Car hires in Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia

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Cologne, Germany
8 Dec — 15 Dec
Cologne, Germany
Fri 8/12
Noon
Fri 15/12
Noon
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Car hire insight and trends in Cologne

Useful insights to help you book the perfect car hire in Cologne

What is the cheapest car hire agency in Cologne?

The cheapest car hire in Cologne are generally found through BUCHBINDER . When booking with BUCHBINDER , you may be able to find car hire prices for as low as €12/day. The average price to hire a car in Cologne is €12/day.

What car hire company in Cologne has the most locations?

Sunnycars has the most locations of any car hire company in Cologne, with 22 locations.

What car do most people hire in Cologne?

The Volkswagen Golf is the most popular car to hire in Cologne, according to our data. Our users have found prices for Volkswagen Golf rentals for as low as €14/day in Cologne, though on average you can expect prices to be around €47/day. Another popular car to hire in Cologne is the Fiat 500 for an average of €30/day, and deals as low as €12/day.

Best deals found for Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia car hire

Find great deals below on a variety of popular rental car types in Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia
Compact€21/day
Intermediate€24/day
Standard€34/day
Mini€18/day
Premium€49/day
Supplier choice€20/day
Compact estate car€24/day
Intermediate SUV€26/day
Compact SUV€27/day
Intermediate estate car€35/day
Standard estate car€40/day
Premium estate car€49/day
Best rates found by momondo users in the past 48 hours.

Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia car hire deals found on momondo

Find the car hire in Cologne that's right for you

Small cars

€29 - €83

All Car Types

€46 - €96

The average price of a small car hire in Cologne, Germany is €46. The cheapest time to hire a small car in Cologne, Germany is in November. The price is 37% lower than the rest of the year at just €29 per day. A small car rental is typically 29% less expensive than the average rental car in Cologne. The average price of a car hire in Cologne can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your car hire. Below are the best prices for Cologne small car rentals found on momondo in the past week.

The average price of a medium car hire in Cologne, Germany is €50. The cheapest time to hire a medium car in Cologne, Germany is in October. The price is 53% lower than the rest of the year at just €24 per day. A medium car rental is typically 21% less expensive than the average rental car in Cologne. The average price of a car hire in Cologne can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your car hire. Below are the best prices for Cologne medium car rentals found on momondo in the past week.

The average price of a large car hire in Cologne, Germany is €81. The cheapest time to hire a large car in Cologne, Germany is in April. The price is 16% lower than the rest of the year at just €69 per day. A large car rental is typically 22% more expensive than the average rental car in Cologne. The average price of a car hire in Cologne can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your car hire. Below are the best prices for Cologne large car rentals found on momondo in the past week.

The average price of a SUV hire in Cologne, Germany is €51. The cheapest time to hire a SUV in Cologne, Germany is in December. The price is 48% lower than the rest of the year at just €27 per day. A SUV rental is typically 21% less expensive than the average rental car in Cologne. The average price of a car hire in Cologne can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your car hire. Below are the best prices for Cologne SUV rentals found on momondo in the past week.

The average price of a van hire in Cologne, Germany is €71. The cheapest time to hire a van in Cologne, Germany is in September. The price is 20% lower than the rest of the year at just €58 per day. A van rental is typically 12% more expensive than the average rental car in Cologne. The average price of a car hire in Cologne can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your car hire.

The average price of a luxury car hire in Cologne, Germany is €64. The cheapest time to hire a luxury car in Cologne, Germany is in July. The price is 10% lower than the rest of the year at just €59 per day. A luxury car rental is typically 2% more expensive than the average rental car in Cologne. The average price of a car hire in Cologne can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your car hire.

Ford Ka
or similar Mini
Up to 2 passengers

€18/day

23 Feb - 26 Feb
Ford Ka
Volkswagen Golf
or similar Compact
Up to 4 passengers

€21/day

23 Feb - 26 Feb
Volkswagen Golf
Ford Focus Wagon
or similar Compact estate car
Up to 4 passengers

€24/day

23 Feb - 26 Feb
Ford Focus Wagon

Cologne car hire directory

All major car hire suppliers in Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia

Global Rent A Car

8 locations

Avis

10.0
Wonderful
3 reviews4 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

10.0

Comfort

10.0

Overall

10.0

Pick-up/drop-off

10.0

Value

10.0

keddy by Europcar

11 locations

Dollar

5 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

10.0

Comfort

10.0

Overall

8.0

Pick-up/drop-off

8.0

Value

10.0

Europcar

10 locations

Thrifty

8.8
Very Good
1 review5 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

10.0

Comfort

8.0

Overall

8.0

Pick-up/drop-off

8.0

Value

10.0

Budget

8.5
Very Good
2 reviews5 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

10.0

Comfort

10.0

Overall

8.0

Pick-up/drop-off

7.3

Value

7.3

Enterprise Rent-A-Car

7.1
Good
17 reviews9 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.0

Comfort

7.3

Overall

7.1

Pick-up/drop-off

7.2

Value

6.9

Quick facts about car hire in Cologne

Get the overview on great hire deals, popular car hire companies, and best car types for your visit in Cologne

