Compare 9 & 7 Seater Car Hire Italy
Last reviewed June 2023 by MPV editorial team new Sections on Toll fees Added
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Where to Rent A Car In Italy
Car rental is available at all points of entry and also local trains stations. If you are spending a few days in one of the major towns, best to book on the day you are planning to leave on your road trip.
The most popular locations for people carrier hire in Italy are :
7 Seater Car Hire, Italy
Cheap 9 Seater Car Rental in Italy
Italy is a popular destination for skiing and the 9 seater car hire Italy is a firm favourite with skiers. The extra space offered by a 9 seater will provide valuable space for all that skiing gear and luggage. Remember, book any people carrier including the larger 9 seater vans early during high seasons and skiing seasons.
Being Italy, the Fiat Scudo 9 seater is available to rent with all the top Italian car rental companies. Other popular 9 seater passenger van models include the Citroën Space tourer, Opel Vivaro and Ford Transit passenger van.
The Citroën Space Tourer is a roomy, practical MPV with enough space in its van shaped body for as many as nine people.
How Much Does it Cost to Rent a Car in Italy?
In comparison to other European countries, the cost to rent a car in Italy is fair, but it is not cheap, especially when you factor in fuel and toll fees. With this in mind, it is worth doing some research to find the best deal car rental in Italy. With MPV Rentals you can compare the prices for people car rental with all the big names also smaller local brands and. Take advantage of our competitive rates and inclusive pricing by
How to Rent a Car in Italy?
It is possible to rent locally or when you arrive into the airport, but this is to be avoided for the following reasons:
What Documents Will I Need to Rent a Car In Italy
Please read the terms and conditions on the rental voucher and make sure you have all the documents required, else the car rental company may refuse to release the rental car to you.
** Obtaining an IDP
If you need to apply for an IDP use only official sites that are authorised by your government or state to provide. Please note, the Italian car rental company may not ask for it, but it is required by law.,
Lots of people are saying that you do not need an IP to rent a car in Italy, and it is true that most rental companies will not ask for one. But the fact is that it is the law for non EU citizens.
Driving a Rental Car in Italy Tips and Advice
ZTLs or Zona traffico limitato
These are no-drive zones unless you have a permit.They can be difficult to identify but most are indicated by a sign with a big red circle.
Can you rent a SUV or Car in Italy if you are over 75?
All suppliers will provide rental to those over 75, some will charge an addition daily charge if you are aged 80 or over and others like okmobility will not charge any extra for drivers age 80 and above. Italy in general does not try and penalise senior drivers compared to other European countries with addition fees just because you have reached a certain age, but some do so, do check the suppler terms.
Toll fees in Italy are Expensive
You may be in for a shock when it comes time to pay your first highway toll fee. If you do choose to use the main highways, keep a chunk of Euros within easy reach. Example, the toll fee between Milan and Bolzano can set you back 30 Euros. If you think you can use your credit card, think again, as not all Italian Tolls will accept credit cards!
Renting a Car in Italy FAQ's
Are SUV And 7 Seater Rental Cars Common In Italy Cheap?
Whilst 7 seater car hire in Italy is not cheap, it is affordable and will always work out cheaper and more convenient overall than renting 2 small cars.
More suppliers are increasing the numbers of people carrier and SUV passenger van categories they have on their rental fleet, so the choice has improved and prices come down, but please not you still need to book these categories as early as possible.
How Old Do You Have To Be To Rent A Minivan In Italy?
The legal age to drive a rental minivan in Italy is 18, but most if not all will impose age restrictions on renting a car in Italy. As a minimum, you will need to have held a full licence for one year (a few suppliers will require you to have held a licence for 2 years) see rental terms. If you will be renting a people carrier, expect to be levied with an additional underage charge.
As an example, with OKMobility Italy drivers under 26 will be charged an underage fee of 10.00 EUR per day, with a maximum of 300.00 EUR per rental.
