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Hertz
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Vassilissis Sofias Avenue 71
Global Rent A Car
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Lo Edouardou 22
Sixt
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Syngrou Avenue 11
Thrifty
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Vassilissis Sofias Avenue 71
Budget
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Sygrou Avenue 23
Enterprise
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Andrea Syggrou Avenue 19
Avis
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Sygrou Avenue 23
Rentour
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Asklipiou 26-28

Athens rental car information

Average Rental Car CostCheapest Rental Car PriceMost Popular Rental TypeLowest Price Rental Company
$145Suzuki Celerio ($19 per day)SUVRaC SA ($19 per day)
FAQs about renting a car in Athens
What is the average cost to rent a car in Athens?
The average cost to rent a car in Athens is $145 per day.
What is the cheapest price for a rental car in Athens?
The cheapest rental car in Athens is Suzuki Celerio ($19 per day).
What is the most popular rental car type in Athens?
SUV is the most booked rental car type in Athens
Which car rental companies have the lowest priced rental cars in Athens?
RaC SA has the cheapest rental car rate in the next 14 days. Suzuki Celerio $19 per day
Which rental car companies offer services in Athens?
Car rental companies that service Athens are Auto LP, Yours Carrental, and Hertz

Fly In And Drive Out Of Athens, Greece

The savvy traveler knows that renting a car can be one of the easiest ways to fly into Athens, leave the airport, and begin your sightseeing adventures. While you might be tempted to grab a cab or hop on a bus, keep in mind that the Athens' International Airport is one of the busiest in the world, which means that you might have to wait in long lines before your vacation can truly start. Fortunately, with a bit of planning you can make the most of your trip by booking a rental car in advance.

Athens Car Rental Tips

Greece is known for its one-way streets, beautiful scenery, and winding roads. With these characteristics in mind, there are a few key planning tips that you should consider before you head to an Athens car rental company.

Select The Right Car Rentals In Athens:

Did you know that the Athens International Airport, which is known locally as Elefthérios Venizélos, has several types of car rental companies? You can choose from: Enterprise, Europcar, Hertz, Alamo / National, Avis, and Sixt.

Age Limitations. -- If you want to rent a car in Athens, Greece, then you must be at least 21 years old. You must also have had your license for at least one year. Keep in mind that drivers under the age of 25 are subject to a young driver charge. Additionally, some rental car companies have a maximum rental age of 70.

Don't Forget Your International Driver's License. -- International visitors from the United States will need to have an International Driving Permit from either the American Automobile Touring Alliance or AAA.

Gas Stations And Toll Rolls. -- Gas stations are typically open from 7:00am — 7:00pm. There are also two toll highways from Athens, Greece. One of the toll highways will take you to the Peloponnesus, while the other road will take you to Thessaloniki.

Choose The Right Car For Your Trip To Athens, Greece

It is important that you choose the car that best meets your driving needs. From luxury sedans, to sporty convertible coups, to larger vans, be sure to book your rental car in advance so that you can enjoy a stress free driving experience during your trip to Athens.

Insurance And Other Important Considerations

Insurance regulations will vary depending on the type of car. In this vein, many cars can be driven in Greece and Western Europe; however, luxury cars are more likely to have travel restrictions.

The beauty of renting a car in Athens, is that it gives you the opportunity to explore to your heart's content. A few of the must-see destinations for visitors of all ages include: The Parthenon, Temple of Zeus, National Archaeological Museum, and the Acropolis. Thanks to the abundance of rental car companies, renting a car, luxury vehicle, or SUV in Athens, Greece has never been easier.

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Enterprise
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Andrea Syggrou Avenue 19
Sixt
5
Syngrou Avenue 11
Rentour
2
Asklipiou 26-28
Global Rent A Car
1
Lo Edouardou 22
Avis
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Sygrou Avenue 23
Budget
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Sygrou Avenue 23
Thrifty
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Vassilissis Sofias Avenue 71
Hertz
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Vassilissis Sofias Avenue 71
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