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Cheap Car Hire in Barcelona from R243

This price is the cheapest per day rate found by a Cheapflights user in the last 72 hours by searching for a car hire in Barcelona with a pick-up date of 18/7 and drop-off date of 25/7. Fares are subject to change and may not be available at all agencies or on all dates of hire. Click the price to replicate the search for this deal.
Driver's age: 26-65
Fri 19/7
Fri 26/7

Barcelona car hires in 2024

Get helpful information to start your search for the perfect car hire in Barcelona. The average price data is based on the last 12 months and was last updated on 12 July 2024.

Most popular company

CLICKRENT

Price of petrol per litre

R31,22

Average price per day

R465

Cheapest price per day

R243

What is the cheapest time to rent a car in Barcelona?

Discover the most affordable period to rent a car in Barcelona and save money on your trip. The monthly average price data is based on historical data over the last year and was last updated on 12 July 2024.

January

R288

February

R360

March

R559

April

R415

May

R469

June

R541

July

R613

August

R577

September

R396

October

R378

November

R270

December

R505

Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in Barcelona is November. The most expensive time to rent a car is July. The cheapest prices for each month are shown above, but prices will vary based on availability, how far out you book your rental car, and of course, car type.

Popular car types in Barcelona

Explore the most popular car models available for hire in Barcelona and choose the one that suits your needs. The price data is sourced from various car hire companies and was last updated on 12 July 2024.

There are 58 hire agencies servicing Barcelona. These agencies, altogether, have 171 hire locations available. Need an affordable hire? small car is the cheapest car type to hire in Barcelona with prices from R243 a day in the previous 7-day period. Here are 3 car types you can hire in Barcelona:

Economy

Economy

Compact

Compact

Intermediate

Intermediate

Mini

Mini

Passenger van

Passenger van

Compact SUV

Compact SUV

Intermediate SUV

Intermediate SUV

Compare available car types for rental in Barcelona

Compare and contrast the various car types offered for hire in Barcelona to find the perfect fit for your trip. Price data is based on averages over the last 12 months and was last updated on 12 July 2024.

Small cars

R246 - R879

All Car Types

R354 - R1 044

To hire a small car in Barcelona, Spain, you would pay an average price of R535/day. January is the cheapest month to hire a small car in Barcelona, Spain (~R246/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is June (~R879/day). In fact, January is about 55% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a small car hire for Barcelona. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Barcelona, renting a small car saves you 20% in costs. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity. Here are the best Barcelona small car hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a medium car in Barcelona, Spain, you would pay an average price of R719/day. January is the cheapest month to hire a medium car in Barcelona, Spain (~R360/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is December (~R1 005/day). In fact, January is about 50% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a medium car hire for Barcelona. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Barcelona, renting a medium car is 9% more expensive. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity. Here are the best Barcelona medium car hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a large car in Barcelona, Spain, you would pay an average price of R930/day. November is the cheapest month to hire a large car in Barcelona, Spain (~R414/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is January (~R2 795/day). In fact, November is about 56% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a large car hire for Barcelona. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Barcelona, renting a large car is 29% more expensive. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity.

To hire a SUV in Barcelona, Spain, you would pay an average price of R611/day. March is the cheapest month to hire a SUV in Barcelona, Spain (~R319/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is June (~R1 456/day). In fact, March is about 48% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a SUV hire for Barcelona. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Barcelona, renting a SUV saves you 8% in costs. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity. Here are the best Barcelona SUV hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a van in Barcelona, Spain, you would pay an average price of R807/day. November is the cheapest month to hire a van in Barcelona, Spain (~R548/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is October (~R1 859/day). In fact, November is about 33% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a van hire for Barcelona. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Barcelona, renting a van is 19% more expensive. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity.

Ford FiestaR243/day
2
M
A/C
Ford Fiesta
Suzuki CiazR246/day
4
M
A/C
Suzuki Ciaz

Top rental agencies in Barcelona

Explore the leading car hire agencies in Barcelona known for their outstanding service and extensive range of vehicles to choose from. There are currently 8 car hire companies in Barcelona. Reviews were last updated on 12 July 2024.
Hire a car with one of the top providers serving the Barcelona area such as Hertz, Europcar and Sixt. Make sure to read reviews, pricing info, location, and other important details before choosing a car hire agency.

