Car Rental Chania Airport

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Crete Airport Chania, Chania, Greece
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Cheapest Car Rental Rates

Mini
Suzuki Celerio or similar
Suzuki Celerio
  • 5
  • 1
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Man.
Carwiz
$9.02 / per day
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Economy
Fiat Panda or similar
Fiat Panda
  • 5
  • 2
  • 4
  • A/C
  • Man.
Global Rent a Car
$11.09 / per day
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Compact
Seat ibiza or similar
Seat ibiza
  • 5
  • 1
  • 3
  • A/C
  • Man.
Surprice
$14.18 / per day
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Intermediate
Ford Focus or similar
Ford Focus
  • 5
  • 2
  • 4
  • A/C
  • Man.
Autounion
$20.23 / per day
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Most Popular Car Rental Offers

Economy Elite
Nissan Note or similar
Nissan Note
  • 5x
  • 1x
  • 5x
  • A/C
  • Man.
Europcar
$25.67 / per day
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Standard
Skoda Octavia or similar
Skoda Octavia
  • 5x
  • 2x
  • 4x
  • A/C
  • Man.
SIXT
$27.66 / per day
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Minivan
Opel Vivaro or similar
Opel Vivaro
  • 9x
  • 5x
  • 4x
  • A/C
  • Man.
Alamo
$34.60 / per day
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Compact Elite
Mercedes Benz A Class or similar
Mercedes Benz A Class
  • 4x
  • 2x
  • 4x
  • A/C
  • Man.
Avis
$34.90 / per day
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The above prices are only approximate and were last updated at 10:28 on 2019-11-11. Prices may vary based on the booking dates, length of rental, and car class.

Travel Information

Language
Greek
Currency
EUR
Country code
30
Average car rental length
7 days
Economy car rental price
$14.52 / per day
Traffic direction
Right-hand
Speed limit out of town
90 km/h
56 mi/h
Speed limit within town
50 km/h
31 mi/h
Acceptable limit of BAC
0.05%
Rating
9.8
Chania Airport Car Rental

Airport Car Rental

Chania Airport is also known as Daskalogiannis.

Top international routes

  • Helsinki
  • Copenhagen
  • London
  • Stockholm
  • Billund
  • Wroclaw

Main airlines

Ryanair, Scandinavian Airlines, Aegean Airlines, Small Planet Airlines, Jet2.com, and Primera Air

Terminals

Chania airport has a single passenger terminal that serves all domestic and international flights. The terminal was significantly expanded in 2018.

Location

Chania airport is on the north coast of Crete, about 14 km (8.7 mi) from the city of Chania. Aerodromiou Soudas, Akrotirou, Monousou Koundourou, and El. Venizelou are the main streets connecting the airport to the city.

Most popular types of rental car

  • Convertibles - from $54 per day
  • Station wagons - from $31 per day
  • Large cars - from $32 per day
  • Medium cars - from $30 per day
  • People Carriers / Vans - from $69 per day
  • Small cars - from $19 per day
  • SUVs - from $63 per day

Top car rental companies

  • SIXT (Tel: +302821020905)
  • EasyAuto (Tel: +306944024738)
  • Carwiz (Tel: +302821020929)
  • Budget (Tel: +302821063080)
  • Hertz (Tel: +302821063385)
  • Thrifty (Tel: +302821063385)
  • Enterprise (Tel: +302821038185)
  • Europcar (Tel: +302821063160)
  • Autounion (Tel: +302815302310)
  • Avis (Tel: +302821063080)
  • Centauro (Tel: +302821888085)
  • AbbyCar Rentals (Tel: +302122135282)
  • Alamo (Tel: +302821038185)
  • Surprice (Tel: +306984631835)
  • Global Rent a Car (Tel: +302111875546)
  • GreenMotion (Tel: +302821065767)
  • Firefly (Tel: +302821063385 / +302821123000)
  • Ace Rent a car (Tel: +302821066466 / +18778223872)
  • Goldcar (Tel: +34965233425 / +34965233425)

Car rental desks

Most are located in the arrivals hall.

