2016 Toyota Yaris

or similar You will never be downgraded to a lesser model. If for some reason the vehicle is not available you will be upgraded. Automatic transmission vehicles will never be substituted with Manual transmission vehicles.
  • Manual
  • Hatchback
  • Petrol
  • 5 peopleThis vehicle seats 5 people at the most
  • 2 Bags This vehicle has room for 2 large Bags at the most
Vehicle Features
AUX Port
Bluetooth
Radio
USB Connection
Vehicle Description

- 5 passengers
- 4,1 l/100km
- Touch Screen radio
- A/C
- Space in boot for 2 large and 1 small suitcases

Review from a customer

Excellent. The guys were very responsive to all of my enquiries over email and on the phone.

  •  Robert  •  15. Jan 2017   •   Rented a Toyota Yaris from Lava Auto Car Rental in December 2016

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Extras

€9 / day
Message from supplier:
Great choice for families traveling with children.
€9 / day
€13 / dayMin: €13
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GPS
€16 / dayMin: €16
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Our portable 4G router keeps you connected and spares you roaming fees throughout your trip. 5gb data included.
€22Min: €22
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Only the person who's name is stated on the rental agreement is allowed to drive the vehicle. It is possible to register another driver for a small fee.
€121Min: €121
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Prepaying your fuel, offers you the comfort and spares you the time of having to worry about fuel expenses and refueling at the end of the rental.

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Excellent. The guys were very responsive to all of my enquiries over email and on the phone.

Robert  •  15. Jan 2017 Rented a Toyota Yaris from Lava Auto Car Rental in December 2016

good idea for studded tires in winter!

Joe  •  27. Jan 2017 Rented a Toyota Yaris from Lava Auto Car Rental in January 2017

Had one of the best car rental experiences ever with Lava Auto. We were picked up at the airport and the rental process was smooth and stress free! If you're looking for a place to rent a car from in Iceland, we would 100% recommend Lava Auto!

Ryan  •  23. Feb 2017 Rented a Toyota Yaris from Lava Auto Car Rental in February 2017

I purely recommend Lava Auto and Northbound as during our short journey to Iceland we have not faced any issue with car and the company. Service is great, car condition was perfect so You do not have to worry about any hidden costs!

Lava Auto and Northbound, see you next time on Iceland!

Pawel  •  22. Mar 2017 Rented a Toyota Yaris from Lava Auto Car Rental in March 2017

The car was perfect for us. We were three persons. We had enogh space and we had no big problems.
We noticed a wrong sound from the car on the first day but it was not a big deal and the guys from Lava Car fixed it in 20 minutes.
But when we had booked the car, we were four persons and we chose the car because the specifications said the car has enogh space for five persons and five baggage. We thought that would be a good option for four persons, four baggage and four backpacks but we never had enough space if we were four guys.
Fortunatelly, we were only three persons and the car was perfect.

I would give you 3 points if we were four guys but we were three guys so i will give 5 points :)

Florian  •  25. Jun 2017 Rented a Dacia Duster from Lava Auto Car Rental in June 2017

Daniel  •  25. Jun 2017 Rented a Toyota Land Cruiser Prado from Lava Auto Car Rental in June 2017

Lava Auto Car Rental is an honest company without any hard sellings. The car collection process was fast and no frills. They gave us a brand new car to drive. A bonus!

Chun Kiat  •  24. Jun 2017 Rented a Hyundai i10 from Lava Auto Car Rental in June 2017

My mom and I rented a car from Lava Auto Car Rental through northbound after searching through many reviews and worrying about some of the rental horror stories we had read online. The price of the car was pretty good for the week we needed it for and they were very flexible with our pick up as we had arrived in Iceland at 6 AM and took the Flybus to and from Reykjavik for the day. We were picked up at the airport around 4:30 PM and check in was quick and easy. We drove a small 2017 Hyundai i10 which seemed to be very good on gas and rented a Garmin GPS unit. Returning the car was just as easy and we were given a ride back to the airport in their shuttle. We did recommend that they let people know that if you are trying to get gas after hours that they need a credit card with a pin number or they can purchase a prepaid card when the gas station is open because we did run into that issue at night. All in all, we had a very positive experience with Lava Auto Car Rental and would recommend them to anyone traveling to Iceland.

Katherine  •  24. Jun 2017 Rented a Hyundai i10 from Lava Auto Car Rental in June 2017

Rented a vehicle from Lava through Northbound and everything went as planned with zero issues. Was picked up at airport as soon as we cleared passport control and was taken back in the same vehicle we rented and didn't have to switch our luggage around. Would definitely use both, when we visit Iceland again!

Shane  •  23. Jun 2017 Rented a Toyota Rav4 from Lava Auto Car Rental in June 2017

Lava Auto Car Rental is great place to go. They pick you up at the airport any time. We didn't have any problems.

Tomas  •  21. Jun 2017 Rented a Dacia Duster from Lava Auto Car Rental in June 2017

We had a great experience with Lava Rental. We were picked up from our early morning arrival and shuttled promptly to our car. We were not pressured to buy an extras but were kindly offered options. Returning the care went quick and smoothly and we were quickly shuttled back to the airport. Both parties we dealt with were friendly and helpful. I would definitely rent from Lava again

Ariel  •  21. Jun 2017 Rented a Hyundai i10 from Lava Auto Car Rental in June 2017

Our experience was fantastic. Everything went smoothly and we could enjoy the country thanks to the set up van. Very comfortable.

Maria Carmen  •  20. Jun 2017 Rented a Nissan NV200 from Lava Auto Car Rental in June 2017

The Dacia Duster was perfect for our family of 5. The manual transmission was very easy to shift
and we seemed to get very good mileage with the diesel fuel. It was a tight squeeze with our 5 pieces of 26" luggage, but Lava helped us out and held a couple of our bags for us temporarily. Our flight was late and it did take awhile to get our bags and exit the airport, so there was no one waiting for us and it did take a bit to get a ride. Not a big deal though and found the return very easy as well. Would use Lava again.

Lawrence  •  17. Jun 2017 Rented a Dacia Duster from Lava Auto Car Rental in June 2017

Hi, been to Iceland this June, and need to say the country is absolutely a magical place and would recommended for everybody to come and enjoy Iceland. To see the most of Iceland renting a car was the best option and we had a great experience with Northbound finding a best deal and a suitable car. We rented Dacia Duster from Lava Auto Car rental and it showed to be the prefect choice. The staff was very helpful, they meet us at the airport and it took just a short drive to their office where we picked up our car. As we arrived late in the evening and was a bit dark the guy just gave us the car and said if you notice anything wrong different than stated in the contract don't worry just take some pictures and send them by email. As we did the next morning when we found some scratches and when returning the car everything was alright. The car was new and it was just a pleasure to use it exploring Iceland. This was my first experience renting a car and it was a great choice. For some next trip to Iceland I'm definitely using the same company and hopefully the same car.

Denis  •  17. Jun 2017 Rented a Dacia Duster from Lava Auto Car Rental in May 2017

Lava Car Rental was by far the most responsive and easy to work with company I have yet to work with. Their team was full of genuinely caring people whose priority was making sure my experience was as good as it could be. Would recommend their services to anyone.

