4x4 Car Rental Iceland

Our Iceland 4x4 Rental Cars

Small 4x4 Rental Cars

Suzuki Jimny 4x4 (manual) - 2 seats only

Model Guarantee

Model 2023-2024
  • Manual
  • 4WD
  • 2 Passengers
  • F-roads allowed
  • 4 Suitcases
  • Gasoline
  •  

Included in our Rental Prices:

  • PAI, SCDW and TP insurances
  • 24/7 road assistance
  • Unlimited mileage
  • Free pick-up and drop-off
  • Fuel discounts
  • Studded winter tyres (seasonal)
  • Free cancellation
  • No deposit required


Medium 4x4 Rental Cars

Dacia Duster 4x4 (manual)

Model Guarantee

Model 2022-2023
  • Manual
  • 4WD
  • 5 Passengers
  • F-roads allowed
  • 3 Suitcases
  • Gasoline
  •  

Jeep Renegade 4x4 (automatic)

Model Guarantee

Model 2022
  • Automatic
  • 4WD
  • 5 Passengers
  • F-roads allowed
  • 3 Suitcases
  • Gasoline
  •  

Included in our Rental Prices:

  • PAI, SCDW and TP insurances
  • 24/7 road assistance
  • Unlimited mileage
  • Free pick-up and drop-off
  • Fuel discounts
  • Studded winter tyres (seasonal)
  • Free cancellation
  • No deposit required

Kia Sportage 4x4 (automatic)

FREE GPS

Model Guarantee

Model 2023-2024
  • Automatic
  • 4WD
  • 5 Passengers
  • F-roads allowed
  • 4 Suitcases
  • Gasoline
  •  

Toyota Rav4 - 4x4 (automatic)

FREE GPS

Model Guarantee

Model 2022-2024
  • Automatic
  • 4WD
  • 5 Passengers
  • F-roads allowed
  • 4 Suitcases
  • Gasoline
  •  

Jeep Compass 4x4 (automatic)

Model Guarantee

Model 2022-2023
  • Automatic
  • 4WD
  • 5 Passengers
  • F-roads allowed
  • 4 Suitcases
  • Gasoline
  •  

Subaru Forester 4x4 (automatic)

Model Guarantee

Model 2019-2023
  • Automatic
  • 4WD
  • 5 Passengers
  • F-roads allowed
  • 4 Suitcases
  • Gasoline
  •  


LARGE 4x4 Rental Cars

Kia Sorento 4x4 - 7 seats (automatic)

FREE GPS

Model Guarantee

Model 2023-2024
  • Automatic
  • 4WD
  • 7 Passengers
  • F-roads allowed
  • 5 Suitcases
  • *Limited luggage space if 6+ passengers

Toyota Highlander GX 4x4 - 7 seats (automatic)

Model Guarantee

Model 2022-2023
  • Automatic
  • 4WD
  • 7 Passengers
  • F-roads allowed
  • 5 Suitcases
  • Gasoline
  • *Limited luggage space if 6+ passengers

Included in our Rental Prices:

  • PAI, SCDW and TP insurances
  • 24/7 road assistance
  • Unlimited mileage
  • Free pick-up and drop-off
  • Fuel discounts
  • Studded winter tyres (seasonal)
  • Free cancellation
  • No deposit required

Toyota Hilux 4x4 Double Cap w/Hardtop - (automatic)

Model Guarantee

Model 2022-2024
  • Automatic
  • 4WD
  • 5 Passengers
  • F-roads allowed
  • 8 Suitcases
  • Diesel
  •  

Toyota Land Cruiser GX 4x4 - 7 seats (automatic)

Model Guarantee

Model 2022-2024
  • Automatic
  • 4WD
  • 7 Passengers
  • F-roads allowed
  • 5 Suitcases
  • Diesel
  • *Limited luggage space if 6+ passengers

Land Rover Discovery Luxury 4x4 - 7 seats

FREE GPS

Model Guarantee

Model 2023-2024
  • Automatic
  • 4WD
  • 7 Passengers
  • F-roads allowed
  • 5 Suitcases
  • Diesel
  • *Limited luggage space if 6+ passengers

Land Rover Defender 4x4

Model Guarantee

Model 2022-2024
  • Automatic
  • 4WD
  • 5 Passengers
  • F-roads allowed
  • 5 Suitcases
  • Diesel
  •  

