We compare rental car prices and car rental from several companies in all popular destinations in Belgium, and find the best prices on rental cars. Search for and book in cities and communities such as, Brussels, Antwerp, Ghent, Charleroi, Liège, Bruges, Namur, Leuven, Mons, Deurne, Aalst, Mechelen, La Louvière, Kortrijk. We list prices from companies that are safe and quality assured so that there will not be any problems when you arrive.
Car rental where every cost is included, no hidden fees and free cancellations/amendments up to 24-48 hours before you are supposed to pick up the car. An easy and safe booking of rental cars online. Autoprio.com can offer rental cars in cities, ferry terminals, travel centers and airports in Belgium.
Info about Belgium
Belgium (Kingdom of Belgium) is located in Europe and is a country that has about 10,403,000 inhabitants. The capital is Brussels which has 1,019,000 inhabitants. Total surface/area 30,510 km² / 11,780 mi². Europe’s 35th largest when it comes to the surface area and the 15th regarding its inhabitants. Other names are Belgien, België, Koninkrijk België, Kingdom of Belgium. Belgium is the 143th largest country in the world when it comes to the surface and the 81th regarding its inhabitants. The country is divided into three regions/counties/states where the largest are Flanders, Wallonia and Brussels Capital. +32 is the country code when you want to make a phone call to the country. The five largest communities are Brussels (c. 1019000 pop), Antwerp (c. 459800 pop), Ghent (c. 231500 pop), Charleroi (c. 200100 pop), Liège (c. 182600 pop). Germany, Netherlands, Luxembourg, France are countries with close borders. 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 Germany, Netherlands, Luxembourg, France. 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. Top five highest mountains are Botrange (694 m / 2,277 ft), Baraque Michel (674 m / 2,211 ft) and Baraque de Fraiture (652 m / 2,139 ft). Websites mostly have the top domain .be. To buy and make purchases, the currency Euro (EUR) is used. Suggestions on places, attractions, museums that could be worth a visit during your trip to Belgium. Weather and maps of the country, cities etc. German, French, Dutch are languages used in the country.
Tourist attractions & activities in Belgium
Water parks, amusement parks or theme parks you can go to are for example Bobbejaanland, Plopsaland De Panne and Dadipark. Do you want to do something fun with the whole family? Thinking of going on a wine trip to Belgium? Many vineyards also offer accommodation and other activities. Vineyards and wine producers in Belgium are for example Schorpion wijnen, Le Champ dEole, Vin de Liège, Wijndomein de Planck, de Caybergh, Wijnhoeve de Kleine Schorre, Wijndomein Aldeneyck, Ten Kapittelberg and Au Pays DOC. Do you travel with children and want to visit a Zoo? Eendenkooi, Schoolhoeve de Campagne, Kinderboerderij de Knuffelhoeve, t Marmotteke, Olmense Zoo, Diggiehoeve, Kinderboerderij Wilrijk, DiReBoe, Planckendael, Kinderboerderij de Heihoeve, La Ferme du Parc Maximilien, Zoo Antwerpen, Pairi Daiza, Ranch, Kinderboerderij Terneuzen and Kinderboerderij Juffertje int Groen are aquariums, zoos, animal parks, tropicarium, tropical house and terrarium in Belgium.
