Car rentals in Troy: All you need to know
A Troy car rental allows you to go where you want, when you want. You can explore all the sights, and even see what else the rest of Indiana has to offer. We've answered your most popular questions about car rentals in Troy. Find out how to get the best rates on your ideal vehicle.
How do I find a great deal on a car rental in Troy?
CarRentals.com makes it easy to get the best rates. Just enter your travel dates and scroll down the list of rental companies, choose the top rental locations, and find the best offers in Troy. You can also:
- Read the mileage policy to prevent any surprise expenses
- Book your vehicle as far ahead of time as you can
- Avoid airport pick-ups; they tend to be more expensive
- Compare weekly and daily rates; you might save more with a longer rental
Even a little knowledge can go a long way to getting you the most savings.
What rental suppliers have agencies in Troy?
From global names like Avis and Enterprise to budget-friendly brands like Economy and Budget, CarRentals.com has some of the best brands in the business. Look through the online reviews to help you figure out which meets your needs.
What types and makes of rental cars are on offer in Troy?
That depends on your needs and what you'll be doing when you visit Troy. If you're having difficulty deciding, be sure to look over our chart below. We've compared the most popular types of vehicles for you:
|Car Type||Best for||Category Includes|
|Luxury||When you need the best||Infiniti Q50, Chrysler 300, or similar|
|SUV or Minivan||Large groups who want to navigate Troy together||Chrysler Pacifica, Dodge Grand Caravan, or similar|
|Economy or Compact Car||When saving money and good gas mileage are your top priorities||Ford Fiesta, Chevrolet Spark, or similar|
What age do you have to be to rent a car in Troy?
Usually, the age limit for renting a car in Troy is 21—the same as it is across the rest of the United States of America. However, you might need to pay a surcharge if you're under 25. Be sure to go through the rental agreement to find what the exact price will be before you reserve your rental.
Do I need insurance to rent a car in Troy?
Most countries require driver's insurance. You may be able to pay for interim coverage with the rental car supplier. Otherwise, as a U.S. citizen, you can also add on Collision Damage Coverage through CarRentals.com at checkout. Many credit card issuers (Visa, MasterCard, American Express, and Discover) will offer coverage. However, many of them have restrictions, like not covering bigger vehicles like 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 Troy.
Are there different fuel policies?
Most suppliers allow you to choose which policy you want. Below is a list of the most common ones.You will need to find a gas station close to the drop-off location
|Policy Type||Policy Description||Advantages||Disadvantages|
|Full to Full||The tank will be full when you collect your automobile. Use as much petrol as you need and then refill the tank when you drop the vehicle off at the rental office. Just make sure to refill the tank before you return the car to avoid 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 won't pay more than local fuel prices and you'll only pay service fees if you don't refill the tank|
|Full to empty (pre-paid)||You'll get the car with a full tank and return the car with the tank empty. Some rental car companies offer a refund for any unused fuel. Be sure to check with them beforehand||You won't need to find a fuel station near your rental drop-off location||You usually pay more for a tank upfront then you would going to a nearby gas station|
|Empty to empty||You may not have a full tank when you pick up the vehicle, and you won't have to refill the gas when you bring the car back||You fill the tank yourself, so you won't pay more than local pump prices||You'll have to fill up before you do any serious driving|
What fuel policy do you recommend?
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 Troy.
Should I get unlimited miles when I rent a car in Troy?
If you plan to see all that Troy and maybe even the rest of Indiana offers, you are going to need unlimited miles. You won't have to worry about extra charges if you decide to drive all over Troy. Read the fine print to make sure your mileage is actually "unlimited."
Before you drive off
Make sure you check out a few items before you leave the rental lot on your Troy adventure. It's important to:
- Check out the car and determine if there is any dents or scratches. If you notice any, mark it down on the paperwork
- 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 to your liking, and figure out how to turn on the lights and windshield wipers
- Get comfortable working the entertainment and GPS (if available). It's best to limit any unneeded distractions when you are driving around a new area
Book your Troy rental car today
Use CarRentals.com to get yourself the best wheels Troy has to offer. Before you know it, you'll be driving between the great restaurants, renowned landmarks, and all the terrific sites in Troy.