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Rent an RV in Bochum

Bochum is the perfect starting point for discovering Germany with a camper van because from here you can explore both Germany and the neighboring countries. Eat a delicious Belgian waffle or admire a field of tulips at the foot of one of the countless Dutch windmills. Bochum is the ideal place to explore Western Europe on an unforgettable road trip. We recommend renting a camper van or Class C RV and setting off on your next adventure.

Starting at $65 / night

Where can I pick up my RV rental in Bochum?

Our camper van rental station in Bochum is located close to public transport. For international travelers, it’s best to fly into Dortmund Airport (DTM) and take public transport from there. Read on below for our address and further directions.

Bochum

Bochum

Address

Werner Hellweg 403
44894 Bochum
Germany

Getting to the station

From Dortmund Airport (DTM): From the airport, take the Airport Express “AirX” to Dortmund Central Station (Dortmund Hauptbahnhof). Transfer to the S-Bahn suburban rail line and board the S1 (S-Bahn) suburban train “Essen” to “Bochum-Langendreer West”. Transfer to bus 345 toward “Bochum Dahlhausen” to “Bochum Werner Straße”. From here, it’s a three-minute walk to the roadsurfer station.

Alternatively, you can take a Taxi / Uber (30 minutes).

From Bochum Town Hall Station (Rathaus Bochum): From the station, board bus 345 to “Arnoldschacht”. From here, it’s a 3-minute walk to the roadsurfer station.

Parking information

On-street parking is available outside the roadsurfer station or in the “Arnoldschacht” industrial estate. Please be aware that this parking is not monitored.

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Explore Bochum RV Rentals

  • 5
  • 4+1

Beach Hostel Class B RV | VW T6.1 California Beach

  • 150 hp diesel engine
  • Big bed (whole vehicle width)
  • Slide-out kitchen
  • Manual pop-up roof
  • Rear parking sensors with camera
  • Cruise and distance control ACC, GPS
  • 4
  • 4

Surfer Suite Class B RV | VW T6.1 California Ocean

  • 150 hp diesel engine
  • Integrated kitchen
  • Outdoor shower (cold water)
  • Automatic pop-up roof
  • Rear parking sensors with camera
  • Cruise and distance control ACC, GPS
  • 5
  • 4+1

Camper Cabin Class B RV | Ford Nugget

  • 170 hp diesel engine
  • Integrated kitchen
  • Outdoor shower (cold water)
  • Manual pop-up roof
  • RV trailer hitch
  • Rear parking sensors with camera
  • 4
  • 4

Travel Home Class B RV | Mercedes Marco Polo

  • 163 hp diesel engine
  • Integrated kitchen
  • Outdoor shower (cold water)
  • Manual pop-up roof
  • RV trailer hitch
  • Rear parking sensors with camera
  • 5
  • 4+1

Camper Cabin Deluxe Class B RV | Ford Nugget Plus

  • 150 hp diesel engine
  • Integrated kitchen
  • Outdoor shower (cold water)
  • Toilet
  • Manual pop-up roof
  • Tow hitch & Rear parking sensors with camera
  • 4
  • 2

Couple Cottage Class B RV | Sprinter

  • 130 hp diesel engine
  • Large kitchen area
  • Indoor shower/wet bath (hot water)
  • Toilet
  • Without pop-up roof
  • Parking assistance & tempomat
  • 4
  • 4

Road House Class B RV | Sprinter

  • 140 hp diesel engine
  • Large kitchen area
  • Indoor shower/wet bath (hot water)
  • Toilet
  • Manual pop-up roof
  • Rear parking sensors with camera, cruise control, etc.
  • 4
  • 2+2

Family Finca Class B RV | Sprinter

  • 177 hp diesel engine
  • Large kitchen area
  • Indoor shower/wet bath (hot water)
  • Toilet
  • Fixed high roof
  • Rear parking sensors with camera, cruise control, etc.
  • 3
  • 2+1

Cozy Cottage Class C RV

  • 177 hp diesel engine
  • Spacious living-kitchen area
  • Large wet bath (hot water)
  • Toilet
  • Without pop-up roof
  • Rear view camera, cruise control, spacious rear compartment, etc.

