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Car Hire Piraeus, Athens 

Piraeus, Greece's largest port and maritime gateway to the Aegean, stands as a blend of ancient traditions and contemporary allure. Located a stone's throw from Athens, this bustling harbor city not only provides access to a constellation of Greek islands but also serves as a rich historical tapestry in its own right. Renting a car in Piraeus invites travelers to embark on a journey that balances the cosmopolitan vibe of Athens with the serene beauty of coastal Greece.
Embark on your Greek adventure with Rhino Car Hire in Piraeus. As Greece's largest port city, Piraeus serves as the main gateway to the stunning Greek islands and offers convenient access to Athens, the country's vibrant capital. With Rhino Car Hire, collecting your rental car in Piraeus is seamless, allowing you to explore the wonders of Greece at your own pace.

Advantages of Car Hire in Piraeus:

  1. Aegean Explorations: Beyond the port, the coastal roads of Piraeus lead to hidden beaches, quaint villages, and archaeological treasures.
  2. Diverse Adventures: Seamlessly transition from bustling Athenian streets to the tranquil shores of the Saronic Gulf, all on your own schedule.
  3. Vehicle Selection: From zippy compacts ideal for city drives to comfortable SUVs designed for extended road trips, Piraeus offers a plethora of rental choices.
  4. Convenience: Pick up your rental car directly in Piraeus, whether at the port or downtown location, for added convenience upon arrival.
  5. Flexibility: Explore Piraeus, Athens, and beyond at your leisure, with the freedom to create personalized itineraries and discover hidden gems.
  6. Comfort: Choose from a range of vehicles to suit your needs, whether you're traveling solo, with family, or on business.
  7. Accessibility: Gain easy access to Athens' top attractions, historical sites, and scenic coastal drives, with the convenience of your own rental car.

Essential Car Hire Driving Information:

  • Drive on the Right: In Greece, including Piraeus, the norm is to drive on the right-hand side of the road.

  • License Guidelines: English-language driving licenses are typically accepted. If your license isn't in English, an International Driving Permit (IDP) paired with your original license is recommended.

  • Minimum Age: For most car hire agencies in Piraeus, the standard minimum age is 25 years. We do offer hire cars for younger drivers but there will be an additional charge.

  • Insurance: Each rental comes with basic insurance coverage, ensuring you drive with confidence on Grecian roads.

Piraeus' Must-Experience Spots:

  1. Archaeological Museum of Piraeus: A testament to the port city's ancient significance, this museum showcases artifacts from the classical Greek era and beyond.

  2. Mikrolimano Harbour: Renowned for its seafood restaurants and scenic views, this harbor is perfect for a relaxing evening by the sea.

  3. Kastella: A picturesque hilltop neighborhood in Piraeus offering panoramic vistas of the port, the sea, and the cityscape of Athens.

  4. Athens Historical Center: A short drive away, delve into world-famous sites like the Acropolis, Parthenon, and the Ancient Agora.

Reserving Your Ideal Vehicle:

  1. Plan Ahead: Especially during the summer months, it's recommended to book your vehicle well in advance to ensure availability and favorable rates. By reserving your vehicle in advance, you can secure the best rates and availability, ensuring a stress-free travel experience upon arrival.

  2. Pick-Up Points: We have multiple car rental agencies operate in Piraeus, streamlining the process for both incoming and outgoing travelers.

  3. Required Documentation: Upon car collection, have your driving license, passport, and booking confirmation ready for verification.

In Conclusion:

Hiring a car in Piraeus is your key to unlocking the myriad experiences that coastal Greece offers. 

