Valencia Airport Car Hire
Carretera del Aeropuerto s/n, 46940, Manises, Valencia
(0034) 961 598 500
Airport Code: VLC
In terms of passenger numbers, Valencia Airport is the 8th busiest airport in all of Spain with a total 5,933,424 people using the airport in 2007. This total was a vast increase on the numbers of passengers using the airport in 2006 and equated to growth of 19.4% which meant Valencia Airport was the 2nd fastest growing airport in all of Spain in 2007 after Girona airport. It was only back in 2004 that Valencia only had to deal with around half the number of passengers it currently sees with only 3,111,951 passengers in the airport!
Valencia Airport is connected to the city via the national road the N220 and is also within easy reaching distances of the motorways the A3 and A7. The A3 motorway would take you all the way to Madrid in 358km which would take approximately 4 hours to drive and if you head northwards you can reach Barcelona in pretty much the same time as it is located approx. 355km away on the E15.
Valencia is located on a stretch of extremely busy Spanish coastline with extraordinary construction growth in and around Valencia over the last few years bringing an influx of tourists as many have brought property here.
In 2007 Valencia played host to the 32nd Americas Cup, a prestigious sailing event and a new terminal building with increased parking facilities and a longer runway was constructed in time for this event. The European Formula 1 Grand Prix has also been held at the Valencia race track and with so many prestigious events, if you are in town at the right time, make sure you have your smart suits packed!
Valencia Airport is located 8km to the west of the city in the suburbs of Manises and opened for its first flight to Madrid in 1934. Valencia Airport deals with a large amount of domestic flights as well as international connections with the connection to Madrid being one of the busiest. The international carriers include many of the budget airlines flying to the UK including Easyjet, Clickair and Jet2.com.
With a great infrastructure surrounding Valencia Airport it is easy to reach the popular tourist destinations along the coast such as Benidorm, Gandia and Orihuela so it makes sense to take advantage of one of the leading Valencia car hire companies based in the airport by using our easy to use secure online booking facility to make sure you get the cheapest but safest Valencia car rental
as soon as you step off the plane.