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Baltimore, MD, United States
25 May — 1 Jun
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Baltimore, MD, United States
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Pick-up locationBaltimore
Rental locations28
Airport locations2

Baltimore car rental reviews and directory

Rated #1
Hertz
Best rated
7.5 Good (117 reviews)
3 locations in Baltimore
Hertz
Locations in Baltimore
1777 Reisterstown Road+1 240 204 8325
Monday08:00 - 18:00
Tuesday08:00 - 18:00
Wednesday08:00 - 18:00
Thursday08:00 - 18:00
Friday08:00 - 18:00
401 West Pratt St.+1 410 244 0278
Monday07:30 - 18:00
Tuesday07:30 - 18:00
Wednesday07:30 - 18:00
Thursday07:30 - 18:00
Friday07:30 - 18:00
Saturday09:00 - 12:00
7416 New Ridge Road+1 410 684 7900
Monday00:00 - 23:59
Tuesday00:00 - 23:59
Wednesday00:00 - 23:59
Thursday00:00 - 23:59
Friday00:00 - 23:59
Saturday00:00 - 23:59
Sunday00:00 - 23:59
  • 7.6
  • 7.7
  • 7.5
  • 7.4
  • 7.4
Recent reviews
8.0 Excellent2021 Apr 11
Cons: The pick up process was stressful
2.0 Mediocre2021 Mar 30
Pros: Not much.Cons: The location was incredibly understaffed. I waited over an hour to get my car because they only had one person working for multiple rental agencies. When I got the car, it had a large gash in the front tire and had to be replaced. All told, it took 2 hours to get the car. Hertz needs to staff their locations with an appropriate amount of people to service the number of customers they get.
2.0 Mediocre2021 Jan 08
Pros: Convenient shuttle, but that is about it.Cons: Car was not available. 4.5 hour wait at 1am in the morning with a family waiting
6.0 Good2021 Jan 04
Pros: I liked the attendant, Natlin.Cons: Everything else was awful! The rental was extremely dirty and due to the lack of cleanliness I stuck my finger in someone’s leftover food during a pandemic.
10.0 Excellent2020 Nov 30
Cons: Nothing. Excellent service
9.6 Excellent2020 Sep 25
Pros: Helpful staff, hassle-free, fast serviceCons: Costs a bit more, but you pay for the good service and convenience.
4.0 Okay2020 Sep 23
Pros: The people are very friendly.Cons: I had to wait over one hour forty minutes them to get the car. Which made me three hours late for work.
6.0 Good2020 Sep 08
Pros: Pick up and drop were easyCons: The cars paint was terrible and the interior glass was filthy. Also smelled of smoke and had cigarette burns in the drivers seat
2.0 Mediocre2020 Sep 06
Pros: When we arrived there was no one at the counter. After waiting ten minutes, the agent came and was downright rude. Although we had booked the car in advance she claimed there were no cars on the lot for us to take. We were left stranded without transportation. I was highly disappointed at how we were treated and would not recomend using them. Additionally, I had purchased an insurance policy with the car and only the car rental was canceled not the insurace I booked. I would like a refund for my insurance.Cons: Don’t use them you will be disapointed
10.0 Excellent2020 Aug 17
Pros: The drop off was super easy. Excellent customer service.Cons: I was completely satisfied with Kayak and Hertz.
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Rated #2
Enterprise
7.2 Good (75 reviews)
14 locations in Baltimore
Enterprise
Locations in Baltimore
1307 Eastern Ave+1 410 276 4850
Monday07:30 - 18:00
Tuesday07:30 - 18:00
Wednesday07:30 - 18:00
Thursday07:30 - 18:00
Friday07:30 - 18:00
Saturday09:00 - 12:00
Sunday10:00 - 15:00
1316-a Merritt Blvd.+1 410 282 9575
Monday07:30 - 18:00
Tuesday07:30 - 18:00
Wednesday07:30 - 18:00
Thursday07:30 - 18:00
Friday07:30 - 18:00
Saturday09:00 - 12:00
Sunday00:00 - 23:59
1501 S Caton Ave+1 410 646 0183
Monday07:30 - 18:00
Tuesday07:30 - 18:00
Wednesday07:30 - 18:00
Thursday07:30 - 18:00
Friday07:30 - 18:00
Saturday08:00 - 18:00
Sunday00:00 - 23:59
