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 Venice 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 Venice.
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 Venice car rental.
Some car hire companies in Venice which have updated their car rental health and safety policies due to COVID-19 to make sure vehicles are clean and disinfected include Avis, Hertz and Europcar
On average a hire car in Venice costs $56 per day.
Based on ratings and reviews from real users on KAYAK, the best car hire company in Venice is Hertz (6.2, 75 reviews).
The average price of fuel in Venice is $10.07 per litre over the past 30 days. Filling up a tank of fuel costs between $121 and $161, depending on the car size.
Intermediate (Hyundai Accent or similar) is the most frequently booked car hire type in Venice.
Car hire companies that offer shuttle or pick-up services from Marco Polo airport to off-airport locations include Avis, Hertz, Sixt, Europcar, Thrifty, Budget, SICILY BY CAR, Goldcar Rental SP, Rhodium and Enterprise.
Take a look at our extensive car hire location map to find the best car hire deals near you.
A Intermediate car hire in Venice costs $20 per day, on average.
A Compact car hire in Venice costs $26 per day, on average.
A Full-size car hire in Venice costs $210 per day, on average.
In Venice, cars are most frequently hired at Thrifty Marco Polo Apt (1 km from city centre ).
On average hiring a car in Venice costs $389 per week ($56 per day).
On average a car hire in Venice costs $1,668 per month ($56 per day).
A compact car like a Fiat 500 is a perfect choice as it can easily squeeze into most parking spots and fit in the narrow lanes that are very common in most Italian cities. It will also need less petrol and is available at a cheaper rate.
Speed limits in Italy are given in kilometers per hour, so make sure to familiarize yourself with conversions – but also bear in mind that the speedometer in the car will also be in km/h. General speed restrictions allow 50 km/h (31 mph) in residential areas, 90 km/h (56 mph) on rural roads, and up to 130 km/h (80 mph) on freeways (autostrada).
The average price for petrol lies at about €1.45 per liter, which is about $6.60 per gallon. Most petrol stations take credit cards as well as cash and, within city borders, many petrol stations close at 10 or 11 pm and re-open at 6 in the morning.
When going into the city of Venice, park your car at one of the parking lots and take a vaporetto water bus into the city. Tronchetto is one of the parking lots with a rate of about €21 per day and is close to the vaporetto station. Piazzale Roma is another option that costs about €20-30 per day and is located just behind the Via della Libertà.