Rent a car in Palermo (Italy)

Car rental with a discount of up to 70% in Palermo. Searching and comparing prices from leading car rental companies. Make stops where you like, and not where the tour guide decides, quickly get to a place, carry everything you need with you, such a trip will be easy and convenient. And with the help of the Car-scanner service, it will be advantageous as well; you will find special offers for rent on our website.

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Free cancellation and modifications 24 hours before your pick up. Less than 24 hours - 50 EUR cancellation fee will apply.
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Car models and prices on cars-scanner

Decide what car you want to drive in the city of Palermo to find out daily average cost.

An important detail! Please note that the price for the same car may differ by 20 - 30% depending on the car rental point.

Return in other city or country

You may take a car to Palermo and return it to another city without any problems. Just search for suitable offers by specifying the return city you need. The search results will show only offers from those companies that allow return in another city. The indicated price already includes a one-way tariff.

Is it possible to travel outside the Italy?

Do you want to take a car and visit several countries at once? Consult the Border Crossing section in advance in order to know exactly which borders allow crossing.

Travel restrictions

Additional fees and taxes

When you rent a car via the cars-scanner service, you get a full turnkey package without any additional fees. The only exception is the countries, in which a fee or a tax is required by law.

However, you may choose options that are not included in the basic rental package, for example, a child seat or additional ski equipment storage. You will find out their price in advance and will be able to pay on website, at the rental company office.

How to get an additional discount in Palermo

Cars-scanner gives you the opportunity to book a car at the best price; take advantage of special offers and deals on our website. With their help, you may get a discount of up to 80%, the cost of car rental in Palermo in this case starts from 1 euro per day.

Our customers may use current discounts and special offers. We constantly conduct joint deals with many rental companies in Vienna. You can get the best conditions when booking a car in advance (2-4 months before the start of the rental time within normal periods, and 3-6 months before the high season). Discounts in such cases may reach up to 80%. In some cases, it is possible to rent a car at a super price of £ 1 per day.


Traffic violation fines

The lion's share of fines, which are received by travellers who came to Palermo, are superimposed on them for non-compliance with the traffic rules. Be attentive and law-abiding. And in order not to get a fine being a pedestrian, you should be aware of the most significant monetary punishments in the city:


All this time, we've been speaking how to make the most of your trip budget. Now let's talk about how to avoid unexpected expenditures, for example, fines. Most of them can be avoided by following generally adopted rules of conduct, law-abiding behaviour, sticking to street cleanliness, and public order. However, be attentive to various warning signs on the streets and buildings, therefore, avoiding having lunch in the wrong place or accidentally entering a restricted area.

Map with rental locations of Palermo

The most convenient way to choose the point where you are going to pick up and hand over a car is via this map; we have pinpointed all the rental points of your operator on it.

Nearest rental points in neighbouring cities near Palermo


Nearest airport locations

Nearest city locations

Documents required for car receipt

Driver's license
Credit card
Voucher
PLEASE NOTE

Local rental companies of Palermo may require you to provide an international driving licence.

Speed limits

All the rumours that travelling across Palermo by car are over exaggerated. Of course, there are difficulties with parking, but everything is solvable, moreover, the quality of the road surface is excellent. Plus there are minor traffic jams, and quite reasonable speed limits. Particularities:

If you sum up the information, the average speed of traffic in European cities is 50 km/h, in the countryside it's 80 to 100 km/h.

Conditions for cancellation/modification of booking

You may find the cancellation form on our website. Standard conditions provides the following cancellation rules:

Please note that some special offers may change the cancellation policy; carefully read the terms and conditions to plan your vacation well.

Average price of petrol and diesel in Palermo

Petrol stations are located on the outskirts of Palermo, so it is better not to go to the city centre with the empty tank. You are allowed to transport fuel in a canister in the city, so you may, for your own calmness, buy and fill a 10-litre container with the right kind of petrol or diesel.
Approximate prices for fuel:


Get insured and enjoy tour travel

To travel calmly and to not to think about possible damage to the car, take out a full insurance policy; in this case, any difficulties with the car cease to be your concern and fall on the shoulders of an insurance company.

Carefully read the insurance document; therein, you will find information about what it covers, and how to proceed if an occurrence happens after all.

Cover features

In addition, for your convenience, we prepared a table with information on the amount of deposit from popular car rental companies in Palermo

Car rental company Car class Apx. Deposit amount
budget Mini / Economy 200-400 $
Compact / Standard 400-800 $
Fullsize / Premium 700+ $
avis Mini / Economy / Compact 150-500 $
Standard / Estate 300-700 $
Fullsize / Premium / SUV 700+ $
europcar Mini / Economy 250-500 $
Standard / Estate 300-750 $
Fullsize / Premium / Minivan 600+ $
hertz Economy 200-600 $
Compact / Standard / Estate 300-700 $
Fullsize / Premium / Cabrio 550+ $
sixt Mini / Economy 250-600 $
Compact / Standard 400-900 $
Fullsize / Premium 500+ $

Age restrictions for car rental in Palermo

Cheap car rental in Palermo is possible for drivers 25 years old and over. Young drivers under 25 may be subject to an extra charge on the spot. Some car rental companies charge an additional fee for drivers aged 71-75 years. Age restrictions of a provider and the amount of an extra charge may be found out when booking a car in Palermo on our website by going to the Age Restrictions section.

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Reviews

2017-01-04
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2016-12-15
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