Car rentals in Tippecanoe: All you need to know
You need a great automobile to get around Tippecanoe whether you're going for a business or pleasure. Check out the famous sites around the area and pull up in front of the best restaurants in Tippecanoe. CarRentals.com has gathered your most popular questions about car rentals in Tippecanoe. Find out the dos and don'ts of car rentals.
Where can I get a bargain rental car in Tippecanoe?
CarRentals.com always strives to get you the best deal. But, there are ways to get an even cheaper price on your next booking. You can:
- Compare and contrast weekly and daily rates from all the different suppliers
- Book as far in advance as possible. You'll usually get the vehicle of your choice and save more
- Check the mileage and fuel policies. You don't want to be surprised with added costs
- Don't get more car than you'll need. Generally, the smaller the class the lower the rate
Even a little rental car know-how can go a long way to getting you the most savings.
What rental suppliers have retailers in Tippecanoe?
From budget-friendly brands like Payless and Fox to global names like Enterprise and Sixt, 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 types and makes of rental cars are on offer in Tippecanoe?
Whether you want a roomy family vehicle or a low-cost economy car, the sheer wealth of options in this Ohio city means you're bound to find a car that is perfect for you. Some options include:
|Car Type||Best for||Category Includes|
|Full Size SUV||Those looking for a little adventure off the beaten path||BMW X3, Ford Explorer, or similar|
|Full Size||For trips where everyone needs room their suitcases||Infiniti Q50, Hyundai Sonata, or similar|
|Hybrid||Those that want to get the most miles per gallon on their trip||BMW i3, Toyota Prius, or similar|
How old do you have to be to rent a car in Tippecanoe?
Normally, the age limit for renting a car in Tippecanoe is 21—the same as it is across the rest of the United States of America. If you are under 25, you might also need to pay a surcharge. Be sure to go over the rental agreement to find any additional fees will be before you reserve your rental.
Does Tippecanoe require rental car insurance?
Almost all countries require driver's insurance. You might be able to buy additional insurance through rental car company for your trip, if you are concerned your insurance won't cover your rental. Otherwise, as a U.S. citizen, you can also book Collision Damage Coverage through CarRentals.com at checkout. Although many major card issuers, like Visa and MasterCard, offer some coverage, there may be restrictions. For instance, you may not be covered if you book a larger or luxury vehicle. Check the policy before you decide.
What is the fuel policy for Tippecanoe rental cars?
Most suppliers allow you to choose which policy you want. Here is a list of the typical policies.You will have to find a 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 automobile. Use as much gas as you need and then refill the tank when you drop the vehicle off at the rental dealer. If you refill the tank before you return your car, you won't be charged a refueling cost||You 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 fuel you don't need. You can fill up at any station you want 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. Ask the provider to see if they'll 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 don't need to fill the tank back up before 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 should I get?
Most rental car suppliers give you a full to full tank policy. We recommend returning it topped off. If you want to save some money, fill up your tank before returning the car rental.
Should I get unlimited miles when I rent a car in Tippecanoe?
Unlimited mileage is a good choice for anyone 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
Be sure you go over a few items before you leave the car rental lot on your Tippecanoe adventure. You should:
- Look over your vehicle 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
- 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
- Get comfortable working the entertainment and GPS (if available). You don't want any unneeded distractions in a new city
Book your Tippecanoe car rental today
Use CarRentals.com to get the best wheels Tippecanoe has to offer. Before you know it, you'll be driving between the great restaurants, famous landmarks, and all the amazing sites in Tippecanoe.