About Us Who are we?

SunRise Car Rentals started as a local, family business located in Heraklion, Crete since 1982. Now, with over 36 years of experience in the rental sector, our services are available in the entirety of the island of Crete, all its major cities (Heraklion, Chania, Rethymnon, Agios Nikolaos) and at every airport and port. We provide our customers with new cars, perfectly maintained and always at a competitive price, giving priority to safety and hospitality. Browse our site to get information about our car fleet and any available special offers. Dont hesitate to contact us for any inquiries and questions, SunRise Car Rentals highly trained and courteous staff is always at your disposal.

G. Valergakis & Sons

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Policies & insurances What we offer

Full insurance with no excess
Theft Protection 100%
Fire Protection 100%
Glasses & Mirrors Insurance 100%
Free Cancellation
No Deposit Required
Book now and pay on arrival
Unlimited Kilometers
24h Assistance
Fair Fuel Policy
Second Driver
Free baby seats & boosters
Free delivery within Heraklion City
Free delivery at Heraklion/Chania airport
Free delivery at Heraklion/Chania Port
Car delivery all over Crete
No hidden costs. Final prices

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Preveli Beach

Preveli beach, best known for the unique combination of the palm forest and the river that flows into the sea through the beach, is located in the south area of Rethymnon county and east of Plakias.


The beautiful city of Rethymno lies on the north coast of the island. It’s located between the cities of Chania and Heraklion. It’s the capital of the prefecture with almost 30.000 inhabitants.


25th August str. 46, Heraklion, Crete