|Most popular company||HERTZ|
|Most common car type||Economy|
|Average price per day||£56|
|Cheapest price per day||£42|
Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in Erbil is January. The most expensive time to rent a car is June. 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.
If you’re looking at car hires in Erbil, you must have a full valid driver’s licence as well as two other forms of ID with you, such as a passport and credit card. You can find hire cars in Erbil if you’re under the age of 25, though most often drivers between the ages of 21 and 24 will pay an extra fee. If you're under 25, it’s also best to check if you’re allowed to hire certain categories of car, including luxury car hires in Erbil and passenger van hires, as many companies also have restrictions on these for younger drivers.
For anyone using car hires in Erbil, note that you’ll drive on the right-hand side of the road. It’s illegal to drive whilst under the influence of alcohol, and all passengers and the driver must wear seat belts at all times. It’s highly recommended to drive with a GPS or map with you; the roads can often be in poor condition or dangerous. Security stops are frequent in certain areas, so be sure that you and any other passengers carry all your ID and hire documents with you at all times whilst using hire cars in Erbil. Whilst driving, you must give priority to emergency vehicles, military, police and school buses. When entering a roundabout, note that drivers already on it have the right of way. It’s always best to check with the city’s department of motor vehicles for any recent changes to the law.
If you’re using car hires in Erbil, it’s highly recommended that you choose an SUV or other four by four vehicle – these are the more popular types of hire cars. Although other types of vehicles (including economy car hires and luxury car hires) are available, the road conditions can, at times, be poor; so if you’re planning on travelling anywhere outside Erbil, then you may also want to opt for a sturdy vehicle. While Erbil itself is on a plain below mountains, much of the surrounding area is mountainous and best suited to an SUV or four by four car hire.
If you need to park your hire car in Erbil, there are several car parks around the city, including the Ankawa Garage parking (which also has options for overnight parking). Many key places such as shopping centres, hospitals and schools also have their own car parks, if you need to visit them. Additionally, lots of hotels offer inclusive parking, so it’s best to check this if you’re staying within the city.
In the past two weeks, Cheapflights users have found many deals under £45/day when booking a car hire in Erbil. The absolute best deal a user found was for £34/day from Hertz, booked on May 15.
Hertz is one of the most popular car hire companies in Erbil, offering car hire for around £254 per week on average.
Booking in advance not only ensures a better chance of getting your vehicle of choice, it can save you up to 16% on your car hire. For a below average price in Erbil, Cheapflights recommends booking your car hire at least 25 days in advance.
Yes, cars are available to be hired for an entire month in Erbil.
Our recent data shows that Hertz can potentially be 23% below the average car hire price in Erbil. Check prices and availability for Hertz and save on this extended car hire. The cost of hiring a vehicle in Erbil is on average £1,088 a month or £36 a day. Search on Cheapflights for the most updated pricing and availability for your Erbil car hire.
It costs £28 for a weekend car hire in Erbil, on average. The cheapest type of car hire you can book on any given weekend is the Economy as prices are generally lower for these hire types due to demand and availability. If you’re planning to book a hire car in Erbil in June, prices are £0 per day on average.
The most popular car chosen by those travelling to Erbil is Economy (Hyundai Accent) based on our Cheapflights data.