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    Car hire at Valencia Airport – Saving you money

    Valencia is one of the most popular tourist destinations in Spain, with an estimated 4.5 million overnight stays per year. Valencia International Airport is able to handle approximately 5 million passengers per year – making it one of the major transport hubs for the region. With air routes across continental Europe, Valencia’s visitors mainly come from Germany, Italy and the UK. A car hire at Valencia Airport will provide you with easy access to nearby Valencia – a city full of culture, history and vibrant atmosphere.

    Auto Europe has more than 60 years global car hire industry experience and through its trusted partners is able to offer the very best quotation on your next car rental. Along with standard car hire; luxury car hire, motorhome hire and a transfer service is available. Our large vehicle fleet, convenient locations and customer service has proven very popular amongst our customers – and is one of the main reasons of repeat customers. Check out what others had to say about their recent Auto Europe car rental experience in the city by visiting our Valencia car hire reviews page. Contact our reservation agents on +44 123 3225 114 to find out more.

    Airport Information

    Valencia International Airport, which is also known as Manises Airport, is located approximately 5 miles west of Valencia City. It is tenth busiest airport in Spain, and is the hub for Vueling and Iberia Regional airways. The airport consists of one main terminal, with services spread out over three floors. Passengers can catch a flight to many of Europe’s major cities; including Madrid, Lisbon, London, Paris, Berlin and many more. It is also the second busiest airport in Alicante.

    Valencia Airport (VLC)
    Address: Carretera del Aeropuerto, s/n, 46940 Manises, Valencia, Spain
    Telephone: +34 913 21 10 00
    Airlines operating at Valencia Airport: A number of popular airlines operate out of Valencia Airport providing air links across the European continent. These include; Blue Air, British Airways, Easyjet, Eurowings, Iberia Express, Royal Air Maroc, Ryanair, TAP Portugal and many more.

    Where to pick up my car hire at Valencia Airport

    Due to the airports importance and popularity, you’ll find many of the standard trusted local and international car rental suppliers present. This makes finding the right car hire at Valencia Airport very easy, with so many offers to choose from. Car hire desks are located inside the terminal on the ground floor outside arrivals. Avis, Europcar, Hertz and Sixt are just some of the long-standing car hire suppliers located here.

    When you arrive at the airport, get your documents together before heading to the car hire desk. The car hire supplier you booked with will be noted on your voucher, which along with your driving licence, credit card and identification, should be at hand for inspection by the car hire supplier staff. If required, an International Driving Permit (IDP), should accompany your national driving licence. The credit card used should be in the main drivers name and contain enough funds for a security deposit to be held on. Inspect the car before driving off, noting anything of concern on the pick-up form. On returning the car, make sure a member of staff inspects and signs off the car as okay. Only then will your deposit be returned to you.

    Car hire operating hours

    Avis Car Hire at Valencia Airport Avis at Valencia Airport
    Valencia Airport
    Valencia, Spain 46940

    +34 902 11 01 95
    Opening Hours:
    Monday-Friday 9am to 11pm
    Saturday-Sunday 9am to 9pm
    Centauro Car Hire at Valencia Airport Centauro at Valencia Airport
    Avinguda d'els Arcs
    Valencia, Spain 46940

    +34 966 36 03 60
    Opening Hours:
    Monday-Sunday 7am to 11pm
    Hertz Car Hire at Valencia Airport Hertz at Valencia Airport
    Valencia Airport
    Valencia, Spain 46940

    +34 961 52 37 91
    Opening Hours:
    Monday-Friday 8am to 11pm
    Saturday-Sunday 10pm to 8pm
    Sixt Car Hire at Valencia Airport Sixt at Valencia Airport
    Valencia Airport
    Valencia, Spain 46940

    +34 871 18 01 92
    Opening Hours:
    Monday- Sunday 7am to 12am


    The airport has one modern terminal built in 2007 to replace the previous older terminal – but in essence the airport actually has three terminals seamlessly interconnected. These are known as T1, T2, and a Regional Terminal. Inside you’ll find all the necessary services for a safe and secure flight. From check-in desks, to luggage reclaim belts and security screening. In addition, a departure lounge, an arrivals hall, a dining area and numerous boarding gates are located across its three floors.

    Airport Facilities

    Valencia Airport has a wide array of facilities - all of which have been designed to enhance the passenger’s travel experience. There are several fast-food chains, tapas restaurants, cafes, pizzerias and more located in the dining area. Duty free shopping is available with shops selling anything from drinks to clothing accessories present. Stores generally open from 5am until 9pm. ATMs, a currency exchange desk, information point, car rental desks and a pharmacy are all located at the airport. The airport also has a VIP lounge which opens between 5am and 10pm.

    How to get to and from Valencia Airport

    Getting you and from the airport isn’t too difficult, especially if you rent a car at Valencia Airport. The airport is close to Valencia City, and in as little as 15 minutes by car, you’ll reach the city. From central Valencia, take the V-30 and simply follow the signs to the airport via the A3. If you haven’t driven in Spain before, have a read of our Spanish driving information section. The A3 motorway connects Valencia to Madrid, whilst the A7 goes along the coastline to Barcelona. A taxi rank is located outside the arrivals terminal building and is a good alternative to driving. A bus service runs from central Valencia to the airport, and takes around 35 minutes, up until 10pm. There is a metro station located on the ground floor of the main terminal. Metro lines 3 and 5 will take passengers easily to the city in as little as 25 minutes – with onwards connections to Estacio del Nord and Valencia port.

    Parking Tips

    Both long-stay and short-stay car parks are offered at Valencia Airport. You either pay on the day or make a reservation beforehand. The long-stay car park has a total 218 spaces, whilst the short-stay car park has a total of 3,012 spaces. Both car parks are near the terminal building, and are secure and safe to use. With your car rental from Valencia Airport, you’ll find parking in the city of Valencia easy outside the city centre. Blue parking bays are pay-&-display bays, whilst plenty of free on-street parking is also available.

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    Valencia Airport Information