Sixt Charlotte Airport Information

Pick-up instructions: Leave the lower terminal (Arrivals/Baggage Claim) and use the marked crosswalk and covered walkway to get to Level 2 lobby. No shuttle is required. Once in the lobby,go to the Sixt counter, where a representative will help you with your car rental. To reach our location, please call (888) 749-8227



 

Drop-off instructions: Please clarify Drop-off instructions with Sixt upon Pick-up.

 

Business hours:

Mon - Sun    06:00 - 22:00

Public Holidays  06:00 - 22:00

Tips for renting a car from Sixt Rent-A-Car at Charlotte Douglas Airport

 

The advantages of renting from Sixt in Charlotte Douglas Airport - 

 

Booking a Sixt car rental at Charlotte Douglas Airport gives you the freedom to dive into the city's vibrant culture, see must-visit places like the NASCAR Hall of Fame and the Mint Museum, and take exciting day trips to places like the Blue Ridge Mountains and Lake Norman. Renting a car at Douglas Charlotte Airport will allow you to carry your luggage with ease, without worrying about space constraints or carrying it on and off buses. You can save valuable time by avoiding the wait times and schedules associated with public transportation. Renting at Douglas Charlotte Airport also enables you to venture beyond the city limits at your own pace.

 

Sixt offers a variety of rental solutions at Charlotte Douglas Airport, including one-way and long-term rentals 

 

Explain the process of picking up a Sixt rental car to Charlotte Douglas Airport

 

The Sixt car rental counter at Charlotte Douglas Airport is conveniently situated in the airport's rental car facility, found on Level 2 of the Hourly Parking Deck. This location is within walking distance of the airport's terminals complex. The counter opens daily at 6:00 am and closes at 22:00 pm.



 

Explain the process of returning a Sixt rental car to Charlotte Douglas Airport

 

To return a Sixt car rental at Charlotte Douglas Airport, follow the signs to the Rental Car Returns area. Park in the designated section, gather your belongings, and use the south-side elevators or escalators to reach the Level 2 Lobby. There, complete check-in and drop off your keys at the Sixt agency's counter for a seamless return process.



 

Inform travelers about the peak hours at Charlotte Douglas Airport

 

Travelers should be aware of peak hours at Charlotte Douglas Airport. The busiest time for airport security is usually from 5:00 PM to 6:00 PM, with wait times sometimes extending to 29 minutes. Monday and Friday mornings are also busier due to business travelers. On average, expect around 13.2-minute waits.

 

For a faster security experience, plan to go through security between 4 AM and 5 AM on Wednesdays, when wait times can be as short as 2 minutes.

 

Tips about prices and deals

 

Renting a car on short notice? SIXT provides fantastic discounts even when you're in a hurry.

 

Approximately 23% of our users discovered Sixt rental cars at Charlotte Douglas Airport priced at $85 or less

 

Sixt Rental Conditions

 

Here's a concise list of the key points to include in the "Rental Conditions" section:

 

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Driver Requirements

All renters and additional drivers must be at least 21 years of age.  Renters must possess a valid driver's license and have a major credit card or debit card in their own name. 

For drivers aged 21 to 24, there is an underage surcharge of $60 per day. 

 

For certain specialty and larger-sized vehicles the minimum age requirement of 25 years of age applies..

 

Insurance

 

Theft waiver (TW): (Includes tax); Excess 0 USD

 

Collision damage waiver (CDW): (Includes tax); Excess 0 USD

 

Third party liability protection (TP): (Includes tax); Maximum Coverage 1,000,000 USD

 

This option includes Collision Damage Waiver with 0 excess, which means you will not be liable in case of damage to the vehicle. A small deposit may be required by the car hire company. Damage to or loss of tyres, windscreens, glass and undercarriage may not be covered by the CDW (Collision Damage Waiver). Please check with the car hire agent at the desk.

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Deposit and Deductible Polic

A deposit amount from a minimum of USD 700.0 to a maximum of USD 2700.0 will be held against your credit card for the duration of the rental. Your deposit is a guarantee held in the event of damage/theft of the vehicle. This will be released if there is no theft or damage during the rental period. Please note that this does not represent your total excess liability which can be found in the Insurance Coverage section.

 

Payment Policy

 

All major credit cards are accepted as a payment method with SIXT. These include American Express, Diners Club, MasterCard, Discover, Visa and Airplus.

Debit cards: Restrictions may apply. Prepaid debit cards are not accepted.

