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We want to welcome you to Oscar Car Rental. If you are looking for a rental car in Nijmegen and its surroundings, we have the best solution for you. Oscar is a transparent car rental business that has it's main goal of always being locally available in exactly your area. We always include 100 free kilometers per day and insurance in our regular rentals.

All you need to do is to use the search bar on the top of this page. Search for the city that you want to rent from, as well as the vehicle you wish to rent, and you are already halfway through renting a car in Nijmegen with Oscar.

Starting out in Denmark, in less than just two years of business, Oscar Car Rental has become one of the most popular rental companies in Denmark. The customers rate the company with 4,6 out of 5, being very satisfied with the transparency of the company as well as with the great service of our customer service.

Support your local car rental in Nijmegen

One of our main goals is to work together with local workshops and car dealers, to support the local businesses. And for that very reason, we are able to have several locations all around the towns and cities and not just in the main locations, such as airports, big cities, and harbours. We want to be near you and make it easier for you to find a car right next to your home. Furthermore, we offer an easy search experience on our website without hidden fees.

Oscar rental locations in and around Nijmegen

Nijmegen

Does not receive cars outside of business hours
Weurtseweg 301, 6541 AT Nijmegen
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Nijmegen Noord

Receives cars outside opening hours (via keybox)
Koopmansweg 3, 6515 AK Nijmegen
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Wijchen

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Mussenbergseweg 17, 6604 BS Wijchen
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Gendt

Receives cars outside opening hours (via keybox)
Langstraat 225, 6691 ED Gendt
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Huissen

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Nijversheidstraat 10a, 6851 EJ Huissen
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Elst

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Industrieweg 26, 6662 PA Elst
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Heteren

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Weerbroek 3, 6666 ML Heteren
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Rent a car in Nijmegen

Nijmegen is one of the bigger cities in the Netherlands with a population of about 170,000. It was first founded in Roman times as a fortress beside the Waal River that runs through it. The city center is quite compact and can be crossed by foot within 15 minutes. Nijmegen’s probably greatest claim to fame is its status as the oldest city in the Netherlands, having been founded in AD 50.

Why should you rent a car in Nijmegen?

It's all about the details when it comes to choosing a destination for your next vacation. But one of those important factors about Nijmegen is certainly how you'll get around after arriving - will you be able find public transport?

For most people, renting a car is the best option. Car rental gives you the freedom to explore things at your own pace and see all the side of beautiful Nijmegen.

Here are just a few of the reasons why:

  1. Nijmegen is a large city with plenty to see and do. If you're relying on public transportation, you'll likely find yourself spending a lot of time simply getting from place to place. But with a rental car, you can easily get around and make the most of your time in Nijmegen.
  2. A rental car gives you the freedom to explore beyond the city limits. While there's plenty to see and do in Nijmegen itself, there's also a lot to discover in the surrounding area. With a rental car, you can easily visit nearby towns and attractions.
  3. A rental car is often more affordable than other transportation options. When you factor in the cost of taxis or public transportation, renting a car can actually be quite economical.
  4. Rental cars in Nijmegen are a great option if you're traveling in groups with e.g. friends or family. It’s more convenient than trying to coordinate everyone's schedules and therefore makes it much easier!

Top attractions in Nijmegen

There are many things to see and do in Nijmegen and below is a list of a few of them.

Waalbrug

The oldest and biggest attraction in Nijmegen is the Waalbrug. The bridge was built around 1935, but it has seen many changes since then! One of these changes was made by students from Radboud University when they turned a part of it into a giant piano. Because of the piano, the bridge can be seen by many tourists and visitors.

Valkhof Museum

Another famous attraction in Nijmegen is the Valkhof Museum. The museum features artworks from a variety of famous artists like Van Gogh, Rembrandt, and more. It also has some historical items from different periods like Roman artifacts and medieval paintings that are centuries old! If you want to learn about history in Nijmegen or elsewhere in the Netherlands, then this museum is perfect for you!

Goffertpark

There is also one very popular park called the Goffertpark. In this park, there are both sports fields as well as playgrounds with swings and other fun things for children. There's even an open-air theatre where live performances take place, like concerts and plays. If you want to enjoy nature in a city setting, the Goffertpark is the perfect place for you!

Valkhof Fortress

The Valkhof fortress has played a significant role in the history of the Netherlands. Situated on a hill overlooking the city of Nijmegen, it was first built by the Romans in the 1st century AD. In the Middle Ages, the fortress was expanded and strengthened, and it served as a major defensive outpost against invasions from both France and Germany.

Today, the Valkhof is a popular tourist destination, and its outer walls offer stunning views of the city below. Visitors can also explore the remains of the inner castle, which include an ancient chapel and several underground tunnels. With its rich history and beautiful setting, the Valkhof is undoubtedly one of the Netherlands' most prized cultural treasures.

The Stevenskerk

There's also The Stevenskerk church that was built in 1399 and still stands today. And if you're looking for something off the beaten path, there are plenty of beautiful parks, forests, and other natural areas all around Nijmegen that are worth visiting when you visit this historic city.

The surroundings around Nijmegen

Drive around with Oscar Car Rental and enjoy 100km per day for free. Insurance coverage is already included as well.

