Rent a car Charlotte Airport - North Carolina car rentals from Charlotte Douglas International
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SUV rental in Charlotte Airport is a popular and inexpensive option - above the Toyota RAV4 SUV rental vehicle from Alamo
The major airport of North Carolina, officially known as Charlotte Douglas Airport (CLT), is located approx. 7 miles west of Charlotte city centre, with good access to major motorways: Interstate 85 and Interstate 77. See location map of Charlotte Airport.
Charlotte Airport car rental companies
Rent a car services at Charlotte Douglas Airport are provided by several large companies, amongst them: Avis Rent a Car, Budget, Dollar, Enterprise, Hertz, National/Alamo, Sixt Car Rental and Thrifty. Car hire desks are located on the ground level in the baggage claim area of the airport.
Compare prices of Charlotte Airport rental cars with Cartrawler
Usually, prices of the cheapest car hire deals at Charlotte Airport available on Cartrawler start from approx. £120 for a week in economy class (in Charlotte Airport it is often a Chevrolet Aveo, a Hyundai accent, or similar). For only slightly more, however, you can often enjoy a much larger vehicle, for example an all American Dodge Avenger or a Chrysler 200 in standard/intermediate class, available to rent from Charlotte Airport usually from around £140 for a week.
Cadillac CTS - luxury car hire from Alamo, Avis or National in Charlotte Airport, US
If you are in for some luxury, premium vehicles, such as for example Lincoln MKS, Cadillac CTS, Ford Mustang Convertible (or similar) to rent from Charlotte Airport can often be found on Cartrawler at very appealing prices.
As any major American airport, Charlotte Douglas offers a comprehensive choice of minivans and minibuses to rent, ranging from 7-seaters (Dodge Caravan, Chrysler Town and Country, or similar) to large vehicles with space for up to 12 people (for example a very popular at Charlotte Airport Ford Econoline).
12 to 15-seater minivans/minibuses available for rent at Charlotte Airport - as the passenger van Ford Econoline above or similar from Avis or Budget
Flights from UK to Charlotte, North Carolina
The major carrier at Charlotte Airport, US Airways, operates several non-stop European routes, amongst them flights from London-Heathrow.
Charlotte – important location in North Carolina
Although Raleigh is the capital of North Carolina, Charlotte is the state’s major city. It is named in honour of Charlotte of Mecklenburg-Sterlitz whose statue erects in front of Charlotte Airport and nicknamed the “Queen City”.
Charlotte is an important financial and banking centre of the USA housing headquarters of several important financial institutions, amongst them Bank of America and Wells Fargo & Company. Several large companies of different branches of industry are located in Charlotte: Chuiquita Brands International, Carolina Foods, Coca-Cola Bottling Co., Sonic Automotive and SPX Corporation, just to mention a few. Charlotte is also important in motorsports industry being home to several NASCAR offices.
Charlotte is a great base of exploring many interesting locations of North Carolina, as well as in the neighbouring states. With a Charlotte Airport hired car at your disposal do not miss on the following attractions (approximate road distances from CLT airport stated below):
- South Park Mall – distance from Charlotte Airport: 10 miles
- US National Whitewater Center – distance from Charlotte Airport: 8 miles
- NASCAR Hall of Fame – distance from Charlotte Airport: 7 miles
- Biltmore Estate, Asheville – distance from Charlotte Airport: 123 miles
- Great Smokey Mountains National Park – distance from Charlotte Airport: 164 mile
- Greensboro – distance from Charlotte Airport: 98 miles
- Concord Mills, Concord – distance from Charlotte Airport: 20 miles
- Family Kingdom Amusement Park (South Carolina) – distance from Charlotte Airport: 170 miles
- Myrtle Beach (South Carolina) – distance from Charlotte Airport: 165 miles
- Gastonia – distance from Charlotte Airport: 16 miles