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Car Rental at Zagreb Airport

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Zagreb Airport, Zagreb, Croatia
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Cheapest Car Rental Rates

Mini
Fiat Panda or similar
Fiat Panda
  • 5
  • 1
  • 4
  • A/C
  • Man.
Autounion
$34.94 / per day
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Economy
Renault Clio or similar
Renault Clio
  • 5
  • 2
  • 4
  • A/C
  • Man.
Goldcar
$37.52 / per day
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Compact
Suzuki Baleno or similar
Suzuki Baleno
  • 5
  • 2
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Man.
AddCar
$39.96 / per day
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Mini Elite
Smart ForTwo or similar
Smart ForTwo
  • 2
  • 1
  • 2
  • A/C
  • Auto.
Enterprise
$46.69 / per day
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Most Popular Car Rental Deals

Intermediate
Opel Astra Sedan or similar
Opel Astra Sedan
  • 5x
  • 2x
  • 4x
  • A/C
  • Man.
AUTOWILL rent a car
$48.13 / per day
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Standard
Opel Astra or similar
Opel Astra
  • 5x
  • 2x
  • 5x
  • A/C
  • Man.
Dollar
$58.26 / per day
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Minivan
Renault Trafic or similar
Renault Trafic
  • 9x
  • 6x
  • 4x
  • A/C
  • Man.
Alamo
$82.45 / per day
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Minivan
Opel Vivaro or similar
Opel Vivaro
  • 9x
  • 6x
  • 4x
  • A/C
  • Man.
GreenMotion
$95.55 / per day
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The above prices are only approximate and were last updated at 03:38 on 2020-07-27. Prices may vary based on the booking dates, length of rental, and car class.

Travel Information

Language
Croatian
Currency
HRK
Country code
385
Average car rental length
11 days
Economy car rental price
$41.00 / per day
Traffic direction
Right-hand
Speed limit out of town
90 km/h
56 mi/h
Speed limit within town
50 km/h
31 mi/h
Acceptable limit of BAC
0.05%
Rating
9.7
Zagreb Airport Car Rental

Airport Car Rental

Get your rental car right at Zagreb Airport! Go on to explore Zagreb, a city with stunning cathedrals and churches, fascinating museums, and history around every corner. The older areas of Gornji Grad and Donji Grad are full of landmarks and impressive architecture, and both are easy destinations by rental car.

History and fun go hand in hand here! Head to Strossmayer šetalište, the city’s artistic hub—full of painters, street musicians, and other performance artists. If it’s Sunday, drive your rental to Hrelič flea market at the outskirts of the city for a truly one-of-a-kind experience. On your way back, stop at a Croatian restaurant to sample some delicious ćevapčići and local wines.

Zagreb is fascinating, but Croatia has a lot more to offer. The coastal towns of Split, Dubrovnik, and Pula, each with its own unique flavor, are all a couple of hours away. If you’re up for a real road trip, the wild nature of Montenegro, beauty of Venice, and grandeur of Budapest are all reachable within a day. You can even pick up your rental car at Zagreb Airport and drop it off in a different city. Start your adventure now!

Zagreb Airport also known as Franjo Tuđman Airport.

Top international routes

  • Frankfurt, Germany
  • Vienna, Austria
  • Munich, Germany
  • Zurich, Switzerland
  • Brussels, Belgium
  • Paris, France

Main airlines

Croatia Airlines, Lufthansa, Austrian Airlines, Germanwings, Qatar Airways, and Turkish Airlines

Terminals

The single passenger terminal building was opened to passengers in 2017, replacing the old terminal.

Location

The airport is about 10 km (6.2 miles) southeast of Zagreb city center. Savska, Sajmišna cesta, and Damira Tomljanovica streets and Liberty Bridge are the main routes connecting the airport to the city.

