Car Hire Indianapolis

Discover Car Rental in Indianapolis

Located in the midwest region of the USA, Indianapolis or 'Indy' for short, is the capital city of Indiana and is known as "the Racing Capital of the World". So what better location to hire a car and discover this cities passion for all things motor racing, rich and colourful history, and plenty of attractions for visitors. DriveAway reputable suppliers offer car hire collection and drop-off at Indianapolis International Airport and several downtown locations. The airport is located approximately 20 minutes drive from downtown. Choose from a large selection of vehicle categories on fleet including compact, intermediate, full-size, SUV's and people movers.

For some people, the thought of driving in the USA can be quite daunting, especially driving on the other side of the road. It's actually quite easy once you get the hang of it, and to help our customers feel confident and prepared, DriveAway have put together a USA driving tips page. Be sure to check it out, as it contains plenty of important information and tips to help you get on the road safely. Also download our guide to driving in the USA which contains information about attractions, events, and route suggestions, created specifically with drivers in mind.

Experience Indianapolis

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Upon entering the city of Indianapolis, one of the first things visitors notice is the Indiana Soldiers and Sailors Monument located at the Monument Circle in the city centre. Park your hire car near the circle, and see the statues and tributes which are located around the base. The monument stands at almost 100m tall and features a civil war museum in the basement, as well as an observation deck with panoramic views over the city. The Indianapolis Motor Speedway is one of the most popular attractions in the city and is visited by millions of people each year as it plays host to world-class racing events. If you are there during race season, don't miss out on the opportunity to witness all the action live! Also, check out the Speedway Hall Of Fame Museum which is home to one of the largest collections of modern and vintage racing cars.

For an interesting insight into what life was like in Indianapolis over 100 years ago, drive your hire car to Conner Prairie. This interactive history park is a step back in time and features a recreated Indian camp, a typical pioneer village, and a Victorian Farm. To connect with nature, drive approximately 20 minutes north to The Eagle Creek Park and Nature Preserve. The park features 1400 acres of water and 3900 acres of dry land and activities in the park include sailing, windsurfing, bird watching, hiking, swimming, fishing, biking and walking. It's the perfect opportunity to pack a picnic lunch and take some time out to reflect and relax during a busy holiday.

Get into it in Indianapolis in the comfort of your own hire car with DriveAway. Book online using the booking engine above or contact our reservations specialists who are happy to assist you through the booking process and provide any extra information.

Cities (To and From) Distance (Approx. km) Travel Time (Approx. hr)
Indianapolis – Chicago 292 3
Indianapolis – Nashville 465 4.5
Indianapolis – St Louis 390 3.75
Indianapolis – Pittsburgh 576 5.75

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