Car hire from Venice Airport is an ideal way of exploring the local neighbourhood, or for those intending on travelling to the Italian Dolomites, but is nowhere near as romantic as a water taxi across the lagoon which is really the best way of reaching the city itself. Alternative ways to reach Venice more conventionally include the ATVO bus service. Venice Airport is also a popular route for skiers to reach the Dolomites, although transfer times, as for most locations in the Dolomites can be lengthy. Car hire is normally a preferable way to reach the ski areas rather than relying on public transport as the nearest resorts are around two hours away, and many nearer three.
We do suggest you use the MoneyMaxim car hire excess insurance service to compare car hire insurance prices when renting from Venice Marco Polo, as you will find that the car hire firms located in Venice Airport tend to charge heavily for similar cover. This ensures you get the best car hire insurance for your trip as it compares all the major car hire insurance companies and can be used with any Venice car rental.
Venice airport has one of the widest ranges of car hire companies who are located in the airport and they include the following firms:
Our Top Venice Car Hire Tip - Allow plenty of time if you are travelling to or around the Dolomites - the route from Venice Airport may look straightforward, but it is a far from speedy journey and journeys take a lot longer than you might imagine at first sight.
This content was last reviewed on 29/08/2017