Rent a Car at Los Angeles International Airport (LAX)

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Los Angeles Intl Airport (LAX)

Address: 9217 Airport Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA, California, 90045, U S A
Phone: (1) 310-342-9200
Location Type: Corporate
Hours of Operation: Sun - Sat open 24 hrs


Location Information

Avis at LAX airport welcomes you to California! Give yourself a great start to your trip with a convenient rental car. From luxury convertibles to economy cars, Avis car rental at the Los Angeles airport will give you both quality and convenience.

Where is Avis at LAX?

At the airport, follow signs to the baggage claim. Exit the nearest doors and find the purple Car Rental Tram Stop Sign.  Wait at there for the Avis shuttle to arrive and take you to the rental car facility.

LAX Rental Car Return

To return your Avis rental car, head to 9217 Airport Boulevard, Los Angeles. As you approach the airport follow signs for “Rental Car Return.” Look for the Avis sign as you get close to the lot. Shuttles are available to take you back to the terminal for your flight.

How old do you have to be to rent a car in Los Angeles, California?

In California, the normal age at which Avis rents vehicles is 25. However, some vehicle classes are available to rent to customers ages 21-24 with a valid driver’s license, who own an Avis-honored credit card. Keep in mind that there is an underage surcharge fee of $27 per day for drivers ages 21-24.

What is the best type of car to rent in Los Angeles?

Many visitors to Los Angeles agree that economy cars are the best rental car options. The fuel-efficient models are cheaper and easier to navigate in city traffic than SUVs. However, if you’ll be taking the beautiful drive to San Diego during your trip, a convertible will give you the best ocean view. The best car for your trip ultimately depends on your needs. Here are a few options.

Passenger Van Rental

Avis offers 12- and 15-passenger van rentals, such as the Ford Transit or similar models. These have plenty of legroom and luggage space to keep everyone comfortable. Van rentals make keeping your large group together so easy.

Minivan Rental

If you’ll be traveling with children, you’ll love the Avis selection of minivan rentals. Choose from the Chrysler Pacifica, Kia Sedona, Honda Odyssey, or similar models to keep your kids safe.

SUV Rental

Our selection of LAX car rentals includes a variety of premium SUVs. Choose from models like the GMC Yukon Denali if you’ll be doing any outdoor activities, driving on California’s sandy beaches, or traveling on rougher roads.

Long-term Car Rental

Avis long-term car rentals are a great deal for anyone who will be in Los Angeles for several weeks or more. The longer you rent, the better your savings! Our monthly car rentals can be easily managed from the Avis app.

Convertible Car Rental

LA is a prime location for a luxury car rental. Choose from our convertibles, such as the Ford Mustang GT and the Chevrolet Camaro, to enjoy the beautiful California air. Park the convertible at Silent Disco for a unique experience where the music is always perfect, since you choose it!

Road Trip From LAX Airport

Ready for a road trip you’ll never forget? The California coast is home to some of the best travel destinations. There are nearly endless places to visit! This road trip will take you from LAX through some of the most beautiful views and enjoyable stops along the way. Read more...

Don't feel like leaving the city? Check out top Los Angeles attractions such as the Los Angeles Zoo and Botanical Gardens, Warner Bros. Studio, and Madame Tussauds Hollywood.

Preferred Service
Follow signs to the baggage claim area. Proceed outside and wait under the purple Car Rental Tram Stop Sign for the courtesy bus to take you to the rental car facility.,Upon arrival at the rental facility, check your email on your smartphone or the Preferred board for the space number of your preassigned vehicle.
You have the option to accept the preassigned car or exchange it for a similar car from the Select & Go Exchange Area or upgrade the car to a specialty vehicle from the Select & Go Upgrade Area. Cars in the Select & Go Upgrade Area have the additional daily cost posted on the hangtag.
Once you have selected your vehicle, drive the vehicle to the exit booth and present your driver's license to the Avis representative who will quickly complete the transaction and get you on your way.
General Directions
AIRLINE PASSENGERS: Follow signs to the baggage claim area. Proceed outside and wait under the purple Car Rental Tram Stop Sign for the Avis courtesy bus which will take you to the Avis car lot for the rental procedures.
WALKING DISTANCE from rental counter to car lot: 200 feet,WALK-UP RENTERS Follow airport signs for Rental Car Return. They will lead to the Avis car rental lot.
After-hours Returns
Park & lock the car. Place the completed contract & the keys in the Drop Box located in the Returns area. Remember to take your personal belongings with you.

Terms & Conditions

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