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Hi and welcome to the USA Rental Car Master thread!

This thread is designated to help members find the best available rate for their car rental. As with all things if you don't want to help yourself others will not help you. It is always best that you do some research with each individual company before asking for help.

All companies have corporate discounts that lower standard internet rates here is a roundup of them.
Here are the links to some of them
             

Please ensure that you have posted using the format below. Leaving anything blank may result in no response.

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[b]Pickup location[/b]:
[b]Drop Off location[/b]:
[b]Pickup date & time[/b]:
[b]Drop Off Date & Time[/b]
[b]Preferred Car Size[/b]:
[b]Age[/b] (if under 25):
[b]Best quote[/b]:

After you have rented please share you experience with others in the What did you reserve? What did you get? thread.
« Last edited by avadah on January 28, 2015, 02:54:39 PM »

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Re: USA: Need help finding a rental car? Post here! (Master thread)
« Reply #4320 on: January 11, 2017, 06:07:45 PM »
Pickup location: LAX
Drop Off location:LAX
Pickup date & time:2/19/17 10:30am
Drop Off Date & Time: 2/23/17 10:00pm
Preferred Car Size: mid +
Age (if under 25):
Best quote: $152 National Honeywell (Will it be a problem?)

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Re: USA: Need help finding a rental car? Post here! (Master thread)
« Reply #4321 on: January 16, 2017, 04:27:20 PM »
Pickup location: FLL
Drop Off location: FLL
Pickup date & time: JAN 22 12:00am
Drop Off Date & Time JAN 25 9:00pm
Preferred Car Size: PREMIUM/LUXURY
Age (if under 25):
Best quote: $162

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Re: USA: Need help finding a rental car? Post here! (Master thread)
« Reply #4322 on: January 18, 2017, 11:34:48 AM »
Pickup location: LAX
Drop Off location: LAX
Pickup date & time: 2/1
Drop Off Date & Time 2/6
Preferred Car Size: SUV
Age (if under 25):
Best quote: 239

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Re: USA: Need help finding a rental car? Post here! (Master thread)
« Reply #4323 on: January 18, 2017, 11:14:43 PM »
Pickup location: LAX
Drop Off location: LAX
Pickup date & time: 1/22
Drop Off Date & Time 1/24
Preferred Car Size: Any
Age (if under 25): 24
Best quote: 200

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Re: USA: Need help finding a rental car? Post here! (Master thread)
« Reply #4324 on: January 21, 2017, 11:11:19 PM »
Pickup location: LAS
Drop Off location: LAS
Pickup date & time: 3/5 9 am
Drop Off Date & Time: 3/8 6 pm
Preferred Car Size: Any
Age (if under 25):
Best quote: 155

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Re: USA: Need help finding a rental car? Post here! (Master thread)
« Reply #4325 on: January 22, 2017, 07:24:46 AM »
Pickup location JFK
Drop Off location JFK or inwood
Pickup date & time mar 26 1130am
Drop Off Date & Time April 2 1130
Preferred Car Size full
Age 23
Best quote 291

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Re: USA: Need help finding a rental car? Post here! (Master thread)
« Reply #4326 on: January 22, 2017, 04:37:04 PM »
Lax
2/7 1am
2/12 9pm
convertible
25+
lowest found was 247 (220 prepay)

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Re: USA: Need help finding a rental car? Post here! (Master thread)
« Reply #4327 on: January 23, 2017, 09:10:55 PM »
Pickup location: Livonia - Plymouth HLE
Drop Off location: Livonia - Plymouth HLE
Pickup date & time: Mar 04, 2017 at 09:00 AM
Drop Off Date & Time: Mar 13, 2017 at 09:00 AM
Preferred Car Size: Mini Van
Age: over 25
Best quote: $252 base $362.98 (Apporx)

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Re: USA: Need help finding a rental car? Post here! (Master thread)
« Reply #4328 on: January 23, 2017, 10:00:08 PM »
Pickup location FLL
Drop Off location FLL
Pickup date FEB 1
Drop Off Date FEB 8
Preferred Car Size minivan
Age 32
Best quote $430

