Whether your upcoming trip to Romania is for business reasons or for spending your leisure time, you want to take into consideration the fact that renting a car will bring you a multitude of advantages: planning your time as efficiently as possible, but also a comfortable vehicle that’s always adapted to your specific needs.
In this article, we will tackle some of the following topics: the rental procedure at Premium Rent, giving you the necessary information on how to easily rent a vehicle, what type of car would be most suitable for your trip in Romania, but also other details that are country-specific, such as the legal age for driving and speed limits. These details will further guide you into a smooth process of having comfortable means of transportation in the country you’re about to visit, and also some essential local insights.

How can you rent a car in Romania?

Summer and winter are two busy seasons from a touristic perspective in Romania. From the moment you decide to plan your trip, the first thing you would want to take into consideration would be having dependable means of transportation, which in a foreign country usually means renting a car. Oftentimes, online rental services come with excellent offers that are also diverse in terms of price range and options. Naturally, the more you postpone booking for car rental services, the more you will end up having to choose between less cost-effective options.
The steps you will need to follow in order to rent a car from Premium Rent would be: filling the online form, specifying the period of time in which you will need an available car, establishing the location from which you will be picking up the vehicle, and also its technical specifications. Following this step, we will confirm the availability corresponding to the dates you requested.
If you decide to go on a spontaneous, unplanned trip to Romania, you don’t need to worry about the fact that you won’t be able to rent a car to visit your desired destinations. You can always reach out to our non-stop car rental services the moment you set foot in Romania. It’s important to keep in mind that Premium Rent doesn’t only offer car rental services just in Otopeni or Bucharest, but also in other cities such as Sibiu, Cluj-Napoca, Timisoara, Targu-Mures. Browsing for car rental services in Otopeni, Timișoara, Sibiu or Cluj-Napoca you will be able to receive 24/7 assistance that will guide you through the process of renting a car, so you can enjoy a hassle-free experience in Romania.

What is the legal age for driving in Romania?

In order to drive a car, a standard motorcycle or a medium- sized vehicle you have to be at least 18 years old in Romania. It’s also important to remember that when you reach out to car rental services, you have to comply to age limit rules that are individually established by each company. At Premium Rent you have to be at least 19 years old in order to rent a Standard class vehicle, and at least 24 to be able to rent a Premium class vehicle.
For people with ages between 19 and 24 and for those over 65 years old, we charge extra 10€/per day to a maximum of 70€/rental contract. Taking this into consideration might help you reduce your final cost.

What type of car can you rent at Premium Rent?

When it’s time to decide upon the vehicle that you wish to rent, it’s important to take into consideration several factors that might, more or less, influence the final decision. Firstly, it’s important to know beforehand if you will be accompanied by friends or family while traveling. Having this in mind, you will find in our Premium fleet, vehicles of different styles and categories from which you can choose the one that best fits your needs.
Have you ever considered that any trip can be a memorable one? At Premium Rent, you can rent a car from the Premium class, so you can enjoy a relaxed trip. The car models available in this class are BMW 5th series, BMW X5, Mercedes GLC 220, Mercedes GLA.
For families with children, you might want to take into consideration renting a more spacious vehicle with a bigger storage size for extra luggage.
Also, giving the fact that most of your time will be spent on the road, it’s important that the car you choose to also be comfortable. Our options from the Family or Standard classes can be very suitable for these criteria.
Premium Rent can also offer the possibility of equipping your rented vehicle with child safety car seat. The most suitable options for families are Dacia Duster, Kia Sportage, Opel Crossland, Ford or Ford Focus SW.
If you decide to travel with a group of friends you might want to take a look at our 7 seats, 5+2 seats or 8+1seats vehicles, so you can enjoy a bigger, well-compartmentalized space, that can offer you a relaxing trip until your final destination. Our car models from this category are: VW Caravelle 8+1, 2.0TDI, Automat – DSG; VW Caddy 2019, Caravelle TDI 8+1; Dacia Lodgy Diesel 5+2.

What are the speed limits in Romania?

In Romania, the speed limits are 50km/h in cities, 100km/h for national-European roads and 130km/h for highways. GPS apps can help you keep track of speed limits and they will also help you to find the best itinerary for your destination. Premium Rent also offers GPS navigation systems or wifi devices that are available on 300 of our cars. You can find out more about this option from the frequently asked questions section.
To be up to date with our offers and services, you can access our site www.premiumrent.ro, or you can call non-stop at +40 217 967 151.