Brookline car rentals

Brookline car rentals

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Brookline, MA
Oct 30 — Nov 6
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Brookline, MA
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Brookline car rental information

Pick-up locationBrookline
Rental locations2
Airport locations1

Brookline car rental reviews and directory

From $52/dayRated #1
Enterprise
Best rated
Most popular
8.6 Excellent (105 reviews)
4 locations in Brookline
Enterprise
Locations in Brookline
  • 8.7
  • 8.8
  • 8.6
  • 8.5
  • 8.3
Recent reviews
3.9 MediocreSep 2 2021
Reserved one size and was upgraded without request. Supposed to be for the same rate but was actually charged the rate for the upgraded vehicle.
10.0 ExcellentJun 15 2021
I can’t complain at all but for better experience should put more driving trips on your website nice views places to drive to even state forest Dept of recreation parks
10.0 ExcellentNov 29 2020
Amadeo was super helpful, considerate, and patient with my trying out different cars! Excellent customer service!Nothing really except if it could have been free of charge!
7.6 GoodOct 24 2020
The car was clean and had plenty of bells and whistles. The process was fast and simple.Because of COVID, I was hoping for plates from New England. There was exactly one car available at my reserved price point and it had New York plates. There were plenty of cars if I cared to move up to the next level. This seemed planned.
8.0 ExcellentAug 7 2020
Staff was friendly and very helpful!
10.0 ExcellentJul 29 2020
The staff was very friendly and quick, the cost was 1/2 compared to picking it up from the airport, and the vehicle itself was clean and a comfortable ride. Couldn’t ask for a more painless and hassle free rental car experience.The check engine light was on the whole time, but it did not affect the performance of the vehicle. I’d guess it needed an oil chance or scheduled service.
10.0 ExcellentJul 6 2020
Helpful agent
8.8 ExcellentJun 15 2020
Staff friendly and helpful. Was able to adjust pickup and drop off time very easily just by calling office direct.Car only had 1/4 gas at pickup
8.8 ExcellentMay 22 2020
Super easy pick up and drop off without having to go inside
2.0 MediocreMar 21 2020
NothingI did not pick up this rental, kayak never sent me a confirmation for my rental and when I called enterprise to cancel they said I won’t be charged if I don’t pick up the car.
From $42/dayRated #2
Hertz
7.9 Good (5 reviews)
1 location in Brookline
Hertz
Locations in Brookline
  • 8.4
  • 8.4
  • 8
  • 7.2
  • 7.6
Recent reviews
6.0 GoodSep 1 2017
Where are they??Car was ready and clean.They moved location into a Sheraton hotel. Had to ask businesses in area where they had moved. No signage. At drop off there was no one working the desk. Just a sign saying they'd be back in 30 m and to complete a form and drop off with hotel valet. We never could find the "form".
From $50/dayRated #3
Avis
7.1 Good (14 reviews)
1 location in Brookline
Avis
Locations in Brookline
  • 7.8
  • 7.5
  • 6.9
  • 7
  • 6.7
Recent reviews
10.0 ExcellentSep 13 2021
We rented a Ford Transit Van to carry the seven of us around Massachusetts during a seven day vacation. Best decision ever! Avis accommodated us above and beyond. Athough we picked the van up at Cambridge Street, we were provided the option to return it directly to the airport. This worked perfectly for our group. The van was clean and in great shape. More though, it got excellent gas mileage for us and was in great shape mechanically. Definitely ten stars for Avis!
5.9 OkayAug 13 2021
Charge was 66 dollars more than I expected.
2.0 MediocreJul 7 2021
Dropping off the vehicle was simple and the staff during the drop off was very nice.The car was absolutely disgusting. None of the windows were clean, the center console was duct taped together- since it was hot, the duct tape was melted and left a stick residue everywhere. The car itself stunk like cigarettes and marijuana. One of the tires had a slow leak that the man assured me was incorrect, along with an ‘oil maintenance’ message that I was told was incorrect. Just a badly maintained vehicle and since I was traveling for the month, I was stuck with a smelly, dirty vehicle.
10.0 ExcellentFeb 8 2021
Easy pick up, easy drop off.The car had a strong cigarette smell.
2.0 MediocreOct 18 2019
It was a dump
3.6 MediocreOct 1 2019
When I needed to drive home, the check engine light came on and it did not work. It took a long time to get somebody. After a couple hours the car started to work. The office to drop office the car was closed so I had to drive to a different office to drop off the car.
10.0 ExcellentMay 31 2017
The car was booked at the wrong location. Avis found us a car at the correct location and honored the original rate. I was very happy.
2.0 MediocreMay 12 2017
No one at rental shopAvis supposed to open at 8am. Avid worker didn't show up until 840am. Car not clean. Smelled like smoke.
6.4 GoodApr 4 2017
The car was fineMy search was for a car at Logan airport. The result was a car in Allston MA. Who would do that?
From $39/dayRated #4
Budget
Cheapest deal
6.8 Good (25 reviews)
1 location in Brookline
Budget
Locations in Brookline
  • 7.2
  • 7.2
  • 6.6
  • 6.4
  • 6.5
Recent reviews
6.0 GoodSep 6 2019
Friendly, helpful staffI had to wait for hours because the computers kept breaking down. I couldn’t drive the car for a full day because of this.
10.0 ExcellentJul 17 2019
The staff were incredibly helpful.Kayak needs to fix the address for this location. It’s not in Boston - it’s in Allston.
8.8 ExcellentJun 3 2019
Staff was friendly, location ok! All went very easy and with politeness and kindness!Premises on location could support an upgrade.
5.2 OkayAug 2 2018
I put in for pick up at Logan. Without notice was moved to Cambridge. Had to call to fix my pick up location at a far greater cost. Dump CarRental.com and Allianz insurance.
6.4 GoodOct 31 2017
Drop-off location had moved so location on email was wrong.
4.0 OkayOct 18 2017
Pick up nightmare!The vehicle was comfortableWhen we arrived at the Boston airport, the lines at Budget were so long it took an hour to get through the line only to discover the vehicle I reserved was not at the airport location, but at another Budget location on the other side of Boston and that location was already closed for the day! So we had to cancel our arrival day plans and take a very expensive cab ride across town to our accommodations that night. The next morning I had to get to the Budget office across town only to find out that office had been permanently closed and had to run a mile and a half to another location. When I finally arrived, the vehicle we reserved was there, but it had a spare tire on it as one of the tires had been blown out, and th vehicle kept chiming that it needed an oil change. I will never rent from Kayak or Budget again.
6.0 GoodAug 26 2017
Misleadimg address for pickupWe found out when we got to the airport that to pick up the car we had to go into downtown Boston to pick up the car--we were trying to get to a family reunion and could not do that. Fortunately a wonderful agent rebooked us for a car at the airport or we would have been in trouble. The car description should also say whether or not the pickup is at the airport. The car was fine.
2.0 MediocreJul 25 2017
The office was closed when we arrived.
2.0 MediocreJul 24 2017
line was 3 hours long to pick up the carnothing, we cancelled the rental and went with another company which had a reasonable line.the line to pick up a budget rental car was literally 3 hours long. people at the front had been WAITING THREE HOURS. i will never rent with Budget again.
6.0 GoodJul 15 2017
Update your pickup addressesThe car was fine, drop-off easy and conveniently located in Logan airport.My receipt gave me the wrong pickup location in Boston. I walked 30 minutes to get to a location that had closed ages ago, and then had to walk an additional 20 minutes (in the opposite direction) to get to the actual pickup location. Then I waited 40 minutes for a car. Thanks.
Teslarents
1 location in Brookline
Teslarents
Locations in Brookline
Recent reviews
From $75/day
U-Save
1 location in Brookline
U-Save
Locations in Brookline
Recent reviews
156 travelers who rented a car in Brookline gave the car agency they used an average rating of 8.1

