Most popular car type
Some Murcia car providers already include Collision Damage Waiver (CDW) and Theft Protection Waiver into the rental price but not all of them. We recommend always be aware of your coverage when renting a car in in Murcia.
Keep in mind that car rental insurances often have a deductible clause, which is the amount you’ll have to pay if something happens during the time of your rental. If you want to avoid unwanted surprises, you should consider adding a no-deductible option to your Murcia car rental.
Yes, automatic cars are available in most car renting companies in Murcia. As cars with manual transmission are more common in many countries, you might have to pay an additional charge for renting an automatic car.
The average gas price in Murcia is C$ 8.13 per litre over the past 30 days. Filling up a gas tank costs between C$ 97 and C$ 130, depending on the car size.
Mini (Fiat 500 or similar) is the most frequently booked rental car type in Murcia.
Car rental companies that offer shuttle or pick-up services from Alicante airport to off-airport locations include OK RENT A CAR, Goldcar Rental SP, Sixt, Record Go, Europcar, Budget, CLICK RENT, Centauro, Hertz and Thrifty.
Take a look at our extensive car rental location map to find the best rental cars near you.
A Mini car rental in Murcia costs C$ 14 per day, on average.
Unless you have plenty of luggage or many people to fit in a car, a compact car is a good decision for various reasons. A smaller car will fit into more parking spaces, which can be hard to find in the city. Additionally, navigating through the roads is also much easier with a compact car, plus it saves on gas costs. As stick shifts are commonly used in Spain, renting an automatic may cost a little more.
In residential areas, the highest speed allowed is 50 km/h (31 mph), though it may be lower around schools or pedestrian areas. Rural two-lane roads permit up to 100 km/h (62 mph), and on freeways drivers can speed up to 120 km/h (74 mph). Speed limit signs are on the right-hand side and must be adhered to at all times.
Prepare to pay around €1.21 per liter ($1.37, or $5.50 per gallon) when renting a car for your time in Murcia. Gas stations are dotted around the city, as well as alongside freeways and usually accept card and cash. Keep in mind that most European countries require you to enter a 4-digit pin when paying with card to verify the transfer.
For a day in Murcia, choose the parking garage next to town hall to avoid long searches for the few on-street parking spaces. On-street parking is marked with a blue line and costs around €0.50 ($0.60). Parking lots are also an option and include the New Capital or Parking Europa.