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3150 S 160th St

SeaTac, WA, 98188

United States

(1) 206-496-1174

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Sun - Wed 9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Thu - Fri 9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Sat 9:00 AM - 9:00 PM

Seattle-Tacoma International Airport Car Rental Information

Taking a trip to Washington’s Emerald City? Find a reliable car rental at the Seattle airport when you choose Payless. Low rates and a a nice selection of vehicles make us a top choice for car rental at SeaTac. Enjoy the freedom to travel around the Pacific Northwest—for less. 

After picking up your Seattle airport car rental, you’ll be free to explore the city’s most popular attractions, dine on delicious seafood and other local cuisine, and explore Seattle’s exciting nightlife. Start your next reservation for a Payless car rental at the Seattle airport now!

Seattle Airport Travel FAQs

What is the age to rent a car in Washington?

You must be at least 21 to rent a car in Washington. When booking a car rental with Payless, renters ages 21 through 24 will incur an additional $25 per day surcharge. The young driver surcharge does not apply to renters who are at least 25 years old. 

Where are car rentals at Seattle airport?

The airport’s rental car facility is off-site, but you can easily reach the Payless counter by taking the courtesy shuttle from the airport. The shuttle pickup areas are on the baggage claim level on the north and south ends of the terminal. The rental car facility is a short five-minute ride away.

Do you need a rental car in Seattle?

Yes, a rental car is strongly recommended when visiting Seattle. Plenty of must-see attractions await you in this sprawling city. Access to a vehicle will allow you to get between destinations quickly and reach areas of the city that aren’t included in public transit routes. 

What is the number one tourist attraction in Seattle?

The Space Needle is Seattle’s internationally recognized icon and most popular tourist attraction. The observation deck provides the city’s best views, offering day and night experiences. On good weather days, the Space Needle also offers incredible views of Mt. Rainier. While at this attraction, you’ll thrill at the only revolving glass floor anywhere in the world. 

What is the best season to visit Seattle?

The best time to visit Seattle is between June and September. During those months, there is less rain and warmer air, perfect for enjoying this jewel of the Pacific Northwest. That said, summer is also the most popular time to visit the city, so you can expect peak tourism prices and crowds. If you plan to visit on a budget, we recommend visiting Seattle in April, May, September, or October.