Cheap car rental Weeze Airport – car hire in western Germany
Weeze Airport - NRN, in the Lower Rhine land of western Germany is one of the airports slightly misleadingly named by its major carrier, Ryanair. Despite the significant distance – 50 miles – to Dusseldorf, the Irish airline insists on marketing the airport as ‘Dusseldorf Weeze Airport’. The former name, ‘Niederrhein Airport’ is still in Germany.
Opel Adam – a three door city car is frequently amongst the cheapest Weeze Airport rental car deals on Cartrawler.
Situated near the border with the Netherlands, Weeze Airport is frequently used by the Dutch travellers. A major Dutch city Nijmegen, is located 30 miles (by road) from Weeze, so considerably closer than Dusseldorf itself.
Ryanair route map Weeze
In early 2017, Weeze Ryanair flugplan- meaning flight schedule, included 45 destinations on year round and seasonal routes, the large majority of them to the popular holiday resorts of southern Europe.
Amongst destinations available from Weeze during the whole year were: Alicante, Faro, Fuerteventura, Malaga, Palma de Mallorca, Rhodes, Tenerife South and Thessaloniki.
In the summer season it is possible to travel from Weeze to Cagliari, Chania, Corfu, Ibiza, Malta and Zadar, among others.
UK routes to Weeze are available from London-Luton and Edinburgh.
Car rental Weeze Airport
If you are travelling to the Rhineland via Weeze airport, be it in business or on a leisure trip, car rented directly at the airport may be the most efficient means of transportation. The well developed and industrialized area western Germany benefit from a thick network of motorways which allows quick access to major cities of the region, both in Germany and in the Netherlands (see further below the table of approximate road distances from Weeze Airport).
Car rental services at Flughafen Weeze/Niederrhein are provided by several major rent-a-car companies, amongst them Avis, Hertz, Dollar, Europcar and Hertz. It is also possible to rent cars from the low-cost car rental companies such as Interrent, Keddy and Flizzr.
The desks of Weeze Airport car rental companies are located in the terminal, opposite the arrival area. Rental cars are parked in a dedicated area, in front of the terminal.
The cheapest Weeze rental cars are usually available from about £ 120 for a week, in the class of small city cars, such as Opel Adam, Hyundai i10, VW Up or similar.
With a fairly small price difference, however, it is may times a better deal to rent a considerably larger car, in compact or intermediate class.
As it is quite frequent in Germany, the German makes as BMW or Mercedes, often also in the premium segment, are usually available at competitive rates to rent at the airport.
Mercedes C-Class Estate for approximately £ 350 for a week is not an unusual car rental deal in Weeze.
Car rental Germany – watch out for limited mileage
When planning to cover great distances in your Germany rental car, look for offers with unlimited mileage. Restrictions of mileage are quite common amongst Weeze Airport car rental companies, being applied not only by the low-cost providers but also by the major players on the local rent-a-car market.
When booking Weeze Airport rental car check the offer description for possible mileage caps, which may be expressed either by a daily limit of kilometres or by a limit applied to the whole rental.
Weeze Airport – distances
Road distances between Weeze Airport and larger cities in the region:
- distance Weeze Airport to Dusseldorf: 50 mi / 80 km
- distance Weeze – Amsterdam: 101 mi / 163 km
- Weeze to Dortmund: 72 mi / 115 km
- distance from Weeze Airport to Duisburg: 37 mi / 60 km
- Weeze Airport to Nijmegen: 31 mi / 50 km
- distance from Weeze Airport to Cologne: 70 mi / 113 km