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CAR HIRE at Gran Canaria
Car hire at Gran Canaria airport with Avis, AutoReisen, Enterprise, Eurocar, Goldcar, Hertz, Interrent, Rhodium, Sixt, Thrifty, Top Car all located inside Las Palmas Airport. Each car hire company has good offers each season and is located inside arrivals on the ground floor. Orlando Rent a Car runs a shuttle bus service from the airport to the pick-up location, which departs from outside the terminal.
In the slider below we show some examples of daily car hire prices with the best car rental companies at Gran Canaria Airport. The daily car rental prices are based on hiring a car in Winter (peak season) for a period of 14 days. Use the Search box above to find the best rates for car hire from the airport. If you want to pick up a car at Gran Canaria Las Palmas Airport in 2022, it’s considerably better to book ahead of time online. This allows you to read the fine print for hidden extras without being pressured by a salesperson.
It is good to remember that prices can differ greatly for car hire at Gran Canaria Airport depending on the type of car, the fuel policy, and the season you book.
Be aware that any extras that you choose such as GPS, additional drivers, child seats, and WiFi will normally be added to the daily cost and can make the total price increase considerably.
Choosing car hire at Gran Canaria Airport
Car hire at Gran Canaria Airport can be one of the best options to explore, enjoy, and discover the island of Gran Canaria. Below is a comprehensive guide to getting the best low-cost offers on your car hire from Las Palmas airport.
What type of car should I hire? That largely depends on how many of you are traveling together, whether you’re traveling with luggage, your budget, and where you plan to visit in Gran Canaria. If you simply have hand luggage and are traveling with a small group, cars like the Fiat 500, Peugeot 108, or Toyota Aygo may be the best option.
Nearly all of the major car hire companies that operate out of Gran Canaria Airport have put in place strict guidelines to prevent the spread of Covid-19. Safety for their customers is paramount and so stringent health and safety procedures have been introduced. It is more important than ever to plan your car hire and pre-book before you arrive at the airport. This is so that there is less contact as possible. Some operators provide a Key’n Go Pack.
When you get to your car at the parking bay you will have the peace of mind that it has been thoroughly cleaned. Special attention is given to the passenger and drivers area. Once cleaned the car is locked and sealed with a sticker. Returning your car is a simple and hassle-free process. Just park the car in the specified car park area and drop the car keys in the Key Box located in that area.
When to book your Gran Canaria car hire
It will usually take about 60 seconds to find the best rates for car hire at Gran Canaria Airport. Book your car hire online in advance as you will guarantee the best possible prices along with discounted early bird rates. Compare a range of cars and prices between many rental companies using price comparison to have peace of mind you’re getting the best deal.
It is also good to remember, “If it seems too good to be true, then it usually is”. This applies when it comes to booking car hire. It’s important to read of the terms and conditions. Chances are there’s a clause in the small print that says you agree to pay excessive rates for petrol or the likes.
On arrival At Gran Canaria Airport
Car hire rental desks are not open 24/7 at the airport. Remember to check what time you are arriving at LPA airport. Most car hire companies charge an out of hours fee, this is usually after 11pm and before 7am.
Keep in mind that car rental prices are higher when you book on the same day compared to pre-booking ahead of time. So try to plan ahead and save money.
Gran Canaria Car Hire Fuel Policies
Check the car hire company’s fuel policy. There are many different fuel policies out there. At the time of booking select your fuel policy.
Your hire car will be supplied with a full tank of fuel. You should return it with a full tank of fuel. Again, they will charge you at the rental desk a higher rate per litre than you would have paid at a local fuel station. A fuel deposit is usually taken. If you return the car full and do not need any fuel to top up, then your deposit will be refunded. Choose your fuel policy wisely as this will, in the long run save you money. What may initially seem like the cheapest option does not work out that way. Generally Full to Full works out the cheapest as this option.
The car upon collection will have a full tank of fuel in it and you should endeavor to return it empty. The advantage of Full to Empty policy not having to worry about filling up as soon as you leave the airport. You need to return the car with an empty tank as you will NOT get a refund for any fuel in the tank. This fuel policy may not be the best for you if you only intend to use the car occasionally.
Your hire car will have a full tank of petrol when you pick it up from Las Palmas Airport and you’ll have to pay the full cost for it. Again, the car hire company sets the price of fuel. When you return the car, the cost of the remaining fuel will be calculated and refunded to your card, minus an admin fee according to the rental contract.
Near Gran Canaria Airport
Airport service stations are never the cheapest. So you’re better off filling up at one of these service stations close to the airport instead:
Estación de servicio Cepsa
Aeropuerto De Gando, Lado Aire, 35230 Telde, Las Palmas, Spain This is the closest to the terminal building approx 400m South.
There are other petrol stations near Gran Canaria Airport
El Paso 2000 service station right near the airport just on the GC-191/Av. De Carlos V which is off of Junction 18 and again slightly south of the airport.
Collecting your car at Gran Canaria
When it’s time to collect your car from Gran Canaria Airport, have your passport, credit card, driving license and booking confirmation (if you booked in advance) handy to speed things up. If you’re from the UK, you’ll also need to obtain a code from the DVLA and show it at the rental desk.
Driving in Gran Canaria
- LPA Arrivals Hall
- Url: https://www.sixt.co.uk/car-hire/spain/gran-canaria/gran-canaria-ap/#/
- E-mail: [email protected]
- Sixt Bookings: 871 180 192
- Sixt Customer Service: 871 180 192
Enterprise, Alamo, National
- LPA Arrivals Hall
- Url: https://www.enterprise.es
- Enterprise Bookings: 928 579 378
Hertz – Thrifty
- LPA Arrivals Hall
- Url: https://www.hertz.es
- Hertz Bookings: 928 57 95 77
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