Prices are in New Zealand Dollars.

Keflavik Car Hire

Keflavik Car Hire

Search hundreds of travel sites at once for car rental deals in Keflavik

Pick-up
12:00
Drop-off
12:00
Compare vs KAYAK |

Keflavik car hire information

Pick-up location Keflavik
Rental locations 42
Airport locations 34

Keflavik car hire reviews and directory

Rated no. 1
Avis
Best rated
7.6 Good (2,266 reviews)
1 location in Keflavik
Avis
Locations in Keflavik
Terminal Building
+354 591 4000
All Avis reviews
Avis reviews in Keflavik

Recent reviews

Find reviews that mention:
customer service
pick up the car
credit card
car was clean
great car
car available
great service
easy drop
car was great
drop off the car
returned the car
friendly staff
great experience
airport location
car smelled
More
Rated no. 2
Budget
7.4 Good (4,357 reviews)
1 location in Keflavik
Budget
Locations in Keflavik
Keflavik International Airport
All Budget reviews
Budget reviews in Keflavik

Recent reviews

Find reviews that mention:
customer service
pick up the car
credit card
car was clean
great car
car available
car was great
drop off the car
easy drop
picked up the car
long line
took a few minutes
great service
car smelled
friendly staff
great experience
More
More
Rated no. 3
Ace
6.1 Good (417 reviews)
1 location in Keflavik
Ace
Locations in Keflavik
Flugvellir 6. Reykjanesbær
+354 567 3000
All Ace reviews
Ace reviews in Keflavik

Recent reviews

Find reviews that mention:
customer service
credit card
pick up the car
shuttle from the airport
returned the car
car was clean
friendly staff
car was dirty
rental place
car available
took over an hour
car insurance
great price
drop off the car
great car
car was great
More
More
Rated no. 4
Hertz
8.1 Excellent (31 reviews)
1 location in Keflavik
Hertz
Locations in Keflavik
Keflavik Airport
+354 522 4430
All Hertz reviews
Hertz reviews in Keflavik

Recent reviews

Find reviews that mention:
pick up the car
credit card
car was clean
pick up and drop
drop the car
airport location
great car
picked up the car
car was great
great service
location was closed
rented a car
friendly staff
great experience
More
Rated no. 8
Europcar
8.2 Excellent (14 reviews)
1 location in Keflavik
Europcar
Locations in Keflavik
Keflavik International Airport
+354 425 0300
All Europcar reviews
Europcar reviews in Keflavik

Recent reviews

Find reviews that mention:
car available
car was clean
picked up the car
great car
car was great
helpful staff
great service
More
Rated no. 9
Go Car Rental
gocarrental
8.0 Excellent (1 review)
1 location in Keflavik
Rated no. 10
GREEN MOTION
7.9 Good (6 reviews)
1 location in Keflavik
GREEN MOTION
Locations in Keflavik
Keflavik International Airport Flugvellir 6
All GREEN MOTION reviews
GREEN MOTION reviews in Keflavik

Recent reviews

Fair Car
faircar
2 locations in Keflavik
Fair Car
Locations in Keflavik
Holmbergsbraut 1 For Gps Use Fuglavk 1
+354 571 7222
Holmbergsbraut 1, Reykjanesbaer ()
+354 571 7222
Global Rent A Car
global
2 locations in Keflavik
Global Rent A Car
Locations in Keflavik
Bogatrod 1
+354 591 7900
Keflavik International Airport
+354 591 7900
Ice Rental 4x4
icerental4x4
2 locations in Keflavik
Ice Rental 4x4
Locations in Keflavik
Flugvellir 6, Reykjanesbæ, Iceland
+354 571 2266
International Airport
+354 571 2266
Ice Rental Cars
icerentalcars
2 locations in Keflavik
Ice Rental Cars
Locations in Keflavik
15, Njarðarbraut
Keflavik airport
+354 591 7900
KEFCAR
kefcar
2 locations in Keflavik
KEFCAR
Locations in Keflavik
Iðavellir 1
+354 777 6111
Keflavík International Airport
+354 777 6111
Kings Travel
kingstravel
2 locations in Keflavik
Kings Travel
Locations in Keflavik
Njarðarbraut 15, Reykjanesbær
+354 591 7900
Reykjavik- Airport (Meet and greet) Office near Reykjavik- International Airport Njarðarbraut 15
+354 591 7900
Orange Car Rental
orange
2 locations in Keflavik
Orange Car Rental
Locations in Keflavik
Grofin 7, , Iceland
+354 511 3111
Keflavik Airport
+354 511 3111
SURPRICE CAR RENTAL
surpricecarrental
2 locations in Keflavik
SURPRICE CAR RENTAL
Locations in Keflavik
Blikavöllur 3
+354 787 4444
Keflavik Hotel Delivery
+354 787 4444
Geysir Car Rental
geysir
1 location in Keflavik
Geysir Car Rental
Locations in Keflavik
Keflavik International Airport
Goldcar Rental SP
goldcar
1 location in Keflavik
Goldcar Rental SP
Locations in Keflavik
Keflavik International Airport
+354 773 7079
INTERRENT
interrent
1 location in Keflavik
INTERRENT
Locations in Keflavik
Kjóavöllur
keddy by Europcar
keddy
1 location in Keflavik
keddy by Europcar
Locations in Keflavik
Keflavik International Airport
Lava Auto
lavaauto
1 location in Keflavik
Lava Auto
Locations in Keflavik
Keflavik Airport
Lotus Rent a Car
lotus
1 location in Keflavik
Lotus Rent a Car
Locations in Keflavik
Blikavellir 3, Keflavík International Airport, Iceland
+354 787 4444
MEXRENTACAR
mexrentacar
1 location in Keflavik
MEXRENTACAR
Locations in Keflavik
Keflavik, Iceland International Airport
National
national
1 location in Keflavik
National
Locations in Keflavik
Arnarvollur
+354 519 9300
NU Car
nucar
1 location in Keflavik
NU Car
Locations in Keflavik
Njardarbraut 11
+354 771 4200
PROCAR
procar
1 location in Keflavik
PROCAR
Locations in Keflavik
Keflavik International Airport
+354 551 7000
RAS Car Rental
ras
1 location in Keflavik
RAS Car Rental
Locations in Keflavik
Keflavik International Airport
+354 565 3800
Rhodium
rhodium
1 location in Keflavik
Rhodium
Locations in Keflavik
Keflavik International Airport
+354 773 7079
Right Cars
rightcars
1 location in Keflavik
Right Cars
Locations in Keflavik
Keflavik Airport
Route 1 Car Rental
route1
1 location in Keflavik
Route 1 Car Rental
Locations in Keflavik
Keflavik International Airport
+354 455 0000
Sunnycars
sunnycars
1 location in Keflavik
Sunnycars
Locations in Keflavik
Arnarvollur

