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In Cartagena we recommend the following car hire offers

from 24 £ per day
Basic package

Good offers for a small budget

e.g. Toyota Aygo
15 Days from 25.09 - 10.10.2024
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from 24 £ per day

Small, agile and economical - that's all it takes!

e.g. Kia Picanto
15 Days from 25.09 - 10.10.2024
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from 27 £ per day
All-round carefree package

This way nothing can go wrong - carefree and all inclusive!

e.g. Toyota Aygo
15 Days from 25.09 - 10.10.2024
Example vehicle

Located in the southeastern region of Spain, Cartagena is a historic port city with over 3,000 years of history. With its mix of modern and ancient architecture, vibrant culture, and warm Mediterranean climate, it's a must-visit for anyone looking for a bit of sun, sea, and history.

Driving in Cartagena

Car Hire and driving rules

For a stress-free holiday, renting a car is recommended. Remember, in Spain, drive on the right-hand side of the road; a deviation from what you're used to back in the UK. Always wear a seatbelt and avoid using a mobile phone while driving. As for speed limits, they generally range from 120km/h on motorways, 90km/h on main roads, and 50km/h in urban areas.

Parking in Cartagena

Like most Spanish cities, finding a free parking spot in the city centre can be a bit of a challenge. However, there are several paid parking garages available. When using parking meters, remember to carry coins as not all machines take cards.

Exploring Cartagena and Beyond

Tourist Attractions

Visitors to Cartagena have plenty of landmarks to explore. Be sure to check out the Roman Theatre Museum, the medieval Castillo de la Concepcion, and the modernist-era Casa de la Fortuna. Also, take a leisurely stroll down Calle Mayor, the city's main shopping street.

Beach Life

Cartagena and its neighbouring areas boast beautiful blue-flag beaches. The La Manga strip and the Mar Menor lagoon are well worth a visit. Pack your bathing suit and sunscreen; beach days are a must when you're in Cartagena.

Trips to Surrounding Cities

Jump in your hire car and head to nearby points of interest. The beautiful cities of Murcia and Alicante aren't too far off and make for great day trips.

Practical Information

Climate and Currency

Cartagena enjoys a warm Mediterranean climate with average summer temperatures around 25 degrees Celsius. Winter temperatures average around 10 degrees Celsius. The currency is Euro, and most places accept major credit cards. Some smaller establishments may prefer cash.

Start Your Cartagena Journey Today!

Whether you're looking for a relaxing beach holiday, a cultural getaway or a historical adventure, Cartagena has something for everyone. With the freedom of a hire car, you have the chance to explore on your terms. So, pack your bags and get ready for an unforgettable journey to beautiful Cartagena!

Frequently asked questions about car hire booking Cartagena

How much does a hired car cost in Cartagena?


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Book a hired car for one day in Cartagena

You can find a cheap hired car for one day in Cartagena from 24 £ per day.

Book a hired car for a week in Cartagena

If you are planning a longer stay in Cartagena and want to make several excursions in and around the city, you can find cheap car hire deals from as little as 163 £ per week .

Book a small car in Cartagena

Due to the narrow streets and alleys in Cartagena, a maneuverable small car is recommended. Already from 24 £ per day you can hire a small car in the city center.

Can I book a child seat for the hired car?

Child in hired car

Book child seat

Book child seat

To book a child seat for your trip to Cartagena, simply use the reservation form and select the desired additional equipment. Alternatively, you can also place your request in the "Message to our service team" field.


The applicable fees for the child seat can be found in the rental conditions. As a rule, these are paid when picking up the hired car on site .

Which sights can I visit with the hired car?


Sights in Cartagena

Cartagena offers a variety of important and beautiful sights that you can easily explore with a hired car:

  • Port of Cartagena
  • Roman Theater
  • La Manga beach
  • Cabo de Palos
  • Faro de Navidad

Can I pay the hired car without a credit card?


Book without credit card

Book a hired car without credit card

A hired car can often be booked with other payment methods. Simply tick the box "Bookable without credit card" in the search mask.

You can choose between the following payment methods:

  • Payment on the spot with EC card
  • Paypal
  • PayDirect
  • SEPA Direct debit
  • Invoice
  • Amazon Pay

Is the cancellation in Cartagena free of charge?


Cancellation free of charge

If your travel plans change and you are unable to use the hired car as planned, you can cancel it free of charge up to 24 hours before the start of the rental.

This gives you the peace of mind that you can remain flexible and adapt to your travel needs, at no additional cost.

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