Car rentals in Sicily Island: All you need to know
You need a great automobile to take you around Sicily Island whether you're traveling for a business or pleasure. Explore the top sites around town and pull up in front of the popular restaurants in Sicily Island. CarRentals.com has gathered your most frequently asked questions about renting a car in Sicily Island. Read on to discover how to get the best rates on your ideal vehicle.
Where do I get a great deal on a car rental in Sicily Island?
You are well on your way to locating the best price on your car rental with us. However, there are a more ways to increase your savings. Make sure to:
- Read the mileage policy to avoid any surprise expenses
- Reserve your car rental as far ahead of time as you can
- Avoid airport pick-ups and drop-offs if possible; they tend to be more expensive
- Compare daily and weekly rates; you may save more if you rent the car for longer
Just following even a few of these tips can help you save on your Sicily Island rental car.
What rental companies have agencies in Sicily Island?
From budget-friendly brands like Budget and Thrifty to global names like Enterprise and Hertz, CarRentals.com has some of the best brands in the business. Read through the reviews to help you figure out which one meets your needs.
What types and makes of rental cars are on offer in Sicily Island?
That all depends on your needs and what activities you want to do in Sicily Island. If you're having difficulty picking the right car, be sure to look over the table below. We have compared the most popular categories for you:
|Car Type||Best for||Category Includes|
|Premium||Everyone who wants to travel Sicily Island in style||Cadillac, Audi, or similar|
|Minivan or SUV||If you plan on doing plenty of exploring and want a comfy ride||Dodge Grand Caravan, Nissan Quest, or similar|
|Compact Car||Easy to park and have great miles per gallon||Ford Fiesta, Chevrolet Spark, or similar|
How old do you have to be to rent a car in Sicily Island?
Normally, to rent a car in Sicily Island you must be at least 21—the same as it is across the rest of the USA. If you are under 25, you might also need to pay a surcharge. Be sure to read the supplier's terms to find any additional charges is before you book your vehicle.
Will I need insurance to get a car rental in Sicily Island?
When driving in Sicily Island or the rest of the U.S. of A., you will need insurance. Many suppliers require that you show proof of insurance before you pick up your vehicle. Many countries require the driver to have insurance. You may be able to purchase interim insurance through the rental agency. Additionally, as a U.S. citizen, you can also book Collision Damage Coverage with CarRentals.com at checkout.
Many major card issuers, like MasterCard or Discover, provide some insurance on your rental, however, there are usually restrictions. For instance, they may not cover your rental car if you book a larger or luxury vehicle. Check your rental car company's policy before you decide.
What is the fuel policy for Sicily Island rental cars?
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||You'll have a full tank when you get your automobile. You can use as much fuel as you need and then refill the tank when you drop the vehicle off at the rental office. Just make sure to refill the tank before you return the car to avoid a refueling cost||You only refill the amount of fuel that you've used. Used a quarter of a tank? Simply fill it back up to full. You won't need to pay for any fuel you didn't use. You can shop around for the cheapest prices and you'll only pay service fees if you don't fill up the tank|
|Full to empty (pre-paid)||You pay for a full tank of gas upfront and bring the car back with the tank empty. Some providers offer a refund for any unused fuel. Be sure to confirm with them beforehand||You won't have to search for a gas station before you bring back the car||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 don't need to refill the gas when you bring the car back||You refill your tank yourself, so you won't pay more than local pump prices||You'll need to find a gas station as soon as you collect the car|
What type of fuel policy should I choose?
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 Sicily Island?
If you plan to explore all that Sicily Island and maybe even the rest of Louisiana offers, you are going to need unlimited miles. You can drive as far as you'd like without worrying about additional charges. Review the fine print to make sure your mileage is truly "unlimited."
Before you drive off
Before you get going on your Sicily Island trip, check a few items prior to leaving the car rental lot. It's worth the time to:
- Look over the vehicle and be sure there is no damage or scrapes. Be sure to make note of it on the paperwork, or you may get charged for it
- Inspect the trunk to determine if the spare is properly inflated and the necessary tools to change it 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 windshield wipers
- Figure out how to work the entertainment and GPS (if available). It's best to limit any unnecessary distractions when you are navigating a new area
Book your Sicily Island rental car today
Maybe you're carpooling with co-workers to and from the hotel to the conference center, maybe you're traveling solo, or maybe you're bringing your partner or kids. CarRentals.com has the ideal rental car that can suit your needs and not deplete your travel piggy bank.