Istanbul

Cheap Car Hire in Istanbul from $38

Istanbul, Türkiye
27 Apr — 4 May
Driver's age: 26-65
Istanbul, Türkiye
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Istanbul car rentals in 2024

Get helpful information to start your search for the perfect car hire in Istanbul. The average price data is based on the last 12 months and was last updated on 20 April 2024.

Most popular company

AUTOUNION

Price of petrol per litre

$2.30

Average price per day

$52

Cheapest price per day

$38

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 20 April 2024.

January

$30

February

$32

March

$33

April

$44

May

$42

June

$67

July

$69

August

$67

September

$45

October

$35

November

$30

December

$32

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 hire in Istanbul and choose the one that suits your needs. The price data is sourced from various car hire companies and was last updated on 20 April 2024.

There are, in total, 511 car hire locations in Istanbul that are operated by 92 companies. In the past week, small car is the cheapest car type users can hire (cheapest price last found: $38/day). Explore 4 car types currently offered from Istanbul hire providers:

Economy

Economy

Compact

Compact

Intermediate

Intermediate

Standard

Standard

Premium

Premium

Luxury

Luxury

Intermediate SUV

Intermediate SUV

Compact SUV

Compact SUV

Compare available car types for rental in Istanbul

Compare and contrast the various car types offered for hire 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 20 April 2024.

Small cars

$29 - $81

All Car Types

$32 - $99

To hire a small car in Istanbul, Türkiye, you would pay an average price of $54/day. November is the cheapest month to hire a small car in Istanbul, Türkiye (~$29/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is July (~$81/day). In fact, November is about 47% 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 10% 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 Istanbul small car hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a medium car in Istanbul, Türkiye, you would pay an average price of $53/day. March is the cheapest month to hire a medium car in Istanbul, Türkiye (~$31/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is July (~$139/day). In fact, March is about 43% 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 saves you 10% 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 Istanbul medium car hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a SUV in Istanbul, Türkiye, you would pay an average price of $40/day. April is the cheapest month to hire a SUV in Istanbul, Türkiye (~$27/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is October (~$104/day). In fact, April is about 35% 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 saves you 32% 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 Istanbul SUV hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a van in Istanbul, Türkiye, you would pay an average price of $76/day. March is the cheapest month to hire a van in Istanbul, Türkiye (~$35/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is July (~$211/day). In fact, March is about 55% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a van hire for Istanbul. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Istanbul, hiring a van is 23% 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.

Suzuki Swift$38/day
2
M
A/C
Suzuki Swift
Suzuki Swift$43/day
2
M
A/C
Suzuki Swift
Hyundai i20$45/day
4
M
A/C
Hyundai i20

Top rental agencies in Istanbul

Explore the leading car hire agencies in Istanbul known for their outstanding service and extensive range of vehicles to choose from. There are currently 8 car hire companies in Istanbul. Reviews were last updated on 20 April 2024.
Have a look at the top rental car agencies available 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

38 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
1 review9 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

Avis

6.1
Okay
16 reviews12 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

6.6

Comfort

6.3

Overall

5.6

Pick-up/drop-off

6.3

Value

5.8

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

Avec Car Rental

4.8
Mediocre
2 reviews11 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

5.2

Comfort

4.8

Overall

4.8

Pick-up/drop-off

4.0

Value

4.8

Best Istanbul car rental deals found

Browse through a selection of recently found affordable car hire deals in Istanbul. Plan your trip with ease and find the perfect hire option for your needs. There are currently 8 hire car agencies in Istanbul with an average daily rate of $61. Data was last updated on 20 April 2024.
These are the best deals we've found on rentals cars in Istanbul. If these deals don't completely appeal to you, check back soon for alternative offers.
Suzuki Swift$38/day
2
M
A/C
Suzuki Swift
Suzuki Swift$43/day
2
M
A/C
Suzuki Swift
Hyundai i20$45/day
4
M
A/C
Hyundai i20

Car rental FAQs

Find answers to frequently asked questions about car hires in Istanbul, including policies, requirements, and more. FAQs were last updated on 20 April 2024.
  • What is the cheapest hire car found in Istanbul?

    In the past two weeks, Cheapflights users have found many deals under $52/day when booking a car hire in Istanbul. The absolute best deal a user found was for $51/day from Autounion Car Rental, booked on Apr. 14.

  • What car hire company is typically the cheapest in Istanbul?

    According to our data, users have found the cheapest deals when booking a rental car in Istanbul from the following companies over the past two weeks: Right Cars ($43/day), GREEN MOTION ($45/day), and Nissa Car Rental ($46/day).

  • 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 $2.30/litre over the past month, costing you anywhere between $103 and $149 to fill up a car’s fuel tank.

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

    Hiring a car in Istanbul for a week can be a great option for travel. Autounion Car Rental, the most popular car hire company for this area, offers hire cars for around $294/week on average.

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

    Booking early can save you upwards of 26% on your car hire. Booking your vehicle at least 7 days in advance can you get you a great below-average price in Istanbul.

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

    The length of time you can book a rental for is subject to the inventory of the supplier. When renting a vehicle from Istanbul it should be possible to rent a car for a whole month if needed.

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

    You can potentially save up to 4% on a month-long rental by booking with Autounion Car Rental. Autounion Car Rental is the cheapest rental company available within the next few months. Renting a car in Istanbul can cost you on average $1,260 a month or $42 a day. For extended stays in a location, this option will usually save you the most.

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

    Car hire prices in Istanbul are typically $0 for the weekend. On Cheapflights, you’ll be able to find great car hire deals on any type of vehicle. However, consider hiring a Economy to save money on your trip to $0. Our users have found prices for Economy car hire in May to be on average $40 per day.

  • What car do most people hire in Istanbul?

    The most popular car chosen by those travelling to Istanbul is Economy (Renault Clio) based on our Cheapflights data.

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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 20 April 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 ($22+).

Electric

Electric

Hybrid

Hybrid

Petrol/Diesel

Petrol/Diesel

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