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Is it your first time flying into Tampa, Florida? If so, here’s all you need to know about getting to and from the airport! There are variety of ground transportation options between Tampa International Airport and surrounding destinations. Visitors can choose from various companies under public transportation, bus service, rental cars, shared ride and taxis. When you arrive at Tampa International Airport, you’ll take a short…Read More

For anyone living outside of the Sunshine State, winter often means frigid air, ice, and SNOW! While snow adds the perfect cosmetic touch to any cold winter day, it also comes with an underlying list of hazards – especially for drivers! On behalf of Car Rental 8, here are some important winter driving tips to remember: Wait until plows or sand trucks have done their jobs before venturing out onto the roads. Always allow…Read More

Hey there Bucs Fans and Beach Goers! Are you in need of an SUV to haul all of your buddies around this weekend? Good news – you’ve landed on the right page! Tampa-Based Car Rental 8 has direct access to affordable SUV rentals including Intermediates, Standards, Luxuries, Larges and Premiums. Not sure what you need? The most important detail you’ll need to iron out prior to selecting a vehicle is the number of passengers…Read More

Visiting Tampa, Florida? Whether it’s for work or for play, you’re probably wondering how to get around all week! Here’s the good news: Tampa is a relatively “low key” city in comparison to Florida’s other major cities such as Fort Lauderdale or Miami. Our traffic isn’t nearly as bad and the sidewalks are only flooded with pedestrians on a few popular occasions each year. Here’s the bad news:…Read More

Everybody knows that airfare prices increase around the holidays. The demand for flights can be found all over the world. Whether you need to fly across the country to spend this holiday season with your in-laws, or you’re a college student looking to make it home for winter break, you’re probably not in the mood to spend $500+ on roundtrip airfare in addition to having to gift shop for everyone. Car Rental 8 would like to remind…Read More

Looking for a cost-effective way to get around Tampa? Much to visitors’ surprise, Tampa does not have a subway system like many other major cities in the United States. It does however have HART (Hillsborough Area Regional Transit Authority) which provides convenient bus services, In-Town Trolleys, money-saving vanpools, park-and-ride services and more. Alternatives to public transportation include taxis, which are a great option if…Read More

Are you a tourist visiting sunny Tampa, Florida and in need of transportation? Perhaps you’re a local with a broken down car this week and in need of a way to work. Whatever the case may be, you’re probably looking for ways to save, right? Tampa offers countless car rental companies including but not limited to: Hertz, Budget, Avis, National, Alamo, Thrifty, Enterprise, and Dollar Rent A Car. So, which one has the best…Read More

Here at Car Rental 8, we believe that being a good corporate citizen is the right thing to do, for our customers, our employees, and our businesses. It makes our company a desirable place to work, reinforces our brand, and strengthens our bonds with customers, neighbors and business associates. Did you know that Car Rental 8 is a Tampa-based company and is a proud supporter and sponsor of Lutz Little League? Lutz Little League…Read More