Arlington car rentals from ₪151/day

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Economy₪254/day
Compact₪158/day
Intermediate₪151/day
Standard₪189/day
Full-size₪199/day
Minivan₪356/day
Full-size SUV₪233/day
Premium₪168/day
Luxury₪260/day
Intermediate SUV₪175/day
Standard SUV₪199/day
Compact SUV₪209/day
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KAYAK’s top tips for renting a car in Arlington

  • If you want to experience the beauty that the city has to offer at your own pace, having a car rental in Arlington will provide you with the ultimate freedom. Transport is at the core of your travels and renting a car means you’ll have privacy, comfort, enough room for everyone, and freedom to let loose and have more fun. Renting a car is convenient as you can seamlessly navigate throughout the city. You’ll also find it easier to access nearby locations, such as Georgetown, which is approximately 15min away, or go as far as the Prince William Forest Park, which is 35 miles away, in about 45min.
  • Once you arrive at the Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport (DCA), you’ll find a rental car facility on the first floor of Terminal Garage A. You can opt to ride the Rental Car Shuttle that will take you directly to the rental car shop or walk there and follow the signs leading to Terminal Parking Garage A. This could take from about 10 to 15min depending on which of the three terminals you use. Here, you’ll find rental cars from various companies, including Alamo, Hertz, and Budget.
  • One crucial thing you should know about Virginia is that pedestrians have the right of way. Drivers must fully stop, and not just yield, when passengers are crossing on marked and unmarked crosswalks. Pedestrians also have the right of way at intersections, so be vigilant and aware, or risk a hefty fine. There’s also a hand-held law that prohibits any use of cell phones while driving. Additionally, Arlington is a bike-friendly community, so avoid parking in bike lanes, even partially.
  • There’s rarely traffic congestion in most areas of the county, but roads leading to the Francis Scott Key Memorial Bridge and the Theodore Roosevelt Bridge are an exception. Rush hour times are especially chaotic from 6am to 9am and 4pm to 8pm. If you visit Arlington county during the winter months, you should be wary of slick and slippery roads. The snow can get heavy during storms, and you may run into the county’s snowplow teams on the roads.
  • Book your rental car in Arlington at least 1 day before your trip in order to get a below-average price
  • Supplier choice rental cars in Arlington are around 17% cheaper than other car types, on average

Arlington car rental experiences: the best tips from KAYAK users

Insights shared by verified travelers who rented a car in Arlington 
Verified travelerApr 2024
Be aware of the hours the rental car agency is open and make sure you try to book a flight within those hours. If arriving outside those hours and you want to be comfy make sure to book a place to stay cause taxis still run at that time of night.
Verified travelerDec 2023
Metro is very accessible to the pickup spot at DCA
Verified travelerFeb 2024
The person I interfaced with in office was not very knowledgeable about the vehicles. The person who actually gave the vehicle in the garage was excellent
Verified travelerDec 2023
For people from out of town, the service roads caught me off guard.
RobertNov 2023
Just be aware you need to stop at the Enterprise counter first before going to the pickup point in the garage. They are very close to each other, so not a big deal if you forget, just a quick elevator ride up to the counter.
Verified travelerSep 2023
Know that the payment card must be in the same name as the renter, even after one returns tue car.
SSep 2023
Call ahead or arrive very early to ensure inventory is available.
BrentJun 2023
Choose Alamo as they have the shortest lines and competitive prices. DC traffic sucks but if you’re going to the surrounding areas, it’s not as bad.
JohnAug 2023
Sixt car rental is the best
Verified travelerJun 2023
Give yourself time for your car drop off, a shuttle to bag drop off, to get through security, and to get to your terminal/gate. Plus AM traffic through DC
Verified travelerAug 2023
Stick with Alamo or enterprise or Hertz

FAQs about renting a car in Arlington

  • What type of car is recommended for driving in Arlington?

