Stuttgart is home to both Mercedes-Benz and Porsche, both of which have car museums for enthusiasts to tour. Snack on goods from the many stalls at Stuttgarter Markthalle, the city's famous market. Be sure to visit Ludwigsburg Palace, located 12 kilometres north of Stuttgart. The palace is one of Europe's largest and most beautiful and features an enormous baroque garden. Don't forget to explore the legendary springs of Baden-Baden, home to ancient Roman baths and to the magnificent Baden-Baden Casino, located just north of the Black Forest. The continental climate rolling hills make Stuttgart one of Europe's finest wine producer regions. Visit the Kessler Cellar in Esslingen, the oldest wine cellar in Germany, dating back to medieval times.
Our car hire suppliers in Stuttgart include Europcar, Hertz, Enterprise, Budget and Avis.
Our supplier depots are conveniently located at the main Stuttgart airport: Stuttgart Echterdingen, as well as the Stuttgart Rail station. Depots are also located at over 15 downtown destinations. Explore the interactive map in the search form to find a Stuttgart depot which is convenient for you to pick up your car hire.
Parking blocks in Stuttgart cost about €1.50 per hour. Some parking blocks are closed during at night, providing no way of getting your car out. The street layout and numerous tunnels in Stuttgart can be confusing for tourists, so it may be best to take advantage of the many park and ride options located outside the city centre.
It is important to note that many cities in Germany require cars to be low emission. All vehicles in this zone must display a green emission badge, and there's no exception for foreign plates. Find more information on Low Emission Zones and what you need to do to comply.
All autobahns in Germany are toll-free, though some private roads in the Bavarian Alps may have tolls.
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