The rental conditions state whether winter tyres are already included in the rental price or can be booked in addition.
You can open the rental conditions for each offer with one click.
If you book winter tyres in addition, this usually costs between €8 and €16 per day, depending on the provider and destination.
Select the filter "Winter tyres", then only those offers are displayed where the winter tyres are already included.
If winter tyres are included, this symbol appears in the offer details:
After booking, an entry is also made in the voucher for the service.
Most car rental companies in Germany, Austria and Switzerland equip their fleets with winter tyres with the M+S seal in good time every year.
In some countries where winter tyres are not compulsory, such as Italy and France, winter tyres are almost never included in the rental price.
However, they can sometimes be added for an extra charge. Therefore, check the offers in these regions very carefully and, if necessary, add a request for winter tyres in the comment box.
If winter tyres are not available, snow chains are a common alternative. Most rental companies offer these. Important: There are no winter tyres in the USA and Canada, no matter where and for when you book a rental car.
However, some cars are equipped with all-weather tyres. If you are planning a winter holiday in Canada's mountains, it is best to contact your rental company before picking up the car. This way you can check in advance whether your rental car has suitable tyres.
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