Cheap car rental with unlimited mileage in Belgium
There are many different models and sizes of cars to choose from. Fleet list in Belgium: Cargo van, Estate, Compact elite, Exotic cars (Exotic), Intermediate elite, 9 seater minivan / Minibus (9 seat minivan), Large truck-lorry (Large truck), Small-medium truck-lorry (Small-medium truck), Mini elite, 5 seater minivan (5 seat minivan), SUV / Jeep (SUV), Luxury elite, Intermediate, Convertible, Economy cars (Economy), Minivan, Economy elite, Standard cars (Standard), Luxury cars (Luxury), Compact cars (Compact), Mini cars (Mini), Premium cars (Premium), Medium SUV, 7 seater minivan (7 seat minivan), Special cars (Special), Small SUV, Fullsize elite, Fullsize cars (Fullsize), Moped, Hybrid cars, Electric cars. 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 Flanders, Wallonia and Brussels Capital 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 Belgium are e.g. Small-medium truck-lorry, Hybrid cars, etc. Mini cars: e.g. Mini Countryman, Citroen C1, Smart Fortwo, Peugeot 107, Volkswagen Up, etc. Convertible: e.g. Audi A3 Convertible, Mercedes E Class Convertible, Smart Convertible, Moped, etc. Estate: e.g. Skoda Octavia Estate, Ford Focus Estate, Peugeot 508 Estate, Toyota Avensis Estate, Jaguar F Pace, etc. 9 seater minivan / Minibus: e.g. Mercedes Vito Traveliner, Ford Transit, Mercedes Vito Diesel, etc. SUV / Jeep: e.g. Daihatsu Terios, BMW X5, BMW X3, etc. 7 seater minivan: e.g. Volkswagen Touran, Renault Espace, Ford Galaxy, Economy elite, etc. Intermediate: e.g. Skoda Octavia, Ford Mondeo, Toyota Avensis, etc. Intermediate elite: e.g. BMW 2 Series Active Tourer, Electric cars, Medium SUV, etc. Economy cars: e.g. Opel Corsa, Volkswagen Polo, Toyota Yaris, Fiat Panda, Small SUV, Luxury elite, Special cars, etc. Minivan: e.g. Mercedes Viano, Fullsize elite, Compact elite, Large truck-lorry, etc. 5 seater minivan: e.g. Citroen C4 Picasso, Kia Carnival, Citroen Berlingo, BMW 2 Series Active Tourer Hybrid, Mini elite, Cargo van, etc. Compact cars: e.g. Citroen C4 Cactus, Hyundai i30, Opel Astra, etc. Standard cars: e.g. Volkswagen Passat, BMW 4 Series Gran Coupe, etc. Premium cars: e.g. Mercedes E Class, Mercedes E Class Estate, Mercedes SLK 350, etc. Fullsize cars: e.g. Mercedes C Class, BMW 3 Series, etc. Luxury cars: e.g. BMW Z4 Convertible, BMW 7 Series, Range Rover Sport, Bentley Continental GT Convertible, Porsche Cayman, Exotic cars, etc. However, in smaller cities and on islands like Île du Moulin, Île Monsin, Het Eiland, Île de Franche Garenne and Île d’Androssart etc, the range is smaller.
What to consider when looking for a rental car in Belgium?
Book the car in Belgium before your trip, it is almost always cheaper. Also, book as early as possible, it becomes more expensive the closer you get to your trip. If your car is supposed to be collected at an airport you should book before you leave, as in Brussels Zaventem National Airport, Brussels South Charleroi Gosselies Airport, Antwerp Deurne International Airport, Liège Bierset Airport, Kortrijk Wevelgem Flanders Airport, Kiewit Hasselt Airport, Ostend Bruges International Airport and Oostmalle Air Base. Enterprise, Alamo, Thrifty, Keddy By Europcar, Flizzr, InterRent, Avis, Autoclick, Sixt, Payless, Europcar, Hertz Dream Collection, National, Hertz, Budget, Dollar are the companies autoprio.com compares in Belgium to find the best price.
Parking and traffic regulations
Renting and driving a car is usually easy and effortless, but as in all countries there are many traffic regulations in Belgium you must follow. If you are going to visit and drive in large cities such as Brussels, Antwerp, Ghent, Charleroi, Liège, Bruges, Namur, Leuven, Mons, Deurne, Aalst, Mechelen, La Louvière, Kortrijk, prepare yourself for a lot of traffic, especially in rush hour and that it is sometimes difficult to find parking. Try to memorize the most common parking and traffic regulations before you leave to ensure that your car trip is safe, and to avoid trouble with the police.
Destinations in Belgium
Compare car rental in regions such as: Rent a Car Cheap Flanders, Car Hire Wallonia and Brussels Capital. Here you can compare rental cars and vehicle rent from several companies in Belgium. Car rental in towns such as: Car Rental Brussels, Cheap Car Hire Antwerp, Ghent, Charleroi, Liège, Bruges, Namur, Leuven, Mons, Deurne, Aalst, Mechelen, La Louvière, Kortrijk, Hasselt, Ostend, Sint-Niklaas, Tournai, Genk and Seraing. All prices include free mileage, fees at the airport and necessary insurances, local taxes and fees etc in Belgium. Car rental in airports such as: Rental Cars Brussels-Zaventem Airport, Cheap Rental Cars Brussels-Charleroi Airport, Antwerp Airport, Liège Airport, Kortrijk-Wevelgem Airport, Kiewit-Hasselt Airport and Ostend-Bruges Airport.
