Important information & car rental insurance
- Avoid the upsell at pick-up, you don't need it if you buy our rental car insurance.
- Check for insurance overlaps, you might already be covered by your own auto or home insurance.
- Always take 5 to 10 minutes to review the car to verify any pre-existing damage.
- Do not buy additional insurance coverage on site from the car rental company. Their insurance is more expensive.
Top tips for renting a car in Barcelona
- You can book and hire your car in Barcelona and return it somewhere else (one-way).
- Search and book well in advance in Barcelona if you want to hire an extra-large car and/or want to book extra options such as booster seat, infant car seat, GPS, tow hitch, kids seat and roof rack etc.
- Booking in advance is an advantage, you can do a comparison with Autospain.co.uk and find the the best deals.
- Use your mobile phone and take pictures of the vehicle before you drive off from Barcelona.
Why should you book a car in Barcelona with Autospain.co.uk!
- Great deals & prices on long term renting and all types of cars, including luxury cars, automatic cars, van rental and mini vans.
- Free amendments/cancellations up to 24-48 hours before you pick up your car in Barcelona. Customer support, available 24/7.
- All hire deals compared on Autospain.co.uk include obligatory fees in your rental quote at the time of booking.
- We have no hidden fees and vehicle damage insurance and theft insurance are included.
Frequently asked questions about renting a car & car hire in Barcelona
Which are the best hire car companies in Spain and Barcelona?
Based on ratings and reviews on autospain.co.uk, the best car hire companies in Spain are Avis, Sixt, National, Hertz, Budget, Thrifty, Europcar and Enterprise. The large companies often have offices in the city and at the airports.
How much does it cost to hire a car for a week in Barcelona?
On average, a smaller hire car in Barcelona costs approx. € 84 per week (€ 12 per day). A normal-sized car costs from about € 189 per week. The price is based on a weekly hire for 7 days (all inclusive).
How can I find car hire near me in Barcelona?
Do a search for Barcelona. Then take a look at our map of car hire companies to find the best and cheap hire cars near you in Barcelona from car hire companies such as Europcar on Gran Via de Les Corts Catalanes 680, Alamo on Carrer de Muntaner 45, Europcar on Carrer de Viladomat 214, Europcar Estación de Tren on Plaça Dels Països Catalans, Enterprise on Carrer de Muntaner 45, Hertz on Carrer de Viriat 45, Sixt on Carrer Daragó 54, Hertz Diagonal Sarria on Avinguda Diagonal 622 etc.
How much does it cost to hire a car in Barcelona?
Renting a small car in Barcelona costs from about € 12 per day, depending on the season and supply. A normal-sized car costs from about € 27 per day. Sometimes you can find cheaper hire cars depending on the season. In the majority of cases the hire price includes tax, unlimited mileage, third party liability protection, collision damage waiver, airport fee and breakdown assistance. Please note that the costs included may vary depending on the rental cars agent and destination country. The car rental agent may also choose to ask you for a deposit or excess at the rental desk. Make sure to check the hire conditions at the time of booking. The price is based on a all inclusive weekly hire for 7 days.
Which are the cheapest car hire companies in Spain and Barcelona?
In the past 14 days, the cheapest hire cars in Spain on Autospain.co.uk were found at TopCar, Orcar Canarias, Atesa, Autos Valls, Canarias.com, AutoReisen, Autos Menorca and Drivalia. It is usually cheaper to hire a car in Barcelona than at nearby airports. However, it often pays off to compare the price between the airports and nearby cities before booking your car. In Barcelona you can hire a car for € 12 - 27 per day, depending on the season and car type.
What types of car can I hire in Barcelona?
The range of hire cars varies during the season but you can usually hire car types such as small suv, medium suv, 5 seater minivan, standard cars, compact cars, special cars, mini cars, jeep, moped, economy cars, small-medium truck-lorry, premium cars, cargo van, minivan, large truck-lorry, estate, hybrid cars, suv, electric cars, compact elite, exotic cars, economy elite, 7 seater minivan, intermediate, minibus, intermediate elite, fullsize elite, luxury elite, 9 seater minivan, convertible, fullsize cars, luxury cars, mini elite in Barcelona with autospain.co.uk.
