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The best Car rental from Heraklion airport

Why Choose Motor Plan for your Car Rental at Heraklion Airport

  • Wide Range of Vehicles

  • Flexible Rental Options

  • Exceptional Customer Service

How to Book a Car Rental at Heraklion Airport

  1. Visit motor-plan

  2. Select Heraklion Airport as the pickup location, along with the desired pickup and return dates and times.

  3. Choose the type of vehicle that suits your needs. Explore our fleet.

  4. Review the rental terms and conditions

  5. Customize your car rental

  6. Provide your personal details

  7. Choose your preferred payment method

  8. After the booking is confirmed, you will receive a reservation confirmation

How to find Motor Plan at Heraklion Airport

  1. As you exit the Heraklion airport gates, turn to your right and continue straight to the road

  2. Cross the street

  3. Follow the ramp

  4. Our stand will be right in front of you

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FAQ about Car Rental from Heraklion Airport with Motor Plan

1. How can I rent a car at Heraklion Airport with Motor Plan?

Renting a car with Motor Plan at Heraklion Airport is a breeze! Simply visit, enter your desired pickup and return dates/times, and choose Heraklion Airport as your location. Browse the fleet to select your perfect vehicle, then review the rental terms and conditions. You can even personalize your rental with additional options like insurance or child seats. Finally, provide your personal details, choose your payment method, and confirm your booking. Once confirmed, you'll receive a reservation email and be ready to hit the road and explore Crete!

Absolutely! You can book your car rental directly on Motor Plan's website for a smooth and convenient experience at Heraklion Airport.

When renting a car at Heraklion Airport, you'll typically need the following documents:

  • Valid Driving License: Your original driving license, held for at least 2 years, is required.
  • Accepted Licenses: Licenses issued in EU countries, US, UK, Switzerland, Australia, Canada, Israel, Russia, and Ukraine are accepted directly.
  • International Driving Permit (IDP): If your license is issued by a country not listed above, you'll need an IDP along with your original license.

Here's a quick look at the options available:

  • Size: Choose from compact cars perfect for couples, medium-sized options for families, or larger vehicles for groups with plenty of luggage. Estate cars offer additional cargo space for bulky gear.
  • Transmission: Select between the convenience of automatic transmission or the affordability of manual.
  • Fuel Type: Opt for the widely available gasoline or consider the fuel-efficient (but less readily available) diesel option.
  • Body Style: Cruise in style with a convertible, explore off-road with an SUV, or maximize passenger space with a people carrier.
  • Currency: All payments must be made in Euros (EUR).
    • Accepted Cards:
    • Debit cards
    • Mastercard/Eurocard
    • VISA
    • Diners Club Card
  • Cardholder: The card used must be valid and issued in the name of the main driver.
  • Cancellation deadlines: The timeframe before your rental start date when you can cancel without penalty. This can range from 48 hours to several weeks depending on the company.
  • Cancellation fees: Charges applied if you cancel outside the free cancellation window. These fees may vary based on the rental period, car type, and company policy.

Pick-up at Heraklion Airport: You'll need to pick up your car at their designated spot, located just 50 meters away from the airport.

Pick-up/Drop-off at Other Locations: We offer delivery and collection services to various locations across Crete, potentially with additional charges.

For specific information and potential charges:

Contact directly: Calling at +30 6944 887485 is a good option for personalized information.

Watch video: A helpful video on YouTube to guide you to the pick-up spot at the airport.

No need to worry about your rental period if your flight gets delayed! We understand that travel plans can sometimes shift, so here's how it works:

  • The minimum rental is one day.
  • For slight delays: We won't charge you for the first hour if your return is a bit later than planned.
  • Longer delays: If your return is delayed by more than an hour, there's a €10 per hour charge for the next three hours.
  • Significant delays: Any delays exceeding four hours will incur a full day's rental fee.

The good news? We're on top of flight information! Our staff is always up-to-date on arrivals and any changes, so they'll wait for your flight to deliver your car, even if it's delayed. This way, you can pick up your car and start exploring Crete as soon as you land, without any additional stress about potential charges.

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