    Staying in Arlington means cruising to busy and bustling cities close by, so it would be ideal to rent an economy-sized car. A compact car will give you an easier time when maneuvering through city traffic and congested streets and trying to fit into narrow parking spots. You can get any type of car from car rentals in Arlington, from a hatchback to a coupe, sedan, minivan, or even a sports car depending on your capacity and budget.

  • What’s the speed limit in Arlington?

    The statutory speed limit in Arlington is 55mph for highways, unless otherwise posted. It decreases to 25mph in residential and business areas. If you’re renting a car in Arlington with the intention of venturing further into unpaved roads, keep in mind that the maximum speed limit stands at 35mph.

  • Where are the best places to park in Arlington?

    Parking is a significant aspect of renting a car in any city, and it’s relatively affordable in Arlington. On most streets, parking is free for the first two hours, after which you should expect a relatively small fee. For long term parking, you’ll pay around $1.50 per hour, for short term parking around $1.75, and after 8pm, parking is free.

  • What is the cheapest car rental company in Arlington?

    In the past 72 hours, the cheapest rental cars were found at Avis (₪151/day), Budget (₪166/day) and Dollar (₪189/day). In the last 72 hours the cheapest rental car price was found at Avis 2600 Richmond Highway 22202 (1 kilometers from city center).

  • What is the best rental car company in Arlington?

    Based on ratings and reviews from real users on KAYAK, the best car rental companies in Arlington are Alamo (8.4, 107 reviews), Budget (6.7, 130 reviews), and Avis (6.5, 53 reviews).

  • How much is gas price in Arlington?

    The average gas price in Arlington is ₪14.50 per gallon over the past 30 days. Filling up a gas tank costs between ₪174 and ₪232, depending on the car size.

  • What is the most popular rental car in Arlington?

    Supplier choice (Class Special Car or similar) is the most frequently booked rental car type in Arlington.

  • Which car rental companies are at Dulles Intl airport (IAD)?

    The only car rental company onsite at Dulles Intl airport is Hertz.

  • Which car rental companies are at Reagan-National airport (DCA)?

    The only car rental company onsite at Reagan-National airport is Hertz.

  • Which car rental companies will pick you up at Dulles Intl airport (IAD)?

    Car rental companies that offer shuttle or pick-up services from Dulles Intl airport to off-airport locations include Budget, Avis, Dollar, Hertz, and Thrifty.

  • Which car rental companies will pick you up at Baltimore/Washington airport (BWI)?

    Car rental companies that offer shuttle or pick-up services from Baltimore/Washington airport to off-airport locations include Dollar, and Budget.

  • Which car rental companies will pick you up at Reagan-National airport (DCA)?

    Car rental companies that offer shuttle or pick-up services from Reagan-National airport to off-airport locations include Budget, Avis, Dollar, Hertz, and Thrifty.

  • How can I find car rentals near me in Arlington?

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

  • How much does a Special car rental cost in Arlington?

    A Special car rental in Arlington costs ₪222 per day, on average.

  • How much does a Luxury car rental cost in Arlington?

    A Luxury car rental in Arlington costs ₪507 per day, on average.

  • How much does a Mini car rental cost in Arlington?

    A Mini car rental in Arlington costs ₪372 per day, on average.

Arlington car rental reviews and directory

Alamo

8.4

Very good

591 reviews
Best rated

Cleanliness

8.4

Comfort

8.5

Pick-up/Drop-off

8.6

Value for money

7.9

One location in Arlington

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Locations in Arlington

Ronald Reagan Wash Natl Airprt

+1 844 648 1608

Monday07:00 - 23:59
Tuesday07:00 - 23:59
Wednesday07:00 - 23:59
Thursday07:00 - 23:59
Friday07:00 - 23:59
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6.0 Okay

Dec 2023

KAYAK
My issue was I specified a Cadillac sedan, which is a more comfortable me to drive. Otherwise experience was good

10.0 Wonderful

Sep 2023

KAYAK
The car was in great condition and the staff extremely helpful.