Car hire locations in Keflavik

When to book a hire car in Keflavik

Average daily price per month
Car hire prices as pick-up date approaches
-1 day
-2 days

Top tips for renting a car in Keflavik

  • When coming to the remote town of Keflavik, renting a car is definitely a must; Iceland is a popular destination for road trips and public transport is not well-established in this secluded corner of the world. Get the most out of your island experience and hire your own four wheels upon arrival at Keflavik to explore the stunningly untouched landscape of Iceland. You can also visit Reykjavik, which is about 50 minutes away, and probably even catch a glimpse of the Northern Lights.
  • When landing at Keflavik International Airport, head to the car hire service desks in the arrivals hall and choose from companies like Avis or Hertz, among some others. With a car, the ride to central Reykjanesbaer (which is the municipality made up of Keflavik, Njarovik, and Hafnir) will only take 5 minutes, whereas public transport or walking will take half an hour.
  • Traffic jams are unlikely to be encountered during a trip to Iceland, even though most Icelandic people own a car, as there is little to no public transport available. One of the worst mistakes to commit in Iceland when driving a car is leaving the road and driving into a field or any strip of nature. Fines can be exorbitantly high, as the Icelandic people are very fierce when it comes to protecting the nature of their island, so always stick to the roads that stretch across the entire island and make exploring it an easy and enjoyable undertaking.
  • Iceland is particularly famous for the Northern Lights, but, when driving through the countryside or Keflavik, don’t get distracted by this extraordinary nature spectacle. Many accidents in Iceland happen because tourists stop their car in the middle of the road to take pictures of the scenic pastures or Northern Lights. Especially as long strips of roads are not well-lit, this is a dangerous undertaking that should be avoided. Find a proper parking spot, park the car, and enjoy the phenomenon safely.
  • Book your rental car in Keflavik at least 1 day before your trip in order to get a below-average price

FAQs about hiring a car in Keflavik

What is the best hire car agency in Keflavik?

Based on ratings and reviews from real users on KAYAK, the best car rental companies in Keflavik are National (8.2, 3683 reviews), Avis (7.6, 2266 reviews), and Budget (7.4, 4357 reviews).

How can I find hire car agencies near me in Keflavik?

Take a look at our extensive car hire location map to find the best hire cars near you.

What type of car is recommended for driving in Keflavik?

Travelers who want to explore the more rural parts of the country during their trip to Keflavik should definitely opt for a car with 4-wheel drive, like an SUV or mini truck. If driving mainly in the town or also venturing into Reykjavik, a smaller city car is also sufficient, as it is also cheaper and needs less gas.

What's the speed limit in Keflavik?

All speed limit signs in Iceland are given in km/h. Generally, 50 km/h (31 mph) is permitted in urban areas, 80 km/h (49 mph) on dirt roads, and up to 90 km/h (55 mph) on paved country roads. Even though hardly any road has a speed limit of more than 90 km/h, it is allowed to drive up to 100 km/h (62 mph) if deemed safe. However, the open landscape and empty roads can tempt many to race, which can lead to fines.

How are gas prices in Keflavik?

The average price in Keflavik for petrol lies at 228.6 Icelandic Kronas per liter, which is $1.85 per ¼ gallon ($7.40 per gallon). Petrolprices in Iceland are basically the same at all petrol stations and there is not much fluctuation during the day.

Where are the best places to park in Keflavik?

Parking is free almost everywhere in Iceland unless there is a meter. Some parking spots in Keflavik have time restrictions, so always check signs in the vicinity to make sure there won’t be a ticket on the windshield when you get back. Many guesthouses and hotels also have parking spots, so check in advance to see if that also applies to your hotel.