Leipzig car rentals from $23/day

This price is the cheapest per day rate found by a KAYAK user in the last 72 hours by searching for a car rental in Leipzig with a pick-up date of 3/6 and drop-off date of 3/13. Fares are subject to change and may not be available at all agencies or on all dates of rental. Click the price to replicate the search for this deal.
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Cheap car rentals in Leipzig

Economy$23/day
Compact$28/day
Intermediate$31/day
Full-size$49/day
Mini$24/day
Supplier choice$29/day
Compact station wagon$30/day
Compact SUV$30/day
Intermediate SUV$36/day
Intermediate station wagon$38/day
Best rates found by KAYAK users in the past 48 hours.

KAYAK’s top tips for renting a car in Leipzig

  • Leipzig is a famous city in Germany known for its rich history and cultural attractions. Car rentals in Leipzig offer unparalleled convenience and flexibility as you explore this vibrant city. With car rentals in Leipzig, you can navigate the city easily as you visit places of interest and attractions such as the Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra and the famous Leipzig Opera House. Additionally, Leipzig car rentals are cost-effective for longer and extended stays as they eliminate the need to accumulate taxi fares and guarantee comfort in your travel.
  • Passengers visiting Leipzig will most likely arrive at Leipzig/Halle Airport (LEJ), the city's primary gateway. LEJ offers convenient car rental options from local and reputable international brands like Avis, Europcar, Budget, and Hertz. All car rental companies have dedicated counters within the arrivals area of the airport. You will provide the necessary documentation from your chosen provider before collecting your rental car. The availability of on-site car rentals in LEJ makes traveling to your preferred destination convenient and flexible.
  • Leipzig offers a pleasant experience for rental car driving. However, like any other city, there are concerns one should consider when driving car rentals in Leipzig. Drivers in Leipzig generally abide by the traffic rules like obeying traffic lights. While it's common for drivers to hoot immediately after the signals change, it's not excessive. When driving in Leipzig, you should be cautious of the sudden stops taxi drivers make as they look for customers. Drunk driving is discouraged in Leipzig with a strict blood alcohol concentration (BAC) limit of 0.5 grams per liter of blood.
  • Like many cities, Leipzig also experiences traffic congestion during peak commuting hours. The morning rush in Leipzig mainly occurs between 7.30 am and 9 am when commuters head to work and school. Major roads affected during these times include Jahnallee and Augustusplatz. In the evening the rush hour starts from 4.30 pm until 6 pm. Roads such as Innenstadtring and Karl-Liebknecht-Straße often experience increased traffic congestion during this period. You should familiarize yourself with the roads affected and traffic patterns to avoid potential delays.
  • 25% of our users found rental cars in Leipzig for $31 or less
  • Book your rental car in Leipzig at least 1 day before your trip in order to get a below-average price
  • Off-airport rental car locations in Leipzig are around 6% cheaper than airport locations on average
  • Economy rental cars in Leipzig are around -6% cheaper than other car types, on average

FAQs about renting a car in Leipzig

  • How much does it cost to rent a car in Leipzig?

    On average a rental car in Leipzig costs $40 per day. But prices differ between operators and you can save money through a price comparison of car rental deals from different agencies. The cheapest price for a car rental in Leipzig found in the last 2 weeks is $29.

  • What is the cheapest car rental company in Leipzig?

    In the past 72 hours, the cheapest rental cars were found at Alamo ($23/day), Enterprise Rent-A-Car ($24/day) and Hertz ($24/day). In the last 72 hours the cheapest rental car price was found at Alamo Willy-brandt-platz 04109 (1 miles from city center).

  • Can I rent an automatic car in Leipzig?

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

  • How much is gas price in Leipzig?

    The average gas price in Leipzig is $7.22 per gallon over the past 30 days. Filling up a gas tank costs between $87 and $116, depending on the car size.

  • What is the most popular rental car in Leipzig?

    Economy (Volkswagen Polo or similar) is the most frequently booked rental car type in Leipzig.

  • Which car rental companies are at Leipzig/Halle airport (LEJ)?

