Car rentals in Tunica: All you need to know
You need a great car to get around Tunica whether you're going for a business trip or a vacation. Explore the top sites around town and park in front of the best restaurants in Tunica. We've answered the most frequently asked questions about renting a car in Tunica. Keep reading to find out which vehicle is perfect for your trip, and how to get the best rates.
Where do I get a great deal on a car rental in Tunica?
CarRentals.com makes it a breeze to grab the cheapest deals. Just type in your travel dates and scroll through the list of car rental suppliers, select the top rental locations, and find the most wallet-friendly packages Tunica has to offer. You should also:
- Read through the mileage policy to prevent any surprise fees
- Reserve your rental car as far in advance as you can
- Avoid airport pick-ups and drop-offs if possible; they usually are pricier
- Compare weekly and daily rates; you might save more with a longer rental
Even a little rental car know-how can go a long way to getting you the most savings.
What rental suppliers have retailers in Tunica?
From budget-friendly brands like Dollar and Thrifty to global names like Enterprise and Sixt, 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 your next trip.
What type of rental car should I get for my trip to Tunica?
That all depends on your needs and what activities you want to do in Tunica. If you're having trouble picking the right car, make sure to look over our chart below. We have compared the most popular types of cars for you:
|Car Type||Best for||Category Includes|
|Full Size SUV||Those looking for a little off-road adventure||Ford Edge, Kia Sorento, Jaguar F-Pace, or similar|
|Full Size||Families with luggage and a need for space||Chevrolet Impala, Toyota Camry, or similar|
|Hybrid||Those that want to get the most miles per gallon on their trip||Toyota Prius, Honda Civic, or similar|
What age do you have to be to rent a car in Tunica?
Normally, to rent a car in Tunica you must be at least 21—the same as it is across the rest of the United States of America. Additionally, many suppliers charge an extra fee if you are under 25. Be sure to review the rental agreement to determine any additional charges is before you rent your car.
Does Tunica require rental car insurance?
When cruising through Tunica or the rest of the U.S. of A., you will need insurance. Many suppliers need proof of insurance before you pick up your automobile. Almost all countries require driver's insurance. You may be able to buy additional insurance through the rental car dealer for your trip, if you are concerned your insurance won't cover your rental. Moreover, as a United States citizen, you can also purchase Collision Damage Coverage through CarRentals.com at checkout.
Although many major card issuers, like Visa and MasterCard, offer some coverage, there are usually restrictions. For example, they may not cover your rental car if you book a larger or luxury vehicle. Check the rental car company's policy before you decide.
Are there different fuel policies?
Most suppliers allow you to choose which policy you want. Here is a list of the typical policies.You will need to find an open gas station near your car rental supplier
|Policy Type||Policy Description||Advantages||Disadvantages|
|Full to Full||You'll have a full tank when you pick up your car. 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 refill the amount of fuel that you've used. If you only use half of a tank, you'll only need to refill half of a tank, and therefore avoid paying for any you don't need. You can fill up at any station you want and you'll only pay refueling charges if you don't fill up the tank|
|Full to empty (pre-paid)||You pay for a full tank of gas 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 gas station near your rental drop-off location||The supplier usually charges a higher rate for the fuel than a local gas station|
|Empty to empty||You won't have a full tank when you pick up your vehicle, and you won't have to refill the gas when you bring the car back||You fill the tank yourself, so you can shop around for the cheapest local prices||You'll have to get some gas before you go on a long trip|
What fuel policy do you recommend?
Most rental car companies give you a full tank policy. At CarRentals.com, we suggest returning it with a full tank. If you want to keep your expenses lower, find a filling station before you bring your car back.
Is it worth getting unlimited miles?
Unlimited mileage is a good option for travelers 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.
Know before you go
Before you begin on your Tunica vacation, check a few items before you leave the car rental lot. You should take time to:
- Walk around your car and be sure there is no dents or scrapes. If you notice any, write it down on your paperwork
- Inspect the trunk to determine if the spare is inflated and both the lug wrench and jack are there
- Get familiar with the controls of your car. Adjust the mirrors and seats, and note how to turn on the lights and windshield wipers
- Figure out how to work the navigation and entertainment. It's best to limit any unneeded distractions when you are navigating a new region
Book your Tunica car rental today
When you reserve your car rental with CarRentals.com, you can count on a great car that will leave you with money to spare. Book today to cash in on cheap deals on your impeccable Tunica car rental. We'll see you around town.