How old do I have to be in order to rent a car ?
In order to rent any vehicle, you have to be at least 23 years old . It is possible though to rent a vehicle even if you are younger, with a small additional fee. Please contact our office for details.
What kind of drivers license do I need ?
Your country’s license should be ok. It doesn’t necessarily have to be international, eventhough we have to inform you, that for some visitors, an international driving permit is required. (For example for visitors from USA, Canada, Australia, India, China, Korea, Japan and some others)
How long must I have a drivers license before I can rent a car ?
You must have a valid drivers license for at least one year.
Are the taxes included in your rates? Even the local taxes ?
Yes , our rates include all taxes (VAT, local taxes, etc )
Can I collect the car at the airport? And if yes, do I pay extra?
Yes, you can collect the car at the airport. There is not an extra charge. The price you get online, is the price you pay.
Can I collect the car at the ferry port? If yes, do I pay extra?
Yes, you can collect the car at the port. There is not an extra charge. The price you get online is final.
Can I collect the car at my hotel? ( does it cost extra? )
Yes, you can collect the car at your hotel. There is not an extra charge.
What happens if I have any problem with the car?
We make sure that our cars are in excellent condition, so that you don’t have any problems. In any case, we have a 24 hour help line, and our stuff is ready to help you 24/ 7.
Can I collect the car any time?
Yes, you can collect the car anytime
Are the roads in Santorini, in good condition?
Yes, the roads on the island are in good condition
Can I park anywhere?
There are free parking places everywhere, so parking is not a problem.
What is the speed limit in Santorini?
The speed limit is 65 klms per hour, in open roads, and special signs indicate maximum speed if otherwise.
Can i drive off road?
No, off road driving is not permited. Plus it can be extremely dangerous.
We can not offer any insurance coverages for anything that happens off road.
Can i drive on the beach?
No, driving on the beach is against the law.
Can I rent a car in Santorini, and then use it in another island? (take it on a ferry?)
No, that is not possible. The rental car can not leave the island of Santorini.
What happens if i get a parking ticket?
In Santorini, there are free parking places in every village / town . Parking is not a problem. If though, for somereason, a parking ticket is issued for a rental car, the driver of the rental car is responsible for that.
Are there many gas stations in Santorini? How late are they open till?
There are more than enough gas stations in Santorini. Most of them are open daily (also Saturdays and Sundays) from 07:00 to 22:00 (some till midnight )