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Cheap car rentals for under 25 in SEA Airport, USA

Want to rent a car under 25 years old in SEA Airport, Washington for your next breathtaking road trip? We know how to do it easier and faster. On our website, you get access to cheap and high-quality deals from reliable suppliers. Most of these companies provide cheap car rentals for under 25 drivers. The minimum age to rent a car in Seattle is 21 years old, but there is a surcharge policy applied to all renters under the age of 25. The Young Driver Surcharge is not usually included in the car rental price on our website. You will have to pay it at the rental desk before picking up your rental vehicle.

In addition, you'll be happy to take advantage of our super-quick search engine, which makes it possible to find all available offers and compare them according to numerous parameters. Stylish and affordable rental cars for under 25 in Seattle Airport are just a few steps away. Our fleet of vehicles has cars for any taste, including economy, mini, compact, midsize, standard, full-size, minivan, SUV, passenger van, and luxury vehicles. All you have to do is fill out the search form at the top of this page and choose a vehicle to suit your specific needs.

If you are traveling with a group of friends and lots of luggage, consider booking a passenger van rental in Seattle, Washington. With Rental24h.com, van rental is possible even for under 25 drivers. It is always a great way to embark on an adventure together with friends! To find the best deals right now, browse through the list of our most popular car rentals under 25 in Seattle, WA and click the yellow ‘Rent a Car’ button near the offer you like.

Under 25 rental cars in Seattle Airport [SEA] and other relevant cars

Toyota Yaris

Economy

5x
2x
Rent Toyota Yaris

$13.91 /day

Chevrolet Spark

Economy

5x
2x
Rent Chevrolet Spark
  • Unlimited mileage
  • Free additional driver
  • Airport fee

$19.86 /day

Kia Rio

Economy

5x
2x
Rent Kia Rio
  • Unlimited mileage
  • Airport fee

$57.96 /day

Kia Rio

Economy

5x
2x
Rent Kia Rio
  • Unlimited mileage
  • Free additional driver
  • Airport fee

$68.95 /day

Nissan Versa

Compact

5x
3x
Rent Nissan Versa

$13.91 /day

Nissan Versa

Compact

5x
3x
Rent Nissan Versa
  • Unlimited mileage
  • Free additional driver
  • Airport fee

$21.95 /day

Mercedes A Class

Compact

5x
2x
Rent Mercedes A Class
  • Unlimited mileage
  • Airport fee

$99.80 /day

Nissan Versa

Compact

5x
3x
Rent Nissan Versa
  • Unlimited mileage
  • Free additional driver
  • Airport fee

$105.79 /day

Toyota Corolla

Intermediate

5x
4x
Rent Toyota Corolla

$13.99 /day

Ford Fusion

Standard

5x
3x
Rent Ford Fusion

$14.12 /day

Volkswagen Jetta

Intermediate

5x
4x
Rent Volkswagen Jetta
  • Unlimited mileage
  • Free additional driver
  • Airport fee

$99.58 /day

Nissan Altima

Standard

5x
4x
Rent Nissan Altima
  • Unlimited mileage
  • Free additional driver
  • Airport fee

$111.43 /day

Jeep Compass

Small SUV

5x
2x
Rent Jeep Compass

$20.50 /day

Kia Sportage

Medium SUV

5x
3x
Rent Kia Sportage

$21.15 /day

Ford Explorer

Medium SUV

5x
4x
Rent Ford Explorer
  • Unlimited mileage
  • Free additional driver
  • Airport fee

$197.02 /day

Chevrolet Suburban

Large SUV

7x
3x
Rent Chevrolet Suburban
  • Unlimited mileage
  • Free additional driver
  • Airport fee

$240.10 /day

Chevrolet Impala

Fullsize

5x
4x
Rent Chevrolet Impala

$27.11 /day

Chevrolet Malibu

Fullsize

5x
4x
Rent Chevrolet Malibu
  • Unlimited mileage
  • Free additional driver
  • Airport fee

