Car rentals in Pratt: All you need to know
A Pratt car rental gives you the opportunity to go where you want, when you want. You can check out all the sights, and even see what else the rest of West Virginia has to offer. We've collected your most frequently asked questions about car rentals in Pratt. Keep reading to find out how to get the best rates on your ideal vehicle.
Where can I find a bargain car rental in Pratt?
CarRentals.com makes it easy to book the cheapest deals. Just enter your travel dates and go through the list of rental suppliers, select the top rental locations, and find the cheapest offers in Pratt. You should also:
- Compare and contrast the rates for a few suppliers on the type of car you want
- Book as far in advance as possible. You'll usually save more and get the car of your choice
- Educate yourself on any cost for fuel policy, additional drivers, and mileage limits. That way you can make sure you know the total cost before you book
- Don't rent more vehicle than you need. Usually, the smaller the car, the lower the rate
Even a little rental car know-how can go a long way to getting you the most savings.
What rental suppliers have outlets in Pratt?
From budget-friendly brands like Dollar and Thrifty to global names like Hertz and Enterprise, CarRentals.com has some of the best brands in the business. Look through the reviews to help you figure out which is best for your next trip.
What type of rental car should I get for my trip to Pratt?
That depends on how many people you are traveling with and what you'll be doing when you visit Pratt. If you're having trouble picking the right car, be sure to look over the chart below. We've compared the most popular categories for you:
|Car Type||Best for||Category Includes|
|Luxury or Premium-class||When you deserve the best||Audi A4, Cadillac XTS, or similar|
|Minivan||Large groups who want to navigate Pratt together||Jeep Grand Cherokee, Nissan Quest, or similar|
|Compact Car||Easy to park and have great miles per gallon||Toyota Yaris, Nissan Versa, or similar|
How old do you have to be to rent a car in Pratt?
Usually, to rent a car in Pratt you must be at least 21. However, you may find that there is an added charge if you're under the age of 25 or for higher category cars in particular. Read over the supplier's terms to discover what any additional charges will be before you book your car.
Does Pratt require rental car insurance?
When driving around Pratt or the rest of the U.S. of 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 purchase interim insurance with the rental agency. Otherwise, as a U.S. citizen, you can also purchase Collision Damage Coverage through CarRentals.com at checkout.
Although many major card issuers, like MasterCard or Discover, offer some coverage, there are usually restrictions. For instance, they may not cover your rental car if you reserve a larger or luxury vehicle. Check the rental car company's policy before you decide.
What are the 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 the drop-off location
|Policy Type||Policy Description||Advantages||Disadvantages|
|Full to Full||The tank will be full when you get your automobile. You can use as much fuel as you like and then refill the tank when you drop the vehicle off at the rental office. As long as you replace the fuel before returning the car, you won't face any extra fees||You only need to replace the fuel you used. If you only use half of a tank, it's only necessary refill half of a tank, and therefore avoid paying for any you don't need. You can shop around for the cheapest prices and you'll only pay refueling 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. Some rental car companies offer a refund for any unused fuel. Be sure to confirm with them beforehand||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 may not have a full tank when you pick up your vehicle, and you won't have to refill the gas before 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 go on a long trip|
What fuel policy should I get?
Most suppliers give you a full to full tank policy. At CarRentals.com, we advise returning it with a full tank. For a cheaper rate, fill up your tank before you return the car. Stations near airports or car rental places tend to have higher prices.
Is it worth getting unlimited miles?
Unlimited mileage is a good option for those who don't want to worry about how many miles they are driving. You will just need to make sure there's nothing else in the small print that could add in extra costs.
Before you leave the lot
Be sure you go over a few items prior to leaving the rental lot on your Pratt adventure. You should take time to:
- Inspect your vehicle and determine if there is any dents or scrapes. If you notice any, write it down on your paperwork
- Inspect the trunk to see if the spare is properly inflated and the necessary tools to change it 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 entertainment and GPS (if available). You don't want any unneeded distractions in a new city
Book your Pratt rental car today
When you book with CarRentals.com, you can count on a great set of wheels that will result in more extra money to spare. Cash in on cheap deals on your perfect Pratt car rental when you book with CarRentals.com. See you out here.