Car Rental Dubai Airport (DXB) Terminal 1

Compare Top Car Hire Companies for Dubai Airport T1

  • Hertz Hertz
  • Sixt Sixt
  • EuropCar EuropCar
  • Alamo Alamo
  • Thrifty Thrifty
  • National National
  • Budget Budget
  • Enterprise Enterprise
  • Dollar Dollar
  • Keddy Keddy
  • Payless Car Rental Payless Car Rental
  • Autostrad Autostrad

Why book Dubai Airport T1 car hire with VIP Cars?

All Inclusive Pricing

Hire a car at Dubai Airport T1 with pricing inclusive of CDW, Theft Waiver & Unlimited Mileage.

Trusted Car Hire Companies

Leading car hire suppliers at Dubai Airport T1 - Hertz, Sixt, EuropCar, Alamo, Thrifty, National, Budget, Enterprise, Dollar, Keddy, Payless Car Rental, Autostrad

Lowest Prices Guaranteed

Huge savings on Dubai Airport T1 Car Hire Deals

No Cancellation Fee

VIP Cars offers free cancellation for car hire at Dubai Airport T1

Secure Online Booking

Reserve a car for Dubai Airport T1 through a secure booking platform

Widest Fleet of Cars

Choose from Economy, Minivan, SUV & Luxury car hire deals for Dubai Airport T1

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-CarSixt rent a car
  • Thrifty Car RentalThrifty Car Rental
  • Hertz Car RentalHertz Car Rental
  • Avis Car RentalAvis Car Rental
  • Budget Rent A CarBudget Rent A Car
  • Dollar Rent A CarDollar Rent A Car
  • White and Black rent a car White and Black rent a car
  • EuropcarEuropcar

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

    • Distance: 184 km
    • Best known for: Coastline Along the Gulf of Oman
  • Dubai to Liwa

    • Distance: 292 km
    • Best known for: Sand Dunes, Desert Resorts
  • Dubai to Dibba

    • Distance: 130 km
    • Best known for: Panoramic Views, Road Along Sea Coast
  • Dubai to Ras Al Khaimah

    • Distance: 113 km
    • Best known for: Water Sports, Paragliding

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.

  • Documents

    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.

  • Toll

    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.

  • Driving side

    Dubai uses left-hand drive cars and getting a GPS-enabled rental car helps in navigating routes in and around Dubai.

  • Weather

    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

Best Deals

Cheap Car Hire Deals in United Arab Emirates

Economy USD 14.97 /day
Compact USD 17.97 /day
Van / Minivan USD 23.96 /day
Luxury USD 28.86 /day

Car Hire Locations Near Dubai Airport T1