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 21 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 the UK and 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.

Why choose Car-2-Europe DS?


Earlybird 2021 Long Term 80+ days

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    20% off
    Earlybird Sale
    Save 20% off your lease for 80+ days on all vehicles
    • - Available in ALL locations within Belgium, Spain, Germany, France, Italy, Portugal & the Netherlands
    • - Collection Dates: 01 January 2021 – 31 December 2021
    • - Book & Pay: 31 May 2021
  • Conditions: New bookings only. Book & pay by 31 May 21 or per invoice due date, whichever occurs first. Valid for collections: 01 Jan 21 – 31 Dec 21. Deposit is required at time of booking and full payment is required within 10 days upon confirmation of your booking. Loyalty clients receive a Full tank of Fuel in addition to the above. Subject to availability at all times. Offer cannot be combined with any other discounts or deals. Minimum lease period is 21 days. Offer is correct at time of print and subject to change without notice. Updated 10 May 21.

Discounted Rates & Free Delivery/Collection Fees

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    Collections
    Earlybird Sale
    Discounted Rates on certain car types & for all vehicles FREE Delivery/Collection fees
    • - Available for all cars. Additional Deals exist for the DS7 Hybrid
    • - Collection Dates: 01 May 2021– 31 December 2021
    • - Book & Pay: 31 May 2021
  • Conditions: New bookings only. Book & pay by 31 May 21 or per invoice due date, whichever occurs first. Valid for collections: 01 May 21 – 31 Dec 21. Additional deals as follows: DS7 Hybrid 21-29 days: up to EUR100 off + free del/coll fee, DS7 Hybrid 30+ days: 7 free days + free del/coll fee, all other cars 21-79 days: free del/coll fee only. Deposit is required at time of booking and full payment is required within 10 days upon confirmation of your booking. Loyalty clients receive a Full tank of Fuel in addition to the above. Subject to availability at all times. Offer cannot be combined with any other discounts or deals. Minimum lease period is 21 days. Offer is correct at time of print and subject to change without notice. Updated 10 May 21.

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.