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Book Economy Rent a Car car rentals in Vancouver

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Economy Rent a Car car rental prices in Vancouver

Economy car
Economy
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Compact car
Compact
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Intermediate car
Intermediate
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Standard car
Standard
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Full-size car
Full-size
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Luxury car
Luxury
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Minivan car
Minivan
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Passenger van car
Passenger van
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Commercial car
Commercial
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Pickup Truck car
Pickup Truck
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Reviews for Economy Rent a Car in Vancouver

Pros

" value."(in 729 reviews)
" gas mileage."(in 729 reviews)
" and new."(in 729 reviews)

Cons

"This was the worst ."(in 277 reviews)
"I will Kayak again."(in 248 reviews)
"Will from them again."(in 248 reviews)
Overall Rating6.2 OkayBased on 106 reviews
Cleanliness
6.8
Comfort
6.7
Overall
6.2
Pick-up/Drop-off
5.9
Value for money
6.4

Recent reviews

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4.0
None, still waiting for my deposit back and I see they billed my credit card again two days later? Same amount as the damage deposit. I better get that reversed!Reviewed Apr 10 2024
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2.0
Cons:extremely dishonest staff, promised 300$ but ended up charging 658$Reviewed Dec 29 2020
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5.2
Pros:Pick up/drop off were confusing and not explained at all. We had to call the company and were told to meet at a different location than publicized.Reviewed Feb 4 2020
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6.0
Pros:Good priceCons:Didn’t get the honda HRV we expected even I requested in advance to ensure that’s what I reserved for.Reviewed Dec 9 2019
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6.0
Pros:Staff was friendly and helpful. Car was niceCons:The shuttle service is lacking compared to other car rentals. Customers arriving from other countries may not be able to call them for a pickup. Some kind of texting option would work better. Also, there was no early shuttle available to return to the airport. They were helpful and arranged a cab.Reviewed Sep 24 2019
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2.4
Pros:Although the young man at the desk did not seem eager to help, when pressed, he said the manager might help us find another car rental place. And he did. That was appreciatedCons:I feel having a phone system that allows call to be answered and messages received would be helpful. When we were running late and called to tell them no one answered and the mailbox was full. We could not leave a message. As a consequence the car we reserved was given to someone else.Reviewed Sep 22 2019
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2.0
Cons:The check in process was about an hour. The car that we were assigned was driven off of the lot to get cleaned just as we were done signing over four contracts. This led to another long delay. We recommend using another car service if you want a timely departure and good customer service.Reviewed Aug 29 2019
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5.6
Pros:Good car, roomy and nice to drive.Cons:When we arrived we discovered that I had reserved our vacation with one day missing. The “fix” for an 8 day rental, adding only one day, more than offered DOUBLED our expense. We will never use this company ever again.Reviewed Jun 16 2019
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4.8
Cons:This is supposed to be an airport car rental but they close at 6:00 and you can’t pick up your car after that. Unbelievable. And don’t try to pick it up a second sadly either or they’ll try to charge you for an extra day.Reviewed Apr 16 2019
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4.0
Pros:The car was really nice even though it was dirtyCons:Clean car, pickup really complicated (can only call a local number no email which makes it stressful/difficult), offsite, multiple names of rental car place, charged actual deposit instead of putting pending/hold on cardReviewed Apr 9 2019
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9.2
Pros:What I liked was the staff. They worked hard to remedy the situation while explaining what went wrong in the web booking. Their team effort to make it right for us was very appreciated. I know in the future that I can trust this company to do the right thing. I liked these guys and their effort madeCons:To compete with the big companies they could be better at streamlining pick up and drop off since they are offsite. Technology could really enhance that. Uniforms project professionalism. It is these points that could really enhance their business.Reviewed Mar 5 2019
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7.6
Pros:Fuel economy and the model of vehicle available.Cons:Interior windows needs cleaning. Sheen from wax cleaner/buildup was a safety hazard once the while faced the sunlight.Reviewed Feb 11 2019
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Where can I find Economy Rent a Car car rentals in Vancouver?

