ROUTE1 Car Rental at Keflavik Airport

ROUTE1 Car Rental at Keflavik Airport
ROUTE1 Car Rental at Keflavik Airport
Car Hire Companies at Keflavik Airport

ROUTE1 Car Rental Services at Keflavik Airport

Route1 Car Rental was founded in 2010. The company operates a meet and greet service, meeting passengers in arrivals with a Route1 logo on a whiteboard. A free shuttle bus takes customers to the Route1 Car Rental Keflavik Airport office. The journey takes only five minutes. When the formalities are over, you will be handed your key to your rental car. (Tel + 354 455 0000, email

As an optional extra, Route1 offer WiFi hot-spots with their car rental agreements.

The Route1 at Keflavik Airport includes the Hyundai I10 and I30, the Toyota Yaris and Suzuki Swift, the Dacia Logan and Suzuki Vitara as well as the Suzuki Jimny. Iceland has many F-roads that are difficult to navigate. If you are planning to explore the country, Route1 recommend you choose one of the 4x4s. F-roads are mainly roads running through mountainous terrain.

The city of Keflavik is only a short distance from the airport. Here visitors will find many shops and coffee shops, bars and restaurants. Reykjavik is about 50 km distance from the airport, roughly a 40 minute journey by car.

The south of Iceland boasts three national parks: Þingvallavatan in the southwest lies along the famous Golden Circle route that spans around 300km, starting from Reykjavik and circling the southern uplands. The national park is home to Iceland's largest lake. It takes ca. 45 minutes to drive to the park. Landmannalaugar National Park is home to Hekla Vulcana, one of the world's most active volcanoes. The multi coloured rock formations and mountains in this area attract many hikers. Horse-riding is also a popular leisure activity in this national park.

At Vatnajökull National Park visitors rank Skaftafell Ice Cave as one of the main attractions. This cave is open all year. In the north of the park lies a magical terrain of river and waterfalls, among the beautiful Dettifoss waterfall, which spans 100 meters across and plunges 45 meters down a rock face.

Where is the ROUTE1 Rental Desk at Keflavik Airport?

When you arrive in Iceland you will see signs in the arrivals hall for the Car Rental Shuttle Service and our company Logo. Exit the arrivals hall and follow the signs to the bus stop. The shuttle will take you to our airport office, located approx 600 meters away from the terminal. When returning your rental car, you bring the car back to our office at Arnarvellir 4, 235 Keflavik airport. Then you hop on the shuttle bus back to the departure hall of the airport. For after hours pickups (from 19:00), please contact us with good notice to get detailed pickup instructions before your arrival, the general office number is 00354 455 0000. If there's anything you need while you are here just get in touch.

Map of ROUTE1 rental desk at Keflavik Airport

What are ROUTE1 Opening Hours at Keflavik Airport ?

Day Open Close
Monday 07:00 18:59
Tuesday 07:00 18:59
Wednesday 07:00 18:59
Thursday 07:00 18:59
Friday 07:00 18:59
Saturday 07:00 18:59
Sunday 07:00 18:59

The ROUTE1 Rental Desk at Keflavik Airport is located at:

Route1 Car Rental

Tel: 00 354 455 0000

What rental cars are available from Route1 at Keflavik Airport?

The rental cars available from Route1 at Keflavik Airport are:

What automatic car rentals does Route1 offer at Keflavik Airport?

Route1 offer the following automatic cars:

What manual/stick-shift car rentals does Route1 offer at Keflavik Airport?

Route1 offer the following manual/stick-shift cars:

What petrol car rentals does Route1 offer at Keflavik Airport?

Route1 offer the following petrol cars:

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