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Paderborn car rentals from $53/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 Paderborn with a pick-up date of 7/18 and drop-off date of 7/20. 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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Intermediate$53/day
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KAYAK’s top tips for renting a car in Paderborn

  • Cheap car hire in Paderborn is a great way to see one of Germany’s oldest cities at your leisure. Despite being an original Medieval town, Paderborn is now one of the most tech-forward cities in the world, with a multitude of IT and tech companies making it their headquarters. You will enjoy driving around visiting great historic attractions, such as the Romanesque Paderborn Cathedral with its large crypt, the ancient Schloss Neuhaus Castle housing an art and natural history museum, the remaining foundations of Kaiserpfalz Palace and the Ottonian Palace. The city also has the high-tech Heinz Nixdorf MuseumsForum, which is a major attraction for tourists. While public transport does exist in Paderborn, the freedom of your own vehicle will allow you to explore and enjoy road trips to other German cities, such as Dusseldorf, just over an hour away.
  • When landing for your trip, you may collect your Paderborn car hire at the local Paderborn Airport (PAD). The car hire area is based across the road from the main terminal in a multi-storey car park. Here you will find companies such as SIXT, Europcar and Avis. Collect your vehicle and accessories and head out on the L776 to reach the city in under 30min.
  • With your cheap car hire in Paderborn, you will need to get used to driving on the right of the road. You will notice that all road signs are in German, so brush up on the language or turn your GPS to English mode to help you navigate easier. Stay under the alcohol limit of 0.05% when driving, and make sure everyone in the vehicle is buckled up at all times. Roads are well-surfaced and easy enough to drive, but be careful around the university, as there are many students on bikes and on foot. The main city centre is quite free from traffic. You should research which roads you will be restricted from driving on, if you are planning on seeing attractions in the city centre.
  • With your cheap car hire in Paderborn, there should be very few challenges to prevent your driving experience from being pleasant and fun. Western Germany has tough winters, and snow and rain will be part of your daily commute. Ensure your car is parked underground to stop it freezing, and keep a scraper in your car. Snow chains may be advised by your car hire company depending on the time of year. Traffic can get quite congested around the university area, but a GPS can help you navigate around it. Your car will be manual transmission, as that is standard in Germany. Automatic cars need to be requested and are sometimes pricier.
  • 25% of our users found rental cars in Paderborn for $40 or less
  • Book your rental car in Paderborn at least 1 day before your trip in order to get a below-average price
  • Mini rental cars in Paderborn are around 67% cheaper than other car types, on average

FAQs about renting a car in Paderborn

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

    On average a rental car in Paderborn costs $55 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 Paderborn found in the last 2 weeks is $33.

  • What is the cheapest car rental company in Paderborn?

    In the past 72 hours, the cheapest rental cars were found at Enterprise Rent-A-Car ($53/day). In the last 72 hours the cheapest rental car price was found at Enterprise Rent-A-Car Bahnhofstrasse 32 33102 (1 miles from city center).

  • Can I rent an automatic car in Paderborn?

    Yes, automatic cars are available in most car renting companies in Paderborn. 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 Paderborn?

    The average gas price in Paderborn is $7.14 per gallon over the past 30 days. Filling up a gas tank costs between $86 and $114, depending on the car size.

  • What is the most popular rental car in Paderborn?

    Mini (Hyundai i10 or similar) is the most frequently booked rental car type in Paderborn.

  • Which car rental companies will pick you up at Paderborn airport (PAD)?

    Car rental companies that offer shuttle or pick-up services from Paderborn airport to off-airport locations include Europcar, and Budget.

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

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

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

    A Mini car rental in Paderborn costs $26 per day, on average.

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

    A Compact car rental in Paderborn costs $27 per day, on average.

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

    An Economy car rental in Paderborn costs $31 per day, on average.

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

    On average a rental car in Paderborn costs $383 per week ($55 per day).

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

    On average a rental car in Paderborn costs $1,642 per month ($55 per day).

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

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

  • How many car agencies are operating in Paderborn?

    KAYAK has deals for you to compare from 14 car rental agencies in Paderborn.

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

    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 Paderborn?

    KAYAK searches thousands of car rental agencies to provide you with offers from all car rental agencies operating in Paderborn 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 Paderborn?

    There is no need to hire a high-performance vehicle when driving in Paderborn, as roads are well-maintained and the area is relatively flat. A reliable saloon or compact economy car will provide a fuel-saving solution to road trips and local daily drives.

  • What is the speed limit in Paderborn?

