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Car Hire Costa del Sol Deals - Sixt rent a car

Sixt has four branches up and down the coast of the beautiful Costa del Sol, to help travellers explore the sandy beaches, pretty tourist towns, and inland scenery that the region has to offer. We have two branchesin the large city of Malaga, at both the airport and train station. To the south, you can visit our friendly staff at our offices in Marbella or Estepona. Each of the branches is ideally situated as a starting point for a great road trip, as they are all connected by a major motorway . Car rental in Costa del Sol is easy, thanks to our range of high-quality vehicles. Our affordable rental cars will allow you to travel in comfort.

 
  • Malaga Airport
    Terminal 2 & 3 Llegadas
    29004 Malaga

    Mo. - Su.07:00 - 01:00
    Bank Holidays07:00 - 01:00
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  • Malaga Train Station
    C/ Mendivil 12
    29002 Malaga

    Mo. - Su.07:00 - 23:00
    Bank Holidays07:00 - 23:00
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  • Estepona/Kempinski Hotel Bahia
    Carretera Cadiz km 159
    29680 Estepona

    Mo. - Su.09:00 - 13:00
    Bank Holidays09:00 - 13:00
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  • Marbella
    Ctra. de Cádiz, km 183
    29600 Marbella

    Mo. - Su.09:00 - 19:00
    Bank Holidays09:00 - 19:00
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  • Malaga Airport

    Sixt Car Rental
    Terminal 2 & 3 Llegadas
    29004 Malaga

    Mo. - Su.07:00 - 01:00
    Bank Holidays07:00 - 01:00

    24 h pickup
    24 h return

    Available vehicle categories: Cars & Estates, Sports Cars & Convertibles, 4x4s

  • Malaga Train Station

    Sixt Car Rental
    C/ Mendivil 12
    29002 Malaga

    Mo. - Su.07:00 - 23:00
    Bank Holidays07:00 - 23:00

    24 h return

    Available vehicle categories: Cars & Estates, Sports Cars & Convertibles, 4x4s, Vans & Trucks

  • Estepona/Kempinski Hotel Bahia

    Sixt Car Rental
    Carretera Cadiz km 159
    29680 Estepona

    Mo. - Su.09:00 - 13:00
    Bank Holidays09:00 - 13:00

    24 h return

    Available vehicle categories: Cars & Estates, Sports Cars & Convertibles, 4x4s

  • Marbella

    Sixt Car Rental
    Ctra. de Cádiz, km 183
    29600 Marbella

    Mo. - Su.09:00 - 19:00
    Bank Holidays09:00 - 19:00

    Available vehicle categories: Cars & Estates, Sports Cars & Convertibles, 4x4s

Sixt Rental Services in Costa Del Sol

Our Service | Traffic Information | Sixt Tip | Sightseeing Destinations | Business Destinations | Rental FAQs

Our easy-to-use website will help you find the best branch and deal for your trip. To see more specific branch information, such as the address and opening hours, just click on the map tab. Our site will also give you a booking price comparison overview. When you're ready to book, simply enter your details online or call our dedicated customer service team. Our Costa Del Sol branches have different opening hours, with the Malaga Airport branch offering 24-hour collection and drop off. Our car hire in the Costa Del Sol offers a range of premium vehicles from some of the world's most celebrated car brands. Please note that while we can guarantee a vehicle class, we cannot guarantee an exact vehicle make/model.

Our Service

Our range of handy extras will make your rental vehicle feel like a home away from home. There's no need to worry about getting lost on the region's roads, as you can hire a modern Satnav system when placing your booking. All of our branches in the Costa Del Sol have a range of vehicles available, from 4x4s to estates . Sports cars and convertibles will make a real impact, especially when driving through the glitzy streets of Marbella. The Malaga Train Station office also has trucks and vans available , ideal for transporting goods. To make the booking process even easier, download our convenient app; you can use it to book, reserve specific vehicles and add extras. Car hire extras include unlimited mileage for long journeys, children's booster seats, and additional driver coverage to help share the driving load.


Traffic Information

If you're collecting your vehicle from either Malaga Airport or Malaga Train station, you will need to head for the MA-22 motorway to take you south, or the N-340 to take you north. The MA-22 will take you through the Churriana district, to connect to the MA-20 , which will lead to all the major routes along the south coast. When on the N-340 you will pass the Malaga-Este area, which will connect to the A-7 motorway , the road that leads to the city of Murcia.