4.0 Mediocre

Mar 2021

KAYAK

Cons:

I rented a midsize suv such as the RAV 4. Alamo initially offered a small mitsubishi "suv" at the garage. I declined and they provided an "upgrade" to a chevy equinox...another compact suv nice car but one class lower than the midsize billed. Very nice staff, but that was wrong.

10.0 Wonderful

Jan 2021

KAYAK

Cons:

Very friendly agent, great car.

2.0 Poor

Jan 2021

KAYAK

Pros:

Absolutely nothing.

Cons:

I didn't get to rent the car because after calling Alamo multiple times to confirm policies, I spent 30$ taking an Uber to the airport only to be told I had been given wrong information and they would not rent me the car. It nearly cost me a night of my vacation and I ultimately had to borrow a car at great inconvenience to a family member. Will never ever use Alamo again.

10.0 Wonderful

Dec 2020

KAYAK

Pros:

Staff was very capable and able to accommodate a larger vehicle based on our needs on the spot.

1 out of 78

Budget

Cleanliness

7.2

Comfort

7.3

Pick-up/Drop-off

6.7

Value for money

6.5

4 locations in Arlington

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Locations in Arlington

1100 South Hayes Street

+1 571 451 1869

Monday08:00 - 17:00
Tuesday08:00 - 17:00
Wednesday08:00 - 17:00
Thursday08:00 - 17:00
Friday08:00 - 17:00
Saturday08:00 - 17:00
Sunday09:00 - 14:00

1211 N Glebe Road

+1 571 351 4306

Monday07:30 - 18:00
Tuesday07:30 - 18:00
Wednesday07:30 - 18:00
Thursday07:30 - 18:00
Friday07:30 - 18:00
Saturday09:00 - 14:00
Sunday09:00 - 14:00

2600 Richmond Highway

+1 703 872 0320

Monday07:00 - 23:59
Tuesday07:00 - 23:59
Wednesday07:00 - 23:59
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3206 10th Street North

+1 703 812 0921

Monday08:00 - 17:00
Tuesday08:00 - 17:00
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Friday08:00 - 17:00
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8.0 Very good

Feb 2024

KAYAK
Nothing special. Process and service was as expected

10.0 Wonderful

Dec 2023

KAYAK
It was excellent! Great service

2.0 Poor

Dec 2023

KAYAK
When I went to drop the car there was no clear instructions to drop the key into the drop box and park the car and go. It said go into the airport and talk to the budget counter personnel. It was 6 AM, the airport counter was closed. Luckily when I came back there was another customer dropping the car, she assured me and told me to drop the key in the drop box. I waited till she dropped her key and dropped mine and left. All these delayed my going in and missed the flight and waited for 12 hours to catch the next plane. These all could be avoided if they had clear instructions to drop the key in the drop box and park and go instead of directing to go inside to the budget counter in the airport. Very disappointed

10.0 Wonderful

Oct 2023

KAYAK
Clearer location details on pick up - advise was not with the main car rental pick up offices

4.0 Mediocre

Oct 2022

KAYAK
Second time booking with budget and they have manage to bill me twice each time for vehicle that had prepaid

8.0 Very good

Oct 2022

KAYAK
the car wasn't clean as expected

1 out of 56

Avis

Cleanliness

6.9

Comfort

6.9

Pick-up/Drop-off

6.6

Value for money

6.3

4 locations in Arlington

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1100 South Hayes Street

+1 571 451 1867

Monday08:00 - 17:00
Tuesday08:00 - 17:00
Wednesday08:00 - 17:00
Thursday08:00 - 17:00
Friday08:00 - 17:00
Saturday08:00 - 17:00
Sunday09:00 - 14:00

1211 N Glebe Road

+1 571 351 4038

Monday07:30 - 18:00
Tuesday07:30 - 18:00
Wednesday07:30 - 18:00
Thursday07:30 - 18:00
Friday07:30 - 18:00
Saturday09:00 - 14:00
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2600 Richmond Highway

+1 703 419 5815

Monday07:00 - 23:59
Tuesday07:00 - 23:59
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3206 10th Street North

+1 703 516 4202

Monday08:00 - 17:00
Tuesday08:00 - 17:00
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6.0 Okay

Apr 2024

KAYAK
The lady at the counter when I went to pick up the car was super nice. What I didn’t like: my flight got in after 11pm when Avis closed, but I knew that would be a problem ahead of time so I had called and spoken with someone and they assured me that they would wait for me. However I got off my plane and no shuttles were running for Avis and I wasn’t able to get my car that night. I had to wait till almost 7am before one of the shuttles would allow me to get in and for then to take me to Avis.

