There is no better way to see everything Seattle has to offer than by getting behind the wheel of your Budget rental car. Don't spend your time waiting for the bus or hailing taxis to go to the sights. When you have access to your own car, you can go wherever you want to go, when you want. Make your next vacation to Washington even more enjoyable with a Budget rental car.
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Seattle has over half a million people, which probably means this area is large enough for some exploration. Many travelers come to check out Seattle's storied past. No matter what you decide on first, you'll want to see as much of Seattle as possible while on your road trip. You'll be able to explore of this city once you get the keys to your Budget rental car.
We work with some of the top businesses in the world. Open for business in Los Angeles, California around 1958, Budget always strives to provide the best prices for their customers. With a name like Budget, you know they'll try to get you the cheapest price.
Frequently asked questions
How do I find the best rates on a Seattle Budget rental car?
CarRentals.com strives to get you the lowest price, no matter when you book. But booking your car ahead of time can help keep spending low. Be sure to read the mileage policy and don't add an extra driver to avoid any surprise fees.
Do I need to bring anything special when I get my car rental in Seattle?
Be sure to carry with you your driver's permit and a credit card in your name.
How old do I have to be to rent a car in Seattle?
Budget's minimum age to rent a car in Seattle is 21. Take time to read through Budget's policies, as there may be additional fees if you are under 25 or for higher category cars especially.
Is there a particular car I should get for my trip to Seattle?
That depends on your needs and what activities you want to do in Seattle. Compact or economy cars are great for short drives and are easier to park. If you are traveling with colleagues or family, then a SUV or mid-size vehicle will have more room for everyone's bags and offer a more comfortable ride. Those looking for a bit of extravagance on their Seattle vacation can choose a higher-end category like a Mercedes C-Class or Audi A4 or similar.
Do I need insurance when I rent a car in the United States?
You are required to have insurance before you rent a car in the United States. Although many of the major card issuers, like MasterCard or Visa, offer some coverage, there are usually restrictions. For instance, you may not be covered 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 add on Collision Damage Coverage through CarRentals.com at checkout.
Do I need to pay a deposit when I book my Budget car rental?
Budget requires a deposit when you book your rental car. Budget will block the deposit on your credit once you reserve your vehicle for your trip. Please be aware that the deposit can vary greatly based on the make and model of the rental.
Do I have to full up the tank before I take my car back to Budget?
We advise 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 return the car to Budget.
Why should I get unlimited miles?
Seattle has over half a million people, so there should be plenty to do. Unlimited miles allow you to see what else Washington has to offer worry free.
Does Seattle Budget offer one-way car rentals?
Budget offers one-way rentals in most cases. You may find it more convenient to drop off your rental at a different location. Be aware there is typically an additional fee when you choose one-way.
Reserve your ride today!
With so much to do and see in Seattle, having access to a vehicle lets you explore at your own pace. When you're ready to explore more of Washington, you can drive when you like, without trying to hail a taxi or sign up for a ride-share.
Before you head out of town, book your Budget Seattle rental car and zip off to take in all the must-see sights at your leisure. Go through CarRentals.com and drive the highway in Seattle, Washington.