Our branches at Marbella and Estepona are both located close to the A-7. When heading east on the A-7 it is just a short drive to Malaga. When heading west, the road will take you towards Gibraltar and Cadiz. It also links to Seville, to the north-west.


Sixt Tip

The Costa Del Sol is known for its luxurious Marbella hotels, busy beaches, and bustling resorts. But lots of the region%u2019s best gems are hidden away from the tourist areas along the coast. Picking up a rental vehicle allows you to take a trip off the beaten track into the countryside, or even to the wonderful historic city of Seville. Make sure to pack your sun cream though, as this land-locked area often has summer temperatures of up to 40 degrees Celsius. .

The Costa Del Sol is an ideal choice for a family holiday, as most hotels in the area are extremely family-friendly. With kids' clubs, entertainment, and swimming pool complexes filled with slides and rides, there's plenty to keep youngsters entertained day and night.


Sightseeing Destinations

There are lots of interesting sights to see and activities to do on the sunny Costa Del Sol. Beautiful beaches are ten a penny on this long stretch of coast, and most are lined with busy tavernas and pretty souvenir shops. Luxe-lovers may want to take in a pool-party at one of the region's many 5-star hotels; bag a sun lounger and keep your eyes peeled for the many celebs that frequent the area. The region has all the other hallmarks of a great Mediterranean resort, including delicious local food, from tapas to paella, as well as simple home cooked dishes for kids.

Visitors departing from Malaga Airport or Malaga Train Station are just a short drive away from the magical Alcazaba of Málaga . This ancient fortress was built on a hill overlooking the city in the 11th century, and Game of Thrones fans may even find its architecture similar to that of King's Landing

Distances to Alcazaba of Málaga

  • Distance from Malaga Airport: 7.5 miles, around 24 minutes
  • Distance from Malaga Train Station: 2.3 miles, around 12 minutes

The Selwo Marina offers a great day out for families. This pretty marine park has four areas that house a range of animals, fish, and plants. The 'Antillas' area is home to playful dolphins and hilarious sea lions, and it's possible to swim with them in small pools. 'Isla de Hielo' is where you'll find everyone's favourite; the waddling, characterful penguins.

Distances to The Selwo Marina

  • Distance from Malaga Airport branch: 8.8 mi miles, around 20 minutes
  • Distance from Marbella branch: 26.4 miles, around 40 minutes
Los Reales Sierra Bermeja is a mountain range just a few miles from Estepona. It's the perfect spot to while away a long weekend amid the exquisite views, up to 1,450 miles above sea level.

Distances to Los Reales Sierra Bermeja

  • Distance from Estepona branch: 11.4 miles, around 39 minutes
  • Distance from Marbella branch: 31.7 miles around 1 hour 5 minutes

Business Destinations

Malaga is the business hub of the area, home to many large corporations. When you hire a car it is easy to navigate to the various business districts, which are spread throughout the city. The main industries in the city are tourism, construction, technology, logistics, and transport. The tourism sector has been boosted by the Picasso Museum and the Contemporary Art Centre.

The Palacio de Ferias y Congresos de Málaga is the conference centre for the area and is situated in the Cruz de Humilladero District of Malaga. Since it opened in 2003 it has hosted thousands of trade fairs, expos, concerts, and events, including the International Association of Science and Technology Parks (IASP).

Distances to the Palacio de Ferias y Congresos de Málaga

  • Distance from Malaga Airport: 5.3 miles, around 16 minutes
  • Distance from Malaga Train Station: 2.6 miles, around 13 minutes

Rental FAQs

Below are the quick answers to some of our most frequently asked questions. Please be reminded that every country has slightly different rules and regulations, so for the most specific and detailed information pertaining to your desired rental please visit our rental information page.

Do I need a credit card?

Can I hire a certain car model? If I'm not happy with my vehicle can I change it?

Do I have to pay a security deposit?

Which documents are needed to pick up the rental car?

What do the various insurance options cover?

Can I rent the car at one place and drop it off at another station?

Can I change my booking and do I have to pay a cancellation fee?

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