Car Hire at Crotone Airport
This information is correct as of September 2015
Whether you are attracted to Palermo’s melting pot of cultures, Cosenza’s spectacular art gallery or Crotone’s history steeped in ancient philosophy and mathematics, you can find the best car hire at Crotone Airport with Skyscanner.
Where to hire a car at Crotone Airport
There is one car hire company with a desk at Crotone Airport: Avis but there are a choice of companies in the nearby area. The Avis desk is inside the terminal, so you don’t need to go far to pick up your car.
Petrol stations near Crotone Airport
Depending on your car rental agreement, you may need to hand your car back with a full tank.
Luckily there is an Esso garage located just 15 minutes drive from Crotone Airport. Head south on the SS106 and the petrol station will be on the right hand side.
Driving around Crotone Airport
Crotone Airport is located just 14 km from the city centre of Crotone. Crotone can be reached by car via the motorway Salerno-Reggio exit at the Sybaris junction for those coming from the North of Italy or from Lamezia Terme junction to those coming from the South of Italy.
Getting to your destination
We’ve put together a quick guide on getting to the most popular destinations from Crotone Airport.
Open air sculptures by Dali, the stunning MAB art gallery and a beautiful pedestrianised heart with cobbled streets, pavement cafes and old-fashioned shop fronts give Cosenza a smaller-than-city feel. Iron balconies gaze over the winding alleys and out across the farmland and mountains that surround this unmissable little town.
It takes just under 2 hours to reach Cosenza from Crotone Airport. Get on the SS160 from the airport and take the second exit onto Strada Statale. Follow signs to Cosenza.
Beautiful Palermo is an enchanting soup of Mediterranean, Arab, Byzantine, Roman, Norman and Sicilian history, culture, people and architecture. These have given Palermo a delightful array of attractions from street stalls and high art to open fountain-strewn squares with lively markets and museums and galleries stuffed with classical artefacts. Palermo nights are blissfully warm, fragranced with the aroma of olive trees and as lively as its days.
Palermo is just over 5 hours by car from Crotone Airport. Get on the SS106 then merge with the E90. Follow signs for the E45. Stay on this road until you get to Messina where you will take the ferry. Head towards the A20 and follow signs for Palermo.
Crotone is a typical Calabrian port town with a venerable history of mathematicians including Pythagoras himself. Soak up the atmosphere of philosophers and thinkers of the 5th century while enjoying a waterside coffee, a trip to the archaeological museum or a trip to the fairytale Castle le Castella island and its breath-taking protected marine life. Crotone is just under 20 minutes by car from Crotone Airport. Head south on the SS106, taking a right then following signs to the centre.
Most parking in Crotone is free both on street and off street. Many restaurants and hotels in Crotone also offer free parking.
Prices subject to change