Östersund car hire

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Östersund car hire information

Pick-up locationÖstersund
Car types
Hire locations21
Airport locations6

Cheap car hire in Östersund

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Economy
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Intermediate
Standard
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People carrier
Passenger van
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KAYAK’s top tips for hiring a car in Östersund

  • Östersund car hire offers the freedom to explore the stunning natural landscapes of the region at your own pace. With a hired car, you can easily access popular attractions such as Lake Storsjön, Jamtli Open-Air Museum, and Östersund Ski Stadium. Additionally, Östersund is surrounded by picturesque countryside, making it ideal for scenic drives and outdoor adventures. Choosing car hire in Östersund provides convenience and flexibility, allowing you to venture beyond the city limits and discover hidden gems in the area.
  • Åre Östersund Airport (OSD) is the main airport where car hire is available. The car hire offices are conveniently located within the airport terminal, making it easy to pick up your hired car upon arrival. There is no need for an airport shuttle as the car hire offices are within walking distance from the Arrival area. For a hassle-free travel experience, consider booking car hire in Östersund online to ensure availability and to save time upon arrival.
  • When driving in Östersund, be aware of the presence of wildlife, particularly in rural areas. Moose and reindeer are common in the region, so exercise caution and be prepared to encounter them on the roads. It's advisable to drive at a moderate speed, especially in areas with dense vegetation and signs warning of wildlife crossings. Stay alert and keep a safe distance from vehicles in front of you. Remember, wildlife encounters can happen unexpectedly, so always be prepared and drive responsibly.
  • Östersund experiences rush hour traffic primarily during weekdays, with peak times occurring between 07:30 to 09:00 and 16:00 to 17:30. During these periods, major roads such as E14, Rådhusgatan, and Storgatan can become congested, resulting in slower travel times. In winter, the city may experience heavy snowfall, making driving conditions challenging. It's essential to drive cautiously, follow weather updates, and consider using winter tyres for better traction. If you plan to drive in mountainous areas, check road conditions and be prepared for steep gradients and potentially icy surfaces.
  • Book your car hire in Östersund at least 4 days before your trip in order to get a below-average price
  • Premium car hire in Östersund are around -75% cheaper than other car types, on average

FAQs about hiring a car in Östersund

  • How much is the price of fuel in Östersund?

    The average price of fuel in Östersund is €6.22 per litre over the past 30 days. Filling up a tank of fuel costs between €75 and €99, depending on the car size.

  • What is the most popular car hire in Östersund?

    Premium (Volvo XC90 or similar) is the most frequently booked car hire type in Östersund.

  • How can I find car hires near me in Östersund?

    Take a look at our extensive car hire location map to find the best car hire deals near you.

  • How much does a Premium car hire cost in Östersund?

    A Premium car hire in Östersund costs €95 per day, on average.

  • How much does a Compact car hire cost in Östersund?

    A Compact car hire in Östersund costs €53 per day, on average.

  • What type of car is recommended for driving in Östersund?

    For driving in Östersund, it is recommended to hire a car that is suitable for winter conditions, especially if you visit during the colder months. Opt for a car equipped with winter tyres and, if possible, choose a model with all-wheel drive for better traction on snowy and icy roads. Compact cars or SUVs are popular choices, offering versatility and manoeuvrability on both city streets and rural roads. Consider hiring a car with sufficient storage space if you plan to carry outdoor gear for activities such as skiing or hiking. Explore car hire in Östersund to find the best fit for your needs.

  • What's the speed limit in Östersund?

    In Östersund, the speed limits may vary depending on the type of road and the surrounding area. Within built-up areas, the general speed limit is 50 km/h (31 mph). On rural roads, the speed limit is typically 70 km/h (43 mph) unless otherwise indicated. In some areas, especially near schools or residential zones, lower speed limits of 30 km/h (19 mph) may apply. It's important to pay attention to speed limit signs and adjust your speed accordingly.

  • Where are the best places to park in Östersund?

    In Östersund, there are several parking options available throughout the city. In the city centre, there are both on-street parking spaces and parking garages. On-street parking is often metered, and the average cost ranges from 150 SEK (10.75 GBP) to 200 SEK (14.35 GBP) per hour. Parking garages offer longer-term parking options, and their rates may vary depending on the location and duration of parking. Consider using the P-hus Storgatan or P-hus Z på Frösön garages for convenient parking near popular attractions.

