Car Rental Dubai – FAQs

Apart from the documents listed above, all renters must be over the age of 22 and must own a driver’s license that is at least 6 months old.

Whether you are looking for a luxury or budget car rental in Dubai, the minimum rental period for all our vehicles is 24 hours. We also provide customized rent a car plans to cater to those customers that seek a long-term solution.

Salik is Dubai’s own toll collection system that automatically deducts a fee when a vehicle passes through the toll gate. Each of our vehicles here at Speedy Drive Car Rental is equipped with Salik tags, and all customers shall be charged AED 5/- each time they move through a toll gate.

Yes, we do provide a budget airport car rental service as well. Place your inquiry through our website, and a member of our team shall get back to you with all the necessary details.

No, only that customer who has submitted his driver’s license and other details to Speedy Drive Car Rental is permitted to drive our vehicle. More drivers can be added if they can submit the required documents and pay the registration fee.

All customers are required to pay all parking-related charges by themselves during the rental period.

If you want to fit in, a luxury sports car is certainly the best hire option for Dubai. However, if you are just looking to get around, then you really have your pick of the litter as the streets and roads in Dubai will fit vehicles of all sizes. Petrol is also affordable, so even a petrol guzzler will do alright on the streets of Dubai.

Speed junkies will rejoice to hear that Dubai has some of the fastest highways in the world with the freeways going all the way up to 140 km/h (86 mph). Aside from those roads however, the standard range of speeds is 40 km/h (25 mph) to 60 km/h (37 mph) on residential roads and 100 km/h (62 mph) on rural roads.

Parking is widely available in Dubai and visitors should have no problem finding a free spot no matter where they go. Travelers should note that parking fees are broken down into a number of categories. The three primary categories are commercial, non-commercial, and special areas; amongst those, commercial and non-commercial split into a further two separate zones that charge different rates. The exact tariffs will be posted on signage by the parking lots, but it pays to know in advance that fees are not uniform across the city.

On average a rental car in Dubai costs AED 96 per day.

In the past 72 hours, the cheapest car hires were found at Ace (AED 36/day), keddy by Europcar (AED 48/day) and DRIVUS (AED 58/day). In the last 72 hours the cheapest rental car price was found at CARLUX UAE.

The average price of fuel in Dubai is AED 10.83 per litre over the past 30 days. Filling up a tank of fuel costs between AED 130 and AED 173, depending on the car size.

Economy (Mitsubishi Mirage G4 or similar) is the most frequently booked car hire type in Dubai.

Car rental companies onsite at Dubai Intl airport include Dollar, Hertz, keddy by Europcar, Sixt, Alamo, Europcar, Autostrad Rent A Car, DRIVUS, INTERRENT and GREEN MOTION.

Car rental companies that offer shuttle or pick-up services from Dubai Intl airport to off-airport locations include Thrifty, Dollar, Hertz, keddy by Europcar, Sixt, Alamo, Europcar, Fast Rent A Car, Avis, and National.

Take a look at our extensive car hire location map to find the best car hire deals near you.

An Economy car hire in Dubai costs AED 128 per day, on average.

A Full Size car hire in Dubai costs AED 357 per day, on average.

A Compact car hire in Dubai costs AED 118 per day, on average.

In Dubai, cars are most frequently rented at keddy by Europcar Airport Road (11 km from city centre ).

On average a car hire in Dubai costs AED 673 per week (AED 96 per day).

On average a car hire in Dubai costs AED 2,884 per month (AED 96 per day).

FAQs - Car Rental Dubai