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USA Car Hire

No Fuss Car Hire

Everyone loves their independence, and hire cars offer you just that. Wherever you’re holidaying, car rental is a great way to get out and about and explore the harder to reach places or neighbouring towns without having to worry about navigating local public transport. Come and go as you please and see what you want, when you want. Car hire is all about minimal hassle, maximum freedom.

We’ve partnered with the best of the best car hire companies around the world to ensure your trip (and your car) runs smoothly. Holiday car rental has never been simpler.

Save on car hire

We have reduced the price of selected car groups, treat yourself to a larger car category on us.

Simply book the car category of your choice as part of a package holiday or fly-drive holiday, the savings have already been calculated in prices shown. This applies to all of our Alamo USA and Canada locations.

When booking the fully Inclusive insurance package, we will also include a GPS for you.

Book by 21st January 2020. Terms and conditions apply*.

American car rental

Make that American or Canadian road trip dream a reality with our hassle-free USA car hire options. We’ve partnered with Alamo/National Rent A Car so you can make the most of your USA or Canada holiday with no stress, no outlandish transport rates and award-winning customer service.

If you’ve been dreaming of driving Route 66, we’ll make it happen. With more than 280 airport and downtown locations across North America and Canada, you choose your perfect car from Alamo's/National's huge fleet of vehicles to make your own history on the drive of your life. We’ll even help you hit the open road and road trip along miles of the The Paradise Coast with our Florida car hire options, with a dedicated Virgin Holidays area at Orlando International Airport with car hire experts on hand. Any assistance you need, we’ve got you.

In Canada, Alamo/National have car hire locations everywhere from British Columbia to Vancouver, Alberta to Quebec.

Our other holiday car rental locations

Heading on a South African adventure? Our partners, AVIS Rent A Car, offer a variety of vehicles to suit every need. Unlimited mileage means you can explore as much as your heart desires. Whether you check out the 200 km Garden Route between the Western and Eastern capes or the aptly named Wild Coast, car hire is the way to go.

If the Caribbean is more your vibe, we’ve got car hire covered there too. Drive-A-Matic lets you pick from the largest fleet of rental vehicles in Barbados, St. Lucia and Antigua. Drive to far off hidden beaches and discover spectacular views you might otherwise have missed.

Holiday car rental and Flydrive: inclusions and extras

Book your car hire through Virgin Holidays to enjoy some of our exclusive inclusions, like a free additional driver with the Fully Inclusive package in the USA and Canada. Set your own pace by opting for our Flydrive holidays to discover countries your way.

With our car hires, we offer 24/7 roadside assistance should you need it, and there’s no cancellation or amendment fees in sight. Sat nav can be included for a small extra fee. Free delivery and pick up can be arranged.

Browse our hire car deals below and book your holiday car rental today to start planning the adventure of a lifetime!

Our car hire locations

USA car hire

USA & Canada Car Hire


Book with Virgin Holidays and enjoy a hassle-free U.S or Canadian car rental through our partners Alamo/National Rent A Car and make your USA driving holiday one to remember. With great rates and award-winning customer service, there is a huge fleet of vehicles on offer at more than 280 convenient airport and downtown locations, giving you the freedom to choose their perfect car from an industry leader with over 40 year's experience.

South Africa car hire

South Africa Car Hire


During your stay in South Africa why not rent a car through our partners Avis Rent A Car and visit destination including Cape Town, Johannesburg, Durban, Port Elizabeth and the beautiful Garden Route. Avis Rent a Car is the leading South African Car Rental Company, its success underpinned by the Brand Ambassador programme.

Caribbean car hire

Caribbean Car Hire


Your experience in the Caribbean would not be complete without visiting some of the beautiful Caribbean beaches and places of interest so why not hire a car and explore at your own pace. With our supplier Drive-A-Matic we are able to offer you the largest fleet of rental cars, jeeps and vans island wide at Barbados, St Lucia and Antigua.


Adapted car and van hire

Freedom to explore, shop or visit the vast array of attractions on offer in your chosen destination*, we’ve got it covered. Rent a wheelchair accessible vehicle with ramped access and tie downs for all or part of your vacation, delivered to the airport or your hotel, you choose, after all it’s your holiday. Included with your rental you'll recieve one on one training on how to use the equipment and support from our supplier in resort, whilst on holiday, should you need it.

*Subject to destination and additional charge.
Please note: Insurance is not included.


Hand controls and steering balls are available throughout the US in a variety of vehicle types – please contact the Special Assistance team for further details.

Virgin Holidays Special Assistance Team can be contacted Monday–Friday 9.00am–5.30pm on 0344 557 3998 or e-mail

*Price reduction is valid for new Alamo car hire bookings when booked as part of a package holiday or fly-drive holiday in the USA or Canada made between 00.01 7th January 2020 and 23.59 21st January 2020 for travel up to and including 31 December 2021. The price reduction will be applied automatically when qualifying car category is selected. During the promotional period if the Fully Inclusive insurance package is selected, it will include GPS.

All bookings are subject to Virgin Holidays standard car hire terms and conditions and full terms and conditions apply []. Please note the 15 seat minivan, Intermediate SUV, Premium/Luxury SUV’s and Speciality car groups are excluded from this promotion. Package holiday prices advertised online include an online discount, which is not available when booking in-store or by telephone where prices or offers may differ. Calls to the call centre cost no more than calls to UK geographical numbers (01 or 02). ATOL protected (2358) and ABTA (V2043)