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El Monte Car Rental Reviews

Car rental rating: 4.51 out of 5 with 377 ratings

Fox

"The car was "good" but we only rented and Economy. What did we expect? The staff was great and the rental process easy. Thanks."

(Reviewed on October 10, 2015 )

Sixt

"We had a great experience with the car however, the driver of the shuttle back to the airport was very difficult to EVERYONE on the bus - threw around our luggage, and actually ended up breaking mine. Overall, I was thrill..." Read more

(Reviewed on October 09, 2015 )


Thrifty

"All-around this was a good experience!!"

(Reviewed on October 07, 2015 )

Advantage

"It was a pleasant experience."

(Reviewed on October 06, 2015 )


Sixt

"When I returned my car I was very pleased with the person helping me out. She went out of her way to make sure I was happy. I believe her name was Araceli. Thank you for a great experience."

(Reviewed on October 04, 2015 )

Sixt

"One of my best experiences renting a vehicle"

(Reviewed on October 03, 2015 )


Budget

"I had a rental at fox for a Full size car. They did not have a full size only a Jeep. They referred me to Budget, who saved the day. THANKS BUDGET"

(Reviewed on October 01, 2015 )

Enterprise

"Excellent, Thank you,"

(Reviewed on October 01, 2015 )


AMPM

"Rosa the CSR at the location was SPECTACULAR! Seamless, super fast, would have paid more just for her quality of care and attentiveness."

(Reviewed on September 30, 2015 )

E-Z

"Overall excellent experience."

(Reviewed on September 27, 2015 )


Enterprise

"I was very satisfied with everything thank you very much."

(Reviewed on September 25, 2015 )

U-Save

"Excellent service, I'll use this company again for sure on my next car rental!"

(Reviewed on September 23, 2015 )


Fox

"The first car rental was a great experience. The second care rental, the gentleman wasn't very friendly and didn't know how to use my credit card so it was "declined". He advised me that he had to run a soft credit c..." Read more

(Reviewed on September 23, 2015 )

NU

"Awesome value. Easy location compared to other car rental locations. Honored CarRentals.com rate for additional days. Great customer service. Agent was Tee."

(Reviewed on September 20, 2015 )


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Car rentals in El Monte, Los Angeles: What you need to know

Los Angeles, California, is full of fascinating neighborhoods like El Monte. It's in these neighborhoods where you can get a true feel for a town like Los Angeles. But after you are done exploring all the terrific restaurants and shops in El Monte, you'll need a vehicle to check out everything that Los Angeles provides.

You will need to make sure you have exact amount of money and adhere to a strict schedule if you try to save money by Riding El Monte's bus system. Taxis and rideshares are more convenient, but little trips here and there can add up. Moreover, you may not be able to snag one when you need a ride. Booking a car in El Monte is the easiest way, so you can experience the entirety of the neighborhood and the rest of Los Angeles on your getaway. See below to learn all that you need to know about renting a car in El Monte.

Frequently asked questions

What's the best way to get a cheap car rental in El Monte?

If you are searching for some of the best rates on a car rental, then you've come to the right place. Get the most savings on your tip to El Monte by doing a few things:

  • Compare vehicle pricing before you book
  • Try to avoid pick-ups or drop-offs at airports, which typically cost more
  • Know ahead of time the amount of mileage/fuel you may use
  • Search and reserve as far in advance as you can

Make sure you read the supplier's policy to verify the actual cost before you book.

What kind of rental car should I get in El Monte?

With a variety of types of vehicles to select from, it can be tricky to figure out what car is the best for your trip. But, consider the amount of driving and the number of you're traveling with. Look at the table below to help you select the best vehicle for your trip.

Car TypeBest forCategory includes
Luxury or Premium classWhen you feel like you deserve the bestInfiniti, Audi, or similar
MinivanFamilies with a lot of suitcases and a need for spaceChrysler Pacifica, Dodge Grand Caravan, or similar
Compact CarFor those on a tight travel budgetToyota Yaris, Nissan Versa, or similar

How old do I have to be to rent a car in El Monte?

In most cities, you can rent a car in El Monte, Los Angeles if you are at least 21. Be aware that most car rental companies will charge an added fee if you are under 25 years of age. Moreover, for higher categories, such as premium, large capacity vehicles, or SUVs, the age restrictions can be different. Check with the rental car company before you book.

Do I need insurance when I rent a car?

In United States of America you do need to have insurance before you rent a car. You might also be able to buy additional insurance through the supplier for your trip, if you think your insurance won't cover you while traveling through United States of America.

Many major credit card issuers (Visa, MasterCard, American Express and Discover) usually offer coverage. But many of them have prohibitions, such as not covering large vehicles, like trucks or SUVs. It is best to call and find out exactly what your credit card will cover and how much before you travel to Los Angeles. You can also add on Collision Damage Coverage with CarRentals.com at checkout if you are a United States citizen.

Do I need to return my rental car with a full tank?

At CarRentals.com, we encourage a full tank policy. You pick up your rental with full tank of gas, and you should return it filled up. For a cheaper rate, you should fill up your tank before you bring the car back to the supplier. Stations near or around airports or car rental places tend to have higher prices.

Do any El Monte companies provide one-way?

A lot of rental car companies offer one-way rentals. It may be easier to drop off your vehicle at another location. Be aware that there is usually an extra fee for choosing a one-way car rental. Be sure to read the car rental company's policy to know the total cost.

Should I get unlimited miles when I drive in El Monte?

Many suppliers will offer unlimited miles, but you want to ensure it is part of your bundle. It's useful to know how much you want to drive and plan your trips in advance. Although most rental car suppliers offer unlimited mileage, if it isn't part of your package you could face additional cost. You may want unlimited miles if you're thinking of taking some road trips to explore what else Los Angeles or even California has to offer.

What is there to do around El Monte?

Once you've checked out El Monte, you'll be happy that you have your own car. There are some worthwhile stops around Los Angeles that are just a drive away. You'll be glad you have your rental car because there are a number of museums and historical sites to explore around El Monte. Looking for something to fill an afternoon? Then jump in your car rental and drive to:

  • Interact with a bit of local history with a visit to the Bradbury Building
  • Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences Museum can give you an intriguing look into some California history
  • Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum is a California landmark that could make a good spot to start a day trip
  • Take in even more California culture at the Getty Center

of course, there is a lot more to do in and around El Monte. Jump in your car rental and find what's out there.

CarRentals.com has Your El Monte, Los Angeles Ride

You won't have to worry about aligning your visit to public transportation schedules. Once you have reserved a car rental in El Monte from CarRentals.com, you can drive throughout the neighborhood and the rest of Los Angeles easily. Peruse our selection of vehicles from some of the top car rental suppliers in the nation and select the perfect vehicle for your El Monte getaway! The perfect ride is only a few clicks away.

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Thrifty car rental locations in El Monte

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Enterprise car rental locations in El Monte

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Budget car rental locations in El Monte

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Hertz car rental locations in El Monte

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