Car Rental Guide for Travelers from Spain

spain car rental guide

Spain is the second largest country in Europe and the second biggest in tourism industry. Overall, obviously a very influential place and The Hot-Spot for tourists. It doesn’t take a genius of why people keep revisiting this magical land. It is cut off from rest of Europe with Pyrenees almost as if to hide its beauty. Nevertheless over the centuries it has been a sweet desire for many conquerors. This has colored the history and enriched the cultural heritage.

Car Rental Industry in Spain

 One of the major businesses which have influenced the whole European economy by marking its significant contribution in it is the Spanish car rental industry. Spain has one of the most competitive and the probably the most developed car rental systems in the whole world. 

 There are approximately 253000 cars ready to rent in Spain during summers. This number indicates the fleets of almost all the rental agencies there together. 

Things You Need To Know When Renting a Car in Spain in Comparison with Armenian Car Rental Rules.

 If you want to hire a car in Spain you must be at least 22 years old, for some rental companies even 25. Most of the car hire agencies also have an upper age limit, for example 65. 
 In Armenia there is no upper age limitation. And the age of the driver must be at least 21, not 22 like in Spain.
 The local car rental companies in Spain always offer more affordable rates. The same in Armenia.
 There are 4 rush hours in Spain as a result of siesta: from 8 am to 9:30 am, from 12:30 pm to 2:30 pm, from 3:30 pm to 5:00 pm and from 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm. 
 In Armenia the traffic is much easier. So, when renting a car in Yerevan, one can enjoy the ride freely at any time of the day and night.
 The insurance cases of car rental agencies in both countries are similar to the Europe’s standards. Most of the international and local companies in Spain and in Armenia are offering two types of insurance packages. They are: Standard Insurance and Full Insurance packages.

Spain - Did You Know?

Spain has the most extensive high-speed rail network in the whole Europe.

Spaniards own more cars than cell phones.

Spanish is the world’s second most spoken first language, 500 million spanish speakers nowadays.

Spain is the only country in Europe that produces bananas.

Gazpacho is a popular dish in Spain and is cold soup made from vegetables mainly tomatoes, garlic and stale bread.

When you think of olive oil, you probably think of Italy. In reality, Spain produces 45% of all olive oil in the world.

Despite being one of the largest and most powerful countries in the world, Spain did not officially participate in either the First or the Second World War.

Like the United Kingdom, Spain is also a constitutional monarchy.

The island of Ibiza in eastern Spain is one of Europe’s favorite party destinations.


 In addition to this hopefully useful article for you, we offer you to watch this positive video of Spanish people speaking Armenian:

 One can call Spain something of a place where fairy tales come true. 
 Madrid is one of the most highly populated city in Europe. It's also Europe's financial centre and standard of living rates high. People here value highly their cultural heritage and as Spain has focused their interest in service industry, getting around by car is easy and well organized.

 Travelers from Spain are always welcomed in Armenia. Our team wishes you a safe trip and an awesome, carefree car rental experience in our country!