Included in our Rental Prices:

  • PAI, SCDW and TP insurances
  • 24/7 road assistance
  • Unlimited mileage
  • Free pick-up and drop-off
  • Fuel discounts
  • Studded winter tyres (seasonal)
  • Free cancellation
  • No deposit required


4x4 MINIBUS Rentals

Volkswagen Caravelle 4x4 - 9 seater (automatic)

Model Guarantee

Model 2022-2024
  • Automatic
  • 4WD
  • 9 Passengers
  • F-roads not allowed
  • 9 Suitcases
  • Diesel
  •  

Mercedes Benz Vito Tourer 4x4 - 9 seater (automatic)

Model Guarantee

Model 2022-2024
  • Automatic
  • 4WD
  • 9 Passengers
  • F-roads not allowed
  • 9 Suitcases
  • Diesel
  •  

Included in our Rental Prices:

  • PAI, SCDW and TP insurances
  • 24/7 road assistance
  • Unlimited mileage
  • Free pick-up and drop-off
  • Fuel discounts
  • Studded winter tyres (seasonal)
  • Free cancellation
  • No deposit required


Iceland 4x4 Car Rental Help & Advice

Whether it’s your first adventure or you’re a seasoned pro, these resources will help you enjoy your time exploring Iceland in a 4WD rental car to its fullest.

Everything You Need To Know About Driving On The F-Roads In Iceland

If you’re planning on getting off the beaten path in Iceland and taking your rental car into the highland region, you’ll have to traverse a number of designated highland roads known as F-Roads.

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Off The Beaten Path: The Best Of Iceland's Hidden Gems

Are you looking to get off the beaten path and explore the best of Iceland’s untouched hidden gems but not sure where to find them? Don’t worry, we’ve got you covered with this guide.

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The Ultimate Guide To Exploring Iceland's Volcanoes

Iceland is full of natural wonders, and they don’t come more impressive than the beautiful volcanoes and landforms that they cause, from post-apocalyptic lava fields to eerie caves.

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Why rent a 4x4 car in Iceland with Lotus Car Rental?

24/7 Roadside Assistance

If any issues occur with your 4x4 while exploring Iceland, we’re ready and waiting to help you out.

Suitable Rental Insurance

We offer extensive insurance packages on all of our 4x4 cars, covering you from any unforeseen damage.

Pick-Up & Drop-Off Availability

We’ll pick-up and drop-off your 4x4 at a location that suits you, allowing you to get behind the wheel in no time.

Affordable, quality 4x4 cars

All of our rental 4x4s are prepared to the highest of standards and are ready to fulfill all of your needs.

Frequently Asked Questions

Can I drive a 4x4 on Iceland’s F-Roads?

Absolutely! All of our 4x4 cars are more than ready to tackle the rugged terrain faced on Iceland’s F-Roads.

What is the minimum age to rent a 4x4?

You’ll need to be at least 20 years old to rent one of our 4x4 cars while in Iceland.

Is there a minimum rental period for 4x4s?

The minimum rental period for one of our 4x4s is 24 hours.

What documents will I need to rent a 4x4 in Iceland?

Before you get behind the wheel of your 4x4, we’ll need to see the following documentation:

  • A valid passport for all drivers of the vehicle.
  • A valid driving license for all drivers.
  • A valid credit card.

We accept all foreign licenses as long as it is in English, or has Latin characters. If your driving license does not follow this format, remember to bring an international driving license.

How do I pay for my 4x4 rental?

Credit and debit cards are accepted methods of payments. 

However, if you choose to use a debit card, a deposit will be collected and then refunded if the car is returned in the same condition as it was rented, with no additional costs or fees. We accept all credit cards. Please contact us for further information.

How do I pick up and return my 4x4?

One of our team members will be waiting for you at the arrival hall of your airport and will take you to our office to complete the paperwork. After your journey has ended, you can return your rental 4x4 to our office at any time. Alternatively, you can arrange for the vehicle to be delivered to a location that suits you, if arranged in advance.

Are there any laws I need to be aware of while driving a 4x4 in Iceland?

There are various rules and regulations that you’ll need to be aware of during your time in the country. For example, off-road driving is strictly prohibited in Iceland, so if you venture off the beaten path then you’ll need to ensure you’re sticking to the F-Road system.

For in-depth advice, take a look at our extensive driving in iceland guide.