Iceland

Cheap Car Rentals in Iceland

Reykjavik, Iceland
10 Feb — 17 Feb
Same drop-off
Reykjavik, Iceland
Fri 10/2
Noon
Fri 17/2
Noon
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What is the cheapest time to rent a car in Iceland?

January

฿1,378

February

฿1,706

March

฿1,771

April

฿1,935

May

฿2,165

June

฿3,838

July

฿4,823

August

฿4,232

September

฿2,395

October

฿1,640

November

฿1,378

December

฿1,542

Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in Iceland is January. The most expensive time to rent a car is July. The cheapest prices for each month are shown above, but prices will vary based on availability, how far out you book your rental car, and of course, car type.

Compare available car types for rental in Iceland

Small cars

฿1,499 - ฿6,186

All Car Types

฿1,603 - ฿15,364

To hire a Small car in Iceland, you would pay an average price of ฿2,620/day. March is the cheapest month to hire a Small car in Iceland (~฿1,499/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is August (~฿6,186/day). In fact, March is about 43% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Small hire for Iceland. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Iceland, hiring a Small car saves you 50% in costs. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity.

To hire a Medium car in Iceland, you would pay an average price of ฿3,162/day. December is the cheapest month to hire a Medium car in Iceland (~฿1,582/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is July (~฿10,098/day). In fact, December is about 50% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Medium hire for Iceland. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Iceland, hiring a Medium car saves you 39% in costs. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity.

To hire a Large car in Iceland, you would pay an average price of ฿9,945/day. October is the cheapest month to hire a Large car in Iceland (~฿3,812/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is August (~฿53,223/day). In fact, October is about 62% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Large hire for Iceland. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Iceland, hiring a Large car is 48% more expensive. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity.

To hire a SUV car in Iceland, you would pay an average price of ฿3,788/day. December is the cheapest month to hire a SUV car in Iceland (~฿1,541/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is July (~฿9,472/day). In fact, December is about 60% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a SUV hire for Iceland. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Iceland, hiring a SUV car saves you 27% in costs. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity.

To hire a Van car in Iceland, you would pay an average price of ฿5,276/day. April is the cheapest month to hire a Van car in Iceland (~฿3,181/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is July (~฿17,430/day). In fact, April is about 40% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Van hire for Iceland. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Iceland, hiring a Van car is 2% more expensive. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity.

To hire a Luxury car in Iceland, you would pay an average price of ฿5,530/day. October is the cheapest month to hire a Luxury car in Iceland (~฿3,531/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is July (~฿28,370/day). In fact, October is about 37% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Luxury hire for Iceland. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Iceland, hiring a Luxury car is 7% more expensive. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity.

Car Rental FAQs

Which car rental company is considered to be the best in Iceland?

Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, Routes Car & Truck Rentals (10.0 rating), Ice Rental Cars (10.0 rating) and Europcar (9.4 rating) seem to be the best car hire companies in Iceland.

What is the most popular car hire provider in Iceland?

With an average price of ฿3,312/day, Ice Rental 4x4 is the most popular car hire provider in Iceland, booking 279% more hire cars than any other provider.

What is the cheapest city to get a rental car in Iceland?

When visiting Iceland, it is typically cheapest to rent your car in Keflavik where rental cars typically will cost around ฿2,386/day (13% less than the country average). The absolute cheapest rental car price in Iceland was found in Reykjavik for just ฿2,088/day.

What side of the road do you drive on in Iceland?

In Iceland, drivers are expected to drive on the right side of the road.

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