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Albania

Car Rental in Albania

When you are searching for a car rental in Albania, SIXT offers several convenient locations throughout the country. You can find our branches at train stations, airports and in the city centers of Tirana and Durres. If you are traveling for business and need to rent a car in Albania, you can choose a practical sedan, or if you are visiting with a group looking for outdoor adventures, consider an SUV. Our staff speaks English to answer your questions, and we offer a fleet of vehicles that are an average of just 3 months old. 

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SIXT Services in Albania

At SIXT we meet your needs for a car rental in Albania by offering a wide range of vehicles. Our car categories include SUVs for family vacations, as well as compact cars and sedans. When you rent with SIXT you can make your rental even better by adding on extras like an additional driver to share time behind the wheel, or child seats to keep your kids safe during your adventures in Albania. Whether you are looking for a weekend rental, a long-term rental, or anything in between, SIXT has just the right car. 

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Good to know when you’re visiting Albania

Border restrictions

It is possible to cross the border from Albania into some surrounding countries and the EU with your SIXT rental car. Prior approval from the SIXT station is required, and you will be charged a foreign use charge. 
 

One-way car rental in Albania

It is generally possible to rent a car one-way in Albania, depending on the tariff. Additional fees may apply. 

Flexible rental options

If your plans in Albania are uncertain, don’t worry. You can book with the Pay Later option and cancel your reservation at any time free of charge. 
 

Documents you need to rent a car in Albania

All renters will need a valid credit card held for at least 1 year, plus an ID. International renters will need a passport and an international driving permit if your license uses a non-Roman alphabet like Arabic. 
 

Car rental under 25 in Albania

The minimum age for a car rental in Albania is 22, with a driver’s license held for at least 1 year. Some car categories may have a higher minimum rental age. 
 

Car rental without a credit card in Albania

It is possible to book a vehicle in the MCMR car category with cash. All other car categories require a major credit card. 
 

Best places to visit in Albania

  • Albanian Riviera: One of the most popular spots for tourists to visit in Albania is the Albanian Riviera. This location is popular because of the many music festivals that have taken place here that include Soundwave Albania and Turtle Fest. Beyond the amazing beaches, you will find here you'll also find plenty of nightlife and restaurants to sample. 
  • Tirana: As the capital of Albania, Tirana is often a starting point for people's adventures in Albania. Skanderbeg Square is a popular destination, and you can check out the National Historic Museum here. In the center of the square, you will find a statue of Skanderbeg who is a national hero of Albania. 
  • Berat: This town is one of the oldest in the country and locals refer to it as the City of a Thousand Windows because of the wide mix of architecture you will find here. One spot that is a must-see for visitors to this region is a 14th-century castle called Kalaja.  

Winter 2021 in Albania

Christmas and New Year's Eve in the city of Tirana are perfect times to visit Albania. The city is awash in Christmas lights that seem to hang from every building in the city plus the city also hosts a beautiful Christmas market. If you are a winter sports enthusiast, one of the best places to visit for these types of activities in Albania are the resorts Dardhe and Voskopoja that you will find the Korce area of Albania. 

Why rent with Sixt?

Why rent with Sixt?
  • New cars - on average 3 months old
  • Premium fleet of german cars
  • Car rental made quick and easy
  • Unlimited miles on standard vehicles
  • Free cancellation when you pay on arrival
  • Friendly 24/7 customer service

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