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Sanitised car hire at Karpathos Airport

Look out for this icon to see which car hire brands have committed to maintaining sanitisation measures as per WHO COVID-19 guidelines, the following car hire companies at Karpathos Airport, Karparthos offer sanitised rental cars:

At present, none of the car rental companies at Karpathos Airport have committed to offering sanitised cars.

Sanitised car
This car rental company has committed to maintaining sanitisation measures as per WHO COVID-19 guidelines.
  • AUTO-UNION
  • AVIS
  • BUDGET
  • HERTZ
  • THRIFTY

Cheapest car hire at Karpathos Airport

Opel Astra

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 25.13 EUR/day
Opel Astra

7 Days rental at 175.94 EUR from 16/11/2020

  3 |
  Manual |
  Yes

Peugeot 208

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 32.45 EUR/day
Peugeot 208

7 Days rental at 227.15 EUR from 16/11/2020

  2 |
  Automatic |
  Yes

Kia Picanto

4 Adults, 5 Doors

From 15.56 EUR/day
Kia Picanto

7 Days rental at 108.97 EUR from 16/11/2020

  2 |
  Manual |
  Yes

Seat Ibiza

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 16.85 EUR/day
Seat Ibiza

7 Days rental at 117.96 EUR from 16/11/2020

  2 |
  Manual |
  Yes

Seat Mii

4 Adults, 5 Doors

From 25.28 EUR/day
Seat Mii

7 Days rental at 177.00 EUR from 16/11/2020

  2 |
  Automatic |
  Yes

Hyundai i10

4 Adults, 5 Doors

From 27.73 EUR/day
Hyundai i10

7 Days rental at 194.16 EUR from 16/11/2020

  2 |
  Automatic |
  Yes

Jeep Renegade

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 58.27 EUR/day
Jeep Renegade

7 Days rental at 407.95 EUR from 16/11/2020

  2 |
  Manual |
  Yes

Peugeot 208

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 35.84 EUR/day
Peugeot 208

7 Days rental at 250.91 EUR from 16/11/2020

  2 |
  Automatic |
  Yes

Opel Corsa

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 25.66 EUR/day
Opel Corsa

7 Days rental at 179.64 EUR from 16/11/2020

  2 |
  Manual |
  Yes

*daily rates in Karpathos Airport based on a 1 day rental (24hr period) and for guidance purposes only.

Useful to know about Karpathos Airport

  • The airport is 15km south west of the main town.
  • Most flights to the airport are seasonal, only domestic flights operate all year round.
  • The airport is officially called Karpathos Island National Airport.
  • The airport is relatively new, opening in 1970 in response to a boom in tourism.
  • Nearly 400,000 passengers used the airport’s facilities last year.

Karpathos Airport car hire reviews

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Rated 3.8 / 5 | 1,800 reviews

Best car rental companies in Karpathos Airport

8.6
No.1: THRIFTY,
based on 2899 reviews
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13 min (average wait time)
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No.2: HERTZ,
based on 1439 reviews
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No.4: AVIS,
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Nearest car hire pickup locations at or near Karpathos Airport

AUTO-UNION

Arkasa Area, Karpathos

AVIS

Town Centre, Pigadia, Karpathos, 85700

HERTZ

Matheou Pigadia, Karpathos , 85700

HERTZ

Arrivals Hall, Sitia Ap, Sitia, Crete Is, 72300

HERTZ

2nd Kilometre From Lardos To Lindos, On The Main Road, Beside Sunshine Hotel., 85109

EUROPCAR

Meet And Greet Station Seasonal Location, Lindos

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Karpathos Airport car hire information

  • 8.6/10
    Best Rated Agent:
    Thrifty
  • € 108.92
    Average price:
    (per week)
  • € 15.56
    Best Price:
    Per Week
  • 9
    Most Popular Type:
    Economy
  • 3
    Most popular model:
    Peugeot 208
  • 29
    Total Cars Available
     

Average prices per day for car hire at Karpathos Airport

*average daily rates based on 7 day rental, search for today's best prices.

FAQs about car hire at Karpathos Airport

How much does car hire at Karpathos Airport cost?

Car hire at Karpathos Airport costs as little as €15.60 per day, however the average price across all suppliers for a Mini class vehicle is €21.00 per day. The most expensive car to hire is €104.70 per day from AUTO-UNION for a Audi Q3.

What car hire companies offer sanitised car rental in Karpathos Airport?

5 car hire brands have committed to maintaining sanitisation measures as per WHO COVID-19 guidelines in Karpathos Airport, including THRIFTY, AUTO-UNION, BUDGET, see the full list here.

What car hire companies offer sanitised car rental at Karpathos Airport?

None of the car hire companies at Karpathos Airport are currently offering sanitised cars as per WHO COVID-19 guidelines.

Who is the best car rental agent at Karpathos Airport?

Based on recent customer reviews over the last 3 months, Thrifty has the highest customer rating for car hire at Karpathos Airport with a score of 8.6/10

with HERTZ rated second best with a score of 8.5/10

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How much does it cost to hire a compact car at Karpathos Airport?

Today’s cheapest price for compact car hire at Karpathos Airport is €155.00 per week from BUDGET.

Who is the cheapest car hire agent at Karpathos Airport?

The cheapest car hire company at Karpathos Airport is THRIFTY, with prices for a Mini class car such as the Kia Picanto available from as little as €108.92 per week.

How much is fuel at Karpathos Airport?

You can expect to pay €1.43/ltr of petrol and €1.15/ltr of diesel at Karpathos Airport. You’ll pay a premium if refilling at motorway services of up to 10%.

What car hire agencies are available at Karpathos Airport?