Nijmegen is a city in the Netherlands. It is located in the east of the country, close to the German border. The city is situated in a rural area, surrounded by forests and rivers. Nijmegen is a popular tourist destination, thanks to its beautiful surroundings and historical landmarks. Close to Nijmegen the natural park of Mookerheide resides. Mookerheide is home to some extraordinary dutch nature and wildlife.

Renting a car in Nijmegen to travel abroad?

If you need to travel outside the borders of the Netherlands, you must get an international insurance, in order to be covered and insured outside the country.

We would also like to remind you which documents you will need to have ready when you pick up the car at one of our locations: standard driving license (type B) and a credit or debit card.

The Oscar location in Nijmegen may ask you for a deposit, depending on the type of reservation, e.g. car type, age of the main driver, number of days, etc.

Oscar Car Rental locations

If you want to discover where you can find the locations in Nijmegen, you just go to the top of this page and click on "locations" in the top menu. There, you will find an interactive map with more details.

Stop wasting time and money traveling to a big city or airport for rental car service. Oscar provides convenient, local access so you can get on with your journey quickly - without additional fees! Rely on us for fast pickup and delivery of your vehicle at an affordable price.

Our Oscar Car Rental fleet

At Oscar Car Rental Nijmegen, you will find all kinds of vehicles. Our locations provide different car types: small, medium, and big size, but you can also rent a minibus with up to 9 seats. If you need to move bigger items, you can also rent a van or moving truck.

Opening hours in Nijmegen

Get informed about the opening hours on our locations in Nijmegen. Click on "locations" in the top menu of this page. You will find an interactive map where you can click at every location to check on the opening hours. After clicking at the location, you will also be able to see the specific address of this location you clicked on.

The pickup and delivery times are established per location but they will always be from morning to morning.

Local, easy and affordable car rental

If you want to book a car with Oscar, you just need to check the cars available around your location. Once you have finished the reservation process, we guarantee you a really easy pickup and delivery service.

The simple steps of booking a car with Oscar

Only 3 steps and you will have your reservation! Here are the simple steps:

  • Step 1: Write your postcode or the name of your city on the search bar on the website. Choose the exact dates you will like to rent a car and click on "search". You will be able to see a list of locations and the cars available per location. Select the vehicle and check what you want to include in your rental. In this section, you need to add the extra km needed, the insurance, the extra driver (if needed), and any extra accessories.
  • Step 2: Introduce your personal information. We will need your full name, phone number, email, date of birth, and a personal password you will need to create in order to have a user with Oscar. With this user, you will be able to log in to our website and mobile app to see your reservations.
  • Step 3: Payment information. You need to fill up the credit card details and you are ready to pay. You will receive a confirmation email with the reservation's confirmation. You are ready to drive one of our rental cars!

Buy extra kilometers in advance and save money

You do not need to wait until the pickup date to add more kilometres to your rental. You can book extra kilometers during the reservation process and you will save money. These are the following discounts:

  • 100 km - Save 10%
  • 200 km - Save 20%
  • 300 km - Save 30%
  • 400 km - Save 40%

Oscar Car Rental subscription

Do you need a vehicle in Nijmegen for more than 28 consecutive days? Find the best prices and offers with our Oscar Subscription. You will get a better price for longer rentals. We include 40km per day and the possibility to include extra kilometers with big discounts. Get more information via our customer service phone, chat, or email.

Oscar Customer Service

We are always at your disposal for any doubt or question you have before, during, or after your booking process. Do you want to know how much the rental costs? Or do you need to know the locations near you? Or which type of car has one specific location?

For any request or extra information, please feel. free to contact our customer service through:

How was your experience with Oscar in Nijmegen?

If you already tried renting a car with Oscar, we would be very happy to learn how your experience was during your rental with Oscar. We are always open to listening to new suggestions for us to improve our product and services, and would also love to hear about your great experiences with Oscar!

We kindly encourage you to write about your personal experience with us on Trustpilot, as your opinion is very important for us to understand our weaknesses and strengths.

Frequently asked questions about car rental in Nijmegen

We have gathered some of the questions that we frequently receive from our customers in Nijmegen:

What does car rental cost in Nijmegen?

You can rent a car from just €25,00 per day at Oscar Car Rental in Nijmegen. The price includes 100 km per day and the liability insurance is already included.

Does the van rental require a specific driver's license?

You do not need a specific driver's license to be allowed by law to drive a van, moving truck, or minibus in the Netherlands. You may drive all our vehicles in Nijmegen with a regular driving license (B), so you can reserve these cars with us without a problem.

Do I have to pay extra if I am younger than 25 years old?

No, we do not charge a fee for young drivers. You can rent a car at the same price in Nijmegen even though you are younger than 25. In some cases, we will set a higher deposit. However, you will get the deposit back at the end of the rental period. Finally, some cars have a customer age restriction.

How do I get a discount on my car rental?

When you choose to rent a car at Oscar Car Rental Nijmegen, you can get a discount by placing your booking through our app. In the Oscar app, you get access to our loyalty program, which gives you a 10% discount on the rental prices of normal bookings as a minimum.

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