1627 E Joppa Rd+1 410 663 7980
Monday07:30 - 18:00
Tuesday07:30 - 18:00
Wednesday07:30 - 18:00
Thursday07:30 - 18:00
Friday07:30 - 18:00
Saturday09:00 - 12:00
Sunday10:00 - 15:00
2630 Sisson Street+1 410 889 3121
Monday07:30 - 18:00
Tuesday07:30 - 18:00
Wednesday07:30 - 18:00
Thursday07:30 - 18:00
Friday07:30 - 18:00
Saturday09:00 - 12:00
Sunday10:00 - 15:00
310 Reisterstown Rd+1 410 585 1141
Monday07:30 - 18:00
Tuesday07:30 - 18:00
Wednesday07:30 - 18:00
Thursday07:30 - 18:00
Friday07:30 - 18:00
Saturday09:00 - 12:00
Sunday00:00 - 23:59
4 W University Pkwy+1 410 889 3121
Monday00:00 - 23:59
Tuesday00:00 - 23:59
Wednesday00:00 - 23:59
Thursday00:00 - 23:59
Friday00:00 - 23:59
Saturday00:00 - 23:59
Sunday00:00 - 23:59
4838 Belair Rd+1 410 488 0633
Monday07:30 - 18:00
Tuesday07:30 - 18:00
Wednesday07:30 - 18:00
Thursday07:30 - 18:00
Friday07:30 - 18:00
Saturday09:00 - 12:00
Sunday00:00 - 23:59
5201 York Rd+1 410 433 4650
Monday07:30 - 18:00
Tuesday07:30 - 18:00
Wednesday07:30 - 18:00
Thursday07:30 - 18:00
Friday07:30 - 18:00
Saturday00:00 - 23:59
Sunday00:00 - 23:59
530 Light St+1 410 246 6236
Monday07:00 - 17:00
Tuesday07:00 - 17:00
Wednesday07:00 - 17:00
Thursday07:00 - 17:00
Friday07:00 - 17:00
Saturday09:00 - 12:00
Sunday00:00 - 23:59
6115 Reisterstown Rd+1 410 585 1141
Monday07:30 - 18:00
Tuesday07:30 - 18:00
Wednesday07:30 - 18:00
Thursday07:30 - 18:00
Friday07:30 - 18:00
Saturday09:00 - 12:00
Sunday10:00 - 15:00
6634 Security Blvd+1 410 298 3332
Monday07:30 - 18:00
Tuesday07:30 - 18:00
Wednesday07:30 - 18:00
Thursday07:30 - 18:00
Friday07:30 - 18:00
Saturday09:00 - 12:00
Sunday00:00 - 23:59
6811 Harford Rd+1 410 444 4393
Monday07:30 - 18:00
Tuesday07:30 - 18:00
Wednesday07:30 - 18:00
Thursday07:30 - 18:00
Friday07:30 - 18:00
Saturday09:00 - 12:00
Sunday00:00 - 23:59
6902 Eastern Ave+1 410 282 4211
Monday07:30 - 18:00
Tuesday07:30 - 18:00
Wednesday07:30 - 18:00
Thursday07:30 - 18:00
Friday07:30 - 18:00
Saturday09:00 - 12:00
Sunday00:00 - 23:59
  • 7.3
  • 7.3
  • 7.1
  • 7.2
  • 7.2
Recent reviews
6.0 Good2021 Mar 01
Pros: I was unaware that the rental car place would be closed for the return.Cons: I believe the cleanliness of the vehicle was not up to par and that time needs to be taken to shampoo the interior. The seats were stained and the carpet could have been vacuumed. It did not feel at all comfortable. I believe the outside only was washed and that was it.
10.0 Excellent2021 Feb 15
Pros: Value for the price and I even was able to keep for an extra day.Cons: Nothing at this time.
10.0 Excellent2020 Nov 22
Pros: The staff was friendly and the whole experience was quick and easy.
2.0 Mediocre2020 Sep 30
Pros: Nothing because i didn’t have a chance to get it
10.0 Excellent2020 Aug 31
Pros: Yes nice serviceCons: Thanks
3.6 Mediocre2020 Aug 28
Pros: Drop off was convenient.Cons: The service, cleanliness of the car, friendliness and attitude of employees, availability of cars
2.0 Mediocre2020 Jul 31
Pros: They had no cars available and didn't notify me in advance.
2.0 Mediocre2020 Jun 20
Cons: I cancelled this reservation over a month ago. I still have the confirmation email. Please ensure my card was not charged. Thank you, Robyn Disselkoen
5.6 Okay2020 Jan 02
Pros: The car was cleanCons: This location always has you waiting for a car, the car had issues with a sensor that would flash at you while you drive and turn on and off. The radio system would just spontaneously restart while driving, and they have no room for drop offs the lot was overflowing and th car has to be street parked.
10.0 Excellent2019 Dec 31
Pros: Friendly staff, provided free upgrade, and drop off after returning the carCons: Location of store is slightly less convenient from downtown but still offered great value
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Rated #3
Budget
6.2 Good (40 reviews)
3 locations in Baltimore
