Car rentals in Thorndale: All you need to know
You need a great vehicle to get around Thorndale whether you're going for a business or pleasure. See the famous sites around the region and park in front of the best restaurants in Thorndale. CarRentals.com has collected the most popular questions about car rentals in Thorndale. Read on to find out which vehicle is perfect for your trip, and how to get the best rates.
Where can I find a bargain rental car in Thorndale?
CarRentals.com makes it a cinch to get the best deals. Just type in your travel dates and go down the variety of rental car companies, select the top rental locations, and find the most wallet-friendly offers in Thorndale. You can also:
- Compare vehicle pricing before you book
- Try to avoid pick-ups and drop-offs at airports, which typically are more expensive
- Determine ahead of time the amount of mileage/fuel you may use
- Search and reserve in advance
Even a little knowledge can go a long way to getting you the most savings.
What rental suppliers have agencies in Thorndale?
From global names like Advantage and Hertz to budget-friendly brands like Dollar and Thrifty, CarRentals.com has some of the best brands in the business. Read through the online reviews to help you figure out which meets your needs.
What types and makes of rental cars are on offer in Thorndale?
That depends on how many people you are traveling with and what you'll be doing when you visit Thorndale. If you're having a little trouble deciding, be sure to read over our table below. We've compared the most popular vehicle categories for you:
|Car Type||Best for||Category Includes|
|Full Size SUV||To take on any kind of terrain and sightseeing||Ford Explorer, Hyundai Santa Fe, or similar|
|Full Size||Need extra room and comfort, but with the handling of a sedan||Chevrolet Impala, Toyota Camry, or similar|
|Compact Car||Easy to park and have great miles per gallon||Ford Fiesta, Chevrolet Spark, or similar|
What's the age requirement to rent a car in Thorndale?
Normally, the age limit for renting a car in Thorndale is 21—the same as it is across the rest of the USA. If you are under 25, you might also need to pay a surcharge. Be sure to read the supplier's terms to figure out any additional charges is before you book your rental.
Is insurance required to rent a car in Thorndale?
Insurance is always needed, no matter where you're renting a car. Nevertheless, you might already be covered by your existing car or credit card policies. Keep in mind, those policies may not cover you 100%, and you'll need to add it to your booking for Thorndale. Check in advance and, if it's needed, you can conveniently add it at the CarRentals.com checkout.
What is the fuel policy for Thorndale 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 the drop-off location
|Policy Type||Policy Description||Advantages||Disadvantages|
|Full to Full||There will be a full tank of gas when you pick up your vehicle. Use as much gas as you want and then refill the tank when you drop the vehicle off when you are done. 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 need to pay for any you didn't use. You can fill up at any station you want and you'll only pay service charges if you don't fill up the tank|
|Full to empty (pre-paid)||You pay for a full tank of fuel when you pick the car up and bring the car back 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 gas 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 don't have to refill the gas before you bring the car back||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 collect the car|
What type of fuel policy should I choose?
We usually advise that customers choose 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 Thorndale?
Unlimited mileage is a good option for travelers who don't want to worry about watching the odometer their whole trip. Just make sure that your policy really provides unlimited miles. Check the details on mileage limits before you book.
Before you leave the lot
Make sure you go over a few things prior to leaving the lot on your Thorndale adventure. It's worth the time to:
- Walk around the car and determine if there is any dents or scratches. Be sure to make note of it on the paperwork, or you may get charged for it
- Inspect the trunk to see if the spare is properly inflated and the jack and lung wrench are there
- Get familiar with the controls of your car. Adjust the mirrors and seats, and note how to turn on the lights and windshield wipers
- Figure out how to work the radio or entertainment features. It's best to limit any unneeded distractions when you are navigating a new region
Book your Thorndale rental car today
Know that you can depend on a grand ride that will leave you with money to spare when you reserve your car with CarRentals.com. Book today to cash in on cheap deals on your perfect Thorndale car rental. We'll see you on the road.