Car rentals in Tunnelton: All you need to know
A Tunnelton car rental allows you to go where you want, when you want. You can check out all the sights, and even find out what the rest of West Virginia has to offer. CarRentals.com has gathered the most frequently asked questions about car rentals in Tunnelton. Keep reading to find out the dos and don'ts of renting a car.
How can I get a bargain rental car in Tunnelton?
CarRentals.com makes it a breeze to grab budget-friendly deals. Simply type in your travel dates and go down the list of rental companies, pick the top rental locations, and find the cheapest packages Tunnelton has to offer. You should also:
- Take time to compare vehicle pricing
- Try to avoid pick-ups or drop-offs at airports, which can be more expensive
- Determine ahead of time how much fuel/mileage you may use
- Search and reserve as far in advance as you can
Even a little rental car know-how can go a long way to getting you the most savings.
What rental companies have agencies in Tunnelton?
From budget-friendly brands like Economy and Budget to global names like Avis and Sixt, 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 your next trip.
What type of rental car should I get for my trip to Tunnelton?
Whether you want a roomy family vehicle or a low-cost economy car, the sheer wealth of options in this West Virginia metropolis means you're certain to find a vehicle that suits your needs. Some options include:
|Car Type||Best for||Category Includes|
|Full Size SUV||To take on any kind of terrain and sightseeing||BMW X3, Ford Explorer, or similar|
|Full Size||Families with bags and a need for space||Hyundai Sonata, Ford Fusion, or similar|
|Hybrid||Those looking for a fuel-efficient vehicle||Toyota Prius, Honda Civic, or similar|
What's the age requirement to rent a car in Tunnelton?
Typically, the age limit for renting a car in Tunnelton is 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 read the rental agreement to find what the exact price will be before you reserve your rental.
Will I need insurance to get a car rental in Tunnelton?
Insurance is required, no matter where you rent a car. Nevertheless, you could already be insured by your existing car or credit card policies. Keep in mind, those policies may not provide total coverage, and you'll have to add it on to your booking. Check ahead of time and, if it's necessary, you can simply include it at checkout.
What is the fuel policy for Tunnelton rental cars?
Most suppliers give you a choice of fuel policies. Below is a list of the most common ones.You will have to find an open gas station near your rental car supplier
|Policy Type||Policy Description||Advantages||Disadvantages|
|Full to Full||The tank will be full when you get your automobile. Use as much gas as you need and top it off when you return your car. 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. If you only use half of a tank, it's only necessary refill half of a tank, and therefore avoid paying for fuel you don't need. You can fill up at any station you want and you'll only pay service fees if you don't fill up 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. Ask the 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||You usually pay a more expensive rate 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 collect the vehicle, and you don't need to fill the tank back up when you drop it back off||You fill the tank yourself, so you won't pay more than local pump prices||You'll have to fill up before you go on a long trip|
What fuel policy should I get?
At CarRentals.com, we recommend a full tank policy. You should get your vehicle with a full tank, and you will want to return it filled up. If you want to save some money, find a filling station before returning the car rental. Stations near airports or car rental places tend to have higher prices.
Is it worth getting unlimited miles?
If you plan to explore all that Tunnelton and maybe even the rest of West Virginia offers, you are going to need unlimited miles. You won't have to worry about extra charges if you decide to drive all over Tunnelton. Read the fine print to be sure they are truly "unlimited."
Before you leave the lot
Be sure you go over a few items prior to leaving the lot on your Tunnelton adventure. It's worth the time to:
- Walk around the vehicle and determine if there is any 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
- Figure out how to work the radio or entertainment features. It's best to limit any unnecessary distractions when you are driving around a new region
Book your Tunnelton car rental today
Use CarRentals.com to get yourself the best wheels Tunnelton has to offer. Before you know it, you'll be cruising between the highly-rated restaurants, famous landmarks, and all the marvelous sites in Tunnelton.