Car Hire Alicante Airport

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Alicante Airport Car Hire

Car hire Alicante Airport is easy, all major car rental companies and some smaller local companies are all present, and have desks in the arrivals area of the terminal. The airport itself is also known as Alicante Elche Airport, and is the gateway airport for the Costa Blanca in Spain. The airport has been the landing spot since 1967 for many UK, German and Irish tourists wishing to holiday and soak up some sunshine as well as jumping into a hire car and exploring Alicante and the nearby Murcia region. This region of Spain is very accessible along the A7 motorway and this is part of the reason that Alicante is such a popular choice for a place to land. The airport is busy, especially in summer, and it handles about 9 million passengers per year and even had to build a new terminal to handle demand. This was completed in 2011.

How much is car hire in Alicante?

Car hire Alicante airport prices depend mostly on the time of year that you are travelling, and also how far in advance you book your car. The best way to get a great deal on car hire in Alicante is to compare the various companies and pick out the best offer for you. During peak summer season, there are often great car hire offers and deals available, including Free Additional Driver or Free GPS or Free Child Seat, or big discounts of up to 30% off. To make booking easier and to help you compare all the car hire companies, Car Booker has compared the summer 2019 prices for you. The prices are for a compact class car for a one-week hire in Alicante Airport in 2019.

Best deal car hire Alicante Airport in July (2019):

    OK Rent a Car

    €17 per day

    €120 per week (Inc. 10% off & Free Additional Driver)

Best deal car hire Alicante Airport in August (2019):

    OK Rent a Car

    €18 per day

    €132 per week (Inc. Free Additional Driver)

Cheaper cars are available but they are smaller and suitable for a smaller group or a couple, e.g. a Mini starting at €84 per week.

If you are hiring a car in Alicante outside of the peak summer season, then car hire in Alicante Airport is very reasonable and there are great deals to be had.

Alicante Car Hire Deals

Many suppliers in Alicante airport put deals, discounts and special offers in place to make your hire booking more attractive. These offers are always being updated and changed, so the best way to see what offers are available for you is to do a comparison. You will see a tab on the left hand side of the comparison or results page, called “special offers”. This will show you the exact offers that are in place for the dates that you wish to hire your car, popular offers include Free Additional Driver, a Free GPS, an upgrade to a Bigger Car, a Free Child Seat or Zero Excess, or simply received an extra Discount on your Booking. Search now to find out.

Alicante Airport Car Hire

Because you are on the doorstep of the Costa Blanca, because you are close to the A7 motorway which brings you to Murcia region and because of the lovely climate, the endless choice of resorts and the fun to be, you are landing in a busy airport, which is very popular for car hire. Always try to have your onward transport organized before you go. There is no easier way than booking car hire right here on Car Booker. We compare all the suppliers in Alicante, and you can pick and choose what you want from your hire car. We look at all the top and local brands, and bring you all their best prices, deals and offers in an easy to read results page. You will get free amendments and a free cancellation up to 48 hours before you book as standard.

Nearby Attractions

Alicante province is along the Mediterranean in Spain and is characterized by beautiful beaches and mountains along the coast. It is a very popular holiday destination for sun worshippers, party animals or people on a family holiday or looking to explore the region. There is something for everyone. Things to do include going to nature parks, sleepy beaches, swimming with sea lions in Rio Safari. With a hire car, it would be great to venture a little further and explore towns like Altea, Calpe, Denia, El Campello, Elche, La Nucia, Santa Pola and a visit to Alicante itself is well worth it, or venture into nearby Murcia for more holiday fun.

Getting there & Away

When travelling to or from Alicante airport and you choose not to use a hire car, then you can take a bus, a tram, the airport shuttle or a taxi. Bus routes go mainly along the coast to town such as Alicante, Benidorm, Calpe and Murcia. You can also take an airport tram to the Costa Blanca. Taxis are serviced by a company called Radio Taxi Elche and only take these taxis, you will recognize them by the green stripe and the city coat of arms on the door. Any airport taxi ride is subject to a €3.80 supplement and should always be metered. Shuttle Direct offers a shuttle service from the airport to various resorts along the coast.

