Car rentals in Summerstown: All you need to know
A Summerstown car rental allows you to go where you want, when you want. You'll be able to check out all the sights, and even see what else the rest of Ontario has to offer. We've answered the most frequently asked questions about car rentals in Summerstown. Read on to discover which vehicle is perfect for your trip, and how to get the best rates.
Where can I get a great deal on a rental car in Summerstown?
CarRentals.com makes it a cinch to book budget-friendly rates. Just type in your travel dates and scroll down the variety of rental car companies, select the top rental locations, and find the cheapest offers in Summerstown. You can also:
- Compare vehicle pricing before you book
- Avoid airport pick-ups and drop-offs, which can cost more
- Determine ahead of time the amount of mileage/fuel you may use
- Search and book as far in advance as you can
Even a little knowledge can go a long way to getting you the most savings.
What rental suppliers have agencies in Summerstown?
From global names like National and Hertz to budget-friendly brands like Economy 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 type of rental car should I get for my trip to Summerstown?
That depends on how many people you are traveling with and what you'll be doing when you visit Summerstown. If you're having trouble picking the right car, be sure to look over the table below. We've compared the most popular types of cars for you:
|Car Type||Best for||Category Includes|
|Luxury||Business travelers who want a little luxury as they cruise Summerstown||Mercedes C-Class, Cadillac XTS, or similar|
|Minivan or SUV||Family trips where you need additional room||Chrysler Pacifica, Dodge Grand Caravan, or similar|
|Hybrid||Those looking for a fuel-efficient vehicle||Honda Civic, Kia Optima, or similar|
What's the age requirement to rent a car in Summerstown?
Usually, to rent a car in Summerstown you must be at least 21. But, you may find that there is an added charge if you are under the age of 25 or for higher category vehicles in particular. Go through the terms to discover what any additional fees is before you book your vehicle.
Is insurance required to rent a car in Summerstown?
Almost all countries require driver's insurance. You may be able to pay for temporary coverage with the rental car supplier.Many major card issuers, like MasterCard or Visa, give some insurance on your rental; but, there may be restrictions. For example, they may not cover your rental car if you reserve a luxury or larger vehicle. Make sure to check car rental company's policy before you decide.
Are there different fuel policies?
Most suppliers give you a choice of fuel policies. Here is a list of the typical policies.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 collect your automobile. You can use as much fuel as you like and then refill the tank when you drop the vehicle off 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 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 shop around for the cheapest prices and you'll only pay refueling charges if you don't fill up the tank|
|Full to empty (pre-paid)||You'll pay for a full tank of gas and return the car with an empty tank. Check with the provider to see if they'll refund you for any unused fuel||You won't need to find a fuel 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 will not have a full tank of fuel when you pick up your vehicle, and you don't need to fill the tank back up before you bring the car back||You fill the tank yourself, so you won't pay more than local pump prices||You'll need to find a gas station shortly after you get the car|
What fuel policy should I get?
We encourage a full to full policy. You pick up your rental with a full tank, and you will want to return it with a full tank of gas. If you want to save some money, find a filling station before bringing the vehicle. Stations near airports or car rental places tend to have higher prices.
Should I get unlimited miles when I rent a car in Summerstown?
Unlimited miles is a great option if you decide to do a little sightseeing or visit a lot of business associates all over Summerstown. You can drive wherever you like and not incur additional charges. Review your policy to discover if there are any restrictions.
Tips before you leave the lot
Be sure you check a few items before you leave the lot. It's important to:
- Check out the car and make 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 inflated and both the lug wrench and jack are there
- Familiarize yourself with the car. Adjust the mirrors and seats, and note how to turn on the lights and windshield wipers
- Figure out how to work the navigation and entertainment. It's best to limit any unnecessary distractions when you are navigating a new area
Book your Summerstown 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. No matter the situation, CarRentals.com has a vehicle that can fit your needs and not deplete your travel piggy bank.