THRIFTY Car Rental at Paphos Airport

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THRIFTY Car Rental at Paphos Airport
THRIFTY Car Rental at Paphos Airport

Rated 8.7 out of 10

82 / 100
Avg. Wait
32 mins
Quality of Vehicle
93 / 100
Desk Service
83 / 100
flag Vehicle Pickup
86 / 100
Vehicle Drop Off
94 / 100

In Terminal

* Calculated from 10 recent reviews from 64 total reviews.


THRIFTY Car Rental Services at Paphos Airport

Paphos International Airport may not be considered as large when compared to other European airports, however, it is the second busiest in the country of Cyprus. The airport handles around 2.5 million passengers per annum, and is located approximately 4 miles southeast of Paphos. Many of its passengers are tourists coming to enjoy the wonderful beach, family and historical attractions of the region, and they often rent a car for transportation. The Paphos Airport car hire companies include Thrifty, a well known company with car rental locations around the world.

The airport of Paphos (PFO) has a single and renovated terminal building that is equipped with shops, restaurants, WiFi connections, a bank, a tourist information desk, currency exchange services and several other useful amenities. The terminal is completely accessible to disabled passengers as well, and all its facilities are within walking distance of one another. The airport is served by several airline companies, including Ryanair, for which it is a hub, and flights arrive from a variety of international destinations. Many flights are seasonal, as more visitors come to Paphos in the warmer summer months. In order to rent a car from Thrifty passengers will need to be over the age of 21 and should posses a valid drivers license and a major credit card such as American Express, Diners Club, MasterCard or Visa.

Once luggage items have been collected, passengers can follow signs to the car rental counters, which are in the arrivals area, and once the formalities for the rental agreement have been completed the vehicle can be retrieved from nearby the terminal. Thrifty will provide details for where their vehicles are parked. Before leaving the parking area, vehicles should be checked by Thrifty and the customer for existing damages. The customer should also ensure that they have any emergency numbers to contact in case of a breakdown or an accident. Often cars are hired with twenty-four hour emergency assistance in case of the above-mentioned events. All vehicles are cleaned and checked for safety before every rental.

Thrifty Paphos International Airport is open twenty-four hours a day, seven days a week. However, holiday hours may vary. Their customers have access to a large number of car categories, for example, Mini, Economy, Compact, Mid-Size, Full-Size and Standard Convertible. The first three categories contain vehicles that are similar to the Kia Picanto, Ford Fiesta and Ford Fusion, while slightly larger vehicles are similar to the Ford Mondeo. Vehicles with more room for luggage items are often hired by families, while the smaller cars are ideal for single travelers or couples. The majority of vehicles available have a manual transmission and air conditioning. A specific request may be needed if an automatic vehicle is required. Thrifty hires SUV's as well, such as the Toyota Rush, and an example of a Standard Convertible is the Opel Astra Cabrio.

An automatic vehicle will also be required when a disabled customer wishes to use hand control equipment from Paphos International Airport. Hand controls from Thrifty are free of charge, but should be reserved in advance, as they will need to be fitted to an appropriate vehicle. Only persons with lower limb disabilities can request the use of hand controls.

Other items of equipment are usually available from Thrifty as well. A satellite navigation system could be extremely useful for tourists who have not been to Paphos before. This device will give clear and accurate directions to any destination, and often comes pre-programmed with points of interest that could include attractions, restaurants, hotels, golf courses, business locations and medical facilities. Child seats can be arranged from Thrifty as well, if young children will be travelling in the vehicle. All items of equipment and vehicles, especially during the summer months, are recommended to be reserved in advance. Online car rental reservations are often the simplest to organize.

A large number of the Paphos International Airport car rental companies, including Thrifty, offer loyalty programs for their customers that help to save time and money each time a rented car is required. The Thrifty Blue Chip Rewards program enables its members to enjoy shorter lines at the counter, faster reservations, rentals and returns and possibly even discounted rental rates. The program is free to join by all customers of Thrifty. If a member of the Blue Chip Rewards program, customers can even accumulate points and earn a free day of car hire. Thrifty offers several other services as well, such as corporate rental programs and multi-month rental programs that allow vehicles to be hired for up to eleven months. Thrifty one way hires can be arranged for the majority of vehicle categories.

Thrifty has several airline and hotel partners that include Alaska Airlines, American Airlines, Continental Airlines, Delta Airlines, Emirates, Southwest Airlines and Hilton Hotels. Thrifty at Paphos International Airport can be contacted for further details regarding car hire options.

Paphos Airport (PFO)
Paphos, Cyprus

Telephone Number: +357 99 37 38 48

Where is the THRIFTY Rental Desk at Paphos Airport?

Welcome desk is located inside the Arrivals Area and that the car pick up location is “IN TERMINAL”

Map of THRIFTY rental desk at Paphos Airport

What are THRIFTY Opening Hours at Paphos Airport ?

Day Open Close
Monday 07:00 22:29
Tuesday 07:00 22:29
Wednesday 07:00 22:29
Thursday 07:00 22:29
Friday 07:00 22:29
Saturday 07:00 22:29
Sunday 07:00 22:29

The THRIFTY Rental Desk at Paphos Airport is located at:


Paphos Airport, Paphos

Tel: (00357) 96 330 999

Rental Desk Location: In Terminal

Both the vehicle and hire desk/counter are located inside the terminal.

What rental cars are available from Thrifty at Paphos Airport?

What diesel car rentals does Thrifty offer at Paphos Airport?

Nearby THRIFTY Car Rental Pick-up and Drop-Off Locations

Thrifty at Paphos City

43 Morphou Street, Paphos, 8015
+ 7 other companies...

8.34 KM


Thrifty at Limassol City

Georgiou A Street Belmar Complex, Limassol
+ 13 other companies...

52.04 KM


Thrifty at Nicosia, Republic Of Cyprus

5b Acheon Street, Lavinia Ct Ayios Andreas, Nicosia
+ 7 other companies...

95.15 KM

How much does it cost to add an additional driver to a rental car with THRIFTY at Paphos Airport?
Category Models Daily Price
Compact Fiat Tipo, Nissan Juke... 2.86 EUR
Economy Kia Rio, Toyota Yaris... 2.86 EUR
Mini Kia Picanto... 2.86 EUR

* Prices shown are approximate based on currency conversion. Please check at time of booking.

What is the fuel policy when renting a car from THRIFTY at Paphos Airport?

Code Description
SAMESAME Fuel: Return with same as Pick-up.

*Some companies may offer alternative fuel policies on request.

What additional equipment can I rent with a rental car from THRIFTY at Paphos Airport?

Item Daily Price
Booster seat
2.86 EUR
Child toddler seat
2.86 EUR
5.71 EUR

* Prices shown are approximate based on currency conversion. Please check at time of booking.
* Some companies may offer additional equipment at the rental desk.

Car Brands Available to Rent from Thrifty at Paphos Airport

Thrifty has 11 different types of vehicles from 27 manufacturers available to hire at Paphos Airport.