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Tampico car hire

Driver's age: 26-65
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Tampico car hire information

Pick-up locationTampico
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Hire locations23
Airport locations17

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KAYAK’s top tips for hiring a car in Tampico

  • When enjoying the breathtaking surroundings and making the most out of your time in Tampico, using car rentals in Tampico becomes an invaluable asset that can significantly enhance your experience. Tampico car rentals save time and eliminate the reliance on public transportation schedules. With a car, travelers can easily access attractions such as the beautiful Miramar Beach, the historic center of Tampico, and the nearby El Chairel Lagoon. Having a car allows you to venture further to destinations like Ciudad Madero and Altamira, which may be less accessible by other means of transport.
  • When renting a car at General Francisco Javier Mina International Airport (TAM) in Tampico, remember a few key points. The rental car offices are located within the main terminal building, making it convenient for travelers to pick up their vehicles upon arrival. While there may not be a dedicated airport shuttle specifically for car rentals, some rental companies offer shuttle services from the airport to their offices. It is advisable to check with the rental company for any available transportation options.
  • When driving car rentals in Tampico, there are several things to remember. Tampico follows right-hand driving, so vehicles drive on the right side of the road. It is important to be aware of pedestrians, as they may only sometimes follow traffic rules. Driving under the influence of alcohol is strictly prohibited, and severe penalties are imposed for DUI offenses. It is crucial to adhere to speed limits and other traffic regulations to ensure safety.
  • In Tampico, the rush hour typically occurs during weekdays from around 7 am to 9 am and 5 pm to 7 pm. Traffic congestion can be significant during these times, especially on major roads such as Avenida Hidalgo, Avenida Universidad, and Avenida Faja de Oro. Additionally, the area around the city center and commercial districts tend to experience heavier traffic. While Tampico doesn't have extreme seasonal weather conditions that significantly affect driving, heavy rains during the rainy season (June to October) may result in occasional road difficulties.
  • Book your rental car in Tampico at least 1 day before your trip in order to get a below-average price
  • Intermediate rental cars in Tampico are around 73% cheaper than other car types, on average

FAQs about renting a car in Tampico

  • How much is the price of fuel in Tampico?

    The average price of fuel in Tampico is $8.75 per litre over the past 30 days. Filling up a tank of uel costs between $105 and $140, depending on the car size.

  • What is the most popular car hire in Tampico?

    Intermediate (Class Intermediate Car or similar) is the most frequently booked car hire type in Tampico.

  • How can I find car hires near me in Tampico?

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

  • How much does an Intermediate car hire cost in Tampico?

    An Intermediate car hire in Tampico costs $31 per day, on average.

  • How much does a Mini car hire cost in Tampico?

    A Mini car hire in Tampico costs $174 per day, on average.

  • How much does a Standard car hire cost in Tampico?

    A Standard car hire in Tampico costs $64 per day, on average.

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

    When choosing car rentals in Tampico, a small SUV would be ideal for navigating Tampico's streets. Tampico is a bustling city in Mexico with narrow streets and heavy traffic, especially during peak hours. A small SUV offers the advantage of maneuverability and easy parking in tight spaces, which is essential in crowded urban areas. These vehicles have better fuel efficiency, making them cost-effective for driving around the city.

  • What’s the speed limit in Tampico?

    While driving car rentals in Tampico, remember that the speed limits are generally set at 75 km/h (45 mph) within urban areas and 100 km/h (75 mph) on highways. However, it's important to note that speed limits can vary depending on the specific area and road conditions. In certain residential areas or near schools, the speed limit may be reduced to ensure pedestrian safety. It is advisable to watch for speed cameras, especially on major roads and highways, as they are commonly used to enforce speed limits and ensure compliance with traffic regulations.

  • Where are the best places to park in Tampico?

