Hertz in Dubai International Airport (DXB) – Terminal 1

Dubai International Airport is one of the world’s busiest airports – in 2016 it handled 83.6 million passengers, making it the busiest airport in the world by passenger numbers. Lying just 2.5 miles east of Dubai in the Al Garhoud district, the airport is the home base for flydubai and Emirates. Connected to the city by bus and the MetroLink, the airport is conveniently situated for those wishing to rent a car with Hertz to explore more of the local area.

Hertz has provided customers with high-quality rental vehicles for almost a century. Customers arriving at the Dubai International Airport branch of Hertz Car Rental can choose from a wide selection of rental vehicles so that they can explore the area at their leisure, without relying on public transport. Book your airport car rental today and travel hassle free.

About the airport

The airport has over 26,000 square metres of retail space with numerous eating and shopping outlets. As well as this, it has two open-air garden spaces, business centres, prayer rooms and spa facilities.

Terminal 1 underwent major refurbishment between 2013-2015, including improvements to the arrivals area, pick-up and drop-off points, and modernisation of the departure hall. Today it has capacity for over 20 million passengers annually and Concourse D opened in 2016, linked to Terminal 1 by airport train.

There are three terminals at Dubai International Airport with a total capacity of 90 million passengers annually.

How to rent a car at Dubai International Airport

Where is the Dubai Airport Hertz branch located?

The Hertz Car Rental branch at Dubai International Airport is in the arrivals area of Terminal 1 and is open from Monday to Sunday, 24 hours a day.

How old do I need to be to rent a car in Dubai, UAE?

You must be at least 21 to rent a car in the UAE, 25 in some cases, depending on the class of vehicle you are hiring.

You must present a valid licence held for at least one year. Residents of the following countries can drive in the UAE without an International Driver’s Permit (IDP): Australia, Austria, Belgium, Canada, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Great Britain, Ireland, Italy, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Poland, Romania, South Africa, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland and the USA. All other customers must present a valid International Driver’s Permit with their national driver’s licence at the time of rental.

Where customers have arranged advance collection, the relevant documentation will be required, and all payments can be made using a credit or debit card.

Are child seats available?

Child seats are available upon request at this branch.

Driving in the UAE

Visitors to the UAE are only allowed to drive hire vehicles with the appropriate insurance and a full licence. More information on driving in the UAE is available here.

Nearby attractions

Hiring a car with Hertz means you’re free to see all of Dubai’s attractions at your leisure, and you can get off the beaten track, if you like. If you’re here at the right time of year you might be lucky enough to catch the Dubai International Motor Show at the Dubai World Trade Centre. Climb the Burj Khalifa and enjoy stunning views from the observation deck, splash about at Wild Wadi Water Park in Jumeirah or explore the Dubai Marina with its yachts, designer boutiques, restaurants and bars.

For something a little further afield, take a day trip to Abu Dhabi, the capital of the UAE, just 1.5 hours away by car, or head for the garden city of Al Ain, worth visiting for its lush greenery, unusual in the usual desert landscapes of the area. The beach resorts on the outskirts of Fujairah are also scenic and peaceful if you fancy escaping the hustle and bustle of the city.

Dubai Head Office, Al Rashidiya Dubai Airport Terminal 1 Dubai Airport Terminal 3 Dubai Motor City Dubai Festival City Abu Dhabi Airport Etihad Plaza, Abu Dhabi Al Reem, Abu Dhabi Al Reef, Abu Dhabi Sharjah Airport Al Hamra Mall, RAK

Dubai Head Office, Al Rashidiya

Address

Um Ramool, Rashidiya,
Dubai ,
United Arab Emirates 36800

Phone

971 4 2060206

Opening Hours

Monday-Sunday; 09:00-22:00

Dubai Airport Terminal 1

Address

Terminal 1 Arrivals Hall, Dubai International Airport,
Dubai ,
United Arab Emirates 36800

Phone

971 4 2245222

Opening Hours

Monday-Sunday; 24 hours

Dubai Airport Terminal 3

Address

Terminal 3 Arrivals Hall, Dubai International Airport,
Dubai ,
United Arab Emirates 36800

Phone

971 4 2203013

Opening Hours

Monday-Sunday; 24 hours

Dubai Motor City

Address

Shop 8, Ground Floor, Foxhill 8, Motor City,
Dubai ,
United Arab Emirates 36800

Phone

971 4 4273200

Opening Hours

Sunday-Friday; 08:00-20:00 Saturday; Closed

Dubai Festival City

Address

InterContinental Hotel, Dubai Festival City,
Dubai ,
United Arab Emirates 36800

Phone

971 4 7011239

Opening Hours

Sunday-Friday; 08:00-17:00 Saturday; Closed

Abu Dhabi Airport

Address

4th Level, Sky Plaza Park, Abu Dhabi Airport,
Abu Dhabi ,
United Arab Emirates 36800

Phone

971 2 5998939

Opening Hours

Monday-Sunday; 24 hours

Etihad Plaza, Abu Dhabi

Address

Etihad Plaza, Al Raha, Etihad Village,
Abu Dhabi ,
United Arab Emirates 36800

Phone

971 2 55 69130

Opening Hours

Sunday-Friday; 09:00-18:00 Saturday; Closed

Al Reem, Abu Dhabi

Address

Marina Square, Al Reem Island,
Abu Dhabi ,
United Arab Emirates 36800

Phone

971 2 6320494

Opening Hours

Sunday-Friday; 09:00-18:00 Saturday; Closed

Al Reef, Abu Dhabi

Address

Al Reef Downtown, ,
Abu Dhabi ,
United Arab Emirates 36800

Phone

971 2 645 8488

Opening Hours

Sunday-Friday; 09:00-18:00 Saturday; Closed

Sharjah Airport

Address

Inside Arrivals Terminal, Kiosk 2, Outside baggage claim area, Sharjah Airport,
Sharjah ,
United Arab Emirates 36800

Phone

971 6 5528290

Opening Hours

Monday-Sunday; 08:00-20:00

Al Hamra Mall, RAK

Address

Unit 52, First Floor, Al Hamra Mall, Sheikh Muhammad Bin Salem Rd,
Ras Al Khaimah ,
United Arab Emirates 36800

Phone

971 7 2434386

Opening Hours

Monday-Sunday; 10:00-21:00

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