Founded in 1974, Alamo Rent a Car is one of the leading car rental companies in the United States and part of Enterprise Holdings, which operates Alamo among other car rental brands worldwide. With more than 3,000 locations throughout United States, Europe, Central & South America, as well as Asia, Alamo operates in 5 continents with a combined fleet of about 150.000 vehicles, and 15 million cars rented per year. Alamo is one of the leading car rental companies of the world.
Alamo established its commercial relationship with RentingCarz back in 2011, which has grown steadily to include exclusive RentingCarz rates to customers from the United States looking for affordable domestic rates, customers from Latin America & Caribbean, Middle East & Asia. RentingCarz is a preferred partner of Alamo Rent A Car.
Various milestones in its history make Alamo a pioneer in the rental industry. Among its innovations, Alamo introduced the concept of unlimited mileage without charge. In 1995 they were the first to launch a website accepting reservations over the Internet. In 2002 they were forerunners in associating themselves with Walt Disney World Resort and Disneyland Resort to be their official rental agency, a relationship they still hold today.
A few years later, in 2005, Alamo launched a registration and check-in system unique in the industry. And in 2011 they associated with Japan Airlines (JAL) to offer members a frequent travel service, the possibility to earn miles when renting a car in the USA or Canada, in addition to being partners with many other leading airline carries throughout the world.
In 2007 Alamo was acquired by Enterprise Holdings, making it the biggest car rental company in the world. Later Alamo expanded its presence into Latin America and the Caribbean, when it opened in Uruguay in addition to strongly consolidating in the USA, Canada, and Asia.
Among it’s distinctions Alamo received the “Extra Mile”prize from Budget Travel magazine, granted because of their self-service terminals. In 2013 a report on North American Car Rental by J.D. Power magazine awarded Alamo third place in overall satisfaction, a position Alamo was able to retain during 2014 and 2015 as well.
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