Trieste Airport is also known at Ronchi dei Legionari Airport, or Friuli Venezia Giulia Airport, due it location in north-eastern Italy. The airport is small, handling just over one million passengers per year, but is still considered to be a major local and international gateway to this region of Italy. It is also becoming an increasingly popular destination every year. Trieste Airport’s official code is TRS, and it is found 33 km from the center of Trieste, which is the capital city of Venezia Giulia. The single terminal building at the airport has all the facilities required by its passengers, including a number of quality car hire companies. Avis is available at Trieste Airport, and is a car rental company well known for their service and reasonable rental rates. Avis is in the arrivals area of the terminal building at Trieste Airport.
Avis Car Hire Trieste Airport, is open on Mondays to Fridays from 09:00 to 19:00, and again from 21:00 to 23:00. On Saturdays their rental office is open from 10:00 to 19:00, and from 21:00 to 23:00, while on Sundays they are open from 09:00 to 12:00, and from 14:00 to 19:00. Cars are available directly from the rental counters, or advanced reservations can be made from Avis’ website, www.avis.com. Plenty of information can be found online about their rental procedures and policies, as well as about the vehicle categories available at Trieste Airport. When hiring a vehicle from Avis, customers will select a vehicle category and not a car by its specific make and model. There are also pictures of example vehicles in each category on the website. Extra items can be hired at Avis, such as child safety seats or satellite navigation systems. You should specify the age of your child in order to receive the correct sized seat, as there are seats specifically for smaller babies and larger ones more suitable for older children.
The minimum age required to rent a vehicle at Avis Trieste Airport is 21, and a young driver fee applies to those who are aged between 21 and 25. This is a fee which is added per underage driver, and per day of rental, up until a maximum of ten rental days. There are also additional charges for extra drivers listed on the rental agreement. Younger drivers are also not permitted to hire from certain vehicle categories, and these include car groups H (Full Size), I (Intermediate), J (Economy), L (Premium) and N (Convertible). Various types of insurance is available from Avis if you are not completely covered by your credit card. A major credit card is also required for payment of the rental, and Avis accepts the cards of American Express, Diners Club, Mastercard / Eurocard, Visa and Avis Charge Cards. Debit cards are not accepted at this location. The drivers on the rental contract must present a valid drivers license when collecting the vehicle. In some cases an International Driving Permit may be required as well.
Avis, at Trieste Airport, has a large variety of vehicles for hire. The Fiat Panda 1.2 Dynamic is one of their smaller sized cars in the Economy category, and seats up to four people. In this category, vehicles could have three or five doors, and come with air conditioning and a manual transmission. The New Corsa 1.2 16V, Fiat Grande Punto 1.3 and Nissan Micra 1.2 are also available in the Economy category, and are a bit larger, seating up to five people. The Nissan Micra has a bit more room for luggage, storing two large items and three smaller items, and has an automatic transmission. Economy class vehicles are usually light on fuel and come with good rental prices, and are therefore a popular choice for many renters. Compact vehicles include the Volkswagen Golf 1.9, seating five people.
Intermediate and Full Size vehicles are ideal for average sized families or business renters. The Alfa Romeo 159 1.9 is an example vehicle in the Intermediate category, while the BMW Series 320D Eletta is available from the Full Size category. They are both manually driven vehicles with some space for luggage items. Even larger van-type vehicles can be hired at Avis, such as the Chrysler Grand Voyager 2.8 (ideal for up to seven people), the Ford Galaxy 2.0 9(also seating seven people) and the Nuovo Ducato Panorama 2.3, which is a vehicle seating up to nine passengers. They all have good capacities for luggage, storing five or more large items, and are found in the Mini Van, Full Size Van and Premium Van categories. Estate vehicles also provide good luggage room, and the Ford Focus 1.6 and Volkswagen Passat 1.9 Wagon are examples of these types of vehicles at Avis.
Avis provides for the needs of every customer, and therefore even has a range of Premium vehicles for hire, such as the Mercedes E220 CDI Classic. The 4 Wheel Drive and Convertible categories are additional car groups which may be of interest to those looking for a more unusual vehicle.
Avis offers their clients many services which make the rental process quick and easy. If you like hiring from Avis, you can become an Avis Preferred member, and enjoy priority Avis Preferred counter service, pre-prepared paperwork, your vehicle parked in the most convenient location, or even in a dedicated cabin, and you will be able to easily access all your details online, or use the dedicated call center reservation line. Avis, at Trieste Airport car hire can provide further details on these services, and about the availability of vehicles at this rental location.
Address: Ronchi Dei Legionari Airport
Telephone Number: (39) 0481-777085