Alicante Airport car hire

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Experience the history and culture of Alicante with a hired car

Alicante, on the Costa Blanca in southeastern Spain, has a warm Mediterranean climate, white sandy beaches and interesting inland villages. Hire a car in Spain to explore the city, spending time visiting museums, parks and gardens, and indulging in cosmopolitan delights and retail therapy. A must-see site is the castle Santa Barbara, Spain's largest medieval fortress.

Alicante car hire unlocks Spain's beauties

From Alicante, take your airport rental car to explore other popular nearby destinations, such as Benidorm, Gandia and Valencia, all within a 2-hour drive from the city.

Renting a car from the Airport

During peak times, cheap rental cars can sell out fast, so it is advisable to book in advance. The summer months are the busiest in Spain (July to September).

Book with GoSee to compare top brands and prices quickly and easily. Simply pop in your travel dates and click ‘search’ to generate a list of available vehicles from Alicante Airport and then refine your search using preference filters, such as brand, car type and more.

Once you have found the ideal rental car, confirm securely online without worrying about hidden fees. Need a hand? Our customer service team is ready to provide assistance 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

Alicante-Elche Airport

The Alicante International airport is located in the municipality of Elche and is just 11km South of the city center. The airport has three terminals, but only one is in use and is known as the New Terminal (NAT). The modern airport caters to both international and domestic flights. This is the best airport for visiting popular destinations on Costa Blanca and connecting with Seville, Madrid and Barcelona. Enjoy a range of facilities and services including free and unlimited WiFi, restaurants, cafes, shopping, and a wellness spa. There are numerous ATMs and currency exchanges throughout the terminal. Tourist information can be found at both the arrival and departure areas.

The car rental offices can be found in the arrivals hall and vehicle pick up is in the parking garage opposite the terminal.

Driving a rental car in Alicante

Alicante isn’t a challenging place to drive, although it can get a little busy on the roads in summer time. Driving in Alicante is easy with its accessible roads and highways. Do note the traffic can be a little heavier during the peak summer season.

Getting to the airport from Alicante

Driving to Alicante airport from the city center will take approximately 15 minutes, simply take either the N-332 or A-7.

Driving tips for Alicante

  • Drive on the right hand side of the road.
  • Obey all local road rules to avoid expensive fines.
  • Wearing seatbelts is compulsory for all passengers.
  • Blood alcohol limit is 0.05%.
  • Carry all necessary documents, including passport and driver's licence.

Parking at Alicante Airport and in the city

Alicante has 2600 car spaces over the 6 floors of the general carpark, located just a few metres away from the terminal.

There are three options for parking on the the street in Alicante; public car parks, white zoned areas and blue zoned areas. There are also numerous paid public car parks around Alicante. On the street, white zoned areas are free to park in although harder to find, while the blue zoned areas require you to pay at the pay machine and display the ticket on your windscreen. Both blue zones and white have a limit of 2 hours.

To experience more of Spain, also browse car hire in Mallorca, or you may also continue your visit to Barcelona, Girona, Granda, or Ibiza, all with amazing deals.

What our customers say

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Jenny Everitt
The car was perfect for the weekend, but there was no counter at the airport for the Dollar car company I had rented....bit stressful. I needed to call to find out that I needed to go to the Hertz counter. Otherwise I would recommend the GoSee car rental experience.
Kellie Low
Good service at call centre
Needed to amend a booking, web site hard to re use,,.
So call centre sorted it all out for me thankyou.
Chris Jennings
Information easy to find. Then found it easy to book. Friendly and helpful service.
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Steve
The site made it reasonably easy to book the car with minimum effort
Brian Newton
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Just need to see how is the service at the counter!
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