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 Warsaw 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 Warsaw.
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 Warsaw car rental.
Some car hire companies in Warsaw which have updated their car rental health and safety policies due to COVID-19 to make sure vehicles are clean and disinfected include Budget, Alamo and Europcar
On average a hire car in Warsaw costs $44 per day.
Based on ratings and reviews from real users on KAYAK, the best car hire company in Warsaw is Sixt (7.7, 55 reviews).
The average price of fuel in Warsaw is $7.59 per litre over the past 30 days. Filling up a tank of fuel costs between $91 and $121, depending on the car size.
Compact (Class Compact SUV or similar) is the most frequently booked car hire type in Warsaw.
Car hire companies that offer shuttle or pick-up services from Frederic Chopin airport to off-airport locations include GREEN MOTION, RENTIS, Budget, Ace, Sixt, Panek, Alamo, Europcar, Right Cars and Thrifty.
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A Compact car hire in Warsaw costs $45 per day, on average.
In Warsaw, cars are most frequently hired at GREEN MOTION Ul. Zwirki i Wigury (5 km from city centre ).
On average hiring a car in Warsaw costs $305 per week ($44 per day).
On average a car hire in Warsaw costs $1,306 per month ($44 per day).
Travelers intending to mainly explore the city of Warsaw should opt for a compact car that can fit through the narrow lanes and into parking spots easily. If venturing out into the landscape, an SUV or minivan are also good choices. A 4-wheel drive car is a good option in the winter or when planning to drive mainly through the countryside.
Always adhere to the speed limits posted on street signs. General regulations allow 50 kph (31 mph) in residential areas, but only 20 (12 mph) in school areas and zones with lots of pedestrian traffic. On express roads (which usually have one to two lanes going in one direction), 100 to 110 kph is allowed (62-68 mph) and highways allow up to 130 kph (80 mph).
The average price for petrol in Warsaw lies at 4.90 Zloty per liter, which is approximately $5.20 per gallon. Petrolstations in Warsaw, as is common in European countries, open at 6 AM and close at 10 PM. Along the highways, there are some 24-hour petrol stations.
Despite having narrow lanes, some streets in Warsaw have very broad sidewalks on which smaller cars can be parked half on the sidewalk, half on the road. These parking lots, however, are always indicated with a sign, so check beforehand if this is really a designated parking spot. Parking is usually metered and coins or cards can be used to feed the machine. Alternatively, there are parking lots or P+Rs like the Park and Ride Car Park Metro Ursynów in the suburbs of Warsaw, where cars can be parked for a longer period of time.