One Way Car Rental with Sixt rent a car

Sixt offers affordable rates on one way car rental at many of our worldwide and USA locations. This means you have the freedom to pick up a car in one city and return it at another Sixt location. Our one-way service is ideal for those who want to explore multiple destinations on their vacation without worrying about returning to the pick up location, or if you're relocating to another city.

Sixt rent a car lets you take full advantage of flying into one city and out of another by choosing a one-way car rental to drive between destinations. Our deals on one way rentals can be great for relocating, road trip adventures, or for when you are continuing your journey by another mode of transportation. No matter for what reason you need it, you can count on the premium car rental services provided by Sixt to make your one-way drive possible. 

Our Most Popular One-Way Car Rental Routes in the US

One way car rental is bookable only at selected Sixt rent a car branches. Within the USA it is possible to rent a car one way from almost all locations. For some travel inspiration, we've created guides for the most popular one way trips with tips for driving the most scenic route and unmissable stops along the way.

Benefits of Renting a Car One Way

A one way rental has many advantages that can open up your travel possibilities. It makes an extended vacations, such as traveling cross country in either Europe or America, more exciting. Whether moving to a new location or flights are too expensive or cancelled, car rental can be an affordable form of transportation.


One way rentals within our FloridaCalifornia and Nevada locations are free of charge on selected routes. Please check our terms and conditions as restrictions do apply to this offer.* For any questions regarding one way car rental, please check the rental information.


Drive a one-way convertible in the USA
One-Way Car Rental Restrictions & Rules

One-way car hire is definitely possible with Sixt in the USA, although certain restrictions and fees apply and always depend on where you plan on picking up and dropping off your vehicle, so be sure to calculate all prices before you've made your decision. There are one-way restrictions when traveling across certain state lines yet on request there may be exceptions, which can be checked by contacting our helpful customer services.


For more information about one-way restrictions, please see the rental information for your desired pick-up country or simply get in touch.


In general the rental vehicle may only be used in the state of pick-up and the surrounding geographical area (Region) as specified in the table below.

Cross Border Driving Restrictions in the USA

Pick-up State --- Can drive in:
Arizona: Arizona, California, Colorado, Nevada, New Mexico, Utah
California: California, Arizona, Oregon, Washington, Nevada, Utah
Colorado: Colorado, Utah, Wyoming, Nebraska, Kansas, Oklahoma, New Mexico, Arizona, California, Nevada
Connecticut: Connecticut, Rhode Island, Massachusetts, New York, New Hampshire, Vermont, Maine, New Jersey
Florida: Florida, Alabama, Georgia
Georgia: Georgia, Alabama, Florida, South Carolina, North Carolina, Tennessee
Illinois: Illinois, Iowa, Wisconsin, Michigan, Indiana, Kentucky, Missouri, and Ontario Canada.
Indiana: Indiana, Illinois, Kentucky, Michigan, Ohio
Massachusetts: Massachusetts, Rhode Island, New Hampshire, Vermont, Connecticut, New York, Maine, New Jersey
Minnesota: Minnesota, North & South Dakota, Iowa, Wisconsin
Nevada: Nevada, Utah, Arizona, California, Idaho, Oregon
New Jersey: New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Delaware, Massachusetts, Connecticut, Maryland, Washington D.C.
Pennsylvania: Pennsylvania, Ohio, West Virginia, Maryland, Delaware, New Jersey, New York
Texas: Texas, Louisiana, Oklahoma, Arkansas, New Mexico
Washington: Washington, British Columbia (Canada), California, Idaho, Nevada, Oregon

* Sixt one-way car rentals is subject to availability at participating Sixt locations in the US and is not free of charge between airport and downtown location in the same city. This offer is subject to change without notice and all rentals are subject to SIXT standard terms and conditions. The offer excludes corporate customers. For the complete allowances with your rental car, please reference the rental services information page. Find out more here.