Car rentals in Round Rock: All you need to know
You need a great automobile to get around Round Rock whether you're traveling for a business or pleasure. Explore the famous sites around the region and park in front of the popular restaurants in Round Rock. We've answered the most frequently asked questions about renting a car in Round Rock. Find out the dos and don'ts of booking a rental car.
Where can I get a great deal on a rental car in Round Rock?
You're on your way to locating the best rate on your car rental by going through us. However, you can try to do a couple things to keep your next rental affordable. Be sure to:
- Check the mileage policy to steer clear of any surprise expenses
- Reserve your car rental as far in advance as you can
- Avoid airport pick-ups and drop-offs if possible; they usually are more expensive
- Compare weekly and daily rates; you might save more with a longer rental
Just following even a few of these tips can help you save big on your Round Rock rental car.
What rental suppliers have retailers in Round Rock?
From global names like Enterprise and Hertz to budget-friendly brands like Thrifty and Budget, CarRentals.com has some of the best brands in the business. Read through the online reviews to help you figure out which one is best for your next trip.
What types and makes of rental cars are on offer in Round Rock?
That depends on how many people you are traveling with and what you'll be doing when you visit Round Rock. If you're having difficulty picking the right car, be sure to go over the chart below. We have compared the most popular types of cars for you:
|Car Type||Best for||Category Includes|
|Full Size SUV||Those looking for a little off-road excitement||Jaguar F-Pace, Hyundai Santa Fe, or similar|
|Full Size||For trips where everyone needs room their bags||Hyundai Sonata, Ford Fusion, or similar|
|Economy or Compact Car||Couple or two friends heading to the beach and back||Toyota Yaris, Nissan Versa, or similar|
How old do you have to be to rent a car in Round Rock?
Normally, to rent a car in Round Rock you must be at least 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 read the terms to figure out any additional charges is before you book your vehicle.
Is insurance required to rent a car in Round Rock?
Most countries require driver's insurance. You may be able to pay for interim insurance with the rental car supplier. Otherwise, as a United States citizen, you can also book Collision Damage Coverage with CarRentals.com at checkout. Many major card issuers, like Visa and MasterCard, offer some coverage; however, there may be restrictions. For instance, you may not be covered if you get a larger or luxury vehicle. Check the policy before you decide.
What is the fuel policy for Round Rock rental cars?
Most suppliers allow you to choose which policy you want. Here is a list of the typical policies.You will have to search for an open gas station near your car rental supplier
|Policy Type||Policy Description||Advantages||Disadvantages|
|Full to Full||The tank will be full when you pick up your automobile. You can use as much fuel as you want and top it off when you return your car at the end. Just make sure to refill the tank before you return the car to avoid a refueling cost||You only pay for the fuel you use. If you only use half of a tank, you'll only need to refill half of a tank, and therefore avoid paying for fuel you don't need. You can fill up at any station you want and you'll only be charged refueling fees if you don't fill up the tank|
|Full to empty (pre-paid)||You'll pick up the car with a full tank of fuel and return the car with an empty tank. Check with the supplier to see if they'll refund you for any unused fuel||You won't have to search for a gas station before you drop-off your car||You usually pay a higher price for a tank upfront then going to a local station|
|Empty to empty||You will not have a full tank of fuel when you collect your vehicle, and you won't need to refill the gas before you drop it back off||You refill your tank yourself, so you can shop around for the cheapest local prices||You'll have to get some gas before you go on a long trip|
What fuel policy do you recommend?
We usually advise that customers choose the full-to-full policy. This policy simply means you bring your rental back to the full, and you're all set.
Should I get unlimited miles when I rent a car in Round Rock?
Unlimited mileage is a good option for those 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 go over a few items prior to leaving the car rental lot. It's worth the time to:
- Inspect the car and make sure there is no damage 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, and note how to turn on the lights and windshield wipers
- Figure out how to work the navigation and entertainment. You don't want any unneeded distractions in a new city
Book your Round Rock rental car today
Use CarRentals.com to get the best wheels Round Rock has to offer. Before you know it, you'll be cruising between the great restaurants, renowned landmarks, and all the marvelous sites in Round Rock.