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Car rentals in Panama City Beach, Florida

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Panama City Beach, FL
Mar 5 — Mar 12
Panama City Beach, FL
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What is the cheapest rental car agency in Panama City Beach?

The cheapest rental cars in Panama City Beach are generally found through Avis. When booking with Avis, you may be able to find rental car prices for as low as $21/day. The average price to rent a car in Panama City Beach is $81/day.

What car do most people rent in Panama City Beach?

Most momondo users will rent the Nissan Rogue in Panama City Beach, though renting the Toyota RAV4 is a popular second choice according to our data. If you’re interested in renting the Nissan Rogue, prices are $59 per day on average. Some users have found Nissan Rogue rental deals in Panama City Beach for as low as $28 per day. Toyota RAV4 rentals in Panama City Beach are $73 per day on average, with some of the cheapest deals at $38 per day.

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Important information about Panama City Beach car rentals

Panama City Beach is worth your time and money. Despite seemingly being miniature, Panama City is a true American beach scenery. Apart from the beach, you will also find Pier Park, Gulf Wood Marine Park, St. Andrews State Park, and Water Planet worth your attention. Panama City Beach is a typical party town. Michigan Avenue, 11th Street, 3rd Street, and Clara Avenue are some of the major routes in the beach city. Panama City Beach car rentals are an ideal way to tour the less crowded, drivable town. Driving conditions are normal, with nothing out of the ordinary and parking options available. And whether you need a small car or a passenger van rental, you can always find options in any of the over 15 car locations in Panama Beach City.

While visiting, is it worthwhile to rent a car while visiting Panama City Beach?

There is no shortage of parking options in Panama City Beach. You will find viable parking spots payable through a mobile app. You can also find parking on the streets. The city is both drivable and walkable. However, you cannot drive on the beaches. Panama City Beach is a mixture of both the azure Pacific and the turquoise Caribbean that is a delight to tour with an economy car rental or a luxury car rental in Panama City. Operating a car in the city is cost-effective and convenient, particularly if you intend to visit neighboring places like the Panama Canal, Bocas del Toro, Santa Catalina, Boquete, and Volcan Baru. Of course, you can find a cheap car rental in Panama City Beach if you are on a budget.

What different driving laws should I keep in mind while driving in Panama City Beach?

Car rentals in Panama City Beach is an ideal way to navigate the metropolitan area. It is unlawful to navigate your automobile on the shoulders of the highways, streets, or roads. Drive on the right and only park on designated streets. Watch your speeds at intersections, crossroads, and around schools. Even though you can consume alcohol on the beach all year-round save for March, drunk driving will land you in the hands of law enforcement officers. Pollution is prohibited, and you may prefer to use an electric car rental. Finally, wear your seatbelts in Panama and Florida at large, and contact the city’s motor vehicle department for detailed information.

Will I need a special driver’s license or permit to drive a rental car in Panama City Beach if I’m visiting from another country?

Panama City Beach residents can acquire intermediate driver’s licenses at 16 years and a class E license at 18. As a visitor, you can acquire and operate car rentals in Panama City Beach if you are 18 or older. However, you will need to avail your foreign driver's license alongside an international driver's permit. With these, you can enjoy the convenience of operating rental cars in Panama City Beach. The Florida Department of Motor Vehicles also offers driver’s licenses to foreign nationals after a series of suitability tests and examinations.


Panama City Beach, Florida car rental deals found on momondo

Find the rental car in Panama City Beach that's right for you

Small cars

$49 - $91

All Car Types

$64 - $108

The average price of a small car rental in Panama City Beach, the United States is $66. The cheapest time to rent a small car in Panama City Beach, the United States is in December. The price is 27% lower than the rest of the year at just $49 per day. A small car rental is typically 21% less expensive than the average rental car in Panama City Beach. The average price of a vehicle rental in Panama City Beach can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your rental car. Below are the best prices for Panama City Beach small car rentals found on momondo in the past week.

