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Recently Booked Alamo Car Rentals from $ 15.31/day

Economy

(Audi A1 or Similar)

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  • 2
  • 4-5
  • Man.
  • A/C
$ 15.31 /day

($ 30.62 total)

Economy

(Audi A1 or Similar)

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  • 2
  • 4-5
  • Man.
  • A/C
$ 17.06 /day

($ 68.24 total)

Economy

(Chevrolet Spark or Similar)

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  • 2
  • 2/4
  • Auto
  • A/C
$ 24.75 /day

($ 49.50 total)


Economy

(Chevrolet Spark or Similar)

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  • 2
  • 2/4
  • Auto
  • A/C
$ 24.80 /day

($ 322.41 total)

Economy

(Chevrolet Spark or Similar)

economy
  • 2
  • 2/4
  • Auto
  • A/C
$ 24.80 /day

($ 223.16 total)

Economy

(Chevrolet Spark or Similar)

economy
  • 2
  • 2/4
  • Auto
  • A/C
$ 24.83 /day

($ 844.16 total)


Prices are based on bookings made during the previous 42 days. Price is dynamic and varies based on the date of the booking, length of rental and car class. There is no guarantee this price will be in effect at the time of your search.

Alamo Rental Car Reviews

Car rental rating: 4.5 out of 5 with 946 ratings

Alamo

"Had a great experience with Alamo. First time renting with CarRentals.com. Did not hear back regarding my issue with a duplicate reservation though."

(Reviewed on October 11, 2015 )

Alamo

"Very good experience overall. Already have booked another car with you."

(Reviewed on October 10, 2015 )


Alamo

"Great experience, start to finish! Received fast and friendly customer service in Santa Barbara and Redwood City. Would absolutely use Alamo again...prince point was good too, especially for a one way rental."

(Reviewed on October 09, 2015 )

Alamo

"Great staff, great service!"

(Reviewed on October 08, 2015 )


Alamo

"Purrrrrrrrrrfect!"

(Reviewed on October 08, 2015 )

Alamo

"I was upgraded at no extra charge to a small SUV when all full size cars were taken. Thanks!"

(Reviewed on October 08, 2015 )


Alamo

"I was upgraded at no extra charge to a small SUV when all full size cars were taken. Thanks!"

(Reviewed on October 08, 2015 )

Alamo

"Abdi at Alamo Counter is a great guy. I have met him before at Alamo. Great guy. Excellent Guest service."

(Reviewed on October 06, 2015 )


Alamo

"Abdi at Alamo Counter is a great guy. I have met him before at Alamo. Great guy. Excellent Guest service."

(Reviewed on October 06, 2015 )

Alamo

"The best car renting experience so far. Got this awesome little beetle for renting. When we delivered the car back at closing time, we forgot groceries worth over 100$ in the trunk. When we returned to get the groceries ba..." Read more

(Reviewed on October 06, 2015 )


Alamo

"Great experience!!!!"

(Reviewed on October 05, 2015 )

Alamo

"Great service at the counter and with the pick-up and drop-off staff!"

(Reviewed on October 04, 2015 )


Alamo

"Best car rental experience. Alamo was Outstanding with Customer Service and Value."

(Reviewed on October 03, 2015 )

Alamo

"The Alamo branch actually didn't have a Toyota RAV4 but the guy working in dispatch ran over to National and got me a Silver/Black RAV4 from their inventory. Really awesome that he did that for me. THANKS to all of you - h..." Read more

(Reviewed on October 03, 2015 )


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Alamo Car Rentals in Colchester: What you need to know

Colchester is just one of many neighborhoods in Essex that are worth exploring, and, you'll want a car to check out all there is to do in this city. Buses or metro, while inexpensive, may not drive you to precisely where you want to go. Ride hailing can be convenient, but you'd be surprised by which places don't have service. Plus, the cost of going from here to there can really add up.

