Car Hire in Reykjavik

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Reykjavik, Iceland
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Cheapest Car Hire Rates

Reykjavik Harbour
Mini
Toyota Aygo or comparable
Toyota Aygo
  • 4
  • 2
  • 3
  • Man.
Alamo
£ 27.92 per day
Reykjavik Harbour
Economy
HYUNDAI I20 or comparable
HYUNDAI I20
  • 5
  • 2
  • 4
  • Man.
Alamo
£ 29.70 per day
Reykjavik Harbour
Compact
Fiat Tipo or comparable
Fiat Tipo
  • 5
  • 3
  • 4
  • A/C
  • Man.
Alamo
£ 32.70 per day
Reykjavik Harbour
Economy
Toyota Yaris or comparable
Toyota Yaris
  • 5
  • 2
  • 4
  • Auto.
Alamo
£ 33.27 per day

Most Popular Car Hire Offers

Reykjavik Harbour
Mini
Toyota Aygo or comparable
Toyota Aygo
  • 4
  • 2
  • 3
  • Man.
Enterprise
£ 33.85 / per day
Reykjavik Harbour
Economy
HYUNDAI I20 or comparable
HYUNDAI I20
  • 5
  • 2
  • 4
  • Man.
Enterprise
£ 36.00 / per day
Reykjavik Harbour
Compact
VW Golf or comparable
VW Golf
  • 5
  • 2
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Man.
Enterprise
£ 39.64 / per day
Reykjavik Harbour
Economy
Toyota Yaris or comparable
Toyota Yaris
  • 5
  • 2
  • 4
  • Auto.
Enterprise
£ 40.32 / per day
These prices are approximate and depend on the dates of the booking, hire length and type of car. This information was last updated at 09:56 on 2022-05-16.

Travel Information

Language
Icelandic,
English
Currency
ISK
Dialing code
354
Traffic direction
Right-hand
Speed limit out of city centre
90 km/h
56 mi/h
Speed limit within city centre
50 km/h
31 mi/h
Acceptable limit of BAC
0.04%

One-way Car Hire in Reykjavik

The most popular one-way car hire options for pick up in Reykjavik and drop off in another city include:

  • From Reykjavik to Keflavik - 82 offers from £ 36.45 per day
  • From Reykjavik to Akureyri - 10 offers from £ 83.75 per day

Top 5 Cities near Reykjavik

  1. Keflavik starting at £ 39.00 per day
    36.1 km / 22.5 miles away
  2. Akureyri starting at £ 67.08 per day
    248.9 km / 154.7 miles away
  3. 113.2 km / 70.3 miles away
  4. 33.2 km / 20.6 miles away
  5. 210.1 km / 130.6 miles away

Top 3 Destinations around Reykjavik

  1. Reykjavik Bus Station starting at £ 82.61 per day
    1.4 km / 0.9 miles away
  2. Keflavik Airport starting at £ 39.00 per day
    37.2 km / 23.1 miles away
  3. Akureyri Airport starting at £ 67.08 per day
    247.3 km / 153.7 miles away

Map of Car Hire Destinations

During which month is it most affordable to hire a car in Reykjavik?

Our data show how prices for hiring a car in Reykjavikfluctuate depending on the time of the year. This graph can assist you in finding the best bargain.
Average Price for Hiring a Car in Reykjavik
£ 49.12
January
£ 75.38
February
March
£ 44.04
April
£ 77.07
May
£ 38.96
June
July
£ 58.44
August
£ 96.55
September
October
£ 61.83
November
December
The cheapest month to hire a car in Reykjavik is June with prices starting at £ 38.96 for an Economy class cars. The most expensive month in which to hire a car is September with prices for for a Compact class) starting at £ 96.55. The average cost over the course of the entire year is £ 42. You can use this to plan your trip at the time of year when it would be most economical to hire a car. Note that these prices are only averages. The amount of time you hire a car for and the time at which you book will influence the prices.

What is the usual period for which people keep their hire cars, on average, in Reykjavik?

Hirers picking up a car in Reykjavik keep them for an average of 11 days during in October, while those picking up their cars in March keep them for an average of 5.
Average Hire Length in Reykjavik
6
January
6
February
5
March
6
April
6
May
6
June
6
July
6
August
7
September
11
October
8
November
5
December

What month is the most favoured for hiring a car in Reykjavik?

