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Compare prices on rental cars in the city Tartu, county Tartu, Estonia with online booking. Through our search engine, you can book a rental car in 3 simple steps. Centrally located are car rental companies like Avis, Budget, Europcar, Hertz, Thrifty, Sixt etc. Cars rented from us are free from surprises when you pick up the car. All our prices include airport fees, free mileage and necessary insurances, local taxes and fees etc. Let help you find a car rental online.

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Compare rental cars and renting of a vehicle from several companies in the city, Tartu in Estonia. We compare large companies as well as small and find the best price for all types of cars.

When you are looking for rental cars we compare these companies; Europcar Aurorent on 244, Arlii Autorent Tartus on Turu 45, Hertz Tartus on Soola 6, City Car Autorent on Turu 32 1, City Car Autorent on Soola 6, Autorent Oü on Mõisavahe 2 24, Avis Tartus on Vallikraavi 2, all with offices on site or in Tartu. Rental cars are available at Tartu’s travel centre, train stations and airports like Tartu Ülenurme Airport 8 km (5 mi), TAY and ports and ferry terminals that are close by are Karlova Harbour. A car rental service where every cost is included, no hidden fees and free cancellations/amendments up to 24-48 hours before you pick up the car. Easy and safe online booking of rental cars. Search for a city, airport etc. and choose a pick up place.

Information about Tartu

Tartu (Tartto, Yurev, Tērbata, Yur’yev, Derpt) is located in the municipality Tartu linn, Tartu county, Estonia and is a city. It is the county seat in the region. It is the 1th largest town/city when it comes to inhabitants in the region and the 2th largest city/district in Estonia. Smaller communities, villages and suburbs nearby are Võru, Põlva, Jõgeva, Elva, Põltsamaa, Tõrva, Räpina, Vanalinn, Kesklinn, Supilinn and Vaksali. Larger surrounding cities/communities are Viljandi (c. 20,300 pop), Võru (c. 14,600 pop), Põlva (c. 6,500 pop) and Jõgeva (c. 6,400 pop). Regardless of how long you are staying the city there are things to experience and do. Located about 39 m (128 ft) above sea level. With about 101,100 (2018) inhabitants. Bus stop? These stations and stops are located in the city, Tartu Bus station, Tartu Coach Station. We also give tips on which companies offer rental cars in Tartu linn.

Sights, Attractions and Activities

Are you staying for a long time in Tartu? Some suggestions and tips on museums, activities, events, attractions, experiences, destinations and places that are worth a visit during your trip to the city. Why not visit Sadamateater to experience and see music, plays and shows nearby Tartu. Interesting historical ruins and places that are worth a visit are Sooküla and Tartu Cathedral. Notable churches or cathedrals are Peetri Church, Pauluse Church, Toomkirik, TÜ Church and Jaani Church which are close by.

Annelinna Keskus, Zeppelin, Kvartal, Jõe keskus, Sepa keskus, Tasku, Lõunakeskus, Eeden and Tartu Kaubamaja are malls in the city if you want to do some shopping. Want to visit the local markets? Make a stop at Tartu Turg and Turuhoone. Close to the town center there are athletic fields and sports fields such as TÜ Spordihoone. To watch and experience football, sports and concerts etc. you can visit Toome tenniseväljak, Sepa Jalgpallikeskus, Tamme staadion, Ülenurme Gümnaasiumi staadion, Tartu Ülikooli staadion and Kaagvere staadion. Experience an amusement park, water park or theme park, then there are these options, Vudila, Tartu Amusement park. Looking for activities and experiences with the kids? Elistvere Animal Park are tropicarium, tropical house, animal parks, aquarium, zoos and terrarium. Spend a day looking on animals? Linnaujula, Vasula Beach, Vabaujula and Kõrveküla Beach 2 are beaches that are close to the community if you want to relax, swim and sunbathe.

Beautiful vast open spaces or squares close by are Raekoja plats and Karu plats. Alt Laari Hillfort, Lääniste Hillfort, Kärkna Monastery Ruins, Maakivist rist and Erumäe Fortress are interesting ancient relics, cultural heritage, antiquities and older buildings. Looking for historical relics and experiences?

