Cologne

Cheap Car Hire in Cologne from ฿1,440

Cologne, Germany
6 Mar — 13 Mar
Driver's age: 26-65
Cologne, Germany
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Cologne car rentals in 2024

Get helpful information to start your search for the perfect car rental in Cologne. The average price data is based on the last 12 months and was last updated on 28 February 2024.

Most popular company

EUROPCAR

Price of petrol per litre

฿68.49

Average price per day

฿5,815

Cheapest price per day

฿1,440

What is the cheapest time to rent a car in Cologne?

Discover the most affordable period to rent a car in Cologne and save money on your trip. The monthly average price data is based on historical data over the last year and was last updated on 28 February 2024.

January

฿1,398

February

฿1,326

March

฿1,541

April

฿1,613

May

฿1,828

June

฿1,721

July

฿1,649

August

฿1,434

September

฿1,470

October

฿1,362

November

฿1,362

December

฿1,505

Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in Cologne is February. The most expensive time to rent a car is May. The cheapest prices for each month are shown above, but prices will vary based on availability, how far out you book your rental car, and of course, car type.

Popular car types in Cologne

Explore the most popular car models available for rent in Cologne and choose the one that suits your needs. The price data is sourced from various car rental companies and was last updated on 28 February 2024.

There are, in total, 140 car hire locations in Cologne that are operated by 25 companies. In the past week, small car is the cheapest car type users can hire (cheapest price last found: ฿1,756/day). Explore 3 car types currently offered from Cologne hire providers:

Compact

Compact

฿1,756+

Intermediate

Intermediate

฿1,844+

Standard

Standard

฿2,084+

Premium

Premium

฿2,746+

Luxury

Luxury

฿2,317+

Compact SUV

Compact SUV

฿1,773+

Compact estate car

Compact estate car

฿1,868+

Intermediate SUV

Intermediate SUV

฿1,944+

Compare available car types for rental in Cologne

Compare and contrast the various car types offered for rental in Cologne to find the perfect fit for your trip. Price data is based on averages over the last 12 months and was last updated on 28 February 2024.

Small cars

฿943 - ฿3,804

All Car Types

฿943 - ฿6,879

To hire a small car in Cologne, Germany, you would pay an average price of ฿1,232/day. December is the cheapest month to hire a small car in Cologne, Germany (~฿943/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is January (~฿3,804/day). In fact, December is about 24% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a small car hire for Cologne. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Cologne, hiring a small car saves you 52% in costs. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity. Here are the best Cologne small car hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

Hyundai i20฿1,440/day
4
M
A/C
Hyundai i20
Toyota Yaris฿1,508/day
4
M
A/C
Toyota Yaris

Top rental agencies in Cologne

Explore the leading car rental agencies in Cologne known for their outstanding service and extensive range of vehicles to choose from. There are currently 8 car rental companies in Cologne. Reviews were last updated on 28 February 2024.
Browse through some of the top rental car agencies in Cologne, including Global Rent A Car, Budget and Avis in Cologne. Be sure to do your research on pricing, reviews, pickup locations, and other important criteria before choosing.

Global Rent A Car

8 locations

Budget

10.0
Wonderful
2 reviews5 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

10.0

Comfort

10.0

Overall

10.0

Pick-up/drop-off

10.0

Value

10.0

Avis

10.0
Wonderful
3 reviews4 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

10.0

Comfort

10.0

Overall

10.0

Pick-up/drop-off

10.0

Value

10.0

keddy by Europcar

11 locations

Dollar

5 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

10.0

Comfort

10.0

Overall

8.0

Pick-up/drop-off

8.0

Value

10.0

Europcar

10 locations

Thrifty

8.8
Very Good
1 review5 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

10.0

Comfort

8.0

Overall

8.0

Pick-up/drop-off

8.0

Value

10.0

INTERRENT

5 locations

Best Cologne car rental deals found

Browse through a selection of recently found affordable car rental deals in Cologne. Plan your trip with ease and find the perfect rental option for your needs. There are currently 8 rental car agencies in Cologne with an average daily rate of ฿1,566. Data was last updated on 28 February 2024.
These are the best deals we've found on rental cars in Cologne. Be sure to confirm the details of the deal, such as car type, daily rate, and pickup location.
Hyundai i20฿1,440/day
4
M
A/C
Hyundai i20
Honda BR-V฿1,455/day
4
M
A/C
Honda BR-V
Toyota Yaris฿1,508/day
4
M
A/C
Toyota Yaris

Car rental FAQs

Find answers to frequently asked questions about car rentals in Cologne, including policies, requirements, and more. FAQs were last updated on 28 February 2024.

What is the cheapest hire car found in Cologne?

In the past two weeks, Cheapflights users have found many deals under ฿5,815/day when booking a car hire in Cologne. The absolute best deal a user found was for ฿5,276/day from Alamo, booked on Aug. 20.

What car hire company is typically the cheapest in Cologne?

According to our data, users have found the cheapest deals when booking a rental car in Cologne from the following companies over the past two weeks: National (฿1,440/day), Alamo (฿1,646/day), and Budget (฿2,866/day).

Which car hire company is considered to be the best in Cologne?

Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, Avis (10.0 rating), Budget (10.0 rating) and Enterprise Rent-A-Car (7.6 rating) seem to be the best car hire companies in Cologne.

What are petrol prices like in Cologne?

The average price of petrol in Cologne is ฿68.49/litre over the past month, costing you anywhere between ฿3,082 and ฿4,451 to fill up a car’s fuel tank.

How much does it cost to hire a car in Cologne for a week from Europcar?

Europcar is one of the most popular car hire companies in Cologne, offering car hire for around ฿45,684 per week on average.

How far in advance should I hire a car in Cologne for the best price?

Booking your car hire early can save you up to 40%. Aim to book your car hire at least 7 days in advance to take advantage of a below average price in Cologne.

Can I rent a car for a month in Cologne?

Yes, cars are available to be rented out for an entire month in Cologne.

How much does it cost to rent a car in Cologne for a month?

Prices can be as low as ฿195,788 if you consider booking with Alamo. That price represents savings of 76% compared to the Cologne average. The monthly cost of a car rental in Cologne is on average ฿195,788 (฿6,526/day).

How much is a car hire in Cologne for a weekend?

It costs ฿0 for a weekend car hire in Cologne, on average. The cheapest type of car hire you can book on any given weekend is the Compact as prices are generally lower for these hire types due to demand and availability. If you’re planning to book a hire car in Cologne in March, prices are ฿0 per day on average.

What car do most people hire in Cologne?

Class Compact Car, which is a Compact vehicle, is the most popular to hire at Cologne according to Cheapflights users.

Small car rentals in Cologne

Find small car rental deals in Cologne from well-known providers in the area and save on gas mileage with the options provided below. small car rentals in Cologne cost an average of ฿2,599 per day. Price data was last updated on 28 February 2024.
Nissan March฿1,796/day
2
M
A/C
Nissan March
Nissan March฿1,854/day
2
M
A/C
Nissan March
Toyota Yaris฿2,068/day
2
M
A/C
Toyota Yaris

Car rentals by fuel type in Cologne

Browse car rentals by fuel type in Cologne. Currently, Electric cars are the cheapest to rent in Cologne. Deals were last updated on 28 February 2024.

Browse through car rental deals by fuel type in Cologne. There are currently 2 fuel types to choose from with Electric being the cheapest (฿50+).

Electric

Electric

฿50+

Hybrid

Hybrid

฿57+

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