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Car hire in Frankfurt

Car hire in Frankfurt

Hiring a car in Frankfurt is simple, use the search box to your left, enter the name of the airport or place you want to pick up your hire car from and Expedia will help you compare the prices of small, medium and large cars so that you can find the cheapest car hire deals in Frankfurt. Alternatively, below you can check out some of the great deals on car hire we currently have for Frankfurt.

Driving in Frankfurt

Frankfurt is Germany's fifth largest city and is home to the largest airport in the entire country. Both a business and tourist destination, Frankfurt boasts picturesque market squares and an impressive futuristic skyline in equal measure.

Hiring a car in Frankfurt is the perfect way to explore the "gateway to Germany". This diverse city is a hive of activity and is a major transport hub both domestically and internationally as well. Auto enthusiasts rejoice, as the Autobahn surrounds the city and is easily accessible.

Frankfurt is a great example of blending the old with the new. The futuristic skyline is by no means the only scenic highlight. Beautiful architecture seems to punctuate every street. Most notably the stunning Kaiserdom cathedral is a real highlight.

By renting a car, visitors will not only be able to enjoy the impressive architecture within the city limits but also explore beyond into the region of Hesse, in which Frankfurt is located.

Get the most out of Frankfurt by renting a car and experience all this thriving German city has to offer. Book your holiday today!

Cheap Car Hire in Frankfurt Airport

Frankfurt International Airport is the largest airport in Germany and second largest in the whole of Europe. Serving over 50 million passengers annually, Frankfurt busy industrial centre is fuelled by this impressive airport.

Flying into Frankfurt Airport brings visitors within easy touching distance of the city centre. Only 14 km from the city centre, those tourists who rent a car will quickly find themselves in heart of Frankfurt. A short drive along B43 takes you to the city centre, however, depending on the location of your hotel in Frankfurt, the A5 might be a more appropriate route.

When deciding on renting a car from Frankfurt International Airport, visitors will have plenty of choice. Sixt, Avis, Europcar, Hertz and Alamo all have locations at the airport and serve the millions of travellers who visit every year. There are also a number of car rental locations in the city itself, adding to the convenience that hiring a car provides.

Car rental also allows tourists to select the best vehicle for their journey. Car hire companies in Frankfurt have extensive fleets of vehicles and will provide the perfect car to meet every need. Whether it's an impressive sport car for the important business meeting or an economical compact car to nip around the city, there is no doubt that car rental companies in Frankfurt will have the right car any holiday needs.

It's an easy trip from the airport to the city centre that should take no more than 30 minutes. However, car rental in Frankfurt will not only get travellers from the airport to the city quickly but will also afford visitors the luxury of exploring areas around Frankfurt as well.

Although many of the popular areas of interest are within the boundaries of the city, there is plenty to explore throughout the region of Hesse as well. The extensive network of roads and motorways facilitates exploring the area and is also extensively sign-posted for added convenience. It is also a good idea to opt for a reliable satellite navigation system. Despite the road signs, trying to read signposts in a foreign language can be confusing and lead to unnecessary stress and potential delays.

There are many more remote villages and towns dotted around Frankfurt that are within touching distance of the city centre and are easily accessible due to the vast network of roads that connect the area.

Car hire from Frankfurt International Airport is the ideal way to see all the city and surrounding areas have to offer with ease.

Car Hire in Frankfurt, The City

Frankfurt is a sprawling city but many of the popular museums and areas of interest lie in close proximity to the city centre.

Despite the busy nature of this thriving metropolis, those wishing to drive through and around Frankfurt need not worry about parking. There are a number of safe and secure car parks all around the city, whilst many hotels in Frankfurt also provide free parking to guests. Parking on the street can be slightly more complicated so be sure to read relevant signs, as some streets may require resident permits. Nothing ruins a holiday more than having your rental car towed so be absolutely sure before leaving your car parked on the stree! Visitors staying at hotels in Frankfurt should ask the concierge for best tips of parking and they may even have coupons or discounts at select car parks.

Being such a thriving transport hub, Frankfurt and the surrounding areas can experience a congested rush hour period. Travellers looking to make the most of the city and surrounding areas should look to leave either before or after the morning rush hour to avoid the stress associated with sitting in traffic for hours. Similarly, when returning to the city, an early or late return would be best as the evening rush hour, beginning around 4pm can last for over 3 hours..

During the day however, driving in and around Frankfurt is an absolute pleasure. The streets are immaculately clean and beautiful buildings, from the grandest of museums to the humblest of churches seem to appear at every turn.

Car hire in Frankfurt is a great option to see this vibrant city. Tourists will enjoy the cultural diversity of the city whilst also being able to explore the surrounding areas as well. Despite the wave of immigration that is causing Frankfurt's population to grow rapidly, the city still provides an authentically German experience that keeps visitors coming back every year.

Discover your own Frankfurt with the convenience only car rental can provide, book your holiday today!