Art Galleries, Foundations and Museums

If you want to visit a museum you can choose between AHHAA Science Centre, Estonian National Museum, Estonian Museum of The Blind, Estonian Literary Museum, Estonian Sports Museum, Eesti Põllumajandusmuuseum, A Le Coq Õllemuuseum, Museum of the Estonian Military Academy and Estonian Aviation Museum, which are within a walking distance from the town centre.

Parks, Viewpoints and Gardens

Gardens that are worth a visit and are located in the town center are Marguse, Botanical Garden of the University of Tartu and Mirski. To see the whole Tartu from an observation point, make a visit to 15 Viewpoint, Musumägi, NG yellow window Tartu town hall, Hundikuristik and NG yellow window Tõravere. Parks, green areas and plantings worth visiting for recreation and relaxing are Dendropark, Pirogovi plats, Raadi mõisa park, Barclay park and Kassitoome.

Car rental in airports nearby

Car rental in airports nearby: Compare Rental Cars Tartu Ülenurme Airport. Compare the number of days you want, whether that be a week, weekend, rent for a day, a year, a whole month or a long-term rental in Tartu.

Frequently asked questions about renting a car & car rental in Tartu

Which car rental companies are near or in Tartu?

There are over 7 car rental companies in Tartu. Car rental companies such as Hertz Tartus on Soola 6, City Car Autorent on Turu 32 1, Europcar Aurorent on 244, Avis Tartus on Vallikraavi 2, City Car Autorent on Soola 6, Arlii Autorent Tartus on Turu 45, Autorent Oü on Mõisavahe 2 24, etc.

Do I need a credit card for car rental in Tartu?

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 in Tartu, 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.

What types of car can I rent in Tartu?

The range of cars varies during the season but you can usually rent car types such as special cars, compact elite, electric cars, estate, compact cars, minibus, moped, mini cars, premium cars, medium suv, minivan, jeep, cargo van, hybrid cars, standard cars, luxury elite, fullsize elite, exotic cars, luxury cars, suv, mini elite, economy elite, 5 seater minivan, 9 seater minivan, intermediate, small suv, fullsize cars, small-medium truck-lorry, convertible, large truck-lorry, intermediate elite, 7 seater minivan, economy cars in Tartu.

What is the cheapest car rental company in Tartu and Estonia?

In the past 14 days, the cheapest rental cars in Estonia on were found at Easy Car Rent, NU Car Rental, Prime Car Rent, Carsrent, Rentis, addCar, Green Motion and InterRent.

What is the best rental car company in Tartu and Estonia?

Based on ratings and reviews on, the best car rental companies in Estonia are Avis, Hertz, Europcar, Budget and Sixt.

Are there extra charges for drop-off at a different location?

Yes, in most cases the car rental agent will charge an extra fee if you wish to return the vehicle at a different location then Tartu. 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 much do you charge for excess?

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 in Tartu. This damage refund insurance can be purchased at the time of booking.

Can I rent a car if I’m under 25 or over 75?

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 in Tartu.

Where can I purchase car rental insurance? 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 in Tartu. The insurance cost and conditions will be displayed at the time of booking.

Which optional extras are available?

The availability of optional extras depends on the car rental agent in Tartu and even if they are booked online they are not guaranteed. The following extras can be booked on 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. The cost of the optional extras are displayed at time of booking in the Rental Conditions.

Which additional charges could apply?

Please note that each car rental agent 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 in Tartu.

Which documents do I need to bring to the rental desk?

The rental voucher we will send you as part of the booking confirmation contains all documents required at the time of pick-up in Tartu. 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 from

Car rental companies in Tartu, Estonia

To find the best price we compare following companies Thrifty, Green Motion, Easy Car Rent, Budget, Hertz, Carsrent, InterRent, addCar, Rentis, Enterprise, Keddy By Europcar, Prime Car Rent, Europcar, Alamo, Dollar, National, Sixt, Avis and NU Car Rental in Tartu. You can usually find the largest selection at airports such as Tartu Ülenurme Airport. The large companies usually have offices adjacent to the airport.

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