Bologna

Cheap Car Hire in Bologna

Bologna, Bologna, Italy
14 Jul — 21 Jul
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Bologna, Bologna, Italy
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Bologna Car Hire in 2022

Most popular companySICILYBYCAR
Price of gas per litre£1.86
Average price per day£87
Cheapest price per day£45

What is the cheapest time to rent a car in Bologna?

January

£15

February

£15

March

£26

April

£53

May

£51

June

£69

July

£52

August

£46

September

£46

October

£34

November

£21

December

£26

Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in Bologna is January. The most expensive time to rent a car is June. The cheapest prices for each month are shown above, but prices will vary based on availability, how far out you book your rental car, and of course, car type.

Popular Car Types in Bologna

Top hire agencies in Bologna

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Best Bologna Car Hire Deals Found

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Car Hire FAQs

What are the requirements to hire a car in Bologna?

With car hire in Bologna, you instantly give yourself the independence and freedom to enjoy this Italian city. Car hire in Bologna is available for tourists as young as 18 years old, as long as they have held a driving licence for longer than a year, and as long as you are under 70 years old, you can enjoy cheap car hire in Bologna that will give you a world of new experiences. Mandatory documents for car hire in Bologna include an international driving permit, a passport and a credit card with sufficient funds. If you have booked online, take your booking order along.

What are the rules for driving in Bologna?

Car hire in Bologna is a great solution to your Italian adventures if you follow some basic rules of the road. Rules are easy to understand, with good signage and well-maintained roads in the urban areas and motorways. In Bologna, you will drive on the right-hand side of the road. Once you are used to that, know that horn use is banned when passing through any built-up areas, except for an emergency. Stay buckled up in all seats and be aware that Italy requires children under 1.5 metres in height to be in an infant or booster seat. There are roundabouts in the towns, and when driving your hire car in Bologna, you will have to give way to cars coming from the right. Obey speed limits with your cheap car hire in Bologna; they are usually 50 kph (30 mph) in urban areas, 90-110 kph (56-68 mph) on non-built-up roads and 130 kph (80 mph) on the motorways. Be aware of how much you drink before you drive, as Italy only has a 0.05% blood alcohol limit. It is always best to consult Bologna's motor vehicle authorities to check on recent road law changes.

What type of car is recommended for driving in Bologna?

Bologna car hire offers a wide selection of vehicles. Bologna has maintained its architecture and heritage, and many of the streets are naturally narrow. When driving in the towns, you will find roads where only one vehicle can pass at a time, which is what will make compact, economy car hire in Bologna such a great choice. Much easier on the fuel budget, economy hire or passenger cars can take you around the city and beyond with ease. If you are planning on taking a day trip to some of the surrounding regions, you may want a larger vehicle for extra comfort. Look at an SUV, but keep it small, as mountain roads are also notoriously narrow. Bologna car hire are a great way to explore northern Tuscany, Lombardy and other surrounding areas.

Where are the best places to park in Bologna?

Bologna has what is known as a ZTL in the city centre. This is to reduce traffic flow into the city and prioritise cyclists, pedestrians, scooters and sometimes taxis. It is advised to find a nearby car park, as there is no free parking in the city. Highly rated car parks in the city centre include Car Park Tanari (with a 450 bay capacity and shuttle service), Car Park Multipiano Riva Reno and Piazzo VIII Agosto. Prices vary according to times/duration but average between 13 € (£11) and 18 € (£16) per day.

What is the cheapest hire car found in Bologna?

In the past two weeks, Cheapflights users have found many deals under £72/day when booking a car hire in Bologna. The absolute best deal a user found was for £38/day from Firefly, booked on Jul. 28.

What car rental company is typically the cheapest in Bologna?

According to our data, users have found the cheapest deals when booking a car hire in Bologna from the following companies over the past two weeks: Ecovia (£28/day), NOLEGGIARE (£36/day), and Rental Plus (£65/day).

Which car rental company is considered to be the best in Bologna?

Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, Dollar (8.0 rating), Sixt (7.1 rating) and Avis (1.9 rating) seem to be the best car hire companies in Bologna.

What are gas prices like in Bologna?

The average price of petrol in Bologna is £1.86/litre over the past month, costing you anywhere between £83 and £120 to fill up a car’s fuel tank.

How much does it cost to hire a car in Bologna for a week from SICILY BY CAR ?

SICILY BY CAR is one of the top picks in Bologna. They can have you in a hire car for about £575 per week on average.

How far in advance should I hire a car in Bologna for the best price?

Booking early almost always ensures you have more options of car models to choose from, as well as prices reduced by up to 15% to make it a great deal in Bologna. Try to book at least 90 days prior to when you need the car hire to close on a rate below the average.

Can I rent a car for a month in Bologna?

Yes, hiring a vehicle in Bologna for a month is certainly possible.

How much does it cost to rent a car in Bologna for a month?

Generally, a month-long car rental in Bologna can be found for about £2,466, with the average price for a rental being around £82 a day. Book with Firefly, to take advantage of their cheap prices and pay 92% less compared to the average price of car rentals in Bologna.

How much is a car hire in Bologna for a weekend?

Car hire prices in Bologna are typically £106 for the weekend. On Cheapflights, you’ll be able to find great car hire deals on any type of vehicle. However, consider hiring a Mini to save money on your trip to £106. Our users have found prices for Mini car hire in August to be on average £83 per day.

What car do most people hire in Bologna?

The majority of Cheapflights travellers prefer to hire a Mini (Ford Ka) in Bologna, making it the most popular option.

Small Car Hire in Bologna

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