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 Hertz. Stop wasting your vacation waiting on the bus, or being nickel and dimed with ride-shares or taxis. Having your own vehicle allows you to go to the sites you want to see the most, whenever you want. Make your upcoming getaway to Massachusetts even better with a Hertz rental car.
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Boston is home to over half a million people, meaning this region is sizable enough for a bit of exploration. Many visitors come to appreciate Boston's growing art scene. Whatever you choose to do first, you'll want to take in as much of Boston as you can during your trip. You'll be able to explore of this city once you get the keys to your Hertz rental car.
We work with the finest dealers in the industry. Hertz has over one hundred years of car rental experience and a fleet containing many of the most popular in the business, like Kia and Ford. With Hertz history and thousands of distributors globally, you will be well taken care of.
Frequently asked questions
How do I get the best rates on a Boston Hertz car rental?
We try to get you the lowest rates, whether you reserve your vehicle. However, booking ahead of time can help keep spending low. Be sure to check the mileage policy and don't add an extra driver to avoid any surprise fees.
What do I need to bring when I pick up my car rental in Boston?
You will need to carry with you credit card, as well as your driver's license.
What's Boston's minimum age to rent a car?
Hertz's minimum age to rent a car in Boston is 21. Some rentals, especially higher category vehicles, may have an added fee if you are under 25. Make sure to review Hertz's policies to determine if there is an additional cost for you.
What kind of Hertz rental car should I 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 ideal for short drives and are easier to park. If you are traveling with family or friends, then a mid-size vehicle or SUV will have more room for luggage and offer a more comfortable ride. Those looking for a touch of extravagance on their Boston getaway 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?
In the United States you do need to have insurance before you rent a car from Hertz. Although many of the major card issuers, like Visa and MasterCard, give some coverage, there are usually restrictions. For example, you may not be covered if you book a larger or luxury vehicle. Make sure to check credit card company's policy before you decide. Additionally, as a U.S. citizen, you can also purchase Collision Damage Coverage with CarRentals.com at checkout.
Does Hertz require a deposit at the time of booking my rental car?
Hertz does require a deposit when you book your rental car. Hertz will block the deposit on your credit once you book your vehicle for your trip. Please note that the deposit will vary greatly based on the model and make of the rental.
Do I have to full up the tank before I take my car back to Hertz?
We suggest a full to full policy. You receive the vehicle topped off. However, if you return the rental with less than the amount it was given to you, most companies will charge a premium, and sometimes up to 3X the amount of current gas prices to refill it. If you want to save some money, it is best to find a gas station before you return the car to Hertz. Stations near or around airports or car rental places tend to have higher prices.
Do I need unlimited miles when I drive in Boston?
Boston has over half a million people, so there should be plenty to do. Unlimited miles allow you to go out downtown or have a night out in downtown Boston worry free.
Does Boston Hertz offer one-way car rentals?
Hertz offers one-way rentals in most cases. You may find it more convenient to return your vehicle at a different location. Be aware there may be an additional fee when you opt for one-way.
Reserve your ride today!
With so much to do and see in Boston, having access to your own auto lets you explore at your own pace. When you're ready to see more of Massachusetts, you can go wherever you want to, without having to coordinate a ride-share or hanging out a stop waiting for the bus.
Before you head out of town, book your Hertz Boston car rental and zip off to take in all the must-do activities at your own pace. Go with CarRentals.com and speed along the highway in Boston, Massachusetts.