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Riyadh car rentals in 2024

Get helpful information to start your search for the perfect car rental in Riyadh. The average price data is based on the last 12 months and was last updated on May 24, 2024.

Most popular company

SIXT

Most common car type

Economy

Average price per day

$44

Cheapest price per day

$26

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

Discover the most affordable period to rent a car in Riyadh 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 May 24, 2024.

January

$33

February

$34

March

$36

April

$35

May

$32

June

$36

July

$33

August

$31

September

$31

October

$32

November

$34

December

$32

Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in Riyadh is August. The most expensive time to rent a car is March. 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.

Compare available car types for rental in Riyadh

Compare and contrast the various car types offered for rental in Riyadh to find the perfect fit for your trip. Price data is based on averages over the last 12 months and was last updated on May 24, 2024.

Small cars

$32 - $47

All Car Types

$64 - $111

To rent a small car in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, you would pay an average price of $36/day. May is the cheapest month to rent a small car in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia (~$32/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is October (~$47/day). In fact, May is about 14% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a small car rental for Riyadh. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Riyadh, renting a small car saves you 54% 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. Here are the best Riyadh small car rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a medium car in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, you would pay an average price of $76/day. October is the cheapest month to rent a medium car in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia (~$63/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is December (~$110/day). In fact, October is about 18% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a medium car rental for Riyadh. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Riyadh, renting a medium car saves you 5% 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. Here are the best Riyadh medium car rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a large car in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, you would pay an average price of $140/day. November is the cheapest month to rent a large car in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia (~$107/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is June (~$178/day). In fact, November is about 25% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a large car rental for Riyadh. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Riyadh, renting a large car is 44% 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. Here are the best Riyadh large car rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a SUV in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, you would pay an average price of $89/day. November is the cheapest month to rent a SUV in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia (~$59/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is June (~$154/day). In fact, November is about 35% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a SUV rental for Riyadh. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Riyadh, renting a SUV is 12% 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. Here are the best Riyadh SUV rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a van in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, you would pay an average price of $126/day. July is the cheapest month to rent a van in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia (~$110/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is September (~$148/day). In fact, July is about 13% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a van rental for Riyadh. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Riyadh, renting a van is 37% 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 rent a luxury car in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, you would pay an average price of $218/day. May is the cheapest month to rent a luxury car in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia (~$179/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is July (~$267/day). In fact, May is about 19% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a luxury car rental for Riyadh. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Riyadh, renting a luxury car is 64% 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. Here are the best Riyadh luxury car rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

Ford Focus$26/day
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Ford Focus
Hyundai i10$28/day
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Top rental agencies in Riyadh

Explore the leading car rental agencies in Riyadh known for their outstanding service and extensive range of vehicles to choose from. There are currently 8 car rental companies in Riyadh. Reviews were last updated on May 24, 2024.
Browse through some of the top rental car agencies in Riyadh, including Budget, Best Rent A Car and Thrifty in Riyadh. Before making your selection, be sure to carefully review the feedback, double-check the pickup location, and verify other important details.

Budget

10.0
Wonderful
1 review19 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

10.0

Comfort

10.0

Overall

10.0

Pick-up/drop-off

10.0

Value

10.0

Best Rent A Car

6 locations

Thrifty

10.0
Wonderful
2 reviews3 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

10.0

Comfort

10.0

Overall

10.0

Pick-up/drop-off

10.0

Value

10.0

Enterprise Rent-A-Car

6.2
Okay
11 reviews7 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

6.8

Comfort

6.2

Overall

6.1

Pick-up/drop-off

6.2

Value

6.2

Sixt

6.1
Okay
11 reviews5 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.0

Comfort

7.6

Overall

6.1

Pick-up/drop-off

5.6

Value

7.3

National

6.0
Okay
1 review1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

4.6

Comfort

6.0

Overall

6.0

Pick-up/drop-off

4.0

Value

5.3

Dollar

2 locations

Payless

3 locations

Best Riyadh car rental deals found

Browse through a selection of recently found affordable car rental deals in Riyadh. Plan your trip with ease and find the perfect rental option for your needs. There are currently 8 rental car agencies in Riyadh with an average daily rate of $43. Data was last updated on May 24, 2024.
Some of the most attractive options when it comes to renting a car in Riyadh. Make sure to check back soon if you're not finding what you're looking for, as deals are updated frequently.
Ford Focus$26/day
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Ford Focus
Hyundai i10$28/day
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Hyundai i10
Chevrolet Spark$28/day
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Chevrolet Spark

Car rental FAQs

Find answers to frequently asked questions about car rentals in Riyadh, including policies, requirements, and more. FAQs were last updated on May 24, 2024.
  • What are the requirements to rent a car in Riyadh?

