Car rentals in Yuma: All you need to know
A Yuma car rental gives you the opportunity to go where you want, when you want. You can explore all the sights, and even see what else the rest of Tennessee has to offer. CarRentals.com has answered the most frequently asked questions about car rentals in Yuma. Keep reading to find out the dos and don'ts of renting a car.
How do I find a great deal on a rental car in Yuma?
You are well on your way to locating the best price on your car rental by going through us. But, there are ways to get an even lower price on your upcoming booking. Be sure to:
- Read the mileage policy to prevent any surprise fees
- Book your vehicle as far ahead of time as possible
- Avoid airport pick-ups; they generally are pricier
- Compare daily and weekly rates; you might save more if you rent the car for longer
Even a little rental car know-how can go a long way to getting you the most savings.
What rental companies have outlets in Yuma?
From global names like Enterprise and Hertz to budget-friendly brands like Budget and Thrifty, CarRentals.com has some of the best brands in the business. Look through the online reviews to get an idea of which one meets your needs.
What type of rental car should I get for my trip to Yuma?
That all depends on your needs and what activities you want to do in Yuma. If you're having difficulty deciding, be sure to go over our table below. We've compared the most popular types of vehicles for you:
|Car Type||Best for||Category Includes|
|Full Size SUV||Those looking for a little adventure off the beaten path||Ford Edge, Kia Sorento, Jaguar F-Pace, or similar|
|Full Size||Groups with suitcases and a need for space||Toyota Camry, Nissan Altima, or similar|
|Economy or Compact Car||When saving money is a top priority||Chevrolet Spark, Vauxhall Corsa, or similar|
How old do you have to be to rent a car in Yuma?
Usually, to rent a car in Yuma you must be at least 21. But, you may find that there is an added charge if you're under 25 or for larger or higher category vehicles in particular. Read over the supplier's terms to determine what any additional fees is before you book your rental.
Do I need insurance to rent a car in Yuma?
Insurance is always needed, no matter where you rent a vehicle. That said, your current car insurance may cover you. Additionally, if you pay for the rental in full using your credit card, the card's benefits may also insure you. Keep in mind, your policies might not totally cover your rental, and you'll have to add it on to your booking. Check ahead of time and, if it is necessary, you can simply include it at the CarRentals.com checkout.
Are there different fuel policies?
Most suppliers give you a choice of fuel policies. Here is a list of the typical policies.You will have to find a gas station close to the drop-off location
|Policy Type||Policy Description||Advantages||Disadvantages|
|Full to Full||The gas tank will be full when you get your automobile. Use as much gas as you want 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. Used a half of a tank? Then you just fill it back up to full. You won't need to pay 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 fill up the tank|
|Full to empty (pre-paid)||You'll get the car with a full tank of fuel and return the car with an empty tank. Ask the rental car provider to see if they will refund you for any unused fuel||You won't need to find a fuel station near your rental drop-off location||You usually pay more 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 collect the vehicle, and you don't need to refill the gas before you drop it back off||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 do you recommend?
We usually suggest 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.
Is it worth getting unlimited miles?
Unlimited miles is a good choice if you decide to do some sightseeing or visit a lot of customers all over Yuma. You can drive as much as you like without incurring additional charges. Read over your policy to find out if there are mileage restrictions.
Tips before you leave the lot
Make sure you check a few items before you leave the car rental lot. You should:
- Walk around the vehicle and determine if there is any 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
- Familiarize yourself with the car. Adjust the mirrors and seats to your liking, and figure out how to turn on the lights and wipers
- Get comfortable working the entertainment and GPS (if available). It's best to limit any unneeded distractions when you are navigating a new region
Book your Yuma car rental today
Maybe you're traveling with your partner and kids, or carpooling with co-workers to and from the hotel to the conference center. Maybe you're traveling solo. No matter who you're traveling with, CarRentals.com has a car that can fit your requirement and not deplete your travel fund.