Current Rental Rates in Piraeus

Kia Picanto

4 Adults, 5 Doors

From 55.36 EUR/day
Kia Picanto

7 Days rental at 387.53 EUR from 21/07/2024

  2 |
  Manual |

Fiat Panda

5 Adults, 3 Doors

From 58.45 EUR/day
Fiat Panda

7 Days rental at 409.20 EUR from 21/07/2024

  2 |
  Manual |

Toyota Aygo

4 Adults, 5 Doors

From 59.36 EUR/day
Toyota Aygo

7 Days rental at 415.58 EUR from 21/07/2024

  2 |
  Manual |

Kia EV6

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 250.06 EUR/day
Kia EV6

7 Days rental at 1750.45 EUR from 21/07/2024

  3 |
  Automatic |

Volkswagen ID.3

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 101.83 EUR/day
Volkswagen ID.3

7 Days rental at 712.84 EUR from 21/07/2024

  3 |
  Automatic |

Tesla Model 3

4 Adults, 5 Doors

From 226.02 EUR/day
Tesla Model 3

7 Days rental at 1582.19 EUR from 21/07/2024

  3 |
  Automatic |

Tesla Model Y

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 258.07 EUR/day
Tesla Model Y

7 Days rental at 1806.53 EUR from 21/07/2024

  4 |
  Automatic |

Key Highlights for Car Hire at Piraeus: Making the Most of Your Journey.

  • Explore Piraeus: Discover the bustling port city's historic landmarks, lively markets, and waterfront promenades.
  • Visit Athens: Drive to Athens to explore iconic sites such as the Acropolis, Parthenon, and Ancient Agora.
  • Island Hopping: Utilize your car hire to access the nearby Greek islands, including Aegina, Hydra, and Poros, for day trips or longer stays.
  • Coastal Drives: Enjoy scenic drives along the Athenian Riviera, stopping at picturesque beaches, seaside tavernas, and charming coastal towns.
  • Cultural Experiences: Immerse yourself in Greece's rich history and culture with visits to museums, archaeological sites, and traditional villages.


Piraeus - Popular Destinations

  • Athens: 10 kilometers
  • Sounion: 60 kilometers
  • Aegina Island: 17 kilometers (plus ferry)
  • Hydra Island: 38 kilometers (plus ferry)
  • Poros Island: 31 kilometers (plus ferry)

Our Most Popular Rated Local Car Rental Suppliers from Piraeus

based on 239 reviews
16 min (average wait time)
based on 1300 reviews
20 min (average wait time)
No.1: HERTZ,
based on 575 reviews
13 min (average wait time)

Piraeus car hire information

  • 8.6/10
    Best Rated Agent:
    Hertz GR Direct
  • € 387.52
    Average price:
    (per week)
  • € 55.36
    Best Price:
    Per Week
  • 17
    Most Popular Type:
  • 4
    Most popular model:
    Seat Arona
  • 72
    Total Cars Available

Average prices per day in Piraeus

January€ 34
February€ 33
March€ 34
April€ 53
May€ 61
June€ 78
July€ 130
August€ 118
September€ 76
October€ 53
November€ 42
December€ 38
January€ 29
February€ 27
March€ 26
April€ 42
May€ 49
June€ 76
July€ 122
August€ 96
September€ 61
October€ 44
November€ 34
December€ 31
January€ 72
February€ 69
March€ 67
April€ 103
May€ 120
June€ 154
July€ 235
August€ 224
September€ 124
October€ 108
November€ 78
December€ 77
January€ 45
February€ 43
March€ 43
April€ 74
May€ 75
June€ 138
July€ 217
August€ 135
September€ 97
October€ 66
November€ 54
December€ 50
January€ 173
February€ 169
March€ 171
April€ 208
May€ 250
June€ 300
July€ 414
August€ 424
September€ 311
October€ 239
November€ 192
December€ 179
January€ 21
February€ 20
March€ 20
April€ 30
May€ 35
June€ 47
July€ 82
August€ 68
September€ 43
October€ 31
November€ 25
December€ 22
January€ 91
February€ 93
March€ 89
April€ 126
May€ 153
June€ 282
July€ 418
August€ 251
September€ 146
October€ 132
November€ 99
December€ 95
January€ 37
February€ 36
March€ 37
April€ 59
May€ 63
June€ 77
July€ 136
August€ 121
September€ 83
October€ 57
November€ 47
December€ 41

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