Car hire in Krakow will allow you to travel to many European countries in your hired car. Some of the car hire companies that allow you to travel outside of Poland, are Avis, Thrifty, Budget, Hertz, National, Alamo, Sixt, Enterprise and Europcar. Most companies in Krakow will not allow you to take your hire car into Russia; however, if you do want to take your hire car into Russia, you can ask for special permission from your car hire company. It is good to remember that you might need to pay a border crossing fee; however, there are some companies that would not require you to pay a fee. This does, however, depend on the country. Electric car hire and luxury car hire in Krakow may not allow for travel across the border with these vehicles; there are, however, many other car types that you can choose from to travel across Europe.
Car hire in Krakow allows you to pay with a debit card or with a cash payment. Not all car hire companies allow for this, so it is best to search for information before you arrive. You may need to fill in special documents to hire a car this way, and an additional payment may also be needed. This is money that the car hire company will keep until you return the hire car. Some car hire companies may only allow you to hire out certain cars when choosing this option. This will most likely be in the form of cheap car rentals in Krakow. There might also be an extra insurance amount you may have to pay, and this amount will differ depending on the type of car that you hire.
Krakow follows the same driving laws as the rest of Poland and most EU countries. In Krakow, you will drive your car on the right-hand side of the road; all passengers must wear their seat belts, this is in both the back and the front seats; and if you have a child that is under the age of four, they will require a child seat. Small cars are allowed to park half on the sidewalk and half on the road, but if you are in a bigger car, this is not allowed. There are a couple of tolls throughout the country, these are mainly on the biggest highways. Drinking and driving laws in Krakow are very strict, with only 0.02 milligrams of alcohol per millilitre of blood being the highest you can legally drive with. Due to this strict limit, it is advised to not have a drink before getting behind the wheel. If you are caught drinking and driving, you will either get a fine or have points put on your licence; if it is well over the limit, there is the possibility of jail time.
Car hire in Krakow requires that you have three main documents: your passport, your driver’s licence and your debit/credit card or cash payment. It is also important to have some form of insurance (and proof of this with you) while you are driving. There is a possibility that you may need an international driver’s permit or licence; this is something you will almost certainly need if you are from a country that drives on the left-hand side of the road. If you are unsure about whether you need this document, you can check with your car hire company. You need to be at least 21 to hire a car in Krakow, and you will generally have to pay an extra amount if you are under 25, as this will cover the young driver’s insurance. Krakow car hire often allows for only specific types of cars to be driven by young drivers.
$17 - $65
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$17 - $80
The average price of a Small hire in Krakow, Poland is $37. The cheapest time to hire a Small in Krakow, Poland is in January. The price is 55% lower than the rest of the year at just $17 per day. A Small hire is typically 33% less expensive than the average car hire in Krakow. The average price of a car hire in Krakow can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your car hire. Below are the best prices for Krakow Small rentals found on momondo in the past week.
The average price of a Medium hire in Krakow, Poland is $55. The cheapest time to hire a Medium in Krakow, Poland is in November. The price is 81% lower than the rest of the year at just $11 per day. A Medium hire is typically 2% more expensive than the average car hire in Krakow. The average price of a car hire in Krakow can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your car hire. Below are the best prices for Krakow Medium rentals found on momondo in the past week.
The average price of a Large hire in Krakow, Poland is $56. The cheapest time to hire a Large in Krakow, Poland is in November. The price is 0% lower than the rest of the year at just $69 per day. A Large hire is typically 4% more expensive than the average car hire in Krakow. The average price of a car hire in Krakow can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your car hire.
The average price of a SUV hire in Krakow, Poland is $40. The cheapest time to hire a SUV in Krakow, Poland is in March. The price is 0% lower than the rest of the year at just $50 per day. A SUV hire is typically 26% less expensive than the average car hire in Krakow. The average price of a car hire in Krakow can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your car hire. Below are the best prices for Krakow SUV rentals found on momondo in the past week.
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17 Legionów Józefa Pilsudskiego, Krakow, Malopolskie, Poland
2.1 km from city centre
Pawia 18 B, Krakow, Malopolskie, Poland
0.8 km from city centre
Lobzowska 43, Stare Miasto, Krakow, Malopolskie, Poland
1.0 km from city centre
Hiring a car in Krakow is cheapest when using GREEN MOTION at one of their 4 locations in the city. The best daily rate a momondo has found is $14, but typically it’s best to assume your rental will cost $24/day.
The majority of the Krakow car hire agencies that we partner with do not have a cancellation fee. This means that if your plans change unexpectedly, many car rental centres in Krakow such as Enterprise, Avis, and Global Rent A Car often offer cancellation free of charge based on when you booked.
Hiring a Standard car in Krakow during the month of September is the preferred choice of most travellers. With temperatures averaging 8 °C and precipitation around 40 mm during September, a Standard size car is more than capable of handling these weather conditions. This is the perfect rental car type for wet roads and above-freezing temperatures. Hiring a Standard in Krakow will cost you $75/day on average.
GREEN MOTION is very popular in Krakow, Poland, as they have more locations than any other car hire company. You can find 4 locations in the city of Krakow, Poland, and can expect to pay about $24/day for your car rental in Krakow, Poland.
Travellers who hire a car in Krakow should be aware that the city’s speed limit is 50 km/h. Suburban speed limits around Krakow are generally 100 km/h, whereas speed limits on motorways are 140 km/h. Keep in mind that speeds may change depending on what road you’re travelling on, so be on the lookout for posted signage.
Most momondo users will hire the Ford Focus in Krakow, though hiring the Audi A3 is a popular second choice according to our data. If you’re interested in hiring the Ford Focus, prices are $43 per day on average. Some users have found Ford Focus hire deals in Krakow for as low as $3 per day. Audi A3 hires in Krakow are $63 per day on average, with some of the cheapest deals at $5 per day.
GREEN MOTION has the BMW 5 Series (and other similar Luxury vehicles) for hire in Krakow. You can expect to hire the BMW 5 Series in Krakow from GREEN MOTION for $329/day on average.
Those looking for a hire car in Krakow during the month of August should expect temperatures to be around 17 °C and should expect around 70 mm of precipitation. This information can be helpful when choosing which car you’d like to rent.
If you’re looking for a Krakow hire car for a road trip to the surrounding areas during the month of August it’s important to know that the rest of Malopolskie typically has a temperature of 17 °C and will usually expect 70 mm of precipitation.
You should book a car hire in Krakow using momondo because it is quick, free and easy to use and could save you money. momondo does the hard work of finding the car hire prices and policies, all you need to do is compare and choose what works best for your trip.
momondo makes it easier for you to find great car hire in Krakow, by allowing you to refine your search with numerous filtering options. You can narrow your selection by looking at price, car type, location and more.
Of course! momondo has a dedicated filter for users to specifically look at car hire in Krakow which offer free cancellation.
Yes, fair fuel policies are a specific filter offered on momondo for all car hire locations including Krakow.
Yes, momondo shows deals with enhanced cleaning services for hire cars in Krakow.
Absolutely. You can specifically filter for car hire deals in Krakow with unlimited mileage on momondo.