4 simple steps to sell cars at an auction

Have you ever wondered why selling used cars has to be so complicated? We certainly have. But then we realised the very simple truth: it doesn’t. With the right setup and system, smooth vehicle sales are easy. And when you partner with us, selling pre-owned cars is as relaxing as can be.

We get rid of all the headaches. There’s no dealing with complicated websites and no chasing after potential buyers that fail to come up with the cash. Our sales process is so quick and easy that satisfaction is guaranteed—you always sell for a price that leaves you smiling.


A simple, step-by-step plan

If you’re a fleet manager or remarketing manager, or oversee sales at a rental company, OPENLANE is here to make your job easier. Our straightforward system brings you the best market prices out there. And the cherry on top? You barely need to do a thing. We do all the hard work for you.



Book an appointment with us and our experts take care of the intake and inspection. You don’t have to worry about anything.



– Continental European sellers

We publish your vehicles all over Europe to bring you the best deal in 48 hours. When you receive the highest bid, you decide whether to sell immediately or auction the vehicle a second time.

– UK sellers

You set the reserve price (minimum you will accept for the vehicle), and we work with you to promote your vehicles in the best possible way. We can help you sell vehicles via dynamic or Buy Now auctions.


Sale & Payment

After accepting an offer from OPENLANE, you’ll receive payment within two working days. It’s easy, fast and safe!



When you sell a car with OPENLANE, you don’t have to worry about complicated logistics. We’ll collect the car, or you’ll drop it off at one of our hubs, then you’re off the hook. We’ll arrange delivery and take care of the export details for international sales.

– Continental European sellers from Belgium, France, Germany, Italy, and the Netherlands

We’ll pick the car up from you within three days of you receiving the payment.

– Sellers from all other continental European countries

You need to drop the car off at one of our hubs and we’ll handle the rest of the delivery from there.

Sellers selling to their own communities arrange delivery directly with their buyer.

– UK Sellers

We’ll collect the vehicle from your location within three working days, or you can drop it off at one of our hubs. From there, we’ll take care of the rest.

Ready for simple car sales?

Contact us to get started. We’ll arrange a complimentary consultation in which one of our sales experts will go through all your needs, tailor a plan of attack and answer any questions you have. It’s just a chat, you’re not locked into anything.

Start selling today