While travellers visit Reykjavik year-round, the most popular month for hiring a car is January, and the least popular is June.
Popularity of Car Hire in Reykjavik by Monthly Searches
290%
January
213%
February
202%
March
76%
April
56%
May
8%
June
9%
July
9%
August
56%
September
49%
October
132%
November
99%
December

Most Popular Car Hire Models

Hire Agency Model Doors Luggage Type
Europcar Dacia Duster 5 2 SUVs
FairCar Renault Duster 5 3 SUVs
Europcar Volkswagen Polo 4 1 Small cars
FairCar Hyundai i10 5 2 Small cars
Global Rent a Car VW Polo 5 1 Small cars
FairCar Suzuki Vitara 5 3 SUVs
Europcar Suzuki Ignis 5 2 Small cars
FairCar Toyota Yaris 5 2 Small cars
Europcar Suzuki Vitara 4 1 SUVs
Europcar Kia Sportage 5 2 SUVs

Our Customers Reviews

Because we want to make sure each review listed here is left by a real customer, we don’t have an option to post a review here. Instead, we ask each and every customer to leave a review after they return their rental. This way, you know that all reviews are authentic, verified, and trustworthy.

United Kingdom
VW Golf
21 April 2022
Iceland is a beautiful place to explore, driving is SOOOOOO easy to do, I used my phone satnav, selected places of interest and off we went. Very safe, not a lot of traffic on the road. We did all the places on the Golden Circle tour and more in one day.

Top 12 Hire Companies in Reykjavik in 2022

Europcar
Europcar
Outstanding 8.9 / 17 reviews
+3545686915
Reykjavik Domestic Airport
Working hours
Mon:08:00-18:00
Tue:08:00-18:00
Wed:08:00-18:00
Thu:08:00-18:00
Fri:08:00-18:00
Sat:08:00-17:00
Sun:09:00-17:00
Alamo
Alamo
Outstanding 8.7 / 1 reviews
+3545199300
Vatnsmýrarvegur 10, 101 Reykjavík,
SIXT
SIXT
Outstanding 8.6
+3545402222
Krókháls 9, 110 Reykjavík, Iceland
Keddy
Keddy
Outstanding 8.5
+3545686915
ONLY DOMESTIC FLIGHTS AT RKVT01
Working hours
Mon:08:00-18:00
Tue:08:00-18:00
Wed:08:00-18:00
Thu:08:00-18:00
Fri:08:00-18:00
Sat:08:00-17:00
Sun:09:00-17:00
Budget
Budget
Outstanding 8.5
+3545626060
Reykjavik Domestic Airport
Working hours
Mon:08:00-17:00
Tue:08:00-17:00
Wed:08:00-17:00
Thu:08:00-17:00
Fri:08:00-17:00
Hertz
Hertz
Outstanding 8.4
+3545224420
101 Reykjavík, Iceland
Working hours
Mon:08:00-17:00
Tue:08:00-17:00
Wed:08:00-17:00
Thu:08:00-17:00
Fri:08:00-17:00
Sat:09:00-15:00
Sun:09:00-15:00
Avis
Avis
Outstanding 8.3 / 1 reviews
+3545914000
Reykjavik Domestic Airport
Working hours
Mon:08:00-17:00
Tue:08:00-17:00
Wed:08:00-17:00
Thu:08:00-17:00
Fri:08:00-17:00
Surprice
Surprice
Outstanding 8.2
+3547874444
Reykavik airport
Working hours
Mon:08:00-18:00
Tue:08:00-18:00
Wed:08:00-18:00
Thu:08:00-18:00; 00:00-23:59
Fri:08:00-18:00
Sat:08:00-18:00
Sun:08:00-18:00
GreenMotion
GreenMotion
Outstanding 8.1 / 2 reviews
+3546626508 / +3545511115
Helluhraun 4, Hafnarfjörður, 220
Working hours
Mon:09:00-17:00
Tue:09:00-17:00
Wed:09:00-17:00
Thu:09:00-17:00
Fri:09:00-17:00
Sat:09:00-17:00
Sun:09:00-17:00
NUCarrentals
NUCarrentals
Great 7.7
+3545115660
Skúlagata 13
Working hours
Mon:00:00-23:59
Tue:00:00-23:59
Wed:00:00-23:59
Thu:00:00-23:59
Fri:00:00-23:59
Sat:00:00-23:59
Sun:00:00-23:59
FairCar
FairCar
Great 7.6
+3545115660
Hverfisgata 105, 101 Reykjavík
Working hours
Mon:08:00-17:00
Tue:08:00-17:00
Wed:08:00-17:00
Thu:08:00-17:00
Fri:08:00-17:00
Sat:08:00-17:00
Sun:08:00-17:00
Global Rent a Car
Global Rent a Car
Great 7.6 / 10 reviews
+3545917900
Knarrarvogur 2, 104 Reykjavík, Iceland
Working hours
Mon:09:00-16:00
Tue:09:00-16:00
Wed:09:00-16:00
Thu:09:00-16:00
Fri:09:00-16:00
Sat:09:00-13:00
Sun:09:00-13:00
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