Car hire at Burlington Airport

Car hire at Burlington Airport

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Burlington, VT, United States - Burlington
Dec 13 — Dec 20
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Burlington, VT, United States - Burlington
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Alamo

8,4

Excellent

109 reviews
Best rated

Cleanliness

8.6

Comfort

8.6

Pick-up/Drop-off

8.4

Value for money

7.9

One location in Burlington Airport

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1200 Airport Dr

+1 844 934 1072

Monday07:00 - 23:59
Tuesday07:00 - 23:59
Wednesday07:00 - 23:59
Thursday07:00 - 23:59
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Saturday07:00 - 23:59
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7,2 Good

Sep 2020

KAYAK

Cons:

I noticed at pick up that the wheel cover was missing. I took a pic as suggested by the attendant, if I found any issues with it. When I arrived at my destination, I was asked if I had a flat tire along the way. I told him no that the wheel cover was missing when I picked it up. He told me that I was driving with a donut. I was shocked as it didn't appear smaller than the other tires and I had driven for 4 hours and 260 miles at top speeds of 75 mph. I have no idea if there was another spare in the trunk, the flat tire, or nothing. Fortunately nothing happened, but could have been ugly and never should have been rented out in that condition.

6,4 Good

Sep 2020

KAYAK

Pros:

Easy to pick up and easy to drop

Cons:

The car smelled like cigarettes. Very smoky and had to drive with the windows cracked.

10,0 Excellent

Apr 2020

KAYAK

Pros:

Yes everything went well, drop off was really easy.

Cons:

Satellite radio would of been nice but I’m not complaining for the price of the rental.

7,6 Good

Jan 2020

KAYAK

Pros:

Staff very friendly, pick up easy, convenient location, no line.

Cons:

Car was a bit dirtier than I had expected, coffee stains on ceiling that I didn't notice until later. Nobody in garage during pickup or dropoff, but as long as they don't charge me for someone else's mess, I'm ok with that.

10,0 Excellent

Dec 2019

KAYAK

Cons:

It was great. Thanks!

7,6 Good

Dec 2019

KAYAK

Cons:

No snow brush.

1 out of 14

Enterprise

9,4

Excellent

41 reviews

Cleanliness

9.5

Comfort

9.3

Pick-up/Drop-off

9.6

Value for money

9.1

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1200 Airport Dr

+1 844 934 1071

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 Excellent

Apr 2020

KAYAK

Pros:

Lady behind the counter was super friendly considering the Covid-19 changes in effect

Cons:

This has nothing to do with the rental company, just the location... the airport has limited access, only one door is unlocked to enter, just made for a lot of extra walking

10,0 Excellent

Oct 2019

KAYAK

Pros:

We reserved a van from the airport but was able to pick up right at the local Williston Road Enterprise for the same price. This location was easier for us as we were able to leave our smaller car there while away. Great price! I called this location a couple of times and employees were helpful.

7,6 Good

Jan 2019

KAYAK

Pros:

Pick-up and drop-off were super easy.

Cons:

With terrible snowy weather forecasted, it would have been helpful to have had the option to get a car with snow tires. The car did fine but some conditions were very slippery.

10,0 Excellent

Oct 2018

KAYAK

Pros:

Service is immediate and friendly. This company makes renting a car so easy!

8,8 Excellent

Mar 2018

KAYAK

Pros:

Very fast and easy drop off.

4,0 Okay

Dec 2017

KAYAK

Pros:

Excellent service with a super easy drop off

Cons:

A bit of a trek to go from the car to the return window instead of having staff in the parking lot to greet you, but it’s a small airport so I get it.

1 out of 6

Avis

8,0

Excellent

46 reviews

Cleanliness

8.8

Comfort

8.5

Pick-up/Drop-off

8.4

Value for money

7.8

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1200 Airport Drive

+1 802 864 0411

Monday08:00 - 23:59
Tuesday08:00 - 23:59
Wednesday08:00 - 23:59
Thursday08:00 - 23:59
Friday08:00 - 23:59
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10,0 Excellent

May 2020

KAYAK

Pros:

Ease of reserving and pick up was just as efficient.

