Car rentals in Stonehaven: All you need to know
A Stonehaven car rental gives you the opportunity to go where you want, when you want. You'll be able to explore all the sights, and even see what else the rest of New Brunswick has to offer. CarRentals.com has gathered your most frequently asked questions about car rentals in Stonehaven. Read on to see the dos and don'ts of booking a rental car.
Where do I find a great deal on a rental car in Stonehaven?
CarRentals.com always tries to get you the best price. But, there are ways to get an even cheaper price on your upcoming rental. Make sure to:
- Compare the rates for a few suppliers on the type of car you want
- Book as far in advance as possible. You'll usually save more and get the car of your choice
- Educate yourself on any cost for fuel policy, additional drivers, and mileage limits. This way you will know the true cost before you rent
- Don't rent more car than you need. Typically, the smaller the class the lower the rate
Just following even a few of these tips can help you save big on your Stonehaven rental car.
What rental companies have retailers in Stonehaven?
From global names like National and Enterprise to budget-friendly brands like Thrifty and Budget, CarRentals.com has some of the best brands in the business. Scan through the online reviews to help you figure out which one is best for you.
What types and makes of rental cars are on offer in Stonehaven?
That all depends on your needs and what activities you want to do in Stonehaven. If you're having difficulty picking the right car, make sure to look over our chart below. We have compared the most popular categories for you:
|Car Type||Best for||Category Includes|
|Luxury||When you want to travel Stonehaven in style||Infiniti, Mercedes Benz, or similar|
|Minivan or SUV||Large groups who want to navigate Stonehaven together||Toyota RAV4, Dodge Grand Caravan, or similar|
|Economy Car||Couple or two friends heading to the beach and back||Toyota Yaris, Nissan Versa, or similar|
What's the age requirement to rent a car in Stonehaven?
Normally, to rent a car in Stonehaven you must be at least 21. But, you may find that there is an added charge if you are under 25 or for larger or higher category vehicles. Go through the supplier's terms to determine what any additional fees will be before you book your car.
Do I need insurance to rent a car in Stonehaven?
Almost all countries require driver's insurance. You might be able to buy additional insurance through rental car company for your trip, if you are concerned your insurance won't cover your rental during your trip. Several credit cards (Discover, American Express, Visa, and MasterCard) will cover your car rental. However, there may be limitations, like not covering large automobiles like trucks or SUVs. It is best to call and find out what kind of coverage is offered before you travel to Stonehaven.
Are there different fuel policies?
Most suppliers allow you to choose which policy you want. Below is a list of the most common ones.You will have to find an open gas station near 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 automobile. Use as much gas as you want and top it off when you return your car at the end. 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 quarter of a tank? Then you just fill it back up to full. You won't need to pay for any you didn't use. You can shop around for the cheapest prices and you'll only pay service fees if you don't refill the tank|
|Full to empty (pre-paid)||You pay for a full tank upfront and bring the car back with the tank empty. Several providers provide a refund for any unused fuel. Be sure to verify with them beforehand||There will be no need to go searching for a gas station before you drop-off your car||You might pay more for the tank than you would filling up at a local gas station|
|Empty to empty||You won't have a full tank when you pick up the 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 fill up before you do any serious driving|
What fuel policy should I get?
Many rental car suppliers offer a variety of fuel policies. However, the stand-out choice 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.
Is it worth getting unlimited miles?
If you wish to check out all that Stonehaven offers, you're 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 actually "unlimited."
Before you leave the lot
Make sure you check out a few items prior to leaving the lot. It's important to:
- Walk around your car and determine if there is any damage or scrapes. If so, write it down on your paperwork
- Check the trunk to see if the spare is inflated and both the lug wrench and jack 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
- Get comfortable working the radio or entertainment features. You don't want any unneeded distractions in a new city
Book your Stonehaven rental car today
Use CarRentals.com to get yourself the best wheels Stonehaven has to offer. Before you know it, you'll be cruising between the well-known restaurants, famous landmarks, and all the amazing sites in Stonehaven.