Car rentals in Rock: All you need to know
A Rock car rental gives you the opportunity to go where you want, when you want. You can check out all the sights, and even find out what else the rest of Michigan has to offer. We've gathered the most frequently asked questions about car rentals in Rock. Find out the dos and don'ts of booking a rental car.
How can I get a great deal on a car rental in Rock?
CarRentals.com always strives to get you the best deal. But, there are ways to get an even cheaper price on your next booking. You can:
- Compare and contrast weekly and daily rates from all the different suppliers
- Book as far in advance as possible. You'll usually save more and get the car of your choice
- Learn about any cost for mileage limits, fuel policy, and additional drivers. That way you will know the total cost before you book
- Decide what car you'll need for your drive. Don't rent more car than you need
These tips can help you save even more on your next car rental in Rock.
What rental suppliers have agencies in Rock?
From budget-friendly brands like Dollar and Thrifty to global names like Hertz and Sixt, CarRentals.com has some of the best brands in the business. Scan through the reviews to get an idea of which is best for you.
What types and makes of rental cars are on offer in Rock?
Whether you want a roomy family vehicle or a low-cost economy car, the sheer wealth of options in this Michigan metropolis means you're certain to find a vehicle that suits your needs. Some options include:
|Car Type||Best for||Category Includes|
|Luxury||When you need the best||Mercedes C-Class, Audi A4, or similar|
|SUV||Large groups that need room for all their suitcases||Hyundai Santa Fe, Nissan Quest, or similar|
|Economy or Compact Car||Couple or two friends who plan on doing a bit of sightseeing||Fiat 500, Nissan Versa Note, or similar|
What's the age requirement to rent a car in Rock?
Normally, to rent a car in Rock you must be at least 21. But, there might be an added charge if you are under 25 or for larger or higher category cars. Go over the terms to figure out what any additional charges is before you reserve your rental.
Do I need insurance to rent a car in Rock?
When driving around Rock or the rest of the United States, you'll need insurance. Almost every supplier needs proof of insurance before you pick up your vehicle. Most countries require the driver to have insurance. You may be able to buy interim insurance with the rental agency. Additionally, as a U.S. citizen, you can also add on Collision Damage Coverage through CarRentals.com at checkout.
The major credit card issuers (Visa, MasterCard, American Express, and Discover) will typically offer coverage. However, many of them have restrictions, such as not covering larger vehicles like trucks or SUVs. It is best to call and find out exactly what your credit card will cover and how much before you travel to Rock.
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 an open gas station near your rental car supplier
|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 need 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 need to replace the fuel you used. 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 won't pay more than local fuel prices and you'll only be charged refueling fees if you don't fill up the tank|
|Full to empty (pre-paid)||You'll pay for a full tank and return the car with an empty tank. Many rental car companies offer a refund for any unused fuel. Be sure to check with them beforehand||You won't need to find a gas station near your rental drop-off location||You usually pay a higher rate for a tank upfront then going to a local station|
|Empty to empty||You won't have a full tank when you collect your vehicle, and you won't have to refill the gas when you drop it back off||You refill your tank yourself, so you can shop around for the cheapest local prices||You'll need to locate a gas station as soon as you collect the car|
What fuel policy should I get?
Most suppliers provide you a full tank policy. We advise returning the car topped off. To avoid any added expenses, it is best to find a filling station before bringing the car rental.
Is it worth getting unlimited miles?
Unlimited miles is a great option if you decide to do some sightseeing or visit several clients all over Rock. You can cruise wherever you like without incurring added charges. Review your policy to see if there are any restrictions.
Before you leave the lot
Before you get going on your Rock vacation, be sure you check a few items prior to leaving the car rental lot. You should:
- Look over the car and make certain there is no dents or scrapes. 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 wipers
- Figure out how to work the radio or entertainment features. It's best to limit any unneeded distractions when you are navigating a new city
Book your Rock 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 suit your requirement and not deplete your travel fund.