Car Rental at Al Maktoum Int. Airport

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Al Maktoum Int. Airport, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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Cheapest Car Rental Rates

Al Maktoum Int. Airport
Economy
Mitsubishi Attrage or similar
Mitsubishi Attrage
  • 5
  • 2
  • 4
  • A/C
  • Auto.
Golden Key Car Rental
$40.15 / per day
Al Maktoum Int. Airport
Intermediate
Nissan Sentra or similar
Nissan Sentra
  • 5
  • 2
  • 4
  • A/C
  • Auto.
Blitz Car Rentals
$55.20 / per day
Al Maktoum Int. Airport
Standard
Hyundai Elantra or similar
Hyundai Elantra
  • 5
  • 2
  • 4
  • A/C
  • Auto.
Shayar Rent A Car
$56.86 / per day
Al Maktoum Int. Airport
Compact
MG 5 or similar
MG 5
  • 5
  • 2
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Auto.
DRIVUS
$77.98 / per day

Most Popular Car Rental Deals

Al Maktoum Int. Airport
Luxury SUV
Maserati Levante or similar
Maserati Levante
  • 5
  • 2
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Auto.
Cargets rent a car
$203.56 / per day
Al Maktoum Int. Airport
Mini
Nissan Micra or similar
Nissan Micra
  • 5
  • 2
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Auto.
Golden Key Car Rental
$48.25 / per day
Al Maktoum Int. Airport
Full-size Monospace
Mitsubishi Xpander or similar
Mitsubishi Xpander
  • 7
  • 2
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Auto.
Golden Key Car Rental
$61.99 / per day
Al Maktoum Int. Airport
Intermediate Elite SUV
Renault Duster or similar
Renault Duster
  • 5
  • 2
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Auto.
Shayar Rent A Car
$63.67 / per day
The above prices are only approximate and were last updated at 03:45 on 2024-06-09. Prices may vary based on the booking dates, length of rental, and car class.

Travel Information

Languages
Arabic, English, Hindi
Currency
AED
Drive on
Right-hand side
Country code
+971
Average car rental price
$76 per day
Average car rental length
7 days
Speed limit within town
25 - 80 km/h or 16 - 50 mph
Speed limit out of town
100 - 140 km/h or 62 - 87 mph
Acceptable limit of BAC
0.00%
Rating
9.7 / 10
Average gasoline price
$0.84 per liter or $3.18 / 1 gallon
Lowest gasoline price
$0.74 per liter or $2.81 / 1 gallon
Highest gasoline price
$0.95 per liter or $3.61 / 1 gallon
Al Maktoum Int. Airport

Airport Car Rental

Dubai Al Maktoum Airport is also known as Maṭār Āl Maktūm al-Duwalī and Dubai World Centre Airport.

Top international routes

  • Hong Kong
  • Moscow
  • Frankfurt
  • Shanghai
  • Addis Ababa
  • Bagram

Main airlines

flydubai, Wizz Air, Pegas Fly, Azur Air, Condor,, Royal Flight and Emirates

Terminals

There is a single passenger terminal, but a second and third terminal are currently under construction and planned to open in the near future.

Location

Dubai Al Maktoum Airport is about 37 km (23 mi) southwest of Dubai. E311, E11, and D71 are the main highways connecting the airport to the city.

Most popular types of rental car

  • Convertibles - from $101 per day
  • Large cars - from $55 per day
  • Medium cars - from $55 per day
  • Vans - from $64 per day
  • Premium cars - from $86 per day
  • Small cars - from $40 per day
  • SUVs - from $56 per day

Car rental desks

Some are inside the main airport building while others provide free transportation to their off-site locations. The exact location of your car rental provider's desk will be listed on your Confirmation Voucher.

Services and facilities

You’ll find cafeterias, restaurants, and fast food outlets, as well as various shops. There are ATMs, a currency exchange, baby changing facilities, a luggage wrapping service, a first aid center, a pharmacy, free showers, and a Muslim prayer room. Travelers with reduced mobility should get in touch with their airlines in advance to find out what kind of help is offered at the airport.

Nearest gas station

ENOC gas station at Maktoum Airport Road can be reached in about six minutes and is open 24/7. There are many other gas stations near Al Maktoum Airport and on the way to Dubai.

Popular one-way rentals

  • Abu Dhabi (105 km / 65 mi).
  • Sharjah (94 km / 58 mi).
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Airport info

Rating
6.6
  • Getting to the airport 6.6
  • Check-in and departures 7.5
  • Terminal facilities 6.5
  • Wi-Fi 6.9
  • Restaurants and car rental services 6.1
  • Lounge 6.1

Al Maktoum Int. Airport (DWC)

  • IATA: DWC
  • ICAO: OMDW
  • Name: Al Maktoum Int. Airport (DWC)
  • Distance from city: 23 miles / 37 km

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When are car rental prices the lowest at Al Maktoum Int. Airport?

The cost of renting a car at Al Maktoum Int. Airport varies by season. This graph compares prices from month to month in order to help you find the best time of year.
Average rental costs per day at Al Maktoum Int. Airport
$40.52
January
$25.12
February
$40.22
March
$32.18
April
$30.60
May
$27.70
June
$21.05
July
$21.89
August
$19.68
September
$39.74
October
$30.43
November
$47.07
December
The cheapest month of the year to rent a car at Al Maktoum Int. Airport is September — when rental costs average $19.68 per day. This is 37% cheaper than the yearly average and 58% cheaper than renting a car in December (when prices average $47.07 per day).