$27.22 /day

Dodge Charger

Fullsize

5x
4x
Rent Dodge Charger

$149.55 /day

Dodge Magnum

Fullsize

5x
4x
Rent Dodge Magnum
  • Unlimited mileage

$270.59 /day

Chrysler Town and Country

Minivan

7x
3x
Rent Chrysler Town and Country

$29.50 /day

Nissan Quest

Minivan

7x
3x
Rent Nissan Quest
  • Unlimited mileage
  • Free additional driver
  • Airport fee

$37.28 /day

Toyota Sienna

Minivan

8x
2x
Rent Toyota Sienna
  • Unlimited mileage

$113.39 /day

Ford Ecoline 150 Commercial

Cargo van

2x
0x
Rent Ford Ecoline 150 Commercial
  • Unlimited mileage

$143.59 /day

Chevrolet Impala

Premium

5x
3x
Rent Chevrolet Impala
  • Unlimited mileage
  • Free additional driver
  • Airport fee

$38.28 /day

Chrysler 300

Premium

5x
5x
Rent Chrysler 300
  • Unlimited mileage
  • Free additional driver
  • Airport fee

$39.64 /day

BMW 5 Series

Premium

5x
3x
Rent BMW 5 Series
  • Unlimited mileage

$133.80 /day

Cadillac CTS

Luxury

5x
5x
Rent Cadillac CTS
  • Unlimited mileage
  • Free additional driver
  • Airport fee

$187.02 /day

Ford Mustang Convertible

Convertible

4x
2x
Rent Ford Mustang Convertible
  • Unlimited mileage
  • Free additional driver
  • Airport fee

$53.00 /day

Ford Mustang Convertible

Convertible

4x
2x
Rent Ford Mustang Convertible
  • Unlimited mileage
  • Free additional driver
  • Airport fee

$63.74 /day

Ford Mustang Convertible

Convertible

4x
2x
Rent Ford Mustang Convertible
  • Unlimited mileage
  • Free additional driver
  • Airport fee

$79.45 /day

BMW 4 Series Convertible

Convertible

4x
2x
Rent BMW 4 Series Convertible
  • Unlimited mileage
  • Airport fee

$123.29 /day

Ford Flex

Special

6x
4x
Rent Ford Flex
  • Unlimited mileage
  • Free additional driver
  • Airport fee

$55.73 /day

Ford Flex

Special

6x
4x
Rent Ford Flex
  • Unlimited mileage
  • Free additional driver
  • Airport fee

$93.57 /day

Mercedes-Benz Metris Passenger Van

Mini

7x
4x
Rent Mercedes-Benz Metris Passenger Van

$58.63 /day

Under 25 rental cars in Burien and other relevant cars 4.3 km / 2.67 mi

If you are traveling on a tight budget, have a look at the costs of rental cars and Young Driver Fees in airports and downtown locations near Seattle Airport, Washington. Compare them with the amount of money you will spend on car rental for under 25 in Seattle SEA Airport. Don’t forget to add the costs of the transport from Seattle, WA, USA to your selected pick-up location.

