There is no better way to see everything Akureyri has to offer than by getting behind the wheel of your National rental car. Don't waste time waiting for the bus or hailing taxis to go to the sights. When you have the keys to your own vehicle, you can go anywhere you want to go, whenever you want. Make your upcoming getaway to Iceland even better with a National car rental.
CarRentals.com puts you in the driver's seat
With all there is to do in and around Akureyri, you'll want to take in more than the area surrounding your hotel during your stay. Whether you are hoping to check out the cafe that has received fantastic reviews across town or check out some of the best local favorites, you'll want your own set of wheels to take in as much as you can during your trip. No matter where you end up staying in Akureyri, if you wish to get the most from your trip Iceland, having your automobile is key.
Founded by twenty-four independent car rental agents in 1947, National has grown from 60 locations in the United States to over 2,000 locations worldwide. National provides everything luxury to economy, allowing you to pick the best ride for your upcoming vacation.
What you need to know about car rentals in Akureyri
How do I get the best rates on an Akureyri National rental car?
CarRentals.com strives to get you the best price, whether you book. But getting your car well ahead of your visit can help keep spending low. Be sure to keep the car under one driver's name and read the mileage policy to avoid any unexpected fees.
What do I need to bring when I pick up my car in Akureyri?
You will need to carry with you your driver's license and a credit card in your name.
What's Akureyri's minimum age to rent a car?
Most suppliers in Akureyri set the minimum age to rent a car at 21. Make sure to check National's policy, as there may be additional fees if you are under 25 in most cases or for higher category vehicles in particular.
Is there a particular car I should get for my trip to Akureyri?
That depends on your needs and what you'll be doing when you visit Akureyri. Compact or economy cars are easier to park and great for short commutes. If you are traveling with family or friends, then a SUV or a sedan will have more room and offer a more comfortable ride. Those looking for a bit of extravagance on their Akureyri vacation can choose the premium category to get a car like a Cadillac or Audi or similar.
Do I need insurance when I rent a car in Iceland?
You are required to have insurance before you rent a car in Iceland. Many major credit card issuers (American Express, Visa, MasterCard and Discover) usually offer coverage. However, many of them have limitations, such as not covering larger vehicles, like premium models or some SUVs. It is best to call your credit card company and find out what kind of coverage is offered before you head to Akureyri. Otherwise, as a U.S. citizen, you can add on Collision Damage Coverage with CarRentals.com at checkout.
Does National require a deposit at the time of booking my rental car?
National does require a deposit when you reserve your rental. National will block the deposit on your credit once you book your rental for your trip to Akureyri. Please be aware that the deposit can vary greatly based on the model and make of the car.
What is the fuel policy on my National car rental?
We encourage a full tank policy. You pick up your National rental with full tank, and you should bring it back it with a full tank. If you want to save some money, it is best to fill up your tank before you return the car to National.
Do I need unlimited miles when I rent a car in Akureyri?
Akureyri definitely has its charms, but you may want to hit the road again after you've checked off all the activities in Akureyri.
Can I get a one-way rental from National?
National typically offers one-way rentals. You may find it easier to drop off your rental car at another National. However, there is typically an additional fee when you pick one-way.
Reserve your ride today!
With so much to do and see in Akureyri, having the keys to your own automobile lets you explore at your own pace. When you're ready to check out more of Iceland, you can go when you like, without having to coordinate ride-hailing services or hanging out a stop waiting for the bus.
Before your next getaway, book your National Akureyri rental car and zip off to take in all the must-see sights at your own pace. Reserve through CarRentals.com and drive the open road in Akureyri, Iceland.