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Car hire in Alicante

Car hire in Alicante

Hiring a car in Alicante is simple, use the search box to your left, enter the name of the airport or place you want to pick up your hire car from and Expedia will help you compare the prices of small, medium and large cars so that you can find the cheapest car hire deals in Alicante. Alternatively, below you can check out some of the great deals on car hire we currently have for Alicante.

Driving in Alicante

Alicante is a sun soaked city on Spain's eastern Mediterranean coast that attracts millions of tourists every year. This impressive port city benefits from an agreeable climate and thriving history making Alicante and the surrounding area a popular tourist destination throughout the year.

Hiring a car is a great way to experience Alicante, allowing visitors to easily explore this beautiful city. The exquisite seafront promenades and wide esplanades, such as Alicante's impressive Rambla Méndex Núnez, provide a truly authentic Spanish experience unique to the area.

However, the stunning beaches and views of the Mediterranean aren't the only reason for visiting Alicante. With the convenience of a rental car, tourists can much of the surrounding region, also called Alicante, an area rich in Spanish culture and tradition.

Get the most out of Alicante by renting a car and experience all this authentic city, and region, of Spain have to offer. Book your holiday today!

Cheap Car Hire Alicante Airport

Alicante Airport is the sixth busiest airport in Spain. Less than10 km from the heart of the city, Alicante's only airport provides the ultimate in convenience for travelling to the city. Alicante airport also serves a number of neighbouring tourist destinations, such as Elche, with over 80 percent of flights being international. Serving almost 10 million passengers every year, Alicante airport maintains the busy tourism industry that is crucial to the economy of the region.

Being so close to the city centre, renting a car is the ideal way to get from the airport to the city. The drive north will take visitors quickly and easily to the heart of Alicante. Those driving will have the added benefit of fantastic views along the coast as the sun glistens off the Mediterranean. The short journey along the N-332 should take no more than 30 minutes, even in traffic, meaning all tourists can get to their hotels in Alicante promptly.

When deciding on renting a car from Alicante Airport, visitors will have plenty of choice. Hertz, Avis and Europcar all have desk locations at Alicante airport and there are also a number of car rental suppliers with locations in the city itself.

Car hire companies in Alicante have extensive fleets of vehicles and will provide the perfect car to meet every holiday need. Whether it is a convertible to enjoy the Alicante sunshine or a larger vehicle to transport the whole family around this beautiful region, travellers can rest assured that their needs will be met.

Upon hiring a car, getting to the city couldn't be easier. The drive along the N-332, or Avenue de Elche, will take visitors directly into the heart of Alicante. The city itself is punctuated by the seafront that is a thriving part of the city's economy. However, tourism continues to be the most important attribute to the city's ongoing success.

Car rental in Alicante will not only get travellers from the airport to the city quickly but will also afford visitors the luxury of getting around the region easily too. Many of the main attractions in Alicante are concentrated along the coast, whilst heading north into Alicante uncovers a world of Spanish cuisine and culture. By renting a car from Alicante Airport, tourists will be able to enjoy the many great sights and sounds of this traditional region of Spain.

Car Hire in Alicante, The City

Driving in and around Alicante is pleasant experience. The impressive boulevards are lined with palm trees, adding to the tropical feel of this coastal city.

Alicante is a clean city with a friendly atmosphere that thrives all year round due to the warm and dry climate. Visitors should not be shy of parking their rental car in many of the car parks that dot the beachfront, and street parking is also readily available. Those renting a car in the city should ask for information about possible discounts that many car hire companies have with local car parks.

Alicante's culture is typically Spanish. The city, and Alicante in general, is more traditional than other northern areas of Spain ensuring that visitors enjoy an authentically Spanish experience.

Alicante's main tourist attractions include its exciting nightlife - Alicante is known for its endless selection of restaurants, tavernas and places to eat, which often feature al fresco dining and views of the stunning marina.

Alicante's Teatro Principal is an entertainment venue that features many regular theatrical performances and festivals unique to the region. The Plaza del Puerto Viejo, a popular square encircled by shops, bars and historical buildings, also hosts many outdoor festivals that are a staple of life in Alicante.

The most striking feature of the city, apart from the stunning marina, is the equally impressive Castle of Santa Bárbara, which sits high above the city. Easily accessible by foot or by car, the views available from the castle are jaw-dropping and are certainly worth the hike, or short drive. Whilst there, another area to visit is El Ereta Park. This is one of the city's most popular parks and is a great place to enjoy a break from the seafront and entertain the family.

Car hire in Alicante is a great option to see this vibrant city. Tourists will enjoy small town but metropolitan feel of one of Spain's fastest growing cities. However, there is plenty more to the region that can easily be discovered with a rental car. The popular tourist destination of Benidorm is within easy reach, whilst Calpe, Denia and Torrevieja are all within manageable distances from the city.

Alicante is an authentic Spanish city that attracts millions of visitors every year. Explore this vibrant city with the convenience of car hire and you will want to go back every year.

Book Alicante as your next holiday destination and enjoy all this colourful region has to offer!