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    Sixt Rent a Car: Our Trusted Partner

    Sixt Rent a Car LogoSixt Car Rental is the leading mobility service provider in Germany, Austria, Denmark and Switzerland and has been successfully expanding throughout Europe and the United States. In partnership with their licensees and partners, they are available to customers at more than 3,500 locations in over 90 countries.

    Auto Europe specializes in helping American travelers rent reliable vehicles in destinations around the globe. We pride ourselves on working with only the best suppliers that provide our clients with quality products and outstanding service at the most economical prices possible. Sixt has been one of our suppliers for years and we are confident that you will receive exemplary service throughout your journey.

    Questions on your rental car booking with Sixt? Use the toll-free number below or modify your reservation with one of our friendly reservation specialists at anytime. Allow Auto Europe to take the stress and hassle out of your rental experience and don't hesitate to give us a call today!

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    How to Prepare For Picking-Up Your Rental Car From Sixt

    After booking a Sixt rental car with Auto Europe, there are a few things that travelers should be prepared to present at the Sixt counter during the time of pick-up:

    • Credit Card in the Name of the Primary Driver
    • Valid US Drivers License
    • International Driver's Permit (IDP) - Legally Required in Select Countries and Generally Recommended While Traveling Abroad
    • Your Auto Europe Rental Voucher - Highly Recommend but Not Required

    Sixt Car Rental Policies

    As a major, international car rental supplier, Sixt has several rental policies that vary depending on the location of your rental reservation. Below, we will address a number of common policies that you will want to be aware of when planning your next trip.

    Sixt Payment Policy

    The most widely accepted method of payment in the car rental industry is by credit card. Travelers booking a Sixt rental car with Auto Europe will have no problem when using major credit card companies including MasterCard, American Express, and Visa. While some rental car suppliers allow additional payment options such as debit and cash, Sixt typically does not allow these alternate forms of payment. However, depending on the location and vehicle category of your reservation, debit card payments may be accepted. For more information on Sixt's payment policies, we encourage you to contact Auto Europe to review your options.

    Sixt Car Rental Age Policy

    Sixt Rate Details - Booking Engine ExampleSixt's age policy can vary greatly depending on the location of your rental car. However, the majority of Sixt's age policies are in regards to minimum driving ages and young driver surcharges. Minimum driving ages are determined by a combination of local driving laws in the country of your rental and the discretion of each respective Sixt branch. The minimum age to rent a car in the majority of countries is anywhere between 18-25 years of age, however, Sixt may mandate a higher minimum age up to 25-30 years of age for certain premium rental vehicle models (ex. luxury, SUV, vans, etc.). Young driver surcharges are applied to drivers under the age of 25 and is a daily charge, paid locally at the time of pick-up. For additional information, please refer to our guide to rental car age requirements in specific countries.

    Sixt Fuel Policy

    Similar to the majority of major rental car companies, Sixt's offers two fueling options within their fuel policy. The first and most common re-fueling option for Sixt rentals is to pick-up and return your rental vehicle with a full tank of gas. Sixt's second and less widely available re-fueling option is to opt for the Fuel Purchase Option (FPO), allowing you to return your vehicle without a full tank for a fee paid at the time of pick-up. In the event that you return your Sixt rental car with less than a full tank of fuel and haven't purchased an FPO, you will be subject to re-fueling fees with an increased cost per gallon for the remaining fuel needed to fill your vehicle.


    Car Rental Add-Ons Available when Booking a Car Rental with Sixt

    During the car rental booking process, you will have the option selecting a number of add-on accessories to enhance your rental experience and better accommodate your travel party. While you can typically purchase these add-ons directly from Sixt's counter at the time of pick-up, purchasing ahead of time with Auto Europe allows travelers to save even more! Book with Auto Europe and save on your Sixt rental car today!

    Prices included below are estimates based on a few select itineraries, rates will vary based on pick-up location. Please review the Terms & Conditions of your rental to get actual pricing for your itinerary.

