The lessee and all approved drivers must be in possession of a full, valid driving licence for at least 1 year and present it together with an identity card or passport while receiving delivery of the vehicle. Furthermore, the following conditions apply depending on the issuing country of the driving licence.
EU Driving Licences
Valid driving licences of all EU countries are accepted.
All Other Licences
Driving Licences printed with non-Roman Alphabet (Arabic, Japanese, and Cyrillic) must be accompanied by a valid International Driving Permit. For Chinese driving licences, no International Driving Permit is required, however you must provide a valid translation form for the licence (available from the Sixt China Customer Service by contacting [email protected]).
Photocopies, digital licenses, Learner's Permits, and driver's licenses with driving restrictions will not be accepted.
Certain regulations apply related to minimum age and possession of driver's license which can be found during the booking process depending on the booked vehicle. Basically, the minimum age for every driver in Hungary is 21 years (having held the driving license for at least 1 year). A deviation from the minimum age is possible depending on the vehicle.
In Hungary, the following rules apply for the minimum age and possession of a driver's license:
|Minimum Age||License Requirements||Car Category|
|21||License held for 1 year||A|
|25||License held for 2 years||J|
A surcharge applies for young drivers under 25 years.
By signing the contract you agree that on the basis of Section 175.§ (3) b) of Act CXXVII of 2007 on Value Added Tax you will receive only an electronic invoice after the payment.
All credit cards from internationally recognized credit card companies - such as American Express, Eurocard/Mastercard, Visa and Airplus are acceptable as payment methods, whereas all prepaid and debit cards, such as VISA Electron are not accepted. The payment method must have been issued in the name of the driver. This must be presented at the time of vehicle pick-up and be valid at this time. The amount that will be debited includes the rental price as well as all additional extras and charges.
Sixt CarExpress Servicecard (Advantage Circle) is only accepted in combination with a valid Credit Card.
Cash Payment is not accepted.
Please note, that payments with credit card may require the PIN of the credit card.
In special cases SIXT reserves the right to obtain a security deposit on the 2nd credit card up to 3000 EUR for any car categories. Platinum- and Diamond card holders are not required to show additional credit card as a security.
All renters will be looked up through a credit check. Any registration of the renter or additional drivers may cause Sixt to decline the rental.
Sixt reserves all rights for changes to deposit sums without prior notice.
Please note that the credit card/credit cards have to be valid at least 3 months after the estimated end of the rental.
|Car group||Deposit amount in EUR|
|A, J||Rental amount + 300,00|
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When booking at a prepaid rate, the payment will be charged along with the total rental price (incl. booked extras and charges) prior to the rental. The driver and mode of payment shall be finalised at the time of reservation and cannot be changed. The confirmed credit card should be valid and available for presentation on collection of the vehicle. All extra costs that occur during the car rental will be charged to this credit card.
A refund shall not be issued for non-collection, vehicle being collected late or returned early.
Protection coverage for the vehicle rented includes Third Party Liability with unlimited cover for personal injuries and material damages.
Excluded from the protection is the use of the vehicle for the transport of dangerous goods. All protection as part of the rental contract will become void, in particular, if an unauthorized driver has used the vehicle or if the driver of the vehicle does not possess the required driver's license at the time of the event giving rise to claim.
Collision Damage Waiver removes the drivers responsibility to a part of the vehicle in case of damage.
If CDW is accepted, customer is only responsible for the following amounts:
If collision damage waiver is not accepted the customer will be held liable for the full value of the car.
If CDW is already included in the rates, the renter can choose Top Cover CDW to reduce the Non-Waiverable Responsibility.
If Top Cover CDW is accepted, customer is only responsible for the following amounts:
650.00 EUR (J)
1,150.00 EUR (A)
If Top Cover CDW is already included in the rates, the renter can choose Super Top Cover CDW to eliminate the Non-Waiverable Responsibility.
If Top Cover CDW is accepted, customer is only responsible for the following amounts: 0 EUR
Theft Protection removes the drivers responsibility to a part of the vehicle in case of theft.
If Theft protection is accepted, customer is only responsible for the following amounts:
3,800.00 EUR (J)
5,800.00 EUR (A)
If theft protection is not accepted the customer will be held liable for the full value of the car.
If TP is already included in the rates, the renter can choose Top Cover TP to eliminate the Non-Waiverable Responsibility.
If Top Cover TP is accepted, customer is only responsible for the following amounts: 0 EUR
By taking out personal accident protection can also be extended to cover the consequences of an accident with impact on the driver.
