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Cheapest Car Rental Rates

Bucharest, Downtown Car Rental
Economy
Skoda Fabia or similar
Skoda Fabia
  • 5
  • 3
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Man.
Optimo Rent
$10.00 / per day
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Bucharest Airport Car Rental
Economy
Opel Corsa or similar
Opel Corsa
  • 5
  • 1
  • 4
  • A/C
  • Man.
GreenMotion
$10.15 / per day
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Bucharest Airport Car Rental
Economy
Opel Corsa or similar
Opel Corsa
  • 5
  • 2
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Man.
AddCar
$10.56 / per day
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Bucharest Airport Car Rental
Economy Elite
Citroen C3 or similar
Citroen C3
  • 5
  • 2
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Man.
AddCar
$10.56 / per day
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Most Popular Car Rental Deals

Bucharest Airport Car Rental
Economy
Dacia Logan or similar
Dacia Logan
  • 5x
  • 1x
  • 4x
  • A/C
  • Man.
RightCars
$10.71 / per day
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Bucharest Airport Car Rental
Economy Elite
Hyundai i20 or similar
Hyundai i20
  • 5x
  • 2x
  • 5x
  • A/C
  • Man.
RightCars
$11.78 / per day
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Bucharest Airport Car Rental
Compact
Ford Focus or similar
Ford Focus
  • 5x
  • 2x
  • 5x
  • A/C
  • Man.
GreenMotion
$12.12 / per day
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Bucharest Airport Car Rental
Mini
VW Up or similar
VW Up
  • 5x
  • 1x
  • 3x
  • A/C
  • Man.
Surprice
$13.38 / per day
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The above prices are only approximate and were last updated at 13:15 on 2020-02-23. Prices may vary based on the booking dates, length of rental, and car class.

Travel Information

Language
Romanian
Currency
RON
Country code
40
Average car rental length
6 days
Economy car rental price
$22.81 / 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
0.00%
Rating
8.1

Top 7 Cities near Bucharest

  1. Cluj-Napoca Car Rentals from $13.82 per day
    315.6 km / 196.1 miles away
  2. Timisoara Car Rentals from $18.79 per day
    400.8 km / 249.0 miles away
  3. Sibiu Car Rentals from $13.04 per day
    212.9 km / 132.3 miles away
  4. Iasi Car Rentals from $10.03 per day
    319.9 km / 198.8 miles away
  5. Constanta Car Rentals from $21.58 per day
    190.1 km / 118.1 miles away
  6. Bacau Car Rentals from $38.17 per day
    233.1 km / 144.9 miles away
  7. Craiova Car Rentals from $10.03 per day
    177.0 km / 110.0 miles away

Top 3 Locations near Bucharest

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Which is the cheapest month to rent a car in Bucharest?

Car rental prices in Bucharest vary a lot according to the time of year. This graph compares month-to-month price changes to help you find the best offer.
Average Rental Price in Bucharest
$21.12
January
$38.89
February
$19.93
March
$31.22
April
$16.04
May
$24.77
June
$37.33
July
$39.09
August
$31.32
September
$39.90
October
$54.10
November
$45.28
December
The best month to rent a car in Bucharest is May (when prices for an Economy class start from $16.04). This is 52% cheaper than the yearly average and 70% cheaper than renting in November (when rental prices start at $54.10 for a Compact class). Knowing this can help you find the best price.

What’s the usual rental length in Bucharest?

Travel lengths vary from month to month: in June, travelers rent a car for an average of 9 days in September, the average rental period is 5 days.
Average Rental Length in Bucharest
6
January
6
February
6
March
7
April
7
May
9
June
7
July
8
August
5
September
6
October
6
November
6
December

What's the most popular month to rent a car in Bucharest?

While travelers visit Bucharest year-round, the most popular month for renting a car is February, and the least popular is September.
Bucharest Car Rental Popularity by Monthly Searches
118%
January
454%
February
48%
March
58%
April
78%
May
68%
June
84%
July
75%
August
14%
September
27%
October
28%
November
149%
December

Most Popular Car Models of Rental Suppliers

Rental Agency Model Doors Luggage Type
Optimo Rent Hyundai i20 4 2 Small cars
AddCar Citroen C3 5 2 Small cars
NuCarrentals Dacia Logan 4 2 Small cars
Surprice Dacia Logan 5 3 Medium cars
NuCarrentals Skoda Rapid 4 1 Medium cars
Ace Rent a car Dacia Duster 4 3 SUVs
Ace Rent a car Renault Captur 2 4 SUVs
NuCarrentals Skoda Octavia SW 5 2 Station wagons
NuCarrentals Mercedes Benz GLA 5 3 SUVs
Ace Rent a car Renault Fluence 4 3 Large cars

