Mykonos Car Rental

Enterprise Car Rental Locations in Mykonos

If you're wondering how to get to Mykonos, there are a few options. The closest airport to Mykonos is Mykonos Island National Airport (JMK), which is located just four kilometers southeast of downtown.
However, the closest international airports to Mykonos include Athens International Airport (ATH) and Santorini International Airport (JTR), which offer connecting flights to Mykonos.

To explore the beautiful island freely, a rental car is the way to go. At Enterprise Rent-A-Car, we have branches at both Mykonos Island National Airport (JMK) (https://www.enterprise.co.uk/en/car-rental/locations/greece/mykonos-airport-lgc4.html) and Athens International Airport (JTR) (https://www.enterprise.co.uk/en/car-rental/locations/greece/athens-international-airport-lga5.html ) along with many other convenient locations throughout Greece.

No matter where you’re renting your vehicle, you’ll be able to choose from plenty of different models: from four-seater cars to nine-seater minivans (https://www.enterprise.co.uk/en/car-rental/vehicles/uk/people-carriers.html).

What to do and see in Mykonos

There is no shortage of things to do in Mykonos; whether you’re a domestic wanderer or an international visitor, this beautiful island has something for everyone.

Events in Mykonos

Mykonos is home to a variety of events throughout the year. One of the most popular events in Mykonos includes the Mykonos Festival, which takes place every summer and features music, dances, and other cultural performances. The Mykonos Biennale is another vibrant event to visit; this contemporary art event takes place every two years and showcases the work of both established and emerging artists from around the world.

Things to See and Do in Mykonos

There are plenty of things to do in Mykonos, like taking a stroll through the picturesque streets of the downtown area, visiting the iconic windmills, or exploring the archeological site of Delos. Why not visit the Panagia Paraportiani Church? The iconic church is in the Kastro neighborhood and is one of the most photographed spots in Mykonos. To reach this spot, take the main road that leads from the Old Port to Little Venice. One of the best things to do in Mykonos is to enjoy a sunset at Armenistis Lighthouse, located on the northern tip of the island; the iconic lighthouse offers stunning views of the Aegean Sea and is a popular spot to relax as the sun goes down. To get there, take the main road from Mykonos Town toward the north of the island and follow the signs to the lighthouse.

Shopping in Mykonos

Mykonos is also a shopper's paradise, with a range of options from local boutiques to high-end designer stores. When shopping in Mykonos, head to Matogianni Street in the heart of downtown for a mix of local handicraft stores and designer clothing.

Places to eat in Mykonos

Mykonos is known for its gourmet food scene and offers plenty of great restaurants to choose from. If you're looking for fresh seafood and traditional Greek dishes, take a stroll down by the seafront and tuck into fresh mussels or grilled octopus. For a beautiful garden setting near the beach and delicious Mediterranean cuisine, check out Avra Restaurant in Platys Gialos, one of the best places to eat in Mykonos. If you're in the mood for an upscale dining experience, head to Interni Restaurant in the heart of Mykonos Town, where you can enjoy a gourmet menu in a beautiful courtyard setting. Typical Greek dishes to try include papoutsakia, prepared with stuffed eggplants; gyros, made with your choice of grilled meat and pita bread; and dolmades, delicious stuffed vine or cabbage leaves.

Family friendly activities in Mykonos

One of the top family friendly attractions to visit is the Mykonos Water Park Watermania. Located on the island’s southern coast, this water park boasts a range of water slides, swimming pools, and other aquatic activities that are perfect for a day of fun in the sun. Alternatively, simply head to one of Mykonos’ famed beaches. Platis Gialos is about a 15-minute drive away from downtown and offers plenty of activities for children and adults alike."

Driving in Mykonos

One of the most popular ways to explore Mykonos is by car, with many visitors opting to rent a vehicle during their stay. So, if you're planning on driving in Mykonos, there are a few things you should know. Firstly, cars drive on the right-hand side of the road like in the US.

The island has a beltway that circles the perimeter of the island, which is the main route for driving. Mykonos also has several pedestrian areas in the downtown area that are closed off to cars. These areas are clearly marked, so make sure to keep an eye out for signs indicating where you can and can't drive.

There are also several gates throughout the city that are used to regulate traffic flow and prevent congestion in the narrow streets.

In terms of main access and exit roads, there are several well-maintained roads that lead to and from the island's main airport and port.

It’s important to note that Mykonos has specific market days where certain streets and areas may be closed to vehicles, so it's best to plan your route ahead of time to avoid any potential delays or detours.

Driving in Mykonos can be a great way to explore the island at your own pace. So, are you ready for a memorable trip to Mykonos? Check out our car rental options and prepare for a smooth ride through the region!"

Car and van hire in Greece with Enterprise

Enterprise Greece offers a range of car and van hire services including one-way, long-term and short-term vehicle hire. Commercial clients can speak to our award-winning business rental team who will tailor a mobility solution for your needs and budget.

We are part of the Enterprise group, the largest transportation solutions provider in the world. Our global network covers more than 90 countries and over 9,500 locations, allowing us to serve your mobility needs, wherever you’re going.

We are committed to providing the best service possible and exceeding our customers’ expectations for quality and value.

Car hire in Mykonos

If you are travelling with your family or in a big group, you may find a 7-seater or a people carrier will give you more space to travel comfortably with your luggage. For a city trip, a handy hatchback that’s easy to park may suit you better. For business trips or long drives an executive car will combine comfort and performance.

Whether you prefer automatic to manual transmission, no problem. If you want a petrol, diesel or hybrid engine, we’ve got you covered. You may also need GPS, a child seat or want to add another driver to the contract, let us know and we’ll arrange it for you.

Van hire in Mykonos

Should you need to hire a van while you’re in Mykonos, all our vans can be driven on a standard licence and are modern, clean and easy to drive. Just ask and one of our branch team will happily show you around your hire van to make sure you are comfortable with it before you head off.