If your trip to Oviedo is all locked in but your itinerary is looking a bit empty, we can give you a helping hand.Plan a stop at Oviedo Cathedral. It’s one sight you’ll usually find on most travelers’ must-do lists. Oviedo City Hall and Calle Uria are also not far away and worth checking out.
See what’s going on in nearby Playa Arenal de Morís. What’s 35 miles when you have your own rental car? The road trip there is half the fun! See the best sights beginning with Lastres Beach, La Rasa de Berbes Golf and Jurassic Museum of Asturias. Playa de Luanco is another popular option. It’s 18 miles away and has a range of awesome things to see and do. Maritime Museum of Asturias, Church of Santa Maria and Playa de La Ribera are just the start.
Oviedo has some gorgeous coastal areas, and what better way to experience them than from behind the wheel of your own rental car. See what precious treasures you can find dotted along the shoreline of one of these awesome beaches:
Playa de L’Arbeyal (15 miles away).
Playa de Poniente (15 miles away).
San Lorenzo Beach (16 miles away).
If you’re in town for a business conference, you’ll find Palacio de Exposiciones y Congresos situated 0.4 miles away. During one of your breaks, head to a nearby café to grab a few moments to yourself — socializing and networking can be quite exhausting.
Some people find ducking in and out of traffic in big cities a bit challenging. In a small vehicle like a compact or economy, getting around Oviedo will be a cinch. Prefer to spend your days exploring the surrounding sandy shores? Have a look at our awesome range of mid-size and full-size SUVs. With plenty of room and more power under the hood, these bigger vehicles will make those scenic drives even more unforgettable. Crossing off all the attractions and activities that Oviedo is renowned for has never been easier with your own wheels.
You’ll be glad to hear that there’s a great range of both luxury and economy rental vehicles in Oviedo. What you go for will depend on your budget and what you’re hoping to do. Specialty vehicles offer the best in comfort and class. If you want to indulge yourself, why not book a fully kitted-out SUV, or perhaps a slick mid-sized sedan? Otherwise, if you’re just after a set of wheels to zip around town in as economically as possible, you’re better off choosing a budget compact vehicle (or something else that won’t break the bank).
In Oviedo, you’ll have to keep on the right-hand side. When visiting someplace new, it’s a good idea to go for an automatic car. That way, you can focus on the road and save worrying about gear changes.
You’re unlikely to run into trouble finding somewhere to park in Oviedo. With plenty of places to leave your rental car, exploring the best of this destination is easy and fun.
As with many destinations, the roads are generally busy in the rush hours before and after work. However, thanks to its smaller population of about 224,000, traffic gridlock isn’t a big problem in Oviedo.
There are. In the city of Oviedo, speed limits range from 50km/h to 120km/h. Residential zones have a maximum speed limit of 50km/h unless posted otherwise.
More often than not, your car rental company will bill the amount listed on the fine to your credit card, including local surcharges. Otherwise, they may supply your contact details to the relevant local authority, who’ll then send a fine directly to you.
Like many places, normal cell phone usage is prohibited while cruising in your car around Oviedo. An exception applies for hands-free or Bluetooth functions. Just make sure you keep your eyes on the road.
When behind the wheel in Oviedo, it’s an offence to have a BAC (blood alcohol content) of over 0.05%. Thinking of having a few beers over lunch or dinner? Consider taking a taxi or using a ride-sharing service.
Turning on a red light is a big no-no in Oviedo. Always be on the lookout for traffic lights and signs to ensure you don’t breach any road rules.
Yes. However, there may be exceptions for certain vehicles used by public transportation networks.