Car Hire in Sofia, Oblast Sofia City

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Sofia, Bulgaria
19 Aug — 26 Aug
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Sofia, Bulgaria
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Fri 26/8
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Best deals found for Sofia, Oblast Sofia City car hires

Find great deals below on a variety of popular hire cars in Sofia, Oblast Sofia City
Nissan Qashqai
or similar Intermediate SUV
Up to 5 passengers

£22/day

10 Nov - 12 Nov
Nissan Qashqai
Audi A3
or similar Intermediate
Up to 5 passengers
4-door vehicles

£16/day

24 Oct - 31 Oct
Audi A3
Kia Sportage
or similar Standard
Up to 5 passengers

£16/day

13 Nov - 15 Nov
Kia Sportage
Toyota Yaris
or similar Economy
Up to 2 passengers

£6/day

9 Nov - 11 Nov
Toyota Yaris
Peugeot 308 SW
or similar Compact estate car
Up to 4 passengers

£12/day

9 Nov - 11 Nov
Peugeot 308 SW
Nissan Qashqai
or similar Intermediate SUV
Up to 5 passengers

£30/day

9 Nov - 11 Nov
Nissan Qashqai
Ford Focus
or similar Compact
Up to 4 passengers

£16/day

13 Nov - 15 Nov
Ford Focus
Audi A3
or similar Intermediate
Up to 5 passengers
4-door vehicles

£18/day

9 Nov - 11 Nov
Audi A3
Toyota Yaris
or similar Economy
Up to 2 passengers

£12/day

13 Nov - 15 Nov
Toyota Yaris

Important information about Sofia car hire

You can access about 187 car hire locations in Sofia with providers from multiple local and foreign brands. They present different models to tackle various itinerary needs, including a cheap car rental in Sofia for a user-friendly and affordable experience. Notably, some providers have on-airport services to enhance your convenience when dealing with a busy schedule. hired cars in Sofia give you the freedom to move around the city for business or pleasure with ease, allowing access to attractions such as the starting point of the Boyana Waterfall and the St. Aleksandar Nevski Cathedral. You can also drive to Vitosha for skiing and hiking activities with coworkers, friends, or family. The interconnecting streets and major roads like Georgi Rakovski Street and Ivan Ivanov Boulevard, make it more comfortable to reach amenities within the city centre such as restaurants, hospitals, and malls. You can also link to locations outside the town via the Sofia Ring Road. Sofia includes various parking systems such as Park & Ride, free and paid spaces for maximum convenience.

In Sofia, the Urban Mobility Centre (UMC) is the company in charge of all parking and transport, making it easier to track payment requirements during your movement around the city. You can utilise the short-term parking zones available in the Green and Blue types. The former has a maximum 2-hour restriction, and the latter features a 4-hour limit. You can get some free parking areas and Park & Ride options for more pocket-friendly usage outside these zones. Weekday traffic occurs mainly in the early morning and early evening rush hours around central to accommodate commuters, so you can spend some time in a restaurant or at home and leave after the congestion. Using a people carrier rental from Sofia car rentals, you can drive about an hour away to the Kotlite Waterfall and monasteries at Godech city for an adventurous ride with loved ones. The compact city centre is at a walkable distance, but the far-paced Sofia attractions make it convenient and practical to rent a vehicle.

You can comfortably opt for a luxury car rental in Sofia because the city has a good transportation system. Bulgarians drive on the road's right side, overtake from the left, and have the headlights turned on throughout the operation, even during daytime. The regulations also state that you must have a reflective jacket, hazard triangle, first-aid kit, and fire extinguisher in your ride, even when driving rental cars in Sofia. You must ensure that all passengers, including those seated at the back, put on their seat belt throughout the ride. The law also restricts kids aged 12 and below from sitting in the front seat. You can drive your vehicle from hired cars in Sofia to attend various social gatherings, though be sure not to drink irresponsibly since Bulgaria strictly limits the blood alcohol to 0.05%. We recommend that you stay up to date with recent laws by advising the city's department of vehicles.

Generally, hired cars in Sofia allow transactions if you show proof of identification via an ID or passport and a valid driving license held for at least one year. You must be at least 20 years of age to rent a car but expect to incur a surcharge typically placed on drivers under 25 years. Most rental providers need you to bring an International Driving Permit, which serves translation purposes for foreign licenses written in the non-Latin-based alphabet.


Sofia, Oblast Sofia City car hire deals found on momondo

Find the car hire in Sofia that's right for you

Small cars

£8 - £30

All Car Types

£21 - £85

The average price of a Small hire in Sofia, Bulgaria is £15. The cheapest time to hire a Small in Sofia, Bulgaria is in February. The price is 50% lower than the rest of the year at just £8 per day. A Small car hire is typically 66% less expensive than the average car hire in Sofia. The average price of a car hire in Sofia can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your car hire. Below are the best prices for Sofia Small rentals found on momondo in the past week.

The average price of a Medium hire in Sofia, Bulgaria is £25. The cheapest time to hire a Medium in Sofia, Bulgaria is in November. The price is 48% lower than the rest of the year at just £13 per day. A Medium car hire is typically 47% less expensive than the average car hire in Sofia. The average price of a car hire in Sofia can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your car hire. Below are the best prices for Sofia Medium rentals found on momondo in the past week.

The average price of a Large hire in Sofia, Bulgaria is £49. The cheapest time to hire a Large in Sofia, Bulgaria is in October. The price is 43% lower than the rest of the year at just £28 per day. A Large car hire is typically 5% more expensive than the average car hire in Sofia. The average price of a car hire in Sofia can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your car hire.

