Car rentals in Yuma: All you need to know
You want a great automobile to get around Yuma whether you're going for a business or pleasure. See the famous sites around town and park in front of the best restaurants in Yuma. CarRentals.com has gathered your most popular questions about car rentals in Yuma. Find out which vehicle is perfect for your trip, and how to get the best rates.
How can I get a great deal on a rental car in Yuma?
CarRentals.com makes it easy to snag budget-friendly rates. Just enter your travel dates and scroll through the list of rental companies, choose the top rental locations, and find the best offers in Yuma. You can also:
- Compare and contrast the rates for a few suppliers on the type of car you want
- Book as far in advance as possible. You will usually save more and get the car of your choice
- Check the mileage and fuel policies. This way you'll avoid any surprises on your final bill
- Decide the vehicle you'll need for your vacation. Don't get more car than you need
Even a little rental car know-how can go a long way to getting you the most savings.
What rental suppliers have outlets in Yuma?
From budget-friendly brands like Fox and Budget to global names like National and Hertz, CarRentals.com has some of the best brands in the business. Scan through the reviews to get an idea of which meets your needs.
What type of rental car should I get for my trip to Yuma?
That depends on your needs and what you'll be doing when you visit Yuma. If you're having a little trouble deciding, be sure to go over the chart below. We have compared the most popular categories for you:
|Car Type||Best for||Category Includes|
|Premium||When you deserve the best||Cadillac XTS, Infiniti Q50, or similar|
|Minivan||Large groups that need room for all their luggage||Jeep Grand Cherokee, Nissan Quest, or similar|
|Hybrid||Those looking for a fuel-efficient vehicle||BMW i3, Toyota Prius, or similar|
How old do you have to be to rent a car in Yuma?
Normally, the age limit for car rentals in Yuma is 21—the same as it is across the rest of the United States of America. Additionally, many suppliers charge an extra fee if you are under 25. Be sure to review the supplier's terms to figure out what the exact rate will be before you rent your car.
Does Yuma require rental car insurance?
Most countries require driver's insurance. You might be able to buy additional insurance through rental car supplier for your trip, if you are concerned your insurance won't cover your rental. Otherwise, as a U.S. citizen, you can also purchase Collision Damage Coverage through CarRentals.com at checkout. Many major card issuers, like MasterCard or Visa, give some insurance on your rental; but, there may be restrictions. For instance, they may not cover your rental car if you reserve a larger or luxury vehicle. Check the 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 need to search for a gas station close to the drop-off location
|Policy Type||Policy Description||Advantages||Disadvantages|
|Full to Full||The tank will be full when you collect your vehicle. Use as much fuel as you like and top it off when you return your car at the rental dealer. If you refill the tank before you return your car, you won't be charged 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 any you don't need. You won't pay more than local fuel prices and you'll only pay refueling charges if you don't fill up the tank|
|Full to empty (pre-paid)||You pay for a full tank of fuel upfront and bring the car back with the tank empty. Ask the supplier to see if they will refund you for any unused fuel||You won't have to find for a gas station before you return your car||You usually pay a higher rate for a tank upfront then you would going to a nearby gas station|
|Empty to empty||You won't have a full tank when you pick up your vehicle, and you don't have to refill the gas when you drop it back off||You refill your tank yourself, so you can shop around for the cheapest local prices||You'll need to locate a gas station as soon as you collect the car|
What fuel policy do you recommend?
Many rental car suppliers offer a variety 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. .
Is it worth getting unlimited miles?
Unlimited miles is a great choice if you plan to do a little sightseeing or visit a lot of customers all over Yuma. You can drive wherever you want without incurring added charges. Be sure to read your rental agreement to find out if there are any limitations.
Know before you go
Before you get going on your Yuma adventure, make sure you check out a few items before you leave the lot. It's worth the time to:
- Check out your vehicle and be 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 determine if the spare is inflated and the necessary tools to change it are there
- Get familiar with the controls of your car. Adjust the mirrors and seats, and note how to turn on the lights and windshield wipers
- Get comfortable working the radio or entertainment features. It's best to limit any unnecessary distractions when you are navigating a new area
Book your Yuma rental car today
Use CarRentals.com to get the best wheels Yuma has to offer. Before you know it, you'll be going between the highly-rated restaurants, famous landmarks, and all the terrific sites in Yuma.