Mitsubishi Mirage

Economy

5x
2x
Rent Mitsubishi Mirage
  • Unlimited mileage

$30.01 /day

Nissan Versa

Compact

5x
3x
Rent Nissan Versa
  • Unlimited mileage

$30.02 /day

Hyundai Elantra

Intermediate

5x
4x
Rent Hyundai Elantra
  • Unlimited mileage

$31.70 /day

Volkswagen Jetta

Intermediate

5x
4x
Rent Volkswagen Jetta
  • Unlimited mileage

$33.38 /day

Ford Ecosport

Medium SUV

5x
3x
Rent Ford Ecosport
  • Unlimited mileage

$42.19 /day

Jeep Renegade

Small SUV

5x
2x
Rent Jeep Renegade
  • Unlimited mileage

$46.93 /day

Ford Expedition

Large SUV

7x
3x
Rent Ford Expedition
  • Unlimited mileage

$67.88 /day

Chevrolet Suburban

Large SUV

7x
3x
Rent Chevrolet Suburban
  • Unlimited mileage

$84.71 /day

Dodge Grand Caravan

Minivan

7x
3x
Rent Dodge Grand Caravan
  • Unlimited mileage

$47.69 /day

Nissan Frontier

Small/medium truck

4x
3x
Rent Nissan Frontier
  • Unlimited mileage

$47.85 /day

Dodge Durango

Minivan

7x
3x
Rent Dodge Durango
  • Unlimited mileage

$67.88 /day

Chevrolet Express

15 passenger van

15x
6x
Rent Chevrolet Express
  • Unlimited mileage

$142.48 /day

Nissan Maxima

Premium

5x
3x
Rent Nissan Maxima
  • Unlimited mileage

$47.69 /day

Cadillac XTS

Luxury

5x
5x
Rent Cadillac XTS
  • Unlimited mileage

$60.31 /day

Under 25 rental cars in Renton and other relevant cars 6.01 km / 3.74 mi

Ford Fusion

Standard

5x
3x
Rent Ford Fusion

$32.10 /day

Chrysler 200

Standard

5x
3x
Rent Chrysler 200

$32.10 /day

Toyota Camry

Standard

5x
3x
Rent Toyota Camry
  • Unlimited mileage

$49.50 /day

Volkswagen Jetta

Intermediate

5x
4x
Rent Volkswagen Jetta
  • Unlimited mileage

$49.50 /day

Chevrolet Impala

Fullsize

5x
4x
Rent Chevrolet Impala

$37.70 /day

Mitsubishi Mirage

Economy

5x
2x
Rent Mitsubishi Mirage
  • Unlimited mileage

$45.87 /day

Nissan Versa

Compact

5x
3x
Rent Nissan Versa
  • Unlimited mileage

$45.88 /day

Jeep Renegade

Small SUV

5x
2x
Rent Jeep Renegade
  • Unlimited mileage

$47.20 /day

Jeep Compass

Medium SUV

5x
3x
Rent Jeep Compass

$49.14 /day

Ford Expedition

Large SUV

7x
3x
Rent Ford Expedition
  • Unlimited mileage

$67.88 /day

Chevrolet Suburban

Large SUV

7x
3x
Rent Chevrolet Suburban
  • Unlimited mileage

$84.71 /day

Dodge Grand Caravan

Minivan

7x
3x
Rent Dodge Grand Caravan
  • Unlimited mileage

$50.20 /day

Nissan Frontier

Small/medium truck

4x
3x
Rent Nissan Frontier
  • Unlimited mileage

$55.40 /day

Dodge Durango

Minivan

7x
3x
Rent Dodge Durango
  • Unlimited mileage

$67.88 /day

Chevrolet Express

15 passenger van

15x
6x
Rent Chevrolet Express
  • Unlimited mileage

$121.38 /day

Nissan Maxima

Premium

5x
3x
Rent Nissan Maxima
  • Unlimited mileage

$60.21 /day

Cadillac XTS

Luxury

5x
5x
Rent Cadillac XTS
  • Unlimited mileage

$70.93 /day

Best rental car companies for under 25 at Seattle, WA

Choosing a reliable company is one of the main components of a hassle-free road trip. The good news is that you can enjoy the best car rentals for under 25-year-olds at Seattle Airport, WA from highly trusted providers. These include global agencies such as Avis, Sixt, Budget, Enterprise, Alamo, and Hertz, and leading regional firms. You can expect a perfect rental experience in both cases.

In SEA Airport, USA, the following car rental companies allow to rent a car under age 25: Alamo, Europcar, Firefly, International Supplier, Zeeba Rent A Van, SIXT, National, Enterprise, Hertz, Dollar, E-Z, Budget, AVIS, Thrifty, Fox, Payless. . If you haven’t yet decided which company to prefer, we suggest taking a look at the full list of suppliers available at Seattle Airport, Washington below. For your convenience, we have sorted them according to the customer rating, and also indicated those who rent with debit cards. So, choosing the best car rental company for under 25 at Seattle SEA Airport will be simple for you.

