Maggiore offers passengers at Catania Airport a comprehensive range of car hire options. At the airport, the car rental counters can be conveniently found in the Arrivals area. Catania Airport consists of a single, double storey terminal building, with the Arrivals area on the ground floor and the Departures area on the first floor. Maggiore, at Catania Airport, is open every day of the week from 08:00 to 23:59.
Maggiore has a wide location network covering 100 cities, with over 170 agencies in all the major airports and railway stations. Maggiore is represented by their national partners of National Car Rental and Alamo in 83 countries.
Passengers at Catania Airport can make their ideal vehicle selection from eight different car categories, ranging from small and practical vehicles in the Citycar category, to larger vehicles perfect for families and groups of friends traveling together, in the Minivan category. Economy vehicles are available, and they are ideal for zipping around the city, or for short outings to areas surrounding Catania. Vehicles in the Compact category offer a comfortable and pleasant driving experience at excellent rental rates. A bit more interior space is offered by cars in the Intermediate category, and they also feature wide luggage racks. Full Size vehicles are a good combination of high engine performance and versatility, while Premium vehicles offer a touch of style, elegance and class. Off-road driving capabilities can be found by vehicles in the Sport Utility category.
Citycars are divided into two groups. In the NBMR group, examples of vehicles include the Fiat 500 1.2 Lounge and the Fiat 500 1.2 Sport. These vehicles have three doors and can seat four occupants. They also have air conditioning and a CD player. The second group includes vehicles with three or five doors, and examples of these are the Fiat Panda 1.2, Fiat Panda 1.3 Mit, Nissan Micra 1.2 and Lancia Ypsilon 1.2. Compact vehicles are often a popular type of vehicle to rent, and they include vehicles such as the Fiat Bravo 1.6 MJT, Alfa 147 1.9 JTD, Volkswagen Golf 1.6, Renault Mégane 1.5 DCI and the Lancia Musa 1.3 MJT. Economy vehicles are perfect for moving around the city, and they feature five doors and enough space for five occupants. They have air conditioning and a CD player. Popular varieties in the Economy class include the Fiat Grande Punto 1.2, Fiat Fiorino Qubo 1.3 MJT, Fiat Punto EVO 1.2 and the Renault Clio 1.
Larger cars can be found in the Intermediate category, seating up to seven people (Nuovo fiat Doblò 2.0 MJT), or up to five people (Lancia Delta 1.6 MJT and Alfa 159 1.9 JTD). Premium vehicles include the Audi A6 2.7 TDI Multitronic Advanced and the Volvo S80 2.4 Automatic.
With Maggiore, at Catania Airport, drivers will never get lost. The MIO navigation system makes reaching your destination an easy task. The navigation system has continuous road maps, and consistently provides updates on a variety of relevant driving information. It also includes an extensive list of points of interest, such as hotels, restaurants, gas stations, and even pharmacies.
In case of an accident or emergency, Maggiore provides a Road Assistance Service, which is available 24 hours a day. If you are involved in an accident, Maggiore advises you to stay at your location and wait for the emergency arrival. A form called C.A.I must be filled in, and this form is inside your rental vehicle. The C.A.I form, together with other documents, must be sent to any Maggiore agency within 24 hours of the accident. The Road Assistance Service will authorize an alternative means of transport in order to reach the nearest Maggiore agency, and once you have handed in the receipt issued by the Road Assistant staff, you will be given a replacement vehicle with which to continue your journey.
If a warning light switches on in the rented vehicle, clients should immediately stop the vehicle and contact the nearest Maggiore location.
More information on rental procedures and policies can be found at Maggiore’s website, www.maggiore.com, or by contacting them at Catania Airport.
Telephone Number: 095 340594
Fax Number: 095/7 232973