Rental Terms & Insurance

Corfu United Rent A Car, is the best independent car hire company on the island of Corfu, with an impressive, unrivaled selection of new cars and many satisfied customers because we believe in customer service dedication.

Unlike broker firms, our clients do not need a credit card for security deposit and the card may be in either driver's name. Cash payments are acceptable. You may also pay on line today by credit card.

Below you can find some useful information regarding Rates – Payment & Collecting Procedures:

Our Rates Include

  • Unlimited Mileage.
  • Free Cancelation or Changes any time.
  • Free Baby Seats.
  • Additional drivers.
  • Hotline & Road Assistance 24/7.
  • Corfu Road Map.
  • C.D.W. - Collision Damage Waiver Insurance.
  • P.A.I. - Personal Accident Insurance. Covers both the passengers and the driver.
  • L.P.I. - Legal Protection Insurance.
  • T.P. - Third Party Liability Coverage. All vehicles are insured against liability to third parties for death or injury or property damage.


All reservations are based on vehicle groups and not on a certain car model. We try to assign to each reservation the chosen car model, but in case of no availability of the chosen model, our company reserves the right to offer to the customer a similar model. The similar model will be a vehicle that will belong in the same group – category with the chosen model. Also, our company reserves the right to offer to the customer a model of bigger group – category with no extra charge (free upgrade).

Driver’s Age

For groups Mini, Economy, Compact, Soft Top the driver must be between 19 & 76 years old.
For groups, Mini, Economy, Compact, Full Size, Crossover, SUV, Soft Top, Convertible, Mini Van the driver must be between 26 & 76 years old.
Younger or Older driver may contact us.

Driver’s License

The driving license must be issued one year before car pickup date.
National Driving Licenses issued in EU, & UK are accepted.
Citizens of all other countries are required to have a valid international Driver’s’ License along with their regular Drivers’ License.
The Driver is required to display the Driving License before the pickup of the car.

Deposit for booking confirmation

No Deposit required.
Payment Full Amount on Arrival by Cash or Credit Card.

Payment method

There are three available ways. You can pay by credit card on the reservation or you can pay by cash or credit card on arrival. Currently, we offer a 10% discount if you choose the "Credit Card Now" or the "On arrival with Cash" options. We accept the following Credit, Debit, or Prepaid Cards, (Mastercard, VISA, Electron Visa, Maestro, AMEX).

Booking Length and Minimum Rental Charge

The minimum booking length is 3 days,If you wish to rent a vehicle for more than 30 days please contact us for a quotation. If the renter wishes to keep the rental vehicle more from the agreed period, the renter must contact with us in order to change the rental contract and also to be informed for the extra charges that may apply. If the renter returns the vehicle later from the agreed time there will apply extra charges.

24hrs Road Assistance

All our vehicles are covered by 24hrs road assistance.

Fuel Policy

The renter has to return the vehicle with the same level of fuel as delivered. If the renter returns the vehicle with less level of fuel, that was delivered, the renter will be charged the fuel difference. There is no refund if the renter returns the vehicle with more level of fuel that was delivered.


Unlimited mileage is included in our rates.

Baby, Child, and Booster Seats

We offer 3 different types of child seats to cover the various age groups.
Baby Seat (0 – 2 years)
Child Seat (2 – 5 years)
Booster Seat (5 – 10 years)
The child seats are available upon request.


The GPS is available upon request. The extra cost is 4€/per day.
Τhe renter is liable for misplacing or damaging the GPS.

Additional Drivers

Second additional driver is free of charge.
If you require more than two additional drivers the extra cost is 4€/day per driver.
The additional driver must accept the same terms & conditions as the main driver.

VAT & Taxes

Our rates are final and include VAT and all taxes. No hidden costs.

After Hours Delivery & Collection of Vehicles

We can deliver and collect the rental vehicle even outside working hours (22:30 – 07:30).
The extra cost for this service is between 10,00€ and 25,00€ per delivery or collection.

Traffic violations, traffic fines, and Administrative Sanctions

The renter is liable for the payment of all traffic fines and appended administrative sanctions that may result from any violation of the Greek Traffic Law during the rental period.
Please bear in mind that you shall be liable for the redemption of whatever penalties (illegal parking, speed-limit violations ea.) the traffic police of the Island of Corfu may impute with respect to the rented car you are driving, throughout the car rental term of your contract.

Booking Cancellation

Free Cancellation policy – No time limit – Pease inform us as soon as possible in case of a cancellation.

Booking Modification

No time limit – Depend on availability

No Show

If the renter does not pick up the vehicle at the agreed day and time, without prior written notice at the reservation will be canceled after 3 hours. In this case, the renter charged one-day rental. This term does not apply for flight delays or ship delays. In case of flight delay or ship delay the renter (if possible) has to inform us about the delay.

Road Accident

In case of a road accident, you have to inform our company immediately and also the police. The police will record the accident, and you have to get a copy of the police report. Without a police report, the renter takes full responsibility.

Ferrying the car

Ferrying the car is not allowed without written authorization from our company.
For the written authorization applies an extra charge of 70€. With the authorization, we offer free transportation of the car back in Corfu in case of accident or car damage.
We can not provide car repair or car replaced when the car has driven elsewhere than Corfu island.
The car is not covered by any insurance during ferry transport.

