Cyprus, Nicosia

Car rental in Limassol

Updated: 2 months ago

Being in the main resort city of Cyprus, we recommend taking a car and exploring the island in a more flexible way, as there are many interesting places around Limassol that are extremely difficult to reach by public transport.

Аренда авто Лимассол

Car Rental in Limassol Directly from Rental Companies

If you already have a trusted rental company in mind, we recommend visiting their website and checking if Cyprus is listed among the countries. It is highly likely to be there, just like Limassol, as it is a popular rental destination.

Advantages of renting directly:

  • loyalty programs that allow you to save on rentals over time;
  • bonus miles accumulation with airlines when booking through a specific company.

Disadvantages of renting directly:

  • limited selection of models based on the specific company's fleet;
  • cost is often higher than through search aggregators (excluding discounts and special offers).

Top Car Rental Companies:

  • Alamo
  • Thrifty
  • Budget
  • Avis
  • Enterprise
  • Hertz
  • Europcar
  • Sixt

Car Rental in Limassol Through Aggregators

Booking through search aggregators is often more convenient than through a specific company—smaller players offering more competitive prices appear in the search results. Additionally, you have access to the car fleets of multiple rental companies, providing a wider selection compared to a single large provider.

The process is similar to hotel search engines. Enter the city—Limassol in our case (possibly in Latin characters), rental start and end dates, pick-up time, and apply various filters during the search query stage.

After receiving the results, visit the car listing, review detailed terms, provide your information, and make a prepayment. The main payment is made on-site upon signing the contract.

Aggregators differ in the number of rental companies, user interface, overall ease of use, additional incentive programs, and other perks.

Car Rental in Limassol via Localrent

Localrent is a popular aggregator with Russian roots and a limited range of countries, collaborating with small rental companies. Cyprus is listed as a country, and Limassol is among the cities. A clear advantage is the ability to prepay on the website even with a Russian card. The lightning bolt icon indicates immediate booking availability, while the shield icon signifies a full refund if canceled a day or more before the rental start.

Аренда авто Лимассол localrent

Car Rental in Limassol via Economy Bookings

One of the pioneers in searching for budget options, often offering very cost-effective deals. Enter Limassol, and you will be presented with several options: hotel delivery (additional fee applies) and rental points in different areas—choose the most convenient for you.

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Car Rental in Limassol through Auto Europe

A search engine with a very large database of offers with over 24,000 pickup points in total across all countries it operates in. Results are presented in a convenient table format, allowing for a clear comparison of offers from various companies.

Аренда авто Лимассол autoeurope

Car Rental in Limassol through Discover Cars

After rebranding in 2019, this aggregator was recognized as the third fastest-growing company in Europe engaged in car rental business. Search results can be sorted based on many parameters, including the choice of child seat size.

Аренда авто Лимассол discover cars

Frequently Asked Questions about Car Rental in Limassol

Can you rent a car at Limassol Airport?

If you plan to rent a car for the entire duration of your stay in Cyprus, it makes sense to do so immediately upon arrival. However, there is no airport in Limassol itself, the nearest one is in Larnaca. Read relevant material: car rental at Larnaca Airport.

How to get to Limassol from the airport?

If you decide to rent a car not immediately at the airport but later in Limassol, there are several ways to get to the city. Here are instructions depending on which airport in Cyprus you arrive at:

How to pay fines in Limassol?

If a police officer stops you for a traffic violation in Limassol or any other part of Cyprus, they will issue a fine - the police do not take any money on the spot. You may also receive fines from cameras for speeding violations. In most cases, the payment will be deducted from your deposit, but depending on the rental company or rental period, in some cases, you can pay them online yourself using our guide.

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