Frequently asked questions about car rental & renting a car in Belgium
Which costs are included in the rental price?
In the majority of cases the rental price includes collision damage waiver, third party liability protection, tax, airport fee, unlimited mileage and breakdown assistance. Please note that the costs included may vary depending on the car rental agent and destination. The car rental agent may also choose to ask you for a deposit or excess at the rental desk in Belgium. Make sure to check the rental conditions at the time of booking.
Which documents do I need to bring to the rental desk in Belgium?
The rental voucher we will send you as part of the booking confirmation contains all documents required at the time of pick-up in Belgium. In most cases, in order to release the reserved vehicle, you need to bring: Credit card in the name of the driver. Credit cards accepted for pick-up are MasterCard, Visa, and in some cases, American Express. Please consult your Booking Confirmation for list of accepted Credit Cards. Driving licence. Please note that only a full licence held for minimum of 1 year with no major endorsements will be accepted. Read more about requirements for driving licence. Booking voucher. This will be sent to you within 48 hours after booking and must be printed out. Any other forms of identification requested by the car rental agent in their terms and conditions. Details can be found on your rental voucher.
How much do you charge for excess in Belgium?
The excess amount depends on the car rental agent and the rented vehicle and it will be refunded within 10-28 days after the rental if there has been no damage. Cartrawler offer damage refund insurance in association with our insurance partners, which will allow you to claim for reimbursement in the event that you have been charged for collision damage or theft. This damage refund insurance can be purchased at the time of booking.
What are the best rental car companies in Belgium?
Based on ratings and reviews on autoprio.com, the best car rental companies in Belgium are Avis, Hertz, Europcar, Budget and Sixt.
How can I find car rentals near me in in Belgium?
Do a search for the city, island or airport closest to you in Belgium. A search for country or e.g. island in Belgium lists the largest airports. Then take a look at our map of car rental companies to find the best rental cars near you.
What is the cheapest car rental company in Belgium?
In the past 14 days, the cheapest rental cars were found on Autoprio.com at Autoclick, Hertz Dream Collection, Flizzr, Payless, InterRent, Keddy By Europcar, Dollar and Enterprise.
Which optional extras are available in Belgium?
The availability of optional extras depends on the car rental agent and even if they are booked online they are not guaranteed. The following extras can be booked online: Additional driver, Booster seat, Child toddler seat, Infant child seat, GPS – Satellite Navigational System, Ski Rack, Snow Chain Set, Snow Tyres, Wi-Fi Access, Luggage / Roof Rack. Please note that most of the optional extras are not included in the rental price and can be purchased at the time of booking or at the rental desk in Belgium. The cost of the optional extras are displayed at time of booking in the Rental Conditions.
What are the most popular car rental locations in Belgium?
Based on searches on autoprio.com, the most popular cities to rent a car in Belgium are Brussels, Antwerp, Ghent, Charleroi, Liège, Bruges, Namur, Leuven, Mons, Deurne, Aalst, Mechelen, La Louvière, Kortrijk and Hasselt.
Which additional charges could apply?
Please note that each car rental agent in Belgium has its own policy on additional charges which will be clearly stated in the rental conditions at the time of booking. Generally, additional charges may be applied for: out-of-hours pick-up/drop-off, border crossing, one-way rentals, young drivers or senior drivers and winter tyres. Any additional charges will need to be paid directly at the rental desk in the local currency.
Can I book without a credit card in Belgium?
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.
Are there extra charges for drop-off at a different location in Belgium?
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.
How old do you have to be to rent a car in Belgium?
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.
Where can I purchase car rental insurance in Belgium?
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 Belgium
To find the best price for a car, autoprio.com compares, among others, the following companies; Budget, Sixt, Flizzr, InterRent, Hertz Dream Collection, Avis, Thrifty, Hertz, Keddy By Europcar, Dollar, Autoclick, Payless, Enterprise, National, Europcar and Alamo in Belgium.