|Pick-up location||Frankfurt am Main|
Collision damage waiver and theft protection are insurance options that cover renters from paying high penalty fees if the car is stolen or returned damaged. Some Frankfurt am Main car providers already include Collision Damage Waiver (CDW) and Theft Protection Waiver into the rental price but not all of them. We recommend always be aware of your coverage when renting a car in in Frankfurt am Main.
Keep in mind that car hire excess insurances often have a deductible clause, which is the amount you’ll have to pay if something happens during the time of your rental. If you want to avoid unwanted surprises, you should consider adding a no-deductible option to your Frankfurt am Main car rental.
Some car hire companies in Frankfurt am Main which have updated their car rental health and safety policies due to COVID-19 to make sure vehicles are clean and disinfected include Europcar, Alamo and Hertz
On average a hire car in Frankfurt am Main costs $47 per day.
The average price of fuel in Frankfurt am Main is $9.28 per litre over the past 30 days. Filling up a tank of fuel costs between $111 and $148, depending on the car size.
Car hire companies that offer shuttle or pick-up services from Frankfurt airport to off-airport locations include Europcar, Alamo, Hertz, Sixt, Global Rent A Car, Enterprise, Budget, Advantage, Avis and keddy by Europcar.
Take a look at our extensive car hire location map to find the best car hire deals near you.
A Economy car hire in Frankfurt am Main costs $34 per day, on average.
A Compact car hire in Frankfurt am Main costs $40 per day, on average.
A Standard car hire in Frankfurt am Main costs $43 per day, on average.
In Frankfurt am Main, cars are most frequently hired at Enterprise Terminal 1+2 (12 km from city centre ).
On average hiring a car in Frankfurt am Main costs $326 per week ($47 per day).
On average a car hire in Frankfurt am Main costs $1,398 per month ($47 per day).
Truly all cars from sedans to SUVs are perfectly suitable for driving in Frankfurt, as the roads are wide and extremely well maintained. However, the most popular cars on the road will be sedans and compacts Trucks and large SUVs are quite rare in Europe and especially so in Germany. Nonetheless, small one-ways and narrow streets are relatively uncommon in Frankfurt, so you truly have your pick of vehicle type.
Speed limits in Frankfurt proper are typically set to the base speed limit of 50 km/h (31 mph), while outside the city it jumps up to 100 km/h (62 mph). Speed limits are strictly enforced and even driving 3 km/h over the limit can make you liable for a fine. Aside from those two baseline limits, speed limits are assigned on a street-by-street basis and can change variably.
Petrol prices in Frankfurt are fairly standard for Europe and are, on average, about €1.55 ($1.76) per liter of gas. In gallons, that comes out to about €5.87 ($6.68) per gallon of gas. This is significantly more expensive than what you would pay in New York City ($2.60 per gallon), but it is right around the same price as Naples ($6.51 per gallon).
In the central business district parking garages are by far the best option for drivers. There are many parking garages available in the city and they often even feature high-tech smart parking systems that make finding a parking space a cinch. Streetside parking is available throughout the city, though in general the private parking lots and garages are a more reliable option.