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 National. Stop wasting your vacation waiting on the bus, or being nickel and dimed with ride-shares or taxis. When you have access to your own vehicle, you can drive anywhere you want to go, whenever you want. Make your upcoming vacation to Tennessee more enjoyable with a National rental car.
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Memphis has over half a million people, meaning this city is large enough for a little excitement. Visitors come to check out Memphis's storied past and Pleasant winters. No matter what you decide on first, you'll want to see as much of Memphis as you can during your vacation. You'll be able to explore of this city once you get the keys to your National rental car.
Founded by twenty-four independent rental car agents in 1947, National has grown from 60 locations in the U.S. to over 2,000 locations worldwide. National provides everything luxury to compact, allowing you to pick the best ride for your next holiday.
What you need to know for the road
How do I get a Memphis National rental car at a great price?
We strive to get you the best rates, no matter when you book. However, getting your car well ahead of your visit can help you save even more. Make sure to keep the car under one driver's name and check the mileage policy to avoid any unexpected fees.
Do I need to bring anything special when I get my vehicle in Memphis?
You'll need to bring your driver's permit and a credit card in your name.
What's Memphis's minimum age to rent a car?
Most suppliers in Memphis set the minimum age to rent a car at 21. Some rentals, especially higher category vehicles (luxury, SUVs, etc.), may have an additional fee if you are under 25. Take time to check National's policies to determine what the total cost is for you.
Is there a particular vehicle I should get for my trip to Memphis?
That depends on how many people you are traveling with and what you'll be doing when you visit Memphis. Economy or compact vehicles are easier to park and great for short commutes. If you are traveling with colleagues or family, then a mid-size car or SUV is going to have more room and be a more comfortable ride on longer commutes. Those looking for a bit of extravagance on their Memphis vacation can choose the premium category to get a car like a Mercedes C-Class or Audi A4 or similar.
Is insurance required when you rent a car in the United States?
You are required to have insurance before you rent from National in the United States. Although many of the major card issuers, like MasterCard or Visa, offer some coverage, there are usually restrictions. For example, you may not be covered if you book a luxury or larger vehicle. Make sure to check credit card company's policy before you decide. Additionally, as a U.S. citizen, you can also purchase Collision Damage Coverage through CarRentals.com at checkout.
Do I need to pay a deposit when I book my National car rental?
National requires a deposit when you reserve your rental car. National will block the deposit on your credit once you reserve your vehicle for your trip to Memphis. Please note that the deposit can vary greatly depending on the make and model of the vehicle.
Do I have to full up the tank before I take my car back to National?
At CarRentals.com, we advise a full to full policy. You should receive your automobile with full tank, and you should return it with a full tank of gas. If you want to keep your expenses lower, it is best to fill up your tank before you return the car to National.
Should I get unlimited miles when I rent a car 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 worry free.
Does Memphis National offer one-way car rentals?
National usually offers one-way rentals. You may find it more convenient to return your rental car at another National. Don't forget there may be an additional fee when you pick one-way.
Book today for great rates
With so much to do and see in Memphis, having access to your own auto lets you explore at your own pace. When you're ready to check out more of Tennessee, you can leave wherever you want to, without having to coordinate ride-hailing services or wait for the bus.
Before you head out of town, book your National Memphis rent-a-car and visit all the items on your itinerary at your own pace. Reserve through CarRentals.com and hit the highway in Memphis, Tennessee.