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Hire a campervan in Bochum

Bochum is the perfect starting point for discovering Germany with a motorhome because from here, you can explore both Germany and neighbouring 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 rent a campervan and explore Western Europe on an unforgettable road trip. We recommend renting a motorhome and setting off on a relaxing weekend getaway to visit the Bochum Planetarium and Lake Kemnader.

From £59 / night

Collect your campervan rental in Bochum and go

Our campervan rental station in Bochum is closely located to public transport. For those travelling internationally, it is best to arrive at the Dortmund (DTM) airport 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, take bus 345 to “Arnoldschacht”. From here, it’s a 3-minute walk to the roadsurfer station.

Parking information

Street parking is available outside the roadsurfer station or in the “Arnoldschacht” industrial estate. Please note that this parking is not monitored.

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roadsurfer campers in Bochum

  • 5
  • 4+1

Beach Hostel VW T6.1 California Beach campervan

  • 150 hp diesel
  • Big bed (whole vehicle width)
  • Extendable kitchen unit
  • Manual pop-up roof
  • Park-assist and rear camera
  • Cruise and distance control ACC, GPS
  • 4
  • 4

Surfer Suite VW T6.1 California Ocean campervan

  • 150 hp diesel
  • Integrated kitchenette
  • Outdoor shower (cold)
  • Automatic pop-up roof
  • Park-assist and rear camera
  • Cruise and distance control ACC, GPS
  • 5
  • 4+1

Camper Cabin Ford Nugget campervan with pop-up roof

  • 170 hp diesel
  • Integrated kitchenette
  • Outdoor shower (cold)
  • Manual pop-up roof
  • Tow hitch
  • Park-assist and rear camera
  • 4
  • 4

Travel Home Mercedes Marco Polo campervan

  • 163 hp diesel
  • Integrated kitchenette
  • Outdoor shower (cold)
  • Manual pop-up roof
  • Tow hitch
  • Park-assist and rear camera
  • 5
  • 4+1

Camper Cabin Deluxe Ford Nugget Plus campervan with pop-up roof

  • 150 hp diesel
  • Integrated kitchenette
  • Outdoor shower (cold)
  • WC
  • Manual pop-up roof
  • Hitch, park-assist and rear camera
  • 4
  • 2

Couple Cottage Motorhome without a pop-up roof (600)

  • 130 hp diesel
  • spacious kitchen area
  • Indoor shower/wet room (warm)
  • WC
  • without pop-up roof
  • Parking assistance & tempomat
  • 4
  • 4

Road House Motorhome with pop-up roof (540)

  • 140 hp diesel
  • spacious kitchen area
  • Indoor shower/wet room (warm)
  • WC
  • Manual pop-up roof
  • Parking assistance, rear camera, Tempomat, etc.
  • 4
  • 2+2

Family Finca Motorhome with a fixed high roof (600)

  • 177 hp diesel
  • spacious kitchen area
  • Indoor shower/wet room (warm)
  • WC
  • Fixed high roof
  • Parking assistance, rear camera, Tempomat, etc.
  • 3
  • 2+1

Cozy Cottage Semi-integrated motorhome (700)

  • 177 hp diesel
  • spacious kitchen area
  • large bathroom
  • WC
  • without pop-up roof
  • Rear view camera, cruise control, spacious rear garage, etc.

Your roadsurfer perks



Unlimited mileage


Free 2nd driver included


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


Roadside assistance


Free camping equipment and kitchen utensils included


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Motorhome hire in Bochum

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

Campervans: Equipped and ready for adventure

When you hire a campervan in Bochum you can be on the road right away, trusting that your roadsurfer home on wheels is fully stocked. Your campervan comes with an awning, camping table and two chairs to enjoy the space outside of your vehicle. The kitchen box allows you to save money on eating out: you’ve got all the pots, pans, and utensils to cook up your own meals. There’s even a corkscrew and bottle opener, and a coffee pot, plus mugs for your morning coffee or tea, although you’ll want to bring dish towels, sponges, and eco-friendly dish soap. When you rent a small motorhome from Bochum you will need to bring your own bedding, or you can hire what you need from the roadsurfer station. Full details of what’s included in your motorhome hire, and our suggestions on what to bring along to your Bochum campervan holiday can be found in the equipment list.

Best time to hire a campervan in Bochum

The best time to hire a campervan in Bochum is from May to September when it is a pleasant 18 to 23 degrees. July is the warmest month with minimal rain, and it’s when Europe’s largest inner-city open-air festival, “Bochum Total”, takes place. It’s also worth travelling to Bochum in August and September, when you can take your motorhome rental to the Ruhr Tent Festival at Lake Kemnader.

Water tank services near Bochum

After collecting your campervan, you can fill up the fresh water tank at the supply and disposal stations in Bochum as well as dispose of the 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).

Petrol stations near our Bochum location

You can conveniently refuel with diesel and AdBlue before returning your motorhome or campervan hire in Bochum at this location:

  • 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

Fortunately, there are plenty of parking garages in Bochum where you can leave your campervan or motorhome rental such as:

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

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

Camping near Bochum

Rent a campervan or motorhome in Bochum and explore the city from your campsite. Find a unique and private camping sites with roadsurfer spots, both in the city on private property or outside the city in the countryside. Camp by the lake, on a large meadow with a view, or in the forest. There are plenty of beautiful pitches 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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