Car Hire in
Car hire in Spain based on Honesty
transparency, integrity & quality
Drivalia is different – our core values are to offer the most honest, easy and clear car hire in Spain. We are one of the highest rated car rental companies in Spain thanks to the quality of our cars and service. We offer car hire in Alicante, Mallorca, Valencia, Bilbao, Girona, Murcia & Santiago. Welcome to the home of Drivalia Ultimate – truly all inclusive car hire with no hidden extras.
The Llevant Peninsula
Our flagship package – all-inclusive car hire with no deposit, no excess and no fuss!
Carretera del Aeropuerto – Torrellano s/n 03320 – Alicante
Phone: +34 965 681 661 / +34 628 389 564
Summer 08:00 – 23:00
(1st of April until 31st of October)
Winter 08:00 – 22:00
(1st of November until 31st of March)
How to find Drivalia at Alicante airport
On arrival at the Airport Terminal, please proceed to the main bus stop area situated inmediatley outside the building doors on floor -2 (minus 2). Our shuttle bus properly identified will be in bus stop numbers 1 to 3 and will promptly take you to our premises situated a few hundred metres away from the Terminal building. The shuttle service runs regularly throughout the day and so if there is no bus on arrival don´t worry, it will be with you soon.
How to arrive to Drivalia Alicante by car
– From the South (Santa Pola, Torrejvieja etc), head towards Alicante on the N-332 and take the exit to the N-338, signposted “Aeropuerto”.
– From the North of Alicante (Alcoy) take the A-7 from the N-340 and follow this road until the N-338 where you need to take the exit towards the airport.
– From the North East (Benidorm, Villajoyosa etc) take the AP-7 and A-70 until the N-338. Take exit 22 from the A-70 and follow the N-338 to the airport.
– From the North West (Elda, Villena) drive on the A-31 and the N-338. Take exit 22 from the E-15/A-70 and follow the N-338 to the airport.
– When you arrive at the airport you will enter from a large roundabout. As you enter and the road straightens you will see several lanes. Carefully move over to the right hand lane and stay to the right lane (with the overhead sign “T Carga”).
At the end turn right and you will pass the old terminal 2 on your left. You will come to a small rounsabout, turn right. Then continue around 100m to the stop sign. At the stop sign you turn right although it feels more like you are just following the road.
After a few metres you will see a small sign to the left “Torrellano”. Turn left here and you will find the Drivalia office a few hundred metres along this road on the right hand side.
Frequently asked questions about car hire
In Alicante airport
Upon arrival you will need to show your passport, a valid driving licence and a valid credit card (VISA or MASTERCARD only) all in the name of the main driver.
Please note that a credit card will not be required if you have purchased our Ultimate package or our Drivalia S.C.D.W. cover. This only applies to cover purchased on Drivalia.com at the time of booking or at our rental desk.
We will also need to see the driving licence of any additional driver(s) although they do not need to be present.
The above are generally all that is required although in some cases we may need to see additional documentation such as your flight confirmations.
Alicante airport first opened in May 1967, when package holidays to the Costa Blanca really gained popularity. Car hire at Alicante airport has grown enormously since the early days when most flight arrivals in Alicante were taking coach loads of tourists from Alicante to Benidorm. Now the airport is one of the busiest in Spain, handling around 14 million passengers each year with steady year on year growth.
Whilst package holidays are still popular, Alicante airport now serves millions of passengers who want to do more than travel from Alicante to Benidorm by bus and instead want to enjoy car hire from Alicante airport and the freedom that it offers to explore the whole of the diverse province of Alicante and beyond.
Car hire from Alicante Airport
Hiring a car is a fantastic way to get the most out of your holiday in Spain and Drivalia have built a reputation over the years of offering what is arguably the best car hire at Alicante airport. Not only do we offer the most honest and transparent car hire at great value prices but our strategically located and purpose-built offices are away from the crowds and the queues often associated with hiring a car from inside the terminal. Our regular courtesy shuttle bus will bring you the short 3-minute drive where your car will be waiting for you to collect.
If you choose to hire a car when you come to Alicante airport, then by choosing Drivalia Ultimate you know that the price you see if the price that you pay. The rate includes fully comprehensive cover with no excess, no deposit, a free second driver, unlimited km´s and the peace of mind that comes with our 24/7 support and roadside assistance in case you need it. Couple this with the newest cars in town, friendliest staff who speak your language and our fair and honest pricing and it is no wonder that we are considered by so many to offer the best all inclusive car hire at Alicante airport.
Alicante to Benidorm and much more besides
With Drivalia you can rest assured that you will be in good hands when you trust us to care for you and provide your holiday hire car. Remember too that when you book Drivalia Ultimate you will benefit from truly all inclusive car hire at alicante airport with no extras.
The climate in the area is wonderful with over 300 days of sun a year and according to the world health organisation, the Costa Blanca is one of the healthiest places in the world to live with a very high life expectancy which is thanks to a combination of the Mediterranean diet and the micro climate in the area which stretches from Denia in the north of the region to Murcia in the south. The inland mountain range with an average height of between 1000 and 1500 metres acts like a buffer, protecting the region and keeping the climate and often the weather of the region quite different to the rest of Spain.
So whether you want to join the millions of tourists from all walks of life who hire a car and travel from Alicante to Benidorm, or whether you want to explore the mountain villages, vibrant city life, or some of the many blue flag beaches, when you hire a car from Drivalia you will be sure to have a wonderful time on the Costa Blanca.
Arrivals at Alicante Airport
All flight arrivals at Alicante come into the new terminal at Alicante airport, which is very easy to navigate. After disembarking the plane and clearing passport control you will make your way to the baggage reclaim area. After collecting your luggage, you will pass through to the arrivals hall where there is a restaurant if you need to eat and also a pharmacy should you need it.
If you have booked with Drivalia you then simply need to make your way down in the lift to level minus two (-2) which is the shuttle bus station and the Drivalia bus will collect you from bus stops one to five to bring you the very short journey to our offices. You can find out more about our car hire from Alicante airport here
Departures from Alicante Airport
At the end of your holiday, if you have hired a car from Drivalia, once you have returned the car to our facilities you will be promptly taken back to the bus station at Alicante airport in our courtesy shuttle bus. From the bus station in level minus two (-2) you simply need to take the lift to level two which is the check-in area.
After checking in your luggage, pass through the security checks and you will enter the departures lounge where you will find an array of shops and bars. Make sure that you check the screens regularly for information as to which boarding gate you need because announcements are not made over the loud speaker system for all flights.