Brindisi Airport is also commonly referred to as Aeroporto del Salento, or Brindisi Papola Casale Airport, due to its location in these areas. It is only two or three kilometers from the city of Brindisi, in southern Italy, and also located in the Puglia region. The airport consists of one terminal building that handles approximately one million passengers per year, and has various facilities for arriving and departing passengers. There is a number quality car hire companies with rental desks within the terminal building, and offering a private transport solution for many people who want to explore this area. Avis is one of these companies at Brindisi Airport – a company popular for their low rental rates and quality vehicles. Avis can be found in the arrival hall of the airport.
Avis Brindisi Airport is open every day of the week from 09:30 to 12:00, and again from 15:00 to 18:00. Avis customers may also book their vehicles in advance of their departure flight to Brindisi Airport, on Avis’ website, www.avis.com. The majority of people nowadays has access to the Internet, and find that hiring a car online is the easiest and most convenient way to organize their travel arrangements. It also adds peace of mind to your journey knowing that your ideal car is ready and waiting for your arrival at the airport. All the information you need is available on Avis’ website, such as the different vehicle categories at Brindisi Airport, details for example vehicles in each category, and everything you need to know about Avis’ rental procedures and policies. You can even reserve additional items of equipment for your car, such as a child safety seat or satellite navigation system. Both of these items do add an extra cost to your rental price for each day they are needed, but they are worth the few extra Euros, for they greatly contribute to a safer and less-stressful driving experience.
There are certain terms and conditions at Avis, Brindisi Airport, which need to be understood. The minimum age to rent at this location is 21, and all primary renters between the ages of 21 and 25 will be considered as ‘underage’ drivers. Underage renters will need to pay a ‘young driver fee’ per day of rental, up until a maximum of ten rental days. This fee will also apply to any other ‘younger’ drivers registered on the rental contract. Drivers of this age group are also not permitted to hire from the categories of H (Full Size), I (Intermediate), J (Economy), L (Premium) and N (Convertible).
All primary and additional drivers must present a valid drivers license at the time of collection, and the driver in his/her country of residence must have held this license for at least one year prior to the rental date. An International Driving Permit may also be required for foreign renters. Various insurances are available from Avis. Collision Damage Waiver is optional, but Theft Protection is mandatory. A major credit card in the name of the primary renter is needed to pay for the rental. Avis accepts the cards of American Express, Diners Club, Eurocard / MasterCard, Visa and Avis Charge Cards.
In the Economy category at Avis Brindisi Airport, the Fiat Panda 1.2 Dynamic, New Corsa 1.2 16V Enjoy, Fiat Grande Punto 1.3 and Nissan Micra 1.2 are example vehicles. Cars such as the Nissan Micra have an automatic transmission, while the others are all manually driven vehicles. Most of the cars can seat five people, come with air conditioning and have space for an item or two of luggage. The Fiat Panda however, is a little smaller. Economy vehicles are generally fuel-efficient and are available at affordable rental rates. Compact vehicles are of a similar size, and feature the Volkswagen Golf 1.9 as an example vehicle.
Slightly larger vehicles are available from the Intermediate and Full Size vehicle categories. Intermediate vehicles such as the Mercedes Classe A180 have an automatic transmission, while the Alfa Romeo 159 1.9 in this category has a manual transmission. Full Size vehicles include the BMW Series 320D Eletta, which is a very smart vehicle ideal for families or business renters. Business renters may also be interested in the Premium category at Avis, as these vehicles are more elegant and stylish than ordinary rented cars, for example, the Mercedes E220 CDI Classic.
Avis even caters for larger families that need extra space or groups of travelers who would like to hire one large vehicle. The Chrysler Grand Voyager 2.8 and Ford Galaxy 2.0 seat up to seven people, while the Nuovo Ducato Panorama 2.3 seats up to nine passengers. These vehicles have a large space for luggage as well, storing five or more items. Estate vehicles also have more space for luggage, such as the Volkswagen Passat 1.9 Wagon in the Intermediate Wagon category.
For even more benefits of being an Avis customer, you can become an Avis Preferred member. This membership is free, and available for all customers 23 years of age or older. As an Avis Preferred member, you will enjoy priority service at the Avis Preferred counters, pre-prepared paperwork, and Avis will park your vehicle in the most convenient location. Avis may even leave the keys in the vehicle so that you can bypass the rental counters. Contact Avis, at Brindisi Airport, for further information, or visit Avis’ website at www.avis.com.
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