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1793 Hwy 501 East

Average pickup time: 11-20 minutes.
8 out of 10 (2 Reviews)
9 /10
Friendliness 90%
8 /10
Cleanliness 80%
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10 /10
Pickup time 100%
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7 /10
Overall value 70%
5 out of 5
Brian DowellReviewed on Nov 6, 2019, 12:17 AM
The young lady that helped us was very knowledgeable and helpful she upgraded us to a vehicle that I’ve had my eye on the Hyundai KonaWe turned it in 300 miles away On Saturday and ended up going to the dealership on Monday and driving away in my own. Oh And thank you for all the candy!
3 out of 5
PamReviewed on Apr 27, 2019, 1:05 PM
Service great but car was horrible ride, felt every dip, bump, or ridge in any or all roads. Very disappointed and let down from a new vehicle
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7420 Washington St

Average pickup time: 0-10 minutes.
8.9 out of 10 (7 Reviews)
8.9 /10
Friendliness 89%
8 /10
Cleanliness 80%
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8.3 /10
Pickup time 83%
Overall value
9.1 /10
Overall value 91%
5 out of 5
TrungReviewed on Sep 21, 2020, 5:46 PM
The car pickup was really quick. I never had to go into the office for safety measures during Covid. An agent met me outside, gave me a tour of the car and the keys. I returned the car on Sunday, but the office is closed on Sundays, so I just parked the car and dropped the key in the appropriate return key box.
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2005 Belvedere Rd

Average pickup time: 31-40 minutes.
7.9 out of 10 (40 Reviews)
8.3 /10
Friendliness 83%
7.9 /10
Cleanliness 79%
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8.6 /10
Pickup time 86%
Overall value
8.2 /10
Overall value 82%
3 out of 5
StevenReviewed on Feb 2, 2020, 4:29 PM
I had a tire that was getting flat. Because there is no spare in the car, a tow truck had to come to pick up there car. I was in Boca Raton and although there are budget locations there I was told they couldn't replace the car locally and my wife and I had to ride in a tow truck all the way to Fort Lauderdale airport to get a new vehicle. Not impressive!!
4 out of 5
NaseveReviewed on Jan 20, 2020, 5:52 PM
Nice experience with the supplier
5 out of 5
AllenReviewed on Dec 13, 2019, 2:56 AM
The clerk was fantastic,everything about the rental was great
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280 S Dean Street

Average pickup time: 0-10 minutes.
9 out of 10 (4 Reviews)
10 /10
Friendliness 100%
10 /10
Cleanliness 100%
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9.5 /10
Pickup time 95%
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8.7 /10
Overall value 87%
3 out of 5
RobinReviewed on Oct 4, 2019, 5:18 PM
The service was excellent in getting the car - salesperson followed me to place where I had to drop off car I was driving previously - but the car I was given made a very loud, scary noise every time you touched the accelerator. I thought I should have been given a discount for having to drive a car like that, but no discount was offered.
5 out of 5
Cliff HReviewed on Jun 6, 2019, 1:21 PM
I mentioned I was transporting a bicycle and Glen, the attendant (manager?) said he had some extra larger vehicles and would I like one at no extra charge! It was perfect!!!

Compact car rental: all you need to know

Saving money on your next vacation is a top priority? Whether you plan on going for a short road trip with friends or on a week-long getaway with family, a compact car rental is your best bet. offers huge discounts on a variety of makes and models, so you're sure to find one that fits your traveling needs.

How much does it cost to rent a compact rental car?

It doesn’t have to be costly to rent a car, if you take our advice below:

  • Many people drive down to their local car rental agency and rent a car right on the spot without doing any comparison shopping. Use to compare rates from different agencies, and you’ll save both time and money;
  • Book in advance - booking your car at the last minute will mean much higher prices;
  • Being informed about how much mileage and fuel you’ll need, so you can adequately filter your search.

What kind of car is a compact?

A compact rental car offers more value than many other types of vehicles. Smaller engines and lighter weight combine for better fuel economy while still offering enough room to pack in your entire family. Most of the small, compact rental car types come with affordable prices that many other car types can't beat.

Some of the vehicles you could find available to rent include:

  • Nissan Versa Note
  • Ford Focus
  • Fiat 500L or similar vehicles

Please have in mind, that you can only book a category, not a specific model.

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

The general rule is that drivers must be aged 25-65 to rent a car, but it’s worth asking your chosen rental company for their terms and conditions, since age restrictions can differ between suppliers. It could be that, if you’re outside the age bracket, you can still rent if you pay a surcharge.

Do I need insurance for renting a compact car?

Yes, you’ll need to be insured before driving the car, and will need to show proof of coverage if your rental policy doesn’t include insurance. In the U.S., your own car insurance or credit card insurance may suffice. The rates on the website don’t include insurance but, as a U.S. Citizen, you can purchase insurance through

To rent a car in some countries, like Mexico, you will have to buy local insurance on top of your standard one.

What do I need to bring when picking up my compact car?

On arrival, you’ll need your driver’s license, insurance, and the credit card you used to book. Another form of ID may be required, so bring your passport, too.

Is it possible to rent a compact car one-way?

Usually, yes, though sometimes not when crossing a border. A surcharge may apply for one-way rentals, so please contact the car rental company to find out the feasibility and costs entailed.

What fuel policy is available for a compact rental car?

Usually, a full-to-full fuel policy is provided, which means that you will collect your vehicle with a full tank of gas and you will just need to refill it before returning the rental to its drop-off location.

Should I get unlimited miles with a compact car?

Most prices include an unlimited mileage policy, though some local rental suppliers may have mileage restrictions. Contact your supplier for details of the different options available.

When I rent a compact vehicle can I use a debit card?

Not usually. Debit cards are often not accepted by rental companies, who prefer you to pay using a credit card. Cash, pre-paid cards, and gift cards are also not acceptable forms of payment. features cheap deals on compact car rentals that are available from a variety of rental agencies around the world. Whether you need a fuel-saving four-door for your business trip or something affordable to take your college friends on a weekend trip, your answer is here at For more information, you can visit our general car rental FAQ page.