Washington, D.C. car hire

Washington, D.C. car hire

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Washington, D.C. car hire information

Pick-up locationWashington, D.C.
Car typesCoupe, Intermediate
Hire locations54
Airport locations8
Popular agenciesHertz

Cheap car hire in Washington, D.C.

Intermediate€71/day
Coupe€52/day
Best prices found by KAYAK users in the past hours.

Washington, D.C. car rental reviews and directory

Enterprise

Cleanliness

7.8

Comfort

7.9

Pick-up/Drop-off

7.9

Value for money

7.6

9 locations in Washington, D.C.

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Locations in Washington, D.C.

1100 4th St Sw

+1 202 554 8100

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1110 14th St Nw

+1 202 393 0900

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2505 Wisconsin Ave Nw

+1 202 232 4443

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2730 Georgia Ave Nw

+1 202 332 1716

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3355 Benning Rd Ne

+1 202 635 1104

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3700 10th St Ne

+1 202 635 1104

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5013 Georgia Ave Nw

+1 202 451 2148

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970 D St Sw

+1 202 554 1681

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99 H St Ne

+1 202 715 1912

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8.0 Very Good

May 2021

KAYAK

Pros:

Staff was friendly and car was really clean.

Cons:

The location is not where it says it is so I had to look around for it. Gotta update the address.

8.0 Very Good

Jan 2021

KAYAK

Cons:

Instructions for when we return the car. (There was no one present, we never had any proper instruction on how to retrn the car, where to park, leave the keys etc

10.0 Wonderful

Dec 2020

KAYAK

Pros:

Great car - thank you! Friendly representatives too!

9.2 Wonderful

Oct 2020

KAYAK

Pros:

Easy to pick it up, drop it off,

Cons:

The "needs maintenance" announcement always turned on when I started the car - very annoying

10.0 Wonderful

Oct 2020

KAYAK

Pros:

Very friendly staff and very easy drop off

6.0 Okay

Sep 2020

KAYAK

Pros:

Convient location.

Cons:

Tires slid in the rain; staff were not very courteous in addressing my questions; funny smell in the car and cupholders, etc., were a bit dingy; extended time waiting for my vehicle to be ready during pickup time.

1 out of 24

Avis

Cleanliness

7.3

Comfort

7.3

Pick-up/Drop-off

6.7

Value for money

7.0

6 locations in Washington, D.C.

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from €61/day

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1072 Wisconsin Ave Nw

+1 202 469 7179

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1908 L Street Northwest

+1 202 887 4759

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4400 Connecticut Avenue Nw

+1 202 686 5149

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5911 Blair Rd Nw

+1 202 722 2680

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616 E Street Nw

+1 202 499 1093

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99 H Street Ne

+1 202 682 2983

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10.0 Wonderful

Feb 2021

KAYAK

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Great service! Friendly staff! Gave me a free upgrade since there was going to be a snow storm and they wanted me to stay safe!

10.0 Wonderful

Jan 2021

KAYAK

Pros:

Friendly and efficient staff both in Washington and Queens.

Cons:

Nothing.

2.0 Poor

Dec 2020

KAYAK

Pros:

I had to wait an hour outside after arriving on time for my pickup. Once I was inside the agent was awful: rude, unaccommodating, eager to stick me with a pickup truck. What is the point of reserving a particular kind of car if I'm just given what's available after the small car I needed and requested is nowhere to be found, nor, as I was told, is a particular kind of car even guaranteed? I drove the SUV I was given as little as possible while I had it because it was nearly impossible to park it in the city.

Cons:

Customer service, wait time, availability, respecting the reservation that i had made.

2.0 Poor

Dec 2020

KAYAK

Pros:

Horrible service... additional charges for no obvious reasons. WTH!!!

Cons:

Charge what they said

10.0 Wonderful

Nov 2020

KAYAK

Pros:

Great staff

9.6 Wonderful

Jul 2020

KAYAK

Pros:

The staff was great, and the car ran well.

Cons:

The EZ-Pass fees were horrendous! Easier to pay cash.

1 out of 33

Budget

Best rated
Most popular

Cleanliness

7.1

Comfort

7.2

Pick-up/Drop-off

6.4

Value for money

6.7

6 locations in Washington, D.C.

