North Carolina

North Carolina Car Rental

There is something for everyone in North Carolina. The region is blessed with beautiful beaches, spectacular mountain scenery and a lot of Southern charm. If you’re the outdoorsy type, you’ll love North Carolina. From skiing to hiking and mountain climbing, there’s a lot of fun to be had in NC’s cities like Raleigh, Asheville and Charlotte. You can make your adventures even more comfortable and convenient by getting a North Carolina car rental from SIXT. From our broad fleet of vehicles, you can choose a sleek sedan for trips around the region’s big cities or a versatile SUV if you’ll be venturing into the North Carolina mountains. Even better, our friendly customer service agents are available 24/7. 


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SIXT services in North Carolina

With SIXT, you can easily rent a car in North Carolina from our convenient locations in Charlotte and beyond. Our North Carolina fleet includes sleek sedans, family-friendly economy cars and powerful SUVs. Moreover, you can enjoy your rental car for as long as you like with our flexible rental periods, including weekly rentals and long-term rentals. Should you wish to personalize your North Carolina car rental, you can add bookable extras like GPS, child safety seats and additional drivers. 

SIXT services in North Carolina

Good to know when you’re visiting North Carolina

Documents you need to rent a car in North Carolina

All drivers need a valid driver’s license. Those from outside the US will also need a passport, plus an international driving permit if their license uses a non-Roman alphabet like Cyrillic. 

Flexible rental options

Select the Pay on Arrival option when booking and cancel your reservation free of charge if your plans change. 

Car rental under 25 in North Carolina

The minimum age for a SIXT rental in North Carolina is 21. Some car categories have a higher minimum rental age, and an underage driver fee applies to those under 25. 

Best Cities to Visit in North Carolina

  • Asheville: Nestled in the heart of the Blue Ridge Mountains, Asheville is a hikers’ paradise. It’s also locally known as the bohemian heart of the state, thanks to its many art galleries, local craft shops, and a weekly drum circle that always gathers a crowd. Must-visits in this city include the historic Biltmore House, the Folk Art Center and Groove Park Inn’s famous spa. 
  • Charlotte: This is the queen city of North Carolina and a popular artsy destination. Here, you’ll find the popular museum mile, home to the famous Bechtler Museum of Modern Art. Bohemian arts corridors are also emerging outside South End and in NoDa, and art lovers will love Charlotte. Must-visits in Charlotte include the Charlotte Motors Speedway and the Bank of America Stadium. 
  • Raleigh: This is the capital of delicious cuisine in North Carolina, essentially a foodies’ paradise. Its barbeque is among the best, not only in North Carolina but also in the nation, and the city is home to many craft breweries. The arts scene is also alive in Raleigh. Before indulging in some of the city’s most delectable dishes, first visit the world-class Contemporary Art Museum. 

Summer in North Carolina

Summers are hot in North Carolina, and shorts and T-shirts are preferred for summer visits. You’ll want to bring a blanket to enjoy the many live music events organized in NC and lazy days on the beach. Hiking and mountain biking are popular during the summer, and you’ll want to stay outdoors on most summer days. A sedan or family-friendly rental with air conditioning and GPS would be great for summer visits to NC. 

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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