Essen car rentals

Essen car rentals

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Essen, Germany
Aug 11 — Aug 18
Same drop-off
Essen, Germany
Wed 8/11
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Wed 8/18
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Essen car rental information

Pick-up locationEssen
Car typesCompact, Compact station wagon, Economy, Intermediate, Intermediate SUV, Intermediate station wagon, Mini, Passenger van, Premium, Standard SUV
Rental locations39
Popular agenciesEnterprise, keddy by Europcar, BUCHBINDER , Dollar

Cheap car rentals in Essen

$74/dayEconomy
$77/dayCompact
$90/dayIntermediate
$67/dayMini
$145/dayPremium
$128/dayPassenger van
$79/dayIntermediate SUV
$79/dayCompact station wagon
$92/dayIntermediate station wagon
$93/dayStandard SUV
Best rates found by KAYAK users in the past hours.

Car rental insurance in Essen

Collision Damage Waiver (CDW) & Theft Protection Waiver

Some Essen car providers already include Collision Damage Waiver (CDW) and Theft Protection Waiver into the rental price but not all of them. We recommend always be aware of your coverage when renting a car in in Essen.

Deductible

Keep in mind that car rental insurances often have a deductible clause, which is the amount you’ll have to pay if something happens during the time of your rental. If you want to avoid unwanted surprises, you should consider adding a no-deductible option to your Essen car rental.

Essen car rental reviews and directory

From $29/dayRated #1
Sixt
Best rated
10 Excellent (1 review)
2 locations in Essen
Sixt
Locations in Essen
Berthold-Beitz-Boulevard 508+49 89 6606 0060
Monday07:30 - 16:00
Tuesday07:30 - 16:00
Wednesday07:30 - 16:00
Thursday07:30 - 16:00
Friday07:30 - 16:00
Ostfeldstr. 9+49 89 66060060
Monday07:00 - 19:00
Tuesday07:00 - 19:00
Wednesday07:00 - 19:00
Thursday07:00 - 19:00
Friday07:00 - 19:00
Saturday08:00 - 13:00
Sunday09:00 - 15:00
  • 10
  • 10
  • 10
  • 10
  • 10
Recent reviews
From $25/dayRated #2
Enterprise
7.9 Good (5 reviews)
1 location in Essen
Enterprise
Locations in Essen
Friedrichstrasse 25 / B224+49 201 384660
Monday07:30 - 16:00
Tuesday07:30 - 16:00
Wednesday07:30 - 16:00
Thursday07:30 - 16:00
Friday07:30 - 16:00
Saturday08:00 - 13:00
Sunday15:00 - 17:00
  • 8.8
  • 7.6
  • 7.6
  • 7.6
  • 8
Recent reviews
Sunnycars
11 locations in Essen
Sunnycars
Locations in Essen
Bottroper Strasse 327
Friedrichstraße 25 / B224
Fürstäbtissin Str.18
Giradet Str. 2-38 Eingang 4
Gladbecker Str. 18
Lysegang 9
Manderscheidtstr. 71
Muehlenweg 21
Ruhrtalstr. 101
Schüetzenbahn 65
Teilungsweg 41
Recent reviews
From $24/day
Europcar
Most popular
4 locations in Essen
Europcar
Locations in Essen
Fuerstaebtissinstrasse 18+49 4920 1681202
Lysegang 9+49 40 520188000
Ruhrtalstrasse 101+49 4920 1849550
Schuetzenbahn 65+49 4920 1247540
Recent reviews
From $27/day
keddy by Europcar
4 locations in Essen
keddy by Europcar
Locations in Essen
Fürstäbtissinstrasse 18
Lysegang 9+49 201 24053710
Monday07:30 - 16:00
Tuesday07:30 - 16:00
Wednesday07:30 - 16:00
Thursday07:30 - 16:00
Friday07:30 - 16:00
Saturday08:00 - 13:00
Ruhrtalstrasse 101+49 201 849 550
Monday07:30 - 16:00
Tuesday07:30 - 16:00
Wednesday07:30 - 16:00
Thursday07:30 - 16:00
Friday07:20 - 18:00
Saturday08:00 - 13:00
Sunday09:00 - 15:00
Schuetzenbahn 65+49 201 247 540
Monday07:00 - 19:00
Tuesday07:00 - 19:00
Wednesday07:00 - 19:00
Thursday07:00 - 19:00
Friday07:00 - 19:00
Saturday08:00 - 13:00
Recent reviews
BUCHBINDER
3 locations in Essen
BUCHBINDER
Locations in Essen
2, Mülheimer Strasse
Fürstäbtissinstraße 18+49 201 681202
Monday07:30 - 16:00
Tuesday07:30 - 16:00
Wednesday07:30 - 16:00
Thursday07:30 - 16:00
Friday07:30 - 16:00
Saturday08:00 - 13:00
Sunday09:00 - 15:00
Lysegang 9
Recent reviews
Global Rent A Car
3 locations in Essen
Global Rent A Car
Locations in Essen
2, Mülheimer Strasse
Fürstäbtissinstraße 18+49 201 681202
Monday07:30 - 16:00
Tuesday07:30 - 16:00
Wednesday07:30 - 16:00
Thursday07:30 - 16:00
Friday07:30 - 16:00
Saturday08:00 - 13:00
Sunday09:00 - 15:00
Lysegang 9+49 201 2405 3710
Recent reviews
Hertz
2 locations in Essen
Hertz
Locations in Essen
Am Hauptbahnhof 5+49 201 837 8490
Monday07:30 - 16:00
Tuesday07:30 - 16:00
Wednesday07:30 - 16:00
Thursday07:30 - 16:00
Friday07:30 - 16:00
Saturday07:30 - 16:00
Sunday10:00 - 11:00
Bottroper Str. 327+49 201 176690
Monday07:30 - 16:00
Tuesday07:30 - 16:00
Wednesday07:30 - 16:00
Thursday07:30 - 16:00
Friday07:30 - 16:00
Saturday07:30 - 16:00
Recent reviews
From $29/day
Avis
1 location in Essen
Avis
Locations in Essen
Alfredistrasse 28+49 201 233911
Monday07:30 - 16:00
Tuesday07:30 - 16:00
Wednesday07:30 - 16:00
Thursday07:30 - 16:00
Friday07:30 - 16:00
Saturday08:00 - 13:00
Recent reviews
Budget
1 location in Essen
Budget
Locations in Essen
Alfredistrasse 28
Monday07:30 - 16:00
Tuesday07:30 - 16:00
Wednesday07:30 - 16:00
Thursday07:30 - 16:00
Friday07:30 - 16:00
Saturday08:00 - 13:00
Recent reviews
CARO
1 location in Essen
CARO
Locations in Essen
Friedrich-Ebert-Str 86
Recent reviews
From $21/day
Dollar
Cheapest deal
1 location in Essen
Dollar
Locations in Essen
Bottroper Str. 327+49 201 176690
Monday07:30 - 16:00
Tuesday07:30 - 16:00
Wednesday07:30 - 16:00
Thursday07:30 - 16:00
Friday07:30 - 16:00
Saturday07:30 - 16:00
Sunday10:00 - 11:00
Recent reviews
FLIZZR
1 location in Essen
FLIZZR
Locations in Essen
Ostfeldstr. 9+49 180 666 6666
Recent reviews
INTERRENT
1 location in Essen
INTERRENT
Locations in Essen
Lysegang 9+49 201 2405 3710
Monday07:30 - 16:00
Tuesday07:30 - 16:00
Wednesday07:30 - 16:00
Thursday07:30 - 16:00
Friday07:30 - 16:00
Saturday08:00 - 13:00
Sunday09:00 - 15:00
Recent reviews
Star Car
1 location in Essen
Star Car
Locations in Essen
Gladbecker Str. 18, Essen+49 201 747 2820
Recent reviews
From $21/day
Thrifty
1 location in Essen
Thrifty
Locations in Essen
Bottroper Str. 327+49 201 176690
Monday07:30 - 16:00
Tuesday07:30 - 16:00
Wednesday07:30 - 16:00
Thursday07:30 - 16:00
Friday07:30 - 16:00
Saturday07:30 - 16:00
Sunday10:00 - 11:00
Recent reviews
6 travelers who rented a car in Essen gave the car agency they used an average rating of 8.2

