If your trip to Marion is all booked but your itinerary is a bit on the empty side, let us give you a helping hand.Not far from the city center, Harding Memorial is one attraction you might like to consider adding to your must-see list. If you still have space on your itinerary, Warren G. Harding Historic Home and Wyandot Popcorn Museum will keep you busy as well.
Make sure the gas tank is full, because there are a few good reasons to get out and explore beyond Marion. They include COSI in Columbus — an appealing road-trip destination just 45 miles away. Afterwards, point your rental car toward Historic Crew Stadium.
No other mode of transportation can give you flexibility and freedom like your own car. No matter the reason for your travels to Marion, CarRentals.com has a terrific range of vehicles to pick from. Taking a city break with your other half? Turn up the romance by renting a mini or compact car. A delight to drive and easy to park, you’ll love sitting next to each other in one of these nifty rides. A full-size SUV is a great option for large families. There’s loads of space for everyone and you can go where you want, when you want. If you’re on a business trip, a premium car will take you from one meeting to the next in style and comfort.
For some of us, owning a prestige vehicle is the stuff that dreams are made of. But renting the car of your dreams is absolutely within your grasp! Picture yourself cruising the open roads in a high-end sports car, even if it’s only for a short while. Or perhaps all you want is a trusty set of wheels to get you from point A to point B. Flashy or thrifty? Either way, there’s a rental car to suit you in Marion.
You have to drive on the right side of the road in Marion. Even though the conditions may be similar to home, we suggest driving a little more cautiously on roads you’re not familiar with.
Getting a parking spot in Marion is easy. You won’t need to circle the block in heavy traffic here — and that’s why the locals love it. There’s loads of on and off-street parking to choose from.
As with many cities, the roads are usually busier just before and after work during the week. However, with a population of around 36,800, traffic congestion isn’t much of an issue in Marion.
While navigating through the streets of Marion, keep in mind that the speed limits generally range from 20mph to 70mph. Most residential zones are 35mph unless indicated otherwise.
Generally speaking, your chosen rental car company will bill the fined amount to your credit card, including local taxes and surcharges. Alternatively, they may supply your information to the relevant local law enforcement agency, who’ll then send a fine directly to you.
You’re allowed to use your cell phone when driving a car in Marion. However, we always recommend waiting until the end of your journey, or pulling over in a safe spot, before taking that call.
The legal BAC (blood alcohol content) limit when operating a vehicle in Marion is 0.08%. If you’ve got a big night planned, leave your rental car behind and organize another way of getting home instead.
Yes, you may turn on a red light in Marion. However, before you do you must bring the car to a total stop. Proceed only when the lane you are turning into is clear of oncoming traffic.
Although there are a few exceptions, seat belts must be worn in Marion County.