    Car rental companies onsite at Leipzig/Halle airport include Thrifty, Dollar, Sixt, BUCHBINDER and Avis.

  • Which car rental companies will pick you up at Leipzig/Halle airport (LEJ)?

    Car rental companies that offer shuttle or pick-up services from Leipzig/Halle airport to off-airport locations include Thrifty, Enterprise Rent-A-Car, Europcar, Hertz, Sixt, Alamo, and Avis.

  • How can I find car rentals near me in Leipzig?

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

  • How much does an Economy car rental cost in Leipzig?

    An Economy car rental in Leipzig costs $71 per day, on average.

  • How much does a Compact car rental cost in Leipzig?

    A Compact car rental in Leipzig costs $71 per day, on average.

  • How much does a Mini car rental cost in Leipzig?

    A Mini car rental in Leipzig costs $42 per day, on average.

  • What is the most popular rental car location in Leipzig?

    In Leipzig, cars are most frequently rented at Sixt Käthe-Kollwitz-Str. 16-18 (1 miles from city center).

  • How much does it cost to rent a car for a week in Leipzig?

    On average a rental car in Leipzig costs $282 per week ($40 per day).

  • How much does it cost to rent a car long term for a month in Leipzig?

    On average a rental car in Leipzig costs $1,207 per month ($40 per day).

  • Should I get insurance when renting a car in Leipzig?

    Most car rental providers in Leipzig offer insurance but the level of protection can differ substantially. If you're unsure whether to get extra protection for your car rental in Leipzig, check out KAYAK's car rental insurance guide.

  • How many car agencies are operating in Leipzig?

    KAYAK has deals for you to compare from 19 car rental agencies in Leipzig.

  • What do I need to know before booking a car rental in Leipzig?

    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!).

  • Why should I use KAYAK to rent a car in Leipzig?

    KAYAK searches thousands of car rental agencies to provide you with offers from all car rental agencies operating in Leipzig so that you can compare car rental rates, reviews and pick-up and drop-off locations to find the best deal for you.

  • What type of car is recommended for driving in Leipzig?

    Travelers' preferences, needs, weather, and road conditions provide the basis for car type recommendations when driving in Leipzig. Compact cars like sedans and hatchbacks are recommended for driving in the city center and navigating Lepzig's streets. Due to their small size, compact cars offer easy maneuvering through narrow and busy roads like Jahnallee and Augustusplatz. However, an All-Wheel Drive (AWD) is a practical choice if you plan to explore areas with rough terrain, like the surrounding countryside. These vehicles provide better traction and handling on uneven and slippery surfaces.

  • What is the speed limit in Leipzig?

    German provincial laws regulate the speed limits in Leipzig. The speed limits may vary depending on the type of road and location. The speed limit is generally set at approximately 31 mph within built-up and residential areas. It is further reduced to 19 mph, particularly near schools and areas with heavy pedestrian presence. On major roads like Innenstadtring, the speed limit ranges from 31 to 37 mph. Driving above the speed limit is illegal, and you can face fines or potential penalties.

  • Where are the best parking sites in Leipzig?

    Leipzig offers various parking options to cater to the needs of both residents and visitors. Street parking is a popular choice in Leipzig. Seated street parking spaces are conveniently located near shopping centers and attraction sites throughout the city. Additionally, parking garages are common if you prefer covered parking. Popular parking garages in Leipzig include City-Hochhaus Parking Garage and Augustusplatz Parking Garage. The parking charges may vary depending on the location and parking duration. Generally, the parking fees range from around € 1 to € 3 ($1.2-$3.3) per hour.

