Collision damage waiver and theft protection are insurance options that cover renters from paying high penalty fees if the car is stolen or returned damaged. Some Cagliari car providers already include Collision Damage Waiver (CDW) and Theft Protection Waiver into the rental price but not all of them. We recommend always be aware of your coverage when renting a car in in Cagliari.
Keep in mind that car hire excess insurances often have a deductible clause, which is the amount you’ll have to pay if something happens during the time of your rental. If you want to avoid unwanted surprises, you should consider adding a no-deductible option to your Cagliari car rental.
Some car hire companies in Cagliari which have updated their car rental health and safety policies due to COVID-19 to make sure vehicles are clean and disinfected include Hertz, Avis and Thrifty
On average a hire car in Cagliari costs $30 per day.
The average price of fuel in Cagliari is $9.98 per litre over the past 30 days. Filling up a tank of fuel costs between $120 and $160, depending on the car size.
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In Cagliari, cars are most frequently hired at Hertz Elmas Airport (6 km from city centre ).
On average hiring a car in Cagliari costs $209 per week ($30 per day).
On average a car hire in Cagliari costs $898 per month ($30 per day).
The island of Sardinia has incredible scenery and weather, leading to it often being referred to as a micro-continent. You should do your best to help preserve its nature during your trip by renting an economical car. A Fiat Panda or Citroen C1 will help reduce emissions and will have no problem navigating the spectacular coastal roads.
In urban areas throughout Cagliari, the speed limit is a maximum of 50 km/h (31 mph); however, it can be slower on major thoroughfares or laneways if signed. The maximum speed limit of other major roads and highways is 90 km/h (55 mph), except for a section of the 131 Highway which has a limit of 110 km/h (68 mph).
The average price per liter of petrol is €1.50, which equates to approximately $6.44 USD per gallon. Be mindful that many of the small independent petrol stations across Sardinia close between 1:30 pm and 3:30 pm, as well as all day on Sundays. So, before leaving for a day of coastal exploration, be sure to fill up your tank.
Parking is quite accessible throughout the city; however, be sure to observe the indicated signage and parking rules. Blue lines indicate that you must pay for parking at a nearby meter, white lines indicate that it is a free parking spot (there may be a time limit), while yellow lines indicate a reserved parking space.