The average price of a medium car rental in Panama City Beach, the United States is $76. The cheapest time to rent a medium car in Panama City Beach, the United States is in January. The price is 25% lower than the rest of the year at just $57 per day. A medium car rental is typically 10% less expensive than the average rental car in Panama City Beach. The average price of a vehicle rental in Panama City Beach can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your rental car. Below are the best prices for Panama City Beach medium car rentals found on momondo in the past week.

The average price of a large car rental in Panama City Beach, the United States is $84. The cheapest time to rent a large car in Panama City Beach, the United States is in January. The price is 43% lower than the rest of the year at just $49 per day. A large car rental is typically 2% more expensive than the average rental car in Panama City Beach. The average price of a vehicle rental in Panama City Beach can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your rental car. Below are the best prices for Panama City Beach large car rentals found on momondo in the past week.

The average price of a SUV rental in Panama City Beach, the United States is $82. The cheapest time to rent a SUV in Panama City Beach, the United States is in December. The price is 28% lower than the rest of the year at just $60 per day. A SUV rental is typically 2% less expensive than the average rental car in Panama City Beach. The average price of a vehicle rental in Panama City Beach can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your rental car. Below are the best prices for Panama City Beach SUV rentals found on momondo in the past week.

The average price of a van rental in Panama City Beach, the United States is $126. The cheapest time to rent a van in Panama City Beach, the United States is in April. The price is 21% lower than the rest of the year at just $100 per day. A van rental is typically 34% more expensive than the average rental car in Panama City Beach. The average price of a vehicle rental in Panama City Beach can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your rental car.

The average price of a luxury car rental in Panama City Beach, the United States is $115. The cheapest time to rent a luxury car in Panama City Beach, the United States is in January. The price is 42% lower than the rest of the year at just $67 per day. A luxury car rental is typically 27% more expensive than the average rental car in Panama City Beach. The average price of a vehicle rental in Panama City Beach can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your rental car. Below are the best prices for Panama City Beach luxury car rentals found on momondo in the past week.

The average price of a convertible rental in Panama City Beach, the United States is $133. The cheapest time to rent a convertible in Panama City Beach, the United States is in August. The price is 25% lower than the rest of the year at just $100 per day. A convertible rental is typically 37% more expensive than the average rental car in Panama City Beach. The average price of a vehicle rental in Panama City Beach can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your rental car.

Suzuki SX4
or similar Compact
Up to 4 passengers

$43/day

21 Mar - 19 May
Suzuki SX4
Chevrolet Spark
or similar Economy
Up to 2 passengers

$43/day

21 Mar - 19 May
Chevrolet Spark

Panama City Beach car rental directory

All major car rental suppliers in Panama City Beach, Florida

Enterprise Rent-A-Car

2.0
Poor
41 reviews4 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

2.0

Comfort

2.0

Overall

2.0

Pick-up/drop-off

2.0

Value

2.0

Dollar

8.3
Very good
14 reviews1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

8.5

Comfort

8.5

Overall

8.4

Pick-up/drop-off

8.1

Value

8.2

Thrifty

8.0
Very good
8 reviews1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

8.0

Comfort

8.0

Overall

8.0

Pick-up/drop-off

8.0

Value

8.0

Avis

5.5
Fair
10 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

5.5

Comfort

5.7

Overall

5.5

Pick-up/drop-off

5.1

Value

5.3

Budget

5.5
Fair
11 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

6.0

Comfort

5.6

Overall

5.6

Pick-up/drop-off

5.6

Value

5.8

Hertz

28 reviews2 locations

Quick facts about car rentals in Panama City Beach

Get the overview on great rental deals, popular car rental companies, and best car types for your visit in Panama City Beach

Most Popular Agency

Hertz

Popular Car Types

Economy, Passenger Van, Intermediate

Cheapest Rental Car

$32

Most Popular Model

Toyota RAV4
The most popular Panama City Beach car rental agency found on momondo this month is Hertz. Other top choices for car rental companies are Turo and Budget
The following car types were offered at rental car companies in Panama City Beach in the past 72 hours: Economy, Passenger Van, Intermediate.
The lowest price for a rental car in Panama City Beach is $32/day. For this area, you can expect average prices starting from $66/day.
The most popular car model to rent in Panama City Beach in the past 7 days is the Toyota RAV4. Our users also prefer the Nissan Rogue as an alternative.

