Car rentals in Tonopah: All you need to know
You want a great car to get around Tonopah whether you're traveling for a business or pleasure. See the top sites around the city and park in front of the best restaurants in Tonopah. CarRentals.com has gathered your most frequently asked questions about car rentals in Tonopah. Read on to discover the dos and don'ts of booking a rental car.
Where can I get a great deal on a rental car in Tonopah?
You are well on your way to locating the best price on your car rental with CarRentals.com. But, to get the most savings on your trip to Tonopah you can do a few things. Make sure to:
- Check the mileage policy to avoid any surprise expenses
- Book your vehicle as far in advance as possible
- Avoid airport pick-ups and drop-offs if possible; they commonly are pricier
- Compare weekly and daily rates; you might save more with a longer rental
These tips can help you save even more on your next car rental in Tonopah.
What rental suppliers have outlets in Tonopah?
From budget-friendly brands like Thrifty and Budget to global names like National and Hertz, 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 you.
What types and makes of rental cars are on offer in Tonopah?
That depends on your needs and what activities you want to do in Tonopah. If you're having difficulty deciding, make sure to go over our chart below. We've compared the most popular vehicle categories for you:
|Car Type||Best for||Category Includes|
|Full Size SUV||Those looking for a little off-road adventure||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, Hyundai Sonata, or similar|
|Economy or Compact Car||Easy to park and have great miles per gallon||Chevrolet Spark, Vauxhall Corsa, or similar|
How old do you have to be to rent a car in Tonopah?
Normally, the age limit for renting a car in Tonopah is 21. But, you may find that there is an added charge if you're under the age of 25 or for higher category cars. Go over the terms to find what the exact charge is before you rent your vehicle.
Is insurance required to rent a car in Tonopah?
When driving in Tonopah or the rest of the U.S. of A., you will need insurance. Many suppliers require that you show proof of insurance before you rent a car. Almost all countries require driver's insurance. You may be able to pay for interim coverage through the rental agency. Otherwise, as a U.S. citizen, you can also book Collision Damage Coverage through CarRentals.com during checkout.
The major credit card issuers (Discover, American Express, Visa, and MasterCard) will usually provide some coverage. However, many of them have restrictions, such as not covering larger vehicles like premium models or some SUVs. Make sure to find out exactly what your credit card will cover and how much before you travel to Tonopah.
What is the fuel policy for Tonopah rental cars?
Most suppliers give you a choice of fuel policies. Here is a list of the typical policies.You will have to find a gas station close to the drop-off location
|Policy Type||Policy Description||Advantages||Disadvantages|
|Full to Full||There will be a full tank of gas when you get your automobile. Use as much fuel as you like 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 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 fuel you didn't use. You can shop around for the cheapest prices and you'll only pay refueling charges if you don't fill up the tank|
|Full to empty (pre-paid)||You'll receive the car with a full tank of fuel and return the car with an empty tank. Some providers offer a refund for any unused fuel. Be sure to verify with them beforehand||You won't have to find 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 may not have a full tank when you pick up the vehicle, and you won't need to fill the tank back up before you drop it back off||You refill your tank yourself, so you won't pay more than local pump prices||You'll need to locate a gas station shortly after you collect the car|
What fuel policy should I get?
Many suppliers offer a variety of fuel policies. However, the stand-out winner is usually full-to-full. It simply means returning the car with the same level of gas as you got it with, so you'll never pay for anyone else's road trips through the Tonopah.
Is it worth getting unlimited miles?
Unlimited mileage is a good choice for anyone who don't want to worry about how many miles they are driving. You will just need to make sure there's nothing else in the small print that could add in extra costs.
Tips before you leave the lot
Before you begin on your Tonopah trip, be sure you check out a few items prior to leaving the rental lot. It's important to:
- Inspect the car and make sure there is no dents 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 to your liking, and figure out how to turn on the lights and wipers
- Get comfortable working the entertainment and GPS (if available). You don't want any unneeded distractions in a new city
Book your Tonopah car rental today
Use CarRentals.com to get yourself the best wheels Tonopah has to offer. Before you know it, you'll be driving between the highly-rated restaurants, renowned landmarks, and all the terrific sites in Tonopah.