Car Rental Gran Canaria Airport (LPA)

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Gran Canaria Airport, Gran Canaria, Spain - Canary Islands
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Cheapest Car Rental Rates

Economy
Fiat 500 or similar
Fiat 500
  • 4
  • 1
  • 3
  • A/C
  • Man.
Interrent
$7.95 / per day
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Mini
Fiat 500 or similar
Fiat 500
  • 4
  • 1
  • 3
  • A/C
  • Man.
Offer Car Hire
$9.07 / per day
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Compact
VW Golf or similar
VW Golf
  • 5
  • 2
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Man.
Goldcar
$13.34 / per day
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Economy Elite
VW Polo or similar
VW Polo
  • 5
  • 2
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Man.
Orlando
$15.97 / per day
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Most Popular Car Rental Offers

Minivan
Citroen Berlingo or similar
Citroen Berlingo
  • 5x
  • 2x
  • 4x
  • A/C
  • Man.
Surprice
$30.64 / per day
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Minivan
Citroen C4 Grand Picasso or similar
Citroen C4 Grand Picasso
  • 4x
  • 3x
  • 4x
  • A/C
  • Man.
Avis
$38.44 / per day
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Full-size
Mercedes-Benz Clase C or similar
Mercedes-Benz Clase C
  • 5x
  • 2x
  • 5x
  • A/C
  • Man.
SIXT
$45.43 / per day
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Compact Elite
Audi A3 or similar
Audi A3
  • 5x
  • 2x
  • 4x
  • A/C
  • Auto.
Rhodium
$61.80 / per day
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The above prices are only approximate and were last updated at 10:29 on 2019-11-11. Prices may vary based on the booking dates, length of rental, and car class.

Travel Information

Language
Spanish
Currency
EUR
Country code
34
Average car rental length
8 days
Economy car rental price
$16.55 / per day
Traffic direction
Right-hand
Speed limit out of town
90 - 100 km/h
56 - 62 mi/h
Speed limit within town
50 km/h
31 mi/h
Acceptable limit of BAC
0.05%
Rating
10.0
Gran Canaria Airport Car Rental

Airport Car Rental

Get your rental car at Gran Canaria Airport! Then head to nearby Las Palmas; in particular, the central Triana district, which is home to many of the city’s attractions and performance venues. Drive to the historic Vegueta area to see its beautiful buildings and check out the great bars and restaurants. Make sure you see the unique architecture and parks in the Barrio San Jose neighborhood, too.

One of the biggest attractions in the Canary Islands is, of course, the beach. Playa del Canteras is Gran Canaria’s iconic beach and is located right in Las Palmas, but with a rental car you can reach less crowded beaches outside the city, too. There are lots of opportunities to snorkel, surf, and kayak. And make sure you drive inland to the Tejeda Mountains to check out the spectacular views.

The island of Gran Canaria might be small, but there’s so much to see. Why not get a longer term car rental deal, extend your vacation, and explore more? You may even be able to pick up your rental car at Gran Canaria Airport and take it on a ferry to another island. Start planning your adventure now!

Gran Canaria Airport is also known as Gando Airport, Aeropuerto de Gran Canaria, and Gran Canaria–Las Palmas.

Top international routes

  • Düsseldorf
  • Oslo
  • London
  • Amsterdam
  • Stockholm
  • Manchester

Main airlines

Ryanair, Binter Canarias, Germania, TUI Airways, Vueling, and Norwegian Air Shuttle

Terminals

The single passenger terminal, made up of Zones A, B, and C, serves all flights. The terminal building was opened in 2014, replacing the old terminal that had been in use since 1973.

Location

Gran Canaria Airport is 19 km (12 mi) south of Las Palmas, the largest city on the island of Gran Canaria, and north of many popular beaches. Motorways GC-1, GC-3, and GC-23 are the main roads leading from the airport to Las Palmas.

