Renting a car certainly is the most comfortable and convenient way of getting around on Sardinia . There simply is no better way to get from the airport to your hotel or to discover the island’s many hidden treasures. All major car rental companie s such as Hertz or Europcar have an agency in nearly every bigger town of the island. Especially Sardinia’s three major airports of Cagliari , Olbia and Alghero are well equipped with plenty of car hires.
Car Hire Cagliari Sardinia
Cagliari is the main destination for most flights from the UK to Sardinia . The island’s capital is well connected with the less touristy beaches in the south and the centre of Sardinia. Hertz , Sixt , Europcar , Avis and a number of Italian and regional companies have car hire stations right at the airport .
Sixt has deals for economy cars starting from £48.50 per day or £196.40 for a week. Renting a mid-size car like the Renault Scenic is possible for £97 or £457.39 respectively.You can save a lot of money by renting your car in downtown Cagliari.
Opodo has deals from £275.66 per week for intermediate cars.
Car Hire Olbia Sardinia
The airport of Olbia is your best choice if you want to spend your holiday in the tourist resorts in the north of Sardinia . The famous beaches of the Costa Smeralda are only a short drive away. A large variety of car rental agencies can be found at the airport right outside the main building.
- Auto-Europe has agencies at the airport as well as a Downtown office at Via Catello Piro 18/a. Prices at both stations start at £44.08 per day or £137.90 per week for an economy car . Midsize cars like the Mercedes A 180 are available from £89.11 or £275.66 respectively.
- Expedia has a good overview over all available deals at Olbia airport. Prices for a midsize car start at £89.73 per day.
Car Hire Alghero Sardinia
Alghero can be a good alternative for all travels to the North of Sardinia . The city is the main airport for flights with Ryan Air from London or Dublin. Hertz , Europcar and Avis all have car rental agencies right inside the airport.
- Hertz has deals for compact cars like the Ford Focus from £62.27 for a day or £209.10 per week. Hertz also offers standard or premium cars like the Alfa Romeo 159 or the Mercedes C 220 for prices from £171.55 or £228.90 per day.
- Cheap car rental deals are available within the centre of Alghero. A good overview of all available deals in Alghero can be found at Ebookers.com .