A rental car of your choice with basic CDW insurance is included in the tour price. Please refer to the Car Info tab for more details.
What insurance is included?
Compulsory insurance is included in your packages. This includes Third Party Liability, Collision Damage Waiver (Damage to the rental car with an excess) and Theft Protection (with an excess). You have the option of purchasing further insurance when you collect the car.
Is my mileage restricted?
There is an unlimited mileage allowance.
Where do I go to pick up the car?
Please note that due to Covid, Avis has suspended their complementary shuttle service. The shuttle service will start again on May 1st 2022. If you are traveling before May 2022 then you will have to take a taxi from your accommodation to the car rental.
You are picked up at your hotel and taken to the car rental office where you will get the car. The car rental office is located in the down town area of Reykjavik.
What happens if the car breaks down?
In the unusual event of a breakdown, you have 24 hour breakdown assistance. The number to call is in the car and on the car rental agreements form.
Does the credit card holder have to be the driver?
No, but the credit card holder does have to be present.
What documents do I need to bring when I collect the car?
You will need a current, valid driver’s licence, which you will have held for at least two years. Travelers from overseas will need a licence issued in their country of residence along with an English translation (where appropriate). Some form of picture Identity is required, e.g. Passport, ID card etc. A valid credit card is also required.
How old do I have to be to hire a car?
The minimum age is 21 years to rent a car in Iceland. Further age restrictions apply for certain vehicles.