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Paderborn car hires from £22/day

This price is the cheapest per day rate found by a KAYAK user in the last 72 hours by searching for a car hire in Paderborn with a pick-up date of 4/7 and drop-off date of 8/7. Fares are subject to change and may not be available at all agencies or on all dates of hire. Click the price to replicate the search for this deal.
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Cheap car hire in Paderborn

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Economy£22/day
Compact£25/day
Standard£30/day
Mini£22/day
Compact SUV£22/day
Intermediate SUV£26/day
Supplier choice£27/day
Compact estate car£27/day
Standard estate car£32/day
Intermediate estate car£34/day
Premium estate car£37/day
Best prices found by KAYAK users in the past 48 hours.

KAYAK’s top tips for hiring a car in Paderborn

  • Cheap car hire in Paderborn is a great way to see one of Germany’s oldest cities at your leisure. Despite being an original Medieval town, Paderborn is now one of the most tech-forward cities in the world, with a multitude of IT and tech companies making it their headquarters. You will enjoy driving around visiting great historic attractions, such as the Romanesque Paderborn Cathedral with its large crypt, the ancient Schloss Neuhaus Castle housing an art and natural history museum, the remaining foundations of Kaiserpfalz Palace and the Ottonian Palace. The city also has the high-tech Heinz Nixdorf MuseumsForum, which is a major attraction for tourists. While public transport does exist in Paderborn, the freedom of your own vehicle will allow you to explore and enjoy road trips to other German cities, such as Dusseldorf, just over an hour away.
  • When landing for your trip, you may collect your Paderborn car hire at the local Paderborn Airport (PAD). The car hire area is based across the road from the main terminal in a multi-storey car park. Here you will find companies such as SIXT, Europcar and Avis. Collect your vehicle and accessories and head out on the L776 to reach the city in under 30min.
  • With your cheap car hire in Paderborn, you will need to get used to driving on the right of the road. You will notice that all road signs are in German, so brush up on the language or turn your GPS to English mode to help you navigate easier. Stay under the alcohol limit of 0.05% when driving, and make sure everyone in the vehicle is buckled up at all times. Roads are well-surfaced and easy enough to drive, but be careful around the university, as there are many students on bikes and on foot. The main city centre is quite free from traffic. You should research which roads you will be restricted from driving on, if you are planning on seeing attractions in the city centre.
  • With your cheap car hire in Paderborn, there should be very few challenges to prevent your driving experience from being pleasant and fun. Western Germany has tough winters, and snow and rain will be part of your daily commute. Ensure your car is parked underground to stop it freezing, and keep a scraper in your car. Snow chains may be advised by your car hire company depending on the time of year. Traffic can get quite congested around the university area, but a GPS can help you navigate around it. Your car will be manual transmission, as that is standard in Germany. Automatic cars need to be requested and are sometimes pricier.
  • 25% of our users found a car hire in Paderborn for £27 or less
  • Book your car hire in Paderborn at least 1 day before your trip in order to get a below-average price
  • Economy hire cars in Paderborn are around 57% cheaper than other car types, on average

FAQs about car hire in Paderborn

  • How much does it cost to hire a car in Paderborn?

    On average a car hire in Paderborn costs £37 per day.

  • What is the cheapest car hire company in Paderborn?

    In the past 72 hours, the cheapest car hires were found at FLIZZR (£22/day), keddy by Europcar (£22/day) and BUCHBINDER (£27/day). In the last 72 hours the cheapest hire car price was found at FLIZZR 45, Frankfurter Weg 33106 (2 miles from the city centre).

  • How much is the price of fuel in Paderborn?

    The average price of fuel in Paderborn is £5.64 per litre over the past 30 days. Filling up a tank of fuel costs between £68 and £90, depending on the car size.

  • What is the most popular car hire in Paderborn?

    Economy (Volkswagen Polo or similar) is the most frequently booked car hire type in Paderborn.

  • Which car hire companies will pick you up at Paderborn airport (PAD)?

    The only car hire company that offers shuttle or pick-up services from Paderborn airport to off-airport locations is Budget.

  • How can I find car hires near me in Paderborn?

    Take a look at our extensive car hire location map to find the best car hire deals near you.

  • How much does an Economy car hire cost in Paderborn?

    An Economy car hire in Paderborn costs £21 per day, on average.