Cons:

nothing comes to mind

10,0 Excellent

Jul 2018

KAYAK

Pros:

It was fine.

Cons:

It was fine.

8,0 Excellent

Apr 2018

KAYAK

Pros:

Ease of return. Friendly staff.

5,6 Okay

Nov 2017

KAYAK

Pros:

The woman at the counter spoke very good English.

Cons:

You must drive into a garage where there is only a small sign posted, that applies to all car rental companies, which you must stop and read, and it is on a curve where cars are blindly coming around and you must stop, block traffic, and read the four steps of 1) parking the car in the appropriate area, 2) cleaning it out, 3) writing down the mileage and 4) locking it, noting the number of your space, and returning the keys to the rental counter. What it doesn't say is 1) your parking space is far away 2) the rental counter is across the street in the main terminal downstairs on the other end 3) the escalators don't work and 4) have fun waiting in line to turn in all this information you are supposed to provide.

6,4 Good

Aug 2017

KAYAK

Cons:

The rental policies were a bit unclear, and we wound up paying ~$150 more than we expected to.

7,6 Good

Aug 2017

KAYAK

Pros:

- Quick and easy - Good price (note there may be fees on top)

Cons:

- Couldn't change the pick up and drop off times to be true without changing the price and adding $200 - Returning the car was kind of confusing - Charged for fees I didn't know existed (late drop off, not driving enough miles, etc)

1 out of 7

Dollar

8,0

Excellent

45 reviews

Cleanliness

8.3

Comfort

8.4

Pick-up/Drop-off

8.1

Value for money

7.4

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1200 Airport Drive

+1 866 434 2226

Monday08:00 - 23:59
Tuesday08:00 - 23:59
Wednesday08:00 - 23:59
Thursday08:00 - 23:59
Friday08:00 - 23:59
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1,9 Horrible

Jun 2021

KAYAK
First of all, there were no Dollar agents at the rental service and the service was handled through Hertz. Returned the rental car one day early and they stated that there would be no refund since the transaction was made through Kayak. Extremely poor customer service.

8,0 Excellent

May 2021

KAYAK

Pros:

Drop off was super easy.

Cons:

Line for rental car reservation pick up was long. Took almost 45 minutes to get car from counter clerk, who was working solo with a long line.

10,0 Excellent

Apr 2021

KAYAK

Cons:

Price

3,6 Mediocre

Oct 2020

KAYAK

Cons:

I was charged extra fees at pick-up that I was NOT made aware of. I would have never rented from here if I knew I would end up paying DOUBLE the offered amount. The woman who tried to explain on customer service was rude. The car smelled like cigarette smoke.

8,8 Excellent

Jan 2020

KAYAK

Cons:

The windshield wipers were not robust enough to handle Vermont. I had to pull off the highway and thump them a few times to clear the salt spray from the windshield.

10,0 Excellent

Dec 2020

KAYAK

Pros:

The pick up and drop off lady was so nice. The counter is very accessible and it was very organized

Cons:

Nothing. It was perfect

1 out of 10

Hertz

7,9

Cleanliness

8.5

Comfort

8.2

Pick-up/Drop-off

8.0

Value for money

7.0

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1200 Airport Drive Ste # 3

+1 802 865 4080

Monday08:00 - 23:59
Tuesday08:00 - 23:59
Wednesday08:00 - 23:59
Thursday08:00 - 23:59
Friday08:00 - 23:59
Saturday08:00 - 23:59
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10,0 Excellent

Nov 2021

KAYAK
Managers car choice was an excellent option for me. Thank you!