Leipzig car rental reviews and directory

Sixt

7.3

Cleanliness

7.3

Comfort

7.3

Pick-up/Drop-off

6.6

Value for money

6.0

5 locations in Leipzig

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Käthe-Kollwitz-Str. 16-18

+49 89 66060060

Monday00:00 - 23:59
Tuesday00:00 - 23:59
Wednesday00:00 - 23:59
Thursday00:00 - 23:59
Friday00:00 - 23:59
Saturday00:00 - 23:59
Sunday00:00 - 23:59

Terminalring 11/Terminal B

+49 89 66060060

Monday06:30 - 23:30
Tuesday06:30 - 23:30
Wednesday06:30 - 23:30
Thursday06:30 - 23:30
Friday06:30 - 23:30
Saturday06:30 - 23:30
Sunday06:30 - 23:30

Theresienstraße 79

+49 341 90290371

Monday06:00 - 20:00
Tuesday06:00 - 20:00
Wednesday06:00 - 20:00
Thursday06:00 - 20:00
Friday06:00 - 20:00
Saturday06:00 - 20:00
Sunday06:00 - 20:00

Willy-Brandt-Platz 7

+49 89 66060060

Monday06:00 - 20:00
Tuesday06:00 - 20:00
Wednesday06:00 - 20:00
Thursday06:00 - 20:00
Friday06:00 - 20:00
Saturday06:00 - 20:00
Sunday06:00 - 20:00

Zwickauer Str. 55

+49 89 6606 0060

Monday07:00 - 19:00
Tuesday07:00 - 19:00
Wednesday07:00 - 19:00
Thursday07:00 - 19:00
Friday07:00 - 19:00
Saturday08:00 - 13:00

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2.0 Poor

Dec 2022

KAYAK
The person on the counter was not nice. When J approached him he said he won’t have cars for another 1 or 2 hours. It is not clear why it said they had cars in that location when they actually did not

1 out of 1

Enterprise Rent-A-Car

5.6

Cleanliness

5.6

Comfort

5.6

Pick-up/Drop-off

6.3

Value for money

5.6

4 locations in Leipzig

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Berliner Strasse 5

+49 341 699 2177

Opening times not available

Merseburger Str. 200

+49 341 652210

Monday08:00 - 13:00
Tuesday08:00 - 13:00
Wednesday08:00 - 13:00
Thursday08:00 - 13:00
Friday08:00 - 13:00
Saturday09:00 - 12:00
Sunday00:00 - 23:59

Prager Str. 38-40

+49 341 652210

Monday08:00 - 13:00
Tuesday08:00 - 13:00
Wednesday08:00 - 13:00
Thursday08:00 - 13:00
Friday08:00 - 13:00
Saturday08:00 - 13:00
Sunday00:00 - 23:59

Willy-brandt-platz

+49 40 8550740

Monday00:00 - 23:59
Tuesday00:00 - 23:59
Wednesday00:00 - 23:59
Thursday00:00 - 23:59
Friday00:00 - 23:59
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10.0 Wonderful

Feb 2024

KAYAK
It was the best experience and I rent often a car. the customer service was excellent and the return was easy and fast

2.0 Poor

Jan 2024

KAYAK
I have a big problem with the car rental Euro car

2.0 Poor

Jun 2023

KAYAK
The manager gave us no choice but to rent a van a day earlier than I had reserved it for. She maintained that I had ordered an 8-seat vehicle when I had clearly reserved a nine-seat van. The "explanation" was that here was high demand-- but the company had a full week to make available the Mercedes Vito I had reserved. The "similar" vehicle given to us (read: forced upon us) was a Volkswagen Caravelle, a far inferior van with mini-USB ports, one coffee cup holder (in the front), a standard radio with no capability for pairing the handy (i,.e., no navigation system), and uncomfortable seats. A rear seatbelt was difficult to find and attach. Nonetheless, I ended up paying the same amount of money for the vehicle as I would have with the Mercedes. It was a really unfortunate situation since I was showing my nine-member family parts of Germany and Switzerland for the first time, no thanks to Enterprise, City "Center" (Prager Strasse). I believe I should receive half of the money back for the inconveniences, but it is highly doubtful that will happen or that this review will even be made available.

