Car rentals in Slayton: All you need to know
A Slayton car rental gives you the opportunity to go where you want, when you want. You'll be able to check out all the sights, and even find out what the rest of Minnesota has to offer. We've gathered the most popular questions about car rentals in Slayton. Keep reading to discover how to get the best rates on your ideal vehicle.
How can I find a great deal on a rental car in Slayton?
We always strive to get you the best rate. But, you can do a couple things to keep your next booking affordable. You can:
- Compare vehicle pricing before you book
- Avoid airport pick-ups or drop-offs, which can cost more
- Know ahead of time how much mileage/fuel you may use
- Search and book in advance
These tips can help you save even more on your next car rental in Slayton.
What rental companies have retailers in Slayton?
From global names like Avis and Sixt to budget-friendly brands like Dollar and Thrifty, CarRentals.com has some of the best brands in the business. Look through the online reviews to help you figure out which one meets your needs.
What type of rental car should I get for my trip to Slayton?
Whether you want a roomy family vehicle or a low-cost economy car, the sheer wealth of options in this Minnesota town means you're bound to find a vehicle that suits your needs. Some options include:
|Car Type||Best for||Category Includes|
|Full Size SUV||Those looking for a little off-road adventure||Ford Edge, Kia Sorento, 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|
|Economy or Compact Car||For those on a strict travel budget||Ford Fiesta, Chevrolet Spark, or similar|
What age do you have to be to rent a car in Slayton?
Typically, the age limit for renting a car in Slayton is 21. Please note, you may find that there is an additional charge if you are under the age of 25 or for larger or higher category rentals. Read over the supplier's terms to determine what any additional fees is before you book your rental.
Will I need insurance to get a car rental in Slayton?
Most countries require the driver to have insurance. You might be able to buy additional insurance through rental car supplier, if you are concerned your insurance won't cover your rental. Otherwise, as a United States citizen, you can also purchase Collision Damage Coverage through CarRentals.com at checkout. Many major card issuers, like Visa or Discover, give some coverage; however, there are usually restrictions. For example, they may not cover your rental car if you get a luxury or larger vehicle. Make sure to check rental car supplier's policy before you decide.
What are the different fuel policies?
Most suppliers give you a choice of fuel policies. Below is a list of the most common ones.You will have to search for 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 get your vehicle. You can use as much fuel as you want and top it off when you return your car when you are done. As long as you replace the fuel before returning the car, you won't face any extra fees||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 be paying for any gas you didn't use. You can fill up at any station you want and you'll only be charged refueling fees or service charges if you don't fill up 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. Ask the rental car provider to see if they will refund you for any unused fuel||You won't need to find a petrol station near your rental drop-off location||You usually pay a more expensive 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 have to fill the tank back up when you bring the car back||You refill your tank yourself, so you won't pay more than local pump prices||You'll have to fill up before you go on a long trip|
What fuel policy should I get?
Many suppliers offer a variety of fuel policies. However, full-to-full is our stand-out winner. It simply means returning the car with the same level of gas as you got it with, so you'll never pay for anyone else's road trips through the Slayton.
Should I get unlimited miles when I rent a car in Slayton?
If you plan to check out all that Slayton and maybe even the rest of Minnesota offers, you are going to need unlimited miles. You won't have to worry about extra charges if you decide to drive all over Slayton. Review the fine print to make certain your mileage is truly "unlimited."
Before you drive off
Before you begin on your Slayton adventure, be sure you check a few things prior to leaving the car rental lot. You should take time to:
- Inspect your car and determine if there is any dents or scrapes. If you notice any, mark it down on the paperwork
- Inspect the trunk to determine if the spare is inflated and the necessary tools to change it are there
- 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 radio or entertainment features. It's best to limit any unneeded distractions when you are navigating a new city
Book your Slayton rental car today
Maybe you're traveling solo, maybe you're bringing your partner or kids, or maybe you're carpooling with co-workers to and from the hotel to the conference center. CarRentals.com has the ideal car rental that can fit your requirements and not break the bank.