Rent a Car at Washington Dulles Intl Airport (IAD)

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Washington Dulles Intl Airport (IAD)

Address: 23480 Autopilot Drive, Sterling, VA, Virginia, 20166, U S A
Phone: (1) 703-661-3500
Hours of Operation: Sun - Sat open 24 hrs

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Location Information

Find the perfect car rental at Dulles Airport for you and your travel companions at Avis, a leading provider in rental cars across the nation. Avis at IAD is prepared to provide you with a quick and convenient experience, starting with our Avis car rental app!

Where is Avis at Dulles Airport?

Once you arrive, make your way to the main terminal and baggage claim and get any checked luggage. Proceed down the ramp through Door 2, 4, or 6 and head to the rental car shuttle pickup at Curb 2D. Each company has their own shuttle, so keep an eye out for the Avis shuttle. That will take you to the Avis rental counter and lot.

IAD Rental Car Return

To return your rental car, all you need to do is return to the airport lot, located at 23480 Autopilot Drive, Sterling, VA. Follow Rental Car Return signs on the road as you enter the airport area. The Avis shuttle will take you to the main terminal after you return your car.

How old do you have to be to rent a car in Washington DC?

Avis at IAD abides by the usual standards when it comes to age restrictions for rental cars. You must be at least 21 years of age to rent a car, but if you’re below the age of 25, certain restrictions and surcharges ($27 per day) will apply.

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

The best type of car to rent in DC will greatly depend on your plans and whether or not you’re traveling with other people. Use our guide below to find the best fit for your IAD car rental.

Passenger Van Rental

If you’re visiting the great city of DC with a large party, given the traffic and parking conditions, you may want to upgrade your rental cars to a spacious passenger van rental. Avis provides two different types of van rentals: a 12-seater or a 15-seater.

Minivan Rental

Avis also offers minivan rentals. These roomy vehicles are perfect for family vacations, allowing ample space to transport your whole family and still have room for a cooler full of lunch and snacks to keep the crew energized during a day of sightseeing on the National Mall.

SUV Rental

An SUV Rental might be the best option for you if you have both a bunch of people and a lot of gear. Our variety of SUV rentals provide you with plenty of room for your legs, camera equipment, luggage, and more.

Long-Term Car Rental

If you plan on making your trip a long one, you can save a great deal by arranging for a long-term car rental from Avis at IAD. We make monthly car rentals easy and affordable, so you have one less thing to worry about during your stay.

Convertible Car Rental

Washington DC is surrounded by rolling hills, apple orchards, and beautiful countryside. If you’re the type of person who enjoys a scenic drive, reserve a luxury car rental with a convertible top. You won’t regret cruising with the top down on the winding road that leads to George Washington’s impressive estate.

Road Trip From Dulles Airport

Add some lesser-known travel destinations to your road trip from Washington DC to Baltimore. From historic ships and forts to sports legend shrines, this road trip lets you get hands-on with history. Pick out a rental car, then hit the open road to find out just how engaging history can be. Read more...

Preferred Service
Follow signs to baggage claim area. Outside baggage claim, follow airport signs to island 2D. Avis courtesy busses circle continuously 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
COUNTER: Customer must take the Avis shuttle bus curbside at 2D. Counter is a short ride from the Main Terminal. Avis Courtesy busses circle continuously.
NOTE: The Airport Arrival Terminal gates are quite a distance from the Main Terminal & Baggage Claim. Customers will have to take the Auto Train/People Mover between the 2 Terminals. It could take up to 1 hour or more to clear Terminals & reach our Shuttle Bus. If Baggage has been checked, it could take even longer.
CARS: Located about 5 minutes from Main Terminal.
RETURNS: Same as pick-up.
AFTER-HOURS RETURNS: Open 24 hours.
,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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