Discover all range of extras and protection options

Do you need any extras when you hire a car? From a range of fuel options to child seats for families or the choice of adding another driver in our Explorers Package, we’ve got you covered. You choose the optional extras you want – maybe you need a rack for your skis (take a look at the winter equipment package) or want extra protection – we offer all the car hire extras you need for a relaxing journey.

Car Hire Protection

We offer three different packages: Basic Protection, Medium Protection and Premium Protection each with different levels of protection and reduction of excess amounts Choose from a range of different packages to reduce the excess:

  • Basic Protection – covers theft and collision damage

  • Medium Protection (*) – theft, collision damage and windscreen, mirror, headlight and tyre damage and personal injury. 

  • Premium Protection (*) – all above benefits plus personal effects and the option to reduce the excess to zero. It also includes personal accident protection that provides indemnity for drivers and people in the vehicle (up to €200,000 per individual) in case of bodily injury or death.

(*) Packages can apply different rules in each country. Please check with your local station.

Car Hire Winter Equipment

If skiing is on your agenda and you need a ski rack with your car hire, we can take care of it. With a ski rack there’s no need to worry about the size of car you hire or if your skis will fit. Our winter equipment extra means you can transport your winter sports gear safely and securely.

The winter equipment package allows more room inside your hire car for you and your passengers and is the convenient way to carry your skis.

Car Hire Fuel Options

Sometimes it’s hard to find a petrol station near your car hire drop off point to return the car with a full tank of fuel. Why not take the worry of this away and choose our full tank option? You simply pay for a tank of fuel up front and drop the car off at the end of the hire term with no need to fill the tank.

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Car Hire Explorers

With the car hire Explorers package you can:

  • rent a GPS to ensure you don´t have to rely on your smartphone, never get lost and always arrive at your destination on time.

  • add an additional driver so you can share the driving and arrive feeling refreshed

Explorers gives you flexibility with your car hire.

Car Hire Young Driver

It’s often difficult to hire a car if you’re under 26, but not with Europcar. All you need to do is check the terms and conditions of the country you’re hiring a car in and pay the small surcharge. The competitive rates we offer open up the option of hiring a car for younger drivers*.

* Not available in every country. Check local station for availability.

Car Hire Families

Taking your own child seats on holiday can be inconvenient and expensive. We offer a range of child seats to hire with your car so you’ve one less thing to think about. Hire a child’s car seat that conforms to the highest safety standards and all you need to worry about is the rest of the baggage that comes with taking children on a road trip!