China Union Pay cards are only accepted when co-branded with one of the approved payment methods.

 

A deposit or authorization will be necessary at the time of pick up.



 

Geographical Restrictions

Territorial restrictions are in place based on the state where the rental occurs. To get specific information regarding cross-border restrictions, we recommend reaching out directly to the Sixt car rental location at Charlotte Douglas Airport. They can provide specific and up-to-date guidance.



 

Optional Extras and Services

 

WiFi Access: 12.99 USD per day. (Includes tax); On request

 

GPS: 19 USD per day. Maximum 200 USD. (Excludes tax); On request

 

Infant child seat: 14 USD per day. Maximum 125 USD. (Excludes tax); On request

 

Child toddler seat: 14 USD per day. Maximum 125 USD. (Excludes tax); On request

 

Booster seat: 14 USD per day. Maximum 125 USD. (Excludes tax); On request

 

Toll payment tag/pass: 24.99 USD per day. Maximum 395.99 USD. (Includes tax)

 

Special equipment/optional extras may be requested at the time of booking, but they are not included in the rental price. They are paid in the local currency at the rental desk.



 

Fuel Policy :

 

All vehicles must be returned with the same fuel level as when picked up. Prepaid fuel options are available for convenience and savings. If you can't refuel or prefer not to prepay, we can refuel the vehicle for you upon return for a service fee, especially if you're running late.

 

FAQ's

Sixt Rental Services at Charlotte Douglas Airport FAQs

    The nearest Sixt Rent-A-Car rental site to Charlotte Douglas Airport is located at 5489 Josh Birmingham Parkway, Charlotte, NC 28208. Phone:  (888) 749-8227

    Yes, Sixt car rentals at Charlotte Douglas Airport accept both credit and debit cards. However, there may be restrictions when using debit cards, and prepaid debit cards are typically not accepted.

    A deposit amount from a minimum of USD 700.0 to a maximum of USD 2700.0 will be held against your credit card for the duration of the rental. Your deposit is a guarantee held in the event of damage/theft of the vehicle. This will be released if there is no theft or damage during the rental period. Please note that this does not represent your total excess liability which can be found in the Insurance Coverage section.

    Yes, SIXT car rentals at Charlotte Douglas Airport allow for up to 9 additional drivers per booking. The additional driver(s) will need to have their driver's license verified at the SIXT branch either when the vehicle is picked up or at some point during the rental contract.

    Yes

    WiFi, GPS, sat radio, child seats, ski racks, toll payment options and more are offered at Douglas Charlotte Airport Sixt rental car center.

    When renting from Sixt at Charlotte Douglas Airport, you need a valid driver’s license held for at least 1 year (depending on the car category), as well as a valid credit or debit card to pay the required deposit. You might also need an International Driving Permit or official translation of the license.

    The cost of renting a car from Sixt Rent-A-Car at Charlotte Douglas Airport varies depending on the type of car you choose. On average, you can expect to pay approximately $72 per day for a convertible car and around $103 per day for a luxury car.

    The BMW 3 is the most frequently booked luxury rental car from Sixt at Charlotte Douglas Airport, while the Ford Mustang is the most commonly booked convertible rental car.

    Yes, Sixt Rent-A-Car typically provides shuttle or airport pick-up services at Charlotte Douglas Airport (CLT).

Sixt Return and Extension Policies

    Follow airport signs to the Hourly Deck, then take the next left into the Rental Car Returns area, following the signs specifically for Sixt.

    After returning your car, head to the south side of the Deck and use elevators or escalators to reach Level 2 lobby for an easy walk back to the terminal. No shuttle is required.

    Yes, you can drop off the Sixt rental car at Charlotte Douglas Airport after business hours. Once you enter the SIXT return area, simply pull forward to any lane under the "Car Return" sign, remove your personal belongings, lock the vehicle, and place the keys in the key drop box located next to the large SIXT booth on the right side.

    Sixt offers a 30 minute grace period for more convenience at check in. For instance, if you pick up at noon and return the following day at that same time, you will only be billed for one day. Once this window of time passes, however, an extra rental day may be charged.

    Cars dropped off and left unattended will be the responsibility of the rentee until the vehicle has been formally collected by Sixt staff.

    Yes. All rentals can be extended up to a total of 28 days with a successful authorization.

    Yes, you can rent a Sixt vehicle at Charlotte Douglas Airport and return it to a different location with one-way rental options. However, depending on factors like location, date, and vehicle type, additional charges like a one-time drop charge or mileage charge may apply.