Rent a Car at Detroit Metropolitan Airport (DTW)

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Detroit Metropolitan Airport (DTW)

Address: 295 Lucas Drive, Detroit, Michigan, 48242, U S A
Phone: (1) 734-942-3450
Hours of Operation: Sun - Sat open 24 hrs

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If you’re looking for comfortable and reliable airport car rentals, look no further than Avis.  A vast selection of quality vehicles and exceptional service make Avis the preferred choice for Detroit airport car rentals. Whether you need a compact, an SUV or something in between, Avis Car Rental has the right vehicle for you.

Once you’ve landed at Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport, simply use the Avis phone in the baggage claim area to call to arrange courtesy shuttle service to the Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport car rentals lot, three minutes away from the terminal. In a hurry? You can accelerate your travel experience with Avis Preferred, a complimentary membership that allows you to skip the line and go straight to your car.

If you’re here on business, you’ll probably be staying in one of the casino resort hotels: MGM Grand Detroit, MotorCity Casino and Greektown Casino. There’s more than gambling to these resorts—get pampered in spas, and enjoy fine dining in the many restaurants and live entertainment in the evenings.

No first-time trip to Detroit is complete without visiting the home of Motown’s first recording studio at the Motown Historical Museum. This legendary label’s roster once included Diana Ross, Stevie Wonder, Marvin Gaye and the Jackson 5, to name just a few.

Wherever you decide to spend your time in Detroit, you can count on your Avis DTW car rental to get you there in style. Enjoy your visit to the Motor City! Flying in for an overdue break or here for a round of business talks? Get a long term car rental and avoid the hassle of searching for transport. 

Preferred Service
Proceed through the main concourse to the lower level, past the Avis counter, then to the far traffic island for courtesy bus pick-up to the rental car facility. If the bus is not waiting then proceed to the courtesy phone and dial Avis Car Rental. 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
IMPORTANT - Note - no rental car desks inside the terminals.

COUNTER: **Airline Passengers** North Terminal: (services all other airlines, Air Canada, American, United, Lufthansa, US, Southwest, Spirit, Frontier, Jet Blue, Air Tran and Royal Jordanian). Upon arrival, follow the "Ground Transportation" signs to the lower level baggage claim area. After collecting luggage follow the terminal signs to the 1st floor up to the "Walkway to Ground Transportation" where the Avis courtesy bus will be waiting to take you to the Avis rental counter located on airport property at the Rental Car Campus. If the bus is not waiting then proceed to the courtesy phone and dial Avis Car Rental.

The McNamara (Delta Terminal): services Delta and Air France. Upon arrival, follow the "Ground Transportation" signs to the lower level baggage claim area. Exit the building, cross the street & look for the Avis Car Rental shuttle bus. If the bus is not waiting then proceed to the courtesy phone and dial Avis Car Rental.

International Terminal: (services International based carriers) Upon arrival, follow the "Ground Transportation" signs to the lower level baggage claim area. Exit the building, cross the street & look for the Avis Car Rental shuttle bus. If the bus is not waiting then proceed to the courtesy phone and dial Avis Car Rental.

TIME Please allow 7 minutes for bus ride from closest terminal to the counter, 11 minutes for bus ride from the farthest terminal.

DISTANCE From terminal to car lot: 1.8 miles

Local Renters proceed to Avis at the Rental Car Campus which is located on the northeast corner of the Airport along Lucas Drive.

WALK-UP RENTERS Follow airport signs for Rental Car Return. They will lead to the Rental Car Campus where the Avis Car Rental lot is located. 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.

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