Tampa is a city with approximately 350,000 people and is conveniently located on the Tampa Bay in Florida. The city has a large business centre and is known for its theme parks, beaches, museums and restaurants. A car hire from Tampa is the best way to see the sights in the city. Use the car to drive to the grand Busch Gardens Tampa Bay theme park or visit the Dinosaur World theme park. Drive down to the docks and dine in the historic Ybor City neighbourhood with a view of the city. Tampa is a lively city with great restaurants and nightclubs throughout the centre. With Crystal clear waters and golden beaches, Tampa is also a great seaside holiday destination. Stroll down the docks or shop till you drop. Tampa has something to do for everybody. With a car hire from Auto Europe you are sure to get the best rate and service for your car hire in Tampa. Book today and save on your car rental!
The city has an extensive road network which makes everything easily reachable by car. The roads are well maintained and have clear signing. Although driving your car hire in Tampa is easy, it can get busy during rush-hour when people commute from work. With a hire car it will be easy to visit nearby cities like Orlando or Fort Myers.
Throughout the city centre and surrounding area you will see on-street parking, parking lots and garages where you can park your car hire. Even though the city has many parking spots, finding a free parking bay in the centre can be challenging. Usually, you have better luck in a parking garage or parking lot in a side street.
Tampa is located midway down Florida's west coast and is about thirty miles east of the Gulf of Mexico. The centre of the city is divided in two by the Hillsborough River. The region has a semitropical climate with hot summers and warm winters. Temperatures are warm all year around, ranging from an average of 17 degrees Celsius in winter to 27 degrees Celsius in summer.
The Tampa International Airport is located approximately six miles west of downtown Tampa.
Tampa International Airport (TPA)
Website: Tampa International Airport
Address: 4100 George J Bean Pkwy, Tampa, FL 33607.
Telephone: +1 (813) 870-8700
The city's public transport system consists of a network of buses that have stops at all major sights and places of importance. Tickets can be purchased from the bus driver.