Car rental tips for Salzburg Airport
Depending on the car rental supplier, there is an option to have your rental car equipped with snow tyres/chains. In Austria winter tires are mandatory from the 1st of November to the 15th of April
Meet and greet
A representative from the car rental supplier will meet you in the airport terminal at the ‘Meet and Greet’ to take you to your rental car.
When traveling we advise to carry some Euros to avoid any unwanted surprises. At Salzburg Airport there are Money Exchange offices in order to change your local currency.
The local time code for Salzburg is CEST.
When traveling to Salzburg make sure to check the local weather conditions in order to avoid any unpleasant surprises.
Salzburg has approximately 150,887 inhabitants.Where to go with my rental car
When renting a car, you are free to drive wherever you want as long as you keep to the local traffic rules which can be different that you are used to. Always keep to the maximum speed limit and be a responsible driver. Watch out if you want to cross the border into another country as there might be restrictions and/or extra fee's to be paid. If you want to take the car on a ferry, please always check with the local car rental agent if this is allowed as not all car rental companies allow it or extra fees might be applicable.Car Rental Insurance
Most of the rental cars have a standard Collision Damage Waiver/Loss Damage Waiver with excess included in the rental price, this insurance covers damage to the rental car up until a certain amount. The excess amount will be blocked on the main driver's credit card and will be unblocked on the save return of the car. Rentalcargroup.com offers full protection insurance from Allianz and AXA for a complete peace of mind.Popular rent a car destination
Salzburg Airport is a popular rent a car destination, there are many car rental companies in Salzburg Airport with a wide range of different car categories. Many of our clients have rented a car in Salzburg Airport and had good experiences. Do not wait with booking your car for Salzburg Airport before you know prices will go up and the availability will get low.Age requirements to rent a car in Salzburg Airport
Most car rental agents allow you to rent a car when you are 21, however a young drivers fees will be applicable up to 24 years and normally with 21 years you can only rent mini to compact categories. Maximum age to rent a car is 75 years but this depends on car rental agent. We advise you, to check the detailed terms and conditions of each car rental agent. Renting a car with more than 1 driver
A rental car can only be driven by the main driver but there is a possibility to add an additional driver which mostly has an extra fee. You can find out how much it is by checking the detailed terms and conditions. The extra driver will need to be present at the local rental office when picking up the car to show his/her driver license. Some restrictions may apply. Please check the detailed terms and conditions for this information.