Car rental Dortmund Airport - cheap car hire with Cartrawler Germany
Find the most competitive offers from a broad variety of car Dortmund Airport ( DTM) car rental deals available on Cartrawler Germany.
The VW Golf is one of the most popular rental cars in Dortmund Airport
Car rental companies Dortmund Airport
Dortmund Airport is served by several large car hire companies offering on-site services, amongst them: Avis Rent A Car, Budget, Europcar, Hertz and Sixt.
Dortmund Airport car rental is also available from the local rent-a-car brand Caro Autovermietung, which has no rental station directly at the airport, providing car hire on a meet and greet basis (a representative of the company awaits the customer at the airport).
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Cheap car hire Dortmund Airport
The best car rental deals in Dortmund Airport are hardly ever found in the lowest rental class. There is usually only a small difference in price of small city cars - such as Hyundai i10, VW Up or similar - to larger and more comfortable economy or compact classes. The popular VW Golf, or a similar car in the compact class, can often be found with prices starting from around £180 for a week of Dortmund airport car hire.
Frequently, prestigious makes and models, as for example Mercedes C Class are available to rent from Dortmund Airport at rather modest prices, from around £250 for a week.
Mercedes C-class Estate - cheap prestige car from Dortmund Airport
Please not that it is a bit harder to find equally good deals in the segment of minivans and minibuses to hire in Dortmund Airport. The 5+2 MPV’s such as VW Touran (or similar) are usually the cheapest to rent in Dortmund, often with prices from approx. £350 for a 7-days rental period. The much larger full 7-seaters (as for example a VW Sharan) or minibuses with space for 9 people (in Dortmund Airport often a Mercedes Vito or a Ford Transit) are considerably more expensive and require booking well in advance as the supply is limited.
Dortmund Airport location and distances
The airport is located approx. 6 miles east of Dortmund city centre, in Rhine-Ruhr area of North Rhine-Westphalia in western Germany.
The western part of Germany has one of the best developed road networks in Europe. Dortmund Airport is located near two major motorways, the Autobahn 40 / A40 crossing the border with the Netherlands, in direction to Eindhoven and the A44, leading to Kassel east of Dortmund. See map of major motorways near Dortmund Airport.
With a hire car from Dortmund Airport you can comfortably travel to many important locations for business and industry in Rhine-Ruhr, located often in less than an hour drive distance from the airport. See the approximate road distances from Dortmund Airport:
- distance from Dortmund Airport to Wuppertal: 55 km / 34 mi
- distance from Dortmund Airport to Essen: 46 km / 29 mi
- distance from Dortmund Airport to Bochum: 31 km / 19 mi
- distance from Dortmund Airport to Duisburg: 64 km / 40 mi
- distance from Dortmund Airport to Witten: 37 km / 23 mi
- distance from Dortmund Airport to Dusseldorf Airport: 74 km / 46 mi
- distance from Dortmund to Cologne: 92 km / 57 mi
Dortmund Airport – airlines and destinations
A fairly small airport in the past, Dortmund Airport has managed in the last decade to increase significantly the traffic as well as the network of flights. With nearly 2 million passengers served in 2013, Dortmund Airport is becoming a growingly popular alternative to the other airports of the Rhine-Ruhr area, namely Dusseldorf and Cologne/Bonn.
Major airlines at Dortmund Airport are the low-cost carriers Wizzair, Ryanair, Germanwings and Easyjet offering flights to several European cities, including popular leisure destinations.
From the UK flights to Dortmund are available with departures from London-Luton (operated by Easyjet) and from London-Stansted (with Ryanair).