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Lanzarote Car Rental Deals

Choose a car rental in Lanzarote with Sixt for premium transportation with excellent customer service and online support. With a car rental in Lanzarote you can explore hidden coves, picturesque towns and volcanic landscapes in style and comfort. With our huge fleet you can find the ideal rental car for your vacation, whether you%u2019re on a family resort vacation or group road trip in Lanzarote. Our branch at Lanzarote Airport is located close to the capital Arrecife, on the island main highway, the LZ-2. The island is fairly compact so a car rental in Lanzarote is a great way to make the most from a vacation. It takes just 10 minutes in a rental car from our branch to Arrecife while Playa Blanca on the southern tip of the island can be reached in about 30 minutes. Read on to find out more about our services, tips for the region and information on our top 3 cities: Arrecife, Costa Teguise and Tías. We also have information on the climate, cuisine, and activities for children on Lanzarote.

 
  • Lanzarote Airport
    Ctra. Arrecife - Yaiza, Km 2.6
    35500 Arrecife

    Mo. - Su.05:30 - 24:00
    Bank Holiday05:30 - 24:00
    Book at this location

  • Lanzarote Airport

    Sixt rent a car
    Ctra. Arrecife - Yaiza, Km 2.6
    35500 Arrecife

    Mo. - Su.05:30 - 24:00
    Bank Holiday05:30 - 24:00

    24 h pickup

    Available vehicle categories: Compact Cars & Sedans, Sports cars & convertibles, 4x4 / SUV

Rent a Car with Sixt in Lanzarote, Spain

Our Services | FAQS | Tips for the Region | Important Cities | Climate, Cuisine & Traveling with Children

Our Services

Make your reservation online with Sixt and you can benefit from our brand new fleet of economy and luxury vehicles, excellent customer service and a wide array of optional add ons. With practical solutions to make your trip more comfortable and extra coverage options you can tailor your car rental deals in Lanzarote to suit your particular vacation needs.

    Some of our optional add ons in Lanzarote:

  • Child, baby and booster seats
  • GPS
  • Pick up full, return low
  • Additional Drivers

With a stylish and extensive fleet you can find the ideal car rental for your vacation. Our fleet includes luxury models that are brand new and packed with the latest features to keep you secure and entertained. Please remember we can only guarantee you a car rental in your selected vehicle category as specific models are subject to availability at the specific branch.

    Which Rental Vehicle Class is Right for Me?

  • Sedans are a great all around choice for a small group or family car but also ideal for couples and business trips.
  • Convertibles are fun to drive and beautifully designed. Enjoy the views and sunshine on Lanzarote with the top down and the wind in your hair.
  • SUVs are robust and sturdy with extra leg space and plenty of room for all of your luggage.
  • For large group vacations our roomy minivans and passenger vans offer the perfect way to take group sightseeing trips, share the costs and arrive at your destination together.

Drivers License Requirements

To rent a car in Lanzarote, drivers licenses printed in a non-Roman alphabet must be supplemented with an international driving license. Please refer to our rental information on the booking page for more information on restrictions and requirements.

Minimum Age and Additional Drivers

Those wanting to rent a car in Lanzarote must be at least 18 years of age. There is a surcharge for young drivers under 23.

Refueling

We provide all our vehicles with a full tank of gas. To avoid any additional charges please return your car rental with a full tank.

Accidents

In the event of an accident please contact the police. In Lanzarote the emergency number is 112. Please also contact your Sixt branch and fill out the accident report form that will be enclosed in your vehicle documents.


Rental FAQs

You can find our FAQ pages here.


Tips for the Region

Lanzarote is a UNESCO biosphere reserve that is becoming increasingly popular with hikers due to its unique and stark volcanic landscapes. A car rental road trip in Lanzarote is a fantastic way to explore some of the more wild and secluded areas of the island. The incredible Parque Nacional de Timanfaya is home to the Montañas del Fuego or Mountains of Fire, with magma flowing just beneath the surface you can literally feel the heat from the volcanic soil. Other startling natural sights include the Cueva de los Verdes chasm and the amazing lava caves at the Jameos del Agua, also an arts and culture center.

The incredible beaches on the island are still the prime reason tourists flock here and with a car rental in Lanzarote you can really explore the best it has to offer. We highly recommend a trip to Famara for to its sheer expansiveness and the dramatic views of the adjoining Risco Mountain. Caletón Blanco is another scenic beach in a beautiful setting, it is formed from a series of coves providing some smaller pools that are ideal for children. We also recommend the popular Playa de Papagayo which experiences ideal weather conditions due to its location on the southern tip of the island.


Important Cities

Arrecife

Arrecife is the largest city on the island and has 3 excellent beaches, the best being the centrally located El Reducto Beach, protected by natural reefs. Along with plenty of opportunities for eating and shopping, Arrecife has two fantastic museums both housed in historic buildings; the Museo de Historia de Arrecife and the Museo Internacional de Arte Contemporáneo.

Costa Teguise

Costa Teguise is a laidback resort town that was built to accommodate the growing number of visitors to the island. It boasts 5 main beaches all with their own character; Playa Cucharas is the most popular and has all the facilities you could need, Playa Jablillo has a pool encircled by volcanic rock that is great for swimming, Playa Bastian is sheltered from the wind and ideal for sunbathing while Playa Ancla and Los Charcos are quieter spots frequented by locals and easily reached by rental car.

Tías

Tías is in fact a municipality of smaller picturesque hamlets and fantastic resorts, the largest of which is Puerto del Carmen. The villages are whitewashed and set in striking volcanic landscapes while the resorts offer a plethora of watersports, boat rides and restaurants.


Climate, Cuisine & Traveling with Children

Climate

Lanzarote is famously warm all year round but reaches its peak in August with average highs of 84 degrees F. The island has a subtropical desert climate and receives very little rainfall with summers occasionally being completely dry.

Cuisine

The cuisine on Lanzarote is mostly based around its abundance of fish, with seam bream, parrotfish and sea bass being the most common. You%u2019ll find the renowned red and green mojo sauces are often served with potatoes as an accompaniment.

Traveling with Children

For children we highly recommend a trip to the Cactus Garden in the village of Guatiza. It is the last project of artist and architect César Manrique and features 450 species of cacti along with a beautifully restored windmill. Outdoor activities on the island to entertain children include camel rides and scuba diving and there are many beaches that offer ideal conditions for younger swimmers.

 
 

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