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Kassel car rentals

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Kassel car rental information

Pick-up locationKassel
Car types
Rental locations38
Airport locations2

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KAYAK’s top tips for renting a car in Kassel

  • You can’t go wrong with car hire in Kassel when visiting Germany. In contrast to public transportation, which operates on present schedules, car hire in Kassel offers convenience and flexibility to explore the city and its nearby locations. You will drive and stop at your convenience. For instance, you can drive to Hercules Monuments, Bergpark Wilhelmshohe, Bauhaus Museum Weimar, and Buchenwald Memorial. Outside the city, you can find Wilhelmshohe Park, about 62 km (38 miles) from the city. Kassel car hire allows you to enjoy your trips while staying within your budget.
  • Booking car hire in Kassel at the airport allows you to leap into adventure immediately after landing. Kassel Airport (KSF) is the nearest airport to Kassel, about 16 km (10 miles) from the city centre. With several car hire agencies running on-site desks, getting your Kassel hire car at the airport is hassle free. The car hire desks are at the arrivals hall. Some car hire agencies at the airport include Flizzr, Thrifty, Europcar, Sixt, Global Rent-A-Car, Buchbinder and Avis.
  • Despite having narrow roads and one-way streets, driving your hire car in Kassel is generally a safe and fun experience. However, just like in other cities worldwide, the city can have distracted road users. For instance, bikers are generally impatient and may often ignore traffic regulations. Be mindful when approaching or overtaking them, as they usually overlap. Commuter drivers can be impatient and sound horns unnecessarily. Practice caution and drive with patience. The city has many roundabouts. Slow down when approaching intersections and roundabouts.
  • Significant cities in Germany are known for dense traffic during peak travel times, and Kassel is no exception. Expect rush hours roughly from 07:00 to 09:00 and from 16:00 to 19:00. The city experiences heavy traffic during rush hours since several residents access the city with private vehicles. Additionally, few roads access the city centre, leading to vehicles and motorbikes jockeying for position. Planning your routes well is critical to beat the traffic snarl-ups.
  • Book your rental car in Kassel at least 1 day before your trip in order to get a below-average price
  • Full-size rental cars in Kassel are around 21% more expensive than other car types, on average

FAQs about renting a car in Kassel

  • How much is gas price in Kassel?

    The average gas price in Kassel is ₪26.98 per gallon over the past 30 days. Filling up a gas tank costs between ₪324 and ₪432, depending on the car size.

  • What is the most popular rental car in Kassel?

    Full-size (BMW 3 Series Touring or similar) is the most frequently booked rental car type in Kassel.

  • How can I find car rentals near me in Kassel?

    Take a look at our extensive car rental location map to find the best rental cars near you.

  • How much does a Full Size car rental cost in Kassel?

    A Full Size car rental in Kassel costs ₪191 per day, on average.

  • How much does a Standard car rental cost in Kassel?

    A Standard car rental in Kassel costs ₪158 per day, on average.

  • What car type is recommended for driving in Kassel?

    Kasse car hire companies have a wide selection of vehicles. Consider the number of people you travel with and your luggage. If you are on a family holiday, consider a larger car to accommodate you and your luggage. Depending on the size of your family, an intermediate or standard is a great option. If you travel alone, consider a smaller vehicle like a mini or economy. Bear in mind that different vehicles have different safety features and fuel efficiency. The city has several off-road destinations; look for an SUV if you plan to visit some of these.

  • What is the speed limit in Kassel?

    Observing the speed limit when driving your hire car in Kassel saves you from getting into trouble with traffic authorities. Unless posted otherwise, the speed limit in Kassel is 30 km/h (8 mph) on narrow streets within the city centre, 100 km/h (62 mph) on non-urban roads, 50 km/h (30 mph) on city roads and 40 km/h (25 mph) around school areas. Kassel has posted speed limits to control the city’s traffic. Be sure to pay attention to them to avoid speeding, as they override general recommendations.

  • Where are the best places to park in Kassel?

    Hotels offer some of the best car parks, including Golden Tulip Kassel Hotel Reiss, Schlosshotel Kassel, Pentahotel Kassel and H4 Hotel Kassel. Usually, they offer free car parks if you reside on their property. But if you opt for metered parking, look for a car park in downtown Kassel to stay in the city’s hub. You will enjoy access to highways, accommodations, business centres and lively nightlife. Downtown car parks charge differently. Generally, it costs around €2 (about £1.72) per hour.

