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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

Alexey Bareysha
Alexey Bareysha
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Kia Sonet in the UAE

Everything went great, we are very happy with the service. The car was served in a clean condition. Payment was taken correctly. Thank you. We will be your customers.

February 2024
Ilya Veryasov
Ilya Veryasov
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Hyundai Tucson in the UAE

1. We booked a car at the airport, but in fact we took a cab from the airport to our office. It is inconvenient with children and suitcases constantly overloaded. 2. The car was different, but not worse. 3. The rental itself was fine. 4. Then different people contacted me and asked the same questions about the return time, etc. 5. Then when I ordered a cab for 16.00 from the rental office to the airport, the drivers started calling me at 4.00 am, mixing up the morning with the evening. 6. Further when I arrived at their office, I had to go up to their office and had to deal with the cab for a long time. 7. Further every 10 minutes I was told that in 5 minutes will be a cab to the airport, was late for 35 min car in the end. 8. In general, the service is lame, to put it mildly. 9. In exchange for the inconvenience of nothing offered, even took extra money for not getting gasoline in double the amount.

February 2024
Nikolay Nikolayev
Nikolay Nikolayev
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Hyundai Accent in the UAE

The car was provided to the airport at the appointed time, the car was not of the brand that was ordered, but it was provided of a similar class. The deposit was returned without delay. Satisfied with the service!

January 2023
Aleksei Babakov
Aleksei Babakov
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Mitsubishi Attrage in the UAE

All in all, it went well. I liked it. We will contact you again.

March 2024
Elena Perlina
Elena Perlina
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MG 3 in the UAE

Everything went well! A very nice bonus was that the employee who gave out the car was Russian-speaking. The car is good, with min mileage. For city driving it is quite suitable

May 2024
Konstantin Baidali
Konstantin Baidali
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Toyota Camry in the UAE

Everything is fine except they gave me a different car, even though I booked a Camry

March 2023
Aleksei Ilin
Aleksei Ilin
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Dodge Challenger in the UAE

everything went great.

April 2024
Alexander Kapshunov
Alexander Kapshunov
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Hyundai Elantra in the UAE

I liked that the car was practically new, with a mileage of 3200 km. In general, everything went well, there were no problems. Of the minuses: bad feedback from your employees as a company that provides rental services. I had several questions that I wanted to know the information for, I was sent to the rental office, they themselves could not give an answer or did not want to. I also learned a little at the rental office, maybe people were busy there, or maybe they had non-working hours, I didn’t understand. The answers were short. If I were a less experienced traveler, I would be very worried about a rental car. By the way, the rental office does not respond during non-working hours, but your employees send to the rental office. I would like to be more customer-oriented, all the same, I order a car from you, and not somewhere else. Another surprise was the attempt of the person who gave the car to sell us full insurance. He convinced me that I bought insurance from your company and in case of problems I would need to contact you, but he could not help in any way. But if you buy from him, it will be easier, simpler and in general it will be more correct. I ended up leaving your insurance because it was cheaper :) Well, I would like more clarity on how and where to take and rent a car. I contacted the man from the rental office and he explained to me tersely. A detailed and up-to-date (!) instruction from you would be a big plus for your company. At least for me, as a tourist in an unfamiliar country, it would be calmer, even if the instruction was redundant.

February 2023
Vitalii Shapovalov
Vitalii Shapovalov
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Nissan X-Terra in the UAE

The car is in good condition. Mileage under 50 t km The interior is fabric and as a consequence in stains

January 2024
Andrei Makarenkov
Andrei Makarenkov
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Renault Megane Sedan in the UAE

The rental car went very well. They met us at the airport, showed us the car and helped us get settled. Of the minuses, the manager forgot to give us the key and had to run to the airport building to get it, and he did not tell us how much airport parking was paid and we had to pay extra for it later. Our rent a car we were very satisfied with. The manager answered our questions about driving the car. At the end of renting, I was contacted by WhatsApp one day in advance to clarify whether all plans are in force. I rented the car at the agreed place near the airport, then we were driven to the airport. I was very pleased with the rental and have already recommended your service to my friends to rent a car.

March 2023
Daniyar Sagidolla
Daniyar Sagidolla
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Nissan Maxima in the UAE

all is well

October 2023
Firuz Talibov
Firuz Talibov
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Chevrolet Spark in the UAE

I wouldn’t like to speak negatively, but there’s no other way. Firstly, the car was not the one I rented, secondly, the car was very dirty, and thirdly, they did not return the deposit despite the fact that it had already been a month. I’m very unhappy and I think I’m not the first person.

March 2024
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A S
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Mazda CX-5 in the UAE

I liked everything, the car is great, they took me quickly! Only in the beginning it took a long time to get the car, because they had problems with the reservation system, I had to wait an hour and a half.

March 2023

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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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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