Rent a Car at Detroit Metropolitan Airport (DTW)

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Detroit Metropolitan Airport (DTW)

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

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Location Information

Find the best-priced rental cars ranging from luxury to economy models at Avis. We have convenient pickup at Detroit Metropolitan Airport (DTW) so you can have the freedom of a rental car as soon as you arrive in Detroit.

Where is Avis car rental at Detroit Metro Airport?

To reach Avis at Detroit Metro Airport, follow signs to the lower level baggage claim. Then, follow “Walkway to Ground Transportation” signs to the Ground Transportation Centers for courtesy bus pick-up. The courtesy bus will bring you to the rental car facility.

DTW Rental Car Return

Take exit 198 from 1-94 W. Follow DTW airport signs for the Rental Car Return. This will lead you to the Rental Car Campus and the Avis Car Rental lot at 295 Lucas Drive, Detroit, MI 48242. After you return your car, keys, and contract, a shuttle will take you to the Ground Transportation Centers at the terminal.

How old do you have to be to rent a car in Detroit, MI?

For Avis car rental at Detroit Airport, customers as young as 18 can rent a car, although there is an extra charge. Drivers aged 18 to 20 will incur an extra $41-per-day surcharge, and drivers from 21-24 will be charged $28 per day. Drivers 25 and up sustain no extra fees.

What is the best type of car to rent in Detroit?

If you’re visiting Detroit for business or pleasure, Avis has the right car for you. Our car rental models span a variety of sizes and prices so there’s something for everyone.

Passenger Van Rental

When traveling with a touring group, a family reunion, or a support group of Detroit Lions fans, a passenger van rental is the ideal option. Avis has passenger vans that seat 12 or 15 people, so you can easily get around town with your whole crew.

Minivan Rental

If you’re used to driving a roomy Chrysler Pacifica or Dodge Caravan, Avis allows you to enjoy the same comforts with our minivan rentals. Seat a family with young children and have plenty of room for all your luggage too.

SUV Rental

Visit the Great Lakes or get out of town for some beach camping when you rent an SUV from Avis. Our SUV rentals allow you to enjoy the outdoors without worrying about your rental car keeping up.

Long-Term Car Rental

Looking to rent a car for more than a few days? Avis allows you to book a monthly car rental so you save money when you’re in town for an extended period of time. The Avis app can even help you swap out your rental if you need a change of pace during your stay.

Convertible Car Rental

Cruise along the Detroit River in style with a luxury car rental from Avis. Our convertible car rental options include great rides like the Ford Mustang GT convertible or Chevy Camaro.

Road Trip From DTW Airport

Detroit is an excellent place to start a road trip. No matter if you’re looking for beautiful outdoor scenery, excellent food, or just a long scenic drive, you’ll have plenty to do in the area surrounding the great city of Detroit. Read more...

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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