10,0 Excellent

May 2021

KAYAK

Pros:

Upgrade

Cons:

Drop off key box at the rental return area instead of having to go into the building to return the key

2,0 Mediocre

May 2021

KAYAK

Pros:

It was great on the Burlington, VT end. The worst at the New Bern, NC end

Cons:

Got to New Bern, NC to return the car and no attendant could be found. Waited almost an hour and no one showed at the counter nor did they answer phone when I tried that. Left key and car. Receipt emailed me charged different rates than quoted thru Hertz on paperwork when car picked up. Tried calling Hertz and couldn’t get a person. Will call Credit card company to negate charges.

10,0 Excellent

May 2021

KAYAK

Pros:

The service was great, so easy

Cons:

Nothing

10,0 Excellent

Apr 2021

KAYAK

Pros:

Car very clean, staff very friendly and helpful, easy to pickup and drop off

Cons:

One seat in third row could not be adjusted so were a little cramped as stroller took up all cargo space and suitcases had to be placed around seating.

6,0 Good

Apr 2021

KAYAK

Pros:

The car quality and initial service was stellar.

Cons:

There was a $300 unexplained charge on my card as well as and increase that surpassed what was shared upon upgrading my initial reservation - totaling 3 separate payments, 1 of which was sensible, the next which was a more-pricey-than-disclosed upgrade, and the last seemingly unwarranted. I'll be reaching out to the customer support team for an explanation on the last payment, but I was very disappointed in the general lack of accurate information regarding costs throughout.

1 out of 12

Budget

7,7

Cleanliness

8.3

Comfort

8.2

Pick-up/Drop-off

7.5

Value for money

7.6

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1200 Airport Drive

+1 802 651 6991

Monday08:00 - 23:59
Tuesday08:00 - 23:59
Wednesday08:00 - 23:59
Thursday08:00 - 23:59
Friday08:00 - 23:59
Saturday08:00 - 23:59
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2,0 Mediocre

Oct 2022

KAYAK
Booked for $89 and receipt was $157.50 and no one to speak with! Filthy , smokers car!!! Brutal!!

2,0 Mediocre

Oct 2022

KAYAK
The car had loud tire whining noise, thought it had snow tires initially, but no.

10,0 Excellent

Sep 2022

KAYAK
Good car, good gas mileage. Wasn’t aware, ahead of time, that you would need to turn paperwork in with the keys

10,0 Excellent

Sep 2022

KAYAK
The comfort issue was just down to the size and styling of the vehicle. The step into this Malibu was tight for my husband. A big guy. We would just ask for a different vehicle the next time; Live and learn.

10,0 Excellent

May 2021

KAYAK

Pros:

Staff at BTV was excellent

Cons:

Hate how much a one way car rental costs as compared to a normal rental.

7,2 Good

Jul 2020

KAYAK

Pros:

Pickup was not good since the desk closed at 4 and our flight arrived at 6:30. We were forced to spend a night in the only hotel that would take us due to the quarantine of outside visitors to Vermont. The hotel bent the rules to let us stay, otherwise we would not have had a place to stay to pick up the car next morning. I should note that all the other rental desks were open when we arrived.

Cons:

The desk could have been staffed until the last arrival.

1 out of 15

Thrifty

6,4

Cleanliness

10.0

Comfort

6.0

Pick-up/Drop-off

6.0

Value for money

4.0

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1700 Williston Rd

+1 877 283 0898

Monday04:30 - 23:59
Tuesday04:30 - 23:59
Wednesday04:30 - 23:59
Thursday04:30 - 23:59
Friday04:30 - 23:59
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6,4 Good

Feb 2018

KAYAK

Pros:

Thrifty seems willing to refund me the insurance if I send them proof of payment.

Cons:

I had already purchased insurance through carrentals.com and then was billed for it again on the rental. I asked for snowtires and was told they didn't have any. They driving at this time was very treacherous without snow tires.

10,0 Excellent

Sep 2017

KAYAK

Pros:

GREAT SERVICE

10,0 Excellent

Jun 2017

KAYAK

Pros:

Vehicle was just what we ordered. Service was great and price was the best.

