Sint Truiden Car Rental

Enterprise Car Rental Locations in Sint Truiden

Sint Truiden is one the largest cities in Belgium's Limburg region. Brussels Airport is located 63 km to the west, offering daily domestic and international flights. The city is also accessible by train, with Sint Truiden train station just a short stroll from the town square, Enterprise Rent-A-Car can be found on Hasseltse Steenweg, with reservations available.

What to do and see in Sint Truiden

Sint Truiden was founded in the 800s, making it one of the oldest cities in the region. The original town was built around a Benedictine monastery. While the original building has largely been lost to time, many parts of Sint Truiden Abbey have been painstakingly restored in recent years. Beneath the abbey, there's a labyrinth of crypts dating back to the 11th century. In recent years, the ancient stonework and architectural elements have been restored.

Other local sights include the centuries-old belfry that has been integrated into the town hall. This impressive structure boasts 50 bells and was recently awarded UN World Heritage recognition.

If you're a history buff who's booking a rental car in Sint Truiden, there are several museums worth visiting in town. Brustem Air Base Museum is a permanent collection that spotlights the city's contribution to World War II.

Sint-Truidense Voetbalvereniging (STVV) is the local soccer team that competes in the Belgian Pro League, the highest level of national competition. If you would like to see the team in action, head to Stayen Stadium. With a 14,600-seat capacity, you won't have a problem getting a seat.

Visiting in spring? Sint Truiden lies at the heart of Belgium's Hesbaye region, which is renowned for its vineyards and fruit-growing industry. Head to Market Square to sample local favorites like sweet cherries and heirloom pears and apples.

As well as fresh produce, Market Square is the place to be if you're looking to pick up a one-of-a-kind buy. Every Sunday, there's a bustling flea market offering everything from budget buys to authentic antiques. There are also numerous boutiques, quaint cafés and cozy bistros with outdoor seating in the vicinity.

Nestled among beautiful countryside, Sint Truiden offers plenty of outdoor adventures. Start with a city walk to soak in the local architecture before embarking on one of several marked hiking trails. The nearby Haspengouw Nature House, Het Vinne county park and Nieuwenhoven county estate all offer expansive walking grounds.

Heading into town with youngsters? You'll find plenty of kid-friendly attractions here. LAGO Bloesembad is an action-packed water park with rapids, wave pools and slides aplenty. There are also several indoor and outdoor play parks and adventure playgrounds in the city.

Driving in Sint Truiden

To truly explore Limburg and the rest of Flanders, renting a car or van in Sint Truiden is the way to go. Thankfully, the city has an excellent road system, with several major national roads and freeways providing convenient connections to Brussels Airport and nearby places like Metsteren, Halle and Borgloon. The R27 provides the easiest route into Sint Truiden. If you want to head out and explore the surrounding region, take the interchange at Tienen to access the E40 and merge with the A2.

You'll need to get used to driving on the right-hand side of the road if this is your first time behind the wheel in Belgium. Local driving laws will also need to be respected if you want to avoid a fine. As Sint Truiden is a fairly large city, it can become congested during peak traffic hours. Try and avoid the R27 between 7:00 am and 9:00 am if you can help it. Likewise, it's not a good idea to try and drive into the downtown area between 4:00 pm and 6:00 pm. While disruptions are rare, routes like the N3 are occasionally affected by roadwork and maintenance. To ensure your trip goes without a hitch, check for traffic incidents and reports prior to heading out to your destination.

You won't have any trouble finding a parking space in Sint Truiden, with more than 500 free spaces available within walking distance of Market Square. There are also ample paid parking options throughout the city. You'll find 100 paid parking spots at Market Square, with a further 150 in the immediate vicinity. You'll only need to pay for parking if you're leaving your vehicle unattended between 9:00 am and 6:00 pm, but it's free outside of those hours and all day on Sunday. If you're booking a hotel in Sint Truiden, it's worth checking to see if your accommodation offers free parking as part of the deal.

Speed limits in Sint Truiden are what you'd expect from other places in Belgium. Downtown and in urban areas, speed limits of 30 km/h are in place. In the suburbs, speed limits can increase to 50 km/h. However, if you're driving in a school zone, you'll need to drop your speed to 30 km/h. As you head out into the surrounding regions, speed limits go up to 70 km/h. On freeways and major regional roads, speed limits can be as high as 120 km/h.

Car and van rental in Belgium with Enterprise

Enterprise Belgium offers a range of car and van rental services including one-way, long-term and short-term vehicle rental. 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 rental in Sint Truiden

If you are traveling 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 rental in Sint Truiden

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