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What is the cheapest time to rent a car in Athens?

Discover the most affordable period to rent a car in Athens and save money on your trip. The monthly average price data is based on historical data over the last year and was last updated on 13 July 2024.

January

HK$78

February

HK$70

March

HK$85

April

HK$101

May

HK$132

June

HK$187

July

HK$351

August

HK$366

September

HK$179

October

HK$109

November

HK$85

December

HK$101

Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in Athens is February. The most expensive time to rent a car is August. The cheapest prices for each month are shown above, but prices will vary based on availability, how far out you book your rental car, and of course, car type.

Compare available car types for rental in Athens

Compare and contrast the various car types offered for rental in Athens to find the perfect fit for your trip. Price data is based on averages over the last 12 months and was last updated on 13 July 2024.

Small cars

HK$34 - HK$456

All Car Types

HK$98 - HK$890

To hire a small car in Athens, Greece, you would pay an average price of HK$195/day. April is the cheapest month to hire a small car in Athens, Greece (~HK$34/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is September (~HK$456/day). In fact, April is about 83% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a small car hire for Athens. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Athens, hiring a small car saves you 40% in costs. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity.

To hire a medium car in Athens, Greece, you would pay an average price of HK$259/day. December is the cheapest month to hire a medium car in Athens, Greece (~HK$93/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is July (~HK$883/day). In fact, December is about 65% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a medium car hire for Athens. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Athens, hiring a medium car saves you 20% in costs. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity.

To hire a SUV in Athens, Greece, you would pay an average price of HK$306/day. December is the cheapest month to hire a SUV in Athens, Greece (~HK$110/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is September (~HK$796/day). In fact, December is about 65% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a SUV hire for Athens. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Athens, hiring a SUV saves you 6% in costs. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity.

Top rental agencies in Athens

Explore the leading car rental agencies in Athens known for their outstanding service and extensive range of vehicles to choose from. There are currently 8 car rental companies in Athens. Reviews were last updated on 13 July 2024.
Browse through some of the top rental car agencies in Athens, including GREEN MOTION , Hertz and Thrifty in Athens. Skim reviews, rental company locations, prices, and more before making your decision.

GREEN MOTION

4.6
Mediocre
36 reviews4 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

5.7

Comfort

5.5

Overall

4.6

Pick-up/drop-off

4.5

Value

5.1

Hertz

9.7
Wonderful
1 review12 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

9.2

Comfort

10.0

Overall

9.7

Pick-up/drop-off

9.2

Value

9.2

Thrifty

10 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

9.2

Comfort

8.8

Overall

9.6

Pick-up/drop-off

9.6

Value

8.8

Enterprise Rent-A-Car

9.4
Wonderful
21 reviews4 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

9.5

Comfort

9.4

Overall

9.4

Pick-up/drop-off

9.7

Value

9.2

Avance Rent a Car

8.8
Very Good
2 reviews4 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.8

Comfort

8.5

Overall

8.8

Pick-up/drop-off

8.5

Value

8.0

Autounion Car Rental

8.6
Very Good
1 review6 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.6

Comfort

8.6

Overall

8.6

Pick-up/drop-off

8.6

Value

8.6

Dollar

8.0
Very Good
2 reviews10 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

10.0

Comfort

8.6

Overall

7.3

Pick-up/drop-off

7.3

Value

6.0

Europcar

7.2
Good
11 reviews7 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.1

Comfort

7.7

Overall

7.2

Pick-up/drop-off

7.7

Value

7.3

Car rental FAQs

Find answers to frequently asked questions about car rentals in Athens, including policies, requirements, and more. FAQs were last updated on 13 July 2024.
  • Which car hire company is considered to be the best in Athens?

    Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, Caldera (10.0 rating), Enterprise Rent-A-Car (9.5 rating) and Centauro (9.3 rating) seem to be the best car hire companies in Athens.

  • What are petrol prices like in Athens?

    The average price of petrol in Athens is HK$15.93/litre over the past month, costing you anywhere between HK$717 and HK$1,035 to fill up a car’s fuel tank.

  • How much does it cost to hire a car in Athens for a week from AbbyCar Car Rentals?

    AbbyCar Car Rentals is one of the top picks in Athens. They can have you in a hire car for about HK$1,608 per week on average.

  • How far in advance should I hire a car in Athens for the best price?

    Our data suggests that booking early can save you up to 67% on a hire car in Athens. Take advantage of below-average prices by booking at least 7 days prior to your desired date.

  • Can I rent a car for a month in Athens?

    Yes, renting a vehicle in Athens for a month is certainly possible.

  • What car do most people hire in Athens?

    The majority of Cheapflights travellers prefer to hire a Intermediate (Nissan Qashqai) in Athens, making it the most popular option.

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