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    Car Hire Romania

    Romania Car HireBook your car hire in Romania online today with Auto Europe's safe and reliable online booking system. Our knowledgeable staff ensure that you receive an unbeatable rate on a hire car best suited to your holiday needs. Book today and start saving a great deal from Auto Europe!

    Book With the Top Car Hire Suppliers in Romania

    In Romania, Auto Europe works with the top, trusted suppliers in the car hire industry including Hertz and Sixt. We have over 60 years of experience in the car hire business and have established unique relationships with these suppliers that allow us to offer our clients with rates you won't find anywhere else. Auto Europe guarantees the best rates in cities such as Bucharest and throughout Romania. Regardless of whether you are in need of a luxury car hire or a spacious van hire, we have the ideal car hire for you. Use our booking engine to compare rates from our top suppliers and take the next step in planning your holiday today.

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    FAQs About Hiring a Car in Romania

    Can I hire a car in Romania if I am under 25?

    Drivers under the age of 25 can hire a car in Romania. The minimum age to hire a car is 18 and drivers between the age of 18 - 25 will likely be subject to an additional daily "young driver surcharge," issued by the car hire supplier.

    Contact Auto Europe - RomaniaDo I need an international driver's permit (IDP) to drive in Romania?

    In Romania, an international driver's permit (IDP) is not required to drive. Auto Europe recommends an IDP as some local police officers may issue a ticket to international drivers without an IDP, in the event that they are pulled over.

    Can I book a one-way car hire in Romania?

    Yes, one-way car hires are allowed in Romania and Auto Europe offers exceptional rates on this form of travel. Use our secure booking engine at the top of this page to compare rates from different drop-off locations and feel welcome to contact one of our reservation specialists at 1300-656-601 with any questions or for assistance.

    Driving in Romania

    A country of diverse backgrounds, sites and attractions, Romania is emerging as a highly popular destination for those travelling to Eastern Europe. Constantly developing and evolving, visitors to Romania can expect both new and old attractions, and a load of surprises. From bustling modern cities to historic villages, there is something for everyone in Romania and your hire car will give you the freedom to see all the sights of this large exciting country.

    Bucharest is the capital of Romania and home to the Palace of Parliament. The second largest building in the world after the Pentagon in North America, the palace can be seen from many parts of the city, however, you need to drive past it to comprehend its size. If you are keen on a closer look, tours of the building are available also.

    If you drive north of Bucharest you while reaching the city of Brasov, one of the most popular areas visited by tourists in Romania. Found high in the Carpathian Mountains, Brasov is a ski destination during winter and is well known for breathtaking scenery all year round. While in Brasov be sure to check out the Black Church, the largest gothic church in Eastern Europe, built in the 14th century.

    Drive further north and you will reach the region of Maramures, towards the Ukrainian border. Towns in the area have remained unchanged for hundreds of years, and the horse-drawn cart is still a common method of transportation. Nearby you can find the region of Bukovina, throughout which there are a number of painted monasteries, built during the 16th century.

    Country Essentials

    Traffic in Romania travels on the right-hand side of the road and passing is allowed on the left only. The speed limit in Romania ranges from 50km per hour in the city to 120km per hour on highways. It is mandatory that the driver and all passengers wear a seatbelt.

    Standard Inclusions

    Auto Europe includes the Collision Damage Waiver (CDW) and theft protection in the Romania car hire prices. The CDW and theft protection reduce the liability and excess of the driver to a capped amount. Fire insurance is also included in the price of your car hire.

    Licence Requirements

    The minimum age to hire a car in Romania is 21 years old and must have held your licence for a minimum of 1 year. Drivers under the age of 25 may incur a young driver surcharge and some suppliers may have a maximum age limit. An international drivers permit is mandatory.

    Tolls and Freeways

    Vignettes, a toll sticker, are compulsory in all roads in Romania. This valid toll sticker is required to be appropriately fixed to the windscreen of the car.

    Fleet Guide

    Take a look at the large fleet selection we offer in Romania. Browse different car models, manufacturers and luggage capacity to find the hire car best suited to you. Please note that not all cars are available from all suppliers' locations and the exact make or model cannot be guaranteed.

    Border Crossings

    Currently, hire cars are not permitted to travel outside of Romania. Domestic one-way car hires are available at an additional fee and a minimum hire duration may apply. International one-way car hires are not available.

    Useful Distances

    • Henri Coanda International Aiport to Bucharest (20km approx. 25min)
    • Bucharest to Brasov (210km approx. 3hr)
    • Brasov to Maramures (430km approx. 6hr)
    • Oradea to Cluj Napoca (150km approx. 2hr20min)

    Car Hire in Romania with Auto Europe

    Book your car hire in Romania with Auto Europe over our safe, reliable and secure online booking system. Our exceptional customer service and Beat Rate Guarantee assure the best savings and quality of service on your car hire. For more information, read our Car Rental FAQ page, read our Terms and Conditions, or Contact Us.

    Additional Transportation Services in Romania

    Allow Auto Europe to provide you with the ideal mode of transportation for your travel in Romania. While we are known for our guaranteed best rates on car hires, we additionally offer travel options such as luxury, motorhome, van hires and more. Whether you are planning on a lengthy road-trip or are simply in need of alternate transportation during your time in town, use our booking engine to compare rates and save on your ideal vehicle hire with Auto Europe today!

    Luxury Car Hire Romania
    Luxury Car Hire Romania -  Those looking for a stylish, comfortable and premium travel experience in Romania should look no further than a luxury car hire. With available models such as Mercedes, Audi, Porsche, Maserati and more, you can compare rates with ease and choose the perfect vehicle for your plans. Continue planning your trip to Romania today and learn more about our luxury hire rates.
    Van Hire Romania
    Van Hire Romania -  Don't let a large travel party or heavy luggage slow down your travel plans. Auto Europe offers fantastic rates on small, medium and large van hires well-equipped to accommodate nearly any travel party. Compare our rates, different capacities, detailed specs and more to find the ideal van hire for your travel.
    Motorhome Hire in Romania
    Romania Motorhome Hire -  For an unforgettable travel experience in Romania, consider a motorhome or RV hire. In a motorhome, travellers can venture off the beaten path and become truly immersed in everything Romania has to offer. Learn more about popular locations to pitch and compare our rates on motorhome hires.