Car rentals in Range: All you need to know
A Range car rental allows you to go where you want, when you want. You'll be able to explore all the sights, and even find out what else the rest of Alabama has to offer. CarRentals.com has collected the most popular questions about car rentals in Range. Read on to see how to get the best rates on your ideal vehicle.
Where do I get a great deal on a car rental in Range?
CarRentals.com makes it easy to snag budget-friendly rates. Simply enter your travel dates and go down the list of rental companies, select the top rental locations, and find the cheapest packages Range has to offer. You can also:
- Compare the rates for a few suppliers on the type of car you want
- Book as far in advance as possible. You will usually save more and get the car of your choice
- Educate yourself on any cost for mileage limits, fuel policy, and additional drivers. This way you can make sure you know the true cost before you rent
- Don't rent more vehicle than you'll need. Normally, the smaller the class the lower the rate
These tips can help you save even more on your next car rental in Range.
What rental suppliers have outlets in Range?
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. Read through the reviews to get an idea of which is best for your next trip.
What types and makes of rental cars are on offer in Range?
That depends on how many people you are traveling with and what activities you want to do in Range. If you're having difficulty picking the right car, make sure to go over our table below. We've compared the most popular categories for you:
|Car Type||Best for||Category Includes|
|Full Size SUV||Those looking for adventure in the Alabama back-country||Ford Explorer, Kia Sorento, BMW X3, or similar|
|Full Size||For trips where everyone needs room their bags||Infiniti Q50, Hyundai Sonata, or similar|
|Hybrid||Those looking for a fuel-efficient vehicle||BMW i3, Kia Optima, or similar|
What's the age requirement to rent a car in Range?
Generally, to rent a car in Range you must be at least 21—the same as it is across the rest of the USA. Additionally, many suppliers charge an added fee if you are under 25. Be sure to review the terms to determine what the exact charge is before you rent your car.
Is insurance required to rent a car in Range?
Insurance is always needed, wherever you're renting a car. With that said, you could already be covered by your existing car or credit card policies. Keep in mind, these policies may not provide total coverage, and you'll need to add it to your booking for Range. Check ahead of time and, if it is needed, you can conveniently add it at checkout.
What is the fuel policy for Range rental cars?
Most suppliers allow you to choose which policy you want. Below is a list of the most common ones.You will need to find 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 pick up your car. You can use as much fuel as you want and then refill the tank when you drop the vehicle off when you are done. 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 need to pay for any 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 pay for a full tank when you pick the car up and bring the car back with the tank empty. Several rental car companies offer a refund for any unused fuel. Be sure to confirm with them beforehand||There will be no need to go searching for a gas station before you return your car||You usually pay a more expensive rate for a tank upfront then you would going to a nearby gas station|
|Empty to empty||You won't have a full tank when you pick up the 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 need to locate a gas station shortly after you collect the car|
What type of fuel policy should I choose?
At CarRentals.com, we advise a full to full policy. You should get your automobile with a full tank, and you should return it filled up. For a cheaper rate, find a gas station before bringing the vehicle.
Is it worth getting unlimited miles?
Unlimited mileage is a good option for those who don't want to worry about watching the odometer their whole trip. Just make sure that your policy really provides unlimited miles. Read the fine print before you book.
Tips before you leave the lot
Before you begin on your Range adventure, make sure you check out a few things before you leave the rental lot. You should:
- 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
- Get familiar with the controls of your car. Adjust the mirrors and seats to your liking, and figure out 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 city
Book your Range rental car today
Maybe you're traveling solo, maybe you're bringing your partner or kids, or maybe you're carpooling with co-workers to and from the hotel to the conference center. No matter who you're traveling with, CarRentals.com has a rental car that can fit your requirement and not break your wallet.