Florence car hire

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Florence car hire information

Pick-up locationFlorence
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KAYAK’s top tips for hiring a car in Florence

  • Car rentals in Florence offer distinct advantages over alternative transport options. Public transportation schedules may not always align with your itinerary, making exploring the city and its surrounding areas difficult. With car rentals in Florence, you can set your own schedule and travel at your convenience. Some tourist attractions in and around Florence may be in remote or less accessible areas. A car allows you to easily reach these destinations without relying on public transportation or costly taxi services. You can visit areas like the stunning Natchez Trace Parkway with Florence car rentals and explore the scenic Bankhead National Forest.
  • The most convenient airport to land at when you visit Florence is Muscle Shoals Airport (MSL). After you arrive at Muscle Shoals Airport (MSL), you can easily find the car rental counter at the terminal building near the baggage claim area. You can also get free shuttle bus services from car rental agencies like Avis to take you to the car rental desk. For the best Florence car rental deals, consider reserving your car from the airport's website up to six months before arrival.
  • Driving car rentals in Florence presents a moderately calm and relaxed environment with generally law-abiding motorists. Residents adhere to traffic rules and regulations, making it a relatively safe city. While there are occasional instances of impatience or aggression, they are not prevalent. Florence has a reasonable number of bicycles on the road, but they typically follow designated bike lanes. Large trucks are standard due to the city's industrial activities but are generally courteous.  Be careful and adhere to the rules of the road for a smooth driving experience.
  • Driving car rentals in Florence can have challenges, particularly during rush hour (7 am to 9 am and 3 pm to 7 pm) when traffic congestion is more common. The most affected roads during peak times include Highway 72, Cox Creek Parkway, and Florence Boulevard. It's advisable to plan your journeys accordingly and allow extra time for delays. Some seasons can flood with visitors, which means limited parking spaces in Florence. While Florence generally experiences mild weather throughout the year, heavy rain can occasionally cause slippery road conditions.
  • Book your car hire in Florence at least 1 day before your trip in order to get a below-average price
  • Standard car hire in Florence are around -25% cheaper than other car types, on average

FAQs about hiring a car in Florence

  • How much is the price of fuel in Florence?

    The average price of fuel in Florence is R71,59 per litre over the past 30 days. Filling up a tank of fuel costs between R859 and R1 145, depending on the car size.

  • What is the most popular car hire in Florence?

    Standard (Ford Edge or similar) is the most frequently booked car hire type in Florence.

  • How can I find car hires near me in Florence?

    Take a look at our extensive car hire location map to find the best car hire deals near you.

  • How much does a Standard car hire cost in Florence?

    A Standard car hire in Florence costs R1 362 per day, on average.

  • How much does an Intermediate car hire cost in Florence?

    An Intermediate car hire in Florence costs R1 678 per day, on average.

  • How much does a Special car hire cost in Florence?

    A Special car hire in Florence costs R1 208 per day, on average.

  • What type of car is recommended for driving in Florence?

    When considering the type of car to drive in Florence, various options can suit different preferences and needs. For those seeking a spacious and comfortable ride, a mid-size sedan or SUV can provide ample legroom and storage capacity for exploring the city and its surroundings. If you plan to travel with a larger group or have a lot of luggage, a minivan or crossover SUV can offer the necessary space and flexibility. Alternatively, if you prefer a more luxurious driving experience, renting a premium or luxury vehicle can enhance your comfort and style while cruising through Florence.

  • What’s the speed limit in Florence?

    In residential areas, the speed limit is 25 mph to prioritize pedestrian safety and minimize the risk of accidents. The speed limit is typically 35 to 45 mph on major city roads, such as highways and boulevards. However, it's essential to be mindful of specific signage and road conditions, as speed limits may vary in certain areas. Adhering to the posted speed limits ensures your safety and other road users' safety while driving in Florence.

  • Where are the best places to park in Florence?

    In Florence, there are several convenient parking options available for visitors. The Downtown Parking Garage on Tennessee Street offers ample parking spaces and is centrally located, making it an ideal choice for exploring the downtown area. Additionally, street parking is available throughout the city, particularly in the downtown district and near popular attractions. Be sure to check for any parking restrictions or time limits indicated by signage. If you're visiting specific destinations like the University of North Alabama or the Florence-Lauderdale Tourism Visitor Center, they often provide designated parking areas for visitors. The average hourly parking fee is approximately $1.

