Car rentals in Waynesboro: All you need to know
You need a great car to take you around Waynesboro whether you're going for a business trip or a vacation. Check out the famous sites around town and park in front of the popular restaurants in Waynesboro. We've collected the most popular questions about renting a car in Waynesboro. Find out the dos and don'ts of renting a car.
How do I find a bargain car rental in Waynesboro?
CarRentals.com always strives to get you the best rate. However, you can remember a few things to keep your upcoming booking affordable. Make sure to:
- Read through the mileage policy to prevent any surprises
- Book your vehicle as far ahead of time as you can
- Avoid airport pick-ups and drop-offs if possible; they tend to be pricier
- Compare weekly and daily rates; you might save more with a longer rental
Even a little knowledge can go a long way to getting you the most savings.
What rental companies have outlets in Waynesboro?
From budget-friendly brands like Fox and Budget to global names like Avis and Enterprise, CarRentals.com has some of the best brands in the business. Scan through the online reviews to get an idea of which is best for your next trip.
What types and makes of rental cars are on offer in Waynesboro?
That all depends on your needs and what activities you want to do in Waynesboro. If you're having trouble choosing, make sure to look over our chart below. We've compared the most popular vehicle categories for you:
|Car Type||Best for||Category Includes|
|Full Size SUV||Great for families or groups who need a comfortable ride and to fit in all their luggage||Ford Explorer, Hyundai Santa Fe, or similar|
|Full Size||Families with bags and a need for space||Chevrolet Impala, Toyota Camry, or similar|
|Economy or Compact Car||Couple or two friends who plan on doing some sightseeing||Toyota Yaris, Nissan Versa, or similar|
What age do you have to be to rent a car in Waynesboro?
Usually, the age limit for renting a car in Waynesboro is 21. But, you may find that there is an additional charge if you're under the age of 25 or for higher category rentals in particular. Read through the supplier's terms to determine what the exact fee is before you book your rental.
Do I need insurance to rent a car in Waynesboro?
When cruising through Waynesboro or the rest of the U.S.A., you will need insurance. Almost every supplier requires that you show proof of insurance before you pick up your automobile. Most countries require the driver to have insurance. You might be able to purchase additional insurance through the rental car dealer for your trip, if you know your insurance won't cover your rental during your trip. Additionally, as a United States citizen, you can also book Collision Damage Coverage through CarRentals.com at checkout.
Although many major card issuers, like Visa or Discover, provide some coverage, there are usually restrictions. For instance, they may not cover your rental car if you book a larger or luxury vehicle. Check the rental car company's policy before you decide.
Are there different fuel policies?
Most suppliers give you a choice of fuel policies. Here is a list of the typical policies.You will have to find an open gas station close to your rental car supplier
|Policy Type||Policy Description||Advantages||Disadvantages|
|Full to Full||There will be a full tank of gas when you get your car. Use as much fuel as you like and then refill the tank when you drop the vehicle off 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 can fill up at any station you want and you'll only pay service charges 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. Check with the rental car provider to see if they will refund you for any unused fuel||You won't have to find for a gas station before you bring back the 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 pick up the vehicle, and you won't need to fill the tank back up when you bring the car back||You refill your tank yourself, so you won't pay more than local pump prices||You'll need to locate a gas station shortly after you collect the car|
What type of fuel policy should I choose?
We advise a full to full policy. You receive the car with a full tank, and you should bring it back it with a full tank of gas. If you want to keep your expenses lower, fill up your tank before returning the rental car.
Should I get unlimited miles when I rent a car in Waynesboro?
Unlimited mileage is a good option for anyone who don't want to worry about incurring any extra charges with the distance they drive. Just make sure that your policy really provides unlimited miles. Read the details on mileage limits before you book.
Tips before you leave the lot
Be sure you check out a few items prior to leaving the car rental lot on your Waynesboro adventure. It's important to:
- Check out the car 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
- Check the trunk to see if the spare is properly inflated and the jack and lung wrench 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
- 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 city
Book your Waynesboro rental car today
Maybe you're traveling with your partner and kids, or carpooling with co-workers to and from the hotel to the conference center. Maybe you're traveling solo. No matter who you're traveling with, CarRentals.com has a car that can suit your requirement and not break the bank.