If you want to see everything Venice has to offer, there is no better way to do so from behind the wheel of a rental car from Sixt. Stop spending your vacation waiting on the bus, or wasting money here and there with ride-shares or taxis. Having your own car allows you to go to the areas you want to see the most, when you want. Make your upcoming getaway to Italy even better with a Sixt car rental.
CarRentals.com puts you in the driver's seat
With all there is to do and see in and around the region, you'll want to explore more than your hotel room during your stay. Whether you are wishing to try the cafe that has gotten rave reviews across town or check out some of the local favorites, you'll need your own set of wheels to see as much as possible during your stay. Whatever you end up doing in , if you wish to get the most from your trip Italy, having your vehicle is a must.
When Martin Sixt started his company, Germany did not have a modern network of roads. With Sixt's forward thinking, like the first worldwide car rental company to let you book via your iPhone, and a priority on providing excellent customer service, Sixt has evolved into one of the most celebrated international rental car companies in the world.
What you need to know before you go
How do I get a Venice Sixt car rental at a great rate?
We try to get you the best price, no matter when you reserve your vehicle. But reserving ahead of your trip can help keep spending low. Be sure to check the mileage policy and keeping it to one driver will reduce your expense.
What should I have with me when I pick up my vehicle in Venice?
Make sure to present your driver's permit and a credit card in your name.
How old do I have to be to rent a car in Venice?
Sixt's minimum age to rent a car in Venice is 18. Some rentals, especially higher category vehicles (luxury, SUVs, etc.), may have an added fee if you are under 25. Make sure to review Sixt's policies to find out if there is an additional cost before you book.
Is there a particular vehicle I should get for my trip to Venice?
That all depends on your needs and what you'll be doing when you visit Venice. Economy or compact vehicles are easier to park and good for short commutes. If you are traveling with a bigger group, then a mid-size or SUV is going to have more room and be a more comfortable ride on longer trips. Those looking for a touch of extravagance on their getaway can choose a higher-end vehicle like a Cadillac or Audi or similar.
Does Italy require car insurance?
In Italy you do need to have insurance before you rent a car from Sixt. Many of the major credit cards (American Express, Visa, MasterCard and Discover) usually cover your car rental. But many of them have restrictions, such as not covering bigger vehicles, like trucks or SUVs. Make sure to find out by calling your credit card company to find out what kind of coverage is offered before you head to . Otherwise, as a U.S. citizen, you can also purchase Collision Damage Coverage with CarRentals.com at checkout.
Do I need to pay a deposit when I book my Sixt car rental?
Sixt does require a deposit when you reserve your rental. Sixt will block the deposit on your credit once you book your car for your trip. Please note that the deposit may vary greatly based on the make and model of the car.
Do I have to full up the tank before I take my car back to Sixt?
We suggest a full to full policy. You pick up your Sixt rental with full tank, and you should bring it back it filled up. For a cheaper rate, it is best to find a gas station before you return the car to Sixt.
Should I get unlimited miles when I drive in Venice?
Venice definitely has its charms, but you may want to hit the road again after you've checked off all the activities here.
Does Sixt offer one-way rentals in Venice?
Sixt usually offers one-way rentals. You may find it more convenient to return your vehicle at a different Sixt. However, there may be an additional charge when you pick one-way.
Reserve your ride today!
With so much to do and see in Venice, having the keys to your own automobile lets you explore at your own pace. When you are ready to discover more of Italy, you can leave wherever you like, without waiting for your ride to pick you up or figuring out a bus schedule.
Before your next vacation, book your Sixt Venice car rental and zip off to take in all the items on your itinerary at your own pace. Reserve with CarRentals.com and hit the road in Venice, Italy.