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Tampa, Florida: A Place of Nonstop Adventure

The car rental of your choice awaits you when you travel to Tampa, Florida, aka "Big Guava." Travel around the city in your car rental to experience all things Tampa, or venture into traffic and head to nearby Orlando or Daytona Beach for the day. The palm trees and tropical weather anxiously await your arrival.

Walk on the Wild Side

Only 1.2 miles from downtown, the Florida Aquarium has over 7,000 plants and animals to see during your visit, including sea turtles and sharks. The aquarium is complete with splash pads and a 4D theater.

The next destination is Big Cat Rescue, just over 20 minutes away. Open since 1992, this massive wildlife preserve is home to more than 70 rescued cats of all stripes (and spots), including tigers, lions, and cheetahs. It's one of the largest accredited cat sanctuaries in the world. Call ahead and schedule an intimate experience on a guided tour with cats.

Fun in the Sun

Hop into your rental and head 11 miles east to Busch Gardens Tampa Bay. Here, you and your guests will enjoy an African-themed amusement park with some of the best roller coasters that Florida has to offer.

How about some water fun? Less than five minutes away is Adventure Island Water Park, a great place to cool off from the rays of the warm Tampa sun.

Beautiful Sunset Views

Overlooking the bay, just in time for the disappearing sunlight, are two must-visit locations. The Hula Bay Club is Tampa's waterfront restaurant. The sunset will be a beautiful backdrop to your traditional Hawaiian dinner.

As the sun goes down, the Tampa Riverwalk sparks to life with bright neon lights and live entertainment. It's sure to be the perfect nightcap for an adventurous day.

Interested in this destination? Rent a car today and drive to Tampa, Florida, for an ideal action-packed vacation.

Tampa, FL, United States

Car rental companies in Tampa, FL, United States

    Car <span>Rental Requirements</span> in the United States

    • Minimum Age

      For most car rental companies around the world, the minimum age requirement is 25. Drivers aged between 21 and 24 might be subject to additional local fees and may not be allowed to book vehicles under the Premium, Specialty, SUV, Minivan, Van, Convertible, Utility and Luxury Vehicle categories. Additional drivers must be at least 25 years old.

    • Driver’s License

      Each driver must present a full, valid and original national driver's license held for minimum of 2 years. If your license is not in a language used in your destination country, an International Driver's Permit to accompany your national driver's license is highly recommended.

    • ID or Passport

      Each driver must present a valid and original photo ID or passport.

    • International Credit Card

      The renter must present a personal credit card, valid in the country of pick-up with enough funds to put a hold for a security deposit. Third-party credit cards will not be accepted. The car rental company is solely responsible for approving the provided credit card. Online prepayment does not exempt the renter from providing a valid international credit card during vehicle pick-up. The rental company will place a hold in the amount of the security deposit and, when applicable, any additional local fees not covered in the prepaid voucher on the card provided at the rental location.

    • Prepaid Booking Voucher

      You must present a printout of the Booking Confirmation Voucher at the rental location. This document officially confirms all agreed upon services, payment conditions, rates, discounts, as well as vehicle availability within the group selected.

    • Important Information

      Car rental companies reserve the right to refuse service to underage or unlicensed drivers, those with poor credit history or individuals otherwise considered liabilities by the rental company.

    What to know before renting a car in Tampa

    • How much is it to rent a car in Tampa?

      The lowest daily rate in Tampa in the last 30 days was US$ 35.41 with Alamo.

    • Which car rental model is the most rented in Tampa?

      The most popular car rental model in Tampa is the Dodge Grand Caravan.

    • What is the average car rental daily rate in Tampa?

      In the last 30 days, the average daily rate was US$ 30.91.

    • How many car rental locations are there in Tampa?

      in Tampa there are 26 locations from 6 car rental companies.

    • Which car rental categories are available in Tampa?

      Van, Minivan, Mini, Premium, Pickup, Compact, Midsize, Full-Size, SUV, Economy, Convertible, Special, Standard, Luxury.

    FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS ABOUT CAR RENTAL

    Proteções do veículo Car rental insurance

    Car rental insurances are usually called Loss Damage Waiver (LDW) and Collision Damage Waiver (CDW) and cover against damages made to the car in case of an accident.

    Proteções à terceiros Third party insurance

    Third party insurances are usually called Additional Liability Insurance (ALI). Generally, they cover damage made to someone else’s property in case of an accident involving the rental car.

    Caução Security deposit

    Also known as credit hold, a security deposit is necessary when you pick-up your rental car. The deposit is “blocked” on the driver’s credit card and “unblocked” after you return the car in the same conditions.

    Opcionais Optional services

    It is possible to add optional items to your reservation, such as GPS, child car seat, booster seat and more. Add them to your booking now so you don’t have to worry about it later!

    Condutor adicional Additional driver

    If someone else is sharing the wheel with you, they need to be added to the car rental agreement as an additional driver and comply with the same car rental requirements, such as minimum age and documentation needed.

    Quilometragem Mileage

    Check your reservation for the information about unlimited or limited mileage. Unlimited mileage means you can ride how much you want without paying any extras. Road trip saved!

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