FORT LAUDERDALE, Florida–(BUSINESS WIRE)–SIXT, a leading global mobility provider, continues its rapid expansion across the United States and announces the opening of new locations in Charlotte and Baltimore, giving customers more rental choices on the East Coast .
Last week, the premium mobility provider opened its location at Charlotte Douglas International Airport (CLT), American Airlines’ second-largest hub, and recently celebrated the opening of its branch in Thurgood Marshall International Airport (BWI) in Baltimore/Washington in March 2022. BWI was recently named the best in the world for passenger satisfaction, serving up to 25 million passengers annually, according to the Service Quality Survey of the Airport Council International Airport. Expansion to major airports and business centers like BWI and CLT, two of the nation’s top 30 car rental markets, allows SIXT USA to further support its growing corporate customer base and strengthen the coast network is.
This follows the opening of three new locations across the country, including Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport (CVG), Albuquerque Sunport International Airport (ABQ) and Portland International Airport (PDX ) at the end of last year. Additionally, SIXT USA has invested in the Tampa market by doubling its presence at Tampa International Airport (TPA). As of the start of 2022, SIXT is now present in 28 of the top 30 airports in the United States, providing increased support for traveling customers and local communities.
“As travel continues to explode, we are expanding SIXT USA’s presence on the East Coast to provide consumers with premium rentals at affordable prices in these key hubs,” said Michael Meissner, President and CEO of operation at SIXT USA. “Charlotte and Baltimore have so much to offer, from their culinary scenes to the incredible festivals they host, and we’re excited to equip visitors with the best vehicles to enhance their experiences while exploring these destinations.”
SIXT USA continued to expand its business with more than 1,200 employees serving 100 rental locations in 22 states including California, Florida, New York, Texas, Colorado and Hawaii.
SIXT USA opened its first branch in 2011 and recently strengthened its position as the fourth largest car rental company in the United States, the world’s largest car rental market with a market volume of over $32 billion. In 2020, SIXT USA paved the way for further growth by acquiring 10 strategically important airport stations and launching the SIXT+ car subscription service.
With exceptional customer service, technical innovations and affordable pricing from world-class manufacturers, SIXT USA aims to make travel exciting, easy and more flexible than customers ever imagined. Customers are advised to book early and pay in advance through the SIXT website or app to secure the best rates for their premium rentals.
Sixt SE, headquartered in Pullach near Munich, is one of the leading international providers of high-quality mobility services. With its products SIXT rent, SIXT share, SIXT ride and SIXT+ on the ONE mobility platform, the company offers a unique integrated premium mobility service in the areas of vehicle and commercial vehicle rental, car sharing, carpooling and car subscriptions. Products can be reserved via the SIXT app, which also integrates the services of its renowned mobility partners. SIXT is present in more than 100 countries around the world. The company stands for consistent customer orientation, a lived culture of innovation with strong technological competence, a high proportion of premium vehicles in the fleet and an attractive price-performance ratio. In 2021, SIXT achieved significant market share gains as well as a new record result, amounting to revenues of 2.28 billion euros and a pre-tax profit of 442.2 million euros – despite the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic since 2020. Over the previous decade, from 2009 to 2019, SIXT Group doubled its revenue. Sixt SE is the parent company of the Group and has been listed on the Frankfurt Stock Exchange since 1986 (ordinary share ISIN: DE0007231326, preferred share ISIN: DE0007231334).