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    Car Rental Rome

    Rent a Car in RomeA car rental in Rome allows you to tour one of Europe's largest and oldest cities in style and comfort. With a history spanning over two thousand years, and as the central hub of the Roman Empire, this city provides an incredible experience that you will never forget. Whether you explore ancient Rome, Catholic Rome, or the Seven Hills of Rome, getting around by rental car is convenient and provides an opportunity to see the city at your leisure.

    From chauffeur and airport transfers to luxury and sports car rentals in Rome, Auto Europe has your transportation needs covered. Reserving your next rental car in Rome at the lowest rate is easy using our secure 3-step booking engine, or simply call us toll-free, 24/7 at 1-888-223-5555. We take pride in the value and service we have been providing to clients for over 60 years. If you find a lower rate on a comparable vehicle rental in Rome with another company, we will beat that price!

    *Covid-19 Update for Americans Traveling to Rome*

    Currently, US citizens are prohibited from all non-essential travel to Rome. Travel for tourism to Rome is currently not allowed for Americans. Essential travel is limited to specific reasons including health or study, absolute urgency, or returning to one's home. There is optimism globally that American tourism in Italy will return early in 2021. Most Auto Europe car rental bookings are fully refundable if canceled up to 48 hours before pick-up. Book your 2021 travel to lock in the lowest possible rate for your rental car in Rome.

    We will be monitoring and updating the current travel restrictions on American traveling to Rome, or anywhere in Italy, on our main Italy car rental page.

    Where to Pick-Up a Rental Car in Rome

    With pick-up and drop-off locations throughout the city and along the outskirts, you are never far from a car rental supplier. Find rental car suppliers at local airports, train stations, and city offices of Rome. For convenience, inquire about our one way car rentals that allow you to pick-up in one location, and drop-off in another. Find more information on our most popular pick-up locations in Rome below.

    Airport Car Rentals Rail Station Car Rentals Port Car Rentals
    Car Rental at Rome Ciampino Airport  Ciampino Airport Car Rental Rome Termini Rail Station  Termini Station Car Rental Civitavecchia Port of Rome  Port of Rome
    Car Rental Rome Fiumicino Airport  Fiumicino Airport Car Rental Rome Tiburtina Rail Station  Tiburtina Station

    Book with the Top Car Rental Suppliers in Rome

    Auto Europe works with multiple rental car suppliers offering a variety of pick-up and drop-off locations across the city of Rome. Trusted suppliers including Avis, Budget, Dollar, Hertz, and Europcar have been working with Auto Europe for over 60 years. You can find reviews from our customers on their car rental experience in Rome to help you decide which supplier to go with. Our relationship with these suppliers allow us to provide rental rates lower than you'll find on the supplier sites. Not to mention Auto Europe clients can save even more on car rental insurance. Start comparing rates today!

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    Discover More of Italy with a Rental Car in Rome

    Explore more of Italy during your time in Rome by taking a road trip across Italy and seeing as much of this beautiful country as you can. With historic cities and landmarks just a short drive away, day trips outside of Rome are a great way to enhance your time in Italy. Start planning your travel itinerary with Auto Europe!

    Driving Route

    Distance (mi)

    Distance (km)

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    Rome to Naples in a Rental Car  Rome to Naples 140 MIs 226 KMs 2h 46 mins
    Rome to Florence in a Rental Car  Rome to Florence 169 MIs 271 KMs 3h 09 mins
    Rome to Venice in a Rental Car  Rome to Venice 327 MIs 526 KMs 5h 22 mins
    Rome to Milan in a Rental Car  Rome to Milan 356 MIs 573 KMs 5h 57 mins
    Rome to Paris in a Rental Car  Rome to Paris 883 MIs 1,421 KMs 13h 54 mins

    Parking your Rental Car in Rome

    Travelers will find that parking in Rome is much easier than some of the other major cities in Italy. Travelers should take the time to learn about parking in Rome before they pick-up their rental car. Auto Europe has put together a guide covering free parking areas, Rome ZTL zones, road signs, and recommendations for parking at popular attractions like the Vatican and Colosseum. Read our helpful guide to parking your rental car in Rome today!

