If you want to see everything Boston has to offer, there is no better way to do so from behind the wheel of a rental car from Alamo. Stop wasting your vacation waiting on the bus, or being nickel and dimed with ride-shares or taxis. Having your own ride enables you to go to the spots you want to see the most, when you want. Make your upcoming getaway to Massachusetts more enjoyable with an Alamo car rental.
Why drive with CarRentals.com?
Boston has over half a million people, which means this area is big enough for some exploration. Guests come to appreciate Boston's burgeoning art community. Whatever you decide on first, you'll want to see as much of Boston as possible while on your stay. You'll be able to explore of this city once you get the keys to your Alamo rental car.
We work with some of the most dependable dealers. Alamo opened in 1974 and introduced the concept of Unlimited Free Mileage. Alamo strives to provide low-cost, high-value rentals to both business and family travelers.
What you need to know before you go
How do I find the best prices on a Boston Alamo rental car?
We try to get you the lowest rates, no matter when you book. But booking your car ahead of time can help keep spending low. Make sure to read the mileage policy and don't add an extra driver to avoid any surprise fees.
What do I need have with me when I pick up my rental car in Boston?
You'll need to present your driver's license and a credit card in your name.
What's Boston's minimum age to rent a car?
Alamo's minimum age to rent a car in Boston is 21. Some rentals, especially higher category vehicles, may have an additional fee if you are under 25. Take time to go over Alamo's policies to determine if there is an additional cost before you book.
Is there a particular vehicle I should get for my trip to Boston?
That depends on your needs and what activities you want to do in Boston. Economy or compact vehicles are easier to park and ideal for short commutes. If you are traveling with colleagues or family, then a SUV or a sedan is going to have more room and provide a more comfortable ride on longer trips. Those looking for a touch of luxury on their Boston trip can choose the premium category for a car like an Audi A4 or Cadillac XTS or similar.
Does the United States require car insurance?
You are required to have insurance before you rent from Alamo in the United States. Although many of the major card issuers, like Visa or Discover, provide some coverage, there are usually restrictions. For instance, they may not cover your rental car if you book a larger or luxury vehicle. Make sure to check credit card issuer's policy before you decide. Otherwise, as a United States citizen, you can book Collision Damage Coverage with CarRentals.com at checkout.
Do I need to pay a deposit when I book my Alamo car rental?
Alamo does require a deposit when you book your rental. Alamo will block the deposit on your credit once you book your car for your trip to Boston. Please be aware that the deposit may vary greatly based on the model and make of the rental.
Do I have to return my Alamo rental with a full tank?
We advise a full tank policy. You pick up your Alamo rental with the needle at "F". However, if you return your rental with less than the amount that you received it with, most companies will charge a premium to top it back off. If you want to save some money, it is best to fill up your tank before you bring your car back to Alamo. Stations near or around airports or car rental places tend to have higher prices.
Why should I get unlimited miles?
Boston has over half a million people, so there should be plenty to do. Unlimited miles allow you to have an evening out in Boston's downtown or have a night out in downtown Boston worry free.
Does Alamo offer one-way rentals in Boston?
Alamo offers one-way rentals in most cases. You may find it easier to drop off your rental at another location. However, there is typically an additional charge when you opt for one-way.
Book today for great rates
With so much to do and see in Boston, having your own car lets you explore at your own pace. When you are ready to see more of Massachusetts, you can drive when you want to, without waiting for your ride to pick you up or having to be committed to a bus schedule.
Before your next getaway, book your Alamo Boston rental car and zip off to take in all the must-do activities. Go with CarRentals.com and drive the streets in Boston, Massachusetts.