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Car rentals in Tignish: All you need to know

You want a great vehicle to take you around Tignish whether you're traveling for a business trip or a vacation. See the famous sites around town and pull up in front of the best restaurants in Tignish. We've gathered the most popular questions about car rentals in Tignish. Read on to discover the dos and don'ts of booking a rental car.

How do I get a great deal on a car rental in Tignish?

CarRentals.com makes it easy to snag budget-friendly rates. Just type in your travel dates and scroll down the variety of rental car companies, choose the top rental locations, and find the cheapest offers in Tignish. You should also:

  • Compare and contrast weekly and daily rates from all the different suppliers
  • Book as far in advance as possible. You will usually get your car of your choice and save more
  • Learn about any cost for fuel policy, additional drivers, and mileage limits. That way you will know the actual cost before you rent
  • Decide what vehicle you'll need for your drive. Don't rent more car than you need

Even a little rental car know-how can go a long way to getting you the most savings.

What rental companies have outlets in Tignish?

From global names like Enterprise and Hertz to budget-friendly brands like Economy and Budget, CarRentals.com has some of the best brands in the business. Look through the reviews to get an idea of which meets your needs.

What types and makes of rental cars are on offer in Tignish?

Whether you want a roomy family vehicle or a low-cost economy car, the sheer wealth of options in this Prince Edward Island town means you're bound to find a vehicle that suits your needs. Some options include:

Car TypeBest forCategory Includes
PremiumBusiness travelers who want a little luxury as they cruise TignishInfiniti Q50, Chrysler 300, or similar
Minivan or SUVLarge groups who want to navigate Tignish togetherDodge Grand Caravan, Nissan Quest, or similar
HybridThose that want to get the most miles per gallon on their tripBMW i3, Toyota Prius, or similar

What age do you have to be to rent a car in Tignish?

Usually, the age limit for car rentals in Tignish is 21. But, you may find that there is an additional fee if you're under 25 or for larger or higher category rentals in particular. Go over the supplier's terms to determine what the exact price is before you book your vehicle.

Will I need insurance to get a car rental in Tignish?

When cruising through Tignish or the rest of Canada, you will need insurance. Almost every supplier needs proof of insurance before you rent a car. Many countries require driver's insurance. You may be able to pay for temporary insurance with the rental agency.

The major credit cards (American Express, Visa, MasterCard, and Discover) will typically cover your car rental. But many of them have restrictions, such as not covering bigger vehicles like premium models or some SUVs. It is best to call and find out exactly what your credit card will cover and how much before you head to Tignish.

What is the fuel policy for Tignish rental cars?

Most suppliers allow you to choose which policy you want. Here is a list of the typical policies.

You will have to search for an open gas station near the drop-off location
Policy TypePolicy DescriptionAdvantagesDisadvantages
Full to FullThere will be a full tank of gas when you get your car. You can use as much fuel as you wish and then refill the tank when you drop the vehicle off when you are done. Just make sure to refill the tank before you return the car to avoid a refueling costYou only need to replace the fuel you used. If you only use half of a tank, you'll only have to refill half of a tank, and therefore avoid paying for any you don't need. You can shop around for the cheapest prices and you'll only pay service charges if you don't fill up the tank
Full to empty (pre-paid)You'll pay for a full tank of gas and return the car with the tank empty. Many suppliers offer a refund for any unused fuel. Be sure to verify with them beforehandThere will be no need to go searching for a gas station before you bring back the carYou might pay more for the tank than you would filling up at a local gas station
Empty to emptyYou may not have a full tank when you collect the vehicle, and you won't need to fill the tank back up before you drop it back offYou refill your tank yourself, so you won't pay more than local pump pricesYou'll need to find a gas station shortly after you collect the car

What fuel policy should I get?

We encourage a full tank policy. You pick up your rental with a full tank. If you return the rental with less than the amount you received it with, most companies will charge a premium to top it back off. For a cheaper rate, find a filling station before you bring your car back. Stations near airports or car rental places tend to have higher prices.

Is it worth getting unlimited miles?

Unlimited mileage is a good choice for anyone who don't want to worry about incurring any extra charges with the distance they drive. Just make sure that your policy really provides unlimited miles. Check the fine print before you book.

Tips before you leave the lot

Make sure you go over a few things before you leave the lot on your Tignish adventure. It's important to:

  • Look over your vehicle and be certain there is no damage or scratches. If so, write it down on your 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, and note how to turn on the lights and windshield wipers
  • Figure out how to work the navigation and entertainment. You don't want any unneeded distractions in a new city

Book your Tignish rental car today

You know you can depend on a great car that will result in more money to spare when you reserve your car with CarRentals.com. Cash in on cheap deals on your Tignish car rental when you book with us. We'll see you around town.