Car rentals in Quincy: All you need to know
A Quincy car rental gives you the opportunity to go where you want, when you want. You can explore all the sights, and even find out what the rest of Missouri has to offer. We've collected the most frequently asked questions about car rentals in Quincy. Keep reading to see which vehicle is perfect for your trip, and how to get the best rates.
Where do I find a great deal on a rental car in Quincy?
You are on your way to finding the best rate on your car rental by reserving it through CarRentals.com. However, there are ways to get an even lower price on your next booking. Be sure to:
- Check the mileage policy to steer clear of any surprises
- Book your rental as far ahead of time as you can
- Avoid airport pick-ups and drop-offs if possible; they tend to be more expensive
- Compare daily and weekly rates; you may save more with a longer rental
Even a little knowledge can go a long way to getting you the most savings.
What rental suppliers have agencies in Quincy?
From budget-friendly brands like Payless and Fox to global names like Ace and Enterprise, CarRentals.com has some of the best brands in the business. Look through the online reviews to get an idea of which one is best for your next trip.
What types and makes of rental cars are on offer in Quincy?
Whether you want a roomy family vehicle or a low-cost economy car, the sheer wealth of options in this Missouri metropolis means you're bound to find a car that is perfect for you. Some options include:
|Car Type||Best for||Category Includes|
|Luxury||When you want to travel Quincy in style||Cadillac, Audi, or similar|
|Minivan or SUV||Family trips where you need additional room||Hyundai Santa Fe, Nissan Quest, or similar|
|Hybrid||Those that want to get the most mpg on their trip||BMW i3, Toyota Prius, or similar|
What age do you have to be to rent a car in Quincy?
Usually, the age limit for car rentals in Quincy is 21. Please note, you may find that there is an additional charge if you're under 25 or for larger or higher category rentals. Go over the supplier's terms to figure out what any additional fees is before you book your car.
Will I need insurance to get a car rental in Quincy?
Insurance is always required, no matter where you're renting a car. That said, you might already be insured by your credit card or car policies. Keep in mind, these policies might not totally cover your rental, and you'll have to add it on to your booking. Check ahead of time and, if it is necessary, you can simply add it at the CarRentals.com checkout.
What are the different fuel policies?
Most suppliers give you a choice of fuel policies. Below is a list of the most common ones.You will need to search for an open 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. Use as much fuel as you want and top it off when you return your car at the end. If you refill the tank before you return your car, you won't be charged 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 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 charges if you don't fill up the tank|
|Full to empty (pre-paid)||You'll pay for a full tank of gas and return the car with the tank empty. Check with the supplier to see if they'll refund you for any unused fuel||You won't have to find for a gas station before you bring back the car||You usually pay more for a tank upfront then going to a local station|
|Empty to empty||You won't have a full tank when you pick up the vehicle, and you don't need 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 get some gas before you go on a long trip|
What fuel policy do you recommend?
At CarRentals.com, we advise a full to full policy. You receive the vehicle with a full tank, and you will want to return it topped off. To avoid any added expenses, it is best to fill up your tank before you return the car.
Is it worth getting unlimited miles?
Unlimited miles is a good option if you plan to do some sightseeing or visit several customers all over Quincy. You can cruise as much as you like without incurring extra charges. Go over your policy to find out if there are any limitations.
Before you drive off
Make sure you check a few things before you leave the rental lot on your Quincy adventure. It's important to:
- Check out the car and be certain there is no damage or scrapes. If so, mark it down on the paperwork
- Check the trunk to determine if the spare is inflated and the jack and lung wrench are there
- 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 navigation and entertainment. It's best to limit any unneeded distractions when you are driving around a new area
Book your Quincy car rental today
Maybe you're carpooling with co-workers to and from the hotel to the conference center, maybe you're traveling solo, or maybe you're bringing your partner or kids. No matter who you are traveling with, CarRentals.com has a car rental that can align with your needs and not deplete your travel piggy bank.