Budget
Locations in Baltimore
101 West Fayette Street+1 410 528 5913
Monday08:00 - 18:00
Tuesday08:00 - 18:00
Wednesday08:00 - 18:00
Thursday08:00 - 18:00
Friday08:00 - 18:00
Saturday08:00 - 18:00
Sunday09:00 - 12:00
4900 Boston Street+1 410 633 0433
Monday07:30 - 18:00
Tuesday07:30 - 18:00
Wednesday07:30 - 18:00
Thursday07:30 - 18:00
Friday07:30 - 18:00
Saturday08:00 - 18:00
Sunday09:00 - 12:00
8200 Perry Hall Boulevard+1 410 931 2423
Monday08:00 - 18:00
Tuesday08:00 - 18:00
Wednesday08:00 - 18:00
Thursday08:00 - 18:00
Friday08:00 - 18:00
Saturday08:00 - 18:00
Sunday10:00 - 15:00
  • 6.5
  • 6.6
  • 6.1
  • 5.6
  • 6.3
Recent reviews
8.4 Excellent2020 Jan 06
Cons: I did have to interupt the attendant when I picked up the car. She was texting on her phone.
6.0 Good2019 Dec 30
Pros: Staff were friendly. I was charged for gas even though I returned the car full tank.
2.0 Mediocre2019 Jan 21
Pros: Nothing was not given a vehicle.Cons: Awareness that I needed a specific card in order to be able to rent a vehicle.
3.6 Mediocre2018 Aug 06
Disrespectful Staff in AberdeenPros: None.Cons: When I went to drop off the car in Aberdeen the staff was not nice and he said there is an extra charge of $50 for not dropping the car in Baltimore and when I tried to explain what the staff told me in Washington DC he said it is not my business pay the $50 or take the car to Baltimore. And I had to be pay extra $50.
6.0 Good2018 Jul 16
Pros: Couldn’t beat the price for a last minute one way tripCons: Rental agent was not there when I arrived for my pickup. Called the number that was left on the desk and he was 15 minutes away. Car fuel tank was not full.
4.4 Okay2017 Dec 01
Pros: Cheap, pick up/dropmoff conviently located.Cons: Car was dirty upon pick up (covered in dog fur). They were unable to tell me the cost of a late fee and pressured me into extending for one day instead. This left me feeling cheated and scammed.
3.2 Mediocre2017 Oct 31
Wrong location...no helpPros: I specifiicially asked for a car rental at the airport. Was given one downtown. The counter at the airport was rude, wouldn't explain until after he charged me$400 what had happened. Still waiting for the refund on my charge card.Cons: Your servive
8.0 Excellent2017 Sep 12
Cons: The rental said it was at the airport but it turned out that is from some other offsite. Was not clear on the rental so I went to the wrong place. They were able to rent me a car at the airport location but it cost me more. Not happy about that.
2.0 Mediocre2017 Jul 22
Cons: I was never informed that the rental office had very limited hours on Sunday. When I arrived one hour after my initially anticipated time I found that the office was closed. I had to find another rental office that was open, take a taxi all the way to the airport to get it, and ended up paying over two times the initially anticipated price. The entire experience was horrible and I ended up canceling my kayak-rented car. I remain very disappointed with the entire transaction.
3.6 Mediocre2017 Jul 20
car not ready at reservation timePros: location close to homeCons: Reservation for 10AM; no car until noon
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Rated #4
Avis
7.4 Good (19 reviews)
2 locations in Baltimore
Avis
Locations in Baltimore
101 West Fayette St (by Hotel Concierge)+1 410 685 6405
Monday08:00 - 18:00
Tuesday08:00 - 18:00
Wednesday08:00 - 18:00
Thursday08:00 - 18:00
Friday08:00 - 18:00
Saturday08:00 - 18:00
Sunday09:00 - 12:00
4900 Boston Street+1 410 633 0356
Monday07:30 - 18:00
Tuesday07:30 - 18:00
Wednesday07:30 - 18:00
Thursday07:30 - 18:00
Friday07:30 - 18:00
Saturday08:00 - 18:00
Sunday09:00 - 12:00
  • 7.6
  • 7.3
  • 7.4
  • 7.3
  • 7.1
Recent reviews
8.0 Excellent2021 Mar 21
Pros: Check in/out was quick and efficientCons: Car was beat up for only having 24k miles and was not comfortable for a long voyage. We made the best of it.
