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    Car Hire Weekend specials

    Weekend Car Hire Special Prices

    If you are on the look-out for weekend car hire deals in particular or are simply looking to take a holiday that has been booked for a while to the next level by hiring a car, then congratulations - you are in the right place! Auto Europe can confidently offer you the best prices on the market with minimum hassle.

    We all know how hard it can be to find the time for a longer holiday alongside work or family commitments, but this doesn’t have to mean that your travel itch must remain unscratched. Shorter weekend or city breaks have become incredibly popular in recent years, thanks to cheaper flights and greater connectivity between cities – in fact, the world has never been closer to your doorstep! There’s nothing like a short holiday to get you feeling fresh, with boosted productivity at work and ready to take on the challenges of everyday life. Contemporary travellers are finding more and more that it’s possible to fit lots of short weekend breaks into the year!

    If you’re one such customer with their eye on a weekend away, Auto Europe can offer you some of the best deals. We’ve been in the car rental business since 1954 and have long relationships all of the most reliable suppliers, which means that we can bring our customers the lowest prices on the market. We love being able to offer our customers a huge selection of vehicles in more than 24,000 locations across the planet, on the same day if need be, with an excellent 48-hour cancellation policy. Our immense, global fleet of cars is just a few clicks away, where you can choose whatever type of vehicle best suits your needs, whether that be economy, family or luxury convertible. Booking with Auto Europe is certain to save you time and money on your car rental, leaving you with more time to plan and enjoy the rest of your holiday. Visit our website and within seconds you can browse our car rental offers in over 180 countries. Our booking engine is easy to use and guarantees a safe and speedy online reservation. Also, you can save heavily with our special promotions for weekend car hire! If you choose to take advantage of these weekend deals, you will find yourself saving even more than on weekdays.

    Take a look at the following weekend car hire examples from 20.05.2022 until 23.05.2022:
    Budget BREMEN FROM £28*
    Hertz LYON FROM £42*
    Sixt BRUSSELS FROM £62*
    Thrifty ZURICH FROM £70*
    Europcar LUTON FROM £89*

    *Weekend price deals are only valid when booking is Friday to Monday. Drop-off must take place by Monday 10AM. Please note: Changes to the displayed prices, as well as their suspension, can take place without prior notice.

    Car rental availability on Weekends

    Usually, the availability of car hire is dependent on a combination of factors, such as booking during high and low season, or how popular your chosen destination is. However, if you choose to book through Auto Europe, you can be sure that no matter what time of year or how busy the city, we will find a car for you, thanks to our relationships with a vast number of international and local suppliers in locations worldwide. This means that our customers can simply focus on choosing the car hire that best fits their needs, without worrying about competing with other customers over a limited selection of vehicles.

    Our most popular vehicles tend to be the same cars that most of us drive at home. Year in, year out, our customers return to Auto Europe and choose compact, estate, mid-range and full-size vehicles to enhance their weekend city breaks and road trips. The number of persons travelling and their combined budget has a large influence over which cars our customers tend to choose, however low cost cars in the mini and economy categories often prove very popular. Bigger groups usually choose to hire a full-size car or a seven-seater van, so as to comfortably fit each person and their luggage. Other factors that commonly affect the availability of our fleets are:

    • Choice of destination: popular city versus lesser-visited rural location.
    • Choice of date: peak versus shoulder or low-season.
    Shoulder Season Weekend Car Rentals
    Shoulder season weekend car hire
    The terminology, ‘shoulder season’ refers to the months just before and after peak season, which varies from place to place. This period is usually synonymous with decent weather at slightly lower (often more pleasurable) temperatures than summer, less crowds and lower prices. During these periods, lower demand means greater car hire availability for customers.
    Off-Season Weekend Car Rentals
    Off-season weekend car rentals

    Generally, this quieter period has an effect on local businesses that revolve around the tourist trade. Often restaurants and shops close temporarily or reduce their opening hours. In some locations, the weather will be less desirable, unless of course you are planning a snow-sports holiday. In terms of car hire, this can have the positive knock-on effect, meaning that fleets are fully stocked and prices are often unbelievably low.