    When driving car rentals in Tampico, some of the best places to park are the Centro Histórico Parking Lot in the downtown area and the Plaza de Armas Parking Lot near the main square. These parking facilities offer convenient locations and security for your vehicle. Having some cash on hand for payment is advisable, as not all parking lots may accept credit cards. Parking in Tampico costs around MX$20-30 ($1-1.50) per hour; Following any parking regulations and signs to avoid fines is important.

Tampico car rental reviews and directory

Alamo

10.0

Wonderful

1 review
Best rated

Cleanliness

10.0

Comfort

10.0

Pick-up/Drop-off

10.0

Value for money

10.0

One location in Tampico

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Intl Airport Francisco Javier

+52 833 228 7559

Monday06:00 - 22:00
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Thrifty

2.0

Cleanliness

2.0

Comfort

3.0

Pick-up/Drop-off

4.0

Value for money

3.0

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Adolfo Lopez Mateos Blvd 1001

+52 800 021 2277

Monday07:00 - 20:00
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Sixt

7.9

Good

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7.9

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7.9

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7.9

Value for money

7.9

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Boulevard Adolfo López Mateos

+52 833 228 6002

Monday07:00 - 20:00
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Saturday09:00 - 17:00
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Dollar

3.0

Poor

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Cleanliness

3.0

Comfort

3.0

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3.0

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3.0

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Adolfo Lopez Mateos Blvd 1001

Monday07:00 - 20:00
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Europcar

2.0

Poor

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2.0

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2.0

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2.0

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2.0

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Blvd Adolfo Lopez Mateos #1001

+52 833 132 6665

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Hertz

5.8

One location in Tampico

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Aeropuerto De Tampico

+52 800 709 5000

Monday00:00 - 23:59
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2.0 Poor

Dec 2016

KAYAK

Cons:

Do not respect the price..and the insurance was 6 times more expensive that the rent

1 out of 1

Budget

4.2

Mediocre

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Blvd Adolfo Lopez Mateos #1001

+52 833 227 1880

Monday06:30 - 23:00
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GREEN MOTION

2.0

Poor

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Av. Miguel Hidalgo 5300, Lomas del Chairel

+52 833 132 3769

Monday08:00 - 19:00
Tuesday08:00 - 19:00
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Interior del Hotel Posada

+52 833 132 3769

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Tampico airport

+52 (833) 132 37 69

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Ace

1.9

Poor

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Prol. Av Hidalgo 5300

+52 833 132 3769

Monday08:00 - 19:00
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Friday08:00 - 19:00
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Sunday09:00 - 17:00

Tampico Int'l Airport

+52 833 132 3769

Monday08:30 - 18:30
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Avis

5.9

Fair

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Adolfo Lopez Mateos Blvd 1001

+52 833 228 0585

Monday06:30 - 23:00
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MEXRENTACAR

4.4

Mediocre

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Prolongación Avenida Hidalgo 5300 Col. Fracc, Lomas del Chairel.

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Mas By Mex

3.9

Poor

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Prolongación Avenida Hidalgo 5300 Col. Fracc, Lomas del Chairel.

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Payless

3.8

Poor

No reviews available

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Tampico Nuevo Airport

+52 833 288 9896

Monday07:00 - 20:00
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keddy by Europcar

3.7

Poor

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606, Boulevard Adolfo Lopez Mateos

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Blvd Adolfo Lopez Mateos #1001- Col.Apto.Francisco Javier Mina

+52 833 132 6665

Monday07:00 - 20:00
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Fox

3.2

Poor

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Tampico airport

+52 833 132 6665

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Firefly

3.1

Poor

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Blvd Adolfo Lopez Mateos 1001

0180 0709 5010

Monday07:00 - 20:00
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Sunnycars

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Colonia Nuevo Aeropuerto

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Franciso Javier Mina Intl. Airport

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Deal Mobility Rent a Car

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Locations in Tampico

Blvd. Adolfo López Mateos 1001, Aeropuerto Internacional Francisco Javier Mina, CP , Tampico, Tamaulipas.

+52 833 132 6665

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3 travellers who rented a car in Tampico gave the car agency they used an average rating of 4.4

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Most popular car type

Intermediate

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