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Do I Need to Rent a 4x4 in Iceland?

This really depends on what sort of driving you are planning to do when in Iceland and where you planning to drive. If your trip to Iceland is just travelling around a city then it’s unlikely that you’ll need to hire a 4x4 in Iceland, although you could argue that you might not need to rent a car at all as public transport is excellent in the major cities and renting a car in Iceland can be expensive, although if you are visiting Iceland you’ll probably know already that most things in Iceland are expensive. That said, if you are visiting Iceland there is so much to see and do outside of the cities, that you may regret not renting a 4x4 in Iceland and explore beyond the city limits.

Our most popular makes of model of 4x4 rental in Iceland are;

Make / Model
Suzuki Jimny
Mazda CX-3 AWD
Nissan Qashqai
Suzuki Vitara 4x4
Honda CR-V 4WD
Volkswagen Tiguan
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What Types of 4x4 Rental in Iceland Are Available?

Luckily, as hiring a 4x4 in Iceland is so popular, the range of 4x4’s to rent is extensive. Our 4x4 category has more available vehicles than any other category. Our most popular vehicles are shown below, however our fleet is always updating so when you run a quote from our website for 4x4 rental in Iceland we’ll always display the most recent make and models available from our range of trusted suppliers. If you are renting a 4x4 in Iceland you'll be pleased to know that our most trusted and reliable rental agents such as Avis, Budget, Hertz and Thrifty are all well represented across the country.

  • Mazda CX-3 4x4
  • Suzuki Jimny 4WD
  • Suzuki Vitara
  • Dacia Duster 4WD
  • Fiat Panda Cross 4x4
  • Nissan Qashqai 4x4
  • Toyota Rav 4
  • Jeep Renegade Trailhawk 4x4
  • Suzuki Grand Vitara 4X4
  • Jeep Patriot
  • Hyundai Tucson 4x4
  • VW Tiguan

Should I Rent a 4x4 in Iceland?

This is more the question you should ask yourself and we think the answer should certainly be yes. If you are visiting Iceland, there really is so much to see and do outside of the cities that renting a 4x4 in Iceland is a really great option. It’ll give you’re the freedom and ability to explore further than a regular rental car. It’s also well documented that 4x4 rentals in Iceland are recommended during the winter months for the added safety of driving in wintry conditions. Not only will a 4x4 rental in Iceland be safer to drive, you’re also far less likely to get stranded out in the cold with the capability of 4WD.

The most popular 4x4 rental agents in Iceland are:

  • Avis (Tel: +354 591 4000)
  • Hertz (Tel: +354 522 4400)
  • Europcar (Tel: +354 461 6000)
  • Enterprise (Tel: +354 519 9300)
  • National (Tel: +354 519 9300)

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More 4x4 rentals in Iceland

Depending on your plans in Iceland will affect the type of 4x4 we recommend, here are just a few of our customer favourites;
  • Ford Kuga 4x4
  • Honda CR-V 4WD
  • Kia Sorento 4x4
  • Mitsubishi Pajero
  • Toyota Land Cruiser
  • Toyota Hi-Lux Double Cab
  • Ford Edge
  • Subaru Outback
  • Volvo XC90
  • Land Rover Discovery