Terms & Conditions


Terms and Conditions Deposit Policy

When you arrive at the rental location, you will be asked to leave a deposit for your rental. The deposit amount will be authorised on your credit card but not debited from your account. The deposit is intended to cover additional rental costs.

If you have prepaid your rental, the deposit amount is : €300 (or £250 or CHF350*).

If you have not already paid for your rental at the time of booking, then the price of the rental will also be authorised on your credit card. In this case, the total amount authorised on your credit card will be Rental price + €300 (or £250 or CHF350*).

Please note that this policy is applicable for rentals made in the following countries where Europcar operates its services directly: Belgium, France, Germany, Italy, Portugal, Spain, Switzerland, United Kingdom. For other countries, please refer to the country's specific Terms and Conditions.

*When renting in Switzerland: For all vehicle categories U... (Premium Elite), L... (Luxury), W... (Luxury Elite), O... (Oversize), X... (Special) two different credit cards are required (no debit cards), except for vehicles with 6 or more seats (buses), and a higher deposit amount will be blocked.


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