Rhodes Diagoras International Airport (RHO)
Car Hire / Rental
The island of Rhodes is small and it has an uncomplicated road network. A single major road runs the perimeter of the island, from which all major tourist destinations can be reached. Many visitors choose to hire a car at the Diagoras Airport (RHO), for the comfort and convenience that this mode of transport provides during their stay on Rhodes.
If you are considering renting a car here, we recommend that you arrange it ahead of your arrival at Diagoras Airport, to ensure that you get the exact make and model to suit your driving requirements.
Speed limits in Rhodes, Greece
Urban areas: 50 kph / 30 mph
Open roads: 110 kph / 70 mph
Motorways / highways: 120 kph / 75 mph
Car Rental, Driving and Parking in Rhodes
The roads around the island of Rhodes are generally in excellent condition and easy to navigate. There is a fairly dense network of local roads here and the island is quite large, meaning that it can take in excess of one hour to reach some destinations. However, most routes are extremely scenic, particularly along the coastal roads, and driving around Rhodes is generally relaxed, pleasant and stress-free.
Many people hiring a car at Diagoras Airport choose a small, compact vehicle, as some of the roads on the island can become narrow and a little bendy at times. Driving anti-clockwise around the island is especially popular and many visitors strongly believe that this is the best way to enjoy the sights. Parking is sometimes a problem in the busiest resorts, such as Rhodes Town, where spaces are quick to be taken. A number of car parks can be found next to the best beaches.
Rhodes Airport (RHO) Car Rental Companies
The following car rental companies have representatives at Rhodes Airport and their desks are located in the airport terminal building.
- Avis Auto Rental
- Budget Rent-a-Car
- Holiday Auto
- National / Alamo
Rhodes Airport (RHO) Car Rental