Extended Roadside Protection from Sixt

Roadside Protection, an extended protection policy, covers minor accidents and incidents, protecting you from service and repair costs following self-induced events while you are traveling. This optional and bookable service covers you for the following incidents:

  • Key lockout service
  • Lost key or key fob
  • Flat tire service
  • Dead battery
  • Towing
  • Running out of fuel

Overview of our Roadside Protection Services

All of the services below may only be ordered by a direct claim with SIXT 24-hour Roadside Protection. SIXT will determine the type and extent of service required to ensure the renter stays mobile. If any damage to the rental vehicle occurs which is not covered by SIXT within the scope of the Roadside Protection, the renter is liable for such damage.

KEY LOCKOUT SERVICE

In the case of the key being locked in the rental car, Sixt will cover the cost of a lockout service by either the vehicle manufacturer or a third party service provider, the cost of delivering a new vehicle or vehicle towing to the nearest Sixt location.

RUNNING OUT OF FUEL

If a renter experiences a breakdown due to running out of fuel, Sixt will cover the cost for breakdown assistance and fuel required to continue your trip.

DEAD BATTERY

In the case of a dead battery, Sixt will cover the cost of jump start service, by either the vehicle manufacturer or a third party service provider as well covering the cost of delivering a new vehicle or towing of the vehicle to the nearest Sixt location.

LOST KEY OR KEY FOB

If a renter misplaces the vehicle key or key fob during the rental period, Sixt will cover the cost of replacing the key or key fob, the cost of delivering a new set of keys, towing of the vehicle to the nearest Sixt location and for a replacement rental vehicle.

TOWING

In the case of a mechanical failure of the rental vehicle, Sixt will cover the cost of towing by either the vehicle manufacturer or a third party service provider, the cost of delivering a new vehicle or towing of the vehicle of the nearest Sixt location.