Car Hire in the United Arab Emirates from Clarify
The United Arab Emirates or UAE are a federation of 7 separate emirates. The 2 most well known are probably Dubai and Abu Dhabi. The UAE has more tourists than many other countries in this part of the world but it still has a strong culture and traditions which all visitors should respect. The modern style and infrastructure of certain parts of the UAE means it is not too difficult to drive there, particularly in the cities. With a car hire in the UAE you can travel between your hotel and the local waterparks or souks without having to rely on taxis or public transport.
Build the car rental package you want using Clarify Car Hire. We have filters that will help you narrow down your search so you can see the options available to you. We also make it very clear what you are being charged for and which charges you may incur at the car rental desk when you collect your vehicle. Our team is on hand to answer any queries you may have regarding you car hire in the United Arab Emirates.
Hiring a Car In the UAE
Whether or not you decide to hire a car in the United Arab Emirates will probably cover down to the sort of holiday you are planning. If you are intending to spend your time within Dubai - you can manage without renting a car. However if you have planned visits to the East Coast, Abudhabi, RAK or even Musandam, it is well worth considering car hire.
That said experienced drivers are more likely to enjoy driving and the roads can be busy and drivers sometimes over confident.
Where to hire a car in the UAE
Obviously at the Airports, although there are offices of the major car hire brands across the cities. Hotel delivery can alsi be arranged in many situations.
Useful Tips when driving your Hire Car in the UAE
- Hire a Sat Nav or have access to Google Maps - it will help to ensure you are in the right lanes as you drive around the Emirates.
- You will worry less if you have taken full insurance - or at least have purchased a car hire excess insurance policy when a driver makes a sharp lane change in front of you.
- If you need parking you will often find the Malls are a good place - at least up to 4 hours where at times you can access free parking
- Road tolls where applicable are, at the time of writing, AED 4 per toll crossing, and are automatically deducted. You car hire company would probably add a small handling charge when they charge you back.