Car rentals in Woodcliff Lake: All you need to know
You need a great automobile to get around Woodcliff Lake whether you're going for a business trip or a vacation. See the famous sites around town and pull up in front of the popular restaurants in Woodcliff Lake. We've collected the most popular questions about car rentals in Woodcliff Lake. Find out the dos and don'ts of car rentals.
Where can I find a great deal on a rental car in Woodcliff Lake?
We always try to get you the best deal. However, there are ways to get an even lower price on your next booking. You can:
- Read the mileage policy to avoid any surprise fees
- Reserve your car rental as far in advance as you can
- Avoid airport pick-ups; they normally are more expensive
- Compare weekly and daily rates; you may 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 Woodcliff Lake?
From global names like Avis and Sixt to budget-friendly brands like Dollar and Thrifty, CarRentals.com has some of the best brands in the business. Look 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 Woodcliff Lake?
That depends on how many people you are traveling with and what you'll be doing when you visit Woodcliff Lake. If you're having a little trouble deciding, be sure to read over the chart below. We have compared the most popular categories for you:
|Car Type||Best for||Category Includes|
|Full Size SUV||Groups or Families looking for adventure in the New Jersey back-country||BMW X3, Ford Edge, or similar|
|Full Size||Families with bags and a need for space||Infiniti Q50, Ford Fusion, or similar|
|Hybrid||Those looking for a fuel-efficient vehicle||BMW i3, Kia Optima, or similar|
What's the age requirement to rent a car in Woodcliff Lake?
Usually, to rent a car in Woodcliff Lake you must be at least 21—the same as it is across the rest of the United States of America. However, you might need to pay a surcharge if you're under 25. Be sure to review the rental agreement to figure out any additional fees will be before you rent your car.
Does Woodcliff Lake require rental car insurance?
Insurance is mandatory, wherever you rent a car. However, your current car insurance may cover you. Additionally, if you pay using your credit card, the card's benefits may also insure you. Keep in mind, those policies may not provide total coverage, and you'll have to add it on to your booking. Check in advance and, if it's required, you can just include it at the CarRentals.com checkout.
What is the fuel policy for Woodcliff Lake rental cars?
Most suppliers allow you to choose which policy you want. Here is a list of the typical policies.You will have to find an open gas station close to your car rental supplier
|Policy Type||Policy Description||Advantages||Disadvantages|
|Full to Full||There will be a full tank of gas when you collect your car. You can use as much fuel as you wish and then refill the tank when you drop the vehicle off. If you refill the tank before you return your car, you won't be charged 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 won't pay more than local fuel prices and you'll only pay service fees if you don't refill the tank|
|Full to empty (pre-paid)||You'll pay for a full tank of gas and return the car with the tank empty. Some suppliers provide a refund for any unused fuel. Be sure to verify 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 will not have a full tank of fuel when you pick up your vehicle, and you won't need to fill the tank back up before you bring the car back||You refill your tank yourself, so you can shop around for the cheapest local prices||You'll need to find a gas station as soon as you get the car|
What fuel policy do you recommend?
We usually recommend that you opt for the full-to-full policy. This policy is the most straightforward, and you simply top off the tank before you bring it back.
Should I get unlimited miles when I rent a car in Woodcliff Lake?
If you plan to check out all that Woodcliff Lake and maybe even the rest of New Jersey offers, you're going to need unlimited miles. You can drive as far as you'd like without worrying about additional charges. Go over the fine print to make certain they are actually "unlimited."
Before you leave the lot
Before you get started on your Woodcliff Lake adventure, go over a few items prior to leaving the lot. It's worth the time to:
- Walk around your car and determine if there is any dents or scratches. 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 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 wipers
- Figure out how to work the navigation and entertainment. You don't want any unneeded distractions in a new city
Book your Woodcliff Lake rental car today
You know you can depend on a wonderful ride that will leave you with extra money in the bank when you reserve your Woodcliff Lake rental car with CarRentals.com. Book today to cash in on cheap deals on your perfect Woodcliff Lake rental car. See you out here.