If you want the convenience to go where you need to for a good price, then you've found the best spot. We work with several of the finest rental car companies. Opening its doors in 1974, Alamo pioneered the concept of Unlimited Free Mileage. Alamo strives to provide a fun, low-cost, high-value rental experience to both business and family travelers.

Frequently asked questions about renting a car

How do I find the best prices on a Colchester Alamo car rental?

CarRentals.com always tries to get you the best price. Nevertheless, to make sure you get the most savings on your tip to Colchester by doing a few things:

  • Compare the prices of vehicles
  • Try to avoid pick-ups or drop-offs at airports, which typically cost more
  • Determine ahead of time how much mileage/fuel you may use
  • Search and reserve as far in advance as you can

A little knowledge can go a long way to more savings.

What documents should I bring when I pick up my rental car in Colchester?

Make sure to carry with you your driver's permit and a credit card in your name.

What's 's minimum age to rent a car Colchester?

Most suppliers, like Alamo, require that you at least be 21 years old to rent a car. However, you may find that there is an additional fee if you are under 25 or for higher category vehicles in particular. Read over Alamo's to determine any additional fees is before you rent your vehicle

What kind of Alamo rental car should I get for my trip?

That depends on how many people you are traveling with and what activities you want to do in Colchester. If you are having a bit of trouble choosing, make sure to read over our chart below. We have compared the most popular categories for you:

Car TypeBest forCategory includes
Full Size SUVBest for families who want comfort and have safety as a top priorityBMW X3, Ford Edge, or similar
Full SizeNeed extra room and comfort, but with the handling of a sedanInfiniti Q50, Hyundai Sonata, or similar
HybridThose looking for a fuel-efficient vehicleToyota Prius, Honda Civic, or similar

Do I need insurance when I rent a car in the U.K.?

Almost all countries require driver's insurance. You may be able to buy temporary insurance with the Alamo. Although many of the major card issuers, like Visa and MasterCard, give some insurance, there are usually restrictions. For instance, they may not cover your rental car if you get a luxury or larger vehicle. Make sure to check Alamo's policy before you decide.

Do I need to pay a deposit when I book my Alamo car rental?

Alamo, like several other rental agencies, requires a deposit upon reservation. The deposit can vary greatly depending on the size of the car. Furthermore, be sure there is enough on your credit card to make the deposit.

What is the fuel policy on my Alamo car rental?

At CarRentals.com, we encourage a full to full policy. You should receive your vehicle with a full tank, and you will want to return it filled up. To avoid any added expenses, find a gas station before returning the rental car to Alamo. Stations near airports or car rental places tend to have higher prices.

Why should I get unlimited miles in Colchester?

The majority of suppliers offer unlimited miles, but you need to make sure it is part of your package. It's useful to know how much you want to drive so you can plan your trip ahead of time. Although most car rental suppliers offer unlimited mileage, if it isn't part of your package, those miles can pile up—and so can the extra cost. You may want to have unlimited miles if you're pondering some road trips to explore what else is in Essex.

What is there to do around Colchester?

Once you've checked out Colchester, you'll be happy that you have your own set of wheels. Need some suggestions for a few fascinating day trips?:

  • Want to live out your Downton Abbey fantasies? Then make sure to visit Colchester Castle
  • Spend an afternoon at East Anglian Railway Museum
  • Tymperleys Clock Museum can help you get a feel for Colchester and the adjoining areas

You never know what is right across town. You may discover a restaurant, museum, or attraction that can make your Colchester visit historic.

Reserve Your Ride Today!

With everything there is to do in Essex, having access to your own set of wheels lets you explore at your own pace. When you are ready to discover more of the U.K., you can leave wherever you like, without having to wait for the bus or signal for a taxicab.

Before your next trip, book your Alamo Colchester rental car and visit all the must-see sights. Reserve through CarRentals.com and hit the highway in Essex, United Kingdom.