Car Hire at Eindhoven Airport
This information is correct as of May 2015
Whether you want to eat Michelin star food in Maastricht, cycle in mid-air in Eindhoven or hit the designer boutiques and diamond shops in Antwerp , you can find the best car hire at Eindhoven Airport with Skyscanner.
Where to a car at Eindhoven Airport
There are four car hire companies with desks at Eindhoven Airport: Hertz, Avis, Europecar and Sixt. All of the desks are inside the terminal, so you don’t need to go far to pick up your car.
Petrol stations near Eindhoven Airport
Depending on your car rental agreement, you may need to hand your car back with a full tank.
The nearest petrol station to Eindhoven Airport is just 9 minutes away by car. From the airport head north towards the A2 to Eindhoven, merge with the N2 then take exit 30 towards Centrum. Stay on the right of the road heading towards Beukenlaan and at the roundabout take the 4th exit onto Noord Brabantlaan where the BP services will be on the right.
Driving around Eindhoven Airport
Eindhoven Airport is well connected to the region’s main roads. The A2 is the main road that links Eindhoven to the region. It connects to the E25 which leads to Amsterdam in the north and the E34 on which you can travel easily to German cities like Dusseldorf and Duisburg to the east. The A2 is also linked to the E34 which goes to Antwerp, west of Eindhoven Airport.
Getting to your destination
We’ve put together a quick guide on getting to the most popular destinations from Eindhoven Airport.
This southernmost city protected by beautiful hills, is considered the oldest in the Netherlands. A lively university city, it is a mixture of Spanish and Roman ruins and French and Belgian architecture with a fantastic nightlife, exceptionally good food and drink, castles and nature and shop filled bicycle-friendly streets.
It takes about 1 hour to drive to Maastricht from Eindhoven Airport. Take the A2 from the airport and merge on to the E25 following signs for Maastricht and Centrum/Ring for the city centre. Parking in Maastricht is charged from Mon-Sat between 8am and 6pm and on Sunday from 12noon to 5pm. The maximum allowed paring time is between two and four hours and costs from €2.60 per hour. Car parks further away in Cabergerweg, Kennedy Bridge (Kennedybrug) and Northern Bridge (Noorderbrug), offer parking at €1.40 per hour.
A city famed for its huge port and sparkling diamond industry, Antwerp is the country’s cool capital. Stunning baroque architecture mingles with designer boutiques and hedonistic clubs while its beautiful medieval heart is filled with cafes and cobbled streets, a riverside fortress and magnificent cathedral.
Antwerp is just one hour from Eindhoven Airport by car. Take the N2 from the airport, merge onto the A67, which is a toll road, and follow it to the A21. From the A21, keep left for the 17-Antewerpen-Oost interchange and follow signs for the city centre. Street parking in Antwerp’s red central zone is charged from Mon-Sat between 9am and 10pm. It costs €1.60 for the first hour, €2.70 for the second and €3.80 for the third hour. The light green and dark green zones outside the city centre are a little cheaper. Car parks also offer unlimited parking from €1.50 per hour.
Eindhoven is well worth visiting for its array of interesting museums, its daring modern architecture and cutting edge design, its beautiful parks and its cultured nightlife and great shopping. Another reason is to see the incredible Hovenring; the first suspended bicycle roundabout in the world.
It takes less than 15 minutes to reach Eindhoven from the airport. Simply take the A2 from the airport and merge onto the N2. Take exit 30 following signs for Centrum (city centre). On street parking in Eindhoven is charged between the hours of 9am and 9pm from Mon-Sun and costs from €2.20 per hour. If you go further out of the city centre you can find parking from €1.20 per hour. Many car parks offer unlimited parking from €2.50 per hour to a daily rate of €14. Some hotels in Eindhoven have car parking; usually this costs extra.
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