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Insurance

If you are planning on renting a car in Iceland you will need to make sure that you are covered by the right insurance. All the cars we offer include the following insurance to ensure that you are safe and well covered on your travels:

COLLISION DAMAGE WAIVER (CDW) - INCLUDED

You are covered for CDW as part of your rental price and the driver liability is in excess of ISK 350,000.
 

SUPER COLLISION DAMAGE WAIVER (SCDW) - INCLUDED

Your car rental also includes SCDW, which lowers the driver liability excess down to ISK 75,000 from ISK 350,000. Charges that are not covered by SCDW insurance include: negligence, driving under the influence, damage to tires, windscreen, headlights, underside of the car, or damage caused by loose rocks. You are also not covered for damage to the engine caused by water getting in the motor.
 

GRAVEL PROTECTION (GP) - INCLUDED

This covers you for damage to the car, headlights or windscreen that is caused when gravel or loose rocks are thrown at the rental car by another car.
 

THEFT PROTECTION (TP) - INCLUDED

You are covered for the theft of your rental car. This means that you are covered in the event that your rental car is stolen.
 

TIRE INSURANCE (TI) - INCLUDED

All of the cars that we offer also come with tire insurance to make sure you are safe on the roads.
Tire insurance includes 100% reimbursement of repair or replacement with no deductible for: tires, valve stems and balancing.
This insurance does NOT cover the rims and damage from off road driving. The insurance does not include cost of switching the tire by a third party such as a garage or road assistance service.


OPTIONAL INSURANCE

SAND AND ASH DAMAGE WAIVER (SADW) - OPTIONAL

In Iceland, you might have to worry about sand and Ash damage. If you add the SADW to your policy, you will be insured for damage to paint, glass and plastic parts of the car.

Price : Small/Medum car 1895 ISK.  Large 4x4 SUV/Jeep 2595 ISK.
 

PLATINUM ICELAND INSURANCE - OPTIONAL

Buy yourself peace of mind with our Platinum Iceland insurance which has 0 ISK self risk!
Platinum insurance includes: CDW, Super CDW, Theft protection (TP), Tire Insurance (TI), Gravel Protection (GP) and Sand and Ash Protection (SAAP).

Small/Medium car 2995 ISK. Large 4x4 SUV/ Jeep 3595 ISK.
 

WHAT IS NOT INCLUDED

None of our insurance cover any and all damage to the car, for example they do not cover:
Damages caused to the underside and the top of the vehicle
Damages caused when driving off road or through waters and rivers
​Damages caused by the wind blowing up the door
 

LIABILITY

You are covered for third party and personal accident insurance with all rentals. The exact amount of third party coverage and liability is decided by Icelandic law at any given time. This also applies to the amount paid for individual driver liability.