Car Rental Athens Airport FAQ
Below, you’ll find a list of the most commonly asked questions when it comes to Athens Airport car rentals — from rental car requirements to vehicle types, insurance coverage, recommended car rental agencies and more.
1. How can I book a car rental at Athens Airport?
Booking a car rental Athens Airport is very straightforward. Browse through and select from a wide variety of vehicles to find the perfect vehicle for your stay. Be sure to reserve your rent a car in advance to ensure availability upon arrival to ATH Airport.
2. Where is the Athens Airport car rental pickup location?
Athens Airport car rental pickup locations are conveniently situated near the arrivals hall. Follow the signage or make a quick stop at one of the information help desks to ask the Athens airport staff for assistance and they will point you in the right direction.
3. Do I need an international drivers license to rent a car at Athens Airport?
While many Athens rental car agencies accept typical driver’s licenses, some agencies might require you to have an international driver’s permit (IDP).
4. Are there any age restrictions for Athens Airport car rentals?
Most Athens car rental agencies require drivers to be at least 21 years of age to rent a car in Athens, Greece. While the age restrictions for rental cars in Athens are generally for those who are over the age of 21, there are companies like Centauro which allows adults as young as 19 years old to rent a car in Athens. It’s advised that you carefully review the terms and conditions before booking a rental car.
5. Can I drop off my rental car at a different location in Greece after renting from Athens Airport?
Yes. Many rental car agencies in Athens offer one-way and return to same location car rentals. Please note that one-way rentals are generally more expensive than return rentals.