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Car Hire Hamburg Useful Guide

Hamburg is one of the major cities in the north of Germany just south of Denmark at the mouth of the river Elbe. Not only can you hire cars from Hamburg, but we have low-cost vehicles available as part of our car hire Hamburg airport fleet. Just fill out some details and we can give you a quote. 

Here are some benefits of hiring a car in Hamburg, along with information about the city's affordability, distance from airports, and popular attractions:

Benefits of Hiring a Car in Hamburg:

Exploration at Your Own Pace: Having a rental car in Hamburg allows you to explore the city and its surrounding areas at your own pace, granting you the flexibility to visit popular attractions like the Miniatur Wunderland, the Elbphilharmonie, and the Hamburg Dungeon, as well as to venture further afield to attractions like Lübeck and the North Sea coast.

Convenience and Accessibility: While Hamburg boasts an efficient public transportation system, having a car can be particularly convenient for accessing areas not well-served by public transport, making it easier to reach destinations in the city's outskirts and nearby rural regions.

Day Trips and Scenic Drives: The city's proximity to charming towns and scenic landscapes makes it ideal for day trips and scenic drives. With a car, you can easily explore the picturesque countryside, visit nearby historic towns, and enjoy the stunning natural beauty of the surrounding regions.

Distance from Nearest Airport:

Hamburg Airport (HAM) is located approximately 8.5 kilometers (5.3 miles) north of the city center, making it easily accessible by car. The airport offers various car rental services, providing travelers with convenient access to vehicles upon arrival.

Popular Places to Visit:

Miniatur Wunderland
Elbphilharmonie
Hamburg Dungeon
St. Michael's Church

Overall, hiring a car in Hamburg offers the convenience and flexibility to fully explore the city's attractions, delve into its rich cultural offerings, and venture beyond the urban center to discover the natural beauty and charm of the surrounding areas.

When using your rental car if you wish to drive to Hamburg from Berlin you will use the A24 road, the A7 gets you there from Hanover and the A1 goes to Hamburg from Bremen.
 

Current Rental Rates in Hamburg

Volkswagen Up

4 Adults, 3 Doors

From 25.73 EUR/day
Volkswagen Up

7 Days rental at 180.15 EUR from 22/04/2024

  2 |
  Manual |
  Yes

Toyota Aygo

4 Adults, 3 Doors

From 26.24 EUR/day
Toyota Aygo

7 Days rental at 183.73 EUR from 22/04/2024

  1 |
  Manual |
  Yes

Volkswagen Polo

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 27.79 EUR/day
Volkswagen Polo

7 Days rental at 194.57 EUR from 22/04/2024

  2 |
  Manual |
  Yes

BYD Atto 3

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 37.13 EUR/day
BYD Atto 3

7 Days rental at 259.94 EUR from 22/04/2024

  4 |
  Automatic |
  Yes

Polestar 2

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 37.25 EUR/day
Polestar 2

7 Days rental at 260.76 EUR from 22/04/2024

  3 |
  Automatic |
  Yes

Key Highlights for Car Hire at Hamburg: Making the Most of Your Journey.

  • Hamburg is the second largest city in Germany with a population of 1.8 million people.
  • It is the world’s eighth largest port.
  • The city’s full name is the Free and Hanseatic City of Hamburg.
  • The fast food ‘hamburger’ originated there as a meat patty called frikadelle.
  • The Reeperbahn is Europe’s biggest red light district!

 

Hamburg - Popular Destinations

Best car rental companies in Hamburg

8.8
No.3: KEDDY BY EUROPCAR,
based on 871 reviews
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89
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90
18 min (average wait time)
8.8
No.2: ENTERPRISE,
based on 1264 reviews
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88
90
18 min (average wait time)
8.8
No.1: SIXT,
based on 1470 reviews
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90
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88
90
16 min (average wait time)

Hamburg car hire information

  • 8.8/10
    Best Rated Agent:
    Enterprise EMEA Corporate
  • € 180.11
    Average price:
    (per week)
  • € 25.73
    Best Price:
    Per Week
  • 31
    Most Popular Type:
    Intermediate
  • 7
    Most popular model:
    Ford Galaxy
  • 146
    Total Cars Available
     

Average prices per day in Hamburg

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January€ 40
February€ 40
March€ 43
April€ 34
May€ 43
June€ 43
July€ 50
August€ 49
September€ 42
October€ 42
November€ 43
December€ 45
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January€ 36
February€ 35
March€ 36
April€ 30
May€ 38
June€ 36
July€ 42
August€ 42
September€ 37
October€ 39
November€ 38
December€ 40
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January€ 74
February€ 68
March€ 66
April€ 63
May€ 70
June€ 75
July€ 85
August€ 84
September€ 71
October€ 73
November€ 74
December€ 75
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January€ 51
February€ 49
March€ 52
April€ 41
May€ 52
June€ 51
July€ 58
August€ 57
September€ 51
October€ 49
November€ 50
December€ 55
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January€ 61
February€ 59
March€ 62
April€ 58
May€ 63
June€ 68
July€ 77
August€ 76
September€ 64
October€ 68
November€ 66
December€ 70
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January€ 33
February€ 34
March€ 34
April€ 29
May€ 37
June€ 34
July€ 39
August€ 39
September€ 35
October€ 36
November€ 36
December€ 38
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January€ 79
February€ 72
March€ 78
April€ 61
May€ 80
June€ 77
July€ 79
August€ 84
September€ 73
October€ 77
November€ 72
December€ 86
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January€ 44
February€ 47
March€ 45
April€ 43
May€ 48
June€ 44
July€ 50
August€ 52
September€ 48
October€ 52
November€ 48
December€ 49

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