Most popular types of rental car

  • Station wagons - from $83 per day
  • Large cars - from $92 per day
  • Medium cars - from $61 per day
  • People Carriers/Vans - from $147 per day
  • Premium cars - from $166 per day
  • Small cars - from $49 per day
  • SUVs - from $113 per day

Top car rental companies

  • Interrent (Tel: +385997503558)
  • Carwiz (Tel: +38515626599)
  • Pulse Rent-a-Car (Tel: +385916363335)
  • Oryx (Tel: +38516260800)
  • Keddy (Tel: +38598231089)
  • Alamo (Tel: +385993824785)
  • RightCars (Tel: +38513885809)
  • Hertz (Tel: +38514562635)
  • Enterprise (Tel: +385996094068)
  • SIXT (Tel: +38516219900)
  • Avia Rent A Car (Tel: +385993484020 / +385956582135)
  • Europcar (Tel: +38598231089)
  • Avis (Tel: +385914854680)
  • Budget (Tel: +385914854680)
  • Autounion (Tel: +385995936452)
  • Mack (Tel: +38598485900)
  • Surprice (Tel: +385954442442)
  • GreenMotion (Tel: +385951177666 / +385951177222)
  • Global Rent a Car (Tel: +38521444222)
  • AVAX (Tel: +385993598127)
  • Goldcar (Tel: +385997503558)
  • NUCarrentals (Tel: +385994736188 / +385992659096)
  • Ace Rent a car (Tel: +385997503558 / +3853172487251)
  • Goldcar (Tel: +385997503558 / +34965233425)
  • AddCar (Tel: +385956600220)
  • Rhodium (Tel: +385997503558)

Car rental desks

Most are located in the arrivals hall.

Services and facilities

Although the airport is not large, you’ll find many bars and cafeterias, ATMs, duty-free shops, a lost and found service, baby changing facilities, and a prayer room. Zagreb Airport is easily accessible for travelers with reduced mobility, and special assistance is provided if requested in advance. You can find more information on the airport's official website.

Nearest gas station

Lukoil at Zagrebačka Street 2c can be reached in less than ten minutes and is open 24/7. There are many other gas stations nearby.

Popular one-way rentals

  • Dubrovnik (609 km / 378 mi). Located on the Adriatic Coast near the borders with Bosnia and Herzegovina and Montenegro, Dubrovnik is one of the most picturesque cities in Croatia. Internationally well-known as one of the filming locations of the Game of Thrones, the city attracts visitors with its beautiful old town, impressive city walls, and well-preserved churches.
  • Split (418 km / 259 mi). Croatia’s second city and the capital of the historic Dalmatia region, Split is famous for its long, beautiful beaches and fun nightlife. But there’s even more about this city, from history that’s dating back for millenia to its proximity to Croatia’s most beautiful islands.
  • Podgorica (723 km / 449 mi). The capital city of Montenegro is one of the sunniest cities in Europe. Although it is not that famous as a travel destination, the city has its fair share of delights like the Old Turkish baths and beautiful Serbian Orthodox churches. Podgorica’s number one attraction, however, is its proximity to Montenegro’s stunning beaches and nature areas. It’s important to keep in mind that if you plan to travel from Zagreb to Podgorica, Sarajevo, Budapest, or Belgrade, you’ll be crossing an international border, so ask your rental car provider in advance if they permit it. Also, make sure you don’t need a visa to enter (Croatia and Hungary are both part of the EU and Schengen Area, but every other country in the region has its own unique visa policy).
  • Sarajevo (396 km / 246 mi). The capital of Bosnia and Herzegovina, Sarajevo’s reputation suffered during the wars of the 1990s that followed the break-up uf Yugoslavia. Although the city still bears some scars of this gruesome experience, it is nowadays a perfectly safe place to visit, and has recently reinvented itself as a place of culture. After seeing Sarajevo, drive to see the rest of Bosnia and Herzegovina, its impressive natural parks, and well-preserved wooden mosques.
  • Budapest (339 km / 210 mi). Although Hungary is not usually associated with the Balkan region, its capital, Budapest, is just a few hours’ drive north of Zagreb. Considered by many to be one of Europe’s most beautiful cities, it is home to many impressive castles, the Margaret Island in the middle of the Danube, and cozy restaurants serving traditionally spicy Hungarian food.
  • Belgrade (387 km / 240 mi). Still undiscovered by tourist masses, Serbia remains a fascinating off-the-beaten-path destination in the heart of Southeast Europe. Its impressive capital, Belgrade, attracts visitors with the impressive Belgrade Fortress, Temple of Saint Sava, and many museums and galleries.