    Frequently Asked Questions About Renting a Car in Rome

    How old do you need to be to rent a car in Rome?

    To rent a car in Rome drivers must be 21 years old. There are some rental companies that allow drivers as young as 18 to rent a vehicle in Rome. Drivers under the age of 25 should be prepared to pay a young driver's surcharge that could range from $15-$25 USD per day. Find more information on our rental car age requirements page.

    Is rental car insurance required in Rome?

    In Rome, all drivers are required to have full insurance coverage for liability, theft and collision. All of our Rome rental cars include CDW and theft protection in the listed rate, making our online prices a great value. Some rental car suppliers in Rome won't accept credit card insurance as a substitute, if you prefer to use your credit card insurance be sure to check with Auto Europe or your supplier before your trip. Find more information on car rental insurance pricing and requirements in Rome.

    Contact Auto Europe for your Rome RentalDo I need an international driver's permit to rent a car in Rome?

    To rent a vehicle in Rome, you're now required to present an International Driver's Permit if you are from the United States. You can buy an IDP from your local AAA for approximately $20. Click here to keep studying the new IDP requirements in Italy.

    Are there restricted driving zones for tourists with rental cars in Rome?

    Tourists should be aware of the restricted driving zones in the city center of Rome. In an attempt to cut down on congestion in the city center, the government restricts non-residents and tourists from driving through certain high-traffic areas in Rome. To avoid being ticketed and fined, drivers should study up on the ZTL or Limited Traffic Zones in Rome and other major cities in Italy.

    Travel Inspiration for your Next Trip to Rome

    Auto Europe has been helping travelers find affordable rental cars in Italy for decades. As a trusted travel partner, we love sharing ideas to help you build your upcoming travel itinerary. We've developed road trips highlighting some of the most sought after attractions in Rome, as well as published a number of unique posts focusing on informing travelers on all there is to see and experience during your time abroad. Whether its your first time or tenth time, review the links below and let us inspire you to make the most of your visit to this beautiful country.

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    Additional Vehicle Rental Options in Rome

    Whatever your transportation needs may be, Auto Europe can provide the perfect mode of transportation at a price that can't be beat. We take pride in guaranteeing the lowest rates for your transportation needs. Compare daily car rental rates in Italy with luxury, chauffeur, van or any type of transportation to find the ideal option for you and your travel party.

    Luxury Car Rental Rome
    Luxury Car Rentals Rome - Treat yourself to a luxury vehicle or a classic car rental in Italy! Auto Europe proves that luxury can be affordable with the best rates on luxurious car rentals in locations all over Rome. Compare popular models from Audi, BMW, Porsche, Range Rover, and more!
    Van Rental Rome
    Van Rental Rome - Booking a van rental in Rome ensures that passengers can travel with added space without having to sacrifice luggage space. Ideal for families and large travel parties, compare rates among popular van models from multiple suppliers all in one place. We offer the largest selection of vans to choose from so that you can find the van that best fits your needs.
    Car Lease Options in Rome
    Lease a Car in Rome - Are you traveling for over 21 days? Lease a brand new Citroen, DS, or Peugeot for the extent of your trip and enjoy the luxury and reliability of a brand new vehicle with a short term rate. Additional benefits include no fees for additional drivers, zero deductible car insurance, unlimited mileage, and more! Save on monthly car rentals with Auto Europe in Rome.
    Motorhome Rentals in Rome
    Rome Motorhome Rentals - Experience Rome in unique fashion with a motorhome rental in Italy. Find a number of campsites and parks available for travelers to set up camp and explore. Spacious, comfortable and affordable all define the motorhome and RV options for travelers to Rome. Rent through Auto Europe today!