Car hire Dusseldorf: tour the city in style and at ease with a rental

What you should know before hiring a car in Dusseldorf

Distance from
Dusseldorf city centre
4 mi
12 mi
38 mi

Car hires in Dusseldorf: practical information

Where to rent a car in Dusseldorf

Heading to Dusseldorf? Start planning your holiday with cheap flights to Dusseldorf Airport and while you’re at it, take a look at the car hire offers at the airport too. Getting around Dusseldorf and Germany’s Rhine region by car is the easiest and most convenient way to go. At the airport, choose from Avis, Enterprise, Europcar, Hertz, Sixt and Buchbinder Rent-A-Car.

Driving in Dusseldorf: parking and other tips

Driving in central Dusseldorf should be a problem, but like many other German cities, Dusseldorf also has an “environmental zone.” All cars are required to have a sticker showing their pollution category. Your car hire agency in Dusseldorf should have this taken care of though.

Parking in Dusseldorf is easy enough using different city car parks but for overnight parking, make sure your hotel in Dusseldorf has parking facilities available to its guests.

Road trips from Dusseldorf: what to do, what to see

Bonn

Bonn

Bonn is the former capital of West Germany and is located to the south of Dusseldorf on the Rhine River. It has a small-city feel to it with a rich culture and student atmosphere. Some call it “Italy’s most northern city” due to its cafe and summer garden culture.

Bruhl

Brühl

Located just a stone’s throw from Cologne, Brühl is home to the impressively large Augustusburg Palace, one of Germany’s sites on the UNESCO World Heritage list. The palace contains one of the finest Rococco interiors in the world, with the main staircase being the highlight.

Ruhr

Ruhr

Germany’s industrial history is full of heritage and stories. Ruhr is an interesting place to discover Germany’s heavy industrial culture, just 50km north of Dusseldorf. It’s an essential stop along the Industrial Heritage Trail and was the centre of coal and steel industry in Germany.

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Global Drive
£26 per day Verify
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Skoda Citigo Mini, 2/4 Door, Manual
Getaround
£28 per day Verify
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Citroen Berlingo Intermediate, Van, Manual
Buchbinder
£32 per day Verify
  • 4
Fiat 500 Mini, 2/4 Door, Manual
Enterprise Rent-A-Car
£32 per day Verify
  • 3
Opel Vivaro Cargo Van 5m3 Standard, Commercial, Manual
Budget
£33 per day Verify
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Citroen Ds3 Mini, 2/4 Door, Manual
Sixt
£37 per day Verify
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Volkswagen Up! Mini, 2/4 Door, Manual
Europcar
£41 per day Verify
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Volkswagen Up Mini, 2/4 Door, Manual
Sixt
£45 per day Verify
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Volkswagen Polo Economy, 2/4 Door, Manual
Sixt
£47 per day Verify
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Volkswagen T-cross Compact, Special, Manual
Thrifty
£48 per day Verify
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Opel Adam Mini, 2/3 Door, Manual
Free2Move
£49 per day Verify
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Peugeot Partner 3m3 FullSize, Commercial, Auto
Sixt
£50 per day Verify
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Renault Twingo Mini, 2/4 Door, Manual
Keddy
£76 per day Verify
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Nissan Micra Economy, Special, Manual
Sixt
£87 per day Verify
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Volkswagen T-cross Compact, 2/4 Door, Manual
Alamo Rent a Car
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Volkswagen Golf Compact, Special, Manual

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