Airport info

Rating
6.7
  • Getting to the airport 6.2
  • Departure and check-in 7.5
  • Terminal facilities 5.6
  • Wi-Fi connectivity 4.8
  • Restaurants and car rental services 4.8
  • Lounge 5.8

Zagreb Airport (ZAG)

  • IATA: ZAG
  • ICAO: LDZA
  • Name: Zagreb Airport (ZAG)
  • Size: Large Airport
  • Aircraft movements (per year): 41,585
  • Passengers (per year): 3,092,047
  • Distance from City: 9.3 miles / 15 km SE of town
  • Working hours: 24 hours a day
  • Phone: +385 1 456 22 22

Top 20 Locations near Zagreb Airport

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  6. Car Rental at Rijeka Airport from $37.69 per day
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  9. Car Rental at Pula Airport from $36.91 per day
    189.8 km / 118.0 miles away
  10. Car Rental at Zadar Airport from $36.91 per day
    195.1 km / 121.2 miles away
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  14. Car Rental Zadar Port from $36.73 per day
    196.8 km / 122.3 miles away
  15. 197.1 km / 122.5 miles away
  16. 198.1 km / 123.1 miles away
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  18. Car Rental at Osijek Airport from $37.69 per day
    223.6 km / 138.9 miles away
  19. 230.7 km / 143.3 miles away
  20. 246.5 km / 153.2 miles away

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When are car rental prices cheapest at Zagreb Airport?

The cost of renting a car at Zagreb Airport depends on the time of year. This graph compares month-to-month price changes to help you find the best deal.
Average Rental Price at Zagreb Airport
$20.55
January
$18.85
February
$28.16
March
$15.80
April
$20.25
May
$45.56
June
$55.22
July
$53.59
August
$24.05
September
$20.35
October
$28.81
November
$28.81
December
The cheapest time of the year to rent a vehicle at Zagreb Airport is April when prices for an Economy class start from $15.80. You can see that this is 47% cheaper than the yearly average and 71% cheaper than renting a car in July (when rental prices start at $55.22 for a Compact class). Knowing this can help you find the best price. But remember that these are average numbers. The exact cost of your rental will depend on your rental length and on how far in advance you book the car. Enter your travel dates at the top of the page to see exact prices and offers!

What’s the most popular rental length at Zagreb Airport?

Travel length differs from one month to another: in December the average rental period is 17 days, while in July, the average rental period is only 11 days.
Average Rental Length
13
January
14
February
13
March
13
April
12
May
12
June
11
July
11
August
15
September
16
October
15
November
17
December

Which is the busiest car rental month at Zagreb Airport?

Travelers are most likely to rent a car at Zagreb Airport in July, while the fewest number of travelers rent in December.
Popularity by Monthly Searches
87%
January
89%
February
93%
March
111%
April
142%
May
126%
June
159%
July
130%
August
80%
September
59%
October
68%
November
54%
December

Most Popular Car Models of Rental Suppliers

Rental Agency Model Doors Luggage Type
AddCar Suzuki Baleno 5 2 Medium cars
Goldcar Renault Clio 4 2 Small cars
GreenMotion Opel Corsa 4 1 Small cars
GreenMotion Opel Astra 5 2 Medium cars
SIXT VW Polo 5 1 Small cars
AddCar Suzuki Swift 4 2 Small cars
Goldcar Citroen C1 3 1 Small cars
GreenMotion Chevrolet Spark 5 2 Small cars
GreenMotion Skoda Octavia 4 2 Large cars
RightCars VW Polo 4 1 Small cars

FAQ

Do we have to pay additional costs to get to Dubrovnik with a rental car (through the Neum corridor) and to take the car onboard ferries?
Whether you are allowed to take a rental car to Dubrovnik through the Neum Corridor depends on which rental company you choose. In all cases, you need to inform the company in advance. Some charge a fee for this, will others don’t.

