Thrifty Car Hire at Muscat MCT Airport

Opt for Thrifty with overall rating 7.3/10 to book a car at Muscat Airport and get the best-rate car hire deal!

7.3 / 10

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Why hire a car from Thrifty in Muscat Airport?

Booking at Rental24.co.uk is as easy as counting to five. You fill out a search form, get a list of available offers, compare them, select the best one, and confirm the reservation. A fast search engine with smart filters makes it simple to catch the perfect Thrifty deal. Also, you can benefit from small but useful tips:
• Book a vehicle a couple of weeks before packing your bags
• Consider alternative locations within Muscat
• Add only the necessary extra options to your auto
Having a personal car at hand is a great way to make a trip bright and memorable; even more so if you are collecting it from a reliable and reputable company. Luckily, Thrifty in MCT Airport, Oman offers a wide range of vehicles and you can find the perfect deal on our website.
According to Thrifty car hire reviews, the company received a rating of 7.3 out of 10, which is a pretty decent result. It shows customers` attitude to the prices, services, and pick-up/drop-off processes. View the table on the right for more details on all suppliers' key characteristics in Muscat MCT Airport.

7.3 / 10

Based on 5,000 customer reviews
6.8 / 10 Overall value for money

7.0 / 10 Cleanliness of the car

7.7 / 10 Service at the rental desk

7.4 / 10 Car hire pick-up process

7.5 / 10 Car hire drop-off process
Average waiting time is 13 min

Cheap car rentals from Thrifty in Muscat Airport

You can pick up a car hire in Muscat for cheap and according to your particular requirements. The minimum price for a vehicle at Thrifty is £15 per day or £78 per week. The average rate is about £48 per day or £256 per week, while the most expensive deals can reach a daily cost of £142 or a weekly rate of £751. Check the vendor`s price list to instantly check the current cost and save time.

Thrifty provides a wide selection of cheap rental car offers, from economy and compact vehicles to premium models and 7-seater minivans. Compare and sort them using the filters available on our website to find the perfect deal quickly.

The cheapest Thrifty MCT Airport, Oman rental cars are available in the SUV group, at the minimum price of £61 per day. View the catalogue of the most affordable options below. Inspect their specifications and click on the desired icon to proceed with your booking.

Thrifty hire cars in Muscat Airport [MCT] and other relevant vehicles

Nissan Pathfinder

SUV

5x
4x
THRIFTY Car hire Muscat - Airport Suv car - Nissan Pathfinder
THRIFTY Muscat - Airport

$60.86 /day

Nissan Sunny

Compact

5x
3x
ALAMO Car hire Muscat - Airport Compact car - Nissan Sunny
ALAMO Muscat - Airport

$14.71 /day

Toyota Corolla

Compact

5x
3x
ALAMO Car hire Muscat - Airport Compact car - Toyota Corolla
ALAMO Muscat - Airport

$16.89 /day

Toyota Corolla

Compact

5x
3x
ENTERPRISE Car hire Muscat - Airport Compact car - Toyota Corolla
ENTERPRISE Muscat - Airport

$36.94 /day

Suzuki Ciaz

Compact

5x
3x
SIXT Car hire Muscat - Airport Compact car - Suzuki Ciaz
  • Airport fee
SIXT Muscat - Airport

$43.33 /day

Honda City

Economy

5x
2x
ALAMO Car hire Muscat - Airport Economy car - Honda City
ALAMO Muscat - Airport

$14.71 /day

Suzuki Swift Dzire

Economy

5x
2x
BUDGET Car hire Muscat - Airport Economy car - Suzuki Swift Dzire
  • Unlimited mileage
  • Airport fee
BUDGET Muscat - Airport

$17.40 /day

Honda City

Economy

5x
2x
ENTERPRISE Car hire Muscat - Airport Economy car - Honda City
ENTERPRISE Muscat - Airport

$32.12 /day

Suzuki Swift Dzire

Economy

5x
2x
SIXT Car hire Muscat - Airport Economy car - