Car Hire Bilbao Airport
Bilbao Airport (BIO) is a public airport located 9 km (5.6 mi) north of Bilbao, in the municipality of Loiu, in the bay of Biscay.
Apart from being the most important airport of the Basque Country and northern Spain, with 4,172,903 passengers in 2008 (declined by 2.7% compared to 2007), it is also one of the most outstanding expressions of the renewal and new strength of the city of Bilbao. It is famous for its new main terminal opened in 2000 and designed by Santiago Calatrava. It is one of the most important bases for Vueling Airlines with the second highest number of destinations offered.
Bilbao airport has effectively dealt with a constant increase in traffic over recent years, traffic which is mainly domestic. In order to improve the airport's operational capacity, increase passenger service quality, allow passengers to wait sheltered from the elements and to improve communications between strategic points of the airport, a refurbished, enclosed and air-conditioned arrivals hall entered into service in 2011, as did eight new lifts and two connecting ramps between the arrivals floor and the gallery, which connects with the car park.
In 2011, 4,046,172 passengers passed through its facilities, 54,446 flights operated and 2,633 tonnes of cargo were transported.
Sources: Aena-Aeropuertos.es, Wikipedia
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Bilbao International Airport in the Basque area, is a busy rental hub for our car hire operations. There is great demand for car rental and early bookings are highly recommended to avoid disappointment. Pre-booking a Car from us and arranging to receive delivery at Bilbao Airport is always a breeze, where you may pick up your car from one of our many car rental kiosks and efficiently drive away into the majestic Basque area. Our Online Rental Rates are always inclusive of collision damage waiver & theft waiver insurances, unlimited mileage and breakdown assistance, so when you get to pre-book with us, you end up knowing there will be no surprises when you have reached Bilbao International Airport.
We wish you a pleasant drive and a most enjoyable stay there!
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