Athens

Cheap Car Hire in Athens from AED 19

Athens, Attica, Greece
6 Mar — 13 Mar
Driver's age: 26-65
Athens, Attica, Greece
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Athens car rentals in 2024

Get helpful information to start your search for the perfect car rental in Athens. The average price data is based on the last 12 months and was last updated on 28 February 2024.

Most popular company

RECORDGO

Price of petrol per litre

AED 7.53

Average price per day

AED 443

Cheapest price per day

AED 19

What is the cheapest time to rent a car in Athens?

Discover the most affordable period to rent a car in Athens and save money on your trip. The monthly average price data is based on historical data over the last year and was last updated on 28 February 2024.

January

AED 36

February

AED 36

March

AED 36

April

AED 58

May

AED 55

June

AED 95

July

AED 187

August

AED 190

September

AED 88

October

AED 51

November

AED 40

December

AED 47

Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in Athens is January. The most expensive time to rent a car is August. 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.

Popular car types in Athens

Explore the most popular car models available for rent in Athens and choose the one that suits your needs. The price data is sourced from various car rental companies and was last updated on 28 February 2024.

There are currently 200 hire locations operating in Athens spread across 77 car hire agencies. In the past week, the cheapest car type to hire in Athens is small car at AED 19 a day. Below are all the 4 car types available for hiring in the area, along with estimated starting prices:

Economy

Economy

AED 19+

Compact

Compact

AED 19+

Intermediate

Intermediate

AED 22+

Mini

Mini

AED 19+

Passenger van

Passenger van

AED 74+

Compact SUV

Compact SUV

AED 22+

Intermediate SUV

Intermediate SUV

AED 28+

Compare available car types for rental in Athens

Compare and contrast the various car types offered for rental in Athens to find the perfect fit for your trip. Price data is based on averages over the last 12 months and was last updated on 28 February 2024.

Small cars

AED 25 - AED 274

All Car Types

AED 52 - AED 419

To rent a small car in Athens, Greece, you would pay an average price of AED 94/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a small car in Athens, Greece (~AED 25/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is July (~AED 274/day). In fact, January is about 74% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a small car rental for Athens. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Athens, renting a small car saves you 49% 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. Here are the best Athens small car hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a medium car in Athens, Greece, you would pay an average price of AED 192/day. May is the cheapest month to rent a medium car in Athens, Greece (~AED 71/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is August (~AED 442/day). In fact, May is about 64% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a medium car rental for Athens. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Athens, renting a medium car is 4% 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. Here are the best Athens medium car hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a large car in Athens, Greece, you would pay an average price of AED 367/day. November is the cheapest month to rent a large car in Athens, Greece (~AED 134/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is August (~AED 696/day). In fact, November is about 64% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a large car rental for Athens. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Athens, renting a large car is 50% 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 rent a SUV in Athens, Greece, you would pay an average price of AED 291/day. February is the cheapest month to rent a SUV in Athens, Greece (~AED 52/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is January (~AED 685/day). In fact, February is about 83% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a SUV rental for Athens. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Athens, renting a SUV is 37% 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. Here are the best Athens SUV hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a van in Athens, Greece, you would pay an average price of AED 287/day. November is the cheapest month to rent a van in Athens, Greece (~AED 134/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is July (~AED 849/day). In fact, November is about 54% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a van rental for Athens. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Athens, renting a van is 36% 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. Here are the best Athens van hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a luxury car in Athens, Greece, you would pay an average price of AED 234/day. April is the cheapest month to rent a luxury car in Athens, Greece (~AED 182/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is August (~AED 795/day). In fact, April is about 23% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a luxury car rental for Athens. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Athens, renting a luxury car is 21% 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 rent a convertible in Athens, Greece, you would pay an average price of AED 169/day. December is the cheapest month to rent a convertible in Athens, Greece (~AED 73/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is September (~AED 473/day). In fact, December is about 58% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a convertible rental for Athens. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Athens, renting a convertible saves you 9% 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.

Ford FiestaAED 19/day
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Ford Fiesta
Toyota YarisAED 22/day
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Toyota Yaris

Top rental agencies in Athens

Explore the leading car rental agencies in Athens known for their outstanding service and extensive range of vehicles to choose from. There are currently 8 car rental companies in Athens. Reviews were last updated on 28 February 2024.
Rent a car with one of the top providers serving the Athens area such as GREEN MOTION , Thrifty and Hertz. Skim reviews, rental company locations, prices, and more before making your decision.

