General Conditions for car rental in Czech Republic


At time of rental, when picking-up a car, AVIS customers may choose to accept or to decline optional coverage or insurance by checking into the corresponding box (accept or reject). Once the contract is signed and coverage/insurance is accepted, it will not be refundable.

• Currency:
Czech koruna (CZK)
• Minimum age:
21 years, except for the following: minimum age is 25 for car group H (Intermediate) I & J (Luxury),  A Young Driver fee will apply to drivers between the ages of 21 and 25.  The Young Driver fee of 12.00 EUR per day per driver. 
• Driver’s License/Passport:
At the moment the Rental Agreement is opened, a valid Driver´s License and the driver´s passport must be presented. The License should have been issued at the country of origin. In those cases where an International Driver´s License is presented, it must be presented with the Driver´s License of the country of origin of the driver and the driver´s passport. International Driving Licence together with the Driving License of the country of origin.
• Driver’s License Requirements:
International Driving Permit is required unless driver has a license issued within the European Union. 

US, Canadian, Australian & New Zealand licenses are accepted (International driving permit not required for renters with a US, Canadian, Australian or New Zealand license). 

Applicable to all drivers, a valid driver's license must have been held for a minimum of one year.

Exception: A driver's license from Greece is acceptable.

An International Driving Permit (IDP) serves only as a translation of a driver's existing license, and by itself is not acceptable for vehicle rental.
• Credit Card:
An International credit card accepted by AVIS will be required at the time you collect your vehicle; said credit card will be blocked to be used as a guarantee and to cover any extra charge not included in the Voucher, such as, gas, insurance deductible, etc.
• Debit Cards:
Debit cards are not accepted.
• Additional drivers: All additional drivers must meet the same minimum age and driver's license requirements as the renter. All additional drivers must be present at time of pick-up of the rental vehicle.

Insurances and Coverages

• Collision Damage Waiver (CDW) is optional
Customer is liable for full value of the Avis vehicle if Collision Damage Waiver (CDW) is not taken.  Purchase of CDW reduces liability to an amount between 790.00 EUR and 1160.00 EUR depending on car group rented in the event of an accident to the Avis vehicle.

• Theft Protection (TP) is Optional 
Customer is liable for the full value of the Avis vehicle if Theft Protection (TP) is not taken.  Purchase of TP reduces liability to an amount between 790.00 EUR and 1160.00 EUR depending on car group rented for theft of parts or all of the Avis vehicle.

Note: If you require additional insurance coverage you may purchase locally to reduce/remove the insurance excess. Just ask at the Avis rental desk when you collect your car.

Global insurance coverages are always subject to change. Please verify at time of rental.

Additional Charges

Optional services, special equipment and one way fees are subject to tax in certain locations.

Travel into other countries

Avis cars are permitted outside of borders with restrictions. 
One-way rentals are allowed.

For detailed information on restrictions and confirmation, please contact the Avis reservations office.

( ! ) Information and values are subject to change without prior notice. 
( ! ) All values are subject to tax unless otherwise specified.

Last Update: 11/25/2015