If you want to see everything Memphis has to offer, there is no better way to do so from behind the wheel of a rental car from Alamo. Stop wasting your vacation waiting on the bus, or being nickel and dimed with ride-shares or taxis. When you have the keys to your own car, you can drive anywhere you want to go, whenever you want. Make your upcoming getaway to Tennessee even better with an Alamo car rental.
Why drive with CarRentals.com?
Memphis is home to over half a million people, meaning this city is just big enough for a bit of exploration. Many travelers come to check out Memphis's storied past and Pleasant winters. Whatever you choose to do first, you'll want to check out as much of Memphis as you can during your trip. You'll be able to explore of this city once you get the keys to your Alamo rental car.
We work with the top businesses. Opening its doors in 1974, Alamo pioneered the concept of Unlimited Free Mileage. Alamo strives to provide a fun, high-value, low-cost rental experience to leisure and family travelers.
What you need to know for the road
How do I get the best deals on a Memphis Alamo rental car?
CarRentals.com strives to get you the best rates, no matter when you reserve your car. However, getting your car well ahead of your trip can help you save even more. Make sure to keep the car under one driver's name and go over the mileage policy to avoid any surprise fees.
What should I have with me when I get my rental car in Memphis?
You'll need to bring your driver's license and a credit card in your name.
What is the minimum age to rent a car in Memphis?
Alamo's minimum age to rent a car in Memphis is 21. Some rentals, especially higher category vehicles (luxury, SUVs, etc.), may have an additional fee if you are under 25. Take time to review Alamo's policies to find out what the total cost is for you.
Is there a particular vehicle I should get for my trip to Memphis?
That all depends on your needs and what activities you want to do in Memphis. Compact or economy vehicles are easier to park and good for short drives. If you are traveling with family or friends, then a sedan or SUV will have enough room for all of you and be a more comfortable ride on longer trips. Those looking for a bit of extravagance on their Memphis trip can choose the premium category to get a car like a Mercedes C-Class or Cadillac XTS or similar.
Does the United States require car insurance?
You are required to have insurance before you rent from Alamo in the United States. Many of the major credit cards (Discover, American Express, Visa and MasterCard) typically cover your car rental. But many of them have prohibitions, such as not covering bigger vehicles, like premium models or some SUVs. It is best to find out exactly what your credit card will cover and how much before you head to Memphis. Otherwise, as a United States citizen, you can purchase Collision Damage Coverage with CarRentals.com at checkout.
Do I need to pay a deposit when I book my Alamo car rental?
Alamo does require a deposit when you book your rental car. Alamo will block the deposit on your credit once you book your vehicle for your trip. Please note that the deposit will vary greatly depending on the model and make of the rental.
Do I have to return my Alamo rental with a full tank?
At CarRentals.com, we suggest a full to full policy. You receive the car with full tank, and you should return it filled up. To avoid any added expenses, it is best to fill up your tank before you bring your car back to Alamo.
Should I get unlimited miles when I drive in Memphis?
Memphis has over half a million people, so there should be plenty to do. Unlimited miles allow you to see what else Tennessee has to offer without being concerned about your limits.
Does Alamo offer one-way rentals in Memphis?
Alamo usually offers one-way rentals. You may find it easier to return your vehicle at another location. Be aware there is typically an additional fee when you choose one-way.
Reserve your ride today!
With so much to do and see in Memphis, having access to a ride lets you explore at your own pace. When you're ready to check out more of Tennessee, you can leave when you want to, without waiting for your ride to pick you up or looking through a bus schedule.
Before your next holiday, book your Alamo Memphis rental car and zip off to take in all the must-do activities. Reserve with CarRentals.com and speed along the highway in Memphis, Tennessee.