Car rentals in Ioannina: All you need to know
You want a great automobile to get around Ioannina whether you're going for a business or pleasure. See the top sites around town and park in front of the best restaurants in Ioannina. CarRentals.com has collected the most popular questions about renting a car in Ioannina. Read on to discover the dos and don'ts of renting a car.
How can I find a bargain car rental in Ioannina?
CarRentals.com always strives to get you the best deal. But, to get the most savings on your trip to Ioannina you can do a few things. You can:
- Read through the mileage policy to avoid any surprise expenses
- Reserve your vehicle as far in advance as possible
- Avoid airport pick-ups or drop-offs if possible; they normally are pricier
- Compare daily and weekly rates; you might save more with a longer rental
Even a little rental car know-how can go a long way to getting you the most savings.
What rental companies have retailers in Ioannina?
From global names like Enterprise and Sixt to budget-friendly brands like Dollar and Thrifty, CarRentals.com has some of the best brands in the business. Look through the online reviews to help you figure out which meets your needs.
What type of rental car should I get for my trip to Ioannina?
That all depends on your needs and what activities you want to do in Ioannina. If you're having a little trouble choosing, make sure to read over the chart below. We've compared the most popular types of vehicles for you:
|Car Type||Best for||Category Includes|
|Luxury||If you really want to treat yourself on your getaway to Ioannina||Mercedes C-Class, Audi A4, or similar|
|SUV||Families with plenty of suitcases and a need for space||Toyota RAV4, Dodge Grand Caravan, or similar|
|Compact Car||When saving money and good gas mileage are your top priorities||Chevrolet Spark, Vauxhall Corsa, or similar|
What's the age requirement to rent a car in Ioannina?
Normally, the age limit for car rentals in Ioannina is 21—the same as it is across the rest of the country. Additionally, many suppliers charge an extra fee if you are under 25. Be sure to read the rental agreement to discover any additional fees will be before you reserve your rental.
Do I need insurance to rent a car in Ioannina?
When cruising through Ioannina or the rest of Greece, you'll need insurance. Many suppliers need proof of insurance before you rent a car. Many countries require driver's insurance. You may be able to buy interim insurance with the rental supplier.
Many major card issuers, like Visa or American Express, offer some insurance on your rental, but there are usually restrictions. For instance, you may not be covered if you reserve a luxury or larger vehicle. Check the rental car company's policy before you decide.
What is the fuel policy for Ioannina rental cars?
Most suppliers allow you to choose which policy you want. Below is a list of the most common ones.You will have to search for a gas station near the drop-off location
|Policy Type||Policy Description||Advantages||Disadvantages|
|Full to Full||There will be a full tank of gas when you pick up your vehicle. Use as much gas as you need and top it off when you return your car when you are done. If you refill the tank before you return your car, you won't be charged a refueling cost||You only refill the amount of fuel that you've used. If you only use half of a tank, you'll only need to refill half of a tank, and therefore avoid paying for fuel you don't need. You can fill up at any station you want and you'll only pay refueling charges if you don't fill up the tank|
|Full to empty (pre-paid)||You'll get the car with a full tank of fuel and return the car with an empty tank. Ask the provider to see if they'll refund you for any unused fuel||You won't need to find a fuel station near your rental drop-off location||You usually pay a higher rate for a tank upfront then going to a local station|
|Empty to empty||You won't have a full tank when you collect the vehicle, and you don't need to refill the gas before you bring the car back||You fill the tank yourself, so you can shop around for the cheapest local prices||You'll have to fill up before you do any serious driving|
What fuel policy do you recommend?
We usually suggest that customers opt for the full-to-full policy. This policy simply means you bring your rental back to the full, and you're all set.
Is it worth getting unlimited miles?
Unlimited miles is a good option if you plan to do some sightseeing or visit a lot of customers all over Ioannina. You can drive as much as you like and not incur additional charges. Read over your rental agreement to see if there are mileage limitations.
Before you drive off
Before you get going on your Ioannina trip, check a few things prior to leaving the lot. You should:
- Inspect the vehicle and be sure there is no damage or scrapes. If you notice any, write it down on the paperwork
- Check the trunk to see if the spare is properly inflated and the necessary tools to change it are there
- Get familiar with the controls of your car. Adjust the mirrors and seats, and note how to turn on the lights and windshield wipers
- Figure out how to work the radio or entertainment features. You don't want any unneeded distractions in a new city
Book your Ioannina car rental today
Maybe you're carpooling with co-workers to and from the hotel to the conference center, maybe you're traveling solo, or maybe you're bringing your partner or kids. No matter the situation, CarRentals.com has a car rental that can fit your requirement and not deplete your travel piggy bank.