Please choose your Country of Residence
United States
We are finding the best deals in for you.
Our prices are worth the wait.
Rental Car Search Bar




    • Pick-up Location:
      Please start typing a location and then select it from the suggested locations.
    • Pick-up Location:
      Your location could not be found. Please enter a city name or airport code to see available locations.
    • Pick-up Location:
      Please enter a pick-up location.
    • Drop-off Location:
      Please enter a drop-off location.
    • Dates:
      Please set the drop-off time to be after the pick-up time.
    • Travels to Eastern Europe:
      If you are travelling to Eastern European countries, please call us at 1-888-223-5555.
    • Sorry, there are no matching drop-off locations available. Please try a different pick-up or drop-off location or call for assistance.
    • Driver's Age:
      Please enter the driver's age.
    Auto Europe Car Rental Companies: Hertz, Avis, Dollar, Budget, Enterprise, National, Europcar, Buchbinder, Peugeot
    Renting a Car in Europe [PDF]

    Get Your FREE Guide to Renting a Car in Europe

    Renting a Car in Europe GuideRenting a car in Europe can be intimidating, even if you've traveled to Europe before. There are so many terms to understand and nuances which can mean the difference between saving hundreds or breaking the bank. Add a language barrier, foreign street signs, and the occasional right-side-drive vehicle, and your European car rental experience can feel fraught with even more pitfalls.

    But it doesn't have to be that way! Here at Auto Europe, we specialize in guiding travelers through the rental car process with ease, and to help make your next experience renting a car in Europe as smooth and hassle-free as possible we've put together a detailed PDF guide, outlining everything you need to know about saving money and choosing the right car for your upcoming trip.

    CLICK HERE to download the guide.

    What's Included in Our Guide

    Here's a sneak-peak at the table of contents of our guide ... as you'll see we cover a variety of topics which many first-time renters (and even veteran travelers) will be interested in. Additionally, we provide helpful links so you can learn more about the topics which you still have questions about.


      Renting a Car in Europe PDF Guide Table of Contents
    1. Europe Rental Car Insurance Information
    2. Credit Card Coverage & Your Rental Car in Europe
    3. Personal Automobile Coverage for a European Car Rental
    4. Extra Equipment, Winterization & Additional Fees
    5. Europe Car Rental Driver Age-Related Fees
    6. Fuel Policies: Full-to-Full or Full-to-Empty
    7. Car Rental Equipment
    8. Winterization Fees
    9. Manual vs. Automatic Car Rentals in Europe
    10. How Old Do You Have to Be To Renta Car in Europe?
    11. Do You Need an International Driver's Permit (IDP)?
    12. Rental Car Classes & Categories Explained
    13. Economy Car Rentals
    14. Compact Car Rentals
    15. Mid-Size Car Rentals
    16. Full-Size Car Rentals
    17. Luxury & Sports Cars
    18. SUV Rentals
    19. Van Rentals
    20. Domestic & International One-Way Car Rentals in Europe
    21. GPS & Navigation
    22. About Renting a Car in Eastern Europe
    23. Eastern Europe Car Rental Zones
    24. European Road Signs & Driving Information
    25. Long Term Car Rentals & Short Term Leasing Options
    26. Accidents & Emergencies While Driving a Rental in Europe - What to Do

    Rental Car Cheat Sheet


    Bonus: European Car Rental Cheat Sheet

    In addition to all of the above topics, which we cover in-depth in our free guidebook, we also provide a quick-reference "cheat-sheet" on page 4 with tips to help you save money and make sure you have everything you need before renting your car in Europe.

    We think this is one of the most comprehensive and useful resources you'll find anywhere on the web and encourage you to download it for free and share it with family and friends who are planning a trip to Europe.

    Get Your Free Guide Now

    Please choose your Country of Residence