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from €47/day

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1072 Wisconsin Ave Nw

+1 202 469 7240

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1908 L Street Northwest

+1 202 223 1418

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4400 Connecticut Avenue Nw

+1 202 686 2890

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5911 Blair Rd Nw

+1 202 882 1470

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616 E Street Nw

+1 202 499 1200

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99 H Street Ne

+1 202 289 5374

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2.0 Poor

Oct 2022

KAYAK
They ran out of cars! And didn’t tell anyone so people waiting in line for hours.

8.0 Very Good

Sep 2022

KAYAK
The car was a little dirty and hadn't been thoroughly cleaned. We also ended up with an SUV instead of a compact car as requested (I don't like driving big cars). I didn't have to pay extra for it (most people would consider it a bonus I guess). But they were very quick with both pickup and dropoff, and overall it was good value for the money.

4.0 Mediocre

Sep 2022

KAYAK
Just an overall heads up, they don’t have a lot of vehicles so when you go in to pick up your reserved vehicle, they have to wait for someone to drop off their previously rental vehicle. Then, they turn it around immediately-so no cleaning the vehicle at all. Our vehicle had a check engine light on it as well. Customer service is luck luster-they do not care if you have to wait.

6.0 Okay

Jan 2021

KAYAK

Pros:

Pick up and drop off was not easy especially drop off. It’s in a mall and I have no idea where is car returns. I haven’t given any directions, all I have is the address. No signs whatsoever about car returns. I have to park in the mall and go around asking people. I found there office inside the mall and the lady said I can park anywhere in the mall. The lady wasn’t friendly. I’m not super happy about the drop off part but the price and car were great.

Cons:

Better communication towards pickups and drop off locations and more instructions.

2.0 Poor

Jan 2021

KAYAK

Cons:

They didn't have any cars, despite me having (and confirming) a reservation.

10.0 Wonderful

Jan 2020

KAYAK

Pros:

The process at both locations was seamless.

1 out of 62

Hertz

Cleanliness

6.6

Comfort

6.6

Pick-up/Drop-off

5.7

Value for money

5.9

6 locations in Washington, D.C.

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1 Aviation Circle

+1 703 419 6300

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1919 Connecticut Ave Nw

+1 202 299 0697

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23540 Autopilot Dr

+1 703 471 6020

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707 7th St Nw Cnr Of 7th + G

+1 202 347 8518

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99 H Street Ne

+1 202 289 6084

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999 9th St Nw

+1 202 842 1541

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10.0 Wonderful

Nov 2022

KAYAK
The customer service representative at the Hertz counter at the 1919 Connecticut Av NW, Washington DC location was incredibly helpful, friendly and efficient. She made my car rental experience much easier than expected! Thanks

2.0 Poor

Oct 2022

KAYAK
Arrived half an hour early, only to find out that there were 0 cars available (despite having reserved a week in advance) and there were 6 people ahead of me on the wait list and it could be hours before a car was available. The worker just shrugged and said too bad and was overall super unhelpful. My friend had a negative experience at this hertz before and I should have taken note. Fortunately the Avis booth next to Hertz had cars available. It was also an ordeal to actually get my reservation canceled through Hertz.

2.0 Poor

Oct 2022

KAYAK
I was unable to retrieve my car since the location was closed. I was also unable to reach a live person to assist. I have to communicate throw another location to cancel the reservation. A live person should always be on hand to assist. I would like to speak directly to a leader about my experience. Please contact me at erica_billings@yahoo.com Please. Erica

6.0 Okay

Oct 2022

KAYAK
Kayak's reservation code was only entered in Hertz's system on the day before, meaning Hertz did not really reserved anything. I got to pickup's place and there was no car available. Had to wait one hour for it. Meanwhile another costumer, who had not paid in advance like I did, was there waiting for 2 hours and obviously got preference to be attended first. When client pays in advance, please HONOR the contract and have the car available.

2.0 Poor

Oct 2022

KAYAK
The location did not have any cars available and 10 people were waiting for cars to be returned, which would take a few hours. Totally unacceptable.

2.0 Poor

Oct 2022

KAYAK
Hertz overcharged me compared to what I was quoted on Kayak.com by almost double.

