Book Thrifty hire cars in Pasadena

Pasadena, CA, United States
Oct 5 — Oct 12
Pasadena, CA, United States
Tue 5/10
Noon
Tue 12/10
Noon
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Pros

" and clean"(in 2376 reviews)
"The "(in 959 reviews)
"So amazing from Brad"(in 242 reviews)

Cons

"Thrifty's was terrible."(in 203 reviews)
" inside."(in 69 reviews)
""Nothing, noe.""(in 2242 reviews)

Reviews for Thrifty in Pasadena

Overall rating8.3 ExcellentBased on 11 reviews
Cleanliness
8.7
Comfort
8.3
Overall
8.3
Pick-up/Drop-off
8.5
Value for money
8.1

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4.0
Pros:good on gas.Cons:Thrifty is crooked -- no business competing head to head with the majors. FALSE ADVERTISING: exact same rate minus $1 vs competitors, BUT Thrifty DOES NOT include LIABILITY like all the others (I had to pay $12day), AND Thrifty has a mileage cap -- NEITHER of which was discoverable at time of booking, no thanks KAYAK!!! My $60 2-day rental wound up costing me $127, plus $25 in lyfts going the extra distance to the branch location. I am a sucker -- don't you be too! Hertz may seem $10 or even $20 more for comparable, but it's still a deal if you're going to drive more than 100 miles per day and don't have your own car insurance. To top it all off, the crooked guy who handled the return tried to gouge me for an extra 5c per overage mile -- he pointed to excess miles at 40c/mi and i said waitaminute, it's 35. he said, "no that's what he told you..." except i hadn't said he'd told me, he was just trying to get away with it. then he said "ok, i'll put it back..." again, admitting it had been 35c until he tried to gouge me on the spot. by far the most bare-bones rental i've ever gotten, at twice the usual pice -- not even power windows or locks!!! Absolutely crooked -- BEWARE.Reviewed Mar 21 2021
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10.0
Pros:Price and customer serviceCons:If there was parking available for my own car while I was renting. But I realize that’s a lot, that shouldn’t be expected.Reviewed Mar 31 2021
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10.0
Cons:Absolutely perfectReviewed Apr 28 2021
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10.0
Cons:Absolutely perfectReviewed Apr 28 2021
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10.0
Pros:Needed a car for the weekend and Thrifty was the most affordable. Place was easy to find (same parking lot as Holiday Inn). Picking up the car was quick (no lines) and painless (representative was friendly and didn't push additional services/insurance).Reviewed Oct 26 2017
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10.0
Pros:Easy drop off and pick up, great staff, good priceReviewed Aug 31 2019
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10.0
Inexpensive and easy!Pros:I first looked at what it would cost for an Uber for my designation and back. It was going to be about $80 each way ($160). I was able to book this rental for $30 for a full day. Thrifty was able to quickly pull my reservation up and get me out the door in about 15 minutes. When I returned the car there were no additional surprise fees and checkin was just as great!Reviewed Feb 20 2017
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9.6
Cons:The car did not have electric locks which is crazy in 2019Reviewed May 27 2019
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2.0
Closed earlyCons:I selected a 6 p.m. pickup time. Turns out that this office closes at 6 p.m., and they mean it. Their office is hidden at the back corner of a courtyard - by the time I found it at 6:05 the lights were out, the door was locked, and nobody answered the phone. Maybe don't offer a 6 p.m. pickup time if you plan to flee the office at 5:59?Reviewed May 14 2018
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6.0
Pros:Staff was friendlyCons:Extra fees for driving over 100 milesReviewed Aug 6 2019
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10.0
This Thrifty should imply valuePros:Service: Omar went out of his way to telephone us when he realized the vehicle didn't have all weather tires. The rates were reasonable and therefore the overall value better than many other places in the area. We would return just for the service. Robert was also excellent when the vehicle was returned.Cons:The vehicle couldn't sync with our phones through the bluetooth capabilities but we should've asked about that prior to our departure.Reviewed Dec 26 2016
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Where can I find Thrifty hire cars in Pasadena?

3500 E Colorado Blvd, Thrifty car hires

Address

3500 E Colorado Blvd

Hours

Monday08:00 - 17:00
Tuesday08:00 - 17:00
Wednesday08:00 - 17:00
Thursday08:00 - 17:00
Friday08:00 - 17:00
Saturday08:00 - 17:00
Sunday08:00 - 17:00

Phone

+1 626 449 0012

Good to know

Most popular location

3500 E Colorado Blvd

Most popular car type

Economy

Top tips for hiring a car from Thrifty in Pasadena

  • Economy car hires from Thrifty in Pasadena are around 62% cheaper than other car types, on average

FAQs about hiring a car from Thrifty in Pasadena

  • Economy (Chevrolet Spark or similar) is the most frequently booked car hire type from Thrifty in Pasadena.

  • Thrifty has 1 car hire location in Pasadena. Take a look at our Thrifty hire location map to find the best car hires near you.

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