A car rental in Italy will allow you to make the most of your time abroad. Whether you are visiting for business or pleasure, the delicious cuisine, lavish landscapes and fascinating heritage and history of Italy is best discovered by car. Start your adventure in Milan, Lamezia Terme, or Rome and enjoy the best rates in the industry and a fantastic selection of vehicles. Auto Europe offers a price match guarantee, an impressive fleet of cars for rent in Italy (including both automatic and manual transmission vehicles), and convenient pick-up locations throughout this popular destination. Simply pick up your rental car in Italy at the Milan Centrale Rail Station or Rome Fiumicino Airport and you're on your way. Save up to 30% when you book your Italy car rental online today!
Browse our most popular pick-up locations. We offer ground transportation at all major cities in Italy.
Auto Europe offers competitive rental car rates at every major transportation terminal in Italy. Here are our most popular pick-up and drop-off locations at Italy's major airports and rail stations.
Airport Car Rentals
Rail Station Rental Cars
|Florence Peretola Airport||Como San Giovanni Rail Station|
|Milan Linate Airport||Florence Santa Maria Novella Rail Station|
|Milan Malpensa Airport||Genoa Principe Central Rail Station|
|Naples International Airport||Milan Centrale Rail Station|
|Rome Fiumicino Airport||Rome Termini Rail Station|
|Venice Marco Polo Airport||Venice Piazzale Roma Station|
Auto Europe can book your vehicle in the convenient location of your choice. We offer service in hundreds of destinations throughout Italy. Explore all of the locations in Italy where we offer service:
|Northern Italy Locations||Central Italy Locations||Southern Italy Locations|
The minimum age to rent a car in Italy is 21, but some rental companies allow drivers as young as 18 to rent from them as long as they have held their license for longer than one year. Any driver under the age of 25 should be prepared to pay a young driver's surcharge that ranges from €15-€22 per day. There is no maximum driving age in Italy; however, the maximum driving age for some car rental companies is 75 years old. In these cases, drivers may be required to hold a letter from their physician stating they are healthy and fit to drive. Further information can be found on our Rental Car Age Requirements page.
Drivers must carry their car rental's proof of insurance, registration papers and domestic driver license at all times when operating a rental vehicle in Italy. An International Driver's Permit (IDP) is also required when driving in Italy. This document translates your US driver's license, and is available for purchase at the American Automobile Club or the National Auto Club before traveling to Italy.
Most car categories can be driven anywhere in Western Europe without restriction. Due to insurance regulations, there are restrictions on luxury car categories and on travel in certain countries. Auto Europe has special rental programs for driving into Eastern Europe. Please take a minute to ensure that your intended itinerary will be possible with the car you plan to rent. Domestic one-way car rentals are available between select locations when driving in Italy, additional fees may apply. There are fees for international one-way rentals and not all vehicles are allowed.
Cars and vans rented in Italy are allowed into the following countries only when arrangements are made in advance with Auto Europe:
Renting a car in Italy is more than just a way to get from point A to point B. The right car allows you to see more during your trip and to navigate Italy's famous cities and storied countryside in style and comfort. Whether you hope to cruise the Adriatic or Amalfi coast in a classic Italian sports car or plan to zip through the sun-drenched Tuscan countryside in a sporty mini cooper, Auto Europe can supply the perfect vehicle for your trip. From smart cars well-suited to Rome's crowded streets to automatic car rentals in Italy and rugged SUV rentals equipped to handle the steep roads of Stelvio's Pass - renting a car in Italy from Auto Europe is the best way to enhance your trip.
If you're like most travelers, finding the best deal is important to you and you'll likely comparison shop across the web, selecting the lowest rate you find. Our advice is to make sure that you're comparing apples to apples ... it's easy to feel like you're getting the best deal on a cheap car rental in Italy, only to discover later that you'll have to pay a lot more at the rental car desk.
Auto Europe works with the most reputable rental companies operating in Italy and we guarantee the best rate on your Italian auto rental. You can compare prices from brand names you recognize and trust in our booking engine and choose the brand name and rate that is best for you. And if you do happen to find a lower rate elsewhere please bring it to us! We'll review your booking with any competitor and give you a better deal.
To book your rental car in Italy today simply do an online search or give our knowledgeable team a call toll-free at 1-888-223-5555. We look forward to making your rental experience in Italy smooth, affordable and hassle-free.