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Cheap Car Rentals in Istanbul from ฿1,111

This price is the cheapest per day rate found by a Cheapflights user in the last 72 hours by searching for a car hire in Istanbul with a pick-up date of 17/6 and drop-off date of 24/6. Fares are subject to change and may not be available at all agencies or on all dates of hire. Click the price to replicate the search for this deal.
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Istanbul car rentals in 2024

Get helpful information to start your search for the perfect car rental in Istanbul. The average price data is based on the last 12 months and was last updated on 25 May 2024.

Most popular company

SIXT

Price of petrol per litre

฿48.40

Average price per day

฿3,724

Cheapest price per day

฿1,111

What is the cheapest time to rent a car in Istanbul?

Discover the most affordable period to rent a car in Istanbul and save money on your trip. The monthly average price data is based on historical data over the last year and was last updated on 25 May 2024.

January

฿659

February

฿696

March

฿733

April

฿953

May

฿916

June

฿1,466

July

฿1,503

August

฿1,466

September

฿989

October

฿769

November

฿659

December

฿696

Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in Istanbul is January. The most expensive time to rent a car is July. The cheapest prices for each month are shown above, but prices will vary based on availability, how far out you book your rental car, and of course, car type.

Popular car types in Istanbul

Explore the most popular car models available for rent in Istanbul and choose the one that suits your needs. The price data is sourced from various car rental companies and was last updated on 25 May 2024.

At ฿1,125/day, small car is the cheapest car type available for hire in Istanbul in the past week. Out of 95 car hire agencies operating in Istanbul, there are, in total, 518 hire locations. View below for 3 offered car types:

Economy

Economy

฿1,125+

Compact

Compact

฿1,244+

Intermediate

Intermediate

฿1,851+

Compact SUV

Compact SUV

฿1,527+

Intermediate SUV

Intermediate SUV

฿1,587+

Compare available car types for rental in Istanbul

Compare and contrast the various car types offered for rental in Istanbul to find the perfect fit for your trip. Price data is based on averages over the last 12 months and was last updated on 25 May 2024.

Small cars

฿593 - ฿1,771

All Car Types

฿684 - ฿3,783

To hire a small car in Istanbul, Türkiye, you would pay an average price of ฿989/day. March is the cheapest month to hire a small car in Istanbul, Türkiye (~฿593/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is July (~฿1,771/day). In fact, March is about 41% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a small car hire for Istanbul. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Istanbul, hiring a small car saves you 42% in costs. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity.

To hire a medium car in Istanbul, Türkiye, you would pay an average price of ฿1,763/day. March is the cheapest month to hire a medium car in Istanbul, Türkiye (~฿876/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is May (~฿2,966/day). In fact, March is about 51% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a medium car hire for Istanbul. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Istanbul, hiring a medium car is 5% more expensive. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity.

To hire a large car in Istanbul, Türkiye, you would pay an average price of ฿1,723/day. January is the cheapest month to hire a large car in Istanbul, Türkiye (~฿1,439/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is April (~฿6,508/day). In fact, January is about 17% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a large car hire for Istanbul. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Istanbul, hiring a large car is 2% more expensive. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity.

To hire a SUV in Istanbul, Türkiye, you would pay an average price of ฿1,825/day. November is the cheapest month to hire a SUV in Istanbul, Türkiye (~฿462/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is April (~฿7,844/day). In fact, November is about 75% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a SUV hire for Istanbul. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Istanbul, hiring a SUV is 8% more expensive. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity.

Top rental agencies in Istanbul

Explore the leading car rental agencies in Istanbul known for their outstanding service and extensive range of vehicles to choose from. There are currently 8 car rental companies in Istanbul. Reviews were last updated on 25 May 2024.
Book your reservation with one of the top rental car agencies located in Istanbul, including Garenta, Autounion Car Rental and Europcar. Browse through some of the top rental car agencies in Istanbul, including Garenta, Autounion Car Rental and Europcar.

