Terms & Conditions

What is included in the rental price?

  • INSURANCE
    • Third party liability up to 1.000.000€ per accident.
    • Bodily injuries to third party up to 1.000.000€ per victim.
    • Fire or theft of the rented vehicle.
    • Personal Accident Insurance Driver 12.000€.
    • Collision Damage Waiver Insurance (CDW): The insurance covers damage to the rental vehicle. The client's responsibility is from 400 € to 750 € depending on the vehicle category.
  • 24% VAT and 0.5 % municipality tax is included in price.
  • Delivery and pickup at Preveza airport, at the port or at a hotel in a radius of 20 km from Lefkada town
  • Breakdown assistance.
  • Unlimited kilometers for a rental period of minimum 3 days.
  • Map and information about the island.

Which kind of insurance can I choose?
There are the following types of insurance:

A) Cars:

  • CDW (Collision Damage - and Theft - Waiver): With this insurance the customer is covered in the event of damage or theft of the rented vehicle. The customer is liable for the first 400 to 750 € (depending on the vehicle category). This insurance is included in the rental price.
  • FDW (Full Damage-and Theft-Waiver): With this insurance the customer can reduce the amount of liability to 100 - 200€ depending on the vehicle category. The customer can choose this insurance when picking up the car.
  • SCDW (Super Collision Damage - and Theft-Waiver): Same as FDW but covers the WHOLE amount. The client is not responsible to pay anything for the accident. The customer can choose this insurance when picking up the car.

B) Motorcycles and scooters:

  • CDW (Collision Damage Waiver and Theft Waiver): With this insurance the customer is covered in the event of damage or theft of the rented vehicle. The customer is liable for the first 150 to 300 € according to the vehicle category. This insurance is included in the rental price.
  • SCDW (Super Collision Damage Waiver and Theft Waiver): Same as CDW but covers the WHOLE amount. The client is not responsible to pay anything for the accident. The customer can choose this insurance when picking up the vehicle.

C) Quad / ATV

  • CDW (Collision Damage Waiver and Theft Waiver): With this insurance the customer is covered in the event of damage or theft of the rented vehicle. The customer is liable for the first 400 €. This insurance is included in the rental price.
  • SCDW (Super Collision Damage Waiver and Theft Waiver): Same as CDW but covers the WHOLE amount. Client is not responsible to pay anything for the accident. The customer can choose this insurance when picking up the vehicle.

From which age can I rent?

A) Cars:

Minimum age is 21 years for small cars and 25 years for large cars. The driver must have a driving licence for at least one year for small cars and 2 years for big cars.

B) Motorcycles and scooters:

Minimum age is 18 years for small scooters 23 years for big motorcycles. The driver should have a driving licence for at least one year for scooters and 2 years for motorcycles.

C) Quad / ATV:

Minimum age is 21 years. The driver must have a car driver licence for at least one year.
 

Do I need a credit card to rent a vehicle?
Yes. The payment can be done also with cash but we need a credit card for the guarantee.
 

With which driving licence can I rent a vehicle?

A) Cars:

For renting a car a category B licence is required, which has been issued in a European country. Drivers from a country outside Europe - such as Russia, Australia or the USA - need an international driving licence.

B) Motorcycles and scooters:

The driver must be holder of a valid driver’s licence or international driver’s licence for the respective motorcycle category.

C) Quad / ATV:

For renting a quad / ATV a category B licence (for car) is required, which has been issued in a European country. Drivers from a country outside Europe - such as Russia, Australia or the USA - need an international driving licence.
 

Can I choose the vehicle model when making a reservation?

Reservations are made by category and not by model. If you prefer a certain model please note it on the reservation form. We will try to reserve the preferred model if possible.
 

How do I make a reservation and how do I pay for the rental?
You can make a reservation via the internet, using the online form and take advantage of our special offers with online bookings. There is no deposit required for the reservation. The payment has to be done when you collect the vehicle, either in cash, by debit card or by credit card. 
 

How do I change or cancel a reservation?
You can modify or cancel your reservation by using the "Manage your Booking" section on our website. Alternatively you can send an email to info@ioniancarrental.com or contact Ionian Car Rental by phone at +30 26450 25274. Please note that by changing the dates or type of vehicle, also the rental price might change. There is no extra charge for cancellation or change of reservation. Please make any changes or cancellations the latest 48 hours prior to the scheduled pickup time.

Can I transfer the vehicle on a ferry-boat?
Only with written permission from Ionian Car Rental. Please note that insurance companies do not cover damages during transportation on the ship and we can’t offer service to other destinations.

What is the minimum rental period, and what time do I have to return the vehicle?
Minimum rental period is one day. The vehicle must be returned at the time you arrange with Ionian Car Rental. Delays are charged with one third of the daily rate per hour. Extensions of the rental must be agreed 24 hours before the contract expires.

What happens with traffic fines?
The driver is responsible for all traffic and parking fines. In Greece if fines are paid within 10 days you will get a discount of 50 %. Our staff will tell you where you can pay the penalty. Unpaid fines will be charged to the customer's credit card.
 

What is the fuel policy?
The vehicle has to be returned with the same fuel level as it was taken. No money is refunded for excess fuel in the vehicle. If the vehicle is returned with less fuel or diesel, the customer will be charged with an additional refuelling fee of 10 €.
 

How much do I pay for child seats and additional drivers?

Baby seats and booster seats cost 4 € per day and are charged with maximum 40 € for the whole rental period.

The first additional driver is free of charge. Each additional driver is charged with 5 € per day.

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