Car rentals in Rock Point: All you need to know
A Rock Point 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 Arizona has to offer. CarRentals.com has answered your most popular questions about renting a car in Rock Point. Read on to see which vehicle is perfect for your trip, and how to get the best rates.
How can I get a great deal on a rental car in Rock Point?
CarRentals.com makes it a cinch to book the best deals. Simply type in your travel dates and go down the list of rental car companies, pick the top rental locations, and find the cheapest packages Rock Point has to offer. You should also:
- Compare all the deals available
- 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 fuel policy, additional drivers, and mileage limits. That way you will know the true cost before you rent
- Determine the vehicle you'll need for your vacation. Don't rent more car than you need
Just following even a few of these tips can help you save on your Rock Point rental car.
What rental companies have outlets in Rock Point?
From global names like National and Enterprise to budget-friendly brands like Payless and Fox, CarRentals.com has some of the best brands in the business. Look through the reviews to help you figure out which one is best for you.
What type of rental car should I get for my trip to Rock Point?
That depends on how many people you are traveling with and what you'll be doing when you visit Rock Point. If you're having trouble picking the right car, make sure to read over the table below. We have compared the most popular types of vehicles for you:
|Car Type||Best for||Category Includes|
|Full Size SUV||Great for families who want comfort and have safety as a top priority||Ford Edge, Kia Sorento, or similar|
|Full Size||For trips where everyone needs room their luggage||Infiniti Q50, Ford Fusion, or similar|
|Compact Car||Easy to park and have great miles per gallon||Ford Fiesta, Chevrolet Spark, or similar|
What age do you have to be to rent a car in Rock Point?
Normally, to rent a car in Rock Point you must be at least 21—the same as it is across the rest of the United States of America. However, you might need to pay a surcharge if you're under 25. Be sure to read over the rental agreement to find what the exact price is before you book your rental.
Do I need insurance to rent a car in Rock Point?
Insurance is mandatory, no matter where you rent a vehicle. With that said, you could already be covered by your credit card or car policies. Keep in mind, those policies may not cover you 100%, and you'll have to add it to your booking for Rock Point. Check ahead of time and, if it is needed, you can conveniently add it at checkout.
What is the fuel policy for Rock Point rental cars?
Most suppliers give you a choice of fuel policies. Below is a list of the most common ones.You will need to find a gas station close to your car rental supplier
|Policy Type||Policy Description||Advantages||Disadvantages|
|Full to Full||You'll have a full tank when you pick up your car. Use as much gas as you like and top it off when you return your car at the rental dealer. If you refill the tank before you return your car, you won't be charged 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 gas 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. Ask the rental car provider to see if they'll refund you for any unused fuel||You won't need to find a fuel 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 will not have a full tank of fuel when you collect the vehicle, and you won't have to refill the gas when you bring the car back||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 fuel policy should I get?
Most suppliers give you a full to full tank policy. At CarRentals.com, we encourage bringing the car back topped off. If you want to keep your expenses lower, it is best to fill up your tank before bringing the rental car. Stations near airports or car rental places tend to have higher prices.
Should I get unlimited miles when I rent a car in Rock Point?
Unlimited mileage is a good choice for anyone who don't want to worry about incurring any extra charges with the distance they drive. 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 a few items prior to leaving the lot. You should:
- Inspect your car and make sure there is no damage 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 wipers
- Get comfortable operating the entertainment and GPS (if available). It's best to limit any unnecessary distractions when you are navigating a new region
Book your Rock Point rental car today
Maybe you're traveling with your partner and kids, or carpooling with co-workers to and from the hotel to the conference center. Maybe you're traveling solo. No matter the situation, CarRentals.com has a car that can align with your requirement and not deplete your travel fund.