Garenta

39 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

10.0

Comfort

10.0

Overall

10.0

Pick-up/drop-off

10.0

Value

10.0

Autounion Car Rental

10.0
Wonderful
2 reviews9 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

10.0

Comfort

10.0

Overall

10.0

Pick-up/drop-off

10.0

Value

10.0

Europcar

8.0
Very Good
2 reviews9 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.0

Comfort

8.0

Overall

8.0

Pick-up/drop-off

8.0

Value

8.0

GREEN MOTION

7.0
Good
3 reviews12 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.7

Comfort

6.8

Overall

6.8

Pick-up/drop-off

6.2

Value

7.3

Sixt

7.0
Good
21 reviews10 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.6

Comfort

7.5

Overall

7.1

Pick-up/drop-off

7.0

Value

7.2

CIRCULAR

6.8
Okay
2 reviews10 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.0

Comfort

6.0

Overall

6.0

Pick-up/drop-off

8.0

Value

6.0

Avis

6.5
Okay
16 reviews12 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.1

Comfort

6.5

Overall

6.1

Pick-up/drop-off

6.5

Value

6.2

Budget

5.2
Fair
10 reviews10 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

5.7

Comfort

5.0

Overall

5.1

Pick-up/drop-off

5.4

Value

5.2

Car rental FAQs

Find answers to frequently asked questions about car rentals in Istanbul, including policies, requirements, and more. FAQs were last updated on 25 May 2024.
  • What is the cheapest hire car found in Istanbul?

    In the past two weeks, Cheapflights users have found many deals under ฿3,724/day when booking a car hire in Istanbul. The absolute best deal a user found was for ฿3,411/day from Sixt, booked on May 19.

  • Which car hire company is considered to be the best in Istanbul?

    Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, Autounion Car Rental (10.0 rating), Garenta (10.0 rating) and Alamo (8.1 rating) seem to be the best car hire companies in Istanbul.

  • What are petrol prices like in Istanbul?

    The average price of petrol in Istanbul is ฿48.40/litre over the past month, costing you anywhere between ฿2,178 and ฿3,146 to fill up a car’s fuel tank.

  • How much does it cost to hire a car in Istanbul for a week from Sixt?

    Sixt is one of the top picks in Istanbul. They can have you in a hire car for about ฿26,068 per week on average.

  • How far in advance should I hire a car in Istanbul for the best price?

    Booking in advance not only ensures a better chance of getting your vehicle of choice, it can save you up to 28% on your car hire. For a below average price in Istanbul, Cheapflights recommends booking your car hire at least 7 days in advance.

  • Can I rent a car for a month in Istanbul?

    Yes, renting a vehicle in Istanbul for a month is certainly possible.

  • How much does it cost to rent a car in Istanbul for a month?

    Prices can be as low as ฿111,720 if you consider booking with Sixt. That price represents savings of 9% compared to the Istanbul average. The monthly cost of a car rental in Istanbul is on average ฿111,720 (฿3,724/day).

  • How much is a car hire in Istanbul for a weekend?

    ฿0 is typically the average cost for a hire car for the weekend in Istanbul, though this could vary depending on the time of year. If you’re on a budget when travelling to Istanbul, then opt for a Economy hire vehicle - these tend to be the most affordable on weekends. In the month of June, you can expect to find car hire prices on Cheapflights for as low as ฿594/day.

  • What car do most people hire in Istanbul?

    The most popular car to hire while in Istanbul is the Mercedes-Benz V-Class, which is a Premium vehicle.

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Small car rentals in Istanbul

Find small car rental deals in Istanbul from well-known providers in the area and save on gas mileage with the options provided below. small car rentals in Istanbul cost an average of ฿2,015 per day. Price data was last updated on 25 May 2024.
Nissan March฿1,111/day
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Nissan March
Nissan March฿1,371/day
2
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A/C
Nissan March
Nissan March฿1,374/day
2
M
A/C
Nissan March

Van rentals in Istanbul

Find van rental deals in Istanbul from well-known providers in the area and save on gas mileage with the options provided below. van rentals in Istanbul cost an average of ฿3,305 per day. Price data was last updated on 25 May 2024.
Have a look at some of the best options for renting a car in Istanbul we've found at this time. If you're not finding the right deal for your van rental, check back soon as deals are constantly being refreshed.
Toyota HiAce฿1,639/day
5
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Toyota HiAce
Toyota HiAce฿1,713/day
5
M
A/C
Toyota HiAce
Toyota HiAce฿1,855/day
5
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A/C
Toyota HiAce

Car rentals by fuel type in Istanbul

Browse car rentals by fuel type in Istanbul. Currently, Petrol/Diesel cars are the cheapest to rent in Istanbul. Deals were last updated on 25 May 2024.

Browse through car rental deals by fuel type in Istanbul. There are currently 3 fuel types to choose from with Petrol/Diesel being the cheapest (฿34+).

Electric

Electric

฿59+

Hybrid

Hybrid

฿42+

Petrol/Diesel

Petrol/Diesel

฿34+

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