If you want to see everything Scranton has to offer, there is no better way to do so from behind the wheel of a rental car from Alamo. Don't waste time waiting for the bus or hailing taxis to go to the sights. Having your own ride allows you to go to the sites you want to see the most, whenever you want. Make your upcoming trip to Pennsylvania more enjoyable with an Alamo car rental.
CarRentals.com puts you in the driver seat
Scranton is a perfect town when you want a break from hustle and bustle of a big city. Many guests come to experience Scranton's diverse culture. However, you may have your eye on exploring the captivating art scene and plenty of interest for history buffs. No matter what you pick to do first, you'll want to see as much of Scranton as you can during your trip. And if you need to see what else is around Scranton, then get in the driver's seat of your Alamo rental car and see what else is out there.
CarRentals.com works with the finest businesses. Alamo opened its doors in 1974 and introduced the concept of Unlimited Free Mileage. Alamo strives to provide a fun, high-value, low-cost rental experience to leisure and family travelers.
Frequently asked questions
How do I get the best deals on a Scranton Alamo rental car?
CarRentals.com strives to get you the lowest rates, no matter when you reserve your car. However, booking ahead of time can help keep spending low. Be sure to check the mileage policy and don't add an extra driver to avoid any surprise fees.
Do I need to bring anything special when I get my car rental in Scranton?
You will need to carry with you credit card, as well as your driver's license.
What's Scranton's minimum age to rent a car?
Alamo's minimum age to rent a car in Scranton is 21. Make sure to check Alamo's policies, as there may be limitations if you are under 25 or for higher category cars especially.
Is there a particular car I should get for my trip to Scranton?
That all depends on your needs and what you'll be doing when you visit Scranton. Compact or economy automobiles are ideal for short commutes and are easier to park. Commute times in Scranton average 26 minutes, so you may find a SUV or mid-size car more comfortable. Or if you want to keep your emissions down, then choose a hybrid vehicle. Those looking for a dash of extravagance on their Scranton trip can choose a higher-end category like a Cadillac or Audi or similar.
Does the United States require car insurance?
In the United States you do need to have insurance before you rent a car from Alamo. Many major credit cards (MasterCard, Visa, American Express and Discover) typically provide some coverage. But many of them have prohibitions, such as not covering larger vehicles, like premium models or some SUVs. It is best to call your credit card company and find out what kind of coverage is offered before you head to Scranton. Additionally, as a U.S. citizen, you can also add on Collision Damage Coverage with CarRentals.com at checkout.
Do I need to pay a deposit when I book my Alamo car rental?
Alamo requires a deposit when you reserve your rental. Alamo will block the deposit on your credit once you book your car for your trip. Please note that the deposit can vary greatly based on the make and model of the car.
Do I have to full up the tank before I take my car back to Alamo?
At CarRentals.com, we advise a full to full policy. You should get into your car with a full tank, and you will want to refuel up to the amount you picked the car up with. If you want to keep your expenses lower, it is best to fill up your tank before you return the car to Alamo. Stations near airports or car rental places tend to have higher prices.
Do I need unlimited miles when I drive in Scranton?
Scranton has enough to keep you entertained, but you may want to head to nearby cities to find out what else Pennsylvania has to offer. You can explore the rest of the area free of mileage limits once you've checked off all the activities in Scranton.
Can I get a one-way rental from Alamo?
Alamo offers one-way rentals in most cases. You may find it more convenient to return your rental at another location. Don't forget there may be an additional fee when you opt for one-way.
Reserve your ride today!
With so much to do and see in Scranton, having access to an auto lets you explore at your own pace. When you're ready to see more of Pennsylvania, you can drive when you want to, without having to hanging out a stop waiting for the bus or hail a taxi.
Before you head out of town, book your Alamo Scranton rental car and take off to all the items on your itinerary. Go with CarRentals.com and hit the highway in Scranton, Pennsylvania.