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Madrid Barajas Airport

Madrid Barajas Airport CAR RENTAL

location address

Terminal 1 & 4 Llegadas, 28042 Madrid


opening hours

MO - SU:

07:00 - 23:30

Bank Holiday:

07:00 - 23:30

How to find us Outside opening hours

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Other SIXT branches in the vicinity of Madrid Barajas Airport

Car Rental in Madrid Barajas Airport

Sixt makes it easy to rent a car at the Madrid Barajas Airport. Choose what suits your travel and budget best from our premium fleet of diverse vehicles. We offer affordable rates on up-to-date sedans and SUVs, sports cars and convertibles, vans and compact cars. You can upgrade your rental car as well with our deals on useful add-ons such as GPS, child seats, additional driver and coverage plans among other optional features. Browse our selection and then book your Madrid Barajas Airport car rental in advance online or in the Sixt app. Please note reservations are only able to be guaranteed for the chosen car category and not to receive an exact car model.


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Counter right in the arrivals hall of the airport



A wide choice of vehicles including exotic models


With affordable deals, no hidden costs or credit card fees



For flexible pick up and drop off


Madrid Barajas Airport (MAD)

Madrid Barajas Airport is the main airport serving the Madrid area and is ranked as the 11th busiest airport in the world and the fourth busiest in Europe. It serves as the primary hub and maintenance base for Iberia Airlines and the airport handles over 50 million passengers each year through its four terminal buildings. We offer many convenient services at the Madrid Barajas Airport including an express counter and 24 hour vehicle pick up and returns. You can also try to reserve the rent a car of your choice thirty minutes prior to collection with our iPhone app.

What to do with a car rental from Madrid Barajas Airport

See more of Madrid, the capital and largest city of Spain with a rental car from Sixt. With your rent a car you can move about the different districts of this lively city with more ease and take in more of its top attractions. Visit the amazing museums and see the famous landmarks before heading out into the surrounds. Not far from Madrid are serveral UNESCO World Heritage Sites worth seeing, quaint villages and areas of natural beauty. No matter what is on your Madrid itinerary, make sure you can get through the list with a rent a car from Sixt. Our team at the Madrid Barajas Airport is looking forward to handing you over the keys and helping you continue your journey in Spain!

Additional Sixt Services

Good to know - renting a car in Spain

Can I rent a car under 25 in Spain?

At SIXT, we welcome young drivers. The minimum age to rent with us depends on the country. In Spain, you can rent a car from the age of 18. You’ll be limited to certain categories and may have to pay a young driver fee.

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Crossing Borders in Spain

When renting a car in Spain, it’s possible to drive across borders to most European countries. If you’re planning on making a road trip, please check the rental information regarding your car category and the countries you’ll visit.

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What do you need to drive in Spain?

When picking up your rental car in Spain, the driver(s) will need to present a valid driving license and passport. You’ll also need to have an accepted payment method under the name of the main driver. If you have a US driver’s license, you won’t need an International Driving Permit (IDP).

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  • 3.7 / 496 Ratings

Carlos Manuel Machado A.

(Translated by Google) Very good attention



Muy buena atención

Sergio C.

(Translated by Google) Professional service and quality from delivery to the return of the vehicle.



Servicio profesional y de calidad desde la entrega a la devolución del vehículo.

reinhold g.

Bin schon seit langen Jahren Sixt-Kunde in Deutschland und voll zufrieden. Diesmal habe ich erstmals ein Sixt-Auto im EU-Ausland angemietet. Ich war auf keinen bestimmten Fahrzeugtyp fixiert und erhielt einen nagelneuen Golf Polo. Das Auto war total sauber wie alle Sixt-Fahrzeuge. Kein Tabakgestank wie in vielen anderen Mietwagen. Das Personal bei Anmietung und Rückgabe war außerordentlich freundlich.


(Translated by Google)

I've been a Sixt customer in Germany for many years and I'm completely satisfied. This time I rented a Sixt car in another EU country for the first time. I was not focused on any particular vehicle type and received a brand new Golf Polo. The car was totally clean like all Sixt vehicles. No tobacco smell like in many other rental cars. The staff at the rental and return were extremely friendly.