Reserve an affordable car rental in Salalah
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Rent a car from the following companies in Salalah
At VIPCars, you can choose from car rental deals from multiple suppliers available in Salalah. The following are our top car rental companies operating in Salalah, Oman. We partner with the most trustworthy car rental brands in the world to bring the choicest bargains for our customers.
- Dollar Rent a Car
- Avis Car Rental
Our car rental locations in Salalah, Oman
You can book a car rental at any of the following locations of Salalah at our website.
Salalah International Airport (SLL)Salalah Airport is the secondary international airport in the Sultanate of Oman. This beautifully lit airport is located at a distance of 5.5 kilometres from city center at 18th November Road. Government-owned SLL Airport serves the province of Dhofar and the City of Salalah.
Salalah DowntownThe largest mosque in Oman, Sultan Qaboos Masjid, is located in the city center of Salalah. Downtown Salalah houses many mid-range and budget hotels and acts as a tourist hub with many public spaces, landmarks & religious sites.
Hilton Salalah ResortHilton Salalah is a lavish 4-star waterfront hotel located on As Sultan Qaboos Street, at a distance of 2 km from Samaharam Tourist Village and 11 km from Sultan Qaboos Grand Mosque. Our car rental suppliers in Salalah provide pick-up and return of car rentals at Hilton Hotel. If you are staying at this hotel then you can enjoy a free parking along with many other amenities.
Al Jabal Hotel, SalalahAl Jabal Hotel, a 3-star hotel located at a distance of 4 miles from Salalah Airport on Al Sultan Qaboos Street is one of our pickup points in the city center. The convenient location of this hotel makes it into a favourite car rental spot as it is close to many sites such as Al-Saada Stadium (19.5 km).
Types of car rentals available in Salalah
We recommend SUV cars for trips towards the hills and valleys of Oman. Whereas, small compact cars are ideal for day trips to the busy areas of the city. We provide a car for every kind of a requirement.
An ideal rental car should be comfortable, stylish as well as fuel-efficient. Be free to choose any car from our fleet for Salalah as each of the cars are from genuine car manufacturers.
Please note that July to September is the peak season when suppliers run out of vehicles. So, it is advised that you book a car rental in advance to get the most of our cheaper deals along with a wider variety to choose from.
Nissan Kicks or similar
Honda Accord or similar
- Economy cars
Mitsubishi Lancer or similar
Nissan Sunny or similar
Nissan Micra or similar
- Full-size cars
Toyota Camry or similar
Adventurous road trips from Salalah
Always carry your passport and visa while moving around in Salalah or even outside the city as there are routine checks done for security purposes. Women must make sure that they carry conservative apparel especially when touring outside the city of Salalah.
Do not forget to carry a sufficient amount of water as well as using sun protection when you go for a road trip outside of Salalah. Moving out of the city implies driving with caution pertaining to the lack of visibility due to fog. Also, avoid speeding as there are chances of encountering animals.
Carry enough food supplies for the way as it is very hard to spot any restaurant on the highways.
Drive from Salalah to Muscat
Total distance - 1,018.5 km Duration - 9 hours 3 minutes Best route - Route 31
Drive from Salalah to Wadi Darbat
Total distance - 51.1 km Duration - 57 minutes Best route - Route 49
Drive from Salalah to Mirbat
Total distance - 74.8 km Duration - 59 minutes Best route - Route 49
Drive from Salalah to Dalkut
Total distance - 167.6 km Duration - 2 hours 46 minutes Best route - Sultan Qaboos St
Getting around the city of Salalah
In the small city of Salalah, most of the tourist attractions are in a close proximity to each other. Although, you can easily walk across the city to visit the attractions, the hotter months call for another means of transport. If you are using a rental car, make sure that you have a map or a GPS for easier navigation.
Car rentals are very cheap in Oman and Salalah does not have a great system of public transport, making driving the easiest way to get around. Oman drives on the right-hand side of the road and the usual speed limits are 120km/h on dual-carriageways, 100km/h on single carriageways and 60km/h or 80km/h in built-up areas. Selected highways in Oman have speed cameras. Traffic violations are taken very seriously in Oman so obey the rules for your own good.
Top things to do in Oman’s Salalah
Located about 647 miles south of Muscat, Salalah is the capital of Oman’s Dhofar Province. Besides the Port of Salalah, which is the largest deep-water port in Oman, and accounts for more than 70% of the country’s marine trade, Salalah is famous for natural beauty. Known as the 'Perfume capital of Arabia’, the city is home to unique markets that sell a variety of perfumes and attar. Salalah’s close proximity to several natural attractions such as mountains wildlife enthusiasts and nature lovers. Salalah is served by Salalah Airport, located just 1.5 miles away from the city centre.
- Khor Rori
- Al Balid Archeological Site
- Hawana Aqua Park
- Salalah Gardens Mall Road
- Heritage Village
- Jordan Archaeological Museum
- Dahariz Beach - Khor End
- Al-Nahdah Tower