Alden  •  16. Jun 2017 Rented a Dacia Duster from Lava Auto Car Rental in June 2017

Very pleased, will recommend. Easy online booking, excellent communications from Northbound. Lava Auto Car: Airport pickup was perfect. Car rental process easy. Car in excellent shape. Staff very nice. Get the feeling of trust from them. Decided to return car day early to avoid 5AM car return to airport or to Lava office (special arrangements could have been made for lift to airport). We could have left the car at airport with keys in it, but we prefer inspection and sign-off before leaving country (years of experience!). They could accommodate either option, given they are not located at airport. Need lots of time at KEF airport as it is a madhouse at 5AM :-)

Andre  •  16. Jun 2017 Rented a Toyota Aygo from Lava Auto Car Rental in May 2017

Amazing car and service. The duster was incredible for fuel efficiency. Shuttle too and from airport was perfect and on time

Jason  •  16. Jun 2017 Rented a Dacia Duster from Lava Auto Car Rental in June 2017

I hadn't heard of either Northbound nor Lava before booking, but took a chance based on them being the best price i found. We booked a Dacia Duster 4x4 for 2 and a half weeks. It fit me, my husband, my mom, our 2 kids (with car seats!), and all of our camping gear. Tight fit but worked great for our budget! The car was very new (we doubled its kms). THe staff at the office were amazing- super friendly, relaxed and helpful. Free pick up (we arrived at 4am!) and drop off at the airport too! would definitely recommend :)

Katarzyna  •  15. Jun 2017 Rented a Dacia Duster from Lava Auto Car Rental in May 2017

Really pleased with the car rental service from Lava.Car was like brand new and drove really nicely.Would definitely recommend and next time I am visiting Iceland I won't be spending hours searching for the car rental agency as Lava will be my one and only choice!

Djordje  •  14. Jun 2017 Rented a Hyundai i10 from Lava Auto Car Rental in June 2017

We are SO happy to have found Lava Auto. They helped make our entire experience smooth an enjoyable, while also being economical. Crazy right? After visiting Iceland the first time we vowed if we were ever able to return, we would travel in a camper van as too many hours were lost trying to get to where we were sleeping. After doing a ton of research we found Lava. The booking process was a breeze, they met us at the airport with our name on a sign and brought us to their location. Check in was simple and we were on our way. The van was simply furnished but had everything we needed like a gas stove, a pan, bedding etc. When we returned they quickly got us back to the airport for our departure. The staff was super friendly and very helpful. I highly recommend them and will be using them again if we are ever fortunate enough to visit a third time!

Michelle  •  13. Jun 2017 Rented a Nissan NV200 from Lava Auto Car Rental in June 2017

Lava rental were great from pickup at the airport through to drop off at the end of the hire. Great company would recommend if you want to hire a car in Iceland.

Michael  •  07. Jun 2017 Rented a Dacia Duster from Lava Auto Car Rental in May 2017

Our first trip to Iceland was such a great experience ! Northbound was very good to deal with, Friendly and courteous. The Duster got us us everywhere we needed to go, and was great on fuel for the longer trips. With the exception of F roads, I highly recommend this vehicle for touring icelands spectacular attractions.

Art  •  05. Jun 2017 Rented a Dacia Duster from Lava Auto Car Rental in May 2017

Scott  •  05. Jun 2017 Rented a Dacia Duster from Lava Auto Car Rental in May 2017

I found that the most enjoyable part about Northbound was how comprehensive the site was. It seemed to overview every detail and incorporate as many rental companies as possible. It was comforting that I didn't have to jump and try to find the best price from twenty different sites.
Keep in mind that this is biased as I was mainly looking for 4x4's and not compacts.

Gilbert  •  05. Jun 2017 Rented a Dacia Duster from Lava Auto Car Rental in May 2017

Great price, good service, easy transaction. Recommended for a trip to Iceland!

Brian  •  31. May 2017 Rented a Dacia Duster from Lava Auto Car Rental in May 2017

We had a great experience! Would definitely rent through Northbound again. Plus the price was the best we could find.

Gillian  •  30. May 2017 Rented a Dacia Duster from Lava Auto Car Rental in May 2017

I found the rental via Lava Auto to be pretty seamless - one of the employees met us as we arrived and drove us straight to the Lava Auto (2 min drive). But that made it easier to then exit the airport. Northbound were extremely responsive and helpful before we arrived.

Victoria  •  30. May 2017 Rented a Dacia Duster from Lava Auto Car Rental in May 2017

I found the rental via Lava Auto to be pretty seamless - one of the employees met us as we arrived and drove us straight to the Lava Auto (2 min drive). But that made it easier to then exit the airport. Northbound were extremely responsive and helpful before we arrived.

Victoria  •  30. May 2017 Rented a Toyota Rav4 from Lava Auto Car Rental in May 2017

Fantastic, would recommend to anyone.
Can't fault them in anyway.
Will be using them again when we return.

Peter  •  24. May 2017 Rented a Nissan NV200 from Lava Auto Car Rental in May 2017

Excellent - competitively priced, and they were efficient, friendly, and provided us with all the necessary information we needed including some valuable tips on avoiding damage to the vehicle (such as keeping a firm grip on the door handles during high winds.)

John  •  23. May 2017 Rented a Toyota Aygo from Lava Auto Car Rental in May 2017

Lava Auto Car Rental and their services was just amazing. Very fast ,super friendly staff and all my expences much better than I've expected. Return was so symple ,I just left the car in the airport carpark with the keys inside and went for my flight ..hope I'll get back one day..easy going company. Highly recomended!! Jan&Dominika

Dominika  •  19. May 2017 Rented a Dacia Duster from Lava Auto Car Rental in May 2017

very friendly staff

Stuart  •  19. May 2017 Rented a Dacia Duster from Lava Auto Car Rental in May 2017

Absolutely fantastic experience. Met at the airport even though the plane was early by 30 mins. Transfer took 5 mins & we were given a new van which was stocked with very warm sleeping bags (down to minus 15 degrees) super comfy pillows & ingenious bed/seating combo. The heater in the van was a life saver as it was cold, wet & very stormy on a couple of days we were there. The van coped beautifully with the gravel roads.

Michelle  •  15. May 2017 Rented a Nissan NV200 from Lava Auto Car Rental in May 2017

Everything went smoothly from pick up to drop off

Martin  •  13. May 2017 Rented a Dacia Duster from Lava Auto Car Rental in April 2017

One of the Hotels we made the booking at recommended you car rental service in their welcome email. We are in love with Iceland after our first trip there and the car we rented made it perfect. Thank you, we will definitely come back one day!

Maxym  •  11. May 2017 Rented a Toyota Land Cruiser Prado from Lava Auto Car Rental in April 2017

Lava Car Rental was great! Truly.
Major travel oops happened when I thought our group was arriving in Iceland in the PM when actually it was early in the morning, VERY early. Despite me having a completely different pick up time, they came to the airport to pick us up right when they opened and got us the car for us to begin exploring right away. The car was great; got a manual diesel (highly recommend) and drove fantastic since many roads are a bit rough with pot holes and gravel, etc. Both people that assisted in the pick up and drop off at the airport were very friendly and seemed interested in our plans and experiencing. A+

Sabina  •  10. May 2017 Rented a Dacia Duster from Lava Auto Car Rental in May 2017

Everything went great and smooth! We were picked up on time and the service was great!

Julia  •  09. May 2017 Rented a Toyota Aygo from Lava Auto Car Rental in May 2017

Lava car rental was fantastic! Very friendly and super nice. I recommend Lava car rentals!

Kimberly  •  06. May 2017 Rented a Dacia Duster from Lava Auto Car Rental in May 2017

The car was in superb condition, easy to drive in, and gentle on the gas tank. Pickup and drop off was a breeze compared to other major brands in the airport, no long queue, no hassle. We had some flight timing issue last minute and they promptly accommodated the booking to our timing, excellent service there!

Jenn Hau  •  05. May 2017 Rented a Dacia Duster from Lava Auto Car Rental in April 2017

Alvaro  •  03. May 2017 Rented a Dacia Duster from Lava Auto Car Rental in April 2017

courteous service, reliable, fair and excellent rental! we reviewed and researched and rented from lava for our six-day adventure with our nine-year old. lava did not disappoint! they picked us up from the airport and had a straightforward contract, and didn't mince words. we had a pretty cool sub-suv with studded snow tires. highly, highly recommend lava for your tour of iceland.

Heseon  •  02. May 2017 Rented a Dacia Duster from Lava Auto Car Rental in April 2017

Everything was perfectly arranged! From airport pick up to airport drop off!

