Book Alamo car hires at Barcelona-El Prat Airport

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Alamo car hire prices at Barcelona-El Prat Airport

Full-size SUV$70/day
Passenger van$105/day
Compact SUV$53/day
Standard SUV$56/day
Compact estate car$69/day
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Ana and Simon were fantastic!Reviewed 14 Mar 2023
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Pros:Staff was very friendlyReviewed 16 Feb 2020
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Pros:Great staffReviewed 15 May 2019
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Cons:Return. Was easy and awesome!Reviewed 24 Feb 2019
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Wonderful service!Pros:No wait, friendly staff, best car we have ever rented in BCNCons:There is nothing we did not like. Fair price for it allReviewed 10 Dec 2018
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Alamo car hires near Barcelona-El Prat Airport


Enterprise Rent A Car


Monday08:00 - 23:59
Tuesday08:00 - 23:59
Wednesday08:00 - 23:59
Thursday08:00 - 23:59
Friday08:00 - 23:59
Saturday08:00 - 23:59
Sunday08:00 - 23:59


+34 935 21 90 95

Top tips for hiring a car from Alamo at Barcelona-El Prat Airport

  • To collect or book Alamo car hire at Barcelona-El Prat Airport you'll need to present your valid driver's licence. You must have held this for at least a year. As a UK licence holder you won't need to arrange an International Driving Permit. You'll also need to show your passport or other form of photo ID. If you're hiring a premium or luxury vehicle, be that an SUV or a sedan, you'll also need to provide your employment details, proof of your return flight, and where you'll be staying in Barcelona.
  • For the most convenience, book Alamo car hire at Barcelona-El Prat Airport online through KAYAK and then activate Alamo's Accelerated Check-in Process, also online. All you have to do is upload your driver's licence and the other details you need to show at the branch, and you can skip all of this admin when you collect your vehicle at the airport. You'll just need to show your photo ID, pick up the keys and you can be on your way.
  • In general, to book Alamo car hire at Barcelona-El Prat Airport you'll need to be at least 25 years of age. This doesn't exclude drivers younger than that from hiring a car, but if you're 21 to 24 there are certain conditions. First, you'll be subject to a daily surcharge. Second, you'll be limited to the smaller vehicle models kept at the branch. These include mini, compact and standard cars. You can also only hire compact SUVs and small passenger vans.
  • If you haven't driven in Barcelona before, remember that they drive on the right in Spain. It can feel strange changing gears with your right hand, so consider hiring an automatic model from the airport branch. The speed limits to adhere to are 50 km/h (about 31 mph) in built-up areas, and 90 km/h (about 60 mph) on main roads outside of these zones. You can drive at up to 120 km/h (about 75 mph) on motorways.
  • Book your hire car at Barcelona-El Prat Airport from Alamo at least 1 day before your trip in order to get a below-average price
  • Economy hire cars from Alamo at Barcelona-El Prat Airport are around 46% cheaper than other car types, on average

FAQs about hiring a car from Alamo at Barcelona-El Prat Airport

  • What vehicles can I hire from Alamo at Barcelona-El Prat Airport?

    At the Alamo Barcelona-El Prat Airport car hire branch you'll find a range of vehicle categories to choose from. You'll be allocated that type of car; you aren't able to select the exact make and model. They're all sourced from the world's top car makers, so you won't be let down with what you get. Choose a versatile compact SUV for easy driving around the city, or an economy model to be kind to your budget. You can get intermediate and large SUVs, estate cars and passenger vans too, depending on the size of your party.

  • How do I get to Alamo hire car at Barcelona-El Prat Airport?

    You'll arrive at the Barcelona-El Prat Airport at Terminal 1, so once you've collected your luggage, go into the terminal and look for the signs directing you to the car hire desks. These are a short walk away. Enterprise car hire handles the collection services for Alamo at this airport, so look for its desk once you're there. Your car will be waiting for you in the designated hire vehicle car park nearby. The office is open from 8:00 am till 11:59 pm every day of the week. You can return your car outside of these hours and simply put the keys in the Enterprise drop box.

  • What insurance is available when booking with Alamo at Barcelona-El Prat Airport?

    Most of the car hire packages available come with a Damage Waiver built in to the cost, but this isn't always the case with certain models, so check this with the airport branch in advance. If not, you can take it out for an extra fee. You can also add Excess Protection cover and Personal Accident if you like. This comes at an additional daily fee. The same is true for Alamo's Roadside Assistance Protection cover.

  • How much does it cost to hire a car from Alamo at Barcelona-El Prat Airport?

    On average a hire car from Alamo at Barcelona-El Prat Airport costs $52 per day.

  • What is the most popular hire car from Alamo at Barcelona-El Prat Airport?

    Luxury (Class Luxury Van or similar) is the most frequently booked hire car type from Alamo at Barcelona-El Prat Airport.

  • Where can I find Alamo hire cars at Barcelona-El Prat Airport?

    Enterprise Rent A Car is the closest Alamo hire car location to Barcelona-El Prat Airport. The telephone number for this location is +34 935 21 90 95.

  • Does Alamo offer shuttle or airport pick-up services from Barcelona-El Prat Airport (BCN)?