Medium Size Car Rental Iceland

Our mid-size car rentals are highly recommended for those who plan on venturing out of busy urban areas during their time in Iceland. With a comfortable driving experience and plenty of space, hiring a medium or intermediate car allows you to enjoy your road trip experience to its fullest.

Please note: our medium cars are not permitted to be used on Iceland’s F-roads unless you choose a 4x4 model.

What’s included in our mid-size car rentals?

  • Space for up to 5 passengers and 3 suitcases as a minimum
  • Both automatic and manual models available
  • Free charging & GPS on medium electric cars
  • Model guarantee
  • No mileage limit
  • Five-star customer service
  • Specialist tyres for winter
  • 24/7 Roadside assistance

Our Medium Size Rental cars

Kia Ceed Wagon (automatic)

Model Guarantee

Model 2021-2023
  • Automatic
  • FWD
  • 5 Passengers
  • F-roads not allowed
  • 5 Suitcases
  • Gasoline
  •  

Dacia Duster 4x4 (manual)

Model Guarantee

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

Suzuki Vitara 4x4 (automatic)

Model Guarantee

Model 2021-2023
  • Automatic
  • 4WD
  • 5 Passengers
  • F-roads allowed
  • 3 Suitcases
  • Gasoline
  •  

Toyota Yaris Cross 4x4 (automatic)

Model Guarantee

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

Jeep Renegade 4x4 (automatic)

Model Guarantee

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

Lexus UX250H 4x4 (automatic)

Model Guarantee

Model 2023
  • Automatic
  • 4WD
  • 5 Passengers
  • F-roads not allowed
  • 2 Suitcases
  • Gasoline
  •  

Jeep Compass 4x4 (automatic)

Model Guarantee

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

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
  •  

Subaru Forester 4x4 (automatic)

Model Guarantee

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

Tesla Model Y - Long Range 4x4

Free Charging & GPS

Model Guarantee

Model 2022-2023
  • Automatic
  • 4WD
  • 5 Passengers
  • F-roads not allowed
  • 3 Suitcases
  • Electric
  •  

Iceland Medium Car Rental Help & Advice

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The Ultimate Guide To Renting A Car In Iceland

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Why rent a mid-size car in Iceland with Lotus Car Rental?

24/7 Roadside Assistance

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

Suitable Rental Insurance

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

Pick-Up & Drop-Off Availability

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

Affordable, quality cars

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

Frequently Asked Questions

Can I drive a medium-sized car on Iceland’s F-Roads?

You’re able to drive some of our medium cars on Iceland’s F-Roads, but not all of them are permitted to do so. If you plan on heading off the beaten track, it’s worthwhile checking that the model you’re interested in is suitable for driving on Iceland’s F-Roads.

What is the minimum age to rent a mid-size car?

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

Is there a minimum rental period for medium cars?

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

What documents will I need to rent a medium car in Iceland?

Before you get behind the wheel of your car, 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 licences 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 mid-size car 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 car?

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 vehicle 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 medium car in Iceland?

There are various rules and regulations that you’ll need to be aware of during your time in the country. For in-depth advice, take a look at our comprehensive driving in Iceland guide.