Tel Aviv Ben Gurion International Airport (TLV)
Car Hire / Rental
(Tel Aviv, Israel)
The best way to get about Israel is to hire a car, as the road networks are very good. There are many major car hire companies represented at the Tel Aviv Ben Gurion International Airport (TLV) and hiring a car here is always a popular transport option. The car rental firms available at Ben Gurion are detailed below as a list.
You will find the desks of the various car hire firms situated in the East Gallery, sited in the Greeters' Hall area on the first floor of Terminal 2. Cars are available 24 hours a day and can be booked beforehand. When returning your hire car, you should park it in the lot opposite Terminal 2.
The car rental companies at Tel Aviv Airport provide transport to the car park and hire vehicles. Also worth noting, the car's fuel tank can be filled onsite, when returning the car.
Car Rental, Driving Around the Area
When driving around Tel Aviv and Israel as a whole, a map is essential. The 'Carta map' is particularly good and can be purchased beforehand, or alternatively, maps are also available at the airport and are free from the Israel Government Tourist Office.
Many people flying into Tel Aviv Airport choose to drive to Eilat, along the Route 40. This takes around five to six hours and is a particularly scenic journey, passing the Makhtesh Ramon (Ramon crater). Other popular locations nearby include Bat Yam to the south, Rishon Le Ziyyon to the south-east, and Herzliyya to the north.
Ben Gurion International Airport (TLV) Car Rental Companies
The car rental offices shown below are currently operating at Ben Gurion Airport:
Ben Gurion International Airport (TLV) Car Rental