Find popular attractions close to your rental car pick-up

Visit these must-see attractions near popular rental car locations in Panama City Beach

Nearby attractions:

Carillon Beach72.9 mi
Frank Brown Park79.8 mi
Emerald Coast Mirror Maze80.2 mi
Miracle Strip At Pier Park80.3 mi
Gulf World Marine Park80.7 mi

Nearby attractions:

Frank Brown Park10.0 mi
Miracle Strip At Pier Park10.6 mi
Emerald Coast Mirror Maze10.7 mi
Gulf World Marine Park10.9 mi
Shipwreck Island Waterpark11.5 mi

Nearby attractions:

Carillon Beach36.7 mi
Frank Brown Park43.6 mi
Emerald Coast Mirror Maze44.1 mi
Miracle Strip At Pier Park44.2 mi
Gulf World Marine Park44.7 mi

Rent a car near one of these popular hotels in Panama City Beach

Below are the most popular hotels in Panama City Beach
Beachside Resort Panama City Beach

Beachside Resort Panama City Beach

21905 Front Beach Road, Panama City Beach, FL, United States

10.6 mi from city center

Boardwalk Beach Hotel

Boardwalk Beach Hotel

9600 South Thomas Drive, Panama City Beach, FL, United States

0.3 mi from city center

Hampton Inn & Suites Panama City Beach-Beachfront

Hampton Inn & Suites Panama City Beach-Beachfront

15505 Front Beach Road, Panama City Beach, FL, United States

4.5 mi from city center

Days Inn by Wyndham Panama City Beach/Ocean Front

Days Inn by Wyndham Panama City Beach/Ocean Front

12818 Front Beach Road, Panama City Beach, FL, United States

2.2 mi from city center

Holiday Inn Resort Panama City Beach

Holiday Inn Resort Panama City Beach

11127 Front Beach Road, Panama City Beach, FL, United States

0.9 mi from city center

Radisson Panama City Beach Oceanfront

Radisson Panama City Beach Oceanfront

15325 Front Beach Road, Panama City Beach, FL, United States

4.3 mi from city center

Casa Loma Inn

Casa Loma Inn

13615 Front Beach Road, Panama City Beach, FL, United States

2.8 mi from city center

Holiday Inn Express & Suites Panama City Beach - Beachfront

Holiday Inn Express & Suites Panama City Beach - Beachfront

12907 Front Beach Road, Panama City Beach, FL, United States

2.3 mi from city center

Hyatt Place Panama City Beach/Beachfront

Hyatt Place Panama City Beach/Beachfront

15727 Front Beach Road, Panama City Beach, FL, United States

4.7 mi from city center

Ramada by Wyndham Panama City Beach / Beachfront

Ramada by Wyndham Panama City Beach / Beachfront

15405 Front Beach Road, Panama City Beach, FL, United States

4.3 mi from city center

Seahaven Beach Hotel

Seahaven Beach Hotel

15285 Front Beach Road, Panama City Beach, FL, United States

4.2 mi from city center

Hampton Inn & Suites Panama City Beach-Pier Park Area

Hampton Inn & Suites Panama City Beach-Pier Park Area

13505 Panama City Beach Parkway, Panama City Beach, FL, United States

3.2 mi from city center

Beachcomber Beachfront Hotel, a By The Sea Resort

Beachcomber Beachfront Hotel, a By The Sea Resort

17101 Front Beach Road, Panama City Beach, FL, United States

5.9 mi from city center

Bikini Beach Resort

Bikini Beach Resort

11001 Front Beach Road, Panama City Beach, FL, United States

0.7 mi from city center

Baymont by Wyndham Panama City Beach

Baymont by Wyndham Panama City Beach

11004 Front Beach Road, Panama City Beach, FL, United States

0.7 mi from city center

Origin At Seahaven

Origin At Seahaven

15100 Front Beach Road, Panama City Beach, FL, United States

4.1 mi from city center

Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, Panama City Bch

Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, Panama City Bch

10241 Clarence Street, Panama City Beach, FL, United States

0.4 mi from city center

Beach Tower Beachfront Hotel, a By The Sea Resort

Beach Tower Beachfront Hotel, a By The Sea Resort

12001 Front Beach Road, Panama City Beach, FL, United States

1.5 mi from city center


Driving with a rental car in Panama City Beach - FAQs

Learn everything there is to know about renting a car in Panama City Beach so you can be properly prepared for your next trip

How much will it cost to rent a car in Panama City Beach, Florida in March?

