Frequently asked questions about renting a car & car rental in Helsinki
Which car rental companies are near or in Helsinki?
There are over 12 car rental companies in Helsinki. Car rental companies such as Hertz on Runeberginkatu 5, Avis Kamppi on Malminkatu 24, Scandia Rent on Hämeentie 37, Eurorent Oy P Töölö Töölönkatu 23 on Mannerheimintie 46 48, Sixt on Työpajankatu 2, Scandia Rent P Töölö on Töölönkatu 23, Budget on Malminkatu 24, Sixt on John Stenbergin Ranta 4, Scandia Rent Pasila on Ratapihantie 11, Easyrent on Agricolankatu 7, Scandia Rent on Asema Aukio 2, Europcar Elielinaukio on Elielinaukio 5, etc.
Do I need a credit card for car rental in Helsinki?
You can make a booking without a credit card with autoprio.com. 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 Helsinki, 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.
How can I find car rental near me in Helsinki?
Do a search for Helsinki. Then take a look at our map of hire car companies to find the best rental cars near you in Helsinki from companies such as Avis Kamppi on Malminkatu 24, Budget on Malminkatu 24, Easyrent on Agricolankatu 7, Hertz on Runeberginkatu 5, Sixt on Työpajankatu 2, Scandia Rent on Asema Aukio 2, Sixt on John Stenbergin Ranta 4, Europcar Elielinaukio on Elielinaukio 5 and others.
What types of car can I rent in Helsinki?
The supply of rental cars varies during the season but you can usually rent car types such as fullsize cars, compact elite, small-medium truck-lorry, intermediate elite, fullsize elite, 7 seater minivan, jeep, minivan, mini cars, exotic cars, minibus, medium suv, premium cars, standard cars, large truck-lorry, compact cars, intermediate, hybrid cars, 9 seater minivan, moped, cargo van, suv, economy elite, estate, special cars, 5 seater minivan, mini elite, economy cars, convertible, luxury cars, small suv, luxury elite, electric cars in Helsinki with autoprio.com.
What is the cheapest car rental company in Helsinki and Finland?
In the past 14 days, the cheapest rental cars in Finland on Autoprio.com were found at Scandia Rent, Payless, Thrifty, Green Motion, addCar, Keddy By Europcar, FIRent and Global. It is usually cheaper to hire a car in Helsinki than at the airport. However, it often pays off to compare the price between the airport and nearby cities before booking.
What is the best rental car company in Helsinki and Finland?
Based on ratings and reviews on autoprio.com, the best car rental companies in Finland are Hertz, Thrifty, Payless, Sixt, Europcar, Keddy By Europcar, Avis and Budget. The largest companies have offices in the city and at the airport.
Where can I park a car in Helsinki?
Long-term parking and short-term parking in parking lots and in parking garages in Helsinki are e.g. Barking Parking on Traverssikuja, Kirkkoparkki, Q Park Vallila on Elimäenkatu 15, S Market Bulevardi on Mallaskatu, Kaarelan Ratsutalli, Stockmann, P Tähtitorninvuori on Laivasillankatu 20, Finlandia on Karamzininkatu 2, Hkl Kesämajat Pysäköintialue, Autoparkki WTC on Keskuskatu 7, Kauppakeskus Ristikko Parkkihalli, Kasarmitori, Customer Parking, Töölön Kisahalli on Mannerheimintie 17, Scandic Park Parking on Mannerheimintie 46, Veturiparkki, Parkplatz Sportshalle on Merikasarminkatu 1, Kluuvi, Q Park Iso Erottaja, Malmin Hautausmaan Pysäköinti, P Eliel, Verkkokauppa Com Sisäpysäköinti on Tyynenmerenkatu 11, Iso Erottaja etc.
Where are there gas and service stations in or near Helsinki?
Nearby gas and service stations and petrol stations in or near Helsinki are e.g. Shell Helsinki Itäkeskus 24 H on Visbynkatu 1, Teboil, ABC Käpylä on Vähänkyröntie 2, Neste Truck Helsinki Malmi on Pihlajamäentie 37, Shell Espoo Vallikallio on Vallikallionkatu 9, St1 Helsinki Automat Mäkkylä on Turuntie 2, Neste K Helsinki Eläintarha on Nordenskiöldinkatu 22, Shell Helsinki Myllypuro on Myllyrengintie 2, Neste Express Helsinki Roihuvuori on Roihuvuorentie 22, Neste, St1 Espoo Automat Olarinluoma on Olarinluoma 17, Neste Express Helsinki Malminkartano on Malminkartanontie 3, ABC Automaatti 24 H on Sörnäisten Rantatie 20, Neste K Hietalahti on Hietalahdenranta 6, Neste Express Helsinki Hermanni, Neste K Oulunkylä on Siltavoudintie 19, Seo Pukinmäki, St1 Helsinki Automat Herttoniemi Aw4 on Abraham Wetterin Tie 4, Shell Helsinki Etelä Haaga on Vihdintie 21, ABC Niittykumpu on Niittymaantie 4, Shell Helsinki Käpylä 24 H on Vaakalinnuntie 1 3, Teboil on Turuntie 14, ABC Pihlajisto, Shell Helsinki Herttoniemi on Laivalahdenkatu 1 A etc.
Are there extra charges for drop-off at a different location other than Helsinki?
Yes, in most cases the car rental company will charge an extra fee if you wish to return the vehicle at a different location like airports such as Helsinki-Malmi Airport, Rovaniemi Airport, Jyväskylä Airport, Oulu Airport, Tampere-Pirkkala Airport, Kuopio Airport, Helsinki-Vantaa Airport and Turku Airport, instead of Helsinki. Autoprio.com 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.
Which additional charges could apply in Helsinki?