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Re: USA: Need help finding a rental car? Post here! (Master thread)
« Reply #4329 on: January 24, 2017, 12:43:47 AM »
Pickup location FLL
Drop Off location FLL
Pickup date FEB 1
Drop Off Date FEB 8
Preferred Car Size minivan
Age 32
Best quote $430
I am pretty sure I saw better on both Chase UR and amex
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Re: USA: Need help finding a rental car? Post here! (Master thread)
« Reply #4330 on: January 24, 2017, 12:14:04 PM »
I am pretty sure I saw better on both Chase UR and amex

I'm new at this. Could you be more specific on how to get those quotes?

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Re: USA: Need help finding a rental car? Post here! (Master thread)
« Reply #4331 on: January 24, 2017, 12:58:59 PM »
I'm new at this. Could you be more specific on how to get those quotes?
Sorry it posted before I wrote what I was answering.

You go to the ultimate rewards site and go through as if booking with points. And search for a car.
« Last Edit: January 24, 2017, 01:33:43 PM by aygart »
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Re: USA: Need help finding a rental car? Post here! (Master thread)
« Reply #4332 on: January 30, 2017, 05:12:38 PM »
Pickup location: BOS
Drop Off location: BOS
Pickup date & time: 01/31/17 10:00
Drop Off Date & Time 02/01/17 2:00
Preferred Car Size: MiniVan



I recall something about a CC giving you an additional 4 hours. Which card is that?
ETA: the card i'm talking about is the Amex platinum at Hertz corporate locations https://www.hertz.com/rentacar/misc/index.jsp?targetPage=AMEXPlatinum.jsp
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Re: USA: Need help finding a rental car? Post here! (Master thread)
« Reply #4333 on: February 02, 2017, 12:27:04 AM »
Any experience with getting one company to match another company's rates? The advantage would be off airport vs. On sirport?

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Re: USA: Need help finding a rental car? Post here! (Master thread)
« Reply #4334 on: February 07, 2017, 09:01:26 PM »
Looking for a car from Full size and up from EWR Feb 12-22 +25

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Re: USA: Need help finding a rental car? Post here! (Master thread)
« Reply #4335 on: February 08, 2017, 08:16:46 AM »
Pickup location: PBI
Drop Off location:FLL
Pickup date & time:2/19/17 12 noon
Drop Off Date & Time: 2/22/17 7pm
Preferred Car Size: cheapest
Age (if under 25):
Best quote: $200 - multiple vendors

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Re: USA: Need help finding a rental car? Post here! (Master thread)
« Reply #4336 on: February 08, 2017, 04:22:24 PM »
Pickup location: FLL
Drop Off location: FLL
Pickup date & time: Feb 15
Drop Off Date & Time Feb 21
Preferred Car Size: EE
Age (if under 25): 22
Best quote: $322

I'm looking for a better price, and not to have to pay under age fee.

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Re: USA: Need help finding a rental car? Post here! (Master thread)
« Reply #4337 on: February 08, 2017, 07:43:02 PM »
Pickup location: Cle
Drop Off location: Cle
Pickup date & time: March 27 @ 2pm
Drop Off Date & Time: March 31 @ 10 am
Preferred Car Size: Midsize
Age (if under 25): 28
Best quote: $200

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Re: USA: Need help finding a rental car? Post here! (Master thread)
« Reply #4338 on: February 08, 2017, 11:50:21 PM »

Pickup location: FLL
Drop Off location: FLL
Pickup date & time: Feb 9 12AM
Drop Off Date & Time Feb 13th 5Am
Preferred Car Size:  big SUV or  mini van
Age (if under 25):
Best quote:
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Re: USA: Need help finding a rental car? Post here! (Master thread)
« Reply #4339 on: February 11, 2017, 11:35:41 PM »
Pickup location: psp
Drop Off location: psp
Pickup date & time: 2/13/17 4:30 pm
Drop Off Date & Time 2/20/17 9:00 pm
Preferred Car Size: minivan or bigger SUV
Age (if under 25): over 25
Best quote: $557
Thank you.
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