Cheapest car hire in Sweden

Top tips when hiring a car in Sweden

  • Sweden is the third largest country in the European Union and has a population of approximately 9.4 million.
  • The highest temperature ever recorded in the country was 38°C in 1947.
  • Sweden's largest airport is Stockholm-Arlanda airport which handled around 16.1 million passengers in 2009.
  • Sweden has produced many famous music bands and singers including ABBA, Roxette and Ace of Base.
  • Swedish meatballs and gravy is a favourite dish in most homes in Sweden.

Laws and rules of the road when driving in Sweden



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    Motorway Speed Limit


    SEK  11.54/Ltr

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    Min Rental Age


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    Front and Rear



    Fixed and Mobile

    Speed Cameras


    Hands Free Only

    Mobile Phones

Recent customer reviews (average rating 8.5/10)

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I am not very good with computers at all but I did find the Rhino car hire website quite easy to use and straightforward for a simpleton like me.



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Easy pick up from the airport, thanks Rhino, will be back next summer! Keep your prices low and you have a customer for life.



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Nice and clear website, good prices and range of cars.

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Compare car rental agents in Sweden

Rental Agent
Rating (/10)
Customer Reviews
Mini (€/day)
Compact (€/day)
Intermediate (€/day)
Standard (€/day)
€ 27.48
€ 31.08
€ 37.49
€ 74.13
€ 28.87
€ 25.87
€ 34.44
€ 102.38
€ 24.09
€ 26.97
€ 31.91
€ 29.44
€ 27.30
€ 34.27
€ 44.98
€ 29.79
€ 36.29
€ 39.73
€ 38.48
€ 28.96
€ 30.90
€ 28.92
€ 23.77
€ 24.98
€ 28.88
€ 35.27
€ 37.48
€ 40.40
 Green motion
€ 489.66
€ 31.07
€ 49.34
€ 83.66

Car rental agent statistics in Sweden

  • 9.5/10
    Highest rated agent:
  • 5.8/10
    Lowest rated agent:
  • 33,793
    Total number of reviews in
  • 38
    Most Locations in Sweden:
  • 16
    Average wait time
  • 10
    Total rental companies

Average prices per day for car hire in Sweden

*average daily rates based on 7 day rental, search for today's best prices.

Fuel prices in Sweden

Month, YearDiesel €/ltrUnleaded €/ltr
Apr , 2020 1.30 1.16
Mar , 2020 1.29 1.14
Feb , 2020 1.51 1.48
Jan , 2020 1.52 1.47
Dec , 2019 1.57 1.51
Nov , 2019 1.53 1.47
Oct , 2019 1.51 1.46
Sep , 2019 1.55 1.48
Aug , 2019 1.50 1.46
Jul , 2019 1.51 1.50
Jun , 2019 1.51 1.51
May , 2019 1.55 1.56

Car rental price statistics in Sweden

  • € 163.59
    Average price:
    (per week)
  • € 1419.53
    Highest daily price:
    Opel Vivaro
  • 2,237
    Total cars available
  • 131
    Most popular model:
    Volkswagen Golf
  • 130
    Location with most cars:
    Stockholm - Airport - Arlanda
  • € 23.4 per day
    Cheapest daily price:
    EUROPCAR - Ostersund

FAQs about car hire in Sweden

How much does it cost to hire a car in Sweden?

Car hire in Sweden starts from just €23.40 per day for a (economy) class car from Europcar. The average price to hire a car in Sweden is just €66.50 per day, whilst the most expensive hire car in Sweden is a Opel Vivaro car for a (standard) class from Green motion costing €1419.50 per day.

How do I get a free additional driver when hiring a car in Sweden?

We often have special offers on car hire in Sweden including free additional drivers, for example, is offering free additional driver and express check-in at for €0.00 per day.

Why is car hire so cheap in Sweden?

Car hire prices in Sweden are kept low thanks to the 10 car hire companies across the country. With over 83 car hire locations and 8,971 car hire options available, competition keeps prices low in Sweden.

Who is the best car hire company in Sweden?

Based on over 33,793 reviews from recent car hire customers, the best car hire agency in Sweden Is Europcar who score on average 8.4/10 across all locations in Sweden.

What is the most popular car hire location in Sweden?

The most popular locations to hire a car in Sweden is Stockholm - Airport - Arlanda with 10 car hire companies and 130 cars to choose from.

How much does fuel cost in Sweden?

Current fuel prices in Sweden are €1.16/ltr for petrol and €1.3/ltr for diesel as of 6 April 2020, it’ll cost on average €46 to fill an average compact class car with petrol and €52 for diesel.

What are the speed limits in Sweden?

Speed limits in Sweden are in km/h and are generally 50 km/h on urban roads, 90 km/h on rural roads and 110 km/h on the motorways but you should always follow local signage.

