Prato is the second largest city located in the heart of Tuscany and the third largest city in Central Italy. It ideally located at the foot of the mountain of Retaia and with car hire in Prato some of the world's most famous cities of art: Florence, Lucca, Pisa and Siena are just a short drive away. Hiring a car in Prato will allow you to explore the nearby prestigious cities rich in art, culture and history or the numerous delights closer to home. These include the Textile Museum, home to cloth swatches, documents and machinery dating back to the 5th century and an expression of the city's roots in the textile industry.
Prato is packed with historical-artistic attractions for those who like to go, see and do and with a definite appeal to lovers of avant-garde entertainment. By hiring a car in Prato you can see numerous museums that house the masterpieces of famous 14th-Century and Renaissance artists, whilst the Luigi Pecci Centre for Contemporary Art possesses an impressive collection of works from the last 30 years. The Emperor's Castle in the historical town centre, the Planetary Sciences Museum, Quinto Martini Park Museum, Romanesque churches, medieval hamlets, Medicean villas all belonging to the Province are worth visiting and make renting a car in Prato worthwhile.
Opening hours: Mo-Sa 1000-2000, Su 1100-2000
Address: Via Francesco Redi 1,
With a wide range of travellers passing through our locations every day, we've got a wide range of vehicles on offer to suit your needs - from smart executive saloons to compact family hatchbacks. ***
***Specific cars may not be available when booking
Please note that from 15 Nov to 15 Apr many cities are required by law to restrict the circulation to only vehicles equipped with snow chains or winter tyres. For a summary of the orders, please visit www.poliziadistato.it. To comply with the regulations, in specific locations subject to this requirement, vehicles are equipped with snow chains - the price is included in the rental charges through the cost of "Winterization Fee". At pick-up if you decide to bring your own snow chains or do not intend on driving on the roads subject to this requirement, you may decline the equipment by signing the appropriate release form. This change will be reflected in the rental charges. For more information on the fees, please click here. In all other regions, we recommend that you check before renting if your journey includes one of the roads subject to this requirement and therefore request the snow chains, if necessary.