Car Rental Athens

Compare Top Car Rental Companies for Athens

  • Sixt Sixt
  • EuropCar EuropCar
  • Alamo Alamo
  • Avis Avis
  • Budget Budget
  • Firefly Firefly
  • Enterprise Enterprise
  • Surprice Car Rental Surprice Car Rental
  • Green motion Green motion
  • Autounion Autounion

Why book Athens car rental with VIP Cars?

All Inclusive Pricing

Rent a car in Athens with pricing inclusive of CDW, Theft Waiver & Unlimited Mileage.

Trusted Rental Companies

Leading car rental suppliers in Athens - Sixt, EuropCar, Alamo, Avis, Budget, Firefly, Enterprise, Surprice Car Rental, Green motion, Autounion

Lowest Prices Guaranteed

Huge savings on Athens Car Rental Deals

No Cancellation Fee

VIP Cars offers free cancellation for car rentals in Athens

Secure Online Booking

Reserve a car for Athens through a secure booking platform

Widest Fleet of Cars

Choose from Economy, Minivan, SUV & Luxury car rental deals for Athens

Cheap Priced Deals for Athens Car Rental

Minimum Car Rental Age Greece: 21 years
Most Popular Car Rental Locations: City Center & Athens International Airport (ATH)

If you are looking for a low-cost rental deal to discover the breathtaking city of Athens then look no further than VIP Cars. Our booking engine provides you with competitive rates from the highest-rated global and local car rental companies in Greece, making comparing prices and finding the best deals quick and easy. Based on your requirements you can pick up your Athens car rental from popular locations such as ATH Airport, City Center/Downtown, Koropi, Railway Station, Hotel Hilton, Piraeus Port, and more. Lock in budget deals for your rental when you make an early online booking on our platform.

Why should you rent a car in Athens, Greece?

Diving a rental car in Athens is the most convenient way to see the attractions, fabulous coastlines, and landscape. With a rental car, you can easily explore iconic sites like the Acropolis, the Parthenon, and the Ancient Agora and popular nearby city locations such as Thessaloniki, Delphi, Nafplio, Kyllini, and more with the utmost freedom. Exploring Athens and its surroundings can be an adventure like no other, and renting a car will surely make your experience even more worthwhile.

Best Car Rental Companies in Athens

Ensuring the lowest prices, multiple branches across the city, and a well-maintained fleet of vehicles our partner suppliers are renowned for putting forth a range of all-inclusive car rental deals that will surely match the preferences of your Athens itinerary. Here is the list of our top-rated companies offering the best car rental rates for Athens, Greece:

  • Ace Rent a CarAce Rent a Car
  • AlamoAlamo
  • AutoUnionAutoUnion
  • AvisAvis
  • BudgetBudget
  • CentauroCentauro
  • EnterpriseEnterprise
  • EuropcarEuropcar
  • HertzHertz
  • Keddy by EuropcarKeddy by Europcar
  • NationalNational
  • SixtSixt
  • ThriftyThrifty

Rental Car Categories in Athens

With us, you can find an exotic range of cars for rent in Athens including 6,7, and 9-seater vans, full-size sedans, convertible cars, and more at affordable rates. You can also upgrade your rental deal with paid extras such as snow chains, child seats, additional drivers, GPS, and more for a comfortable and relaxed driving experience. In addition to vehicles with manual and automatic transmissions, you can also find offers on hybrid and electric cars. Below are the popular car types made available by our providers:

  •  Mini

    Perfect option for solo travelers this car category has low fuel consumption making them a budget-friendly option.

  •  Economy

    Booking a fuel-efficient economy car will let you make substantial savings.

  •  Luxury/Premium

    Ideal for a premium driving experience, luxury car rentals will add a touch of class to your travels.

  •  SUV

    Our spacious and comfortable SUV rentals are well-equipped for handling various terrains.

  •  Van/Minivan

    This vehicle group allows passengers up to 15 to travel together with ample luggage space.

