One car hire company which has updated their car rental health and safety policies due to COVID-19 to make sure vehicles are clean and disinfected is Europcar
On average a hire car in Alicante costs $77 per day.
The average price of fuel in Alicante is $8.73 per litre over the past 30 days. Filling up a tank of fuel costs between $105 and $140, depending on the car size.
Economy (Ford Fiesta or similar) is the most frequently booked car hire type in Alicante.
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A Economy car hire in Alicante costs $17 per day, on average.
A Mini car hire in Alicante costs $28 per day, on average.
A Compact car hire in Alicante costs $32 per day, on average.
In Alicante, cars are most frequently hired at Centauro Aeropuerto El Altet (10 km from city centre ).
On average hiring a car in Alicante costs $539 per week ($77 per day).
On average a car hire in Alicante costs $2,308 per month ($77 per day).
Get the most out of the Spanish sun and let the salty breeze tousle your hair by opting for a convertible during your stay. Families who need more space can also choose a minivan. Most cars are stick shifts, with automatics usually costing a little extra.
Speed limits are strictly enforced in Alicante and are usually 50 km/h (31 mph) in built-up areas, 100 km/h (62 mph) on rural roads, and up to 120 km/h (73 mph) on highways -- but always check for posted signs. In some residential areas and in front of schools, there is a limit of 19 km/h (11 mph).
Spain is not among the most expensive countries when it comes to gas, but is still considerably more expensive than the US. The average price per liter in Alicante is €1.30 ($1.42), which is about $5.68 per gallon. In the Spanish countryside, petrol stations can be hard to find, so always refill ahead of time.
Finding a parking spot inside the city can be difficult, especially during rush hour. Street parking is usually metered by the hour. At the harbor, there are two big parking lots where travelers usually will find a spot, one of which is close to the Melia Hotel and the other the Panoramis shopping mall.