1 out of 1

Hertz

10.0

Wonderful

No reviews available

Best rated

4 locations in Leipzig

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Engertstrasse 38

+49 341 4773712

Monday07:30 - 16:00
Tuesday07:30 - 16:00
Wednesday07:30 - 16:00
Thursday07:30 - 16:00
Friday07:30 - 16:00
Saturday08:00 - 13:00

Riesaer Strasse 74

+49 341 2524823

Monday08:00 - 13:00
Tuesday08:00 - 13:00
Wednesday08:00 - 13:00
Thursday08:00 - 13:00
Friday08:00 - 13:00
Saturday08:00 - 13:00

Terminalring 11

+49 341 4773714

Monday08:00 - 13:00
Tuesday08:00 - 13:00
Wednesday08:00 - 13:00
Thursday08:00 - 13:00
Friday08:00 - 13:00
Saturday09:00 - 12:00

Willy-brand-platz 5

+49 341 4773712

Monday07:30 - 16:00
Tuesday07:30 - 16:00
Wednesday07:30 - 16:00
Thursday07:30 - 16:00
Friday07:30 - 16:00
Saturday08:00 - 13:00

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Europcar

10.0

Wonderful

No reviews available

3 locations in Leipzig

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Kuchengartenstr. 3

+49 40 520188000

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Luetzner Strasse 179

+49 4934 1904440

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Sachsenseite 3

+49 4934 1141160

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Avis

5.2

Fair

No reviews available

2 locations in Leipzig

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Flughafen Leipzig Halle

+49 341 2241804

Monday07:30 - 16:00
Tuesday07:30 - 16:00
Wednesday07:30 - 16:00
Thursday07:30 - 16:00
Friday07:30 - 16:00

Ludwig Erhard Strasse 53

+49 341 259580

Monday08:00 - 13:00
Tuesday08:00 - 13:00
Wednesday08:00 - 13:00
Thursday08:00 - 13:00
Friday08:00 - 13:00
Saturday08:00 - 13:00

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FLIZZR

8.0

Very good

No reviews available

6 locations in Leipzig

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1, Maximilianallee

Opening times not available

16-18, Käthe-Kollwitz-Straße

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44-48, Strasse des 18.Oktober

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Berliner Str. 10

+49 180 6 666666

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Leipzig/Halle Airport

+49 180 666 6666

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Willy-Brandt-Platz bei Gleis 1

+49 180 666 6666

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Alamo

7.8

Good

No reviews available

One location in Leipzig

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Willy-brandt-platz

+49 40 8550740

Monday00:00 - 23:59
Tuesday00:00 - 23:59
Wednesday00:00 - 23:59
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Global Rent A Car

7.3

Good

No reviews available

5 locations in Leipzig

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Georg Schumann Str 335

+49 341 910 5710

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Kuchengartenstr 3

+49 3433 383 610

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Luetzner Strasse 179

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Prager Str. 38-40

+49 341 33383610

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Sachsenseite 3 Parkhaus Fernbusterminal Ebene 3

+49 4934 1141160

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BUCHBINDER

5.0

Fair

No reviews available

5 locations in Leipzig

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Kuchengartenstr.3

Opening times not available

Leipzig/Halle Airport

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Luetzner Strasse 179

+49 203 860510

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Lysegang 9

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Sachsenseite 3

+49 203 860510

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MEGADRIVE

5.0

Fair

No reviews available

One location in Leipzig

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Georg-Schumann-Straße 236

+49 341 9105710

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Sunnycars

No score available yet

9 locations in Leipzig

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Engertstrasse 38

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Eutritzscher Str. 22 a

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Lützener Str. 179

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Prager Straße 38-40

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Riesaer Strasse 74

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Sachsenseite 3

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Torgauer Strasse 273

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Willi-Brandt-Platz

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Wintergartenstrasse 2

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keddy by Europcar

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5 locations in Leipzig

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Eutritzscher Strasse 22 A

+49 341 904 440

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Kuchengartenstr. 3

+49 341 3338 3610

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Luetzner Strasse 179

+49 341 904440

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Sachsenseite 3 Fernbusterminal Leipzig

