Almeria Airport Car Hire
Almeria is located in the South-East of Spain on the coastline. The airport can get particularly busy within the Summer months as tourists tend to use the airport to explore the region of Andalusia.
Where are the car hire desks at Almeria Airport?
The location of your car hire desk at Almeria Airport is entirely dependent on whether you have booked with a company that has a desk on the airport grounds or off-site. The most important, and first, thing to do is to check your rental documents as these will tell you exactly where you need to head to pick up your car keys.
If the company you have booked with is one of those that are on the grounds at Almeria Airport, then they will be located in the terminal building in close proximity to the Arrivals Hall exit.
On the other hand, if your car rental company is not on the grounds of the airport, follow the instructions on your rental documents, as these will give you the most direct and clear instructions. Often, firms off-site have a shuttle service between the airport and rental office. Alternatively they may
Where can I collect/drop off the car at Almeria Airport?
The on airport car hire firms collection and drop off points are easily located. You will be able to pick up your vehicle from the car park close to the terminal building. For most companies, you will also be required to drop your car back to this same car park.
If you are with an off-site supplier then you will pick your vehicle up from the location of the office. Many have car parks directly next to the desk with their cars in. When it comes to returning the car, either drive it back to the company's office where you collected it or follow the instructions given to you by the staff at the rental desk when you picked it up. Alternatively, the rental firm may meet you either as you exit the arrivals hall, or in the car park with is located opposite the airport building and escort you to your vehicle.
Almeria Airport Top Tips
- Almeria Airport is not the largest and therefore queues at the car hire desks can build up quickly, especially when more than one flight lands at similar times. You may find it more efficient to send the driver in the party to the car hire desk to get into the queue whilst the rest of the group wait for the luggage at baggage reclaim. The in terminal desks face both into the baggage reclaim area, and onto the public area making this particularly easy.
- There are very few shops at Almeria Airport, so do not leave your souvenir shopping until the last minute!
Find Car Hire at Almeria at the Best Prices
Do compare car hire rates at Almeria Airport through Clarify Car Hire - it will take seconds using when you pop your details in on this page.
Book Early to get the Car you want at Almeria Airport
There are a limited number of cars available from Almeria, and we have found that they can sell out early. We highly recommend booking as soon as your flight is confirmed. Do not wait until late in the day, but reserve your car using a service such as Clarify where you only pay a small deposit today - but can secure a rental car months ahead of your pick up date. That way you can rest in the knowledge that you will not be in a position where you are either paying a sky high rate or - in the worst case scenario - cannot find a rental car for your dates at all.
Reserve your Almeria Car Hire online
If you use our online reservation service you can compare rates in the comfort of your own home and choose your car with care. The alternative of booking at Almeria Airport is not recommended - not only will cost a great deal more but think through how you can compare rates between desks without queuing for a considerable time at a series of different desks!
Debit Card Car Hire is available
You do not need a credit card to make a reservation at Almeria. We have negotiated special deals which offer debit card car hire. Visit this page Debit Card Car Hire at Almeria Airport to rent a car as we preselect just the deals that allow to hire without a credit card on that page. Remember that whatever card you use the cardholder must be the lead driver - a second person cannot be the cardholder. Any security deposit required will be held on the card, either as a preauthorisation (if a credit card) or may be debited (if a debit card).
Consider taking full cover from your hire firm
If you take full or premium cover from your hire firm you will see that the excess you are responsible for will be far lower, and that in many cases the security deposit required will be lower. Be aware though that not all damage is included (tyres, glass, underbody and roof are common exclusions). These can be covered by a top up policy offered by Clarify when reserving your car.
All our Almeria Airport Rental Cars include all the Required Insurances
When you rent from Clarify Car Hire you can relax in the knowledge that all required insurances are included and you do not need to pay a penny more to drive off. We automatically include any younger or older driver fees if they apply. You can of course accept extras from the car rental company. These will add to your bill but can for example include additional drivers, satellite navigation, extra insurance of personal accident insurance.
All cars we offer are on a same to same basis - so no prepaid fuel packages from us (these tend to be poor value). In most cases this means that the car is supplied with a full tank of fuel and you need to return it full. As you leave Almeria Airport watch out for the best petrol station to use when you are returning the car.
Remember the 24 hour clock when booking
Car hire prices are calculated on a 24 hour basis - it can be worth forgoing an hour of your holiday and returning to Almeria Airport slightly early if this can save you a full days hire
Fines and Penalties
Spain are very hot on speeding and parking fines - avoid them! You will not only have to pay the fine, but also a handling fee from the car hire firm which can easily add another €60. Watch out for speed camera signs in particular, especially when on motorways (they are often at the exit from road tunnels)
Almeria Airport Links
Plaza De La Estacion, S N
Enterprise Car Hire are the business branch of the Alamo and Enterprise brand. They offer high quality customer service and a reasonable range of newer vehicles for a slightly more premium price than Alamo. Enterprise Car Hire often operate from inside airport terminals making it convenient for customers to reach the hire desks.
Please contact local branch to arrange for someone to meet you at the pick-up point. To access the pickup point, exit the terminal through the main door. Once outside, turn left and walk along the sidewalk 200 meters until you reach the AENA information point. Our office will coordinate the pickup from this point before your arrival.
Almería International Airport
Almería Airport, Carretera Níjar, Almería
CARRETERA DE NIJAR KM 9
Europcar are the leading car rental operation in Spain and they offer a full range of premium cars at their locations. This combination makes them the ideal partner for the discerning car hirer looking for a quality brand and first class service.
Bulevar De Manuel Aguila Ortega S/n
Green Motion Car Rental is a mid-range hire company offering their customers both leisure and business opportunities to experience good value and environmentally-friendly car rentals. Enjoy the lower emissions vehicles they provide all over the world including in Spain.
Green Motion Almeria Airport is a shuttle service. Once you have arrived at Almeria airport please collect your luggage and call +34645551830. A Green Motion shuttle bus will be waiting for you outside the terminal building.