A car rental at Málaga Airport is a convenient and relaxing means to navigate flexibly through the city, explore unlimited sites in the province, and take trips along the Costa del Sol municipalities. Moreover, a Málaga Airport car rental will save you the inconvenience of waiting in long lines with other passengers in public transportation. The on-site car rentals at Málaga Airport also feature various car choices, from simple economic cars to high-end luxury cars, guaranteeing that you will find a vehicle that matches your taste and budget.
When booking your rental car at the airport, remember to book flights before reserving a rental vehicle to ensure that you are certain of the pick-up and drop-off timings for your rental vehicle. Please remember to go through the terms and conditions of the car rental at Málaga Airport before confirming your reservation. Once you’ve rented a car, proceed to the parking area designated for car rental agencies pick-up, situated on Levels 0 and -1 of Parking P2.
When returning your rental car to the airport location, start by filling up the gas tank first at a gas station near the airport. It will be considerably less expensive to refill the automobile yourself rather than paying the rental company. Once you approach Málaga Airport, use the left-hand lanes and stay on the look for the "Car Hire" signage. Each vehicle rental business has a desk within the parking lot where you can drop the keys, saving you the hassle of returning them to the office in the terminal. The designated drop-off parking lots are located on Levels -1 and -2 of the P1 parking garage.
Picking up or dropping off a car rental at Málaga Airport can be daunting during peak hours. The airport is busy during these hours, just like the operations in the city. Typically, Málaga experiences heavy traffic in the city center almost always and you don’t want to be caught in the heavy traffic congestion during the rush hour. Heavy traffic jams in Malaga are experienced from 8.30 – 9.30 am 1.30 – 3 pm, and 7 – 9 pm.
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FAQs about renting a car at Malaga Airport
There are various car rental agencies at Málaga Airport offering a wide selection of car models for travelers. If you want to rent a car from one of the airport’s on-site rental agencies, you can find them downstairs near the luggage carousels or upstairs right off Carousel 31. Once you’ve received your car keys, a staff member will notify you of the parking lot floor and the slot your car is on. The transit hub connects both parking lots to Terminal 3.
Hertz & Firefly, Avis & Budget, Record & Go, SIXT, Europcar, and Goldcar are the easiest to use since they are located right within the terminal area. These car rental agencies offer convenient car pick up and save you the inconvenience of delays and traveling with luggage to an offsite location, especially if you have heavy luggage.
You must be at least 21 for a car rental at Málaga Airport. However, surcharges will apply for drivers under the age of 25 and they will not be eligible to select some premium car types. Also, you will have to present a valid driver’s license, a government-issued identification card, and a valid credit or debit card. Note that your driver’s license should be written in the Latin alphabet, or you must provide a certified translation or an International Driver’s License.
On average a rental car at Malaga Airport costs C$ 53 per day.
In the past 72 hours, the cheapest rental cars were found at Delpaso (C$ 11/day), Firefly (C$ 13/day) and Record Go (C$ 13/day).
Car rental companies that offer shuttle or pick-up services from Malaga Airport to off-airport locations include Rhodium, Delpaso, Goldcar Rental SP, NIZACARS , Hertz, Record Go, INTERRENT , Sixt, Alamo, and Centauro.