CompareCarHire.co.uk compares the prices of well-known car hire companies in United Arab Emirates, including the following location: Sharjah International Airport
Serving the United Arab Emirates third-largest city, Sharjah International Airport is the home base of national airline Air Arabia and a hub for many cargo airlines. Flights arrive here from all over the world, making it the third-busiest airport in the Emirates. The airport sits around 15kms east of the city centre, with car rental in Sharjah Airport the best way of making the transfer into the city.
The single passenger terminal features 42 check-in desks, 23 gates and three air bridges. Here, passengers will find a food court, a duty-free shop, money exchange desks, ATMs and a business centre. There are also two mosques on site. Car hire in Sharjah Airport is available in the airports Arrivals dome through both international and local suppliers.
Al Dhaid Road connects the airport to the city centre, making arriving in Sharjah with car rental in Sharjah Airport straightforward. Sharjahs art and heritage areas are the main draws, although nearby Dubai and the seaside towns and beaches along the Gulf of Omen attract even more visitors.
The best time to visit Sharjah is from October to March, as this is when the temperature is most pleasant. The summer months are extremely hot and can see temperatures rise to well above 40°C, making it uncomfortable for many travellers. The summer months are also when the city experiences torrential rains.
The roads in the city are in good condition; however, they are prone to traffic jams, making it best to tour by other means. An excellent road network links the city to the Gulf of Omen, which is ideally reached using car hire in Sharjah Airport. Compare car hire rates online before you reach the city to ensure the best deals.