121CarHire.com Alicante is an independent car hire comparison site. Our system compares prices from well-known car hire companies. As a customer, you can always book your hire car through us at a competitive rate.
Whether you're looking for a small rental car or a station wagon for the entire family, we will always have a suitable vehicle for the lowest price. Below are some examples from our selection in Alicante.
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Nestled along the famous Costa Blanca, Alicante is one of the most popular beach resorts on the coast of Spain. Driving yourself will allow you to explore the many famous beach resorts around Alicante. The area is also known for its agriculture and exploring its orchards and farms is popular among visitors. It's best to compare car hire rates, especially during the peak summer months, to get the most competitive prices.
Alicante Airport is one of the largest regional airports in Spain and is located just south of the city centre. The city is serviced by a tram service, although much of the city can be explored on foot. To be able to visit some of the other coastal resorts, car hire in Alicante is highly recommended. Relying on public transportation outside the city can be cumbersome.
Self-driving is popular in Alicante, and during the peak summer months demand for rental vehicles can easily outstrip supply so booking ahead is a must. However, visitors have plenty of options both in town and at the airport to pick up their rental. All the leading companies have desks or offices in and around Alicante, including Avis, Europcar, Budget, Hertz and Sixt.
It is easy to drive in and around Alicante. The roads are well-signposted and in good condition. The coastal area is extremely popular and many people drive themselves. The city is connected to the Spanish motorway network via the A-7 and A-31 motorways, which lead right into the city.
Many people use Alicante as a base to explore other coastal towns such as Santa Pola and Torrevieja. Driving along the coastal road is not only beautiful but also relaxing. A nice day away from the beach can be a day trip to the city of Murcia, the home of the famous sculptor Salzillo. This region is known for its produce such as limes, almonds, oranges, grapes and olives. It's easy to visit one of the many orchards within short driving distance from Alicante.
Summer is by far the peak tourist season in Alicante, with visitors looking for sun and surf. Temperatures reach 27°C to 31°C during the summer, with scant rainfall. However, as a coastal city Alicante enjoys great weather throughout the year, with average annual lows of 12°C and average highs of 23°C.
The following questions and answers are a selection of the most popular questions. If you do not find the answer to your question, have a look at the Frequently Asked Questions page or contact us.
Yes, we offer a guarantee of the lowest price - because we compare various retailers, we can always offer you the best price in town.
To pick up your car, you will need your voucher, passport, driver's license and a credit card. It is very important that your driver's license and credit card are in the same name as the main driver. Keep in mind that the local rental company will reserve a certain amount on your credit card as a deposit. This requires the PIN code for your credit card. If your driver's license is foreign (for example, in Chinese), you must bring a translation with you. Only your original passport and driver's license will be accepted - a copy is not sufficient.
In general, our rates are all-inclusive. Should there be any additional costs, our booking department will get in touch with you before issuing the invoice. Should you object, you can always cancel your reservation with no obligations attached (at least 48 hours in advance).
In general, Liability Insurance, Fire Insurance, All-Risks Insurance and Theft Insurance are included in the cost of your rental car.
Only rental companies with a high level of customer satisfaction are eligible to be included in our Worry-Free selection. This rate includes excess cover and unlimited kilometres. Your vehicle will be provided and must be returned with a full tank of fuel. With a vehicle from our Worry-Free selection, you can travel with peace of mind and no hidden costs.
You can cancel your reservation through "My Account". We recommend contacting us by phone if your changes to your booking or cancellation takes place at short notice (48 hours or less).
Most reservations will receive confirmation within minutes after payment takes place. We recommend contacting our Booking Department for last minute reservations (pick-up within 48 hours).