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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.

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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