Car rentals in Waverly: All you need to know
A Waverly 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 Alabama has to offer. CarRentals.com has collected the most frequently asked questions about car rentals in Waverly. Read on to find out the dos and don'ts of booking a rental car.
Where can I get a great deal on a car rental in Waverly?
CarRentals.com makes it a cinch to snag budget-friendly deals. Just type in your travel dates and scroll through the variety of rental companies, pick the top rental locations, and find the most wallet-friendly offers in Waverly. You should also:
- Compare and contrast all the deals available
- Book as far in advance as possible. You will usually save more and get the car of your choice
- Learn about any cost for fuel policy, additional drivers, and mileage limits. This way you will know the actual cost before you rent
- Determine the car you'll need for your trip. Don't rent more car than you need
Even a little rental car know-how can go a long way to getting you the most savings.
What rental suppliers have agencies in Waverly?
From global names like Ace and Enterprise to budget-friendly brands like Economy and Budget, CarRentals.com has some of the best brands in the business. Scan through the online 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 Waverly?
That all depends on your needs and what you'll be doing when you visit Waverly. If you're having a bit of trouble choosing, make sure to read over the table below. We've compared the most popular types of cars for you:
|Car Type||Best for||Category Includes|
|Luxury||When you deserve the best||Cadillac XTS, Infiniti Q50, or similar|
|SUV or Minivan||Big groups that need room for all their bags||Toyota RAV4, Dodge Grand Caravan, or similar|
|Hybrid||Those looking for a fuel-efficient vehicle||BMW i3, Toyota Prius, or similar|
What age do you have to be to rent a car in Waverly?
Typically, to rent a car in Waverly you must be at least 21. Please note, you may find that there is an additional fee if you are under the age of 25 or for higher category rentals in particular. Read through the terms to figure out what any additional charges is before you rent your car.
Will I need insurance to get a car rental in Waverly?
When cruising through Waverly or the rest of the United States, you will need insurance. Many suppliers require that you show proof of insurance before you pick up your car. Most countries require the driver to have insurance. You may be able to pay for interim coverage with the rental agency. Additionally, as a United States citizen, you can also book Collision Damage Coverage with CarRentals.com at checkout.
Although many of the major card issuers, like Visa or American Express, provide some coverage, there are usually restrictions. For example, they may not cover your rental car if you get a luxury or larger vehicle. Check your rental car company's policy before you decide.
What are the different fuel policies?
Most suppliers allow you to choose which policy you want. Here is a list of the typical policies.You will have to search for an open gas station near your car rental supplier
|Policy Type||Policy Description||Advantages||Disadvantages|
|Full to Full||There will be a full tank of gas when you get your automobile. Use as much fuel as you wish and top it off when you return your car at the rental dealer. 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. Used a quarter of a tank? Simply fill it back up to full. You won't be paying 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 pay for a full tank of gas upfront and bring the car back with the tank empty. Some suppliers provide a refund for any unused fuel. Be sure to confirm 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 will not have a full tank of fuel when you collect your vehicle, and you won't need to refill the gas when you drop it back off||You refill your tank yourself, so you can shop around for the cheapest local prices||You'll have to fill up before you go on a long trip|
What type of fuel policy should I choose?
At CarRentals.com, we recommend a full tank policy. You should get your automobile with a full tank, and you will want to return it with a full tank. If you want to save some money, it is best to fill up your tank before you bring the car back. Stations near airports or car rental places tend to have higher prices.
Should I get unlimited miles when I rent a car in Waverly?
If you want to see all that Waverly and maybe even the rest of Alabama offers, you are going to want unlimited miles. You can drive as far as you'd like without worrying about additional charges. Go over the fine print to make sure your mileage is truly "unlimited."
Before you drive off
Before you begin on your Waverly adventure, check out a few items before you leave the rental lot. It's important to:
- Check out your vehicle and determine if there is any dents or scratches. If you notice any, mark it down on your paperwork
- Inspect the trunk to determine if the spare is properly inflated and the necessary tools to change it 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 entertainment and GPS (if available). You don't want any unneeded distractions in a new city
Book your Waverly car rental today
Use CarRentals.com to get yourself the best wheels Waverly has to offer. Before you know it, you'll be cruising between the well-known restaurants, world-famous landmarks, and all the fantastic sites in Waverly.