Car rentals in Temple City: All you need to know
A Temple City car rental allows you to go where you want, when you want. You can check out all the sights, and even see what else the rest of California has to offer. We've collected your most popular questions about renting a car in Temple City. Read on to see the dos and don'ts of renting a car.
Where do I get a great deal on a rental car in Temple City?
CarRentals.com makes it a breeze to get the best rates. Simply enter your travel dates and scroll through the variety of rental companies, select the top rental locations, and find the best offers in Temple City. You should also:
- Take time to compare vehicle pricing
- Avoid pick-ups and drop-offs at airports, which typically cost more
- Determine ahead of time how much mileage/fuel you may use
- Search and book as far in advance as you can
These tips can help you save even more on your next car rental in Temple City.
What rental companies have outlets in Temple City?
From global names like National and Enterprise to budget-friendly brands like Thrifty and Budget, CarRentals.com has some of the best brands in the business. Scan through the online reviews to help you figure out which one is best for you.
What type of rental car should I get for my trip to Temple City?
Whether you want a roomy family vehicle or a low-cost economy car, the sheer wealth of options in this California town means you're bound to find a vehicle that is perfect for you. Some options include:
|Car Type||Best for||Category Includes|
|Luxury||Business travelers who want a little luxury as they cruise Temple City||Infiniti, Mercedes Benz, or similar|
|SUV||Family trips where you need the extra room||Toyota RAV4, Dodge Grand Caravan, or similar|
|Hybrid||Those looking for a fuel-efficient vehicle||BMW i3, Kia Optima, or similar|
How old do you have to be to rent a car in Temple City?
Normally, to rent a car in Temple City you must be at least 21. But, there might be an additional charge if you're under 25 or for higher category rentals in particular. Read over the terms to determine what the exact charge will be before you reserve your rental.
Do I need insurance to rent a car in Temple City?
Insurance is always needed, no matter where you're renting a car. With that said, 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, these policies may not cover you 100%, and you'll have to add it on to your booking. Check ahead of time and, if it's required, you can simply include it at the CarRentals.com checkout.
What is the fuel policy for Temple City rental cars?
Most suppliers give you a choice of fuel policies. Below is a list of the most common ones.You will need to search for an open gas station near your rental car supplier
|Policy Type||Policy Description||Advantages||Disadvantages|
|Full to Full||The gas tank will be full when you collect your car. Use as much petrol as you wish and then refill the tank when you drop the vehicle off at the rental office. If you refill the tank before you return your car, you won't be charged 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 you didn't use. You won't pay more than local fuel prices and you'll only pay service fees if you don't fill up the tank|
|Full to empty (pre-paid)||You pay for a full tank when you pick the car up and bring the car back with the tank empty. Check with the rental car provider to see if they will refund you for any unused fuel||There will be no need to go searching for a gas station before you bring back the car||You might pay a higher rate for the tank than you would filling up at a local gas station|
|Empty to empty||You won't have a full tank when you collect the vehicle, and you won't need to refill the gas 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 go on a long trip|
What fuel policy do you recommend?
Most rental car companies provide you a full to full tank policy. At CarRentals.com, we advise returning it with a full tank. For a cheaper rate, find a gas station before bringing the vehicle.
Should I get unlimited miles when I rent a car in Temple City?
Unlimited miles is a great choice if you decide to do some sightseeing or visit a lot of business associates all over Temple City. You can drive as much as you want and not incur extra charges. Read over your policy to see if there are any limitations.
Know before you go
Before you begin on your Temple City trip, check a few things prior to leaving the rental lot. It's important to:
- Look over your vehicle and be certain there is no damage or scrapes. If you notice any, write it down on the paperwork
- 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, and note 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 navigating a new city
Book your Temple City rental car today
Maybe you're traveling with your partner and kids, or carpooling with co-workers to and from the hotel to the conference center. Maybe you're traveling solo. No matter the situation, CarRentals.com has a car rental that can align with your requirement and not deplete your travel fund.