2.0 Poor

Oct 2023

KAYAK
I was confirmed online, got dropped off and told they had NOTHING available. I had to walk back home in the rain because I had no transportation. I was not given an alternative location or an apology. I'll NEVER go there again even if it is only about 2 miles from me.

10.0 Wonderful

Oct 2022

KAYAK
pick up was easy; extending the rental was easy

8.0 Very good

Mar 2021

KAYAK

Pros:

Staff was friendly and whole process was easy.

4.8 Mediocre

Jun 2020

KAYAK

Pros:

They ran out of cars at my pick up location, told me to go to the airport for my car, and then the airport location said they couldn’t honor my reservation so I paid twice as much.

Cons:

Being able to pick up the car where I wanted to pick it up. Being told the truth at the first location.

5.2 Fair

Apr 2020

KAYAK

Pros:

Yes

1 out of 20

Payless

Cleanliness

6.1

Comfort

6.3

Pick-up/Drop-off

5.9

Value for money

5.7

One location in Arlington

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2500 National Avenue

+1 800 729 5377

Monday09:00 - 14:00
Tuesday09:00 - 14:00
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6.0 Okay

Mar 2021

KAYAK

Pros:

Clean car

Cons:

Difficult to find staff at dc airport - mixed with Avis and others

2.4 Poor

Oct 2020

KAYAK

Pros:

Absolutely nothing - The entire experience was a nightmare.

Cons:

The car they initially rented to me was broken and required software updates. There were no tenants around to help. I received my second car over an hour later and was unhappy with it due to the car being uncomfortable and full of blind spots (it was different than what I rented as well -- and definitely not any sort of an upgrade or similar to what I rented). The second car they gave me had a bald tire and I experienced a blow out less than 300 feet from the garage door in the driveway leading to/from the rental location. And then they charged me for the blow out.

4.8 Mediocre

Sep 2020

KAYAK

Pros:

Long wait. Excessive and repeated attempts at upselling despite telling them I wasn’t interested

2.8 Poor

Sep 2020

KAYAK

Pros:

I was able to get a different call after all the warning lights on my first car came on.

Cons:

People working at the airport were not helpful at all; the payless call center foes not exist; no one gave me a copy of my contract after I left the airport to get my car; no one at avis or budget rental could find my contract - I had to drive to a special payless location to find someone who could look up my contract.

4.0 Mediocre

Jul 2020

KAYAK

Cons:

The cancellation policy was unclear when making the booking. It was unclear how to report the dents I located on the car before I drove away. I paid the DAILY rate, picked up the car at noon, and indicated initially I would return at 9PM. When I inquired about returning the car the next morning instead (4th of July in DC, all the access points to highways were closed to it was extremely difficult to get to the airport), they told me I had to pay a $65 extension fee even though I had paid the equivalent of 24 hours.

6.0 Okay

Jun 2020

KAYAK

Cons:

There wasn’t anyone to receive the car at drop off and they didn’t check in the car.

1 out of 25

Thrifty

Cleanliness

6.3

Comfort

6.1

Pick-up/Drop-off

5.1

Value for money

5.4

One location in Arlington

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1 Aviation Circle

+1 877 283 0898

Monday07:00 - 23:59
Tuesday07:00 - 23:59
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2.0 Poor

Apr 2024

KAYAK
Rude, unhelpful, unprofessional staff. The desk was abandoned when I got there and I was made to feel like I was inconveniencing the staff by asking to be helped. That place needs a new manager and everyone working that service counter needs customer service training. Will not be using Thrifty again.

