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Philadelphia Mini Guide

Philadelphia is split into 19 Districts, all offering a wide range of cultural attractions. Philly is steeped in history and offers visitors to this beautiful city many things to see and do. From historic museums to an upmarket shopping experience. With so many things to do why not hire a car and explore the city at your own pace. Philadelphia International Airport is located twenty minutes from the City centre and is easily accessible if you decide to collect your rental vehicle from the airport.

Cheapest car hire in Philadelphia

Nissan Versa

5 Adults, 4 Doors

From 71.70 EUR/day
Nissan Versa

7 Days rental at 501.95 EUR from 23/01/2023

  3 |
  Automatic |
  Yes

Nissan Versa

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 71.70 EUR/day
Nissan Versa

7 Days rental at 501.95 EUR from 23/01/2023

  3 |
  Automatic |
  Yes

Mitsubishi Mirage

5 Adults, 4 Doors

From 71.70 EUR/day
Mitsubishi Mirage

7 Days rental at 501.95 EUR from 23/01/2023

  2 |
  Automatic |
  Yes

Toyota Corolla

5 Adults, 4 Doors

From 71.87 EUR/day
Toyota Corolla

7 Days rental at 503.11 EUR from 23/01/2023

  4 |
  Automatic |
  Yes

Hyundai Elantra

5 Adults, 4 Doors

From 71.87 EUR/day
Hyundai Elantra

7 Days rental at 503.11 EUR from 23/01/2023

  4 |
  Automatic |
  Yes

Ford Fusion

5 Adults, 4 Doors

From 72.03 EUR/day
Ford Fusion

7 Days rental at 504.27 EUR from 23/01/2023

  4 |
  Automatic |
  Yes

Nissan Altima

5 Adults, 4 Doors

From 72.03 EUR/day
Nissan Altima

7 Days rental at 504.27 EUR from 23/01/2023

  4 |
  Automatic |
  Yes

Volkswagen Jetta

5 Adults, 2 Doors

From 72.03 EUR/day
Volkswagen Jetta

7 Days rental at 504.27 EUR from 23/01/2023

  3 |
  Automatic |
  Yes

Toyota Rav4

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 74.91 EUR/day
Toyota Rav4

7 Days rental at 524.39 EUR from 23/01/2023

  3 |
  Automatic |
  Yes

Tesla Model Y

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 94.83 EUR/day
Tesla Model Y

7 Days rental at 663.81 EUR from 23/01/2023

  4 |
  Automatic |
  Yes
  • Philadelphia car hire special offers

    We currently have 3 special offers for car rental in Philadelphia including;

  • Free additional driver
    With this car you get 1 free additional driver available from ALAMO, HERTZ.
  • Guaranteed model
    We guarantee that the model displayed is the model you will receive at pick-up available from ALAMO, HERTZ.
  • Pre-Registration available
    For faster, easier car hire, add driver details before pick-up available from ALAMO, HERTZ.

Useful to know about Philadelphia

  • Philadelphia 30th street is a very old station in American terms having been opened in 1933.
  • Because of that Philadelphia 30th street station is included on the US national register of historic places.
  • The Amtrak rail line has trains such as the Acela Express, the Pennsylvanian and the Silver Meteor.
  • Meanwhile on the Septa Line you can take services such as the Chestnut Hill Line West and the Chestnut Hill Line East.
  • More than three and a half million passengers use the Philadelphia 30th street station every year.

 

Popular car hire destinations in Philadelphia

Best car rental companies in Philadelphia

8.4
No.1: ALAMO,
based on 3910 reviews
80
80
70
80
90
22 min (average wait time)
7.7
No.2: NATIONAL,
based on 330 reviews
80
80
70
70
80
17 min (average wait time)
6.7
No.3: HERTZ,
based on 2025 reviews
60
70
60
60
70
21 min (average wait time)

Philadelphia car hire information

  • 8.4/10
    Best Rated Agent:
    Alamo US Corporate
  • € 501.90
    Average price:
    (per week)
  • € 71.70
    Best Price:
    Per Week
  • 32
    Most Popular Type:
    Intermediate
  • 16
    Most popular model:
    Nissan Versa
  • 129
    Total Cars Available
     

