Car rental companies Girona-Costa Brava Airport
Girona Airport – GRO is one of the main gateways to the Spanish Costa Brava region, hence the official name ‘Girona-Costa Brava’. Although some airlines market it as ‘Barcelona-Girona Airport’, the distance to Barcelona is considerable – nearly 60 miles. The airport, situated approximately 8 miles of the Girona city (or Gerona), in north-eastern Spain, is also used frequently by travellers heading to the ski resorts of the Pyrenees, in Spain, France or Andorra.
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If Girona is not your final destination, you will find it easy to rent a car at the airport for your further journey. Car rental services at Girona Airport are offered by a variety of rent-a-car providers, operating directly at the airport or offering a free shuttle bus to their rental locations, usually in a short distance from the terminal. If you are using Cartrawler search engine to book Girona Airport car rental online, find in the offer’s description the information about whether the car hire provider is based at the airport or not.
Major Girona Airport rent-a-car companies are:
Alamo Car Rental office at Girona Airport is open 7 days a week. Opening times vary between the seasons.
The desk of Avis, one of the most recognizable rent-a-car branches are located in the purpose build facility in front of Girona Airport terminal (across the main access road). Operation times in the low season: Mon-Sun, from 08:30 AM–01:30 PM and 04:00 PM–09:00PM. In the high season Avis office is open at extended hours. Keydrop box is available for customers returning the cars after hours.
The low-cost operation of Avis shares rental location with its counterpart from the Avis-Budget Group.
Enterprise Rent A Car
The American car rental company aggressively conquering rent-a-car markets in Southern Europe (in Spain through cooperation with the national brand, Atesa Car Rental) is present at Girona Airport and Girona railway station (Estación Ave).
Car rental stations of Europcar Spain can be found in all major key locations for transport and Girona Airport is not an exception. Europcar office at Girona-Costa Brava Airport is usually open between 08.00 AM and 00:00 PM. During low and shoulder season a mid-day break is common. When searching for car rental offers in Cartrawler search engine, make sure to introduce the exact pick-up and drop-off times, in order to get the most accurate results.
The cheapest rental cars in Girona are often supplied by low-cost brands, such as Firefly (owned by Hertz) which targets leisure travellers. Firefly services in Gerona Airport are available 7 days a week, between 08:00 AM and 01:00 AM. Customers returning the cars after hours may use the key drop-off box.
The Spanish car rental brand Goldcar is very widely spread in Spain, operating also in Portugal, Italy, Greece and Morocco. Girona Airport branch is one of the 42 Goldcar offices in Spain alone. The working hours are typically 01:00 AM–06:00 AM (there may be variations in low/high season).
Although listed as a Girona Airport car rental company, Hertz is not supplying cars in this location in 2016 summer season.
Interrent Girona-Costa Brava
Another of Europcar’s low-cost brands, Interrent operates from the office located directly in the terminal. Interrent Girona Airport working hours. Mon-Sun, 10:00 AM to 10:00 PM.
Rhodium Car Rental
A part of Goldcar Group, a fairly new car rental company Rhodium, distinguishable by its purple logo, is quickly expanding its network of rental locations in Spain. Read ‘Rental conditions’ carefully before booking the car. Limited mileage and ‘pick-up full/drop-off empty’ fuel policy are common with Rhodium, much like with Goldcar.
Sol-Mar Girona Airport
A Spanish car rental company, present in many popular tourist destinations in southern Spain, has an office in front of Girona Airport (next to Avis and Budget). Solmar’s office is accessible via courtesy shuttle bus.