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Car Rental in Greece

Drive a state-of-the-art car at an affordable price when you book a car rental in Greece with SIXT. Our fleet is filled with a variety of luxurious vehicles from manufacturers like Mercedes-Benz, Audi, and BMW. Friendly English-speaking customer service agents are there to help with any of your needs. We have several different SIXT rental locations throughout the country, including in cities like Athens, Spata and Kalamata. If you plan on driving along the coast, rent a convertible to soak up some sunshine and fresh air. For those that will be inland and exploring the mountains, an SUV is a convenient choice for driving through the terrain. 

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SIXT Services in Greece

When you rent a car in Greece with SIXT, you have many different choices. Our fleet contains a variety of models, including sedans, station wagons, SUVs, passenger vans, and luxury and exotic cars. To make your journey as comfortable as possible, you can always choose some bookable extras, like an additional driver, a GPS system or child seats. No matter how long you plan on spending in Greece, we have rental periods that fit your schedule, whether it’s for a long-term rental, weekly rental or one-day rental.  

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Good to know when you are visiting Greece

Car rental under 25 in Greece

The minimum age for car rental in Greece is 21. Renters under 23 will be charged an underage driver fee. Some rental car categories have a higher minimum age up to 28. 
 

Payment Methods

All major credit cards are accepted, as well as debit cards linked to Visa or Mastercard. For some car categories, you will need to present 2 credit or debit cards. 
 

Documents you need to rent a car in Greece

You must have a valid driver’s license along with an ID or passport. If your license is from outside the EU or in a non-Roman alphabet, you must also have an International Driver’s Permit. 
 

Borders

Cross-border rentals are not allowed. You can take your rental on a ferry between the Greek islands, but you lose all vehicle protections on the ferry. Ask when picking up your vehicle for other protection options. 

One-way car rental in Greece

One-way rentals between mainland SIXT locations is allowed with certain tariffs. A fee may apply. It is not allowed to do one-way rentals between the Greek islands or to surrounding countries.  

Driver’s license requirements

You must have a valid driver’s license for at least 1 year to rent in Greece. Some car categories require a license held for 2-3 years. Licenses in non-Roman alphabets and from outside the EU must also have an International Driving Permit. 

Best places to visit in Greece

  • Athens: Visiting Greece’s capital city is a must, as this is where you will find sights like the famous Acropolis and Parthenon. You also won’t want to miss out on going to the Temple of Olympian Zeus, which is directly in the city center.  
  • Santorini: Famous for its white architecture, beautiful beaches, and the popular villages of Fira and Oia, Santorini is a popular island for visitors to explore. Discover the Ancient Thera, where you can visit the ruins of a former mountaintop city.  
  • Thessaloniki: To discover some of the country’s most historic buildings, head to Thessaloniki, a port city that is known for its churches and Roman archeology. The White Tower is an impressive landmark in the middle of the city, while Aristotelous Square is a great place to go to a cafe.  

Summer in Greece

If you will be spending your summer in Greece, you won’t want to miss out on going to some of its beautiful islands, including Mykonos and Corfu. The summer weather can be hot, but you can cool off at one of the beaches. Consider booking a convertible for your car rental in Greece, as you can take advantage of the stunning weather and add GPS to help you find your way during your trip. 

FIND OUT WHAT OUR CUSTOMERS SAY ABOUT US!

Alexander K.

great staff. very easy process. good cars. highly recommend.

Ni C.

Nice person at réception. Good advice with full insurance. The roads are a bit crazy. And a big surprise. Up class véhicule. Receive Audi Q3 full automatique. Veryy nice to drive.

Billy A.

Quality service and good car provided ,

M G.

Really friendly and great service! Very good located in the center and close to the highway also.

Thanks for the pretty good car. Anytime again!

Basti. G.

Best place for car rental on the island! Stratos was amazing, thank you very much!

Gabriella C.

We booked a last-minute rental car with Sixt Rent a Car Paros and are satisfied with our experience with the company. The staff (especially the manager from Athens) was helpful and professional. The car itself was clean and reliable. Transportation to and from the location is complimentary.

Julia Pricella F.

They were very very nice, efficient, very informative, thorough, helpful, and went out of their way to give us recommendations on where to go sightseeing.

We rented an Audi A4 because that's all they had available when we walked in looking for a rental car. They gave us such a sweet deal on it that we did NOT have to pay 01 cent on any damage to our because it a fully insured, and we did hit a curb while parking and the car did have some damage. So we were very very happy with the results.

I DO HIGHLY recommend this car rental.

David E.

I’ve rented from Sixt Corfu a couple of times. The desk is inside the terminal building. The desk staff are friendly and helpful. You collect your car 100 metres from the terminal doors. No shuttle bus!!! Process is very simple and quick. The cars are in good condition and I would say the team are fair in recording the car’s condition at the start of the rental. I’ve only had a positive experience with Sixt. I’ll use them again

memento m.

The kind gentleman explained everything to me when I picked up the car, everything went smoothly when I returned, the car was clean and functional, as always, the sixt, I recommend

Noel S.

Very well served by Mr. Dimas at the desk!

Yair S.

Could not have been easier..

..Extremely fast and efficient staff

No hidden fees , car was great , felt very comfortable to rent from them

 

Would rent again for sure from Sixt

K.

Very positive experience, all was good, nice service at the desk, we got a free upgrade to SUV since we had a lot of luggage, we had full coverage so Sixt just blocked 100EUR for fuel and it was returned the same day as we gave back the car.

Georgia C.

Fantastic customer service and free upgrade on the car.

T.

Great service. great cars at fair prices.

Tigz V.

Brilliant service from the guys at Sixt rent a car. Including finding us a car a day early, because we made a mistake with our booking, and driving the vehicle in the torrential rain from the car park to a drier spot. Would definitely recommend. 5 stars.

Yannis A.

Great service, great personnel, great car!!

antonio carlos moreira lopes j.

Staff extremely helpful both by car pickup and drop off. I picked up the car at night with my boyfriend and we didn’t see a massive scratch on the bottom of the car and neither did the Sixt employee, but when we went to hand it Over, it was very visible and the guy went inside to check if it was already there even though we didn’t tell him it wasn’t us because we couldn’t prove

tomer p.

We rented mid luxury cars and got the best services I have ever had - clean car, fast delivery and good functioning

Very good staff - caring and efficient

Thank you for everything!! 😊

B M.

Visiting from the US and had the best car rental experience - Stratos was extremely helpful even before I got to Paros, and arranged for us to be picked up at the port as soon as the ferry docked. Smooth process at the branch and very quick return. Highly recommend.

Dreamin B.

Good car rent service!

Why rent with Sixt?

Why rent with Sixt?
  • New cars - on average 3 months old
  • Premium fleet of german cars
  • Car rental made quick and easy
  • Unlimited miles on standard vehicles
  • Free cancellation when you pay on arrival
  • Friendly 24/7 customer service

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