SOURCE: Enterprise Holdings

Enterprise Holdings

March 15, 2010 13:26 ET

Alamo, Enterprise, National Offering Low Daily Rates and Longer Maximum Car Rental Period for 'Drive Out' Promotions in Florida and Arizona

"Florida Drive Out" Program Also Features Drop Off Anywhere Throughout Continental U.S.

ST. LOUIS, MO--(Marketwire - March 15, 2010) - Enterprise Holdings announced today -- on behalf of its Alamo Rent A Car, Enterprise Rent-A-Car and National Car Rental brands -- that it is offering special promotions for customers seeking an economical way to drive from Florida or Arizona to other states through the end of May.

The company's annual "Florida Drive Out" programs -- with special low daily rates, unlimited mileage and a 21-day maximum rental period -- are ideally suited for Florida customers who want to return their vehicles to locations in any of the continental United States (at all corporate-owned locations and participating franchises).

"We know many people are planning their return from their winter homes in Florida," said Matt Darrah, Executive Vice President of North American Operations for Enterprise Holdings. "Our annual 'Florida Drive Out' programs are designed to be the most competitive in the industry and to be a win-win -- helping customers get back home conveniently, safely and economically, while moving our vehicles to other areas of the country for the busy summer season."

The company's brand-new "Arizona Drive Out" program allows customers to rent in Glendale, Mesa, Phoenix and Scottsdale, and then return vehicles to participating locations in California, Missouri, Nevada, Ohio and Oregon. "We've had a lot of success with these programs, so we expanded them this year to include Arizona," Darrah noted. "We're happy to now be able to offer these great deals at the airport as well as at many of our neighborhood branch offices in Florida as well Arizona."

Alamo Rent A Car "Drive Out" Programs

-- The Alamo "Florida Drive Out" promotion is valid from April 5 through May 31 at participating airport locations. In Florida, Alamo Rent A Car vehicles can be rented for as low as $10 per day for compact to mid-size cars or $12 per day for standard through full-size cars -- as long as vehicles are dropped off at a participating location in another state.

-- The Alamo "Arizona Drive Out" promotion is valid from March 28 through May 31 at participating airport locations in Glendale, Mesa, Phoenix and Scottsdale. In Arizona, Alamo Rent A Car vehicles can be rented for as low as $17 per day for economy cars or $21 per day for standard through full-size cars -- as long as vehicles are dropped off at a participating location in another state.

-- A 24-hour advance reservation is required in both Florida and Arizona. To reserve the Florida or Arizona offer, Alamo Rent A Car customers can book online at www.alamo.com or call 800-GO-ALAMO.

Enterprise Rent-A-Car "Drive Out" Programs

-- The Enterprise "Florida Drive Out" promotion is valid from March 28 through May 31 at participating neighborhood locations (excluding Orlando). In Orlando, the Enterprise "Florida Drive Out" promotion runs from April 5 through May 31. In Florida, Enterprise Rent-A-Car vehicles can be rented for as little as $10 per day for economy through full-size vehicles, or $15 per day for minivans -- as long as vehicles are dropped off at a participating location in another state.

-- The Enterprise "Arizona Drive Out" promotion is valid from March 28 through May 31 at participating neighborhood locations in Glendale, Mesa, Phoenix and Scottsdale. In Arizona, Enterprise Rent-A-Car vehicles can be rented for as little as $15 per day for economy through full-size or $25 per day for minivans, and the vehicles must be dropped off in another state.

-- A 48-hour advance reservation is required in both Florida and Arizona. To reserve the Florida or Arizona offer, Enterprise Rent-A-Car customers should call 866-389-3711. Customers must use reference customer #FLDRIVE for Florida rentals or #AZDRIVE for Arizona rentals.

National Car Rental "Drive Out" Programs

-- The National "Florida Drive Out" promotion is valid from April 5 through May 31 at participating airport locations. In Florida, National Car Rental vehicles can be rented for as low as $10 per day for compact to mid-size cars or $12 per day for standard through full-size cars -- as long as vehicles are dropped off at a participating location in another state.

-- The National "Arizona Drive Out" promotion is valid from March 28 through May 31 at participating airport locations in Glendale, Mesa, Phoenix and Scottsdale. In Arizona, National Car Rental vehicles can be rented for as little as $17 per day for economy cars or $21 per day for standard through full-size cars, and the vehicles must be dropped off in another state.

-- A 24-hour advance reservation is required in both Florida and Arizona. To reserve the Florida or Arizona offer, National Car Rental customers can book online at www.nationalcar.com.

Please Note: Reservations are currently being taken for these limited-time offers. None of these offers can be combined with any other discount, coupon, or promotion rates, and other restrictions, including black-out dates, may apply.

About Enterprise Holdings

Enterprise Holdings, through its regional subsidiaries, owns and operates more than 1 million cars and trucks, the largest fleet of passenger vehicles in the world today, under the Alamo Rent A Car, Enterprise Rent-A-Car and National Car Rental brands. As North America's largest and most comprehensive car rental company, Enterprise Holdings also operates a network of more than 7,600 car rental locations in neighborhoods and at airports worldwide, and leads the industry with more than a third of all airport business in the U.S. and Canada.

Enterprise Holdings is headquartered in St. Louis. Ranked No. 24 on the Forbes Top 500 Private Companies in America list, Enterprise Holdings is unparalleled in size, strength and stability -- the only investment-grade company in the car rental industry. In addition, Enterprise Holdings is part of a global strategic alliance with Europcar, creating the world's largest car rental network. Other Enterprise business lines include Enterprise Fleet Management, Enterprise Commercial Trucks, Enterprise Car Sales and WeCar car sharing. For more information about Enterprise Holdings, visit www.enterpriseholdings.com. For more information about Enterprise Holdings' environmental stewardship and the company's long-term commitment to ensure the sustainability of its business, visit www.keystogreen.com.

Contact Information

  • For more information, contact:
    Laura Bryant, Alamo Rent A Car and National Car Rental
    314-512-4178, Email Contact

    Ned Maniscalco, Enterprise Rent-A-Car
    314-512-5523, Email Contact