Las Vegas Airport serves the city of Las Vegas, in the state of Nevada, North America. It is found approximately five miles from the central business district of the city, and in the area of Paradise. Around 39 million passengers use the airport every year, many of which are tourists, arriving to enjoy the wide variety of world-famous Las Vegas attractions. For transport, arriving passengers can rent a car from one of the Las Vegas Airport car hire companies, such as Thrifty. Thrifty has been a very popular car rental company for many years, in many countries of the world, and is always known to offer competitive car rental rates.
The Car Rental Centre of Las Vegas Airport is found approximately three miles from the airport terminals, and is therefore permanently linked to the airport facilities by shuttle buses. Arriving passengers will find the buses outside the Exit Doors 10 or 11, nearby the baggage reclaim areas. There are forty buses which provide transport to the Las Vegas Airport Car Rental Centre, and they are available every five minutes, seven days a week, and twenty-four hours a day. They are also free to use by all passengers who are travelling to the car hire companies. Thrifty is found at the Car Rental Centre of the airport, at 7135 Gilespie Street, and offers their customers a wide variety of vehicle choices. Their vehicles are parked at this location as well, therefore no further transport will be required. There are five thousand car parking spaces that are used for the vehicles of the airport car hire companies.
Thrifty is known as a dependable car rental company with vehicles of high quality. They have rental locations around the world, and offer online booking opportunities. It is always recommended to reserve a rented car in advance of your arrival at Las Vegas Airport. Thrifty’s vehicles are all divided into various car groups, and are hired and priced accordingly. Economy cars such as the Chevy Aveo and Compact cars such as the Ford Focus are the cheaper rental cars of the company. They are also smaller models, but with room for four or five passengers and a few luggage items. Other popular rentals include the Dodge Avenger in the Midsize category, the Ford Fusion in the Standard category and the Chevrolet Impala in the Fullsize category.
Thrifty Las Vegas Airport customers are also able to select the ‘Wild Car’ category. Customers will then receive a Compact or larger vehicle at very reasonable car rental rates. The car to be received is not known – it could be a Midsize car, an SUV or even a Minivan, but regardless of the vehicle, the price will stay the same. Thrifty’s Wild Cars usually have five seatbelts and room for at least two items of luggage, and generally work out to be great value for money. Your vehicle will be selected by staff at the Thrifty car rental counters when you arrive at Las Vegas Airport.
Thrifty offers their customers an excellent variety of SUV categories from which to choose as well, and categories which contain luxury and premium cars. Examples of cars that are more elegant than usual include the Ford Crown Victoria and the Buick Lucerne, and SUVs available may be similar to the Ford Escape, Jeep Grand Cherokee, Chevrolet Tahoe and Chevrolet Suburban. The last two mentioned are able to accommodate up to seven passengers. Minivans also seat seven passengers, and include the Dodge Grand Caravan, and Fullsize Vans such as the Ford E350 are even larger, with room for twelve passengers.
Along with your rented car from Thrifty, don’t forget to include a child seat or booster seat if your children will be with you, and a satellite navigation system should you be unfamiliar with the road network of Las Vegas. The city is generally quite easy to navigate, but a GPS is always extremely useful. The units hired by the car hire companies are of a high quality, offering turn-by-turn directions to any location. In the United States, seatbelts are required by law, therefore a child seat will be an essential part of your journey. Most parents should also agree that it is the safer way to travel with young children . A Thrifty one way hire could also be arranged from the rental location of Las Vegas Airport. One way hires are convenient for some, but could incur additional charges. Hire cars may also only be permitted to be driven in certain nearby states. Find out further details from Thrifty before finalizing your travel arrangements.
Disabled passengers are welcomed at Las Vegas Airport, as there are a variety of facilities and services dedicated to their comfort. In terms of car rental, the shuttle buses to the Car Rental Centre of the airport are accessible to disabled travellers, and Thrifty hand controls for disabled drivers may be requested. The device is ideally used by persons with a lower limb disability, as it operates the brake and accelerator pedals of certain automatic vehicles. It may also include a steering wheel knob for additional assistance. From Las Vegas Airport, hand controls are free of charge, but will require an advanced reservation.
Further car rental services from Thrifty, Las Vegas Airport, include their Blue Chip membership and Blue Chip Reward Program, corporate accounts and multi-month car rental contracts. Contact Thrifty for further details required.
Las Vegas – McCarran International Airport (LAS)
7135 Gilespie Street
Gilespie and Warm Spring Road
Las Vegas, NV United States 89119
Telephone Number: (877)283-0898