Car rentals in Quesnel: All you need to know
A Quesnel 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 the rest of British Columbia has to offer. CarRentals.com has answered your most popular questions about renting a car in Quesnel. Read on to see the dos and don'ts of renting a car.
Where do I get a bargain car rental in Quesnel?
We always strive to get you the best deal. However, you can remember a few things to keep your next rental affordable. You can:
- Compare vehicle pricing before you book
- Try to avoid airport pick-ups or drop-offs, which usually cost more
- Know 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 retailers in Quesnel?
From global names like Advantage and Hertz to budget-friendly brands like Thrifty and Budget, 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 type of rental car should I get for my trip to Quesnel?
That depends on how many people you are traveling with and what activities you want to do in Quesnel. If you're having difficulty choosing, be sure to look over our table below. We've compared the most popular vehicle categories for you:
|Car Type||Best for||Category Includes|
|Luxury||When you want to travel Quesnel in style||Camaro, Chrysler 300, or similar|
|SUV||Large groups that need room for all their suitcases||Hyundai Santa Fe, Nissan Quest, or similar|
|Hybrid||Those looking for a fuel-efficient vehicle||BMW i3, Toyota Prius, or similar|
What age do you have to be to rent a car in Quesnel?
Normally, to rent a car in Quesnel you must be at least 21. Please note, there might be an additional fee if you're under 25 or for larger or higher category rentals. Read over the terms to discover what any additional charges is before you reserve your rental.
Do I need insurance to rent a car in Quesnel?
Insurance is required, no matter where you rent a car. With that said, your current car insurance may cover you. Additionally, if you pay using your credit card, the card's policy may also insure you. Keep in mind, your policies may not cover you 100%, and you'll need to add it to your booking for Quesnel. Look into it before you book and, if it's necessary, you can easily add it at the CarRentals.com checkout.
Are there different fuel policies?
Most suppliers give you a choice of fuel policies. Here is a list of the typical policies.You will have to find a gas station close to the drop-off location
|Policy Type||Policy Description||Advantages||Disadvantages|
|Full to Full||There will be a full tank of gas when you get your automobile. You can use as much fuel as you want and then refill the tank when you drop the vehicle off at the end. Just make sure to refill the tank before you return the car to avoid a refueling cost||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 won't pay more than local fuel prices and you'll only pay service fees if you don't refill the tank|
|Full to empty (pre-paid)||You pay for a full tank of gas when you pick the car up and bring the car back with the tank empty. Some suppliers 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||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 when you drop it back off||You fill the tank yourself, so you won't pay more than local pump prices||You'll need to find a gas station shortly after you get the car|
What fuel policy do you recommend?
Many rental car suppliers offer a range of fuel policies. However, full-to-full is our stand-out winner. It simply means returning the car with the same level of gas as you got it with, so you'll never pay for anyone else's road trips through the Quesnel.
Is it worth getting unlimited miles?
If you want to see all that Quesnel offers, you are 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 they are truly "unlimited."
Before you drive off
Before you get started on your Quesnel trip, be sure you check out a few items prior to leaving the rental lot. You should:
- Walk around your vehicle and be certain there is no damage or scrapes. If you notice any, mark it down on the paperwork
- 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
- Get comfortable working the navigation and entertainment. It's best to limit any unneeded distractions when you are navigating a new city
Book your Quesnel car rental today
Use CarRentals.com to get the best wheels Quesnel has to offer. Before you know it, you'll be cruising between the well-known restaurants, world-famous landmarks, and all the must-see sites in Quesnel.