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If you want to see everything Barcelona has to offer, there is no better way to do so from behind the wheel of a rental car from Alamo. Stop wasting your vacation waiting on the bus, or wasting money here and there with ride-shares or taxis. Having your own ride allows you to go to the attractions you want to see the most, when you want. Make your next getaway to Spain even better with an Alamo car rental.
With all there is to do in and around the Barcelona area, you'll want to explore more than just the block your hotel is on during your stay. Whether you are hoping to check out that new restaurant across town or see some of the local hot spots, you'll need your own set of wheels to explore as much as possible during your trip. Wherever you drive to in Barcelona, if you want to get the most from your trip, having your own vehicle is key.
CarRentals.com works with many of the top rental car dealers. Opening its doors in 1974, Alamo pioneered the concept of Unlimited Free Mileage. Alamo strives to provide low-cost, high-value rentals to family and leisure travelers.
We strive to get you the lowest price, no matter when you book. But booking your car ahead of your visit can help keep spending low. Make sure to keep the car under one driver's name and go over the mileage policy to avoid any unexpected fees.
You will need to present credit card, as well as your driver's license.
Alamo's minimum age to rent a car in Barcelona is 19. Take time to go over Alamo's policies, as there may be added fees if you are under 25 or for higher category vehicles in particular.
That depends on how many people you are traveling with and what activities you want to do in Barcelona. Compact or economy vehicles are easier to park and ideal for short commutes. If you are traveling with coworkers, then a sedan or SUV will have more room for everyone's belongings and provide a more comfortable ride. Those looking for a bit of luxury on their Barcelona trip can choose the premium category to get a car like a Mercedes C-Class or Cadillac XTS or similar.
You are required to have insurance before you rent a car from Alamo in Spain. Many of the major credit card issuers (Discover, American Express, Visa and MasterCard) generally provide some coverage. However, many of them have prohibitions, such as not covering large vehicles, like trucks or SUVs. It is best to find out by calling your credit card company to find out what kind of coverage is offered before you head to Barcelona. Additionally, as a U.S. citizen, you can also book Collision Damage Coverage with CarRentals.com at checkout.
Alamo does require a deposit when you reserve your rental. Alamo will block the deposit on your credit once you reserve your vehicle for your trip. Please be aware that the deposit can vary greatly based on the model and make of the car.
We advise a full to full policy. You receive the car topped off. If you return the rental with less than the amount that you received it with, most companies will charge a premium to top it back off. For a cheaper rate, it is best to fill up your tank before you return the car to Alamo. Stations near airports or car rental places tend to have higher prices.
Barcelona certainly has its charms, but you may want to hit the road after you've checked off all the activities here.
Alamo usually offers one-way rentals. You may find it easier to drop off your rental car at another location. Don't forget there is typically an additional charge when you pick one-way.
With so much to do and see in Barcelona, having your own vehicle lets you explore at your own pace. When you're ready to check out more of Spain, you can go when you like, without having to wait for the bus or signal for a taxi.
Before your next family vacation, book your Alamo Barcelona rent-a-car and take off to all the must-do activities at your own pace. Go through CarRentals.com and speed along the streets in Barcelona, Spain.