Do I need a credit card for car hire in Barcelona?
You can make a booking without a credit card with autospain.co.uk. Note that, even if you choose to pay by debit card, you will have to provide a valid credit card in the driver’s name at the time of pick-up in Barcelona, since the rental agent requires a credit card from which to take the rental deposit. Credit cards accepted for pick-up are MasterCard, Visa, and in some cases American Express.
How much does it cost to hire a car long term for a month in Barcelona?
On average, a smaller hire car in Barcelona costs approx. € 336 per month (€ 12 per day). A normal-sized car costs from about € 756 per month. The price is based on a monthly rent for 28 days.
Which car hire companies are in or near Barcelona?
There are over 11 car hire companies in Barcelona. Compare car hire companies such as Avis A on Carrer de Còrsega 293, Alamo on Carrer de Muntaner 45, Hertz on Carrer de Viriat 45, Europcar Estación de Tren on Plaça Dels Països Catalans, Budget C Còrsega on Carrer de Còrsega 293 295, Sixt on Rambla de Catalunya 74, Sixt on Carrer Daragó 54, Hertz Diagonal Sarria on Avinguda Diagonal 622, Enterprise on Carrer de Muntaner 45, Europcar on Carrer de Viladomat 214, Europcar on Gran Via de Les Corts Catalanes 680, etc.
Can you rent a car in Barcelona and drop it off in another city?
Yes, in most cases the car hire agent will charge an extra fee if you wish to return the vehicle at a different location like airports such as Madrid-Barajas Airport, Seville-San Pablo Airport, Málaga-Costa del Sol Airport, Barcelona-El Prat Airport, Valencia Airport, Zaragoza Airport, Gran Canaria Airport and Murcia-Corvera Airport, instead of Barcelona. Autospain.co.uk will clearly state whether the one-way fee is included in the rental price or what additional cost may arise at the time of booking.
Which additional fees could apply in Barcelona?
Please note that each car rental agent has its own policy on additional fees which will be clearly stated in the rental conditions at the time of booking at Autospain.co.uk. Generally, additional charges may be applied for: one-way rentals, out-of-hours pick-up, border crossing, winter tyres, young drivers, senior drivers and out-of-hours drop-off. Any additional charges will need to be paid directly at the rental desk in the local currency in Barcelona.
We compare large companies as well as small and find the best price for all types of rental cars in Barcelona. Compare rental cars and renting of vehicles from several car hire companies in the city of Barcelona in Spain.
Rental cars are available at many pick-up locations like Barcelona’s travel centres, train stations (Barcelona – Passeig de Gracia, Barcelona Sants Railway Station, Barcelona Estació de França, Barcelona-Clot-Aragó, Bellvitge and Estació de RENFE de l’Hospitalet de Llobregat) and airports like Barcelona–El Prat Airport, Sabadell Airport, Girona–Costa Brava Airport and Reus Airport, BCN and ports/ferry terminals like Olympic Port, Rambla de Mar, Poros, Kefalonia Ferry Port and Barcelona Port. We provide a car hire service where every cost is included, no hidden fees and free cancellations/amendments up to 24-48 hours before you pick up the rental car. Easy and safe online booking of rental cars in Barcelona. Search for a city, airport etc. and choose your pick up place.
