|Car types||Compact, Compact station wagon, Economy, Intermediate, Intermediate SUV, Intermediate station wagon, Luxury, Passenger van, Standard, Standard station wagon, Supplier choice|
|Popular agencies||Alamo, Dollar, Thrifty, Budget, Hertz|
|Compact station wagon||$67/day|
|Standard station wagon||$73/day|
|Intermediate station wagon||$73/day|
Some Salzburg 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 Salzburg.
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 Salzburg car rental.
Some car rental companies in Salzburg which have updated their car rental health and safety policies due to COVID-19 to make sure vehicles are clean and disinfected include Budget, Hertz and Europcar
On average a rental car in Salzburg costs $69 per day.
In the past 72 hours, the cheapest rental cars were found at Alamo ($50/day), Dollar ($67/day) and Thrifty ($68/day). In the last 72 hours the cheapest rental car price was found at Alamo Innsbrucker Bundesstrasse 105 5020 (1 miles from city center).
Yes, automatic cars are available in most car renting companies in Salzburg. 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 Salzburg is $5.82 per gallon over the past 30 days. Filling up a gas tank costs between $70 and $93, depending on the car size.
Car rental companies that offer shuttle or pick-up services from W.A. Mozart airport to off-airport locations include Sixt, Budget, Hertz, Europcar, Dollar, BUCHBINDER, Thrifty, Avis, Global Rent A Car, and MEGADRIVE.
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A Mini car rental in Salzburg costs $28 per day, on average.
A Compact car rental in Salzburg costs $41 per day, on average.
A Full-size car rental in Salzburg costs $101 per day, on average.
In Salzburg, cars are most frequently rented at MEGADRIVE SALZBURG AIRPORT Innsbrucker Bundesstrasse 95 (3 miles from city center).
On average a rental car in Salzburg costs $484 per week ($69 per day).
On average a rental car in Salzburg costs $2,072 per month ($69 per day).
If you’re planning on driving through Salzburg, especially in the Old Town area, a small, compact car is easier to drive on narrow streets and to park in tight spots. But if you’re heading to the countryside or even crossing the border to Germany, a regular sedan can offer more space and comfort to all the passengers.
The speed limit in urban areas is typically 50 kilometers per hour (31 miles per hour) unless otherwise posted. Keep an eye out for residential areas and school zones. The speed limit on rural roads is 100 km/h (62 mph), and on highways drivers are allowed to drive at a maximum speed of 130 km/h (80 mph).
The average gas prices in Salzburg are around €4.53 ($5.16 USD) per gallon. You may find lower prices of about €3.79 ($4.31 USD) per gallon, but some gas stations also have prices as high as €4.92 ($5.60 USD) per gallon. The closest gas station to the airport is the OMV one located right at the Wilhelm-Spazier-Straße intersection.
All of the parking spaces downtown are time-restricted, but the city offers several parking garages and public car parks. Street parking is enforced between 9 a.m. and 7 p.m., Monday through Friday, and on Saturdays from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. You can also leave the car at one of the Park and Ride lots on the outskirts, such as the P+R Salzburg South on route 150 or at the Messezentrum conference center.
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!).