Car rentals in Ross: All you need to know
You need a great vehicle to get around Ross whether you're traveling for a business or pleasure. Explore the top sites around the area and park in front of the popular restaurants in Ross. We've answered your most frequently asked questions about renting a car in Ross. Keep reading to see how to get the best rates on your ideal vehicle.
How can I find a bargain rental car in Ross?
CarRentals.com always tries to get you the best rate. However, there are a more ways to increase your savings. You can:
- Read through the mileage policy to prevent any surprise expenses
- Book your vehicle as far ahead of time as you can
- Avoid airport pick-ups and drop-offs if possible; they commonly are pricier
- Compare daily and weekly rates; you may save more if you rent the car for longer
Even a little rental car know-how can go a long way to getting you the most savings.
What rental suppliers have agencies in Ross?
From budget-friendly brands like Budget and Thrifty to global names like National and Enterprise, CarRentals.com has some of the best brands in the business. Read through the reviews to get an idea of which one meets your needs.
What types and makes of rental cars are on offer in Ross?
That all depends on your needs and what you'll be doing when you visit Ross. If you're having a bit of trouble deciding, be sure to read over our table below. We have compared the most popular vehicle categories for you:
|Car Type||Best for||Category Includes|
|Full Size SUV||Perfect for families who want comfort and to fit in all their luggage||BMW X3, Ford Explorer, or similar|
|Full Size||Families with suitcases and a need for space||Toyota Camry, Nissan Altima, or similar|
|Hybrid||Those looking for a fuel-efficient vehicle||Toyota Prius, Honda Civic, or similar|
What's the age requirement to rent a car in Ross?
Usually, the age limit for renting a car in Ross is 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 review the rental agreement to find what the exact charge is before you book your vehicle.
Will I need insurance to get a car rental in Ross?
Insurance is always required, wherever you're renting a car. With that said, your current car insurance may cover you. Additionally, if you pay using your credit card, the card's policy may also insure you. Keep in mind, these policies might not totally cover your rental, and you'll have to add it to your booking for Ross. Look into it before you book and, if it's necessary, you can easily include it at checkout.
Are there different fuel policies?
Most suppliers allow you to choose which policy you want. Here is a list of the typical policies.You will need to find a gas station close to the drop-off location
|Policy Type||Policy Description||Advantages||Disadvantages|
|Full to Full||The tank will be full when you pick up your vehicle. Use as much petrol as you wish 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 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 upfront and bring the car back with the tank empty. Several rental car companies provide a refund for any unused fuel. Be sure to confirm with them beforehand||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 may not have a full tank when you pick up the vehicle, and you don't need to refill the gas when 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 do any serious driving|
What fuel policy do you recommend?
Most rental car companies give you a full tank policy. At CarRentals.com, we recommend returning your car with a full tank of gas. For a cheaper rate, fill up your tank before you bring your car back.
Is it worth getting unlimited miles?
If you plan to see all that Ross and maybe even the rest of California offers, you're going to want unlimited miles. You won't have to worry about extra charges if you decide to drive all over Ross. Go over the fine print to make sure they are truly "unlimited."
Before you drive off
Before you begin on your Ross adventure, go over a few items prior to leaving the car rental lot. It's worth the time to:
- Walk around the car and be certain there is no dents or scrapes. If so, mark it down on your paperwork
- Inspect the trunk to see if the spare is inflated and the necessary tools to change it are there
- 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 radio or entertainment features. It's best to limit any unneeded distractions when you are navigating a new area
Book your Ross 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 rental car that can fit your requirement and not break your wallet.