Car Rental Terms in Latvia

Reservation of rental vehicle class is confirmed. A vehicle of specific make or model is guaranteed: Economy class: Ford Fiesta, VW Polo, Opel Corsa, Hyundai Getz, Compact class(1): VW Golf, Opel Astra, Renault Megane, Ford Focus, VW Jetta Standard class: VW Passat, Skoda Octavia, Mazda 6, Chrysler sebring. 5+2 class: Opel Zafira, VW Touran, Renault Scenic Minivan class: Opel Vivaro, Renault Trafic

A daily rental fee is calculated for a 24-hour period. The rental fee includes technical maintenance and third party insurance. Fuel costs and car cleaning are not included in the rental fee. 

The lessee must produce a passport and driver’s licence. At the time of presenting the document, the remaining term of validity of the document must be at least 2 more months.

A charge of 15 EUR  is applicable per each driver indicated in the rental agreement

The rental car is insured against damage (CDW), theft and robbery (THW), as well as the mandatory third-party liability insurance (OCTA) is also applicable. The lessee’s deductible in case of damages inflicted upon the vehicle (CDW) is up to 450,00 EUR.

At the client’s discretion, the deductible for damages inflicted upon the hired car can be decreased from 450,00 EUR to 0 EUR. In such case, the client must make a payment for the decreased deductible, which depends on the number of days that the car is rented. 1- 3 days – 16,00 EUR per day; 4 – 6 days – 13,00 EUR per day; 7 – 15 days – 10,00 EUR per day; 16 – 30 days – 8,00 EUR per day; More than 31- day –  6,00 EUR per day.

The minimum age for the lessee/driver is 20 years. Drivers younger than 20 years of age will be charged with an additional daily payment of EUR 8,00. The payment for the car rental can be made with the following credit cards:VISA, AMEX, EC/MC. The expected rental fee and deductible deposit are pre-authorised to be charged to the lessee’s credit card not later then at the beginning of the rental period. Deductible deposit specified in the section of “Prices” and it’s unblocked automatically in 14 days period, if the lessee return a rented car in the same condition as it was given.

In Riga Airport and within 5km territory during weekdays from 9.00 until 18.00 free of charge. During other hours – EUR 15,00. Car delivery more than 5km area from Riga Airport- EUR 15,00 during weekdays from 9:00 untill 18:00 o”clock. During other hours EUR 30,00. 

If you need the car within 24 hours, before car booking in online system, please, contact Autorent by Telephone  +371 28 28 88 28 , to ensure the availability of cars, otherwise Autorent do NOT guarantee the free car.

If client wants to cancel or modify a reservation, the client must to inform about it not less then 72 hours before the beggining of a rental period. 

Please ask about one way rental- [email protected]

car-seat for children – EUR 3,50 day; navigation equipment: Becker, TomTom – EUR 3,50 day.

The amount of penalty for losing car documentation or keys is EUR 250,00. All fines for administrative and traffic violations, which have occurred while using the vehicle, must be covered by the lessee. Additional administration fee of EUR 50,00 will be calculated per each fine or administrative and traffic violation.

The vehicles are rented with full fuel tank. Upon returning the vehicle, a rate of EUR 1,50  will be charged per each litre of fuel shortage. The vehicles are rented clean. For returning dirty car a rate of 15 EUR will be charged. 

For light passenger vehicles and minivans – Latvia (for example Riga), Lithuania ( for example Vilnius), Estonia (for example Tallin).