SEVILLA CONSTRUCTION - RENT A CAR
North Cyprus Car Hire
Renting a car in North Cyprus is easy and cheap. There are many good car
hire companies in North Cyprus, particularly in Kyrenia. Many offer free
airport and hotel delivery, so most can meet you when you arrive at Ercan
Aiport. It is advised to make reservations before you arrive as many companies
have special offers. Bear in mind that many of them offer 10-20% discount on
Car Hire Arrangement
To make things easier it is recommended to arrange your car rental in advance
by filling an online car reservation form. The visitors may pick their car from
the Northern Cyprus Ercan Airport where the representatives will be waiting for
them holding a renter's name sign. You do not have to be, however bound to the a
irport only. Car rental companies with online reservation often provide to choose
your own pick-up and drop-off location. You can also visit local car hire offices
directly after the arrival or contact them via travel agencies in North Cyprus.
Car rental companies are situated in all TRNC major cities, particularly great many
of them are housed in Kyrenia, the centre of tourism in Northern Cyprus. There are
car rental companies that provide airport pick-ups form Larnaca airport in the South
part of Cyprus Island.
North Cyprus Rental Services
In North Cyprus you will find several car hire companies operating a large car fleet.
At competitive prices, they match good quality services and customer care. Both manual
and automatic cars are available with air-conditioning especially useful during hot summer
days when temperature rises above 30 degrees. Majority of the cars are right hand drive,
since traffic on the island moves on the left. Left hand drive cars are to get too, although
little in number. Car rates vary according to the rental and season period. In Northern
Cyprus payment for car rental services can be done with currencies like US Dollar, British
Pound, Euro, Cyprus Pound or North Cyprus currency which is Turkish Lira. Customers can also
pay with credit cards and traveller's cheques, depending on the agency.
Requirements to Hire a Car
For renting a car in North Cyprus you have to be over 25, however some exceptions can still occur.
You need to own a valid driving licence from any country in the world or international driving licence.
Only the approved person(s) at the time of rental can drive the car. Further requests are to be agreed
with your car hire agent.
Useful Information on Car Hire
Rental cars in Northern Cyprus have distinctive red number plates, and are known as "Z" cars, usually
with the logo of the company placed on the car. Please note that you are not allowed to cross the border
to Southern Cyprus once your car was rented from the North. If you still wish to cross to the South you
can drive up to the check point and park your car at the border. From there you can walk across.
Before Hiring a Car
Check the company's offer before you rent a car and make sure it is inspected and maintained properly
as to your satisfaction. Discuss minimal rental period since the periods vary with different car rental
companies. Inquire about fuel type filling, "Collision Damage Waiver" insurance charge, possible delays
when collecting the car, and further issues referring the rental cost before signing a contract. At some
companies you may encounter special offers for groups or families. Those wishing to go off-roading ask
about a suitable vehicle.
Nicosia Car Hire (North Part)
Kyrenia Car Hire
Famagusta Car Hire