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Here you can compare rental cars and hiring of vehicles from several companies in cities in Austria. Look for and find the best prices on car rental. Search for and book directly in cities such as, Vienna, Graz, Linz, Favoriten, Donaustadt, Floridsdorf, Salzburg, Innsbruck, Ottakring, Simmering, Meidling. We list prices from companies that are safe and quality assured so that there will not be any problems when you want to pick up your car.
Facts about Austria
Austria (Republic of Austria) has approximately 8,205,000 inhabitants and is located in Europe. The capital is Vienna where about 1,691,500 people live. Total surface/area 83,858 km² / 32,378 mi². The 19th largest country when it comes to inhabitants and the 21th largest regarding the surface in Europe. The largest regions/states/counties are Lower Austria, Vienna, Upper Austria, Styria, Tyrol, Carinthia, Salzburg, Vorarlberg and Burgenland from a total of nine. Austria is the 94th largest country when it comes to inhabitants and the 118th largest regarding the surface in the world. Alternative names are Österreich, Republic of Austria, Republik Österreich. See the weather reports and find maps of Austria. We give tips and recommendations on attractions, museums, experiences, and destinations which you can visit during your stay in the country. The official currency is Euro (EUR) and is used to pay your purchases with. Do you need to make a call? To make a call with a phone you use the country code +43. Common languages are e.g. German, Slovenian, Hungarian, Croatian. .at is a common domain ending for websites. The five largest communities are Vienna (c. 1691500 pop), Graz (c. 222300 pop), Linz (c. 204800 pop), Favoriten (c. 201900 pop), Donaustadt (c. 187000 pop). Grossglockner (3798 m / 12,461 ft), Wildspitze (3774 m / 12,382 ft), Weißkugel (3738 m / 12,264 ft), Großvenediger (3662 m / 12,014 ft) and Ramolkogel (3550 m / 11,647 ft) are the five highest mountains of the country. Has neighboring countries such as Switzerland, Germany, Hungary, Slovakia, Czech Republic, Italy, Slovenia, Liechtenstein. Is it included in the price to cross national borders? Usually not, the car rental company may charge a fee to cross national borders to Switzerland, Germany, Hungary, Slovakia, Czech Republic, Italy, Slovenia, Liechtenstein. All additional costs are paid directly at the rental desk in the local currency, Euro (EUR). It is stated in the rental terms and during the booking whether it is allowed to cross national borders and to which countries.
Tourist attractions & activities in Austria
Experience an amusement park, water park or theme park, then there are these options, Hexenwasser, Glan Spielplatz, Area 47 Adventure Park and Waldbad Enz. Do you travel with your children? Taste the local wine in Austria? Feldweingarten, Ackerweingärten, Steinriegel, Lange Weingärten, Hausweingärten, Auf der Alm, Hausweingarten, Ackerweingärten and Heidweingärten are examples of wine producers and vineyards. It is often possible to stay one night or more at the vineyard. Visiting an animal park with the family? Tierpark Pamhagen, Schönbrunn Zoo, Alpenzoo and Cumberland-Wildpark are tropicarium, tropical house, animal parks, aquarium, zoos and terrarium in Austria.
Cheap car rental with unlimited mileage in Austria
There are many different models and sizes of cars to choose from. Fleet list in Austria: SUV / Jeep (SUV), Convertible, 5 seater minivan (5 seat minivan), 7 seater minivan (7 seat minivan), Fullsize cars (Fullsize), Luxury elite, Intermediate, Economy elite, Fullsize elite, Intermediate elite, Electric cars, Luxury cars (Luxury), Premium cars (Premium), Cargo van, Moped, Compact elite, Economy cars (Economy), 9 seater minivan / Minibus (9 seat minivan), Mini cars (Mini), Standard cars (Standard), Medium SUV, Estate, Small SUV, Mini elite, Exotic cars (Exotic), Small-medium truck-lorry (Small-medium truck), Large truck-lorry (Large truck), Special cars (Special), Hybrid cars, Minivan, Compact cars (Compact). Big cities and popular destinations have more car types to choose from. If you want to rent a luxury car then search at the major airports and the most popular destinations in the major regions such as Lower Austria, Vienna, Upper Austria, Styria, Tyrol, Carinthia, Salzburg, Vorarlberg and Burgenland etc. It can also be harder to find and book special cars during peak season, if you do not search well in advance, before you need your rental car.
