Car rentals in Upper Queensbury: All you need to know
An Upper Queensbury car rental gives you the opportunity to go where you want, when you want. You'll be able to check out all the sights, and even find out what the rest of New Brunswick has to offer. We've collected your most frequently asked questions about car rentals in Upper Queensbury. Read on to discover the dos and don'ts of booking a rental car.
How do I find a bargain rental car in Upper Queensbury?
We always try to get you the best deal. However, you can remember a few things to keep your next rental affordable. Make sure to:
- Compare the prices of vehicles
- Avoid pick-ups and drop-offs at airports, which typically are more expensive
- Know ahead of time the amount of mileage/fuel you may use
- Search and book as far in advance as you can
These tips can help you save even more on your next car rental in Upper Queensbury.
What rental companies have outlets in Upper Queensbury?
From global names like Hertz and Sixt to budget-friendly brands like Fox and Budget, CarRentals.com has some of the best brands in the business. Scan 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 Upper Queensbury?
Whether you want a roomy family vehicle or a low-cost economy car, the sheer wealth of options in this New Brunswick city means you're bound to find a vehicle that is perfect for you. Some options include:
|Car Type||Best for||Category Includes|
|Luxury or Premium-class||When you want to travel Upper Queensbury in style||Infiniti Q50, Chrysler 300, or similar|
|Minivan or SUV||Big groups that need room for all their suitcases||Jeep Grand Cherokee, Nissan Quest, or similar|
|Economy Car||For those looking to save the most on their trip||Toyota Yaris, Nissan Versa, or similar|
How old do you have to be to rent a car in Upper Queensbury?
Generally, the age limit for car rentals in Upper Queensbury is 21—the same as it is across most of the country. Additionally, many suppliers charge an added fee if you are under 25. Be sure to read the rental agreement to discover what the exact fee is before you reserve your rental.
Is insurance required to rent a car in Upper Queensbury?
Insurance is always required, no matter where you're renting a car. However, your current car insurance may cover you. Additionally, if you pay for the rental in full using your credit card, the card's benefits may also insure you. Keep in mind, these policies may not provide total coverage, and you'll have to add it on to your booking. Check ahead of time and, if it is required, you can conveniently add it at checkout.
Are there different fuel policies?
Most suppliers give you a choice of fuel policies. Below is a list of the most common ones.You will need to find a gas station near the drop-off location
|Policy Type||Policy Description||Advantages||Disadvantages|
|Full to Full||You'll have a full tank when you pick up your vehicle. Use as much petrol as you need and top it off when you return your car when you are done. 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 fuel you don't need. You won't pay more than local fuel prices and you'll only pay refueling charges if you don't refill the tank|
|Full to empty (pre-paid)||You pay for a full tank of fuel upfront and bring the car back with the tank empty. Ask the rental car provider to see if they'll refund you for any unused fuel||You won't have to find for a gas station before you return your car||You might pay more 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 collect the vehicle, and you won'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 have to fill up before you go on a long trip|
What type of fuel policy should I choose?
We usually suggest that you opt for the full-to-full policy. This policy is the most straightforward, and you simply top off the tank before you bring it back.
Is it worth getting unlimited miles?
Unlimited miles is a good choice if you plan to do a bit of sightseeing or visit several customers all over Upper Queensbury. You can drive wherever you want and not incur extra charges. Review your policy to discover if there are mileage limitations.
Tips before you leave the lot
Before you get started on your Upper Queensbury vacation, check out a few items before you leave the rental lot. It's important to:
- Inspect the vehicle and determine if there is any damage or scratches. If so, mark 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
- Get comfortable operating the entertainment and GPS (if available). You don't want any unneeded distractions in a new city
Book your Upper Queensbury rental car today
Use CarRentals.com to get the best wheels Upper Queensbury has to offer. Before you know it, you'll be going between the great restaurants, world-famous landmarks, and all the marvelous sites in Upper Queensbury.