Car rentals in Tenafly: All you need to know
A Tenafly car rental gives you the opportunity to go where you want, when you want. You can check out all the sights, and even find out what the rest of New Jersey has to offer. CarRentals.com has answered your most frequently asked questions about car rentals in Tenafly. Find out the dos and don'ts of car rentals.
How can I get a bargain rental car in Tenafly?
CarRentals.com makes it easy to snag budget-friendly rates. Just enter your travel dates and scroll through the variety of rental suppliers, choose the top rental locations, and find the best offers in Tenafly. You should also:
- Compare vehicle pricing before you book
- Try to avoid airport pick-ups or drop-offs, which typically are more expensive
- 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 companies have outlets in Tenafly?
From global names like Hertz and Sixt 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 one is best for your next trip.
What type of rental car should I get for my trip to Tenafly?
That depends on how many people you are traveling with and what activities you want to do in Tenafly. If you're having difficulty choosing, be sure to look over our chart below. We've compared the most popular categories for you:
|Car Type||Best for||Category Includes|
|Luxury or Premium-class||When you really want to treat yourself on your visit to Tenafly||Cadillac, Audi, or similar|
|SUV||If you plan on doing a lot of sightseeing and want a comfy ride||Hyundai Santa Fe, Nissan Quest, or similar|
|Hybrid||Those that want to get the most mpg on their trip||BMW i3, Kia Optima, or similar|
What's the age requirement to rent a car in Tenafly?
Normally, the age limit for renting a car in Tenafly is 21—the same as it is across the rest of the United States of America. Additionally, many suppliers charge an added fee if you are under 25. Be sure to review the rental agreement to find any additional charges is before you book your car.
Is insurance required to rent a car in Tenafly?
Almost all countries require driver's insurance. You may be able to purchase additional insurance through rental car supplier, if you think your insurance won't cover your rental. Otherwise, as a United States citizen, you can also book Collision Damage Coverage through CarRentals.com at checkout. Although many major card issuers, like Visa and MasterCard, provide some coverage, there may be restrictions. For instance, they may not cover your rental car if you reserve a larger or luxury vehicle. Make sure to check car rental supplier's policy before you decide.
What are the different fuel policies?
Most suppliers allow you to choose which policy you want. Here is a list of the typical policies.You will need to search for a gas station close to your car rental supplier
|Policy Type||Policy Description||Advantages||Disadvantages|
|Full to Full||You'll have a full tank when you pick up your automobile. Use as much gas as you need 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 refill the amount of fuel that you've used. 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 can fill up at any station you want and you'll only be charged refueling fees or service charges if you don't fill up the tank|
|Full to empty (pre-paid)||You pay for a full tank upfront and bring the car back with the tank empty. Some suppliers offer 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 may not have a full tank when you pick up the vehicle, and you don't have to fill the tank back up when you bring the car back||You fill the 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?
Many suppliers offer a range of fuel policies. However, full-to-full is our stand-out choice. 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 Tenafly.
Should I get unlimited miles when I rent a car in Tenafly?
Unlimited miles is a good option if you decide to do a bit of sightseeing or visit several business associates all over Tenafly. You can cruise as much as you want without incurring additional charges. Be sure to read your policy to see if there are any limitations.
Before you drive off
Before you begin on your Tenafly vacation, check a few items before you leave the lot. It's worth the time to:
- Walk around your vehicle and make sure there is no damage or scratches. If so, mark it down on the paperwork
- 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 to your liking, and figure out how to turn on the lights and windshield wipers
- Figure out how to work the radio or entertainment features. You don't want any unneeded distractions in a new city
Book your Tenafly car rental 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 who you're traveling with, CarRentals.com has a rental car that can fit your needs and not break the bank.