Rent a car in Vigo with Europcar
Vigo is not only a prominent industrial hub, it is also a charming town steeped in history. Home to a clutch of high quality museums, including one of the most important collections of contemporary art in Spain, a handful of sandy beaches and a number of Roman remains, Vigo is ripe for a weekend away on the Atlantic coast.
With the Portuguese border just half an hour drive to the south and La Coruna 150 kilometres to the north, Vigo is ideally located for exploring this overlooked part of northern Spain. Hire a car with Europcar Vigo and waste no time careering through Galicia's fragrant pine woods and white sand beaches.
The Europcar car rental experience in Vigo
Europcar has a comprehensive fleet of small to medium models, perfect for getting you across the city and out to the beach with ease. Check out the Fiat 500 and Nissan Micra, or the Volkswagen Golf.
Are you moving? Or looking to transport lots? Europcar Vigo also offers a selection of vans available for rent.
Europcar Vigo provides a flexible service, allowing you to rent for days, weeks or even months at a time.
Driving in Vigo
Vigo is easily accessible on the motorway from all of the major Spanish cities via the A6, A3 and A52. Inside the city the speed limit is capped at 50 km/h, while country roads are 90 km/h and motorways 120 km/h. When cars want to overtake you on the motorway they will often flash their lights.
Vigo has undergone extensive road reparations in order to make the city easier to navigate, meaning parking is more widely available and easier. There are also several off-street car parks with competitive hourly rates.
Discover Vigo and surroundings by car
Vigo might have enough attractions and culture to keep you busy for a lifetime, but it is just a small taste of all that the Galicia region has to offer. Famed for its fresh seafood platters, historic towns and verdant woodlands, set out from Vigo and pick from any one of the areas 45 beaches with the closest a 10 minute drive away. A stone’s throw from Santiago de Compostela, the final stop on the famous Camino de Santiago with its evocative stone streets and breathtakingly ornate cathedral, Vigo is ideally situated to explore the best of Galicia.
Travelling onwards? Porto (153 kilometres), across the Portuguese border is within driving distance.