Get lost in an ancient wonderland, discovering hidden tunnels amongst contemporary architecture in Luxembourg City. Secure an airport rental car to explore this historic and culturally-rich European city.
Not only is Luxembourg one of the smallest countries in Europe, it’s also one of the wealthiest. Kick off your visit in its gorgeous capital, Luxembourg City. Offering a unique blend of tourist attractions, it takes visitors back in time when touring Old Town, a UNESCO World Heritage site, or visiting numerous museums and art galleries. With one third of the city dedicated to green space, you’ll want to hang out in one of the many gardens and parks sprawled through the capital.
Walk, rent a bike or hop in your rental car to experience as much of this astonishing city as possible, and then head off to explore the country’s incredible natural beauty and other attractive cities, such as Bertrange, Contern and Esch Sur Alzette.
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Booking a cheap Luxembourg rental car with Airport Rentals
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Luxembourg Airport (LUX)
Each year, over 2.5 million passengers travel through Luxembourg Airport, the country’s only international airport. Arriving passengers will find duty-free shops, bookstores, and a mix of cafes and restaurants, like the Oberweis Shop - a favourite amongst tourists and locals. Access free and unlimited WiFi in the terminal to grab last minute directions or browse the internet. When you are ready to collect your hired car, head to the arrival lounge on level 1 to find your rental car kiosk.
If you booked a car hire in downtown Luxembourg, hop on Bus 16 or 29 to head to the city centre or simply hail a taxi cab.
Guide to driving your car hire in Luxembourg City
Use our guide on driving tips, directions and parking for Luxembourg City.
Driving from the airport to downtown Luxembourg City
Get to Luxembourg City in just 15 minutes from the airport in normal traffic conditions with these directions: exit the airport onto N1 and follow signs for N1-A to Luxembourg City. Head straight on N2-B until turning right on N50 and continue on this until turning right onto Rue Philippe II, which brings you directly into the city centre.
Driving tips for your Luxembourg City rental car
Luxembourg City is easy to get around, especially with the assistance of a GPS. If possible, avoid driving at peak rush hour times during the week when traffic is worst.
Luxembourg driving laws
● Drive on the right-hand side, overtake on the left.
● Speed limits are as follows: 130 km/h on motorways, 90 km/h on country roads, and 50 km/h in urban areas.
● Every passenger must wear a seatbelt.
● Children under 12-years old must sit in the back, children under 3-years old must be in a proper restraint. Opt for this add-on when booking.
For more tips and rules of the road, check out the Luxembourg rental car page.
Parking options at the Airport and in Luxembourg City
Find multiple car parks at Luxembourg Airport, such as economy, indoor, open air and short-term lots. The first 15 minutes are free, followed by a rate of €1.50 to €2.50 for every additional 15 minutes. Pay only €5 per day in the economy lot, or pay €20 per day in the open air lot.
Find both metered on-street parking and garages in Luxembourg City. On-street spaces are limited with time restrictions and cost €2 per hour. If you want to avoid congested areas, use the park-n-ride locations just a few miles outside the city and hop on public transportation to the downtown area.
Heading to nearby countries? Check out our road trip distance guide for Europe.
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