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Mini Guide Barcelona Airport

Barcelona's main international airport - El Prat de Llobregat, to give it it's full title is situated on the coast around 13km south west of the city, Barcelona is also served by Reus and Girona airports, however, these are both over an hour's drive from the city centre.

On arriving at the airport, you will find the car hire desks in both Terminals 1 and 2, in Terminal 1 they are situated in the first-floor arrivals hall and behind the Aena information desk. In Terminal 2 they can be found in the arrival’s hall of Terminal 2B, and the baggage reclaim area of Terminal 2C. To collect your car from Terminal 1, just go to one of the two adjacent car parks directly behind the car hire desks. For Terminal 2, the cars are in the car park across from Terminal 2B.

You may not have considered it, but Barcelona Airport is an excellent choice for access to the ski resorts of the Pyrenees. As well as guaranteeing to offer the best inclusive car hire rates starting from 16 euros a day, Rhinocarhire.com also give you the options of a ski rack for your car plus winter driving safety features such as snow chains or winter tyres.

Cheapest car hire at Barcelona Airport

Fiat 500

4 Adults, 3 Doors

From 18.60 EUR/day
Fiat 500

7 Days rental at 130.25 EUR from 20/02/2023

  1 |
  Manual |
  Yes

Opel Corsa

5 Adults, 3 Doors

From 19.13 EUR/day
Opel Corsa

7 Days rental at 133.94 EUR from 20/02/2023

  2 |
  Manual |
  Yes

Fiat 500

4 Adults, 3 Doors

From 19.56 EUR/day
Fiat 500

7 Days rental at 136.96 EUR from 20/02/2023

  2 |
  Manual |
  Yes

Fiat 500

4 Adults, 3 Doors

From 19.79 EUR/day
Fiat 500

7 Days rental at 138.57 EUR from 20/02/2023

  1 |
  Manual |
  Yes

Ford Fiesta

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 20.40 EUR/day
Ford Fiesta

7 Days rental at 142.86 EUR from 20/02/2023

  2 |
  Manual |
  Yes

Fiat 500

4 Adults, 3 Doors

From 20.57 EUR/day
Fiat 500

7 Days rental at 143.99 EUR from 20/02/2023

  1 |
  Manual |
  Yes

Opel Corsa

5 Adults, 3 Doors

From 20.60 EUR/day
Opel Corsa

7 Days rental at 144.22 EUR from 20/02/2023

  2 |
  Manual |
  Yes

Seat Ibiza

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 20.85 EUR/day
Seat Ibiza

7 Days rental at 145.99 EUR from 20/02/2023

  2 |
  Manual |
  Yes

Opel Corsa

5 Adults, 3 Doors

From 21.37 EUR/day
Opel Corsa

7 Days rental at 149.64 EUR from 20/02/2023

  2 |
  Manual |
  Yes

Fiat 500 Electric

2 Adults, 3 Doors

From 42.85 EUR/day
Fiat 500 Electric

7 Days rental at 299.97 EUR from 20/02/2023

  2 |
  Automatic |
  Yes

Nissan Leaf

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 49.76 EUR/day
Nissan Leaf

7 Days rental at 348.33 EUR from 20/02/2023

  3 |
  Automatic |
  Yes

Audi e-tron Electric

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 107.41 EUR/day
Audi e-tron Electric

7 Days rental at 751.93 EUR from 20/02/2023

  4 |
  Automatic |
  Yes

BMW i3

4 Adults, 3 Doors

From 66.85 EUR/day
BMW i3

7 Days rental at 467.96 EUR from 20/02/2023

  2 |
  Automatic |
  Yes

Renault Zoe

4 Adults, 3 Doors

From 34.76 EUR/day
Renault Zoe

7 Days rental at 243.38 EUR from 20/02/2023

  2 |
  Automatic |
  Yes

Tesla Model 3

4 Adults, 5 Doors

From 83.42 EUR/day
Tesla Model 3

7 Days rental at 584.00 EUR from 20/02/2023

  0 |
  Automatic |
  Yes

Polestar 2

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 79.25 EUR/day
Polestar 2

7 Days rental at 554.80 EUR from 20/02/2023

  3 |
  Automatic |
  Yes

Toyota Auris Hybrid

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 55.38 EUR/day
Toyota Auris Hybrid

7 Days rental at 387.67 EUR from 20/02/2023

  3 |
  Automatic |
  Yes

Toyota C-HR Hybrid

5 Adults, 3 Doors

From 27.96 EUR/day
Toyota C-HR Hybrid

7 Days rental at 195.72 EUR from 20/02/2023

  3 |
  Automatic |
  Yes

Jeep Renegade Hybrid

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 38.08 EUR/day
Jeep Renegade Hybrid