4.0 Mediocre

Nov 2023

KAYAK
I'm still waiting for receipt. The pick up was less than desired as no one present when going to select a car and there was an issue with car during whole rental. Poor first and last impressions.

2.0 Poor

Nov 2023

KAYAK
Many hidden fees that I was not informed of !! Worst company to rent from !! NEVER AGAIN

2.0 Poor

Oct 2023

KAYAK
No cars available, despite the reservation. Given an electric vehicle that wasn’t fully charged, and a 30 dollar credit for a future rental. Spent hours charging the car. Returned it at 40% and was charged a $35 feel because it wasn’t charged fully. I was not informed of the fee until I got my bill by email. The car was great but the hidden costs doubled what I intended to pay.

8.0 Very good

May 2021

KAYAK

Cons:

Did not get any email after returning the card, The guy at the airport told me I will get an email. Still waiting

2.0 Poor

May 2021

KAYAK

Pros:

The drop off worked well.

Cons:

Terrible pick up at national airport. Waited in line for 4 hours. So, Thrifty rented out way too many cars with far too few staff. There were only 2 persons at the counter and frequently one would leave - reasons unknown. Then AFTER finally getting to the counter, we had to wait ANOTHER 45 MINUTES for our vehicle to be ready. THEN, while driving on our leg from Washington to Nashville (1st day of trip to Dallas), we got a low tire pressure warning. Stopped immediately, called Thrifty, waiting on and off hold for almost 2 hours - only to be hung up on in the end. Had to fend for ourselves and by the grace of god only, reached our destination. Never rent again from Thrifty, ever.

1 out of 37

Dollar

4.8

Mediocre

462 reviews

Cleanliness

6.2

Comfort

6.0

Pick-up/Drop-off

4.7

Value for money

5.0

One location in Arlington

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Locations in Arlington

1 Aviation Circle

+1 866 434 2226

Monday07:00 - 23:59
Tuesday07:00 - 23:59
Wednesday07:00 - 23:59
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8.0 Very good

Feb 2024

KAYAK
Good overall, smelled like smoke but got the job done. Didn’t give receipt via email as said

10.0 Wonderful

Jan 2024

KAYAK
Easy transaction pick up drop off Friendly staff Car needed (windows) needed better cleaning

2.0 Poor

Dec 2023

KAYAK
Worst experience I’ve been ever

6.0 Okay

Nov 2023

KAYAK
DCA location always try to put you in the worst vehicles first and not the types you paid for, smoky dirty cars.

6.0 Okay

Nov 2023

KAYAK
This is the second time that I have tried to rent a car from the DC national airport location. They always try to give me an Old car especially one that I did not ask for made a car they offer have smoke smell. I did not have that experience tThis is the second time that I have tried to rent a car from the DC national airport location. They always try to give me a Old car especially one that I did not ask for made a car they offer have smoke smell. I did not have that experience when I used to rent from the Orlando airport. The people at the DC national airport. Location are not the best. Always trying to dump off their undesirable vehicles to people like myself even though I am a long-term customer.

2.0 Poor

Oct 2023

KAYAK
They did not have a car for us. Did not notify us, told us we would have to wait hours to possibly get us a car, and we were not allowed to leave to get food or we would loose our place in line. They would not cancel the reservation or transfer it. We had to do that ourselves.