Car rental locations in or near Essen

Good to know

Most popular agency

Europcar

Average price

$37/day

Good deal

$25/day

When to book a rental car in Essen

Average daily price per month
Rental car prices as pick-up date approaches

Top tips for renting a car in Essen

  • 25% of our users found rental cars in Essen for $25 or less
  • Book your rental car in Essen at least 1 day before your trip in order to get a below-average price

FAQs about renting a car in Essen

  • Some car rental companies in Essen which have updated their car rental health and safety policies due to COVID-19 to make sure vehicles are clean and disinfected include Europcar, Thrifty and Dollar

  • On average a rental car in Essen costs $37 per day.

  • In the past 72 hours, the cheapest rental cars were found at keddy by Europcar ($74/day), Enterprise ($77/day) and BUCHBINDER ($110/day). In the last 72 hours the cheapest rental car price was found at Enterprise Friedrichstrasse 25 / B224 45128 (1 miles from city center).

  • Yes, automatic cars are available in most car renting companies in Essen. As cars with manual transmission are more common in many countries, you might have to pay an additional charge for renting an automatic car.

  • The average gas price in Essen is $6.96 per gallon over the past 30 days. Filling up a gas tank costs between $83 and $111, depending on the car size.

  • Car rental companies onsite at Duesseldorf Intl airport include Sixt, Europcar, Dollar, Hertz, Thrifty, Enterprise, keddy by Europcar, Alamo, Avis and Global Rent A Car.

  • Car rental companies that offer shuttle or pick-up services from Duesseldorf Intl airport to off-airport locations include Sixt, Europcar, Dollar, Hertz, Thrifty, Enterprise, keddy by Europcar, Alamo, Avis, and Global Rent A Car.

  • Take a look at our extensive car rental location map to find the best rental cars near you.

  • A Mini car rental in Essen costs $25 per day, on average.

  • A Economy car rental in Essen costs $40 per day, on average.

  • A Compact car rental in Essen costs $38 per day, on average.

  • In Essen, cars are most frequently rented at Thrifty Bottroper Str. 327 (3 miles from city center).

  • On average a rental car in Essen costs $261 per week ($37 per day).

  • On average a rental car in Essen costs $1,118 per month ($37 per day).

  • Finding the right price, understanding the add-ons and staying up to date with policy changes can be a challenge. That’s why KAYAK has produced the ultimate guide to renting a car to help you cut though the jargon and make the right choice for your rental car. Find tips and insights for how to book your rental, what car rental insurance you’ll need, how to deal with a car rental agency and what extra fees to expect (and avoid!).