Car rentals in Vernon: All you need to know
You want a great car to take you around Vernon whether you're traveling for a business trip or a vacation. Check out the top sites around town and pull up in front of the popular restaurants in Vernon. We've collected your most popular questions about car rentals in Vernon. Read on to discover which vehicle is perfect for your trip, and how to get the best rates.
How can I find a great deal on a car rental in Vernon?
You are well on your way to finding the best rate on your car rental when you use us. But, there are a more ways to increase your savings. Make sure to:
- Read the mileage policy to steer clear of any surprise fees
- Book your rental as far ahead of time as you can
- Avoid airport pick-ups; they commonly are pricier
- Compare daily and weekly rates; you may save more if you rent the car for longer
Just following even a few of these tips can help you save big on your Vernon rental car.
What rental suppliers have outlets in Vernon?
From global names like Hertz and Sixt to budget-friendly brands like Dollar and Thrifty, CarRentals.com has some of the best brands in the business. Scan through the reviews to help you figure out which is best for your next trip.
What type of rental car should I get for my trip to Vernon?
That all depends on your needs and what you'll be doing when you visit Vernon. If you're having difficulty deciding, be sure to read over our table below. We've compared the most popular types of cars for you:
|Car Type||Best for||Category Includes|
|Premium||When you want to travel Vernon in style||Camaro, Chrysler 300, or similar|
|Minivan or SUV||Large groups who want to navigate Vernon together||Hyundai Santa Fe, Nissan Quest, or similar|
|Hybrid||Those that want a quiet and comfortable ride with great fuel economy||Toyota Prius, Honda Civic, or similar|
How old do you have to be to rent a car in Vernon?
Usually, the age limit for renting a car in Vernon is 21—the same as it is across the rest of the USA. However, you might need to pay a surcharge if you're under 25. Be sure to read the supplier's terms to find any additional fees will be before you book your car.
Does Vernon require rental car insurance?
Most countries require the driver to have insurance. You may be able to purchase interim coverage with the rental car company. Otherwise, as a United States citizen, you can also add on Collision Damage Coverage through CarRentals.com at checkout. Although many major card issuers, like American Express or MasterCard, offer some insurance, there may be restrictions. For example, you may not be covered if you reserve a luxury or larger vehicle. Check the policy before you decide.
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 near your rental car supplier
|Policy Type||Policy Description||Advantages||Disadvantages|
|Full to Full||The gas tank will be full when you collect your car. Use as much fuel as you need and top it off when you return your car at the end. Just make sure to refill the tank before you return the car to avoid a refueling cost||You only refill the amount of fuel that you've used. Used a half of a tank? Then you just fill it back up to full. You won't need to pay for any fuel you didn't use. You can fill up at any station you want and you'll only pay service charges if you don't refill the tank|
|Full to empty (pre-paid)||You'll pay for a full tank and return the car with the tank empty. Several rental car companies provide 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 a higher price for a tank upfront then you would going to a nearby gas station|
|Empty to empty||You won't have a full tank when you collect your vehicle, and you won't have to fill the tank back up before you bring the car back||You refill your tank yourself, so you won't pay more than local pump prices||You'll need to find a gas station shortly after you collect the car|
What fuel policy should I get?
We recommend a full tank policy. You receive the vehicle with a full tank, and you should bring it back it filled up. For a cheaper rate, it is best to find a filling station before returning the rental.
Should I get unlimited miles when I rent a car in Vernon?
If you want to explore all that Vernon and maybe even the rest of Michigan offers, you are going to need unlimited miles. You won't have to worry about extra charges if you decide to drive all over Vernon. Go over the fine print to make certain they are truly "unlimited."
Know before you go
Before you get going on your Vernon adventure, make sure you go over a few items before you leave the lot. It's important to:
- Check out the car and be sure there is no damage or scrapes. If so, write it down on the paperwork
- Inspect the trunk to see if the spare is properly 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 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 Vernon car rental today
Maybe you're carpooling with co-workers to and from the hotel to the conference center, maybe you're traveling solo, or maybe you're bringing your partner or kids. No matter who you are traveling with, CarRentals.com has a car that can suit your requirement and not break your wallet.