Your roadsurfer Benefits



Brand new, fully equipped camper vans & RVs


Unlimited mileage & free 2nd driver


Rebook or cancel with the Flex option up to 48 hours before departure


Camping equipment & kitchen utensils included


Roadside assistance


Rent a roadsurfer Camper Van or RV in Bochum

Whether it’s a short weekend trip in Bochum and the surrounding area, or a road trip through Europe, things are always more flexible on your vacation with a roadsurfer camper van rental. With us, you’ll find the right camper van or Class C RV for every vacation, easily and conveniently, from the comfort of your home! Not sure how to get started? With our tips on camper van rental in Bochum, you can start planning your vacation with ease.


Campervans parked at the roadsurfer station in bochum
Office at the roadsurfer campervan rental station in Bochum
Campervans parked on a green lawn at the roadsurfer station in Bochum
Campervans in front of a building at the roadsurfer station in Bochum

Camper vans & RVs with ready-to-go camping gear

Our roadsurfer camper vans and motorhomes are equipped with everything you may need or want on your road trip from Bochum. Enjoy a seamless driving experience with built-in navigation, relax and unwind on a big and comfortable bed, and make use of a fully stocked kitchen box that includes a pot and pan, tableware, glasses, utensils, mugs, and a French press for your coffee, allowing you to prepare your favorite meals. Additionally, we provide an outdoor table and camping chairs so you can enjoy your time outside. The only thing you need to bring is a comforter or sleeping bag and your sense of adventure. You can also reserve a comforter when you book your Bochum camper van, along with many other items that you can find on our equipment list.

Best time of year to visit Bochum

The best time to rent a camper van in Bochum is from May to September when it’s a pleasant 64°-74°F. July is the warmest month with minimal rain, and when Europe’s largest inner-city open-air festival “Bochum Total” takes place. It’s also worth traveling to Bochum in August and September when you can take your camper van rental to the Ruhr Tent Festival at Lake Kemnader.

Filling and emptying water tanks in Bochum

After picking up your camper van, you can fill up the fresh water tank at the supply and disposal stations in Bochum, as well as dispose of grey water before returning your vehicle. The closest service area is a 10-minute drive from our rental station in Bochum.

  • Sani Service 3in1 supply and disposal station: Herner Straße 259 (near the Spürkel Customer Service Centre).

Gas stations near our Bochum station

Before you return your roadsurfer camper van, you can refill with diesel and AdBlue at one of these convenient gas stations near our location here:

  • Shell, P7, Am Einkaufszentrum 1, 44791 Bochum

Please note: The AdBlue service station information provided is for guidance only and is provided without warranty of any kind; customers are advised to check the information for accuracy on their own responsibility, as roadsurfer assumes no liability for the accuracy or timeliness of the information.

Parking in Bochum

There are plenty of parking garages in Bochum where you can leave your camper van or Class C RV rental, such as:

  • CITY Parken in Massenbergerstraße
  • P1 at Husemannplatz
  • P2 at Dr.-Ruer-Platz.

You can also find a few free parking spaces in Ehrenfeldstraße near the city center, or in Nordstraße at the corner of Weststraße, right in the city center. Free parking is also available on Goldschmidtstraße.

Campgrounds near Bochum

Rent a camper van or Class C RV in Bochum and explore the city from your campground. Find unique and private camping spots with roadsurfer spots, both in the city on private property, or in the countryside outside of the city. Camp by the lake, on a large meadow with a view, or in the forest. There are plenty of beautiful camping spots where you can spend the night in an unusual and individual way.


A white campervan parked by a lake in the mountains

Camping by the Lake

Dog and a white roadsurfer campervan in the forest

Camping in the Forest

Woman doing yoga in front of a campervan on a green lawn

Camping in the Garden

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