Thrifty Car Rental needs some of its inventory moved to Florida for the peak winter season. Rather than hiring drivers or putting cars on trucks, Thrifty is offering $1-per-day mid-size rentals to travelers who are willing to take off soon and drive one way to the Sunshine State, reports Budget Travel.
Pick-up areas are limited to three Texas airports (Corpus Christi, Houston Hobby, and Houston Intercontinental) and three New England airports (Boston, Burlington, and Providence). Drop-off locations are limited to nine major airports in Florida, including Key West, Orlando, Tampa, Miami, or Jacksonville. This last-minute offer is available through Nov. 15, and there is a seven-day maximum rental period
In the past, car rental agencies have offered similar seasonal one-way car rental deals, but more often than not, the daily rates have been $10. National Car Rental has a one-way to Florida promotion, but its cheapest cars are going for $30 a day, according to Budget Travel.