Terms and Conditions for your Car hire in Cyprus - Larnaca Airport - Paphos Airport -

Please read carefully our car rental terms and conditions for your rental car in Cyprus


Holders of an EU License:

Price includes full insurance at zero excess  (except group K), all taxes as well as airport fees.

Holders of any other than an EU License:

Price includes full insurance with excess  (except group K), all taxes as well as airport fees.
Excess applies as follows:

Groups A,B,C,D: €800

Groups E,F,G,H,: €1000

We have NO HIDDEN EXTRAS (WUG insurance is optional- see below)

Drivers Age

Minimum age of driver is 25 years old and maximum 70 -

Drivers under the age of 25 and with a driving license of OVER 3 years are accepted  but with an excess of Min €500 (over and above if a NON EU license)

Drivers over the age of 70 and with a valid license are also accepted but with an excess of €300 (over and above if a NON EU license)

DEPOSIT INFORMATION / INSURANCE: We sell extra insurance:

WUG (covers damages on wheels, underside and glass) for the extra cost EUR €5.00 per day (VAT included).


If you choose to purchase WUG insurance we will need a pre-authorisation on your credit card for the amount of €250. This is for any traffic violations that you may not report and/or any shortfalls on petrol. 

If WUG is declined, then the guarantee amount should be €800

If a Credit Card is not available,then the above amount (x2) should be paid in currency upon collecting your car as payment guarantee (this will be refunded upon returning the car). (€1600/€500 accordingly). Debit cards are accepted for payment but when used as a guarantee it will be charged, rather than pre-authorised at the onset of the rental and refunded at the end of your rental (as long as the car is returned in the same condition as upon collection). We assume no responsibility for any bank charges or other charges incurred by your bank associated with your debit card.

BMW 320 has excess of 1500 EUR (not wave-able and must be guaranteed)


Additional drivers are available for an additional charge of €3.00 per day per driver(V.A.T included) maximum 4 drivers in total.

Child seats/Booster seats: Are available for an additional charge of 2.50 EUR per day, (V.A.T included) Child seats/Booster seats must be fitted by a parent or guardian.

GPS Satellite Navigation systems are available for an additional charge of €5 per day. If the GPS Satellite Navigation is lost or stolen there is a charge of €220.00


Airport deliveries (Shuttle bus) are free of charge. Our office runs 24 hours daily for both collections and deliveries.
Hotel Deliveries are available (within city limits - Paphos, Larnaca, Limassol, Ayia Napa and Protaras ONLY) If  you have a voucher that indicates a different time, hotel deliveries as well as collections are only available within office working hours Monday to Friday 08:30 to 18:30 and Saturday- Sunday 09:00 - 13:00 (we do not deliver or collect from Nicosia and Polis-Latsi Area)

BORDER CROSSING - Northern Cyprus

Insurance companies DO NOT offer any cover whilst you drive to the North part of Cyprus, as it is not under the control of the Cyprus Republic. Autodirect is also unable to offer any support there both in case of breakdown or an accident.

Driving to the North part of Cyprus is done entirely at your own risk and we reserve the right to claim from the hirer/guarantor any amount to cover the whole of the damage caused in the Northern part of Cyprus.This applies for all car rentals on the island as well as our own private cars.


Included in the online rates as long as pick up/drop off place is pre-selected and marked on the voucher.


Any National or international driving license is accepted (as long as it is written in Latin/English characters)


Petrol Policy: To be returned the same; this only applies to customers with a credit card guarantee.
Customers paying/guarantee in cash or with a debit card must pay for the fuel up front and should return it with an empty tank (any unused fuel is not refundable).

Long Term Rentals

If the duration of the rental exceeds 14 days, then your credit card will be charged and then refunded instead of pre-authorised and voided (Pre-authorisation lasts 14 days only). Should your rental agreement be over 14 days, you are obligated to visit one of our offices before the lapse to renew the guarantee for the further duration of your rental. 


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