Most popular types of rental car

  • Convertibles - from $98 per day
  • Station wagons - from $45 per day
  • Large cars - from $59 per day
  • Medium cars - from $38 per day
  • People Carriers / Vans - from $71 per day
  • Small cars - from $20 per day
  • SUVs - from $113 per day

Top car rental companies

  • Orlando (Tel: +34928189650 / +34610582487)
  • Interrent (Tel: +34911501183)
  • Offer Car Hire (Tel: +34928189650)
  • Cicar (Tel: +34928579378)
  • Enterprise (Tel: +34928579378)
  • Europcar (Tel: +34911505000)
  • Avis (Tel: +34928092330)
  • Budget (Tel: +34928092330)
  • Keddy (Tel: +34902105055)
  • Goldcar (Tel: +34965233425 / +34918341400)
  • Goldcar (Tel: +34918341400)
  • Ace Rent a car (Tel: +34965343186 / +18778223872)
  • Interrent (Tel: 911501183)
  • SIXT (Tel: +34871180192)
  • Rhodium (Tel: +34965233425 / +34918341400)
  • Surprice (Tel: +34928141012 / +34607927427 / +34670967214)

Car rental desks

Most are located inside the airport terminal and are easy to locate.

Services and facilities

You’ll find a good amount of snack bars, fast food stands, a grocery store, and a 24/7 deli. Some of the airport shops sell local delicacies. Others are duty-free outlets that are available to all international travelers. You’ll also find several ATMs, two currency exchanges, a children’s play area, a first aid station, post office, pharmacy, and a chapel. The airport is well equipped for travelers with reduced mobility, and it offers additional help, but you should contact your airline in advance if you’d like this service.

Nearest gas station

Estación de servicio Cepsa, which has the same address as Gran Canaria Airport, can be reached in about one minute and is open 24/7. There are many other gas stations nearby and on the island of Gran Canaria.

Airport info

Rating
7.7
  • Getting to the airport 8.1
  • Departure and check-in 7.8
  • Terminal facilities 7.4
  • Wi-Fi connectivity 5.7
  • Restaurants and car rental services 7.0
  • Lounge 5.7

Gran Canaria Airport (LPA)

  • IATA: LPA
  • ICAO: GCLP
  • Airport name: Gran Canaria Airport (LPA)
  • Airport type: Public / Joint Civil / Military
  • Airport Size: Large Airport
  • Elevation AMSL: 24 m / 78 ft
  • Runway Surface: Asphalt
  • Aircraft movements (per year): 118,554
  • Passengers (per year): 13,092,117
  • Distance from City: 11.8 miles / 19 km S of town
  • Airport Hours: 24 hours a day

Top 9 Locations near Gran Canaria Airport

  1. 111.4 km / 69.2 miles away
  2. 116.7 km / 72.5 miles away
  3. 160.4 km / 99.6 miles away
  4. 179.4 km / 111.5 miles away
  5. 207.7 km / 129.0 miles away
  6. 243.8 km / 151.5 miles away
  7. 245.7 km / 152.7 miles away

Map of Car Rental Locations

When are car rental prices cheapest at Gran Canaria Airport?

The cost of renting a car at Gran Canaria Airport depends on the time of year. This graph compares month-to-month price changes to help you find the best deal.
Average Rental Price at Gran Canaria Airport
$34.29
January
$24.10
February
$35.07
March
$43.03
April
$22.40
May
$8.57
June
$28.24
July
$33.87
August
$38.72
September
$30.35
October
$16.59
November
$34.51
December
The cheapest time of the year to rent a vehicle at Gran Canaria Airport is June when prices for an Economy class start from $8.57. You can see that this is 71% cheaper than the yearly’s average and 80% cheaper than renting a car in April (when rental prices start at $43.03 for a Compact class). Knowing this can help you find the best price. But remember that these are average numbers. The exact cost of your rental will depend on your rental length and on how far in advance you book the car. Enter your travel dates at the top of the page to see exact prices and offers!

What’s the most popular rental length at Gran Canaria Airport?

Travel length differs from one month to another: in July the average rental period is 8 days, while in December, the average rental period is only 2 days.
Average Rental Length at Gran Canaria Airport
7
January
7
February
7
March
7
April
7
May
7
June
8
July
7
August
6
September
6
October
3
November
2
December

Which is the busiest car rental month at Gran Canaria Airport?

