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Airport Tenerife South is the most popular aiport in Tenerife island. It's close to sandy beach resorts and just minutes of drive away from most of the hotels. You will arrive to the Tenerife South ariport, collect your luggage and step to the counter where the car rental clerk will hand you the keys and show you (and your family, friends) to your car for the vacation. There are many car rental brands having their counters inside the airport terminal like Europcar, TopCar, hertz, Thrifty, Autoreisen and Cicar. Check out our rental car selection to find even more brands that will meet and greet you on your arrival and shuttle you to your car or even bring you the car to your hotel.  

Tenerife airport rental car brands

There are major car rental brands operating inside and around Tenerife airport. The best location is inside the terminal where you can just continue from your luggage collection to car rental. Other brands are operating with meet and greet service, shuttle off airport or hotel delivery. You should always plan to pick the car up inside working hours since out of hours service times is an option for individual agreement. 

At Tenerife aiport you can book major car hire brands also with Orbit Car Hire. Car hire suppliers like

  • Surprice (recommended)
  • Europcar
  • Top Car
  • Hertz
  • Thritfy
  • Autoreisen
  • Cicar

Tenerife airport connections

Tenerife island has extensive connections to UK airports and continental EU cities. You will have to check for your flights arrivals and departure to properly rent the car and arrange parking across the island.

Tenerife airport (TFS) has splendig connections to Manchester, London Gatwick, London Standsted, Birmingham and East Midlands, Paris, Spain mainland, Germany, Belgium, France, Italy, Russia, Turkey and Eastern Europe.

Even before booking the car rental you should prepare the basic information in order to get the correct offer:

  • Pickup date
  • Drop-off date
  • Number of passangers
  • Name of the driver

Contant information

If you require more information about Tenerife South Airport you should call the airport directly (+34 91 321 10 00) r contact them via email office desk (informaciontfs@aena.es). If you should inquire information regarding car rental we are here to help and you can get in touch with us any time.


What you need to know about renting a car

How to make a booking with Orbit Car Hire?

You can easily book your vehicle with Orbit Car Hire. First, you have to choose the date and location of your rental in our booking form. In the next step, you can pick out the vehicle you want from the list provided. After filling out the personal information form there is a step where you choose the payment method and you simply fill in your credit card information. In the end, you can print out your voucher, which is needed at the time of pick-up.

What are the charges for security deposits?

Every car rental has its own security deposit policy. You will find the information about the security deposit while booking the vehicle or on your voucher. 

What if I would like to change my booking?

If you need to change your booking you have made through Orbit Car Hire please contact our customer support team at customerservice@orbitcarhire.com or by phone at +354 823 0165. You can cancel your booking free of charge at least forty-eight hours before your rental is due to start. For further information please read the Terms of Use. 

How do I cancel my booking?

You can cancel your booking free of charge at least forty-eight hours before your rental is due to start. For further information please read the Conditions of Use. Our customer service team will address your requests in due time:

When do I pay for the rental car?

You pay a small deposit when making the booking as a guarantee. The remaining balance is paid when you pick up your rental vehicle. Please keep in mind that the payment at the counter is paid in local currency. 

What is included in the price?

Most of the reservations made by Orbit Car Hire include unlimited mileage, local tax, mandatory fees, and collision damage waiver. In steps 1 and 2 in the booking process or on your voucher, you can see all the details about your booking inclusions.

Are there any hidden fees?

There are no hidden charges! All mandatory surcharges and fees are presented in the 3rd step of the booking process and in our Terms and Conditions. Please note that additional charges may apply for some rentals in case of:

  • Out of hours surcharge (when picking up the vehicle out of office hours),
  • One way fee (when returning the vehicle at a different location),
  • The service charge for fuel (prepaid fuel policy),
  • Young/senior driver fee (this condition is set by the car hire company and is usually not in relation to the regulation of the specific country),
  • Excess and deposit amount (before hiring you need to make sure your credit card limit is high enough for the deposit amount to be blocked which usually equals the excess amount or higher).

We advise our clients to read the Terms and Conditions carefully before the rental in order to avoid any unexpected surprises. Our knowledgeable customer service agents will gladly help you with any questions via phone, email, or live chat during our opening hours.

What is a voucher and why do I need it?

A voucher is a document that confirms your booking, the price for your booking, and the payment of your booking. It is mandatory to have your voucher with you at the time of pick up. If you do not have the voucher with you at the time of pick up, the vehicle provider may refuse to release the vehicle to you or can change the price of the rental.

What is an airport or premium location fee?

Premium location/airport fee is a fee that covers the location service costs. This fee is usually included in the price but may still occur at some locations and is charged locally.

What is Premium Coverage and how does it work?

Premium Coverage is an optional service by Orbit Car Hire which, if accepted, covers your financial accountability for damage or theft to the hired vehicle. This is not insured with a car hire company that reduces the excess amount, but a cover that refunds you in case the car hire company charges you for damage or theft. With this option, you will be reimbursed up to 3000 EUR. For more information, you can read the Terms and Conditions or contact us.

Find The Best Car Hire Companies In Tenerife Airport (South)

  • Europcar
  • SurPrice

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