Zante

By | 16th January 2018

Do I need a car in Zante?

Do you need a car in Zante > Should you rent a car in Zante Greece > Zante ( ZTH )

Do you need a car in Zante? Introduction

Why? Why not? Ratings Comments

Why should you rent a car in Zante?

What are the main reasons for hiring a car here? Do you just want to drive locally? Do you want to go further afield, or should you even look at taking a road trip? In terms of factors like the cost of the hire itself, fuel costs, road tolls and parking charges, is it worth hiring a car in Zante?

Zante Car hire summary


Overall drive rating

Based on a weighted score across all cost and quality factors. [Full notes - drive rating]

40%

 

Cheapest rate for one week

Based on cheapest economy car hire deal with no added extras. [full notes - basic costs]

€65

 #38/300

 

How much should I expect to pay in the peak season?

Based on cheapest deal during the summer holiday season. (Unless otherwise noted) [full notes - seasonal variations]

 €X

300/300

 

Free parking score

Total EST - of which EST have free parking. [full notes - parking]

40%

#157/300

 

Do I need a car in Zante? There are a few reasons why!

  • The island could be larger than you think! Budget for an hour to reach the northern parts from the airport or Zente town.
 

Why not? Visiting Zante without a car

 
Why? Why not? Ratings Comments

Zante public transport quick facts

Train score

 

00%

Water travel score

60%

Overall public transport score

20%

 

Walking and Cycling Overview

Active travel score

This overall rating considers walking and cycling in and around Zante. 

30%

Ratings

Car rental in - Zante Need v worth & should!

Do you need a car in Zante?

  • Based on comparison with transit and walking/cycling?
 

Is it worth hiring a car in Zante?

  • Based on value for money?
 

Should you rent a car in Zante?

Weighing up the above questions, if you are here for the first time AND asking about hiring a car, is it a good idea?
 

Who is travelling?

Is it worth renting a car in Zante if I am a solo / budget traveller?

What about for 2 people travelling together?

What about for families?

 

Where are you staying?

Do you need a car in Zante if we are staying in the city centre / main resort area?

What if we are staying on the edge of the urban area?

What if we are staying in a rural area?

 

What is your attitude towards driving?

Should I hire a car in Zante if I prefer not to drive?

What if we are easy either way?

What if I prefer to drive?


 

Verdict

What is our final score for Zante on the Carornocar scale?

0

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Why? Why not? Ratings Comments
 

Zante is just big enough for a car to be useful for some people some of the time, but it’s no more than that. Even with the usual hassles of waiting for buses which may or may not show up on time, and which may be full, you canstill do ok here using public transport.

Would you hire a car in Zante?

Have you driven in Zante? Do you agree with our advice on whether or not it's worth hiring a car in Zante?
Tell us what you think using the comments section below:
 

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