|Most popular company||AVIS|
|Price of gas per litre||£0.43|
|Average price per day||£45|
|Cheapest price per day||£31|
Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car at Sharm el-Sheikh Ophira Airport is June. The most expensive time to rent a car is December. 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.
Car hires in Sharm-El-Sheikh let you fully explore the city and beyond with your own itinerary, but there are some criteria to keep in mind before booking a car. The minimum age to arrange Sharm-El-Sheikh car hires can vary from 20 to 23 depending on the car hire agency, which may further vary according to the car group. Additionally, some agencies like Sixt apply a surcharge for drivers below 26 years of age. The main driver as well as any other additional drivers must show a valid driving licence which they have held for at least a year. A driving licence not printed with Roman alphabets (Cyrillic, Arabic, Hebrew etc.) must be supplemented by an international driving licence. An internationally recognised credit card with the main driver’s name will be required on collection of their Sharm-El-Sheikh car rental. A debit card is not accepted by the majority of car hire companies, so be sure to ask if you do not have a credit card.
When you get your car hire in Sharm-El-Sheikh, there are several things to keep in mind, as the road rules in Egypt can be quite different from the UK. One of the main differences is that you will drive hired cars in Sharm-El-Sheikh on the right side of the road, and so passing is done from the left. Speed limits are different from the UK and written in kilometres per hour - in built-up and populated areas, it is 50km/h or 31 mph; in rural areas and motorways, 90km/h or 56 mph, and only 100km/h or 62 mph on major motorways. The blood alcohol limit is also lower than England, Wales and Northern Ireland, at 50 mg of alcohol per 100 ml of blood. Always check for recent law changes before setting off in your hired car in Sharm-El-Sheikh.
Car hires in Sharm-El-Sheikh will let you see all that the resort town has to offer, from the Sinai Peninsula to the Red Sea. Cheap car hire in Sharm-El-Sheikh is available, with a couple of car hire locations in Sharm-El-Sheikh offering luxury and passenger van hire. A small car can be useful in the busier parts of the city, as traffic can be heavy and chaotic. However, a four by four SUV or pick-up truck will allow you to have excursions into the desert and explore rural areas with poor road conditions.
Parking your car hire in Sharm-El-Sheikh is easy. You can park nearly anywhere as Egypt tends to have loose parking regulations. Most hotels will also have free parking, as well as attractions such as Naama Bay, Ras Um El-Sid Cliff and Om El Sied Hill.
In the past two weeks, Cheapflights users have found many deals under £36/day when booking a car hire at Sharm el-Sheikh Ophira Airport. The absolute best deal a user found was for £25/day from Sixt, booked on May 15.
There are 2 car hire providers located at Sharm el-Sheikh Ophira Airport. The following companies can be found near the Sharm el-Sheikh Ophira Airport car rental counter:
Avis is one of the top picks at Sharm el-Sheikh Ophira Airport. They can have you in a hire car for about £196 per week on average.
Booking early almost always ensures you have more options of car models to choose from, as well as prices reduced by up to 21% to make it a great deal at Sharm el-Sheikh Ophira Airport. Try to book at least 90 days prior to when you need the car hire to close on a rate below the average.
Typically, how long you can hire a car for depends on the inventory of the supplier. For Sharm el-Sheikh Ophira Airport however, it is certainly possible to rent a car for an entire month.
You can potentially save up to 38% on a month-long rental by booking with Sixt. Sixt is the cheapest rental company available within the next few months. Renting a car at Sharm el-Sheikh Ophira Airport can cost you on average £840 a month or £28 a day. For extended stays in a location, this option will usually save you the most.