By taking out PAP the limit of liability is:
By taking out personal accident protection the limit of liability is: 1,700.00 EUR for Accidental death protection, 3,300.00 EUR for Accidental total disabilityprotection.
Super Personal Accident Protection extends the protection of PAP to all the passengers of the rented vehicle. It can only be purchased together with PAP.
By taking out SPAP the limit of liability is: 1,700.00 EUR for Accidental death protection, 3,300.00 EUR for Accidental total disabilityprotection.
The tire and glass coverage provides protection for damages on tires, windscreen, side windows and the rear window with a deductible of EUR 0.00.
If the protection is not accepted, the customer will be held liable for the full extent of the damage.
The roadside protection is an extended breakdown protection during the rental and protects against high service and repair costs for the following incidents caused by you: key locked in vehicle, breaking caused by lack of fuel, assistance with starting necessitated by flat battery, loss of key and vehicle stuck.
All services may only be ordered by a direct claim with Sixt 24-Hours Roadside Assistance. We will determine the type and extent of service required to ensure the client can continue the journey. If any damage on the rental vehicle occurs, which is not covered by Sixt within the scope of the Roadside Protection, the renter is liable for such damage.
Roadside protection is provided 24/7 (365 days).
Accessories are bookable without obligation and subject to availability.
During the period of 15th October until 31st March snow tyres are mandatory in Hungary and will be charged.
One-way rentals within Sixt locations in Hungary are allowed under conditions depending on tarif.
All international One-Way Rentals are on request. Please contact the local rental station.
In the case of unannounced and unauthorised one-way rentals, we reserve the right to charge an additional fee.
Navigation systems are available subject to a fee.
A charge is levied for the additional driver, whose details are noted in the lease only if the additional driver presents a valid driver's license.
Baby seats, child seats and booster seats are available subject to a fee.
All vehicles are supplied with a full tank of fuel and should be refilled prior to return to Sixt, otherwise our specific prices per litre of petrol or diesel will be charged in addition to a refuelling fee.
Alternatively, you may purchase a tankful of fuel at the time of rental at a price that is competitive with local fuel stations and return the tank empty. No refunds will be given for unused fuel.
Deliveries and collections are available at the local rental station subject to a fee.
This service is available on request for an additional commitment fee outside opening times at selected locations.
Tires suitable for winter, snow chains and ski racks are available subject to a fee.
Luggage racks are available subject to a fee.
Upon request, we will guarantee a vehicle with a diesel engine for a fee.
Sixt Connects are available subject to a fee.
The Sixt Connect includes GPS, a tourist guide and a WIFI access point (up to 5 devices) with mobile internet.
The Sixt Connect Plus includes GPS, a city guide, a WIFI access point (up to 5 devices), mobile internet and unlimited free calls all over the world.
A premium location fee occurs for rentals at airport, train stations and other specific locations.
Out of opening hours service is available at selected stations. In this case, an additional charge applies for the provision of the service.
If the renter has a traffic/parking fine or in case of damage or theft during the rental the renter will be charged an Administration Fee together with the fist settlement-proposition.
A Vehicle License Fee per rental occurs.
A Registration fee per rental occurs.
A Contract Fee applies on all rentals.
A Road Tax occurs.
Plans can change. As a flexible mobility partner, we are happy to adapt to your plans. Thanks to our Flexi Return guarantee, you have the freedom to return the vehicle at any time to an authorised Sixt station, regardless of the rental agreement.
If your plans change during your hire period, let us know by telephone on +36-1-451-4227 or in person at any of our numerous stations, and our employees will amend your rental contract. By doing this, we can adapt to your changed plans. This service is, of course, free of charge for you.
If you return your vehicle earlier than agreed in the rental contract, we will charge the rental price according to the rental contract. You will receive a partial discount for the unused rental days.
When booking at a prepaid rate, a refund shall not be issued for returned early. For further information please refer to the section Prepaid Tariff - Pay now.
If you return the vehicle later, without notifying us, we will bill you EUR 12.70 service fee for the Flexi Return Service. This fee applies in addition to any extra days which might incur due to the rental extension.
If you return the vehicle to a station other than that agreed in the rental contract, the Flexi Return location will incur a service fee of EUR 21.34 if we have not been informed of the changes to the rental contract in advance.
With our Flexi Return guarantee, you will always have maximum flexibility and cost-efficiency when driving.