If your trip to Frankfort is all sorted out but your itinerary is looking a little empty, we can give you a few hints and tips.Kentucky State Capitol and Kentucky State University are interesting attractions that everyone should make time to explore. Map out your route and spend a couple of hours looking around each one.Close to the center, Buffalo Trace Distillery is one sight you might like to consider putting on your to-do list. Liberty Hall and Salato Wildlife Education Center are also not far away and worth a detour.
With some terrific road trip options in the surrounding area, having your own car makes good sense. Without one, it’d be much more difficult to enjoy everything that Paris, 35 miles away, has to offer. See the sights beginning with Duncan Tavern Historic Center, The Cane Ridge Meeting House and Claiborne Farm. The locals will also probably point you toward Georgetown, 17 miles away. If you only see one thing here, make sure it’s Yuko-En on the Elkhorn Garden. (But we’re also huge fans of Cherry Blossom Golf and Country Club and The Pavillion.)
With your own rental vehicle, Frankfort is all yours to explore. People travel to this appealing city for lots of reasons, and here at CarRentals.com we have a unique car for each of them. The main priority for big families is space. Depending on the size of the family, that could mean anything from a full-size car to an SUV. Thrifty travelers usually opt for the affordability and great mileage of our smaller cars, such as an economy or a mini. If you’re eager to create an impression in Frankfort, you could even have a glimpse at our special category for a ride that’ll make any car lover go wobbly at the knees.
You’ll be happy to hear that there’s a huge variety of luxury rentals in Frankfort. What you opt for will depend on how much you want to spend and what you’re planning to do. Specialty vehicles offer unparalleled mod cons and comfort. If you want to indulge yourself, why not book an SUV with all the bells and whistles, or perhaps a fancy medium-sized vehicle? Alternatively, if you’re just after something to get you from A to B as economically as possible, we can help you out with a budget compact vehicle (or something else that won’t break the bank).
In Frankfort, you’ll have to stick to the right-hand side. When exploring a new place, it’s wise to choose a car with automatic transmission. That way, you can focus on the road and save worrying about gear changes.
You’ll find plenty of places to park your car in Frankfort. Even right in the thick of things, there’s often a spot just where you need it.
One of the best things about visiting a smaller city is lighter traffic, so you don’t have to worry a whole lot about rush-hour gridlock. With a population of only 27,800, you can look forward to a smooth Frankfort driving experience.
There are. In Frankfort, speed limits range from 25mph to 65mph. Residential areas have a default speed limit of 35mph unless marked otherwise.
Normally, one of two things will happen. Your chosen car rental company may charge the fined amount to your credit card. This is the most common approach. Or it may supply your contact information to the relevant local authority so the fine is sent directly to you.
You’re allowed to use a cell phone when driving in Frankfort. However, we always recommend waiting until you reach your destination, or pulling over in a safe spot, before making that call.
The legal BAC (blood alcohol content) limit when operating a vehicle in Frankfort is 0.08%. If you’re planning a big night on the town, leave the car behind and organize a different way of getting home instead.
Road rules in Frankfort permit drivers at a red light to turn into the direction of traffic closest to them, without waiting for it to turn green. Before making the maneuver, the vehicle must come to a total stop and the driver must ensure the lane is clear before proceeding.
Yes, so buckle up. However, there may be exceptions for vehicles run by public transportation networks.