    Germany observes the speed limit in kilometres, which are monitored by cameras. If you are in the city centre, it is advisable to stay slow at around 30 km/h (18 mph). When driving further away from the city, the speed limit is 50 km/h (32 mph). Larger roads allow up to 100 km/h (62 mph). The highways and autobahns allow you to essentially drive as fast as you like in select lanes, but it is always advised to stick to about 130 km/h (81 mph) to be safe.

  • Where are the best places to park in Paderborn?

    Paderborn has a good mix of street parking, free car parks, which are usually uncovered, and select underground car parks that will charge hourly rates. If you are looking for a safe space for your car hire, consider Parkplatz PaderHalle or Underground Car Park King’s Square. Street parking is paid for with the meters and the cost is about €1.50 (£1.30) per hour. Underground parking is similar in price, going up to about €20 (£17) per day.

Paderborn car rental reviews and directory

Budget

8.0

Very good

1 review

Cleanliness

8.0

Comfort

8.0

Pick-up/Drop-off

8.0

Value for money

8.0

One location in Paderborn

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Frankfurter Weg 27

+49 69 710445596

Monday08:00 - 16:00
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8.0 Very good

Feb 2022

KAYAK
Quick service. Car clean Good value for money, but could be better if few euro cheaper 🙂

1 out of 1

keddy by Europcar

10.0

Wonderful

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3 locations in Paderborn

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52, Elsener Str., Paderborn, Germany

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BAHNHOFSTRASSE 88

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Paderborn Lippstadt Airport Flughafenstrasse 33

+49 2955 747 2480

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Thrifty

9.3

Wonderful

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Balhorner Feld 8

+49 5251 3906241

Monday07:30 - 17:00
Tuesday07:30 - 17:00
Wednesday07:30 - 17:00
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Europcar

9.2

Wonderful

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Cheapest deal
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One location in Paderborn

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Elsener Str. 50-52

+49 4952 51180810

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Enterprise Rent-A-Car

7.8

Good

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One location in Paderborn

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Bahnhofstrasse 32

+49 5251 180390

Monday08:00 - 16:00
Tuesday08:00 - 16:00
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Thursday08:00 - 16:00
Friday08:00 - 16:00
Saturday09:00 - 12:00
Sunday00:00 - 00:00

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Avis

7.3

Good

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Frankfurterweg 27

+49 5251 17350

Monday08:00 - 16:00
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Sixt

6.8

Okay

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Frankfurter Weg 45

+49 89 66060060

Monday08:00 - 16:00
Tuesday08:00 - 16:00
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Hertz

6.4

Okay

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Balhorner Feld 8

+49 5251 390 6241

Monday07:30 - 17:00
Tuesday07:30 - 17:00
Wednesday07:30 - 17:00
Thursday07:30 - 17:00
Friday07:30 - 17:00
Saturday07:30 - 17:00

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Dollar

3.9

Poor

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Balhorner Feld 8

+49 5251 3906241

Monday07:30 - 17:00
Tuesday07:30 - 17:00
Wednesday07:30 - 17:00
Thursday07:30 - 17:00
Friday07:30 - 17:00
Saturday07:30 - 17:00

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Global Rent A Car

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2 locations in Paderborn

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Bahnhofstrasse 88

+49 5251 180810

Monday08:00 - 16:00
Tuesday08:00 - 16:00
Wednesday08:00 - 16:00
Thursday08:00 - 16:00
Friday08:00 - 16:00
Saturday08:00 - 16:00

Elsener Str. 50-52

+49 5251 32 012

Monday07:30 - 17:00
Tuesday07:30 - 17:00
Wednesday07:30 - 17:00
Thursday07:30 - 17:00
Friday07:30 - 17:00
Saturday08:00 - 16:00

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INTERRENT

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Elsener Str. 50-52

+49 5251 32 012

Monday07:30 - 17:00
Tuesday07:30 - 17:00
Wednesday07:30 - 17:00
Thursday07:30 - 17:00
Friday07:30 - 17:00
Saturday08:00 - 16:00

Elsenerstr. 50-52

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Sunnycars

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Bahnhofstrasse 32

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Elsener Strasse 50 52

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BUCHBINDER

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Elsener Str. 50-52

+49 203 860510

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FLIZZR

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45, Frankfurter Weg

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One traveler who rented a car in Paderborn gave the car agency they used an average rating of 7.2

Car rental locations in or near Paderborn

Good to know

Most popular agency

Europcar

Most popular car type

Mini

Average price

$55/day

Good deal

$40/day

When to book a rental car in Paderborn

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Paderborn car rental information

Pick-up locationPaderborn
Car typesIntermediate
Rental locations20
Airport locations1
Popular agenciesEnterprise Rent-A-Car