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A family in a white 9 seater minivan rental car in Iceland
Go Car Rental Iceland travel writer Leah BIlquist
By Leah BIlquistNov 29, 2023 • 3 min read

Spacious Journeys: Enjoying Iceland with Minivan Rental

Are you traveling with a big group or family? If so, you are in luck because Go Car Rental Iceland offers a variety of the Best Family Minivan rental cars. The vehicles can accommodate 7-9 passengers easily, ensuring enough room for the whole squad.

Whether you're planning a quick day trip or a longer Icelandic adventure, our minivan rental options will keep you safe and comfortable. There are four fantastic vehicles for you to choose from when it comes to Minivans. Keep reading to find out our top picks for the best family minivan to rent in Iceland.

Renault Trafic

The best family Minivan to rent is the Renault Trafic, thanks to the popularity it has gained over the years. This 9 Passenger is an excellent choice for larger groups, comfortably accommodating up to nine adults and their luggage with ease. With multiple seating available, this rental car is the perfect option for those who value both comfort and safety on their Icelandic road trip.

White 9 seater Best Family Minivan Renault Trafic

The Renault also features the latest safety and multimedia entertainment features, and the Trafic ensures an enjoyable and worry-free journey. It is powered by a fuel-efficient diesel engine, consuming approximately 7.2 liters per 100km. That means you can save money on gas when exploring!

Whether you're planning on driving the infamous Ring Road or spending your day admiring the Golden Circle, the Trafic is a great option for you! This best minivan for family travel can either be rented as an automatic or manual vehicle.

The Renault Trafic is not allowed on Iceland’s restricted F-Roads.

Dacia Jogger

Another great Minivan to rent is the Dacia Jogger. This best family minivan consistently tops the list and has seven full-size seats ensuring that you, your friends, or your family have plenty of space to travel together. The Jogger is a 2-wheel drive vehicle that is ideal for up to 6-7 people.

White 7-seater Best Family Minivan Dacia Jogger

Note that with 7 passengers in the car, the luggage space in the back is very limited. The luggage space in the back only fits one bag but the Dacia Jogger comes with a 330L roof box that fits 2-3 bags or a maximum of 75 kg. Roof boxes are perfect to store away your items that are needed for outdoor activities and so much more.

The Dacia Jogger is not allowed on Iceland’s restricted F-Roads and is commonly rated the best minivan in Iceland.

Mercedes Benz Vito

Looking for a comfortable and spacious option for a larger group or family trip? The Volkswagen Caravelle 9 Passenger 4x4 from Go Car Rental Iceland is an ideal choice. With enough capacity to accommodate up to nine adults and their luggage, this top minivan rental offers convenience and comfort, for the whole crew!

Black 9 seater Best Family Minivan Mercedes Benz Vito

The Vito is not only spacious but also fuel-efficient, ensuring that your adventure won't break the bank. And, as a true Mercedes Benz, it's a joy to drive.

This vehicle is perfect for those exploring the Ring Road and all other Icelandic roads, as well as some of the F-roads. The Mercedes Benz Vito is the only Minivan we have that is allowed to go on F-Roads.

Other Car Rental Vehicles

Now that you know our top pick for the best family Minivan to Rent in Iceland, we are going to go over our other size options. Go Car Rental has a variety of vehicles for you to enjoy, ranging from small, midsize, and 4X4.

A man standing next to his rental car while looking at a waterfall

Small Rental Car

If you're traveling solo or simply prefer a compact ride, our smaller vehicles are a wonderful choice. Our fleet of well-maintained vehicles is equipped with the latest features to ensure your ride is both comfortable and safe.

We also offer a variety of fuel-efficient rental cars, which can help you save money on gas during your travels.

Midsize Rental Car

For a comfortable and spacious ride, we recommend our midsize family vehicles. You'll have plenty of legroom and ample space for all your snacks and gear.

Our top priority is your safety, which is why all our vehicles have the latest safety features to ensure a worry-free journey.

4X4 Rental Car

If you're seeking an adventurous trip through Iceland, it's likely that a 4X4 vehicle will be necessary. Our 4x4 SUV rental cars in Iceland are a great fit for those who want to explore off the beaten path.

These rugged vehicles are built to help you navigate mountainous terrain in Iceland's mountainous region.