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Watertown car hire

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Watertown car hire information

Pick-up locationWatertown
Car types
Hire locations8
Airport locations4

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KAYAK’s top tips for hiring a car in Watertown

  • Getting car rentals in Watertown will enable you to become mobile and flexible and offer the comfort and convenience required when going for road trips around the city. The car rentals will allow you to travel to locations such as Restaurant au Pied de Cochon, located about 157 mi to the Northeast of the town and the Chittenden Brook NF Campground for those who love RV and Camping. The car rentals also offer ample space if you travel with your family to comfortably cover the 152 mi to White Rocs National Recreation Area and the Green Mountain Forest.
  • Travelers arriving in the city through the Syracuse Hancock Intl Airport will easily locate the car rentals in the airport. For those alighting at the airport, the car rental companies offering the rental services have their desks at the center terminal. Proceed to the first level before you get to the security checkpoint and get to the offices. For travelers arriving in the city through the Saranac Lake Adirondack Airport, the two car rental companies that offer rental services are Hertz and Easirent. Hertz also offers pick-up services with their shuttle to off-airport locations.
  • Travelers with car rentals in Watertown must always yield the right of way to pedestrians at all intersections and crosswalks, irrespective of whether they are marked or not. If you are driving behind a school bus that comes to a halt or flashes red warning lights, you should stop at least 20 feet away to allow the students to board or off-board. Even though jaywalking is illegal in the city, you must watch out as you drive in the city, as it is a common occurrence. Be keen on the road signs as there are several avenues where it is illegal to make a left turn at given hours.
  • Watertown rush hours start around 7:30 am to 9:30 am when residents are heading to work. The evening rush hours begin from 5 pm to about 7 pm, with the midtown area experiencing major congestion. Traffic in the city is heavy from Monday to Friday between the rush hour times, and it is advisable for the travelers with Watertown car rentals to travel after the morning traffic and before the evening traffic starts. One of the busiest highways that you should avoid in the city is Arsenal Street (Route 3).
  • Book your car hire in Watertown at least 1 day before your trip in order to get a below-average price
  • Mini car hire in Watertown are around -28% cheaper than other car types, on average

FAQs about hiring a car in Watertown

  • How much is the price of fuel in Watertown?

    The average price of fuel in Watertown is R73,37 per litre over the past 30 days. Filling up a tank of fuel costs between R880 and R1 174, depending on the car size.

  • What is the most popular car hire in Watertown?

    Mini (Chrysler Pacifica or similar) is the most frequently booked car hire type in Watertown.

  • How can I find car hires near me in Watertown?

    Take a look at our extensive car hire location map to find the best car hire deals near you.

  • How much does a Mini car hire cost in Watertown?

    A Mini car hire in Watertown costs R2 012 per day, on average.

  • How much does an Intermediate car hire cost in Watertown?

    An Intermediate car hire in Watertown costs R1 386 per day, on average.

  • How much does a Special car hire cost in Watertown?

    A Special car hire in Watertown costs R1 264 per day, on average.

  • What type of car is recommended for driving in Watertown?

    Supplier choice is the most popular and highly recommended car in the city. The car rental company typically assigns the vehicle once you make your booking. The suppliers consider the capacity and number of people to be carried, the driver’s specifications, fuel efficiency and technologies required by the traveler.

  • What’s the speed limit in Watertown? 

    When driving car rentals in Watertown, the maximum speed limit you should observe, if not posted, is 55 mph. You are also expected to drive at speeds of 30 – 45 mph within the city limits and 55-65 mph if you drive on the interstates. Residential, urban, and business districts have a speed limit of 30 mph, while school zones have a high of 30 mph and a low of 15 mph.

  • Where are the best places to park in Watertown?

    Drivers with Watertown car rentals benefit from using the several parking lots and garages available within the city. Some of the best parking locations in the city include S.M.C Parking Garage on 826 Washington St, The Marshall Place Pubic Parking on 210 Court St and Stone Street Public Parking on 171 Stone St. Other locations that provide parking services include Parking Lot E at Jefferson Community College, Ron White Memorial Parking at 127 Arsenal St and The Home Depot Parking Lot at 391 College Heights.

