CompareCarHire.co.uk compares the prices of well-known car hire companies in Lebanon, including the following location: Beirut International Airport
Whether you're looking for a small rental car or a station wagon for the entire family, we will always have a suitable car for the lowest price. Below are a few examples from our selection in Beirut International Airport.
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Serving as the only airport gateway into Lebanon, Beirut Rafic Hariri International Airport is located nine kilometres south of the city centre. It serves as the hub for the country's national carrier, Middle East Airlines, as well as Wings of Lebanon and Med Airways. Flights to other regions of the Middle East, Europe, Africa and Asia are all scheduled from the airport.
The modern passenger terminal has two wings the East Wing and the West Wing with 23 gates. The wings are joined by the main terminal, which has four levels and features most of the duty-free shopping, restaurants and airline lounges. The ground level handles arrivals and is where you can arrange car rental in Beirut Airport, while departures and most of the shops are on the second floor.
If you arrange car hire in Beirut Airport, you will have the added freedom of being able to explore the surrounding areas at your leisure. Around 20kms north of the city is Jeita Grotto, a compound of crystallised caves in the Valley of Nahr al-Kald, while the ancient Phoenician city of Byblos is roughly 30 minutes' drive north.
Those who can't handle intense heat should avoid visiting between July and September, when temperatures average in the low 20s (°C) and there is very little rain. January and February are the coolest months, with evening temperatures dropping as low as 10°C, although daytime temperatures remain pleasant. March to May and October to December also experience pleasant conditions. The wettest months are between December and February.
Travellers planning to rent a vehicle at the airport are advised to compare car hire and make a booking in advance to save time upon arrival. In general, the roads are in poor condition and local drivers can drive aggressively on the highways. There are numerous pot holes in Beirut and mountainous roads are hazardous, meaning visiting drivers should exercise caution.
The following questions and answers are a selection of the most popular questions. If you do not find the answer to your question, have a look at the Frequently Asked Questions page or contact us.
Yes, we offer a guarantee of the lowest price - because we compare various retailers, we can always offer you the best price in town.
To pick up your car, you will need your voucher, passport, driver's license and a credit card. It is very important that your driver's license and credit card are in the same name as the main driver. Keep in mind that the local rental company will reserve a certain amount on your credit card as a deposit. This requires the PIN code for your credit card. If your driver's license is foreign (for example, in Chinese), you must bring a translation with you. Only your original passport and driver's license will be accepted - a copy is not sufficient.
In general, our rates are all-inclusive. Should there be any additional costs, our booking department will get in touch with you before issuing the invoice. Should you object, you can always cancel your reservation with no obligations attached (at least 48 hours in advance).
In general, Liability Insurance, Fire Insurance, All-Risks Insurance and Theft Insurance are included in the cost of your rental car.
Only rental companies with a high level of customer satisfaction are eligible to be included in our Worry-Free selection. This rate includes excess cover and unlimited kilometres. Your vehicle will be provided and must be returned with a full tank of fuel. With a vehicle from our Worry-Free selection, you can travel with peace of mind and no hidden costs.
You can cancel your reservation through "My Account". We recommend contacting us by phone if your changes to your booking or cancellation takes place at short notice (48 hours or less).
Most reservations will receive confirmation within minutes after payment takes place. We recommend contacting our Booking Department for last minute reservations (pick-up within 48 hours).