Bert  •  02. May 2017 Rented a Toyota Aygo from Lava Auto Car Rental in April 2017

Everything went very well when renting with Lava Auto. Any questions I had were answered, there was a very simple pick-up and drop-off procedure, the car (2016 Rav4) worked perfectly, the gps and wifi worked as good as could be expected for the location of our road-trip. I honestly don't have a single complaint about the whole process.

Ian  •  01. May 2017 Rented a Toyota Rav4 from Lava Auto Car Rental in April 2017

A great experience, the car was perfect, Lava was easy to work with and very nice! Would definitely rent with them again!

Laura  •  30. Apr 2017 Rented a Dacia Duster from Lava Auto Car Rental in March 2017

Lava Auto Car Rental was great. They picked us up and dropped us off at the airport, which is just a couple minutes from their building. The car was really nice and perfect for Iceland roads and weather.

David  •  27. Apr 2017 Rented a Dacia Duster from Lava Auto Car Rental in April 2017

Awesome!! Brand new car!

Samuel  •  26. Apr 2017 Rented a Dacia Duster from Lava Auto Car Rental in January 2017

Booking our car hire from Reykjavik airport was very straightforward from the UK. When we arrived we were met by Lava Auto Car rentals at the airport, and taken the short journey to the Lava office to complete forms. It was a pleasure to deal with Lava staff. Everything as pleasant, and there was no pressure to buy things like extra insurance that we didn't need. We really enjoyed the car, a Dacia Duster. The price seemed very reasonable, and less than using one of the standard international companies. The return was straight forward - as we had an early start, we left the car in a parking site at the airport. I would for sure go through Northbound/Lava again.

Gill  •  26. Apr 2017 Rented a Dacia Duster from Lava Auto Car Rental in April 2017

I could not have imagined a greater rental experience for myself. From pickup at the airport to the dropoff, they were an absolute pleasure to deal with. Not only was our vehicle fantastic, but we also received tips on where to go at night and where to eat.

Friendly staff. Excellent service. HIGHLY RECOMMEND FOR ANYONE WANTING TO TRAVEL ICELAND BY VEHICLE.

Troy

Troy  •  25. Apr 2017 Rented a Hyundai Tucson from Lava Auto Car Rental in April 2017

Service good (as in sport - when referee's work is perfect, nobody notice him) - no delay, no fuss, no hassle. Car - same as advertised (Dacia Duster diesel), good condition, no problems. Price - somewhat lower than in other companies.

Paulius  •  24. Apr 2017 Rented a Dacia Duster from Lava Auto Car Rental in April 2017

Great Service! Were having an issue closing the roof top carrier(new to it nothing wrong with the equipment) and they were ready to be with us in few minutes but we figured out on our own.

Manjula  •  22. Apr 2017 Rented a Toyota Land Cruiser Prado from Lava Auto Car Rental in March 2017

The experience was amazing. Very easy pickup and drop off and the car exceeded our expectations.

Christopher  •  22. Apr 2017 Rented a Toyota Rav4 from Lava Auto Car Rental in April 2017

Delighted. Excellent service, excellent car.

Mark  •  21. Apr 2017 Rented a Hyundai Tucson from Lava Auto Car Rental in April 2017

Great experience!

Richard  •  20. Apr 2017 Rented a Dacia Duster from Lava Auto Car Rental in March 2017

Excellent service and friendly atmosphere with Lava Car Rental. The Dacia run great with a good mileage rate.

Andriy  •  19. Apr 2017 Rented a Dacia Duster from Lava Auto Car Rental in April 2017

Smooth experience. Car was in perfect condition (Renault Duster). Not a corporate experience. The employees were very friendly and helpful.

Adrian  •  18. Apr 2017 Rented a Dacia Duster from Lava Auto Car Rental in April 2017

The pickup went smooth, we felt a little bad because we were late arriving to the airport, but the employee picking us up was very nice and cordial. Collecting the car was a breeze, they were thorough but effective, ensuring we felt comfortable and knowledgeable. The car performed well, next time we might choose a little bit larger of a car (just a personal preference), but we had no issues. Returning the car was easy, with little to no hassle, and within 24-hours I received an email checking up, to ensure we had a good visit using their car.

Eric  •  18. Apr 2017 Rented a Toyota Aygo from Lava Auto Car Rental in April 2017

We had a great experience with our rental car in Iceland. Our flight was delayed, so we had to call Lava to come get us, but they made the rental process very easy. The car was excellent - just what we needed for our tour of south Iceland. We were surprised about the studs on the tires, however we were very glad of them when driving through blizzards! The navigation (included with rental) was a lifesaver and the car was clean and new. I shopped around and Lava offered the best price on a 4WD car. Return couldn't have been easier - we just dropped the car off in the lot opposite the terminal. Thanks so much.

Ross  •  17. Apr 2017 Rented a Dacia Duster from Lava Auto Car Rental in April 2017

Absolutely satisfied with the car, with the Service, good Price. It was one of the best travels in my life.

Andreas  •  17. Apr 2017 Rented a Dacia Duster from Lava Auto Car Rental in March 2017

Great! They were extremely on time in waiting for me at the airport - it was a short 4 minutes drive to their car rental location. Communication with them whilst renting the car is perfect, they were up front about all the costs and insurance, and very patient in explaining to me the different terms and conditions as well.

Would definitely rent from them again!

Hannah  •  17. Apr 2017 Rented a Dacia Duster from Lava Auto Car Rental in March 2017

Great. It was good to feel that the car I was looking at on the site would be the car I'd actually get. I emailed ahead to check on the spec of the car and got a clear response beforehand, so that was great.

Tom  •  16. Apr 2017 Rented a Hyundai Tucson from Lava Auto Car Rental in April 2017

We were contacted prior to arrival Reykjavik by txt message and met by a friendly Lava Auto representative at the airport. He took us to the office a few minutes on the way towards Reykjavik. Paperwork was done in a very short time so opposite to what I expected this actually went quicker than when I've been renting from rentals that have offices at the airports (no standing in line or searching for the car). Returning the car at the Lava office was just as easy, and they drove us to the airport. We were a party of 4. The Dacia Duster we rented was clean (when we picked it up ;-) ) and in good shape. I can easily recommend Lava Auto for your car rental service.

Thomas Alsted  •  16. Apr 2017 Rented a Dacia Duster from Lava Auto Car Rental in April 2017

Awesome. Representative met us at airport with our name on a sign (we waited 10 minutes or so). Had a small incident with the rep driving us back to the office to sign paperwork, but honestly just added a fun memory to the trip. Car ran great and was perfect for our road trip. Zero issues with the car. Really appreciated the rep looking for us in the road when we were trying to return the car. That helped us a lot and greatly appreciated it. Will recommend to friends and would rent from there again without hesitation.

John  •  14. Apr 2017 Rented a Dacia Duster from Lava Auto Car Rental in March 2017

Our rental was fantastic . The experience was awesome and much better than I expected. Thanks for making our first experience in Iceland a great one.

Maria  •  12. Apr 2017 Rented a Dacia Duster from Lava Auto Car Rental in April 2017

We were very pleased with Lava Auto. We had read stories online that made renting a car in Iceland stressful. Then we found the Northbound site and booked through Lava. Everything was great - a fair price that included insurance and GPS, easy pick up and drop off and the car was almost brand new. We were very happy!

Efren  •  10. Apr 2017 Rented a Dacia Duster from Lava Auto Car Rental in April 2017

great!

Sara  •  10. Apr 2017 Rented a Dacia Duster from Lava Auto Car Rental in March 2017

The whole car rental experience went very smoothly. The customer service was friendly and efficient, and the Dacia Duster 4x4 car coped well with five passengers on both good and bad road surfaces and in a variety of weather conditions. There were no problems throughout the five day hire period.

Raymond  •  10. Apr 2017 Rented a Dacia Duster from Lava Auto Car Rental in April 2017

Excellent experience. We were picked up at the airport by a Lava associate and driven to their office, which is less than 5 minutes from the airport. The customer service was excellent and they even provided a great restaurant recommendation. I would definitely use Lava again.

