Canary Islands

Cheap Car Hire in Canary Islands

Arrecife, Lanzarote, Spain
30 Jun — 7 Jul
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Arrecife, Lanzarote, Spain
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What are the car hire prices for popular cities in Canary Islands?

Below are the cheapest cities to hire a car in Canary Islands


£7 - £9

Out of all the popular cities in Canary Islands, Puerto del Rosario is the cheapest city to rent a car in at just £7/day. Renting a car in Puerto del Rosario is 22% cheaper than renting one in Santa Cruz de Tenerife where the per day rate is around £9. Other fairly inexpensive cities in Canary Islands to get a rental car in are: Las Palmas de Gran Canaria (£8/day), Arrecife (£8/day), and Granadilla (£9/day). While these cities typically have cheaper prices than the rest of the country, travelers looking to rent a car in Arrecife should expect to spend around £8/day on their transportation. The most popular city to rent a car in Canary Islands is Arrecife.

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Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in Canary Islands is June. The most expensive time to rent a car is August. 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.

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Car Hire FAQs

What are the requirements to hire a car in the Canary Islands?

Before collecting car hire in the Canary Islands, you will need to bring your passport, driving licence, and a credit card. You won't need an International Driving Permit if your licence is written in the Roman alphabet. To book the Canary Islands car hire, you need to have had your licence for at least one year and be over 18. However, most car hire companies only hire out to people 21 and older. If you are under 25, you will also have to pay an additional young driver fee. Luxury car hire in the Canary Islands and passenger van hire is normally not allowed by drivers under 25. However, if you are under 25, you can hire an economy car in the Canary Islands.

What are the rules for driving in the Canary Islands?

You will drive your Canary Islands car hire on the right-hand side of the road. In urban areas, the speed limit is 31 mph (50 kph); in rural areas, the speed limit is between 55 mph (90 kph) and 62 mph (100 kph), and on the motorways, the speed limit is 74 mph (120 kph). It's illegal to use your mobile phone while driving, and all passengers must wear seatbelts while the vehicle is moving. Children under 12 and babies must be secured in the correct child seat while in the car. The drinking and driving limit in the area is 0.01%. It is always good to check with the local driving/traffic department in the Canary Islands about any possible road rule changes before you arrive in the area.

What type of car is recommended for driving in the Canary Islands?

There is a great selection of car hire options in the Canary Islands. If you are looking for cheap car hire in the Canary Islands, choosing an economy or compact car will usually get you a good deal. Some recommended models include a Smart Forfour or a Volkswagen Polo. An SUV or 4x4 type car is another great option. If you plan on adventuring around the islands, a recommended model of 4x4 includes a Hyundai Tuscan.

What are the best places to park in the Canary Islands?

Finding parking in the Canary Islands is not a problem at all, with many on-street and off-street parking areas. If you would prefer to park in a car park, some recommended car parks in the city centre include Parkplatz Auto Car and Parking El Muelle. Streets in the Canary Islands have paid and unpaid parking, so pay attention to signs to avoid getting fined. If you're in a paid parking area, it can cost between €28 (£25) to €1,5 (£1) an hour.

What is the cheapest hire car found in Canary Islands?

In the past two weeks, Cheapflights users have found many deals under £22/day when booking a car hire in Canary Islands. The absolute best deal a user found was for £10/day from ORLANDO , booked on Jul. 28.

What car rental company is typically the cheapest in Canary Islands?

According to our data, users have found the cheapest deals when booking a car hire in Canary Islands from the following companies over the past two weeks: INTERRENT (£8/day), Goldcar Rental SP (£10/day), and Budget (£13/day).

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

Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, OWNERSCARS (10.0 rating), Leasys Rent (10.0 rating) and Turisprime (10.0 rating) seem to be the best car hire companies in Canary Islands.

What are gas prices like in Canary Islands?

The average price of petrol in Canary Islands is £1.81/litre over the past month, costing you anywhere between £81 and £117 to fill up a car’s fuel tank.

How much does it cost to hire a car in Canary Islands for a week from Top Car Canary?

Top Car Canary offers hire cars in Canary Islands for about £226 per week on average.

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

Hiring your favourite car model can become more difficult the closer you are to your desired travel date. It’s ideal to book early to have that peace of mind. An early booking can save you up to 37% in Canary Islands - we recommend booking at least 90days in advance.

Can I rent a car for a month in Canary Islands?

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

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

The average cost of a car hire in Canary Islands for a month is £967. Check Cheapflights to compare pricing and options for your rental car.

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