Naples Airport is considered to be one of the main gateways to Southern Italy, serving five and a half million passengers per year. It is located in the Suburbs of Capodichino, and therefore also well known as Naples Capodichino Airport, only 4 miles from the center of Naples. The majority of flights from the airport are to other European destinations, but there are a few long-haul flights as well. Many passengers arriving at Naples Airport hire a car for their transport needs from one of the car hire companies at the airport. Maggiore is one of these companies, and they are popular for their quality vehicles and competitive rental prices. Maggiore is a well known car rental company at many airports in Italy.
Maggiore Car Hire Naples Airport, is open every day of the week from 07:30 to 23:30. Although customers can hire a vehicle directly from their rental counters at the airport, it is recommended to make an advanced booking to ensure your ideal car is ready and waiting for your arrival. Advanced reservations can be made from Maggiore’s website, at www.maggiore.com. Their website displays all the vehicle categories available at Naples Airport, as well as pictures of example vehicles in each car category. There are eight categories from which to choose, all containing vehicles of various shapes and sizes. It is also recommended to reserve any extra pieces of equipment you will need for your journey, such as a child car seat or satellite navigation system. Maggiore’s MIO GPS Navigator will help you find any destination safely and easily. It features continuous maps and the latest speed camera information. It also comes pre-programmed with an extensive list of points of interest, including the whereabouts of gas stations, restaurants, hotels, pharmacies, shopping centers etc.
The primary renter at Maggiore is required to be at least 21 years of age. He/she should have a valid driver’s license, and may need an International Driving Permit if from a foreign country. Similar to other rental companies, Maggiore may charge a higher rate for drivers under the age of 25, in the form of a ‘young driver’s fee’. This is a rate applicable to each day of rental, and each underage driver listed on the rental agreement, up until a maximum of ten rental days. Younger drivers may also not be permitted to hire certain specialty or larger sized vehicles. A major credit card in the name of the primary renter is required for payment of the rental. Credit cards usually accepted by rental companies include American Express, Diners Club, Mastercard / Eurocard and Visa.
One of the eight vehicle categories is the Citycar, which contains small and practical sized vehicles ideal for city driving. They generally seat up to four people, but don’t have much room for luggage. Their rental prices are usually reasonable and they are fuel efficient. Vehicles in this category include the Fiat 500 1.2 Lounge and Fiat 500 1.2 Sport. Vehicles with five doors include the Fiat Panda 1.2, Nissan Micra 1.2 and Lancia Ypsilon 1.2 (3 porte). Compact vehicles are a bit larger, seating up to five people. They also have five doors, air conditioning and a manual transmission. Example vehicles include the Fiat Bravo 1.6 MJT, Alfa 147 1.9 JTD, Volkswagen Golf 1.6 and Renault Megane 1.5 DCI. The Lancia Musa 1.3 MJT is also a popular vehicle in this category.
There are some nice larger sized vehicles available for hire in the Intermediate category, such as the Nuovo Fiat Doblò 2.0 MJT, seating seven people. The intermediate range at Maggiore offers cars with good interior spaces and wide luggage racks, which ensures that your journey is comfortable and safe. Premium cars include the Audi A6 2.7 TDI Multitronic Advanced, Volvo S80 2.4 Automatic and Audi A6 Avant 2.7 TDI. These cars are ideal for those who like their vehicle to have a bit more style, elegance and class when compared to the ordinary rented vehicle. They are the perfect choice for a prestigious business function or formal private occasion.
Within the vehicle categories mentioned above there are estate type vehicles available. Compact station wagons include the Volkswagen Golf Variant 1.9 TDI and the Opel Astra SW 1.7 CDTI, while the Volvo V50 2.0 D and Volkswagen Passat Variant 1.9 TDI are Intermediate Wagon vehicles. Maggiore caters for all requirements, even larger families and groups of travelers who need more spacious vehicles. The Fiat Ulysse 2.0 JTD seats up to seven people and the Fiat Ducato 30 Panorama 2.3 Multijet seats up to nine passengers, and they can be hired from the Minivan category.
In case of an emergency, Maggiore provides 24 hour roadside assistance. Should you unfortunately be involved in an accident with your rented car, Maggiore advises you to stay at your location and wait for the emergency personnel to arrive. A C.A.I form must be completed and sent to any Maggiore agency together with other necessary documents within 24 hours of the accident. Transport will be provided for you to return to the nearest Maggiore agency if no further medical attention is needed. Maggiore will then supply a replacement vehicle with which you can continue your journey.
If you are interested in renting a vehicle from Maggiore, you can contact them directly at their Naples Airport rental location, or view their website, at www.maggiore.com.
Address: Aeroporto Capodichino
Telephone Number: 081 7803011
Fax Number: 5991233
Email Address: Napoli.NAC@MAGGIORERENT.IT