policy Type||Policy Description||Advantages||Disadvantages|
|Full to Full||The gas tank will be full when you get your automobile. You can use as much fuel as you wish and then refill the tank when you drop the vehicle off when you are done. If you refill the tank before you return your car, you won't be charged a refueling cost||You only need to replace the fuel you used. If you only use half of a tank, you'll only have to refill half of a tank, and therefore avoid paying for any you don't need. You can fill up at any station you want and you'll only pay service charges if you don't refill the tank|
|Full to empty (pre-paid)||You'll pay for a full tank of gas 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 petrol 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 will not have a full tank of fuel when you pick up the vehicle, and you don't need to refill the gas before you drop it back off||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 collect the car|
What fuel policy do you recommend?
Many suppliers offer a range of fuel policies. However, the stand-out winner is usually full-to-full. You simply bring the car back with the same amount of fuel you got it with. .
Is it worth getting unlimited miles?
If you want to check out all that Prairieville and maybe even the rest of Louisiana offers, you're going to need unlimited miles. You can drive as far as you'd like without worrying about additional charges. Review the fine print to make certain your mileage is truly "unlimited."
Tips before you leave the lot
Before you get going on your Prairieville vacation, check out a few items prior to leaving the lot. You should:
- Walk around the vehicle and be certain there is no damage or scrapes. If you notice any, mark it down on the paperwork
- Inspect the trunk to determine if the spare is properly inflated and both the lug wrench and jack are there
- Get familiar with the controls of your car. Adjust the mirrors and seats, and note how to turn on the lights and windshield wipers
- Figure out how to work the navigation and entertainment. It's best to limit any unneeded distractions when you are driving around a new area
Book your Prairieville car rental today
When you reserve your Prairieville rental car with CarRentals.com, you know you can count on a great ride that will result in more cash to spare. Cash in on cheap deals on your impeccable Prairieville rental car when you book with CarRentals.com. See you on the road.