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In Erfurt we recommend the following car rental offers

from 68 $ per day
Basic package

Good offers for a small budget

e.g. Hyundai I10
7 Days from 17.08 - 24.08.2024
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from 69 $ per day

Small, agile and economical - that's all it takes!

e.g. Volkswagen Polo
7 Days from 17.08 - 24.08.2024
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from 82 $ per day
All-round carefree package

This way nothing can go wrong - carefree and all inclusive!

e.g. Toyota Aygo
7 Days from 17.08 - 24.08.2024
Example vehicle

Erfurt is the capital of Thuringia and is centrally located within Germany. It is known for its well-preserved medieval city center, with the Erfurt Cathedral and the Church of St. Severus overlooking the main square. With about 500,000 inhabitants, the city combines the best of small-town charm with big city amenities.

Travelling Around Erfurt

Car Class Recommendations

Compact and economy class cars are excellent choices for narrow city streets, with comfortable sedan or SUVs being ideal for exploring the surrounding landscapes and towns. Cars from these categories are commonly available in most car rental companies in Erfurt.

Mobility and Parking

Parking in Erfurt is straightforward with numerous car parks in and around the city center – many are even free on Sundays. However, for convenience, look for accommodations that offer parking facilities.

Driving Routes and Speed Limits

The speed limit within the city is usually 50km/h unless otherwise specified and on the motorways, drivers are advised to not exceed 130km/h. Two of the most scenic drives around Thuringia start from Erfurt – the Fairy-Tale Road and the half-timbered houses route.

Places to Visit

With your rental car, numerous attractions become easily accessible. Here's a list of some must-see sights:

  • The Erfurt Cathedral
  • Church of St. Severus
  • Krämerbrücke (Merchants' bridge)
  • Egapark, a large horticultural park
  • The old synagogue, one of the oldest synagogues north of the Alps.

Practical Information

Climate and Currency

Erfurt has a temperate seasonal climate. The local currency is the Euro (€), credit cards are also widely accepted.

Seasonal Events

The city hosts numerous events throughout the year. Some of the most popular ones are the Thuringia Bach Festival in April, Cathedral Steps in summer, and the Erfurt Christmas Market in December.

With your hired car in Erfurt, you will have the freedom to explore this mesmerizing city and its surroundings at your own pace. Enjoy the drive!

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27 Experiences of our customers in Erfurt

Rating of Johanna V.

“It could not have been better.”

Rating of Leonie B.

“It was a very friendly service and the car we got was great! Everything went smoothly and we will definitely rent a car through you again, thank you!”

Rating of Thorsten S.

“Everything super.”

Rating of Marleen D.

“Will gladly get a rental car there again.”

Rating of Philipp T.

“Expeditious and professional handling of the delivery and return of the rental car. I would choose the same rental company again if I need a rental car again.”

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