  • How much does an Intermediate car hire cost in Paderborn?

    An Intermediate car hire in Paderborn costs £83 per day, on average.

  • How much does a Mini car hire cost in Paderborn?

    A Mini car hire in Paderborn costs £29 per day, on average.

  • How much does a car hire in Paderborn cost for a week?

    On average a car hire in Paderborn costs £259 per week (£37 per day).

  • How much does a car hire in Paderborn cost for a month?

    On average a car hire in Paderborn costs £1,109 per month (£37 per day).

  • Should I get insurance when hiring a car in Paderborn?

    Most car hire providers in Paderborn offer insurance but the level of protection can differ substantially. If you're unsure whether to get extra protection for your car hire in Paderborn, check out KAYAK's car hire insurance guide.

  • What type of car is recommended for driving in Paderborn?

    There is no need to hire a high-performance vehicle when driving in Paderborn, as roads are well-maintained and the area is relatively flat. A reliable saloon or compact economy car will provide a fuel-saving solution to road trips and local daily drives.

  • What is the speed limit in Paderborn?

    Germany observes the speed limit in kilometres, which are monitored by cameras. If you are in the city centre, it is advisable to stay slow at around 30 km/h (18 mph). When driving further away from the city, the speed limit is 50 km/h (32 mph). Larger roads allow up to 100 km/h (62 mph). The highways and autobahns allow you to essentially drive as fast as you like in select lanes, but it is always advised to stick to about 130 km/h (81 mph) to be safe.

  • Where are the best places to park in Paderborn?

    Paderborn has a good mix of street parking, free car parks, which are usually uncovered, and select underground car parks that will charge hourly rates. If you are looking for a safe space for your car hire, consider Parkplatz PaderHalle or Underground Car Park King’s Square. Street parking is paid for with the meters and the cost is about €1.50 (£1.30) per hour. Underground parking is similar in price, going up to about €20 (£17) per day.

Paderborn car hire reviews and directory

Budget

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8.0

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8.0

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8.0

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8.0

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Frankfurter Weg 27

+49 69 710445596

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8.0 Very Good

Feb 2022

KAYAK
Quick service. Car clean Good value for money, but could be better if few euro cheaper 🙂

1 out of 1

keddy by Europcar

10.0

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52, Elsener Str., Paderborn, Germany

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BAHNHOFSTRASSE 88

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Paderborn Lippstadt Airport Flughafenstrasse 33

+49 2955 747 2480

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Thrifty

9.3

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Balhorner Feld 8

+49 5251 3906241

Monday07:30 - 17:00
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Europcar

9.2

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Elsener Str. 50-52

+49 4952 51180810

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Enterprise Rent-A-Car

7.8

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Bahnhofstrasse 32

+49 5251 180390

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Avis

7.3

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Frankfurterweg 27

+49 5251 17350

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Sixt

6.8

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Frankfurter Weg 45

+49 89 66060060

Monday08:00 - 16:00
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Hertz

6.4

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Balhorner Feld 8

+49 5251 390 6241

Monday07:30 - 17:00
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Dollar

3.9

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Balhorner Feld 8

+49 5251 3906241

Monday07:30 - 17:00
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Global Rent A Car

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Bahnhofstrasse 88

+49 5251 180810

Monday08:00 - 16:00
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Elsener Str. 50-52

+49 5251 32 012

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Elsener Str. 50-52

+49 5251 32 012

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Elsenerstr. 50-52

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Sunnycars

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Bahnhofstrasse 32

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Elsener Strasse 50 52

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BUCHBINDER

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Elsener Str. 50-52

+49 203 860510

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FLIZZR

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45, Frankfurter Weg

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One traveller who hired a car in Paderborn gave the car agency they used an average rating of 7.2

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Average price

£37/day

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£27/day

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Car hire insurance in Paderborn

Collision Damage Waiver (CDW) & Theft Protection Waiver

Some Paderborn car providers already include Collision Damage Waiver (CDW) and Theft Protection Waiver into the hire price but not all of them. We recommend being aware of your coverage when hiring a car in Paderborn.

Deductible

Keep in mind that car hire insurances often have a deductible clause, which is the amount you’ll have to pay if something happens during the time of your hire. If you want to avoid unwanted surprises, you should consider adding a non-deductible option to your Paderborn car hire.