Watertown car rental reviews and directory

Enterprise Rent-A-Car

9,3

Wonderful

8 reviews
Best rated

Cleanliness

10.0

Comfort

10.0

Pick-up/Drop-off

8.6

Value for money

8.0

2 locations in Watertown

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Locations in Watertown

18941 Us-11

+1 315 782 0100

Monday08:00 - 17:00
Tuesday08:00 - 17:00
Wednesday08:00 - 17:00
Thursday08:00 - 17:00
Friday08:00 - 17:00
Saturday09:00 - 13:00
Sunday10:00 - 14:00

18943 Us Route 11

+1 315 782 0100

Monday08:00 - 17:00
Tuesday08:00 - 17:00
Wednesday08:00 - 17:00
Thursday08:00 - 17:00
Friday08:00 - 17:00
Saturday09:00 - 13:00
Sunday10:00 - 14:00

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10,0 Wonderful

Mar 2020

KAYAK

Pros:

The staff in both cities was excellent, friendly & professional.

Cons:

Nothing.

10,0 Wonderful

Sep 2019

KAYAK

Pros:

Staff are excellent.

10,0 Wonderful

Dec 2018

KAYAK

Pros:

Great customer service.

8,0 Very Good

Aug 2023

KAYAK
Enterprise is very expensive vs others Rental car companies. It took longer than it should to pick up the car.

1 out of 2

Hertz

7,5

Cleanliness

7.5

Comfort

7.5

Pick-up/Drop-off

7.5

Value for money

7.5

4 locations in Watertown

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Locations in Watertown

1213 Us-11

+1 315 535 5004

Monday08:00 - 17:00
Tuesday08:00 - 17:00
Wednesday08:00 - 17:00
Thursday08:00 - 17:00
Friday08:00 - 17:00

18230 Us 11

+1 315 782 2635

Monday08:00 - 17:00
Tuesday08:00 - 17:00
Wednesday08:00 - 17:00
Thursday08:00 - 17:00
Friday08:00 - 17:00
Saturday09:00 - 13:00

18230 Us Route 11

+1 315 782 2635

Monday08:00 - 17:00
Tuesday08:00 - 17:00
Wednesday08:00 - 17:00
Thursday08:00 - 17:00
Friday08:00 - 17:00
Saturday09:00 - 13:00

22529 Airport Drive

+1 315 782 2635

Opening times not available

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2,0 Poor

Jul 2020

KAYAK

Cons:

Staff had no rental vehicle despite online posting. Did not tell me before I got to store. Continued to say one might be coming for an hour before admitting they just never updated their online inventory.

9,6 Wonderful

Sep 2018

KAYAK

Pros:

The price was good. The location was great

Cons:

They charged me for an extra drive which off set the price difference from enterprise. So I payed the same.

10,0 Wonderful

Oct 2017

KAYAK

Pros:

Great customer service. Nice car.

10,0 Wonderful

Aug 2017

KAYAK

Pros:

Quick and easy process, no issues.

2,0 Poor

May 2017

KAYAK

Pros:

Nothing

Cons:

Everything

10,0 Wonderful

Mar 2017

KAYAK

Pros:

The ease of it!

Cons:

Nothing!

1 out of 2

Economy Rent a Car

5,6

Cleanliness

5.0

Comfort

6.0

Pick-up/Drop-off

7.0

Value for money

5.0

One location in Watertown

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Locations in Watertown

533 LeRay Street

+1 315 775 1234

Opening times not available

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2,0 Poor

Sep 2018

KAYAK

Cons:

They didn’t have the car I reserved available and instantly tried to up charge me. Wouldn’t recommend doing business!

1 out of 1

Easirent

4,6

Mediocre

No reviews available

One location in Watertown

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Locations in Watertown

Watertown International Airport

Opening times not available

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Rent-A-Wreck

2,0

Poor

No reviews available

2 locations in Watertown

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Locations in Watertown

19079 U.s. 11

+1 315 788 8412

Monday08:00 - 17:00
Tuesday08:00 - 17:00
Wednesday08:00 - 17:00
Thursday08:00 - 17:00
Friday08:00 - 17:00
Saturday08:00 - 17:00

22529 New York 12F

+1 315 788 8412

Monday08:00 - 17:00
Tuesday08:00 - 17:00
Wednesday08:00 - 17:00
Thursday08:00 - 17:00
Friday08:00 - 17:00
Saturday08:00 - 17:00

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28 travellers who hired a car in Watertown gave the car agency they used an average rating of 4.6

Car hire locations in or near Watertown

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Most popular car type

Mini

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