Car rentals in Wilson: All you need to know
You want a great car to take you around Wilson whether you're traveling for a business or pleasure. Explore the famous sites around town and park in front of the best restaurants in Wilson. CarRentals.com has collected your most popular questions about renting a car in Wilson. Find out which vehicle is perfect for your trip, and how to get the best rates.
Where can I find a great deal on a rental car in Wilson?
CarRentals.com always tries to get you the best deal. But, there are ways to get an even lower price on your upcoming booking. You can:
- Check the mileage policy to steer clear of any surprise fees
- Book your rental car as far in advance as possible
- Avoid airport pick-ups or drop-offs if possible; they commonly are pricier
- Compare weekly and daily rates; you may save more if you rent the car for longer
Even a little knowledge can go a long way to getting you the most savings.
What rental companies have agencies in Wilson?
From global names like Advantage and Hertz to budget-friendly brands like Dollar and Thrifty, CarRentals.com has some of the best brands in the business. Read through the reviews to help you figure out which is best for you.
What type of rental car should I get for my trip to Wilson?
That all depends on your needs and what activities you want to do in Wilson. If you're having trouble choosing, make sure to look over the table below. We have compared the most popular 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 Edge, Jaguar F-Pace, or similar|
|Full Size||Families with suitcases and a need for space||Hyundai Sonata, Ford Fusion, or similar|
|Hybrid||Those that want a quiet and comfortable ride with terrific miles per gallon||BMW i3, Kia Optima, or similar|
What's the age requirement to rent a car in Wilson?
Usually, the age limit for renting a car in Wilson is 21—the same as it is across the rest of the USA. Additionally, many suppliers charge an extra fee if you are under 25. Be sure to read the terms to determine what the exact price is before you reserve your rental.
Do I need insurance to rent a car in Wilson?
Almost all countries require the driver to have insurance. You may be able to purchase additional insurance through rental car supplier, if you think your insurance won't cover your rental. Otherwise, as a United States citizen, you can also book Collision Damage Coverage through CarRentals.com at checkout. Many major card issuers, like American Express or MasterCard, provide some coverage; however, there may be restrictions. For example, you may not be covered if you get a luxury or larger vehicle. Make sure to check car rental company's policy before you decide.
What is the fuel policy for Wilson rental cars?
Most suppliers give you a choice of fuel policies. Here is a list of the typical policies.You will need to find a gas station near the drop-off location
|Policy Type||Policy Description||Advantages||Disadvantages|
|Full to Full||There will be a full tank of gas when you pick up your vehicle. You can use as much fuel as you like and then refill the tank when you drop the vehicle off at the end. 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. Used a quarter of a tank? Then you just 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 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||You won't have to find 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 the vehicle, and you won't need to refill the gas before you bring the car back||You refill your tank yourself, so you won't pay more than local pump prices||You'll have to get some gas before you go on a long trip|
What fuel policy do you recommend?
Many suppliers offer a range of fuel policies. However, the stand-out winner is usually full-to-full. It simply means returning the car with the same level of gas as you got it with, so you'll never pay for anyone else's road trips through the Wilson.
Should I get unlimited miles when I rent a car in Wilson?
If you want to explore all that Wilson and maybe even the rest of Wyoming offers, you're going to want unlimited miles. You won't have to worry about extra charges if you decide to drive all over Wilson. Go over the fine print to be sure they are actually "unlimited."
Before you drive off
Be sure you check a few items prior to leaving the lot on your Wilson adventure. You should take time to:
- Inspect the car and make sure there is no damage or scratches. Be sure to make note of it on the paperwork, or you may get charged for it
- Inspect the trunk to see if the spare is properly inflated and the necessary tools to change it are there
- Familiarize yourself with the 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 Wilson 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 vehicle that can align with your needs and not deplete your travel fund.