Choose Europcar for your Santander car hire and benefit from a wide choice of quality, recent car hire models and discounts when you pay online. Europcar have hiring stations at Santander Airport and Santander Railway Station so no matter how you arrive you can continue your holiday at your own pace and convenience.
Santander's main attractions are its beautiful parklands and coastal setting so driving is a great way to explore this lively city popular with Spanish holiday makers.
Driving in the Santander area
Santander is a well-known surf spot when the waves are right and hiring a car is great way to ensure you get your boards to the beach on time. Head to El Sardinero or Playa de Somo where there is a surf school and equipment hire for beginners. Day trips to one of the many nearby cities are also high on most holiday maker's itineraries. Head for cultural big-hitter Bilbao and enjoy the monumental Guggenheim Museum or make a bee-line for sophisticated seaside resort San Sebastian close to the French border.
Santander is also close to the wonderful Castro Urdiales, Comillas and Puente Viesgo which boasts some impressive prehistoric wall paintings. Travellers interested in mediaeval history will also want to take in the town of Santillana del Mar just a 30 minute drive along the coast from Santander. This picturesque town takes visitors through quaint winding streets towards the ancient Colegiata de Santa Juliana, a church with a walled cloister.
Car hire in Santander
Europcar gives you full control over your Santander car hire booking. Just log on to 'My Europcar' and view, change or cancel your booking at any time. You can add any extras you need online when you book including child seats and extra drivers.