Cologne

Cheap Car Rentals in Cologne from $19

Cologne, Germany
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Cologne car rentals in 2024

Get helpful information to start your search for the perfect car rental in Cologne. The average price data is based on the last 12 months and was last updated on February 23, 2024.

Most popular company

FLEXTOGO

Price of gas per gallon

$7.15

Average price per day

$50

Cheapest price per day

$19

What is the cheapest time to rent a car in Cologne?

Discover the most affordable period to rent a car in Cologne and save money on your trip. The monthly average price data is based on historical data over the last year and was last updated on February 23, 2024.

January

$39

February

$37

March

$43

April

$45

May

$51

June

$48

July

$46

August

$40

September

$41

October

$38

November

$38

December

$42

Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in Cologne is February. The most expensive time to rent a car is May. The cheapest prices for each month are shown above, but prices will vary based on availability, how far out you book your rental car, and of course, car type.

Compare available car types for rental in Cologne

Compare and contrast the various car types offered for rental in Cologne to find the perfect fit for your trip. Price data is based on averages over the last 12 months and was last updated on February 23, 2024.

Small cars

$41 - $72

All Car Types

$58 - $104

To rent a small car in Cologne, Germany, you would pay an average price of $53/day. August is the cheapest month to rent a small car in Cologne, Germany (~$41/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is June (~$72/day). In fact, August is about 25% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a small car rental for Cologne. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Cologne, renting a small car saves you 29% in costs. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity. Here are the best Cologne small car rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a medium car in Cologne, Germany, you would pay an average price of $73/day. February is the cheapest month to rent a medium car in Cologne, Germany (~$50/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is May (~$118/day). In fact, February is about 32% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a medium car rental for Cologne. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Cologne, renting a medium car saves you 4% in costs. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity. Here are the best Cologne medium car rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a large car in Cologne, Germany, you would pay an average price of $102/day. February is the cheapest month to rent a large car in Cologne, Germany (~$75/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is August (~$122/day). In fact, February is about 27% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a large car rental for Cologne. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Cologne, renting a large car is 26% more expensive. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity. Here are the best Cologne large car rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a SUV in Cologne, Germany, you would pay an average price of $65/day. February is the cheapest month to rent a SUV in Cologne, Germany (~$47/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is January (~$78/day). In fact, February is about 28% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a SUV rental for Cologne. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Cologne, renting a SUV saves you 15% in costs. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity. Here are the best Cologne SUV rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a van in Cologne, Germany, you would pay an average price of $130/day. February is the cheapest month to rent a van in Cologne, Germany (~$74/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is May (~$201/day). In fact, February is about 44% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a van rental for Cologne. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Cologne, renting a van is 42% more expensive. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity.

To rent a luxury car in Cologne, Germany, you would pay an average price of $120/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a luxury car in Cologne, Germany (~$85/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is December (~$188/day). In fact, January is about 30% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a luxury car rental for Cologne. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Cologne, renting a luxury car is 37% more expensive. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity. Here are the best Cologne luxury car rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a convertible in Cologne, Germany, you would pay an average price of $107/day. August is the cheapest month to rent a convertible in Cologne, Germany (~$51/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is April (~$199/day). In fact, August is about 53% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a convertible rental for Cologne. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Cologne, renting a convertible is 30% more expensive. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity.

Ford Fiesta$23/day
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Nissan Sentra$24/day
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Top rental agencies in Cologne

Explore the leading car rental agencies in Cologne known for their outstanding service and extensive range of vehicles to choose from. There are currently 8 car rental companies in Cologne. Reviews were last updated on February 23, 2024.
Choose from the top rental car agencies available in Cologne, including Global Rent A Car, Budget and Avis. Before making your selection, be sure to carefully review the feedback, double-check the pickup location, and verify other important details.

