Iceland Private Driver & Guide
We provide local chauffeurs ready to drive you around the main tourist areas in Iceland. Airport, Reykjavik, Blue Lagoon, Golden Circle, Northern Lights, Ring Road and many more.
Our goal is to provide a cheaper alternative to the existing transport market here in Iceland. We are sure, once you sit down and calculate the final cost. Our service will come out on top.
Magnus, our main driver has been driving Tour Coaches all over Europe & Scandinavia. Therefore we are also able to provide our service outside of Iceland.
Contact us TODAY & have your own private Excursion tailored to your specific needs.
“Let Your Memory Be Your Travel Bag”Alexander Solzhenitsyn
Online Booking System new
Popular Tour Itineraries
“If you are having troubles with the booking system, or you just need something more specific, then you can always contact us directly here“
Car Rental Deposit: Once we receive your order, we will send the booking to the Car Rental. They will then send you a secure payment link to finalize payment of the car.
Driver: You pay the driver directly for the “Driving Service” in Cash at the end of the tour. The driver does NOT take Credit Card.
Fuel: You either pay for the fuel along the way OR directly to the driver in Cash at the end of the tour.
Driver – Price Info
You always hire the driver for minimum 8 hours per day (31.200 kr). Additional hours are 3.900 kr per hour.
Start: The driver starts working when he picks up the car in Reykjavik. (or from the hotel, if the driver is staying with the group outside of Reykjavik)
Stop: The driver stops working when he returns the car in Reykjavik. (or back at the hotel, if the driver is staying with the group outside of Reykjavik)
Insurance & Liability
Rentadriver.is will cover the “Car Rental” liability 100% (As long as the following have been added to the car rental aggrement). This is always included in a price quote from Rentadriver.is.
1. Extra Driver
2. Full Insuranse Package (CDW, SCDW, GP, SADW)
Car Rental Cancellation
Full Refund = If cancellation is 16 days before booked pickup time
60% Refund = If cancellation is 15-8 days before booked pickup time
20% Refund = If cancellation is 7 days before or a no-show at the booked pick up time.
If the rental vehicle is returned early there are no refunds for days unused.
Accommodation for the driver
If the driver is away from home (Reykjavik). Then you need to provide a single room for the driver. Nothing special, it can also be in a cheaper hotel nearby your hotel. Or a separate room in a rented house/apartment.
We prefer if the customer handles all Hotel bookings. And that includes rooms for the driver/guide.
Meals for the driver
Most of the time, meals (Lunch, Dinner) are provided FREE for the driver/guide when he brings groups to the restaurant. If meals are not provided free by the restaurant, then you are responsible for the drivers meals.
Itineraries that are provided on the Rentadriver.is website is for information use only. We will however be happy to assist in the planning phase.
“One’s Destination Is Never A Place, But A New Way Of Seeing Things”Henry Miller
My name is Magnus Gunnarsson, and I have been a professional driver for over twelve years.
When I started my career in 2004, I was driving mainly Taxi in Iceland and Denmark. And in late 2009, I shifted my career a little bit and started driving buses full time.
Today I am driving Primarily Tour Coaches in Scandinavia & Europe along with Private groups via Rentadriver.is
What am I allowed to drive?
1. All Car + Trailer (B + BE)
2. Large Heavy Trucks + Trailer (C + CE)
3. Large Buses + Trailer (D + DE)
4. Commercial license (Code 425)
What are my Language skills?
I have very good language skills. Icelandic, English, Danish, Norwegian, Swedish and I am currently learning Spanish.
I have a very good knowledge of the main tourist attractions around Iceland & Scandinavia, as I have been driving tourist around both in Taxi and Buses for many years.
I have good skills in finding the Northern Lights, and offer to take Northern Lights Portraits photos with my own camera.
I strive very hard to give a personal service and to make sure my customers are always very much informed.
“I Haven’t Been Everywhere, But It’s On My List”Susan Sontag
There are plenty of vehicle types and options to choose.
Hatchbacks, Sedans, Vans, Sports Cars, Luxury Cars, Off-roaders and Minibuses.
Car Rental Partner
Rental Process via Atak.is
1 – Together we find the perfect car
2 – We send in the booking to ATAK on your behalf
3 – ATAK sends you a Secure Payment Link
4 – Once the payment has been finalized, ATAK will send us a confirmation
*As long as the car is confirmed and paid for, there is no need to pay any deposit for the driving service.
Rentadriver.is will cover any damage liability as long as you accept the SCDW & GP Insurance Charges. If you choose not to include these Insurance Charges, then damage liability will fall on you.
*Insurance Charge is included in Price Quote from Rentadriver.is
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