Across the Border Rental

Renters are not allowed to take the car outside the Greek borders.

Pets – Animals

Pets and Animals are not allowed to carry with our vehicles.
If you require to carry your pet you may contact us.


Third Party Insurance – Liability (TPI or TPL)

Includes in the rental cost.
The renter’s liability covered for material damages, for death and for bodily injuries to third parties.

Personal Accident Insurance (PAI)

Includes in the rental cost.
This insurance covers the driver and the passengers in case of an accident.

Fire Insurance

Includes in the rental cost

Collision Damage Waiver C.D.W.

Includes in the rental cost. With this insurance in case of damage the renter’s liability limits to an excess amount. For groups Mini, Economy, Compact, Soft Top, the excess amount is 600€ For groups Full Size, Crossover, SUV, Convertible, Mini Van the excess amount is 900€ This insurance does not cover damages to, glass parts (windscreen, mirrors), wheels, tires and to the underside of the car. Warranty Amount for Collision Damage Waiver C.D.W.: A valid credit card in the driver’s name required as a guarantee on the pickup date.Cash accepted for Secure Deposit. The excess amount (600€ or 900€, depends on the chosen group) This amount will no longer be available for your immediate use and may take up to 14 days, depending on your bank, to become available.

Full Damage Waiver (Full Insurance) with zero excess

With this optional insurance, you are 100% covered.
In the event of damage or theft, you are not required to pay any excess amount (zero excess).
This means that F.D.W. offers cover to Full body of the vehicle, to glass parts (windscreen, mirrors) and to wheels and tires.This insurance cover is optional and the extra cost depends on the group of the chosen vehicle.
Warranty Amount for Full Damage Waiver F.D.W. with zero excess for young drivers age between 19-22 and Seniors age between 70-76:
A valid credit card or debit card is required as a guarantee on the pickup date. The amount of 200€ will be authorized against your credit card at the time of the rental. This amount will no longer be available for your immediate use and may take up to 14 days, depending on your bank, to become available.
Cash accepted for secure Deposit

Theft insurance

Theft insurance is included in the F.D.W. and with this insurance, you are fully covered in case of theft. This insurance doesn’t cover if the theft occurred because of negligence (e.g. keys left either in the ignition or inside the vehicle). This insurance also doesn’t cover theft of personal belongings.

Vehicle Cleaning Charge

If you return the car very dirty, then you will be charged 20€ (including VAT) for the cleaning of the vehicle.

What is not covered by any insurance:

  • Damages due to traffic law violation.
  • Damages due to inappropriate driving or negligence.
  • Damages that caused because the driver was driving under the influence of drugs or alcohol.
  • Damages caused by an unauthorized driver.
  • Damages in the interior of the car
  • Loss or Damage or Theft of Keys
  • Loss or Damage of the vehicle’s child seats, jack, safety triangle, spare wheel, petrol cap.
  • Damage to the engine through negligence
  • Damage to the engine by wrong fuel
  • Damages that caused because the vehicle was used off road or in not appropriate roads
  • Damages that caused after the agreed return time.
  • Damages that caused willfully or recklessly by the renter e.g. (burning out the clutch, burning out the tires, sitting or standing on the bonnet, or the roof or the boot lid of the vehicle.

Discount Coupon

Our Repeater Customers enjoy a 5% or 10% discount on the online prices with every new reservation.

Available Pick-up/Drop-Off Areas

We can deliver the car for you (collection & return ) at any time you like, in the following locations:

  • Corfu Airport
  • Marina Gouvia - Kontokali Office
  • Gouvia
  • Corfu New Port (cruise terminal)
  • Corfu Port (domestic terminal)
  • Corfu Center
  • Marina Gouvia
  • Green Bus Station
  • Sidari (Hotel - APTS)
  • Acharavi
  • Afionas
  • Afra
  • Agios Georgios (North - East Pagon)
  • Agios Georgios (South Argirades)
  • Agios Gordis
  • Agios Ioannis (Aqualand)
  • Agios Ioannis (Karousades)
  • Agios Ioannis (Peristeron)
  • Agios Spiridon
  • Agios Stefanos (North-East)
  • Agios Stefanos (North-West)
  • Agni
  • Alepou
  • Almiros
  • Apraos
  • Arillas
  • Astrakeri
  • Avlaki
  • Avliotes
  • Barbati
  • Benitses
  • Boukari
  • Dafnila Bay
  • Dassia
  • Doukades
  • Ermones
  • Gastouri (Achilleion)
  • Glyfada
  • Ipsos
  • Kalami
  • Kaminaki
  • Karousades
  • Kassiopi
  • Komeno
  • Kontokali
  • Korakiana
  • Kouloura
  • Messonghi
  • Moraitika
  • Nissaki
  • Paleokastritsa
  • Pelekas
  • Perama
  • Perithia
  • Potamos
  • Roda
  • Skripero
  • Strinilas
  • Other

Corfu United - Rent A Car will not be responsible for anyone driving under the influence of alcohol/drugs, driving off road, or driving without care and attention. For any damage or accident to the vehicle, without the presence of the Police Report, none of these are covered from the Insurance.

* On-line prices may change according to demand without warning!