Florence car rental reviews and directory

Enterprise Rent-A-Car

10,0

Wonderful

8 reviews
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10.0

Comfort

10.0

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10.0

Value for money

10.0

3 locations in Florence

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2117 6th Ave South

+1 256 340 1550

Monday08:00 - 17:00
Tuesday08:00 - 17:00
Wednesday08:00 - 17:00
Thursday08:00 - 17:00
Friday08:00 - 17:00
Saturday09:00 - 12:00
Sunday00:00 - 00:00

2225 Woodward Ave

+1 256 381 5606

Monday08:00 - 17:00
Tuesday08:00 - 17:00
Wednesday08:00 - 17:00
Thursday08:00 - 17:00
Friday08:00 - 17:00
Saturday09:00 - 12:00
Sunday00:00 - 00:00

2321 Mall Road

+1 256 767 0292

Monday08:00 - 17:00
Tuesday08:00 - 17:00
Wednesday08:00 - 17:00
Thursday08:00 - 17:00
Friday08:00 - 17:00
Saturday09:00 - 12:00
Sunday00:00 - 00:00

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10,0 Wonderful

Jul 2019

KAYAK

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The staff was awesome and provided me with amazing service!

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Couldn't have asked for anything better.. Excellent vehicle and top of the line customer service!! I'd be asking for too much if I was to ask for anything else. Thank You!!

10,0 Wonderful

Dec 2018

KAYAK

Pros:

My car was inspected immediately and I was met with kindness.

Cons:

Nothing!

2,0 Poor

Jun 2018

KAYAK

Cons:

I didn't end up renting because of many reasons. I'll try a different car rental place next time.

10,0 Wonderful

Aug 2017

KAYAK

Pros:

Enterprise is always such a pleasant experience for us. Staff is always friendly and the vehicle was clean and well appointed.

Cons:

Nothing we didn't like. I'm not a fan of Ford, but the Expedition was a nice ride.

10,0 Wonderful

Mar 2016

KAYAK

Pros:

The two gentlemen who work in the Mall Road office were so friendly and helpful! They made the entire experience enjoyable.

1 out of 2

Budget

6,7

Okay

No reviews available

2 locations in Florence

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1600 6th Avenue Se

+1 256 350 8838

Monday14:00 - 17:0008:00 - 17:00
Thursday14:00 - 17:0008:00 - 17:00
Friday14:00 - 17:0008:00 - 17:00

1718 T Ed Campbell Drive

+1 256 381 7626

Monday08:30 - 17:00
Thursday08:30 - 17:00
Friday08:30 - 17:00

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Avis

6,6

Okay

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1718 T. Ed Campbell Drive

+1 256 381 7626

Monday08:30 - 17:00
Thursday08:30 - 17:00
Friday08:30 - 17:00

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U-Save

4,5

Mediocre

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One location in Florence

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1907 N Locust Ave

+1 931 762 8874

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Hertz

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2 locations in Florence

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2019 6th Ave Se

+1 256 353 9110

Monday08:00 - 17:00
Tuesday08:00 - 17:00
Wednesday08:00 - 17:00
Thursday08:00 - 17:00
Friday08:00 - 17:00

875 Cox Creek Parkway

+1 256 275 3313

Monday08:00 - 17:0013:00 - 16:00
Tuesday13:00 - 16:0008:00 - 17:00
Wednesday13:00 - 16:0008:00 - 17:00
Thursday13:00 - 16:0008:00 - 17:00
Friday08:00 - 17:0013:00 - 16:00
Saturday09:00 - 12:00

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2,0 Poor

Dec 2021

KAYAK
There were not any actual cars there for us to rent even though we had booked in advanced. They did not try and call to let me know either.

2,0 Poor

Oct 2020

KAYAK

Pros:

Absolutely nothing

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When I arrived to pick up my rental I was told they had no cars available and gave me a number to call to have my credit card refunded

5,2 Fair

Nov 2017

KAYAK

Cons:

Didn’t get the car I paid for.

10,0 Wonderful

May 2017

KAYAK

Pros:

Everything was fine!

2,0 Poor

Apr 2023

KAYAK
I was put on standby for a vehicle the morning of my pick up and was told i would get a call wgen a car was available. That was on Monday 04/17/2023. It is now Monday 04/24/2023 and I have yet to get a call that a car is

10,0 Wonderful

Aug 2022

KAYAK
The women in the office were very friendly and the drop off couldn't have been easier.

1 out of 4

Easirent

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One location in Florence

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Northwest Alabama Regional Airport

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24 travellers who hired a car in Florence gave the car agency they used an average rating of 5.6

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