Average prices per day for car hire in Philadelphia

ItemPercent
January€ 78
February€ 79
March€ 76
April€ 73
May€ 82
June€ 84
July€ 87
August€ 77
September€ 75
October€ 73
November€ 86
December€ 91
ItemPercent
January€ 79
February€ 78
March€ 75
April€ 79
May€ 78
June€ 86
July€ 91
August€ 83
September€ 79
October€ 78
November€ 87
December€ 89
ItemPercent
January€ 132
February€ 132
March€ 120
April€ 109
May€ 99
June€ 125
July€ 121
August€ 111
September€ 129
October€ 137
November€ 156
December€ 116
ItemPercent
January€ 86
February€ 85
March€ 83
April€ 74
May€ 84
June€ 90
July€ 103
August€ 91
September€ 88
October€ 86
November€ 96
December€ 104
ItemPercent
January€ 114
February€ 121
March€ 100
April€ 87
May€ 103
June€ 106
July€ 156
August€ 137
September€ 134
October€ 158
November€ 152
December€ 189
ItemPercent
January
February
March
April€ 42
May€ 39
June€ 44
July€ 56
August€ 38
September€ 38
October€ 36
November
December
ItemPercent
January€ 93
February€ 92
March€ 88
April€ 77
May€ 86
June€ 94
July€ 109
August€ 95
September€ 91
October€ 91
November€ 105
December€ 98
ItemPercent
January€ 139
February€ 135
March€ 113
April€ 107
May€ 111
June€ 128
July€ 110
August€ 60
September€ 149
October€ 173
November€ 258
December€ 138

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*average daily rates based on 7 day rental, search for today's best prices

FAQs about car hire in Philadelphia

How much does car hire in Philadelphia cost?

Car hire in Philadelphia costs as little as €71.70 per day, however the average price across all suppliers for a Economy class vehicle is €87.30 per day. The most expensive car to hire is €172.10 per day from NATIONAL for a BMW X3.

What car hire companies offer sanitised car rental in Philadelphia?

3 car hire brands have committed to maintaining sanitisation measures as per WHO COVID-19 guidelines in Philadelphia, including ALAMO, NATIONAL, HERTZ, see the full list here.

What car hire companies offer sanitised car rental in Philadelphia?

None of the car hire companies in Philadelphia are currently offering sanitised cars as per WHO COVID-19 guidelines.

Who is the best car rental agent in Philadelphia?

Based on recent customer reviews over the last 3 months, Alamo US Corporate has the highest customer rating for car hire in Philadelphia with a score of 8.4/10

with National US Corporate rated second best with a score of 7.7/10

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How much does it cost to hire a compact car in Philadelphia?

Today’s cheapest price for compact car hire in Philadelphia is €501.95 per week from ALAMO.

Who is the cheapest car hire agent in Philadelphia?

The cheapest car hire company in Philadelphia is ALAMO, with prices for a Compact class car such as the Nissan Versa available from as little as €501.90 per week.

How much is fuel in Philadelphia?

You can expect to pay €1.05/ltr of petrol and €1.399/ltr of diesel in Philadelphia. You’ll pay a premium if refilling at motorway services of up to 10%.

What car hire agencies are available in Philadelphia?

We can arrange great deals on car hire in Philadelphia with leading car hire companies such as ALAMO, HERTZ, NATIONAL as well as reputable, local car hire companies.

What type of car can I hire in Philadelphia?

We can arrange Compact, Economy, Fullsize, Fullsize Elite, Intermediate, Intermediate Elite, Luxury, Premium, Special and Standard class rental cars in Philadelphia.

How much does it cost to hire a convertible car in Philadelphia?

We don’t currently have any convertible cars to hire in Philadelphia, but we are working in it and please check dates for future rentals.
The price at the moment for a convertible rental car in Philadelphia is € per week from for a .

Do you have a discount code for car hire in Philadelphia?

We don’t have any discount codes for car hire in Philadelphia at the moment, however ALAMO rates start from just €501.90 per week. If you’ve found a cheaper price than €501.90 from ALAMO in Philadelphia - 30th St or any other rental agent, let us know and we’ll do our best to beat it.

How much does it cost to hire a car for a week in Philadelphia?

The cheapest price to hire a car for a week in Philadelphia is €501.90 per week with an average price of €611.10 per week across all car hire companies.
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Information about the car hire agents in Philadelphia

Telephone numbers for popular car hire companies in Philadelphia

  • Avis (tel: 215-386-2332)
  • Hertz (tel: 2155632760)
  • Hertz (tel: 2154922958)
  • National (tel: 2153879077,1)
  • Alamo (tel: 2153879077,1)
  • Hertz (tel: 2152380356)
  • Hertz (tel: 2152712672)

Pick-up locations for car hire companies in Philadelphia

  • Avis (2951 Market Street, Philadelphia, 19104, PA, Pennsylvania)
  • Hertz (1700 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy, Philadelphia, Pa, Philadelphia, 19103, PA, Pennsylvania)
  • Hertz (2951 Market Street, Philadelphia, Pa, Philadelphia, 19104, PA, Pennsylvania)
  • National (2955 MARKET ST, 30TH STATION, PHILADELPHIA, 19104, PA, Pennsylvania)
  • Alamo (2955 MARKET ST, 30TH STATION, PHILADELPHIA, 19104, PA, Pennsylvania)
  • Hertz (1201 Market St, Philadelphia, 19107, PA, Pennsylvania)

Car hire company ratings in Philadelphia

  • Alamo US: Rated 8.4/10 from 922 reviews
  • National US: Rated 7.7/10 from 52 reviews
  • Hertz US: Rated 6.7/10 from 635 reviews
  • Avis US: Rated 6.6/10 from 484 reviews

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