This information can help you identify the low season. But these are only average numbers. How much your car rental will cost will depend on the type of vehicle you rent, how long you’ll rent it for, and how far ahead you book. Simply enter your dates in the form at the top of the page to see the exact prices.

For how long do renters keep their vehicles at Al Maktoum Int. Airport?

How long travelers keep their rental cars varies by the time of year: in June the average rental period is 10 days, while in January, the average rental period is only 6 days.
Average number of rental days at Al Maktoum Int. Airport
6
January
8
February
6
March
7
April
7
May
10
June
7
July
8
August
6
September
6
October
8
November
7
December

What is the most popular time of year to rent a car at Al Maktoum Int. Airport?

Based on how many users search for a car in at Al Maktoum Int. Airport, travelers are most likely to rent a car at Al Maktoum Int. Airport in December, while they are least likely to rent in in June.
Monthly searches at Al Maktoum Int. Airport by pick-up date relative to the average
145%
January
173%
February
179%
March
229%
April
50%
May
11%
June
17%
July
22%
August
17%
September
45%
October
50%
November
262%
December

Car Rental Information

Popular suppliers DRIVUS, Golden Key Car Rental, Blitz Car Rentals, Byroad, AMEX
Popular car categories SUVs, Small cars, Large cars, Medium cars
Lowest price $40 per day
Cheapest supplier Golden Key Car Rental

Most Popular Car Models of Rental Suppliers

Rental Supplier Model Doors Luggage Type
Golden Key Car Rental Ford Focus 4 2 Small cars
Byroad Suzuki Swift 5 1 Small cars
DRIVUS Mitsubishi ASX 5 2 SUVs
DRIVUS JAC Refine S3 5 3 SUVs
Byroad Toyota Rush 5 2 SUVs
Blitz Car Rentals Mazda 3 4 2 Medium cars
Blitz Car Rentals Hyundai Creta 5 3 SUVs
DRIVUS Toyota Corolla 4 2 Large cars
Golden Key Car Rental Hyundai Santa Fe 5 3 SUVs
Byroad MG 5 5 2 Small cars

Our Customers' Reviews

Because we want to make sure each review listed here is left by a real customer, we don’t have an option to post a review here. Instead, we ask each and every customer to leave a review after they return their rental car. This way, you know that all reviews are authentic, verified, and trustworthy.

Netherlands
Hyundai Elantra
April 20, 2024
We liked Dubai and the surroundings we visited by car.
Israel
Hyundai Elantra
June 8, 2022
I visit in downtown area in dubai and around i don't have many words to say Just WOW , WOW , WOW !!!
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Car Rental Statistics

Highest rated company
Thrifty
7.9 / 10
)
Lowest rated company
Golden Key Car Rental
7 / 10
)
Total number of reviews
3
Total rental companies
8
Average daily price
$75.96
Lowest daily price
$40.15
Total cars available
189

Top 8 Suppliers at Al Maktoum Int. Airport in 2024

Thrifty
Thrifty
Good 7.9 / 2 reviews
+97148879520 / 48879479
Al Maktoum International Airport ( Arrivals)
Dollar
Dollar
Good 7.8 / 4 reviews
+97143365065
Al Maktoum International Airport, Dubai
Working hours
Mon:00:01-23:59
Tue:00:01-23:59
Wed:00:01-23:59
Thu:00:01-23:59
Fri:00:01-23:59
Sat:00:01-23:59
Sun:00:01-23:59
DRIVUS
DRIVUS
Good 7.8 / 4 reviews
+971525800788
Al Maktoum Int. Airport (Dwc)
$78 - $176
Working hours
Mon:08:00-22:00
Tue:08:00-22:00
Wed:08:00-22:00
Thu:08:00-22:00
Fri:08:00-22:00
Sat:08:00-22:00
Sun:08:00-22:00
Keddy
Keddy
Good 7.7 / 7 reviews
+97148879716
Al Maktoum International Airport Dubai World Central Jebel Ali
Working hours
Mon:08:00-23:59
Tue:08:00-23:59
Wed:08:00-23:59
Thu:08:00-23:59
Fri:08:00-23:59
Sat:08:00-23:59
Sun:08:00-23:59
Shayar Rent A Car
Shayar Rent A Car
Good 7.7
+971523804237
Al Maktoum International Airport
$57 - $157
Working hours
Mon:08:00-22:00
Tue:08:00-22:00
Wed:08:00-22:00
Thu:08:00-22:00
Fri:08:00-22:00
Sat:08:00-22:00
Sun:08:00-22:00
Cargets rent a car
Cargets rent a car
Good 7.6 / 1 review
+971509787953
Al Maktoum Airport, Emirates Rd, Dubai
$204 - $1985
Working hours
Mon:00:00-23:59
Tue:00:00-23:59
Wed:00:00-23:59
Thu:00:00-23:59
Fri:00:00-23:59
Sat:00:00-23:59
Sun:00:00-23:59
Blitz Car Rentals
Blitz Car Rentals
Good 7.5 / 5 reviews
+971547551447
Dubai International Airport, 67 Airport Rd, Garhoud, Dubai
$55 - $68
Working hours
Mon:08:00-23:00
Tue:08:00-23:00
Wed:08:00-23:00
Thu:08:00-23:00
Fri:08:00-23:00
Sat:08:00-23:00
Sun:08:00-23:00
Golden Key Car Rental
Golden Key Car Rental
Good 7 / 6 reviews
+971522222849
Al Maktoum Airport Dubai
$40 - $1487
Working hours
Mon:00:00-23:59
Tue:00:00-23:59
Wed:00:00-23:59
Thu:00:00-23:59
Fri:00:00-23:59
Sat:00:00-23:59
Sun:00:00-23:59
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