How old do I need to be to rent?

The minimum age to rent a car in Iceland is:
20 years for passenger cars car groups A, N, B, L, C and D
23 years for jeeps and shuttles car groups F, P, H, J, K, E, G, I and M
25 years for special cars car groups O

If a driver is below the minimum age there is an additional fee to cover extra insurance of ISK 1.000 per day.
This is applicable to drivers:
- between 18 and 19 years of age (car groups A, N, B, L, C and D only)
- between 20 and 22 years of age (car groups F, P, H, J, K, E, G, I and M only)
The young driver can never be younger than stipulated by Icelandic Law.

There is no maximum age to rent in Iceland.

Vehicles for 9 persons and more require a driving licence D or a B licence which has been issued before March 1988.


Please note:
Minimum and maximum age varies by country.
Please read the country terms and conditions to confirm the minimum age for a specific country.

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