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Rent a Car
Madrid Barajas Airport
Madrid Barajas Airport

Madrid Barajas Airport CAR RENTAL

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Terminal 1 & 4 Llegadas, 28042 Madrid


opening hours

MO - SU:

08:00 - 23:30

Bank Holiday:

08:00 - 23:30

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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!

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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 / 478 Ratings

Miguel A.

Smooth rental, with truly professional people and 100% quality cars available at the office location. Finally took the Jaguar F-Pace. Exceptional experience.

Icía Nogueiras P.

Atención inmejorable. Fui el lunes a última hora con mucha urgencia y el chico que me atendió me puso todas las facilidades posibles. La que me atendió a la vuelta también. Y el coche perfecto para lo que necesitaba. De 10!

Carlos M.

Personal muy atento y amable. Oficina justo al lado del parking en frente de la terminal por lo que resulta muy cómodo y rápido la recogida o entrega del vehículo. En definitiva muy recomendable, volveré a alquilar con ellos.


Attentive and friendly staff. Office right next to the car park in front of the terminal, making it very convenient and quick to pick up or drop off the vehicle. In short, highly recommended, I will rent with them again.