Travelers are most likely to rent a car at Gran Canaria Airport in January, while the fewest number of travelers rent in November.
Gran Canaria Airport Car Rental Popularity by Monthly Searches
168%
January
141%
February
119%
March
107%
April
130%
May
118%
June
151%
July
153%
August
30%
September
31%
October
25%
November
27%
December

Most Popular Car Models of Rental Suppliers

Rental Agent Make / Model Doors Luggage Type
Orlando Renault Twingo 3 1 Small cars
Ace Rent a car Volkswagen Polo 5 1 Small cars
Goldcar Renault Clio 4 1 Small cars
Ace Rent a car Opel Adam 3 1 Small cars
Orlando VW Polo 4 2 Small cars
Goldcar Fiat 500 2 doors 3 1 Small cars
Orlando Renault Clio 3 2 Small cars
Ace Rent a car Opel Astra 5 2 Medium cars
Goldcar Opel Adam 4 1 Small cars
Goldcar Ford Focus 5d 5 2 Medium cars

Our Customers Reviews

United Kingdom
Mercedes-Benz SLC Cabrio
June 17, 2019
Excellent servuce. From booking and handling back the car.
United Kingdom
Renault Megane
March 21, 2019
Having a car to explore the island was a highlight of our trip. Decide before you travel what approach you would like to take towards the deposit/excess waiver insurance. We saw our options were: Independent Excess Insurance purchased pre-trip, which will be cheaper but likely involve more stress/paper work if a claim is required Purchase cover directly from the car hire firm (which we noticed was cheaper to do at collection, rather than ahead of time) which will be more expensive but possibly easier Accept that a deposit is at risk We went with option 1, but a lack of trust in the car hire industry still made the hand over of the hire car a constant worry.

Top 16 Suppliers for Gran Canaria Airport in 2019

Orlando
Exceptional 9.5
+34928189650 / +34610582487
71 Calle de la Fragua Polígono Industrial De Arinaga, 35118, Las Palmas
Interrent
Interrent
Exceptional 9.5
+34911501183
Autopista Gc-1 Km 16,5 Auerpuerto De Gran Canaria, Salida 16, 35230 Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Las Palmas
Offer Car Hire
Offer Car Hire
Exceptional 9.5
+34928189650
71 Calle de la Fragua Polígono Industrial De Arinaga, 35118, Las Palmas
Cicar
Cicar
Exceptional 9.2
+34928579378
In terminal
Enterprise
Enterprise
Excellent 8.8
+34928579378
AEROPUERTO DE LAS PALMAS,
Europcar
Europcar
Excellent 8.6
+34911505000
Gran Canaria Airport, Autopista GC-1, 35230 Telde, Las Palmas
Avis
Avis
Excellent 8.5
+34928092330
Aeropuerto De Gran Canaria Gando
Budget
Budget
Excellent 8.5
+34928092330
Aeropuerto De Las Palmas Gran CanariaGando
Keddy
Excellent 8.1
+34902105055
Gran Canaria Airport, Autopista GC-1, 35230 Telde, Las Palmas
Goldcar
Excellent 8
+34965233425 / +34918341400
On-Airport. Arrivals terminal office
Goldcar
Very good 7.5
+34918341400
GC-1, 35230 Balcon de Telde, Las Palmas
Ace Rent a car
Very good 7.5
+34965343186 / +18778223872
Aeropuerto de Gran Canaria, GC-1, s/n, 35230 Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Las Palmas
Interrent
Interrent
Very good 7.1
911501183
Autopista GC-1 Km 16,5 Salida 16 Calle Telde
SIXT
SIXT
Very good 7
+34871180192
Aeropuerto de Canarias Autopista General del sur C-1, 35230 Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Las Palmas
Rhodium
Very good 7
+34965233425 / +34918341400
On-Airport. Arrivals terminal office
Surprice
Surprice
Very good 7
+34928141012 / +34607927427 / +34670967214
Gran Canaria Airport, Autopista GC-1, s/n, 35230, Las Palmas

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