THRIFTY Rental Cars at Las Vegas Airport

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THRIFTY Car Rental at Las Vegas Airport
THRIFTY Car Rental at Las Vegas Airport

Rated 7.4 out of 10

74 / 100
Avg. Wait
17 mins
Quality of Vehicle
73 / 100
Desk Service
73 / 100
flag Vehicle Pickup
71 / 100
Vehicle Drop Off
82 / 100

Out of Terminal

* Calculated from 50 recent reviews from 4894 total reviews.


THRIFTY Car Rental Services at Las Vegas Airport

Thrifty Car Rental is one of the largest companies in the car rental industry around the world. Thrifty car hire Las Vegas airport is among the companies that are housed at McCarran International airport’s Rent a Car Center. It serves passengers who arrive at the airport with their needs for car rental services in visiting the top tourist destinations in Las Vegas.

Thrifty Car Rental Las Vegas Airport serves as one of the most sought after ground transportation services in McCarran International airport. It is located a few miles away from the airport. Getting their services had been made by the airport’s personnel easy as they designate a shuttle that will take passengers to the McCarran Rent a Car Center. The shuttles depart from the airport every five minutes.

The Thrifty Car Rental Las Vegas Airport offers low priced car rental services for leisure and business travelers not only in Las Vegas but also to more than 1,000 cities across America. Thrifty rent a car has been operating in international cities and US major locations. It has established partnership with United Airlines, American Express, Best Western and other corporations in offering package deals and discounts to travelers favoring and seeking all types of savings.

The company is a subsidiary of Dollar Automotive Group; it had started operation in 1958. In 1987, Thrifty Rental Car has become a public company and was later acquired by Chrysler in 1989. In 1990, Thrifty Car Rental had been combined with Dollar Rent a Car thus forming the Dollar Automotive Group Inc.

One of its top programs is the Blue Chip Express Rental Programs wherein a customer advances the rental process in most of Canada and United States locations. The program is specialized to people who are travelling for business purposes. The promotional program offers airport pick-up to customers. This program is also offered to local frequent renters and tourists. Thrifty rent a car Las Vegas airport and at other locations offers free rental day in the company whenever a 16 rental days is accumulated. Also customers can opt to adding airline miles in lieu of the free rental day. Among the partners airlines who uses the Blue Chip rewards promo includes American Airlines, US Airways, Alaska Airlines, United Airlines, Continental Airlines, and Southwest Airlines.

As of 2009, Thrifty and Dollar operates more than 1,475 company owned locations and franchises around the globe. Included in the figure are the 836 service booths and stores located across the United States and Canada. The company employs more than 6,800 managers, agents for customer services, and other positions wherein the majority holds office in North America. Meanwhile, 46 percent of the retail locations in North America are owned and franchised by different businesses in the region. These franchise locations are given an authority to operate with license and rights that can use the technologies and marketing tools of Thrifty Rental Car.

Also, the customers at Thrifty car rental Las Vegas airport can choose the car that suits their preference. The company has a very large fleet of economy cars, luxury cars, and SUV’s. The car choices however vary in each location. Meanwhile, Thrifty rent a car Las Vegas airport offers specials on weekends through their promotional campaign “Drive for $1 per day.” Other similar special deals are also offered throughout the year.

Among the car choices at Thrifty Las Vegas Airport includes: Economy with Chevrolet Aveo; Compact with Ford Focus; Mid-Size with Hyundai Sonata; Standard with Ford Fusion; Full Size with Dodge Charge; Luxury with Lincoln Town Car; Premium with Ford Crown Victoria; Standard Convertible cars with Ford Mustang; Minivan with Dodge Grand Caravan; Standard SUV with Jeep Grand Cherokee; Full Size SUV with Ford Expedition; Mid-Size SUV with Ford Escapade; Mid–Size and Open Air All Terrain with Jeep Wrangler; Premium SUV with Chevrolet Tahoe and Luxury SUV with Chevrolet Suburban.

