Welcome to Kosmos Rent a Car

Car Hire

Rent a Car in Crete

24Hrs Service

Pick Up / Drop Off & Road Assistance

100% Fully Comprehensive Insurance with NO EXCESS

Terms & Conditions

Terms & Conditions

Personal Requirements:

Valid Driving Licence issued at least 1 year before the rental. *International Driving Licence necessary when characters are not also written in latin alphabet in your country’s National Driving Licence.
Valid ID Card (for EU member-countries only) or Passport
Drivers Age: Minimum Age: 23 Years Old - Maximum Age: 75 Years Old. For cars belonging to groups E , F, G, H, and Luxury Cars the minimum age is 25 years old.

General Car Hire Terms:

Minimum rental period: 24 hours(One Day) + 2hours 59 minutes Free of charge for all Internet bookings. NOTE: In case the car has to be returned later than initially booked and indicated, the renter should inform in advance Kosmos Rent a Car in Crete Office. The insurances are valid and cover you only for the period booked and indicated on the Rental Agreement. Please call or send us an email in order to proceed to the amendment of your Rental Agreement. An extra fee up to one extra day may apply.
Free Hours -On Request: The online booking system calculates daily rates on a 26 Hours 59 minutes basis <=24 hours(One Day) + 2hours 59 minutes Free of charge> automatically. Kosmos Rent a Car in Crete clients shall request before booking – Please “Contact Us”- and may benefit from more Free Hours instead of paying for a full extra day for their car hire in Crete.
Car Fleet’s Groups: Kosmos Rent a Car in Crete is entitled in special cases (e.g. last minute rental extension from previous client) to deliver a similar car model of the same Group of rental cars and/or a car model belonging to a bigger rental car Group for free of charge.
Kilometers/Mileage: Free/Unlimited. Included in the car rental rates/prices.
Local Taxes(=VAT): Value Added Tax 24%. Included in the car rental rates/prices.
Second (2nd) Driver: Free of charge. Included in the car rental rates/prices.
Crete’s detailed Road Map: Always provided with the rental car for Free.
Rates: The rates posted on the website are all inclusive offers.
Delivery To/Collection From: No extra charges for your selected Pick Up & Drop Off car rental locations in Crete. Already included in our car rental rates. *For locations other than shown online in "HERAKLION/CHANIA/RETHYMNON/LASSITHI AREA" please “Contact Us” Kosmos Rent a Car in Crete Office for a quote request.
Working (Office) Hours: From 08:00am to 22:00 hours for Heraklion and from 08:00am to 21:00 hours for Chania Airport Office. *After working hours service for night deliveries and collections has a supplementary cost which is 15,00 Euro and it is paid locally.

Fuel: Payable by the renter. The rental car must be delivered with the same tank level of fuel as when collected/picked up.
Traffic Fines/Violations: Traffic & Parking Fines and consequential administration penalties resulting from violations of the driving code are paid by the renter.
Shipping of Cars & Cross the Border Rentals: The advance written authorization of Kosmos Rent a Car in Crete is required.

Privacy Policy: All renters personal information provided through the reservation process of Kosmosrentcar.com are strictly confidential and are solely used for making a reservation with Kosmos Rent a Car in Crete company.

Rental Car Optional Extras:

Roof Bars: Free of charge for rental car models: Nissan X-Trail Grand Jeep.
ChildrenSeats: INFANT SEAT (0-1 years old), BABYSEAT (1-4 years old), BOOSTERSEAT (4-8 years old) are all provided Free of Charge regardless their quantity. Please inform us about the quantity/number in "Notes" Section of our Booking Request Form.
Gps Navigator Device: Daily rate: 5,00 Euro.
Mobile Wifi Router: Daily rate: 8,00 Euro.

Car Rental Insurances & Coverage:

All Kosmos Rent a Car in Crete cars and their authorized drivers are insured & covered as follows:
-Full Insurance: Customer is fully relieved from the responsibility of any damage to the Company's vehicle due to an accident.
-Third Party Insurance: Covers third parties in case of death and body injuries up to 1.000.000 Euro and material damages to third parties property up to 1.000.000 Euro.
-Theft Protection Insurance: No responsibility is claimed from the renter in case the rental car is stolen. Any stolen personal items of the renter are not covered. Note: Theft Protection (T.P.) is not valid in case of renter’s negligence or culpability e.g. car keys left in car’s ignition.
-Fire Insurance: No responsibility is claimed from the renter in case the rental car has been damaged due to a fire natural disaster.
-Wheels & Underside Insurance: No responsibility is claimed from the renter in case the rental car's wheels and/or underside parts have been damaged due to an accident.Note: Wheels & Underside Insurance is not valid in case of off road and negligent driving.
-Glasses & Windows Insurance:
No responsibility is claimed from the renter in case the rental car's glasses and/or windows have been damaged due to an accident and/or a theft attempt.
-Personal Insurance -Driver & Each Passenger: Covers the renter/driver of the Kosmos rental car and each Passenger for Death / Total Disability / Partial Disability.
-Lost Keys: All our cars keys are chip-coded and the replacement of them is costly and timely. In case of lost keys, you will be charged with 80.00 - 100.00 Euros (depending on the car model) plus any associated transport and time costs in order to get the replacement keys to you.

Exceptions to Insurance Coverage:
- For anything that happens while driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs.
- For anything that happens while driving on unauthorized roads without blacktop.
- For accidents caused by a driver who has not been declared in the rental agreement.
- For single damages caused in the cabin and the roof of the car, damages caused by negligence and disuse of the rental car.
- For damages caused due to violation of Greek traffic law and regulations.

IMPORTANT: In case of an accident an accident report form has to be filled according to the article K70 of the Greek law and the nearest Police Station and Kosmos Rent a Car in Crete Office have to be informed.

Kosmos Rent A Car in Crete was founded in 1979 in Heraklion. Since then our company’s course has been continuously expanding and of steady growth due to professional standards and high quality in our car rental services accompanied with competitive rates. A fact that places our company at the top of the list of car rental business in Crete...
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