Car rentals in Temple: All you need to know
A Temple car rental allows you to go where you want, when you want. You'll be able to check out all the sights, and even find out what else the rest of Pennsylvania has to offer. CarRentals.com has answered your most frequently asked questions about renting a car in Temple. Keep reading to find out how to get the best rates on your ideal vehicle.
How can I find a great deal on a car rental in Temple?
You are on your way to locating the best rate on your car rental when you use us. However, there are ways to get an even cheaper price on your next rental. Be sure to:
- Read the mileage policy to avoid any surprises
- Book your rental as far ahead of time as possible
- Avoid airport pick-ups and drop-offs if possible; they normally are more expensive
- Compare daily and weekly rates; you may save more with a longer rental
Just following even a few of these tips can help you save on your Temple rental car.
What rental companies have outlets in Temple?
From budget-friendly brands like Economy and Budget to global names like Hertz and Enterprise, CarRentals.com has some of the best brands in the business. Read through the online reviews to help you figure out which one is best for your next trip.
What type of rental car should I get for my trip to Temple?
Whether you want a roomy family vehicle or a low-cost economy car, the sheer wealth of options in this Pennsylvania city means you're bound to find an automobile that is perfect for you. Some options include:
|Car Type||Best for||Category Includes|
|Luxury||When you want to travel Temple in style||Camaro, Chrysler 300, or similar|
|Minivan or SUV||Large groups who want to navigate Temple together||Ford Escape, Chrysler Town & Country, or similar|
|Economy Car||When saving money is a top priority||Toyota Yaris, Nissan Versa, or similar|
What's the age requirement to rent a car in Temple?
Generally, the age limit for renting a car in Temple is 21. But, you may find that there is an added charge if you're under the age of 25 or for higher category vehicles in particular. Read through the terms to determine what the exact rate is before you reserve your rental.
Do I need insurance to rent a car in Temple?
Insurance is mandatory, no matter where you rent a car. However, you might already be insured by your existing car or credit card policies. Keep in mind, your policies might not totally cover your rental, and you'll have to add it to your booking for Temple. Look into it before you book and, if it's needed, you can conveniently add it at checkout.
What is the difference between all the 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 a gas station close to your rental car supplier
|Policy Type||Policy Description||Advantages||Disadvantages|
|Full to Full||You'll have a full tank when you collect your vehicle. Use as much fuel as you need and top it off when you return your car at the rental dealer. As long as you replace the fuel before returning the car, you won't face any extra fees||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 be charged refueling fees if you don't fill up the tank|
|Full to empty (pre-paid)||You'll pay for a full tank of fuel and return the car with the tank empty. Several rental car companies provide a refund for any unused fuel. Be sure to check with them beforehand||You won't need to find a fuel 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 may not have a full tank when you collect the vehicle, and you won't need to refill the gas when you drop it back off||You refill your tank yourself, so you can shop around for the cheapest local prices||You'll need to find a gas station shortly after you get the car|
What fuel policy should I get?
At CarRentals.com, we advise a full to full policy. You pick up your rental with a full tank, and you will want to return it filled up. To avoid any added expenses, fill up your tank before returning the rental.
Is it worth getting unlimited miles?
Unlimited miles is a good option if you plan to do a bit of sightseeing or visit a lot of customers all over Temple. You can drive wherever you want and not incur extra charges. Read over your rental agreement to see if there are mileage restrictions.
Before you drive off
Make sure you check a few things prior to leaving the lot on your Temple adventure. It's worth the time to:
- Check out the car and determine if there is any damage or scratches. If so, write it down on the paperwork
- Make you have a properly inflated spare tire, lug wrench, and jack in the trunk
- Get familiar with the controls of your car. Adjust the mirrors and seats to your liking, and figure out how to turn on the lights and wipers
- Get comfortable working the radio or entertainment features. You don't want any unneeded distractions in a new city
Book your Temple rental car today
Know that you can depend on a grand vehicle that will result in more extra cash to spare when you book with CarRentals.com. Cash in on cheap deals on your ideal Temple car rental when you book with CarRentals.com. See you out here.