Terms and policies

  • AGE AND DRIVING LICENCE: The lessee/driver of a rental car has to be at least 21 years old and holding a valid driving licence.METHOT OF PAYMENT: Lessee´s valid credit card number, exp. date and cardholders name required. We charge 15% of your credit card at your booking.

    CANCELLATION AND RESERVATION POLICY: Cancellation policy is 16 days prior pick up of the rented vehicle. If the lessee cancels with 16 or more days, no charges will be made. Cancel 15-8 days prior pick up of the rented vehicle, 40% of the rental will be charged. Cancel 7 days before or a no-show at the pick up time, lessee pays 80% of the rental.


    1. That the lessee agrees to the provisions of the lease and has received a copy of it.
    2. The lessee will return the vehicle with all attachments and in the same condition as upon reception, except for the normal usage of the vehicle. If something is missing the lessee agrees that the cost price of individual items that are absent when the vehicle is returned will be charged to his/her credit card.
    3. The lessee will return the vehicle on the date and time specified by the lease, unless otherwise agreed later.
    4. If the lessee returns the vehicle 1 hour or later after the lease has expired, the lessor is authorized to demand up to 24 hours rental under the terms of the lease.
    5. Off road driving is forbidden.
    6. Vehicle shall be handled and driven with care. Only those named as drivers are allowed to drive the vehicle.
    7. The lessee is liable for all parking meter charges and fines for breaking traffic laws.


    1. The lessor undertakes to supply the vehicle at the agreed time and in good condition.
    2. If the vehicle malfunctions, the lessor shall supply the lessee with a comparable vehicle as soon as possible. If damage is minor, lessee is authorized to have repairs done after obtaining the lessors consent.


    1. The lease rental fee includes mandatory vehicle insurance, including liability insurance and accident insurance for the driver and the owner.
    2. The lessee can purchase separate TP (Theft protection), SCDW (Super collision damage waiver) and GP (Gravel protection) insurance.
    3. TP (Theft protection) covers the lessee for total loss of the car if stolen. GP (Gravel protection) covers the lessee for damages caused by gravel on the windshield, headlights and body of the car.
    4. Each own-risk only applies to one incident.
    5. This CDW (Collision Damage Waiver)/SDW (Super Collision Damage Waiver) does not cover:

    a) Intentional damage or damage due to gross negligence on the part of the driver.

    b) Damage resulting from the driver being under the influence of alcohol, stimulants or sedatives, or in any other way incapable of driving the vehicle in safe manner.

    c) Damage due to race or test driving.

    d) Damage due to war, revolution, civil unrest or riots.

    e) Damage done by animals.

    f) Holes burned into seats, carpets or mats.

    g) Damage affecting only wheels, tires, suspension, batteries, glass (other than windows), radios, or loss by theft of parts of the vehicle and damage resulting from this.

    h) Damage caused by driving on rough roads to the vehicles transmission, drive, other parts that are in or attached to the chassis; damage to the chassis resulting from scraping the bottom on rough roads as a result of ridges being left by the road graders; stones lodged in the road surface or on the shoulder of the road. The same applies to damage occurring when stones are thrown up, striking the underside of the vehicle during driving.

    i) Damages resulting from driving in places where vehicle traffic is banned, such as paths, tracks, banks of snow, ice, unbridged rivers or streams, beaches, places only accessible at low tide, or other trackless areas.

    j) Damages caused by sand, gravel, rocks, ash, pumice, or other kinds of earth material being blown onto the vehicle.

    k) If the vehicle is transported by sea, no compensation will be paid for damage caused by sea spray/seawater.

    l) Damage to vehicles caused by driving on roads marked with an F in public maps as well as driving on Kjölur (Road 35) or Kaldidalur (road 550)

    m) Lessors loss because of the vehicle being stolen.

    n) Water damage to the vehicle.


    1. The Lessee confirms with his or her signature to this rental agreement that he or she received the vehicle and attachments in sound condition. The lessee also confirms that it will not hold the Lessor liable for any damage, delays or any other possible costs that may occur due to mechanical failures of the vehicle.
    2. Signing this rental agreement is equal to lessee´s signature for a credit card transaction due to payments of charges which lessor charges to lessee’s credit card and is rightfully claimed by lessor according to provisions of this rental agreement.