Car Hire at Cagliari Airport

Cagliari Airport is one of the three airports in Sardinia (the other ones are Olbia Airport and Alghero Airport), it’s really close to the city center, just 12 kilometers by car.  This airport is the south part of Sardinia and the most important airport of this region. Hosting every year almost 3,7 million of passengers, and 14th in the Italian ranking of airports by passengers traffic.

The airport is connected during all the year with all Italy like Bergamo, Linate, Malpensa, Bologna, Rome Fiumicino, Rome Ciampino, Pisa and a lot more while in Europe Barcelona, London, Paris, Bruxelles and last but not least Krakow. There are not a lot for all Europe during all the year, but in the summer the destinations increase and there are more flights like from/to Berlin, Bristol, Cologne, Dusseldorf and Dubai. So if you are going to Sardinia to visit its fantastic beaches, the best way to enjoy the travel is to rent a car at Cagliari Airport with Pepecar, in fact thanks to our search engine you could find all the best services of car hire to find the right one for your needs.

The official name of the airport is aeroporto di Cagliari-Elmas, due to the fact that it’s located in the little town of Elmas. It is dedicated to the Italian Mario Mameli, a hero or the Italian aeronautic.

This airport is working since 80 years and in the 1928 the first civil flight. Until now it’s always getting better and bigger, with a new terminal in the 2004. Always in the same year the first low cost companies arrived in Cagliari Airport.


The Cagliari Airport will offer you a lot of service, it has 3 different lounges, perfectly efficient and with the best design to relax during your waiting at the airport. Even more there is a room perfect for work meeting and little offices for smaller meetings. There are also a lot of services like Wi-Fi, restaurants, post office, ATMs, duty free shop, church, Banks, pharmacy, luggage deposit, luggage wrapping. The most important service which you can use directly from the airport is the car hire at Cagliari Airport of Pepecar which can lead you free from all the public transportations. Just going to the site of you can discover all the offers for car rental and thanks to our search engine; you can find the perfect one for your needs and at the best prices. What are you waiting for? Go to and reserve the car hire which you prefer for making your trip in Sardinia complete and free to discover all the best cities of this country.

If you are in Cagliari you can’t miss these places: Tower of the Elephant, Cathedral of Saint Mary, Museums, Parks, Orto botanico.

The beaches (spiaggia in italian) which you have to visit, thanks to Pepecar and its service of car rental at Cagliari Airport, are:

  • Spiaggia di Tuerredda
  • Spiaggia Su Giudeu
  • Spiaggia Arenas Biancas
  • Spiaggia delle Dune
  • Spiaggia di Mari Pintau

If you want to reach Cagliari airport from the closest main important cities nearby, here you’ll find all the indications:

  • From Cagliari: the distance between Cagliari and the airport is just 11 kilometers, if you rent a car on you’ll reach Cagliari airport in just 16 minutes, driving through the street E25.
  • From Oristano: it will take you  89 kilometers to reach Cagliari Airport from Oristano, by the street E25 there is just one hour if you use the service of car hire of Pepecar
  • From Nuoro: the distance between the Cagliari airport and Nuoro by car rental is 1 hour and 45 minutes, for 175 kilometers.