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Sanitised car hire at Egilsstadir 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 Egilsstadir Airport, Iceland offer sanitised rental cars:

At present, none of the car rental companies at Egilsstadir 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.
  • AVIS

Cheapest car hire at Egilsstadir Airport


Kia Picanto

4 Adults, 3 Doors

From 52.12 EUR/day
Kia Picanto

7 Days rental at 364.88 EUR from 21/02/2022

  2 |
  Manual |

Volkswagen Polo

5 Adults, 3 Doors

From 57.12 EUR/day
Volkswagen Polo

7 Days rental at 399.89 EUR from 21/02/2022

  2 |
  Manual |

Kia Rio

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 58.98 EUR/day
Kia Rio

7 Days rental at 412.88 EUR from 21/02/2022

  2 |
  Automatic |

Volkswagen Golf

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 61.26 EUR/day
Volkswagen Golf

7 Days rental at 428.88 EUR from 21/02/2022

  3 |
  Manual |

Volkswagen Golf

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 63.98 EUR/day
Volkswagen Golf

7 Days rental at 447.89 EUR from 21/02/2022

  3 |
  Automatic |

Volkswagen Up

4 Adults, 2 Doors

From 64.41 EUR/day
Volkswagen Up

7 Days rental at 450.89 EUR from 21/02/2022

  2 |
  Automatic |

Suzuki Swift

5 Adults, 3 Doors

From 71.27 EUR/day
Suzuki Swift

7 Days rental at 498.89 EUR from 21/02/2022

  2 |
  Manual |

Skoda Octavia Estate

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 74.84 EUR/day
Skoda Octavia Estate

7 Days rental at 523.89 EUR from 21/02/2022

  5 |
  Manual |

Skoda Octavia

5 Adults, 4 Doors

From 74.84 EUR/day
Skoda Octavia

7 Days rental at 523.89 EUR from 21/02/2022

  4 |
  Automatic |

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

Useful to know about Egilsstadir Airport

  • Egilsstadir Airport is a public airport.
  • There is only one runway at Egilsstadir Airport.
  • That runway measures 2,000 metres in length.
  • 157,000 passengers use the airport every year.
  • Egilsstadir Airport is owned by Isavia.
  • Is approximately 120km from Hofn Airport.

Egilsstadir Airport car hire reviews

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Rated 3.8 / 5 | 1,800 reviews

Best car rental companies in Egilsstadir Airport

No.1: HERTZ,
based on 63 reviews
12 min (average wait time)
No.3: AVIS,
based on 12 reviews
10 min (average wait time)
based on 54 reviews
16 min (average wait time)

Nearest car hire pickup locations at or near Egilsstadir Airport


Lagarbraut 4, Egilsstadir, 700


Hofn Domestic Airport , Hofn , 780


Alaugarvegur 2, Hofn, 780


Garoarsbraut 5, Husavik, 640


Akureyri Airport, Akureyri


Tryggvabraut 12, Akureyri, 600

Egilsstadir Airport car hire information

  • 7.4/10
    Best Rated Agent:
  • € 364.84
    Average price:
    (per week)
  • € 52.12
    Best Price:
    Per Week
  • 15
    Most Popular Type:
  • 4
    Most popular model:
    Skoda Octavia Estate
  • 47
    Total Cars Available

Average prices per day for car hire at Egilsstadir Airport

January€ 83
February€ 85
March€ 79
April€ 61
May€ 58
June€ 85
July€ 101
August€ 105
September€ 80
October€ 80
November€ 86
December€ 81
January€ 74
February€ 67
March€ 68
April€ 47
May€ 58
June€ 78
July€ 91
August€ 90
September€ 84
October€ 75
November€ 78
December€ 70
January€ 155
February€ 151
March€ 151
April€ 140
May€ 116
June€ 177
July€ 234
August€ 231
September€ 170
October€ 147
November€ 183
December€ 182
January€ 101
February€ 110
March€ 98
April€ 90
May€ 89
June€ 129
July€ 150
August€ 155
September€ 101
October€ 108
November€ 111
December€ 99
January€ 232
February€ 291
March€ 200
April€ 194
May€ 215
June€ 321
July€ 355
August€ 395
September€ 250
October€ 258
November€ 269
December€ 177
January€ 63
February€ 59
March€ 59
April€ 46
May€ 53
June€ 73
July€ 83
August€ 80
September€ 78
October€ 65
November€ 79
December€ 55
January€ 206
February€ 219
March€ 202
April€ 177
May€ 159
June€ 234
July€ 244
August€ 275
September€ 191
October€ 230
November€ 224
December€ 218
January€ 113
February€ 102
March€ 102
April€ 73
May€ 70
June€ 104
July€ 120
August€ 125
September€ 86
October€ 79
November€ 117
December€ 107

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

FAQs about car hire at Egilsstadir Airport

How much does car hire at Egilsstadir Airport cost?

Car hire at Egilsstadir Airport costs as little as €52.10 per day, however the average price across all suppliers for a Mini class vehicle is €76.60 per day. The most expensive car to hire is €291.40 per day from AVIS for a Land Rover Discovery Sport.

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

3 car hire brands have committed to maintaining sanitisation measures as per WHO COVID-19 guidelines in Egilsstadir Airport, including BUDGET, AVIS, EUROPCAR, see the full list here.

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

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

Who is the best car rental agent at Egilsstadir Airport?

Based on recent customer reviews over the last 3 months, HERTZ has the highest customer rating for car hire at Egilsstadir Airport with a score of 7.3/10

with BUDGET EMEA Franchise rated second best with a score of 7.2/10


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

Today’s cheapest price for compact car hire at Egilsstadir Airport is €428.88 per week from EUROPCAR.

