In 1946 Warren Avis opened the world's first airport car rental location at Willow Run Airport, Detroit, with a grand total of three cars. Today, Avis worldwide operates in over 4,000 locations in 114 countries. Energy, enthusiasm, innovative industry leadership and an ethos of continuous improvement have characterised the company for many years. Here are a few key historical milestones in this success story.
Avis started developping in Europe in 1953. Today Avis is a leading european car rental company with more than 7 million customers every year. Avis Europe operates in 2500 agencies and has 7000 employees.
Avis Belgium was born in 1956. Avis Belgium has developped to a network of 60 locations, of wich 3 are situated in airports and 3 in train stations.
In 2004 Avis Belgium generated a businessfigure of 25.000.000 euro and more than 680.000 rental days. Our fleet exists of approximately 3000 vehicles