Eric  •  09. Apr 2017 Rented a Dacia Duster from Lava Auto Car Rental in April 2017

They were very reliable. And the car was in good condition.

Sanghamitra  •  06. Apr 2017 Rented a Toyota Yaris from Lava Auto Car Rental in March 2017

The best car rental experience I've ever had. No joke! I was nervous when booking a car rental out of the country but Lava made it so easy! They came to the airport to pick us up in the vehicle, were incredibly friendly and informative and then took us back to the airport when it was time for us to depart again. There were no hidden fees (my first time not having hidden fees on a car rental) and they made sure we were very comfortable with everything before sending us on our way. I would highly recommend Lava Auto Car Rental!

Kaitlin  •  05. Apr 2017 Rented a Toyota Aygo from Lava Auto Car Rental in March 2017

We are more than happy with Lava auto car rental. Pleasant staff, good car, everything went smoothly from start till the end. All in all, I can recommend it to everyone.

Ivan  •  05. Apr 2017 Rented a Toyota Aygo from Lava Auto Car Rental in March 2017

We had a great experience renting a Dacia Duster off Lava Autos. The car was excellent, very economical and great to drive. We initially booked a different car then decided to change, Northbound made this very easy to do and we were grateful that we had changed to the Duster. Auto Lava provided an excellent service, customer care was good and the service was very efficient. We were very happy.

Emma  •  04. Apr 2017 Rented a Dacia Duster from Lava Auto Car Rental in March 2017

Very happy with company and rental car. We were picked up from the airport, taken to the office to complete paperwork with minimal fuss and then we were on our way. No pressure to take out additional insurances. Fantastic car, glad we found this company online.

Ilona  •  03. Apr 2017 Rented a Dacia Duster from Lava Auto Car Rental in March 2017

Lava was one of the less expensive car rental companies. The service was outstanding, the employees were very friendly, and the car was awesome. Will definitely rent from them again the next time we visit Iceland.

Eric  •  03. Apr 2017 Rented a Toyota Aygo from Lava Auto Car Rental in March 2017

Sebastian  •  03. Apr 2017 Rented a Dacia Duster from Lava Auto Car Rental in March 2017

We had a really great experience with Northbound! From the moment we booked our cars, until they were waiting for us at the airport to pick us up, assigning our cars, and until we returned them at Northbound and got a ride back to the airport. Nothing could have went any smoother than it did. Renting and driving cars was the easiest part of planning this trip. I can strongly recommend Northbkunf if you are going to Iceland and want affordable and good cars to take you around in Iceland!

Floyd  •  03. Apr 2017 Rented a Dacia Duster from Lava Auto Car Rental in March 2017

Vidar was fantastic and very accommodating.
I would definitely use Lava Auto Car Rental again and will recommend their services to anybody who is travelling to Iceland.

Nicholas  •  03. Apr 2017 Rented a Toyota Aygo from Lava Auto Car Rental in March 2017

Excellent! Lava's man was waiting for me at exit door, in perfect time. He was very kind, clear and useful. The car worked very week, also wifi and GPS goes perfectly.

Giovanni  •  01. Apr 2017 Rented a Dacia Duster from Lava Auto Car Rental in March 2017

Simply perfect. Our car was clean, in perfect shape, and the service from lava auto was excellent. Also some changes to our order, was easily handled by Runar from Northbound.is which we chose to book through. We will not hesitate to use Northbound and lava auto again.

Bjørn  •  30. Mar 2017 Rented a Dacia Duster from Lava Auto Car Rental in March 2017

My experience with Northbound and Lava Car Rental was very positive. Great customer service. The car was exactly as we wanted and in good condition. Also best price we could find for our dates. Would highly recommend.

James  •  30. Mar 2017 Rented a Dacia Duster from Lava Auto Car Rental in March 2017

The car was very good, nearly new. It took a short time to take the car at the airport late night, and it was uncomplicated to give it back on Sunday early morning

Gerhard  •  30. Mar 2017 Rented a Dacia Duster from Lava Auto Car Rental in March 2017

These guys are reliable - met us at the airport, drove us to the rental office, we were on our way within a few sort minutes. Return was even easier - a quick inspection of the car, and we were driven back to KEF - seamless, courteous service - would definitely work with them again!

Alex  •  30. Mar 2017 Rented a Toyota Rav4 from Lava Auto Car Rental in March 2017

Great. Only issue was they were a little late picking us up at the airport. I almost called them when the person showed up. But everyone we encountered there was very nice and helpful

Jordan  •  29. Mar 2017 Rented a Dacia Duster from Lava Auto Car Rental in March 2017

The company was extremely helpful right from the beginning. The vehicle was clean and ready when we requested it. The vehicle was delivered to our Guesthouse. The vehicle was properly equipped and we had not complaints in any way. I was especially happy with the GPS as it makes getting around the island so very simple. Best Price for best vehicle, along with good reviews from Trip Adviser. When I had an issue that required me to stay longer than intended the customer support went from a "customer" to a friend, everyone I dealt with showed real genuine concern for my situation and helped me throughout the entire process. Such customer service defines the the business. It was clear to me that I wasn't just a number but viewed as a friend. Coming from a small town in Canada it was reassuring that such qulaities exist still in this world.

David  •  28. Mar 2017 Rented a Dacia Duster from Lava Auto Car Rental in March 2017

Couldn't fault them. They were waiting for us at arrivals took us on a 5 minute journey to the office to pick up the car. Friendly staff. Easy drop off couldn't have been easier. Thank you :)

Katherine  •  28. Mar 2017 Rented a Dacia Duster from Lava Auto Car Rental in March 2017

The rental ran smoothly. Received a brand new 2017 Hyundai 4 X 4 on arrival which was above expectation. Handover process was quick. No problems experienced during rental period.
Would recommend company

Gabrielle  •  25. Mar 2017 Rented a Toyota Rav4 from Lava Auto Car Rental in March 2017

Best car rental in Iceland, professional pick up from the Airport, good car (gps included) I only can recommend this Company for hire a car.
Perfect.

Simone  •  25. Mar 2017 Rented a Dacia Duster from Lava Auto Car Rental in March 2017

It was great

Phakaphol  •  22. Mar 2017 Rented a Hyundai Tucson from Lava Auto Car Rental in March 2017

Our experience of Lava Auto was very pleasant. We were warmly greeted at the airport, had a short transfer to the rental office, and were on our way within 15 minutes.

The car and the service were both fantastic, and we would definitely use Lava Auto again should we return to Iceland.

Jack  •  22. Mar 2017 Rented a Toyota Aygo from Lava Auto Car Rental in March 2017

Fantastic - couldn't ask for a better service

Harriet  •  21. Mar 2017 Rented a Dacia Duster from Lava Auto Car Rental in March 2017

The whole transaction process was very smooth. A representative was waiting for us upon our early arrival. No hassles with trying to sell us extras.

Allan  •  19. Mar 2017 Rented a Dacia Duster from Lava Auto Car Rental in March 2017

Exiting and i unforgetable trip!! All was perfect with northbound. Would rent again with you if I can come back one summer in the future!! Thanks

Laura  •  19. Mar 2017 Rented a Dacia Duster from Lava Auto Car Rental in March 2017

bonjour nous n'avons pas eu la toyota mais un duster car il y avait eu des grosses chutes de neige et franchement tant mieux car très confortable et nous a permis de prendre des routes que l'on aurait surement pas pris avec la toyota
vraiment très satisfait

Joel  •  18. Mar 2017 Rented a Toyota Aygo from Lava Auto Car Rental in March 2017

Really great experience with these guys. No fuss, easy to get to. Great airport pick up / drop off service. The car had everything we needed and was a really great deal in the end. For drivers who haven't been to Iceland before and we're not familiar with its winter conditions, I felt safe and assured with this company.

Kushal  •  18. Mar 2017 Rented a Dacia Duster from Lava Auto Car Rental in March 2017

I had a great experience with Lava Auto! The process of getting the car was extremely easy (we were picked up at the airport exactly when we had arranged to be picked up), the car we rented (a 2017 Dacia Duster) was in great condition and did well driving in all types of weather and road conditions on our trip around the Ring Road, and we were not given any unexpected charges when we came to return the car at the end of our trip. I would recommend this company to others. Thanks Lava Auto!

