Rental companies may charge extra for drivers aged under 25, normally payable when you pick up your car. Age restrictions may apply in certain locations. Check the rental company's website before booking.

Car Hire in Atlanta

Car Hire in Atlanta

You can arrange to rent a car in Atlanta from one of several popular agencies using Skyscanner. Budget Car Rental, Sixt Rent A Car, Enterprise Rent-A-Car, Alamo Rent A Car, and Hertz serve the area. Convenient drop-off and pick-up locations can be found in midtown and downtown as well as the area near Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport (ATL).

Most car rentals in Atlanta offer a variety of cars that range from compact to sports models, SUVs, trucks, and vans. Large trucks and cargo vans are also available at some locations. Selection and availability vary by location, so be sure to reserve your vehicle in advance.

Car Hire at Atlanta Airports

Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport (ATL) is a large commercial airport and a major hub. For your convenience, you can hire a car in Atlanta before leaving ATL. E-Z Rent-A-Car, Hertz, Enterprise, Thrifty, Avis, and other agencies serve the airport. You’ll pick up your car at the Rental Car Centre, which is just a few minutes away from ATL via SkyTrain. Downtown is just a straight shot along I-85 from ATL. After you rent a car at Atlanta International Airport, driving there usually takes less than half an hour.

Driving in Atlanta

If you reserve a car rental in Atlanta, you will need to familiarise yourself with the city's roadways and rules. When travelling on the interstate, you may want to avoid driving in the far-right lane. These lanes are usually for exiting only. Other than that, driving around Atlanta is comparable to that of any other major U.S. city. Plan ahead with your GPS, obey the speed limits, and remember to use your turn signals.

Take your car hire in Atlanta and visit the many local attractions that are less than an hour's drive from the airport. Stroll through 30 acres of plants at Atlanta Botanical Garden. Visit the High Museum of Art for a dose of culture. Georgia Aquarium is home to over 120,000 animals, and Zoo Atlanta houses over 1,500 fascinating creatures. Martin Luther King Jr. National Historic Site is home to the civil rights leader's place of birth, family church, and final resting place.

Of course, there is also a broad range of restaurants, from casual to fine dining, all over the city. Shoppers will find no shortage of interesting places to find souvenirs either. A range of popular hotel chains and local establishments offer rooms and suites.

Parking in Atlanta

When driving your car hire in Atlanta, you'll find that parking in the city is comparable to anywhere in the U.S. Downtown areas generally require a fee for parking garages or meters. There may also be a charge for parking at arenas and visitor attractions. Be sure to plan in advance so that you will know what to expect.

Where to Go and What to See in Atlanta

Hire a car in Atlanta and plan a day trip. Athens, Georgia, is a little over an hour away. It is home to a thriving music scene and a number of historical buildings. Another nearby destination is Chattanooga, Tennessee, which offers Civil War monuments and the beautiful Chattanooga Riverwalk.

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