Looking for an unforgettable road trip in Iceland? Want to visit the Icelandic highland by driving one of the most powerful new 4WD vehicles? Renting a brand new Land Rover Defender with Hertz Iceland would be your best choice.

The 2022 Land Rover Defender is without question one of the best four-wheel-drive cars had been newly introduced to our fleet. The Defender is a high-tech off-roader with unique curb appeal that can tackle any terrain with any road conditions. Regardless of your Iceland road trip plan, the weather and the seasons you are self-driving in Iceland, the 2022 Land Rover Defender 110 could always bring you to your dream destination with no hassle.

In the year 2022, Hertz Iceland introduced the Automatic transmission Defender and the Hybrid Plug-in(PHEV) automatic Defender to our fleet. By getting these two different types of fuel consumption Defender to the fleet, we wish to meet the needs and expectations of different drivers and renters. If you are looking for a trip with lower emissions, expecting a greener Iceland road trip, the PHEV version would be your best option. If you want to drive around Iceland in the traditional way and feel the full capability of this remarkable off-roader, the automatic regular fuel type Defender would then be your best Icelandic road companion.

The undefeatable Land Rover Defender

Our Land Rover Defender KEY FEATURES


  • Body-coloured roof
  • LED headlights
  • Heated, electric, power fold door mirrors with approach lights and auto-dimming driver side
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  • Cross car beam in Light Grey Powder Coat Brushed finish
  • Cabin walk-through
  • Auto-dimming interior rearview mirror


  • 3D Surround Camera
  • Driver Condition Monitor
  • 360° Parking Aid
  • Wade Sensing
  • Cruise Control and Speed Limiter
  • Lane Keep Assist
  • Emergency Braking
  • Traffic Sign Recognition and Adaptive Speed Limiter
  • Six airbags including driver and passenger, side curtain and thorax


  • All Wheel Drive (4WD)
  • Twin-speed transfer box
  • Coil suspension
  • Terrain Response
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What Iceland attractions can you visit with the Land Rover Defender?

With the car’s outstanding capability, you can drive it on any paved, gravel and F-roads*.

*Please note, the Icelandic F-roads means the mountain road, which will only open to the public during the summer months. You are NOT ALLOWED and it is ILLEGAL to drive on any unmarked roads, paths or tracks at any time, especially when you are driving in the highland area. You will be heavily fined if you perform any form of off-road driving in Iceland. Please be reminded that the video shown here is NOT filmed in Iceland.

Here are some highlighted Iceland attractions that you can visit with your rental Defender:

  • The Golden Circle
  • The South Coast
  • The North
  • The East
  • The Snæfellsnes Peninsula
  • The Westfjords area
  • The highland area* in summer only

Book now, and explore all Iceland has to offer THIS summer

Rent your brand new Land Rover Defender today with Hertz Iceland. Create one of the best travel memories with the best 4×4 rental car in Iceland.

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