Car hire :: Andorra Car hire :: FAQs guide

What to know about hiring a car in Andorra

Renting a car is the easiest way to get around in Andorra. We've got the lowdown on what you need to know before picking up the keys.


Q: How old do you have to be to hire a car in Andorra?

A: You must be 21 or over to hire a car in Andorra. Drivers under the age of 25 may need to pay a young drivers’ surcharge when renting a car.

Q: What is required to secure a booking?

A: A credit card is required to secure a booking and an amount taken as a security hold for the duration of the booking.

Q: What driving licences will I need?

A: Visitors from some countries will require an International Drivers Permit. This is not required for drivers from countries within the EU who can use their usual licence.

Q: What are the rules regarding children travelling in cars?

A: Children under ten years old cannot ride in the passenger seat and small children must travel in a suitable car seat.

Q: Can I return my hire car any time?

A: Returning a hire car outside scheduled office hours will usually incur a supplement. Check details with your rental company when you collect your car.

Q: Can I drive my rental car into other countries?

A: Not all hire companies allow cars rented in Andorra to travel to other countries so check restrictions with the car rental company.

Q: Will I need snow chains if visiting in the winter? 

A: Snow chains or winter tyres are compulsory if travelling in Andorra between November 1 and May 15. These should already be fitted to hire cars by the rental company