Car Hire Companies in Alicante Airport:

Avis Car Hire Alicante Airport

  • Avis car rental has check in desk in the Terminal on the left hand side as you exit from Baggage Claim, just follow the yellow car rental signs.
  • Their customer rating is a very good 7.5 (2019) in Alicante Airport.
  • The fuel policy they offer is Full to Full.
  • They have both diesel and petrol cars.
  • You can choose from a range of automatic or manual cars.
  • Air conditioning seems to come as standard
  • You pick up your car by first going to the check in desk and they say that rentals are all in terminal which means the car rental car park located next to the airport.

Budget Car Hire Alicante Airport

  • The Budget desk is easily location in the arrivals area at the airport.
  • Their customer rating is a very good 7.6 (2019) in Alicante Airport.
  • The fuel policy they offer is Full to Full.
  • They only offer petrol cars in Alicante Airport.
  • You can choose from a range of automatic or manual cars.
  • They seem to offer air conditioning as standard.
  • You pick up your car by first going to the check in desk and they advertise all pickups as in terminal, which means the car rental car park located next to the airport.

Centauro Rent a Car Alicante Airport

  • The Centauro Rent-a-Car desk is located in the arrivals area at the airport on the left hand side after you exit Baggage Claim.
  • Their customer rating is a good 7.2 (2019) in Alicante Airport.
  • The fuel policy they offer is Full to Full.
  • They offer both petrol and diesel cars in Alicante Airport.
  • You can choose from a range of automatic or manual cars.
  • They seem to offer air conditioning as standard.
  • You pick up your car by first going to the check in desk and they advertise all pickups as in terminal, which means the car rental car park located next to the airport.

Europcar Alicante Airport

  • Europcar has a check in desk in the passenger Terminal in Alicante Airport.
  • Their customer rating is a very good 7.7 (2019) in Alicante Airport.
  • They have a terminal pick up available.
  • The fuel policy they offer is Full to Full.
  • They offer only petrol cars in Alicante airport.
  • You can choose from a range of automatic or manual cars.
  • You pick up your car by first going to the check in desk and then you will be directed to your car in a nearby pick up lot.

Hertz Alicante Airport

  • Hertz has a check in desk in on the left hand side in the passenger terminal in Alicante Airport.
  • Their customer rating is an excellent 8.0 (2019) in Alicante Airport.
  • The fuel policy they offer is Full to Full.
  • The offer only Petrol cars.
  • You can choose from a range of automatic or manual cars.
  • They offer car rentals with both limited or unlimited mileage conditions, so please review your terms and conditions before you book.
  • You pick up your car by first going to the check in desk and then you be directed to your car in the nearby car park.

Sixt Rent a Car Alicante Airport

  • Sixt Rent a Car has a check in desk in the passenger terminal in Alicante Airport.
  • Their customer rating is an excellent 8.3 (2019) in Alicante Airport.
  • The fuel policy they offer is Full to Full.
  • They offer only petrol cars in Alicante Airport.
  • You can choose from a range of automatic or manual cars.
  • They offer both limited and unlimited mileage on bookings (limited options restrict you to 1400 kms per booking)
  • You pick up your car by first going to the check in desk and then you will be directed to your car in a nearby car park.

Thrifty Car Rental Alicante Airport

  • Thrifty Car Rental has has a check in desk located in the arrivals hall in Alicante airport.
  • Their customer rating is an excellent 8.1 (2019) in Alicante Airport.
  • The fuel policy they offer is Full to Full.
  • They offer unlimited mileage on bookings.
  • The offer only petrol cars in Alicante Airport.
  • You can choose from a range of automatic or manual cars.
  • You pick up your car by first going to the car hire desk and then you will be directed to your car in a nearby car park.