Are you looking for rental cars in Barcelona? We compare these companies:
- Hertz on Carrer de Viriat 45
- Sixt on Rambla de Catalunya 74
- Europcar on Gran Via de Les Corts Catalanes 680
- Europcar on Carrer de Viladomat 214
- Enterprise on Carrer de Muntaner 45
- Europcar Estación de Tren on Plaça Dels Països Catalans
- Budget C Còrsega on Carrer de Còrsega 293 295
- Avis A on Carrer de Còrsega 293
- Sixt on Carrer Daragó 54
- Alamo on Carrer de Muntaner 45
- Hertz Diagonal Sarria on Avinguda Diagonal 622
Barcelona (la Ciudad Condal, Bartzelona) is a city in the municipality of Barcelona in the region of Catalonia in Spain. It is the county seat in Catalonia. 1th largest city/town when it comes to inhabitants in the region and the 2th largest town/district in Spain. Has about 1 621 500 (2015) inhabitants. Other larger cities/communities nearby are Eixample (c. 266500 pop), L’Hospitalet de Llobregat (c. 257000 pop) and Sant Martí (c. 235700 pop). Smaller communities, villages and suburbs nearby are La Garriga, El Parc i la Llacuna del Poblenou, Piera, el Congrés i els Indians, Lliçà d’Amunt, Canet de Mar, Vallirana, L’Hospitalet de Llobregat, Esplugues de Llobregat, Sant Adrià de Besòs, Almeda i Can Mercader and Llefià. The city is right by the ocean and located about 15 meters above sea level. Regardless of how long you are staying the city there are many things to experience and do. Nearby bus stops and bus stations are Nord Bus Station. These metro (subway) stations are located in the city Urgell, Passeig de Gràcia, Sant Antoni, Urquinaona, Entença and Verdaguer. Is a major port in the north-eastern coast of Spain. Barcelona has long sandy beaches near the centre of the city and many green parks. We also give tips on which companies that offer the best rental cars in Barcelona.
Visiting and sight-seeing in Barcelona?
Some suggestions and tips on, activities, places, events, attractions, destinations, experiences and museums in the city that are worth a visit during your stay. If you crave activities and experiences and want to visit e.g. water parks, amusement parks or theme parks you can visit Tibidabo, Catalunya en Miniatura, Karting Minilandia, Illa Fantasia, Indoor Karting Barcelona and Natupark. Zoo de Barcelona and Aquarium Barcelona are tropicariums, tropical houses, zoos, aquariums, safari parks and terrariums that are nearby. Vineyards and wine producers that are close to the the city are, for example, Masia Can Calopa de Dalt, if you are planning a wine tour and tasting in Barcelona. In the city, there are interesting monuments and statues of famous people and events like La Rambla (a pedestrian walkway in the centre which is the busiest and most lively street of the city. Many tourists and expect to pay more for food and drink), Ramon Berenguer III, Count of Barcelona, Casa Batlló, Centelles Palace and Güell Palace. Beautiful vast open spaces or squares close by are Plaça de Catalunya (Known for its nice fountains and statues), Plaça Revolució, Plaça de Francesc Macià, Plaza Nova and La Pedrera.
Find the best car hire and cheapest car rental in airports nearby
Find the best car hire and cheapest car rental in airports nearby: Car Hire Barcelona-El Prat Airport, Cheap Hire Cars Sabadell Airport and Hire a Car Cheap Reus Airport.
Car rental companies in Barcelona, Spain
Thrifty, Autos Menorca, Hertz, Key and Go, Drivalia, Canarias.com, CICAR, Avis, Delpaso, Budget, Keddy By Europcar, Marbesol, Owners Cars, Solmar, Surprice, King Rent, Flizzr, ClickRent, Wiber, Autos Valls, National, Alamo, Rhodium, Sixt, Autoclick, Malco Rent a Car, Dickmanns, Autos Aguirre, InterRent, Centauro, Class Rent a Car, TopCar, Maggiore, Orcar Canarias, AutoReisen, Record, Faycan, Nomadcar, La Palma 24, Cooltra Scooter, Hiper Rent a car, Firefly, Orlando, Europcar, Niza, Enterprise, Goldcar, Atesa, Dollar, Hertz Dream Collection and OK Rent a Car are the companies we compare in Barcelona. You can usually find the largest selection at airports such as Barcelona El Prat Josep Tarradellas Airport, Sabadell Airport, Reus Tarragona Airport and Girona-Costa Brava Airport. The large companies usually have offices adjacent to the airport.
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