10,0 Excellent

Apr 2017

KAYAK

Pros:

Staff were really friendly and helpful

10,0 Excellent

Mar 2017

KAYAK

Pros:

The staff were all extremely friendly, the shuttle was prompt and the car was exactly what I needed at a very reasonable price.

Cons:

My only suggestion would be to be more clear on how to reach the business from the airport. I had to go to another business' rental counter to ask so they could call the shuttle for me. The shuttle arrived quickly after that.

10,0 Excellent

Mar 2017

KAYAK

Pros:

Friendly staff and quick pickup am Bd drop off

1 out of 10

National

6,9

Cleanliness

10.0

Comfort

5.9

Pick-up/Drop-off

7.9

Value for money

5.9

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1200 Airport Dr

+1 844 934 1073

Monday07:00 - 23:59
Tuesday07:00 - 23:59
Wednesday07:00 - 23:59
Thursday07:00 - 23:59
Friday07:00 - 23:59
Saturday07:00 - 23:59
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10,0 Excellent

Sep 2021

KAYAK
Everything was perfect

3,9 Mediocre

Aug 2021

KAYAK
For older and physically impaired users, better description of the size, leg room, comfort and entry and exits are needed. We may not know the car name and type. To us mid-sized means a roomy sedan not a compact car. Our expectations include an odometer, easy adjustment of the steering wheel and seats. This car was like driving a roller skate. We hit our heads getting in the car, banged our knees on the dashboard and I struggled to get out of the car. Also, personnel need to offer to show the car features and explain them. We didn’t know how to remove the ignition key!

1 out of 1

Easirent

No score is available

Cleanliness

-

Comfort

-

Pick-up/Drop-off

-

Value for money

-

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Burlington International Airport

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Sunnycars

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Cleanliness

-

Comfort

-

Pick-up/Drop-off

-

Value for money

-

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1200 Airport Drive #10

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457 travellers who hired a car in Burlington Airport gave the car agency they used an average rating of 8,1

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Mini

Top tips for hiring a car at Burlington Airport

  • A rental vehicle in Burlington, VT allows you to experience the city like a local. The downtown area is located a relatively shorter distance from the flight hub. While you might consider boarding a bus or taxi, these only take you to a specific terminus, with a few stops along the way. By partnering with a car rental at Burlington Airport (BTV), you get a vehicle that you can drive to any destination you like, attend meetings in style with a classy ride, and even go off-roading with an AWD without worry of getting stuck.
  • Driving in Burlington is relatively easy, although it's critical to understand the traffic rules before driving around. While a continuous double yellow line in the middle of the road indicates "No Overtaking" in other countries, you are allowed to overtake unless there's a road sign indicating a "No Passing Zone". Additionally, a right-hand turn is permissible on a red light unless there's a sign telling you otherwise. If you choose to use Williston Rd 2 heading toward the city center, you can expect heavy traffic on Main St, especially during the rush hour.
  • Once your rental contract is over, your Burlington Airport car rental will require you to return the car within the specified time. It's easy because you return it to the exact location you pick it up. When you reach the airport, you'll see "Rental Car Return" signs leading to your rental company's designated parking lot. Is your flight scheduled to take off outside the vehicle rental operating hours? You can still return the car during the after-hours. Park the vehicles and secure the locks, drop the keys in the key safe, and you'll be ready to head to your departure terminal.
  • Saving money with a car rental at Burlington Airport can be tricky, considering that onsite rental companies usually include a "premium location surcharge," tax fees, and other extra costs for various things such as GPS mapping and electronic toll devices. One secret of cutting down your on-airport vehicle rental costs is to purchase your rental company's auto insurance. Not only does it reduce your liability significantly, but it also alleviates the need to pay for the additional costs.
  • Book your car hire at Burlington Airport at least 7 weeks before your trip in order to get a below-average price

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