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Alexandria Car Rentals & Travel Guide

Just seven miles south of the nation's capital, the city of Alexandria, Virginia, offers an ideal place to relax, play, and sightsee. Tucked on the banks of the Potomac River, the city can feel worlds away from the hustle and bustle of Washington, D.C., even though it's minutes away. Step back in time to explore 18th- and 19th-century architecture, savor a vibrant arts culture, or spend time enjoying the vivid hues of nature.

Alexandria by Automobile

Book Alexandria flights landing at Ronald Reagan Airport, just three miles north of the heart of the city. Once there, ditch commuter and tourist crowds by opting for a car rental in Alexandria. Fans of the PBS Series "Mercy Street," which follows two nurses anchored on opposite sides of the 1862 abolitionist conflict, can venture to sites depicted in the series where real-life stories of Confederate and Union sympathizers converged more than 150 years ago. Alexandria rental cars give you wings—or, rather, wheels—to explore places like James Green's Mansion House Hotel, where the series takes place, which was seized by the U.S. Army for use as a hospital. The adjacent Carlyle House was once home to the hospital's doctors and surgeons, and you can linger in rooms and corridors devoted to Civil War artifacts from the hospital. Enjoy scenic views of the Potomac along the city's waterfront hiking and biking trails that wind through Civil War sites and Mount Vernon, home of the nation's first president. When it's time to grab a bite or one-of-a-kind mementos of your Alexandria adventure, head for King Street in Old Town, which boasts 150 shops and 100 restaurants.

Get Ready for Alexandria Adventure

Travelocity will help you find the best cheap deal on Alexandria car rentals. While you're there, get the best deals on flights and hotels in Alexandria, guaranteed, or we'll refund the difference. You could even save as much as $537 when you book your flight and hotel at the same time, meaning more money to use enjoying city sights and cuisine!

Here at Travelocity, we’re committed to helping you score cheap deals on Alexandria car rentals. We’ll have your rental car waiting for you as soon as you arrive in town. Traveling with your whole family in tow? Choose a spacious and affordable van to keep your crew sane throughout the trip. Exploring the city with your sweetheart? Reserve a swanky two-seater as you paint the town red. With our low rates on rental cars in Alexandria, you can go out and smell the roses, without stressing out your bank account. You can even use our mobile booking app to snag exclusive deals, so you can spend more on your adventures and less on your vehicle.

How Much Does it Cost to Rent a Car in Alexandria?

The cheapest car rentals in Alexandria found within the past 7 days were per day. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.