Part of the marketing strategy of Thrifty Las Vegas airport is its solid partnership with well recognized and known corporate brands. The objective is to provide value-priced packages and also services to the customers of these popular brands. The company is working with American Express, Best Western, Northwest Airlines, Gulf Air, and Hawaiian Airlines. Both the Thrifty Rent a Car and the listed partners are providing frequent car renter and frequent flier exclusive discounts and rewards.

Thrifty car hire Las Vegas airport and all of its other locations is living within the company’s mission to always give its customers “Value Every Time”. The company aims to provide the best possible services to its budget conscious customer across the United States and around the globe especially the airport markets that need an affordable and convenient car rental services.

While, Thrifty car rental services and the other rental companies offers the passengers with a convenience of car rental services, McCarran International Airport also provides alternative ground transportation to passengers. Most of the over 39 million passengers who come and go from the airport every year are looking to go around Las Vegas with full convenience. Thus, the airport also designates a place for parking spaces especially for people who will be picked up by their respective hotels. Taxis and Limos are easily accessible by the baggage claim area; these vehicles will transport you anywhere in Vegas or off Vegas destinations.

Finally, as an added convenience in accessing the city, McCarran International Airport and the Las Vegas Monorail have revised the original plan of the monorail’s Phase 2. Instead of expanding the monorail services to the opposite, it will be expanded towards McCarran airport. This plan is already in motion. The train will have a terminal by the airport which will transport the passengers to the city in no time at all and in a cheaper ways. From the city, the top hotels and casinos are within reach. It saves the passenger a great deal of money, plus a quick tour to the city had been served right after stepping out from the airport.

Where is the THRIFTY Rental Desk at Las Vegas Airport?

From Terminal One: From Baggage Claim, follow signs to Ground Transportation on Level 1. Proceed to the Rental Car Shuttle located at the center median outside doors 10 and 11. Take the blue and white bus to the McCarran Rent-a-car center. From Terminal Three: Follow signs to Ground Transportation from Baggage Claim on Level Zero. Proceed to the Rental Car Shuttle located outside West doors 51-54 and East doors 55-58. Take the blue and white bus to the McCarran Rent-a-car center.

Map of THRIFTY rental desk at Las Vegas Airport

What are THRIFTY Opening Hours at Las Vegas Airport ?

Day Open Close
Monday 06:00 23:59
Tuesday 06:00 23:59
Wednesday 06:00 23:59
Thursday 06:00 23:59
Friday 06:00 23:59
Saturday 06:00 23:59
Sunday 06:00 23:59

The THRIFTY Rental Desk at Las Vegas Airport is located at:

Thrifty Us Corporate


Tel: (877) 283-0898

Rental Desk Location: Out of Terminal

Take a shuttle to the hire desk/counter to collect your vehicle.

What rental cars are available from Thrifty at Las Vegas Airport?

The rental cars available from Thrifty at Las Vegas Airport are:

What are the cheapest rental cars available from Thrifty at Las Vegas Airport?

The lowest priced rental cars from Thrifty at Las Vegas Airport per category are:

What convertible car rentals does Thrifty offer at Las Vegas Airport?

What luxury car rentals does Thrifty offer at Las Vegas Airport?

What electric car rentals does Thrifty offer at Las Vegas Airport?

What automatic car rentals does Thrifty offer at Las Vegas Airport?

Thrifty offer the following automatic cars:

What petrol car rentals does Thrifty offer at Las Vegas Airport?

Thrifty offer the following petrol cars:

What is the fuel policy when renting a car from THRIFTY at Las Vegas Airport?

Code Description
FREETANK Fuel: Included in the price.
FULLFULL Fuel: Pick up and return full.

*Some companies may offer alternative fuel policies on request.

What additional equipment can I rent with a rental car from THRIFTY at Las Vegas Airport?

Item Daily Price
Booster seat
7.00 USD
Child toddler seat
7.00 USD
16.99 USD
Infant child seat
7.00 USD
Ski rack
10.00 USD
Snow chain set
2.50 USD

* Prices shown are approximate based on currency conversion. Please check at time of booking.
* Some companies may offer additional equipment at the rental desk.

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Car Brands Available to Rent from Thrifty at Las Vegas Airport

Thrifty has 26 different types of vehicles from 25 manufacturers available to hire at Las Vegas Airport.