Explore Europe in a Brand New DS Automobile

Car-2-Europe DS

Car-2-Europe DS is a great option for your next holiday if you're travelling to Europe between 14 to 175 days. You’ll receive a brand new Car-2-Europe DS vehicle of your choice straight from the factory with a full factory warranty along with 24 hour roadside assistance. With Car-2-Europe DS, your vehicle will also come with a built-in GPS, giving you the freedom to drive through over 40 countries in Europe along with Eastern Europe, giving you the flexibility to cruise the open roads in style and luxury.

Car-2-Europe DS is designed exclusively for Australian residents who are planning an extended holiday in Europe. It is the perfect alternative to car hire, providing you the chance to explore the best of Europe as soon as you arrive. You will receive this booklet on collection of your DS, however we strongly recommend you read through the DS Travel Book prior to leaving Australia so you are familiar with its contents.

View the current DS Accessories & Snow Chains available for your DS lease.

Why choose Car-2-Europe DS?


Current Deals

50% Off Delivery & Collection Fees

  • Up to
    50% Off
    50% Off Delivery & Collection Fees!
    • - Offer valid on ALL vehicles in ALL locations
    • - Collection Dates: 01 January 2022 - 31 December 2022
    • - Book & Pay: 30 June 2022
  • Conditions: New bookings only. Book & pay by 30 Jun 22 or per invoice due date, whichever occurs first. Valid for collections: 01 Jan 22 – 31 Dec 22. AUD500 non-refundable deposit due upon confirmation of booking and full payment is required within 6 weeks of collection. Cancellation fees apply. Subject to availability at all times. Offer cannot be combined with any other discounts or deals. Minimum lease period is 30 days. Offer is correct at time of print and subject to change without notice. Updated 23 May 22.

Save 20% Off Leasing Rate for 80+ Day Leases

  • Up to
    20% off
    Get 20% Off on 80+ Day Leases
    • - Offer valid on ALL vehicles in ALL locations
    • - Collection Dates: 01 January 2022 - 31 December 2022
    • - Book & Pay: 30 June 2022
  • Conditions: New bookings only. Book & pay by 30 Jun 22 or per invoice due date, whichever occurs first. Valid for collections: 01 Jan 22 - 31 Dec 22. AUD500 non-refundable deposit is required at time of booking and full payment is required within 6 weeks of collection. Cancellation fees apply. Subject to availability at all times. Offer cannot be combined with any other discounts or deals. Minimum lease period is 80 days to receive 20% off deal. Free tank of fuel is for loyal customers only. Offer is correct at time of print and subject to change without notice. Updated 23 May 22.

Loyal Customers Only: Free Tank of Fuel

  • Free
    Fuel
    Loyalty Customers get a FREE tank of fuel
    • - Offer valid on ALL vehicles in ALL locations for loyalty customers only
    • - Collection Dates: 01 January 2022 - 31 December 2022
    • - Book & Pay: 30 June 2022
  • Conditions: New bookings only. Book & pay by 30 Jun 22 or per invoice due date, whichever occurs first. Valid for collections: 01 Jan 22 – 31 Dec 22. Valid for repeat customers booked on 2019, 2020 and 2021. Tank of fuel valid at EUR120. AUD500 non-refundable deposit due upon confirmation of booking and full payment is required within 6 weeks of collection. Cancellation fees apply.. Subject to availability at all times. Offer cannot be combined with any other discounts or deals. Minimum lease period is 30 days. Offer is correct at time of print and subject to change without notice. Updated 23 May 22.

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Frequently Asked Questions

To take advantage of a DS lease, you must meet all of the following criteria:

  • You must be an Australian Resident.
  • Reside outside of the European Union.
  • Stay in the European Union for no more than 185 days in any consecutive 12 month period.
  • Not carry out any activity for gain during your stay (No working visas allowed).
  • Be at least 18 years of age with a valid driver's licence.

All DS deliveries will be provided with a security kit which includes a reflective jacket and triangle. DS will charge the client's credit card should the item/s not be returned with the vehicle. Some countries may have individual equipment requirements so this should be researched when planning an itinerary. DS cannot predict where each client will travel and therefore leave it to the client to investigate and purchase. Visit our DS Accessories page for any additional equipment, including child seats, roof bars and GPS.

You can drive your DS and are covered by insurance and assistance in the following countries: Andorra, Austria, Belgium, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus (Greek Territory only)~, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France (including Corsica), Germany, Gibraltar, Greece (excludes Crete and Greek Islands), Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Italy (including Sicily and Sardinia), Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macedonia, Malta, Monaco, Montenegro, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal (including Azores and Madeira), Romania, San Marino, Serbia*, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain (including Balearic and Canary Islands), Sweden, Switzerland and the Vatican.

~The cover of insurance provided for Cyprus is limited to the geographical parts of Cyprus which are under control of the government of the Republic of Cyprus.*The cover of insurance provided for Serbia is limited to the Republic of Montenegro and the geographical parts of Serbia which are under control of the government of the Republic of Serbia.

Travel is not permitted into the following countries: Albania, Algeria, Belarus, Israel, Iran, Kosovo, Moldova, Morocco, Russia, Tunisia, Turkey, Ukraine, United Kingdom and the Greek Islands. Travel to these countries is at the hirers risk and is not covered by the DS insurance or DS assistance.

No. Once you have paid DriveAway you will be given a prepaid voucher, this will cover you for your long term car hire and there are no extras to pay other than tolls, highway charges or fuel. There is no deposit required or credit card imprints taken at time of collection.