Car rental in Crete


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* The prices were calculated on 29.05.2023 for a 4 days prepaid rental at Crete Heraklion Airport starting on 05.06.2023. Our prices fluctuate daily and this offer is not guaranteed.

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Car Rental in Crete

Car Rental in Crete

Car rental in Crete, Greece is made easy with Sixt. Cars are available to suit different needs and lifestyles. Whether you are looking for a convertible, a 4x4 or a SUV, you'll discover that Sixt's extensive fleet has something for you. The fleet encompasses a wide range of top brands to suit different budgets. If you would like to keep your holiday costs down, why not hire a quality, cheap car? Your car rental in Crete comes with a full tank of fuel, and you can enjoy unlimited mileage. Other optional extras with your car hire in Crete include a Sat Nav, baby chairs, personal accident protection and much more, so that you can tailor your car hire in Crete to your needs. Sixt in Crete, Greece is conveniently situated at airports for a smooth fly and drive experience, and at other top locations to ensure that your car hire in Crete is easily accessible.
Where to go with a car retal in Crete

Where to go with a car retal in Crete

Renting a car in Crete is ideal for getting about the island and exploring some of its best features. With your rent a car you can take a drive to the mysterious Palace of Knossos that dates back to the days of the ancient Minoans, or visit Spinalonga with its imposing Venetian fortress. Your car hire in Crete provides you with the freedom to enjoy a leisurely drive to Frangokastello and marvel at its well-preserved Venetian castle. With a rent a car it's easy to visit each one of the fun-filled water parks in Crete, which are suitable for all ages. These are situated at Limnoupolis, Iraklio and Hersonissos. While on the island be sure to drive out to Kato Zakros. Here you can hike along the Gorge of the Dead, explore the ancient Minoan ruins, relax on the beach and swim in the sea. There are a number of museums on the island that are worth a visit, including the Archaeological Museum of Iraklio and its large collection of artefacts. No matter what type of experience you are hoping for, a rental car will make it easy for you to get to your chosen destinations.
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Good to know when renting in Crete

One-way car rental in Crete

It is possible to rent a car from SIXT one way between stations on Crete. It is not allowed to rent between stations on the Greek islands and the mainland.

Documents you need to rent a car in Crete

You will need a valid driver’s license, plus an ID or passport. Those with licenses from outside the EU will also need an international driving permit.

Car rental under 25 in Crete

The minimum age for SIXT car rental in Greece is 21, with a driver’s license held for at least 1 year. Some car categories have a higher age requirement, and an underage driver fee applies to those under 23.

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Amazing Service from getting the keys to giving them back! Sixt has never disappointed me!
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memento m.
The kind gentleman explained everything to me when I picked up the car, everything went smoothly when I returned, the car was clean and functional, as always, the sixt, I recommend
Yannis A.
Great service, great personnel, great car!!
Dreamin B.
Good car rent service!
Bob C.
Booked via a broker online. Only issue is the agent tried to sell excess insurance despite knowing I already had it . Simple pickup and dropoff infront of arrivals area. Nice new car .
Maximilian S.
Welcoming friendly service and no problems when extending our reservation at the counter. Received abcean car with reasonable mileage.
Stanislav T.
Sixt Chania office is great. Excellent front-desk service, great car delivery. Always make sure to book in advance, in the summer months they tend to run out of available cars.
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