The average price of a SUV hire in Sofia, Bulgaria is £31. The cheapest time to hire a SUV in Sofia, Bulgaria is in October. The price is 60% lower than the rest of the year at just £13 per day. A SUV car hire is typically 32% less expensive than the average car hire in Sofia. The average price of a car hire in Sofia can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your car hire. Below are the best prices for Sofia SUV rentals found on momondo in the past week.

The average price of a Van hire in Sofia, Bulgaria is £37. The cheapest time to hire a Van in Sofia, Bulgaria is in November. The price is 53% lower than the rest of the year at just £18 per day. A Van car hire is typically 20% less expensive than the average car hire in Sofia. The average price of a car hire in Sofia can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your car hire. Below are the best prices for Sofia Van rentals found on momondo in the past week.

The average price of a Luxury hire in Sofia, Bulgaria is £83. The cheapest time to hire a Luxury in Sofia, Bulgaria is in November. The price is 37% lower than the rest of the year at just £53 per day. A Luxury car hire is typically 44% more expensive than the average car hire in Sofia. The average price of a car hire in Sofia can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your car hire.

The average price of a Convertible hire in Sofia, Bulgaria is £151. The cheapest time to hire a Convertible in Sofia, Bulgaria is in January. The price is 89% lower than the rest of the year at just £18 per day. A Convertible car hire is typically 69% more expensive than the average car hire in Sofia. The average price of a car hire in Sofia can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your car hire.

Toyota Yaris
or similar Economy
Up to 2 passengers

£6/day

9 Nov - 11 Nov
Toyota Yaris
Ford Focus
or similar Compact
Up to 4 passengers

£11/day

23 Oct - 30 Oct
Ford Focus

Sofia car hire directory

All major car hire suppliers in Sofia, Oblast Sofia City
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2 reviews3 locations
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10.0

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10.0

Pick-up/drop-off

10.0

Value

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12 reviews7 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.6

Comfort

6.6

Overall

6.6

Pick-up/drop-off

8.0

Value

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Quick facts about car hire in Sofia

Get the overview on great hire deals, popular car hire companies, and best car types for your visit in Sofia

Most Popular Agency

Top Rent-A-Car

Popular Car Types

Economy, Mini, Compact

Cheapest Hire Car

£11

Most Popular Model

Hyundai Accent
The most popular Sofia car hire agency found on momondo this month is Top Rent-A-Car. Other top choices for car hire companies are MEXRENTACAR and ADDCAR RENTAL
The following car types were offered at car hire companies in Sofia in the past 72 hours: Economy, Mini, Compact.
The lowest price for a car hire in Sofia is £11/day. For this area, you can expect average prices starting from £26/day.
The most popular car model to hire in Sofia in the past 7 days is the Hyundai Accent. Our users also prefer the Fiat Panda as an alternative.

Find popular attractions close to your car hire pick-up

Visit these must-see attractions near popular car hire locations in Sofia

Nearby attractions:

Bulgarian National Film Archive3.9 mi
Boyana Church7.9 mi

Nearby attractions:

Bulgarian National Film Archive88.7 mi
Boyana Church90.1 mi

Nearby attractions:

Bulgarian National Film Archive4.1 mi
Boyana Church7.4 mi

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Driving with a car hire in Sofia - FAQs

Learn everything there is to know about hiring a car in Sofia so you can be properly prepared for your next trip

For a weekend in September, the best deals in Sofia start from around £9 up to around £23. For a one-week car hire in Sofia, prices in September average £36, with the best deals starting at £6.

Hiring a car in Sofia is cheapest when using NU Car at their location in the city. The best daily rate a momondo has found is £5, but typically it’s best to assume your rental will cost £11/day.

When you hire a car in Sofia, popular agencies such as Hertz, Thrifty, and Alamo will generally offer free cancellation. While momondo does not have any control over cancellation policies for rental cars in Sofia, we can help you find the cheapest car to hire for your upcoming trip.

Hiring a Standard car in Sofia during the month of September is the preferred choice of most travellers. With temperatures averaging 11 °C and precipitation around 30 mm during September, a Standard size car is more than capable of handling these weather conditions. This is the perfect rental car type for wet roads and above-freezing temperatures. Hiring a Standard in Sofia will cost you £29/day on average.

Top Rent-A-Car is the car hire company with the most locations in Sofia, Bulgaria. At those 12 locations, you can expect to pay a daily rate of £28 in Sofia, Bulgaria.

The speed limit in Sofia is 35 mph, unless otherwise stated on road signs. Sofia also has a suburban speed limit of 55 mph which is strictly enforced. If you find yourself on a motorway in Sofia, be aware that the speed limit is generally 90 mph.

Typically, the weather in Sofia through the month of August is 20 °C and the expected precipitation is 40 mm. This is important information to know when hiring a car so you can be sure to rent the perfect car for the expected weather.

Travellers looking to leave from Sofia on a road trip around Oblast Sofia City or the surrounding areas during the month of August should expect temperatures around 20 °C and about 40 mm of possible rain through the month.


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You should book a car hire in Sofia using momondo because it is quick, free and easy to use and could save you money. momondo does the hard work of finding the car hire prices and policies, all you need to do is compare and choose what works best for your trip.

momondo enables you to find the best car hire deal in Sofia by providing useful filters to narrow your search. Filters include, but are not limited to: price, body type, rental company and specific policies that you may want.

Free cancellation is a policy that can be filtered on momondo car hire searches for Sofia and all other locations. Availability may vary by location.

momondo specifically allows you to search for car hire in Sofia with fair fuel policies.

You certainly can. momondo has a dedicated filter for enhanced cleaning services for all car hire locations including Sofia.

Absolutely. You can specifically filter for car hire deals in Sofia with unlimited mileage on momondo.


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