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Renting a car in the UAE: your gateway to freedom

Renting a car in the UAE gives you unmatched freedom to explore: no more waiting on public transport or sticking to fixed-schedule group tours. To rent a car, you'll need an International Driving Permit (IDP), your national driver's license, a credit card, and your passport.

Driving in the Emirates is a pleasure, with its well-maintained roads, affordable fuel, and breathtaking scenery. From the awe-inspiring Sheikh Zayed Mosque in Abu Dhabi to the bustling Dubai Mall and the sparkling gold souks, there's a wealth of sights to see. Don't miss unique spots like Dubai's Garden of Wonders, all within easy reach by car.

With our 24/7 roadside assistance, help is always just a call away for any inquiries you might have. Additionally, enjoy the flexibility of free cancellations up to seven days before your trip and take advantage of promotional discounts like "LOCAL".

Where to rent a car in the UAE

If you're setting out in your rented car in the UAE, consider visiting these world-renowned tourist destinations:

Dubai: Beyond the famed Dubai Mall, ascend the Burj Khalifa, the tallest building in the world, and dive into the city's vibrant nightlife.
Abu Dhabi: Revel in the architectural marvel of the Sheikh Zayed Mosque and explore the myriad attractions of Yas Island.
Sharjah: Discover the cultural heritage in Sharjah's museums and traditional markets.
Fujairah: Seek out tranquility on its serene beaches and scenic mountain trails.

Pick-up and return your rental car at convenient locations like the airport. Just present your voucher, MVU, and passport, inspect the car for any existing damage, and sign the rental agreement. Returning the car is straightforward — just ensure it's on time and refueled according to the company's policy.
 

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What our users say

Real reviews on local car hires in the UAE

Vadim Kalinin
Vadim Kalinin
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Mazda CX-5 in the UAE

In general, everything went well, the car was provided on time, in good condition

January 2023
Viacheslav Piatykh
Viacheslav Piatykh
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Nissan Altima in the UAE

Everything went well with renting a Nissan Altima in the UAE!!!!

February 2024
Iaroslav Buriachenko
Iaroslav Buriachenko
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Mitsubishi Attrage in the UAE

everything is fine with the car. After renting the car they wrote 2 weeks later, they wanted to charge us for one more day of renting, although we turned everything in on time. I think we agreed that everything was fine

January 2024
Ilia Kolybasov
Ilia Kolybasov
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Nissan Sunny in the UAE

No complaints about the website and booking, everything is convenient and understandable! It took us a long time to find a car at the airport and we had to pay for parking at the airport (we were asked to meet him at the airport exit with a sign)! Had to wait about an hour for the person to come get the car! Totally inconvenient refund of the deposit which left for the car! No pritezi to the condition of the car! In general, all was well.

March 2023
Kristina Berezniuk
Kristina Berezniuk
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MG ZS in the UAE

it's okay)

March 2023
Maxim Kraynov
Maxim Kraynov
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JAC JS4 in the UAE

it's okay.

December 2023
Dmitry Petrov
Dmitry Petrov
KG

Hyundai Kona in the UAE

Overall everything went great and I was satisfied. The car is good, in good condition. It was a different brand, but of the same class, so it was not critical. The only thing that confused me was that they did not give me any documents for the car. They promised to send it on WhatsApp, but I drove for 2 weeks without documents). At the end of the rental there was a strange situation. It was Sunday morning, I came to hand over the car, but the office was closed, the phones were disconnected, although the day before, on Saturday, we contacted and confirmed the completion of the lease. I ended up leaving the car at the office with the keys in the cabin, a video report was sent to the contact numbers. Otherwise no problems and I was satisfied with both price and quality! Will definitely contact you in the future! Thank you!

February 2024
Viktor Abramenko
Viktor Abramenko
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Hyundai Santa Fe in the UAE

Everything is ok, except guides about the place at the airport, where we could meet with the company representative and drop off the car.

March 2024
Olaf Meier
Olaf Meier
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Jetour Dashing in the UAE

The Company does not provide an invoice. The executing company did not hand out the car without cash payment although credit card payment was mentioned by LocalCarHires.

October 2023
Aleksei Ilin
Aleksei Ilin
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Dodge Challenger in the UAE

everything went great.

April 2024
Sergei Butusov
Sergei Butusov
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Nissan Sunny in the UAE

In principle, everything is good, the only thing when getting the car the driver did not have change, you had to pay 355 dollars, I gave 400 and when returning the car did not give change, they said to check the fines and toll roads.

