Auto Europe Car Rental at Naples Capodichino Airport

Naples Airport is one of the main gateways to Southern Italy, and is located approximately 4 miles, or 7 km from the center of Naples.  It is also known as Naples Capodichino Airport, because it lies within the suburbs of Capodichino.  Although not the largest of airports, five and a half million passengers make use of Naples Airport each year, and this number is steadily increasing.  There are two terminal buildings at the airport, of which Terminal 1 is the main terminal, handling most arrival and departure flights.  There are good transportation options at the airport, including a range of car hire companies which rent a wide variety of vehicles to many of the airport’s passengers.  Auto Europa is located at Naples Airport – a car hire company well known for their quality cars and low rental rates.  The rental desks of Auto Europa can be found in the arrivals area of the airport. 

Auto Europa, at Naples Airport, is open from Monday to Sunday between the hours of 07:30 and 23:20.  Vehicles can be hired directly from the rental counters, or in advance, from Auto Europa’s website, at  Booking a vehicle online is often the best way to ensure that your ideal car is ready for your arrival at the airport.  It is also relaxing to know that your transport is arranged and organized in advance of your holiday or business trip.  On Auto Europa’s website, simply select your required pick-up and drop-off location and the dates you would like to rent the vehicle.  Then follow the website’s instructions and you will have your car in no time at all.  The vehicles available at Naples Airport can also be viewed on the website, along with information about the passenger and luggage capacities of the vehicles so that you can select the correct size of vehicle.  Ensure that you also reserve any extra item of equipment needed for your journey, for child safety seats are required by law in Italy, and a satellite navigation system makes traveling in unfamiliar areas so much easier.  Extra items do however cost a bit extra for each day of rental. 

The primary renter at Auto Europa, Naples Airport, is required to be at least 21 years of age, and to have a valid driver’s license.  An International Driving Permit may also be required by foreign renters.  Drivers under the age of 25 pay a higher rental rate than usual, in the form of a ‘young driver’s fee’. This is daily rate applicable to each underage driver listed on the rental contract, up until a maximum of ten rental days.  Younger drivers may also not be permitted to hire certain specialty or larger sized vehicles.  Keep in mind that any additional drivers will need to meet the same requirements as the primary renter.  A major credit card in the name of the primary renter must be presented in order to pay for the rental.  Credit cards generally accepted by car hire companies include American Express, Diners Club, Eurocard / Mastercard and Visa. 

Auto Europa offers their customers a superb range of vehicles to hire, and various car categories from which to choose.  Economy category vehicles are smaller in size compared to those in some of the other car classes, but are a popular choice because they are light on fuel and often come with good rental prices.  They are also always easy to drive, and great for the busy city streets of Naples.  Two door vehicles in this category include the Fiat Panda and Fiat 500, while four door vehicles include the Peugeot 207, Fiat Grande Punto and VW Polo.  All these vehicles, except the Fiat Panda seat up to four passengers.  They don’t however have much space for luggage, and a larger vehicle may be more suitable for longer-distance travels.  Compact vehicles are of a similar size, although the VW Golf Plus in this category can seat up to five people.  All the Compact category vehicles are manually driven except the Mercedes A Class. 

There are many Mid-size vehicles available at Auto Europa which seat up to five people, for example, the Fiat Croma, Fiat Sedici, VW Touran, Alfa Romeo 159 Wagon and VW Tiguan.  The VW Tiguan can have a manual or automatic transmission.  The Nissan Primera is also available as an automatic vehicle. Full-size vehicles include the BMW 3 Series, Alfa GT and Audi A4, with manual transmissions, and the Mercedes C Class with automatic driving power.  Passengers in need of an even larger vehicle could hire from the Standard category at Auto Europa, as the Fiat Ducato is available which can seat up to nine people.  This is an excellent vehicle for a group of travelers. There is even still some space for luggage. 

The Premium category at Auto Europa features vehicles which are more stylish and elegant than those for ordinary rentals, and are ideal for business events and functions.  Example vehicles include the Audi A6, BMW 5 Series, Audi Q5, Mercedes Vito and Mercedes C Class Wagon.  These are all automatic vehicles except the BMW 5 Series.  The Mercedes Vito is another larger sized car, seating up to nine people. 

Auto Europa has over fifty years of experience in the car rental industry, and is a leader in car rental services.  Their rates are competitive, and they strive to offer their customers the best service possible.  Auto Europa also operates over 30,000 three, four and five star hotels in Europe, and offers additional services such as chauffeur and transfer options, prestige and sports car rentals, mobile phone and GPS rentals, and motorhome rentals. 

Further information about the vehicles available at Auto Europa’s Naples Airport rental location is available on their website, at

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