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Compact car rental Zielona Gora Airport - in this class Toyota Auris is a popular model, available from for example Panek Car Rental Poland
Zielona Gora Airport (IEG) is a small regional airport in Western Poland operating primarily flights from the Polish capital. In 2014 flights Warsaw-Chopin Airport – Zielona Gora Airport were available from Sprintair airline. Eurolot, the subsidiary of LOT Polish Airlines offered seasonal routes to Zielona Gora from Krakow.
The airport is situated approx. 22 miles northeast of Zielona Gora city centre, in the town of Babimost. The name Zielona Gora-Babimost Airport (or Lotnisko Zielona Góra-Babimost, in Polish) is often used locally.
Zielona Gora (or 'Zielona Góra' according to Polish spelling) is one of the largest cities of Lubuskie province in Western Poland, by the border with Germany.
Zielona Gora car rental – cheaper at the airport
Car hire in Zielona Gora is available from large international brands, such as Avis Rent A car, as well as from popular Polish car rental companies, Panek and Rentis.
Often, it is slightly cheaper to rent a car from Zielona Gora Airport, than in the city centre. For the most competitive rates, use Cartrawler search engine to compare prices from several car rental companies operating at Zielona Gora Airport before booking.
Cartrawler displays current rates of Zielona Gora car hire in a wide range of rental classes, from small city cars, through economy and compact classes, to luxury/premium vehicles. SUV’s minivans and minibuses are also available to rent from Zielona Gora Airport, booking well in advance, however, are recommended.
Minivans (here Ford Galaxy) are available to rent from Zielona Gora Airport in Poland.
Zielona Gora tourist attractions
The city with a population of approx. 118,000 is an important cultural centre of Western Poland, hosting renowned institutions such as Zielona Gora University, Lubuski Theatre or Zielona Gora Philharmonic.
The city offers an interesting choice of museums, amongst them the Zielona Gora Wine Museum, the only one of the kind in Poland. Despite the rather harsh Polish climate, Zielona Gora is one of the few places in Poland offering conditions to vine growing and wine production has been a local tradition for over two centuris now. Zielona Gora Wine Festival, held every year in Septemeber is one of the greatest attractions of the city, attracting visitors from all over Poland, as well as from abroad. A curious fact: one of Zielona Gora vineyards is located in the very town centre.
The Lubuskie Province is a very picturesque area with its many woodlands and lakes. For tourists enjoying great outdoors, a number of hiking routes are available from Zielona Gora. It is also possible to take boat cruises on the River Oder and horse ride in Zielona Gora area.
Zielona Gora distances
Take advantage of your hire car and discover the Zielona Gora surroundings at your own pace. Below are approximate road distances from Zielona Gora to some of the places of interest in the area:
- distance from Zielona Gora to Wolsztyn: 60 km / 37 mi
- distance from Zielona Gora to Swiebodzin: 44 km / 27 mi
- distance from Zielona Gora to Wroclaw: 158 km / 99 mi
- distance Zielona Gora – Poznan: 145 km / 90 mi
- distance Zielona Gora – Boleslawiec: 90 km / 56 mi
- distance Zielona Gora – Gubin (on the border with Germany): 60 km / 37 mi
- distance Zielona Gora – Berlin: 180 km / 112 mi