Car rentals in Winterland: All you need to know
A Winterland car rental allows you to go where you want, when you want. You'll be able to explore all the sights, and even see what else the rest of Newfoundland and Labrador has to offer. CarRentals.com has collected your most frequently asked questions about car rentals in Winterland. Keep reading to see how to get the best rates on your ideal vehicle.
Where can I find a great deal on a car rental in Winterland?
CarRentals.com makes it a breeze to grab the best deals. Simply enter your travel dates and scroll down the variety of rental car companies, choose the top rental locations, and find the best offers in Winterland. You can also:
- Read the mileage policy to prevent any surprise expenses
- Reserve your car rental as far in advance as you can
- Avoid airport pick-ups and drop-offs if possible; they generally are pricier
- Compare weekly and daily rates; you might save more if you rent the car for longer
Just following even a few of these tips can help you save big on your Winterland rental car.
What rental suppliers have outlets in Winterland?
From budget-friendly brands like Dollar and Thrifty to global names like Hertz and Sixt, 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 type of rental car should I get for my trip to Winterland?
Whether you want a roomy family vehicle or a low-cost economy car, the sheer wealth of options in this Newfoundland and Labrador town means you're certain to find a vehicle that suits your needs. Some options include:
|Car Type||Best for||Category Includes|
|Full Size SUV||Best for families who want comfort and to fit in all their luggage||Ford Edge, Jaguar F-Pace, or similar|
|Full Size||Groups with bags and a need for space||Hyundai Sonata, Ford Fusion, or similar|
|Economy or Compact Car||For those looking to save the most on their trip||Chevrolet Spark, Vauxhall Corsa, or similar|
What age do you have to be to rent a car in Winterland?
Usually, the age limit for renting a car in Winterland is 21. But, you may find that there is an added fee if you are under the age of 25 or for larger or higher category cars in particular. Read through the terms to discover what the exact fee will be before you reserve your rental.
Will I need insurance to get a car rental in Winterland?
When cruising through Winterland or the rest of Canada, you will need insurance. Many suppliers need proof of insurance before you rent a car. Most countries require driver's insurance. You may be able to purchase temporary coverage with the rental supplier.
Many major card issuers, like MasterCard or Discover, provide some insurance on your rental, however, there are usually restrictions. For example, you may not be covered if you book a luxury or larger vehicle. Make sure to check your rental car company's policy before you decide.
What is the fuel policy for Winterland rental cars?
Most suppliers allow you to choose which policy you want. Below is a list of the most common ones.You will have to search for an open gas station near your car rental supplier
|Policy Type||Policy Description||Advantages||Disadvantages|
|Full to Full||The tank will be full when you pick up your car. Use as much fuel as you wish and then refill the tank when you drop the vehicle off when you are done. As long as you replace the fuel before returning the car, you won't face any extra fees||You only refill the amount of fuel that you've used. If you only use half of a tank, you'll only need to refill half of a tank, and therefore avoid paying for any 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'll pay for a full tank and return the car with an empty tank. Some suppliers provide a refund for any unused fuel. Be sure to check with them beforehand||There will be no need to go searching for a gas station before you return your car||You might pay a higher rate for the tank than you would filling up at a local gas station|
|Empty to empty||You may not have a full tank when you pick up your vehicle, and you won't have to fill the tank back up when you bring the car back||You refill your tank yourself, so you can shop around for the cheapest local 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, full-to-full is our stand-out winner. You simply bring the car back with the same amount of fuel you got it with. Just be sure you make time to shop for the cheapest gas prices.
Should I get unlimited miles when I rent a car in Winterland?
If you wish to see all that Winterland offers, you are going to need unlimited miles. You can drive as far as you'd like without worrying about additional charges. Read the fine print to be certain your mileage is truly "unlimited."
Before you leave the lot
Before you begin on your Winterland trip, be sure you check out a few items before you leave the rental lot. You should:
- Walk around your car and be certain there is no dents or scrapes. If so, write it down on the paperwork
- Make you have a properly inflated spare tire, lug wrench, and jack in the trunk
- 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 wipers
- Figure out how to work the navigation and entertainment. It's best to limit any unneeded distractions when you are navigating a new city
Book your Winterland car rental today
Use CarRentals.com to get the best wheels Winterland has to offer. Before you know it, you'll be driving between the great restaurants, renowned landmarks, and all the fantastic sites in Winterland.