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Book your cheap car rental in Bulgaria with Kemwel

Most affordable car rentals in BulgariaDid you know that the Balkan nation of Bulgaria has a road network spanning over 8,000 miles? Connecting major cities like Sofia, Plovdiv and Varna, renting a car in Bulgaria is generally an outstanding experience thanks to the strong infrastructure and secure road conditions. Known for its Black Sea coastline, scenic Danube River valleys, and well-preserved Roman amphitheaters, this European country is brimming with old-world charms and ancient civilization. Historically, it has been a crossroads between East and West with a cultural heritage stemming from the Thracians, Greeks, Romans, Eastern Romans or Byzantines, Slavs, Bulgars and Ottomans. All the while, being a relatively small nation that shares land and maritime borders with Romania, Serbia, Macedonia, Turkey, and Greece, it only takes six hours to drive across its entirety with a Kemwel car rental available over our multifaceted booking engine! While our world-class partners provide the car, we distribute superior customer service and bargain car rental deals. Feel free to call us at +1-877-820-0668 in case of any questions, whether about age requirements, purchasing a car rental via debit card, or even applying for your International Driver's Permit

Where can I reserve a cheap car rental in Bulgaria?

With over 20,000 international pick-up and drop-off locations, the Kemwel network has a growing presence in Bulgaria with more than a dozen spots to choose from. As tourism in 2017 brought in approximately 12 million foreign visitors, so has the number of car rental options in Bulgaria through Kemwel! Not only does this include the vintage capital city of Sofia and the Sofia International Airport but also low-cost car rentals in Plovdiv, Varna, Elenite, Obzor, Kavarna, Dyuni, Balchik, Aheloy, Ravda, Rogachevo, among many others! Be sure to check out our booking engine located at the top of the page to begin comparing the lowest car rental rates on the web! While you won’t be able to leave the country with your Bulgaria car rental, we also guarantee the lowest car models in nearby North MacedoniaRomaniaGreece, Kosovo, CroatiaBosnia, Serbia, as well as Turkey.

What are the most popular tourist sites in Bulgaria?

Many of Bulgaria’s top tourist attractions are reachable via car rental are UNESCO World Heritage sites, such as the Boyana Church. Found outside of Sofia, this medieval Bulgarian Orthodox church was built in the late 10th century and depicts over 89 scenes and 240 human figures upon its walls. Yet another religious masterpiece is the Eastern Orthodox-style Rifa Monastery dating back to the year 927, which to this day continues to host more than 60 monks living high up in the Rifa Mountains! If you're in need of some inspiration or road trip ideas, be sure to check out Kemwel's car rental travel blog!

Trusted car rental suppliers in Bulgaria

Alamo Car Rentals Hertz Car Rentals Enterprise Car Rentals

Thanks to our partnerships with the most well-known car rental suppliers throughout Europe, Kemwel serves as an effective car rental broker with our price optimization booking engine. As our partners distribute high-quality vehicles, whether they be luxury carsvansmotorhomes, we take pride in our unbeatable rates and award-winning customer service! Rather you prefer automatic or manual transmissions, our clients in Bulgaria will have full access to both with our partners!

Common questions about car rentals in Bulgaria

What is the age requirement to rent a car in Bulgaria?

The minimum age to rent a car in Bulgaria is 20 years old, although this may differ depending on the car model. Drivers also need to have at least one year of driving experience with a valid license. Those under the age of 25 may accrue a young driver’s surcharge, which is essentially an extra layer of insurance added to your reservation costs.

What car rental insurance is required in Bulgaria?

Keep in mind that car renters in Bulgaria will need to purchase fire and third-party liability insurance in order to acquire their vehicles. Luckily, third-party liability insurance comes with unlimited coverage to protect you in the event of damage or injury to people or property from the outside.

How easily can I find gas stations and pay tolls in Bulgaria?

More or less, you will be able to find a place to fuel up about every 10 to 15 miles in most parts of Bulgaria. Many of these locations operate from 6 am to 10 pm, while some in Sofia run 24 hours. Along those lines, Bulgaria is one European country that doesn’t enforce highway tolls.

What is the speed limit in Bulgaria?
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  • City: 31mph/50kph
  • Open Roads: 50mph/80kph
  • Highways: 75mph/120kph