Car rentals in Sutter: All you need to know
You need a great automobile to take you around Sutter whether you're traveling for a business trip or a vacation. Explore the top sites around town and pull up in front of the best restaurants in Sutter. CarRentals.com has gathered your most frequently asked questions about car rentals in Sutter. Read on to find out which vehicle is perfect for your trip, and how to get the best rates.
Where do I get a bargain car rental in Sutter?
CarRentals.com makes it easy to grab budget-friendly deals. Simply type in your travel dates and go through the list of rental car suppliers, select the top rental locations, and find the cheapest offers in Sutter. You should also:
- Check the mileage policy to avoid any surprise fees
- Book your vehicle as far ahead of time as you can
- Avoid airport pick-ups; they commonly are pricier
- Compare daily and weekly rates; you might save more if you rent the car for longer
Just following even a few of these tips can help you save on your Sutter rental car.
What rental companies have retailers in Sutter?
From budget-friendly brands like Thrifty and Budget to global names like Enterprise and Sixt, CarRentals.com has some of the best brands in the business. Look through the reviews to get an idea of which is best for you.
What type of rental car should I get for my trip to Sutter?
That depends on how many people you are traveling with and what activities you want to do in Sutter. If you're having a little trouble choosing, be sure to read over our chart below. We've compared the most popular categories for you:
|Car Type||Best for||Category Includes|
|Full Size SUV||Groups or Families looking for adventure in the California back-country||Ford Explorer, Kia Sorento, BMW X3, or similar|
|Full Size||Planning a big trip with a large group of friends or family members||Hyundai Sonata, Ford Fusion, or similar|
|Economy Car||Easy to park and have great gas mileage||Fiat 500, Nissan Versa Note, or similar|
What's the age requirement to rent a car in Sutter?
Generally, the age limit for renting a car in Sutter is 21. Please note, there might be an added fee if you are under the age of 25 or for higher category vehicles in particular. Read over the terms to figure out what any additional charges is before you book your car.
Will I need insurance to get a car rental in Sutter?
Insurance is required, no matter where you're renting a car. That said, you could already be insured by your credit card or car policies. Keep in mind, these policies might not totally cover your rental, and you'll have to add it to your booking for Sutter. Check ahead of time and, if it is necessary, you can just add it at checkout.
Are there different fuel policies?
Most suppliers give you a choice of fuel policies. Here is a list of the typical policies.You will need to search for a gas station near 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 vehicle. You can use as much fuel as you need and then refill the tank when you drop the vehicle off at the end. Just make sure to refill the tank before you return the car to avoid a refueling cost||You only refill the amount of fuel that you've used. Used a half of a tank? Simply 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 pay service charges if you don't refill the tank|
|Full to empty (pre-paid)||You'll pay for a full tank of gas and return the car with the tank empty. Many providers provide a refund for any unused fuel. Be sure to check with them beforehand||You won't need to find a petrol station near your rental drop-off location||The supplier usually charges a higher rate for the fuel than a local gas station|
|Empty to empty||You won't have a full tank when you collect the vehicle, and you won't have to fill the tank back up when you drop it back off||You fill the tank yourself, so you can shop around for the cheapest local prices||You'll need to locate a gas station shortly after you collect the car|
What fuel policy do you recommend?
Many suppliers offer a variety of fuel policies. However, the stand-out winner 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.
Should I get unlimited miles when I rent a car in Sutter?
If you wish to see all that Sutter and maybe even the rest of California 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 be sure they are actually "unlimited."
Before you drive off
Before you get started on your Sutter adventure, check a few items before you leave the rental lot. It's important to:
- Inspect the vehicle and be sure there is no dents or scrapes. If so, mark it down on your paperwork
- Inspect the trunk to see if the spare is properly inflated and the jack and lung wrench are there
- 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
- Figure out how to work the entertainment and GPS (if available). It's best to limit any unnecessary distractions when you are driving around a new area
Book your Sutter car rental 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. CarRentals.com has the ideal car rental that can fit your needs and not break your wallet.