Car rentals in Tomahawk: All you need to know
A Tomahawk car rental allows you to go where you want, when you want. You can explore all the sights, and even find out what the rest of Kentucky has to offer. CarRentals.com has answered your most frequently asked questions about renting a car in Tomahawk. Find out how to get the best rates on your ideal vehicle.
How do I get a bargain car rental in Tomahawk?
You are on your way to locating the best price on your car rental with CarRentals.com. However, you can try to do a couple things to keep your next rental affordable. Be sure to:
- Compare all the deals available
- Book as far in advance as possible. You'll usually save more and get the car of your choice
- Check the fuel and mileage policies. You don't want to be surprised with any additional costs
- Don't get more vehicle than you'll need. Commonly, the smaller the car, the cheaper the rate
Even a little knowledge can go a long way to getting you the most savings.
What rental companies have agencies in Tomahawk?
From global names like Ace and Enterprise to budget-friendly brands like Economy and Budget, CarRentals.com has some of the best brands in the business. Look through the reviews to help you figure out which one is best for you.
What types and makes of rental cars are on offer in Tomahawk?
Whether you want a roomy family vehicle or a low-cost economy car, the sheer wealth of options in this Kentucky town means you're bound to find a car that suits your needs. Some options include:
|Car Type||Best for||Category Includes|
|Luxury||When you need the best||Infiniti Q50, Mercedes Benz CLA, or similar|
|SUV||Sizable groups that need room for all their luggage||Toyota RAV4, Dodge Grand Caravan, or similar|
|Compact Car||Couple or two friends who plan on doing a bit of sightseeing||Chevrolet Spark, Vauxhall Corsa, or similar|
How old do you have to be to rent a car in Tomahawk?
Usually, to rent a car in Tomahawk you must be at least 21—the same as it is across the rest of the USA. Additionally, many suppliers charge an added fee if you are under 25. Be sure to read the terms to discover what the exact price will be before you reserve your rental.
Is insurance required to rent a car in Tomahawk?
Most countries require the driver to have insurance. You may be able to purchase temporary coverage through the rental car supplier. Otherwise, as a U.S. citizen, you can also book Collision Damage Coverage through CarRentals.com at checkout. Several credit cards (Visa, MasterCard, American Express, and Discover) will provide some coverage. But there may be limitations, like not covering bigger vehicles such as trucks or SUVs. It is best to call and find out exactly what your credit card will cover and how much before you travel to Tomahawk.
What are the different fuel policies?
Most suppliers allow you to choose which policy you want. Below is a list of the most common ones.You will have to search for a gas station close to the drop-off location
|Policy Type||Policy Description||Advantages||Disadvantages|
|Full to Full||The gas tank will be full when you pick up your automobile. Use as much petrol as you need and then refill the tank when you drop the vehicle off at the end. 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. Used a quarter of a tank? Simply fill it back up to full. You won't need to pay for any you didn't use. You can shop around for the cheapest prices and you'll only pay service charges if you don't refill 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. Check with the rental car provider to see if they'll refund you for any unused fuel||You won't have to search for a gas station before you drop-off your car||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 need to refill the gas when you drop it back off||You fill the tank yourself, so you can shop around for the cheapest local prices||You'll have to get some gas before you do any serious driving|
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.
Is it worth getting unlimited miles?
If you want to explore all that Tomahawk and maybe even the rest of Kentucky offers, you are going to want unlimited miles. You won't have to worry about extra charges if you decide to drive all over Tomahawk. Review the fine print to be sure they are actually "unlimited."
Before you leave the lot
Be sure you check out a few items before you leave the car rental lot. It's worth the time to:
- Check out your car and make certain there is no dents 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, and note how to turn on the lights and windshield wipers
- Get comfortable working the radio or entertainment features. It's best to limit any unnecessary distractions when you are driving around a new city
Book your Tomahawk rental car today
Use CarRentals.com to get the best wheels Tomahawk has to offer. Before you know it, you'll be cruising between the great restaurants, world-famous landmarks, and all the amazing sites in Tomahawk.