Most popular car rental companies based in Lanzarote:
- Hertz, Tel: +34 928 84 61 90
- Interrent, Tel: +34 912 10 67 69
- Thrifty, Tel: +34 928 84 61 90
- Avis, Tel: +34 928 09 23 30
- Goldcar, Tel: +34 910 21 01 03
- Europcar, Tel +34 911 50 50 00
- Cicar, Tel: +34 928 82 29 00
- TopCar, Tel: +34 928 81 99 04
Is it worth hiring car in Lanzarote?
Absolutely yes, although of course it depends on what you have planned for your holiday. If you are just planning to spend your days sat on a beach or around the all inclusive hotel pool that you may not need to hire a car in Lanzarote and worry about insurance or where to park. If however you are the more adventurous type and want to explore beyond a sunbed, hiring a car in Lanzarote is worth every penny. Cheaper than a taxi fare or guided tour bus, car hire in Lanzarote offers unrivalled independence and needn’t cost the earth.
How much does it cost to rent a car in Lanzarote?
Prices for car in Lanzarote start from as little at 11 EUR per day for a mini / economy class car such as the Kia Picanto. Plenty big enough for couples or small families, easy to park and economic to drive, car hire in Lanzarote can be very cheap. You should book early to get the best prices, we recommend 4-6 months before you travel for the lowest prices.
Is it easy to drive in Lanzarote?
Driving in Lanzarote is nothing to be afraid of, like mainland Spain and most of Europe you drive on the right hand side of the road and speed limits are in KPH. Major road around the airport and main towns can be congested during rush hour, however the roads are generally quiet, well signed and maintained all over the island.
Lanzarote Mini Guide
Parts of Lanzarote look like craters on the moon thanks to the volcanic origin which has made the island’s scenery dramatic. But this sometimes desolate island which is the most easterly of the Canary Islands is surrounded by the beautiful blue waters of the Atlantic Ocean making it a favourite with European holiday makers, mainly from the UK
. They arrive in their droves year after year as they are almost guaranteed fine, hot weather and an enjoyable holiday in a place which caters to all the needs of tourists. Lanzarote car hire is very popular in the peak summer season and it is recommended that you book early to secure cheap car hire in Lanzarote.
Lanzarote is actually the fourth largest of the Canary Islands and its temperatures are usually in the 20s (degrees Celsius) with very little rainfall. The island has many beaches which in turn have many different types of sand. In the north of the island the sand will be white while golden and even black sands can be found in other parts of Lanzarote.
Visitors to Lanzarote should not leave without seeing the Atlantida tunnel. This geological marvel is the largest volcanic tunnel in the world and stretches around seven kilometres under the island. The Atlantida tunnel is full of amazing caves and lagoons such as the Jameos del Agua and La Cueva de los Verdes.
For fantastic value pre-book and pick up car hire in Lanzarote from Arrecife
Airport on arrival and that way you are sorted for transport as soon as you arrive. Hiring a car in Lanzarote is more comfortable than public transport and would save money compared to taxis in the long run.
Los Poscillos is located about 3km from Puerto del Carmen and is a quiet and peaceful resort. The largest beach is Playa de los Pocillos for which you could rent a budget car. Three commercial centres make up the resort – Los Pocillos, Costa Mar and Jameous Playa.
Commercial Centre Matagorda offers a good choice of restaurants, bars and shops. The Rancho Texas Park is just outside of Puerto del Carmen. It offers a good day out for the family and evening entertainment is also available. Buses run through Matagorda between the capital, Arrecife, and Puerto del Carmen.
Best Irish Pubs in Lanzarote:
See our pick of the best Irish pubs outside of Dublin
right here in Lanzrote;
Calle Doramas, 8, 35510 Tías, Las Palmas, Spain
Av. de las Playas, 13, 35510 Tías, Las Palmas, Spain
- C. Punta Limones, L.31, 35580 Playa Blanca, Lanzarote, Las Palmas, Spain
Calle Roque Nublo, 21, 35510 Puerto del Carmen, Las Palmas, Spain
Slattery’s Traditional Irish Bar
Av. de las Playas, 35510 Tías, Las Palmas, Spain