Car rentals in Presque Isle: All you need to know
You need a great car to take you around Presque Isle whether you're traveling for a business trip or a vacation. Explore the famous sites around the city and pull up in front of the popular restaurants in Presque Isle. We've collected the most popular questions about car rentals in Presque Isle. Keep reading to discover which vehicle is perfect for your trip, and how to get the best rates.
How can I get a bargain car rental in Presque Isle?
CarRentals.com always tries to get you the best deal. However, there are a more ways to increase your savings. Make sure to:
- Take time to compare vehicle pricing
- Try to avoid pick-ups and drop-offs at airports, 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
Even a little rental car know-how can go a long way to getting you the most savings.
What rental companies have outlets in Presque Isle?
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 online reviews to help you figure out which is best for you.
What types and makes of rental cars are on offer in Presque Isle?
That all depends on your needs and what you'll be doing when you visit Presque Isle. If you're having difficulty choosing, make sure to go over our table below. We've compared the most popular types of cars for you:
|Car Type||Best for||Category Includes|
|Premium||Everyone who wants to travel Presque Isle in style||Mercedes C-Class, Cadillac XTS, or similar|
|SUV or Minivan||If you plan on doing plenty of sightseeing and want a comfortable ride||Toyota RAV4, Dodge Grand Caravan, or similar|
|Hybrid||Those that want a quiet and comfortable ride||Honda Civic, Kia Optima, or similar|
What age do you have to be to rent a car in Presque Isle?
Typically, the age limit for car rentals in Presque Isle is 21—the same as it is across the rest of the United States of America. However, you might need to pay a surcharge if you're under 25. Be sure to go through the rental agreement to discover what the total is before you book your car.
Is insurance required to rent a car in Presque Isle?
When driving in Presque Isle or the rest of the U.S.A., you will need insurance. Many suppliers require that you show proof of insurance before you rent a car. Many countries require the driver to have insurance. You may be able to purchase temporary coverage with the rental supplier. Moreover, as a United States citizen, you can also add on Collision Damage Coverage through CarRentals.com at checkout.
The major credit card issuers (American Express, Visa, MasterCard, and Discover) will usually cover your car rental. But many of them have restrictions, such as not covering large vehicles like trucks or SUVs. It is best to call and find out what kind of coverage is offered before you head to Presque Isle.
Are there different fuel policies?
Most suppliers give you a choice of fuel policies. Here is a list of the typical policies.You will need to find a gas station near your rental car supplier
|Policy Type||Policy Description||Advantages||Disadvantages|
|Full to Full||You'll have a full tank when you collect your vehicle. You can use as much fuel as you like 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. Used a quarter of a tank? Simply fill it back up to full. You won't need to pay for any fuel you didn't use. You can fill up at any station you want and you'll only pay service fees if you don't fill up the tank|
|Full to empty (pre-paid)||You'll get the car with a full tank and return the car with an empty tank. Many suppliers offer a refund for any unused fuel. Be sure to verify with them beforehand||You won't have to search for a gas station before you bring back the car||The supplier usually charges a higher rate for the fuel than a local gas station|
|Empty to empty||You may not have a full tank when you pick up your vehicle, and you don't have to fill the tank back up before you bring the car back||You refill your tank yourself, so you won't pay more than local pump prices||You'll have to get some gas before you go on a long trip|
What type of fuel policy should I choose?
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.
Is it worth getting unlimited miles?
Unlimited mileage is a good choice for anyone who don't want to worry about watching the odometer their whole trip. You will just need to make sure there's nothing else in the small print that could add in extra costs.
Know before you go
Make sure you check out a few things before you leave the rental lot. You should take time to:
- Inspect the car and make certain there is no dents or scratches. Be sure to make note of it on the paperwork, or you may get charged for it
- Make you have a properly inflated spare tire, lug wrench, and jack in the trunk
- Familiarize yourself with the car. Adjust the mirrors and seats, and note how to turn on the lights and windshield wipers
- Figure out how to work the radio or entertainment features. You don't want any unneeded distractions in a new city
Book your Presque Isle car rental today
You know you can count on a wonderful ride that will result in more cash to spare when you reserve your Presque Isle rental car with CarRentals.com. Book today to cash in on cheap deals on your ideal Presque Isle rental car. See you on the road.