Address

1156 West Hastings

Address

1361 Robson Street

Address

Airport Off-site 2651 No 3 Road Richmond

Phone

+1 778 385 5551

Address

1128 W Hastings St

Address

2651 Number 3 Road Richmond

Good to know

Most popular location

Airport Off-site 2651 No 3 Road Richmond

Most popular car type

Standard

Top tips for renting a car from Economy Rent a Car in Vancouver

  • When you go to book Economy Rent a Car car rentals in Vancouver, you’ll find that there are a variety of different vehicle models available that suit the region well. For instance, if you intend on mainly exploring the downtown, you can select a small economy model, as these are typically easiest to maneuver through small streets and traffic. If you will be going on a road trip or enjoying some recreational activities in the area, you may want something larger, like an SUV or van. Having extra space will give you plenty of room to store any luggage or equipment.
  • Travellers who make the decision to book Economy Rent a Car car rentals in Vancouver can always opt to pick up their vehicles outside of standard business hours. If this is the case for you, make sure that you contact the branch where you plan to rent your car, before your pickup day. Whether or not you are granted your request depends on availability at the time, making it important that you contact Economy Rent a Car as far in advance as you can.
  • Those who book Economy Rent a Car car rentals in Vancouver also have the ability to benefit from the company’s flexible cancellation and modification policy. If you pay for your rental vehicle in advance, you normally will not receive a refund. However, if you choose to pay for your rental when you pick the vehicle up, you can change or cancel your reservation at any time with being required to pay an additional fee.
  • To be extra prepared in case of any situation, you can always choose to add on Economy Rent a Car’s Roadside Assistance Protection. When you are covered by this service, it means that the company will pay for certain things that typically do not fall under classic protection, such as creating a replacement key or changing a flat tire on the side of the road.
  • Standard rental cars from Economy Rent a Car in Vancouver are around 10% cheaper than other car types, on average.

FAQs about renting a car from Economy Rent a Car in Vancouver

  • What are the best pickup locations for Economy Rent a Car car rentals in Vancouver?

    One pickup location for Economy Rent a Car car rentals in Vancouver that is especially popular is the branch located directly at Vancouver International Airport (YVR). If you will be flying into the area, picking your car up directly from YVR can be a convenient choice. The branches located at Robson Street and Richmond Road are also quite popular due to their central locations.

  • Am I able to pick my own Economy Rent a Car car rental in Vancouver, or will I be assigned a vehicle by the company?

    When you first go through the process of making your reservation for your car rental in Vancouver, you will be asked to select the type of car that you would like to receive. The office you are renting from will do its best to provide you with this exact vehicle, but it ultimately comes down to what happens to be in its fleet at the time. If it does not have the car you’re looking for, a representative will give you something similar instead.

  • Is it possible for me to have my Economy Rent a Car car rental in Vancouver delivered directly to me?

    Unfortunately, Economy Rent a Car does not have a service that delivers its rental vehicles directly to an address of a customer’s choosing. Instead, you will need to physically go to a branch in order to pick up your rental car. After you have paid for your reservation and filled out any necessary paperwork, you will then be able to select and get keys for the vehicle you’ve rented.

  • What is the most popular rental car from Economy Rent a Car in Vancouver?

    Standard (Volkswagen Tiguan or similar) is the most frequently booked rental car type from Economy Rent a Car in Vancouver.

  • How many car rental locations does Economy Rent a Car have in Vancouver?

    Economy Rent a Car has 5 rental locations in Vancouver. Take a look at our Economy Rent a Car rental location map to find the best rental cars near you.

  • Does Economy Rent a Car have a car rental location at the airport: Vancouver Intl airport (YVR)?

    Yes

  • Does Economy Rent a Car offer shuttle or airport pick-up services from Vancouver Intl airport (YVR)?

    No (According to our data)