7 Days rental at 266.59 EUR from 20/02/2023

  2 |
  Automatic |
  Yes

Jeep Compass

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 42.08 EUR/day
Jeep Compass

7 Days rental at 294.60 EUR from 20/02/2023

  4 |
  Automatic |
  Yes

Jeep Renegade Hybrid

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 58.04 EUR/day
Jeep Renegade Hybrid

7 Days rental at 406.34 EUR from 20/02/2023

  2 |
  Automatic |
  Yes

Jeep Compass

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 63.62 EUR/day
Jeep Compass

7 Days rental at 445.40 EUR from 20/02/2023

  4 |
  Automatic |
  Yes
  • Barcelona Airport car hire special offers

    We currently have 2 special offers for car rental in Barcelona Airport including;

  • Pre-Registration available
    For faster, easier car hire, add driver details before pick-up available from ALAMO, FIREFLY, GOLDCAR, HERTZ, KEY N GO, OK MOBILITY.
  • Self-Service Pick-up
    A Self-Service Pick-Up means you can skip the queues and stay safe through a contactless collection all with Zero Excess and extended cover. Registration is needed to avail of this service available from ALAMO, FIREFLY, GOLDCAR, HERTZ, KEY N GO, OK MOBILITY.

Useful to know about Barcelona Airport

  • Although a Mediterranean city, Barcelona Airport is often used by skiers heading off to ski the slopes of the Pyrenees
  • Barcelona Airport’s official name is El Prat
  • Barcelona Airport is nearly 100 years old
  • 50 million passengers used the airport in 2018 making it the seventh busiest in Europe and 2nd in Spain

Best car rental companies in Barcelona Airport

8.3
No.1: FLIZZR,
based on 71 reviews
90
80
70
70
90
27 min (average wait time)
8.1
No.3: ENTERPRISE,
based on 1546 reviews
80
80
70
80
80
24 min (average wait time)
8.1
No.2: SIXT,
based on 3581 reviews
80
80
60
80
80
21 min (average wait time)

Barcelona Airport car hire information

  • 8.4/10
    Best Rated Agent:
    Flizzr EMEA Corporate
  • € 130.20
    Average price:
    (per week)
  • € 18.60
    Best Price:
    Per Week
  • 85
    Most Popular Type:
    Compact
  • 17
    Most popular model:
    Fiat 500
  • 290
    Total Cars Available
     

Average prices per day for car hire at Barcelona Airport

ItemPercent
January€ 40
February€ 35
March€ 35
April€ 45
May€ 48
June€ 50
July€ 83
August€ 73
September€ 48
October€ 37
November€ 32
December€ 48
ItemPercent
January€ 35
February€ 33
March€ 32
April€ 42
May€ 45
June€ 46
July€ 72
August€ 64
September€ 45
October€ 34
November€ 30
December€ 43
ItemPercent
January€ 103
February€ 103
March€ 107
April€ 110
May€ 112
June€ 96
July€ 164
August€ 148
September€ 123
October€ 99
November€ 93
December€ 104
ItemPercent
January€ 60
February€ 51
March€ 57
April€ 69
May€ 70
June€ 71
July€ 115
August€ 104
September€ 72
October€ 56
November€ 49
December€ 66
ItemPercent
January€ 89
February€ 97
March€ 59
April€ 119
May€ 135
June€ 136
July€ 270
August€ 260
September€ 148
October€ 130
November€ 108
December€ 114
ItemPercent
January€ 31
February€ 26
March€ 25
April€ 31
May€ 35
June€ 35
July€ 62
August€ 54
September€ 36
October€ 26
November€ 24
December€ 35
ItemPercent
January€ 80
February€ 68
March€ 81
April€ 97
May€ 93
June€ 99
July€ 139
August€ 131
September€ 108
October€ 80
November€ 73
December€ 95
ItemPercent
January€ 40
February€ 35
March€ 35
April€ 44
May€ 48
June€ 47
July€ 79
August€ 69
September€ 49
October€ 33
November€ 30
December€ 43

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FAQs about car hire at Barcelona Airport

How much does car hire at Barcelona Airport cost?

Car hire at Barcelona Airport costs as little as €18.60 per day, however the average price across all suppliers for a Mini class vehicle is €35.90 per day. The most expensive car to hire is €313.30 per day from NATIONAL for a Seat Alhambra.

What car hire companies offer sanitised car rental in Barcelona Airport?

13 car hire brands have committed to maintaining sanitisation measures as per WHO COVID-19 guidelines in Barcelona Airport, including ALAMO, AVIS, GOLDCAR, see the full list here.

