Springfield, Missouri, the capital of the state, is situated amid rolling hills, sparkling streams, and fertile farmland. Arrange for a Springfield car rental to experience this friendly city and its scenic surroundings., and discover why it is known affectionately as "The Queen City of the Ozarks."
Flights to Springfield touch down at Springfield-Branson National Airport, only 8 miles west of town. Available airport car rentals in Springfield, MO make it easy to head downtown for great food and nightlife. Visit the classic theaters along historic Walnut Street, including the century-old Landers Theater, or attend a concert at the Gillioz Theater, first opened during vaudeville's heyday. There are also some wonderfully quirky things to do, like posing in front of a dramatic 35-foot sculpture of the "world's largest fork."
You can also take a history tour at the Pythian Castle to learn about the resident ghost, or visit the History of Hearing Museum, the place to hear more about the ear trumpet and other old-time hearing aids. Branson is only 45 minutes south of Springfield, so it's easy to include this recreational and entertainment mecca on your itinerary. Revel in the numerous entertainment venues, amusement parks and shopping opportunities, such as the Branson Landing fountain show that features an inspiring interplay of water and light. If you have time, rent a pontoon boat, hire a fishing charter, or take a dinner cruise on Table Rock Lake.
Travelocity's wide selection of rental cars in Springfield, MO includes everything from cheap rides to spacious vans; or, take off for a back country adventure with a 4x4 pickup truck. You'll also find exactly what you want in the extensive selection of Springfield hotels. Combine your flight and lodging into a custom Travelocity vacation package to save as much as $537! There are many ways to recharge your batteries during a Springfield getaway.