Kassel car rental reviews and directory

Enterprise Rent-A-Car

8.4

Very good

5 reviews

Cleanliness

8.0

Comfort

8.4

Pick-up/Drop-off

8.4

Value for money

7.6

One location in Kassel

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Moenchebergstr. 2

+49 561 701520

Monday08:00 - 18:00
Tuesday08:00 - 18:00
Wednesday08:00 - 18:00
Thursday08:00 - 18:00
Friday08:00 - 18:00
Saturday09:00 - 12:00
Sunday00:00 - 00:00

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10.0 Wonderful

Sep 2023

KAYAK
The staff gave excellent service and beyond the call of duty

2.0 Poor

Aug 2023

KAYAK
I didn't receive a car at Enterprise. They supposedly gave the car I had reserved away and had no other cars. I was traveling with my child from New York to Kassel and arrived late, due to usual travel delays. However, the staff was extremely rude and didn't offer any solutions. Thankfully, our taxi driver was still there and was able to give us a ride.

10.0 Wonderful

Feb 2023

KAYAK
Die junge Frau, die uns bediente, war sehr hilfsbereit und freundlich. Das machte die ganze Erfahrung so viel angenehmer.

1 out of 1

Sixt

4.0

Mediocre

No reviews available

Cleanliness

7.0

Comfort

5.0

Pick-up/Drop-off

4.0

Value for money

6.0

3 locations in Kassel

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Holländische Str. 207c

+49 89 66060060

Monday06:00 - 21:00
Tuesday06:00 - 21:00
Wednesday06:00 - 21:00
Thursday06:00 - 21:00
Friday06:00 - 21:00
Saturday06:00 - 21:00
Sunday06:00 - 21:00

Weserstr. 6

+49 89 66060060

Monday07:00 - 19:00
Tuesday07:00 - 19:00
Wednesday07:00 - 19:00
Thursday07:00 - 19:00
Friday07:00 - 19:00
Saturday08:00 - 18:00

Willy-Brandt-Platz 1,Contipark

+49 89 66060060

Monday07:00 - 19:00
Tuesday07:00 - 19:00
Wednesday07:00 - 19:00
Thursday07:00 - 19:00
Friday07:00 - 19:00
Saturday11:00 - 19:00
Sunday11:00 - 19:00

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Avis

6.5

4 locations in Kassel

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Flugplatz 1

0561 9985660

Opening times not available

Kassel Bahnhof Wilhelmshoehe

+49 561 9985660

Monday09:00 - 12:00
Tuesday09:00 - 12:00
Wednesday09:00 - 12:00
Thursday09:00 - 12:00
Friday09:00 - 12:00
Saturday09:00 - 12:00

Leipziger Strasse 63

+49 172 3710432

Monday08:00 - 18:00
Tuesday08:00 - 18:00
Wednesday08:00 - 18:00
Thursday08:00 - 18:00
Friday08:00 - 18:00
Saturday08:00 - 18:00

Leipziger Strasse 77

+49 561 9985660

Monday08:00 - 18:00
Tuesday08:00 - 18:00
Wednesday08:00 - 18:00
Thursday08:00 - 18:00
Friday08:00 - 18:00
Saturday08:00 - 18:00

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10.0 Wonderful

Jul 2018

KAYAK

Pros:

the fast service: picking up and bringing back

1 out of 1

Hertz

9.2

Wonderful

No reviews available

3 locations in Kassel

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Dresdener Strasse 1

+49 561 71471

Monday07:30 - 16:00
Tuesday07:30 - 16:00
Wednesday07:30 - 16:00
Thursday07:30 - 16:00
Friday07:30 - 16:00
Saturday08:00 - 18:00

Dresdner Strasse 1

+49 561 71 471

Monday05:00 - 19:00
Tuesday05:00 - 19:00
Wednesday05:00 - 19:00
Thursday05:00 - 19:00
Friday05:00 - 19:00

Wilhelmshoher Allee 253

+49 561 71471

Monday07:00 - 19:00
Tuesday07:00 - 19:00
Wednesday07:00 - 19:00
Thursday07:00 - 19:00
Friday07:00 - 19:00
Saturday07:00 - 19:00
Sunday08:00 - 18:00

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Europcar

7.6

Good

No reviews available

2 locations in Kassel

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Leipziger Strasse 65-71

+49 4956 1500570

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Willy-brandt-platz 1

+49 4956 1500570

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Budget

6.0

Okay

No reviews available

3 locations in Kassel

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Kassel Bahnhof Wilhelmshoehe

