With a rental car, vacationers can reach the most beautiful places of the spanish balearic island of ibiza. The 570 square kilometer island impresses with breathtaking cliffs, forested mountains, endless beaches and family-friendly resorts. Ibiza is located southwest of mallorca and can be reached from germany in about 2,5 hours by plane. On verivox.Here you can compare conditions and prices and book the best car rental deal for your ibiza trip.
The right car for your vacation
After entering the rental period and the desired pick-up location, you can start the car rental comparison on verivox.De. With further criteria such as the insurance cover, the offers can be adapted exactly to one’s own wishes.
Ibiza has a well developed road network. If you want to leave it and cross the mountains or rough terrain, you should clarify this in advance with the car rental company. Taking the car on ferries, for example to visit formentera or palma de mallorca, is not always allowed either. For child seats and navigation devices there is an additional fee, the amount of which you will find in the rental conditions.
All rental cars in ibiza have a liability insurance. The minimum coverage is 15 million euros for property damage and 70 million euros for personal injury. A "mallorca-police is therefore unnecessary due to the high coverage amounts. All offers on verivox.De also include fully comprehensive and theft insurance to cover damage to the rental car or loss of the vehicle. Check whether glass, tire and underbody protection are included in the benefits of fully comprehensive insurance. Insurance without excess and with an unlimited number of kilometers is recommended.
When comparing rental cars, it is also important to take into account the car rental company’s fuel policy. It is popular to pick up the rental car with a full tank of gas and return it with a full tank of gas. There are no additional fees. If the rental car is picked up with an empty tank, the first tank must be paid for on the spot – often in addition to a service charge. The rental car is returned with an empty fuel tank. On verivox.These criteria can be filtered so that only offers with the more favorable tank regulation are displayed.
Requirements for the rental
To book a rental car in ibiza, interested parties should be at least 21 years old. Some providers charge a surcharge for young drivers up to 25 years of age. Age. Sometimes there is also an age limit for car rental drivers. Additional drivers are not always included in the rental price and must be registered in order not to lose insurance coverage.
For the rental in spain the valid identity card or passport as well as the driver’s license are required. A full credit card is required for online booking and to pay the deposit. Most providers accept visa and mastercard, some exclude american express. prepaid credit cards and EC cards are not accepted.
Traffic rules on ibiza
In spain, the following traffic rules apply, which vacationers from germany should pay special attention to:
- Children are only allowed in the back seat.
- It is forbidden to talk on the phone while driving.
- The blood alcohol limit is 0.5.
- Unless otherwise indicated, the speed limit is 50 kilometers per hour in towns, 90 kilometers per hour on country roads and 120 kilometers per hour on highways.
- Road users must carry a safety vest and wear it in the event of an accident or when leaving the vehicle.
- The collection of the fine for a traffic offense is also possible from abroad.
Destinations: what ibiza offers you
From the airport you can quickly reach the capital of Ibiza, called eivissa in catalan, by rental car. Here hippies and artists felt equally at home at all times. Today, the old town of dalt vila with its cathedral, which is a UNESCO World Heritage Site, and the harbor district of sa pena are particularly attractive. the lively capital is also known as a paradise for night owls.
the popular playa d’en bossa is about three kilometers from ibiza town. the longest beach on the island invites you to swim here. Strolling and lingering in the stores and restaurants is also fun for vacationers.
From ibiza-city a fast road leads to sant antoni de portmany (spanish: san antonio abad) in the west of the island. The former fishing village is now a lively vacation town with sidewalk cafes, a protected harbor and a beautiful promenade. In the heart of the town you will find the iglesia de sant antoni de portmany – a church from the 14th century. Century. Further south, nature lovers are in for a treat: the town of cala tarida awaits tourists with subtropical vegetation, a steep rocky coastline and the turquoise mediterranean sea.
In the north of ibiza portinatx is impressive. the largest resort in the municipality of sant juan de labritjaim reveals breathtaking panoramic views of the ibicencan landscape as well as the hidden coves that tempt you to dive and surf.
On the east coast is santa eulalia del rIo (santa eulària des riu in catalan), the third largest city on the island. The wide promenade with the hibiscus and oleander bushes invites you to stroll, families with children are drawn to the go-kart track and culture lovers are attracted by the art galleries. A trip to the famous "hippie market" is worthwhile with a rental car in the northeastern resort of es canar.
Climate and travel season
The most popular season for a beach vacation is from may to october. The Mediterranean climate is very warm and dry in summer and mild and humid in winter. The hottest months are from july to september. The average daytime temperature rises to between 28 and 30 degrees Celsius. In the summer and especially in the vacations ibiza is quite crowded. If you like it quieter, travel to the island in spring or autumn.