What is the cheapest car hire company in Sweden?

Europcar is the cheapest car hire company in Sweden offering a (economy) class car such as the Skoda Fabia for as little as €163.80 per week.

What is the most popular hire car in Sweden?

The most popular car hire category in Sweden is the Audi A6 Estate available from 2 car hire companies in over 50 locations.

Sweden Mini Guide

Sweden is a kingdom, a Nordic nation to be found upon the Scandinavian Peninsula in the Northern part of Europe. The kingdom of Sweden has borders with Denmark, Finland and Norway and has been a member of the European Union since the beginning of 1995. Sweden is also the most visited nation in the whole of northern Europe, seeing up to 6 million visiting tourists each year.

Sweden west coast

It is also the largest country in terms of land area in northern Europe, as well as the fourth largest within the whole of Europe; it covers an area almost 450,000 square kilometres and has a population of almost 10 million. This makes Sweden an excellent nation to tour by car, for those that enjoy the open road, long-distance driving on excellent freeways, Sweden is arguably the best destination within the whole of Europe. Sweden has a long history and visitors are able to explore some excellently preserved and renovated historical sites from the Viking era right through to present-day history. Many of the towns in Sweden are of medieval origin, making them charming places to explore either on foot, by car or by public transport.

The capital city of Sweden is Stockholm, it is also the largest city and the home of the Swedish national government and parliament, along with being the city of residence for the Swedish monarchy. The area of Greater Stockholm contains almost 30% of the entire Swedish population, making it the most densely populated part of Sweden by far. Located over upon the East coast of Sweden, it makes an ideal location from which to explore the surrounding area from the comfort of your own touring vehicle. Stockholm sits in the part of the country where the Baltic Sea meets Lake Malaren, the city centre comprises of 14 separate islands that make up the Stockholm archipelago, dead city centre is situated right on the water in Riddarfjärden Bay.

Sweden Lake Malaren

The old town is noted for its medieval street layout, and some of the most impressive examples of medieval architecture to be found within Europe. Moving away from the old town, Stockholm begins to take on a more modern face, and towards the suburbs on the outskirts of the city it displays a fully industrial style of architecture. By using Stockholm as a base of operations, and availing yourself of a hire vehicle, you will have a whole host of interesting attractions and points of interest to visit within an easy day’s drive of the city.

Sweden is most notorious for its Viking history, and there are many Viking related points of interest close by to Stockholm. One of the most popular day trips into the surrounding areas is taking in these historically important Viking sites and the two cities of Uppsala and Sigtuna. The first stop on this tour would be to view the old Viking Bridge named Jarlabankes Bro, replete with runic carvings. Arkils Tingplats the seat of Viking parliament is the next stop on the tour along with the old church at Vallentuna.

Sweden old church at Vallentuna

More Top Sweden Car Hire Locations:


Being the biggest of the Nordic countries, Sweden is definitely best traversed by car. Rhino has a vast fleet of cars to choose from ranging from economy models up to prestige and luxury cars. Whether you are travelling on business or for pleasure, we can supply a rental car to suit your needs. We offer a wide range of optional added extras that you can add onto your booking, such as luggage rack, child seats, sat nav and an additional driver.

Rhino is able to offer such cheap and competitive rates on car hire in Sweden as we compare prices from all the main suppliers such as Hertz, Dollar and Avis as well as local suppliers to deliver you the best price and deal. Sweden is a very popular destination for hiring a car so we recommend you book your rental as far in advance as possible.

Fuel Prices in Sweden

  • Price of petrol in Sweden in April

    € 1.16/Ltr

    ($ 1.42/Ltr | 11.54/Ltr)
  • Price of diesel in Sweden in April

    € 1.30/Ltr

    ($ 1.59/Ltr | 12.93/Ltr)

Cost to fill a rental car in Sweden in April

  Petrol Diesel
Economy € 46.40  ($ 56.82) | € 52.00  ($ 63.68)
Compact € 46.40  ($ 56.82) | € 52.00  ($ 63.68)
Full Size € 58.00  ($ 71.03) | € 65.00  ($ 79.60)
SUV € 69.60  ($ 85.23) | € 78.00  ($ 95.52)
Carrier € 81.20  ($ 99.44) | € 91.00  ($ 111.44)

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If you are visiting Sweden you can use your rental car to drive to the neighbouring countries of Norway, Denmark and Finland if you wish. At Rhino we allow our customers to choose different pick up and drop off points for their vehicles and that way the possibilities are endless. Sweden has some impressive ski resorts and hiring an off road vehicle is a popular choice with travellers. Conforming to safety requirements is of course important so we are able to supply snow tyres and snow chains should you need them. Booking your car rental could not be easier, so try a quote today on our easy to use, safe and secure booking engine.