Stuttgart Airport - find cheap car hire in Stuttgart with Cartrawler Germany
When travelling to Stuttgart, in Germany consider renting a car at affordable prices from renowned car hire companies providing services at Stuttgart Airport and in the city centre. For the best car hire deals try an online price comparison engine, Cartrawler, which will also guide you through a simple and safe online booking process.
Stuttgart Airport car hire companies
At Stuttgart Airport - STR car hire is available from a wide choice of well-known brands, amongst them: Avis Rent A Car, Europcar, Hertz Car Hire, Sixt Autovermietung and Enterprise Rent-A-Car.
The counters of car rental companies are located in Terminal 3, Level 2 of Stuttgart Airport.
Find the lowest rates on Stuttgart Airport car hire online
A single search on Cartrawler allows you to compare rates from many different providers of rent-a-car services at Stuttgart Airport.
Usually, the cheapest hire cars can be found in this location with prices starting from approx. £140 for a week car hire of a small city car, often a Peugeot 107 or similar.
Please note that frequently the price is only a little higher within the larger and more comfortable economy class. Often a 7-days rental of a Renault Clio, Ford Fiesta, VW Polo or similar economy hire car at Stuttgart Airport will cost from around £145-150.
For the real bargains in Stuttgart Airport car hire, however, look within the compact class of hire vehicles; offers of a week car hire of VW Golf (or similar) from around £150 are quite common on Cartrawler.
Stuttgart Airport car rental - compare prices and rental conditions
When searching for the best car hire deals at Stuttgart Airport, take time to read the ‘Rental conditions’ section of each offer.
Here you can find useful information regarding insurance, excess, mileage and fuel policies, as well as the rules for cross-border travel - particularly important if you are planning to travel in your Stuttgart hire car outside of Germany.
Given Stuttgart’s central location in Europe, it is possible to travel quickly and comfortably from the capital of Baden-Württemberg to France, Switzerland, Lichtenstein, Austria or Luxemburg (see below the distances from Stuttgart to other cities in Germany and in Europe). Many of Stuttgart Airport car hire offers allow cross-border travels to a wide range of European and Eastern European countries.
If you are a young driver, do confirm in ‘Rental conditions’ what are the minimum age requirements. Often there will be additional charge for drivers under 25 years of age.
Stuttgart Airport - location and distances
The main airport of Baden-Württemberg is located approx. 6 miles south of Stuttgart city centre, next to the A8 motorway (autobahn) which links Stuttgart to Karlsruhe in the west and Munich in the east.
Stuttgart Airport serves the capital of the Baden-Württemberg state in south-western Germany.
Baden-Württemberg is the most affluent region of Germany, thriving on economy as well as on tourism.
Other major cities of Baden-Württemberg are Ulm, Freiburg, Heilbronn, Baden-Baden, Mannheim and Karlsruhe, the latter also served by an international airport.
Read more about Karlsruhe Airport and Baden-Württemberg car hire here.
The approximate road distances from Stuttgart are:
- distance from Stuttgart to Karlsruhe: 78 km / 48 miles
- distance from Stuttgart to Baden-Baden: 105 km / 65 miles
- distance from Stuttgart to Ulm: 92 km / 57 miles
- distance from Stuttgart to Munich: 220 km / 137 miles
- distance from Stuttgart to Frankfurt: 202 km / 126 miles
- distance from Stuttgart to Basel:264 km / 165 miles
- distance from Stuttgart to Zurich:218 km / 136 miles
- distance from Stuttgart to Strasbourg: 160 km / 100 miles
Fly to Stuttgart from UK
Budget flights to Stuttgart are available from the low-cost carrier Germanwings, with departures from London Stansted and Heathrow. British Airways operates flights to Stuttgart Airport with departures from London-Heathrow.