The Berkshires car hire

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Top tips for hiring a car in The Berkshires

  • The seat belt law is strictly enforced in Berkshires. Drivers and adult front-seat passengers must wear seat belts. Any child under eight years old and less than 57 inches tall must be restrained in a car or booster seat in moving vehicles. The booster seat should be ideal for the child’s weight and size.
  • With a Berkshires car rental, you can drive to other countries. You can move to Canada and explore its regions. You must purchase a cross-border fee and make prior arrangements with your rental company at least 72 hours before your schedule.
  • Driving car rentals in Berkshires is easy if you pay attention to the posted speed limits. All posted limits are in mph. However, you can keep the standard speed limits in mind in areas where speed limits are not published. The statutory speed limit for cars on divided highways outside business districts or populated areas is 50 mph. If on undivided roads outside business districts, the speed limit is 40 mph. For business districts, the speed limit is 30 mph. In legally established school zones, the speed limit is 20 mph. These statutory speed limits exist where there are no speed regulations. If you encounter speed regulations, please observe the posted limits to avoid getting pulled over.
  • Finding a parking spot in Berkshires is relatively easy. The region cities like Pittsfield, Lenox, North Adams, Adams, Lee, and Stockbridge provide street parking options. On-street parking is charged hourly for about $1 an hour. Off-street parking charges about 50 cents an hour from Mondays through Fridays. Most hotels and malls offer free parking to the guest using their services. In addition, the region provides several parking garages, and you can find them with the parking apps on your phone.
  • Book your car hire in The Berkshires at least 1 day before your trip in order to get a below-average price
  • Supplier choice car hire in The Berkshires are around 24% cheaper than other car types, on average

FAQs about hiring a car in The Berkshires

  • What is the most popular car hire in The Berkshires?

    Supplier choice (Class Special Car or similar) is the most frequently booked car hire type in The Berkshires.

  • How can I find car hires near me in The Berkshires?

    Take a look at our extensive car hire location map to find the best car hire deals near you.

  • Should I rent a car in Berkshires?

    Yes. Car rentals in Berkshires offer you several travel benefits. First, they offer you the freedom and flexibility to explore the region, even remote areas that do not have public transport. Even though many public transport options serve the region, it can take effort to keep up with their schedules. Also, car rentals offer door-to-door transportation without worrying about commuting the designated bus stops or airports. Also, Berkshires features various rental agencies with impressive fleets that can quickly meet your budget and travel needs. Finally, you can enjoy the comfort, ample space, and reliability of a rental car instead of public options.

  • What is it like driving in Berkshires?

    Like the rest of the country, driving in Berkshires is done on the right-hand side of the road. Always keep in the right-hand lane when driving on two-lane roads when driving on two-lane roads unless overtaking. At an intersection, the first vehicle has the right of way. If two vehicles approach an intersection simultaneously, the person on the right goes first. Distracted driving is discouraged, but drivers over 18 can make and receive calls with one hand on the wheel when driving. Also, always keep your headlights on when visibility decreases or when using windshield wipers. Finally, always use signals when stopping, tuning, and changing lanes.

  • How old do you have to be to rent a car in Berkshires?

    To rent cars in Berkshires, you must be at least 18 years old. Some rental agencies may charge a young driver’s surcharge daily fee for renters under 25. Renters under 25 may also be limited to vehicle categories like luxury vehicles. Some rental agencies require you to have held your driving license for more than a year before being allowed to rent a car. Also, renters should have a valid driver’s license whose validity covers the rental period.

Car hire locations in The Berkshires

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  • enterprise

    Enterprise Rent-A-Car car hire locations in The Berkshires

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  • hertz

    Hertz car hire locations in The Berkshires

    1 Location

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