There is no better way to see everything Houghton has to offer than by getting behind the wheel of your Alamo rental car. Stop wasting your vacation waiting on the bus, or being nickel and dimed with ride-shares or taxis. Having your own car allows you to go to the attractions you want to see the most, whenever you want. Make your next vacation to Michigan even better with an Alamo car rental.
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Houghton is a perfect destination when you need to get away from hustle and bustle of a big city. With everything there is to see, you'll need your own car to explore as much as you can while on your trip. If you need to see what else is around Houghton, then jump behind the wheel of your Alamo rental car and see what else is out there.
We work with some of the best rental car businesses. Alamo opened its doors in 1974 and pioneered the concept of Unlimited Free Mileage. Alamo strives to provide a fun, high-value, low-cost rental experience to family and leisure travelers.
Frequently asked questions
How do I get a Houghton Alamo rental car at a great price?
CarRentals.com always tries to get you the best price, whether you reserve your car. But booking ahead of time can help keep spending low. Make sure to go over the mileage policy and keeping it to one driver will reduce your expense.
What should I bring with me when I get my vehicle in Houghton?
Be sure to bring your driver's permit and a credit card in your name.
What's Houghton's minimum age to rent a car?
Alamo's minimum age to rent a car in Houghton is 21. Some rentals, especially higher category vehicles (luxury, SUVs, etc.), may have an additional fee if you are under 25. Make sure to check Alamo's policies to find out what the total cost is before you book.
Is there a particular vehicle I should get for my trip to Houghton?
That all depends on your needs and what you'll be doing when you visit Houghton. Economy or compact cars are ideal for short drives and are easier to park. If you are traveling with family or friends, then a SUV or a sedan is going to have more room for everyone's luggage and be a more comfortable ride on longer drives. Those looking for a little luxury on their Houghton vacation can choose the premium category to get a car like a Cadillac or Audi or similar.
Do I need insurance when I rent a car in the United States?
In the United States you do need to have insurance before you rent a car. Although many of the major card issuers, like Visa or American Express, give some coverage, there are usually restrictions. For example, 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. Additionally, as a United States citizen, you can also book Collision Damage Coverage through CarRentals.com at checkout.
Does Alamo require a deposit at the time of booking my rental car?
Alamo does require a deposit when you reserve your rental car. Alamo will block the deposit on your credit once you book your vehicle for your trip to Houghton. Please be aware that the deposit can vary greatly based on the make and model of the car.
Do I have to full up the tank before I take my car back to Alamo?
At CarRentals.com, we encourage a full tank policy. You receive the car with a full tank, and you will want to refuel up to the amount you picked the car up with. If you want to save some money, it is best to fill up your tank before you bring it back to Alamo.
Do I need unlimited miles when I rent a car in Houghton?
Houghton's small-town atmosphere certainly has its charms, however you may want to hit the road again after you've checked off all the activities in Houghton.
Does Alamo offer one-way rentals in Houghton?
Alamo typically offers one-way rentals. You may find it more convenient to drop off your vehicle at another location. Be aware there may be an additional charge when you pick one-way.
Reserve your ride today!
Once you've explored the must-see sights in Houghton, having access to your own automobile will allow you to see what else Michigan offers. When you're ready to discover more of Michigan, you can drive when you want to, without waiting for your ride to pick you up or memorizing a bus schedule.
Before you head out of town, book your Alamo Houghton rental car and visit all the must-do activities. Book with CarRentals.com and hit the road in Houghton, Michigan.