Dollar Rent-a-Car often times does have the best rates of the major car rental spots.
But you still need to look around and compare. Sites like Cheapo air also have these comparisons for Alamo, Hertz, Budget, National, Avis in additions to specials listed under hot deals.
it is also a good idea to sign for their ‘Dollar Email Specials’ if you a regular renter or are just price shopping for an upcoming trip.
If you have rented before, you may have been surprised with some of the car rental terms for compact versus full size.
Tip: Be sure to check the types of vehicles that they call Economy 2- or 4- door, Compact, Lock Low & Go Specialty, Mid-size, Standard, Full-size, Premium, Luxury, Standard Convertible , Convertible, Minivan Van, Mid-size SUV, Mid-size Open Air All Terrain, Standard SUV , Full-size SUV , and Premium SUV.
Dollar Rent A Car Types
- Economy 2 or 4 door – Chevrolet Spark
- Compact – Nissan Versa Hatchback
- Lock Low & Go Specialty – Compact car or Larger
- Mid-size – Toyota Corolla
- Standard – Chevrolet Cruze
- Full-size – Chrysler 200
- Premium – Chevrolet Impala
- Luxury – Chrysler 300
- Standard Convertible – Chrysler 200 Convertible
- Minivan Van – Nissan Quest
- Mid-size SUV – Jeep Compass
- Mid-size Open Air All Terrain – Jeep Wrangler
- Standard SUV – Hyundai Santa Fe
- Full-size SUV – Nissan Armada
- Premium SUV – Chevrolet Suburban LS
Another possible area of savings are called their ‘Location Discounts’ which will highlight some of the special promotions you may find for the area you are intended to travel to or from.
You can find some highly competitive rates for large and small areas like Atlanta, Austin, Boise, Boston, Calgary, Cape Canaveral, Charlotte, Chicago, Cincinnati, Cleveland, Columbus, Dallas, Dayton, Daytona Beach, Denver, Des Moines, Detroit, El Paso, Fresno, Ft Lauderdale, Ft Myers, Greenville, Hartford, Hilo, Kansas City, Kauai, Kona, Lahaina, Los Angeles, Maui, Miami, Memphis, Milwaukee, Myrtle Beach, New Orleans, New York City, Norfolk, Oakland, Ontario, Palm Springs, Pensacola, Pittsburgh, Portland, Providence, Reno, Richmond, Salt Lake City, San Antonio, San Diego, San Francisco, San Jose, Sarasota, St Louis, Tallahassee, Tampa, Tucson, Tulsa, Wichita and others.
Special Travel Tools
In addition to driving direction, you can also get some valuable tips and information!
With great links to Choice Service, Fuel Options, Loss Damage Waiver, Mexico Insurance, Sirius XM, Travel Tab, Express Fuel, GPS Navigation System, Plate Pass, Prepay and Save, PREMIUM EMERGENCY ROADSIDE SERVICE, Airport Parking, Park’N Fly Network, Driving Directions and Florida 511 Traffic Info you can potentially save a lot of driving hassles.
Earn Airline Miles
It is no secret that you can also earn airline miles by renting a car.
Under the ‘Dollar Travel Partners’ you can determine just how many miles you can earn from Alaska Airlines Mileage Plan, All Nippon Airways Mileage Club, American Airlines AAdvantage, Emirates Skywards, Gulf Air’s Frequent flyer program, Hawaiian Airlines HawaiianMiles, Japan Airlines Mileage Bank, Southwest Airlines Rapid Rewards and the United Airlines MileagePlus programs.