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 Pula 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 Pula.
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 Pula car rental.
On average a hire car in Pula costs $66 per day.
The average price of fuel in Pula is $8.92 per litre over the past 30 days. Filling up a tank of fuel costs between $107 and $143, depending on the car size.
Mini (Fiat 500 or similar) is the most frequently booked car hire type in Pula.
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A Mini car hire in Pula costs $19 per day, on average.
A Economy car hire in Pula costs $20 per day, on average.
A Compact car hire in Pula costs $28 per day, on average.
In Pula, cars are most frequently hired at Sixt Apt. Pula, Valtursko Polje 210 (5 km from city centre ).
On average hiring a car in Pula costs $459 per week ($66 per day).
On average a car hire in Pula costs $1,967 per month ($66 per day).
Roads are well-maintained in most parts, so a 4-wheel-drive car is not really necessary. Opt for a compact car instead, if possible, so driving through the city becomes easier and finding parking centrally or at the beaches is less of a hassle as well. Remember that stick shifts are still the most commonly used cars in Croatia, so if you prefer an automatic transmission it is advised to book in advance and prepare to pay a bit more.
Within city limits, the maximum speed limit is usually 50 km/h (31 mph), 30 km/h (18 mph) in pedestrianized areas. 100 km/h (62 mph) can be driven on rural roads and up to 130 km/h (80 mph) on freeways. It is important to always follow posted speed limit signs and street markings when driving.
Petrol prices are generally higher in Europe than in the US, and the average liter of petrol costs around 9 kn in Pula ($1.40 per liter or $5.60 per gallon). Many petrol stations in Croatia serve unleaded petrol and diesel as the standard fuel. Make sure to familiarize yourself with what kind of petrol the car needs and refill the tank accordingly.
There is free and metered on-street parking in Pula, free parking is designated with a simple “P” sign with the given time restrictions. There are also various parking garages and parking lots to choose from, and they cost between 4 and 15 kn per hour ($0.60 - $2.30), depending on the zone.