Cars you can rent in Austria are e.g. Estate: e.g. Volkswagen Passat Estate, Skoda Octavia Scout 4X4, Ford Focus Estate, Mercedes E Class Estate, Mercedes C Class Estate, etc. 5 seater minivan: e.g. Citroen C4 Picasso, Citroen Berlingo, Renault Scenic, Citroen C3 Picasso, Electric cars, Compact elite, etc. Intermediate: e.g. Citroen C5, Opel Mokka, Audi A3, Toyota Prius Hybrid, Ford Mondeo, etc. Standard cars: e.g. Audi A4, Volkswagen Passat, BMW 4 Series Gran Coupe, etc. Luxury cars: e.g. Audi R8, Porsche Cayenne, Ferrari 458 Italia, Maserati Gran Turismo Convertible, etc. 7 seater minivan: e.g. Ford Galaxy, Volkswagen Touran, etc. Intermediate elite: e.g. BMW 2 Series Active Tourer, etc. Cargo van: e.g. Volkswagen Sharan, Vauxhall Astra Combo Van, Medium SUV, Luxury elite, Hybrid cars, Economy elite, etc. Fullsize cars: e.g. BMW 3 Series, Fullsize elite, etc. SUV / Jeep: e.g. BMW X6, BMW X3, Kia Sorento, Audi Q7, Special cars, etc. Convertible: e.g. Opel Cascada, BMW 6 Series Convertible, Peugeot 207 Convertible, Mercedes SLK Convertible, Mercedes E Class Convertible, etc. Economy cars: e.g. Toyota Yaris, Ford Fiesta, Opel Corsa, Exotic cars, etc. Compact cars: e.g. Mazda CX-5, Volkswagen Golf 4Motion, Audi A3, Citroen C4 Cactus, BMW 1 Series, Small SUV, etc. Minivan: e.g. Mercedes Viano, etc. 9 seater minivan / Minibus: e.g. Ford Tourneo, Mercedes Vito Traveliner, Ford Transit, Moped, Large truck-lorry, Mini elite, etc. Premium cars: e.g. Mercedes E Class, Mercedes C Class, Mercedes SLK 350, etc. Mini cars: e.g. Citroen C1, Volkswagen Up, Fiat 500 S Dualogic, Smart Fortwo, Small-medium truck-lorry, etc. However, in smaller cities and on islands like Donauinsel and Donauinsel etc, the range is smaller.
Parking and traffic regulations
Driving a rental car in Austria is not that difficult, but as in most countries there are parking and traffic regulations you must abide by. It is better to learn the most important parking and traffic regulations before your trip to avoid fines and make your trip safe. If you are planning to rent a car in the larger cities such as Vienna, Graz, Linz, Favoriten, Donaustadt, Floridsdorf, Salzburg, Innsbruck, Ottakring, Simmering, Meidling, you had better plan ahead! You might have trouble finding parking and there is often traffic, especially during rush hour.
What to consider when looking for rental cars in Austria?
How do you find the cheapest rental car in Austria? Book your car online, it is cheaper, easier and saves time. Book as early as possible, it becomes more expensive the closer you get to your trip. Book before you leave, especially if you are going to collect your car at an airport, such as Vienna Schwechat International Airport, Graz Thalerhof Airport, Linz Hoersching Airport, Salzburg W. A. Mozart Airport, Innsbruck Kranebitten Airport, Klagenfurt Kärnten Alpe-Adria Wörthersee Airport, Hohenems Dornbirn Airport and Saint Anton Heliport. When you are searching with us you will find the best prices. When you are looking for a rental car in Austria, autoprio.com compares, for example, these companies: InterRent, Global, Auto-Rental.sk, Hertz, U-Save, Europcar, Thrifty, Alamo, Enterprise, Buchbinder, Budget, Avis, Payless, Fox Autorent, Megadrive, National, Green Motion, Flizzr, Sixt, Schiller.
Destinations in Austria
Compare car rental in regions such as: Rental Cars Lower Austria, Vienna, Upper Austria, Styria, Tyrol, Carinthia, Salzburg, Vorarlberg and Burgenland. Car rental in towns such as: Car Rental Vienna, Graz, Linz, Favoriten, Donaustadt, Floridsdorf, Salzburg, Innsbruck, Ottakring, Simmering, Meidling, Klagenfurt, Villach, Hernals, Hietzing, Dornbirn, Wiener Neustadt, Steyr, Hötting and Feldkirch. Car rental in airports such as: Car Hire Vienna Airport, Graz Airport, Linz Airport, Salzburg Airport, Innsbruck Airport, Klagenfurt Airport and Hohenems-Dornbirn Airport.
Frequently asked questions about car rental in Austria
Are there extra charges for drop-off at a different location in Austria?
Yes, in most cases the car rental agent will charge an extra fee if you wish to return the vehicle at a different location. We will clearly state whether the one-way fee is included in the rental price or what additional cost may arise at the time of booking.
Can I rent a car if I’m under 25 or over 75 in Austria?
Yes, most car rental agents have a minimum age limit of 21 years for rentals. However, requirements may vary depending on the car rental agent and destination country. Please note that there may be additional charges if the main driver is under 25 or over 75 years old to cover the extra insurance cost. Any additional fee will be mentioned at the time of booking under summary of charges before you confirm the reservation.
Can I book without a credit card in Austria?
Yes. You can make a booking without a credit card. Note that, even if you choose to pay by debit card, you will have to provide a valid credit card in the driver’s name at the time of pick-up since the rental agent requires a credit card from which to take the rental deposit. Credit cards accepted for pick-up are MasterCard, Visa, and in some cases American Express.
Where can I purchase car rental insurancein Austria?
We recommend purchasing the damage refund insurance at the time of booking. Our insurance partners offer a complete damage refund insurance package which is up to 50% cheaper than what you would pay at the rental supplier’s desk. The insurance cost and conditions will be displayed at the time of booking.
Car rental companies we compare in Austria
Budget, Megadrive, Alamo, Flizzr, Payless, Green Motion, Buchbinder, Auto-Rental.sk, InterRent, Schiller, Fox Autorent, Hertz, Sixt, Thrifty, National, Enterprise, Global, U-Save, Europcar and Avis are the companies autoprio.com compares in Austria to find the best price.