1 out of 104

Enterprise Rent-A-Car

8.5

Very good

88 reviews

Cleanliness

8.6

Comfort

8.6

Pick-up/Drop-off

8.4

Value for money

7.8

6 locations in Arlington

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1560 Wilson Blvd, Suite 150

+1 703 528 6466

Monday00:00 - 00:00
Tuesday00:00 - 00:00
Wednesday00:00 - 00:00
Thursday00:00 - 00:00
Friday00:00 - 00:00
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2778 S Arlington Mill Dr

+1 703 820 7100

Monday07:30 - 18:00
Tuesday07:30 - 18:00
Wednesday07:30 - 18:00
Thursday07:30 - 18:00
Friday07:30 - 18:00
Saturday09:00 - 14:00
Sunday00:00 - 00:00

2804 S Eads St

+1 703 418 7240

Monday07:30 - 18:00
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Wednesday07:30 - 18:00
Thursday07:30 - 18:00
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601 N Randolph St

+1 703 243 5404

Monday07:30 - 18:00
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Wednesday07:30 - 18:00
Thursday07:30 - 18:00
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720 N Glebe Rd

+1 703 243 5404

Monday07:30 - 18:00
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Thursday07:30 - 18:00
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Ronald Reagan Wash Natl Airprt

+1 844 648 1606

Monday07:00 - 23:59
Tuesday07:00 - 23:59
Wednesday07:00 - 23:59
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4.0 Mediocre

Apr 2021

KAYAK

Pros:

Reserved a mini-van online and called Enterprise support to confirm that mini-van will be available that weekend. They assured that either mini-van or something similar will be available that weekend. Then got a call a day before that they couldn't guarantee the vehicle that I wanted. I ended up getting a small SUV. Very disappointing!

Cons:

This car company doesn't seemed to guarantee a vehicle you reserve online. I went through couple Enterprise rental location and both couldn't provide mini-van or large SUV.

8.0 Very good

Dec 2020

KAYAK

Cons:

It would have been better if the attendant located my reservation with the reservation number as opposed to scanning my drivers license. It would have saves 30 minutes.

9.2 Wonderful

Oct 2020

KAYAK

Pros:

All was easy!

Cons:

The price was high compared to rental prices I’ve experienced before. It was a big chunk of our weekend expense.

10.0 Wonderful

Jul 2020

KAYAK

Cons:

Nothing it was outstanding I really appreciate you all

9.2 Wonderful

Jun 2020

KAYAK

Pros:

Staff friendly. Easy pick up and drop off.

Cons:

Bit of a line up at 9 when it opened so took 30 minutes to get the car.

10.0 Wonderful

May 2020

KAYAK

Pros:

Staff at Crystal City location very nice and helpful. Car was great, super comfortable, and the price was fantastic.

1 out of 15

Sixt

7.7

Cleanliness

8.5

Comfort

8.6

Pick-up/Drop-off

7.8

Value for money

8.0

One location in Arlington

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Locations in Arlington

2500 National Avenue

+1 888 749 8227

Monday07:00 - 23:59
Tuesday07:00 - 23:59
Wednesday07:00 - 23:59
Thursday07:00 - 23:59
Friday07:00 - 23:59
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10.0 Wonderful

Feb 2024

KAYAK
Perfect

2.0 Poor

Feb 2024

KAYAK
Keep in mind that this company will charge you and extra full day even if you return the car 15 minutes late and I guess this us their new way to make money by rubbing the customers

10.0 Wonderful

Feb 2024

KAYAK
Easy. Efficient. Professional. Helpful.

10.0 Wonderful

Oct 2023

KAYAK
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6.0 Okay

Oct 2023

KAYAK
Everything is an up charge. The person at the counter tried to sell us an $89/day insurance policy. I eventually bought a $30/day insurance policy out of fear. Then he wanted to sell us $22/day toll package. We never paid any tolls. Then he wanted to sell us on a $120 gas fee so we wouldn’t have to fill up our tank. They do a hard sell on the extras. It really felt that they make a commission on the extras they can sell.

10.0 Wonderful

Sep 2023

KAYAK
Awesome

1 out of 8

E-Z Rent-A-Car

5.1

Cleanliness

5.2

Comfort

6.4

Pick-up/Drop-off

4.8

Value for money

4.8

One location in Arlington

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2600 Jefferson Davis HWY

+1 703 838 1666

Monday05:30 - 23:59
Tuesday05:30 - 23:59
Wednesday05:30 - 23:59
Thursday05:30 - 23:59
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2.0 Poor

Sep 2019

KAYAK

Cons:

notify whether it's cancelable or not

7.6 Good

May 2019

KAYAK

Cons:

The car smelled like body odor

7.6 Good

Sep 2018

KAYAK

Pros:

Car was nice and clean. People were nice

Cons:

Awkward meeting point for off airport pickup. Pretty slow process vs some of the name brands

3.2 Poor

Mar 2018

KAYAK

Pros:

The car was pretty clean and drove decently. There were no major dents or scratches.