Taking a ferry is usually possible, but you must tell the rental company in advance. You will also always be charged an additional fee for this and be liable for any damage that happens to the car onboard the ferry
I am a senior citizen, Will I be any charged any additional fee renting a car?
Generally, car rental companies allow rentals without any additional costs for those up to the age of 65. Some car rental companies also allow people above 65 years of age to rent can without any additional fee. Senior citizens can either check the rental conditions of the car rental offer to find out or enter their age when searching, in which case any additional fee will be shown in the total price.
What is the maximum period it is possible to rent a car for?
Most car rentals allow renting a car for a maximum period of 28 days, but some might allow for a longer period than that. If a customer would like to rent a car for a longer period, we suggest searching with exact travel dates and our website will only show those results available for said dates. Note that even if it is possible to rent the car for a longer period, you may still be required to return to the rental desk during the rental and sign a new contract. In most cases, this is due to the legal requirements of the country or state.

Our Customers Reviews

Canada
Skoda Fabia
September 9, 2019
Zagreb is centrally located to many tourist attractions such as Slovenia and the Dalmatian coast.
Canada
VW Polo
August 19, 2019
Zagreb is easy to drive when the Avia agent explained directions and what highway to take to reach our destination. The GPS was easy to use.
South Africa
Opel Corsa
August 7, 2019
Great to have a car for city to city tours, very convenient way to get around. I would use it again.

