There is no better way to see everything Tampa has to offer than by getting behind the wheel of your Alamo rental car. Stop spending your vacation waiting on the bus, or being nickel and dimed with ride-shares or taxis. Having your own vehicle enables you to go to the attractions you want to see the most, whenever you want. Make your next getaway to Florida more enjoyable with an Alamo car rental.
Why drive with CarRentals.com?
With close to a quarter-million people, Tampa is a city that has lots going on. Travelers come to enjoy Tampa's Pleasant winters. Of course, this city has more going on like its no lack of entertainment options. Whatever you pick to do first, you'll want to see as much of Tampa as possible while on your stay. And with your Alamo rental car, you'll be able to see and do more of what this city offers.
We work with some of the most dependable rental car businesses. Alamo opened its doors in 1974 and introduced the concept of Unlimited Free Mileage. Alamo strives to provide low-cost, high-value rentals to leisure and family travelers.
What you need to know about car rentals in Tampa
How do I get a Tampa Alamo car rental at a great rate?
CarRentals.com strives to get you the lowest rates, no matter when you reserve your vehicle. But getting ahead of time can help keep spending low. Make sure to not add an additional driver and read the mileage policy to avoid any surprise fees.
Do I need to bring anything special when I get my rental car in Tampa?
You'll need to carry with you credit card, as well as your driver's license.
What's Tampa's minimum age to rent a car?
Alamo's minimum age to rent a car in Tampa is 21. Make sure to review Alamo's policies, as there may be limitations if you are under 25 or for higher category cars especially.
Is there a particular vehicle I should get for my trip to Tampa?
That all depends on your needs and what you'll be doing when you visit Tampa. Compact or economy cars are ideal for short drives and are easier to park. If you are traveling with colleagues or family, then a sedan or SUV will have more room and provide a more comfortable ride on longer trips. Those looking for a bit of extravagance on their Tampa getaway can choose a higher-end category like an Audi A4 or Cadillac XTS or similar.
Do I need insurance when I rent a car in the United States?
In the United States you do need to have insurance before you rent from Alamo. Although many of the major card issuers, like Visa or American Express, give some coverage, there are usually restrictions. For instance, you may not be covered if you book a luxury or larger vehicle. Make sure to check credit card issuer's policy before you decide. Additionally, as a U.S. citizen, you can book Collision Damage Coverage through CarRentals.com at checkout.
Does Alamo require a deposit at the time of booking my rental car?
Alamo does require a deposit when you reserve your rental car. Alamo will block the deposit on your credit once you book your vehicle for your trip. Please be aware that the deposit will vary greatly based on the model and make of the vehicle.
Do I have to full up the tank before I take my car back to Alamo?
We encourage a full to full policy. You receive the vehicle with full tank, and you should return it filled up. For a cheaper rate, it is best to find a gas station before you return the car to Alamo.
Do I need unlimited miles when I rent a car in Tampa?
Tampa has lots to keep you entertained, but you may want to drive to nearby cities to find out what else Florida has to offer. You can explore the rest of the area free of mileage limits after you've checked off all the activities in Tampa. If you want to add even more excitement on your Tampa getaway, you can check out one of the three theme parks in the region. Embrace your thrill-seeking side, or take the clan to Adventure Island or Adventure Island Water Park.
Can I get a one-way rental from Alamo?
Alamo typically offers one-way rentals. You may find it easier to return your vehicle at another Alamo. However, there may be an additional fee when you opt for one-way.
Reserve your ride today!
With so much to do and see in Tampa, having your own automobile lets you explore at your own pace. When you are ready to see more of Florida, you can drive wherever you want to, without having to wait for the bus or wave down a cab.
Before your next vacation, book your Alamo Tampa rental car and zip off to take in all the items on your itinerary at your own pace. Go with CarRentals.com and hit the open road in Tampa, Florida.