Car rental locations in or near Brookline

Good to know

Most popular agency

Enterprise

Most popular car type

Economy

Average price

$68/day

Good deal

$52/day

When to book a rental car in Brookline

Average daily price per month
Rental car prices as pick-up date approaches

Car rental insurance in Brookline

Collision Damage Waiver (CDW) & Theft Protection Waiver

Some Brookline car providers already include Collision Damage Waiver (CDW) and Theft Protection Waiver into the rental price but not all of them. We recommend always be aware of your coverage when renting a car in in Brookline.

Deductible

Keep in mind that car rental insurances often have a deductible clause, which is the amount you’ll have to pay if something happens during the time of your rental. If you want to avoid unwanted surprises, you should consider adding a no-deductible option to your Brookline car rental.

Top tips for renting a car in Brookline

  • 25% of our users found rental cars in Brookline for $52 or less
  • Book your rental car in Brookline at least 1 day before your trip in order to get a below-average price
  • Economy rental cars in Brookline are around -9% cheaper than other car types, on average

FAQs about renting a car in Brookline

  • Some car rental companies in Brookline which have updated their car rental health and safety policies due to COVID-19 to make sure vehicles are clean and disinfected include Enterprise, Hertz and Budget

  • On average a rental car in Brookline costs $68 per day.

  • The average gas price in Brookline is $3.63 per gallon over the past 30 days. Filling up a gas tank costs between $44 and $58, depending on the car size.

  • Economy (Hyundai Accent or similar) is the most frequently booked rental car type in Brookline.

  • Car rental companies onsite at Logan Intl airport include Thrifty, Hertz, Enterprise, Dollar, Budget, Avis, Alamo, Advantage, E-Z Rent-A-Car and Payless.

  • Car rental companies that offer shuttle or pick-up services from Logan Intl airport to off-airport locations include Thrifty, Hertz, Enterprise, Dollar, Budget, Avis, Alamo, Advantage, E-Z Rent-A-Car, and Payless.

  • Take a look at our extensive car rental location map to find the best rental cars near you.

  • A Economy car rental in Brookline costs $70 per day, on average.

  • A Compact car rental in Brookline costs $52 per day, on average.

  • A Standard car rental in Brookline costs $59 per day, on average.

  • In Brookline, cars are most frequently rented at Avis 200 Hanscom Drive (13 miles from city center).

  • On average a rental car in Brookline costs $478 per week ($68 per day).

  • On average a rental car in Brookline costs $2,047 per month ($68 per day).

  • Finding the right price, understanding the add-ons and staying up to date with policy changes can be a challenge. That’s why KAYAK has produced the ultimate guide to renting a car to help you cut though the jargon and make the right choice for your rental car. Find tips and insights for how to book your rental, what car rental insurance you’ll need, how to deal with a car rental agency and what extra fees to expect (and avoid!).