Car rental at Munich Airport (MUC)
Rent a car for pick up at Munich Airport and hit the road as soon as you land. One of the most modern and interesting cities in Germany, Munich welcomes thousands of tourists every year. A good way to discover this lively city is by driving around and exploring the different places in a self-drive rental car, at your own time and pace. At VIPCars.com, we bring the best car hire deals from top suppliers at competitive prices.
Fill in the booking form with your travel dates and start a search. The system will show the deals available for the dates of your choice; compare them using various filters our booking engine provides. We recommend that you pre-book a car rental with VIP Cars for Munich if you’re entering the city via Munich Airport; your vehicle will be waiting for you when you land, saving you precious time. On top of saving time, you also get to avail huge discounts on booking a car in advance.
Car rental companies at Munich Airport
Partnering with the top car rental suppliers in Munich, VIP Cars brings to you the widest variety of rental cars in multiple segments in order to help you find the deal that make your trip more comfortable eventually. Some of our associated suppliers are-
- Hertz rent a car
- Sixt rent a car
- Alamo rent a car
- National car rental
- Enterprise rent a car
Location of the rental desks: The car hire agencies have their counters at Rental Car Center, located at Terminalstraße Mitte - Munich Airport Center - Level 03.
Rental car-types we provide for Munich Airport
On VIP Cars, the car hire agencies offer their whole fleets through the rental deals. You can expect to find various car categories including
Van car hires
like Ford Galaxy or similar
like Mercedes E-Class or similar
like Nissan Qashqai or similar
like Toyota Yaris or similar
Car rental deal types available for Munich Airport
Depending on the duration of your travel, difference in booking and pickup time & other factors, our rental deals can be classified into some major classes. They are listed below:
Through VIPCars.com, you can place a one-way rental booking by changing the return location on the search form.
Last minute rentals
For one reason or the other, many people rent cars at the last minute. Don’t worry, we can help you with all your last moment rental needs.
Long term car hires
These deals are offered for people who want to rent a car for a month or more (including 2 month, 3 month or 6month rental deals)
Short term rentals
This category covers deals for people who want to rent a car for 1 day, a weekend or a week.
Car rental return locations near Munich Airport
Our suppliers often have their offices at multiple locations in a city making it easy for the customer to drop off the rental vehicle at a different location. The supplier may or may not charge extra for the change of location. In addition to Munich Airport, our suppliers have their rental desks at the following locations in the city:
- Munich City Center
- Munich Train Station
- Munich West
- Munich Giesing
- Munich East
Driving rules in Munich, Germany
- Vehicles are driven on the right side of the road.
- Autobahns - no speed limit (recommended speed is 130 km/h)
- Trailers are allowed to move at a speed of 80 km/h on roads.
- All vehicles with snow chains have a speed limit of 50 km/h.
- The legal blood alcohol level is 0.05%
- Always carry your driver’s licence and car rental papers while driving.
- Children under the age of 12 should be seated in appropriate child seats.
- In the winter season, it is mandatory to drive your car with special winter tyres.
- Speed limits
- Built-up areas - 50 km/h
- Outside built-up areas - 100 km/h
A brief overview of Munich Airport (MUC)
|Address:||Munich Airport, Nordallee 25, 85356 München, Germany|
Munich International Airport is one of the busiest airports in Europe. The airport has two terminals, two runways and a helipad, and handles 39 million passengers on average yearly. The airport has all the services and facilities of a major high-end airport and is fully accessible to passengers with physical disabilities.
Munich International Airport is located 28 km north-east of Munich and is one of the busiest airports in Europe. The airport has a 'Visitors Park’ with a 'Visitors Hill’ that gives a stunning view of the Westerly Aircraft Apron, and a 'Visitors Viewing Area’ in Terminal 2 that gives a view of the Easterly Aircraft Apron.
Facilities at the Munich Airport (MUC)
- Free Wi-Fi is available throughout the airport, along with payphones and a post office.
- There are 30,000 parking spaces at the airport, more than half of which are covered.
- Prayer rooms, resting rooms, cloakrooms, children’s area and baby care facilities.
- The airport also has two on-site hotels - Hilton Munich Airport (Near Terminal 2), and Novotel (near long term parking area)
- Pharmacy, emergency medical centre and a dentist office.
- Banks, ATMs and bureaux de change in both terminals.
Day trips from Munich
Embark on a day trip in your MUC Airport car rental with sheer ease. As Munich is closer to several worth seeing places, you can reach your preferred destination in no time. We present you with the names of the 5 most visited day trip destinations from Munich.
Munich – Salzburg
Salzburg, a captivating Austrian city, is just 2 hours away from Munich. A perfect spot to spend your day, Salzburg is known for its Mozart, a beautiful castle, and the imposing Hohensalzburg Fortress.
Approx. Distance: (144 km/89 miles via A8)
Munich – Fussen
One of the most visited sites in Germany's Bavarian region, Fussen is known for Neuschwanstein Castle, a fairy tale home of the Mad King Ludwig II of Bavaria.
Approx. Distance: (122 km/76 miles via A95)
Munich – Lindau
Lindau is a classic medieval town and a perfect day trip destination from Munich. Lindau is famous for its delicious pastries and cakes that are readily available at cafes and bakeries.
Approx. Distance: (181 km/112 miles via A96)
Rothenburg ob der Tauber
Another picturesque destination that you can easily reach from Munich in less than 2.5 hours is Rothenburg ob der Tauber, a truly fascinating place.
Approx. Distance: (254 km/158 miles via A8 & A7)
Munich – Ingolstadt
While shopping is not on everybody's holiday radar, but for those who really wish to go on a buying spree during their stay at Munich, there could be no better place than Ingolstadt.
Approx. Distance: (81 km/50 miles via A90)
Places you can visit in your Munich car rental
A Baroque Palace in Munich with a rich history and museums to keep the tourists busy.
A large square in Central Munich with a number of important buildings that keep the place crowded.
A huge public urban park in Munich, it is one of the largest in Europe and contains many beautiful places of attractions.
The most prominent cathedral and landmark in Munich, the church towers hold great architectural significance.
Frequently asked questions
How old to rent a car in Munich?
The minimum age to rent a car is usually 21 years, but it may vary depending on the car type you are renting and the car company you are renting the car from.
How much to rent a car in Munich?
The price of the car hire deal entirely depends on the supplier and the category of the vehicle you are renting. Try to book in advance for bigger savings.
How can I reach my supplier?
All the details and information about the supplier you booked the car from is mentioned in the car rental confirmation voucher. If you are not able to get in touch with the supplier, you may contact our support team.