Reykjavík Skútuvogur 8

Holdur car rental station at Skútuvogur 8 Reykjavik Iceland

Skútuvogur 8
104 Reykjavík
Open: Mon-Fri. 08:00-17:00
Sat. 08:00-16:00 & Sun. 09:00-16:00

Customer Service Center
Tel. +354 461 6000

24 Road Assistance
In case of vehicle breakdown or road assistance call +354 419 2400



Discover Reykjavik with Ease: Rent a Car with Europcar in Central Reykjavik


Whether you're a seasoned traveler or embarking on your first Icelandic adventure, renting a car from Europcar in Skútuvogur 8 opens up a world of possibilities.

We've picked five compelling reasons why choosing to rent a car with us is the ideal method for discovering the charm of this city and its surrounding areas:

1. Freedom to Explore:
With your Europcar rental car at your disposal, you have the freedom to explore Reykjavik and its surrounding areas at your own pace. Say goodbye to rigid tour schedules and hello to spontaneity. From the iconic landmarks of downtown Reykjavik to the awe-inspiring natural wonders of the Golden Circle, having a rental car gives you the flexibility to create your own itinerary and discover hidden gems along the way.

2. Convenience and Comfort:
Forget about navigating public transportation or waiting for scheduled tours. Renting a car at Europcar in Skútuvogur 8 central Reykjavik offers unmatched convenience and comfort. You can easily hop in your car and embark on an adventure whenever the mood strikes. Plus, with Iceland's well-maintained roads and efficient infrastructure, driving around Reykjavik is a breeze, allowing you to focus on enjoying the journey.

3. Access to Remote Destinations:
While Reykjavik itself offers plenty to see and do, some of Iceland's most breathtaking attractions lie beyond the city limits. With your Europcar rental car, specially if you opt for an 4x4 SUV you can venture off the beaten path and explore remote destinations that are inaccessible by public transportation. From majestic waterfalls and volcanic landscapes to charming coastal villages, the possibilities are endless when you have the freedom to roam.

4. Flexibility to Chase the Northern Lights:
One of the most magical experiences in Iceland is witnessing the mesmerizing Northern Lights dancing across the night sky. When you rent a car with Europcar in Iceland, you have the flexibility to chase this natural phenomenon and find the perfect spot for stargazing away from city lights. Imagine the thrill of witnessing the Aurora Borealis in all its glory, knowing that you have the freedom to chase this elusive spectacle wherever it may appear.

5. Cost-Effective Travel Option:
Contrary to popular belief, renting a car in Iceland can be a cost-effective option, especially for those traveling in groups or with families. By splitting the cost of a rental car among several passengers, you can enjoy significant savings compared to booking multiple tours or relying on alternative transportation options. Plus, many rental car companies offer competitive rates and discounts, making it an affordable choice for budget-conscious travelers.

Experience the Ultimate Icelandic Adventure: Rent a Car in Central Reykjavik Today!

Don't let transportation constraints limit your Icelandic adventure. Renting a car with Holdur - Europcar car rental in central Reykjavik unlocks a world of possibilities, allowing you to explore Reykjavik and its surrounding wonders with ease, comfort, and flexibility. Whether you're embarking on a solo journey or traveling with loved ones, renting a car with us is the perfect way to make the most of your time in Iceland.

Book your rental car today and embark on the ultimate Icelandic adventure!


Why Choose Europcar - Holdur Car Rental in Central Reykjavik:


24 hour roadside asistance24 hour roadside

Iceland´s largest fleet of new quality carsIceland´s largest fleet
of new quality cars

No hidden chargesNo hidden charges

Car rental locations around Iceland20 Rental locations
around the Island



Some of the Capital main attractions:


  • The iconic Hallgrímskirkja is Reykjavik's most famous landmark. This modernist church offers panoramic views of the city from its tower and is a must-visit for architecture enthusiasts.

  • Harpa Concert Hall is a striking architectural gem located along the waterfront, Harpa is a concert hall and conference center that hosts various cultural events and performances.

  • Depending on the time of year, visitors can experience either the Midnight Sun during the summer months or the mesmerizing Northern Lights in the winter.

  • Reykjavik is known for its vibrant street art scene. The city's buildings are adorned with colorful murals and graffiti, adding to its unique and creative atmosphere.

  • Tjörnin Lake is a picturesque city lake surrounded by gardens and walking paths, Tjörnin is a popular spot for birdwatching and a leisurely stroll.

  • Reykjavik has a lively nightlife with numerous bars, clubs, and music venues. The weekends come alive with locals and tourists enjoying the city's entertainment offerings.

Parking your rental car in Reykjavík:

Parking in Reykjavík is easy and secure. But if you’re bringing your rental car into Iceland’s capital, it’s important that you know the city’s local rules and regulations. In our comprehensive guide, you’ll learn everything you need to know about parking in Reykjavík. Discover where you can park, how much you’ll pay, and other essential information.

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The northern light or aurora borealis dancing in the sky above Öræfajökull


Frequently asked questions when renting a car in Reykjavík:

What do I need to know about Insurance

Most of our basic rental charge includes the following coverages: Collision Damage Waiver, Personal Accident Insurance & Theft Protection. This cover has an excess between ISK 250000 - ISK 450000 depending on the category of the vehicle you have selected. For full information relating to our covers and terms of cover, please review our Protection and Insurance Options page.

Do you offer Winter Tires?

From November 1st until April 15th our cars come equipped with studded winter tires. Exception from this could be, but not necessarily, certain models (such as electric vehicles) intended for use in the Reykjavík capital area only.

What documents do I need to present at the counter when I pick up my car?

You will need to present to our customer representative:

  • Your normal driving license, issued by your country of residence (N.B. For license holders from the UK, where the driving license is issued in 2 parts, both parts of the license need to be presented) and held for at least one year. It will be requested at every rental. Note that your International Driving License is valid only if accompanied by your normal Driving License. Driving Licenses must be valid.

  • Your passport will also be required according to Icelandic law for car rentals.

  • Your valid credit card with an expiry date after the due check-in date or a valid Europcar charge card. If you use a Europcar prepaid voucher as means of payment (with a specified value or the mention 'Group & Days apply'), you must also present a credit card for those charges which have not been prepaid (such as extras, refueling charge, excess due in the event of damage to or loss of the rented vehicle). Please check the list of accepted credit cards in the country rental conditions.

Do I need to check the condition of the vehicle prior leaving the location?

Yes, you have to check that the vehicle condition report reflects the actual vehicle condition. If an apparent defect is not listed, please proceed to a joint examination of the vehicle with our employee, in order to update the rental agreement.

What about Fines, Parking Tickets, Road-Tolls & Traffic Violations?

Parking tickets, road-tolls and any traffic violations are the responsibility of the renter who must pay them before returning the vehicle. Congestion charges or fines received by us after the rental will be charged directly to the renter, including a surcharge for late payment, if there are any. A local administration fee applies: this will be charged in addition to the fines.

Do I need to return the car with a full tank?

Vehicles are supplied with a full tank of fuel and you should return the vehicle with a full tank. Otherwise, you will be charged for missing fuel at the end of the rental. Our rates do not include fuel. Refueling charge applies.

Always make sure that you use the right type of fuel!

Charges apply when incorrect fuel has been added to the rented vehicles fuel tank. This includes workshop hours and any damages to the vehicle’s mechanism. Towing cost and vehicle replacement related to breakdown or damage is the driver´s responsibility.