July 2023
Renat Sadrutdinov
Renat Sadrutdinov
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Hyundai Accent in the UAE

Everything is great and the price and service, there are no hidden extras. No deposit required

May 2024
Andrei Danilov
Andrei Danilov
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Nissan Sunny in the UAE

Everything is great ! 👍 I will definitely be contacting you again

February 2024

Local Car Hires in the UAE

These local businesses provide car rental services in the UAE

Local Car Hires in the UAE

These local businesses provide car rental services in the UAE

Sarah

Dubai
4.8
Sarah

Akil

Dubai
4.3
Akil

Jose

Dubai
4.4
Jose

Ahme

Dubai
4.3
Ahme
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Our service spans over 40 countries, including the UAE, offering a comprehensive range of services to ensure a hassle-free journey. From a diverse selection of car models to 24/7 roadside assistance, we've streamlined the rental process. Our platform features user-friendly filters for quick car selection, rapid online booking, and options to view sample rental agreements in advance.

Choosing TakeCars means not only finding the perfect car but also enjoying continuous support throughout your rental experience.

UAE car rental prices

Car rental prices in the UAE are competitive, with TakeCars providing clear, upfront terms without hidden charges. Daily rates start from just AED 120 ($33), inclusive of all necessary insurance. Deposits vary from AED 1,000 to AED 5,000, based on the car model, and are fully refundable upon the vehicle’s return.

Rates in the UAE vary throughout the year depending on the season and the rental length in days.

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chartHow expensive is renting a car in the UAE: average daily rates for a one-week car rental, across all car classes. Delivery across UAE not included.

UAE car rental questions

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How much prepayment is required for renting a car in UAE?

Prepayment for car rental in the UAE usually ranges from 10 to 20% and is included in the rental price. The prepayment is calculated automatically on the website depending on the car and rental period.

How can I book a car in UAE?

You can easily book online through our platform. For customized assistance, our support team is ready to help you 24/7.

What is a No Deposit option?

The No Deposit option allows you to rent a car without leaving a security deposit.

What does the basic insurance cover?

Basic insurance (TPL) covers damage to other vehicles and property while you are driving. We ensure transparency about what is included in each insurance option.

What insurance options are available when renting a car in the UAE?

We offer various insurance options including CDW (Collision Damage Waiver) and full coverage. Details can be explored more during the booking process.

What does CDW cover in UAE?

CDW typically covers all damages except for windshield, tires, and undercarriage. Please review the insurance terms during booking for full details.

Methods for deposit payment in UAE?

Deposits can be paid using cash or card, though this may vary by rental company. The specific method for each car is indicated on the booking page.

Can I add an additional driver?

Yes, you can usually add up to 4 additional drivers in UAE. Additional fees may apply, which are always transparently displayed on our site.

Are minivans available for rent in UAE?

Yes, minivans are available for rent in UAE. Booking early is recommended as it guarantees more options and availability.

Can I request an electric car in UAE?

Electric cars are available, subject to availability. Please check our website for the most current options.

Any discount code valid for car rentals in UAE?

Use code LOCAL to get up to 10% off your first rental. For every review you leave, you will also receive an additional discount on your next booking.

What are the working hours for car rental services in UAE?

You can see information about the work of the supplier when choosing a car on our website.

Why should I book a car in UAE through your website?

Compare for yourself! Use code LOCAL for discounts. We pride ourselves on our low prices because we work with local companies. We have no hidden fees or additional fees - all conditions are clear and transparent.

Is there any road assistance service?

Yes, road assistance is provided by the rental service in case of any issues. This service is included in your rental for added peace of mind.

How to access rental car support 24/7?

24/7 support is included with every rental. Contact details are provided in your rental voucher.

Can I return the car in a different location in UAE?

Yes, you can return the car to a different location by contacting the rental company directly through the details provided in your voucher. This may involve additional fees.

When is the deposit on card released?

The deposit is typically released within 7-14 days after the rental period ends. Visible deposit sums and conditions are always outlined during the booking process.

What is the fuel policy when renting a car in the UAE?

Our fuel policy in UAE generally follows a full-to-full model. Please note that this is subject to availability and local supplier terms.

Is it worth renting a GPS navigator in UAE?

Using your phone's GPS is usually more convenient in UAE. Consider this as a cost-saving alternative to renting a device.

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