1 out of 135

Alamo

8.0

Very Good

94 reviews

Cleanliness

8.3

Comfort

8.2

Pick-up/Drop-off

7.3

Value for money

7.8

2 locations in Washington, D.C.

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970 D St Sw

+1 888 826 6893

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99 H St Ne

+1 202 715 1912

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6.0 Okay

Mar 2021

KAYAK

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Pick up was great. Drop off slow. Car smelled like smoke

6.0 Okay

Jan 2021

KAYAK

Pros:

The car drove nicely and didn’t have any critical issues. The originally confirmed price (NOT what we were charged in the end) was wonderful.

Cons:

We were hit with a $436.59 ‘’inner city fee’’ despite dropping off where confirmed by our desk agent in Atlanta. At that meeting as well, we waited over two hours as Thrifty, Hertz, and one additional rental company were all required to wait in the same line for two agents. Finally, our windshield wipers did not work on timed settings. During the hours of rain we experienced from Atlanta to New York City, our only option was to hold down the trigger manually.

10.0 Wonderful

Nov 2020

KAYAK

Pros:

All good.

Cons:

Specific vehicle availability--I requested a SUV but ended up with a minivan.

3.6 Poor

Nov 2020

KAYAK

Cons:

We booked the car for 8:30am. We got there, the car was not ready. They tried to give us an upgrade of a V8 for a long trip when I booked an economical car. We then had to wait 45 mins for a car to arrive. It had tire pressure issues. They filled with air and said it was fine. We got down the road 5 mins and a warning light came on. We then had to find another Alamo to switch out the car which took another 40 mins as they had to do the paperwork and clean the car. 11am we were finally in the road for a 12 hour trip This is totally unacceptable

10.0 Wonderful

Sep 2020

KAYAK

Pros:

Everything was smooth and easy. Car was very clean.

10.0 Wonderful

Aug 2020

KAYAK

Pros:

Incredibly friendly staff, made me feel comfortable and welcome.

1 out of 15

National

8.7

Very Good

14 reviews

Cleanliness

9.5

Comfort

8.5

Pick-up/Drop-off

8.0

Value for money

9.0

2 locations in Washington, D.C.

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970 D St Sw

+1 202 554 1681

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99 H St Ne

+1 202 715 1912

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10.0 Wonderful

Jan 2020

KAYAK

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Tia was really helpful and easy going.

Cons:

Nothing, again, Tia was fabulous

6.4 Okay

Nov 2018

KAYAK

Pros:

Manager at airport location was able to accommodate our reservation

Cons:

We were called a week in advance that our pick up location inDC would be closed that we needed to go to union station to pick up rental. However, after getting an Uber to union station, that office was closed too. Then we had to get another Uber to the Ronald Reagan airport. So more Uber drives. Very late start to our drive to Virginia.

10.0 Wonderful

Oct 2016

KAYAK

Pros:

I booked at a place that was off the airport and they worked with me to get the car at the airport. Very nice and professional people.

10.0 Wonderful

Sep 2016

KAYAK

Pros:

Great service, great truck

9.2 Wonderful

Sep 2016

KAYAK

Pros:

I ordered a pickup truck and actually was given my choice of the ones they had on site, not just the one selected for me. Staff was friendly, courtesy and very helpful.

Cons:

National does not pick up or drop off customers before or after rental, so you are responsible for arriving here and getting back on your own accord.

9.2 Wonderful

Jul 2016

KAYAK

Pros:

Front desk staff was really nice and pleasant.

Cons:

I didn't enjoy the car I drove. But that isn't the fault of Kayak.

1 out of 2

Thrifty

2.0

Cleanliness

2.0

Comfort

2.0

Pick-up/Drop-off

2.0

Value for money

2.0

One location in Washington, D.C.

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707 7th Street Northwest

+1 202 347 8518

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2.0 Poor

Oct 2022

KAYAK
I never got to rent a car with Thrifty. My booking was for collection in Washington DC in a central city location, when I got there a security guard informed me the Thrifty office had been closed for over a year. I called the help desk and the customer service agent on the phone said “our system says that office is still open, but I can see on google maps it shows ‘Permanently closed’… maybe go to the airport and see if they can help?” Which is pretty shocking from a corporate help desk. When I arrived at the airport they couldn’t help me and couldn’t hire me a car. So I went to Dollar instead. Would not recommend.

