It is one of the most loved places by visitors from all over the world and it is also among those able to steal the heart at first glance: Positano has the sweet taste of the Amalfi Coast and is the ideal place to spend a few relaxing days walking among its tiny alleys, discovering its monuments and immersing yourself in the unspoiled nature of the splendid seascape that surrounds this beautiful town. Positano is also the perfect starting point to discover the entire Amalfi Coast, perhaps letting yourself be caressed by the sea breeze on board a convertible.
If you are planning your itinerary and you need information on how much it costs to rent a car in Positano, how to do it and who to contact, here are some tips to help you plan your walk.
Costs and directions for car rental in Positano
If you are organizing a car tour of the Amalfi Coast having Positano as a base, you can take a look at the services offered by Positano Scooter, a company specialized in scooter rental that also has a fleet of convertible cars, perfect for enjoying your walk in the discovery of the Coast. Vehicle rental costs depend on the model, ranging from 80 euros per day for a Smart convertible to 1,400 euros per day for an exclusive vehicle, such as the Porsche 718 Boxter.
But before taking a closer look at the fleet and finding out how much it costs to rent a car in Positano, here is some technical information.
To rent a car it is necessary to present:
- a national or international category B driving license;
- identity card or passport;
To proceed with the rental, a security deposit of 400 euros is also required in the form of a pre-authorization on the credit card or in cash at the time of collection.
The rate, which will be calculated based on the model and rental days, includes:
- unlimited kilometers;
- RCA insurance;
- VAT at 22%;
- replacement vehicle in case of any breakdowns or accidents.
On the other hand, tolls, fuel and any fines are always charged to the customer.
Having taken stock of the technical aspects, you will probably wonder how to choose the model of car to rent. This is a crucial point and leads back to at least a couple more questions: Where are you headed? How many days will you spend on the road between the towns of the Amalfi Coast? Let’s examine these aspects in detail and see how much it costs to rent a car in Positano based on the model chosen.
How to choose the right car for your needs?
You have taken a look at the fleet, the models available are all captivating and you can already imagine them on board, but the choice of vehicle is far from simple and involves some reflection.
First of all, you need to establish your budget and the number of people to go with: for those looking for a car for a mini tour as a couple, for example, a Smart can be the perfect match. However, if you choose to rent a car for an on the road holiday, for example by moving from one location to another every two days, you will need to look for a car that can hold a minimum of luggage, such as a Fiat 500.
Once these preliminary assessments have been made, all you have to do is give space to your personal taste, identifying the model you like best and that perhaps best reflects your style and the atmosphere you want to create during the journey.
If you are undecided, let’s take a look at the fleet that Positano Scooter makes available for your holiday.
Car models available for rental
It is the compact car par excellence, iconic in style and reliable in performance, perfect for excursions through the bends of the Amalfi Coast: we are talking about the Smart Cabrio, which will give you a full immersion in the breathtaking views of Positano, accompanying you from the beach to the night clubs of the Amalfi Coast for a day of sea and fun. Those who choose this model must expect a daily expense starting from 80 euros.
FIAT 500 Cabrio
Available with both manual and automatic transmission, the Fiat 500 convertible is a distillation of national identity: by choosing this model, you are giving yourself a typically Italian experience. Convenient for a trip for two, it is also perfect for a group of four and offers the possibility of bringing the necessary luggage with you to spend both a short holiday and a day on the beach. The rate for renting the 500 starts at 120 euros per day, 150 if you choose the electric version.
Feeling the wind in your hair while traveling on the roads of the Amalfi Coast aboard a convertible Beetle is a fun experience that many visitors choose to do to make their stay in this beautiful portion of Campania even more special. Whether traveling in two or four, perhaps with a small luggage, this model, present in the Positano Scooter fleet, is the ideal solution to combine style and logistic practicality. The costs to rent it start from 150 euros per day.
Porsche 718 Boxster
Those looking for something special, perhaps to celebrate a special occasion or to treat themselves to the holiday of their dreams, will find the Porsche 718 Boxster perfect for adding an extra touch to their journey on the Amalfi Coast. Whether you choose it for a mini romantic getaway or to share it with a small group of friends for a holiday full of fun and nightlife in the most exclusive places on the Amalfi Coast, this model always lives up to expectations. Those looking for a luxury sports car can contact the Positano Scooter staff: the daily rate for this solution starts from 1,400 euros.
Renting a car in Positano means enjoying the welcoming Mediterranean atmosphere of the coast, savoring the sense of freedom that the sea breeze and the wind in your hair can give.
Book your vehicle on the Positano Scooter car fleet page or contact the staff for any information: they will offer you the right advice to find the vehicle that suits your needs and your itinerary. All you have to do is enjoy the route and make the most of your dream experience on the Amalfi Coast. The journey is about to begin!