Serving Los Angeles since 1984. An independent company with low rates & great service!
We pick you up from LA beach cities, Culver City, and Downey.

FAQ / Policies

There are so many questions we receive about renting a car or truck from Marathon Rent A Car . So, this section is full of the details you need to know about rental policies and regulations of Marathon Rent A Car.
  • First and foremost we are located in Los Angeles and Downey, California - and rentals must be limited to picking up vehicles in California.
  • Rates do not include State Tax.
  • Rates do not include gasoline, refueling charges, optional Collision Damage Waiver, Personal Accident Coverage, Renters Liability Protection.


  • Age

    The minimum age requirement to rent a vehicle from Marathon Rent A Car is 25. However Marathon does rent to under 25 years of age with an additional fee of $7 per day. Renters under 21 must provide there own full coverage insurance transferable to the rental car. You Must be 25 years of age to rent luxury, exotic and sport cars.

  • Acceptable Charge Cards

    Marathon Rent A Car accepts all charge cards listed below. The charge card must be in the renter's name.


Will Marathon Rent A Car accept an expired driver's license?
The renter's driver's license must be valid for the entire rental period.
If I leave my license at home can I have a copy faxed to you?
No, Marathon Rent A Car must see the actual license. Perhaps you can have the license sent through overnight delivery.
Do I need an international drivers license?
An International License Driving Permit (IDP) serves only as a translation of a valid drivers license. If you have a driver's license printed in any language other than English, an IDP must always be presented in conjunction with the official drivers license of the issuing country.