Most popular car type
Collision damage waiver and theft protection are insurance options that cover renters from paying high penalty fees if the car is stolen or returned damaged. Some Tirana car providers already include Collision Damage Waiver (CDW) and Theft Protection Waiver into the rental price but not all of them. We recommend always be aware of your coverage when renting a car in in Tirana.
Keep in mind that car hire excess insurances often have a deductible clause, which is the amount you’ll have to pay if something happens during the time of your rental. If you want to avoid unwanted surprises, you should consider adding a no-deductible option to your Tirana car rental.
Intermediate (Hyundai Accent or similar) is the most frequently booked car hire type in Tirana.
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A Intermediate car rental in Tirana costs $35 per day, on average.
A Economy car rental in Tirana costs $17 per day, on average.
A Compact car rental in Tirana costs $39 per day, on average.
You can rent any vehicle that suits you in Tirana. However, you’ll definitely want a car that can handle road problems like potholes while still providing you a smooth and bumpy-free ride. This might include a luxury sedan or mid-size SUV.
When driving on the freeway of Tirana, you’ll be allowed to drive up to 68 mph (110 km/h). City highways and main streets, however, allow for speeds of 49 to 55 mph (80-90 km/h). When in residential areas or close to grocery stores and other shopping districts, speed limits average at 40 km/h (25 mph).
Petrol prices in Tirana are slightly less affordable than in other countries. You’ll pay about $1.67/liter (or 182 lek per liter), which is about $6.31 per gallon, for regular petrol and slightly more for premium. Diesel costs about the same as standard unleaded petrol. Petrolstations in Tirana have staff available to pump your petrol and check oil levels.
Large hotels in downtown Tirana often offer free parking to their guests. If you don’t have the benefit of included parking, you can choose to park in one of the ground or underground parking lots. One such lot is located at Tirana Business Park on Rinas Road. A couple of the hotels, including the Sheraton hotel, also offer paid parking to non-guests. Street parking, although hard to find, is sometimes available around popular tourist attractions like the National Museum and Toptani Shopping Center.