Car rentals in Thor: All you need to know
A Thor 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 Iowa has to offer. CarRentals.com has collected the most frequently asked questions about renting a car in Thor. Read on to see how to get the best rates on your ideal vehicle.
How do I find a bargain car rental in Thor?
CarRentals.com makes it easy to snag the best deals. Simply type in your travel dates and scroll down the variety of rental companies, select the top rental locations, and find the best packages Thor has to offer. You can also:
- Compare vehicle pricing before you book
- Avoid pick-ups and drop-offs at airports, which usually are more expensive
- Determine ahead of time how much fuel/mileage you may use
- Search and book in advance
Just following even a few of these tips can help you save on your Thor rental car.
What rental companies have agencies in Thor?
From global names like Advantage and Hertz to budget-friendly brands like Thrifty and Budget, CarRentals.com has some of the best brands in the business. Read through the online reviews to get an idea of which one is best for your next trip.
What types and makes of rental cars are on offer in Thor?
That all depends on your needs and what you'll be doing when you visit Thor. If you're having trouble picking the right car, be sure to go over our table below. We've compared the most popular types of cars for you:
|Car Type||Best for||Category Includes|
|Full Size SUV||Families or groups looking for adventure in the Iowa back-country||Ford Edge, Kia Sorento, or similar|
|Full Size||Need extra room and comfort, but with better handling and gas mileage than an SUV||Infiniti Q50, Ford Fusion, or similar|
|Economy Car||For those on a strict travel budget||Fiat 500, Nissan Versa Note, or similar|
What's the age requirement to rent a car in Thor?
Typically, the age limit for car rentals in Thor is 21—the same as it is across the rest of the USA. However, you might need to pay a surcharge if you're under 25. Be sure to go through the rental agreement to figure out any additional charges is before you reserve your rental.
Do I need insurance to rent a car in Thor?
Most countries require driver's insurance. You may be able to purchase interim coverage with the rental car supplier. Otherwise, as a United States citizen, you can also add on Collision Damage Coverage with CarRentals.com at checkout. Although many of the major card issuers, like American Express or MasterCard, give some insurance, there may be restrictions. For example, you may not be covered if you book a luxury or larger vehicle. Check the policy before you decide.
What are the different fuel policies?
Most suppliers give you a choice of fuel policies. Here is a list of the typical policies.You will have to find an open gas station near the drop-off location
|Policy Type||Policy Description||Advantages||Disadvantages|
|Full to Full||The gas tank will be full when you get your car. Use as much fuel as you need and top it off when you return your car at the end. 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 quarter 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 pay for a full tank upfront and bring the car back with the tank empty. Some rental car companies offer a refund for any unused fuel. Be sure to check with them beforehand||You won't have to find for a gas station before you drop-off your car||You might pay a higher rate for the tank than you would filling up at a local gas station|
|Empty to empty||You may not have a full tank when you collect your vehicle, and you don't have to refill the gas before you bring the car back||You refill your tank yourself, so you won't pay more than local pump prices||You'll need to find a gas station shortly after you collect the car|
What fuel policy should I get?
We usually advise that you opt for the full-to-full policy. This policy simply means you bring your rental back to the full, and you're all set.
Should I get unlimited miles when I rent a car in Thor?
Unlimited miles is a good choice if you decide to do a bit of sightseeing or visit several customers all over Thor. You can cruise as much as you want without incurring added charges. Read over your policy to discover if there are mileage restrictions.
Before you leave the lot
Make sure you check out a few things before you leave the rental lot on your Thor adventure. You should:
- Look over your car and be certain there is no damage or scrapes. Be sure to make note of it on the paperwork, or you may get charged for it
- 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 to your liking, and figure out how to turn on the lights and windshield wipers
- Get comfortable working the radio or entertainment features. You don't want any unneeded distractions in a new city
Book your Thor rental car today
When you book with CarRentals.com, you can count on a wonderful car that will result in more money to spare. Book today to cash in on cheap deals on your ideal Thor car rental. We'll see you on the road.