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    Car hire at Gerona Airport – Providing you easy access

    As a gateway to the Barcelona area, Gerona Airport handles approximately two million passengers a year. It has steep competition from the much larger El Prat Airport, located only 31 Miles away. Therefore, focusses more on the budget traveller. Gerona is located near the Pyrenees north from Barcelona and has a wide array of cultural and natural sights. In summer the beaches are perfect with crystal clear waters and rocky shores. In winter the nearby Pyrenees are a good choice for a winter sport vacation. The city itself also has many cultural sights and museums. With a car hire at Gerona Airport you can explore the famous Costa Brava - drive down the coast and enjoy the sun!

    With over 65 years of car hire experience, Auto Europe offers standard car hire, luxury car hire and motorhome hire at affordable rates. With regular promotions and deals, through our through our partners, a large vehicle fleet to choose from and at convenient locations. Become a member and you’ll also get further discounts on all books. Contact our reservation agents today on +44 123 3225 114 to book or find out more. Read the user comments on our Gerona car hire reviews page to find out what kind of experience other customers had in the city with their Auto Europe car rental.

    Airport Information

    Gerona International Airport is located only 8 miles from Gerona city and is one of the main entry points into the region, followed by El Prat Airport in Barcelona. Catering to low-budget airlines, Thomas Cook, Ryanair and more can be found here. With easy links to the Pyrenees and the Costa Brava, 2.2 million passengers arrive at this airport per year. Seasonal and charter flights can be boarded for numerous European cities, including Birmingham, Warsaw, Brussels, Glasgow, London, Amsterdam and more.

    Gerona Airport (GRO)
    Address: 17185 Vilobí d'Onyar, Gerona, Spain
    Telephone: +34 972 186 600
    Airlines operating at Gerona Airport: Adria Airways, Aegean Airlines, Air Baltic, Air Malta, Aviolet, BH Air, Braathens Regional, Corendon, Enter Air,, Luxair, Pobeda, Ryanair, SmartWings, Thomas Cook, Thomson Airways, Transavia and TUI.

    Where to pick up my car hire at Gerona Airport

    If you’re going to collect a car hire at Gerona Airport, then you’ll find the car rental desks in the terminal after arrivals, and some are based in the airport car park. As a popular airport for the region, you’ll find many of the main car hire suppliers represented here, from Avis to Alamo, Dollar and Thrifty. This means that finding you a great rate shouldn’t be an issue. Conduct a search on our website for a full list of all available suppliers at this location.

    Before arriving at the car hire supplier, make sure you have your identification, rental voucher, driving licence (International Driving Licence, if required), and a credit card for a deposit. The deposit will be released upon the return of the car, and once it is confirmed to be in the same condition as when it left. Make sure you inspect the car during pick-up, noting anything of concern on the pick-up slip and gathering photographic and video evidence. Credit cards must be in the main driver’s name.

    Car hire operating hours

    Europcar at Gerona Airport Europcar at Gerona Airport
    Vilobí d'Onyar,
    Girona, Spain 17185

    +34 872 552 627
    Opening Hours:
    Mon 8:30am-7pm
    Tues-Sat 8:30am-11:45pm
    Sun 8:30am-4:30pm
    Firefly at Gerona Airport Firefly at Gerona Airport
    Vilobí d'Onyar,
    Girona, Spain 17185

    +34 972 186 619
    Opening Hours:
    Mon-Fri 10am-3pm
    Hertz at Gerona Airport Hertz at Gerona Airport
    Vilobí d'Onyar,
    Girona, Spain 17185

    +34 972 966 096
    Opening Hours:
    Mon-Fri 9am-4pm
    Sat-Sun Closed
    Sixt at Gerona Airport Sixt at Gerona Airport
    Ctra. del Aeropuerto, Vilobí d'Onyar,
    Girona, Spain 17185

    +34 871 180 192
    Opening Hours:
    Mon-Thurs 7:30am-10pm
    Fri 7:30am-11pm
    Sat-Sun 7am-11pm


    Gerona Airport comprises of one terminal building. Contained over two floors, passenger will find all the standard airport services for a safe and secure journey. Passengers will find a total of 33 check-in desks on the ground floor, and 22 boarding gates on the first floor. In addition, there is an arrivals area, luggage reclaim area, security screening, departure lounge, and a variety of shops and amenities.

    Airport Facilities

    The airport terminal provides basic amenities and shopping opportunities. Scattered around the terminal you will find numerous small shops, selling everything from souvenirs to last minute essentials. There are a few eateries, coffee houses and a duty-free shop. In the departure lounge you will find a restaurant and another small coffee house. Wi-Fi is available throughout the terminal, along with restrooms, a tourist information office, and ATMs.

    How to get to and from Gerona Airport

    Reaching the airport by car is easy, simply take the C-25 motorway from Gerona when you rent a car at Gerona Airport, and in less than 20-minutes you’ll reach the airport. Taking slightly longer, from Barcelona take the N2 motorway to the airport. If you haven’t driven in Spain before we recommend reading our Spanish road rules and regulations section. A bus service is available from outside the airport terminal. Buses run every 30-minutes and will take you into Gerona in as little as 25-minutes. Whilst to Barcelona a bus will take just over an hour. A taxi rank is available outside the terminal. Taxis are metered, cream in colour and with a taxi sign upon their roof.

    Parking Tips

    There is a total of three car parks at Gerona Airport. In total there is space for 3,500 vehicles to park in a secure environment. There is a short-stay car park and long-stay car parks, with a drop-off area outside the terminal. There is both a payment desk and ticket machines in the terminal for those wishing to pay their use of the car parks. When you decide on a car rental at Gerona Airport, suppliers will have their own parking bays. Parking in Gerona is particularly difficult in the central area of the city. Blue bays indicate a pay for parking space, whilst unmarked side roads normally provide free parking.

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