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Reviews for Economy Rent a Car in Honolulu


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Overall rating6.0 OkayBased on 9 reviews
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This was the worst rental car experience ever. They wouldn’t pick people up at the airport because the line was too long at the office. When we finally arrived at the office it was a junk yard with very bad quality cars. Their service was horrible and 2 hrs later we still didn’t get a car. Do not ever rent from them. We never got our car. They stole $1600 from us. We paid Kayak and are unable to get our money back. Kayak and Expedia, and Economy Rent a Car couldn’t issue a refund.Reviewed 11 Jul 2024
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This company is disgusting and Kayak needs to stop doing business with them.Reviewed 4 Jul 2024
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Car was extremely beat up. 8 inch tear in rear seat , missing decals, buttons and charge ports. No place to charge phone or electronics which made the navigation on phone stressfulReviewed 8 Apr 2024
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Pros:I loved the unlimited mileage, the customer service was phenomenal they came and picked me up from the airport at 7:10pm even though they close at 7pm. The whole process was quick and easy!Reviewed 6 Mar 2021
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Pros:Process was super easy!Cons:the employees were VERY rudeReviewed 17 Jun 2019
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Hawaiian AnneversaryPros:Car was reasonably clean and in good condition. Some upholstery stains. Only when asked the shuttle driver explained "tips" in an understandable manner without putting pressure or guilt on us. Insurance was available in 3 price ranges. I bought it this time. Representative explained insurance coverage on an island costs more than on the mainland. Even with coverage from my car insurance company there could be uncovered costs. Check with your insurance provider and try to get it in writing. They took reasonable photos off the car sides and hood. The photos covered us, but just barely. I would rent again!...just a little more wisely! Happy Travels!Cons:Car had smoke smell that cleared out the end of the week. Shuttle drivers hope for larger tips because they are only paid a base like restaurant staff. A little bit of pressure to buy insurance. I decided to buy this time. Almost had an accident twice while there, but got lucky. Accused of damaging the car. Damage was not clear in the photos when we picked up the car. We were assured that the photos got everything. DON'T TAKE ANYONE'S WORD FOR THE QUALITY OF THEIR PHOTOS. INSPECT THE CAR HIGH AND LOW YOURSELF!! We were lucky this time, but from now on I will inspect the car myself and ask for extra photos. I may even take some myself before I leave the lot.Reviewed 1 Feb 2018
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Okay servicePros:Almost made me go with a smart mini car even though I had prepaid for an economy size. Finally relented and let me take a Honda Fit.Cons:The shuttle from the airport to the rental place only comes every 30-45 min. Had to call the company and ask where the shuttle was.Reviewed 28 Jan 2018
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Poor Customer ServicePros:That it was cheap.Cons:Representatives took forever to assist me even though there was only one other customer there. They’re online system was glitching when I placed my reservations so I got 4 reservations for the same dates so I had to cancel 3. They charged me $108 cancellation fees for the 3 reservations I had to cancel. When I ask the representative when I returned the rental, she didn’t know why and later called me to let me to call customer service, who couldn’t do anything but told me to email the customer service email. Worst customer service ever.Reviewed 22 Jan 2018
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If you see something, say somethingPros:Nothing to likeCons:We paid the price for a four door car which was supposed to be Hyundai elentra equivalent. It turned out to be a Smart two door. The waiting time for the pick up was more than an hour?? We really hope the company operators themselves try using Economy Rent A Car and experience how terrible it is as so many reviewers have mentioned.Reviewed 30 Dec 2017
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Didn’t rent from them after atrocious reviewsCons:I canceled my reservation soon after booking because I read some of the worst reviews I can even imagine on a well known review website. Following others’ advice, I instead rented from a well known national brand for the same amount of money as Economy. I do not know why they continue to be in business.Reviewed 7 Dec 2017
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Very old car with peeling steering wheelCons:Car smelled of smokersReviewed 4 Dec 2017
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Useless piece of s*** experiencePros:Nothing. Absolutely nothing.Cons:They gave us a Toyota Camby with 90K plus miles. Torn interiors and stinking of smell. Many safety hazards... side mirrors are blurred to the worst extent possible making it impossible for visibility. Forget about headlights .... the plastic lid on the headlights was beyond translucent ... pretty close to being opaque. All in all, my worst experience with a rental agency for the first time ever. Taught me a good lesson: ALWAYS READ REVIEWS ONLINE BEFORE BOOKING A RENTAL CAR.Reviewed 26 Nov 2017
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Where can I find Economy Rent a Car hire cars in Honolulu?


