Car rentals in Raymond: All you need to know
A Raymond 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 the rest of South Dakota has to offer. We've collected your most popular questions about renting a car in Raymond. Keep reading to find out how to get the best rates on your ideal vehicle.
How can I get a great deal on a car rental in Raymond?
CarRentals.com makes it easy to book the best rates. Simply type in your travel dates and go through the list of rental suppliers, pick the top rental locations, and find the best offers in Raymond. You can also:
- Compare vehicle pricing before you book
- Avoid airport pick-ups or drop-offs, which can cost more
- Determine ahead of time how much mileage/fuel you may use
- Search and book in advance
These tips can help you save even more on your next car rental in Raymond.
What rental suppliers have retailers in Raymond?
From budget-friendly brands like Economy and Budget 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 Raymond?
Whether you want a roomy family vehicle or a low-cost economy car, the sheer wealth of options in this South Dakota city means you're bound to find a car that suits your needs. Some options include:
|Car Type||Best for||Category Includes|
|Premium||Business travelers who want a little luxury as they cruise Raymond||Cadillac XTS, Infiniti Q50, or similar|
|Minivan or SUV||Big groups that need room for all their suitcases||Dodge Grand Caravan, Nissan Quest, or similar|
|Hybrid||Those looking for a fuel-efficient vehicle||BMW i3, Toyota Prius, or similar|
How old do you have to be to rent a car in Raymond?
Typically, to rent a car in Raymond you must be at least 21—the same as it is across the rest of the United States of America. If you are under 25, you might also need to pay a surcharge. Be sure to read through the terms to discover what the total is before you reserve your rental.
Do I need insurance to rent a car in Raymond?
Insurance is required, wherever you're renting a car. However, your current car insurance may cover you. Additionally, if you pay for the rental in full using your credit card, the card's benefits may also insure you. Keep in mind, your policies might not totally cover your rental, and you'll have to add it to your booking for Raymond. Look into it before you book and, if it is needed, you can simply add it at 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||The gas tank will be full when you collect your car. Use as much petrol as you want and then refill the tank when you drop the vehicle off when you are done. As long as you replace the fuel before returning the car, you won't face any extra fees||You only pay for the fuel you use. If you only use half of a tank, it's only necessary refill half of a tank, and therefore avoid paying for any you don't need. You can shop around for the cheapest prices and you'll only pay service charges if you don't refill the tank|
|Full to empty (pre-paid)||You'll pay for a full tank and return the car with an empty tank. Many providers offer a refund for any unused fuel. Be sure to verify with them beforehand||You won't need to find a gas station near your rental drop-off location||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 refill the gas when 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?
At CarRentals.com, we advise a full to full policy. You receive the vehicle with a full tank. However, if you return your rental with less than the amount you received it with, most companies will charge a premium to top it back off. If you want to save some money, it is best to find a filling station before you bring it back.
Should I get unlimited miles when I rent a car in Raymond?
Unlimited miles is a great choice if you decide to do a little sightseeing or visit several customers all over Raymond. You can cruise wherever you want and not incur additional charges. Go over your policy to discover if there are any limitations.
Tips before you leave the lot
Before you begin on your Raymond adventure, be sure you check a few things prior to leaving the rental lot. It's important to:
- Inspect your car and determine if there is any dents or scrapes. If so, mark it down on your 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 to your liking, and figure out how to turn on the lights and windshield wipers
- Figure out how to work the navigation and entertainment. You don't want any unneeded distractions in a new city
Book your Raymond car rental 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 are traveling with, CarRentals.com has a car that can fit your needs and not deplete your travel fund.