  •  Convertible

    Turn heads as you cruise through Athens in our stylish and fun-to-drive convertibles.

Popular Car Rental Deal Types for Athens

  • Short-Term Car Rental

    For any short-duration plans you can decide between our daily, weekend, and weekly rental deals. Keep in mind that the minimum car hire duration is 24 hours/one day and the prices are calculated on a per-day basis.

  • Long-Term Car Rental

    Whether visiting for an extended work trip or vacation, you can rely on our long-term rental deals to make your trip trouble-free. Booking a rental car on a monthly basis in Athens will allow you to reserve your ideal vehicle for a period of a month, 3 months, 6 months, and more.

  • Last Minute Car Rental

    You don’t have to fret about reserving a rental car on short notice in Athens as the majority of our leading suppliers offer last-minute deals at economical rates. Book online for the best car rental rates.

  • One-Way Car Rental

    Want to pick up your car in one city and drop it off in another? One-way rentals are a great option to explore Greece from top to bottom. With this deal type, you can easily pick up a rental car in Athens, Greece, and drop it off at popular locations such as Delphi, Pyrgos, and Thessaloniki. You can book a rental deal from Athens to Crete Island (Heraklion) where some suppliers allow you to take a rental car on the ferry.

    • Athens to Kyllini Port
    • Athens to Parga
    • Athens to Poros
    • Athens to Delphi

Car Rental Locations in Athens, Greece

With multiple supplier branches across the city, the renter can enjoy the flexibility of picking up their hired car from their preferred location. For instance, if planning to book a rental car from the Athens city center/downtown location you can simply select that as your pick-up location to see all the available deals. You can also choose to rent a car from below-mentioned convenient locations in Athens, Greece:

  • Athens International Airport (ATH)
  • Athens Downtown
  • Athens Koropi
  • Athens Hotel Hilton
  • Athens Plaka
  • Athens Glyfada
  • Railway Station
  • Athens Piraeus Port

Useful Tips for Renting a Car in Athens

  • If you are among the visitors who need a car and are arriving in the city by air, the easiest way to rent one is to pick it up at the Athens International Airport (ATH). Upon landing, you can locate the rental desks of all available suppliers on the north side of the main terminal, in the Arrivals area. In addition to global providers such as Sixt, Avis, Budget, Hertz, SurPrice, Centauro, and Keddy, you can rent a car at Athens Airport with local suppliers as well which include names such as Avance, Cargini, CarQ, Exer Rent a Car, Lets Drive, Progress, OtoQ, SKG, and Yours Car Rental.
  • It is a good idea to familiarize yourself with the rental conditions such as the mileage and fuel policies before booking a rental car in Athens with VIPCars.
  • If you are planning to drive in colder months, particularly in the mountains, we recommend opting for bookable Extras such as snow chains with your rental deal for a relaxed driving experience.
  • On our platform, you can easily book a cross-border rental deal with prior approval from the supplier. National, Enterprise, Alamo, and Avis are among our partner suppliers that allow you to drive your Athens car rental to countries such as Albania, Spain, Italy, Germany, France, Romania, North Macedonia, Austria, and more at an additional charge. We advise you to refer to the Rental Terms for detailed information about cross-border restrictions.

Best Places to Visit in Athens

Here we have compiled a list of the most famous local points of interest in Athens which you can explore in your rental car:

  • Acropolis of Athens
  • Parthenon
  • Acropolis Museum
  • Odeon of Herodes Atticus
  • Erechtheion
  • Temple of Hephaestus
  • Hadrian's Gate
  • Temple of Olympian Zeus

FAQs - Athens Car Rental

Best Deals

Cheap Car Rental Deals in Greece

Economy USD 12.98 /day
Compact USD 16.22 /day
Van / Minivan USD 18.39 /day
Luxury USD 22.71 /day

Car Rental Locations in or near Athens