Most Popular Agency

Flex To Go

Popular Car Types

Compact, Mini, Economy

Cheapest Hire Car

€18

Most Popular Model

Volkswagen Golf
The most popular Cologne car hire agency found on momondo this month is Flex To Go. Other top choices for car hire companies are INTERRENT and Alamo
The following car types were offered at car hire companies in Cologne in the past 72 hours: Compact, Mini, Economy.
The lowest price for a car hire in Cologne is €18/day. For this area, you can expect average prices starting from €23/day.
The most popular car model to hire in Cologne in the past 7 days is the Volkswagen Golf. Our users also prefer the Class Special Car as an alternative.

Find popular attractions close to your car hire pick-up

Visit these must-see attractions near popular car hire locations in Cologne

Nearby attractions:

Lanxess Arena13.4 km
Cologne Messe14.4 km
Friesenplatz16.2 km

Nearby attractions:

Lanxess Arena149.4 km
Cologne Messe150.4 km
Friesenplatz151.9 km

Nearby attractions:

Friesenplatz39.6 km
Cologne Messe39.9 km
Lanxess Arena40.9 km

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Driving with a car hire in Cologne - FAQs

Learn everything there is to know about hiring a car in Cologne so you can be properly prepared for your next trip

Is there a fee to cancel my Cologne, Germany car hire?

In most cases, there is no fee when you cancel your Cologne car hire. You can check to see whether or not your preferred car hire company in Cologne offers free cancellation when booking with momondo.

What is the best type of car to hire in Cologne during January?

Hiring a Standard car in Cologne during the month of January is the preferred choice of most travellers. With temperatures averaging 2 °C and precipitation around 52 mm during January, a Standard size car is more than capable of handling these weather conditions. This is the perfect rental car type for wet roads and above-freezing temperatures. Hiring a Standard in Cologne will cost you €29/day on average.

What is the speed limit in Cologne, Germany?

When you hire a car in Cologne, you should abide by the city’s 50 km/h speed limit. The speed limits on any suburban roads and highways in Cologne are 100 km/h and Advisory, respectively. Be on the lookout for posted signage, because these speed limits might change depending on where you are within Cologne.

What car hire company has the Nissan Qashqai in Cologne?

What is the weather like in Cologne, Germany in December?

During the month of December the average temperature in Cologne is 3 °C and the expected precipitation is 81 mm. This information is useful for travellers looking for a car hire in Cologne.

Is the weather in Cologne similar to the rest of North Rhine-Westphalia?

Travellers looking to leave from Cologne on a road trip around North Rhine-Westphalia or the surrounding areas during the month of December should expect temperatures around 3 °C and about 76 mm of possible rain through the month.

When did momondo last update prices for cars in Cologne?

Prices for cars in Cologne are refreshed on a daily basis.

How many operators does momondo search for cars in Cologne?

How old do you have to be to hire a car in Cologne?

The minimum age for drivers varies by country, including Cologne. In many EU countries drivers must be 18 years old. As a rule, you’ll need to be 21 to hire a car abroad, and a young driver surcharge may be applied if you are under 25. We recommend reading through the policy of your chosen hire company before booking.

What documentation or ID do you need to hire a car in Cologne?

All drivers must have a valid full driving license when hiring a car in Cologne. If the license is written in a different language from the country of hire, an International Driving Permit may be required to avoid the risk of potential fines. If you're hiring a car overseas, you may also need to provide proof of return travel and accommodation information during your stay. It is always advisable to check with the individual hire company you're booking with.


Why use momondo?

Why should I use momondo to book a car hire in Cologne?

You should book a car hire in Cologne using momondo because it is quick, free and easy to use and could save you money. momondo does the hard work of finding the car hire prices and policies, all you need to do is compare and choose what works best for your trip.

How does momondo help me find the best car hire deal in Cologne?

momondo enables you to find the best car hire deal in Cologne by providing useful filters to narrow your search. Filters include, but are not limited to: price, body type, rental company and specific policies that you may want.

Does momondo show car hire deals in Cologne with free cancellation?

Yes, momondo allows you to filter specifically for car hire companies in Cologne offering free cancellation.

Can I hire a car with a fair fuel policy in Cologne on momondo?

momondo specifically allows you to search for car hire in Cologne with fair fuel policies.

Can I find a car hire in Cologne which offers enhanced cleaning on momondo?

Enhanced cleaning services can be found on all car hire locations on momondo including Cologne.

Can I search for car hire in Cologne with unlimited mileage on momondo?

Yes, unlimited mileage options can be found on car hire in Cologne on momondo.


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