Best locations to rent a car under 25 near Seattle Airport, WA

Find a SEA Airport, USA car rental under 25 in one of the suitable airport or downtown locations. Airport pickup spots are more convenient if you arrive in the city by plane. At the same time, downtown locations are an excellent alternative. They are situated near the main urban attractions, railway stations, hotels, and cover a significant area within Seattle Airport, Washington. You can use any available transportation option, including a taxi, bus, or train to reach them.

All available car rental Seattle SEA Airport under 25 locations are in the list below. Check their distances from Seattle, WA, USA to get the right starting point for your future trip. If you want to start looking for available cars in a certain location, click on it and then enter the desired pick-up/drop-off dates.

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Map of car rental under 25 offices near Seattle, Washington

Can't get the best car rental for under 25 at SEA Airport, Washington? Compare prices in other available locations on the map below. The map shows all nearby pick-up spots in the area. It will also help you find under 25 car rentals near me.

Click on the location that suits you to see its full name and distance to Seattle . Make a search in that location to see the most recent information about all deals currently available. Please note that the price you see on our website doesn’t include the Young Driver's Fee, also called the under 25 car rental fee. This fee applies to all 21-24-year-olds and is charged daily. Thus, the final price you pay for rental cars for under 25-year-olds at Seattle Airport depends on the specific company.

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FAQ about car rentals for under 25 at Seattle, WA, USA

How old do you have to be to rent a car at SEA Airport, Washington?

According to most companies, you have to be at least 21 years old to rent a car in Seattle . However, you can find some companies that allow 19- and 20-year-old drivers to rent a car in Seattle Airport. All car rentals for people under 25 in Seattle, Washington imply a daily Young Driver's Fee. You have to pay it on the counter when picking up a vehicle.

How to rent a car if you’re under 25 in Seattle, WA, FL?

To rent a car in Seattle Airport, WA if you are 24 years old or younger, you have to select your desired pick-up and return locations, dates, and time of your pick-up and drop-off and start your search. Before making your booking make sure you indicate your age and residency country correctly and proceed to reserve your vehicle.

To collect your under 25 rental car in SEA Airport, USA successfully, you have to provide:

  • a printed voucher of your booking on Rental24H.com;
  • a full license held for a minimum of 1 year (sometimes 2 years) with no major endorsements;
  • an International Driver’s Permit if required;
  • a valid photo ID (passport or national ID);
  • a debit or credit card in the name of the main driver to charge a deposit (Excess fee amount).

If you do not follow any of these requirements, you may be rejected to pick up your car and get your money back. Learner permits or photocopies are not accepted. In addition, the use of debit cards can be limited by some rental agencies.

How much to rent a car under 25 at Seattle Airport, Washington?

The total cost of under 25 car rental in Seattle SEA Airport consists of two components: car rental under 25 no fee price you see on our website and the underage surcharge you pay at the counter. The rate of an under 25 rental car in Seattle, WA, USA ranges from $10 to $125 per day. It mainly depends on the company, car category, and current demand. Add to that the young driver's fee, which varies from $15 to $35 per day, and you will have a total price of under 25 car rental. If you want to enjoy cheap rental cars for under 25 years old in SEA Airport, Washington, book your car in advance.

What car rental companies rent to under 25 in Seattle ?

There are under 25 providers that are located in Seattle Airport and off-airport companies, which offer free shuttle bus rides to their offices. On-site under 25 car rental companies with Seattle, Washington terminal pick-up are Thrifty, Dollar, National.

Under 25 car rental agencies with off-airport locations are Alamo, Budget, Europcar, Hertz. These companies provide free shuttle buses or pick-up services from Seattle, WA to their off-site offices.

Which car rental company is best for under 25 in Seattle Airport, WA?

