View over Jerez
The idyllic city of Jerez de la Frontera offers hired car vacationers a dream combination of sun, beach and sightseeing in Spain. Jerez de la Frontera is located in Andalusia on the Spanish coast south of the capital Madrid. Hire a cheap hired car and drive to attractive sights. The best way is to get a hired car directly at the airport. Explore Jerez de la Frontera and its Andalusian surroundings on your own.
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Pick up directly at the terminal
There are currently six car hire companies located at XRY Airport. Their counters are located directly in the terminal, so you can easily reach the car hire company after a short walk from the baggage carousel. It is best to hire a car cheaply in advance and not on the spot. The staff of the car hire company will hand you the keys and the papers for your car at the airport. Then they will show you the way to the pick-up station in front of the terminal building and will be happy to give you more information about driving a hired car in Spain. Now you can start your holiday comfortably and inexpensively.
If you need to return your hired car with a full tank, you will find a gas station about one kilometre from the airport. This is located on the A-4 freeway, which runs from Jerez de la Frontera in the direction of Seville. You will find the gas station just before the exit to the airport. There are also numerous gas stations in the city and along the highways and national roads.
After picking up your hired car at Jerez de la Frontera Airport car hire, you will start your holiday free and cheap. Enjoy the sun on the beach and the impressive history of the city. Numerous sights and excursion destinations are worth a visit. From our service team you will receive further information if you have questions about the hired car holiday in Andalusia.
|Destination||Distance from Jerez Airport|
|Jerez Cathedral||17 km|
Fortress in the middle of the old town
Probably the most famous sight of Jerez de la Frontera is the Arab fortress Alcazár, which is located in the middle of the old town and has an octagonal ground plan. Behind the high walls rises a striking defense tower. It is best to park your hired car in front of it and explore the historic fortress on foot. The grounds include a former mosque, gardens, cisterns and richly decorated Moorish baths.
Cathedral of Jerez
One of the most striking buildings in Jerez de la Frontera is the Baroque cathedral. The five-nave structure was built in the 17th century and now houses several exhibitions. Other imposing churches that you can reach conveniently by hired car include the Iglesia del Carmen and the Cartuja de Nuestra Señora de la Defensión.
View over Madrid
Jerez de la Frontera is the optimal starting point for adventure seekers who want to explore Spain by hired car. From the Andalusian coast, for example, you can drive inland to the capital Madrid. The route from Jerez to Madrid is about 600 km long and leads, among other things, through Seville, through mountains and past national parks. Explore Spain, Jerez de la Frontera and Madrid by hired car to get to know the many facets of the country.