Car rentals in Townsend: All you need to know
A Townsend car rental gives you the opportunity to go where you want, when you want. You can explore all the sights, and even find out what else the rest of Wisconsin has to offer. CarRentals.com has collected your most popular questions about car rentals in Townsend. Find out which vehicle is perfect for your trip, and how to get the best rates.
Where do I find a great deal on a rental car in Townsend?
CarRentals.com makes it a cinch to snag budget-friendly deals. Just enter your travel dates and go through the variety of rental suppliers, choose the top rental locations, and find the most wallet-friendly packages Townsend has to offer. You can also:
- Read the mileage policy to avoid any surprise fees
- Reserve your vehicle as far ahead of time as possible
- Avoid airport pick-ups; they commonly are more expensive
- Compare weekly and daily rates; you might save more if you rent the car for longer
Even a little rental car know-how can go a long way to getting you the most savings.
What rental companies have agencies in Townsend?
From global names like Hertz and Enterprise to budget-friendly brands like Fox and Budget, CarRentals.com has some of the best brands in the business. Look through the reviews to get an idea of which one is best for you.
What type of rental car should I get for my trip to Townsend?
That depends on how many people you are traveling with and what activities you want to do in Townsend. If you're having trouble deciding, be sure to read over the chart below. We have compared the most popular types of vehicles for you:
|Car Type||Best for||Category Includes|
|Full Size SUV||Perfect for families who want comfort and to fit in all their luggage||Ford Edge, Kia Sorento, Jaguar F-Pace, or similar|
|Full Size||Planning a big trip with a large group of friends or family members||Chevrolet Impala, Toyota Camry, or similar|
|Compact Car||When saving money is a top priority||Ford Fiesta, Chevrolet Spark, or similar|
What age do you have to be to rent a car in Townsend?
Generally, to rent a car in Townsend you must be at least 21. But, there might be an additional fee if you are under 25 or for larger or higher category vehicles in particular. Read through the terms to discover what the exact rate is before you reserve your rental.
Is insurance required to rent a car in Townsend?
Insurance is always required, no matter where you're renting a car. However, you might already be covered by your existing car or credit card policies. Keep in mind, your policies may not provide total coverage, and you'll need to add it on to your booking. Look into it before you book and, if it is needed, you can just include it at the CarRentals.com checkout.
What is the difference between all the fuel policies?
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 close to your rental car supplier
|Policy Type||Policy Description||Advantages||Disadvantages|
|Full to Full||You'll have a full tank when you collect your automobile. Use as much gas as you wish 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 pay for the fuel you use. If you only use half of a tank, it's only necessary 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 be charged refueling fees if you don't refill the tank|
|Full to empty (pre-paid)||You pay for a full tank upfront and bring the car back with the tank empty. Ask the supplier to see if they'll refund you for any unused fuel||You won't need to find a petrol station near your rental drop-off location||You usually pay a higher price for a tank upfront then you would going to a nearby gas station|
|Empty to empty||You will not have a full tank of fuel when you collect your vehicle, and you don't need to refill the gas before you bring the car back||You fill the 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?
At CarRentals.com, we suggest a full tank policy. You receive the vehicle with a full tank, and you will want to return it topped off. If you want to keep your expenses lower, find a gas station before you bring your car back. Stations close to airports or car rental places tend to have higher prices.
Should I get unlimited miles when I rent a car in Townsend?
If you plan to check out all that Townsend and maybe even the rest of Wisconsin offers, you're going to want unlimited miles. You can drive as far as you'd like without worrying about additional charges. Read the fine print to be certain your mileage is truly "unlimited."
Before you drive off
Be sure you check out a few things before you leave the lot on your Townsend adventure. It's worth the time to:
- Walk around the car and make certain there is no damage or scratches. If you notice any, mark it down on your paperwork
- Check the trunk to determine if the spare is properly inflated and the necessary tools to change it are there
- Familiarize yourself with the car. Adjust the mirrors and seats to your liking, and figure out 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 unnecessary distractions when you are navigating a new region
Book your Townsend car rental today
Use CarRentals.com to get the best wheels Townsend has to offer. Before you know it, you'll be cruising between the great restaurants, famous landmarks, and all the must-see sites in Townsend.