If your trip to Alachua is all locked in but your itinerary is looking a little empty, we can give you a helping hand.If you want to see more, Oaks Mall, Ruth B. Kirby Gilchrist Blue Springs State Park and O’Leno State Park are top picks with visitors and within a quick drive of the town center.
If you’re in the mood for a day trip, pack some snacks and head over to Micanopy. Situated 25 miles away, it has more than enough to keep you going. Lake City is one more place to add to your itinerary. It’s about 30 miles away. Step out of the car, have a stretch and see what this place offers.
No other mode of transportation can offer you convenience and freedom like your own car. Whatever the reason for your travels to Alachua, CarRentals.com has an excellent selection of vehicles for you to pick from. Spending some quality time with your other half? Make things cozy by renting a convertible. A pleasure to drive and easy to park, you’ll love sitting next to each other in one of these zippy rides. A van is a good option for families. There’s enough room for everyone and you can venture where you want, whenever you want. If you’re on a work trip, a premium car will get you from meeting to conference in serious style.
For some people, owning a high-end vehicle is a little (or a lot!) out of reach. But renting your dream car is far easier than you think! Imagine the feeling of cruising around town in a high-end convertible, even if it’s only for a short while. Or perhaps all you’re chasing is a dependable set of wheels to get you quickly and safely from point A to point B. Flashy or thrifty? Either way, one thing’s for sure — there’s a rental car to suit your style in Alachua.
You’ll be motoring along the right-hand side of the road in Alachua. Even though the rules may be similar to home, we suggest driving a little more cautiously on roads that are unfamiliar.
One of the advantages of visiting a smaller city is lighter traffic, so don’t stress too much about rush-hour gridlock. With a population of approximately 9,800, you can look forward to a smooth Alachua driving experience.
Nabbing a parking space in Alachua won’t be too challenging. Of course, it depends on where you are and when — you may have trouble parking in the very center during busy periods.
While cruising through the streets of Alachua, keep in mind that the speed limits usually range from 10mph to 70mph. Residential zones are 30mph unless indicated otherwise.
Generally speaking, your rental car company will bill the fined amount to your credit card, including local surcharges and taxes. Alternatively, they may supply your contact details to local law enforcement agencies, who’ll then send a fine straight to you.
They sure are. However, there are some exceptions for vehicles run by public transportation networks.
If you have hands-free functions like Bluetooth enabled, you are allowed to use your cell phone while behind the wheel in Alachua. Just make sure you keep focused on the road.
In Alachua, it’s an offence to drive with a BAC (blood alcohol content) of more than 0.08%. If you’re going to have a drink or two with lunch or dinner, you’d be wise to leave your car behind.
Yes, you can turn on a red light in Alachua. Before making the maneuver, you have to completely stop the car. Move on only when you know the lane you are turning into is clear of oncoming traffic.