Madrid is a city steeped in culture and tradition and best explored at your own pace, from the seat of a rental car. This city is the perfect destination for travelers who are interested in famous paintings and ancient architecture, but it's also ideal for those looking to enjoy a relaxing, slow-paced vacation. Take a step back and listen closely - you might be able to hear the soft melody of a Spanish guitar, the gentle swish of a flamenco dancer's shirt, and perhaps the lively shouts of a charismatic matador. Allow yourself to experience this metropolis at your own pace and take in everything this vibrant city has to offer when you rent a car in Madrid.
Book your rental car in Madrid today to guarantee yourself the lowest rate. Save up to 30% with Auto Europe and book with confidence knowing you are working with an industry leader in international car rentals. We guarantee the lowest rate on your rental and have a price match guarantee to back it up! Save even more on car rental insurance in Spain or add-ons like GPS and other accessories. With free cancelation up to 48 hours before pick-up, there is no reason to delay!
There are several convenient pick-up locations throughout the city. Auto Europe offers a variety of pick-up options from Madrid's international airports, rail stations, and a number of downtown offices located across the city. Compare rates from our most popular rental car pick-up and drop-off locations in Madrid.
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|Atocha Rail Station||Chamartin Rail Station||Barajas Airport|
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Driving through Spain in a rental car provides travelers with access to all of the beautiful art and architecture that draws tourists year round. When you book your rental with Auto Europe you're free to see more, touring on your own schedule without giving public transportation a second thought. Whether you're focused on the fine artwork, architecture and cultural events in Madrid or you're a foodie looking for the best local Spanish cuisine, rent a car in Madrid and you will see more and make the most of your time in this exciting city.
If you are a fan of museums, Madrid will not let you down since there are numerous offers for you to visit. Some of the more popular venues include the Prado Museum, Cerralbo Museum, Sorolla Museum, and the National archeological Museum. If museums aren't your cup of tea, do not worry, as there are so many other attractions available! Use our map to find attractions such as the Real Basilica de San Francisco el Grande, the Royal Palace of Madrid, Teatro Lara and the National Library of Spain. Do not wait any longer to download this map of Madrid so that you have fast and easy access to all of the city's best and most popular attractions!
The minimum age to rent a car in Madrid is 21 years of age, although a there are a few rental companies who require drivers to be at least 23 years old. Be sure to check with Auto Europe, and your individual supplier if you are under the age of 25 and looking to book a rental car in Madrid. Drivers within the ages of 21-24 may be required to pay an additional fee, known as a "young driver surcharge," which is usually upwards of 15-20 Euros a day, on top of the daily rental rate.
Many Auto Europe customers are surprised to learn they can book a rental car in Madrid without needing to have a credit card on file. By working with multiple suppliers in Madrid, Auto Europe knows which suppliers and car categories are ideal for booking without a credit card and won't require drivers to hand over thousands of dollars in the process. Contact us at 1-888-223-5555 for more assistance.
Like many European countries, travelers from the United States can pick-up a rental car in Madrid and drive off the lot with a domestic driver's license in good standing from your home country. While it's not technically a requirement to posses an international driver's license, if you are stopped by police without one, you may be fined.
Auto Europe strongly recommends all travelers planning on driving obtain an international driver's license in Spain to supplement your domestic license.