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Rent Your Car At Vail Airport

If your trip to Vail is booked and ready to roll, Winter Wagon can help you with deciding on where to visit during your to Vail or whereever your final destination may be.

Do you offer longer term rental options, like above 1 month in Vail?
We do offer long term car and van rentals at our Vail location.

Where can I pickup and drop my rental car in Vail?
You can pickup and drop in the city of Vail or have your vehicle delivered to the Eagle County Regional Airport (EGE) by one of your team members.

Questions About Vail rental cars

What is the average speed limit in Vail?
The speed limit in Vail depends on which neighborhood you are in, but on average the speed limit while driving in Vail is 25 miles per hour (MPH) or 40 kilometers per hour (KM/H).

What kind of rental car does Winter Wagon recommend for driving in Vail?
For driving during any season in Vail, Winter Wagon likes the Subaru Outback, Acura MDX, or Audi station wagon.

Do we need a rental with AWD while in Vail?
When renting a car in Vail, Winter Wagon recommends a vehicle with studded snow tires. AWD is helpful however, snow tires are the most important for driving in the snow when visiting Vail.

Do you rent vehicles with snow tires in Vail?
Yes, we do rent vehicles with studded snow tires at our Vail location.

What is the minimum age to rent a car in Vail?
25 is the standard rental age for renting a vehicle with Winter Wagon at our Vail, Colorado location. However, please be sure to check with our staff. Sometimes for smaller sedan rentals, we can rent to those under 25 years of age.

Looking for a place to stay in Vail

Here are three popular hotels and lodging options in Vail

For reference we have gathered data on hotel and lodging pricing in Vail.

Average low price of a hotel in Vail is around $151 and average high season price is around $315.

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More Questions We Receive About Rentals in Vail

You have questions, we have answers. Here are some of the top questions we receieve about renting a vehicle in Vail with Winter Wagon.

Are there multiple rental car locations with Winter Wagon?
Yes. Winter Wagon has multiple pickup and drop locations for rental cars throughout Colorado, New Mexico, Wyoming, and Montana. Rental car delivery and private car service are available in select markets.

Do I have to pay with credit card?
Yes. All rental cars, vans, and trucks from our Vail Colorado location must be paid for with a valid credit card. Cash and debit card rentals are available in select rental markets.

How long does it take to rent a car Vail?
The rental car process is fast and easy. You can take care of everything online with our team before your arrival in Vail.

What is the cancellation policy for renting in Vail?
Cancellations are possible with our service. All cancellations must be made 24 hours before to receieve a full refund minus a $25 booking fee during normal demand dates (booking fee is needed to keep the lights on). High demand dates like Christmas and Presidents Day, the booking fee is 20% of rental charge.

What documents do I need to rent a car in Vail?
You will need a valid driver license and credit card to rent a vehicle in Vail, Colorado with Winter Wagon.

The Winter Wagon Way

Winter Wagon is a leading provider of winter car rental and transport services for ski resorts near Vail and other resort areas in Colorado, New Mexico, Wyoming, and Montana.

Our rental cars, vans, and trucks all come equipped for winter with items like studded snow tires and ski racks (on sedans and certain suv classes only) standard on every rental.

Interested in renting from one of our other locations like Beaver Creek, Glenwood Springs, Copper Mountain? Contact our sales team today to find out how Winter Wagon can you get the rental car you need for your vacation in Colorado and New Mexico.

Find all your options for renting a car in Vail or at the Vail Airport right here at Winter Wagon.

Learn more about Vail

Our team here at Winter Wagon has put together a nice list of some of the better hotels in Vail. If you have any questions before booking your rental car, please don't hesitate to ask our team!

  1. The Four Seasons Resort and Residences Vail

    The Four Seasons is a world-renowned brand, and their Vail location is no exception. The hotel offers guests stunning views of the mountains, as well as easy access to the slopes. With over 120 rooms and suites, the Four Seasons has something for everyone. The hotel also offers a spa, fitness center, and multiple dining options.

  2. The Ritz-Carlton, Bachelor Gulch

    Located just outside of Vail in the Beaver Creek area, the Ritz-Carlton, Bachelor Gulch is a true mountain retreat. The hotel offers ski-in/ski-out access, as well as a stunning outdoor pool and hot tubs. With over 180 rooms and suites, the Ritz-Carlton also boasts multiple dining options, a spa, and a fitness center.

  3. The Sebastian - Vail

    The Sebastian is a boutique hotel located in the heart of Vail Village. With just over 100 rooms, the hotel offers a more intimate and personalized experience. The Sebastian has a ski valet, as well as a stunning outdoor pool and hot tubs. The hotel also boasts multiple dining options.

  4. The Arrabelle at Vail Square

    The Arrabelle is a stunning hotel located in the heart of Vail Square. The hotel offers ski-in/ski-out access, as well as a stunning rooftop pool and hot tubs. With over 60 rooms and suites, the Arrabelle also boasts multiple dining options, a spa, and a fitness center.

  5. The Lodge at Vail

    The Lodge at Vail is a classic mountain hotel located just steps from the slopes. The hotel offers over 150 rooms and suites, as well as a stunning outdoor pool and hot tubs. The Lodge also has multiple dining options. Our team is here to help with recommendations for dining at The Lodge or any of the other recommendations on this hotel list.

  6. The Sonnenalp Hotel

    The Sonnenalp is a family-owned hotel located in the heart of Vail Village. The hotel offers over 100 rooms and suites, as well as a stunning outdoor pool and hot tubs. The Sonnenalp also has multiple dining options!

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