Hertz

5,0
Fair
48 reviews6 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7,1

Comfort

6,6

Overall

5,0

Pick-up/drop-off

5,6

Value

5,2

Europcar

8,9
Very Good
3 reviews7 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

9,7

Comfort

9,2

Overall

8,9

Pick-up/drop-off

10,0

Value

8,9

Sixt

7,4
Good
18 reviews9 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8,5

Comfort

8,4

Overall

7,4

Pick-up/drop-off

7,2

Value

7,4

Enterprise Rent-A-Car

7,1
Good
14 reviews5 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7,2

Comfort

7,3

Overall

7,1

Pick-up/drop-off

6,9

Value

6,7

Avis

7,0
Good
23 reviews4 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7,7

Comfort

7,5

Overall

6,8

Pick-up/drop-off

6,0

Value

7,0

Budget

6,9
Okay
16 reviews4 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7,8

Comfort

7,7

Overall

6,9

Pick-up/drop-off

6,8

Value

6,9

Dollar

6,0
Okay
23 reviews6 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7,2

Comfort

6,6

Overall

5,7

Pick-up/drop-off

5,4

Value

5,8

Thrifty

5,0
Fair
8 reviews6 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

5,6

Comfort

5,2

Overall

5,0

Pick-up/drop-off

4,7

Value

4,5

Best Barcelona car hire deals found

Browse through a selection of recently found affordable car hiredeals in Barcelona. Plan your trip with ease and find the perfect rental option for your needs. There are currently 8 hire car agencies in Barcelona with an average daily rate of R490. Data was last updated on 12 July 2024.
Check out some of the very best car hire deals we've found in Barcelona. Deals are updated frequently so be sure to check back soon for more options.
Ford FiestaR243/day
2
M
A/C
Ford Fiesta
Suzuki CiazR246/day
4
M
A/C
Suzuki Ciaz
Ford EcoSportR256/day
4
M
A/C
Ford EcoSport

Car hire FAQs

Find answers to frequently asked questions about car hires in Barcelona, including policies, requirements, and more. FAQs were last updated on 12 July 2024.
  • What is the cheapest hire car found in Barcelona?

    In the past two weeks, Cheapflights users have found many deals under R465/day when booking a car hire in Barcelona. The absolute best deal a user found was for R363/day from Record Go, booked on Jul. 7.

  • What car hire company is typically the cheapest in Barcelona?

    According to our data, users have found the cheapest deals when booking a car hire in Barcelona from the following companies over the past two weeks: Centauro (R208/day), Firefly (R363/day), and Record Go (R512/day).

  • Which car hire company is considered to be the best in Barcelona?

    Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, Quadis Rent A Car (10,0 rating), Firefly (10,0 rating) and Centauro (9,0 rating) seem to be the best car hire companies in Barcelona.

  • What are petrol prices like in Barcelona?

    The average price of petrol in Barcelona is R31,22/litre over the past month, costing you anywhere between R1 405 and R2 029 to fill up a car’s fuel tank.

  • How much does it cost to hire a car in Barcelona for a week from CLICK RENT ?

    CLICK RENT is one of the top picks in Barcelona. They can have you in a hire car for about R2 884 per week on average.

  • How far in advance should I hire a car in Barcelona for the best price?

    Booking early almost always ensures you have more options of car models to choose from, as well as prices reduced by up to 42% to make it a great deal in Barcelona. Try to book at least 7 days prior to when you need the car hire to close on a rate below the average.

  • Can I rent a car for a month in Barcelona?

    The length of time you can book a car hire for is subject to the inventory of the supplier. When renting a vehicle from Barcelona it should be possible to hire a car for a whole month if needed.

  • How much does it cost to rent a car in Barcelona for a month?

    Our recent data shows that Record Go can potentially be 18% below the average car hire price in Barcelona. Check prices and availability for Record Go and save on this extended car hire. The cost of hiring a vehicle in Barcelona is on average R12 358 a month or R412 a day. Search on Cheapflights for the most updated pricing and availability for your Barcelona car hire.

  • How much is a car hire in Barcelona for a weekend?

    Car hire prices in Barcelona are typically R0 for the weekend. On Cheapflights, you’ll be able to find great car hire deals on any type of vehicle. However, consider hiring a Mini to save money on your trip to R0. Our users have found prices for Mini car hire in August to be on average R0 per day.

  • What car do most people hire in Barcelona?

    The most popular car to hire while in Barcelona is the Fiat 500, which is a Mini vehicle.

See more FAQs

Van hires in Barcelona

Find people carrier hire deals in Barcelona from well-known providers in the area and save on gas mileage with the options provided below. people carrier hires in Barcelona cost an average of R1 224 per day. Price data was last updated on 12 July 2024.
These are some of the best deals we've found on van hires in the Barcelona area at the moment. Be sure to check back often to find alternative deals on van hires.
Suzuki ErtigaR965/day
5
M
A/C
Suzuki Ertiga
Toyota AvanzaR1 168/day
5
M
A/C
Toyota Avanza
Toyota AvanzaR1 173/day
5
M
A/C
Toyota Avanza

Car hires by fuel type in Barcelona

Browse car hires by fuel type in Barcelona. Currently, Electric cars are the cheapest to rent in Barcelona. Deals were last updated on 12 July 2024.

Browse through car hire deals by fuel type in Barcelona. There are currently 3 fuel types to choose from with Electric being the cheapest (R15+).

Electric

Electric

Hybrid

Hybrid

Petrol/Diesel

Petrol/Diesel

Airport car hires in Barcelona
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