National Car Rentals in Island Samos: What you need to know
Island Samos is just one of many neighborhoods in Samos that are worth exploring, and, you'll need a car to check out all there is to do here. Public transportation, while affordable, may not drive you to right where you need to go. Ride hailing, like Uber or Lyft, can be convenient, but you may be surprised by which areas don't have service. Plus, if you plan to go all over Island Samos and the surrounding areas, the cost can add up.
If you want the convenience to go where you need to for an affordable price, then you're in the right spot. Originally founded by twenty-four independent rental car agents in 1947, National has grown from 60 locations in the United States to over 2,000 international locations. National offers everything compact to SUVs, allowing you to choose the ideal vehicle for your holiday.
Frequently asked questions
How do I get an Island Samos National car rental at a great rate?
We always strives to get you the best price. Nevertheless, there are ways to get an even lower price on your upcoming rental:
- Compare vehicle pricing before you book
- Avoid airport pick-ups and drop-offs, which can cost more
- Determine ahead of time how much mileage/fuel you may use
- Search and reserve as far in advance as you can
A little knowledge goes a long way to lower your price.
Do I need to bring anything special when I get my car rental in Island Samos?
You will need to bring your credit card, as well as your driver's license.
What is the minimum age to rent a car in Island Samos?
Most suppliers, like National, require that you at least be 21 years old to rent a car. But, you may find that there is an additional fee if you are under the age of 25 or for larger or higher category vehicles especially. Go through National's to figure out any additional fees is before you reserve your rental
Is there a particular vehicle I should get for my trip to Island Samos?
That depends on your needs and what you'll be doing when you visit Island Samos. If you are having a bit of trouble choosing, be sure to look over the table below. We have compared the most popular types of cars for you:
|Car Type||Best for||Category includes|
|Full Size SUV||Great for families who need a comfortable ride and have safety as a top priority||Ford Edge, KIA Sorento, or similar|
|Full Size||Families with luggage and a need for space||Hyundai Sonata, Ford Fusion, or similar|
|Hybrid||Those looking for a fuel-efficient vehicle||BMW i3, Kia Optima, or similar|
Does Island Samos require car insurance?
Many countries require the driver to have insurance. You may be able to purchase additional insurance through National, if you think your insurance won't cover your rental during your trip. Most credit card issuers (American Express, Visa, MasterCard and Discover) will provide some coverage. However, many of them have restrictions, like not covering larger vehicles like premium models or some SUVs. It is best to call and find out what kind of coverage is offered before you head to Samos.
Do I need to pay a deposit on my National car rental?
National, like many other rental agencies, requires a deposit when you make your reservation. The deposit can vary greatly depending on the type of vehicle. Furthermore, make sure you have enough on your credit card to pay the deposit.
What is the fuel policy on my National car rental?
We advise a full tank policy. You should receive your car with a full tank, and you should return it topped off. If you want to keep your expenses lower, it is best to find a filling station before bringing the rental car to National. Stations near or around airports or car rental places tend to have higher prices.
Why should I get unlimited miles in Island Samos?
Most suppliers offer unlimited miles, but you want to make sure it's part of the bundle. It's helpful to figure out how much driving you will be doing ahead of time. You don't want to be hit with any surprise overages if you don't have unlimited miles, so make certain you read the company's policy. You may need unlimited miles if you are planning to find out what else Samos has to offer, or even Greece.
Book Today for Great Rates
With so much to do and see in Samos, having access to your own vehicle lets you explore at your own pace. When you are ready to explore more of Greece, you can drive when you like, without waiting for your ride to pick you up or looking through a bus schedule.
Heading out of town soon? Book your National Island Samos rent-a-car and zip off to take in all the must-do activities at your own pace. Book with CarRentals.com and hit the streets in Samos, Greece.