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Stuttgart

Stuttgart

Stuttgart Car Rental Deals

With several SIXT car rental in Stuttgart branches, including at the airport and train station as well as in the city center, it is easy to explore this attractive German city. Stuttgart is the capital of Baden-Württemberg and has plenty of culture, history, and green spaces to entertain its visitors. With our wide selection of rental cars to choose from, you can make the most of your Stuttgart visit.

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Car Rental with Sixt in Stuttgart, Germany

When you rent a car in Stuttgart you have a full range to choose from including compact vehicles for city driving, luxury convertibles, and sports cars or spacious and rugged SUVs. All of our vehicles are supplied by leading manufacturers such as Ford, Audi, BMW, and Mercedes-Benz. Look out for our prepaid deals that are designed to match the needs of both leisure and business travelers. Please note that while we guarantee your chosen car category, we cannot guarantee you will receive a specific model.

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For straightforward pick up when you arrive, we recommend reserving rental cars in advance. This is easy to do online or by using our mobile app. Choose from an economy sedan or luxury convertible, or if you are traveling with business colleagues or have a group to transport, we can offer you a passenger van or minivan. We also have vehicles that meet different mobility needs and are happy to rent cars to younger drivers under 25 for an additional fee. For stress-free visits, add any extras you require when you make your reservation. Add-ons available at our car rental in Stuttgart branch include:

  • Child safety seats
  • Additional drivers
  • GPS
  • Winter tires and snow chains (subject to availability)
  • Tire and windshield protection
  • Personal accident and roadside protection and loss damage waiver
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Traffic Information

The city center is less than a 30-minute drive from the airport on Route 27. Driving in the city and navigating the ring road can be a little confusing, but this is less stressful if you have added a GPS to your car rental in Stuttgart. If snow chains have been fitted to your car, the maximum speed limit is 31 mph (50 km/h) and dipped headlights are compulsory during fog, rain or snow.

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The city dates back to the 10th century but today is best known for its automotive industry and for being the headquarters of both Mercedes-Benz and Porsche. Start your visit to the city and get your bearings by driving around and looking out for landmarks such as the Schloss Solitude. This domed palace sits high above the city and was constructed in 1763 for Duke Karl Eugen of Württemberg as his summer palace. With its gilded and frescoed interior, it is well worth stopping off here for a visit. Spend some time browsing the shops on Königstrasse before exploring the steep streets of the city. Stuttgart also has plenty of green spaces, perfect for a break from city sightseeing or a picnic. One is the huge Schlossgarten which is dotted with sculptures as well as being home to the Staatstheater and a beer garden.

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Sightseeing Destinations

No visit to Stuttgart is complete without some time spent at the Mercedes-Benz factory and museum at Sindelfingen. The museum is housed in a spectacular curved metal building while the exhibits take you right back to the birth of motor transport. Hohenzollern Castle is one of the most famous and beautiful in Germany. Built in the 11th century, it sits on the Berg Hohenzollern and towers over the towns of Bisingen and Hechingen. We recommend arriving early to avoid the crowds. The Seewald Leisure Park is the perfect day in the countryside for the whole family. Full of walking trails and adventurous activities, it is also home to southern Germany's longest toboggan ride. Art lovers can pop into the Staatsgalerie Stuttgart. Its curvy and colorful design is by the British architect James Stirling. It houses European art from artists like Picasso, Klee, and Matisse.

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Business Travel

As the sixth largest city in Germany, Stuttgart is an important destination for business travelers. As well as the automobile industry, it is a center for finance, research, and scientific industries. The Stuttgart Exhibition Center is one of the most architecturally interesting in Europe. When you rent a car in Stuttgart, traveling to and from the Exhibition Center is straightforward.

Distance to the Exhibition Center from our:

  • Airport branch: 0.5 miles, 3 minutes
  • Central train station branch: 8 miles, 18 minutes

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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