Who is the cheapest car hire agent at Egilsstadir Airport?

The cheapest car hire company at Egilsstadir Airport is EUROPCAR, with prices for a Mini class car such as the Kia Picanto available from as little as €364.84 per week.

How much is fuel at Egilsstadir Airport?

You can expect to pay €1.798/ltr of petrol and €1.7/ltr of diesel at Egilsstadir Airport. You’ll pay a premium if refilling at motorway services of up to 10%.

What car hire agencies are available at Egilsstadir Airport?

We can arrange great deals on car hire at Egilsstadir Airport with leading car hire companies such as AVIS, BUDGET, EUROPCAR, HERTZ as well as reputable, local car hire companies.

What type of car can I hire at Egilsstadir Airport?

We can arrange Compact, Economy, Intermediate, Luxury, Mini, Premium and Standard class rental cars at Egilsstadir Airport.

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

We don’t currently have any convertible cars to hire at Egilsstadir 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 Egilsstadir Airport is € per week from for a .

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

We don’t have any discount codes for car hire at Egilsstadir Airport at the moment, however EUROPCAR rates start from just €364.84 per week. If you’ve found a cheaper price than €364.84 from EUROPCAR in Egilsstadir - 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 Egilsstadir Airport?

The cheapest price to hire a car for a week at Egilsstadir Airport is €364.70 per week with an average price of €536.20 per week across all car hire companies.
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Information about car hire agents at Egilsstadir Airport

Most popular car hire companies at Egilsstadir Airport

  • Hertz (tel: 3545224450)
  • Europcar (tel: 3544616000)
  • Avis (tel: (354) 591-4000)

Pick-up locations for car hire companies at Egilsstadir Airport

  • Hertz (Egilsstadir domestic airport , Egilstadir, 700)
  • Budget (Egilstadir Airport, Egilsstadir)
  • Avis (Egilstadir Airport, Egilstadir, 700)

Car hire company reviews at Egilsstadir Airport

  • HERTZ: Rated 7.3/10 from 7 reviews
  • BUDGET EMEA Franchise: Rated 7.2/10 from 6 reviews
  • Avis Europe Franchise: Rated 7.2/10 from 9 reviews
  • EUROPCAR Franchise: Rated 7.0/10 from 24 reviews

Egilsstadir Airport Mini Guide

What can you tell me about Egilsstadir?
Egilsstadir is a tiny but fascinating town in the east of Iceland. Quite remote, even by Icelandic standards, the 2,200 inhabitants live in an idyllic world of mountains, lakes and forests. The lake even has its own mythical monster called the Largafljotsormurinn and is thought to be along the lines of the Loch Ness Monster. Iceland’s highest waterfall at over 380ft, Hengifoss, drops into the lake.

Hallormsstadarskogur, nearby, is the largest forest in Iceland. One of Iceland’s best authors, Gunnar Gunnarson lived nearby and his mansion, a delightful tribute to the man and his works can be visited. Finally, if you’ve hired a car, the road known as Oxi which takes you to Djupavogur is an incredibly scenic one and well worth the hour and a half it takes to drive.

How do I get to Egilsstadir?
Egilsstadir has its own tiny airport set in shrubby fields close to the village. There is no public transport into the town but passengers either arrange to be collected from the airport before flying, telephone for a taxi or arrange for a hire car to be ready for them.  The only flights there are the daily Air Iceland flight from Reykjavik. The airport is actively looking to add flights in response to the town’s authorities’ plans to build on the tourism potential of Egilsstadir.

What is the airport Like?
The former runway which was made from grass is now covered in crops of barley during the summer months. In 1993 a new runway was created and the terminal was enlarged in 1987 and again in 1999. The new arrivals hall was opened four years ago in response to growing traffic to the area. It has now added 50% capacity to the terminal building meaning less of a squash for passengers whilst arrivals and departures are now separated, improving security arrangements. The airport is arranged on two levels with check in and baggage reclaim on the ground floor with the first floor hosting offices and the airport’s cafeteria.

What can I expect when I land at Egilsstadir Airport?
The approach to the airport is spectacular and has been carefully planned to account for the difficult terrain - it’s not unusual for passengers to applaud the captain and crew upon a safe landing! As you’d expect, you’ll have to come off the plane via steps and walk to the terminal but surprisingly for an airport of its size, the arrivals procedure is well organised. There are no passport checks so you may have a little wait before your baggage makes it to the carousel.

If you need any help, you must ask the airport personnel as there’s not enough room for an information point. The single car hire desk sorts out your vehicle very quickly as most people arriving here are locals or visiting family and friends. You will need to wait until you get into the town for banking facilities.

Departing Egilsstadir
Check in is very quick and you’ll have plenty of time in the airport. The only shop is a small kiosk but there is a cafeteria upstairs if you want food. It’s a good place to while away the time with great views out over the countryside.

Iceland may not have any trees but there are some exceptional natural attractions and with car hire at Egilsstadir Airport and our unlimited mileage offer you can explore then all from Egilsstadir.

We also have affordable global positioning devices on offer with our Egilsstadir car hire as optional extras. Should you wish to make use of them then the coordinates for Egilsstadir Airport are map longitude 65 17 00 00 North and map latitude 014 24 05 00 West. Egilsstadir Airport (EGS) is a tiny regional airport that only offers one flight to Reykjavik with Iceland Air.
  • Egilsstadir Airport car hire special offers

    We currently have 1 special offers for car rental in Egilsstadir Airport including;

  • Pre-Registration available
    For faster, easier car hire, add driver details before pick-up available from AVIS, BUDGET, EUROPCAR.

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