Car hire Gerona: tour the city in style and at ease with a rental

What you should know before hiring a car in Gerona

Gerona city centre
Costa Brava Airport (GRO): 7 mi from city centre

Car hires in Gerona: practical information

Where to rent a car in Gerona

Planning a trip to Gerona? Pick up a Gerona car hire from the airport when you arrive. It’s the best way to get around Spain’s Catalonia region and make day trips to surrounding places like Barcelona. From the airport, choose from Alamo Rent a Car, Atesa, Avis, Budget, Europecar, among others.

Gerona also has a selection of rental cars in the city centre but prices are bound to be cheaper at the airport when you disembark from your flights to Gerona. Be sure to compare deals between the two pick-up locations to find the best prices.

Driving in Gerona: parking and other tips

Gerona is a small Spanish city and traffic is generally good until you hit the main roads heading to Barcelona during the weekday rush hour. The city centre is easier to navigate on foot than in a car but driving in Gerona isn’t going to make you sweat during your Gerona holiday.

Overnight parking is best in either a car park or at your Gerona hotel. Some hotels may be able to offer a discounted rate at a nearby car park if they don’t have the capacity to accommodate guest vehicles on the premises. Best to ask before you book.

Road trips from Gerona: what to do, what to see

Barcelona

Barcelona

Barcelona is only one hour drive south of Gerona and is a highlight in Spain’s northern territory. It is the capital of Catalonia and has endless things to see and do including city beaches, fantastic art museums and delicious tapas restaurants.

Cadaques

Cadaques

Cadaques is 1.5 hours drive from Gerona and makes a great side trip to your holiday in Gerona if you’re a fan of Salvador Dali’s artwork. It’s located on the coast and it’s possible to visit the famous surrealist artist’s house in Port Lligat or Cap de Creus.

Torroella de Montgri

Torroella de Montgri

This lovely little town was once the capital of the Empuries kingdom and is a great little stop at the foot of the mountains. If you love a good hike, this is the place to go. Don’t forget to visit the castle before you go.

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Budget
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Fiat 500 Mini, 2/4 Door, Manual
Avis
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Fiat Panda Mini, 2/3 Door, Manual
Drivalia Car Rental
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Ford Ka Mini, 2/4 Door, Manual
Alamo Rent a Car
£12 per day Verify
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Toyota Aygo Mini, 2/4 Door, Manual
Flizzr
£14 per day Verify
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Opel Corsa Economy, 2/4 Door, Manual
Enterprise Rent-A-Car
£20 per day Verify
Seat Leon Compact, 4/5 Door, Auto
National Car Rental
£22 per day Verify
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Kia Sportage Standard, SUV, Auto
Sixt
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Audi A4 FullSize, 4/5 Door, Manual
Europcar
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Volkswagen Golf Intermediate, 4/5 Door, Manual
National Car Rental
£25 per day Verify
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Nissan Qashqai Intermediate, SUV, Auto
Alamo Rent a Car
£36 per day Verify
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Seat Alhambra FullSize, Van, Manual
Keddy
£42 per day Verify
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Volkswagen Polo Economy, 4/5 Door, Auto
Sixt
£47 per day Verify
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Bmw 2 Series Active Tourer Aut. Standard, 4/5 Door, Auto
National Car Rental
£50 per day Verify
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Mercedes Benz E Class Luxury, 4/5 Door, Auto
National Car Rental
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Opel Insignia Stationwagon Standard, Wagon, Auto
Sixt
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Renault Mégane Sports Tourer Compact, Wagon, Manual
Sixt
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Renault Kadjar Intermediate, SUV, Manual

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