Madeline  •  17. Mar 2017 Rented a Dacia Duster from Lava Auto Car Rental in March 2017

The car was almost new (~1400km), I enjoyed the driving through the country, especially on gravel roads. Fuel consumption was low, as the speed regulations do not permit high speed! :)The staff at Lava Auto was were helpful and friendly. They gave us a discount card on fuel also. I was happy to support a local growing company. I recommend Northbound an Lava Auto for everyone.

Gergo  •  17. Mar 2017 Rented a Dacia Duster from Lava Auto Car Rental in March 2017

Everything was great! The shuttle to and from the airport was convenient. Staff were friendly and helpful. The car was in great condition.

Natalie  •  17. Mar 2017 Rented a Toyota Rav4 from Lava Auto Car Rental in February 2017

Lava Auto is great, rent fron them

Chouzan J  •  17. Mar 2017 Rented a Dacia Duster from Lava Auto Car Rental in March 2017

Loved the Dacia Duster, it handled perfectly on the icy, snowy roads. The heated seats and GPS were an added bonus.

Karmela  •  17. Mar 2017 Rented a Dacia Duster from Lava Auto Car Rental in March 2017

My experience was very very good. people are very nice. car was perfect. I reccommend highly LAVA auto

Etienne  •  16. Mar 2017 Rented a Dacia Duster from Lava Auto Car Rental in March 2017

Our car rental with Lava car rental through Northbound was absolutely excellent!! We were met at the airport and taken to the office where our suv was waiting all warmed up. The process was simple and smooth. The representative who met us was wonderful and helpful! I have never been so impressed with a car rental agency in my travel life (and I travel a lot) Excellent, excellent !

Judith  •  14. Mar 2017 Rented a Dacia Duster from Lava Auto Car Rental in February 2017

Great! Comfortable car. We never had any problem. And we drove it during the winter.

I was looking for the "perfect" car and also with the rental office located very close to the airport. I did not like the companies that were AT the airport. Northbound was 5mns away. We even got to leave the car at the airport on the way back which made it very convenient as we had to be at the airport by 500 am! Will definitively pick Northbound on our next trip. Also the price was very comparable if not a little bit cheaper.

Beatrice  •  13. Mar 2017 Rented a Toyota Rav4 from Lava Auto Car Rental in February 2017

My car rental experience with Lava was perfect. From pickup at the airport to drop off, I had zero issues.

At first I was a little concerned because I'm used to booking with one of the bigger companies like Budget or Thifty but Lava proved to be no different when it comes to the entire process, which is a good thing because the price was great! No pressure during the initial paperwork and the Dacia Duster I rented from them was a great car. I'd definitely rent with Lava again.

Alexander  •  13. Mar 2017 Rented a Dacia Duster from Lava Auto Car Rental in February 2017

Perfect. Simple efficient and issue solving.

Marius Bella  •  13. Mar 2017 Rented a Dacia Duster from Lava Auto Car Rental in February 2017

Excellent, quick and efficient. The car Jeep was exactly what we needed for our snowy stay in Iceland

Elaine  •  13. Mar 2017 Rented a Dacia Duster from Lava Auto Car Rental in March 2017

Our experience with Lava Auto was incredible. The Dacia Duster was met our expectations and was as expected in the ad. We love our stay in Iceland and will recommand Lava Auto.

Celine  •  13. Mar 2017 Rented a Dacia Duster from Lava Auto Car Rental in February 2017

We recently rented a Dacia Duster from Lava Auto and had a fantastic experience!! From being picked up from the airport on time, to being guided through how the car worked, we felt that we were truly cared about. We would 100% recommend renting through them. Furthermore, the car was brand new and fully equipped to navigate the Icelandic terrain. Thanks for such a great experience!

Declan  •  12. Mar 2017 Rented a Dacia Duster from Lava Auto Car Rental in February 2017

Very good!

Richard  •  11. Mar 2017 Rented a Dacia Duster from Lava Auto Car Rental in February 2017

The service was pretty goods and the car was exactly what we where looking for. Can't complaint about anything

Dominic  •  10. Mar 2017 Rented a Dacia Duster from Lava Auto Car Rental in February 2017

Hi

A very good experience, the paperwork was quick and efficient, they collected me from the airport, and delivered me back, and even made me a coffee. The car was a Duster which I drive at home, fitted with studs and performed excellently in the bad weather which made the holiday more interesting and the scenery superb, great holiday helped by Lava, prices I felt were good, I opted for the premium insurance policy, and on reflection because of the bad weather was glad I did, it added to the cost but gave me peace of mind. I will be returning to Iceland and will be using Lava.

David  •  10. Mar 2017 Rented a Dacia Duster from Lava Auto Car Rental in February 2017

I booked through Northbound for my four-day trip in Iceland and I'm really glad I ended up with Lava, because they have exceptional service and amazing hospitality! Hands down best car rental experience I've ever had, all the employees are very personable and the owner was extremely helpful in orienting me with the country, especially since I was travelling solo. The car was well-maintained and I even got upgraded to an SUV, which was a lot better for driving through the tough weather conditions. I will definitely be renting from you guys again! Thank you so much!

Christine  •  09. Mar 2017 Rented a Toyota Yaris from Lava Auto Car Rental in February 2017

A happy customer here for Lava Auto in Iceland! It took me absolutely so. very. long. to sort through all the reviews from the plethora of car rentals available at Keflavik airport (thanks northbound.is for reviews as well as trip advisor) and obtain a semblance of satisfaction for making the right choice. But, my gut feel proved right and we couldn't be more pleased with our experience with Lava!! We arrived back home just a few days ago. The staff were friendly, communicative, very informative, and genuinely wanted for us to have a great trip. I feel like we had a more intimate experience due to the company being small and unique. The Dacia Duster we rented was almost brand new and we formed a special bond together, haha. I should say to take note of their hours of operation. Although I said we were arriving at 5am, didn't arrive until six which wasn't specifically communicated to us. I read somewhere that they open at 6am and the driver was at the airport with a sign promptly at 6am, which worked out perfectly for us after spending eons in the Duty Free store, but i wanted to give the heads up for those who may be wondering where the driver is at 5:30am or so. Overall, I would definitely rent from this company again, but ask for clarification for when the pick up would be. The drop of at the airport was swift with great conversation! Also, booking the rental through northbound.is was easy and seamless. We actually found a better rate there than the actual Lava website. Win!

Katharine  •  06. Mar 2017 Rented a Dacia Duster from Lava Auto Car Rental in February 2017

Great experience with Lava Auto! Our car was new and very clean. By the time we collected our luggage, we had someone waiting for us to take us to Lava, which was less than a 5 minute drive. Very friendly. We added on the Wifi once we got there with no problem. We returned the car and again, completely professional and friendly service taking us back to the airport. Highly recommend this company!!

Holly  •  06. Mar 2017 Rented a Dacia Duster from Lava Auto Car Rental in February 2017

I can recommend Lava Auto without any doubts. Representative greeted us in airport and gave short ride to the office. Rental process went smoothly, no unneeded questions. We got relatively new SUV with very good winter tires. Also we got discount card for fuel.

Marius  •  06. Mar 2017 Rented a Dacia Duster from Lava Auto Car Rental in February 2017

Excellent. Great service, car as booked, new clean vehicle. No delay at collection or return and none of the nonsense some of big rental companies go on with.

Eamonn  •  05. Mar 2017 Rented a Dacia Duster from Lava Auto Car Rental in February 2017

incredible experience. so easy to deal with, extremely friendly and extremely helpful. spent a week in iceland with my partner and the car was great. had winter tyres on which was brilliant as it was heavy snow while we were there. got picked up and dropped back of at the airport, lovely and personal and didnt have to sit on horrible buses and coaches for transfers. will definitely use these guys again. they were also the cheapest i found for the best vehicle. highly recommend the darcia duster.

