Car rentals in Roblin: All you need to know
A Roblin car rental allows you to go where you want, when you want. You can explore all the sights, and even find out what the rest of Manitoba has to offer. We've collected the most popular questions about car rentals in Roblin. Keep reading to 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 rental car in Roblin?
You are well on your way to locating the best price on your car rental when you use us. But, there are a more ways to increase your savings. Make sure to:
- Compare vehicle pricing before you book
- Avoid airport pick-ups or drop-offs, which can cost more
- Determine ahead of time the amount of fuel/mileage you may use
- Search and book in advance
Just following even a few of these tips can help you save on your Roblin rental car.
What rental companies have agencies in Roblin?
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 online reviews to get an idea of which meets your needs.
What type of rental car should I get for my trip to Roblin?
That depends on how many people you are traveling with and what you'll be doing when you visit Roblin. If you're having trouble choosing, be sure to look over the table below. We have compared the most popular categories for you:
|Car Type||Best for||Category Includes|
|Full Size SUV||To take on any kind of terrain and enjoy great views||Ford Explorer, Hyundai Santa Fe, or similar|
|Full Size||For big groups that want better fuel economy than an SUV||Infiniti Q50, Ford Fusion, or similar|
|Compact Car||Easy to park and have great gas mileage||Toyota Yaris, Nissan Versa, or similar|
What's the age requirement to rent a car in Roblin?
Generally, the age limit for renting a car in Roblin is 21. But, you may find that there is an additional fee if you're under 25 or for higher category vehicles. Read through the terms to determine what the exact charge is before you reserve your rental.
Is insurance required to rent a car in Roblin?
When driving in Roblin or the rest of Canada, you'll need insurance. Many suppliers require that you show proof of insurance before you rent a car. Most countries require the driver to have insurance. You may be able to pay for temporary coverage with the rental agency.
The major credit card issuers (Discover, American Express, Visa, and MasterCard) will typically offer coverage. But many of them have restrictions, such as not covering bigger vehicles like trucks or SUVs. Make sure to find out exactly what your credit card will cover and how much before you head to Roblin.
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 have to find a gas station near 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 car. You can use as much fuel as you want and then refill the tank when you drop the vehicle off. If you refill the tank before you return your car, you won't be charged a refueling cost||You only pay for the fuel you use. Used a half of a tank? Then you just fill it back up to full. You won't be paying for any you didn't use. 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 receive the car with a full tank of fuel and return the car with the tank empty. Several providers provide a refund for any unused fuel. Be sure to verify with them beforehand||You won't have to search for a gas station before you return your car||You might pay more for the tank than you would filling up at a local gas station|
|Empty to empty||You will not have a full tank of fuel when you collect the vehicle, and you won't need to refill the gas before you drop it back off||You fill the 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?
Most suppliers provide you a full to full tank policy. At CarRentals.com, we recommend bringing it back filled up. If you want to save some money, it is best to fill up your tank before you bring it back.
Is it worth getting unlimited miles?
Unlimited mileage is a good choice for those who don't want to worry about how many miles they are driving. 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
Before you begin on your Roblin adventure, make sure you go over a few items before you leave the rental lot. It's worth the time to:
- Walk around the vehicle and make certain there is no dents or scrapes. If you notice any, write it down on the paperwork
- Inspect the trunk to see if the spare is properly inflated and the jack and lung wrench are there
- Get familiar with the controls of your car. Adjust the mirrors and seats, and note how to turn on the lights and windshield wipers
- Get comfortable operating the navigation and entertainment. It's best to limit any unnecessary distractions when you are navigating a new city
Book your Roblin car rental today
Use CarRentals.com to get the best wheels Roblin has to offer. Before you know it, you'll be cruising between the highly-rated restaurants, renowned landmarks, and all the fantastic sites in Roblin.