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Rotterdam car hires from £26/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 Rotterdam with a pick-up date of 8/6 and drop-off date of 18/6. 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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Rotterdam car hire information

Pick-up locationRotterdam
Car typesCompact, Compact SUV, Compact estate car, Economy, Intermediate, Intermediate SUV, Intermediate estate car, Mini
Hire locations54
Airport locations14
Popular agenciesAvis, Budget, Sixt, Hertz

Cheap car hire in Rotterdam

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Economy£27/day
Compact£30/day
Intermediate£38/day
Mini£26/day
Compact SUV£36/day
Compact estate car£37/day
Intermediate SUV£38/day
Intermediate estate car£47/day
Best prices found by KAYAK users in the past 48 hours.

KAYAK’s top tips for hiring a car in Rotterdam

  • Hire a car on your visit to Rotterdam to ensure that you can explore the city and surrounds on your own timetable. After exploring Rotterdam itself, why not take a drive and visit the picturesque city of Delft, just under half an hour’s drive from Rotterdam? You could also venture further afield and go to the beach at Noordwijk, a destination you can generally be at in under an hour in your Rotterdam car hire.
  • Car hire companies at Rotterdam The Hague Airport (RTM) are situated in the public space on Floor 0 within the terminal building, and here you can hire cars from companies such as Avis, Hertz and Europcar. Once you’ve completed your paperwork, it’s easy to find your car hire in Rotterdam, as the hire car parks are located between P3 and P6, an easy 8-10min walk from the terminal.
  • You’ll be happy to know that drivers in The Netherlands are generally courteous and the roads are well maintained. When driving your Rotterdam car hire, it is important to note that they drive on the right-hand side of the road. Although lanes tend to be narrow, drivers are careful and give priority as per the rules of the road and as indicated by signs. Drivers in The Netherlands don’t make excessive use of their car horns.
  • The rush hour times in Rotterdam are when the roads are busier and congestion and delays could slow you down. Try to avoid driving during the week between 08:00 and 09:30 when commuters are trying to get to work. The evening rush hour is worse, with the peak being at around 17:00; though, it is wise to try and avoid driving between 16:30 and 18:00. The busier time of the week is on Fridays between 16:00 and 17:00, as people start to leave the city for the weekend.
  • 25% of our users found a car hire in Rotterdam for £32 or less
  • Book your car hire in Rotterdam at least 1 day before your trip in order to get a below-average price
  • Off-airport car hire locations in Rotterdam are around 17% more expensive than airport locations on average
  • Economy hire cars in Rotterdam are around 20% cheaper than other car types, on average

Rotterdam car hire experiences: the best tips from KAYAK users

Insights shared by verified travellers who hired a car in Rotterdam 
SyedAug 2023
Try to get a car from Enterprise which is in Amsterdam or deposit €1100 to budget which you will get back after 2 weeks
Verified travelerMay 2023
Make sure they have your vehicle before you go all the way to pick up the car.

FAQs about car hire in Rotterdam

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

    On average a car hire in Rotterdam costs £48 per day.

  • What is the cheapest car hire company in Rotterdam?

    In the past 72 hours, the cheapest car hires were found at Budget (£26/day), Avis (£27/day) and Hertz (£37/day). In the last 72 hours the cheapest hire car price was found at Budget Rotterdam The Hague Airport 3045 AP (3 miles from the city centre).

  • How much is the price of fuel in Rotterdam?

    The average price of fuel in Rotterdam is £6.63 per litre over the past 30 days. Filling up a tank of fuel costs between £80 and £106, depending on the car size.

  • What is the most popular car hire in Rotterdam?

    Economy (Opel Corsa or similar) is the most frequently booked car hire type in Rotterdam.

  • Which car hire agencies are at Rotterdam The Hague airport (RTM)?

    Car hire companies onsite at Rotterdam The Hague airport include Hertz, Budget, Sixt, Avis and Thrifty.

  • Which car hire companies will pick you up at Rotterdam The Hague airport (RTM)?

    Car hire companies that offer shuttle or pick-up services from Rotterdam The Hague airport to off-airport locations include Hertz, Budget, Sixt, Avis and Thrifty.

