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Car hire in Washington D.C.

Fly-drive holidays give you the freedom and flexibility to explore at your own pace. Hire a car in Washington D.C. and get more from your holiday - add on an overnight stay in Williamsburg or a relaxing break at Virginia Beach.

Extend your city break in Washington D.C. and combine a stay in one of the world's best capital cities, with time exploring the fascinating surrounding areas. Select a car type that suits your holiday requirements, choose an affordable Economy vehicle or upgrade to an Intermediate car and travel in comfort and style. Explore everything on Washington's doorstep on your fly-drive holiday.

British Airways car hire, in partnership with Avis, includes all of the mandatory charges that you'll need to drive away your car in Washington D.C.

• Unlimited mileage

• 24–hour customer support and roadside assistance

• Collect Avios on every rental

• Free additional driver for Executive Club members worldwide

Washington D.C. car hire

See Washington D.C. your way with one of our car deals

Driving itineraries we recommend from Washington DC

Washington D.C. to Baltimore
Washington D.C. to Baltimore.

Combine three nights spent in Washington D.C. with a daytrip to Baltimore. Situated in Maryland, 40 miles away and roughly an hour by car, discover the wonders of this popular, picturesque area. With museums, shopping, dining and nightlife - you'll find plenty of things to see and do. Admire the spectacular view from the 27th floor of the World Trade Center 'Top of the World Observation Level' or take in the sights from a different viewpoint on a scenic harbour cruise.

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Flight bookings made over the telephone incur a £10 booking fee per person, holiday bookings incur no fee.

Why BA car hire?

Book your car hire with British Airways - in partnership with Avis - and enjoy these great benefits:

  • Great rates and flexibility
  • Combine your flight with a car and save
  • Convenient and extensive choice of locations
  • Earn Avios on every rental
  • Earn bonus Avios when you book flights and car hire together
  • All mandatory charges included
  • 24 hour customer support
  • Free additional driver for Executive Club members
  • Join Avis Preferred at no extra charge and beat the queues with faster pick up