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Istanbul Car Rental with SIXT

Booking an Istanbul car rental is a straightforward task, thanks to SIXT. You can pick a suitable car from our diverse fleet. If you have any questions, our customer service agents are available 24/7. Our branch operating hours are also flexible for car pick up and return. The highlight is that you get to enjoy luxurious vehicles at affordable rates. We have convenient locations across the city, including Istanbul International Airport and Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen Airport. Choose a minivan for adequate space if you are traveling with friends and family, or an economical sedan to save gas as you tour the city. 


SIXT services in Istanbul

Istanbul is a picturesque city with tons of places to explore. SUVs and passenger vans offer plenty of room for your baggage and loved ones, while sedans and economy cars are inexpensive for long trips. Enjoy your trip with bookable extras like GPS, child seats and an additional driver. Maximize your journey with long-term rental and weekend rental periods. 

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Good to know when you’re visiting Istanbul

Car rental under 25 in Istanbul

 The minimum age for rental in Turkey is 21 with a license held for 2 years. There is a higher minimum age for some car categories. 

Documents you need to rent a car in Istanbul

You need a valid driver’s license held for at least 2 years, plus an ID or passport, for a SIXT rental in Turkey. Renters with licenses using non-Roman alphabets like Arabic or Cyrillic also need an international driving permit. 

One-way car rental in Istanbul

One-way rentals between SIXT stations in Turkey are allowed, depending on the tariff. Prior approval is also required. 

What to do while in Istanbul

Rent a car in Istanbul and drive to Galata Tower to marvel at the architectural building and dine in the fine restaurants. Taksim Square is a great destination for nightlife and is excellent for shopping, and the Hagia Sophia museum is worth exploring. Visit the Blue Mosque, an iconic landmark in Istanbul, to see the beautiful building. The Ortakoy Mosque is a scenic place to view blue waters and see its masterpiece architecture. 

Winter 2021 in Istanbul

Enjoy our rental services as you drive to Chora Church to explore the religious site. Your trip will be memorable if you try a hammam, the legendary Turkish bath, which is warm and therapeutic. Visit Uludag, Kartepe or Erciyes ski resorts for skiing and other winter activities. After that, head to Istanbul Modern, a museum with artwork and sculptures to admire. You can get a panoramic view of the city by taking a ride on the Taksim tram. 

Why rent with Sixt?

Why rent with Sixt?
  • New cars - on average 3 months old
  • Premium fleet of german cars
  • Car rental made quick and easy
  • Unlimited miles on standard vehicles
  • Free cancellation when you pay on arrival
  • Friendly 24/7 customer service

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