Madrid Airport is the busiest airport in Spain and it is the sixth busiest in Europe. It is a hub for the European and Latin American markets, seeing around 50 million passengers each year and more flights per day than any other Spanish airport. HAPPYCAR offers various attractive options for a Madrid Airport car hire so that wherever you decide to go, your stay in Spain is stress-free from day one. We check the prices of international and local providers so that you don’t have to check each website to provide you with the best deals on a car hire to make your money go further on a rental car that fits your specific needs. You have the options of choosing car size, pick up location and type of insurance to ensure you get the best deal on a great car hire!
Opening in 1928, the airport began commercial flights in 1933, with a strong history of general aviation clubs that continued to use the airport. The 1982 World Cup brought significant developments to the airport as passenger turnover increased and today the airport is now one of the most important aviation centers in Europe, having received various 'Best Airport' awards in its class for many years.
Its four terminals that seek to support the huge passenger turnover are easy to connect to by road or rail. Terminal 4, built in 2006, is one of the biggest terminals in the world at 8.1 million square feet, and was designed to embody a spacious, modern feel for passengers. Each terminal feature a variety of features and amenities one would expect from such a major gateway airport, and also features a pharmacy, a fully equipped modern business area and various health facilities. Hotels can be found nearby to the airport and you can also find a myriad of artwork from Madrid and plenty of lounges to bide your time.
The outstanding location of the airport, located just 9 kilometers north of downtown Madrid, means that you can immediately take advantage of the primary road network with a car rental Madrid Airport and through into Spain, a diverse country with great beaches, fun nightlife and historic cities. Madrid, the capital of Spain, is the third largest metropolitan area in the EU and is known for its incredible cultural and artistic heritage, not to mention its bustling nightlife. You can also easily access roads that lead into the rest of Spain and all the major cities in the area, such as Barcelona and just over 200 miles is Valencia, convenience and personal freedom that public transportation just can’t beat. There is so much to see in this part of the world and a car hire Madrid airport can make this journey a reality.