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

    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 Rotterdam?

    An Economy car hire in Rotterdam costs £45 per day, on average.

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

    A Mini car hire in Rotterdam costs £36 per day, on average.

  • How much does a Standard car hire cost in Rotterdam?

    A Standard car hire in Rotterdam costs £51 per day, on average.

  • What is the most popular car hire location in Rotterdam?

    In Rotterdam, cars are most frequently hired at Avis Walenburghof 17 (1 miles from city centre).

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

    On average a car hire in Rotterdam costs £333 per week (£48 per day).

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

    On average a car hire in Rotterdam costs £1,429 per month (£48 per day).

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

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

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

    Make sure your car hire in Rotterdam is suited to the type of driving you will be doing. City driving and short-distance journeys are best done in a compact, economy car or perhaps an intermediate sedan, as these will be easier to manoeuvre around the narrow roads and into parking spaces. While The Netherlands isn’t a big country, it is pleasant to have a comfortable journey when driving on the motorways, so you could consider an SUV for more room for you and your luggage or a luxury car for additional comfort.

  • What’s the speed limit in Rotterdam?

    The speed limit in the built-up areas in the inner city of Rotterdam is 50 kph (although there are plans to drop this to 30 kph), while the limit on single carriageway roads outside the city centre is 80 kph. If you are going to drive on dual carriageways as you venture into the countryside in your car hire in Rotterdam, the speed limit is 100 kph, and on the motorways, this increases to 130 kph.

  • Where are the best places to park in Rotterdam?

    There is no free parking in Rotterdam and you will need to pay whether you are parked on the street or in some of the multi-storey car parks that exist within the city. In the case of on-street parking, payment can only be made with a credit or debit card and the cost is based on zones, with the cheaper rate at about € 1.80 (around A$ 2.70) per hour up to roughly € 4.62 (around A$ 6.80) per hour. In addition to city centre parking, there are several park-and-ride options, such as P&R Alexander and P&R Schenkel on the outskirts of Rotterdam, where you can park your car for free if you continue on public transport; otherwise, you will pay about € 0.50 (around A$ 0.80) per 15min.

Rotterdam car hire reviews and directory

Europcar

8.6

Very Good

5 reviews

Cleanliness

9.3

Comfort

9.3

Pick-up/Drop-off

9.3

Value for money

7.3

5 locations in Rotterdam

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Locations in Rotterdam

Driemanssteeweg 11

+31 10 243 0296

Opening times not available

Metaalhof 65

+31 10 286 6568

Opening times not available

Rotterdam Airportplein 4

+31 10 437 1826

Opening times not available

Tandwielstraat 2

+31 10 423 2022

Opening times not available

Walenburghof 17

+31 10 465 6400

Opening times not available

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6.8 Okay

Apr 2019

KAYAK

Pros:

Staff friendly and professional. Paperwork was done at a decent pace.

Cons:

Distance from port. My fault for choosing an Aygo but definately need a more powerful engine. The sluggish engines increase chances of accidents. Also, prices could be better as only hired car for 5 hours.

10.0 Wonderful

Apr 2019

KAYAK

Pros:

Friendly staff and quickness in service during pick up and drop off. Very smooth process.

1 out of 1

Avis

8.0

Very Good

2 reviews

Cleanliness

8.6

Comfort

8.6

Pick-up/Drop-off

8.6

Value for money

8.6

5 locations in Rotterdam

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Locations in Rotterdam

Driemanssteeweg 11

Monday08:00 - 18:00
Tuesday08:00 - 18:00
Wednesday08:00 - 18:00
Thursday08:00 - 18:00
Friday08:00 - 18:00

Metaalhof 65

Monday08:00 - 18:00
Tuesday08:00 - 18:00
Wednesday08:00 - 18:00
Thursday08:00 - 18:00
Friday08:00 - 18:00
Saturday08:00 - 18:00

