We can offer car rental where every cost is included, no hidden fees and free cancellations or 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 the most cities, train stations and communities as well as airports in Slovakia.
We compare rental car prices and car rental from several companies in all popular destinations in Slovakia, and find the best prices on rental cars. Search for and book in cities and communities such as, Bratislava, Košice, Prešov, Nitra, Žilina, Banská Bystrica, Trnava, Martin, Trenčín, Poprad, Prievidza, Zvolen, Považská Bystrica, Nové Zámky. We list prices from companies that are safe and quality assured so that there will not be any problems when you arrive.
Info about Slovakia
Slovakia (Slovak Republic) is a country with approximately 5,455,000 inhabitants and is located in Europe. Total surface/area 48,845 km² / 18,859 mi². It is the 24th largest country on Europe when it comes to inhabitants and the 29th largest regarding its surface. The capital is Bratislava which has 423,700 inhabitants. It consists of eight regions/states/counties and the largest are Presov, Kosice, Nitra, Zilina, Banska Bystrica, Trencin, Bratislava and Trnava. Slovakia is the 113th largest country on when it comes to inhabitants and the 133th largest regarding the surface. Other names for this country is Slovensko, Slovak Socialist Republic, Slovak Republic, Slovenská republika, Slovenské Kraje, Slovenská Socialistická Republika. The top five highest mountains are Gerlachovský štít (2655 m / 8,711 ft), Lomnický štít (2634 m / 8,642 ft), Ľadový štít (2627 m / 8,619 ft), Pyšný štít (2621 m / 8,599 ft) and Zadný Gerlach (2616 m / 8,583 ft). Common languages are e.g. Hungarian, Slovak. Bratislava (c. 423700 pop), Košice (c. 236600 pop), Prešov (c. 94700 pop), Nitra (c. 86300 pop), Žilina (c. 86000 pop) are the five largest cities. See the weather reports and find maps of Slovakia. We give tips and recommendations on attractions, museums, experiences, and destinations which you can visit during your stay in the country. Neighboring countries are Poland, Hungary, Czech Republic, Ukraine, Austria. 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 Poland, Hungary, Czech Republic, Ukraine, Austria. 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. Websites mostly have the top domain .sk. The official currency is Euro (EUR) and is used for your payments. +421 is the country code to use to make a call to the country.
Activities & tourist attractions in Slovakia
Experience an amusement park, water park or theme park, then there are these options, X bionic aquatic sphere, Swimming pool Lamač, Speedworld, Summer swimming pool Pezinok, Summer swimming pool Matadorka (Summer swimming pool MŠK Iskra Petržalka), Swimming pool Zbojnička, Petržalská plaváreň, Bergbad Hainburg, Bründlbad, Parkbad, Tobogán, Swimming pool Delfín, Swimming pool Rosnička, Erlebnisbad Prellenkirchen, Aquapark Senec and Summer swimming pool Tehelné pole. Do you want to do something fun with the whole family? Wine producers and vineyards are, for example Weingut Haider Emmerich & Christian, Bio Weingut Sonnenmulde Familie Schreiner, Habersack, Weinbau Edelmeier, Weingut Gebrüder Stiegelmar, Weingut Christoph Hess, Weinbau Markus Lunzer, Villa Vino Rača, Winery Ján & René Pretzelmayer, Weingut Hareter, Weingut Georg Preisinger, BOVINEL s r o, Weingut Claus Preisinger, Weingüter Weiss Taschner, Weingut Königshofer and Allacher Vinum Pannonia GmbH. It is often possible to stay one night or more at the vineyard. Taste the local wine in Slovakia? Looking at exotic animals? Tropical houses, tropicarium, zoo, animal parks, aquarium and terrarium are Zoo Schönbrunn, Steppentierpark Pamhagen, Zoo Bratislava, Streichelzoo Pötzleinsdorfer Schlosspark, Adlerwarte Kreuzenstein, Vienna Kids Farm, Ahojský dvor, Streichelzoo, Schönbrunn Desert House, Schmetterlingspark, Tier Mensch Begegnungszone, Kinderbauernhof Landgut Wien Cobenzl, Gazdovský dvor Náš sen, Mini Zoo, MiniZOO, Malkia Park, Füles bástya and Butterfly House.
