If your trip to Paderborn is all organized but your travel itinerary is a bit on the empty side, let us give you a few hints and tips.Stop by Neuhaus Castle. It’s one sight you’ll find on travelers’ to-do lists. Paderborn Cathedral and German Tractor and Model Car Museum are also not far away and worth checking out.
If you find yourself with a little spare time and you’re willing to travel 16 miles, check out Detmold. This happening destination boasts plenty to keep you occupied. Externsteine ought to be at the top of your list here. Hermannsdenkmal and Adlerwarte Berlebeck are terrific attractions too. Don’t miss Lippstadt either! Just 19 miles away, Alberssee Beach, City Theater and St. Mary’s Church are essential stops here.
Situated 0.3 miles from Paderborn, Event Hall PaderHalle is a terrific place to go for a conference. After an exhausting day of mingling and getting to know new people, you’ll be able to hop behind the wheel of your rental car and drive out to a nearby restaurant or go for a leisurely spin around the area.
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Some people find dodging traffic in big cities a bit tricky. But in a small ride like an economy or compact car, getting around Paderborn will be a snap. Rather spend your time exploring the surrounding rolling hills? Browse our awesome range of SUVs. With loads of space and more oomph under the hood, these bigger vehicles will make those long, scenic drives even more memorable. Crossing off all the experiences and attractions that Paderborn is famous for has never been easier with your own wheels.
There’s loads of choice when it comes to rental cars in Paderborn. From people-movers with plenty of room to spare to easy-to-park compacts, you’ll find it all here. Choosing your ride of course depends on your budget and what activities you plan on doing. There are some road trips that are just begging you to splurge on your dream ride, whereas others don’t need anything more than a bargain, no-frills type model. Which car will you be sliding behind the wheel of this time?
There’s adventure around every corner in Paderborn. And with your own rental car, you’ll find it more easily. Make your journey to this city a safe and easy one with these useful tips:
People drive on the right-hand side of the road in Paderborn. Even though the rules may be similar to home, it’s wise to drive with extra care in a new destination.
Grabbing a car space in Paderborn can take time. That’s why many visitors opt for a hotel that has its own parking. When leaving the car around town, take careful note of the signage. Overstaying the maximum time limit could get you a hefty fine.
One of the best things about escaping to a smaller city is less traffic, so don’t worry too much about rush-hour gridlock. With a population of about 142,200, you can look forward to a smooth Paderborn driving experience.
While cruising through the streets of Paderborn, keep in mind that the speed limits usually range from 30km/h to 130km/h. Most residential areas are 30km/h unless posted otherwise.
More often than not, your rental car company will bill the amount stated on the fine to your credit card, including local taxes. Alternatively, they may share your information with the relevant local law enforcement agency, who’ll then issue a fine straight to you.
As long as you have hands-free functions like Bluetooth enabled, it’s legal to use your cell phone while cruising around Paderborn. But be sure to stay focused on the road.
While operating a vehicle in Paderborn, it’s illegal to have a BAC (blood alcohol content) of over 0.05%. Thinking of having a couple of drinks with lunch or dinner? Consider grabbing a taxi or using a ride-sharing service.
No. In Paderborn, red equals stop, with no exceptions. When approaching a set of traffic lights, always drive at a safe speed so you can easily stop if you need to.
Seat belts are compulsory in Paderborn District. Having said that, this rule may not apply for certain vehicles, such as those operated by public transportation systems.