If you’re considering car hire at Bacău Airport, it’s extremely easy locating the car hire desks, completing your rental agreement and collecting your desired vehicle. When you’ve collected your luggage and come through passport control, you’ll find the car hire desks awaiting you in the Arrivals Hall. Bacău Airport is very small, so you won’t have any issues locating car hire. We recommend checking out deals and vehicle availability through KAYAK and finalising your booking online prior to your trip.
Bacău Airport car hire is the most convenient way to get around Bacău city and its surrounding areas. The airport is located just south of the city, around three miles away, which takes roughly 10min to drive. Though an airport bus is available to take to the centre of city, it is not very regular, while taxis are used more frequently from the airport, it is clear that hiring a car is the best option. If you’re looking to drive around the local areas as well as visiting Bacău you’ll have more luck and less stress with a hire car, as public transport links, especially outside the city, are unreliable.
To get on the road to your next destination, there are a few major roads close to Bacău Airport that will help you get to the city and the surrounding areas. Once you’ve collected the car, take the first exit onto Strada Aeroportului and then turn left onto Calea Republicii/DN2/E85, which will take you to the city centre. Alternatively, you can take the same road, DN2/E85, south towards cities like Focsani, around 1h 20min away. The DN2/E85 connecting to the DJ208 can take you to Bucovina in Botosani in the northeast, which is around 102 miles away with a drive time of about 2h 24min. To go west towards major cities like Cluj-Napoca and the capital, Bucharest, you have well connected mountain roads like DN15, DN12C and DN16.
When looking at car hire at Bacău Airport, make sure you know the business hours of your car hire company. This is important as most companies have differing office hours, and some can close as early as 17:00 or 18:00, while others are open 24h a day. Your car hire companies operating hours may affect the time of day that you will be expected to return your vehicle. When booking your hire car, check the returns policy and office hours of your chosen company so you can avoid any issues with late returns or possible additional charges. Out of hours returns can be included in some deals, so you can check that when searching for deals online through KAYAK.
Book your rental car at Bacau Airport at least 1 week before your trip in order to get a below-average price
FAQs about renting a car at Bacau Airport
So that you can finalise your car hire at Bacău Airport, you’ll need to provide various documentation. Firstly, make sure to provide your car hire booking reference number, along with that you must show a valid form of identification such as your passport. You must present a valid driving licence and an International Driving Permit (IDP). For UK citizens, you can apply for one at your local post office.
Klass Wagen, a local Romanian car hire company, have the largest fleet of vehicles in Romania. They have excellent customer ratings, providing a professional and friendly service throughout and are easily accessible from the airport terminal. They are also known for having some top-class vehicles at extremely competitive rates. Check out their rates and availability through KAYAK.
For the best deals, we recommend hiring a compact or medium-sized vehicle, as you have many options of top models, and they provide the best value for money. If you need a little more space for luggage, or more passengers, then hiring an SUV is your best bet. Check out rates and availability through KAYAK.
Car rental companies that offer shuttle or pick-up services from Bacau Airport to off-airport locations include Autoboca, Autonom, Avis, Budget, GLOBALDRIVE , Klass Wagen, and Premium Rent.