    Car Rental Insurance Options
    • Basic Insurance: Included with all Auto Europe rentals, VAT included, liability insurance and fire insurance.
    • Inclusive Rate w/ Deductible: All of the Basic Plan plus CDW insurance with a deductible, theft protection with a deductible, and roadside assistance.
    • No Deductible, Extended Coverage: All of the Basic Plan plus CDW including damage to wheels, glass, underside, roof with a zero deductible, theft protection with a zero deductible, and roadside assistance.
    GPS Rentals GPS systems booked with Sixt can cost as much as $12 - $15 USD/day* and are occasionally offered in weekly or monthly rates when purchased locally. Auto Europe offers GPS rentals for as little as a $1/day and are even conveniently shipped to our clients before they depart for their upcoming trip. Enjoy unmatched saving when you book a GPS with Auto Europe!
    Additional Driver On Avg $5-$10/day* or no additional cost in some cases
    Infant/Booster/Child Seats
    • Infant Seat: Avg $10-$15/day*
    • Booster Seat: Avg $10-$15/day*
    • Child Seat: Avg $20-$25/day*
    Snow Tires/Chains Available seasonally in certain countries.
    *Typically, total number of days charged will have a cap no matter how long your rental reservation.

    Frequently Asked Questions About Booking a Rental Car with Sixt

    Can I cancel my Sixt car rental reservation booked with Auto Europe?

    Yes, when you book a car rental with Auto Europe from Sixt, or any of our trusted suppliers, you will be able to enjoy the benefits of our cancellation policy. Auto Europe provides clients with a full refund if they cancel their reservation at least 48 hours before the time of pick-up and even allows cancellations within 48 hours of the time of pick-up for a fee of just $75 USD. Additionally, all of our clients should be aware that all no-shows will not be refunded. For more information on Sixt and Auto Europe's cancellation policy, visit our car rental FAQ page.

    Does Sixt allow additional drivers?

    Yes, Sixt does allow additional drivers on most rental cars reservations. Additional drivers are added at the time of pick-up and are paid at the local Sixt branch, typically with a daily charge for the duration of your rental. Additional drivers must be above the minimum driving age and present the necessary documents required to drive in that country, such as a valid domestic driver's license and an IDP (International Driver's Permit).

    Can I rent a car with unlimited mileage from Sixt?

    Yes, unlimited mileage/kilometer options are usually included in most Sixt rentals booked with Auto Europe. However, depending on the location and category of your rental vehicle, there can be certain exceptions - for example, SUVs and premium, luxury rentals. For more information on which vehicles are available for rent with unlimited mileage options, contact Auto Europe or Sixt directly.


    Sixt: "The Spirit of Mobility"

    Recognized around the world, the Sixt brand is known for affordable prices, exceptional fleet selections and superior customer service. The company's main goal is to operate as a global player in the rental car industry and strives to offer customers current, top quality services at competitive rates.

    This international company offers more than just car rentals, other services provided by Sixt include; one way car rental, weekly rentals, minivan rentals and so much more. Their fleets are comprised of the best car brands such as BMW, Nissan, Toyota, Mercedes, Chevrolet, Ford, Audi and Volkswagen. No matter your requirements, Sixt has a vehicle to accommodate all travel needs. Whether you need an economy car, van, convertible, or an SUV at a cheap price, Sixt Rent a Car can help.

    What Makes Sixt Different?

    Sixt is one of the few rental companies that allows drivers under the age of 25 to rent a car without extensive added charges. Most vehicles in their fleet selections can be rented by drivers when they are 21 years old. This opens up a new range of possibilities for college students and young professionals who need to travel abroad for either business or leisure.

    As a way to give back to the communities that they are a part of, Sixt is a co-founder of The Regine Sixt Children's Aid Foundation, which works towards the worldwide improvement of humane living conditions for children. The foundation is divided into four areas including health, overall care, education and emergency aid. The Sixt Group is committed to social responsibility and promotes employee and franchise partners' voluntary commitment to give back as well. These fundraising efforts include cooking in the Ronald McDonald Children's House on a regular basis, construction of multiple water playgrounds for children, visiting sick children at local hospitals, raising money for computer facilities in underprivileged schools and countless other community based projects.

    Contact us for your Sixt Rental CarLet Auto Europe Help You Book a Car Rental with Sixt!

    While there are many forms of transportation for traveling around while on vacation, one of the easiest ways to get around in most cities is by rental car. Take Rome for example, you can easily pick up your Sixt rental at the Rome Fiumicino Airport or one of the other convenient locations throughout the city and begin touring this breathtaking destination immediately. Let Auto Europe help you begin planning your trip! Call us toll-free 24-hours a day at 1-888-223-5555, or review our car rental FAQs and book online.