Services and facilities

Despite the airport’s small size, you’ll find a few food stands and bars, as well as a couple of kiosks. Duty-free outlets are available to passengers traveling outside the EU. You’ll also find an ATM, a currency exchange, an on-site hotel, a nursing room, a lost and found office, and a first aid station. The airport is well equipped for travelers with reduced mobility. It offers additional help, so if you’d like this service, contact your airline in advance.

Nearest gas station

Shell, located about 600 m (0.35 mi) from the airport, is on your right when leaving the airport and can be reached in one minute. There are other gas stations on the way to Chania.

Airport info

Rating
6.0
  • Getting to the airport 6.4
  • Departure and check-in 5.7
  • Terminal facilities 4.5
  • Wi-Fi connectivity 4.0
  • Restaurants and car rental services 4.2
  • Lounge 3.4

Crete Airport Chania (CHQ)

  • IATA: CHQ
  • ICAO: LGSA
  • Airport name: Crete Airport Chania (CHQ)
  • Airport type: Public / Joint Civil / Military
  • Airport Size: Medium Airport
  • Elevation AMSL: 149 m / 490 ft
  • Runway Surface: Asphalt / Concrete
  • Aircraft movements (per year): 19,525
  • Passengers (per year): 3,042,903
  • Distance from City: 9.3 miles / 15 km E of town
  • Airport Hours:

Top 20 Locations near Chania Airport

  1. 95.8 km / 59.5 miles away
  2. 131.2 km / 81.6 miles away
  3. Car Rental at Milos Airport from $23.24 per day
    132.8 km / 82.5 miles away
  4. 153.7 km / 95.5 miles away
  5. 180.4 km / 112.1 miles away
  6. 186.3 km / 115.8 miles away
  7. Car Rental at Naxos Airport from $15.49 per day
    203.9 km / 126.7 miles away
  8. Car Rental at Syros Airport from $21.29 per day
    222.1 km / 138.0 miles away
  9. 237.2 km / 147.4 miles away
  10. 255.8 km / 158.9 miles away
  11. 268.0 km / 166.5 miles away
  12. 271.6 km / 168.8 miles away
  13. Car Rental at Kos Airport from $11.91 per day
    299.0 km / 185.8 miles away
  14. Car Rental at Samos Airport from $10.65 per day
    344.0 km / 213.8 miles away
  15. Car Rental at Chios Airport from $11.91 per day
    359.2 km / 223.2 miles away
  16. 367.3 km / 228.2 miles away
  17. Car Rental at Patras Airport from $11.71 per day
    378.9 km / 235.4 miles away

Map of Car Rental Locations

When are car rental prices cheapest at Chania Airport?

The cost of renting a car at Chania Airport depends on the time of year. This graph compares month-to-month price changes to help you find the best deal.
Average Rental Price at Chania Airport
$9.97
January
February
$21.24
March
$28.80
April
$32.81
May
$43.85
June
$57.27
July
$51.90
August
$38.35
September
$28.62
October
$70.37
November
$70.37
December
The cheapest time of the year to rent a vehicle at Chania Airport is January when prices for an Economy class start from $9.97. You can see that this is 76% cheaper than the yearly’s average and 86% cheaper than renting a car in November (when rental prices start at $70.37 for a Compact class). Knowing this can help you find the best price. But remember that these are average numbers. The exact cost of your rental will depend on your rental length and on how far in advance you book the car. Enter your travel dates at the top of the page to see exact prices and offers!

What’s the most popular rental length at Chania Airport?

Travel length differs from one month to another: in September the average rental period is 10 days, while in October, the average rental period is only 3 days.
Average Rental Length at Chania Airport
9
January
8
February
8
March
8
April
8
May
8
June
8
July
7
August
10
September
3
October
3
November
9
December

Which is the busiest car rental month at Chania Airport?

