Collision damage waiver and theft protection are insurance options that cover renters from paying high penalty fees if the car is stolen or returned damaged. Some Torremolinos car providers already include Collision Damage Waiver (CDW) and Theft Protection Waiver into the rental price but not all of them. We recommend always be aware of your coverage when renting a car in in Torremolinos.
Keep in mind that car hire excess insurances often have a deductible clause, which is the amount you’ll have to pay if something happens during the time of your rental. If you want to avoid unwanted surprises, you should consider adding a no-deductible option to your Torremolinos car rental.
Some car hire companies in Torremolinos which have updated their car rental health and safety policies due to COVID-19 to make sure vehicles are clean and disinfected include Europcar and Enterprise
On average a hire car in Torremolinos costs £10 per day.
The average price of fuel in Torremolinos is £4.75 per litre over the past 30 days. Filling up a tank of fuel costs between £57 and £76, depending on the car size.
Economy (Volkswagen Polo or similar) is the most frequently booked car hire type in Torremolinos.
Car hire companies that offer shuttle or pick-up services from Malaga airport to off-airport locations include Goldcar Rental SP, Delpaso, INTERRENT, Record Go, NIZACARS, Centauro, OK RENT A CAR, Firefly, Sixt and Europcar.
Take a look at our extensive car hire location map to find the best car hire deals near you.
A Economy car hire in Torremolinos costs £2 per day, on average.
A Mini car hire in Torremolinos costs £10 per day, on average.
In Torremolinos, cars are most frequently hired at Delpaso Malaga Airport (4 miles from city centre).
On average hiring a car in Torremolinos costs £72 per week (£10 per day).
On average a car hire in Torremolinos costs £308 per month (£10 per day).
An economy vehicle is more than enough to get you from A to B in and around Torremolinos, but you will want to carefully consider the car you rent depending on your needs. For example, if you are looking to explore the coast in style, there are plenty of luxury vehicles available that will allow you to do just that. Families and groups may want to choose a spacious SUV or people carrier for comfortable beach trips, while those looking to stay within the confines of the town would prefer a nice and simple compact.
When driving around the Costa del Sol, be aware that the maximum speed limit on motorways is 120km/h (roughly 75mph) and 100km/h (roughly 60mph) on dual carriageways. In urban areas, the speed limit drops to 50km/h (roughly 30mph) for the major roads and 30km/h (roughly 20mph) in built-up areas. Always stick to the limits; if you are not a Spanish resident, speeding fines will need to be paid on the spot.
There are plenty of petrol stations for filling up around the Andalusia region and, generally speaking, prices are slightly elevated closer to the major roads and motorways. A litre of petrol costs around €1.36 (£1.18) and a litre of diesel is cheaper at around €1.25 (£1.08).
Finding parking around Torremolinos is no problem, with the main beach resorts providing on-site private parking and the hotels and shopping centres doing the same, often free up to 2h for customers only. The town centre has a number of dedicated car parks, and on-street parking is also available, however, always be certain to read the information regarding parking rules, time limits, and whether a pay and display ticket needs to be purchased and put in the window.