Car rentals in Sheridan: All you need to know
You want a great vehicle to get around Sheridan whether you're going for a business trip or a vacation. See the famous sites around town and pull up in front of the best restaurants in Sheridan. CarRentals.com has collected your most popular questions about car rentals in Sheridan. Read on to find out the dos and don'ts of renting a car.
Where can I find a great deal on a rental car in Sheridan?
You're well on your way to getting the best price on your car rental by reserving it through us. However, to increase your savings on your trip to Sheridan you can do a few things. Be sure to:
- Check the mileage policy to prevent any surprise expenses
- Book your rental car as far in advance as you can
- Avoid airport pick-ups; they usually are pricier
- Compare daily and weekly rates; you may save more with a longer rental
Just following even a few of these tips can help you save on your Sheridan rental car.
What rental companies have retailers in Sheridan?
From global names like Advantage and Hertz to budget-friendly brands like Dollar and Thrifty, CarRentals.com has some of the best brands in the business. Read through the online reviews to get an idea of which is best for you.
What types and makes of rental cars are on offer in Sheridan?
Whether you want a roomy family vehicle or a low-cost economy car, the sheer wealth of options in this California town means you're certain to find an automobile that is perfect for you. Some options include:
|Car Type||Best for||Category Includes|
|Full Size SUV||Families looking for adventure in the California back-country||Ford Edge, Jaguar F-Pace, or similar|
|Full Size||Planning a big trip with a large group of friends or family members||Infiniti Q50, Hyundai Sonata, or similar|
|Hybrid||Those looking for a fuel-efficient vehicle||Toyota Prius, Honda Civic, or similar|
What age do you have to be to rent a car in Sheridan?
Generally, the age limit for car rentals in Sheridan is 21—the same as it is across the rest of the USA. However, you might need to pay a surcharge if you're under 25. Be sure to read over the rental agreement to determine what the total will be before you rent your car.
Do I need insurance to rent a car in Sheridan?
Most countries require driver's insurance. You may be able to purchase additional insurance through rental car supplier, if you are concerned your insurance won't cover you while traveling through the United States. Otherwise, as a U.S. citizen, you can also add on Collision Damage Coverage through CarRentals.com at checkout. Several credit card issuers (MasterCard, Visa, American Express, and Discover) will offer coverage. However, many of them have restrictions, such as not covering bigger automobiles such as trucks or SUVs. Make sure to find out exactly what your credit card will cover and how much before you travel to Sheridan.
What is the difference between all the 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 an open gas station close to the drop-off location
|Policy Type||Policy Description||Advantages||Disadvantages|
|Full to Full||There will be a full tank of gas when you pick up your car. You can use as much fuel as you like and top it off when you return your car 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? Simply fill it back up to full. You won't need to pay for any fuel you didn't use. You won't pay more than local fuel prices and you'll only pay service charges if you don't refill the tank|
|Full to empty (pre-paid)||You pay for a full tank when you pick the car up and bring the car back with the tank empty. Many rental car companies offer a refund for any unused fuel. Be sure to check with them beforehand||You won't have to find for a gas station before you return your car||You might pay a higher rate for the tank than you would filling up at a local gas station|
|Empty to empty||You will not have a full tank of fuel when you pick up your vehicle, and you won't have to refill the gas before you bring the car back||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 should I get?
We usually suggest that customers opt for 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 Sheridan?
If you plan to see all that Sheridan and maybe even the rest of California offers, you are going to need unlimited miles. You can drive as far as you'd like without worrying about additional charges. Read the fine print to be certain your mileage is truly "unlimited."
Tips before you leave the lot
Before you get going on your Sheridan trip, check out a few items before you leave the lot. It's worth the time to:
- Inspect your vehicle and make certain there is no damage or scrapes. If you notice any, mark it down on the paperwork
- Check the trunk to see if the spare is properly inflated and the jack and lung wrench are there
- 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 navigation and entertainment. It's best to limit any unnecessary distractions when you are driving around a new area
Book your Sheridan car rental today
Use CarRentals.com to get the best wheels Sheridan has to offer. Before you know it, you'll be cruising between the great restaurants, famous landmarks, and all the amazing sites in Sheridan.