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Cheap Car Hire in Bilbao

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

Discover the most affordable period to rent a car in Bilbao 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

R252

February

R270

March

R577

April

R469

May

R469

June

R487

July

R649

August

R631

September

R415

October

R360

November

R252

December

R433

Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in Bilbao is January. 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.

Compare available car types for rental in Bilbao

Compare and contrast the various car types offered for hire in Bilbao 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

R155 - R1 040

All Car Types

R155 - R957

To hire a small car in Bilbao, Spain, you would pay an average price of R363/day. February is the cheapest month to hire a small car in Bilbao, Spain (~R155/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is December (~R1 040/day). In fact, February is about 58% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a small car hire for Bilbao. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Bilbao, renting a small car is 2% 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.

Top rental agencies in Bilbao

Explore the leading car hire agencies in Bilbao known for their outstanding service and extensive range of vehicles to choose from. There are currently 8 car hire companies in Bilbao. Reviews were last updated on 12 July 2024.
Have a look at the top car hire agencies available in Bilbao, including Europcar, Alamo and Budget. Skim reviews, hire company locations, prices, and more before making your decision.

Europcar

2 locations

Alamo

8,1
Very Good
10 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8,3

Comfort

8,1

Overall

8,1

Pick-up/drop-off

8,5

Value

7,8

Budget

8,1
Very Good
6 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

9,1

Comfort

8,7

Overall

8,1

Pick-up/drop-off

7,5

Value

8,2

Dollar

2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8,0

Comfort

6,8

Overall

6,8

Pick-up/drop-off

7,2

Value

6,8

Hertz

6,4
Okay
10 reviews3 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8,3

Comfort

6,9

Overall

5,9

Pick-up/drop-off

7,3

Value

5,6

Avis

6,0
Okay
5 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8,6

Comfort

6,6

Overall

6,0

Pick-up/drop-off

4,6

Value

6,0

Rental Plus

2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

10,0

Comfort

8,0

Overall

6,0

Pick-up/drop-off

10,0

Value

8,0

SURPRICE CAR RENTAL

9 locations

Car hire FAQs

Find answers to frequently asked questions about car hires in Bilbao, including policies, requirements, and more. FAQs were last updated on 12 July 2024.
  • Which car hire company is considered to be the best in Bilbao?

    Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, Record Go (10,0 rating), Sixt (9,4 rating) and Budget (8,3 rating) seem to be the best car hire companies in Bilbao.

  • What are petrol prices like in Bilbao?

    The average price of petrol in Bilbao 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 Bilbao for a week from Record Go?

    Record Go is a popular option for travellers looking for car hire in Bilbao. You can expect the average cost of car hire to be about R1 794 per week.

  • How far in advance should I hire a car in Bilbao 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 49% to make it a great deal in Bilbao. 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 Bilbao?

    Yes, cars are available to be hired for an entire month in Bilbao.

  • What car do most people hire in Bilbao?

    The most popular car to hire while in Bilbao is the Peugeot 208, which is a Economy vehicle.

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