Sardinia is an Italian island situated in the Mediterranean Sea. It is the second largest island in the Mediterranean. Cagliari, the island's capital is on the southern coast. Cagliari is packed with tourist attractions that include a mediaeval fortress, Roman ruins, a cathedral and museums. Calgiari's 13kms Poetto Beach is the longest Italian town beach. To see Cagliari, and its myriad draws, cheap car hire at Cagliari Airport is the best option.
Cagliari-Elmas Airport, the largest of Sardinia's three airports, is the principal gateway to Cagliari and southern Sardinia. Alitalia, British Airways and low cost carriers have flights to Cagliari Airport. Cagliari Airport deals with nearly three million passengers annually. The airport's new passenger concourse was built in 2003 and has been recently enlarged.
The Arrivals area, containing six baggage carousels and car rental service kiosks, is situated on the building's lower level. Check-in kiosks and passenger Departures areas are on the upper level. The terminal has various food and beverage outlets serving meals, snacks and refreshments. Airport shops are mostly on the Departures level and sell sundry items including medical supplies. There are also a bank, ATMs and a first aid post.
The car rental service desks are operated by local and international companies. Search the Internet for cheap car hire at Cagliari Airport. Cagliari Town is five kilometres from Cagliari Airport. There are two car parks within walking distance of the concourse. Parking and facilities for the disabled are available.
The airport shuttle service, taxis and airport transfers provide transport from Cagliari Airport. Taxis wait outside the Arrivals' exits. The shuttle has frequent services to Cagliari Bus Station. Buy tickets prior to boarding. Travel agents and the Internet offer airport transfers.