Cheap car rental with unlimited mileage in Slovakia
There are many different models and sizes of cars to choose from. Fleet list in Slovakia: Convertible, Electric cars, Cargo van, Mini elite, Intermediate, Hybrid cars, Compact elite, Economy elite, Large truck-lorry (Large truck), Compact cars (Compact), Fullsize elite, Moped, Standard cars (Standard), Mini cars (Mini), Small SUV, Luxury elite, Minivan, Economy cars (Economy), Premium cars (Premium), Exotic cars (Exotic), Small-medium truck-lorry (Small-medium truck), Estate, Medium SUV, Luxury cars (Luxury), Fullsize cars (Fullsize), Special cars (Special), 5 seater minivan (5 seat minivan), 7 seater minivan (7 seat minivan), 9 seater minivan / Minibus (9 seat minivan), SUV / Jeep (SUV), Intermediate elite. 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 Presov, Kosice, Nitra, Zilina, Banska Bystrica, Trencin, Bratislava and Trnava 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 Slovakia are e.g. Intermediate elite: e.g. BMW 2 Series Active Tourer, Small SUV, etc. Standard cars: e.g. BMW 4 Series Gran Coupe, Volkswagen Passat, etc. Estate: e.g. BMW 5 Series Estate, Toyota Avensis Estate, Ford Focus Estate, Volkswagen Passat Estate, Mercedes C Class Estate, etc. Fullsize cars: e.g. BMW 3 Series, etc. Cargo van: e.g. Vauxhall Astra Combo Van, Renault Master Cargo Van (10m3), Luxury elite, etc. Luxury cars: e.g. Porsche Cayenne, BMW 7 Series, BMW 5 Series, etc. Mini cars: e.g. Fiat 500, Toyota Aygo, Citroen C1, Peugeot 107, Special cars, Large truck-lorry, etc. 7 seater minivan: e.g. Volkswagen Touran, Ford Galaxy, Renault Espace, etc. Convertible: e.g. Renault Megane Convertible, Mini Convertible, Mercedes CLK Convertible, Electric cars, Medium SUV, etc. Compact cars: e.g. BMW 1 Series, Mazda CX-5, Audi A3, Hyundai i30, Opel Astra, Small-medium truck-lorry, Hybrid cars, Economy elite, etc. SUV / Jeep: e.g. BMW X3, Hyundai Santa Fe, Toyota Rav4, Volkswagen Tiguan, etc. Economy cars: e.g. Fiat Panda, Peugeot 2008, Nissan Micra, Volkswagen Polo, Opel Corsa, Mini elite, etc. Intermediate: e.g. Skoda Octavia, Audi A3 Sedan, Ford Mondeo, Exotic cars, Moped, Fullsize elite, etc. 5 seater minivan: e.g. Citroen Berlingo, Renault Scenic, Citroen C4 Picasso, etc. 9 seater minivan / Minibus: e.g. Mercedes Vito Diesel, Ford Transit, Mercedes Vito Traveliner, Ford Tourneo, etc. Premium cars: e.g. BMW X5, Mercedes E Class, Compact elite, etc. Minivan: e.g. Mercedes Viano, etc. However, in smaller cities and on islands like Ostrov and Léli-sziget etc, the range is smaller.
Traffic regulations and car driving
Renting and driving a car is usually easy and effortless, but as in all countries there are many traffic regulations in Slovakia you must follow. If you are going to visit and drive in large cities such as Bratislava, Košice, Prešov, Nitra, Žilina, Banská Bystrica, Trnava, Martin, Trenčín, Poprad, Prievidza, Zvolen, Považská Bystrica, Nové Zámky, 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.
Tips on finding rental cars in Slovakia
Book the car in Slovakia 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 Bratislava M. R. Štefánik Airport, Košice International Airport, Poprad-Tatry Airport, Piestany Airport, Sliač Airport, Lucenec Airport, Žilina Airport and Prešov Air Base. To find the best price for a car, autoprio.com compares, among others, the following companies; Dollar, Sixt, Keddy By Europcar, Europcar, Budget, Global, Firefly, National, Enterprise, Alamo, Eden Cars, Avis, Buchbinder, Auto-Rental.sk, Hertz, Megadrive, Thrifty in Slovakia.
Destinations in Slovakia
Compare car rental in regions such as: Car Rental Presov, Compare Car Rental Kosice, Nitra, Zilina, Banska Bystrica, Trencin, Bratislava and Trnava. Easy and safe online booking of rental cars in Slovakia. Car rental in towns such as: Car Rental Bratislava, Rental Cars Košice, Prešov, Nitra, Žilina, Banská Bystrica, Trnava, Martin, Trenčín, Poprad, Prievidza, Zvolen, Považská Bystrica, Nové Zámky, Michalovce, Spišská Nová Ves, Levice, Komárno, Humenné and Liptovský Mikuláš. Collect the car in one place and return it somewhere else, e.g. another city or country. It is possible to rent a car for one way, called the one way rental in Slovakia. Car rental in airports such as: Rental Cars Bratislava Airport, Car Rental Košice Airport and Poprad-Tatry Airport.
Frequently asked questions about car rental & renting a car in Slovakia
Which optional extras are available in Slovakia?
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 Slovakia. The cost of the optional extras are displayed at time of booking in the Rental Conditions.
Are there extra charges for drop-off at a different location in Slovakia?
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.
What are the most popular car rental locations in Slovakia?
Based on searches on autoprio.com, the most popular cities to rent a car in Slovakia are Bratislava, Košice, Prešov, Nitra, Žilina, Banská Bystrica, Trnava, Martin, Trenčín, Poprad, Prievidza, Zvolen, Považská Bystrica, Nové Zámky and Michalovce.
How old do you have to be to rent a car in Slovakia?
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 Slovakia?
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.
What is the cheapest car rental company in Slovakia?
In the past 14 days, the cheapest rental cars were found on Autoprio.com at Eden Cars, Auto-Rental.sk, Megadrive, Buchbinder, Global, Firefly, Keddy By Europcar and Dollar.
Which additional charges could apply?
Please note that each car rental agent in Slovakia 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.
How can I find car rentals near me in in Slovakia?
Do a search for the city, island or airport closest to you in Slovakia. A search for country or e.g. island in Slovakia lists the largest airports. Then take a look at our map of car rental companies to find the best rental cars near you.
Which documents do I need to bring to the rental desk in Slovakia?
The rental voucher we will send you as part of the booking confirmation contains all documents required at the time of pick-up in Slovakia. 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 Slovakia?
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 Slovakia?
Based on ratings and reviews on autoprio.com, the best car rental companies in Slovakia are Avis, Hertz, Europcar, Budget and Sixt.
Can I book without a credit card in Slovakia?
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.
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 Slovakia. Make sure to check the rental conditions at the time of booking.
Car rental companies we compare in Slovakia
To find the best price for a car, autoprio.com compares, among others, the following companies; Sixt, Global, Dollar, Avis, Alamo, Keddy By Europcar, Europcar, Auto-Rental.sk, Enterprise, Buchbinder, Firefly, Budget, Eden Cars, Hertz, National, Megadrive and Thrifty in Slovakia.