Rent a car in Tessera with Europcar
Situated around 12 kilometres southwest of Venice and to the east of Milan, Tessera is the area where the busy Venice Airport is located.
If you need car hire in Venice, Europcar Tessera is a great choice for pick up, allowing you to arrive at the airport and be on your way quickly. Whether exploring Venice itself or the surrounding areas, your car rental will make sure your trip is convenient and comfortable.
The Europcar car rental experience in Tessera
Venice Airport is the main Europcar station in Tessera, but there are four other stations around Venice. You can also pick up your car rental inside the city, near the Ponte della Costituzione.
In Tessera, the Italian classic Fiat 500, is one of our guaranteed models. Other economy car hire choices include the Fiat Panda and the Smart ForFour - both great for small groups. For bigger parties you can hire larger models such as the Peugeot 3008.
Bigger loads to transport? Choose from our fleet of hire vans with a range of van hire sizes to suit all needs.
For total flexibility, both car and van hire is available for long and short term rental periods to suit you.
Driving in Tessera
On the road in Italy, the speed limit is a maximum of 130 km/h on motorways, 100 km/h on main roads and 90 km/h on secondary roads. In and around cities and urban areas, the speed varies between 50 and 70 km/h. Speed limits are reduced to 20 km/h in busy areas such as around schools.
In wet weather conditions, the speed limit is reduced to 90 km/h on roads outside built-up areas and 110 km/h on motorways.
Most of the parking in Tessera is concentrated at the airport, and is payable on exit with cash or credit/debit card. Tessera airport has both long and short stay parking options. Elsewhere around the town, any paid parking spaces are indicated by blue markings or road signs.
Most main roads across Italy are toll motorways with charges payable by cash or credit/debit cards at the toll.
While driving in Italy, be aware that many petrol stations are closed on Sundays and those that are open on Sundays are often closed on Mondays. Not all petrol stations accept debit/credit cards so make sure you carry some cash.
Discover Tessera and its surroundings by car
The main benefit of Tessera lies in its proximity to Venice. Just a 15 minute drive from Tessera Airport, Venice is famous worldwide for its beautiful canals, romantic architecture and magnificent piazzas. The patchwork of islands makes Venice one of the most enchanting destinations in Italy. Make sure you visit the regal domes and mosaics of St Mark’s Basilica, walk along canals full of gondolas, and view the legendary Peggy Guggenheim Collection.
Further afield, Verona (126 kilometres away), Mantua (163 kilometres away) and Lake Garda (206 kilometres away) are all within easy driving distance.
Rewards for choosing Europcar
To say thank you for renting with us, we created the Europcar Privilege program. This is our international loyalty scheme with four levels: Privilege Club, Privilege Executive, Privilege Elite and Privilege Elite VIP. With Privilege you can earn points whenever you rent with us. Move up into the next level and get a weekend of free car hire in one of 140 countries worldwide.