Car Rental Malaga Airport

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Car Rental Malaga Airport | Rent a car Malaga

A cosmopolitan city on the Costa del Sol and birthplace of Pablo Picasso. With the 2nd biggest port of Spain, recently modernised, it is now also a place for a day’s shopping.
There are many things you can do here like golf (lessons), theatre, flamenco, restaurants, tapas bars etc… A good way to explore the surroundings is by renting a cheap car. 

Malaga Airport Car RentalMalaga is one of the most popular destinations for tourists taking holidays in Spain.  Part of the Costa del Sol, it has features such as amazing beaches, shops and a lively nightlife.  It is also a great place to take the family and exploring further afield is possible with car rental.

In Malaga itself, the Bay is a tourist hotspot.  Many people choose to go on one of the boat trips and which head towards the Benalmadena Marina.  These are popular with water sports enthusiasts as there are facilities there for water skiing and scuba diving.  In addition, kids will love the Sea Life Aquarium.

Those who want to experience a more traditional side of Malaga life can visit the Pasaje de Chinitas.  This is an historic part of the town where there were open air dance and music displays held.  Alternatively there is the Plaza de la Constitucion.  This was constructed in the 16th century and is often the location for festivals and shows.  It can be found in the Old Town district of Malaga.

Car hire is often the best solution for those who want to visit other towns in the region.  Marbella is something of a Mecca for tourists as many want to spend time celebrity spotting.  There are some great beaches and it is a great place for doing a little shopping, particularly if you want to pick up a designer bargain or two.  The city of Granada is another great place for a family day out.  The Alhambra is a fortress which dates back to the 13th century and it is one of the town’s most dominating features.  The ancient walls and baths of the city are thought to be at least a thousand years old and history enthusiasts will find plenty to keep them occupied here.

For those who want an adventure style holiday while they are in the Malaga area, the town of Benahavis could be the answer.  As well as the usual tourist attractions, visitors can take part in a variety of outdoor activities including hunting, golf and trekking.  For a more sedate family day out, make the most of Malaga car rental to head out of the city to Mijas Pueblo.  The village is fairly quiet and is home to an interesting museum as well as craft shops, where visitors can buy a few locally-made gifts.

In Malaga, car hire is the perfect solution for visiting all those places that you do not want to miss.  Transporting a family around is so much easier when not having to rely on public transport and arriving at a destination in style and comfort makes it all worthwhile.          

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Car rental tips for Malaga Airport

Public transportation

At Malaga Airport are several ways to get to and from the airport. Check the corresponding time table for the departure times of the buses and trains. Another option is to go by taxi which will be more expensive but more direct.

Minimum age to rent a car in Malaga

To drive in Malaga you need to be at least 21 years old with a minimum of one year’s driving experience, however a young drivers fee may apply for drivers below 25 years. Please check the detailed rental terms for the extra young drivers fee.


When traveling to Malag we advise to carry some Euros to avoid any unwanted surprises. At many airports there are Money Exchange offices in order to change your local currency.

Time zone

The local time code for Malaga is CEST.


When traveling to Malaga make sure to check the local weather conditions in order to avoid any unpleasant surprises.


Malaga has approximately 569,130 inhabitants.


Where to go with my rental car

When renting a car, you are free to drive wherever you want as long as you keep to the local traffic rules which can be different that you are used to. Always keep to the maximum speed limit and be a responsible driver. Watch out if you want to cross the border into another country as there might be restrictions and/or extra fee's to be paid. If you want to take the car on a ferry, please always check with the local car rental agent if this is allowed as not all car rental companies allow it or extra fees might be applicable.

Toll roads in Malaga Airport

In many cities and countries you have toll roads, most toll roads you can pay with cash or with your credit card, however some car rental companies offer electronic toll devices, depending on the car rental agent the price this toll device is included in the rental price or not, in the detailed terms of each car rental agent you can find this information. The electronic toll device allows automatic payments of all fees due for passing through any electronic toll barrier, when you arrive at the car rental desk you can activate this toll device and the toll expenses will be automatically paid in your credit card.

Travel restrictions in Malaga Airport for my car rental

You are not allowed to drive your rental car in prohibited areas, or driving on ice, unbridged rivers and streams, foreshores and other off-road terrains. Please ask the local car rental company for any possible restrictions.

Age requirements to rent a car in Malaga Airport

Most car rental agents allow you to rent a car when you are 21, however a young drivers fees will be applicable up to 24 years and normally with 21 years you can only rent mini to compact categories. Maximum age to rent a car is 75 years but this depends on car rental agent. We advise you, to check the detailed terms and conditions of each car rental agent. 

Renting a car with more than 1 driver

A rental car can only be driven by the main driver but there is a possibility to add an additional driver which mostly has an extra fee. You can find out how much it is by checking the detailed terms and conditions. The extra driver will need to be present at the local rental office when picking up the car to show his/her driver license. Some restrictions may apply. Please check the detailed terms and conditions for this information.

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Facts about car rental in Malaga Airport

  • Last month, the average car rental length at Malaga Airport was 16 days.
  • The average rental car length at Malaga Airport is 8 days.
  • The most booked rental car type currently at Malaga Airport is COMPACT cars.
  • Last year, the most booked rental car type at Malaga Airport were ECONOMY cars.
  • How much does it cost to rent a car at Malaga Airport? Last month, the average car rental price was 232 USD.
  • Last year, how much did it cost to rent a car at Malaga Airport? Last year, the average car rental price was 225 USD.
  • What is the current average daily price to rent a at Malaga Airport? Last month, the average rental price was 14 USD per day.
  • How much did it cost to rent a car at Malaga Airport over the past 12 months? Last Year, the average rental price was 29 USD per day.
  • The car rental companies available at Malaga Airport are: Alamo, goldcar, National, Enterprise, Interrent, OK Mobility, Marbella Rent a Car.

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Malaga Airport Rental Car Reviews
See below last 5 customer reviews. Our customers rated Malaga Car Rental with an average of 9.50 based on 4 ratings.

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Mr Cornelis

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February 08, 2017


What You See Is What You Get!

No hidden prices.

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Mrs Catharina

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December 15, 2016



Always good to rent with this company

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Mr Jorn

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April 26, 2016


Always Good Service

Very easy to rent, good service.

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Mr Keijo

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January 29, 2016


From Finland

Everything works