Rotterdam Airportplein 4

Monday08:30 - 17:00
Tuesday08:30 - 17:00
Wednesday08:30 - 17:00
Thursday08:30 - 17:00
Friday08:30 - 17:00
Saturday08:30 - 17:00
Sunday09:00 - 12:00

Tandwielstraat 2

Monday08:00 - 18:00
Tuesday08:00 - 18:00
Wednesday08:00 - 18:00
Thursday08:00 - 18:00
Friday08:00 - 18:00
Saturday08:00 - 18:00

Walenburghof 17

Monday08:00 - 18:00
Tuesday08:00 - 18:00
Wednesday08:00 - 18:00
Thursday08:00 - 18:00
Friday08:00 - 18:00
Saturday08:00 - 18:00
Sunday09:00 - 12:00

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10.0 Wonderful

Feb 2023

KAYAK
I had good and quick service. The staff was helpful.

1 out of 1

Hertz

6.6

Most popular

Cleanliness

6.6

Comfort

6.6

Pick-up/Drop-off

6.6

Value for money

6.0

2 locations in Rotterdam

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Plaza 15

+31 10 404 6088

Monday08:00 - 18:00
Tuesday08:00 - 18:00
Wednesday08:00 - 18:00
Thursday08:00 - 18:00
Friday08:00 - 18:00
Saturday09:00 - 12:00
Sunday10:00 - 12:00

Rotterdam Airportplein 60

+31 10 415 8239

Monday08:30 - 17:00
Tuesday08:30 - 17:00
Wednesday08:30 - 17:00
Thursday08:30 - 17:00
Friday08:30 - 17:00

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Sixt

6.2

Cleanliness

7.0

Comfort

6.6

Pick-up/Drop-off

6.1

Value for money

6.6

4 locations in Rotterdam

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Airportplein 4

+31 10 462 2638

Monday08:00 - 18:00
Tuesday08:00 - 18:00
Wednesday08:00 - 18:00
Thursday08:00 - 18:00
Friday08:00 - 18:00
Saturday09:00 - 12:00

Kleine Beer 601

+31 10 462 7221

Monday08:00 - 18:00
Tuesday08:00 - 18:00
Wednesday08:00 - 18:00
Thursday08:00 - 18:00
Friday08:00 - 18:00
Saturday07:00 - 12:00
Sunday07:00 - 12:00

Olympiaweg 36-38

+31-235698656

Opening times not available

Weena 4

+31 10 270 9130

Monday08:00 - 18:00
Tuesday08:00 - 18:00
Wednesday08:00 - 18:00
Thursday08:00 - 18:00
Friday08:00 - 18:00
Saturday09:00 - 12:00

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2.0 Poor

Oct 2022

KAYAK
Not the same price they take more

10.0 Wonderful

Jul 2022

KAYAK
The agent was diligent to find a replacement car that was in another city and the car arrived within 1 hrs.

5.2 Fair

Aug 2020

KAYAK

Cons:

I reserved a car in the evening for the next morning, only to be called that morning and told there were no cars available. I had to look for a different company on my own to get a car, which set schedule back a day. While the reservation was last minute, they shouldn't allow people to reserve cars when they have none.

2.0 Poor

Jan 2020

KAYAK

Pros:

Not much!

Cons:

Staff wasn’t very knowledgeable, didn’t get the car which booked 6 months in advance! Worst experience ever!

4.4 Mediocre

Mar 2018

KAYAK

Cons:

the worst fuel policy ever in existence. Totally unclear

2.0 Poor

Sept 2017

KAYAK

Cons:

The whole experience was terrible. The Amsterdam rai branch where we exchanged the car were not part of this review.

