Driving in Europe
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ABOVE: You can drive a VW Touareg on the
off-road course at Volkswagen's Autostadt
in Wolfsburg, Germany.
Use the "Driving Directions" form to plan your trip, or request an online map
from the ViaMichelin database.
Rental and short-term leasing firms
The following companies are partners of Europe for Visitors. (Note:
"Buy Backs" or short-term tourist leases are likely to be your best value if you reside outside
the European Union, are driving in Europe for at least 17 days, and are
able to use the car company's pickup and drop-off locations.)
Rent a car in any of 4,000+ locations, with guaranteed low rates for
Peugeot Open Europe "Buy Back" Program
Competitive rates, no hidden insurance costs, a minimum driver age of 18, no
maximum age, and a wide choice of car models make this short-term leasing
program a good bet if you'll be driving in Europe for at least 21 days.
This French car company's North American subsidiary offers a program that's
similar to Peugeot's, and it's the most popilar source of leases with our
readers. Minimum lease period is 21 days.
Rail 'n Drive Passes combine rail travel with a car rental, so you can share
your driving duties with a locomotive engineer.
Driving in Europe - Introduction