Car Rental Istanbul

Compare Top Car Rental Companies for Istanbul

  • Sixt Sixt
  • EuropCar EuropCar
  • Alamo Alamo
  • Budget Budget
  • Enterprise Enterprise
  • Essence Car Rental Essence Car Rental
  • Green motion Green motion
  • Car Wiz Car Wiz
  • Nokta Rent A Car Nokta Rent A Car
  • Avec Car Rentals Avec Car Rentals

Why book Istanbul car rental with VIP Cars?

All Inclusive Pricing

Rent a car in Istanbul with pricing inclusive of CDW, Theft Waiver & Unlimited Mileage.

Trusted Rental Companies

Leading car rental suppliers in Istanbul - Sixt, EuropCar, Alamo, Budget, Enterprise, Essence Car Rental, Green motion, Car Wiz, Nokta Rent A Car, Avec Car Rentals

Lowest Prices Guaranteed

Huge savings on Istanbul Car Rental Deals

No Cancellation Fee

VIP Cars offers free cancellation for car rentals in Istanbul

Secure Online Booking

Reserve a car for Istanbul through a secure booking platform

Widest Fleet of Cars

Choose from Economy, Minivan, SUV & Luxury car rental deals for Istanbul

Cheap Car Rental in Istanbul

Rent a car for cheap in Istanbul through our website,, and explore the beautiful city at your pace and preferred schedule. Pick up the car rental at IST Airport as soon as you arrive in Istanbul to have a car throughout your stay. Our car rentals can also be picked up from popular hotels, metro stations, etc. Visit all the top sights in an independent Istanbul car rental instead of public transport. Go on road trips to explore further in your hired vehicle without worrying about transportation. Our car rentals are available in other parts of Turkey as well! So, book a car rental in Istanbul with us without any hidden charges and explore the gateway between Europe & Asia, Istanbul, with full freedom.

When it comes to making a car rental reservation for Instanbul, It is always a wise idea to place a booking in advance so that you get access to the cheapest rates and the widest variety of cars.

Best Car Rental Companies in Istanbul

By forming tie-ups with top car hire companies available in Istanbul, we bring you the cheapest and most reliable car rentals ranging from budget-friendly to premium vehicles while ensuring amazing services. The presence of these rental brands under one roof makes it much easier for you to compare their deals and grab the best & cheapest offer, saving you time and money.

  • AcarentAcarent
  • AlamoAlamo
  • AutoUnionAutoUnion
  • Avec Car RentalsAvec Car Rentals
  • BudgetBudget
  • Central Rent a CarCentral Rent a Car
  • EnterpriseEnterprise
  • Essence Car RentalEssence Car Rental
  • EuropcarEuropcar
  • HertzHertz
  • NationalNational
  • Pandora Car HirePandora Car Hire
  • Sixt Sixt

Self-drive Car Rental Types in Istanbul

Our impressive car rental fleet in Istanbul comprises spacious SUV rentals ideal for long distances, compact fuel-efficient vehicles for city travel, and 7, 9, 12 & 15-seater vans/minivans to accommodate big groups. A full-size or a standard car rental will be appropriate for families while we recommend our luxury cars if you like to drive the finest vehicles for an exotic experience without worrying about the cost.

Also, you can add Extras to the Istanbul car rental booking such as a GPS navigation system which will be helpful in rural areas of Turkey. For add-on services like these, suppliers charge a small daily fee.

  • Mini
  • Economy
  • Compact
  • Standard/Intermediate
  • Full-size
  • Van/Minivan
  • SUV
  • Luxury/Premium

Car Rental Deal Types in Istanbul

Since the requirements and needs can be different for renters, we have categorized the rental deals into the following types:

  • Short-term Car Rental

    For all your short-term rental needs, we have a wide variety of daily (one day/24 hours), weekend, and weekly (1 week, 2 weeks & 3 weeks) deals. Note that cars rented for a few hours are not charged on an hourly basis, the renter is charged for the whole day, i.e., 24 hours.

  • Long-term Car Rental

    Our long-term rental deals cover a huge range of monthly car rentals that can be booked for any duration of your choice ranging up to 6 months or more. So whether you are in need of a temporary vehicle or planning a long trip, our monthly rental deals are here to save the day.

  • One-way Car Rental

    When you choose to return the rented vehicle at a location different than the one you picked it up from, it is considered a one-way deal. If you wish to book one at a cheap price, you are on the right platform. Suppliers charge a small one-way fee for such trips.

Tips for Booking the Cheapest Car Rental Deal in Istanbul

With VIP Cars, you can find and reserve the cheapest car rental deals for Instanbul in 3 simple steps- Search, Compare & Book. While we aim to provide highly competitively priced car rentals, you can also keep the below-mentioned tips in mind to secure the best deal at the lowest possible price.

  • Advance Booking: Car rentals that are booked far ahead of the pick-up date tend to cost cheaper. So instead of choosing to wait until the last minute, reserve a rental of your choice in advance to save big.
  • Choose an Economy Car: Of all the vehicle groups made available by suppliers, economy cars are the cheapest to rent. Considering they are fuel-efficient, you can cut down the fuel expenses.
  • Make a Car Rental Comparison: Comparing the top deals available in Istanbul is easily one of the best ways to find the cheapest rental. VIP Cars simplifies the process by bringing the best deals under one roof, enabling you to make a thorough comparison among them.
  • Go for a Full-to-Full Fuel Policy: The fuel policy can be different for each supplier and rental car. Of all the available options, deals with a Full-to-Full fuel policy tend to go easy on the pocket since you are in complete control of the refueling part when returning the vehicle.
  • Opt for Unlimited Mileage: Many suppliers offer deals with Unlimited Mileage, giving you more control over your journey and the distance you wish to cover. In addition, selecting this deal will prevent you from paying an additional amount in case you run out of miles had you selected a rental with a different fuel policy.

Car Rental Locations in Istanbul

Car rental companies based in Istanbul have their offices dotted in almost every major location, offering easy access to renters. While we in association with the suppliers offer a wide network of rental locations in Istanbul, Airports and Downtown are most popular among the customers granting the availability of top suppliers in the area.

  • Istanbul Airport (IST)

  • Sabiha Gokcen Intl Airport (SAW)

  • Istanbul Downtown

  • Istanbul Yenibosna Station

  • Istanbul Taksim

  • Istanbul Maslak

Road Trips to Plan in Istanbul in a Car Rental

The alluring highways of Turkey, well-equipped with proper signposts and gas stations call for road trips. Book any rental vehicle of your choice with us for however long you want and hit the road with it to explore everything Turkey has to offer.

Listed below are two of the most popular road trips with Istanbul as the starting point.

Istanbul to Izmir

Distance: 480 km via O-5

When in Istanbul, make some time for Izmir. The city retains historical landmarks from the time of Alexander the Great and the Ottoman Empire. It is known for its relaxing beaches. Having a rental car will save you from finding means of transport.

Istanbul to Ankara

Distance: 445.4 km via Kuzey Marmara Otoyolu/O-7 and O-4

Away from the Istanbul traffic, take the highway to Ankara, the large capital city of Turkey. The city is rich in history as well as population. Interestingly, the city is named after Angora rabbits. A car rental will give you the ease of touring the city at your will.

FAQs - Car Rental in Istanbul

Best Deals

Cheap Car Rental Deals in Turkey

Economy USD 13.1 /day
Compact USD 14.2 /day
Van / Minivan USD 20.75 /day
Luxury USD 24.03 /day

Car Rental Locations in or near Istanbul