10.0 Excellent2019 Oct 28
Pros: Drop was a breeze; excellent careCons: The check in process could be quicker, it took too long
10.0 Excellent2017 Sep 09
Pros: value for money; quick service.
2.0 Mediocre2017 Aug 11
Cons: Gave me the wrong pick up time so when I showed up they were closed. The 800 number offered no help and were clueless as to how to resolve the issue...i.e. Get me another car asap from the nearest location. I cancelled the reservation and hertz made it happen with no effort on my part.
4.4 Okay2017 Jul 11
Kayak booked for wrong locationPros: I booked a rental car to be picked/dropped at Baltimore airport through Kayak; however, the booking was done for a different location, about 30-40 miles from the airport. I did not realize that at the time of booking, as I had entered BWI as pickup/drop off location and thought that the address shown with my rental booking was for the airport Avis location. This was my first visit to Baltimore and and I have no idea of the name of roads for airport Avis location or otherwise. KAYAK SHOULD MAKE ABSOLUTELY CLEAR AT THE TIME OF BOOKING THAT THE RESERVATION IS FOR DIFFERENT LOCATION, PARTICULARLY IN CASE OF AIRPORT, AS NO BODY KNOWS/REMEMBERS AIRPORT LOCATION ADDRESS FOR EVERY CITY. the Avis staff at BWI airport was good and helpful. Avis 800 customer care sucks, was dishonest and quoted much higher price than that quoted at the airport office.Cons: I booked a rental car to be picked/dropped at Baltimore airport on 07/09/2017 through Kayak; however, the booking was done for a different location, about 30-40 miles from the airport. I did not realize that at the time of booking, as I had entered BWI as pickup/drop off location and thought that the address shown with my rental booking was for the airport Avis location. This was my first visit to Baltimore and and I have no idea of the name of roads for airport Avis location or otherwise. KAYAK SHOULD MAKE ABSOLUTELY CLEAR AT THE TIME OF BOOKING THAT THE RESERVATION IS FOR DIFFERENT LOCATION, PARTICULARLY IN CASE OF AIRPORT, AS NO BODY KNOWS/REMEMBERS AIRPORT LOCATION ADDRESS FOR EVERY CITY.
5.6 Okay2017 Apr 23
No after hours drop offPros: Convenient location for drop off.Cons: Could not do an after-hours drop-off at Baltimore location, which meant we had to pay for a night of parking though we were done with the car.
10.0 Excellent2017 Mar 21
Quick and smooth servicePros: Excellent experience, no waiting, quick service, everyone was polite. Mitsubishi lancer I got as a compact was surprisingly good car and comfortable, too. Would rent again.Cons: Nothing went wrong
4.0 Okay2016 Mar 08
Cons: Car broke down on the road. Roadside assistance had very unsatisfactory response.
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Rated #5
NextCar
4.9 Okay (7 reviews)
4 locations in Baltimore
NextCar
Locations in Baltimore
101 East North Ave.+1 410 661 2430
601 Dundalk Avenue+1 410 633 3300
6800 Belair Rd.+1 410 661 6565
6922 Liberty Road+1 410 944 1038
  • 5.4
  • 4.8
  • 4.8
  • 4.5
  • 5.1
Recent reviews
2.0 Mediocre2021 May 16
Cons: Booked car could not be pick up at the airport
10.0 Excellent2020 Nov 01
Pros: Great rental. Courteous staff. Even got an upgrade.Cons: Nothing. Everything was good.
3.2 Mediocre2020 Jan 26
Pros: Nothing. I just meet a fraudulent agent. I reserved everything online, and I bought full coverage as well. When I arrived at NextCar agent at Liberty road, Baltimore, the person told me that we can not give you the car unless you buy our personal full coverage ( the value was twice the typical one near 25$/day). They told me that I have to cancel the ones that I bought online. Officially they had no commitment to my online reservation.
4.0 Okay2019 Jul 30
Cons: Was not good customer service I didn’t not even have a car I didn’t rent it they told me I didn’t reserve their at all and I was very upset
