If your trip to State College is all sorted out but your itinerary is looking a bit empty, let us give you a helping hand.Stop by Beaver Stadium. It’s one sight you’ll usually find on most visitors’ must-do lists. If you still have some space on your itinerary, Penn State University’s Blue and White Golf Courses and Pegula Ice Arena will keep you on the go too.
If you’re after day-trip inspiration, we’ve got a couple of suggestions. Located 35 miles away, Logan Township is worth hopping in the car for. Soak up the sights beginning with Holiday Bowl, Galactic Ice and Baker Mansion. Situated 50 miles away, Selinsgrove is another popular destination. If you swing by, be sure to check out Selinsgrove Speedway, Susquehanna Valley Mall and Cameron Park.
Whether you’re hitting the road alone or with the entire family, CarRentals.com will help you find the perfect wheels for your adventure in State College. A mini is a fabulous choice if you’re planning to spend lots of time in the heart of the city. Inexpensive and with good mileage, these vehicles will take you from point A to B quickly and easily. If you’re eager to make a splash, rent a ride from our special category. You’re certain to find something that’ll attract a bit of attention! Got the young ones in tow? A roomy SUV should tick all the boxes.
You’re spoiled for choice when it comes to renting a car in State College. From sporty models with all the mod cons to agile compacts, you’ll find it all here. Choosing your ride depends on your budget and what activities you’ve got planned. There are some road trips that are just begging you to splurge on your dream ride, whereas other adventures don’t need anything more than an engine and four wheels. Which will it be this time?
Motorists drive on the right-hand side of the road in State College. Even though you may be comfortable with the traffic rules, it’s a good idea to drive a bit more cautiously in places you’ve never been.
For the most part, finding a place to park the car in State College is an easy task. If you’re planning to venture to one of the busier sights in town, it’s a smart idea to look at parking options before you leave.
One of the best things about hitting the road in a smaller city is less traffic, so you won’t have to worry too much about peak-hour gridlock. With a population of about 42,200, you can expect a smooth State College driving experience.
Most residential zones in the city of State College have a 20mph speed limit. Outside these areas, the speed limits normally range between 20mph and 70mph.
Normally, one of two things will happen. Your rental company may bill the amount stated on the fine to your credit card. This is the more common practice. Or it may provide your contact details to local authorities so the fine is issued to you directly.
You’re allowed to use your cell phone when cruising around State College. However, we always recommend waiting until the end of your trip, or pulling over in a safe spot, before using your phone.
While driving in State College, it’s an offence to have a BAC (blood alcohol content) higher than 0.08%. Thinking of having a drink or two over lunch or dinner? Consider using a ride-sharing service or taking a taxi.
Yes it is. However, before you turn you are required to bring the vehicle to a complete stop and only continue if the coast is clear.
By law everyone must wear a seat belt. However, there are a couple of exceptions for certain vehicles used by public transportation systems.