+49 69 710445596

Monday09:00 - 12:00
Tuesday09:00 - 12:00
Wednesday09:00 - 12:00
Thursday09:00 - 12:00
Friday09:00 - 12:00
Saturday09:00 - 12:00

Leipziger Str 77

+49 69 710445596

Monday08:00 - 18:00
Tuesday08:00 - 18:00
Wednesday08:00 - 18:00
Thursday08:00 - 18:00
Friday08:00 - 18:00
Saturday08:00 - 18:00

Leipziger Strasse 63

+49 172 3710432

Monday08:00 - 18:00
Tuesday08:00 - 18:00
Wednesday08:00 - 18:00
Thursday08:00 - 18:00
Friday08:00 - 18:00
Saturday08:00 - 18:00

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BUCHBINDER

5.6

Fair

No reviews available

2 locations in Kassel

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Leipziger Strasse 63

+49 561 500570

Monday08:00 - 18:00
Tuesday08:00 - 18:00
Wednesday08:00 - 18:00
Thursday08:00 - 18:00
Friday08:00 - 18:00
Saturday08:00 - 18:00
Sunday09:00 - 12:00

Leipziger Strasse 65-71

+49 203 860510

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Dollar

5.3

Fair

No reviews available

One location in Kassel

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Dresdener Strasse 1

+49 561 71471

Monday07:30 - 16:00
Tuesday07:30 - 16:00
Wednesday07:30 - 16:00
Thursday07:30 - 16:00
Friday07:30 - 16:00
Saturday08:00 - 18:00

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Thrifty

4.8

Mediocre

No reviews available

One location in Kassel

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Dresdener Strasse 1

+49 561 71471

Monday07:30 - 16:00
Tuesday07:30 - 16:00
Wednesday07:30 - 16:00
Thursday07:30 - 16:00
Friday07:30 - 16:00
Saturday08:00 - 18:00

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Global Rent A Car

2.0

Poor

No reviews available

3 locations in Kassel

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Dresdener Strasse 5

Opening times not available

Lange Wender 2

+49 561 8618 7010

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Leipziger Strasse 63

+49 561 500570

Monday08:00 - 18:00
Tuesday08:00 - 18:00
Wednesday08:00 - 18:00
Thursday08:00 - 18:00
Friday08:00 - 18:00
Saturday08:00 - 18:00
Sunday09:00 - 12:00

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keddy by Europcar

9.4

Wonderful

No reviews available

Best rated

2 locations in Kassel

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Leipziger Strasse 63

+49 561 500 570

Monday07:00 - 19:00
Tuesday07:00 - 19:00
Wednesday07:00 - 19:00
Thursday07:00 - 19:00
Friday07:00 - 19:00
Saturday08:00 - 18:00
Sunday09:00 - 12:00

Willy-brandt-platz 1

+49 561 500 570

Opening times not available

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FLIZZR

8.0

Very good

No reviews available

4 locations in Kassel

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6, Weserstraße

Opening times not available

Holländische Str. 207c

+49 89 66060060

Monday06:00 - 21:00
Tuesday06:00 - 21:00
Wednesday06:00 - 21:00
Thursday06:00 - 21:00
Friday06:00 - 21:00
Saturday06:00 - 21:00
Sunday08:00 - 18:00

Scharnhorststraße 14

+49 561 57000235

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Willy-Brandt Platz 1,ContiPark

+49 180 666 6666

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Sunnycars

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4 locations in Kassel

Locations in Kassel

Dresdener Strasse 1

Opening times not available

Leipziger Strasse 63

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Leipziger Strasse 65-71

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Mönchebergstr. 2

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INTERRENT

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2 locations in Kassel

Locations in Kassel

Lange Wender 2

Opening times not available

Leipziger Strae 65-71

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CARO

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One location in Kassel

Locations in Kassel

Angersbachstr. 25

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Free2Move

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One location in Kassel

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291b, Leipziger Straße

+49 561 951230

Monday07:30 - 16:00
Tuesday07:30 - 16:00
Wednesday07:30 - 16:00
Thursday07:30 - 16:00
Friday07:30 - 16:00
Saturday09:00 - 12:00

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Shouqi

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One location in Kassel

Locations in Kassel

Fieseler-storch-strasse 40

+86 10 6064 1387

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6 travelers who rented a car in Kassel gave the car agency they used an average rating of 6.8

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