Car hire Modena

Modena is one of those wonderful cities one can find in the incredible and beautiful region of Emilia-Romagna. It is located close to the Po Valley and next to the cities of Parma, Carpi, Bologna and Reggio Emilia. Modena is famous for been the birthplace of luxury sport car as Ferrari, Lamborghini, Pagani, Maserati or De Tomaso. Also, Luciano Pavarotti and Enzo Ferrari were born in this incredible city.

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As many Italian cities, Modena was part of the immense Roman Empire. It was known as a military base during the Roman period. Then, it was conquered by Pompeii and Marcus Antonius. During the Middle Ages, Modena had become a fortified city, thanks to the bishop Ludovico. In the 11th century, the city became part of the Toscana. In the 17th century, Napoleon and its army attacked and conquered Modena. Currently, the city is one of the most important places all over its region a part of Italy, especially because of its car industry.


Do you know any of the most important places in Modena? Undoubtedly, the Estense Gallery, Modena Cathedral, the House-Museum Enzo Ferrari, the Civic Tower, the Ducal Palace, the Museum Palace, Museum of Picture Cards, San Bartolomeo Church, Cathedral Museums, the Synagogue or the Ghirlandina are some of the most beautiful places you can see thanks to a rental car with Pepecar. And, remember, you can pick up and return your rented vehicle in the very same airport you land in.


It is true that Modena has a special charm, especially, thanks to its car industry, and, most importantly, thanks to its impressive historic and cultural heritage. Furthermore, if you have thought about spending a few more days in Modena, take your rental car and visit the destinations we recommend you. Don’t hesitate! Bologna, Ferrara and Verona wait for you!


The first destination of our route will be Bologna, which is about 45 kilometers away and, with your rental car, the trip won’t take you more than 55 minutes if you take the A1/E35. Once in this incredible city, you will discover one of the most famous cities in Italy. Bologna is known for its Saint Petronius Basilica, Bologna Towers, Saint Luke Sanctuary, Neptune Fountain, Saint Domenico Basilica, Saint Peter Cathedral or the palaces of Re Enzo and Accursio. Undoubtedly, Bologna has been one of the most important cultural centers all over the world. So, don’t hesitate and visit this wonderful place. Did we mention that Bologna is a city full of university students? This place is simply incredible.


The second stop in the route could be Verona. At a distance of 105 kilometers, you can access this city taking the A22/E45 in direction to the northeast with a car hire in Modena. The trip will take you up to 1 hour and 20 minutes. This city from the region of Veneto is really impressive. In Verona you will discover why Shakespeare decided to set one of his most known plays in this city. Also, you will be able to see the wonders of Verona in places as the Roman Theater, Verona Cathedral, Juliet House, Lamberti Tower, Erbe Square, Bra Square or the Scaligere Arch. May the spirit of Romeo and Juliet be with you!


Finally, you can end the route in the incredible Italian city of Ferrara. With your rental car from Modena, take the road E45 and the road A13 during 85 kilometers and you will get to Ferrara in less than 1 hour and 20 minutes. Ferrara is an Italian city really close to the Po River. Its nearby cities are Verona, Venice and Bologna, so it is always a good option to travel to. Known for utilizing the geothermic energy to produce hot water and heating, Ferrara has a lot of places to visit. We recommend, undoubtedly, the Botanic Garden of the University of Ferrara, Ludovico House-Museum, Ferrara Cathedral, Diamond Palace, Schifanoia Palace and Ferrara Castle.


For your information, there are different airport you can access to if you want to get to Modena, as, for example, Verona Airport, Bologna Airport and Florence Airport. But, also, you will have the privilege to reserve a rental car in the airport, making it easier for you to move with total freedom without having to wait any public transport. It doesn’t matter the time you will spend in Modena, what matters is the quality of the holidays and the experience lived. To ensure the best of both, reserve a car hire in Modena with Pepecar! You won’t regret anything!


From Verona Airport: the distance between Verona Airport and Modena is about 105 kilometers. The easiest way to reach the center of the city is going through the A22/E45, as it won’t take you more than 1 hour and 15 minutes to be enjoying your destination.


From Bologna Airport: the distance between Bologna Airport and Modena is about 40 kilometers. To get to Modena, take the road E45 and you will be there in less than 45 minutes.


From Florence Airport: the distance between Florence Airport and Modena is about 125 kilometers. If you take the road A1/E45 in direction to the northeast, you will be in Modena in less than 1 hour and 35 minutes.