Top 26 Suppliers at Zagreb Airport in 2020

Interrent
Interrent
Exceptional 9.5
+385997503558
Ščitarjevo 225, 10410, Ščitarjevo
$46 - $103
Working hours
Mon:08:00-22:00
Tue:08:00-22:00
Wed:08:00-22:00
Thu:08:00-22:00
Fri:08:00-22:00
Sat:08:00-22:00
Sun:08:00-22:00
Carwiz
Carwiz
Exceptional 9.3
+38515626599
Ulica Rudolfa Fizira 21. 10410, Velika Gorica
$108 - $113
Working hours
Mon:07:00-21:00
Tue:07:00-21:00
Wed:07:00-21:00
Thu:07:00-21:00
Fri:07:00-21:00
Sat:07:00-21:00
Sun:07:00-21:00
Pulse Rent-a-Car
Exceptional 9.3
+385916363335
Ulica Rudolfa Fizira 1,10150
Oryx
Exceptional 9.3
+38516260800
Ul. Rudolfa Fizira 21, 10150, Zagreb
$50 - $194
Keddy
Exceptional 9.2
+38598231089
Zagreb Airport,Ul. Rudolfa Fizira 21, 10150 Zagreb
$43 - $95
Working hours
Mon:08:00-20:00
Tue:08:00-20:00
Wed:08:00-20:00
Thu:08:00-20:00
Fri:08:00-20:00
Sat:08:00-20:00
Sun:08:00-20:00
Alamo
Exceptional 9.1
+385993824785
AP TERM ULICA RUDOLFA FIZIRA 1,
$41 - $238
RightCars
Exceptional 9
+38513885809
Ul. Rudolfa Fizira 21, 10150, Zagreb
$40 - $130
Hertz
Excellent 8.9
+38514562635
10150, Ul. Rudolfa Fizira 21, Zagreb
$44 - $300
Enterprise
Enterprise
Excellent 8.8
+385996094068
Ul. Rudolfa Fizira 21, 10150, Zagreb
$47 - $278
SIXT
Excellent 8.7
+38516219900
Ulica Rudolfa Fizira 21, 10150, Zagreb
$38 - $158
Avia Rent A Car
Excellent 8.7
+385993484020 / +385956582135
10150 Rudolfa Fizira 1, Zagreb
$37 - $160
Europcar
Excellent 8.6
+38598231089
Zagreb Airport,Ul. Rudolfa Fizira 21, 10150 Zagreb
$69 - $133
Working hours
Mon:08:00-20:00
Tue:08:00-20:00
Wed:08:00-20:00
Thu:08:00-20:00
Fri:08:00-20:00
Sat:08:00-20:00
Sun:08:00-20:00
Avis
Avis
Excellent 8.5
+385914854680
Zagreb Airport Pleso
Working hours
Mon:07:00-23:00
Tue:07:00-23:00
Wed:07:00-23:00
Thu:07:00-23:00
Fri:07:00-23:00
Sat:07:00-23:00
Sun:07:00-23:00
Budget
Budget
Excellent 8.5
+385914854680
Zagreb Airport Ulica Rudolfa Fizira 21
Working hours
Mon:07:00-23:00
Tue:07:00-23:00
Wed:07:00-23:00
Thu:07:00-23:00
Fri:07:00-23:00
Sat:07:00-23:00
Sun:07:00-23:00
Autounion
Excellent 8.5
+385995936452
Franjo Tuđman Airport Zagreb, Ul. Rudolfa Fizira 1, 10150, Zagreb
$35 - $345
Working hours
Mon:07:00-23:00
Tue:07:00-23:00
Wed:07:00-23:00
Thu:07:00-23:00
Fri:07:00-23:00
Sat:07:00-23:00
Sun:07:00-23:00
Mack
Mack
Excellent 8.5
+38598485900
Medunarodna Zracna Luka, Franjo Tudman, Rudolfa Fizira 21
$51 - $182
Surprice
Excellent 8.2
+385954442442
Ul. Rudolfa Fizira 1, 10150 Zagreb
Working hours
Mon:08:00-20:00
Tue:08:00-20:00
Wed:08:00-20:00
Thu:08:00-20:00
Fri:08:00-20:00
Sat:08:00-20:00
Sun:08:00-14:00
GreenMotion
Excellent 8
+385951177666 / +385951177222
Petina, 10410, Petina
$39 - $167
Working hours
Mon:07:00-22:00
Tue:07:00-22:00
Wed:07:00-22:00
Thu:07:00-22:00
Fri:07:00-22:00
Sat:07:00-22:00
Sun:07:00-22:00
Global Rent a Car
Global Rent a Car
Very good 7.7
+38521444222
Pleso HR, Ul. Rudolfa Fizira 21, 10150, Zagreb
$50 - $396
Working hours
Mon:07:00-21:00
Tue:07:00-21:00
Wed:07:00-21:00
Thu:07:00-21:00
Fri:07:00-21:00
Sat:07:00-21:00
Sun:07:00-21:00
AVAX
Very good 7.6
+385993598127
10410 Ulica Rudolfa Fizira 1, Velika Gorica, Zagreb
Goldcar
Very good 7.3
+385997503558
10410, Petina, Croatia
$40 - $89
Working hours
Mon:08:00-22:00
Tue:08:00-22:00
Wed:08:00-22:00
Thu:08:00-22:00
Fri:08:00-22:00
Sat:08:00-22:00
Sun:08:00-22:00
NUCarrentals
NUCarrentals
Very good 7
+385994736188 / +385992659096
Ul. Rudolfa Fizira 21, 10150, Zagreb, Croatia
Ace Rent a car
Very good 7
+385997503558 / +3853172487251
Ulica Rudolfa Fizira 1, 10410, Velika Gorica
Working hours
Mon:08:00-22:00
Tue:08:00-22:00
Wed:08:00-22:00
Thu:08:00-22:00
Fri:08:00-22:00
Sat:08:00-22:00
Sun:08:00-22:00
Goldcar
Good 6
+385997503558 / +34965233425
Petina, 10410, Selnica Ščitarjevska, Croatia
$36 - $80
Working hours
Mon:08:00-22:00
Tue:08:00-22:00
Wed:08:00-22:00
Thu:08:00-22:00
Fri:08:00-22:00
Sat:08:00-22:00
Sun:08:00-22:00
AddCar
AddCar
Good 6
+385956600220
Ul. Sandora Brescenskog 1 10410, Velika Gorica
$40 - $61
Rhodium
Acceptable 5.9
+385997503558
Petina, 10410, Selnica Ščitarjevska
$43 - $98
Working hours
Mon:08:00-22:00
Tue:08:00-22:00
Wed:08:00-22:00
Thu:08:00-22:00
Fri:08:00-22:00
Sat:08:00-22:00
Sun:08:00-22:00

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