Car Hire in Augsburg
Welcome to the Enterprise Augsburg car rental page. Choose from a wide selection of cars ranging from smaller economy cars to larger SUVs and people carriers
Enterprise Rent-A-Car in Augsburg
Founded by stepchildren of the Roman emperor, Augustus, Augsburg is one of Germany’s oldest cities, with more than two thousand years of history. Situated on the Romantic Road, this Bavarian city has been shaped by its role as an economic and trading hub. Artisans, bankers, traders, industrialists and others have left their mark on this city dominated by cobblestone streets and spires rising above the skyline. A hire car in Augsburg is the perfect way to explore this engaging city and discover the Romantic Road. With a wide selection of cars, Enterprise’s branch north-east of the city centre provides affordable and professional service for all your holiday needs.
Our Vehicles for Hire in Augsburg
Opting to drive in Augsburg gives you the ability to set your own schedule and explore at your own pace. You can divert off the beaten path to experience places that interest you, without worrying about public transport routes and train timetables. Our rental fleet includes a selection of quality cars that meet any holiday need, whether you are travelling alone or in a large group. From minis and compact cars to larger saloons and estates from leading names, such as BMW and Volkswagen, we have the right amount of space for your needs and budget. We also supply larger people carriers for groups, and powerful SUVs with additional space. Luxurious premium cars are also available for visitors who want to explore the region in style.
Attractions in Augsburg
Augsburg has a rich cityscape with palaces, fountains, squares and other architectural masterpieces. Built between 1615 and 1620, the Rathaus and Golden Hall is a fabulous Renaissance building with magnificent murals and coffered ceilings. Another highlight is the Perlach Tower, which provides panoramic views of the city next to Rathaus. Founded in the 11th century, Augsburg Cathedral blends Romanesque and Gothic styles. The cathedral boasts beautiful frescos and stained glass windows from the 12th century.
Places to Visit Outside Augsburg
Augsburg is 68 kilometres (42 miles) north-west of Munich, Bavaria’s largest city. The cosmopolitan city is about an hour’s drive away, via the A8 autobahn. It is famous for the annual Oktoberfest festivities, iconic churches such as Frauenkirche, and leading, innovative companies such as BMW. At the heart of Munich are Marienplatz and Rathaus, where figurines of knights and musicians come to life on the façade’s Glockenspiel. Munich is also a gateway to the Bavarian Alps, including wonderful ski resorts and scenic towns such as Garmisch-Partenkirchen and Berchtesgaden.
Augsburg is the ideal base for exploring the Romantic Road. One of Germany’s classic road trips, the route passes through stunning landscapes and beautiful towns, such as Nördlinger, Rothenburg ob der Tauber, Würzburg and Dinkelsbühl. There are also several spectacular castles, including Hohenschwangau and Burg Harburg. Evoking images of fairy tales, the famous Neuschwanstein Castle is less than 9 minutes south of Augsburg, along the Romantic Road.
Airport Car Hire
Hiring a car from our airport branch lets you get on the road shortly after you arrive. Munich International Airport is within an hour’s drive west of Augsburg, via the A9 and A92. Our branch is located at the airport’s car rental centre. With easy access to the A92, you will be on the road quickly to start your holiday. Augsburg is also about 9 minutes south-east of Stuttgart Airport, via the A8. Our branch is based in Terminal 3 and your vehicle is located on site for a hassle-free departure from the airport.
Parking and Traffic Information in Augsburg
There are several car parks throughout Augsburg, including the city centre. Parkhaus Ludwigstrasse, Parkhaus Schaezlerstrasse and the Ernst-Reuter-Platz Parkgaragen are major car parks for the centre of Augsburg. Sections of the Romantic Road and in towns and villages along the route do get congested, especially during peak periods. With the traffic, driving times may be longer than expected.
Cheap Van and Car Hire
With rental branches across the county, Enterprise offers cheap car hire from convenient, accessible locations. Our large fleet of new vehicles includes great value economy and compact cars, sporty SUVs and spacious people carriers. Whether you need a vehicle for a single day or longer, Enterprise Rent-A-Car has the perfect car to suit your needs. Book online from our Augsburg branch to guarantee your choice of vehicle at the best possible price.
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