Alghero travel guide

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With a population of 34,261, Alghero is a must-see destination in Sardinia, Italy. It is one of the most popular cities to visit in the country.

When to visit Alghero

Alghero in November
Estimated hotel price
£42
1 night at 3-star hotel
Alghero in November
Estimated hotel price
£42
1 night at 3-star hotel

Looking for warm weather? Then head to Alghero in July, when the average temperature is 23 °C, and the highest can go up to 29 °C. The coldest month, on the other hand, is January, when it can get as cold as 6 °C, with an average temperature of 10 °C. You’re likely to see more rain in November, when precipitation is around 104 mm. In contrast, July is usually the driest month of the year in Alghero, with an average rainfall of 5 mm.

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How to Get to Alghero

Plane

When flying to Alghero, you’ll arrive at Alghero-Fertilia (AHO), which is located 8 km from the city centre. The shortest flight to Alghero from the United Kingdom departs from London and takes around 2h 30m.

Train

The train station in Alghero is called Alghero, and is located 1.7 km from the city centre.

Car

Another option to get to Alghero is to pick up a car hire from Olbia, which is about 107 km from Alghero. You’ll find branches of WowRent and Viaggiare Rent, among others, in Olbia.

Plane

When flying to Alghero, you’ll arrive at Alghero-Fertilia (AHO), which is located 8 km from the city centre. The shortest flight to Alghero from the United Kingdom departs from London and takes around 2h 30m.

Train

The train station in Alghero is called Alghero, and is located 1.7 km from the city centre.

Car

Another option to get to Alghero is to pick up a car hire from Olbia, which is about 107 km from Alghero. You’ll find branches of WowRent and Viaggiare Rent, among others, in Olbia.

Airlines serving Alghero

Lufthansa
Good (4,427 reviews)
KLM
Good (806 reviews)
SWISS
Good (910 reviews)
British Airways
Good (4,185 reviews)
Delta
Good (4,597 reviews)
Air France
Good (961 reviews)
Iberia
Good (1,520 reviews)
Austrian Airlines
Good (474 reviews)
Emirates
Excellent (2,099 reviews)
Qatar Airways
Good (2,456 reviews)
Air Canada
Good (5,332 reviews)
Brussels Airlines
Good (220 reviews)
Scandinavian Airlines
Good (795 reviews)
TAP AIR PORTUGAL
Good (1,098 reviews)
ITA Airways
Good (686 reviews)
Aer Lingus
Good (764 reviews)
Air Europa
Good (307 reviews)
easyJet
Good (1,421 reviews)
LATAM Airlines
Good (988 reviews)
Eurowings
Good (192 reviews)
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Where to stay in Alghero

From 5-star hotels such as the Smy Carlos V Alghero to great affordable options like the B&B Panorama Alghero, Alghero offers a range of accommodations for every taste. Average rates range from around £60 per night for a double room in a 3-star hotel to £100 and up for a 5-star experience.

Where to stay in popular areas of Alghero

Most booked hotels in Alghero

Hotel Catalunya
4 stars
Excellent (8.5, Excellent reviews)
£79+
Hotel Corte Rosada Resort & Spa - Adults Only
4 stars
Excellent (8.3, Excellent reviews)
£92+
Smy Carlos V Alghero
5 stars
Excellent (8.1, Excellent reviews)
£151+
Hotel Soleado
4 stars
Good (7.6, Good reviews)
£35+
Hotel La Margherita & Spa
3 stars
Good (7.6, Good reviews)
£46+
Hotel Oasis
4 stars
Excellent (9.2, Excellent reviews)
£85+

Hiring a car in Alghero

You’re likely to save money by hiring your car at the airport: locations in the city are, on average, 31% more expensive than at Alghero-Fertilia.

Expect to pay £1.60 per litre in Alghero (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your car hire, filling up the tank will cost between £19.16 and £25.54. The most frequently booked car type in Alghero is Mini (Fiat 500 or similar). If you’re looking to save money, though, keep in mind that Compact car hire (Peugeot 308 or similar) is, on average, 87% cheaper than other car hire types in the city.

You’re likely to save money by hiring your car at the airport: locations in the city are, on average, 31% more expensive than at Alghero-Fertilia.

Expect to pay £1.60 per litre in Alghero (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your car hire, filling up the tank will cost between £19.16 and £25.54. The most frequently booked car type in Alghero is Mini (Fiat 500 or similar). If you’re looking to save money, though, keep in mind that Compact car hire (Peugeot 308 or similar) is, on average, 87% cheaper than other car hire types in the city.

Car hire agencies in Alghero

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