Where Can I View The Supplier's Complete Rental Conditions?
On the search results page, after entering your booking dates, a link will be displayed to that rental supplier's rental conditions. So please enter your travel dates into the booking widget to learn more
Can I Rent A Car In Italy Without A Credit Card?
Yes, Some suppliers will accept either debit or credit card for the local security deposit. To display only those suppliers that will accept debit card, tick the debit card box selection filter on the car quotes results page
The card is required for the local security deposit that will be refunded on the safe return of the rental vehicle.
Any Upper Age Limit On Rental People Carrier In Italy?
This will vary from supplier to supplier, example okmobility do not have any upper age limit, but others have an upper age limit of 80. Overall, Italy does not excessively penalise senior driver over age 80.
What could honestly be said about Italy that hasn’t been said a hundred times before? Italy is everything a great holiday needs. Wonderful weather, even more wonderful people, scrumptious food, heaven sent beaches, world-renowned architecture and let’s not forget the history! No trip around the world is complete without eating gelato in Rome and watching the world go by. Italy is truly a unique place and without a doubt one of the world’s favourites. You can hang out in the mountains, or you can lay by the beach. Italy provides it all and has the roads that make it worthwhile. Spend a few weeks in Italy, and you’ll certainly not discover everything – but you’ll have the lust to travel back again!
Seven Seater Car rental Italy Drives
No trip to Italy is complete without seeing
Well, this isn’t exactly the best place to drive your car around in, but you can certainly leave your car behind for a bit at Europe’s largest car park and still get to enjoy it. Venice is truly a unique city full of wonderful romantic charm that is slowly deteriorating over time. See the Bell tower of St. Mark, Jewish Ghetto of Venice and much more. Piazza San Marco is one of the most famous sights in all of Venice, as is the Museums of St. Mark’s Square. If you want to relax and eat, you want to get a history lesson, or you just want to explore – Venice has it all for you. If you need a
Venice to Montecatini Terme:
The trip Tuscany is a great road trip for eating and drinking. This 3-hour journey provides great scenery as you twist and turn through beautiful scenery and tasty wine country. Tuscany is well known around the world for having a combination of great flavours and food, so why not just make the journey? Drinking and driving is illegal in Italy, which is okay because there are plenty of camp grounds along the way. Montecatini Terme has a history dating back before the 14th century, when it was just a place used for nomadic hunters. Now it is a beautiful city with so much to offer, see for yourself!
The Amalfi Coast Drive:
One of the most stunning drives in the country, even has the Italians drop their jaws at the beauty. If you take this far enough, you’ll find up along the coast to Naples or Rome. While making the drive, head to Baia Dominza Camping Village and spend the night. With its warm summer waters and relaxing winters, any time is a good season to make the drive. Every kilometre of this drive provides something astounding. With a drive so rich in history, why not just do it?
Best time to visit Italy
The weather is so unpredictable it is hard to say, it is really a year round destination and always some activity that can be indulged in the rain, snow or sun.
Driving a 7 Seater Car Hire in Italy
Driving in Italy’s busy streets is nerve racking, that’s for sure. However, outside the city you’ll find very little difficulty. Italian drivers love to go fast, hence why for some it may seem daunting. Just go with the flow, and you’ll be fine. All roads have speed limits, even if they aren’t posted [which is common] so be aware that you can still be ticketed. Ignorance isn’t bliss in Italy.
The Autostrada (type A) has a speed limit of 110 km/h while urban roads have a speed limit of around 50 km/h. Urban highways have a speed limit of 70 km/h.
Locations in Italy
- 7 Seater Car Rental Turin Airport
- 9 & 7 Seater Car Hire Pisa Airport
- 9 and 7 Seater Car Hire Brindisi Airport, Italy
- 9 and 7 Seater Car Hire Genoa Airport
- 9 and 7 Seater Car Hire Lamezia Terme Airport
- 9 and 7 seater car hire Naples Airport