Cons:

Pick up was done with an agent that was a bit less than friendly. The car was in desperate need of an oil change and tune-up. Drop off was even worse! The man that did The Returned was abrupt and barely willing to help me in any way with my luggage or anything else. The woman who was driving the shuttle for me back to the airport insisted that I get out in spite of the cold weather and walk so that she didn't have to be inconvenienced by dropping me off at the normal stop. It was cold, I was hauling three pieces of luggage and it only made my experience that much worse! One of the three gentlemen who were on the shuttle who have been picked up at the stop (and had waited far longer than they had expected) called this service "not so ez" car rental. I now understand why he called it that. I won't rent with this service again.

2.0 Poor

Feb 2018

KAYAK

Cons:

Our airplane was slightly delayed but still arrived before midnight which is when E-Z rent-A-car closes. But for whatever reason they decided to close at 11PM, before we even landed, which left us stranded and looking for an available car rental at the airport when all other agencies were closing soon. Fortunately we did find one but ended up spending nearly 7 times as much for the car. I have half a mind to file a complaint with the BBB and get EZ to pay for this since it's their fault we were left in that situation. I will NEVER rent a car with them again.

2.0 Poor

Feb 2018

KAYAK

Pros:

Nothing, EZ rental seems like a scam did not pick up rental

Cons:

They do not properly inform customers and try to add hidden charges.

1 out of 7

National

8.0

Very good

11 reviews

Cleanliness

9.5

Comfort

8.0

Pick-up/Drop-off

7.5

Value for money

7.5

One location in Arlington

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Ronald Reagan Wash Natl Airprt

+1 844 648 1607

Monday07:00 - 23:59
Tuesday07:00 - 23:59
Wednesday07:00 - 23:59
Thursday07:00 - 23:59
Friday07:00 - 23:59
Saturday07:00 - 23:59
Sunday07:00 - 23:59

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10.0 Wonderful

Apr 2019

KAYAK

Pros:

The calculation at the end was wrong. The person at national fixed it on the spot.

10.0 Wonderful

Dec 2018

KAYAK

Pros:

Got a luxury coupe so that was a very pleasant surprise. Fast ride and felt just right for our vacation.

Cons:

When I was first choosing a ride, I was told the car had apple CarPlay, but it in fact did not have that so putting on my navigation was a bit difficult at first but we made it work. I got the 2018 q60 3.0t awd.

10.0 Wonderful

Nov 2017

KAYAK

Pros:

They had my car ready with no delays. Car was perfect

10.0 Wonderful

Aug 2016

KAYAK

Pros:

We were able to find a large.SUV at the last minute for our trip at a great rate that also included insurance.

8.0 Very good

Apr 2022

KAYAK
We picked up at Airport but we didn't fly in and it was a little tricky getting to the office when we were driving in. Once inside we went to the National Desk but there was no one there, the issue was that there was a window open and it had a coat on the chair so it looked like someone had just stepped away. We waited, knocked and called out but no one came. Finally a worker passing by said we needed to go to the Alamo window and that did work fine But there should have been some sign at the National desk telling us to do that. The rest of our experiences were very good.

1 out of 2

Hertz

4.6

Mediocre

21 reviews

Cleanliness

5.1

Comfort

5.3

Pick-up/Drop-off

3.8

Value for money

4.1

2 locations in Arlington

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1401 Lee Highway

+1 703 243 1093

Monday08:00 - 17:00
Tuesday08:00 - 17:00
Wednesday08:00 - 17:00
Thursday08:00 - 17:00
Friday08:00 - 17:00

1700 Richmond Highway

+1 703 271 5245

Monday08:00 - 17:00
Tuesday08:00 - 17:00
Wednesday08:00 - 17:00
Thursday08:00 - 17:00
Friday08:00 - 17:00
Saturday09:00 - 14:00

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5.6 Fair

Nov 2019

KAYAK

Pros:

The car itself was nice.

