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Seattle Car Rental

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At Sixt you can rent a car in Seattle at several convenient locations. You can pick up your rental vehicle directly in downtown Seattle or at the Seattle-Tacoma International Airport, also known as SEA-TAC. We offer a comprehensive fleet of rental cars that can meet your mobility needs. Whether you are vacationing in the Pacific Northwest or are traveling for business, a car rental in Seattle allows you to move about the area independently.

  • Seattle-Tacoma Int. Airport
    3150 South 160th Street
    98188 SeaTac

    Mo. - Su.00:00 - 24:00
    Bank Holiday00:00 - 24:00
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  • Seattle near Pike Place
    1521 2nd Avenue, Unit R2
    98101-9999 Seattle

    Mo. - Su.07:00 - 19:00
    Bank Holiday07:00 - 19:00
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  • Seattle-Tacoma Int. Airport

    Sixt rent a car
    3150 South 160th Street
    98188 SeaTac

    Mo. - Su.00:00 - 24:00
    Bank Holiday00:00 - 24:00

    Available vehicle categories: Compact Cars & Sedans, Sports cars & convertibles, 4x4 / SUV

  • Seattle near Pike Place

    Sixt rent a car
    1521 2nd Avenue, Unit R2
    98101-9999 Seattle

    Mo. - Su.07:00 - 19:00
    Bank Holiday07:00 - 19:00

    Available vehicle categories: Compact Cars & Sedans, Sports cars & convertibles, 4x4 / SUV

Sixt rent a car in Seattle, Washington

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The American Pacific Northwest is known for being one of the most beautiful areas in the United States. The region is home to stunning natural landscapes and eclectic urban centers. Plan ahead and book a rent a car in Seattle easily online. To figure out which Sixt location is best for your trip click on the second tab to see all our locations on Google maps. To find out specific branch information, like opening hours and addresses, use the drop down menu. When you make your reservation in advance you have a chance to getter an even better deal on our already affordable premium vehicles. Use our booking page to make a price comparison of our available rental vehicle models and find the right car or SUV for your budget. We also offer a variety of different rental arrangements for maximum flexibility. We can accommodate your plans no matter if you are renting a car for a day, a week, a month or longer.  

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We offer a diverse selection of rental cars at each one of our Seattle car rental locations. There are fast and fun sports cars and convertibles, which are a perfect way to make a weekend getaway even more special. A selection of compact cars, sedans, and SUVs from leading brands such as BMW and Mercedes-Benz are also featured in our up-to-date fleet. To tailor your rental to your needs you can tack on any combination of extras. Add-ons like a GPS, additional driver or insurance coverage can help enhance the drive. Plus we have child seats suitable for babies to small children so you can have the conveniently leave yours at home. Here are just some of our available services.  

  • Personal accident protection
  • Sat Radio SiriusXM
  • Extended Roadside Protection

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Overall, Seattle is an easy city to make your way around with a vehicle. It doesn't take too long to reach your destination from anywhere in the city and both drivers and pedestrians in Seattle are known for being polite and careful. When arriving at our Seattle airport location you can take the Interstate 5 into downtown. The I-5 is one of the most important roadways in the area as it runs through popular downtown districts and can take you to sightseeing destinations like Mount Rainier National Park. While driving downtown be aware that many streets are one-way so making use of your booked GPS or smartphone can help you to navigate better. If you are planning any longer trips while visiting Seattle be sure to check the weather conditions before you go as the region can get quite rainy and it is best to be prepared for showers.

Sixt Tips back to top

Seattle is the largest and one of the most visited cities in the Pacific Northwest region. It is also one of the fastest growing urban areas in the country home to a vibrant music, cultural and culinary scenes. You can visit amazing museums like the Experience Music Project, the Olympic Sculpture Park, and the Seattle Art Museum which has a remarkable collection of works from the Native American communities of the Northwest Coast. Or take advantage of Seattle's geographical location between Puget Sound and Lake Washington and get out on the water. Rent a paddle board or kayak and have the chance to experience amazing views as you see the city from a new perspective. Of course you should also check out iconic Seattle spots like Pike Place Market and the Space Needle.

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Museum of Flight

Just south of the city you can take a trip to the largest independently owned air and space museum in the world. Besides the over 175 aircraft and spacecraft it offers special experiences and hosts changing exhibitions. A real treat for anyone interested in the history of aviation, it also appeals to just about everyone with its impressive collections and interactive exhibits like the Challenger Learning Center which recreates a NASA mission experience!

Distances to The Museum of Flight

  • From Seattle-Tacoma International Airport: 7 miles, about 12 minutes
  • From Downtown/Pike Place: 9 miles, about 19 minutes
  • From Seattle Boeing Field/Clay Lacy: 2 miles, about 5 minutes

Vashon Island

When you have made your way around Seattle hot spots hop in your rental car and head out to the islands. You can take your car rental in Seattle on a ferry and head over to Vashon Island. In just about twenty minutes you can get a change of scenery and switch up the pace as you have an leisurely time exploring the island. Enjoy the landscape, hit up the sandy beach of KVI, and stop by the Point Robinson Lighthouse. Seattle ferries will also take you to the various other islands such as Bainbridge or the San Juan Islands where you can go whale watching or hiking.

Distances to to Vashon Island

  • From Seattle-Tacoma International Airport: 20 miles, 1 hour and 16 minutes
  • From Downtown/Pike Place: 19 miles, about 1 hour and 15 minutes
  • From Seattle Boeing Field/Clay Lacy: 21 miles, about 1 hour and 14 minutes

Business Travel back to top

Seattle is known for being the birthplace of grunge rock and rock and roll icons like Kurt Cobain and Jimi Hendrix. While those days are not forgotten, the city has cleaned up a bit and is now considered to be one of the most vibrant tech hubs in the US. Today Seattle is home to some of the world's biggest tech giants including Microsoft, Amazon and Google. Thus, the city enjoys an exciting, energetic vibe with lots of tech meetups and networking events organized by popular platforms like GeekWire. The main conference and convention centers are Bell Harbor International Conference Center with its excellent waterfront location and the premier Washington State Convention Center.

Distances to to Bell Harbor International Conference Center

  • From Seattle-Tacoma International Airport: 14 miles, about 23 minutes
  • From Downtown/Pikes Place: 0.9 miles, about 7 minutes
  • From Seattle Boeing Field/Clay Lacy: 14.9 miles, about 19 minutes

Distance Washington State Convention Center

  • From Seattle-Tacoma International Airport: 14.9 miles, about 18 minutes
  • From Downtown/Pike Place: 0.8 miles, about 7 minutes
  • From Seattle Boeing Field/Clay Lacy: 6.3 miles, about 10 minutes

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