Among car rental companies that rent to under 25 drivers in SEA Airport, USA, the best-rated supplier is National. Our customers rated it with an average score of 8.5 on a scale from 1 to 10. This rating is based on 1000+ National car rental reviews in Seattle Airport, Washington.

What rental cars rent to under 25 in Seattle SEA Airport?

We have a huge selection of the cheapest car rental under 25 in Seattle, WA, USA in different vehicle categories. However, not all of them are available to young drivers due to the age restrictions of the companies.

Most providers offer only Economy, Compact, Mid-size, Standard, and Full-size vehicles to young drivers. At the same time, some are willing to provide minivans in addition to the aforementioned groups.

In case you haven't decided which car rental under age 25 to pick up in SEA Airport, Washington, see the list of our most popular models. Check out their top specifications, including seats and doors, trunk capacity, and fuel efficiency, and maybe one of them will suit your needs.

What is the cheapest car rental for under 25 in Seattle ?

The cheapest rates for car rentals under 25 in Seattle Airport are provided by GREEN MOTION. They provide compact class Nissan Versa or similar for $5.64 per day. You will also have to pay Under Age 25 Surcharge before collecting your car at the rental desk. With GREEN MOTION in Seattle, Washington, it may cost you an additional $25.00 per day.

The lowest under 25 car rental fees in Seattle, WA are offered by Avis. They charge an extra $35.00 per day if you are from 21- to 24-year-old driver. The cheapest car rental for under 25 from Avis is economy class Mitsubishi Mirage or similar from $35 per day. Please, check this information attentively in rental conditions before making a booking.

How much is the under 25 car rental fee in Seattle Airport, WA?

Renting a car for an underage driver means additional expenses. So how much is an additional rental car fee for under 25 drivers? Here is a list of companies that rent to under 25 and approximate daily Young Driver Fees. On average, car suppliers charge $35 USD per day in SEA Airport, USA, FL. The table below will help you to find car rentals with the lowest under 25 fees in Seattle Airport, Washington.

Rental car under 25 fee from different companies in Seattle SEA Airport

Vendor Standard car rental age Young driver age Under 25 car rental fee
Seattle Airport [SEA], Washington WA, USA 25 to 99 years 21 to 24 years $25.00
Seattle Airport [SEA], Washington WA, USA 25 to 99 years 21 to 24 years $25.00
Seattle Airport [SEA], Washington WA, USA 25 to 90 years 21 to 24 years $15.00

Customers who fall outside the standard rental age will not be able to rent a car unless they pay a young or senior driver fee. Please note that this fee will be payable on arrival at the rental desk in the local currency.

Why do you have to be 25 to rent a car in Seattle, WA, USA?

According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, young drivers under the age of 25 are considered to be high-risk drivers. Statistically, they are 25% more often involved in car accidents than adults over 25 years old. For this reason, rental companies claim an additional charge (Young Driver Surcharge) to cover expenses of potential damage.

How to waive the under 25 car rental fee in SEA Airport, Washington?

Renting a car in Seattle for under 25 drivers is not going to be low-cost. Drivers from 21 to 24 are obliged to pay an extra fee. However, there are some exceptions. Let’s find out how you can avoid the under 25 car rental fee in Seattle Airport:

  • You can get your car rental under 25 with no fee from most agencies if you are governmental or military personnel and traveling on official business. In this case, they may provide you with special government or military rates.
  • You can save at Hertz (up to $25 USD per day) with AAA discounts. The AAA (American Automobile Association) has collaborated with Hertz and offers a big number of benefits to its members including AAA car rental under 25. With this membership, any licensed driver between the ages of 18-24 avoids Young Driver Fee when renting a vehicle from Hertz.
  • Under 25 aged drivers can benefit from the USAA insurance program. The USAA under 25 car rental fee waivers at Avis, Budget, and Hertz for USAA members starts at age 18, while the USAA car rental under 25 fee waiver at Enterprise starts at the age of 21.