4299 Lawehana Street


Monday08:00 - 20:00
Tuesday08:00 - 20:00
Wednesday08:00 - 20:00
Thursday08:00 - 20:00
Friday08:00 - 20:00
Saturday08:00 - 20:00
Sunday08:00 - 20:00


+1 808 833 7575

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4299 Lawehana Street

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Top tips for hiring a car from Economy Rent a Car in Honolulu

  • When you opt to book Economy Rent a Car car rentals in Honolulu, you will notice that there are several different types of cars that work well in the area. For example, if you want to soak up some of the famous Hawaiian sunshine, it is always best to select a convertible. If you plan on primarily spending your trip going to the beach or enjoying some recreational activities, like biking or hiking, you can always opt for a larger car instead, like a van or an SUV. As Honolulu is quite an urban city, those that are staying downtown may wish to rent an economy model, as smaller cars like these are convenient for parking in tight spaces or navigating city roads.
  • Those that book Economy Rent a Car car rentals in Honolulu always have the choice of picking up their vehicle outside of the standard business hours. To take advantage of this, all you have to do is contact the branch you will be renting from and let them know the time that you will need to pick up your rental. This service depends on availability at the time, which is why it is so important to contact Economy Rent a Car in advance.
  • Individuals who book Economy Rent a Car car rentals in Honolulu can also benefit from the company’s flexible cancellation policy. If you choose to pre-pay for your rental, you will typically not be granted a refund, but if you instead opt to pay upon pick-up, you can always choose to cancel or modify your reservation at any time without having to worry about paying an additional fee.
  • To provide yourself with a bit of extra protection, you can always choose to add on the Roadside Assistance Protection that is offered by Economy Rent a Car. This service offers additional coverage for things that may not be covered by other coverage plans, including flat tires or key replacement. To benefit from this service, you will be required to pay a small additional fee.
  • Economy car hire from Economy Rent a Car in Honolulu are around -4% cheaper than other car types, on average.

FAQs about hiring a car from Economy Rent a Car in Honolulu

  • Where are the best pick-up locations for ​Economy Rent a Car car rentals in Honolulu​​?

    When picking up your rental vehicle in Honolulu from Economy Rent a Car, there is one location that is particularly convenient and popular, and it can be found at 4299 Lawehana Street. You will find that this Economy Rent a Car branch is centrally located within the city, making it easy to grab your vehicle no matter where you are coming from or what your next destination is.

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

    When you initially make your reservation with Economy Rent a Car in Honolulu, you will be prompted to select the vehicle that you would like to have for the duration of your rental. The company will do its best to honor this request, but it ultimately depends on what they have available in their fleet at that moment. If they are unable to give you the car that you have asked for, they will instead provide you with something else that is similar, but may be from a different manufacturer.

  • Is it possible for me to have Economy Rent a Car car rentals in Honolulu delivered directly to me?

    Economy Rent a Car does not offer the option of having your vehicle delivered directly to you at an address of your choice. Instead, to receive your rental vehicle, you will need to go to one of the company’s branches that are located in Honolulu, where you can then pick up your rental directly. 

  • What is the most popular car hire from Economy Rent a Car in Honolulu?

    Economy (Jeep Wrangler or similar) is the most frequently booked car hire type from Economy Rent a Car in Honolulu.

  • How many car hire locations does Economy Rent a Car have in Honolulu?

    Economy Rent a Car has 1 hire location in Honolulu. Take a look at our Economy Rent a Car hire location map to find the best car hire near you.

  • Does Economy Rent a Car have a car hire location at the airport: Honolulu airport (HNL)?


  • Does Economy Rent a Car offer shuttle or airport pick-up services from Honolulu airport (HNL)?

    No (according to our data)