Joe  •  03. Mar 2017 Rented a Dacia Duster from Lava Auto Car Rental in February 2017

The staff were very helpful and friendly and made check in a pleasure. It helps that we all support the same football team! The car was just what we needed for our trip. I had read some scary stories about renting in Iceland but Lava were great. I would certainly recommend them when traveling to Iceland.

Louise  •  03. Mar 2017 Rented a Dacia Duster from Lava Auto Car Rental in February 2017

Our experience with Northbound was excellent. The car was in a very good condition, pick-up and drop-off went smoothly and we did not have any problem with the car during our stay. The main reason why we chose Northbound was the fact that there is special category of 4x4 cars listed and offered by Northbound on their website which we could choose from and then also the price was good. I really recommend this car rental company.

Terezia  •  03. Mar 2017 Rented a Dacia Duster from Lava Auto Car Rental in February 2017

Experience was great! My expectations were far exceeded. I would recommend Northbound and Lava Auto to anyone. By far the best auto rental agency I've ever rented from.

Charles  •  02. Mar 2017 Rented a Dacia Duster from Lava Auto Car Rental in February 2017

I would like to highlight the excellent experience that was to choose Lava car to rent the vehicle for our four day stay in the beautiful country of Iceland. First the simple but very friendly attention, agile, attentive. I consider that the reception and delivery times were minimal and the representative of the company very kind and attentive to our doubts. Secondly the Dacia 4x4 that did not know it, resulted an excellent vehicle, diesel, spacious and very economical for its efficiency in fuel consumption. With all the credit for the experience gained, I highly recommend this car rental company for all of the above, and I hope to have the opportunity to return to Iceland and to return to Lava auto

Mario  •  27. Feb 2017 Rented a Dacia Duster from Lava Auto Car Rental in February 2017

Having just got back from our trip to Iceland i can say without a doubt that lava auto car rental have been the best car hire service we have ever used! From being picked up at the airport when we arrived, to being dropped back off at the airport for our return flight. We booked online, after searching for 4x4 rentals in Iceland. Received quick responses to our queries and we were allowed to make changes to our initial booking without charge or issues. We hired a Dacia Duster 4x4 which was a January 2017 model, which was brilliant and did not have a single fault, we drove it all over the Island and we were extremely surprised by its excellent fuel economy. The team a Lava auto were professional and very helpful - all paperwork done without any wait and return was faster then expected (no hassle). Without a doubt i can thoroughly recommend lava auto for quality service with a smile and good value!

Arvind  •  27. Feb 2017 Rented a Dacia Duster from Lava Auto Car Rental in February 2017

Lava auto were brilliant, very professional, friendly and courteous. No waiting in line at a busy rental desk, Lava employee ready waiting at the airport with our rental car. Car was great value for money, we were also given a discount card to use in certain fuel stations. We were then dropped back off at the airport at the end of our holiday. Great service!!

Andrew  •  26. Feb 2017 Rented a Dacia Duster from Lava Auto Car Rental in February 2017

We absolutely loved the Duster that we rented for our ring road journey from Lava Auto. It drove very nice and had the perfect amount of room for us, without being too small or too large, all while getting really great fuel mileage! The guys at the rental location were great to work with and very friendly. We will be sure to use them again for our next trip. We highly recommend this company to rent your car from.

Brian  •  25. Feb 2017 Rented a Dacia Duster from Lava Auto Car Rental in February 2017

It was great, everything function easy and reliable. All enployees are very friendly.

Sarah  •  24. Feb 2017 Rented a Dacia Duster from Lava Auto Car Rental in February 2017

this was our first experience in winter in Island and this was more than great because in this winter season , you really need a vehicle to rely on.
The Duster's were great, like brand new ones, with the GPS included , which is by the way very interesting to chase after the hot springs in the country side.
Pick-up upon arrival at the airport by the technicians from LAVA was on time and "gentle" and the drop-off at P1 when returning just close to the departure building is very convenient especially because our flight was very early
Thanks and BR

Patrick  •  22. Feb 2017 Rented a Dacia Duster from Lava Auto Car Rental in January 2017

Great Experience...Runar picked up at the Airport at 4:30 in the morning and had us on our way shortly there-after. Vehicles are new, service was great and I will certainly be using Northbound for my next rental. The two things that set them apart from the competition was when we got our dates wrong and it was a none issue. Secondly, we inadvertently parked in a taxi zone and the worked with the local police to a) advise us via email that we had parked in a no parking zone and b) to avoid us being towed. Good Job & Thank you!

Al  •  22. Feb 2017 Rented a Dacia Duster from Lava Auto Car Rental in February 2017

Quick and easy option to start exploring the Icelandic country, and beats all the major airport rentals.

Justin  •  20. Feb 2017 Rented a Toyota Rav4 from Lava Auto Car Rental in February 2017

The experience I had with this rental was excellent. I researched online prior to choosing Northbound/Lava rentals and they were by far the best priced option. They arrange to meet you in arrivals then it's a short trip to the branch located just off the airport grounds, on the main road to Reykjavik. The handover was very quick and they are a very laid back company and put a lot of trust you and even asked me to call back in the morning if I did not agree with their assessment on the state of the car as we had arrived in the dark. I was also pleasantly surprised to see that I was upgraded from a duster to a Rav 4. The car was new and in excellent condition.

Returning the car was very easy and the agreement is full to full on the tank which in my view is the best option. Once again there was no quibble on returning the car, simply asked if the car tank was full and if we had a good time. You return the car at the branch and within a few minutes you are dropped off at the airport departures lounge.

I have travelled a lot and hired cars in many countries, And believe me what should always be an easy part of your trip can turn out to be very frustrating, however on this occasion Northbound are exactly what you need in a car rental company, they just made everything very easy for us. I would highly recommend them.

Tim  •  18. Feb 2017 Rented a Dacia Duster from Lava Auto Car Rental in February 2017

Friendly staff. Pick up and drop off to the airport promptly.
During my rental period, I have instance at blue lagoon car park when other rental car opened their door, hit my car due to heavy wind, lavaauto handled trouble free to me. Highly recommend. I'll use Lavaauto again next time I visit Iceland.

Guangya  •  17. Feb 2017 Rented a Dacia Duster from Lava Auto Car Rental in February 2017

Yes, Brand new car, 4 x 4, studded tyres, Perfect.

Sean  •  17. Feb 2017 Rented a Dacia Duster from Lava Auto Car Rental in February 2017

Very good experience, car (Duster Dacia) was almost new, well equiped (GPS), comfortable and safe. Pick-up and deposit worked well. Good value for money.

Thierry  •  17. Feb 2017 Rented a Dacia Duster from Lava Auto Car Rental in February 2017

No problems, everything ran smoothly and they were really easy to make changes with. Plus they were the most affordable option.

Rowan  •  13. Feb 2017 Rented a Dacia Duster from Lava Auto Car Rental in January 2017

Great service got picked up from the airport straight away even though we landed early. The dacia duster was great not many miles on the clock. The only problem we found was finding the office to return the car. On a dark Icelandic night we drove past 3 times even though the sat nav took us to the right area. The chap inthe office directed us the last 25m over the phone. Maybe a big sign on the road would help?

David  •  12. Feb 2017 Rented a Dacia Duster from Lava Auto Car Rental in January 2017

Our experience with Lava Auto was first rate. Friendly and helpful member of staff was waiting for us at the airport and took us straight to the car. Car was immaculate, drove very well with no problems whatsoever. Drop off was easy and we were driven straight back to the airport by another friendly, helpful staff member. Had a great experience and felt comfortable with car and whole service that Lava Auto provided. Would definitely recommend to anybody and use again.

Miles  •  11. Feb 2017 Rented a Dacia Duster from Lava Auto Car Rental in January 2017

so far it is the best. :)

Muhammad Afiq  •  10. Feb 2017 Rented a Toyota Aygo from Lava Auto Car Rental in January 2017

Good

Chi Yu  •  10. Feb 2017 Rented a Toyota Rav4 from Lava Auto Car Rental in January 2017

The best rental car experience I've ever had.

