Additional Driver

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Share the load with an Additional Driver

What is an Additional Driver?

By adding an additional driver when renting a vehicle, it allows for more than just the lead driver to be insured. Without declaring an additional driver, you risk being held liaible for driving with no cover on the vehicle.

The additional driver charge is to ensure that the second driver is covered under the same agreement as the main driver .

All additional drivers will need to adhere to the same terms and conditions as the main driver. 

How can I book an Additional Driver?

An additional driver can be added during the normal online booking process, just select the Additional Driver box which appears once you have selected your vehicle. It is located under the 'Add Extras' section. You will also be asked at the rental station upon pick up whether you wish to purchase an additional driver.

Other methods of booking an additional driver are via our call centre, by calling (+354) 562 6060. Don't forget you can also add an additional driver to an existing reservation.

How much does an Additional Driver cost?

 In Iceland, and additional driver costs 900 ISK per day. This is capped at 7 days of rental. If the additional driver is below the age of 25, they will also be liable for a Young Driver Charge. 

Fees will vary by country so please check at the time of rental. 

Where is Additional Driver available?

Additional Driver is available at all Budget stations across Iceland, Europe and Worldwide.

If you have any further questions about our Additional Driver product, please do not hesitate to call our reservations team on 562 6060. Feel free to ask any question to our rental station staff, as we always want to ensure you are happy when renting with Budget.

Young Driver Fee

Please read about Young Driver Fee here