What car hire companies offer sanitised car rental at Barcelona Airport?

None of the car hire companies at Barcelona Airport are currently offering sanitised cars as per WHO COVID-19 guidelines.

Who is the best car rental agent at Barcelona Airport?

Based on recent customer reviews over the last 3 months, Flizzr EMEA Corporate has the highest customer rating for car hire at Barcelona Airport with a score of 8.3/10

with Sixt EMEA Corporate rated second best with a score of 8.1/10

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How much does it cost to hire a compact car at Barcelona Airport?

Today’s cheapest price for compact car hire at Barcelona Airport is €156.66 per week from RECORD.

Who is the cheapest car hire agent at Barcelona Airport?

The cheapest car hire company at Barcelona Airport is NIZA, with prices for a Mini class car such as the Fiat 500 available from as little as €130.20 per week.

How much is fuel at Barcelona Airport?

You can expect to pay €1.666/ltr of petrol and €1.737/ltr of diesel at Barcelona Airport. You’ll pay a premium if refilling at motorway services of up to 10%.

What car hire agencies are available at Barcelona Airport?

We can arrange great deals on car hire at Barcelona Airport with leading car hire companies such as ALAMO, AVIS, BUDGET, ENTERPRISE, EUROPCAR, FIREFLY, FLIZZR, GOLDCAR, HERTZ, KEDDY BY EUROPCAR, KEY N GO, LEASYS RENT - DRIVALIA, NATIONAL, NIZA, OK MOBILITY, RECORD, SIXT, THRIFTY as well as reputable, local car hire companies.

What type of car can I hire at Barcelona Airport?

We can arrange Compact, Compact Elite, Economy, Fullsize, Intermediate, Intermediate Elite, Luxury, Mini, Mini Elite, Oversize, Premium and Standard class rental cars at Barcelona Airport.

How much does it cost to hire a convertible car at Barcelona Airport?

We don’t currently have any convertible cars to hire at Barcelona Airport, but we are working in it and please check dates for future rentals.
The price at the moment for a convertible rental car at Barcelona Airport is €176.96 per week from LEASYS RENT - DRIVALIA for a Fiat 500 Convertible.

Do you have a discount code for car hire at Barcelona Airport?

We don’t have any discount codes for car hire at Barcelona Airport at the moment, however NIZA rates start from just €130.20 per week. If you’ve found a cheaper price than €130.20 from NIZA in Barcelona - Airport or any other rental agent, let us know and we’ll do our best to beat it.

How much does it cost to hire a car for a week at Barcelona Airport?

The cheapest price to hire a car for a week at Barcelona Airport is €130.20 per week with an average price of €251.30 per week across all car hire companies.
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Information about car hire agents at Barcelona Airport

Telephone numbers for popular car hire companies at Barcelona Airport

  • Europcar (tel: 34911505000)
  • Sixt (tel: +34-871180192)
  • Goldcar (tel: +34 918 341 400)
  • Budget (tel: 902 108 495)
  • Centauro (tel: +34 931931844)
  • Thrifty (tel: 932983637)
  • Firefly (tel: +34663722166)
  • Hertz (tel: 902011959)
  • Enterprise (tel: 935219095)
  • Alamo (tel: 935219095)

Pick-up locations for car hire companies at Barcelona Airport

  • Europcar (AEROPUERTO EL PRAT *NO TRUCK RETURN* KEYBOX IN PARKING, EL PRAT LLOBREGAT, EL PRAT DE LLOBREGAT, 08820)
  • Sixt (Terminal 1 & 2 Llegadas, El Prat de Llobregat, El Prat de Llobregat, 08820)
  • Goldcar (Barcelona Airport, El Prat de Llobregat, BARCELONA , 08820)
  • Budget (Bcn T1 & T2 Pick Up Dropoff, El Prat, Barcelona, 08820)
  • Centauro (Poligono Mas Blau II , C/ Alta Ribagorça, 30-34, El Prat De Llobregat, 08820)
  • Avis (Bcn T1 & T2 Pick Up Dropoff, El Prat, Barcelona, 08820, Barcelona)

Car hire company reviews at Barcelona Airport

  • Flizzr EMEA: Rated 8.3/10 from 36 reviews
  • Sixt EMEA: Rated 8.1/10 from 41 reviews
  • Enterprise EMEA: Rated 8.1/10 from 38 reviews
  • Budget EMEA: Rated 7.5/10 from 57 reviews
  • Key'n Go: Rated 7.4/10 from 16 reviews
  • Leasys Rent - Drivalia: Rated 7.4/10 from 64 reviews

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