GREEN MOTION

4.4
Mediocre
33 reviews4 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

5.5

Comfort

5.4

Overall

4.4

Pick-up/drop-off

4.3

Value

4.9

Thrifty

10 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

9.2

Comfort

8.8

Overall

9.6

Pick-up/drop-off

9.6

Value

8.8

Hertz

9.4
Wonderful
1 review12 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

10.0

Comfort

9.4

Overall

9.4

Pick-up/drop-off

9.1

Value

9.1

Avance Rent a Car

8.8
Very Good
2 reviews4 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.8

Comfort

8.5

Overall

8.8

Pick-up/drop-off

8.5

Value

8.0

Dollar

8.0
Very Good
2 reviews10 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

10.0

Comfort

8.6

Overall

7.3

Pick-up/drop-off

7.3

Value

6.0

Autounion Car Rental

6 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.0

Comfort

8.0

Overall

8.0

Pick-up/drop-off

8.0

Value

8.0

Avis

6.9
Okay
6 reviews4 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.9

Comfort

7.6

Overall

6.2

Pick-up/drop-off

6.8

Value

5.6

Europcar

6 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.8

Comfort

7.3

Overall

6.7

Pick-up/drop-off

7.3

Value

6.9

Best Athens car rental deals found

Browse through a selection of recently found affordable car rental deals in Athens. Plan your trip with ease and find the perfect rental option for your needs. There are currently 8 rental car agencies in Athens with an average daily rate of AED 32. Data was last updated on 28 February 2024.
Peruse the best Athens car rental deals we've found. Check back soon for more deals if you're not finding the one you're looking for.
Ford FiestaAED 19/day
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A/C
Ford Fiesta
Ford KaAED 19/day
2
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A/C
Ford Ka
Ford FocusAED 20/day
4
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A/C
Ford Focus

Car rental FAQs

Find answers to frequently asked questions about car rentals in Athens, including policies, requirements, and more. FAQs were last updated on 28 February 2024.

What is the cheapest hire car found in Athens?

In the past two weeks, Cheapflights users have found many deals under AED 443/day when booking a car hire in Athens. The absolute best deal a user found was for AED 412/day from Record Go, booked on Feb. 25.

What car hire company is typically the cheapest in Athens?

According to our data, users have found the cheapest deals when booking a rental car in Athens from the following companies over the past two weeks: Cargini (AED 19/day), ADDCAR RENTAL (AED 19/day), and CarWiz (AED 20/day).

Which car hire company is considered to be the best in Athens?

Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, Alamo (10.0 rating), Enterprise Rent-A-Car (9.5 rating) and Avance Rent a Car (8.8 rating) seem to be the best car hire companies in Athens.

What are petrol prices like in Athens?

The average price of petrol in Athens is AED 7.53/litre over the past month, costing you anywhere between AED 339 and AED 489 to fill up a car’s fuel tank.

How much does it cost to hire a car in Athens for a week from Record Go?

Record Go is one of the top picks in Athens. They can have you in a hire car for about AED 294 per week on average.

How far in advance should I hire a car in Athens for the best price?

Generally, for a better deal in Athens it’s recommended to book in a timely manner (to save up to 73%). Cheapflights recommends you book around 7 days prior to your pickup date. Booking as early as you can also increases the likelihood that you’ll get the ideal car.

Can I rent a car for a month in Athens?

The length of time you can book a rental for is subject to the inventory of the supplier. When renting a vehicle from Athens it should be possible to rent a car for a whole month if needed.

How much does it cost to rent a car in Athens for a month?

Generally, a month-long car rental in Athens can be found for about AED 1,259, with the average price for a rental being around AED 42 a day. Book with Record Go, to take advantage of their cheap prices and pay 55% less compared to the average price of car rentals in Athens.

How much is a car hire in Athens for a weekend?

Car hire prices in Athens are typically AED 285 for the weekend. On Cheapflights, you’ll be able to find great car hire deals on any type of vehicle. However, consider hiring a Economy to save money on your trip to AED 285. Our users have found prices for Economy car hire in March to be on average AED 51 per day.

What car do most people hire in Athens?

The most popular car to hire while in Athens is the Volkswagen Polo, which is a Economy vehicle.

Small car rentals in Athens

Find small car rental deals in Athens from well-known providers in the area and save on gas mileage with the options provided below. small car rentals in Athens cost an average of AED 25 per day. Price data was last updated on 28 February 2024.
Ford KaAED 19/day
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A/C
Ford Ka
Ford KaAED 19/day
2
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A/C
Ford Ka
Ford KaAED 19/day
2
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A/C
Ford Ka

Car rentals by fuel type in Athens

Browse car rentals by fuel type in Athens. Currently, Petrol/Diesel cars are the cheapest to rent in Athens. Deals were last updated on 28 February 2024.

Browse through car rental deals by fuel type in Athens. There are currently 3 fuel types to choose from with Petrol/Diesel being the cheapest (AED 7+).

Electric

Electric

AED 17+

Hybrid

Hybrid

AED 10+

Petrol/Diesel

Petrol/Diesel

AED 7+

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