Car rentals in Prospect: All you need to know
A Prospect car rental allows you to go where you want, when you want. You can explore all the sights, and even find out what the rest of Ohio has to offer. We've answered your most frequently asked questions about renting a car in Prospect. Read on to find out the dos and don'ts of renting a car.
Where do I find a bargain rental car in Prospect?
CarRentals.com always strives to get you the best deal. But, you can try to do a few things to keep your upcoming booking affordable. Be sure to:
- Compare and contrast all the deals available
- Book as far in advance as possible. You will usually get your vehicle of your choice and save more
- Educate yourself on any cost for mileage limits, fuel policy, and additional drivers. This way you will know the true cost before you book
- Don't rent more vehicle than you'll need. Generally, the smaller the class the cheaper the rate
These tips can help you save even more on your next car rental in Prospect.
What rental companies have outlets in Prospect?
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. Look through the reviews to help you figure out which one meets your needs.
What types and makes of rental cars are on offer in Prospect?
That all depends on your needs and what activities you want to do in Prospect. If you're having difficulty picking the right car, make sure to read over the table below. We have compared the most popular types of vehicles for you:
|Car Type||Best for||Category Includes|
|Full Size SUV||To take on any kind of terrain and enjoy great views||BMW X3, Ford Explorer, or similar|
|Full Size||Need extra room and comfort, but with the handling of a sedan||Hyundai Sonata, Ford Fusion, or similar|
|Economy Car||Easy to park and have great miles per gallon||Chevrolet Spark, Vauxhall Corsa, or similar|
What's the age requirement to rent a car in Prospect?
Generally, to rent a car in Prospect you must be at least 21. Please note, you may find that there is an additional charge if you're under the age of 25 or for larger or higher category cars in particular. Go over the terms to discover what the exact price will be before you book your car.
Is insurance required to rent a car in Prospect?
Insurance is mandatory, no matter where you're renting a car. However, you might already be covered by your existing car or credit card policies. Keep in mind, those policies might not totally cover your rental, and you'll have to add it to your booking for Prospect. Check ahead of time and, if it's necessary, you can conveniently include it at checkout.
What is the difference between all the fuel policies?
Most suppliers give you a choice of fuel policies. Below is a list of the most common ones.You will have 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 get your vehicle. Use as much gas as you like and top it off when you return your car at the end. 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. 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 fill up at any station you want and you'll only be charged refueling fees if you don't refill the tank|
|Full to empty (pre-paid)||You'll get the car with a full tank and return the car with the tank empty. Check with the supplier to see if they will refund you for any unused fuel||There will be no need to go searching for a gas station before you return your 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 collect the vehicle, and you won't have to fill the tank back up when you bring the car back||You refill your tank yourself, so you can shop around for the cheapest local prices||You'll have to get some gas before you do any serious driving|
What fuel policy do you recommend?
We usually advise that customers choose the full-to-full policy. This policy is the most straightforward, and you simply top off the tank before you bring it back.
Should I get unlimited miles when I rent a car in Prospect?
Unlimited mileage is a good choice for those who don't want to worry about incurring any extra charges with the distance they drive. Just make sure that your policy really provides unlimited miles. Check the details on mileage limits before you book.
Know before you go
Before you begin on your Prospect trip, make sure you check out a few things prior to leaving the lot. It's important to:
- Look over your car and determine if there is any dents or scrapes. If so, mark it down on the paperwork
- Check the trunk to see if the spare is properly inflated and the jack and lung wrench are there
- Familiarize yourself with the car. Adjust the mirrors and seats to your liking, and figure out how to turn on the lights and wipers
- Get comfortable working the entertainment and GPS (if available). You don't want any unneeded distractions in a new city
Book your Prospect car rental today
Use CarRentals.com to get the best wheels Prospect has to offer. Before you know it, you'll be cruising between the highly-rated restaurants, renowned landmarks, and all the must-see sites in Prospect.