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hvv switch & SIXT share

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Your fleet for the whole of Hamburg.

With hvv switch and SIXT share there’s the right vehicle for absolutely everyone. Whether you’re looking for an e-car, a compact class car, a limousine or an estate. You’ll find a wide range of different vehicles with SIXT share. Always ready and waiting to take you where you need to go.

How to use SIXT share with hvv switch:

  • Activate your driving licence once in the hvv switch app or at the HVV service point, which is located on Johanniswall 2, 20095 Hamburg (opening hours: Mon-Fri 10:30 am - 6:00 pm, closed Sat and Sun).
  • Select a car in our app, which you can reserve free of charge for up to 15 minutes.
  • You can open the car you reserved using the app. Then all you have to do is get in and drive off.
  • It costs just 9 cents per minute to use the car.
  • To end your journey, simply park the vehicle somewhere within the SIXT share service region in Hamburg. You can then end the rental very simply using the hvv switch app.
  • You can then rent SIXT share cars at any time using hvv switch. Without having to create an account with SIXT share.

Conditions for use:

  • You are at least 21 years old and have a valid class B driving licence (which you’ve held for at least one year and is valid for at least another 28 days)
  • You need to activate your driving licence one time only – either using our app or by visiting the HVV service point, which is located on Johanniswall 2, 20095 Hamburg (opening hours: Mon-Fri 10:30 am - 6:00 pm, closed Sat and Sun)
  • You will of course need to provide detailed information about yourself, select a method of payment (only PayPal is currently available) and accept our General Terms & Conditions and Privacy Policy, as well as the SIXT share General Terms & Conditions.
  • You will have to select a PIN in our hvv switch app

This can all be done very quickly and easily using our app. And once you have activated your driving licence once, this will no longer be necessary when using any car sharing services in the future.

SIXT share

hvv switch sixt shareSIXT share is our first car sharing partner in the hvv switch app. The service allows you to rent a car near you at any time – either for just a few minutes or up to a maximum of 27 days.

The rental costs are calculated dynamically per minute. The current price per minute depends on the vehicle category, the rental period and, if the kilometre limit is exceeded, the distance that you travelled.

Additional charges may apply for rentals and returns at certain locations (e.g. airports or SIXT stations). You can find out more about SIXT share here.

The service region of SIXT share

The service region in Hamburg covers the centre of the city and surrounding districts. It extends from Alstertal (in the north) to Elbbrücken (in the south), and from Groß-Flottbek (in the west) to Marienthal (in the east). You can find out more here: SIXT share service region.

SIXT share cars are currently also available at other locations around Germany – including Berlin and Munich, as well as at selected SIXT stations in Bochum, Dresden, Duisburg, Leipzig and Nuremberg. SIXT share is also available in the Netherlands – in Amsterdam, The Hague and Rotterdam.

The service hours of SIXT share

You can rent vehicles from SIXT share spontaneously and at any time of the day or night. You are not limited in any way here.

Your new SIXT share fleet

With the hvv switch app and SIXT share you can rent both petrol-fuelled and electric cars from brands including Audi, BMW, MINI, VW, Opel, Peugeot, Renault, Seat and Skoda. You can view all available vehicles by visiting SIXT share.

hvv switch & SIXT share at a glance.

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Tax & Protection

  • All taxes are included in the rental price, along with fully comprehensive insurance and theft protection. There is an excess per claim of €950, however.


  • The number of kilometres included per trip or journey varies depending on the vehicle you have chosen. In the case of petrol-fuelled vehicles, this is 200 km per trip For electric vehicles it is 50 km per trip, and for the VW Crafter it is 120 km per trip.

Petrol & electricity

  • Petrol and electricity costs are also included. If you still need to refuel your SIXT share car, you will first need to pay the costs yourself. Once your journey is over, send the receipts to sixtshare-hvv@sixt.com, stating your booking number, registration number and bank account details. SIXT will then reimburse the costs after checking them.
  • Important for you to know: Filling up the tank is not incentivised in any way when using hvv switch. Unfortunately, it is not currently possible to charge e-vehicles – either at hvv switch points or at public charging stations.


  • Parking fees in public car parks located within the service region are free of charge. Of course, you can also make use of our hvv switch points when driving with SIXT share cars.

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You can also find out everything you need to know about SIXT share in our FAQ. Or by visiting SIXT share directly.

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