Easter in Tenerife - cheap car hire for Easter break in the Canary Islands
Tenerife, the largest of the Spanish Canary Islands, is a popular beach resort for tourists from northern Europe, amongst them holidaymakers from the UK.
Located in the Atlantic Ocean, off the coast of north-western Africa, Tenerife can be reached by plane from the UK in just about 4 hours. Low-cost airlines Easyjet, Ryanair, Jet2 and Monarch Airlines, as well as the charter Thomson Airways and Thomas Cook Airlines are some of the carriers providing year-round and seasonal flights from different UK airports to Tenerife. The departures are available from London, Bristol, Leeds/Bradford, Birmingham and Manchester, amongst other British cities.
VW Polo, Opel Corsa or similar models in economy class are a popular choice for holiday car hire in Tenerife.
With the splendid climate of the Canary Islands, Tenerife can be visited at different times of the year. Widely accessible Tenerife car rental services allow explore the island thoroughly, even during a short stay. Find out what are your options for Tenerife car hire during Easter break.
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Tenerife car hire locations
A large proportion of all car rentals in Tenerife occurs at the island’s two airports.
As a tourist from the UK you are most likely to arrive at Tenerife South Airport (or Tenerife South Reina Sofia Airport - TFS), located on the southern coast of Tenerife.
The other, smaller airport, known as Tenerife North - TFS handles primarily domestic flights from continental Spain. Car hire is also available here.
Tenerife car rental stations can also be found in the island’s capital, Santa Cruz, as well as in other places of interest for tourists, such as Costa Adeje.
Internet search engine Cartrawler on find-cheap-car-hire.co.uk is a useful tool allowing you to get quotes for Tenerife car hire in different locations across the island. Start typing ‘Tenerife’ in the pick-up field in the search engine and choose one of the locations from the list provided.
See a rough guide to Tenerife: