Car Hire in Girona Airport (Barcelona)
Ryanair offer a great selection of cheap flights from UK airports to Girona (Gerone) and car hire is often cheap as well. Girona Airport is also known as Costa Brava airport and situated close to Barcelona.
A large proportion of passengers travelling to Girona Airport are travelling with Ryanair, who are also affiliated with Hertz car rental.
When hiring a car in Spain, you often benefit from lower damage excess than similar cars would have in most other European countries. Insurance damage excess is particularly cheap on smaller rental cars, which are already cheap to hire in Spain. For example it is possible to hire a car in Girona Airport with only €300 excess, which must be considered very cheap in case bad luck should strike.
Comparing excess with other southern European countries such as France, Italy and Portugal, Spanish hire car excess is typically only half price in comparison.
Please check prices on Girona/Barcelona Car hire in Cartrawler. You will find damage excess prices by clicking on terms and conditions and then insurance cover.
Hertz hire cars booked through Ryanair typically has far higher excess than the local operators especially on smaller cars. Smallest Hertz/Ryanair hire car excess is priced at €550 May 2011.Furthermore, please note that it is necessary to book your Hertz/Ryanair hire car through Ryanair’s website as prices can differ substantially from Hertz’ own website on two similar cars.
Some other hire car companies are often just as cheap or in some instances cheaper than Ryanair/Hertz. Check price comparison. Outside of holiday season it’s possible to find hire cars for a week in Girona from as little as £60 with unlimited mileage included.