Car rentals in Sunburst: All you need to know
A Sunburst car rental gives you the opportunity to go where you want, when you want. You can check out all the sights, and even see what the rest of Montana has to offer. CarRentals.com has gathered your most frequently asked questions about renting a car in Sunburst. Read on to see which vehicle is perfect for your trip, and how to get the best rates.
Where do I find a bargain car rental in Sunburst?
You're on your way to getting the best deal on your car rental by going through us. However, you can try to do a couple things to keep your next booking affordable. Be sure to:
- Compare vehicle pricing before you book
- Try to avoid pick-ups or drop-offs at airports, which typically cost more
- Know ahead of time the amount of fuel/mileage you may use
- Search and book as far in advance as you can
Just following even a few of these tips can help you save big on your Sunburst rental car.
What rental companies have retailers in Sunburst?
From global names like National and Enterprise to budget-friendly brands like Payless and Fox, CarRentals.com has some of the best brands in the business. Scan through the online reviews to get an idea of which is best for your next trip.
What type of rental car should I get for my trip to Sunburst?
That depends on how many people you are traveling with and what you'll be doing when you visit Sunburst. If you're having a little trouble choosing, be sure to read over the chart below. We have compared the most popular categories for you:
|Car Type||Best for||Category Includes|
|Full Size SUV||Those looking for a little adventure off the beaten path||Ford Edge, Kia Sorento, or similar|
|Full Size||Groups with bags and a need for space||Infiniti Q50, Ford Fusion, or similar|
|Economy or Compact Car||Great for navigating and parking around congested cities||Ford Fiesta, Chevrolet Spark, or similar|
What age do you have to be to rent a car in Sunburst?
Normally, to rent a car in Sunburst you must be at least 21—the same as it is across the rest of the United States of America. If you are under 25, you might also need to pay a surcharge. Be sure to read through the supplier's terms to find what the exact charge is before you reserve your rental.
Will I need insurance to get a car rental in Sunburst?
When cruising through Sunburst or the rest of the U.S.A., you'll need insurance. Many suppliers require that you show proof of insurance before you pick up your automobile. Many countries require the driver to have insurance. You may be able to buy additional insurance through the rental car dealer, if you are concerned your insurance won't cover you while traveling through the U.S. of A. Moreover, as a U.S. citizen, you can also purchase Collision Damage Coverage through CarRentals.com at checkout.
Although many of the major card issuers, like Visa or American Express, offer some insurance, there are usually restrictions. For instance, you may not be covered if you reserve a larger or luxury vehicle. Be sure to check the rental car company's policy before you decide.
What is the fuel policy for Sunburst rental cars?
Most suppliers allow you to choose which policy you want. Below is a list of the most common ones.You will need to search for an open gas station near the drop-off location
|Policy Type||Policy Description||Advantages||Disadvantages|
|Full to Full||You'll have a full tank when you collect your car. You can use as much fuel as you like and top it off when you return your car at the end. 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. Used a quarter of a tank? Then you just fill it back up to full. You won't be paying for any fuel you didn't use. You won't pay more than local fuel prices and you'll only be charged refueling fees or service charges if you don't refill the tank|
|Full to empty (pre-paid)||You pay for a full tank of fuel upfront and bring the car back with the tank empty. Check with the supplier to see if they'll refund you for any unused fuel||There will be no need to go searching for a gas station before you drop-off your car||You usually pay a higher price for a tank upfront then you would going to a nearby gas station|
|Empty to empty||You may not have a full tank when you collect the vehicle, and you don't have to fill the tank back up before you drop it back off||You fill the 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 type of fuel policy should I choose?
Many rental car suppliers offer a range of fuel policies. However, the stand-out choice is usually full-to-full. 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 Sunburst.
Is it worth getting unlimited miles?
Unlimited miles is a great choice if you decide to do a little sightseeing or visit several customers all over Sunburst. You can drive wherever you want without incurring additional charges. Read over your policy to discover if there are mileage limitations.
Before you drive off
Make sure you check out a few items prior to leaving the lot. It's worth the time to:
- Look over the vehicle and determine if there is any damage or scrapes. If you notice any, mark it down on the paperwork
- Inspect the trunk to see if the spare is inflated and the jack and lung wrench 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 entertainment and GPS (if available). You don't want any unneeded distractions in a new city
Book your Sunburst 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. No matter the situation, CarRentals.com has a car rental that can align with your requirement and not deplete your travel fund.