$136 is the cost of a weekend car rental in Panama City Beach for March, with cheap deals starting as low as $28. For a one-week car rental, Panama City Beach prices in March average $82 with the best deals starting at $34.

Is there a fee to cancel my Panama City Beach, Florida car rental?

The majority of the Panama City Beach car rental agencies that we partner with do not have a cancellation fee. This means that if your plans change unexpectedly, many car rental centers in Panama City Beach such as Dollar, Thrifty, and Avis often offer cancellation free of charge based on when you booked.

What is the best type of car to rent in Panama City Beach during March?

With temperatures averaging 68 °F and precipitation usually 3.9″ during March, you should consider renting a Standard car when traveling to Panama City Beach. A Standard car can handle the fluctuations in temperature and rainfall during the month of March and is a popular choice for travelers heading to Panama City Beach. Renting a Standard in Panama City Beach will cost you $63/day on average.

What is the speed limit in Panama City Beach, Florida?

The speed limit in Panama City Beach is 25 mph, unless otherwise stated on road signs. Panama City Beach also has a suburban speed limit of 75 mph which is strictly enforced. If you find yourself on a highway in Panama City Beach, be aware that the speed limit is generally 75 mph.

What is the weather like in Panama City Beach, FL in February?

In February, Panama City Beach usually gets 3.5″ of precipitation and has an average temperature of 55.4 °F. This information can be very helpful when looking at rental cars in Panama City Beach as it can help you make the best decision.

Is the weather in Panama City Beach similar to the rest of Florida?

Those looking to rent a car in Panama City Beach for a road trip to the surrounding areas, please know the weather in Florida during the month of February usually is around 62.6 °F with 3″ of possible rain.

When did momondo last update prices for cars in Panama City Beach?

Prices for cars in Panama City Beach are refreshed on a daily basis.

How many operators does momondo search for cars in Panama City Beach?

How old do you have to be to hire a car in Panama City Beach?

The minimum age for drivers varies by country, including Panama City Beach. In many EU countries drivers must be 18 years old. As a rule, you’ll need to be 21 to hire a car abroad, and a young driver surcharge may be applied if you are under 25. We recommend reading through the policy of your chosen rental company before booking.

What documentation or ID do you need to rent a car in Panama City Beach?

When renting a car in Panama City Beach, all drivers must present a full valid driving license. An International Driving Permit is required if the driving license is written in a language different to that of the country of rental and may be necessary to avoid the risk of potential fines. If you are renting abroad, you may also need to provide proof of return travel and accommodation information during your stay. We always recommend checking with the individual rental company you are booking with.


Why use momondo?

Why should I use momondo to book a car rental in Panama City Beach?

You should use momondo to book a car rental in Panama City Beach because it could save you time and money. momondo fetches and allows you to compare car rental prices and policies from thousands of car rental websites.

How does momondo help me find the best car rental deal in Panama City Beach?

By the use of filters, momondo makes finding a great car rental in Panama City Beach easier. Whether it is price, car type, amenities or policies, momondo allows you to refine your search with these and more filters to find the best deal for you.

Does momondo show car rental deals in Panama City Beach with free cancellation?

Yes, momondo allows you to filter specifically for car rental companies in Panama City Beach offering free cancellation.

Can I rent a car with a fair fuel policy in Panama City Beach on momondo?

Fair fuel policies are specifically available to select on momondo, allowing you to refine your search for rental cars in Panama City Beach.

Can I find a car rental in Panama City Beach which offers enhanced cleaning on momondo?

Yes, momondo shows deals with enhanced cleaning services for rental cars in Panama City Beach.

Can I search for rental cars in Panama City Beach with unlimited mileage on momondo?

Unlimited mileage is indeed an option momondo offers on rental cars in Panama City Beach.


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