Find the best car rental deals in Rotterdam

Rotterdam is a city of rare beauty, in which you want to see everything in detail. Not to feel rushed and pressured is easy when you rent a car. It is you who becomes the master of your own journey at the wheel. With a car you get full freedom of action and don't need to be attached to schedules of a tourist group, nor to a timetable for transport. Just sit down and go wherever you want, to a busy city centre or to a quiet suburb. Only in this way will you see Rotterdam in its entire diversity.

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Approximate prices for rental of popular models of cars

Decide what car you want to drive in the city of Rotterdam to find out daily average cost.

An important detail! Please note that the price for the same car may differ by 20 - 30% depending on the car rental point.

What documents will be required for car receipt?

Driver's license
Credit card
Voucher
PLEASE NOTE

According to the rules of most rental companies of Rotterdam, the provision of an international driving licence is required.

Insurance options

Full insurance may be taken out on the cars-scanner website or in Rotterdam, at the rental company office.

Each car has its own set of features, which are indicated in the insurance document. Be careful when taking it and read through the Insurance Cover section to insure yourself against further surprises.  Example:

Cover features

Approximate amount of deposit from popular car rental companies in Rotterdam

Car rental company Car class Apx. Deposit amount
budget Mini / Economy 200-400 £
Compact / Standard 400-800 £
Fullsize / Premium 700+ £
avis Mini / Economy / Compact 150-500 £
Standard / Estate 300-700 £
Fullsize / Premium / SUV 700+ £
europcar Mini / Economy 250-500 £
Standard / Estate 300-750 £
Fullsize / Premium / Minivan 600+ £
hertz Economy 200-600 £
Compact / Standard / Estate 300-700 £
Fullsize / Premium / Cabrio 550+ £
sixt Mini / Economy 250-600 £
Compact / Standard 400-900 £
Fullsize / Premium 500+ £

Speed limitations

In a new city, you are going to get many impressions, do not make acquaintance with the local road patrol service one of these impressions and do not take time and money away from your own rest. In order to avoid this, it is enough to comply with the speed limit:

Carefully follow the information on the road signs; sometimes the allowed speed is reduced for some local reasons.

Rotterdam. Special offer for car rental

By booking a car in advance, you are guaranteed to get the car at the fixed current price. In this case, you may cancel/alternate the order free of charge 24 hours before the start of the rental time, without any penalties.

When you book, you fix the cost indicated on the current date. If the trip for some reason will not take place, you may cancel the booking free of charge 24 hours before the start of the rental time.

Amount of fines for traffic violation

In Rotterdam, as well as in other European cities, adherence of traffic rules is strictly monitored, and punishments are rigorously enforced. Follow the speed limits and traffic rules, do not drink at the wheel, and most likely, a meeting with the road patrol service staff will be a threatening one. There is also a chance to get fined in everyday life. We have collected the most common situations you should beware of:


It is important to remember two things. The first one is that you are visiting the city and its inhabitants, and on a visit, you should stick to the house rules. Therefore, even if a requirement seems irrational to you, stick to it. Therefore, you will save time and money and keep your reputation. The second one is that not all violations are resolved by fines. Some offences are considered so serious that their outcome is determined by the court. Getting into a confrontation in a foreign city during your own vacation is not a good idea.

Additional fees and taxes

When you rent a car via the cars-scanner service, you get a full turnkey package without any additional fees. The only exception is the countries, in which a fee or a tax is required by law.

However, you may choose options that are not included in the basic rental package, for example, a child seat or additional ski equipment storage. You will find out their price in advance and will be able to pay on website, at the rental company office.

Age restrictions

Please note that drivers under 25 and over 70 are often less trusted at the provider's office and are subject to an extra payment when renting. The policies of your car rental company may be found on our website in the Age Restrictions section.

driver's age

Return in other city or country

To find out the possibility and cost of returning a rented car in another city, check the box "return to another place" and search for options. In the search results, only those rental companies will be displayed that allow you to return cars to another location. The price indicated on our website already includes the one-way tariff.

Available payment options

You may pay for your booking using MasterCard, Visa, Maestro, and American Express.

IMPORTANT. It often happens that at the moment of receiving the car receipt, you may be requested to provide your personal credit card. To find out in advance which card you need, carefully read the Payment Methods section in the document with rental terms.

Deposit and credit card information


If such a requirement does exist, and you are the holder of a debit card, it is not a problem. Many banks issue debit cards, which are listed as credit cards in the system and have zero limit. Check your card type on www.bindb.com by entering the first 6 digits.

Map with rental locations of Rotterdam

The most convenient way to choose the point where you are going to pick up and hand over a car is via this map; we have pinpointed all the rental points of your operator on it.

Nearest rental offices


Nearest airport locations

Nearest city locations

Refuel in Rotterdam with what, where, and how much it costs

There are not many petrol stations in the city centre, they may often be found along the perimeter. Therefore, carefully monitor sensors and try not to bring the tank to a state of complete emptiness.
Price of fuel in Rotterdam as of today is as follows:


Toll highways

Toll roads are used in the city of Rotterdam as a way to decrease the amount of traffic. They are paid, as a rule, by card or by cash.

Booking cancellation & modification policy

You may cancel your order via a special form on the website. Standard cancellation conditions are as follows: free cancellation of order 24 hours before the start of booking. Upon cancellation less than 24 hours, the fine of 50 EUR will be charged. After the date of receipt of a car, the order cannot be cancelled. If a customer does not arrive at the place for renting a car and does not inform Cars-scanner.co.uk about cancellation of the booking, 100% of the order value is withheld. Additionally, in some proposals, cancellation charges may be changed. Be sure to pay attention to the relevant clause in the rental terms.

Reviews

2016-09-21
Our big company went on the roads of Italy. The final goal was Venice. We rented a minivan and did not regret it. The conditions were great, and the rental cost was ridiculous as we chipped in together. We've selected a car here, since this site gives the opportunity to find a car that can be returned not in the country where it was received. We liked everything very much. There is easy navigation and simple search filter on the site. It's impossible to get confused.
2017-04-23
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2017-04-01
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