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Tenerife Car Hire - Take Advantage of Big Savings

Pre-book your Tenerife Airport car hire, with prices starting from just £11.99 per day with FREE cancellations*

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If you're planning a holiday to the largest of Spain's Canary Islands, then check out our cheap Tenerife car hire deals. Renting a car in Tenerife is a great way to explore all that this remarkable island has to offer. With an abundance of beaches and year-round sunshine it's a holiday maker's paradise. Pre-book your Tenerife car hire with Holiday Extras and we can help you make big savings.

With our award-winning Tenerife rental cars, we use only trusted suppliers to bring you great offers. We regularly check and compare prices for a wide range of pick up points across Tenerife, including Tenerife Airport. We also cover the neighbouring Canary islands, including Lanzarote, Gran Canaria, and Fuerteventura. Whatever your Tenerife car hire needs, we'll do the hard work so you don't have to.

Compare cheap car hire in Tenerife

Type of Hire Car Number of seats Price Per Day*
2 door small car 4 seats £10.47
Medium car 5 seats £14.43
SUV 5 seats £22.53
Luxury car 5 seats £26.14
Large car 7 seats £24.36
*Note: The prices above are accurate at the time of writing but are subject to change according to supplier availability

Tenerife resorts - distance by hire car from Tenerife Airport

Location Distance in miles Travel time
Los Cristianos 9.8 miles 13 minutes
Costa Adeje 10.2 miles 12 minutes
Playa de las Americas 10.2 miles 13 minutes
Puerto Colon 10.7 miles 15 minutes
Los Gigantes 25.5 miles 33 minutes
Puerto de la Cruz 55 miles 1 hour

3 steps to cheap car hire

  • Search - fill out your details above and click search to compare
  • Select - choose the car you want to hire
  • Book - with our secure payment system

Car Hire Spain

How it works

Once you've made your car hirebooking, we will email you a confirmation. This will contain your booking reference, as well as details of your car hire provider and where to find the car hire desk when you arrive at your destination. If you're picking up your rental car from Tenerife Airport, then the location of the appropriate car hire desk will also be provided in your confirmation.

Insurance - we've got you covered

Our Spain car hire agreements all include a collision damage waiver. This means that, in the event of theft or damage, you won't be charged any more than your excess.

Our mission at Holiday Extras is to make things as easy as possible so you can get on with enjoying your holiday. Our total protection insurance for your Tenerife rental car will give you that extra piece of mind should the worst happen and you're involved in an accident or the hire car gets damaged . We regularly compare and price-check all our policies to ensure we bring the best cover and great savings. All our policies include the following cover:

  • Damage and theft excess
  • Damage protection for all mechanical and exterior of the car
  • Cover for any immobilisation, admin and towing charges
  • Free cancellation up to 48 hours before you travel

On arrival - collecting your hire car in Tenerife

When you arrive to collect your rental car in Tenerife - whether from Tenerife South Airport (TFS) or another pick up location, then make your way to the car hire provider's desk where a member of the team will explain the paperwork for the car rental agreement with you. You need to complete these forms before you will be given the keys to your car. You will also be reminded of the fuel policy for the hire car and how much fuel it needs to be returned with, as well as whether there is any mileage limit within the agreement.

You need to ensure you have the following with you when you pick up your hire car:

  • Printed email confirmation for each of your journeys
  • A full driving licence
  • Credit card in the lead driver's name, with the full deposit amount available
  • A valid DVLA code
  • A valid passport

What to do on your return

Details of where you need to return your hire car to will be included on your booking confirmation. When you drop the car off, it will need to be checked over by a member of the car hire company's team before you can head off.

Happy to help

If you have any queries, then our experienced, friendly car hire team are on hand to help on 0800 804 7362. Alternatively, you can contact us online here.

Tips for exploring Tenerife

Once you've picked up your hire car, the world really is your oyster for exploring all that Tenerife has to offer. If you're a sun worshipper, then there are a host of gorgeous beaches to put your towel down on - including the resorts of Los Cristianos, Costa Adeje and the volcanic sands of Puerto de la Cruz.

Take a drive inland to the island's National Park and the spectacular volcanic landscape around Mount Teide. If you love a bit of action, then why not get drenched at the internationally-acclaimed Siam Park water park, or visit the Loro Park zoo with a staggering 350 breeds of parrots!

Other Holiday Extras

If you're just looking for a great value way to get to your resort, Holiday Extras provides super savings on resort transfers. As well as this, you can also take out our holiday insurance, giving you further peace of mind for your holiday.

If you're flying from a UK airport; we could help you save up to 60% on airport parking, airport hotels and airport lounges, too.

Driving guide to Tenerife

Driving in a foreign country can often be a tad daunting with different road signs, rules and potentially having to drive on the other side of the road. We've put together a handy Spain driving guide to give you the lowdown on useful driving and road safety information for Spain and Tenerife.