There is no better way to see everything Fort Lauderdale has to offer than by getting behind the wheel of your Thrifty rental car. 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 car, you can drive wherever you want to go, when you want. Make your next getaway to Florida more enjoyable with a Thrifty rental car.
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With over one-hundred thousand people, Fort Lauderdale is a city that has lots going on. Visitors come to admire Fort Lauderdale's attractive setting. Whatever you decide on first, you'll want to see as much of Fort Lauderdale as you can during your road trip. And with your Thrifty rental car, you'll be able to see and do more of what this city offers.
CarRentals.com works with many of the most dependable rental car businesses, like Thrifty, to not only get you the car you want for your future vacation, but also get you the best rate. We can help you and your journey get off without a hitch.
Frequently asked questions
How do I get the best rates on a Fort Lauderdale Thrifty rental car?
We try to get you the best rates, no matter when you book. But booking well ahead of your trip 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 pick up my car rental in Fort Lauderdale?
You'll need to present your driver's permit and a credit card in your name.
What's Fort Lauderdale's minimum age to rent a car?
Thrifty's minimum age to rent a car in Fort Lauderdale is 21. Make sure to review Thrifty's policy, as there could be limitations if you are under 25 in most cases or for higher category rentals especially.
What kind of Thrifty rental car should I get for my trip to Fort Lauderdale?
That depends on your needs and what you'll be doing when you visit Fort Lauderdale. Economy or compact cars are easier to park and great for short drives. Commute times in Fort Lauderdale average 25 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 luxury on their Fort Lauderdale vacation can choose the premium category for a car 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 from Thrifty. Although many of the major card issuers, like Visa or American Express, offer some coverage, there are usually restrictions. For example, they may not cover your rental car if you book a larger or luxury vehicle. Make sure to check credit card company's policy before you decide. Additionally, as a U.S. citizen, you can purchase Collision Damage Coverage with CarRentals.com at checkout.
Does Thrifty require a deposit at the time of booking my rental car?
Thrifty does require a deposit when you book your rental car. Thrifty will block the deposit on your credit once you reserve your car for your trip. Please note that the deposit can vary greatly depending on the model and make of the car.
Do I have to return my Thrifty rental with a full tank?
At CarRentals.com, we advise a full tank 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 bring your car back to Thrifty.
Why should I get unlimited miles?
Fort Lauderdale has lots to keep you entertained, but you may want to head to nearby cities to find out what else Florida has to offer. You can explore the rest of the region free of mileage limits after you've checked off all the activities in Fort Lauderdale. If you want to add some adventure to your Fort Lauderdale trip, you can also go to Uncle Bernie's Amusement Park and spend an evening riding the park's attractions.
Does Fort Lauderdale Thrifty offer one-way car rentals?
Thrifty typically offers one-way rentals. You may find it more convenient to drop off your rental car at another Thrifty. Be aware there may be an additional charge when you choose one-way.
Reserve your ride today!
With so much to do and see in Fort Lauderdale, having your own vehicle lets you explore at your own pace. When you're ready to see more of Florida, you can leave when you want to, without trying to wave down a taxi or sign up for a ride-share.
Before you head out of town, book your Thrifty Fort Lauderdale car rental and zip off to take in all the must-see sights at your own pace. Book through CarRentals.com and cruise the highway in Fort Lauderdale, Florida.