Brandon car rentals from $28/day

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Cheap car rentals in Brandon

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Economy$32/day
Compact$28/day
Intermediate$29/day
Standard$33/day
Full-size$33/day
Minivan$40/day
Full-size SUV$39/day
Premium$28/day
Passenger van$65/day
Luxury$38/day
Premium SUV$56/day
Intermediate SUV$31/day
Standard SUV$35/day
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KAYAK’s top tips for renting a car in Brandon

  • There are unique places around Brandon that you have to visit. For example, Walt Disney World, Universal Studios, and Sea World Florida are famous attractions in Orlando, which is only 90min away from Brandon. Then there are other attractions in the Tampa area, such as the Florida Aquarium and Florida International Museum. There's plenty to do in Brandon, such as spending time at the Westfield Brandon shopping mall. The best way to enjoy your exploration is by using a car rental in Brandon. It guarantees flexibility.
  • Child restraint laws in Brandon are specific and vary depending on the child's age, weight, and height, as well as the type of vehicle you are using. For example, children under the age of 1 should be placed in a rear-facing kid seat, and children between the ages of 1 and 3 should remain in a rear-facing kid's seat until they reach the weight set or height limit allowed by the car seat manufacturer. Children aged 4 to 5 should be placed in a forward-facing seat with a harness, and children aged 6 and 7 should use a booster seat until they reach the proper height and weight requirements to use a seatbelt.
  • Tampa International Airport is the closest airport to Brandon City. There are several rental car companies at the airport, such as Avis, Budget, and Alamo. Travelers looking for car rentals in Brandon can access TPA's car rental facility by taking the SkyConnect train. SkyConnect arrives at each station every two minutes and connects the main terminal, economy garage, and rental car center.
  • There are toll roads that cheap car rentals in Brandon renters should be aware of in order to know what is needed to prepare ahead. One of the main toll roads is the Selmon Expressway, which is an all-electronic, limited-access toll road that spans from Tampa to Brandon. The roadway connects to other major highways such as the Lee Roy Selmon Crosstown Expressway and I-4. Another toll road in the area is the Lee Roy Selmon Crosstown Expressway. This roadway spans across Tampa Bay and connects South Tampa to Brandon. The Crosstown Expressway is approximately 10 miles long and features several interchange ramps to other major highways such as I-75, I-4, and the Selmon Expressway.
  • During some times of the year, like February, weather conditions in Brandon may not be very conducive for drivers. You might witness a bit of smoke and fog, which can threaten visibility. It would be best if you were careful when driving in such conditions. On the other hand, summers in Brandon experience sudden rainstorms due to the interaction of sunshine and humidity. So whether it's during the cold months or summer, drive slow and safe.
  • To ensure a safe and smooth driving experience in Brandon car rentals, it's important to keep in mind that some roadways require extra caution. By slowing down, keeping your eyes peeled, and driving defensively, you can safely navigate these routes and avoid accidents. For instance, Causeway Boulevard has several curves and blind spots, which can be tricky to navigate, especially during wet or slippery conditions. It is also known for frequent accidents, so drivers should be extra cautious while driving on this road.
  • The Tampa Area, which includes Brandon, is ranked as the 11th most congested place in the U.S. The city witnesses a lot of traffic. For example, 53% of commuters are mired in gridlock during the afternoon rush hour. Mornings are no different as 34% of commuters sit in traffic. Additionally, navigating through Brandon can be hectic for a first-timer. Installing a navigation system in your Brandon car rental is the best way to ensure you have a great trip. A GPS is beneficial if you travel off-road to some of the attractions.
  • 25% of our users found rental cars in Brandon for $40 or less
  • Book your rental car in Brandon at least 1 day before your trip in order to get a below-average price
  • Standard rental cars in Brandon are around 59% cheaper than other car types, on average

FAQs about renting a car in Brandon

  • How much does it cost to rent a car in Brandon?

    On average a rental car in Brandon costs $52 per day. But prices differ between operators and you can save money through a price comparison of car rental deals from different agencies. The cheapest price for a car rental in Brandon found in the last 2 weeks is $21.

  • What is the cheapest car rental company in Brandon?

    In the past 72 hours, the cheapest rental cars were found at Budget ($32/day).

  • How much is gas price in Brandon?

    The average gas price in Brandon is $3.86 per gallon over the past 30 days. Filling up a gas tank costs between $46 and $62, depending on the car size.

  • What is the most popular rental car in Brandon?

    Standard (Mazda Mazda6 or similar) is the most frequently booked rental car type in Brandon.

  • Which car rental companies are at Tampa airport (TPA)?

