General Rental Information

The renter and the driver have to be in possession of a valid driving license.
Please show a valid ID card or passport at time of pick up.

Age Restrictions

Minimum age in Cyprus is 21 and the driver has to be in possession of a valid driving license for at least 3 years.
Maximum age in Cyprus is 75.
A Surcharge of EUR 6.00 per day applies for drivers between 21 and 25 years of age and 71 and 75 years age.

Reservation, Cancelation and Extension of Rental

Cars are booked by group type. We will do everything possible to meet our customers needs, however preferences are subject to availability at the time of rental.
Confirmations of booking will be normally be sent via e-mail within 24-hours of the booking request.
All cancellation must be received within 48 hours before the time that car hire is due to start. After this point a day`s rental  will be charged.
Should you wish to extend your rental beyond the agreed date of termination, it is important that General CarHire rental office is informed immediately so that insurance coverage is extended.

Conditions of Payment

General Car Hire Cyprus accept cash, bank cheques and all credit cards from internationally recognized credit card companies - such as American Express, Diners Club, Eurocard / Mastercard, Visa. All credit cards must be in the name of the driver and be presented at the time of rental.
An advance charge approval is obtained for the chosen means of payment as a security. The exact deposit is determined on collection since the amount is dependent on the vehicle.
Full payment on arrival.

Rates Included

TPI: Third Party Insurance with Excess

Euro 400.00 for Groups A, A1
Euro 600.00 for Groups B, B1
Euro 800.00 for Groups C, G
Euro 1000.00 for Groups C1, D, H
Euro 1500.00 for Groups J, G1
Euro 2000.00 for Groups J1, J2, J4
Euro 5000.00 for Groups J3

Vat is included in Rates
Full 24 hours day
Unlimited mileage
Road maps
Change of car in case of mechanical breakdown.

Rates excluded

All petrol to be paid in advance by the renter according to the group and engine size of the car. In case of return full tank of fuel we return full amount of full tank on a credit card.

One day rental :

Surcharge of Euro 40.00 for Groups A, A1, B, B1,C, C1, D
Surcharge of Euro 50.00 for Groups G, G1, H, J, J1, J2, J3, J4

CDW: Collision Damage Waiver

Surcharge of Euro 7.00 per day for Groups A, A1
Surcharge of Euro 9.00 per day for Groups B, B1
Surcharge of Euro 12.00 per day for Groups C, C1, D, G, G1, H, J
Surcharge of Euro 25.00 per day for Group J1, J2, J3, J4

EDW: Tyres, Windscreen and Oil sump

Surcharge of Euro 3.00 per day for Groups A, A1
Surcharge of Euro 4.00 per day for Groups B, B1
Surcharge of Euro 5.00 per day for Groups C, C1, D, G, G1, H, J
Surcharge of Euro 6.00 per day for Group J1, J2, J3, J4

Baby seats: These can be obtained for Euro 3.00 per day.
Additional driver: Each additional driver can obtain the right to drive the vehicle at a extra charge of Euro 3.00 per driver per day.
GPS Navigation available on request for Euro 35.00 per rental.

Delivery & Collection

Free delivery and collection to and from Larnaca Town, as well as, Hotels within the city limits of Larnaca. For delivery at the Larnaca Airport and Pafos Airport is charged of 10.00 per rental.


Cross Border Rentals & Territorial Restrictions

Cross Border Rentals are not allowed.
According to the Insurance Company Law in Cyprus, car taken to the Turkish Occupied Area are not covered by any Insurance.
In case of offence against Cross Border & Territorial Restrictions all insurances lose their validity.

Returning your car

Unless you have arranged to extend your rental, your car should be returned to the agreed General Car Hire Cyprus location during office hours. If you fail to return the car on time, you will be charged for the delay accordingly.

Traffic Fines

All traffic fines incurred during the rental

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