Palermo

Palermo car hire with SIXT

Our Palermo car hire options give you the freedom of driving around and visiting tourist attractions in the surrounding areas of Sicily at will. You can pick up your choice of vehicle from one of our branches either at the airport or in the city centre, with friendly English-speaking service agents to assist you. You can book a compact city hatchback to access the narrow old streets more easily or a large minibus for day trips. There’s also pretty much anything in-between, depending on the size of your party. All our vehicles come from Europe’s top brands, offering you affordable luxury by supplying first-class cars at economy prices.  

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SIXT services in Palermo

We offer the flexibility for you to book the Palermo car hire package that suits your specific requirements. We have a wide range of saloons, from hatchbacks to four-door sedans. Larger vehicles include MPVs, with or without 4x4 capabilities. You have a choice of hire periods, including weekend or weekly rentals. You can even hire a car as a one-day rental. Bookable extras are available to make your visit more convenient – add a sat nav or book an additional driver option to share the load with someone else with whom you’re travelling.  

Good to know when visiting Palermo

One-way Car Hire

Us the straightforward booking tool to see the availability of one-way car hire in Palermo. Always make sure to check this is available before finalising any booking. 

Under 25 Car Hire

In Italy to hire a high number of cars the minimum age is 18 years old; we require a valid licence held for at least a year and it induces a surcharge when under 25.  

Flexible Hiring Options

Take the stress out of your Palermo car hire, select ‘pay later’ during booking so that cancellation is free any time up to the pick-up day.  

What to do while in Palermo

The capital of Sicily offers plenty of sightseeing opportunities that you can take advantage of when you rent a car in Palermo. To get a sense of the city’s mixed cultural heritage, visit Palermo Cattedrale, where Norman, Gothic and Arabic architecture come together. For the beautiful ceiling mosaics that characterise the city, drive to the churches of Cappella Palatina and La Martorana. Foodies can drive to Piana degli Albanesi Village, 40 minutes away, to sample authentic Sicilian cannolis.  

Summer 2021 in Palermo

Summer is a great time to enjoy the seafront of Palermo, where you’ll find the Foro Umberto I and the Botanic Garden, one of Europe’s most important. The best views over Palermo and the surrounding countryside can be had from Santa Maria di Gesù church. To get there, drive up the slopes of Monte Grifone. For outdoor activities head to Sicily’s oldest artificial lake at Piana. It’s about a 30-minute drive from Palermo.  

Why Rent With Sixt?

Why Rent With Sixt?
  • New Cars - On Average 3 Months Old
  • Premium Fleet Of German Cars
  • Car Hire Made Quick And Easy
  • Friendly 24/7 Customer Service
  • Free Cancellation When You Pay On Arrival
  • No hidden costs or credit card fees

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