    Car rental companies onsite at Tampa airport include Hertz, Easirent, Sixt, Fox, Budget, Alamo, GREEN MOTION, NextCar, Priceless and Thrifty.

  • Which car rental companies will pick you up at Tampa airport (TPA)?

    Car rental companies that offer shuttle or pick-up services from Tampa airport to off-airport locations include Hertz, Sixt, Fox, Budget, Alamo, Thrifty, Dollar, Enterprise Rent-A-Car, Avis, and Europcar.

  • How can I find car rentals near me in Brandon?

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

  • How much does a Standard car rental cost in Brandon?

    A Standard car rental in Brandon costs $21 per day, on average.

  • How much does a Compact car rental cost in Brandon?

    A Compact car rental in Brandon costs $22 per day, on average.

  • How much does an Economy car rental cost in Brandon?

    An Economy car rental in Brandon costs $22 per day, on average.

  • How much does it cost to rent a car for a week in Brandon?

    On average a rental car in Brandon costs $367 per week ($52 per day).

  • How much does it cost to rent a car long term for a month in Brandon?

    On average a rental car in Brandon costs $1,573 per month ($52 per day).

  • Should I get insurance when renting a car in Brandon?

    Most car rental providers in Brandon offer insurance but the level of protection can differ substantially. If you're unsure whether to get extra protection for your car rental in Brandon, check out KAYAK's car rental insurance guide.

  • How many car agencies are operating in Brandon?

    KAYAK has deals for you to compare from 3 car rental agencies in Brandon.

  • What do I need to know before booking a car rental in Brandon?

    Finding the right price, understanding the add-ons and staying up to date with policy changes can be a challenge. That’s why KAYAK has produced the ultimate guide to renting a car to help you cut though the jargon and make the right choice for your rental car. Find tips and insights for how to book your rental, what car rental insurance you’ll need, how to deal with a car rental agency and what extra fees to expect (and avoid!).

  • Why should I use KAYAK to rent a car in Brandon?

    KAYAK searches thousands of car rental agencies to provide you with offers from all car rental agencies operating in Brandon so that you can compare car rental rates, reviews and pick-up and drop-off locations to find the best deal for you.

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

    The car rental you choose in Brandon depends on your individual needs. An SUV is a good option for a family because it provides space and comfort. Some attractions in Brandon and the greater Tampa area are off-road, such as the Apalachicola National Forest and Withlacoochee State Forest. To access these places, you need a four-wheel drive which is ideal for such terrain. If you are traveling with a friend, a sedan will do.

  • Are there restricted roads in Brandon?

    Yes. There are restricted roads in the area, such as the reversible express lanes on I-275 between Tampa and St. Petersburg. These lanes are restricted to certain vehicles during specific hours of the day.

  • What is the speed limit in Brandon?

    Car rentals in Brandon are expected to abide by the speed limits in the city. Brandon is within Tampa's neighborhood, where the speed range lies between 20 mph and 60 mph. In residential areas, the speed limit is 25 mph unless a road sign says different. The speed limit in some places like Aberdeen Avenue and 26th Street, part of Durum Drive, is 40 mph, while in other areas, like the school division, the limit is 30 mph.

  • What is the age requirement to rent a car in Brandon?

    While renting cheap car rentals in Brandon, most rental car companies require you to provide proof that you are at least 21 years old. Some may require the renter to be over 25 years old. Renters who are under 25 years old may have to pay an additional fee.

  • Where is the best place to park in Brandon?

    One concern for people with car rentals in Brandon is the availability of parking spots. The city permits on-street parking but only a limited number of parking spaces. Due to the limited space, on-street parking is allowed for a maximum of two hours. The standard parking rate in Brandon is around $4, but parking is free on Saturdays, Sundays, and holidays. Brandon has other parking guidelines. You must park your car rental 10 feet away from a fire hydrant because emergency vehicles and personnel need immediate access to them. Park your car 10 feet away from an entrance to a lane or driveway and 30 feet away from an intersection.

Brandon car rental reviews and directory

Enterprise Rent-A-Car

9.8

Wonderful

33 reviews
Best rated
Cheapest deal

Cleanliness

10.0

Comfort

9.3

Pick-up/Drop-off

10.0

Value for money

10.0

6 locations in Brandon

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Locations in Brandon

10010 E Adamo Dr

+1 813 262 0263

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110 S Us Highway 301

+1 813 622 7889

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11024 Causeway Blvd

+1 813 671 0161

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1810 Fl-60

+1 813 261 2433

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2558 State Road 60 E

+1 813 655 4318

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720 W. Brandon Blvd.

+1 813 261 2433

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10.0 Wonderful

Apr 2021

KAYAK

Pros:

Staff were great, very fast check out process and check in.

Cons:

Nothing.