2.0 Mediocre2018 Sep 22
EXTREMELY BAD EXPERIENCE.. WORST CAR RENTAL COMPANYPros: Absolutely NOTHINGCons: Total Rip-off Waited for 2 hours then had to cancel because they wanted more money for made up charges. Pathetic Customer Service
5.2 Okay2015 Dec 29
Pros: Car was not clean and had damage on exterior of car. Kind of embarrassing to drive. Made us walk through their garage in the cold dragging baggage with a baby rather than bringing car to us.
Rated #6
Rent-A-Wreck
3.5 Mediocre (5 reviews)
1 location in Baltimore
Rent-A-Wreck
Locations in Baltimore
4010 West Northern Parkway+1 410 466 1441
  • 4
  • 3.2
  • 3.2
  • 3.2
  • 4
Recent reviews
2.0 Mediocre2016 Jun 02
Safety issues !!!Pros: Nothing to like in this placeCons: The cars are Filthy inside out. they don't take time to clean them, i had to change 3 cars to finally agree on one. the first one had a bold tires, the second one had scratches all over the car but you can't determine the damages as the body is dirty. the last one was OK with a bad tire sensor that kept displaying an error every time you start the car plus a change oil message that kept prompting. If i have time i would report them to the BBB. Not worth the money i paid. VERY disappointing that kayak list them on their website. i use to trust kayak!
4.0 Okay2016 May 04
ServicePros: The car was decent but smelled funny, change the oil light was on.Cons: Service was terrible, was promised unlimited miles before booking but it wasnt true, they said faster checkout with a major credit card but still had to jump through many loops to prove I had my own insurance even after acknowledging that my credit card would cover me, a way for them to try and sell me unnecessary add ons. Tried to explain it to the associate but she shrugged me off telling me it's policy, false advertising is what it is.
3.6 Mediocre2016 Apr 23
Never againPros: The car worked.Cons: They were rude when we picked up the car, they were incredibly rude when calling our insurance provider, whom we know personally. They were incredibly vague about the drop-off policy and threatened an abandonment fee when I even brought it up. I called corporate to resolve the issue and the people I spoke to, serveral people, we're even more rude, dismissive, and insulting. I was out in hold mid-sentence and transferred without any notification to the stor, which had no idea why I'd been transferred. I completely regret using them. The car had an air freshener hanging from the nirror, but still smelled.
2.0 Mediocre2016 Mar 25
SCAMCons: The facility was not at the airport. The facility was closed before I was even reasonably able to travel the 30 minutes from the airport to get there. They transfer you to their "sister" company at the airport and apply "airport" fees to hike up your reservation. They steal your money with a smile on their face.
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Sunnycars
1 location in Baltimore
Sunnycars
Locations in Baltimore
New Ridge Road 7434
Recent reviews
263 travelers who rented a car in Baltimore gave the car agency they used an average rating of 7.1

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  • Based on ratings and reviews from real users on KAYAK, the best car rental companies in Baltimore are Thrifty (7.6, 152 reviews), Hertz (7.4, 156 reviews), and Enterprise (7.4, 126 reviews).

  • The average gas price in Baltimore is ₪10.76 per gallon over the past 30 days. Filling up a gas tank costs between ₪129 and ₪172, depending on the car size.

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

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

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

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

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