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OPTIMO RENT, Catania Aeroporto Car Rental

OPTIMO RENT 200+ ratings, 1 reviews

Catania, Sicily, Italy

5.3 / 10 Average

OPTIMO RENT - Catania Aeroporto Information, Car Rental Instructions & Policies

Store Location



+39 351 6166195

Pickup from Branch or Car Park & After Hours Pickup

The OPTIMO RENT - Catania Aeroporto car rental location is located out of the airport

Location outside from ARRIVALS TERMINAL.After leaving the baggage claim hall turn immediately right, go straight away and exit the Arrivals Terminal. Go through the bus stop area, walk for around 100 meters, and look for the Catania Airport external Car Rental Building where lots of the major car rentals (Avis, Budget, Europcar,) offices are located. You will find our office inside the Car Rental building In case of problems call the phone number the following telephone number +39 351 6166195

Return to the Store, Car Park or Key Box & After Hours Return

Please consult the store in advance to return the car to the designated location.

Opening Hours

Days of WeekSundayMondayTuesdayWednesdayThursdayFridaySaturday
Opening hours
08:00 -21:00
08:00 -21:00
08:00 -21:00
08:00 -21:00
08:00 -21:00
08:00 -21:00
08:00 -21:00


Deposits are depending on which car type your rental car falls into, and can be paid with credit cards(pre-authorization)
Representative Car ModelsDeposit Amount(approx.)Business Days Required for Refund

Kia Picanto

Opel Corsa

Chevrolet Aveo

Vauxhall Corsa

Fiat 500

Renault Kangoo Ii 3m3

Kia Rio Hatchback

Fiat Panda

Fiat 500l 1.3 Cross 95cv

Pack up ^
EUR 50015-30

Toyota Corolla

Puma Winter Tyres

Kia Ceed

Lancia Musa

Pack up ^
EUR 75015-30

Volkswagen T6

Dacia Lodgy 7 Seat

Renault Grand Scenic

Pack up ^
EUR 100015-30

Applicable to all car types,incl. Compact,Suv,Economy,Mini and others.

Pack up ^
EUR 250030-60

Accepted Cards

Credit cards issued by the following companies qualify a car rental from this store: Visa, Master

Visa Master

Note that two credit cards may be asked for upon pickup if your rental car falls into these car types:


A print-out voucher is more accepted in this store.

Driver Age Requirements

21 - 75 years old

Young Driver Fee applies at 21 - 25 years old with charge of USD 61 on all rental approximately.

Driver's License Requirements

The main driver and any additional drivers will need to provide a physical full driving license in their name with no major endorsements. The license should be held for at least 2 year(s).

For foreign renters, you need to bring:

Domestic Driving License + International Driving Permit

Please note that the IDP(International Driving Permit) is only a translation and you must bring your original driver’s license with you.

EU Driving License

All licenses issued in the European Union are accepted.

For local renters, you need to bring:

Full Driving License issued in Italy

This option applies to customers with local driving license, please show your local license at pick-up.

Additional Extras

Extras Prices
Extras Prices
Additional driver fee
Additional driver fee
Note that all drivers must provide their valid documentation.
EUR 6.1/day
GPS rental
GPS rental
Provided by the local stores. Usually, interface and voice are of the local language.
EUR 12.1/day
Infant car seat rental
Infant car seat rental
Recommended for children weighing under 20 lbs /9kg (birth to approx. 1-12 months)
To be confirmed
capped at EUR 51
Child car seat rental
Child car seat rental
Recommended for children weighing 20-40 lbs /9-18kg (approx. 1 - 3 years)‌
To be confirmed
capped at EUR 36
Child booster seat rental
Child booster seat rental
Recommended for children weighing 40-80 lbs /18-36 kg
To be confirmed
capped at EUR 36

Cross Border


Towards any countries, taking rental cars crossing border is not allowed.

Cross Islands

To be updated


Collision Damage Waiver Excess differs by car model:

EUR 1400 for Renault Kangoo Ii 3m3,

EUR 2000 for A Fiat 500,

EUR 1400 for Kia Picanto,

EUR 1400 for Vauxhall Corsa,

EUR 1400 for Chevrolet Aveo,

EUR 2000 for Toyota Corolla,

EUR 2000 for Kia Ceed,

EUR 2500 for Volkswagen T6,

EUR 2500 for Renault Grand Scenic,

EUR 3000 for Renault Grand Scenic,

EUR 1400 for Fiat 500,

EUR 1400 for Fiat 500l 1.3 Cross 95cv,

EUR 1400 for Fiat Panda,

EUR 1400 for Opel Corsa,

EUR 2000 for Lancia Musa,

EUR 2000 for Puma Winter Tyres,

EUR 2500 for Dacia Lodgy 7 Seat,

EUR 1400 for Kia Rio Hatchback,

Theft Insurance Excess differs by car model:

EUR 1500-2000 for Renault Kangoo Ii 3m3,

EUR 2000 for A Fiat 500,

EUR 1500-2000 for Kia Picanto,

EUR 1500-2000 for Vauxhall Corsa,

EUR 1500-2000 for Chevrolet Aveo,

EUR 3000-4000 for Toyota Corolla,

EUR 3000-4000 for Kia Ceed,

EUR 4000 for Volkswagen T6,

EUR 4000 for Renault Grand Scenic,

EUR 3000 for Renault Grand Scenic,

EUR 1500-2000 for Fiat 500,

EUR 1500-2000 for Fiat 500l 1.3 Cross 95cv,

EUR 1500-2000 for Fiat Panda,

EUR 1500-2000 for Opel Corsa,

EUR 3000-4000 for Lancia Musa,

EUR 3000-4000 for Puma Winter Tyres,

EUR 4000 for Dacia Lodgy 7 Seat,

EUR 2000 for Kia Rio Hatchback,

Fuel Policy (what does it mean)

Full to Full

Distances to Airports | Railway Stations | Hotels | Other Landmarks


0.3 mi from Catania Airport

Railway Stations

3.1 mi from Stazione Catania Centrale

3.1 mi from Stazione Catania Porto Acquicella


0.2 mi from Etna Parking

0.3 mi from Catania Aeroporto

0.4 mi from Mangia Prega Rilassati

Other Landmarks

2.3 mi from Pescheria Market

2.9 mi from Via Etnea

3.4 mi from Ciminiere Centro Fieristico

Map view of OPTIMO RENT Store Location
coordinates: 37.470273 15.070129

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Besides credit cards and debit cards, now you can pay for online car rentals with cryptocurrency in 2020. Bitcoin(BTC), ethereum(ETH), and bitcoin cash(BCH) are accepted. Wonder how long does a bitcoin transaction takes and how to pay with bitcoin? Read our FAQs.
Guest Reviews

Total points: 5.3 / 10 Average

  • Vehicle condition: 4.0
  • Vehicle cleanliness: 8.0
  • Spaciousness: 8.0
  • Counter staff: 2.0
  • Pick-up location: 4.0
  • Drop-off location: 6.0
  • Pick-up time: 30-60 mins
  • Drop-off time: 30-60 mins
  • Laura Jasenaite


    5.3 /10 Average

    Reviewed: Monday, January 30, 2023

    Had to replace a car because the battery was off. It took us extra 2 hours to replace the vehicle. We were also charged extra 10 euros for cleaning although we kept the car clean. Spent 4 hours in total at rental office during our 3 days vacation. Very dissatisfied.
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