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Sami car hires from £64/day

This price is the cheapest per day rate found by a KAYAK user in the last 72 hours by searching for a car hire in Sami with a pick-up date of 3/8 and drop-off date of 7/8. Fares are subject to change and may not be available at all agencies or on all dates of hire. Click the price to replicate the search for this deal.
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Cheap car hire in Sami

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Opel Corsa car
Opel Corsa
or similar SMALL
2
2
4-5
M
£64/day
Suzuki Baleno car
Suzuki Baleno
or similar SMALL
4
2
4-5
M
£70/day
Class Intermediate Car car
Class Intermediate Car
or similar MEDIUM
5
3
4-5
M
£397/day
Jeep Renegade car
Jeep Renegade
or similar SUV
2
2
4-5
M
£133/day
Class Mini Car car
Class Mini Car
or similar SMALL
2
2
2-3
M
£65/day
Volkswagen Caddy car
Volkswagen Caddy
or similar VAN
4
2
4-5
M
£217/day
Kia Stonic car
Kia Stonic
or similar SUV
4
2
4-5
M
£118/day
Ford Focus Wagon car
Ford Focus Wagon
or similar SMALL
4
2
4-5
M
£131/day
Nissan Qashqai car
Nissan Qashqai
or similar SUV
5
3
4-5
M
£153/day
Best prices found by KAYAK users in the past 48 hours.

KAYAK’s top tips for hiring a car in Sami

  • Car hire in Sami provides you with one of the best opportunities to take control of your vacation and spend time exploring the town and the rest of Cephalonia without trying to figure out local transport networks and schedules or haggling with taxi drivers on costs to get anywhere. You can drive out to Melissani Cave or visit Karavomilos Lake before spending the day soaking up the sun on Karavomilos Beach. All of this without having to wait for anyone else. There are also several towns and villages on the island that are a short drive away from Sami, such as Agia Effimia, Valsamata and Omala.
  • Companies providing car hire in Sami will also offer the same services at Kefalonia Airport, which is less than an hour's drive away and likely to be both your arrival point and departure point for your trip. Companies like Avis, Budget, Enterprise and Hertz operate from company desks located in the Arrivals Hall of the airport as you exit the Baggage Claim area. Booking online through KAYAK is the best way to save money and time, and have a company representative meet you at the airport to escort you to your vehicle.
  • If you're used to driving on the left-hand side of the road, it might take a bit of time to get used to driving on the opposite side. For the most part, you'll need to be aware of pedestrians walking into the road and motorcycles weaving in and out of traffic. The roads in the town can get quite narrow, and feel even more narrow because of the number of cars parked on the side of the road. Make sure you drive slowly and keep your eye out for obstructions in your path.
  • Driving in Sami is similar to driving in the rest of Greece and you'll be dealing with similar difficulties. Traffic flows on the right-hand side of the road but you'll often see local drivers on the wrong side of the road or making a u-turn without warning. Speeding isn't a problem but locals are known to overtake when they shouldn't. There aren't any traffic lights or roundabouts in the town and the only thing directing traffic are stop signs.
  • 25% of our users found a car hire in Sami for £30 or less
  • Book your car hire in Sami at least 1 day before your trip in order to get a below-average price
  • Mini hire cars in Sami are around 1% cheaper than other car types, on average

FAQs about car hire in Sami

  • How much does it cost to hire a car in Sami?

    On average a car hire in Sami costs £42 per day.

  • What is the cheapest car hire company in Sami?

    In the past 72 hours, the cheapest car hires were found at Autounion Car Rental (£64/day), DISCOUNT.QUEBEC (£65/day) and Wheego (£397/day). In the last 72 hours the cheapest hire car price was found at Autounion Car Rental Sami Port null (1 miles from the city centre).

  • How much is the price of fuel in Sami?

    The average price of fuel in Sami is £6.01 per litre over the past 30 days. Filling up a tank of fuel costs between £72 and £96, depending on the car size.

  • What is the most popular car hire in Sami?

    Mini (Citroen C1 or similar) is the most frequently booked car hire type in Sami.

  • Which car hire agencies are at Cephalonia airport (EFL)?

    Car hire companies onsite at Cephalonia airport include ADDCAR RENTAL, Exer Rent a Car, Wheego, Europcar, Centauro, Rent Car Kefalonia, Avis, Alamo, Enterprise Rent-A-Car and Alma Car Hire.

  • Which car hire companies will pick you up at Cephalonia airport (EFL)?

    Car hire companies that offer shuttle or pick-up services from Cephalonia airport to off-airport locations include ADDCAR RENTAL, Europcar, Rent Car Kefalonia, Avis, Alamo, Enterprise Rent-A-Car, Hertz, GREEN MOTION, Budget and Thrifty.

  • How can I find car hires near me in Sami?

    Take a look at our extensive car hire location map to find the best car hire deals near you.