Which rental car company does not charge for under 25 in Seattle, Washington?

Rental car companies that don't charge for under 25 in Seattle, WA include Avis, Budget, Hertz, and Enterprise if you have the USAA membership. As AAA membership, you can also avoid under 25 fee from Hertz.

Age Provider Membership
18 - 20 Avis, Budget, Hertz USAA
21 – 24 Avis, Budget, Enterprise, Hertz USAA
20 - 24 Hertz AAA

What rental car companies waive under 25 fee for military in Seattle Airport, WA?

Alamo, Avis, National, and Enterprise allow the military to get under 25 car rental fee waived starting at the age of 18. Therefore, active duty military and federal employees on orders are not subject to a Young Renter Fee when picking up a car in SEA Airport, USA.

How to rent a car under 25 with no credit card at Seattle Airport, Washington?

The main thing is to choose a company providing car rental under 25 no credit card at Seattle SEA Airport. You can find these either in the list of all available suppliers above or through filters when searching for a car on our website. Dollar and Thrifty accept debit cards in addition to credit cards at Seattle, WA, USA.

Please note that there may be additional restrictions and requirements if you want to use a debit card. You can pay for car rentals under 25 at SEA Airport, Washington on our website with any valid credit or debit card, including Visa, MasterCard, or American Express. Check carefully the payment policy of the company you are going to rent a car from to avoid problems in your future trip.

What is the additional driver charge for a rental car under 25 at Seattle ?

Rental car additional driver under 25 is an option available at Seattle Airport for $9.99-$13.90 per day. Remember that the same requirements apply to the additional young driver as to the primary driver. Therefore, if the additional drivers are under 25, they are also subject to the underage fee. You will have to pay an under 25 fee both for the main driver and for the additional one at the counter.

There are several ways to rent a car under 25 at Seattle, Washington with an additional driver. You can add a second driver on the counter, or when booking a car on our website. We usually offer rental cars for drivers under 25 with a free additional driver option at Seattle, WA. Use filters to sort such deals through our search engine.

How to get a cheap rental car under 25 in Seattle Airport, WA?

Don’t forget to learn our tips to save money on under 25 car rental before making a reservation in SEA Airport, USA:

  • Make your booking in advance;
  • Keep tracking the changes of under 25 rental car prices after reservation. The prices may fall, and you have a free cancelation;
  • Try to pick up and drop off your rental vehicle at the same time to rent for a full day;
  • Collect and return your car in Seattle Airport, Washingtonorida to avoid one-way fee;
  • Compare not only daily rental car prices but also the amount of Young Driver Fees;
  • Select under 25 car rental deals with unlimited mileage or make sure you will adhere to the provider’s Mileage policy to avoid additional fees;
  • Take your own GPS device from home to waive any payments for optional extras;
  • Elude extra payments for rental car additional driver under 25 in Seattle SEA Airport, FL;
  • Avoid being charged for missing fuel on your return. Choose a “full-to-full” fuel policy and return your rental car with the same amount of gas as you picked it up. Rent-a-car agencies charge far higher fuel prices than the local gas stations.
  • Travel around the country you rented a car in. Try not to cross the borders of the neighboring countries or pay special attention to the travel restrictions of your selected under 25 car rental company to avoid cross-border fees.

What rental car under 25 is recommended for driving in Seattle?

The best choice to discover “Jet City” is in your rental car. How old a person have to be to rent a car at Washington State Sea-Tac Airport? As in many other areas, you have to reach the age of 21. To make your stay more pleasant choose small vehicles to drive in Seattle. Cars like Ford Focus or Chevrolet Spark are the optimal choice for driving in the city’s busy one-way streets, hills, and congested freeways. Besides, some categories of rental cars including vans, SUVs and luxury ones normally are not allowed for drivers under 25.

What is the speed limit for young drivers in Seattle, WA?

