Car rentals in Stuart: All you need to know
You want a great automobile to get around Stuart whether you're going for a business or pleasure. Explore the top sites around town and pull up in front of the popular restaurants in Stuart. CarRentals.com has answered the most popular questions about renting a car in Stuart. Find out how to get the best rates on your ideal vehicle.
How do I get a bargain car rental in Stuart?
CarRentals.com always tries to get you the best rate. However, to get the most savings on your trip to Stuart you can do a few things. You can:
- Compare vehicle pricing before you book
- Try to avoid airport pick-ups or drop-offs, which can cost more
- Know ahead of time the amount of mileage/fuel you may use
- Search and reserve in advance
Even a little knowledge can go a long way to getting you the most savings.
What rental companies have outlets in Stuart?
From global names like Enterprise and Sixt to budget-friendly brands like Thrifty and Budget, CarRentals.com has some of the best brands in the business. Read through the online reviews to get an idea of which one is best for you.
What types and makes of rental cars are on offer in Stuart?
That all depends on your needs and what you'll be doing when you visit Stuart. If you're having difficulty picking the right car, make sure to look over our chart below. We have compared the most popular types of vehicles for you:
|Car Type||Best for||Category Includes|
|Luxury||Everyone who wants to travel Stuart in style||Infiniti Q50, Chrysler 300, or similar|
|SUV||Families with a lot of suitcases and a need for space||Chrysler Town & Country, Dodge Grand Caravan, or similar|
|Hybrid||Those looking for a fuel-efficient vehicle||BMW i3, Toyota Prius, or similar|
What's the age requirement to rent a car in Stuart?
Typically, the age limit for renting a car in Stuart is 21—the same as it is across the rest of the United States of America. Additionally, many suppliers charge an added fee if you are under 25. Be sure to review the supplier's terms to find what the total will be before you book your rental.
Do I need insurance to rent a car in Stuart?
Insurance is mandatory, no matter where you rent a vehicle. Nevertheless, your current car insurance may cover you. Additionally, if you pay using your credit card, the card's policy may also insure you. Keep in mind, your policies may not provide total coverage, and you'll have to add it to your booking for Stuart. Check in advance and, if it's required, you can just include it at the CarRentals.com checkout.
What are the 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 search for an open gas station close to your rental car supplier
|Policy Type||Policy Description||Advantages||Disadvantages|
|Full to Full||There will be a full tank of gas when you collect your car. You can use as much fuel as you wish and then refill the tank when you drop the vehicle off. 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 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 of gas upfront and bring the car back with the tank empty. Some providers provide a refund for any unused fuel. Be sure to confirm with them beforehand||You won't need to find a gas station near your rental drop-off location||You might pay a higher rate for the tank than you would filling up at a local gas station|
|Empty to empty||You may not have a full tank when you pick up the vehicle, and you don't have to fill the tank back up when 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?
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.
Is it worth getting unlimited miles?
Unlimited miles is a great option if you plan to do some sightseeing or visit a lot of business associates all over Stuart. You can cruise as much as you want without incurring additional charges. Go over your rental agreement to find out if there are mileage restrictions.
Know before you go
Be sure you check a few things before you leave the rental lot on your Stuart adventure. You should take time to:
- Inspect your car and make certain 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 windshield 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 Stuart car rental today
When you reserve your car rental with CarRentals.com, you can count on a grand car that will leave you with extra money in the bank. Book today to cash in on cheap deals on your perfect Stuart rental car. We'll see you around town.