Maastricht is the oldest city in the Netherlands, and is also one of the warmest areas due to its location on Holland's southernmost point. Ancient fortresses can be explored on foot in the outskirts of the city, and a car rental is recommended for touring inside this historical city. Auto Europe offers several pick up locations and a large fleet selection, so finding a car rental in Maastricht is both easy and economical.
Maastricht was founded around 50 BC, when the Romans settled on the bank of Maas. It became a cathedral city around the 4th century with the rise of Christianity, and around the 8th century became an important center of commerce. During the 80-year war with Spain, Maastricht played an important role, as the city was an important fortress with a strategic location. The city remained under Spanish rule until 1632. Today it is a strong center of commerce and industrial manufacturing. There are many historical sites to visit in this picturesque town. Over the river Mass is the St. Servaas Bridge dating back to 1280. Vrijhof Square is the city's heart, and St. Servaaskerk is the oldest church in Holland. Rent a car for a trip to the Caves of Mount St. Pietersberg, built around 1701. Between the square and rail station there is a wide variety of shops and department stores, ensuring that there is something for everyone. Questions about driving in Maastricht? Our driving information page should provide answers.
If you're searching for unbeatable rates and top-notch service, rent a car in Maastricht, Netherlands with Auto Europe. We strive to meet your needs with our price match department and our excellent customer service to ensure that you're more than satisfied with your car rental in Maastricht. You can book online or call Auto Europe for more information at 1-888-223-5555