Hilo Pohakuloa Training Area Car Rental

Car Rental COVID-19 FAQs

Yes. Enterprise is an essential services provider that remains open to meet critical transportation and personal mobility needs. We are committed and ready to help you get wherever you need to be.

Each rental vehicle at Enterprise is thoroughly cleaned between every rental and backed with our Complete Clean Pledge. This includes washing, vacuuming, general wipe down, and sanitizing with a disinfectant that meets leading health authority requirements, with particular attention to more than 20-plus high-touch points. We also extend the Complete Clean Pledge to our shuttles (for airport locations) and neighborhood branches. 

To help protect both customers and employees, we have modified our car rental process. This includes the addition of curbside rentals at our locations to help promote social distancing by getting you quickly on your way while avoiding foot traffic in our locations.
Delivery is also offered at select car rental locations throughout the country. Please contact your rental branch for availability.
Whether you are picking your vehicle up curbside, or if we deliver it to you, we’re committed to maintaining proper distance throughout the process.
Advance Check-In is now available at 100+ U.S locations so you will not need to stop at the rental counter.

You can modify or cancel your reservation via our website or mobile app. We have extended our existing no-fee cancellation policy to include customers with pre-paid rentals booked directly through us. To extend your car rental, you can click “Call to Extend Your Rental” in our mobile app. You can also call your rental branch or 1-855-266-9565 to extend your reservation. 

For more information, please visit our COVID-19 FAQs page.
For additional questions, please visit our main car rental FAQs page.

Location Details for Hilo Pohakuloa Training Area



Renting a Car at Hilo Pohakuloa Training Area

Information for Renting a Car in Pohakuloa

This car rental branch is located in the Pohakuloa Training area. Access to the base requires military access. We highly advise customers to fill up in Hilo or Kona as there is no gas station near this location.

Visitor Information

Getting to the observatory- A 4-wheel drive vehicle is needed for the drive to the observatory, located approximately 45 minutes away from the branch.

Hawaii Volcano National Park is located approximately 45 minutes from this branch. To see the active lava customers must park at the parking lot and do an 8-mile hike.

Popular Rental Car Types

Customers at this location typically opt for Jeep Wranglers, pick up trucks, and minivans.