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Avis Vista Reviews

Car rental rating: 4.2 out of 5 with 5 ratings


"Excellent service and exceptional value."

(Reviewed on November 12, 2014 )


"Bridgette at the San Diego Kettner Office was wonderful and she made the process very easy. Thank you!"

(Reviewed on September 18, 2014 )


"excellent experience and great value. thanks"

(Reviewed on May 14, 2014 )


"Vehicle wasn't available. Avis wasn't able to call me because didn't send my phone number to the agent. Otherwise, experience was positive."

(Reviewed on May 11, 2014 )

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Avis Car Rentals in Vista: What you need to know

With plenty of neighborhoods in San Diego, like Vista, worth exploring, you'll wish for a car to check out all there is to do around the area. Public transportation, while affordable, drop you off far from where you wanted to go. Ridesharing, like Uber or Lyft, is convenient, but you'd be surprised by which cities don't have service. Plus, the cost of going from here to there can really add up.

If you want the simplest way to get around town for a great price, then you're in the right place. We work with some of the finest businesses in the industry. Avis was the first rental car business located in an airport and they have over seventy years of providing vehicles to visitors from all over. With a diverse fleet of cars and over five-thousand locations internationally, Avis is sure to offer you a great experience from when you pick up your car to when you drop it off.

Frequently asked questions

How do I find the best deals on a Vista Avis car rental?

You're on your way to finding the best deal on your car rental with us. Nonetheless, there are ways to get an even cheaper price on your upcoming rental:

  • Compare and contrast the rates for a few suppliers on the type of car you want
  • Book as far in advance as possible. You will usually get your vehicle of your choice and save more
  • Check the mileage and fuel policies. You don't want to be surprised with any additional costs
  • Don't get more car than you'll need. Typically, the smaller the class the cheaper the rate

A little knowledge goes a long way to increase your savings.

What should I carry with me when I get my vehicle in Vista?

Make sure to bring your credit card, as well as your driver's license.

How old do I have to be to rent a car?

Most suppliers, like Avis, set the minimum age to rent a car at 21. But, you may find that there is an added fee if you are under 25 or for larger or higher category vehicles especially. Read through Avis's to figure out what the exact rate will be before you reserve your rental

Is there a particular car I should rent for my trip to Vista?

That all depends on your needs and what activities you want to do in Vista. If you are having trouble choosing, be sure to read over the table below. We've compared the most popular types of cars for you:

Car TypeBest forCategory includes
Full Size SUVTo take on any kind of terrain and sightseeingJaguar F-Pace, Hyundai Santa Fe, or similar
Full SizeNeed extra room and comfort, but with the handling of a sedanInfiniti Q50, Ford Fusion, or similar
Economy or Compact CarGreat for driving through large citiesFord Fiesta, Chevrolet Spark, or similar

Do I need insurance when I rent a car in the United States?

Almost all countries require the driver to have insurance. You may be able to buy additional insurance through Avis for your trip, if you think your insurance won't cover your rental during your trip. Otherwise, as a U.S. citizen, you can also book Collision Damage Coverage with at checkout. Most credit card issuers (MasterCard, Visa, American Express and Discover) will cover your car rental. However, many of them have restrictions, like not covering larger vehicles like trucks or SUVs. Make sure to call and find out exactly what your credit card will cover and how much before you travel to San Diego.

Does Avis require a deposit at the time of booking my rental car?

Avis, like several other rental car agencies, requires a deposit when you book. The deposit can vary greatly depending on which vehicle you book. Additionally, be sure you have enough funds on your credit card to pay the deposit.

Do I have to return my Avis rental with a full tank?

Avis and most other rental car suppliers provide you a full tank policy. At, we recommend bringing the car back with a full tank. For a cheaper rate, it is best to fill up your tank before returning the rental to Avis. Stations near airports or car rental places tend to have higher prices.

Why should I get unlimited miles in Vista?

Most suppliers provide unlimited miles, but you need to ensure it is part of the package. It's important to consider how many miles you will be driving on your trip to Vista. You don't want to be surprised with any overages if you don't have unlimited miles, so make sure you understand the company's policy. You may need to get unlimited miles if you're pondering some road trips to explore what else is in San Diego.

What is there to do around Vista?

Once you've explored Vista, you'll be happy that you have your own set of wheels. You may want to pack your golf clubs. There are two golf courses in San Diego. Want to work on your short game? Check out Shadowridge Country Club or Vista Valley Country Club. California is full of things to do while you're on vacation. You may just have to hop into your rental car and find what is else is around the area.

Book Today for Great Rates

With everything there is to do in San Diego, having access to your own car lets you sightsee at your own pace. When you're ready to explore more of the U.S.A., you can go when you want, without having to wait for the bus or signal for a cab.

Before you head out of town, book your Avis Vista car rental and take off to all the must-do activities. Go through and hit the roads in San Diego, California.