It felt like we were dealing with real people rather than a company trying to screw us over!

David  •  06. Feb 2017 Rented a Dacia Duster from Lava Auto Car Rental in January 2017

Excellent service throughout. The service was quick and effecient. We were collected from the airport and taken back to get to our flight.The car was good quality and perfectly equipped for the weather which was a bit of everything! i would highly recommend Lava Auto. Thanks

Louise  •  31. Jan 2017 Rented a Toyota Rav4 from Lava Auto Car Rental in January 2017

Very helpful and friendly English speaking staff. The arrival time in Iceland was delayed but we were still met at the gate and taken to the rental car office for a swift onward journey. We were a little apprehensive about driving in winter conditions in Iceland but the car with winter studded tyres made it very easy. I would not hesitate to recommend Lava Auto.

James  •  27. Jan 2017 Rented a Toyota Rav4 from Lava Auto Car Rental in January 2017

It was very nice. Fast, quick in solving problems.

Dorota Natalia  •  24. Jan 2017 Rented a Toyota Yaris from Lava Auto Car Rental in January 2017

Everything was perfect. They picked me up from the airport and in 15 minutes i was leaving the office with the car.

Stefan  •  23. Jan 2017 Rented a Toyota Aygo from Lava Auto Car Rental in January 2017

Car was excellent, too bad we had to fill up the washer fluid and there was no scraper to de-ice the windshield so we bought one of those.

Jacob  •  08. Jan 2017 Rented a Toyota Rav4 from Lava Auto Car Rental in December 2016

In a word, the rental experience was outstanding. Arriving early AM, we were notified by a friendly caller that he would be waiting for us. Bjorki greeted us warmly, drove us to pick up our car, and gave us great recommendations. While the car we rented was a tad small, it did the job.

On our way back to the airport at 0530, we managed to get lost. Sleep deprived, and In total frustration , we called Lava. It was Bjorki to the rescue; he cheerfully drove to us and led us to the agency. From there he drove us to airport and all was well, or so we thought. Shortly thereafter my phone rang--Bjorky had found a pair of glasses in the rental car. "I'll drive back to airport to return them," he offered.

Long story short, we highly recommend Lava. We couldn't ask for better service than we got.

David  •  03. Dec 2016 Rented a Toyota Aygo from Lava Auto Car Rental in November 2016

The service and car are both great!

Yilun  •  02. Dec 2016 Rented a Toyota Land Cruiser Prado from Lava Auto Car Rental in November 2016

Excellent. Good car. Good price. Good service.

Richard  •  05. Sep 2016 Rented a Toyota Land Cruiser Prado from Lava Auto Car Rental in August 2016

Lava Auto is a smaller family operated business, and that was apparent from their fantastic service! They took great care of me and were very accommodating when I had a scheduling conflict with my arrival. The car I received was new, clean, and in great operating condition. The staff were very friendly upon my return, and were happy to take me to the airport. I'll definitely return to Iceland in the future, and I'll be sure to book my rental car with Lava if possible. Great experience all-round!

Keith  •  30. Aug 2016 Rented a Toyota Aygo from Lava Auto Car Rental in August 2016

It was a great car for traveling around Iceland. We mainly stayed on the main road, but took advantage of the vehicle to get off the beaten path side roads. We had 5 adults and luggage.

David  •  19. Aug 2016 Rented a Toyota Land Cruiser Prado from Lava Auto Car Rental in August 2016

Everything perfect

Albert  •  09. Aug 2016 Rented a Toyota Aygo from Lava Auto Car Rental in July 2016

Rental was smooth and convenient. The shuttle was about 20 minutes late upon our arrival, so we had to wait in the terminal for a while before our shuttle driver showed up, but everyone on the auto rental team was friendly and answered all of our questions. The car was clean, drove well, and kept us on the move for 10 days straight.

Nathan  •  13. May 2017 Rented a Dacia Duster from Lava Auto Car Rental in May 2017

We have Renault (Dacia) Duster in Kiev and knoow this model - reliable and coomfoortable car. About contact with Lava Avto Car Rental -everything was correctly, exactly, quickly and easy. I can recommend your company to my friends. Rating 4,5 (no 5) - because we couldn't dials to you one time when we needed (was Saturday).
Thank you.

Iryna  •  13. May 2017 Rented a Dacia Duster from Lava Auto Car Rental in April 2017

Very good experience! The car was nice, working properly. The service was great, especially the possibility to leave the car at the airport during the night since the office was closed when we came back home. Even the pick up at the airport at 00:30 AM at the arrival was really comfortable. Thank you.

Andrea  •  25. Apr 2017 Rented a Dacia Duster from Lava Auto Car Rental in April 2017

Sven  •  18. Apr 2017 Rented a Dacia Duster from Lava Auto Car Rental in April 2017

Oliver  •  16. Apr 2017 Rented a Dacia Duster from Lava Auto Car Rental in April 2017

we had the company waiting for us at the airport. They were prompt with their time which makes it very convenient. Once we were picked up from the airport, it was a 5 minute ride to their office and another 5 minute paper work. It was fast and simple. Car was clean and perfect for the next 5 days!

Sweta  •  28. Mar 2017 Rented a Hyundai Tucson from Lava Auto Car Rental in March 2017

Great experience with lava auto, the car was clean and perfect and we make 2800km in a week without problems. The lava's team are listening for us and kindly drive us at hotel when we restitute the car.Not perfect note because of the full insurance we took think is expensive.

Julien  •  26. Mar 2017 Rented a Dacia Duster from Lava Auto Car Rental in March 2017

I liked the Dacia Duster. A couple of unique features, like the horn not integrated into the steering column, made it challenging; overall a nice 4-wheel drive, diesel vehicle. Pickup at the airport was later than expected; there was initially nobody there to meet us and when they arrived needed to take other customers out to the rental agency first, then they come back for us. We waited about a half hour. Not terrible, but a little frustrating when we were so anxious to get our Iceland adventure started.

Once we were picked up, they were very nice and efficient. I would definitely use them again.

John  •  21. Mar 2017 Rented a Dacia Duster from Lava Auto Car Rental in March 2017

The car was great and worked well for what we needed to do. I'm taking .5 off the rating because the guy who picked us up from the airport/dropped us off could have given us more advice about our itinerary and what to do in Iceland; but overall, it was a satisfactory experience.

Ken  •  17. Mar 2017 Rented a Dacia Duster from Lava Auto Car Rental in March 2017

The Dacia Duster was a good choice for our trip in March. Everything went very smooth.
For our next trip to iceland we will definatly choose again northbound and in special Lava Auto.

David  •  17. Mar 2017 Rented a Dacia Duster from Lava Auto Car Rental in March 2017

It was great - amazed that you guys stayed open until 1am when our flight landed, that was really useful!

The car did make a weird noise when in full left hand lock, we wondered whether the suspension was shot, but ypu said it was to do wih the winter tyres? Just felt a bit strange while driving.

Overall really good though.

Joy  •  04. Mar 2017 Rented a Dacia Duster from Lava Auto Car Rental in February 2017

Vehicle condition overall is good though a little bit dirty (external). I got the model as I booked. The staffs' service extended is acceptable. Nice gentleman who sent us to airport after returning the vehicle. Will recommend to others.

Hiun Kiong  •  22. Feb 2017 Rented a Toyota Yaris from Lava Auto Car Rental in February 2017

Our experience with northbound was over all very positive. A brand new car (10km on the clock) and a member of staff waiting to greet us off the plane! Everything went very smoothly until it was time to return the car and we couldn't find the office due to lack of signage an the main road. Other than that I would happily recommend this firm.

Nicola  •  13. Feb 2017 Rented a Dacia Duster from Lava Auto Car Rental in February 2017

We rent a Toyota Yaris 2016 from Lava Auto. When we drove the car, it was new and great!

