Car Hire in State College, Pennsylvania

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State College, PA, United States
18 Aug — 25 Aug
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State College, PA, United States
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Important information about State College car hire

State College, Pennsylvania is the home to the famous Pennsylvania State University. As you drive around the city, you can check out Millbrook Marsh Nature Center, The Nittany Lion Shrine, and the Pennsylvania Military Museum. With a State College car rental, you can visit any of these places at your own time in no hurry. There are more than 10 car hire locations in State College. There are plenty of parking spaces in State College, including private car parks, parking meters, street parking, and parking lots.

If you want to get the most out of the area, then it's best to rent a car with one of the several hired cars in State College. The recommended way to facilitate your transport in, out, and around State College is by renting one of the many rental cars available. You could go for the economy car rental option to minimise travel costs or go big by renting a luxury car rental. An electric car rental will offer even more convenience. If you are more than five, then you might want to consider renting a people carrier for more room. There is affordable parking available all over the city, so you do not have to worry about where to park your vehicle. State College is also walkable and bikeable because it is safe, and there are many trails and sidewalks to facilitate that. However, if you want to reach attractions that are a 1–2-hour drive away from the city, you need to rent a car. The attractions that can be found in surrounding areas include Nature Inn at Bald Eagle, Tussey Mountain, Penn’s Cave, and The State Theatre, where you can ski, watch theater and dance performances, and bird watching.

Driving laws in Pennsylvania are similar to other states in the U.S. Violating Pennsylvania speed limits results in hefty penalties. You might want to slow down to a reasonable speed before you are caught by one of the many speed cameras installed around the state. Generally, you should confirm with Pennsylvania’s Department of Motor Vehicles for recent law changes before getting your State College car rental.

Different hired cars in State College have a similar policy on who is eligible to get hired cars in State College, so make sure you check with the specific company. What usually differs is the age at which you can get rental cars in State College. You need to have a valid driving license to get a cheap car rental in State College and drive around the city. If your driving license is printed in any other language that is not English, then you need to get an international driving permit in addition to your valid driving license. Also, remember to have your driving license on you while driving around the town, as traffic police could ask you to produce it as a routine patrol.


State College, Pennsylvania car hire deals found on momondo

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Small cars

£29 - £145

All Car Types

£29 - £145

The average price of a Small hire in State College, the United States is £31. The cheapest time to hire a Small in State College, the United States is in July. The price is 7% lower than the rest of the year at just £29 per day. A Small car hire is typically 7% less expensive than the average car hire in State College. The average price of a car hire in State College can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your car hire.


State College car hire directory

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Quick facts about car hire in State College

Get the overview on great hire deals, popular car hire companies, and best car types for your visit in State College

Popular Car Types

Intermediate, Compact, Standard

Cheapest Hire Car

£47

Most Popular Model

Nissan Versa Note
The following car types were offered at car hire companies in State College in the past 72 hours: Intermediate, Compact, Standard.
The lowest price for a car hire in State College is £47/day. For this area, you can expect average prices starting from £47/day.
The most popular car model to hire in State College in the past 7 days is the Nissan Versa Note. Our users also prefer the Kia Rio as an alternative.

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Driving with a car hire in State College - FAQs

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Daily rates from Alamo are typically the cheapest, with an average price of £47/day when hiring a car in State College. The absolute cheapest price found at their location in State College is £47/day.

The majority of the State College car hire agencies that we partner with do not have a cancellation fee. This means that if your plans change unexpectedly, many car rental centres in State College such as Alamo, Enterprise, and Avis often offer cancellation free of charge based on when you booked.

With temperatures averaging 10 °C and precipitation usually 70 mm during September, you should consider hiring a standard when travelling to State College. A standard size car can handle the fluctuations in temperature and rainfall during the month of September and is a popular choice for travellers heading to State College. Hiring a Standard in State College will cost you £35/day on average.

Alamo is very popular in State College, PA, as they have more locations than any other car hire company. You can find 1 location in the city of State College, PA, and can expect to pay about £47/day for your car rental in State College, PA.

The speed limit in State College is 25 mph, unless otherwise stated on road signs. State College also has a suburban speed limit of 75 mph which is strictly enforced. If you find yourself on a motorway in State College, be aware that the speed limit is generally 75 mph.

During the month of August the average temperature in State College is 20 °C and the expected precipitation is 80 mm. This information is useful for travellers looking for a car hire in State College.

Those looking to hire a car in State College for a road trip to the surrounding areas, please know the weather in Pennsylvania during the month of August usually is around 21 °C with 98.5 mm of possible rain.


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