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Book Thrifty car rentals in Barcelona

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Thrifty car rental prices in Barcelona

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Reviews for Thrifty in Barcelona

Pros

" and clean"(in 2376 reviews)
"The "(in 959 reviews)
", easy pick up."(in 959 reviews)

Cons

"Thrifty's was terrible."(in 203 reviews)
" inside."(in 69 reviews)
" is horrible."(in 203 reviews)
Overall Rating3.2 PoorBased on 5 reviews
Cleanliness
3.6
Comfort
3.2
Overall
3.2
Pick-up/Drop-off
2.8
Value for money
3.2

Recent reviews

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Cons:Awful experienceReviewed Apr 6 2021
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2.0
Cons:Have the car in stock that you reserve. Be more empathetic when you can't offer what was reserved.Reviewed Mar 14 2021
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2.4
Pros:Reserved a mercedes class a and got a misearable opel. Dont understand why. 15 min of argue didnt help. Talking to a brick wall is better. Bas treatment at dropp off point. They tried to claim that an old little scratch was caused by me.Cons:You promised a car in the contract and you didnt provide it. Very disappointing expirienceReviewed Dec 23 2019
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4.0
Pros:The car was nice and clean.Cons:The employee in Hertz, Sants was very rude. Unable to explain properly the conditions. She explained the coverage for the car I reserved but then she told me I am having another car, because they don't have the one I booked, so the coverage was triple price, etc.It took one hour to give me the keys.Reviewed May 27 2019
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6.0
Pros:ServiceCons:Car quality average.Reviewed Dec 26 2018
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9.6
Alamo- BarcelonPros:Friendly, fast serviceCons:I was given the car with only half a tank and the person that took care of us told us he would note that it only had half a tank so that we wouldn't have to be return it like that. He said he would take down those notes however we were still charged for refueling and for the gas.Reviewed Jun 12 2018
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9.6
Pros:All goodCons:nothingReviewed Jan 4 2018
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Where can I find Thrifty car rentals in Barcelona?

Address

Hotel Hesperia Del Mar

Hours

Monday16:00 - 18:0008:30 - 13:30
Tuesday16:00 - 18:0008:30 - 13:30
Wednesday08:30 - 13:3016:00 - 18:00
Thursday16:00 - 18:0008:30 - 13:30
Friday08:30 - 13:3016:00 - 18:00
Saturday09:00 - 13:00

Phone

+34 933 56 11 39

Address

Diagonal 622

Hours

Monday08:30 - 13:3016:00 - 18:00
Tuesday08:30 - 13:3016:00 - 18:00
Wednesday08:30 - 13:3016:00 - 18:00
Thursday08:30 - 13:3016:00 - 18:00
Friday08:30 - 13:3016:00 - 18:00
Saturday09:00 - 13:00

Phone

+34 934 10 10 34

Address

Terminal 1 And 2

Hours

Monday07:00 - 23:59
Tuesday07:00 - 23:59
Wednesday07:00 - 23:59
Thursday07:00 - 23:59
Friday07:00 - 23:59
Saturday07:00 - 23:59
Sunday07:00 - 23:59

Phone

+34 932 98 36 37

Address

Calle Viriato Num 45

Hours

Monday07:00 - 23:59
Tuesday07:00 - 23:59
Wednesday07:00 - 23:59
Thursday07:00 - 23:59
Friday07:00 - 23:59
Saturday07:00 - 23:59
Sunday07:00 - 23:59

Phone

+34 934 19 61 56

Address

Av.de Les Garrigues 1-3

Hours

Monday08:00 - 18:00
Tuesday08:00 - 18:00
Wednesday08:00 - 18:00
Thursday08:00 - 18:00
Friday08:00 - 18:00
Saturday08:00 - 18:00
Sunday08:00 - 18:00

Phone

+34 933 78 87 64

Address

Calle Tirso De Molinsa, 25

Hours

Monday08:00 - 18:00
Tuesday08:00 - 18:00
Wednesday08:00 - 18:00
Thursday08:00 - 18:00
Friday08:00 - 18:00

