Auto Europa Car Rental at Alghero Airport

Hiring a rented car is a popular way to drive between interesting locations in Sardinia, and Auto Europa is one of the main car hire companies at Alghero Airport and is a company well known for their quality vehicles, reasonable rental rates and wide range of additional services.

Auto Europa Alghero Airport is open from Mondays to Saturdays between the hours of 08:00 and 22:50. Customers can also hire a vehicle from Auto Europa online, at Advanced bookings are the best way to ensure that your ideal vehicle is ready and waiting for your arrival at the airport, and online bookings are very convenient from the comfort of your own home.

It is also advised to hire any additional item of equipment needed for your journey in advance, such as a baby car seat or satellite navigation system. These items do come at an extra cost per day, but greatly contribute to the ease, comfort and safety of your holiday or business trip. The GPS units offered by most car hire companies are of very high quality, and come with features such as a choice of languages, continuous road maps, colour touch screens and extensive lists of points of interest. This list is very useful when finding the nearest gas station, restaurant, hotel, shopping centre, pharmacy, tourist attraction, place of business etc.

All vehicles from Auto Europa are divided into various car categories, and are booked by car group, not by their specific makes and models. Economy category vehicles from Auto Europa are very popular amongst many renters, as they are generally affordable and fuel-efficient. They are smaller vehicles, with two or four doors, and seat up to four passengers. The Fiat Panda however, only seats up to three passengers. Two door vehicles include the Fiat 500, while examples of four door vehicles are the Peugeot 207, Fiat Grande Punto and VW Polo. While these smaller cars are great for city driving, they may be a bit cramped for families with more luggage to transport.

Compact vehicles are of a similar size to those in the Economy category, and include the Mercedes A Class, which is an automatic vehicle, the Alfa Romeo 147, Alfa Romeo Mito, Renault Megane Wagon and VW Golf Plus. The Golf is a bit larger, seating up to five people, and the Renault Megane may have a bit more room for luggage, as it is a station wagon.

Larger vehicles seating five or more passengers can be hired from the Mid-size, Standard and Full-size categories. Mid-sized vehicles seating five include the Nissan Primera, Fiat Croma, Fiat Sedici, VW Touran, Renault Scenic, Alfa Romeo 159 Wagon and VW Tiguan. The Nissan Primera and VW Tiguan can have an automatic transmission, which is sometimes preferred by customers who are used to driving an automatic vehicle at home. These vehicles also have more luggage space. The Fiat Ducato can be found in the Standard category, and this is a vehicle ideal for groups of travellers, as it can accommodate up to nine passengers. The Mercedes Viano is another larger sized vehicle offered by Auto Europa, and is found in the Premium category. Full-size vehicles include the Mercedes C Class, BMW 3 Series and Audi A4.

Premium and Luxury vehicles are most suitable choices for business professionals who require a vehicle that is more elegant than the ordinary rented car, perhaps for a prestigious business function. These types of vehicles are also often hired privately, for formal occasions such as weddings. The Audi A6 automatic, BMW 5 Series and Audi Q5 are example vehicles in the Premium category, while the Mercedes E Class and Mercedes SLK Class Convertible are vehicles in the Luxury category.

Auto Europa, at Alghero Airport, requires the primary renter to be at least 21 years of age, and have a valid drivers license. In some cases an International Driving Permit may be required. A major credit card is needed to pay for the rental. Further details are available from Auto Europa’s website, or from their rental counters at Alghero Airport.

From North America, customers can use the telephone number of +1 207 842 2000, or the fax number of +1 207 842 2222. They may also use the toll-free number of 1-888-223-5555. For other areas, customers should consult Auto Europa’s international telephone list found on their website, at
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