Car rentals in Wickliffe: All you need to know
A Wickliffe car rental allows you to go where you want, when you want. You can explore all the sights, and even find out what else the rest of Kentucky has to offer. CarRentals.com has collected your most frequently asked questions about car rentals in Wickliffe. Find out the dos and don'ts of booking a rental car.
How do I find a bargain car rental in Wickliffe?
CarRentals.com always tries to get you the best rate. But, there are ways to get an even cheaper price on your next rental. You can:
- Compare vehicle pricing before you book
- Avoid pick-ups and drop-offs at airports, which typically are more expensive
- Know ahead of time how much mileage/fuel you may use
- Search and reserve in advance
Even a little knowledge can go a long way to getting you the most savings.
What rental suppliers have retailers in Wickliffe?
From global names like Hertz and Sixt to budget-friendly brands like Budget and Thrifty, CarRentals.com has some of the best brands in the business. Scan through the reviews to help you figure out which one is best for your next trip.
What types and makes of rental cars are on offer in Wickliffe?
Whether you want a roomy family vehicle or a low-cost economy car, the sheer wealth of options in this Kentucky town means you're certain to find a car that is perfect for you. Some options include:
|Car Type||Best for||Category Includes|
|Luxury or Premium-class||When you need the best||Cadillac XTS, Infiniti Q50, or similar|
|Minivan||Family vacations where you need additional room||Chrysler Town & Country, Dodge Grand Caravan, or similar|
|Hybrid||Those that want to get the most mpg on their trip||Toyota Prius, Honda Civic, or similar|
What's the age requirement to rent a car in Wickliffe?
Generally, to rent a car in Wickliffe you must be at least 21. Please note, there might be an additional charge if you are under the age of 25 or for larger or higher category cars. Read through the supplier's terms to figure out what any additional charges is before you book your rental.
Will I need insurance to get a car rental in Wickliffe?
Most countries require the driver to have insurance. You might be able to buy additional insurance through rental car company for your trip, if you are concerned your insurance won't cover you while traveling through the U.S. of A. Otherwise, as a U.S. citizen, you can also add on Collision Damage Coverage with CarRentals.com at checkout. Many major card issuers, like Visa or Discover, offer some insurance on your rental; however, there may be restrictions. For example, they may not cover your rental car if you get a larger or luxury vehicle. Check the policy before you decide.
What is the fuel policy for Wickliffe rental cars?
Most suppliers give you a choice of fuel policies. Below is a list of the most common ones.You will need to search for an open 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 vehicle. You can use as much fuel as you want and top it off when you return your car at the rental dealer. 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. Used a half of a tank? Simply fill it back up to full. You won't need to pay for any fuel you didn't use. You can shop around for the cheapest prices and you'll only pay refueling 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 an empty tank. Check with the rental car provider to see if they will refund you for any unused fuel||There will be no need to go searching for a gas station before you bring back the car||The supplier usually charges a higher rate for the fuel than a local gas station|
|Empty to empty||You will not have a full tank of fuel when you collect your vehicle, and you don't need to fill the tank back up before you bring the car back||You fill the 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 fuel policy should I get?
We usually recommend that customers choose 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 great choice if you plan to do a bit of sightseeing or visit a lot of business associates all over Wickliffe. You can cruise as much as you like and not incur extra charges. Read over your rental agreement to find out if there are any limitations.
Before you drive off
Before you begin on your Wickliffe adventure, be sure you go over a few items prior to leaving the car rental lot. It's worth the time to:
- Check out your vehicle and determine if there is any damage or scrapes. Be sure to make note of it on the paperwork, or you may get charged for it
- Make you have a properly inflated spare tire, lug wrench, and jack in the trunk
- Familiarize yourself with the car. Adjust the mirrors and seats to your liking, and figure out how to turn on the lights and 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 Wickliffe car rental today
Use CarRentals.com to get the best wheels Wickliffe has to offer. Before you know it, you'll be driving between the highly-rated restaurants, renowned landmarks, and all the amazing sites in Wickliffe.