Compare car rentals in Italy

Cheap car rental in Italy. Searching and comparing prices from 550 car rental companies. Daily discounts and special offers. Make stops where you like, and not where the tour guide decides, quickly get to a place, carry everything you need with you, such a trip will be easy and convenient. And with the help of the Car-scanner service, it will be advantageous as well; you will find special offers for rent on our website.

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Italy - Car models and reference cost of rent

In order to see the daily average cost of a car, select a model from the list.

An important detail! Please note that the price for the same car may differ by 20 - 30% depending on the car rental point.

Speed limits

In a new city, you are going to get many impressions, do not make acquaintance with the local road patrol service one of these impressions and do not take time and money away from your own rest. In order to avoid this, it is enough to comply with the speed limit:

Carefully follow the information on the road signs; sometimes the allowed speed is reduced for some local reasons.

Italy average fuel price.

There are not many petrol stations in the city centre, they may often be found along the perimeter. Therefore, carefully monitor sensors and try not to bring the tank to a state of complete emptiness.
Price of fuel in Italy as of today is as follows:


Age restrictions

Please note that drivers under 25 and over 70 are often less trusted at the provider's office and are subject to an extra payment when renting. Visit the Age Restrictions section to find out how a driver of your age group is charged when booking.

How to get an additional discount in Italy

We care about your budget and in conjunction with rental companies of Italy, we regularly make deals and launch special offers. Start monitoring prices for dates you are interested in right at the beginning of planning your trip, so you have a better chance to rent a car with the maximum benefit. The most reasonable time is 2-4 months before the start of the rental time within normal periods and 3-6 months within the high season.

You may cancel the booking free of charge 24 hours before the start of the rental time, in this case, the money will be returned to your account in full.

Return in other city or country

To find out the possibility and cost of returning a rented car in another city, check the box "return to another place" and search for options. In the search results, only those rental companies will be displayed that allow you to return cars to another location. The price indicated on our website already includes the one-way tariff.

Additional fees and taxes

Planning your trip budget with cars-scanner is easy; when booking, you see the final price of renting a car. No additional fees are charged.

During the booking process, you will be offered to choose equipment that is not included in the standard package, for example, sports equipment storage. You will know the price immediately, but you should pay for it to the rental company upon receipt of a car.

Get insured and enjoy tour travel

When booking, you will be offered several options for car insurance. For a quiet trip, cars-scanner recommends that you take out a full insurance policy, which covers almost all possible damages. You may do this on our website or at the rental company office.

Carefully read the terms and conditions; there should be a complete list of all occurrences clearly written in the Insurance Cover section. 

Cover features

In addition, for your convenience, we prepared a table with information on the amount of deposit from popular car rental companies in Italy

Car rental company Car class Apx. Deposit amount
budget Mini / Economy 200-400 £
Compact / Standard 400-800 £
Fullsize / Premium 700+ £
avis Mini / Economy / Compact 150-500 £
Standard / Estate 300-700 £
Fullsize / Premium / SUV 700+ £
europcar Mini / Economy 250-500 £
Standard / Estate 300-750 £
Fullsize / Premium / Minivan 600+ £
hertz Economy 200-600 £
Compact / Standard / Estate 300-700 £
Fullsize / Premium / Cabrio 550+ £
sixt Mini / Economy 250-600 £
Compact / Standard 400-900 £
Fullsize / Premium 500+ £

Payment method

You may pay for your booking using MasterCard, Visa, Maestro, and American Express.

IMPORTANT. It often happens that at the moment of receiving the car receipt, you may be requested to provide your personal credit card. To find out in advance which card you need, carefully read the Payment Methods section in the document with rental terms.

Deposit and credit card information


If such a requirement does exist, and you are the holder of a debit card, it is not a problem. Many banks issue debit cards, which are listed as credit cards in the system and have zero limit. Check your card type on www.bindb.com by entering the first 6 digits.

Crossing international borders in a rented car

Do you want to take a car and visit several countries at once? Consult the Border Crossing section in advance in order to know exactly which borders allow crossing.

Travel restrictions

Documents required for car receipt

Driver's license
Credit card
Voucher
PLEASE NOTE

According to the rules of most rental companies of Italy, the provision of an international driving licence is required.

Be careful on the road. Fines in Italy are quite high.

In Italy, as well as in other European cities, adherence of traffic rules is strictly monitored, and punishments are rigorously enforced. Follow the speed limits and traffic rules, do not drink at the wheel, and most likely, a meeting with the road patrol service staff will be a threatening one. There is also a chance to get fined in everyday life. We have collected the most common situations you should beware of:


Be attentive to warning signs and plaques you meet in Italy. All of them are accompanied by pictograms and arranged in such way to understand the rules of conduct even without knowing a foreign language. Anything may lead to a fine, speeding, a spontaneous lunch in the wrong place, or accidentally dropping litter. And do not forget a serious violation may lead you to a trial in court.

Toll highways

You may use cash and cards to pay for toll roads. Local drivers equip vehicles with special readers, so beware; you may not drive in the same way.

Booking cancellation & modification policy

You may find the cancellation form on our website. Standard conditions provides the following cancellation rules:

Please note that some special offers may change the cancellation policy; carefully read the terms and conditions to plan your vacation well.

Reviews

2017-01-29
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2017-06-05
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2017-03-14
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