Car rentals in Wakonda: All you need to know
A Wakonda car rental allows you to go where you want, when you want. You can explore all the sights, and even find out what the rest of South Dakota has to offer. We've collected the most frequently asked questions about renting a car in Wakonda. Read on to discover which vehicle is perfect for your trip, and how to get the best rates.
Where do I get a bargain rental car in Wakonda?
CarRentals.com makes it a breeze to book budget-friendly deals. Just type in your travel dates and go through the variety of rental car suppliers, choose the top rental locations, and find the best offers in Wakonda. You should also:
- Compare the prices of vehicles
- Avoid airport pick-ups or drop-offs, which typically are more expensive
- Know ahead of time how much fuel/mileage you may use
- Search and reserve in advance
Even a little rental car know-how can go a long way to getting you the most savings.
What rental suppliers have agencies in Wakonda?
From budget-friendly brands like Budget and Thrifty to global names like Advantage and Hertz, CarRentals.com has some of the best brands in the business. Read through the reviews to help you figure out which one meets your needs.
What types and makes of rental cars are on offer in Wakonda?
Whether you want a roomy family vehicle or a low-cost economy car, the sheer wealth of options in this South Dakota metropolis means you're certain to find a vehicle that suits your needs. Some options include:
|Car Type||Best for||Category Includes|
|Premium||When you need the best||Cadillac, Audi, or similar|
|SUV||Big groups that need room for all their suitcases||Chrysler Town & Country, Dodge Grand Caravan, or similar|
|Compact Car||When saving money and good gas mileage are your top priorities||Chevrolet Spark, Vauxhall Corsa, or similar|
What's the age requirement to rent a car in Wakonda?
Generally, to rent a car in Wakonda you must be at least 21—the same as it is across the rest of the USA. Additionally, many suppliers charge an added fee if you are under 25. Be sure to review the rental agreement to discover what the total is before you rent your car.
Will I need insurance to get a car rental in Wakonda?
Insurance is always required, wherever you rent a car. That said, you could already be insured by your existing car or credit card policies. Keep in mind, those policies may not provide 100% coverage, and you'll need to add it on to your booking. Check in advance and, if it's needed, you can just add it at checkout.
What are the 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 close to the drop-off location
|Policy Type||Policy Description||Advantages||Disadvantages|
|Full to Full||You'll have a full tank when you get your automobile. You can use as much fuel as you like 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 need to replace the fuel you used. If you only use half of a tank, you'll only need to refill half of a tank, and therefore avoid paying for fuel you don't need. You can shop around for the cheapest prices and you'll only pay service fees if you don't refill 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. Check with the rental car provider to see if they'll refund you for any unused fuel||There will be no need to go searching for a gas station before you return your car||You usually pay a higher price 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 your vehicle, and you don't have to refill the gas when you drop it back off||You fill the 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?
Most suppliers provide you a full tank policy. At CarRentals.com, we encourage returning it with a full tank of gas. If you want to save some money, it is best to find a filling station before bringing the car rental. Stations near or around airports or car rental places tend to have higher prices.
Should I get unlimited miles when I rent a car in Wakonda?
Unlimited mileage is a good choice for travelers who don't want to worry about how many miles they are driving. You will just need to make sure there's nothing else in the small print that could add in extra costs.
Tips before you leave the lot
Make sure you check a few items prior to leaving the rental lot. It's worth the time to:
- Walk around the car and be sure there is no dents or scrapes. If so, mark it down on the paperwork
- Inspect the trunk to determine 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 to your liking, and figure out how to turn on the lights and windshield wipers
- Get comfortable operating the navigation and entertainment. It's best to limit any unnecessary distractions when you are driving around a new city
Book your Wakonda car rental today
Maybe you're traveling solo, maybe you're bringing your partner or kids, or maybe you're carpooling with co-workers to and from the hotel to the conference center. CarRentals.com has the ideal car that can align with your requirements and not break the bank.