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Frankfurt - Hauptbahnhof Guide


The metro rail system S-Bahn will take you to the outskirts of Frankfurt and Single, group, day or weekly tickets can be purchased. Keep an eye out for the blue signs with a large U, as these signify the metro stations. The connections leading to the outer areas of the city have green signs with an S. Trains that go out to the outskirts of Frankfurt are checked more frequently by ticket inspectors than trains that connect to the subway, so always ensure that you have a valid ticket before boarding the train.

Tickets must be bought from the machines provided at the stations before boarding a train because there's no option to purchase a ticket on any S-Bahn, tram lines or subways. Using the machine; to buy a single into the city press the button marked Einzelfahrt Frankfurt, or for a day return press the button marked Tageskarte Frankfurt. If you are travelling out to the airport press Einzelfahrt Frankfurt Flughafen or Tageskarte Frankfurt Flughafen. If your journey takes you outside Frankfurt you need to find the location of where you're travelling to on a list provided then enter a code.

From the Hauptbahnhof you can travel to the outskirts via the S-Bahn to visit their many attractions. Alternatively you could use a taxi. Taxis are widely available in Frankfurt and fares are reasonable as the city is not that large. In the main downtown area there are also cycle rickshaws that can carry one or two passengers.

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Yes, we offer a guarantee of the lowest price - because we compare various retailers, we can always offer you the best price in town.

What do I need to do when picking up a car?

To pick up your car, you will need your voucher, passport, driver's license and a credit card. It is very important that your driver's license and credit card are in the same name as the main driver. Keep in mind that the local rental company will reserve a certain amount on your credit card as a deposit. This requires the PIN code for your credit card. If your driver's license is foreign (for example, in Chinese), you must bring a translation with you. Only your original passport and driver's license will be accepted - a copy is not sufficient.

Are there any additional costs?

In general, our rates are all-inclusive. Should there be any additional costs, our booking department will get in touch with you before issuing the invoice. Should you object, you can always cancel your reservation with no obligations attached (at least 48 hours in advance).

What kind of insurance is applicable to my car rental?

In general, Liability Insurance, Fire Insurance, All-Risks Insurance and Theft Insurance are included in the cost of your rental car.

What is a worry-free label?

This label indicates that a rental car satisfies the following requirements: Unlimited kilometers, no excess liability (and no excess cover available), sustainable energy policy, and that the car rental company has a good reputation. Availability of cars satisfying these four requirements will speed up the selection of a suitable vehicle for you.

How can I change or cancel my reservation?

You can cancel your reservation through "My Account". We recommend contacting us by phone if your changes to your booking or cancellation takes place at short notice (48 hours or less).

When will I get a confirmation of my booking?

Most reservations will receive confirmation within minutes after payment takes place. We recommend contacting our Booking Department for last minute reservations (pick-up within 48 hours).

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