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Cheap Car Rentals in Iceland from AED 290

This price is the cheapest per day rate found by a Cheapflights user in the last 72 hours by searching for a car hire in Iceland with a pick-up date of 20/7 and drop-off date of 27/7. Fares are subject to change and may not be available at all agencies or on all dates of hire. Click the price to replicate the search for this deal.
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Iceland car rentals in 2024

Get helpful information to start your search for the perfect car rental in Iceland. The average price data is based on the last 12 months and was last updated on 25 May 2024.

Most popular company

City Car

Most common car type

Intermediate

Average price per day

AED 221

Cheapest price per day

AED 290

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

Discover the most affordable period to rent a car in Iceland 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 25 May 2024.

January

AED 150

February

AED 165

March

AED 168

April

AED 150

May

AED 179

June

AED 275

July

AED 359

August

AED 330

September

AED 224

October

AED 161

November

AED 157

December

AED 165

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.

Popular car types in Iceland

Explore the most popular car models available for rent in Iceland and choose the one that suits your needs. The price data is sourced from various car rental companies and was last updated on 25 May 2024.

At AED 295/day, small car is the cheapest car type available for hire in Iceland in the past week. Out of 62 car hire agencies operating in Iceland, there are, in total, 234 hire locations. View below for 4 offered car types:

Economy

Economy

AED 256+

Compact

Compact

AED 268+

Intermediate

Intermediate

AED 313+

SUV

SUV

AED 430+

Mini

Mini

AED 292+

Passenger van

Passenger van

AED 1,139+

Compact estate car

Compact estate car

AED 267+

Intermediate SUV

Intermediate SUV

AED 309+

Compare available car types for rental in Iceland

Compare and contrast the various car types offered for rental in Iceland to find the perfect fit for your trip. Price data is based on averages over the last 12 months and was last updated on 25 May 2024.

Small cars

AED 133 - AED 408

All Car Types

AED 176 - AED 818

To rent a small car in Iceland, you would pay an average price of AED 219/day. April is the cheapest month to rent a small car in Iceland (~AED 133/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is August (~AED 408/day). In fact, April is about 40% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a small car rental for Iceland. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Iceland, renting a small 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. Here are the best Iceland small car hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a medium car in Iceland, you would pay an average price of AED 272/day. November is the cheapest month to rent a medium car in Iceland (~AED 192/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is August (~AED 516/day). In fact, November is about 30% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a medium car rental for Iceland. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Iceland, renting a medium car saves you 24% 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 Iceland medium car hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a large car in Iceland, you would pay an average price of AED 821/day. February is the cheapest month to rent a large car in Iceland (~AED 251/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is August (~AED 2,223/day). In fact, February is about 70% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a large car rental for Iceland. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Iceland, renting a large car is 57% 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 Iceland, you would pay an average price of AED 392/day. November is the cheapest month to rent a SUV in Iceland (~AED 192/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is August (~AED 904/day). In fact, November is about 52% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a SUV rental for Iceland. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Iceland, renting a SUV is 10% 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 Iceland SUV hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a van in Iceland, you would pay an average price of AED 400/day. April is the cheapest month to rent a van in Iceland (~AED 195/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is August (~AED 1,545/day). In fact, April is about 52% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a van rental for Iceland. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Iceland, renting a van is 11% 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 Iceland van hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a luxury car in Iceland, you would pay an average price of AED 326/day. February is the cheapest month to rent a luxury car in Iceland (~AED 251/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is January (~AED 961/day). In fact, February is about 24% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a luxury car rental for Iceland. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Iceland, renting a luxury car 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.

Toyota YarisAED 295/day
2
M
Toyota Yaris
Ford KaAED 299/day
2
M
Ford Ka
Ford FiestaAED 334/day
2
M
Ford Fiesta

Top rental agencies in Iceland

Explore the leading car rental agencies in Iceland known for their outstanding service and extensive range of vehicles to choose from. There are currently 8 car rental companies in Iceland. Reviews were last updated on 25 May 2024.

keddy by Europcar

20 locations

Sunnycars

19 locations

Hertz

17 locations

Europcar

16 locations

Avis

8 locations

Budget

8 locations

Firefly

7 locations

Ice Rental 4x4

6 locations

Best Iceland car rental deals found

Browse through a selection of recently found affordable car rental deals in Iceland. Plan your trip with ease and find the perfect rental option for your needs. There are currently 8 rental car agencies in Iceland with an average daily rate of AED 498. Data was last updated on 25 May 2024.
Toyota YarisAED 295/day
2
M
Toyota Yaris
Ford KaAED 299/day
2
M
Ford Ka
Ford FiestaAED 334/day
2
M
Ford Fiesta

Car rental FAQs

Find answers to frequently asked questions about car rentals in Iceland, including policies, requirements, and more. FAQs were last updated on 25 May 2024.
  • Which car hire company is considered to be the best in Iceland?

    Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, Thrifty (9.0 rating), Alamo (8.4 rating) and Budget (8.3 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 AED 262/day, Fair Car is the most popular car hire provider in Iceland, booking 48% 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 Reykjavik where rental cars typically will cost around AED 221/day (0% less than the country average). The absolute cheapest rental car price in Iceland was found in Reykjavik for just AED 107/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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Small car rentals in Iceland

Find small car rental deals in Iceland from well-known providers in the area and save on gas mileage with the options provided below. small car rentals in Iceland cost an average of AED 394 per day. Price data was last updated on 25 May 2024.
Kia PicantoAED 290/day
2
M
A/C
Kia Picanto
Ford KaAED 299/day
2
M
Ford Ka
Ford KaAED 299/day
2
M
Ford Ka

Luxury car rentals in Iceland

Find luxury car rental deals in Iceland from well-known providers in the area and save on gas mileage with the options provided below. luxury car rentals in Iceland cost an average of AED 8,502 per day. Price data was last updated on 25 May 2024.
Mercedes-Benz E-Class WagonAED 8,396/day
5
M
A/C
Mercedes-Benz E-Class Wagon
Lexus ESAED 8,609/day
5
4
M
A/C
Lexus ES

Car rentals by fuel type in Iceland

Browse car rentals by fuel type in Iceland. Currently, Petrol/Diesel cars are the cheapest to rent in Iceland. Deals were last updated on 25 May 2024.

Browse through car rental deals by fuel type in Iceland. There are currently 3 fuel types to choose from with Petrol/Diesel being the cheapest (AED 75+).

Electric

Electric

AED 127+

Hybrid

Hybrid

AED 92+

Petrol/Diesel

Petrol/Diesel

AED 75+

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