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Rental car options at Washington DC Reagan National Airport

The following car rental companies received the highest ratings in Washington DC Reagan National Airport. Compare the ratings and prices of these rental companies with a single search.

  • Alamo

    9 (8619)
    No rates available
  • National Car Rental

    9 (402)
    No rates available
  • Enterprise

    8.9 (1921)
    No rates available
  • Thrifty

    8 (5438)
    No rates available
  • Hertz

    7.8 (6852)
    No rates available
  • Dollar Rent a Car

    7.8 (4314)
    No rates available
  • Budget

    7.6 (9604)
    No rates available
  • Avis

    7.2 (5940)
    No rates available
  • Sixt

    8.4 (3316)
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  • Advantage Rent a Car

    No reviews
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Washington DC Reagan National Airport Guide


Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport, also called DCA, is situated in Arlington, in the state of Virginia, just across the Potomac from the capitol. The original terminal of the airport was built in the early 1940s, and now referred to as Terminal A, it is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. The view from the airport is like no other. There are monuments, shops and restaurants for the traveller's convenience, and a total of 44 gates available to passengers. The airport sits on over eight hundred acres, over one hundred of which is underwater.

Airport Facilities

There are pedestrian bridges and tunnels with moving sidewalks, so the traveller can easily move from the terminals to the parking areas.

The airport has many services available to meet travellers' needs. The USO lounge serves military personnel and their families daily from 6am to 10pm. Services such as currency exchange (Travelex), free WiFi, insurance, faxing, copying, notary and other services are available daily from 7am to 9pm. There is even a Pet relief area at the airport, to give service dogs a run around.

Shops and restaurants at the airport are in abundance. There are all kinds of fast food restaurants, cafe's bars, fashion shops, boutiques, duty free, book stores, electrical stores. Everything you can think of you will find at the Ronald Reagan Airport.

The airport is convenient to many area hotels. Whether you are here for business or leisure, your experience should be a pleasant one. Hotels near to the airport are; Americana Hotel, Best Western Inn, Best Western Old Colony Inn, The Churchill Hotel, Comfort Inn Alexandria, Crowne Plaza Washington and many more.


There is a shuttle bus service that operates between the parking areas, terminals and specific routes about every six minutes. Passengers can take a shuttle or a quick walk to several car rental companies located at Reagan National Airport. There are currently eight rental car companies available including; Alamo, Avis, Budget, Dollar, Hertz, National, Thrifty and Enterprise.

The airport connects to the Metrorail system directly. Tickets should be booked in advance of travel in order to secure a seat. Buses, shuttle services, and taxis are all available outside of the terminal entrance to take passengers into Washington City and beyond.

Practical information

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  • City speed limit
    25 - 70 km/h
  • Freeway speed limit
    90 - 130 km/h
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What do I need to do when picking up a car?

To pick up your car, you will need your voucher, passport, driver's license and a credit card. It is very important that your driver's license and credit card are in the same name as the main driver. Keep in mind that the local rental company will reserve a certain amount on your credit card as a deposit. This requires the PIN code for your credit card. If your driver's license is foreign (for example, in Chinese), you must bring a translation with you. Only your original passport and driver's license will be accepted - a copy is not sufficient.

Are there any additional costs?

In general, our rates are all-inclusive. Should there be any additional costs, our booking department will get in touch with you before issuing the invoice. Should you object, you can always cancel your reservation with no obligations attached (at least 48 hours in advance).

What kind of insurance is applicable to my car rental?

In general, Liability Insurance, Fire Insurance, All-Risks Insurance and Theft Insurance are included in the cost of your rental car.

What is a worry-free label?

Only rental companies with a high level of customer satisfaction are eligible to be included in our Worry-Free selection. This rate includes excess cover and unlimited kilometres. Your vehicle will be provided and must be returned with a full tank of fuel. With a vehicle from our Worry-Free selection, you can travel with peace of mind and no hidden costs.

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Which car rental companies are compared by Carrentals.co.uk at this location?
  • Alamo
  • National Car Rental
  • Enterprise
  • Thrifty
  • Hertz
  • Dollar Rent a Car
  • Budget
  • Avis
  • Sixt
  • Advantage Rent a Car
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