Fines, Administration fees and other charges

Administration fees and other charges

Make sure you know our administration fees and other charges which you can easily avoid if you follow the terms and conditions of the rental contract. Read carefully. Almost all of our customers return their rental cars without paying any fines, fees or other charges. Save money by making sure you pay for parking and avoid speeding as fines are high in Iceland plus the administration fee. Return the rent a car with full tank of petrol, do not smoke in the car and do not return the car with any food leftovers and rubbish inside and please remember to take any of your belongings with you. Otherwise an extra charge will be applied.


Fines/Charges/FeesAmount [ISK]
Fine for smoking in car50.000
Fuel cost per liter for missing fuelAccording to daily rate at Olis
Fuel filling administration fee3.500
Administration fee for parking tickets2.000 (per ticket)
Administration fee for traffic violations2.000 (per request)
Administration fee for postal services of lost and found6.000

Emergency assistance

If a renter is responsible for immobilizing a vehicle and Dollar Rent A Car Iceland needs to assist the renter an emergency assistance fee applies according to the following:

Emergency assistance fee400 ISK/KM
Emergency assistance starter fee25.000 ISK

If the car rental agency/renter has to use a 3rd party to rescue or fetch the vehicle the emergency assistance fee will be according to the rescuing party's pricelist which the renter should familiarize himself/herself with. Dollar Rent A Car Iceland will always charge the emergency starting fee of 25.000 ISK.

Out of hours fee - Picking up outside of opening hours

See our opening hours.

Out of hours fee150 EUR