Car rentals in St Malo: All you need to know
A St Malo car rental allows you to go where you want, when you want. You'll be able to check out all the sights, and even find out what else the rest of the region has to offer. CarRentals.com has gathered the most popular questions about car rentals in St Malo. Read on to see which vehicle is perfect for your trip, and how to get the best rates.
Where can I find a bargain car rental in St Malo?
CarRentals.com makes it easy to grab the best rates. Simply enter your travel dates and scroll through the variety of rental car companies, select the top rental locations, and find the most wallet-friendly offers in St Malo. You should also:
- Compare the prices of vehicles
- Try to avoid pick-ups and drop-offs at airports, which can cost more
- Know ahead of time the amount of fuel/mileage you may use
- Search and reserve as far in advance as you can
Even a little knowledge can go a long way to getting you the most savings.
What rental companies have retailers in St Malo?
From budget-friendly brands like Payless and Fox to global names like National and Enterprise, CarRentals.com has some of the best brands in the business. Look through the online reviews to help you figure out which one is best for your next trip.
What type of rental car should I get for my trip to St Malo?
Whether you want a roomy family vehicle or a low-cost economy car, the sheer wealth of options in this metropolis means you're certain to find a car that is perfect for you. Some options include:
|Car Type||Best for||Category Includes|
|Full Size SUV||Best for families or groups who want comfort and have safety as a top priority||Ford Explorer, Hyundai Santa Fe, or similar|
|Full Size||Planning a big trip with a large group of friends or family members||Hyundai Sonata, Ford Fusion, or similar|
|Hybrid||Those that want to get the most miles per gallon on their trip||BMW i3, Kia Optima, or similar|
What age do you have to be to rent a car in St Malo?
Generally, the age limit for renting a car in St Malo is 21. However, you may find that there is an additional fee if you're under 25 or for larger or higher category rentals. Go over the supplier's terms to discover what any additional fees is before you rent your vehicle.
Will I need insurance to get a car rental in St Malo?
Almost all countries require the driver to have insurance. You might be able to purchase additional insurance through rental car supplier, if you know your insurance won't cover your rental during your trip.Many credit card issuers (MasterCard, Visa, American Express, and Discover) will provide some coverage. However, there may be limitations, such as not covering large vehicles such as trucks or SUVs. Make sure to call and find out exactly what your credit card will cover and how much before you travel to St Malo.
What is the fuel policy for St Malo rental cars?
Most suppliers allow you to choose which policy you want. 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 pick up your car. You can use as much fuel as you want 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 pay for the fuel you use. If you only use half of a tank, you'll only have to refill half of a tank, and therefore avoid paying for any you don't need. You can fill up at any station you want and you'll only pay service fees if you don't fill up the tank|
|Full to empty (pre-paid)||You'll pay for a full tank and return the car with the tank empty. Many rental car companies offer a refund for any unused fuel. Be sure to confirm with them beforehand||There will be no need to go searching for a gas station before you drop-off your car||You usually pay a more expensive price for a tank upfront then going to a local station|
|Empty to empty||You won't have a full tank when you collect your vehicle, and you won't have to fill the tank back up when you bring the car back||You fill the tank yourself, so you can shop around for the cheapest local prices||You'll have to fill up before you go on a long trip|
What type of fuel policy should I choose?
We usually suggest 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.
Is it worth getting unlimited miles?
If you want to explore all that St Malo offers, you are going to want unlimited miles. You can drive as far as you'd like without worrying about additional charges. Go over the fine print to be sure they are truly "unlimited."
Before you drive off
Be sure you check out a few things before you leave the rental lot. It's important to:
- Look over your vehicle and make sure there is no dents 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
- Familiarize yourself with the car. Adjust the mirrors and seats to your liking, and figure out how to turn on the lights and wipers
- Get comfortable working the radio or entertainment features. It's best to limit any unnecessary distractions when you are navigating a new area
Book your St Malo car rental today
Use CarRentals.com to get the best wheels St Malo has to offer. Before you know it, you'll be driving between the well-known restaurants, world-famous landmarks, and all the must-see sites in St Malo.