1 out of 1

Free2Move

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9 locations in Washington, D.C.

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1625, P St Nw

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227, Harry Thomas Way NE

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2550, Benning Rd NE

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4326 Wisconsin Ave NW, Wisconsin Ave NW

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48th St, NW &, W St NW, Washington, DC

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50, Massachusetts Ave NE

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705, G street Southwest

+1 844 543 7332

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Good Hope Rd SE

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Logan Cir NW

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Sunnycars

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3 locations in Washington, D.C.

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2500 National Avenue Garage A

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970 D Street Southwest

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99 H St Ne

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Dollar

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2 locations in Washington, D.C.

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1919 Connecticut Avenue Nw

+1 202 299 0697

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99 H Street Northeast

+1 202 289 6084

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Elita Rent A Car

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2 locations in Washington, D.C.

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Locations in Washington, D.C.

Washington Airport Ronald Reagan National DCA

+1 703 838 1666

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Washington Dulles Intl Airport IAD

+1 703 661 6387

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Advance Car And Truck Rental

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One location in Washington, D.C.

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2600 Jefferson Davis Hwy, Arlington

+1 703 838 1666

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Eagle Rent A Car

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One location in Washington, D.C.

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435 S. Washington St

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Easirent

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One location in Washington, D.C.

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Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport

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keddy by Europcar

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One location in Washington, D.C.

Locations in Washington, D.C.

2600 Jefferson Davis Hwy, Washington Reagan Airport

+1 703 838 1666

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Kyte

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One location in Washington, D.C.

Locations in Washington, D.C.

1050 Connecticut Ave NW

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1377 travellers who hired a car in Washington, D.C. gave the car agency they used an average rating of 6.5

Car hire locations in or near Washington, D.C.

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Most popular agency

Budget

Most popular car type

Intermediate

Average price

€59/day

Good deal

€44/day

When to book a car hire in Washington, D.C.

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Car hire insurance in Washington, D.C.

Collision Damage Waiver (CDW) & Theft Protection Waiver

Some Washington, D.C. car providers already include Collision Damage Waiver (CDW) and Theft Protection Waiver into the hire price but not all of them. We recommend always be aware of your coverage when hiring a car in Washington, D.C..

Deductible

Keep in mind that car hire insurances often have a deductible clause, which is the amount you’ll have to pay if something happens during the time of your hire. If you want to avoid unwanted surprises, you should consider adding a no-deductible option to your Washington, D.C. car hire.

Top tips for hiring a car in Washington, D.C.

  • Travelers flying into Washington, D.C. will want to consider renting a car, as cars offer the best access to many of the popular sites and day trips around D.C. For instance, FedExField, home to the Washington Redskins, takes over an hour to get to on public transportation, but only takes 30 minutes in a car. Popular tourist spots such as Shenandoah National Park and Mount Vernon are also easily reached in a hire car.
  • Fortunately for would-be hire car drivers with flights to Washington, D.C., all of the airports in the greater metropolitan area have easily accessible hire car centers. In Washington Dulles Airport, shuttles outside of the Baggage Claim Area will take travelers to the hire lot, while at Reagan National Airport, travelers will find the hire shuttle outside of Door 4 on the ticketing level.
  • Rush hour is no joke in Washington, D.C. and travelers should plan accordingly. Morning rush hour lasts from 7 a.m. to 10 a.m. and evening rush hour lasts from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. During those times, Key Bridge, Southeast Freeway, Chain Bridge, and New York Avenue should all be avoided as they number among the most congested spots in D.C.
  • Visitors to Washington, D.C. should be prepared to deal with the city’s famed traffic circles. Traffic circles such as Dupont Circle, Logan Circle, and Thomas Circle are notoriously difficult to navigate for first-time visitors, but with a bit of pre-planning and appropriate route planning, they should be no problem.
  • 25% of our users found a car hire in Washington, D.C. for €44 or less
  • Book your car hire in Washington, D.C. at least 1 day before your trip in order to get a below-average price
  • Intermediate car hires in Washington, D.C. are around 26% cheaper than other car types, on average

FAQs about hiring a car in Washington, D.C.