DriveNow prices at a glance

With DriveNow car sharing you get the perfect car exactly when you want it – and you still stay completely flexible! Find out all about our prices for driving BMW and MINI, the DriveNow packages, partner benefits and additional fees such as our Drive ’n’ Fly rate.

All-inclusive: peace of mind for you and your wallet

Enjoy the advantages of your DriveNow car sharing membership: you have no running costs for car insurance, car tax, etc., you can refuel or recharge your vehicle when you need to at no extra charge and you can leave the car free of charge anywhere in our DriveNow Zone.

No running costs
Refuel and recharge at no charge
No parking tickets
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Insurance and car tax included

Standard fees

  • Registration

    Standard registration fee

    29 €

    Rental Price Per Minute

    MINI 3 door, 5 door, Clubman

    33 ct/Min1

    MINI Convertible rental (Summer)
    (1 April to 31 October)

    36 ct/Min1

    MINI Convertible rental (Winter)
    (1 November to 31 March)

    33 ct/Min1

    BMW 1 Series rental

    33 ct/Min1

    BMW i3, X1, BMW 2 Series Active Tourer, BMW 2 Series Convertible, MINI Countryman rental

    36 ct/Min1

    Drive’n Save2
    Subject to availability and valid only for reserved vehicles

    20 ct/Min1 2/ 24 ct/Min1 2

    Collision Damage Waiver

    350 € excess
    Comprehensive cover, incl. theft cover

    € 1 mandatory/rental1

    Park & Keep 

    Park & Keep
    Stop off en route without ending the rental

    Same price as car model min. rate1

    Park & Keep, Mon to Fri
    Midnight to 6 AM
    Cologne and Dusseldorf:
    Sun to Thurs, from 10 PM to next day 7 AM

    Free of charge

  • Reserving a vehicle

    Reservation for 15 minutes

    Free of charge

    Extended reservation
    Max. 8 hours
    10 ct/min
    Extended reservation
    Mon to Fri, midnight to 6 AM
    Free of charge

    Additional fees for special destinations

    Berlin Tegel Airport
    (at start/end of rental)
    6 €
    Berlin Schönefeld Airport
    (at start/end of rental)

    6 €

    Hamburg Airport
    (at start/end of rental)9

    5 €

    Munich Airport
    (at start/end of rental)

    12 €

    Cologne Airport
    (at start/end of rental)

    4 €

    Dusseldorf Airport
    (at start/end of rental)

    6 € / 4 €

    Trip from Dusseldorf to Cologne (incl. Chempark Leverkusen)
    (end of rental) 
    10 €
    Trip from Cologne to Dusseldorf 
    (end of rental)
    8 €
    Trip from Cologne to Porz
    (end of rental)
    5 €
    Trip to Düsseldorf Gerresheim
    (end of rental from Cologne)
    3 €
    Trip to Bavaria Film City (Munich)
    (end of rental)
    5 €
    Trip to Uni Garching (Munich)
    (end of rental)
    3 €
    Trip to Uni Neubiberg (Munich)
    (end of rental)
    3 €
    Trip to Großhadern (Munich)
    (end of rental)
    3 €
    Trip to Unterschleißheim (München)
    (end of rental)
    5 €
    Extended Business Area Munich
    (calculated from Stachus, max. distance 10 km)
    2 € / km
    Trip to Kleinmachnow (Berlin)
    (end of rental)
    5 €
    Trip to Biesdorf (Berlin)
    (end of rental)
    5 €
    Trip to Gehringstraße (Berlin)
    (end of rental)
    3 €

Pay in advance and rent from 28 ct/min1,3

With our Prepaid Packages, you pay in advance and can then drive any of our DriveNow cars at a specially reduced price.

500 minutes

DriveNow Prepaid Package

Unlimited validity3: pay once in advance and keep saving while driving until you’ve used all your minutes.

139,99 €

500 minutes for 28 ct/min1, unlimited validity3,8
1€ CDW Included for every trip

300 minutes + Sixt voucher

DriveNow Prepaid Package + 100€ Sixt voucher4

Our prepaid package for 300 minutes1,3. You also get a € 100 voucher to redeem the next time you make a car rental from Sixt4.

€ 164.99

300 minutes3 + 100€ Sixt voucher4, valid for 90 days 8
1€ CDW Included for every trip

Experience Packages and partner benefits

REWE Package – save 5% and receive up to 30 bonus parking minutes

Tired of lugging your grocery shopping back home? Our REWE Package not only lets you take your shopping back home – anywhere within the Cologne DriveNow Zone – but it saves you money, too! You can enjoy a 5% discount and 30 parking minutes free of charge for shopping at REWE7.

Our Experience Packages

As a DriveNow car sharing customer, you enjoy a whole range of special offers: we’ve teamed up with our partners to put together some Experience Packages that add attractive special benefits to the fun of your rental.

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Service fees

  • Fees for traffic offences

    Processing of traffic offences

    18 €

    Reparking of wrongly-parked vehicles

    50 €

    Towing away by tow company

    As invoiced by tow company

    Processing of towed-away vehicles

    25 €

    Processing of damages and accidents 25 €
    Processing of parking offences

    10 €

    Special cases – criminal offences
    Criminal traffic offences

    150 €

    Unauthorised cross-border trips 250 €
    Transfer of the DriveNow customer card 150 €
    Loss, theft or destruction
    of the DriveNow fuel card
    50 €
  • Other fees

    Replacement of defective
    DriveNow customer card

    free of charge

    Replacement of DriveNow customer card
    (lost card, etc.)

