Car rental at Dubai Airport Terminal 1
Book a cheap rental car for pick up at Dubai Airport Terminal 1 and don't let anything go unexplored in The city of dreams. VIP Cars makes it quick and easy for you to hire a car at Dubai Airport Terminal 1; we have a simple 3 step booking process that lets you search, compare and reserve in just a few clicks. Saving you from all the confusion of tracking individual rental car agencies, we simplify the process of renting a car at DXB Terminal 1 by bringing all leading rental car companies at one place.
As you start looking for a DXB airport rental car on our website, we search the database of our trusted suppliers to show you the best and cheapest car hire deals. Moreover, with us, you pay what you see on your screen, leaving behind all your worries concerning either hidden or additional charges.
Car rental companies at Dubai Airport Terminal 1
Most of the DXB Airport car rental brands have their rental counters in the arrivals area of Terminal 1. There are some suppliers which are located at off-airport locations and provide either 'meet and greet’ service or shuttle service from the airport to their respective offices. We work with the following leading car hire suppliers in UAE:
- Sixt rent a car
- Thrifty Car Rental
- Hertz Car Rental
- Avis Car Rental
- Budget Rent A Car
- Dollar Rent A Car
- White and Black rent a car
Car rental deal types available for Dubai Airport
Through VIP Cars, you can easily rent a car as per the duration of your travel and the preferred drop-off point. Through long term and monthly rental cars in Dubai, you can save more and accomplish more irrespective of the fact whether you are traveling on business or leisure. With a one-way rental in Dubai, you get the option to return the rental vehicle at a place of your choice.
- Long term car rentals
- Monthly car rental Dubai
- One-way rentals
Which rental car type works best for you in Dubai?
For Dubai Airport car rental, our booking engine provides a wide fleet of cars including:
Mini, economy, and compact cars rentals
It is ideal for single travelers and couples.
Spacious vans/minivans and 7 & 9 seater car rentals
which comfortably pack in four large bags.
Full-size and SUV rentals
They are perfect if you intend to carry three bags or more; also preferred by people who want are carrying equipment.
Most popular rental car-types in Dubai: Luxury & convertible
With VIPCars, you can rent a luxury car after choosing from a huge variety consisting of cars from various brands. A luxury rental car in Dubai is apt when you do not want to compromise on comfort while touring. Our premium cars can be rented at economical prices.
Our available fleet of rental cars at Terminal 1 of DXB Airport include luxury cars from top manufacturers such as
Convertible car rental at Dubai Airport (DXB)
Opt for a stylish convertible if you want to make your trip a memorable experience. For thrilling drives, you should hire convertible cars in Dubai through VIPCars. A convertible lets you enjoy Dubai’s beautiful evenings and happening nights & you get the best views of the sparkling skyscrapers of the city.
About Dubai International Airport (DXB)
|Address:||Dubai International Airport, Terminal 1, Al Garhoud - Dubai - United Arab Emirates|
Ranked among the world's busiest airports, Dubai International Airport handles more than 85 million passengers annually. Dubai Airport houses three massive passenger terminals, with each one having its own dedicated rental car facility. As VIP Cars offers a hassle-free car rental reservation right from the comfort of your home, you will find your rental car waiting for you as you reach the supplier’s rental desk.
Owing to VIP Cars' decadelong expertise in providing best suited car hire solutions, it is no surprise that we continue to enjoy mutually rewarding association with the world's most reliable rental car companies.
Basic information about Dubai Airport Terminal 1 & its services
Covering a massive 101,184 sqm, the Dubai Airport Terminal 1 caters to more than 60 international air carriers except for Qantas Airways and Emirates. Following a major expansion project aimed at enhancing capacity, Dubai Airport Terminal 1 accommodates nearly 20 million passengers annually. Provided with four car parking areas namely, Car Park A, B, C & F, Dubai Airport Terminal 1 has space for more than 2,500 cars.
