Serbia Car & Van Hire

Flying in to Serbia

Visiting Serbia? The easiest way to travel to this Balkan country is by plane, and from there you can hire a car. There are several main airports in Serbia to choose from:

Belgrade Nikola Tesla Airport (BEG)
Nis Airport (INI)
• Morava Airport (KVO)

You can also fly into and hire a car from Pristina Airport (PRN) in Kosovo, just a short drive across the border to Serbia.

Explore Serbia at your own pace with a hire car. Serbia airport car hire is easy with Enterprise Rent-A-Car – we have locations at all main airports in Serbia.

Popular Destinations and things to do in Serbia

Nestled in the heart of the Balkans, Serbia is a treasure trove of history, culture and natural beauty waiting to be discovered. Whether you're a thrill seeker, history enthusiast or nature lover, there are Serbia tourist attractions to satisfy your wanderlust. Let’s explore some of the best things to do in Serbia.

Top places to visit in Serbia

Serbia’s capital city, Belgrade, is a must-visit on your trip, brimming with history, impressive architecture, and vibrant nightlife. Stroll through its bustling streets to enjoy the city's lively atmosphere and delicious street food and delve into its rich history at museums and historical sites. With over 2,000 years of history, there’s a plethora of things to do in Belgrade. Top attractions include the Belgrade Fortress which offers panoramic views of the Danube and Sava rivers.

Novi Sad
A short trip from Belgrade takes you to Novi Sad, Serbia's second-largest city and a cultural haven. Explore the picturesque Petrovaradin Fortress standing guard over the Danube, which hosts the renowned EXIT music festival. Other things to do in Novi Sad include strolling down the bustling Dunavska Street, watching the sunset from the Petrovaradin Clock Tower, and sampling traditional Serbian food at local eateries.

Venture south to Nis, one of the oldest cities in Europe, for some of the top things to do in Serbia. Admire the well-preserved Nis Fortress, dating back to the Ottoman era, see the gruesome Skull Tower, and visit Mediana archaeological site to explore the ancient Roman ruins.

Fruška Gora National Park
Just over an hour’s drive from Belgrade is Fruška Gora National Park, one of the four national parks in Serbia. Explore the rich forests, vast lakes and historic monasteries dating back to the 15th century. You can hike, bike, and even ride a horse along the many trails in the park – perfect if you’re looking for fun things to do in Serbia.

Tara National Park
In the far west of Serbia is Tara National Park, a paradise for nature lovers. With rugged mountains, deep gorges, and pristine rivers, it’s the perfect location for an escape into nature. Enjoy stunning views from the famous viewpoint, Banjska Stena, and keep your eyes peeled for the park’s resident brown bears.

Serbian food

What’s the food in Serbia like? Like its Balkan neighbours, Serbian food is a delicious fusion of Byzantine, Mediterranean, Central European and Ottoman influences. If you want to sample traditional Serbian food during your trip, try burek, a popular breakfast pastry layered with mince meat, cheese and vegetables, cevapcici, pork and beef mincemeat kebabs, and sarma, traditionally made from cabbage leaves stuffed with a meat and rice filling. For dessert, try uštipci, fried doughnut-like balls often served with jam or icing sugar.

Festivals and events in Serbia

Serbia hosts an array of festivals and events throughout the year. If you want to take your travel experience to the next level, attending a festival is a unique thing to do in Serbia. Music lovers from around the world flock to EXIT festival, Serbia’s biggest music event, in Novi Sad’s Petrovaradin Fortress every year. Join in to see top international talent take to the stage in this four-day festival. For food enthusiasts, Festival Roštiljijada is an annual celebration of meat with stalls grilling dishes fresh on the street, and Belgrade Beer Fest takes place every August with over 100 brands of beer on display.

Driving in Serbia

Driving in Serbia is the best way to explore this Balkan beauty at your own pace. Serbia boasts a well-connected road network, including motorways that link major cities and the E65 highway that runs through Europe. Before you hit the road in your hire car, here are some essential tips and recommendations about driving in the country.

Driving in Serbia requirements

To drive in Serbia, you need a full, valid driving licence from your home country. If your licence is issued beyond the EU, you’ll need an international driving permit (IDP) for Serbia too. To hire a car in Serbia, you'll need a second form of identification, such as your passport.

Rules for Driving in Serbia

• Serbia's driving side is on the right, and overtaking on the left
• All passengers must wear a seatbelt
• Children aged between 3 and 12 must sit in the backseat
• Dipped headlights must be used at all times, even during daylight hours
• The legal blood alcohol limit for drivers in Serbia is 0.03%.

Minimum age to hire a car in Serbia

To hire a car in Serbia, you must be at least 21 years old. Remember, specific age requirements may vary among car hire companies, so it's wise to verify before making your reservation.

Serbia car hire

Planning to hire a car in Serbia? Enterprise Rent-A-Car has a range of hire cars in Serbia for your trip, from compact cars to family-size SUVs so pick up your hire car from one of our convenient locations in Serbia. Ready for your Serbian adventure? Book your hire car in Serbia today.

Car and van hire in Serbia with Enterprise

Enterprise Serbia offers a range of car and van hire services including one-way, long-term and short-term vehicle hire. Commercial clients can speak to our award-winning business rental team who will tailor a mobility solution for your needs and budget.

We are part of the Enterprise group, the largest transportation solutions provider in the world. Our global network covers more than 90 countries and over 9,500 locations, allowing us to serve your mobility needs, wherever you’re going.

We are committed to providing the best service possible and exceeding our customers’ expectations for quality and value.

Car hire in Serbia

If you are travelling with your family or in a big group, you may find a 7-seater or a people carrier will give you more space to travel comfortably with your luggage. For a city trip, a handy hatchback that’s easy to park may suit you better. For business trips or long drives an executive car will combine comfort and performance.

Whether you prefer automatic to manual transmission, no problem. If you want a petrol, diesel or hybrid engine, we’ve got you covered. You may also need GPS, a child seat or want to add another driver to the contract, let us know and we’ll arrange it for you.

Van hire in Serbia

Should you need to hire a van while you’re in Serbia, all our vans can be driven on a standard licence and are modern, clean and easy to drive. Just ask and one of our branch team will happily show you around your hire van to make sure you are comfortable with it before you head off.

Car & Van Hire in Serbia

Enterprise Rent-A-Car is proud to serve customers in Serbia. As part of the largest rental car company in the world, which owns and operates more than 1.5 million vehicles, we’re sure to have a location near you or your travel destination. And while we are an internationally recognised brand, Enterprise remains family-owned with one goal in mind for our customers: to exceed your expectations for service and overall value.

With unique attractions, such as the Belgrade Fortress, Petrovaradin Citadel and the Tower of Skulls, Serbia is a popular destination with tourists and business travellers alike. No matter if you’re visiting for only a few days or staying for a month or more, you can count on us to provide the perfect vehicle for your transportation needs. Get your trip started by searching the map or browsing the locations below.