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Mercer Island Car Rental Reviews

Car rental rating: 4.5 out of 5 with 138 ratings

Enterprise

"Excellent experience"

(Reviewed on October 01, 2015 )

Fox

"Excellent service"

(Reviewed on September 29, 2015 )


Sixt

"I ordered a Standard car, got a Toyota Corolla, was not 5 adults/4 bags. Sixt Rent a Car this location you take Airport shuttle to rental location, then walk to the end to rent (2 agents max there) then walk to the other ..." Read more

(Reviewed on September 25, 2015 )

Enterprise

"My husband and I rent a car every other month and we've tried many companies. I will always rent from CarRentals.com and use Enterprise. Awesome customer service!"

(Reviewed on September 21, 2015 )


Sixt

"Great service from gentleman at the counter"

(Reviewed on September 20, 2015 )

Hertz

"Good. Car. I. Am. Satisfaction. And. I. Will. Rent. From. Hertz. again. Thanks"

(Reviewed on September 16, 2015 )


Thrifty

"Good experience"

(Reviewed on September 15, 2015 )

Hertz

"The guy that helped us check out was terrific, great customer service, stuck to your policies, super employee. When we were leaving the garage however, it took FOREVER. There was one booth open and one employee to help. ..." Read more

(Reviewed on September 15, 2015 )


Alamo

"CarRentals.com is the absolute best. I will always use them"

(Reviewed on September 14, 2015 )

E-Z

"Didn't enjoy driving a giant Toyota van (Sienna?) when I would have rather driven a small to medium car. But that was all that was available and I was charged the same price. It was a new vehicle too, so no complaints abou..." Read more

(Reviewed on September 13, 2015 )


E-Z

"Awesome service!!"

(Reviewed on September 08, 2015 )

Dollar

"The staff was very helpful and was correct when suggesting one car upgrade for the four in my party plus suitcases. Excellent Customer Support"

(Reviewed on September 01, 2015 )


Sixt

"Customer agent was excellent. Personable and informative. Don't know her name but give her a raise. Auto was clean. Even when I could not figure out how to start this modern vehicle, the agent working returns only laug..." Read more

(Reviewed on August 29, 2015 )

Alamo

"Excellent Alamo Agent"

(Reviewed on August 27, 2015 )


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Car rentals in Mercer Island: What you need to know

Seattle, Washington, is full of interesting neighborhoods like Mercer Island. It's in these communities where you can get a true feel for a region like Seattle. But once you're done checking out all the terrific restaurants and shops in Mercer Island, you'll want some wheels to discover all that Seattle provides.

Grabbing the public transportation is an inexpensive way to get around Mercer Island and the bordering neighborhoods, but then you have to make sure you have the right change and follow a tight schedule. Rideshares and taxis are more convenient, but little trips here and there can add up. Plus, you may not be able to snag one when you need a lift. Booking a car in Mercer Island is the simplest method to make sure you experience the entirety of the neighborhood and the rest of Seattle on your trip. See below to learn everything you want to know about car rentals in Mercer Island.

Frequently asked questions

How can I get a cheap car rental in Mercer Island?

If you are looking for some of the best car rental rates, then you are in the right place. To get the most savings when you travel to Mercer Island you can do a few things:

  • Compare the rates for a few suppliers on the type of car you want
  • Book as far in advance as possible. You will usually get the vehicle of your choice and save more
  • Be aware of any cost for a mileage limits, fuel policy, and additional drivers. That way you can make sure you know the total cost before you rent
  • Don't get more vehicle than you'll need. Typically, the smaller the class the lower the rate

Before you book, be sure to understand the rental policy.

What kind of vehicle should I rent while in Mercer Island?

With a variety of vehicles to choose from, it may be difficult to decide what type is ideal for your getaway. Nevertheless, consider the amount of driving and the number of you are driving with. Our table below can help you decide the best automobile for your trip.

Car TypeBest forCategory includes
LuxuryIf you really want to go all out on your getaway to Mercer IslandInfiniti Q50, Mercedes Benz CLA, or similar
SUV or MinivanIf you plan on doing a lot of exploring and want a comfy rideToyota Rav 4, Dodge Grand Caravan, or similar
Economy or Compact CarEasy to park and have great miles per gallonChevrolet Spark, Vauxhall Corsa, or similar

Do I have to be a certain age to rent a car in Mercer Island?

In most places, you can rent an automobile in Mercer Island, Seattle if you're at least 21. Be aware that most car rental companies will charge an additional fee if you are younger than 25 years of old. Also note, the age restriction may be different for premium, large capacity, SUVs, or other higher category vehicles. Check with the rental car company before you book.

Is insurance required when you rent a car in the U.S.A.?

Many countries require driver's insurance. You may be able to pay for interim insurance through the rental car company. Otherwise, as a U.S. citizen, you can also book Collision Damage Coverage through CarRentals.com at checkout.

Many of the major credit card issuers (Visa, MasterCard, American Express and Discover) generally provide some coverage. But many of them have restrictions, such as not covering large vehicles, like premium models or some SUVs. Be sure to call and find out what kind of coverage is offered before you head to Mercer Island.

Am I required to fill my tank before I bring the rental car back?

Most rental car companies give you a full tank when you pick up your car. We encourage bringing it back topped off. To avoid any added expenses, it is best to fill up your tank before you bring the car back to the supplier. Stations near airports or car rental places tend to have higher prices.

Do any Mercer Island suppliers offer one-way rentals?

A lot of rental car providers offer one-way rentals. You may find it more convenient to drop off your car at a different location. Keep in mind that there is typically an extra fee for one-way drop offs. Be sure to go through the car rental company's policy to know exactly how much it may cost you.

Why should I get unlimited miles in Mercer Island?

Many suppliers offer unlimited miles, but you need to ensure it's part of your package. It's helpful to know how far you want to drive and plan your trips in advance. Although most rental car providers offer unlimited mileage, if it isn't part of your package those miles can pile up and so can the extra cost. You may need to get unlimited miles if you're thinking of taking some road trips to discover what else Seattle or even Washington has to offer.

What is there to do around Mercer Island?

Once you've checked out Mercer Island, you'll be happy that you have your own vehicle. There are some worthwhile stops around Seattle that are just a drive away. There is a lot of history in and around localities like Mercer Island. You'll find 7 historical sites and landmarks in nearby Seattle. If you are a fan of history, then you can't miss places like:

  • DUWAMISH on Lake Washington Ship Canal and Chittenden Locks in Seattle
  • ADVENTURESS located at Lake Union Drydock
  • Seattle Electric Company Georgetown Steam Plant found at off WA 99 at King County Airport
  • Pergola Pioneer Building and Totem Pole at 5th Ave. and Yesler Way in Seattle

Washington is full of things to do for tourist and locals alike. You may just have to jump into your rental and find what is else is around the area.

Book Your Mercer Island Ride Today

You won't have to worry about coordinating your trip to public transportation schedules. After you have reserved a car rental in Mercer Island from CarRentals.com, you'll be able to cruise throughout the neighborhood and the rest of Seattle with ease. Look through our selection of vehicles from the top rental car agencies in the nation and select the perfect car for your Mercer Island getaway. The perfect vehicle is only a few clicks away.