In Barcelona Sants you will have a choice between several car rental categories. According to your need and budget pick the correct model, deals start usually 9 euros / day.
Barcelona is Spain´s most cosmopolitan city, ideally situated between the glistening Mediterranean Sea and the Tibidabo mountainside. Bold and daring, Barcelona proudly leads the industrious and feisty region of Catalonia, in the northeast of Spain. From the elegant tree-lined avenues of the 19th-century Eixample district, home to Gaud s spectacular Sagrada Famlia, to the narrow urban streets of the Gothic Quarter, Barcelona's eclectic neighbourhoods embody 2000 years of history. Roman ruins lie under the countless winding streets that open onto perfect plazas in El Born, where cool bars lay before great Gothic churches. Across the buzzing Las Ramblas boulevard, the bohemian Raval barrio is active day and night, with numerous art galleries and cafes. The bustling port of Barcelona opens onto golden sands where beachfront bars fill up as the sun goes down. Barcelona is a wonderful city with a wide selection of things to see and do. It is also the capital city of Spain and has been recognized as one of the worlds largest tourist destinations, attracting many visitors through out the year, thanks to the healthy cultural and economic growth that the country has received over the years.
The city has a wide selection of music venues, which can be great for those that are still learning the Spanish language and wish to go past this barrier, to enjoy the universe language of music. The Palau de la Musica is well known for hosting a large number of concerts and can be recognized from the beautiful architecture that is it is built within. For the younger crowd, Sonar may is a great music festival and hosts a wide selection of musical performances, from electronic music to experimental music. Have a look at the sonar website here.
As well as being a place for great food, the city also has a sweet tooth! There are many sweet shops laid within the city, however the Papabubble is one such store that lets the viewer view the sweets as they are being made. Once the sweets have been rolled and shaped, they are open to purchase from the public.
A location which is often popular for both visitors and locals in the city is the beaches. Barceloneta is one of the more popular beaches in the area and is often a busy and exciting place to go, especially for those that enjoy relaxing by the sea. Dotted along the front of the beach is a wide selection of restaurants and bars that stay open until the early hours of the morning.
Barcelona has one main airport located in El Prat at few kilometers from the Catalan capital. To connect with the Terminal T1 (modern one opened in 2009) or the T2 of Barcelona airport you have several option : Train, Aerobus, Taxi or rent a car directly at your arrival. Here are the list of airline you could find at Barcelona Airport Terminal 1 and Terminal 2 :
|Adria Airways||Terminal 1|
|Aegean Airlines||Terminal 1|
|Aerolíneas Argentinas||Terminal 1|
|Air Algerie||Terminal 1|
|Air Baltic||Terminal 1|
|Air Berlin||Terminal 1|
|Air Canada||Terminal 1|
|Air China||Terminal 1|
|Air Europa||Terminal 1|
|Air France||Terminal 1|
|Air Nostrum||Terminal 1|
|American Airlines||Terminal 1|
|Arkia Israel Airlines||Terminal 1|
|Asiana Airlines||Terminal 1|
|Austrian Airlines||Terminal 1|
|BA Cityflyer||Terminal 1|
|British Airlines||Terminal 1|
|Brussels Airlines||Terminal 1|
|Croatia Airlines||Terminal 1|
|Czech Airlines||Terminal 1|
|Delta Airlines||Terminal 1|
|El Al||Terminal 1|
|Emirates Air||Terminal 1|
|Estonian Air||Terminal 1|
|LOT Polish Airlines||Terminal 1|
|Niki Lufthart||Terminal 1|
|Qatar Airways||Terminal 1|
|Royal Air Maroc||Terminal 1|
|Royal Jordanian||Terminal 1|
|SAS Scandinavian Airlines||Terminal 1|
|Singapore Airlines||Terminal 1|
|Swiss International Airlines||Terminal 1|
|TAP Portugal||Terminal 1|
|Turkish Airlines||Terminal 1|
|Ukraine International Airlines||Terminal 1|
|United Airlines||Terminal 1|
|US Airways||Terminal 1|
|Aer Lingus||Terminal 2 A|
|Air Arabia Maroc||Terminal 2 A|
|Belavia||Terminal 2 A|
|Blue Air||Terminal 2 A|
|Bulgaria Air||Terminal 2 A|
|Gambia Bird||Terminal 2 A|
|Jet2.com||Terminal 2 A|
|Metrojet||Terminal 2 A|
|Monarch Airlines||Terminal 2 A|
|Orbest||Terminal 2 A|
|Orenair||Terminal 2 A|
|Pakistan Internacional Airlines||Terminal 2 A|
|Pegasus Air||Terminal 2 A|
|Rossiya-Russian Airlines||Terminal 2 A|
|Transaero Airlines||Terminal 2 A|
|Ural Airlines||Terminal 2 A|
|UTair Airlines||Terminal 2 A|
|Vim Airlines||Terminal 2 A|
|Easyjet||Terminal 2 B|
|Germanwings||Terminal 2 B|
|Luxair||Terminal 2 B|
|Norwegian Air Shuttle||Terminal 2 B|
|Ryanair||Terminal 2 B|
|Sky Work||Terminal 2 B|
|SmartWings||Terminal 2 B|
|Transavia.com||Terminal 2 B|
|Wizz Air||Terminal 2 B|
Before booking a car in Spain, we recommend revising the current driving laws in the country. Here you will already find some useful information.
We recommend double check the following information on Spain's government websites. If you see any changes to make, please let us know and we will update our database for other drivers!
In Spain drivers must drive on the right side of the road
Town : 30-50km/h
Carriageway : 90-100km/h
Motorway : 120km/h
Blood Alcohol Level : 0.05%
In Spain drivers are not allowed to drive if they overpass 0.05 grams of alcohol per 100ml of blood
Driver under 18 are not allowed to drive car.
Additional drivers can be added to your rental, an extra charge might be applied by the car rental agency.
25 to 99 years. Young drivers age: 21 to 24 years might be charge extra per day.
Bare in mind that in many car rental agencies, if your driving's licence is not in the Roman alphabet (i.e. if it is in Arabic, Greek, Cyrillic or Chinese) you are required to bring an International Driving Permit and your domestic licence. For driving licenses from countries not part of the international driving license treaty, an official translation of the license must be presented with the original license.
The most common fuel policy is Full to Full. Basically, your vehicle will be supplied with a full tank of fuel and you will have to return it with full tank.
To avoid incurring fuel charges, you will need to return it with the same amount of fuel as it had when you collected it.
On your pick up, you may be required to leave a fuel deposit reserved or charged on your credit card, this will be released or refunded when you return the car full. Missing fuel will be charged on your return. The price per litre charged by the rental agent may be significantly higher than the price at the local service station. A refuelling charge may also be applicable. Fuel charges are payable at the rental desk unless otherwise stated in the top section of rate details.
Most of the time, the mileage policy will be unlimited. Meanwhile, some car rental agencies impose a mileage restriction per day. Please make sure to double check this policy before booking a car
For most rental, those basic insurance will be offered for free. You could take a complete damage cover package during your booking or when you will collect the rental.
The supplier might require a deposit amount at pick-up. It is a guarantee held on the credit card in the event of damage or theft of the vehicle. It will be automatically released if there is no damage or theft during the rental period.