Ajie Nugraha Pratama  •  12. Feb 2017 Rented a Toyota Yaris from Lava Auto Car Rental in January 2017

It was a very positive experience. Managing the rental was easy and clear and the van was great even in winter conditions, except for the ceiling insulations panels, which started to unglue because of air condensation during cold nights.

Eduardo  •  10. Feb 2017 Rented a Nissan NV200 from Lava Auto Car Rental in January 2017

Everything went well with Lava Auto. there was one minor problem with the car however. One of the previous renters had damaged the front left corner of the car. This left a small dent, crack, and caused the left turn signal to not work. The left headlight was also very dim for this reason.

Karl  •  07. Jun 2017 Rented a Dacia Duster from Lava Auto Car Rental in May 2017

Very good overall. Had some problems with the GPS on the Dacia Duster, it plotted some strange routes for example telling us to drive from Vik to Hofn by heading back through Reykjavik!

Rohan  •  06. Jun 2017 Rented a Dacia Duster from Lava Auto Car Rental in May 2017


Hello,
We had a great time and the campervan was pretty good. Only problems: the insulation of the vehicle (but the heating was powerful enough to heat well anyway). So we had to get a bottle of gas but it was almost empty.
We stayed for 7 nights and for one of them the cabin heater did not work. A priori, the battery had not relented yet we had rolled 3h. Unfortunately our English was so bad that to phone the agency it was complicated so we communicated by email, which was more complicated to solve the problem. In short, we never understood but after that night in the cold, for the last night the heating has to re-operate. So cool :)
Otherwise for the highlights it is very pleasant vehicle to do many km, the layout of the aft cabin is well despite the limited space available. We were comfortable. The ice cream was not available but the agency gave us a free WIFI box for the whole week in exchange so it was very good. In the end the temperatures were better to have lewifi than the cooler :). In addition there are many connections in the vehicle which allows to reload our devices easily (by rolling but also when we were at the stop).
On the other hand, when the vehicle was returned to the agency, we were surprised that no verification of the van was made. We were just asked for the keys, and we headed straight to the airport, without signing anything, without taking stock. We were too bad in English to ask for more details but it is true that we were surprised by this !

Turella  •  04. May 2017 Rented a Nissan NV200 from Lava Auto Car Rental in April 2017

good

Stéphane  •  01. May 2017 Rented a Dacia Duster from Lava Auto Car Rental in April 2017

Apart from a little late delivery at the airport, we had a pleasant experience with Lava Auto Car Rendal. Nice people and easy handeling at the office. We would not hesitate to use this Car Rendal again, and Iceland is definitely a place to revisit.

Ole  •  18. Apr 2017 Rented a Toyota Aygo from Lava Auto Car Rental in March 2017

It was good overall, but unfortunately when I arrived the Toyota Rav4 I reserved was not available so I was given an SUV in the same class with comparable features. The Hyundai SUV I was given was still reliable but the RAV4 (at its price) was a big reason I actually chose Lava Auto.

Andrew  •  16. Mar 2017 Rented a Toyota Rav4 from Lava Auto Car Rental in March 2017

Because of reading countless horror stories about car rentals in Iceland, I did a lot of research on where to get the most reliable car, service, and insurance with also the best price. It was tricky to find, but found Lava Auto to be the best option. The website is also very user friendly and easy to compare cars and reserve online. The 2017 Dacia Duster was a great deal and a great car to have for our four days in Iceland. The guy (I wish I remembered his name) who picked us up at the airport was very friendly and gave us some invaluable local's advice. He patiently and kindly explained some highlights on a map and even wrote down some secret gems for us. Everything with the car was great, except for a little bit of stress with dropping it off. We were told to drop off the car at 5:45 in the morning before our early morning flight and that someone would be there. When we arrived that morning there was nobody there. We had to find an open establishment nearby to borrow a phone to call someone and was then told to leave the car at the airport. We had to use our credit card to enter the parking lot and were worried about how many hours we would be charged. Luckily, there was no charge - just a bit of stress due to miscommunication. Other than this, it was a fantastic experience that I would recommend.

Tips for American drivers...

- Our manual car required to lift up on the ring below the shift knob and then shift toward 1st gear to reverse. Took us quite a while to figure that one out.
- You need the car key to open the gas tank. If it won't unlock, it's probably frozen shut.
- Fuel is more than twice the cost as we are used to (same with everything in Iceland), so be prepared to spend at least $100 per tank.
- Definitely get ALL the insurances. Do it.

Aramitna  •  23. Jan 2017 Rented a Dacia Duster from Lava Auto Car Rental in January 2017

Good, a bit cumbersome to deliver the car at the office.
Also, I had to purchase the windshield wipers, as the installed ones were very bad. Since the office was closed, I didn't get the outlay reimbursed. Also, writing to the email address does not help: I don't get the response.
Otherwise, good service and great condition of the car

Dennis  •  16. Jan 2017 Rented a Toyota Rav4 from Lava Auto Car Rental in January 2017

Hi there! The car was great (very new model), no problems whatsoever. The booking process was also very straightforward. My only criticism pertains to Lava. The airport pick-up and drop-off worked out well, no problems there. But we basically got no relevant info when we picked up the car regarding driving in Iceland, insurance etc. which would have been most useful. Only upon further enquiry we were told that we should not cross creaks or rivers with our car (we had the full insurance package). However, we explicitly rented the Dacia Duster to be able to drive on F-roads ... which typically or at least very often come with river crossings .. so this is a clear contradiction. As a result we avoided driving on F-roads which means that we could have rented a cheaper non 4x4 car. When we dropped off the car at the end of our journey I asked one of the Lava guys whether we would have been able to drive on F-roads that were marked to be for "mountain vehicles" only (see road.is, the main reference for road conditions). The guy simply responded that he didn't know and shrugged his shoulders. How can someone working for a car rental agency not know something as essential as that? So overall, a quick briefing before departure would have been a great help! Not sure how your grading system works (whether 1 or 5 is the best), in the German school grading system 1 is the best. Hope this info helps!

Alexander  •  25. Jun 2017 Rented a Dacia Duster from Lava Auto Car Rental in June 2017

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Mileage / Kilometres Unlimited kilometres
How can I pay on Northbound?

This supplier offers 100% and 15% payment on Northbound.

If you pay 15% when you book online you'll need to pay the remaining 85% when you arrive to pickup your vehicle. You can see the payment methods this supplier accepts below.

You will not pay anything extra once you arrive, no hidden fees/taxes or booking fees on arrival.

Northbound accepts payment with the following credit cards:

Visa, Mastercard, American Express, Discover, Diners Club, JCB, Union Pay

Some debit cards are also accepted if they have embossed numbers like credit cards.
How can I pay when I pickup the car?

100% Payment

If you pay the total amount when you book online with us you don't need to pay anything when you pickup the vehicle.

15% Payment

If you pay the minimum 15% deposit online you can pay the remaining 85% when you arrive to pickup the vehicle.

The following payment methods are accepted at this car rental:

Credit Cards

Visa, MasterCard, Union Pay, JCB, Diners Club, Discover, American Express

Debit Cards

Visa Electron, Maestro

Cash

Cash is not accepted.

Excess / Security Deposit

The main driver must be in possession of a credit card in their own name when picking up the car. The Card must have enough available funds to cover the excess / deposit amount.

The overwhelming majority of rentals on Northbound, the usual procedure consists of imprinting your credit card and keeping it on file for the duration of your rental.

No amount is withheld from your credit card in those cases.

Age Requirements Minimum age limit for this car is 20.
The car hire company’s age-related charges and restrictions will apply to all additional drivers.
Drivers License If your driving license is printed with non-Roman letters such as Chinese, Japanese, Russian etc. you will need an International Driving License.
Cross-border Customers whose travel plans include driving outside the country of rental (or crossing borders or travelling to different islands within the same country) must advise us before they pick the car up. Restrictions may apply for certain countries which may require the customer to pay additional fees.
Please note that cross-border travel is not allowed with this car hire company.