Phone

+34 937 82 31 42

Good to know

Most popular location

Terminal 1 And 2

Most popular car type

Compact

Top tips for renting a car from Thrifty in Barcelona

  • Barcelona has a good public transport network. However, traversing the city through public transportation methods would involve juggling between buses and trains. Thrifty hire cars in Barcelona help you avoid the inconvenience of public transport. You can drive while listening to your choice of music and make as many stops as you want. Make a date to explore Las Ramblas, Sagrada Família or Casa Milà. Drive around the city with your pet in the car without restrictions. You may also carry as much luggage as you need while in Barcelona.
  • Thrifty hire cars in Barcelona has a wide range of vehicles for rent in their catalogue. The most popular cars among clients in Barcelona are compact and economy cars. They can easily navigate narrow roads and are affordable and fuel efficient. A group of more than five may opt for a passenger van because of the extra seats. A standard car is perfect for couples going on their honeymoon in Barcelona. It is spacious and comfortable. To navigate rough terrain, select an intermediary SUV. A compact SUV is suitable for a young family as it comfortably fits a car seat.
  • Thrifty hire cars have all the vehicles insured with the standard cover. The cover includes Third Party Liability, which protects you from damages and destruction of another person's property, or bodily injury. When renting your vehicle, you can also purchase the collision damage waiver or theft protection. Personal insurance is also available and decreases your liability further in case of an accident. You may also take cover for protection against tyres and windshield damage.
  • To drive a Thrifty car in Barcelona, you must have held your licence for at least a year. Young drivers between the ages of 22 and 24 are subject to a young driver's fee. The company also allows the inclusion of an additional driver while renting but at an expense. You can also rent GPS, mobile Wi-Fi or a car seat as part of their services. Children under the age of 10 years must sit in the back. Drive on the right as you leave the pick-up area, and adhere to the speed limit of about 50 km/h while in the city centre.
  • Compact rental cars from Thrifty in Barcelona are around 52% cheaper than other car types, on average.

FAQs about renting a car from Thrifty in Barcelona

  • Where is the best pick-up location for Thrifty hire cars in Barcelona?

    You can choose Josep Tarradellas Barcelona-El Prat Airport (BCN) as your pick-up location if arriving via a flight in Barcelona. The airport has a more comprehensive car catalogue. The car rental desks are in Terminal 1 after the luggage area on the ground floor and in Terminal 2 in the main exit hall. Alternatively, pick up your car at the Hotel Hesperia Del Mar or Diagonal-Sarrià thrifty branches. The Barcelona-Sants or Paseo de Gracia Station are also good choices.

  • What are the different car rental benefits or amenities offered by Thrifty hire cars in Barcelona?

    Thrifty hire cars in Barcelona is one of the city's most highly-rated car rental agencies. You can get deals to save some money when you book your vehicle through KAYAK. Thrifty cars are clean and well-maintained. Their staff are professional and friendly. Per the clients' reviews, you get value for your money when you choose Thrifty hire cars. Clients select the vehicle of their choice from the vast catalogue and their pick-up and drop-off location. The company also provides basic breakdown services.

  • Where are the best places to park Thrifty hire cars in Barcelona?

    Although the city has on-street parking spots, finding one can be challenging as they fill up quickly and are limited. The Zona Verde (green zones) are meant for residents, while the Zona Azul (blue zones) are open for all but with a time limit of between one to four hours, depending on the area. The Zona de Carga y Descarga (yellow zone) are used on Monday to Friday except for the ones in the city centre as they are for loading and unloading. On weekends the zone rules do not apply; hence it's easier to find parking. To look for and book a car park near you, use the Parkclick website.

  • What is the most popular rental car from Thrifty in Barcelona?

    Compact (Nissan Juke or similar) is the most frequently booked rental car type from Thrifty in Barcelona.

  • How many car rental locations does Thrifty have in Barcelona?

    Thrifty has 6 rental locations in Barcelona. Take a look at our Thrifty rental location map to find the best rental cars near you.

  • Does Thrifty have a car rental location at the airport: Barcelona-El Prat airport (BCN)?

    Yes

  • Does Thrifty offer shuttle or airport pick-up services from Barcelona-El Prat airport (BCN)?

    Yes