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Car Hire in Tampa

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Popular car groups in Tampa

Going off the beaten track? Enjoy your adventure in a rugged 4x4 or SUV. Check out these examples and compare prices:

  • Ford Escape - 5Seats

    Ford Escape

    5 3
  • Toyota RAV4 - 5Seats

    Toyota RAV4

    5 3
  • Jeep Grand Cherokee - 5Seats

    Jeep Grand Cherokee

    5 3
  • Hyundai Santa Fe - 5Seats

    Hyundai Santa Fe

    5 3

Small, practical and easy to park, economy cars are ideal for driving through busy city streets. Check out these examples and compare prices:

  • Ford Focus - 5Seats

    Ford Focus

    5 2
  • Kia Rio - 4Seats

    Kia Rio

    4 1 1
  • Chevrolet Spark - 4Seats

    Chevrolet Spark

    4 1 1
  • Nissan Versa Note - 5Seats

    Nissan Versa Note

    5 2

Standard cars are big and comfortable – perfect for family holidays and long-distance driving. Check out these examples and compare prices:

  • Toyota Corolla - 5Seats

    Toyota Corolla

    5 2 1
  • Ford Fusion Saloon - 5Seats

    Ford Fusion Saloon

    5 2 1
  • Hyundai Elantra - 5Seats

    Hyundai Elantra

    5 2 1
  • Dodge Avenger - 5Seats

    Dodge Avenger

    5 2 1

Travelling with a large group? We offer a wide range of 7, 9 and 12-seat people carriers and minivans. Here are some examples:

  • Dodge Grand Caravan - 7Seats

    Dodge Grand Caravan

    7 4
  • Ford E350 - 12Seats

    Ford E350

    12 4
  • Toyota Sienna - 7Seats

    Toyota Sienna

    7 4
  • Chevrolet Express - 12Seats

    Chevrolet Express

    12 4

Find the ideal convertible car for you - get a great car at a great price. Here are some examples:

  • Ford Mustang Convertible - 4Seats

    Ford Mustang Convertible

    4 2
  • Chrysler Sebring Cabrio - 4Seats

    Chrysler Sebring Cabrio

    4 2
  • PT Cruiser Convertible - 4Seats

    PT Cruiser Convertible

    4 2
  • Chevrolet Camaro Convertible - 4Seats

    Chevrolet Camaro Convertible

    4 2

Arrive at your destination in comfort and luxury – in a classy executive car. Here are some examples:

  • Chrysler 300 - 5Seats

    Chrysler 300

    5 2 1
  • Nissan Maxima - 5Seats

    Nissan Maxima

    5 2 1
  • Cadillac ATS - 5Seats

    Cadillac ATS

    5 2 1
  • Ford Taurus - 5Seats

    Ford Taurus

    5 2 1

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Why rent a car in Tampa with Rentalcars.com?

Whether you are looking for a classic Mustang, a spacious people carrier or a nifty compact car, search Rentalcars.com next time you need cheap car rental in Tampa, Florida. Our team deal with brands like Alamo, Dollar, Budget and Hertz to bring you fantastic prices across a wide range of cars. Many of the prices on our site are exclusive to us, so you know you are getting a great car at a great pricw. Our job is to make hiring a car in Tampa hassle-free, so we compare prices and give you all the information you need upfront — so you know exactly what you are getting for your money.

Top Tips

  • In Florida you can turn right on a red light after coming to a complete stop, unless otherwise indicated.
  • There are cashless toll roads in Tampa. Check with your rental company how these will be paid to avoid an unexpected bill.
  • If you are exploring the wider area, you can request a GPS (or take your own) to help with navigation.

Which companies offer best value in Tampa?

When you search for a car in Tampa on our site, you might see some cars which come with a special offer. Companies like Alamo and Thrifty often provide cars which give you an ‘extra’, such as a free GPS, additional drivers over the age of 25 or a tank of fuel. These sorts of offers can be a great way of saving money, but we also know how important it is to trust the company you are renting with. To help you make your mind up, we show reviews and ratings from previous customers next to each listing. That way, you can see which brands offer the best rental experience overall.

Alamo car hire

8.41117/10

National car hire

8.29706/10

Budget car hire

7.77943/10

Thrifty car hire

7.74268/10

Dollar car hire

7.63769/10

Day trips from Tampa

Busch Gardens: Busch Gardens is a theme park, safari and zoo all in one. Located within the city of Tampa, this entertainment complex is brimming with thrill rides, stage shows and animals from the African Savannah. Travel like a cheetah on the ‘Cheetah Hunt’ roller-coaster, get a chance to help with animal feeding at Jambo Junction and take in the bird’s-eye view in the treetop trails.

Babcock Wilderness Adventures: Babcock Wilderness Adventures is a ranch located just under a two-hour drive from Tampa. Cowboys may not come to mind when you think of Florida, but ranches, cows, horses and country music are a big part of the state’s identity. Still a working cattle ranch, Babcock offers tours that take you through a landscape of swamps, grassland and canyons — plus you get to sneak a peek inside the family ranch.

Walt Disney World Resort: Only an hour’s drive from the city is Walt Disney World Resort Florida. Meet Micky Mouse and friends at this world-famous theme park, where you and your family can enjoy a huge amount of thrill rides in the Magic Kingdom, a safari adventure at Animal Kingdom and movie magic at Hollywood Studios.

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