Car rentals in Rimouski - Est: All you need to know
A Rimouski - Est 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 else the rest of Quebec has to offer. We've answered the most popular questions about renting a car in Rimouski - Est. Find out which vehicle is perfect for your trip, and how to get the best rates.
Where can I get a great deal on a car rental in Rimouski - Est?
CarRentals.com makes it easy to snag the cheapest deals. Just enter your travel dates and scroll through the variety of car rental companies, select the top rental locations, and find the cheapest packages Rimouski - Est has to offer. You should also:
- Read the mileage policy to steer clear of any surprise expenses
- Book your rental as far in advance as you can
- Avoid airport pick-ups and drop-offs if possible; they normally are more expensive
- Compare daily and weekly rates; you might 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 retailers in Rimouski - Est?
From budget-friendly brands like Fox and Budget to global names like Ace and Enterprise, CarRentals.com has some of the best brands in the business. Scan through the online reviews to help you figure out which meets your needs.
What type of rental car should I get for my trip to Rimouski - Est?
That depends on your needs and what activities you want to do in Rimouski - Est. If you're having trouble choosing, make sure to look over our chart below. We've compared the most popular vehicle categories for you:
|Car Type||Best for||Category Includes|
|Full Size SUV||Perfect for families or groups who need a comfortable ride and have safety as a top priority||Ford Edge, Jaguar F-Pace, or similar|
|Full Size||Need extra room and comfort, but with better handling and gas mileage than an SUV||Hyundai Sonata, Ford Fusion, or similar|
|Hybrid||Those that want a quiet and comfortable ride with great fuel economy||Honda Civic, Kia Optima, or similar|
How old do you have to be to rent a car in Rimouski - Est?
Generally, the age limit for car rentals in Rimouski - Est is 21—the same as it is across most of the country. If you are under 25, you might also need to pay a surcharge. Be sure to read through the rental agreement to determine any additional fees is before you book your rental.
Is insurance required to rent a car in Rimouski - Est?
When driving around Rimouski - Est or the rest of Canada, you'll need insurance. Many suppliers need proof of insurance before you rent a car. Most countries require driver's insurance. You may be able to pay for interim coverage through the rental supplier.
Many major card issuers, like MasterCard or Visa, give some coverage, however, there are usually restrictions. For instance, you may not be covered if you book a luxury or larger vehicle. Make sure to check your rental car company's policy before you decide.
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 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 collect your vehicle. You can use as much fuel as you want and then refill the tank when you drop the vehicle off at the end of your rental period. 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 half of a tank? Simply fill it back up to full. You won't need to pay for any gas you didn't use. You can shop around for the cheapest prices and you'll only be charged refueling fees if you don't refill 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. Ask the rental car provider to see if they will refund you for any unused fuel||You won't need to find a petrol station near your rental drop-off location||You usually pay a higher price 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 your vehicle, and you don't have to fill the tank back up when you drop it back off||You refill your tank yourself, so you can shop around for the cheapest local prices||You'll have to fill up before you go on a long trip|
What type of fuel policy should I choose?
We usually suggest that you choose the full-to-full policy. This policy simply means you bring your rental back to the full, and you're all set.
Is it worth getting unlimited miles?
Unlimited mileage is a good option for anyone who don't want to worry about watching the odometer their whole trip. You will just need to make sure there's nothing else in the small print that could add in extra costs.
Before you drive off
Be sure you check out a few things before you leave the lot on your Rimouski - Est adventure. You should take time to:
- Look over the vehicle and be certain there is no dents or scrapes. If you notice any, mark it down on your paperwork
- 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, and note how to turn on the lights and windshield wipers
- Figure out how to work the entertainment and GPS (if available). You don't want any unneeded distractions in a new city
Book your Rimouski - Est rental car today
Know that you can depend on a wonderful vehicle that will result in more extra cash to spare when you reserve your car rental with CarRentals.com. Cash in on cheap deals on your ideal Rimouski - Est car rental when you book with CarRentals.com. We'll see you around town.