Moving around has not been of any problem as the Dubai Airport Train connects Terminal 1 to Concourse D. Besides regular airport-specific services such as ticket sales counters, immigration counters, baggage service lounges, and rest areas, you will find Dubai Airport Terminal 1 shops area packed with an elaborated range of retail outlets, restaurants, snack bars, and fast food joints, all scattered across the departures and arrivals halls of DXB Terminal 1.
You can also pick up your Dubai Airport car rental at the following points:
Dubai Airport Terminal 2
Used by over 50 airlines, Dubai Terminal 2 provides scheduled flights to countries like India, Afghanistan, Pakistan, Saudi Arabia and Iran.Book now
Dubai Airport Terminal 3
Partly underground & shared by Emirates and Qantas, DXB T3 offers international flights to almost all major locations around the globe.Book now
Popular one-way car rental trips from Dubai
If you are among those who cross out the ordinary and instead look for something different, the following road trips are definitely worth considering. If you don’t want to make the return trip, you can book a one-way rental by using the 'Different drop-off location?’ section on our booking form.
Dubai to Fujairah
Dubai to Liwa
Dubai to Dibba
Dubai to Ras Al Khaimah
Driving tips for car rental in Dubai
The following Dubai Airport car hire tips come in handy as the information makes it easier to start your trip as soon as you reach the airport. Making the rental pick-up hassle-free you also save a lot of time as well.
Don't forget to carry your driving license, credit card, and an additional identity proof, while you plan to rent a car at Dubai Airport. Also note that distances as well as your vehicle's speed are calculated in kilometers instead of miles in Dubai.
Majority of roads are regulated by a toll system. Don't forget to buy a prepaid card before driving your rental car on toll roads. Avoid driving around Dubai Airport during rush hours.
Dubai uses left-hand drive cars and getting a GPS-enabled rental car helps in navigating routes in and around Dubai.
As Dubai continues to experience hot summers all round the year, ensure that you necessarily book an air-conditioned rental car.
Rent a car in Dubai to see the top attractions
What used to be a small desert town of the UAE, Dubai has now become an incredible city known for its opulence. Dubai has transformed itself from a small desert town to the world's leading tourist destination in a span of few years. As the city offers plenty of things to do and explore, you will need a rental car to move around freely and hiring a car at Dubai Airport Terminal 1 makes perfect sense.
Most visited places in Dubai include -
- Burj Khalifa
- Dubai Museum
- Dubai Creek
- Burj Al Arab
- Dubai Fountain
- Palm Islands
- Wild Wadi Water Park
- Saeed Al Maktoum House
- The Dubai Mall
FAQs - Car Rental Dubai Airport T1
- Book your car rental well in advance to get discounted prices, suppliers offer lower costs on early bookings.
- The longer the duration of a car rental is, the cheaper the per-day costs are.
- If you are looking for a budget car rental at Dubai Airport T1, consider renting an economy/compact car rental.
- Visit www.vipcars.com to avail guaranteed cheapest prices from several suppliers available at the Dubai Airport.
As you approach the airport, you will find the 'Car Rental Return’ sign boards, follow the signs to reach to designated car park area for your supplier. Like suppliers such as Budget and Sixt are situated at the Departure Level Car Park in the Car Rental Building, Parking A2 of Terminal 1, similarly, your rental voucher consists of the exact address for your supplier.
After-hour rental drop-offs at Dubai Airport T1 are available, you just need to park your rental at the designated car parking, put the keys & completed contract in the Drop Box. Keep in mind to not forget any belongings in the car.
You need to be a minimum of 21 years old to rent a car in Dubai. A few high-end car rental fleets such as luxury cars are not rented to drivers under 25 years by some suppliers. And there is also a Young Driver’s Surcharge included for the renters under 25 years.
SUV rentals are the most popular car rental type reserved at Dubai Airport T1. Rent a car with VIPCars.com to book from the widest variety of fleets, as per your rental requirements.
You would require a driver's license, an international driving permit (IDP) if your driver's license is not in the Roman alphabet, a credit card also required to pay the security deposit, and proof of identity to rent a car at Dubai Airport.