|Car types||Compact, Compact SUV, Economy, Intermediate, Intermediate SUV, Luxury, Premium|
|Popular agencies||CIRCULAR , Goldcar Rental SP, GREEN MOTION , Europcar, Pandora Car Hire|
|Compact SUV||AED 18/day|
|Intermediate SUV||AED 26/day|
Collision damage waiver and theft protection are insurance options that cover renters from paying high penalty fees if the car is stolen or returned damaged. Some Istanbul car providers already include Collision Damage Waiver (CDW) and Theft Protection Waiver into the rental price but not all of them. We recommend always be aware of your coverage when renting a car in in Istanbul.
Keep in mind that car hire excess insurances often have a deductible clause, which is the amount you’ll have to pay if something happens during the time of your rental. If you want to avoid unwanted surprises, you should consider adding a no-deductible option to your Istanbul car rental.
Some car rental companies in Istanbul which have updated their car rental health and safety policies due to COVID-19 to make sure vehicles are clean and disinfected include Budget, Alamo and Avis
On average a hire car in Istanbul costs AED 174 per day.
In the past 72 hours, the cheapest car hires were found at SURPRICE CAR RENTAL (AED 47/day), Sixt (AED 49/day) and Autounion Car Rental (AED 53/day). In the last 72 hours the cheapest hire car price was found at Sixt Cumhuriyet Street 34367 (2 kilometres from the city centre).
The average price of fuel in Istanbul is AED 12.08 per litre over the past 30 days. Filling up a tank of fuel costs between AED 145 and AED 193, depending on the car size.
Economy (Fiat Panda or similar) is the most frequently booked car hire type in Istanbul.
Car hire companies that offer shuttle or pick-up services from Istanbul airport to off-airport locations include CIRCULAR, Budget, Alamo, Avis, Europcar, Avec Car Rental, Enterprise, Windycar, SURPRICE CAR RENTAL and Garenta.
Take a look at our extensive car hire location map to find the best car hire deals near you.
A Economy car rental in Istanbul costs AED 46 per day, on average.
A Mini car rental in Istanbul costs AED 50 per day, on average.
A Compact car rental in Istanbul costs AED 61 per day, on average.
In Istanbul, cars are most frequently hired at Rhodium Domestic Arrivals Terminal (32 km from city centre ).
On average hiring a car in Istanbul costs AED 1,216 per week (AED 174 per day).
On average a car hire in Istanbul costs AED 5,213 per month (AED 174 per day).
A small car is the best option for Istanbul, considering the amount of other drivers you will need to share the roads with. Petrolis also quite expensive, so it is best to choose an economic car such as the Citroen C3 or Hyundai i10. A small car such as these will assist you in navigating any tight parking situations.
Within Istanbul city the speed limit is 50 km/h (31 mph) unless otherwise indicated. Once you leave the city boundaries you will notice signage to indicate you are allowed to drive at 90 km/h (56 mph), the speed limit of normal highways. On major highways and toll roads you will be able to drive at 100 km/h (62 mph).
It will cost approximately 6 Turkish Lira ($1.16 USD) for a liter of gas. This converts to approximately $4.64 per gallon, which is considerably more than the U.S. average. Keep in mind that a smaller and more economical car will use less petrol and reduce your travel expenses.
There are plenty of car parking lots around the city for affordable prices, you can expect to pay approximately 5 TL ($0.97 USD) per hour for parking in a secure garage and, depending on your length of stay, you may receive a discount.