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Car Rental in Bulgaria

When you use SIXT for a car rental in Bulgaria you can hop behind the wheel of a sporty sedan if you're traveling alone or you can rent a van to take your large group with you on your adventure. Whether you need to rent a car in Bulgaria in Sofia, Plovdiv or any of a host of other locations in cities throughout the country, SIXT is ready and waiting for you. Take advantage of our 24/7 customer service during your trip to Bulgaria, as well as our competitive rates on many different luxurious vehicles. 

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SIXT Services in Bulgaria

Car rental in Bulgaria is not complicated when you choose SIXT. Maybe you need a compact car for your business trip to Bulgaria, a premium sedan for a romantic getaway in Bulgaria, or a spacious SUV or van. No matter the reason for your rental car needs, SIXT can accommodate you for the perfect amount of time, whether it’s a weekend rental, a weekly rental, or something else. 

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Good to know when you’re visiting Bulgaria

Documents you need to rent a car in Bulgaria

All renters will need a valid driver’s license held for at least 1 year, plus an ID or passport. If your license is in something other than English, German or French, you will also need an international driving permit. 

Car rental under 25 in Bulgaria

You will need to be at least 20 with a driver’s license held for 1 year for a SIXT rental in Bulgaria. Some car categories have a higher minimum rental age, and a young driver surcharge applies to those under 23. 

Accepted payment methods

You will need a major credit card for a SIXT rental in Bulgaria. Some luxury and specialty car categories require 2 credit cards for rental. 

Cross-border travel

Travel is only permitted to a few countries in select car categories. Prior approval is required and there is a foreign use charge. 

One-way car rental in Bulgaria

One-way rentals are allowed in Bulgaria, depending on the booking rate. Additional fees may apply. 

Flexible rental options

If your plans in Bulgaria might change, don’t worry. Choose the Pay Later option when booking and cancel your reservation free of charge. 

Best places to visit in Bulgaria

  • Varna: The beauty of this city will appeal equally to those who have an interest in the history and culture of the region as well as those that are looking for a great place to spend some time in the sun. One other benefit of visiting some of the beaches in the city is that you will find plenty of seafood restaurants, cocktail bars and lively clubs nearby. 
  • Sofia: As the capital of Bulgaria, this sprawling city has something to offer practically any visitor. Whether you are looking to explore ancient architecture, remnants of the Soviet era, or you are looking for some of the finest art, culture, music and restaurants the country has to offer, Sofia is just the city for you. 
  • Zheravna: This tranquil town is both raw and rustic and it showcases some of the oldest architectural styles in the country. Zheravna sits at the base of the impressive Balkan Mountains in groves of pine and elm trees. Sites such as the Yordan Yovkov House and St. Nicholas Church are popular spots for visitors. 

Summer in Bulgaria

A great summertime destination in Bulgaria is Sozopol where you can enjoy great times on a sprawling beach, plus see some of the history found in the old town area. If you would like to go camping during a summer night in Bulgaria, a good place for that is Smokinya Beach. There are also several bars in the area where you can have a cocktail in the evening. 

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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