  • How much does a Mini car hire cost in Sami?

    A Mini car hire in Sami costs £42 per day, on average.

  • How much does an Economy car hire cost in Sami?

    An Economy car hire in Sami costs £41 per day, on average.

  • How much does a Compact car hire cost in Sami?

    A Compact car hire in Sami costs £39 per day, on average.

  • What is the most popular car hire location in Sami?

    In Sami, cars are most frequently hired at Autounion Car Rental Sami Port (1 miles from city centre).

  • How much does a car hire in Sami cost for a week?

    On average a car hire in Sami costs £293 per week (£42 per day).

  • How much does a car hire in Sami cost for a month?

    On average a car hire in Sami costs £1,256 per month (£42 per day).

  • Should I get insurance when hiring a car in Sami?

    Most car hire providers in Sami offer insurance but the level of protection can differ substantially. If you're unsure whether to get extra protection for your car hire in Sami, check out KAYAK's car hire insurance guide.

  • What type of car is recommended for driving in Sami?

    Companies offering car hire in Sami generally have a wide choice of vehicles to choose from, but a smaller and more compact model is easier to navigate along the narrow streets and in Sami traffic. If you're travelling with more people, consider hiring multiple vehicles instead of a large car. Smaller models are also lighter on fuel, will cost you less in the long run and they're easier to find parking for. If you need to hire a larger vehicle, opt for a thinner model.

  • What’s the speed limit in Sami?

    There aren't many signs for speed limits in and around the area but the typical speed is generally 50 km/h when you're in the built-up areas of the town, while the single carriageways on the outskirts of town are 90 km/h. The dual carriageways have both a minimum and maximum limit. The minimum limit is 70 km/h and the maximum is set at 110 km/h. There aren't any major motorways on the island, but the highways on the main island are set at 130 km/h.

  • Where are the best places to park in Sami?

    Parking in Sami is inexpensive but can often feel chaotic. There is no charge for the majority of parking on and around the island and locals and visitors alike are known for parking wherever they find a space along any road. There aren't many designated parking spots in the town and most cars are parked where they find a space on all roads.

Sami car hire reviews and directory

Autounion Car Rental

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2 locations in Sami

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Sami Port

+30 267 104 2499

Monday07:30 - 21:00
Tuesday07:30 - 21:00
Wednesday07:30 - 21:00
Thursday07:30 - 21:00
Friday07:30 - 21:00
Saturday07:30 - 21:00
Sunday07:30 - 21:00

ΕΟ Argostoliou Samis 3

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Sunnycars

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EO Argostoliou Samis 3

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¿¿ Argostoliou Samis 3

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SURPRICE CAR RENTAL

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Akti Miaoili 30

+30 267 102 9503

Monday09:00 - 21:00
Tuesday09:00 - 21:00
Wednesday09:00 - 21:00
Thursday09:00 - 21:00
Friday09:00 - 21:00
Saturday09:00 - 21:00
Sunday09:00 - 21:00

Kefallonia Paxoi

+30 267 102 9502

Monday09:00 - 21:00
Tuesday09:00 - 21:00
Wednesday09:00 - 21:00
Thursday09:00 - 21:00
Friday09:00 - 21:00
Saturday09:00 - 21:00
Sunday09:00 - 21:00

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Wheego

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2 locations in Sami

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Sami Port

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Sami Port

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Avis

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One location in Sami

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1, Konstantatou Sq.

+30 2674 023773

Monday09:00 - 21:00
Tuesday09:00 - 21:00
Wednesday09:00 - 21:00
Thursday09:00 - 21:00
Friday09:00 - 21:00
Saturday09:00 - 21:00
Sunday09:00 - 21:00

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Budget

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1, Konstantatou Sq.

+30 2674 023773

Monday09:00 - 21:00
Tuesday09:00 - 21:00
Wednesday09:00 - 21:00
Thursday09:00 - 21:00
Friday09:00 - 21:00
Saturday09:00 - 21:00
Sunday09:00 - 21:00

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DISCOUNT.QUEBEC

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Cheapest deal

One location in Sami

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Kefallonia Paxoi

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Selecta rent a car

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Sami Port

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Good to know

Most popular agency

Autounion Car Rental

Most popular car type

Mini

Average price

£42/day

Good deal

£30/day

When to book a car hire in Sami

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Car hire insurance in Sami

Collision Damage Waiver (CDW) & Theft Protection Waiver

Some Sami car providers already include Collision Damage Waiver (CDW) and Theft Protection Waiver into the hire price but not all of them. We recommend being aware of your coverage when hiring a car in Sami.

Deductible

Keep in mind that car hire insurances often have a deductible clause, which is the amount you’ll have to pay if something happens during the time of your hire. If you want to avoid unwanted surprises, you should consider adding a non-deductible option to your Sami car hire.