The minimum age to rent a car in Washington is 21. Seattle car rental allows under 25 drivers to rent a vehicle, but you should know about speed limits in the area, which may differ from those of your living place. On residential streets, the limit is 20 mph, and on freeways – 25 mph. There are a lot of informative signs that warn you about speed limits on a particular road. Also, the city has several speed cameras situated within the close vicinity of schools and pre-school facilities to prevent speeding.

What are gas prices in Seattle, Washington?

If you are under 25 and going to rent a car during your visit to “Jet City”, then you have to know some details about gas prices in the area. The cost of fuel varies from $3 to $3.60 for a gallon within the city limits. For the first time visitors, you should know that it’s expected you to pay for the gas before filling up, a bit of a habit around there.

Where to park under 25 car rental in Seattle, Washington?

As in any other busy city, there are a lot of places where you can park a car in Seattle. But the problem is that most of the parking lots downtown are paid on weekdays. It is, therefore, a good idea to visit the main sights of the place on Sundays, as parking is free on most of the streets. Besides, parking charges are discounted on weekdays after 6 p. m.

Top Tips For Renting a Car in Seattle-Tacoma International Airport (SEA)

There are some tips for tourists who want to get a car rental in Seattle Airport:

  • The city is notorious for traffic and congestion so you have to be ready to experience massive jams just after you enter downtown in a car.
  • Street navigation may be very difficult for visitors. Without a doubt, you will need a map of the city to get to your destination.
  • The minimum age to rent a car in Washington is 21 y.o., and the best place to pick up a vehicle you rented is Seattle-Tacoma International Airport. Offices of car rental companies can be found there quickly and without any difficulties.
  • Seattle International Airport is located just 13 miles away from the city center so you’ll be able to start discovering the place on your rental car just in a matter of minutes after landing.
  • The city is famous for its unique location. Seattle is flanked by water as it was founded on the harbor of beautiful Elliot Bay. Furthermore, there are several gorgeous lakes and rivers, parks and forests. And all this together offers amazing views to travelers that use rental cars.
  • If you are not intending to explore the city, you would not be affected by congestion. Choose weekends to drive in the metropolitan areas, and keep an eye on traffic cameras located around many busy streets.
  • There are not many toll roads right in the city, and they could be avoided easily. But some of them may be useful if you are in a rush. For example, if you are in SODO you can use SR 99 Tunnel to get South Lake Union neighborhood fast enough.
  • Be ready for rainy weather as one of Seattle’s worldwide nicknames is “Rain City”. During rainy days, it’s very important to pay more attention when you are behind the wheel.

Where to stay in Seattle International Airport?

After you rent a car at Seattle airport, you can drive to one of the local hotels to have some rest. Just after landing in Seattle-Tacoma Intl Airport, you can rent a nice room in a not expensive hotel that would be the perfect choice for young drivers aged from 21 to 25.

Hotel Address Price Hotel details
Brighton Guesthouse (Walk to Metro) Othello Station, Seattle, WA, 98118 from $43 per night The place is famous for its perfect location in the city center, free Wi-Fi and parking.
Sea-Tac Airport Value Inn 22246 Pacific Hwy S, Des Moines, WA 98198 from $54 per night The motel is situated about 7 minutes drive from the Airport. The place provides free breakfast and a private bathroom in every room.
Seattle Inn Northgate 12035 Aurora Ave N, Seattle, WA 98133 from $65 per night The hotel is placed just around 7 miles from the center of Seattle. It’s a good choice for persons interested in local landmarks and touristic attractions.

Where to eat and drink in Seattle Intl Airport?

After choosing under 25 rental cars in Washington State, you can pick up a car just minutes after landing but what about other facilities for tourists in the city? There is a lovely place to take a break and grab a bite in the city after landing at Seattle-Tacoma International Airport. It’s called Pike Place Market. The place is full of food stores, farmer and handmade markets, cafes, and restaurants including a French one.

In the table below you can find the best youth-friendly places to drink and eat in Seattle.

