Rental Qualifications and Requirements

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Please note that from 15 November to 15 April many cities are required by law to restrict the circulation to only vehicles equipped with snow chains or winter tyres. For a summary of the orders, please visit and/or


To comply with the regulations, in the locations subject to this requirement, vehicles are equipped with snow chains - the price is included in the rental charges under the item “Winterisation Fee”.


Hertz offers vehicles equipped with snow chains in the following Italian regions: Piedmont, Lombardy, Veneto, Trentino Alto Adige, Friuli Venezia Giulia, Liguria, Emilia Romagna, Tuscany, Umbria, Marche, Lazio (in selected cities and locations), Abruzzo, Molise, Campania (in selected cities and locations), Calabria (in selected cities and locations), Puglia (in selected cities and locations) and Basilicata.


In these regions, all vehicles are automatically equipped with snow chains for an additional fee of:


Vehicle groups

Fee per day

Fee per week

Maximum per rental

(A4) Fiat Doblo or similar

(B4) Fiat Talento or similar

(C4) Ford Transit Custom or similar

(D4) Ford Transit 350L or similar

(E4) Iveco Daily or similar

(F4) Toyota Hilux or similar

(G4) Fiat Doblo Combi or similar

(H4) Ford Transit 350L Fridge Box or similar

(I4) Ford Transit Refrigerated or similar

(J4) Fiat Doblo Refrigerated or similar

(K4) Ford Custom (Disabled) or similar

(L4) Ford Transit D. Cab Chassis or similar 

(M4) Ford Custom Refrigerated or similar

(N4) Ford Transit Jumbo or similar

(O4) Citroen Berlingo Electric or similar

(P4) Iveco Daily Tail Lift or similar

(X4) Fiat Fiorino or similar

€ 3.66 

(including tax)

€ 25.62

(including tax)

€ 54.90

(including tax)

All other vehicle groups

€ 2.93 

(including tax)

€ 20.50

(including tax)

€ 43.92

(including tax)



This price is included in your rental charges under the item “Winterisation Fee”.


If the snow chains are not returned a fee of € 73.20 (including tax) will be applied.


At pick-up if you decide to bring your own snow chains or do not intend on driving on the roads subject to this requirement, you may decline the equipment by signing the appropriate release form.


Please note that if your rate includes the Winterisation you do NOT need to add the snow chains as extra as this equipment is already included in your reservation with the relevant fee. Please check your rate for all inclusions and charges.


Please also refer to "Snow chains" and "Winter tyres".


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