FAQ

Should I rent a car in Bucharest?
A majority of the ratings and reviews left by Discover Cars’ customers recommend renting a car (8.1 from 8 reviews).
What do you need to rent a car in Bucharest?
In most cases, you need a driver’s license, passport or ID card, and a credit card (in the name of the main driver), and the booking voucher to rent a car. Some companies may have additional requirements (be sure to check the rental conditions).
On what side of the road do they drive in Romania?
Drivers must drive on the right side of the road.
Can I rent a car at 18 in Romania?
Yes, you can rent a car at the age of 18.
How old do you have to be to rent a car in Bucharest?
You must be between 18 and 99 years old.
Can you rent automatic cars in Bucharest?
Yes, automatic cars are available from NuCarrentals, Premium Rent, SIXT, Optimo Rent, Keddy, Europcar, Surprice, AddCar, Ace Rent a car, Budget, Avis, Hertz, Alamo, Enterprise and GreenMotion in Bucharest.
Can I rent a car with a debit card?
Though most companies require a credit card to leave a deposit, some accept debit cards. Check the rental conditions for more information.
Can I rent a car without a credit card?
Most companies require a credit card to pick up the car. Some may accept debit cards or cash. Check the rental conditions for more information.
What car classes can I rent?
Small cars, Medium cars, Large cars, SUVs, Station wagons and People Carriers/Vans vehicle types are available in Bucharest.
Can I rent a car in Bucharest with my home country’s driver's license (for example, U.S., U.K., or Australia)?
In most cases, a driver’s license from your home country is acceptable if it uses the Latin alphabet. In some cases, you will need an International Driving Permit (IDP). Check the rental conditions for more information. If your driver’s license does not use the Latin alphabet, you need an International Driving Permit (IDP) in Bucharest.
Do I need an International Driving Permit in Bucharest?
In most cases, if your driver’s license uses the Latin alphabet, you can rent a car in in Bucharest without an International Driving Permit (IDP). In some cases, you will need an International Driving Permit (IDP). Check the rental conditions for more information. If your driver’s license does not use the Latin alphabet, you need an International Driving Permit (IDP) in Bucharest.
How much does an additional driver cost? Is there an option for a free additional driver?
No rental company in Bucharest offers a free additional driver.
How much does it cost to rent a car in Bucharest?
A rental car costs $53 per day, on average. The lowest daily price found in the past 48 hours was $10 at NuCarrentals and Optimo Rent.
How much is car rental for a week?
The average price for a weekly rental in Bucharest is $371. In the past 48 hours, the lowest price for a weekly rental in Bucharest was $70.
What car rental companies are located in Bucharest?
NuCarrentals, Premium Rent, SIXT, Optimo Rent, Keddy, Europcar, Surprice, AddCar, Ace Rent a car, Budget, Avis, Hertz, Alamo, Enterprise and GreenMotion can be found in Bucharest.
What is the best car rental company in Bucharest?
Ratings and reviews left by our users indicate that the best providers are SIXT (8.8, 15 reviews), Magrenta Rent a car (8.1, 29 reviews) and Premium Rent (7.8, 19 reviews).

Our Customers Reviews

Israel
Vauxhall Astra
September 6, 2019
brasov is wonderful and so is romania
United States of America (USA)
Skoda Fabia
September 11, 2018
Bucharest, Romania- great place to visit
United Kingdom
Ford Fiesta
September 5, 2018
Driving in romania is a little hairy but as long as you stay calm and watch the road you'll be ok. August was very busy in most areas because of Romanians hoildaying. We enjoyed driving in rural Romania especially the mountains!
United Kingdom
Opel Astra
July 13, 2018
I went to Rasnov and Brusov did not spend time in Bucarest. But enjoyed my stay

Top 20 Suppliers for Bucharest in 2020

National
National
Exceptional 9.2
722397855
CALEA BUCURESTILOR 224E,
Optimo Rent
Optimo Rent
Exceptional 9
+40799555267
Str rezervelor nr 64 sector 6 Bucarest
Enterprise
Enterprise
Excellent 8.8
722397855
OTOPENI INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT, CALEA BUCURESTILOR 224E
Alamo
Alamo
Excellent 8.8
722397855
CALEA BUCURESTILOR 224E,
SIXT
SIXT
Excellent 8.7
+40755744481
Calea Victoriei 63,București 030167
Europcar
Europcar
Excellent 8.6
+40213101797
17 GRIGORE MORA STR
Keddy
Keddy
Excellent 8.6
+40213101797
17 GRIGORE MORA STR
AddCar
AddCar
Excellent 8.5
+40756100002
Soseaua Bucuresti-Ploiesti 40, Bucuresti
Autounion
Autounion
Excellent 8.5
+40723235557
Șoseaua Pipera 26, București 077190
Avis
Avis
Excellent 8.5
+40722636595
Henri Coanda (otopeni) Airport Calea Bucurestilor Nr. 224 E
Budget
Budget
Excellent 8.5
+40212041667
Henri Coanda (Otopeni) AirportCalea Bucurestilor Nr. 224 E
GreenMotion
GreenMotion
Very good 7.7
+40748585486
Otopeni Airport, Strada Ferme "B", Otopeni 075100
Global Rent a Car
Global Rent a Car
Very good 7.7
+40212014937
Calea Bucurestilor 224E, Otopeni 075150
NuCarrentals
NuCarrentals
Very good 7.6
+40747134902
OP 18, Șoseaua București-Ploiești 40, București 013695
Ace Rent a car
Ace Rent a car
Very good 7.5
+40742215361
Aeroportul Otopeni-Henri Coandă Plecări, Calea Bucureștilor 224, Otopeni 075150
Rhodium
Rhodium
Very good 7.4
+34965233425 / +40740002000
On-Airport. Rent a Car Area
Goldcar
Goldcar
Very good 7.3
+34965233425 / +40740002000
On-Airport. Rent a Car Area
Goldcar
Goldcar
Very good 7.2
+34965233425 / +40740002000
On-Airport. Rent a Car Area
Surprice
Surprice
Very good 7
+40726333707
Chiriac Bidoianu Str., No 4, Bucharest, Sector 2
RightCars
RightCars
Very good 7
+40316301564
Intrarea Frasinului Nr. 9 Voluntari Ilfov-Bucuresti

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