DRIVER'S GUIDE

DRINKING & DRIVING

Drinking and driving is prohibited and penalties are severe.


SEAT BELTS & CHILD SEATS

- Always use the seat belts and appropriate child seats. Greece has seat belt law and penalties are severe.

- Always check the regulations for infant, baby or child seat.


RIGHT-HAND SIDE DRIVING

Pay attention to which side of the road you should drive on. Greece requires driving on the right-hand side of the road.


FINES

- Don't cross a continuous white line to change lanes or overtake - the fine could be heavy.

- Heavy fines are imposed for illegal parking.

- Speeding and other traffic offences such as using mobile phones whilst driving, can be subject to on-the-spot fines.


FOR YOUR SAFETY

- Don't leave money or items of value in an unattended vehicle and remove all other property whenever possible.

- Make a couple of copies of your passport and keep them in separate places.


DRIVING RESTRICTIONS

"MAGIC CARS" vehicles cannot be driven and / or dropped off outside the island of Skopelos. Should these restrictions be ignored, all insurance (Third Party Liability, Personal Accident Insurance, CDW), if accepted, shall be deemed, null and void. The driver will be held fully responsible in case of damage to or loss of the vehicle and will bear all consequences, including the cost of repatriation of the damaged vehicle.


DELIVERY & COLLECTION SERVICE

"MAGIC CARS" offers a delivery and collection service throughout the island at no extra charge. This option is available for booking via the Internet.


AGE RESTRICTIONS & EXCEPTIONS

- The minimum age for car rentals in Greece is 25 years of age for all vehicle groups.

- For the Luxury SUV Automatic the minimum age is strictly 30 years old.

- Vehicle groups Mini (A), Economy (B), and Compact (C) can be rented with a minimum age of 21 years.


ADDITIONAL DRIVERS
The person named on the reservation booking must be the main driver, present at time of rental and payer of any rental charges. Additional drivers other than the primary renter can be added with a fee of 3 euros per day. The additional driver must be physically present at the counter along with the primary driver, and must also produce his / her own driver's licence as well as meet the minimum age requirements for the rented car group.  There is no coverage for the damages caused by drivers not registered.


Telephone: +30 24240 23 250 - Mobile: +30 6973 790 936 - Email: magiccars@skopelos.net