If you want to see everything Athens has to offer, there is no better way to do so from behind the wheel of a rental car from Alamo. Don't spend time waiting for the bus or hailing taxis to go to the sights. Having your own car enables you to go to the spots you want to see the most, when you want. Make your next getaway to Greece even more enjoyable with an Alamo rental car.
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With all there is to do and see in and around Athens, you'll want to explore more than just the block your hotel is on while on your stay. Whether you have to have dinner at the chophouse that has gotten great reviews across town or try some of the local hot spots, you'll want your own car to explore as much as possible while on your trip. Wherever you drive to in Athens, if you want to get the most from your trip, having your car is key.
We work with some of the top dealers. Opening its doors in 1974, Alamo introduced the concept of Unlimited Free Mileage. Alamo strives to provide a fun, high-value, low-cost rental experience to family and leisure travelers.
Frequently asked questions
How do I get an Athens Alamo car rental at a great rate?
We strive to get you the best rates, whether you reserve your car. However, booking well ahead of your visit can help you save even more. Make sure to keep the car under one driver's name and go over the mileage policy to avoid any unexpected fees.
Do I need to bring anything special when I get my car rental in Athens?
You will need to bring credit card, as well as your driver's license.
What is the minimum age to rent a car in Athens?
Alamo's minimum age to rent a car in Athens is 19. Take time to review Alamo's policies, as there could be limitations if you are under 25 or for higher category cars especially.
What kind of Alamo rental car should I get for my trip to Athens?
That depends on how many people you are traveling with and what you'll be doing when you visit Athens. Economy or compact vehicles are easier to park and great for short drives. If you are traveling with colleagues or family, then a SUV or a sedan will have enough room for all of you and provide a more comfortable ride. Those looking for a bit of luxury on their Athens trip can choose the premium category for a car like a Mercedes C-Class or Audi A4 or similar.
Is insurance required when you rent a car in Greece?
In Greece you do need to have insurance before you rent a car from Alamo. Although many of the major card issuers, like Visa or Discover, offer some coverage, there are usually restrictions. For instance, they may not cover your rental car if you book a larger or luxury vehicle. Make sure to check credit card issuer's policy before you decide. Otherwise, as a United States citizen, you can add on Collision Damage Coverage with CarRentals.com at checkout.
Do I need to pay a deposit when I book my Alamo car rental?
Alamo does require a deposit when you book your rental. Alamo will block the deposit on your credit once you reserve your rental for your trip. Please note that the deposit may vary greatly depending on the make and model of the vehicle.
What is the fuel policy on my Alamo car rental?
At CarRentals.com, we advise a full to full policy. You pick up your Alamo rental with full tank, and you should bring it back it with a full tank of gas. To avoid any added expenses, it is best to fill up your tank before you return the car to Alamo. Stations near airports or car rental places tend to have higher prices.
Should I get unlimited miles when I drive in Athens?
Athens certainly has its charms, but you may want to hit the road again after you've checked off all the activities in Athens.
Does Alamo offer one-way rentals in Athens?
Alamo usually offers one-way rentals. You may find it easier to return your vehicle at another Alamo. Don't forget there is typically an additional fee when you choose one-way.
Reserve your ride today!
With so much to do and see in Athens, having access to your own car lets you explore at your own pace. When you're ready to discover more of Greece, you can leave when you want to, without waiting for your ride to pick you up or memorizing a bus schedule.
Before you head out of town, book your Alamo Athens rent-a-car and zip off to take in all the items on your itinerary at your leisure. Book with CarRentals.com and drive the road in Athens, Greece.