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Reviews for National in Honolulu

Overall Rating9.0 WonderfulBased on 37 reviews
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Pros:Excellent staff. Nice choice of cars.Reviewed 2021 Apr 18
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Pros:Drop off was greatCons:Line in terminal was interminable. Really bad service at pickup.Reviewed 2020 Feb 18
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Pros:Pickup and drop off was easy and people friendly. Pick up area was tricky to find.Cons:I reserved an intermediate sedan and they tried to give me a compact car. Should stick to size reserved. But was quick to correct it so we had no issues.Reviewed 2020 Jan 22
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Cons:So many add-on fees really drove up the total cost.Reviewed 2020 Jan 05
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Pros:Staff was very friendly, both at pick up and drop off. Very efficient, little wait to pick up. Car was in good shape and easy to pick up and drive out.Cons:Interior of car could have been a bit cleaner (one or two spots needed a wipe with a damp napkin) but nothing egregious.Reviewed 2019 Dec 26
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Pros:Staff at both the desk and up in the rental garage were awesome. We received an amazing upgrade which enhanced our day's driving experience!Cons:The car's service light went on for Oil Chage almost immediately after we left with the car and by the time we returned in the afternoon the Add Engine Oil light was on, so while it didn't really impact our drive, I was a little worried by the time we got back.Reviewed 2019 Jul 13
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Pros:Staff was friendly, car was fine. Speakers for the radio were a little blown out - would fade-away then get loud again. Overall a good place to rent from.Reviewed 2019 Jun 27
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Pros:Everyone was great. Very helpful and got the car quicklyReviewed 2019 May 29
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Pros:Quick pickup and drop off. Great clean car!Reviewed 2019 Apr 28
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Pros:Staff courteous and not pushy. They has the two car seats that we reserved. Drop off was a breeze.Reviewed 2019 Feb 09
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Hawaii trip Jan 2019Pros:Super easy and received what I ordered.... great truck and a awesome price!Reviewed 2019 Jan 15
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Good car rental experiencePros:The van did everything that I needed. Good gas mileage. Also the pick up and drop off were great.Cons:The car could have been cleaner on the inside. There were crumbs in the seats.Reviewed 2018 Mar 29
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Where can I find National car rentals in Honolulu?


2255 Kuhio Ave


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+1 808 973 7200


300 Rodgers Blvd


Monday05:00 - 23:00
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+1 844 913 0738


2005 Kalia Rd


Monday08:00 - 12:00
Tuesday08:00 - 12:00
Wednesday08:00 - 12:00
Thursday08:00 - 12:00
Friday08:00 - 12:00
Saturday08:00 - 12:00
Sunday08:00 - 12:00


+1 808 955 3757

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Most popular location

300 Rodgers Blvd

Most popular car type


Top tips for renting a car from National in Honolulu

  • One of the best ways to make a trip to this beautiful Hawaiian island even better is to book National car rentals in Honolulu. A compact car can be a practical choice if you're primarily exploring Honolulu and its immediate surroundings. It's fuel-efficient and easy to maneuver in urban areas with limited parking spaces. Honolulu's pleasant weather makes a convertible an enjoyable option, allowing you to experience the beautiful scenery and tropical climate. This is especially fitting if you plan to drive along scenic routes or explore the coastline.
  • The Emerald Club loyalty program from National Car Rental provides numerous advantages for individuals who book National car rentals in Honolulu. Members accrue valuable rental credits with each qualifying rental, leading to complimentary rental days. The tiered system encourages more frequent rentals, allowing members to accumulate increased rewards. Priority service is a hallmark benefit for Emerald Club members, ensuring swift assistance and enhancing the overall rental experience.
  • When you book National car rentals in Honolulu, you must know the company's cancellation policy. In many instances, National allows cancellations without a fee, provided the cancellation occurs before the scheduled pick-up time. This flexibility is especially applicable to reservations made without prepayment or within the framework of the Emerald Club loyalty program. However, if you've prepaid for your reservation, a cancellation fee may apply, with the specific amount contingent on the rental details and location.
  • If you are traveling with children, a better option than bringing child seats on a flight is to contact National and add child seats to your rental. The availability of child seats may vary based on the specific location, so it's advisable to check with the National Car Rental office in Honolulu directly or visit their website for detailed information about the types of child safety seats available, any associated fees, and the reservation process.
  • Full-size rental cars from National in Honolulu are around -26% cheaper than other car types, on average.

FAQs about renting a car from National in Honolulu

  • Where can I pick up my National rental in Honolulu?

    It is almost certain that travelers will be arriving in Honolulu on airline flights. That is why National offers the convenience of having a rental location right at the Honolulu Airport (HNL) to let visitors hop in the rental car and start their vacation immediately after their arrival. Even if you later choose to pick up a rental car, the airport's close location to the city center allows you to get a rental whenever convenient.

  • Why should I choose National in Honolulu?

    National Car Rental typically provides various vehicle options, including a selection of well-maintained and up-to-date cars. The company is known for its customer service and strives to make the rental process smooth and efficient. Their staff in Honolulu knows both the city and the island very well and is ready and able to assist visitors in helping them plan a great trip to this beautiful island in the Pacific.

  • Where can I go to park my rental when I'm driving around Honolulu?

    Many hotels in Honolulu offer parking facilities for guests. If you're staying at a hotel, inquire about their parking options, as they may have on-site parking or partnerships with nearby garages. Costs can range from free to a daily fee. Public parking garages and lots are available in and around Honolulu, especially in popular areas like Waikiki. Prices can vary depending on the location and time of day. Some garages offer hourly rates, while others may have a flat daily fee. Parking in these spots is around $2.00 to $4.00 per hour. Metered street parking is available in certain areas. Be sure to check the parking signs for regulations and payment requirements. Rates and time limits can vary; some areas may offer free parking during specific hours. The cost for street parking in the center of Honolulu and near famous beaches and tourist attractions is about $4.50 per hour.

  • What is the most popular rental car from National in Honolulu?

    Full-size (Ford Mustang Convertible or similar) is the most frequently booked rental car type from National in Honolulu.

  • How many car rental locations does National have in Honolulu?

    National has 3 rental locations in Honolulu. Take a look at our National rental location map to find the best rental cars near you.

  • Does National have a car rental location at the airport: Honolulu airport (HNL)?


  • Does National offer shuttle or airport pick-up services from Honolulu airport (HNL)?