Travelers are most likely to rent a car at Chania Airport in July, while the fewest number of travelers rent in November.
Chania Airport Car Rental Popularity by Monthly Searches
93%
January
85%
February
107%
March
156%
April
191%
May
178%
June
209%
July
181%
August
September
October
November
December

Most Popular Car Models of Rental Suppliers

Rental Agent Make / Model Doors Luggage Type
Centauro Fiat 500 3 1 Small cars
Surprice Toyota Aygo 3 2 Small cars
Centauro Ford Focus 5 3 Medium cars
Surprice Peugeot 308 5 3 Large cars
Surprice Hyundai i20 5 2 Medium cars
GreenMotion VW Up 5 1 Small cars
Centauro Ford Fiesta 4 3 Small cars
Global Rent a Car Suzuki Celerio 4 1 Small cars
Global Rent a Car Ford Focus 5d 5 2 Medium cars
Global Rent a Car Hyundai i10 3 1 Small cars

Our Customers Reviews

United Kingdom
Fiat Panda
October 4, 2019
The car rental was off the immediate airport site but easy to find. As a result we got much better value for our money and a great service too.
United Kingdom
Fiat Panda
September 28, 2019
Had a great experience driving in chania and around crete as a female driver would recommend hiring a car with carwiz
United Kingdom
Peugeot 208
August 17, 2019
Chania for me and my wife is the most beautiful place is the world because of it people, hospitality, amazing food and beaches. It’s an all rounder and we even chose to get married here on the summer of 2019!
France
Citroen C3
August 12, 2019
You will definitively need a car to enjoy Crete, since the most beautiful beaches and places of interest are outside Chania.
Greece
Fiat Panda
June 18, 2019
I come to Chania very often - I have a holiday home here - so I am probably a bit biased!
United Kingdom
Skoda Octavia Combi
June 17, 2019
Great town to visit as is the rest of Crete

Top 20 Suppliers for Chania Airport in 2019

SIXT
SIXT
Exceptional 9.6
+302821020905
Arrival Hall
EasyAuto
Exceptional 9.5
+306944024738
73100, National Road Aerodromiou-Soudas, Chania
Carwiz
Exceptional 9.3
+302821020929
National Road, EO Aerodromiou Soudas, Chania 731 00
Budget
Budget
Exceptional 9.2
+302821063080
National Road, EO Aerodromiou Soudas, Chania, 731 00
Hertz
Hertz
Exceptional 9.2
+302821063385
73100, Airport, Chania
Thrifty
Thrifty
Exceptional 9
+302821063385
731 00, Airport, Chania
Enterprise
Enterprise
Excellent 8.8
+302821038185
Chanion-Aerodromiou, Pazinos 731 00
Europcar
Europcar
Excellent 8.6
+302821063160
CHANIA AIRPORT
Economy rent a car
Economy rent a car
Excellent 8.5
Autounion
Autounion
Excellent 8.5
+302815302310
National Road Aerodromiou-Soudas, Chania 731 00
Avis
Avis
Excellent 8.5
+302821063080
National Road, EO Aerodromiou Soudas, Chania 731 00
Centauro
Centauro
Excellent 8.3
+302821888085
Pazinos Akrotiriou, Akrotiriou, Souda 731 00
AbbyCar Rentals
AbbyCar Rentals
Excellent 8.2
+302122135282
EO Aerodromiou Soudas, Akrotiri Shell, 731 00, Chania
Alamo
Alamo
Very good 7.9
+302821038185
Chanion-Aerodromiou, Pazinos 731 00
Surprice
Very good 7.7
+306984631835
Arrival Hall
Global Rent a Car
Global Rent a Car
Very good 7.7
+302111875546
Chania International Airport, Chania 731 00
GreenMotion
Very good 7.6
+302821065767
National Road Aerodromiou-Soudas, Chania 731 00
Firefly
Firefly
Very good 7.6
+302821063385 / +302821123000
Outside of Terminal
Ace Rent a car
Ace Rent a car
Very good 7.5
+302821066466 / +18778223872
EO Aerodromiou Soudas 108, Pazinos 731 00
Goldcar
Very good 7.4
+34965233425 / +34965233425
10th km Chania-Airport Av. Opposite NATO Shooting Field Pazinos area

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