Drivers must be a minimum of:
• 21 years of age for car categories A and B
• 23 years of age for car categories C,C1,D,D1,K,K1,K2
• 25 years of age for all other categories.
Drivers must have held a valid license for at least one (1) year.
National Driving Licenses issued in EU, US, UK, Australia, Canada, Israel, Russia and Ukraine are accepted.
An International Driving License is required in all other countries.
Traffic Violations, Traffic fines and Administrative Sanctions
Tickets and appended administrative sanctions resulting from any violation of Greek Traffic laws during the rental period is solely the renter's responsibility.
If any such administrative sanction is not disclosed to the company at the end of the rental period (contract), the violation will be charged to the renter.
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Mileage Unlimited mileage is included in our rates.
Taxes V.A.T (Value Added Tax) 24% is included in our rates.
Additional Drivers One (1) additional driver can be registered without any additional charge. Maximum four (4) drivers including the main driver are allowed per rental. The cost is 2 EUR/day per driver.
Nationwide Roadside Service In the unfortunate event of a breakdown/accident not caused by a violation of Greek Traffic Laws, your car will be replaced with another car of the same size or larger within 24 hours.
Car Replacement in case of a breakdown/accident in case of the unfortunate event of an accident, your car will be replaced will another same or bigger size.
Infant Seat, Baby Seat and Booster Seat We offer 3 different types of child seats (Infant seat, Baby seat, Booster seat). One child seat is offered Free of Charge. Each extra child seat will cost 2 € /day, payable on arrival.
No additional charges on flight delays Our employees are always informed for your arrival time, including last minute flight schedule changes that may occur. They will wait for your arrival in order to deliver you the booked vehicle.
Choose between compact cars, family cruisers, mini-buses, comfortable SUV's, hybrid engine cars and fun convertibles. 55 different car models to choose from.
Modern and safe vehicles We guarantee that you will be delivered a safe, well maintained and well serviced vehicle
Vehicle Checks Before Delivery of Car Our well-trained staff, both engineers and front-desk personnel, will have checked the vehicle to be delivered in perfect condition.
Road Map, GPS Sat Nav
Upon delivery, you will receive a recent map of the Crete island free of charge.
We also offer a GPS Sat nav device (4.3" screen) with the recent map of Greece, available in 17 languages.
The cost is €5 per day. Advanced booking is required and minimum cost per rental is €30.
Option 1: Return as Collected
The renter has to return the vehicle with the same level of petrol as delivered.
Vehicles delivered during the night (out of office hours), are required to have at least half tank of petrol.
In addition our representative will be willing to guide you to the nearest petrol station.
Option 2: Collect Full & Return Empty
The client has to pay locally for the initial tank of fuel. The car should then be returned with the tank as empty as possible, since there is no refund for unused fuel.
Key Loss The customer is liable for all costs to replace keys which have been lost or damaged and the cost of retrieval of keys which have been locked inside a vehicle.
Tyres Damages Non-repairable/burst tyres are not covered by the insurance. If the tyre is repairable the customer may repair it and the company is obliged to refund any costs.
GPS Sat-Nav Damage/Loss The customer is liable for misplacing or damaging the GPS unit/mount to a maximum charge of €100
Grace Period First hour delay in return is not charged as long as our company is informed. Next 3 hours are charged at €10 per hour. Over 4 hours delay one day rate will be charged.
Booking Cancellation You can cancel your reservation without any cost up to 48 hours before picking-up our rental car.
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Delivery & Collection of vehicles
We can deliver/collect vehicles from all supported locations in our booking engine, including airports, ports and selected hotels. For places not included in our booking engine you may contact us in advance.
After-hours deliveries (22:00 - 07:00) are subject to a €20 charge payable on arrival. Returning the vehicle after-hours is free of charge.
Important: In Heraklion Airport you have to come to our spot which is located just 100m away from the airport. Check this video on Youtube to help you find us. Check the description to download the video on your phone or tablet. Read more on this blog post. If you have trouble finding our place just call ✆ +30 2810 240 120.
Ferrying the vehicle & Across the border rentals Ferrying the car to and from any island or mainland is not allowed. All insurances will be voided and the renter will be responsible for any damage caused if the vehicle is driven elsewhere than Crete.
One Way Rentals All cars available for one way rentals, provided that such arrangement is made at the commencement of the rental and confirmed on the rental agreement.
All insurance coverings & waivers are valid provided that that the renter has complied with all terms & conditions. The renter is obliged to pay for repairing costs of any damage caused to the rental vehicle if the use of the car is not proper, as below:
The vehicle is operated on any unauthorised road, non-asphalt road, dirt road or off-road (eg. Balos). The renter violates traffic rules (eg. road signs, speed limits, road direction). The renter ignores any unnoticed accident or damage to the vehicle. The vehicle is operated in any race, speed test, rally or contest or the vehicle is used for the purpose of reward (taxi or courier service). The vehicle is driven by any person disqualified from holding or has never held a driver’s licence appropriate for that vehicle or is not a registered driver in this agreement. The driver of the vehicle is under the influence of alcohol or any drug that affects his ability to drive the vehicle. The vehicle is operated outside of the hire or any agreed extension of that term. The vehicle is willfully or recklessly damaged by the renter (note: burning out a clutch, sitting/standing on the bonnet/boot/roof of the vehicle, damages to the vehicle interior).