Place to eat Address What to eat?
Tacos Chukis 219 Broadway E (btwn Thomas & John St.), Seattle, WA 98102 The place is extremely popular among youngsters in Seattle. Delicious and not expensive burritos, tacos, mulitas… if you are a fond of Mexican food you’d love this restaurant!
Biscuit B*tch 621 3rd Ave (James St & Cherry St), Seattle, WA 98104 Perfect location, great service, and the lack of place for those who want to try very Seattle GF food in a very Seattle environment.
Sea Wolf Bakery 3621 Stone Way N (N 36th St), Seattle, WA 98103 A family-owned bakery offers flavorful handmade pastry and freshly brewed coffee. The great vibes and friendly staff help you to have a good time there.

What to do in Seattle with a rental car when you are under 25 years of age?

Car rental businesses in Seattle Intl Airport provide their services for under 25 age drivers. After renting a car in Washington State, you’ll be able to visit some places that might be interesting for under 25 tourists.

So, what to do in Seattle if you are behind the wheel of a rental vehicle? Top things to see and do in Seattle are:

Pike Place Market was renowned several years ago so now the place is considered the greatest area for tourists. In addition to lunch, you can buy there a unique handmade souvenir such as small sculpture, toy or jewelry as well as other local specialties.

Furthermore, coffee lovers have a chance to stop off at the first Starbucks in the USA to enjoy their favorite drink. The place is located right in the center of Seattle and has three hourly paid parking areas. That’s why using public transport may be a cheaper way to get to the market and explore it.

Address: 85 Pike St, Seattle, WA 98101, United States.

Snoqualmie Falls is located about 35 miles away from the airport so it would be cheaper to get there by rental car. It’s a beautiful park with a special atmosphere, hiking trails with a view of the waterfall. There are also several non-expensive places in the area to eat and rest.

Address: Snoqualmie, WA 98024, United States. It’s about 40 miles away from Seattle. It will take you from 30 to 40 minutes to get there in a rental car.

Space Needle is the city’s most recognized landmark. The tower is 605 ft high, and its observation deck is located at 520 ft. At 500 ft of the tower situated a gift shop and a restaurant. The place has paid parking lots and the fees are relatively high, starting from $20 for 3 hours during special events.

Address: Space Needle, 400 Broad St, Seattle, WA 98109, United States.

One-way top car rental destinations from Seattle Intl Airport

Many young drivers who intend to rent a car in Seattle are asking: may I drive my rental car to another city? Or, can I rent a car in Vancouver, BC and drive to Seattle? Yes, you can! Seattle car rental companies provide vehicles for under 25 drivers who want to take a road trip across the country. The following list shows details about traveling by car from Seattle Airport to some other locations:

  1. Chicago - O'Hare International Airport, IL. The distance from Seattle Airport is 2106.6 miles. You’ll need $200-300 to pay for gas.
  2. Las Vegas - McCarran International Airport, NV. The distance from Seattle Intl Airport is 1282.5 miles. You’ll need $120-190 to pay for fuel.
  3. Portland International Airport, OR. Mileage from Seattle, Washington, to Portland, Oregon, is 161.9 miles. You’ll need $15-23 to pay for gasoline.
  4. San Francisco International Airport, CA. The distance from Seattle-Tacoma International Airport to San Francisco is 814.5 miles. You’ll need $80-120 to pay for fuel.
  5. Vancouver International Airport, BC. The distance from Sea-Tac Intl Airport to Vancouver is 154.5 miles. You’ll need $20-30 to pay for gas.
  6. Victoria International Airport, BC. The distance from Seattle Airport to Car Ferry in Port Angeles is 126.5 miles. This is the only possible answer on how to get from Seattle to Victoria by car. You’ll need $14-21 to pay for gas, and $18-25 to pay for the ferry service.

As soon as you reach your destination you can drop off your car in rental car office of the company you picked it up from. Just follow the Rental Car Return signs at the airport you arrived in. Renting a car in Washington State is a great option for easy and cheap travel across the USA and other countries.

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