Cyprus’s third-largest city, Larnaca offers visitors an excellent mixture of city sights and natural getaways. With some of the best beaches in Cyprus, Larnaca also boasts a medieval castle and the tranquil Salt Lake. Book a rental car in Larnaca to make this sweet city the base of your travels throughout Cyprus. Larnaca is especially well-suited for rental car travel of Cyprus, as it is located toward the middle of the island, which stretches about 250 kilometres from tip to tip. Here is a brief guide to driving in Cyprus and to finding the cheapest car hire in Larnaca.
Language: Greek and Turkish
Time Zone: Eastern European Time Zone, UTC+2
Cyprus recognizes driver’s licenses issued by countries in the European Union, as well domestically issued driver’s licenses from a further 17 nations, as fully valid. All other drivers will be required to accompany their domestic driver’s license with an international driver’s permit. It is also prudent to carry your passport with you whenever you drive your rental car in Cyprus.
Rental cars in Larnaca are available in three locations: at the Larnaca International Airport (LCA), in downtown Larnaca, and via delivery to within city limits. Car hire in Larnaca starts as low as €9 a day, depending on the season in which you rent.
The price of rental cars in Larnaca varies by about €10 a day throughout the year. If you are visiting Larnaca in the popular summer months, you can expect car hire to start at €19 a day. These prices drop as low as €9 a day November through February!
In order to get the cheapest prices on rental cars in Larnaca, book your car within eight months of your arrival.
The cheapest rental cars in Larnaca are typically available at the Larnaca Airport, though you can often find comparable prices in downtown Larnaca as well. Whiz Car Rental and Thrifty Car Rental are among the car hire agencies that offer the cheapest rental car prices throughout Larnaca.
Keep an eye out for discounts of around 18% that drive the price of rental cars throughout Larnaca even lower!
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There are no toll roads on Cyprus.