    10 €

    Service call-out

    25 €/hour

    Failure to use DriveNow
    parking card after entering
    multi-storey car park

    According to costs, min. 25 €

    Loss of fuel card/parking card

    50 €

    Blockage of car to recovery lost & found items  10 €

    Fuelling at a non-partner gas station

    10 €
    Special cleaning
    (e.g. due to heavy soiling or smoking in vehicle)

    According to costs, min. 50 €

    Repairs to vehicle
    (in violation of DriveNow General T&Cs)

    According to costs, min. 50 €

    Arranging for vehicles to be returned from other DriveNow locations
    (does not apply to trips from Cologne to Dusseldorf and vice versa)
    min.  250 €
    Late Fee Reminders

    First reminder 5€
    Second reminder 10€

1. General & Mandatory 1 EUR Reduce Excess (CDW) Package
All prices include VAT. DriveNow rates are priced per minute according to model, rental period and time of day. Each rental includes 200 km, every additional km will be charged an additional 29 ct/km. Hourly and experience packages may have different amount of kilometers included. The cost of 10 cents per minute for extended reservations also applies even if the rental is never started. In addition to the displayed price per minute, a fee of € 1 will charged for each rental which includes the Collision Damage Waiver coverage insurance (CDW), which reduces the deductible from € 750 to € 350. Limitation of liability is equivalent to comprehensive car insurance coverage. The CDW € 1 does not apply to previous customers who bought an annual CDW package. The CDW € 1 is also included on all prepaid and savings packages. (See FAQ page for more info)

2. Drive'n Save Offers
In the context of Drive’n Save offers, certain vehicles per minute rate can be decreased. These Drive’n Save offers are shown separately in the app and are only valid for that rental. This offer cannot be used for hourly or experience packages and cannot be combined with any other offers. (See FAQ page for more info)

3. Prepaid Packages
Are packages where you will be able to pay in advance for rental minutes at a discounted rate. Purchased prepaid packages are only valid for a limited period of time. Prepaid packages are only available for purchase and usage in your DriveNow country. (See FAQ page for more info)

4. DriveNow Prepaid Package + € 100 Sixt Voucher (Sixt Prepaid Package) 
All DriveNow prepaid packages and Sixt prepaid package minutes have a 90-day expiration date. If the minutes are not used within the 90 days no reimbursement will apply. If bonus minutes are credited to an account they will only be used after the Sixt prepaid minutes have all been used or expired. Each rental includes 200km for every additional kilometer driven starting at 201 kilometer an additional fee of 29ct/km will be charged. Sixt prepaid packages can only be purchased and used in your own DriveNow country. b) You will receive your personal Sixt voucher within 24 hours after purchase via e-mail. The voucher can only be redeemed online, by going to the Sixt website, or booking over the confirmation email or by logging into your account at DriveNow. You can book at regular Sixt conditions directly via With the Sixt voucher changing a booking and paying for the reservation with cash is not allowed. This voucher cannot be combined with any other vouchers. The voucher can only be used for one rental (voucher is unable to be split for different rentals). Online prepaid rates and corporate rates are excluded. The voucher is valid for 24 months. (The rental must end on the last day of validity) (see price list)

5. Savings Packages
When booking a savings package online whether a 60, 125, 240 or 500, you'll be driving all DriveNow cars at the same price. All savings packages are valid for 30-days after activation. The price of the savings package is a flat rate for 30 days. The minute usage of DriveNow are completely covered within the 30 days period up to the certain amount of minutes in the package. Unused minutes after the 30 days will not be refunded and are not transferable. Once the savings package minutes within the 30 days have been used the regular per minute rates will apply. Using more than one savings package simultaneously is not possible. If bonus minutes are on an account, they will only be used after the savings packages has been fully used. If you book an hourly or experience package in the car, the minutes of the savings package will only be used after the completion of the hourly or experience package. A savings package will immediately be activated after clicking the "buy now" button on the website. If a savings package has already been activated, a new package will not be available until the 30 day period has expired. The contract on the savings package is limited to the 30-day term. The savings package automatically renews after 30 days. A savings package can be terminated by one of the parties before the 30-day term online on via the DriveNow website. Once a savings package is renewed the customer will receive the new minutes on the first day of the new period. The payment for this is to be paid by the customer according to the price list. When exceeding 200 km per single rental agreement, an additional 29 Ct / km will be charged starting on the the 201st km. Savings packages are only available for purchase and ussge in your own DriveNow country. (see price list)

6.(On Experience Packages Webpage) Hourly and Experience Packages
Booked hourly and experience packages are only valid during one rental. Remaining minutes on a package expire at the end of that rental. If Kilometers during a hourly or experience package exceed the included amount, every additional kilometer will cost an additional 29ct/km plus the standard minute rate based on model (see price list)

7. REWE Experience Package
When you book the REWE Experience Package and you park a DriveNow car within 150 meters of a participating REWE store and select "Park & Keep”, you will receive 5% discount on your REWE purchase once you present the REWE discount card at the cashier. Items which are excluded from the discount are : books, magazines, newspapers, tobacco, deposits, Tchibo items, iTunes-, Phone- and gift cards. Up to 30 minutes of your parking time at REWE will also be refunded if you enter the code on your REWE receipt in the car screen. (See REWE Page)

8. Order of Usage for Bonus and Packages Minutes
The DriveNow packages and bonus minutes will be used in the following order: bought minutes with expiration date. (Savings Package and Sixt Prepaid Package), Bonus minutes, bought minutes (from a Prepaid Package). For bonus minutes usage, the bonus minutes with the earliest expiration date will always be used first. For the Drive’n Save offer, bonus minutes will also be used before the decreased driving rate. For hourly and experience packages, the bonus minutes will be used only after the hourly or experience package has expired or ended, the trip will then continue at the normal rate. (See FAQ page for more info)

9. For rentals starting at the airport, the per minute rate can vary depending on the demand