We can arrange great deals on car hire at Karpathos Airport with leading car hire companies such as AUTO-UNION, AVIS, BUDGET, HERTZ, THRIFTY as well as reputable, local car hire companies.

What type of car can I hire at Karpathos Airport?

We can arrange Compact, Compact Elite, Economy, Economy Elite, Fullsize, Intermediate, Mini and Standard class rental cars at Karpathos Airport.

How much does it cost to hire a convertible car at Karpathos Airport?

We don’t currently have any convertible cars to hire at Karpathos Airport, but we are working in it and please check dates for future rentals.
The price at the moment for a convertible rental car at Karpathos Airport is € per week from for a .

Do you have a discount code for car hire at Karpathos Airport?

We don’t have any discount codes for car hire at Karpathos Airport at the moment, however THRIFTY rates start from just €108.92 per week. If you’ve found a cheaper price than €108.92 from THRIFTY in Karpathos - Airport or any other rental agent, let us know and we’ll do our best to beat it.

How much does it cost to hire a car for a week at Karpathos Airport?

The cheapest price to hire a car for a week at Karpathos Airport is €109.20 per week with an average price of €147.00 per week across all car hire companies.

Information about car hire agents at Karpathos Airport

Most popular car hire companies at Karpathos Airport:

  • Budget (tel: 0030 22450 91323)
  • Auto-union (tel: 0030 2245091310/ 0030 6978511799)
  • Avis (tel: (30) 22450 91323)
  • Hertz (tel: +30 22450 29051)
  • Thrifty (tel: +30 22451 10695)
  • Alamo (tel: 2245091310)
  • National (tel: 2245091310)

Pick-up locations for car hire companies at Karpathos Airport:

  • Budget (Airport, Desk at arrival hall, Karpathos, 85700)
  • Auto-union (Karpathos Airport, Karpathos)
  • Avis (Terminal, Meet and Greet, Karpathos Island, 85700)
  • Hertz (Karpathos - Airport, Airport Desk At Arrivals Hall - Flight Number Mandatory, Karpathos, 85700)
  • Thrifty (Karpathos Airport, Airport Desk At Arrivals Hall, Karpathos , 85700)
  • Alamo (KARPATHOS AIRPORT, KARPATHOS, 85600)

Car hire company reviews at Karpathos Airport:

  • Thrifty: Rated 8.6/10 from 105 reviews
  • HERTZ: Rated 8.5/10 from 62 reviews
  • AUTO-UNION: Rated 8.2/10 from 112 reviews
  • Avis Europe Franchise: Rated 8.2/10 from 59 reviews
  • Alamo EHI: Rated 8.1/10 from 284 reviews
  • BUDGET EMEA Franchise: Rated 8.1/10 from 271 reviews

Karpathos Airport Mini Guide

Where is Karpathos Airport?
It’s on the beautiful island of Karpathos in the Dodecanese island chain in the southern Aegean Sea. The island is equidistant from Rhodes and Crete. In its history the island has been a dominion of Genoa, Venice, Byzantium, Greece and Turkey giving a range of flavours to its culture and traditions. The island’s authorities have a strong desire to preserve old Greek traditions and Karpathos is visited by many who hark back to the hospitality and traditions of the Greece of centuries past. Notable examples are the traditional wedding celebrations and that of Orthodox Easter.

How do I get to Karpathos Airport?
Almost all flights are seasonal apart from the scheduled domestic routes that go there from Athens, Rhodes and Crete. There are no direct flights from the UK so you will need to fly to either Athens, where low cost flights can be obtained from easyJet, or fly to Amsterdam where many low cost airlines fly and then get a connecting flight.  You can also fly to Rhodes or Crete from the UK and catch the ferry which will take you to Karpathos on a journey of a couple of hours across the azure Aegean attractively dotted with emerald islands. If you are hiring a car, follow this weblink to see reviews of all the car hire companies in Karpathos and Greece.

What’s the airport like?
It’s tiny and looks more like a small municipal building than an airport. It gets very busy in peak season and scenes at the airport can then be a little chaotic when more than one flight is arriving or departing. Facilities are poor but because the airport is so close to the resorts, short transfer times reduce the expectancy to be entertained at the airport.

What can I expect when I arrive?
Depending on the time of year, the airport is likely to be crowded. There are not many ways to lose your bearings but if necessary, there are staff around who will happily point you in the right direction. Collecting your luggage is reasonably quick, even if there is a squash around the carousel. Once though the cursory passport control you can look up accommodation on the airport notice boards or ask a taxi driver to recommend a place to stay. There is a bus service from the airport to the main towns but it is slow and sometimes unreliable. It is better to take a taxi or hire a car from one of the companies represented in the arrivals hall. The airport is on the southern tip of the island with two roads out, turning north west you’ll come to Arkasa or north east to Karpathos town.

When I leave Karpathos?
Expect more chaos. After checking in, there’s only a very small kiosk selling packaged snacks and drinks plus local newspapers and you would be well advised to take food and drink with you to the airport. After security there is a small duty free area but no further refreshments. Understandably perhaps, Wi-Fi is unavailable at the airport.

Karpathos is a beautiful island. It’s small, only 15 miles long by 10 miles wide, but it has so much to offer. Use car hire from Karpathos Airport to explore the 10 villages that make up the island community or to visit all the beaches dotted around the coast, from the white sandy south coast to the shingly east coast of Karpathos.

Venture inland to scale Mount Lastos at nearly 4,000 feet. You can also travel by small ferry over to the sister island of Saria whilst other ferries take you to Rhodes or for the longer distance traveller to Athens. Karpathos Aiport car hire is limited so advance booking is recommended.

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