Lion Rent a Car Terms and Conditions





  • Requirements

The Renter and additionally agreed drivers must be minimum 21 years of age and must have a valid driving license for at least 1 year.


  • Period of rent

The minimum renting period is 24 hours. When returning the vehicle, the client has the right to be late up to 1 hour without a charge. After that a full renting day is charged.

  • Way of renting

The vehicles are rented from the offices of the company. After signing of the contract, an inspection of the vehicle must be made and the remarks are noted, if such exist. When the client returns the vehicle, an authorized person from the company makes an inspection of the vehicle and if a damage or shortage is found, caused by the client and not covered by the insurance, the charges are recovered from the deposit. 


  • Payment options

A credit card, issued on the name of the main driver/renter, is mandatory for all rentals.

Accepted credit cards are: VISA and Mastercard


  • Liability

Collision Damage Waiver is included in the price and limits the customers' responsibility to the following amounts in accordance with the rented vehicle:

B/I-€300; C/D-€360; E/F/P/Q-€480; S/G/Z-€540; H-€660; K-€420; L-€840; N-€1200; O-€600.

In case of damage or theft to rented vehicle, a police protocol or mutual agreement statement is required. Otherwise, additional insurance reducing your Non-Waivable Excess will be invalid.

In case no other vehicle/participant is involved in the accident and the police has refused to attend the scene, the customer should provide reference number from his call with the police.

  • Insurances:

Third Party Liability is included in the rental cost and the car is covered according to Bulgarian law. A copy of the document is available in the car for inspections.

Collision Damage Waiver /CDW/: CDW can be purchased or included in the rental rate and limits renter’s liability to the excess amount.


Purchase of Super Cover Damage Waiver /Super CDW/ removes completely the Non-Waivable Excess in case of damage and theft.

Super Cover is available only when basic Collision Damage Waiver and Vehicle Theft Cover are already purchased. Prices are as follows:   B/I-€ 8 per day; C/D/K-€ 10 per day; E/S/G/P-€ 12 per day; H/L/O/Z-€ 14 per day; N-€ 16 per day.

Purchase of Super Cover does not abolish Incident Administration Fee from 15 euro.

The insurance is not valid in below occasions: Theft or damage of wipers, CD-player, antenna, tyres, rim covers, license plate number/s/, keys and mirrors, damages to the underbody of the vehicle or loss of car documents; any interior damages; any mishappening resulting from alcohol or drug abuse; damages caused to the vehicle due to off-road driving; theft or damage of any personal belongings in the car; damage caused by not using correct fuel; the car has boarded a ship/ferry.

  • Fuel

The vehicle is delivered with full tank at the beginning of the rent. The consumed fuel is at the expense of the RENTER. In case the RENTER returns the vehicle with less fuel, the missing fuel is charged per gas station prices plus a refueling fee of € 12.

Electric vehicles are provided with a charge of 80% to 100%. If the vehicle is returned with less than 80%, the customer has to pay full charge of the battery in the amount of € 30.


  • Traffic fines

In case of a traffic violation, the cutomer is charged the full amount of the fine plus and additional € 15 administration fee.

  • One way rent

One way rentals between different cities are on request and subject to additional charge. One way charge may vary from € 48.00 to € 120.00. Outside of the country, One Way Rentals are on request.


  • Additional driver

Each additional driver is charged € 2.40 per day for a maximum period of 10 days. All additional drivers must meet the minimum age requirements.


  • Additional equipment

Child seat (€ 3.60 per day), luggage rack (€ 3.60 per day), snow chains (€ 3.60 per day), navigation (€ 6 per day) are provided on request and will be charged for maximum 10 days.


  • Lost or damaged keys, documents, license plate or front panel of the radio

In these cases, a € 240 fee is charged.


  • Rent in out of office hours

For pick-up or return of the vehicle out of the established working hours, on request, a fee of € 30 is charged

  • Traveling outside of the country

Possible with preliminary request and approval. A fee of € 50 must be paid for preparing the documents.
The following maximum mileage applies: for rentals up to 3 days - 900km; for rentals from 4 to 10 days - 2500km.; for rentals from 11 to 30 days - 4000km. Each additional extra kilometer is going to be charged from € 0,07 to € 0,60 depending on the vehicle class.

  • Chauffeur services

On preliminary request.







All prices are in EUR with 20% VAT.