If you want to see everything Akureyri has to offer, there is no better way to do so from behind the wheel of a rental car from Hertz. Stop wasting your vacation waiting on the bus, or wasting money here and there with ride-shares or taxis. When you have access to your own car, you can go anywhere you want to go, whenever you want. Make your next getaway to Iceland even more enjoyable with a Hertz rental car.
Why drive with CarRentals.com?
With everything to do and see in and around the Akureyri area, you'll be wanting to explore more than just the area surrounding your hotel while on your trip. Whether you are dying to have dinner at the cafe that has gotten great reviews across town or try some of the best local favorites, you'll need your own vehicle to explore as much as you can while on your trip. Wherever you drive to in Akureyri, if you wish to get the most from your trip Iceland, having your auto is a must.
CarRentals.com works with many of the finest car rental companies. Hertz has over 100 years of experience and a fleet including several of the most popular in the business, like Kia and Ford. With Hertz storied history and thousands of franchises globally, you will be well taken care of.
What you need to know about car rentals
How do I get an Akureyri Hertz rental car at a great rate?
CarRentals.com always tries to get you the lowest price, no matter when you reserve your vehicle. However, reserving ahead of time can help you save even more. Make sure to keep the car under one driver's name and check the mileage policy to avoid any surprise fees.
Do I need to bring anything special when I get my rental car in Akureyri?
Be sure to carry with you your driver's permit and a credit card in your name.
What's Akureyri's minimum age to rent a car?
Hertz's minimum age to rent a car in Akureyri is 21. Some rentals, especially higher category vehicles, may have an added fee if you are under 25. Make sure to review Hertz's policies to know what the total cost is before you book.
Is there a particular vehicle I should get for my trip to Akureyri?
That all depends on your needs and what activities you want to do in Akureyri. Compact or economy vehicles are great for short commutes and are easier to park. If you are traveling with a bigger group, then a mid-size car or SUV will have enough room for all of you and provide a more comfortable ride. Those looking for a touch of extravagance on their Akureyri trip can choose a higher-end vehicle like a Mercedes C-Class or Cadillac XTS or similar.
Does Iceland require car insurance?
In Iceland you do need to have insurance before you rent a car. Many of the major credit card issuers (Discover, American Express, Visa and MasterCard) usually cover your car rental. However, many of them have prohibitions, such as not covering larger vehicles, like trucks or SUVs. Make sure to call your credit card company and find out what kind of coverage is offered before you head to Akureyri. Additionally, as a United States citizen, you can book Collision Damage Coverage with CarRentals.com at checkout.
Do I need to pay a deposit when I book my Hertz car rental?
Hertz does require a deposit when you book your rental. Hertz will block the deposit on your credit once you reserve your car for your trip. Please be aware that the deposit can vary greatly based on the make and model of the rental.
Do I have to return my Hertz rental with a full tank?
At CarRentals.com, we suggest a full tank policy. You should get your vehicle with a full tank. But, if you return your rental with less than the amount it was given to you, most companies will charge a premium, and sometimes up to 3X the amount of current gas prices to refill it. If you want to save some money, it is best to find a gas station before you bring your car back to Hertz.
Do I need unlimited miles when I rent a car in Akureyri?
Akureyri definitely has its charms, but you may want to take to the road again after you've checked off all the activities in Akureyri.
Does Akureyri Hertz offer one-way car rentals?
Hertz usually offers one-way rentals. You may find it more convenient to drop off your rental at a different Hertz. Be aware there is typically an additional charge when you pick one-way.
Reserve your ride today!
With so much to do and see in Akureyri, having the keys to your own vehicle lets you explore at your own pace. When you're ready to see more of Iceland, you can leave wherever you want to, without having to hanging out a stop waiting for the bus or hail a taxi.
Before you head out of town, book your Hertz Akureyri rental car and take off to all the must-do activities at your own pace. Book with CarRentals.com and drive the highway in Akureyri, Iceland.