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Honolulu Airport Car Rentals

Honolulu, the capital city of Hawaii is located on the island of Oahu. Waikiki is considered as part of Honolulu, and is the hot spot on the island for tourism. For exploring more than downtown city life, a rental car for Honolulu is a must. Honolulu is the most populated city in Hawaii, and home to a diverse variety of cuisine. Ranked high on livability standards and near the top of all US cities as one of the safest.

The island of Oahu has nearly 600 surfing spots, including the famous Banzai Pipeline, the island and specifically the North Shore, hosts some of the biggest surfing events in the world. Towards the North Shore, discover beach parks, and hiking trails all waiting to be explored, and then, arrive at the Kualoa Ranch, the Polynesian Cultural Center, and an array of Shrimp Trucks at Kahuku.

Pearl Harbor and the USS Arizona Memorial are the most visited spots. Research a day at Pearl Harbor to find out hints and tricks to make the day go smooth.

Waimea Bay is known for its botanical gardens, then turn southeast, to Haleiwa Town, for a stop at the quaint galleries, boutiques, and enjoy some shaved ice and dine on a variety of local cuisine. Visit the Dole Plantation and visit the world’s largest maze, the Pineapple Garden Maze, with over 3 acres and approximately 2.5 miles of paths.

Exploring this area may take you more than one or two days to complete and this trip is worth the price of a cheap car rental in Honolulu. Let Discount USA Car Rental staff help you find the perfect car rental at Honolulu airport for your trip.

Things to do in Honolulu

  • Pearl Harbour National Memorial - a memorial honoring the 2,388 Americans who died during the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor. Full of history, this place unravels one of the most important battles in the Pacific history of America.
  • Chinatown - One of the largest and most authentic Oriental Districts in the entire United States, Honolulu’s Chinatown, is a place worth exploring with markets full of sights, sounds and smells from enticing eateries, complete with its many menus including Peking duck, amazing stir fries, and soy-sauteed meats.
  • Hanauma Bay Nature Reserve - Swim with the fishes and snorkel in the blooming underwater coral gardens. The area is set in the depth of an extinct volcanic crater, and is known for its marine biodiversity, with everything from colorful parrot fish sea to turtles.
  • Bishop Museum - A family friendly museum, that the whole family can learn about Hawiian culture. The Polynesioan collection helps make this museum one of the best cultural centers in all of Hawaii.
  • Diamond Head - Hike up the infamous Diamond Head national park. This dormant volcano vent has a stunning view of Waikiki and Honolulu south shore from the summit lookout. It should take an hour to reach the summit and half that time to descend.

Interesting Facts About Honolulu

  • Surfing was invented in Hawaii
  • Diamond Head was named by sailors who they discovered diamond in it’s slopes
  • City of Honolulu is 10 miles long and 4 miles wide
  • Iolani Palace was finished being built in 1882
  • 80% of Hawaii’s population lives in Honolulu

What’s available at Honolulu International Airport?

More than 20 million visitors a year arrive and depart from Daniel K. Inouye International Airport, formerly known as Honolulu International Airport, which is served by interisland airlines, commuter flights, and international carriers. Named after a late Hawaiian senator, recognized by the state for his 49 years of service.

HNL airport covers over 4500 acres of land and is located approximately 10 miles from the famous Waikiki beach. With its four runways and 3 terminals, this airport services more than 21 million passengers each year.

The airport boasts its own restaurants, bars, gift shops, hair salon, post office, currency exchange, bank machines and even a jail. For passengers with disabilities, they offer wheelchairs and sky porters, as well, they have accessible areas to ensure a safe trip. In addition to regular restrooms, this airport has unisex restrooms. First aid and lost & found are onsite for those in need.

Your Oahu vacation starts at the Honolulu Airport. After arriving, collect your luggage, and you are ready to discover everything this island has to offer. All you need to do is pick up your HNL car rental and start enjoying paradise!

Contact Information for Honolulu International Airport HNL

Address: 300 Rodgers Boulevard, Honolulu HI 96819, United States

Phone: (808) 836-6411

Airport Code: HNL

Rental Car Center (RCC) Location At Honolulu airport some car rental companies are on airport and some are off airport. For the on airport locations, follow signs outside baggage claim areas to their counters. For off airport offices, their free shuttle service picks up outside baggage claim at the center island marked for shuttles.

Honolulu Car Rental FAQs

What happens if I need to cancel my Honolulu reservation?

  • There is no fee to cancel your booking if you book with us. Discount USA Car Rental does not take any money up front, only the main driver's name to book, so you can cancel your booking at any time with no charge. If you need to change your booking, we can help you re-book or adjust your booking with the car company as needed. Contact us anytime to assist with changes.

What should I provide at the rental counter for the best car rental at Honolulu International Airport?

  • As the renter and main driver you must bring a valid driving license from your country of residence and a credit card in the same name as the drivers license. As well, bring the car company's confirmation number, best to bring the entire email we sent you, as it includes all pickup procedures. If your driver's license is not in English, you may require an International’s Driver's Permit. Debit cards may be accepted with a Visa or Mastercard logo, it passes the credit check as required. Also, using a debit card will require proof of flight itinerary. Each car company has their own rules on debit card policies, you must always review the terms and conditions for each car company booked.

    All additional drivers must be added in person, with the main driver present. Ask our staff at Discount USA Car rental if you are unsure about any policy rules or conditions.