Global Rent A Car

8 locations

Budget

10.0
Wonderful
2 reviews5 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

10.0

Comfort

10.0

Overall

10.0

Pick-up/drop-off

10.0

Value

10.0

Avis

10.0
Wonderful
3 reviews4 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

10.0

Comfort

10.0

Overall

10.0

Pick-up/drop-off

10.0

Value

10.0

keddy by Europcar

11 locations

Dollar

5 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

10.0

Comfort

10.0

Overall

8.0

Pick-up/drop-off

8.0

Value

10.0

Europcar

10 locations

Thrifty

8.8
Very good
1 review5 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

10.0

Comfort

8.0

Overall

8.0

Pick-up/drop-off

8.0

Value

10.0

INTERRENT

5 locations

Best Cologne car rental deals found

Browse through a selection of recently found affordable car rental deals in Cologne. Plan your trip with ease and find the perfect rental option for your needs. There are currently 8 rental car agencies in Cologne with an average daily rate of $30. Data was last updated on February 23, 2024.
The best prices on car rentals in Cologne we've found at this time. Double check the details of your car rental reservation before booking to ensure no unwanted surprises.
Toyota Corolla$19/day
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Toyota Corolla
Kia Rio$23/day
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Kia Rio
Toyota Corolla$24/day
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Toyota Corolla

Car rental FAQs

Find answers to frequently asked questions about car rentals in Cologne, including policies, requirements, and more. FAQs were last updated on February 23, 2024.

What is the cheapest rental car found in Cologne?

In the past two weeks, Cheapflights users have found many deals under $50/day when booking a rental car in Cologne. The best deal a user found was for $21/day from Flex To Go, booked on Feb. 18.

What car rental company is typically the cheapest in Cologne?

According to our data, users have found the cheapest deals when booking a rental car in Cologne from the following companies over the past two weeks: Flex To Go ($19/day), Dollar ($19/day), and Enterprise Rent-A-Car ($27/day).

Which car rental company is considered to be the best in Cologne?

Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, Avis (10.0 rating), Budget (10.0 rating) and Enterprise Rent-A-Car (7.6 rating) seem to be the best rental car companies in Cologne.

What are gas prices like in Cologne?

The average gas price in Cologne is $7.15/gallon over the past month, costing you anywhere between $85 and $123 to fill up a car’s gas tank.

How much does it cost to rent a car in Cologne for a week from Flex To Go?

Renting a car in Cologne for a week can be a great option for travel. Flex To Go, the most popular car rental company for this area, offers rental cars for around $219/week on average.

How far in advance should I rent a car in Cologne for the best price?

Renting your favorite car model can become more difficult the closer you are to your desired travel date. It’s ideal to book early to have that peace of mind. An early booking can save you up to 40% in Cologne - we recommend booking at least 7days in advance.

Can I rent a car for a month in Cologne?

Yes, renting a vehicle in Cologne for a month is certainly possible.

How much does it cost to rent a car in Cologne for a month?

You can potentially save up to 65% on a month-long rental by booking with Flex To Go. Flex To Go is the cheapest rental company available within the next few months. Renting a car in Cologne can cost you on average $938 a month or $31 a day. For extended stays in a location, this option will usually save you the most.

How much is a car rental in Cologne for a weekend?

It costs $65 for a weekend car rental in Cologne, on average. The cheapest type of car rental you can book on any given weekend is the Mini as prices are generally lower for these rental types due to demand and availability. If you’re planning to book a rental car in Cologne in March, prices are $55 per day on average.

What car do most people rent in Cologne?

The majority of Cheapflights travelers prefer to rent a Economy (Volkswagen Polo) in Cologne, making it the most popular option.

Small car rentals in Cologne

Find small car rental deals in Cologne from well-known providers in the area and save on gas mileage with the options provided below. small car rentals in Cologne cost an average of $24 per day. Price data was last updated on February 23, 2024.
Hyundai i10$19/day
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Hyundai i10
Hyundai i10$19/day
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Hyundai i10
Hyundai i10$20/day
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Hyundai i10

Car rentals by fuel type in Cologne

Browse car rentals by fuel type in Cologne. Currently, Hybrid cars are the cheapest to rent in Cologne. Deals were last updated on February 23, 2024.

Browse through car rental deals by fuel type in Cologne. There are currently 3 fuel types to choose from with Hybrid being the cheapest ($20+).

Electric

Electric

Gas/Diesel

Gas/Diesel

Hybrid

Hybrid

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