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Search-form presets - search for available 'economy' and 'compact' cars at the rental location 'Bilbao - Airport'. Address: Aeropuerto De Sondika, Bilbao, Es - 48016, Spain.

You can also select any of the 7 available rental locations in Bilbao using the white search form, or change the class of the desired low-cost vehicle to 'Mini' or 'Compact'.

If your budget is limited, it is better to book a car in advance, since rental rates increase with decayed availability of vehicles. Quite often, the cheapest options of golf-class cars in Spain can be found in airports.

Bilbao: 7 rental offices

Bilbao, Spain: Hatchback Rental
The most popular models representing the mini, compact, and economy car segments in Bilbao are: Citroen C3, Toyota Corolla, Toyota Auris, Opel Astra, VW Golf, Ford Focus and others.

When hiring a budget hatchback, it is definitely worth saving on insurance deposit (franchise). Deposits on small cars in Spain vary from 100 to 1.000 euro/dollars. Check the rental conditions of each car in your selection to find a vehicle with a minimum deposit.

If your routes in Spain are foreseen to pass through hilly areas or mountains, it is not recommended to consider very small cars for rental. Their engines are usually insufficient for a confident driving on the roads with long or steep climbs.

At the rental office in Bilbao, consider to take a 'Breakdown Assistance' package or ask an officer for a contact data to use in case of a vehicle breakdown. Cheap cars are sometimes unpredictable in operation.

Upon receipt of the rental invoice, please check that all the information, as well as the final payment amount do match the data in your voucher. wishes you a safe and great trip to Bilbao!

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Driving Advices for Spain – Traffic Regulations and Road Usage Peculiarities
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There are truly reckless drivers on the roads, who enjoy organizing races and dislike speed limits. It is not recommended to follow their example, as well as to stay on the way of these enthusiastic and excited drivers.
Pedestrians are often not less dangerous than other participants of traffic. They can step on "zebra crossing" despite the fact that there are rapidly approaching cars on the road. Drivers should be particularly careful near pedestrian crossings.
Pedestrians also often become the main reason for accidents. They can calmly cross the road, without paying any attention to cars that have collided because of them.
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Sightseeing of Bilbao, Spain

Seafood is the basis of the national cuisine in Bilbao. Various vegetable garnishes are a very popular addition to fish in the restaurants that specialize in the national cuisine. It is important to mention that many restaurants specializing in fish and seafood partner with local fishermen. This guarantees that finest and freshest fish and seafood are always delivered to a café or a restaurant in time. In fact, fish and seafood are quite often never refrigerated – local fishermen deliver their catch directly to the cuisine where chefs start cooking it.

Fans of traditional Spanish tapas snacks will have an opportunity to try a special variety of this popular meal in Bilbao – Pintxos. This is the name for small sandwiches that can contain various ingredients. The delicious snack is available in many local restaurants and bars, and its price will not ruin any budget.

Cod remains the most popular dish in local restaurants. It can be cooked in a number of ways, including quite original ones, for example, cod baked in clay pots. Olive oil and garlic are often the only ingredients used with the fish, so it keeps its original taste and aroma. Local chefs use tuna to cook a very interesting soup that is called Marmitako. It is possible to find this soup in virtually any high-class restaurant in the city. Fans of unusual dishes will like horse mackerel fish that is usually served with a special green sauce made of herbs. When it comes to describing fine delicacies in Bilbao, travelers are recommended trying Changurro crab. As a rule, local restaurants bake crabs.
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