1 out of 3

Budget

5.6

Cleanliness

7.6

Comfort

6.6

Pick-up/Drop-off

6.6

Value for money

5.3

6 locations in Rotterdam

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Abraham Van Stolkweg 126

Monday08:00 - 18:00
Tuesday08:00 - 18:00
Wednesday08:00 - 18:00
Thursday08:00 - 18:00
Friday08:00 - 18:00
Saturday08:00 - 18:00

Driemanssteeweg 11

Monday08:00 - 18:00
Tuesday08:00 - 18:00
Wednesday08:00 - 18:00
Thursday08:00 - 18:00
Friday08:00 - 18:00

Metaalhof 65

Monday08:00 - 18:00
Tuesday08:00 - 18:00
Wednesday08:00 - 18:00
Thursday08:00 - 18:00
Friday08:00 - 18:00
Saturday08:00 - 18:00

Rotterdam The Hague Airport

Monday08:30 - 17:00
Tuesday08:30 - 17:00
Wednesday08:30 - 17:00
Thursday08:30 - 17:00
Friday08:30 - 17:00
Saturday08:30 - 17:00
Sunday09:00 - 12:00

Tandwielstraat 2

Monday08:00 - 18:00
Tuesday08:00 - 18:00
Wednesday08:00 - 18:00
Thursday08:00 - 18:00
Friday08:00 - 18:00
Saturday08:00 - 18:00

Walenburghof 17

Monday08:00 - 18:00
Tuesday08:00 - 18:00
Wednesday08:00 - 18:00
Thursday08:00 - 18:00
Friday08:00 - 18:00
Saturday08:00 - 18:00
Sunday09:00 - 12:00

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2.0 Poor

Aug 2023

KAYAK
The deposit of £950 is too high enterprise cars only deposit £250 never use budget car again

2.0 Poor

May 2023

KAYAK
I had a reservation with Budget that they refused to honor, when I arrived. I had made the reservation months earlier online. When I arrived, they actually gave me the car no problem, then it had something wrong with it, so they went to exchange it for another one. Somewhere in that process they decided that they couldn't give me a car at all for my original reservation, and refused to honor their commitment. I WAS SHOCKED. So I was standing there, stranded, with my 72-year old mother, two dogs and 5 suitcases in a country where neither of us spoke the language, and she hadn't left the US in probably 20 years. It was awful, unethical, and honestly, appalling, that they would do that. Then, they wouldn't even cancel my reservation and give me my money back! So I still need to call and ask for a refund. But it took us nearly a week to reach our destination, having to go way out of our way on trains, and rental cars... it was a nightmare. We had spent nearly $30k on this trip around the reservation we had made with Budget. I don't even want to know how much more it costs us to fix what they did in Rotterdam. Unbelievable.

1 out of 1

GREEN MOTION

2.0

Cleanliness

6.0

Comfort

10.0

Pick-up/Drop-off

2.0

Value for money

2.0

3 locations in Rotterdam

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Rotterdam Airportplein

Opening times not available

Schuttevaerweg 47

+31 85 485 7311

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Vlambloem 1

+31 854 857 310

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2.0 Poor

Apr 2023

KAYAK
The worst experience. Green Motion is trying to add a lot of extra taxes and is being difficult to receive my deposit back. I booked an unlimited mileage and they are asking for extra mileage.... Thousand of problems!!! Never Never Never again!!!

1 out of 1

Thrifty

7.9

Good

No reviews available

Cheapest deal

Cleanliness

7.9

Comfort

7.9

Pick-up/Drop-off

7.9

Value for money

5.9

3 locations in Rotterdam

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Plaza 15

+31 10 404 6088

Monday08:00 - 18:00
Tuesday08:00 - 18:00
Wednesday08:00 - 18:00
Thursday08:00 - 18:00
Friday08:00 - 18:00
Saturday09:00 - 12:00
Sunday10:00 - 12:00

Rotterdam Airportplein 60 (rtm

+31 10 415 8239

Monday08:30 - 17:00
Tuesday08:30 - 17:00
Wednesday08:30 - 17:00
Thursday08:30 - 17:00
Friday08:30 - 17:00

Weena 699

+31 10 404 6088

Monday09:00 - 12:00
Tuesday09:00 - 12:00
Wednesday09:00 - 12:00
Thursday09:00 - 12:00
Friday09:00 - 12:00
Saturday09:00 - 12:00

