Thrifty is one of the car hire companies available at Linate Airport. They have an excellent selection of vehicles to rent, and they are all offered at very competitive prices. The car rental counters of Thrifty, as well as other companies such as Hertz, National, Avis, Budget, Sixt and Maggiore, are located in the arrivals area of Linate Airport’s terminal building.
Thrifty’s hours of operation at the airport are from 07:30 to 23:30, every day of the week. During bank holidays their hours may vary. They also have a website available, from where customers can make their car rental reservations as well. The website address is www.thrifty.com.
Vehicles to rent from Thrifty at Linate Airport are divided into six different car categories. These categories include Economy, Compact, Mid-Size, Standard, Full-Size, Premium and Mid-Size. Customers will choose one of these categories when making their rental selection, rather than a car by its specific make and model. Economy vehicles are usually very fuel efficient, and examples of these vehicles include the Lancia Ypsilon and the Fiat Punto. There are also many other similar vehicles available. Someone looking for a smaller vehicle could rent from the Compact category, with vehicles such as the Fiat Stilo. The Standard and Full-Size categories contain larger vehicles which are ideal for the average sized family. The Alfa Romeo 147 is offered as a Standard vehicle, and the Alfa Romeo 156 is available as a Full-Size vehicle.
Passengers arriving at Linate Airport who require a vehicle with a bit more style and elegance can choose the Premium category. These vehicles are ideal for a smart business functions, and include the Jaguar X-type as an example.
Thrifty is a worldwide car rental company, offering only late model vehicles with low mileage. Their cars are well-maintained and dependable. Thrifty is an ideal rental company for business or leisure travel arrangements, as they offer the lowest rates possible, and ensure that reservations and rental procedures are fast and simple.
Customers of Thrifty can become Blue Chip members. It is free to join the Blue Chip program, and it is available to all Thrifty customers. Blue Chip members enjoy shorter lines at the counter, faster reservations, rentals and returns, and even benefit from free rental days. For every 16 days rented, Thrifty offers their Blue Chip members a free rental day with their Blue Chip Rewards program. Reservations are also far quicker and easier online, as Thrifty will store all your rental preferences.
Something a little different offered by Thrifty is their Wild Car Program. This program allows customers to pay rates that are lower than for a Mid-Size vehicle, but they will receive a Mid-Size or larger vehicle. You will not know which vehicle you will be driving, but its guaranteed to have at least five seatbelts and space for two or more pieces of luggage. Thrifty, at Linate Airport, will determine which vehicle you will rent when it is time for collection. You can also book a vehicle from the Wild Car Program on Thrifty’s website. Simply choose ‘Wild Car’ as your car class, select the ‘Specialty’ car class in step 1 of the reservation process, or choose the ‘Specialty/Wild Car class’ in step 2 of the rental process.
Business travelers who need to rent a vehicle for lengthy periods of time can make this request from Thrifty. Thrifty offers lengthy rentals for up to eleven months, at excellent corporate rates. Reservations for this service can be made through a special #800 number. During the rental period there is no need to return the vehicle, and the charges will automatically be billed to the renter’s credit card or Thrifty billing account each month.
When renting a vehicle from Thrifty, you can earn frequent flyer miles and other bonuses from their airline and hotel loyalty program partners. Thrifty’s airline partners include Alaska Airlines, American Airlines, Continental Airlines, Emirates, Hawaiian Airlines, United Airlines and Southwest Airlines. Hotel partners include the Hilton Hotels.
Thrifty, at Linate Airport, can provide any additional information required.
Milan/Linate Airport, Italy (LIN)
Milan (Milan), Italy I-20090
Telephone Number: 39 027 6110234