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Car Rental in Romania

A car rental in Romania is made easy with SIXT. Our English-speaking branch staff makes renting a car a breeze and we offer a new fleet with cars that are an average of only three months old. Whether you need a sporty sedan for a solo trip or a large multi-seater or passenger van for a group trip, we have the right vehicle to suit your specific needs and extras for customization. When you need a rent a car in Romania, our locations throughout the country, including in Bucharest and Brasov, make getting around simple.

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SIXT services in Romania

One of the best parts of a car rental in Romania is being able to go where you want when you want. In Romania, we offer a range of luxurious vehicles to travel in comfort and style. Book a rugged SUV for outdoor adventures or get around the city in a premium sedan. We also offer compact cars, passenger vans and station wagons. Make your rental even better by adding a navigation system or a Wi-Fi hotspot. Book a one-day rental, a long-term rental, or any amount of time in between.

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Good to know when you’re visiting Romania

Cross-border travel

It is possible to take our standard car categories from Romania into certain other countries, with permission from the rental branch. A foreign use charge may apply.

Accepted payment methods

You can pay for your SIXT rental in Romania with a major credit card. Cash, debit and prepaid cards are not accepted.

One-way car rental in Romania

One-way rentals within Romania are generally allowed for standard car categories with approval from the rental station. Additional fees may apply.

Flexible rental options

Book with our Pay Later option and cancel your reservation free of charge if your plans change.

Car rental under 25 in Romania

The minimum age for a SIXT rental in Romania is 18, with a driver’s license held for at least 1 year. Some specialty categories require the renter to be 23, and an underage driver fee applies to those under 25.

Documents you need to rent a car in Romania

All renters will need a valid driver’s license held for at least 1 year, plus an ID or passport. Those with licenses using a non-Roman alphabet like Cyrillic or Arabic will need an international driving permit.

Best places to visit in Romania

  • Danube Delta: The Danube is the second-largest river in Europe and a good portion of it lies in Romania. The delta is home to several unique species of animals and plants, and it contains over 20 different ecosystems that include some of the world's biggest wetlands. 
  • Cluj-Napoca: This city is the home to Romania's largest university and has the distinction of being the unofficial capital of Transylvania which is an important historical region in the country. The city is one of Romania's cultural and artistic centers and it is also home to a large Hungarian population and as such, it features a statue that honors a Hungarian king. 
  • Mamaia: With a location on the Black Sea, this is one of Romania's most popular oceanside resorts. This area has amazing white sand beaches that offer a great spot for sunbathing and people-watching. There are also activities for kids such as a waterpark and a windsurfing academy. 

Summer in Romania

A popular summer pastime in Romania is exploring the country’s more than 12,000 caves. A couple of the most popular ones for visitors are The Valley of the Fortress Cave and Dambovicioara Cave. With so much rugged terrain, Romania is a great place to rent an SUV and go on an adventure to places such as Bolboci Lake and Lespezi Peak.


Daniel K.

The service was good and the personnel very helpful. Only recommendation is for Sixt to fix the address in the reservation, which currently points you to an outside lot where you pick up the cars. To clarify, if you rent a car here first get a contract inside the airport and then they can take you by shuttle to the pick up point. (We saw another group fall in the same error and it seems this may be something common)

Cristian A.

Very nice staff, but unfortunately only one person is at the office which means that if they have more clients you'll have to wait a lot (the second time I arrived there was a ≈5 person queue, which translated to about 45 minutes witing time - thus the 4 stars).

The car we recieved had a couple of issues and after diacussing with the staff they offered us an upgrade.

Abdulla a.

The car was rented from Sixt. The car was new, excellent, clean, and the staff were helpful, especially Brother Redwan, but the bad thing was the delay in lifting the ban on the security deposit.


🇮🇱🇮🇱🇮🇱🇮🇱 nice people🍓🍓

Alexandra D.

We rented a car for 4 days directly at the airport without pre booking. The agent taking care of us was very, very professional and helpful. We received a Skoda Rapid in a very good condition and all the instructions needed. We will definitely return to Sixt when in Sibiu and perhaps in other locations too.


As general advice: if you arrive early in the morning at the airport they might still have cars to rent without pre booking, otherwise not pre booking might be a bit risky. We paid by card but it can be a good idea to have cash with you.


Always a good experience, until now. The pick-up takes maybe too long but otherwise free upgrades for shorter rentals are sometimes given. The location is a bit out of the way but they made the van pick-up more efficient (at least it feels like that lately) so you don't have to wait too long.

Elizabeth G.

Easy pick up at airport, convenient and customer friendly at a great price on a good car.

Igal E.

Nice service

Well kept and maintained cars


I made a reservation via the Sixt App and had additional insurance covering the excess provided through my credit card. Sebastian gave me a very efficient and informative check-in experience and his younger colleague inspecting the car was very friendly and accurate both during check-in and checkout. The car was a small upgrade to the initially booked category and fairly new with 18k kilometres on the clock. To sum up, I had a very good experience with Sixt at Sibiu Airport and would recommend them anytime! Thank you

K F.

The early morning staff was outstanding. Quick in and quick out. Car was new and nice.

Steve H.

Great customer service

Alpar G.

The guys were super helpful. Our booked car turned to be quite small for our luggage and 3 children. I thought that specific car was bigger than actually is. There were super and exchanged our car to a more family sized car. They even helped us packing in and of corse all these at 1 AM at night since our plane arrived quite late. So thumbs up and thanks guys!

Leonardo M.

Very professional ! I strongly recommend this place !

Max K.

Ok but have another car and was hard to fond in Romania Sixt on bottom floor i with Rentalcars insurance like whey say to me take FOTO and Video of car Scoda Scala diesel not Opel Astra its ok. But Sixt 3 floor bottom and i with 3 baggages need to go dont buy whey insurance and 15 minutes take shuttle when is 0 celcium outside and need to it opposite bring back car and wait for shuttle. Take pictures only of car but Sixt in minis 1

Adrian M.

Friendly user Rent a Car company.

Nice new cars, good service, affordable prices.

Adriaan van O.

No nonsense car rental with great hard working people there.

Cornel G.

Nice customer service, nearly new car. Quick pick up, even quicker drop off

Thank you very much

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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