8.0 Very good

Apr 2021

KAYAK

Pros:

Car seemed like smoke. Caused everyone to cough.

Cons:

Cleaning.

2.0 Poor

Feb 2021

KAYAK

Pros:

There were no cars available. No one put me in a car

Cons:

They could have made an extra effort to find me a car. They just said oh well too bad there’s nothing available.

10.0 Wonderful

Feb 2021

KAYAK

Pros:

Staff was great

2.0 Poor

Feb 2021

KAYAK

Cons:

I used a dealership far from the airport because they had a convertible available, which I had confirmed as reserved. I paid extra to Uber to the rental office after my flight landed, only to discover that they rented my car to someone else. I will never use this office again.

6.0 Okay

May 2020

KAYAK

Pros:

Everyone was nice and friendly.

Cons:

The problem was kayak. I needed to pick up A car at Tampa international airport. My search was Tampa international airport drop off Fort Myers Airport and of course I look for the best price like anyone else. To find out it was off the airport a few miles I ended up paying extra because kayak is being very devious should be against the law. I will never use kayak again for flights cars or hotels apparently this has been a problem. Bye-bye Kayak

1 out of 8

Avis

7.3

Cleanliness

7.0

Comfort

6.0

Pick-up/Drop-off

7.5

Value for money

7.0

2 locations in Brandon

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Locations in Brandon

10220 Palm River Road

+1 813 651 1415

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594 Brandon Town Center Dr

+1 813 653 0033

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9.2 Wonderful

Jul 2020

KAYAK

Pros:

The staff was attentive and friendly.

Cons:

There were only 2 rows open to return the cars and both were full.

2.0 Poor

Oct 2019

KAYAK

Pros:

No cars, no rental, no help...period

Cons:

Help find a car.

7.2 Good

Nov 2018

KAYAK

Pros:

Staff was knowledgeable and efficient. Car was clean and ready.

Cons:

Avis does not accept the 3rd party insurance offered through booking sites. Ended up paying additional for more insurance because of being in unfamiliar area. This caused me to lose any savings I had using a booking site. I will always go direct from this point forward.

10.0 Wonderful

Feb 2018

KAYAK

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The whole process was so easy and fast. Booked my rental online. Went there to pick it up and the lady was kind and sweet and everything was very fast. We were out of there within in like 10 minutes Enjoyed our rental . I would definitely be booking with Avis in the future.

5.6 Fair

Jun 2017

KAYAK

Pros:

price was the best

Cons:

pick up was very BAD you have some people renting cars i would not put up with they make it bad for ALL the workers did not have time to clean the car or ck. it out because of people renting were very hard to work with not workers fault......................put renters with paper work and all the things right should not have to wait sorry only rate it the way it was

5.6 Fair

Feb 2017

KAYAK

Pros:

It was a nice car

Cons:

The Kayak price wss $95 and after i picked up the car i noticed i was being charged $146. When i dropped off the car and spoke to the Avis rep she got it down to around $100. I still felt kind of ripped off.

1 out of 3

Budget

6.1

Most popular

Cleanliness

6.0

Comfort

6.4

Pick-up/Drop-off

6.2

Value for money

6.2

2 locations in Brandon

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Locations in Brandon

10220 Palm River Road

+1 813 651 2608

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594 Brandon Town Center Dr

+1 813 651 5484

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10.0 Wonderful

Oct 2023

KAYAK
Everything was great

2.0 Poor

Nov 2020

KAYAK

Pros:

The local agency was closed when we arrived and we were not able to pick up our car. The next day they did not honor the price that we had reserved the car for so we did not rent from them. Went to Enterprise instead and had a much better experience.

2.0 Poor

May 2020

KAYAK

Pros:

The staff was nice

Cons:

They didnt have a car for us when we went to pick it up

10.0 Wonderful

Nov 2018

KAYAK

Pros:

Everything went as good as could be expected - car was ready, drove well, plenty of space for our stuff we took along, drop off no problems.

Cons:

Found out full size cars get less highway gas mileage! However, on the 50 mph roads it did much better -- interesting.

10.0 Wonderful

Sep 2018

KAYAK

Pros:

It was so easy to rent online, fast to get it at the counter and super fast and easy when I dropped it off!

8.0 Very good

Jun 2018

KAYAK

Pros:

The pick up location was nice.

Cons:

The woman at pick up customer service was a bit abrupt.

1 out of 5

67 travelers who rented a car in Brandon gave the car agency they used an average rating of 7.1

Car rental locations in or near Brandon

Good to know

Most popular agency

Hertz

Most popular car type

Standard

Average price

$52/day

Good deal

$40/day

When to book a rental car in Brandon

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