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Car Rental in Austria

When you are looking for a car rental in Austria, look no further than SIXT. We have locations at convenient spots such as train stations and airports as well as downtown locations in cities like Vienna and Graz. Get behind the wheel of a premium sedan to experience the beauty of the Austrian countryside in style or rent a premium convertible to zip down Austrian roads with the wind in your hair. SIXT customer service is available 24/7 when you need to rent a car in Austria, and our fleet of premium cars at economy prices means there is something for every kind of traveler. 

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SIXT Services in Austria

Make getting a car rental in Austria easy with SIXT. Whether you are traveling for business with a group and you need a passenger van or having a solo adventure and need a compact car or sedan, we have it all. We also offer a range of station wagons, SUVs and premium vehicles. Add additional features such as child seats or GPS to get you to your destination with the fastest route. Reserve a one-day rental, a weekly rental or for any amount of time that suits your needs. 

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Accepted payment methods

We accept all major credit cards, which must be in the renter’s name. We do not accept cash or prepaid cards.

Flexible rental options

Choose the Pay Later option when booking and cancel your reservation free of charge if your plans change. 

One-way car rental in Austria

One-way rentals between SIXT stations are allowed. Additional fees may apply. 

Cross-border travel

You can take certain car categories into certain European countries, depending on the zone the country falls into. A foreign use charge applies. 

Car rental under 25 in Austria

The minimum age for a car rental is 18, although some car categories may have a higher minimum age. A young driver surcharge applies to those under 25. 
 

Documents you need to rent a car in Austria

All renters will need a valid driver’s license and an ID or passport. If your license uses a non-Roman alphabet like Cyrillic or Arabic, you will also need an international driving permit. 

Best places to visit in Austria

  • Vienna: This ancient and romantic city is a sight to behold. The city is the home to several Baroque façades, romantic parks and majestic palaces. A popular spot for visitors is the Innere Stadt (Inner City) that is home to many towering cafés and art deco tea houses.ses. 
  • The Grossglockner: This area is often referred to as the roof of Austria because it sits among the craggy peaks and the majestic summits of the Hohe Tauern massif. This is an amazing location to go hiking and see wondrous alpine landscapes, plus you can drive your rental car on the iconic High Alpine Road. 
  • Zell am See: Many visitors and locals alike think of this town as the quintessential alpine lake town. It is a combination of beautiful blue waters that sit amidst enormous snow-clad mountains. This spot offers some of the best skiing, mountain biking, hiking and sailing you will find in Austria. 
     

Winter in Austria

When most people think of Austria in the wintertime they think of winter sports, and especially skiing. Kitzbühel is one of the premier ski resorts in the country and offers terrain for practically any level of skier. Another popular wintertime activity in Austria is to attend a holiday concert performed by The Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra or check out the Christmas markets in cities and towns throughout the country. 

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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