Car rentals in Saint Francois: All you need to know
A Saint Francois car rental allows you to go where you want, when you want. You'll be able to explore all the sights, and even find out what else the rest of the region has to offer. We've gathered your most frequently asked questions about car rentals in Saint Francois. Keep reading to see the dos and don'ts of booking a rental car.
Where can I get a bargain car rental in Saint Francois?
CarRentals.com makes it easy to snag budget-friendly deals. Simply enter your travel dates and scroll down the list of rental suppliers, choose the top rental locations, and find the most wallet-friendly offers in Saint Francois. You can also:
- Compare and contrast all the deals available
- Book as far in advance as possible. You will usually save more and get the car of your choice
- Check the mileage and fuel policies. This way you'll avoid any surprises on your final bill
- Decide what car you'll need for your drive. Don't get more car than you need
Just following even a few of these tips can help you save big on your Saint Francois rental car.
What rental suppliers have outlets in Saint Francois?
From budget-friendly brands like Fox and Budget to global names like Avis and Sixt, CarRentals.com has some of the best brands in the business. Look through the online reviews to get an idea of which one meets your needs.
What type of rental car should I get for my trip to Saint Francois?
Whether you want a roomy family vehicle or a low-cost economy car, the sheer wealth of options in this metropolis means you're bound to find a car that suits your needs. Some options include:
|Car Type||Best for||Category Includes|
|Full Size SUV||To take on any kind of terrain and enjoy great views||Ford Edge, Kia Sorento, or similar|
|Full Size||Need extra room and comfort, but with the handling of a sedan||Hyundai Sonata, Ford Fusion, or similar|
|Hybrid||Those looking for a fuel-efficient vehicle||Honda Civic, Kia Optima, or similar|
What's the age requirement to rent a car in Saint Francois?
Typically, to rent a car in Saint Francois you must be at least 21—the same as it is across the rest of the country. Additionally, many suppliers charge an added fee if you are under 25. Be sure to read over the rental agreement to determine any additional charges will be before you reserve your rental.
Is insurance required to rent a car in Saint Francois?
When cruising through Saint Francois or the rest of country, you'll need insurance. Many suppliers require that you show proof of insurance before you pick up your automobile. Most countries require the driver to have insurance. You may be able to buy temporary insurance through the rental agency.
The major credit card issuers (Discover, American Express, Visa, and MasterCard) will typically provide some coverage. But many of them have restrictions, such as not covering larger vehicles like premium models or some SUVs. Make sure to find out exactly what your credit card will cover and how much before you head to Saint Francois.
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 have to search for an open gas station close to your rental car supplier
|Policy Type||Policy Description||Advantages||Disadvantages|
|Full to Full||There will be a full tank of gas when you pick up your automobile. You can use as much fuel as you like and top it off when you return your car at the rental office. As long as you replace the fuel before returning the car, you won't face any extra fees||You only refill the amount of fuel that you've used. Used a quarter of a tank? Then you just fill it back up to full. You won't need to pay for any gas you didn't use. You can shop around for the cheapest prices and you'll only be charged refueling fees or service charges if you don't refill the tank|
|Full to empty (pre-paid)||You'll receive the car with a full tank and return the car with the tank empty. Check with the provider to see if they will refund you for any unused fuel||You won't need to find a gas 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 won't have a full tank when you collect the vehicle, and you won't have to refill the gas before you drop it back off||You refill your tank yourself, so you won't pay more than local pump prices||You'll have to get some gas before you do any serious driving|
What fuel policy do you recommend?
Many rental car suppliers offer a range of fuel policies. However, the stand-out winner is usually full-to-full. You simply bring the car back with the same amount of fuel you got it with. Just be sure you make time to shop for the cheapest gas prices.
Should I get unlimited miles when I rent a car in Saint Francois?
If you want to see all that Saint Francois offers, you are going to want unlimited miles. You won't have to worry about extra charges if you decide to drive all over Saint Francois. Review the fine print to make sure they are truly "unlimited."
Before you leave the lot
Make sure you go over a few items prior to leaving the lot on your Saint Francois adventure. It's important to:
- Check out the vehicle and be sure there is no dents 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
- Figure out how to work the entertainment and GPS (if available). It's best to limit any unneeded distractions when you are navigating a new city
Book your Saint Francois car rental today
Use CarRentals.com to get the best wheels Saint Francois has to offer. Before you know it, you'll be cruising between the highly-rated restaurants, world-famous landmarks, and all the terrific sites in Saint Francois.