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 at Autoprio.com. Generally, additional charges may be applied for: out-of-hours drop-off, young drivers, senior drivers, one-way rentals, winter tyres, border crossing and out-of-hours pick-up. Any additional charges will need to be paid directly at the rental desk in the local currency in Helsinki.
Which optional extras are available in Helsinki?
The availability of optional extras depends on the car rental agent in Helsinki and even if they are booked online they are not guaranteed. The following extras can be booked on Autoprio.com: Snow Chain Set, Additional driver, Roof Rack, Wi-Fi Access, Snow Tyres, Luggage racks, Booster seat, Child toddler seat, Electronic toll pass, Ski Rack, Infant child seat and GPS – Satellite Navigational System. 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 Helsinki. The cost of the optional extras are displayed at time of booking in the Rental Conditions.
Comparison of rental car prices and car rental from several businesses in the city Helsinki in Finland. Find the best prices for rental cars. It always pays off to compare before you book, in some smaller communities local companies can have very competitive prices.
Car rental at Helsinki’s airports like Hernesaari Heliport 3 km (2 mi), Helsinki Malmi Airport 11 km (7 mi), Helsinki Vantaa Airport 16 km (10 mi) and Hyvinkaa Airport 54 km (34 mi), HEL, train stations (Espoo (Espoon asema), Kannelmaki, Aviapolis, Helsinki Central Railway Station, Helsinki, Käpylä) and travel centers etc and ports/ferry terminals like Länsisatama, Harakanlaituri, Katajanokan Terminaali, Hakaniemi Saaristoliikennelaituri (Hakaniemen saaristoliikennelaituri), Herttoniemen Saaristovenelaituri, Hietalahdenaltaan Marina, Boatman Group, Helsingin Moottorivenekerho, Hopeasalmen telakka, Hylkeen Marina. We can offer a car rental service where every cost is included. There are no hidden fees or free cancellations/amendments up to 24-48 hours before you are supposed to pick up the car. An easy, straight forward and safe search for car rental online. With our search engine, you only need to write the name of the city, place etc. and you will immediately get a list of choices. Easyrent on Agricolankatu 7, Scandia Rent on Hämeentie 37, Avis Kamppi on Malminkatu 24, Scandia Rent Pasila on Ratapihantie 11, Sixt on Työpajankatu 2, Hertz on Runeberginkatu 5, Scandia Rent on Asema Aukio 2, Europcar Elielinaukio on Elielinaukio 5, Scandia Rent P Töölö on Töölönkatu 23, Sixt on John Stenbergin Ranta 4, Eurorent Oy P Töölö Töölönkatu 23 on Mannerheimintie 46 48, Budget on Malminkatu 24 are the companies we compare in Helsinki/Finland.
Information about Helsinki
Information about the city Helsinki (Stadi), located in Helsinki, Uusimaa region, Finland. The city is the capital of the country. 1th largest city/district when it comes to inhabitants in the region and the 1th largest town/community in Finland. Kauniainen, Siuntio, Ingå, Pornainen, Askola, Kellokoski, Kamppi, Etu-Töölö, Kluuvi, Kaartinkaupunki and Kaisaniemi are smaller suburbs, villages and communities nearby. The town has about 558,500 (2015) inhabitants. Other larger cities/communities nearby are Espoo (c. 256,800 pop), Vantaa (c. 190,100 pop), Porvoo (c. 47,200 pop) and Hyvinkää (c. 43,500 pop). The community and town is about 26 meters (85 ft) above sea level. Regardless of how long you are staying the city there are things to experience and do. Ala Malmin tori, Hakaniemi, Elielinaukio, Kamppi (Kamppi terminal), Espoon keskus, Itäkeskus and Herttoniemi are stops and bus stations in the city. Itäkeskus, Hakaniemi, Keilaniemi, Herttoniemi, University of Helsinki (Heilsingin yliopiston Subway Station, Kaisaniemen Subway Station), Aalto yliopisto, Kamppi and Kalasatama are subway (metro) stations in the city. Get some tips on local companies in Helsinki.
Attractions, Activities and Sights
Some suggestions and tips on places, activities, events, attractions, museums, experiences and destinations in the city that are worth a visit during your vacation in Helsinki. Amos Anderson Art Museum, Studio Aalto, Museum of Finnish Architecture, Design Museum, Ehrensvärd Museum, Artsi, Amos Rex, Alvar Aallon kotitalo and Cygnaeus Gallery are located nearby. Maybe a day at the museums and art galleries of the town? Do you want to relax and find a beach for swimming and sunbathing? Karhusaaren Beach, Hietarannan Beach, Jollaksen Beach, Furuviks swimming beach, Haukilahden Beach and Hevossalmen Beach are located nearby. Bustion, Puolibastioni Hjärne, Bastioni Seth, Sarvilinna Hessenstein, Sipoonlinna, Sibbesborg, Kaponieeri Delvig, Aleksanterinpatteri and Bastioni Kunnia are new and old castles that we recommend a visit to and are located in Helsinki. Suomenlinna are exciting old fortresses, strongholds and forts to visit.
Compare car hire and cheap van rental in airports nearby
Compare car hire and cheap van rental in airports nearby: Car Hire Helsinki-Vantaa Airport, Rental Cars Helsinki-Malmi Airport and Rent a Car Tallinn Airport.
Car rental companies in Helsinki, Finland
To find the best price, we compare the following companies; Keddy By Europcar, Thrifty, Scandia Rent, addCar, Global, FIRent, Europcar, Avis, Payless, Budget, Sixt, Green Motion and Hertz. You can usually find the largest selection at airports such as Helsinki-Vantaa Airport, Helsinki-Malmi Airport, Tallinn Airport and Tallinn Linnahall Heliport. The large companies usually have offices adjacent to the airport.
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