If you want to see everything Heidelberg has to offer, there is no better way to do so from behind the wheel of a rental car from Hertz. Don't waste time waiting for the bus or hailing taxis to go to the sights. When you have the keys to your own vehicle, you can go wherever you want to go, whenever you want. Make your upcoming vacation to Germany even better with a Hertz car rental.
Why drive with CarRentals.com?
With all there is to do and see in and around Heidelberg, you'll be wanting to explore more than just the area surrounding your hotel during your trip. Whether you are wanting to check out the restaurant that has received great reviews across town or check out some of the local hot spots, you'll need your own set of wheels to see and do as much as possible while on your vacation. Wherever you drive to in Heidelberg, if you want to get the most out of your time in the city, having your auto is key.
We work with some of the most dependable rental car companies in the world. Hertz has over one hundred years of car rental experience and a fleet featuring some of the most popular in the business, like Ford and Nissan. With Hertz impressive history and thousands of franchises worldwide, you know you will be in great hands.
What you need to know about car rentals in Heidelberg
How do I find the best deals on a Heidelberg Hertz rental car?
CarRentals.com always tries to get you the lowest rates, no matter when you book. But booking your car ahead of time can help keep spending low. Be sure to not add an additional driver and read the mileage policy to avoid any surprise fees.
Do I need to bring anything special when I pick up my car rental in Heidelberg?
You will need to bring your driver's license and a credit card in your name.
What's Heidelberg's minimum age to rent a car?
Hertz's minimum age to rent a car in Heidelberg is 21. Some rentals, especially higher category vehicles (luxury, SUVs, etc.), may have an additional fee if you are under 25. Make sure to review Hertz's policies to know what the total cost is before you book.
Is there a particular vehicle I should get for my trip to Heidelberg?
That depends on how many people you are traveling with and what you'll be doing when you visit Heidelberg. Economy or compact cars are easier to park and good for short drives. If you are traveling with coworkers, then a mid-size car or SUV is going to have enough room for all of you and be a more comfortable ride on longer drives. Those looking for a bit of extravagance on their Heidelberg vacation can choose a higher-end car model like a Mercedes C-Class or Cadillac XTS or similar.
Is insurance required when you rent a car in Germany?
In Germany you do need to have insurance before you rent a car from Hertz. Although many of the major card issuers, like MasterCard or Discover, offer some coverage, there are usually restrictions. For instance, you may not be covered if you book a larger or luxury vehicle. Make sure to check credit card issuer's policy before you decide. Otherwise, as a United States citizen, you can purchase Collision Damage Coverage with CarRentals.com at checkout.
Do I need to pay a deposit when I book my Hertz car rental?
Hertz does require a deposit when you book your rental. Hertz will block the deposit on your credit once you reserve your rental for your trip. Please note that the deposit can vary greatly depending on the make and model of the car.
What is the fuel policy on my Hertz car rental?
At CarRentals.com, we encourage a full to full policy. You receive the vehicle with a full tank, and you will want to refuel up to the amount you picked the car up with. If you want to keep your expenses lower, it is best to find a gas station before you return the car to Hertz.
Do I need unlimited miles when I drive in Heidelberg?
Heidelberg definitely has its charms, but you may want to take to the road again after you've checked off all the activities here.
Does Heidelberg Hertz offer one-way car rentals?
Hertz offers one-way rentals in most cases. You may find it easier to return your rental at another Hertz. Don't forget there may be an additional charge when you pick one-way.
Reserve your ride today!
With so much to do and see in Heidelberg, having your own vehicle lets you explore at your own pace. When you are ready to explore more of Germany, you can leave wherever you want to, without waiting for your ride to pick you up or looking through a bus schedule.
Before your next vacation, book your Hertz Heidelberg car rental and zip off to take in all the must-see sights. Go through CarRentals.com and cruise the streets in Heidelberg, Germany.