Cons:

6 hours before the pick up time, I received a call telling me that the car likely would not be available. We had reserved a mini van so we could drive our son from D.C. to college in Chicago. I expressed extreme concern because it was now too late to change our plans and rent from another company. The agent indicated that he would call back shortly with an update, while he tried to locate a minivan. He did not call back. We contacted him 6 hours later and he had not even tried to locate a minivan. He then agreed (again) to look for a minivan. He called back 2 hours later and indicated that he thought it was likely he could secure a large SUV, but that instead of it being available that evening as we had reserved and requested, it would be available in the morning. Then, when we showed up at the pick up spot the next morning (Key Bridge Marriott), the agent was not there. We called his number, only to find out that the agent and the SUV were at the Crystal City Marriott. We were already delayed overnight in leaving on our trip, but we then had to drive to Crystal City to pick up the SUV. While the SUV was excellent, the experience was horrible. I have rented from Hertz for 30 years, and this was the absolute worst experience I have ever had.

2.0 Poor

Aug 2019

KAYAK

Pros:

I'm still fuming. At 5 pm the night before my early morning departure on a one way 600-mile road trip, Hertz in Arlington called me to say that they did not have an SUV for me to rent. No car at all, no help finding a replacement and barely an apology. Terrible, terrible service. I am still shocked.

Cons:

Hertz could have made it right. The last-minute rental I was lucky to find from Budget cost almost triple the price, but I had no options. Hertz customer service offered a weak apology and a $50 voucher for my next rental. Very, very poor effort. I expected better from Hertz. Never again!

2.8 Poor

Aug 2019

KAYAK

Pros:

Absolutely nothing. Had a booking reserved and had to call and talk for 15 minutes on the phone with the employee who told me there was nothing he could do.

Cons:

The employee at the pickup location literally told me on the phone that I should have called ahead to make sure he had a car. He said he didnt have any cars and couldnt do anything. I told him this was unacceptable and was pointed to a helpline, who just left me stranded in DC waiting on a call.

2.0 Poor

Jun 2019

KAYAK

Pros:

Nothing, everything was terrible, they did not have my mini van. It was the worst experience I've ever had renting a vehicle as I was depending on the minivan to move, I had the loading dock at my apt. scheduled and no vehicle. Hertz never notified me that my vehicle was not there.

Cons:

Everything, could have called me, could have told me a different location to get the minivan. I probably will never rent with Hertz again.

4.4 Mediocre

May 2019

KAYAK

Cons:

No one was at the counter when I arrived and I had to wait for 45 minutes. I was in such a rush at that point that I only checked the outside of the car, but when I got home realized that the interior looked as though it hadn’t been cleaned for months.

8.8 Very good

Apr 2019

KAYAK

Pros:

ONLY1 EMPLOYEE. HE WAS FRIENDLY. HE WAS RUNNING 2 LOCATION SAME TIME. HE NEED TO GO ONE PLACE TO ANOTHER PLACE. HARD TO HANDLE AND ANSWER PHONE TO CUSTOMER AS I NOTICE.

Cons:

Need help to run more employee for 2 location.

1 out of 4

Kyte

8.7

Very good

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1750 S Clark Street

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Please Go To The Advantage Counter

+1 703 838 1666

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1 Aviation Circle

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1 Aviation Cir, Arlington, , USA Washington DC

+1 914 368 0091

Monday10:00 - 23:30
Tuesday10:00 - 23:30
Wednesday10:00 - 23:30
Thursday10:00 - 23:30
Friday10:00 - 23:30
Saturday10:00 - 23:30
Sunday10:00 - 23:30

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