Fort Lauderdale Car Hire
Located on Florida's eastern coast, Fort Lauderdale is a city known for its beaches and boating canals. While there is plenty to see and do in Fort Lauderdale, there is even more in the surrounding areas, so why not hire a car with DriveAway and create your own self-drive adventure when visiting this exciting destination. We offer a range of options for car hire in Fort Lauderdale for a number of reputable suppliers. If you are arriving at Fort Lauderdale–Hollywood International Airport, our suppliers are located in terminal for your convenience. Perhaps you would like to collect from a downtown location, or even at Port Everglades for those who are coming off cruise ships and wish to explore the area for a day or two. The possibilities are endless with car hire, and DriveAway will find the best option for you!
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Car Hire Fort Lauderdale
Fort Lauderdale is predominantly a resort city with a networks of canals and waterways similar to that in Venice. It has grown considerably since its beginnings as a 19th century fort, today the city is best known for its beach, boating opportunities, and busy seaport. Enjoy a range of activities, from shopping on quaint Las Olas Boulevard, to gondola rides on the canals. Fort Lauderdale Beach lies at the heart of the tourist area and is a prime attraction. It’s long strech of sand is complemented by a pedestrian walkway and a thriving beachfront promenade featuring numerous luxury hotels, restaurants, shops and bars. The vibe is laid back, fun and relaxing.
Hugh Taylor Birch State Park is a 180 park which was gifted to the residents of Florida from Hugh Taylor Birch. The park features two nature trails, picnic areas, freshwater lagoons, beach access, cycling paths, canoe rental shops and the Bonnet House Museum. The park is a nice escape from the hustle and bustle of tourist areas and is a tropical oasis in the middle of the city. Fort Lauderdale also has a rich arts and entertainment culture. Enjoy jazz and art festivals, seasonal performances at the Broward Center for the Performing Arts in the downtown Riverwalk Arts & Entertainment District or various events at the state of the art arena, Hard Rock Live.
From Fort Lauderdale you can take a day trip to Miami's South Beach or downtown Miami, or closer to home, Hollywood Beach and Aventura. Drive north approximately 3 hours to enjoy the thrilling theme parks and entertainment complexes of Orlando including Walt Disney World and Universal Studios.
Forget waiting for shuttles and public transport in Fort Lauderdale, with car hire, skip the queues and start your adventure straight away!
Secure your vehicle with DriveAway today using the online booking engine above, or contact one of our friendly reservations staff on 1300 363 500!
|Cities (To and From)||Distance (Approx. km)||Travel Time (Approx. hr)|
|Fort Lauderdale – Orlando||342||3|
|Fort Lauderdale – Miami||47||0.75|
|Fort Lauderdale – Tampa||425||4|
|Fort Lauderdale – Daytona Beach||387||3.5|
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