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Dollar

2.0

Poor

No reviews available

Cleanliness

2.0

Comfort

2.0

Pick-up/Drop-off

2.0

Value for money

2.0

2 locations in Rotterdam

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Plaza 15

+31 10 404 6088

Monday08:00 - 18:00
Tuesday08:00 - 18:00
Wednesday08:00 - 18:00
Thursday08:00 - 18:00
Friday08:00 - 18:00
Saturday09:00 - 12:00
Sunday10:00 - 12:00

Rotterdam Airportplein 60 (rtm

+31 10 415 8239

Monday08:30 - 17:00
Tuesday08:30 - 17:00
Wednesday08:30 - 17:00
Thursday08:30 - 17:00
Friday08:30 - 17:00

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FLIZZR

10.0

Wonderful

No reviews available

Best rated

2 locations in Rotterdam

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Rotterdam Zestienhoven Airport Airportplein 60 Arrival Hall

+31 104 622 638

Opening times not available

S100 4

+31 10 270 9130

Opening times not available

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Ace

6.5

Okay

No reviews available

One location in Rotterdam

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Abraham van Stolkweg 100

+31 10 307 5040

Monday08:00 - 18:00
Tuesday08:00 - 18:00
Wednesday08:00 - 18:00
Thursday08:00 - 18:00
Friday08:00 - 18:00
Saturday08:00 - 18:00

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Ace Rental Cars

8.4

Very Good

No reviews available

One location in Rotterdam

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100, Abraham van Stolkweg, Rotterdam, Holland

Opening times not available

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ADDCAR RENTAL

6.5

Okay

No reviews available

One location in Rotterdam

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Rotterdam Zestienhoven Airport Airportplein 60 Arrival Hall

+31 207 373 030

Opening times not available

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keddy by Europcar

6.2

Okay

No reviews available

5 locations in Rotterdam

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Driemanssteeweg 11

+31 10 243 0296

Monday08:00 - 18:00
Tuesday08:00 - 18:00
Wednesday08:00 - 18:00
Thursday08:00 - 18:00
Friday08:00 - 18:00
Saturday08:00 - 18:00

Metaalhof 65

Opening times not available

Rotterdam Zestienhoven Airport- Airportplein 60 Arrival Hall

+31 104 371 826

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Tandwielstraat 2

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Walenburghof 17

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Sunnycars

No score available yet

6 locations in Rotterdam

Locations in Rotterdam

Abraham van stolkweg 100

Opening times not available

Dinkel 5

Opening times not available

Metaalhof 27

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Rotterdam Airportlein 60

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Walenburghof 17

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Weena 699

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Free2Move

No score available yet

3 locations in Rotterdam

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Aploniastraat 14-18

+31 10 291 6161

Monday09:00 - 12:00
Tuesday09:00 - 12:00
Wednesday09:00 - 12:00
Thursday09:00 - 12:00
Friday09:00 - 12:00
Saturday10:00 - 12:00

Autolettestraat 8

+31 10 850 4370

Monday11:50 - 17:30
Tuesday11:50 - 17:30
Wednesday11:50 - 17:30
Thursday11:50 - 17:30
Friday11:50 - 17:30
Saturday09:00 - 12:00

Metaalstraat 5

+31 10 850 4150

Monday08:00 - 18:00
Tuesday08:00 - 18:00
Wednesday08:00 - 18:00
Thursday08:00 - 18:00
Friday08:00 - 18:00

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STERNRENT

No score available yet

3 locations in Rotterdam

Locations in Rotterdam

Abraham van Stolkweg 130

Opening times not available

Laagjes 4

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Per 3/12 Rotterdam West

+31 104 151 833

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UFODRIVE

No score available yet

One location in Rotterdam

Locations in Rotterdam

Kiss & Ride Rotterdam Airportplein 60

+31 20 808 8750

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27 travellers who hired a car in Rotterdam gave the car agency they used an average rating of 6.8

Car hire locations in or near Rotterdam

Good to know

Most popular agency

Hertz

Most popular car type

Economy

Average price

£48/day

Good deal

£32/day

When to book a car hire in Rotterdam

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Car hire insurance in Rotterdam

Collision Damage Waiver (CDW) & Theft Protection Waiver

Some Rotterdam 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 Rotterdam.

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 Rotterdam car hire.