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Budget
budget
Car rental reviews:
Good (7.2, 8 reviews)
Car rental locations in Athens:
2 locations
Budget
Locations in Athens
1320 South Roane Street
865-882-2818
2055 Alcoa Highway
+1 865 342 3220
  • 7.3
  • 7.5
  • 7.5
  • 6.8
  • 7.0
Recent reviews
10.0 Excellent
Apr 22 2017
Pros: Remarkable value for our needs!! Nice car too!!
2.0 Poor
Oct 18 2015
Terrible
Cons: I would like to give no stars for every category but I have to give 1 apparently for the lowest score. Even 1 star is too generous in my book.
10.0 Excellent
Dec 31 2015
Pros: It was excellent
Cons: N/A
6.0 Okay
Jan 4 2016
Meh.
Pros: Was offered a nice car once we finally got one.
Cons: Service staff when picking up the car was nonchalant about the fact that they didn't have a car available for me at the time of my reservation. They said it could be about thirty minutes until they had more cars and didn't apologize. When we were given the go ahead to proceed to the garage where our car was, the gentleman who was doling out keys carried on a lengthy conversation with another gentleman and then said oh you can just go over to the car and leave. Thanks. We rented from Hertz earlier that week and had a much better experience. The person renting to me put me at ease by doing a walk around, checking to make sure my lights worked, helping me adjust my seat, etc.
7.6 Good
Mar 27 2016
Short afternoon car rental
Pros: Ease of renting and returning the car. The car had good gas mileage and room for a compact.
Cons: Everything was fine
2.0 Poor
Dec 27 2016
I didn't end up renting from Budget.
Cons: After calling a week in advance about my age and car rental and them okaying everything I got to the rental desk and they wouldn't rent to me and had several issues with the attendant there. We ended up going with Hertz and loved it.
10.0 Excellent
Mar 3 2017
Really Simple Actually
Pros: It was quick to check in, vehicle was ready and quick checking out. Don't know what more to ask for.
10.0 Excellent
Jul 10 2017
Pros: The pickup and drop-off process was very easy at the Knoxville airport. The car was clean and ran very smoothly. We had no problems over a 9-day rental.
Cons: The Malibu has a ridiculously small fuel tank - I will be requesting other full-sized cars for future rentals.
Hertz
hertz
Car rental reviews:
Good (6.8, 2 reviews)
Car rental locations in Athens:
1 location
Hertz
Locations in Athens
710 S Lee Hwy
+1 423 339 5066
  • 7.0
  • 7.0
  • 7.0
  • 6.0
  • 7.0
Recent reviews
10.0 Excellent
Feb 15 2017
Pros: Good and Kind atention
3.6 Mediocre
Jun 1 2017
Pros: MPG on trip was good
Cons: Car had almost 30,000 miles on it and showed signs of no maintenance or care. Smelled randomly of burnt oil in the car so I had to constantly stop and keep a check on engine oil. Had a rattle inside rear door that started getting louder from 45mph up. Took over an hour to pick up car and took almost the same time dropping it off so I could inform them of the issues. this was my first attempt at using another rental company other than enterprise and was frustrating to say the least. I have never had to take more then 15 minutes at their locations to have the car and be on the road. I have also never had an issue with one of their cars mechanicals noting most of their cars are under 15,000 miles and seemed to be washed and vacuumed much better. Car did not break down or require any maintenance on the road however I did have to keep a constant eye on oil etc to make sure there wasnt an issue going on. I informed them when I dropped off the car that it shouldnt go back out until being checked out and what the issues where and they did not seem suprised or concerned and simply knocked off my upgrade price of $30 for a 8 day rental.
Enterprise
enterprise
Car rental reviews:
Okay (6.0, 1 reviews)
Car rental locations in Athens:
5 locations
Enterprise
Locations in Athens
12019 Kingston Pike
+1 865 288 7914
130 Cherry St Ste 2
+1 423 775 4775
2010 Airport Hotel Dr
8659709000
2901 Keith St Nw
+1 423 473 0181
610 Congress Pkwy N
+1 423 746 0076
  • 6.0
  • 6.0
  • 8.0
  • 4.0
  • 6.0
Recent reviews
6.0 Okay
Mar 13 2017
Pros: felt ignored at counter when I picked up car. I can understand being short staffed but acknowledge me and tell me you are sorry I have to wait. not making eye contact does not help my patience. Expeience was better at drop off.
Thrifty
thrifty
Car rental reviews:
Poor (2.0, 1 reviews)
Car rental locations in Athens:
1 location
Thrifty
Locations in Athens
2055 Alcoa Hwy
+1 865 342 3250
  • 2.0
  • 2.0
  • 2.0
  • 2.0
  • 2.0
Recent reviews
2.0 Poor
Sep 27 2016
They doubled the price.
Pros: Nothing. Didn't get the car.
Cons: Despite calling and ensuring I could have the reservation in my friend's name - the car was for her, it didn't happen. They doubled the price when we got there.
12 travelers who rented a car in Athens gave the car agency they used an average rating of 6.6

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