Östersund car rental reviews and directory

Sixt

10.0

Wonderful

1 review
Best rated

Cleanliness

10.0

Comfort

10.0

Pick-up/Drop-off

10.0

Value for money

10.0

2 locations in Östersund

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Kyrkgatan 32

+46 63 12 01 12

Monday07:00 - 22:00
Tuesday07:00 - 22:00
Wednesday07:00 - 22:00
Thursday07:00 - 22:00
Friday07:00 - 22:00
Saturday07:00 - 22:00
Sunday07:00 - 22:00

Stationsplan 1

+46 63 12 01 12

Monday08:00 - 22:00
Tuesday08:00 - 22:00
Wednesday08:00 - 22:00
Thursday08:00 - 22:00
Friday08:00 - 22:00

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10.0 Wonderful

Sep 2022

KAYAK
Such a great experience

1 out of 1

Avis

7.9

Cleanliness

7.9

Comfort

7.9

Pick-up/Drop-off

7.4

Value for money

7.9

One location in Östersund

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Hotell Ostersund

+46 63 10 12 50

Monday08:30 - 16:00
Tuesday08:30 - 16:00
Wednesday08:30 - 16:00
Thursday08:30 - 16:00
Friday08:30 - 16:00

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1.9 Poor

Aug 2021

KAYAK
There was no car available despite me getting the booking confirmed

1 out of 1

Budget

8.0

Very Good

1 review

One location in Östersund

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Hotell Ostersund

Monday08:30 - 16:00
Tuesday08:30 - 16:00
Wednesday08:30 - 16:00
Thursday08:30 - 16:00
Friday08:30 - 16:00

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MABI

8.0

Very Good

No reviews available

4 locations in Östersund

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33 Voltvägen, Ostersund

Opening times not available

Fagerbacken 66

+46 6313 0008

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Ostersund Froson Airport

+46 6313 0008

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Östersunds centralstation

+46 6313 0008

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Hertz

7.5

Good

No reviews available

3 locations in Östersund

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Froson

+46 63 57 50 30

Monday07:00 - 22:00
Tuesday07:00 - 22:00
Wednesday07:00 - 22:00
Thursday07:00 - 22:00
Friday07:00 - 22:00
Sunday07:00 - 22:00

Regementsgatan 23

+46 63 57 50 30

Monday07:00 - 22:00
Tuesday07:00 - 22:00
Wednesday07:00 - 22:00
Thursday07:00 - 22:00
Friday07:00 - 22:00
Sunday11:00 - 21:00

Stationsplan

+46 63 27 50 30

Monday07:00 - 22:00
Tuesday07:00 - 22:00
Wednesday07:00 - 22:00
Thursday07:00 - 22:00
Friday07:00 - 22:00
Saturday07:00 - 22:00
Sunday08:30 - 16:00

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keddy by Europcar

6.4

Okay

No reviews available

3 locations in Östersund

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Berners, Hofvallsgrand 1

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Ostersund Centralstation

+46 63 57 47 50

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Ostersund Froson Airport

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Europcar

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3 locations in Östersund

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Berners, Hofvallsgrand 1

+46 63 57 47 50

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Ostersund Centralstation

+46 63 57 47 50

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Ostersund Froson Airport

+46 63 57 47 50

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Sunnycars

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3 locations in Östersund

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Flygplats Östersund

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Hofvallsgrad 1

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Regementsgatan 23

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AutoEurope

No score available yet

One location in Östersund

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Avis Froson Flygstation

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4 travellers who hired a car in Östersund gave the car agency they used an average rating of 6.7

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Premium

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Car hire insurance in Östersund

Collision Damage Waiver (CDW) & Theft Protection Waiver

Some Östersund car providers already include Collision Damage Waiver (CDW) and Theft Protection Waiver into the hire price but not all of them. We recommend always be aware of your coverage when hiring a car in Östersund.

Deductible

Keep in mind that car hire insurances often have a deductible clause, which is the amount you’ll have to pay if something happens during the time of your hire. If you want to avoid unwanted surprises, you should consider adding a no-deductible option to your Östersund car hire.