    Generally, the minimum age for car rentals in Riyadh is 21 years. However, drivers under 25 are likely to pay a young driver fee, while drivers over 65 need to pay a senior driver fee. Drivers are also required to have a driver’s license from their country of residence. Drivers with licenses printed in a non-Roman alphabet must present an International Driver’s Permit and the original driving license. One should have had their license for at least one or two years without major violations. While driving, you should be careful not to play loud music during the call to prayer.

  • What are the rules for driving in Riyadh?

    Speeding has been a leading cause of accidents in Riyadh and all of Saudi Arabia. Therefore, when going for car rentals, it is vital to understand the speed limits within the city. Speed limits range from 50 km/h (31 mph) within urban and residential areas to 70 km/h (43 mph) on freeways and 120 km/h (75 mph) on highways. The city has a strict zero-tolerance policy for all drugs and alcohol. That means the consequences of driving under the influence are severe. It’s also illegal to use a mobile phone while driving rental cars in Riyadh. Further, wearing a seat belt is a must for front and rear occupants. Children under 12 should have an appropriate booster seat. It is best to check with Saudi motor vehicle authorities to see if there have been recent changes to the law.

  • What type of car is recommended for driving in Riyadh?

    When choosing car rentals in Riyadh, it’s crucial to consider the kind of car you’d want to drive and how much you’re willing to spend. If you’re looking for low rates and fuel efficiency, you can opt for the cheap car rentals in Riyadh, including the Sedan-Standard category. It comprises Toyota Yaris, Chevrolet Impala, and more. If you want a smooth and comfortable ride, you can get the famous luxury car rentals in Riyadh. These include models like BMW 7 Series, Lexus Es 350, and Mercedes S400. If you’re traveling with your family or friends, a passenger van rental will be enough. SUVs also offer more seating space and luggage room. The point is to choose cheap car rentals in Riyadh that suit your needs and budget.

  • What are the best places to park in Riyadh?

    Besides beating the dependability of public transport, car rentals in Riyadh allow you to access your destination in comfort. Additionally, you can directly park your vehicle at the places you’re visiting. Most hotels within the city offer free private parking for your convenience. Drivers can also park rental cars in Riyadh inside the Riyadh Train Station. The best thing is that you don’t have to reserve a parking spot in advance.

  • What is the cheapest rental car found in Riyadh?

    In the past two weeks, Cheapflights users have found many deals under $44/day when booking a rental car in Riyadh. The best deal a user found was for $26/day from Sixt, booked on May 19.

  • What car rental company is typically the cheapest in Riyadh?

    According to our data, users have found the cheapest deals when booking a rental car in Riyadh from the following companies over the past two weeks: Hertz ($26/day), Sixt ($28/day), and Alamo ($28/day).

  • Which car rental company is considered to be the best in Riyadh?

    Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, Thrifty (10.0 rating), Sixt (6.4 rating) and Enterprise Rent-A-Car (6.0 rating) seem to be the best rental car companies in Riyadh.

  • How much does it cost to rent a car in Riyadh for a week from Sixt?

    Sixt is one of the top picks in Riyadh. They can have you in a rental car for about $247 per week on average.

  • How far in advance should I rent a car in Riyadh for the best price?

    Booking your car rental early can save you up to 49% on your rental. Aim to book your car rental at least 78 days in advance to take advantage of a below average price in Riyadh.

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

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

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

    Sixt currently has the lowest price available for a month-long booking. Users have saved up to 35% compared to the average price of a 30-day rental in Riyadh. Typically, a monthly car rental in Riyadh can be found for $1,058. You can find car rental deals to be on average $35 a day.

  • How much is a car rental in Riyadh for a weekend?

    The average price for a weekend car rental in Riyadh is $55. Renting a Compact is your cheapest option if you’ve looking to save money on your weekend car rental in Riyadh. For the month of June, Cheapflights users have found rental cars in Riyadh for as low as $68/day.

  • What car do most people rent in Riyadh?

    The most popular car chosen by those traveling to Riyadh is Economy (Kia Picanto) based on our Cheapflights data.

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Small car rentals in Riyadh

Find small car rental deals in Riyadh from well-known providers in the area and save on gas mileage with the options provided below. small car rentals in Riyadh cost an average of $32 per day. Price data was last updated on May 24, 2024.
Hyundai i10$28/day
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Hyundai i10
Hyundai i10$28/day
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Hyundai i10
Hyundai i10$28/day
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Hyundai i10

Car rentals by fuel type in Riyadh

Browse car rentals by fuel type in Riyadh. Currently, Gas/Diesel cars are the cheapest to rent in Riyadh. Deals were last updated on May 24, 2024.

Browse through car rental deals by fuel type in Riyadh. There are currently 2 fuel types to choose from with Gas/Diesel being the cheapest ($26+).

Electric

Electric

Gas/Diesel

Gas/Diesel

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