Book Payless car rentals in Philadelphia

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Reviews for Payless in Philadelphia

Overall Rating5.8 FairBased on 189 reviews
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Recent reviews

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Best value with the least hassleReviewed 2023 Dec 15
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Staff is friendly and allowed for a welcoming environment. Value of the car was note worthy. The car could have been cleaner.Reviewed 2023 Nov 27
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GoodReviewed 2023 Oct 13
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Pros:Everyone was great, especially Teddy.Reviewed 2021 Jun 01
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Pros:Not much. Car was ok. Jeep conpass. But turns off everytime car stops. NO one told me this. Pulling out if lot in traffic. Thought car was stalling and on highway in traffic / was nerve racking - wish someone gave me a heads up warning that car turns offCons:Pick up was over 30 mins after I called from airport to get to car rental. 1 girl behind counter ( Brianna )was nice / the other was rudeReviewed 2021 May 18
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Pros:Staff was incredibly friendly and easy to get the car at drop off and pick up.Cons:Pick Up at airport was much less than the other rental car companies. This company was MUCH farther than many of the other rental car companies and should be advertised as on site of the airport. Many of the other companies you can walk from the terminal to the rental company (and they had vans picking up 3-4x as much as this company) but this was at least a 5-10 minute drive.Reviewed 2021 Apr 25
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Pros:Susan was fantastic. I am handicapped and she made the whole rental process smooth and easy. She made sure that I was happy with my car.Cons:I can honestly say everything was great and they had the best weekly rate.Reviewed 2021 Apr 15
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Pros:Very convenient service. The counter staff were super friendly. The shuttle driver was professional and mentioned he has a great boss.Cons:Great price and super convenient.Reviewed 2021 Apr 13
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Pros:There were no staff. There was no shuttle. No one answered the phone. I finally got some central office which sent me to the Budget rent-a car office which said it did not deal with Payless.Cons:Everything. In the absence of the promised rental car from Payless I had to rent one from Avis. I was lucky to get that and avoid a completely useless trip.Reviewed 2021 Apr 09
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Pros:Never againReviewed 2021 Apr 06
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Pros:NothingReviewed 2021 Mar 30
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Cons:You get what you pay for. Old and dirty cars that are not road worthy. Worst shuttle bus service. Would not use or recommend this company.Reviewed 2021 Mar 16
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Where can I find Payless car rentals in Philadelphia?


6975 Norwitch Drive


Monday07:00 - 20:00
Tuesday07:00 - 20:00
Wednesday07:00 - 20:00
Thursday07:00 - 20:00
Friday07:00 - 20:00
Saturday08:00 - 16:00
Sunday08:00 - 16:00


+1 215 492 5500


2075 Byberry Road


Monday08:00 - 16:00
Tuesday08:00 - 16:00
Wednesday08:00 - 16:00
Thursday08:00 - 16:00
Friday08:00 - 16:00
Saturday08:00 - 16:00


+1 215 676 6764

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Most popular location

6975 Norwitch Drive

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Top tips for renting a car from Payless in Philadelphia

  • Going through toll lanes in Philadelphia in a rental car can be tricky. To avoid the hassle of possibly getting a ticket, Payless offers the service of a Payless e-Toll when you book with Payless car rentals in Philadelphia. With this program, Payless will add the total cost of tolls accrued plus a small daily fee for every day that you go through a toll booth to your final bill. If you go through a toll booth in a Payless rental, you'll be automatically enrolled in the Payless e-Toll services unless you opt out of e-Toll at the time of your rental.
  • Renters must be at least 25 years old and possess a valid driver's license as well as a major credit card in their own name in order to book Payless car rentals in Philadelphia. If you are 21 to 24 years old, you may rent either a minivan or an economy full-size car. However, you will be charged a fee of $25 per day for being a young renter and this fee will not be added to your reservation, but it will be added to your bill when you are at the rental counter.
  • When you book with Payless car rentals in Philadelphia, you have a number of extra add-ons that you can choose from. For instance, if you are traveling with children, you can rent a booster, toddler, or baby seat. Each of these seats costs about $12 per day. If you would like assistance finding your way around Philadelphia, you can add GPS to your rental for about $12 a day. There is no charge for special equipment needed by disabled drivers, such as hand controls. However, you must confirm the availability of such equipment before you make your reservation.
  • When you book via Payless car rentals in Philadelphia, you will have two agencies to choose from. One agency is just south of the Pennsylvania Turnpike at 2075 Byberry Road. This agency is open weekdays from 8:00 am to 5:00 pm, Saturday from 8:00 am to noon, and closed Sundays. The other Payless is just outside the Philadelphia Airport in southern Philadelphia near the Delaware River. This location is at 6975 Norwich Drive and is open weekdays from 7:00 am to 6:00 pm and on weekends from 8:00 am to 4:00 pm.
  • Full-size rental cars from Payless in Philadelphia are around -13% cheaper than other car types, on average.

FAQs about renting a car from Payless in Philadelphia

  • When I book with Payless car rentals in Philadelphia, will there be a fee for an additional driver?

    Payless adds a fee of about $13 a day for every additional driver on your rental agreement. Any additional drivers must meet all of the same criteria as the primary driver, including a valid driver's license and a major credit card in their own name. Spouses and domestic partners can be additional drivers for no fee.

  • Does Payless offer any insurance options when I book with Payless car rentals in Philadelphia?

    Yes. When you book with Payless car rentals in Philadelphia, you will have six insurance packages to consider. Payless offers a Roadside Safety Plan as well as a Payless Roadside Assistance. Payless also offers Loss Damage Waiver (LDW), Personal Accident and Effects insurance (PAE), and Supplemental Liability Insurance (SLI). If you are an international renter in the US, you can purchase Payless Emergency Sickness Protection to cover your medical expenses resulting from sickness while you are in the US.

  • When I book via Payless car rentals in Philadelphia, what kind of vehicles can I choose from?

    Payless is very proud of its wide selection of vehicles. Sedans come in five sizes from economy to full-sized. You can also choose a premium sedan or a luxury sedan. SUVs come in standard and full-sized, as well as standard elite and premium. In vans, Payless offers a minivan, a 12-passenger van, or a 15-passenger van. In pickup trucks, you can choose between mid-sized and full-sized. As for other luxury specialty cars, you can choose from a convertible, a standard sports car, a standard elite coupe, a standard recreational vehicle, a full-sized hybrid, and a luxury special. Payless wants to make sure you find the car that's right for you.

  • What is the most popular rental car from Payless in Philadelphia?

    Full-size (Chevrolet Tahoe or similar) is the most frequently booked rental car type from Payless in Philadelphia.

  • How many car rental locations does Payless have in Philadelphia?

    Payless has 2 rental locations in Philadelphia. Take a look at our Payless rental location map to find the best rental cars near you.

  • Does Payless have a car rental location at the airport: Philadelphia airport (PHL)?


  • Does Payless offer shuttle or airport pick-up services from Philadelphia airport (PHL)?