Collision damage waiver and theft protection are insurance options that cover renters from paying high penalty fees if the car is stolen or returned damaged. Some Corfu car providers already include Collision Damage Waiver (CDW) and Theft Protection Waiver into the rental price but not all of them. We recommend always be aware of your coverage when renting a car in in Corfu.
Keep in mind that car hire excess insurances often have a deductible clause, which is the amount you’ll have to pay if something happens during the time of your rental. If you want to avoid unwanted surprises, you should consider adding a no-deductible option to your Corfu car rental.
One car hire company which has updated their car rental health and safety policies due to COVID-19 to make sure vehicles are clean and disinfected is Europcar
On average a hire car in Corfu costs $44 per day.
The average price of fuel in Corfu is $10.43 per litre over the past 30 days. Filling up a tank of fuel costs between $125 and $167, depending on the car size.
Compact (Volkswagen Beetle Cabriolet or similar) is the most frequently booked car hire type in Corfu.
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A Compact car hire in Corfu costs $129 per day, on average.
In Corfu, cars are most frequently hired at diRENT K. Georgaki 31 (1 km from city centre ).
On average hiring a car in Corfu costs $306 per week ($44 per day).
On average a car hire in Corfu costs $1,312 per month ($44 per day).
Whether you are cruising around the coast or zipping through the cities, smaller vehicles like sedans and compacts are certainly your best choice of hire vehicle for Corfu. The island’s streets simply weren’t designed for the larger vehicles that roam the United States. Smaller vehicles are especially recommended when it comes to parking considerations, as streetside parking on the island is far more suited to a compact than an SUV.
Drivers will find that the speed limit ranges from 100 to 120 km/h (62 to 75 mph) on highways on the island, and in residential areas tends to be 50 km/h (31 mph). Also, occasionally speed limits of 80 to 90 km/h (50 - 56 mph) will be posted on larger roads.
The average price of petrol per liter in Corfu is typically around €1.60 ($1.83), which comes out to €6.05 ($6.93) per gallon. This is a fairly standard price for Europe and is quite similar to what you would see in Italy, for example.
Streetside parking and parking lots are going to be your best options during your time in Corfu. In general, however, parking isn’t too big of a worry since ample options are available in the various municipalities of Corfu. Even during the peak tourism seasons, the streets don’t fill up too much.