+49 341 141 160

Monday18:30 - 23:5908:00 - 13:0000:00 - 23:59
Tuesday08:00 - 13:0018:30 - 23:5900:00 - 23:59
Wednesday00:00 - 23:5908:00 - 13:0018:30 - 23:59
Thursday18:30 - 23:5900:00 - 23:5908:00 - 13:00
Friday18:30 - 23:5900:00 - 23:5908:00 - 13:00
Saturday12:30 - 23:5900:00 - 23:5908:00 - 13:00
Sunday16:30 - 23:5911:30 - 16:0000:00 - 23:5909:00 - 12:0008:00 - 13:00

Terminalring 13 Terminal B

+49 34204 77 00

Monday16:00 - 23:0007:30 - 16:00
Tuesday07:30 - 16:0016:00 - 23:00
Wednesday07:30 - 16:0016:00 - 23:00
Thursday07:30 - 16:0016:00 - 23:00
Friday16:00 - 23:0007:30 - 16:00

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INTERRENT

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4 locations in Leipzig

Locations in Leipzig

Kuchengartenstr. 3

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Kuchengartenstraße 3

+49 341 3338 3610

Saturday12:00 - 20:0008:00 - 13:00
Sunday09:00 - 12:0011:00 - 20:00

Lutzner Str. 179

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Lysegang 9

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Dollar

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3 locations in Leipzig

from $21/day

Locations in Leipzig

Engertstrasse 38

+49 341 4773712

Monday07:30 - 16:00
Tuesday07:30 - 16:00
Wednesday07:30 - 16:00
Thursday07:30 - 16:00
Friday07:30 - 16:00
Saturday08:00 - 13:00

Flughafen Leipzig/halle

+49 34204 14317

Monday07:00 - 19:00
Tuesday07:00 - 19:00
Wednesday07:00 - 19:00
Thursday07:00 - 19:00
Saturday10:00 - 16:00
Sunday13:00 - 21:00

Riesaer Strasse 74

+49 341 2524823

Monday08:00 - 13:00
Tuesday08:00 - 13:00
Wednesday08:00 - 13:00
Thursday08:00 - 13:00
Friday08:00 - 13:00
Saturday08:00 - 13:00

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Thrifty

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Cheapest deal
Most popular

3 locations in Leipzig

from $20/day

Locations in Leipzig

Engertstrasse 38

+49 341 4773712

Monday07:30 - 16:00
Tuesday07:30 - 16:00
Wednesday07:30 - 16:00
Thursday07:30 - 16:00
Friday07:30 - 16:00
Saturday08:00 - 13:00

Flughafen Leipzig/halle

+49 34204 14317

Monday07:00 - 19:00
Tuesday07:00 - 19:00
Wednesday07:00 - 19:00
Thursday07:00 - 19:00
Saturday10:00 - 16:00
Sunday13:00 - 21:00

Riesaer Strasse 74

+49 341 2524823

Monday08:00 - 13:00
Tuesday08:00 - 13:00
Wednesday08:00 - 13:00
Thursday08:00 - 13:00
Friday08:00 - 13:00
Saturday08:00 - 13:00

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Budget

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2 locations in Leipzig

Locations in Leipzig

Flughafen Leipzig Halle

Monday07:30 - 16:00
Tuesday07:30 - 16:00
Wednesday07:30 - 16:00
Thursday07:30 - 16:00
Friday07:30 - 16:00

Ludwig Erhard Str 53

Monday08:00 - 13:00
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Wednesday08:00 - 13:00
Thursday08:00 - 13:00
Friday08:00 - 13:00
Saturday08:00 - 13:00

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CARO

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2 locations in Leipzig

Locations in Leipzig

Berliner Str 3

+49 421 3385 3380

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Leipzig Halle Airport Terminalring 11

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National

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Willy-brandt-platz

+49 40 8550740

Monday00:00 - 23:59
Tuesday00:00 - 23:59
Wednesday00:00 - 23:59
Thursday00:00 - 23:59
Friday00:00 - 23:59
Saturday00:00 - 23:59
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Shouqi

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One location in Leipzig

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Terminalring 13

+86 10 6064 1387

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9 travelers who rented a car in Leipzig gave the car agency they used an average rating of 7.5

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Good to know

Most popular agency

Thrifty

Most popular car type

Economy

Average price

$40/day

Good deal

$31/day

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