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Car Rental in Russia

If you need a car rental in Russia, you can count on SIXT. Our fleet of premium vehicles and affordable prices means you can ride in comfort and style. We have multiple locations in cities throughout Russia and our friendly English-speaking staff is ready to assist you with all your rental car needs. Whether you need a premium sedan to tour a vibrant city like Moscow or a convertible to feel the sea breeze in your hair when visiting a coastal community like Sochi, SIXT is here with a rent a car in Russia that allows you to tour the country on your schedule. 

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SIXT Services in Russia

SIXT has just the right rental car for visiting all the amazing destinations you will find in Russia. Take the family along for the ride in a standard SUV or take your business colleagues to their next meeting in a passenger van. Our fleet also offers sedans, economy cars, station wagons, and premium vehicles. You can stay on the right track by adding a navigation system to your rental or add child seats to your rental for a safe ride. No matter if you need a one-day rental or a weekly rental SIXT car rental in Russia has just the right car and just the right rental period for your needs. 

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Good to know when you’re visiting Russia

Cross-border travel

We allow cross-border rentals between Russia and European countries, plus countries part of the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS). This is only available by request and for an extra charge. To drive in other countries, the purchase of additional protection packages is required. 

Accepted payment methods

We accept all major credit cards at our locations in Russia. The credit card used must be in the name of the main renter. Prepaid and debit cards, along with cash, are not accepted. 

One-way car rental in Russia

One-way rentals between SIXT locations in Russia are generally allowed, depending on the tariff. Rentals between stations within Moscow and St. Petersburg are free of charge. 


An E-Toll transponder is included in every SIXT vehicle in Russia. Your credit card will be charged for toll costs incurred during your rental. 

Car rental under 25 in Russia

The minimum age for a SIXT rental in Russia is 19 with a driver’s license held for at least 1 year. An additional fee is charged to drivers between 19 and 21, and to those holding a license for less than 2 years. 

Documents you need to rent a car in Russia

Every driver will need a valid driver’s license held for at least 1 year. Foreign renters need a passport and international driving permit, or a translation of the license. Russian citizens will need their passport with a valid place of registration. 

Best places to visit in Russia

  • Moscow: This amazing and vibrant city, which sits on the Moskva River in the western part of Russia, is the Russian capital and it offers a combination of modern and iconic landscapes. Here you can visit Russia's symbolic center called Red Square or take in all the culture of visiting the Pushkin Museum of Fine Arts. 
  • Saint Petersburg: This port city that sits on the eastern coast of the Gulf of Finland is a must-see for any visitor to Russia. The city hosts some of the most iconic architecture you will find in Russia including St. Joseph's Cathedral, the State Russian Museum and the Mariinsky Theatre. 
  • Sochi: The coastal city of Sochi boasts all types of outdoor adventures such as beaches on the Black Sea and skiing in the Caucasus Mountains. In addition, the city is home to a wide array of neo-classical architecture as well as amazing sites to visit such as the Sochinskiy Natsional'nyy Park and Mount Akhun. 

Winter 2021 in Russia

The winter wonderland that you will find in Russia is a feast for the senses. One way to experience this in comfort and style is to travel through Siberia on the Trans-Siberian Railway, which many travelers believe is the ultimate Russian experience. Another option for cold winter nights is to skating at the VDNH Park ice skating rink that you will find in the heart of Moscow. 

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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