You can hire a car for a day or 2 to transport you to the Airport in the UK and again on your return.
You can hire a car for all your holiday and get it at Alicante Airport. or hire one for part of your holiday and hire from Benidorm. Car Hire
Car Hire Restrictions Car Hire Minimum Age
Car Hire Minimum Age: The official minimum age is 21, but some car hire firms use a higher age of 23.
Driving Experience: Most car hire companies insist on a minimum driving experience of 2 years.
Check for these restrictions.
Book on line
It is advisable to pre book your car hire. In high season it's essential.
This site allows you to book on line through the top UK and European Car hire firms. Car Hire
Is illegal as is driving under the influence of drugs.
Don't use while driving
SOS phones are every 5km on major roads.
Police Emergency telephone: 091
On street parking is hard to find in towns. Multi story car parks usually have room, but expensive.
Third Party Insurance is compulsory in Spain. Travelers should check with their insurers that they are correctly covered.
Driving & the Law
A valid driving licence is required at all times is Spain. Also required The vehicle log book/registration and adequate insurance also required.
An EU Driving Licence is accepted in Spain. Uk drivers should obtain an International Driving Licence from the AA
On the spot fine payment is compulsory for non residents.
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On the spot speeding fines are high
Seat Belts are Compulsory for all passengers.
Children under 13 must sit in the back seat using suitable sized seat belts for the child's size and weight.
- excludes babies in rear facing baby seats. Book if required.
Carry both warning triangle and reflective jacket in the car or boot,and of course use if broken down etc.