Rent a car in Utrecht

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Car rental Utrecht

We want to welcome you to Oscar Car Rental in Utrecht. If you are looking for a rental car in Utrecht 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 with Oscar.

Starting out in Denmark, in less than just two years of business, Oscar has become the rental company that most Danes know and love. The customers rate the company with 4,5 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 Utrecht

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 Utrecht

Utrecht Leidsche Rijn

Does not receive cars outside of business hours
Meijewetering 1, 3543 AA Utrecht
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Opening hours

Sunday: Closed


Does not receive cars outside of business hours
Veluwehaven 2, 3433 PW Nieuwegein
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Opening hours

Sunday: Closed

Rent a car in Utrecht

Utrecht is a charming city in the Netherlands, known for its picturesque canals and beautiful old buildings dating back to the medieval era. Whether you're looking for a relaxing weekend getaway or a chance to explore some of Europe's most fascinating history, Utrecht has something for everyone.

Situated along one of Holland's main rivers, Utrecht is well connected to both Amsterdam and other cities across Europe via train. In addition to its rich cultural heritage, Utrecht is also known as an important hub of higher education, boasting several world-class universities within its city limits.

Why rent a car in Utrecht?

It's all about the details when it comes to choosing a destination for your next vacation. But one of those important factors about Utrecht is certainly how you'll get around after arriving at that beautiful location - 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 that Utrecht has to offer.

Here are just a few of the reasons why:

  1. Utrecht 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 Utrecht.
  2. A rental car gives you the freedom to explore beyond the city limits. While there's plenty to see and do in Utrecht 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. Renting a car can be more affordable than other transportation options. For example, when you factor in the cost of taxis or public transport it actually becomes quite economical to rent a car in Utrecht and its surroundings.
  4. Rental cars 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 Utrecht

Some of the most popular in Utrecht include:

Dom Tower

First up on our list is Dom Tower, the iconic medieval tower that dominates the skyline of Utrecht. This towering structure stands at over 400 feet tall and offers incredible views of the city below. Visitors can also climb to the top to see one of the oldest working astronomical clocks in Europe.


Another must-see attraction in Utrecht is Oudegracht (Old Canal). This canal, which is over 1000 years old, offers visitors a chance to see the city from a unique perspective. Boats can be rented for short or long trips through this lovely canal, and it’s also a popular place for dining, shopping, and entertainment.

Museum Speelklok

If you’re interested in history and architecture, then you won’t want to miss Museum Speelklok or Centraal Museum. Both of these museums offer incredible collections that showcase Utrecht’s rich cultural heritage. Whether you enjoy classical music or Dutch art, there are plenty of things to explore here.

Food scene in Utrecht

Finally, the food scene in Utrecht is top notch! If you’re looking for great restaurants with delicious food, you’ll find plenty to choose from. Whether you prefer fine dining or casual restaurants with fast service, there are options for everyone.

The surroundings around Utrecht

Drive around with Oscar Car Rental and enjoy 100km per day for free. Plus, you'll have insurance coverage on your driving adventures.

The surroundings of Utrecht are picturesque, with cyclists and pedestrians sharing the narrow streets with cars. The city is surrounded by green fields and there are many canals running through it. One of the most popular tourist destinations in the Netherlands is just outside of Utrecht - the medieval castle of Kasteel de Haar where many events and markets are held. Utrecht is also close to Amersfoort which has many medieval buildings to explore and a rich history.

Renting a car in Utrecht 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 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 Utrecht, 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.

Oscar is the solution to rent a car near to your home, with no need to make a big journey to the big city or to the main airport, to be able to have a rental service. We want to offer a local and affordable rental, where the pickup and delivery of the vehicle is easy and fast because you won't have surprises or hidden fees.

Our Oscar Car Rental fleet

At Oscar Car Rental Utrecht, 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. Or if you need to get some work done and move items, you can also rent a van or moving truck.

Opening hours in Utrecht

Get informed about the opening hours on our locations in Utrecht. 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.

Wondering about the steps of our booking process?

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 Utrecht 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 Utrecht?

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 Utrecht

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

What does car rental cost in Utrecht?

You can rent a car from just €25,00 per day at Oscar Car Rental in Utrecht. 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 Utrecht 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 Utrecht 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 Utrecht, 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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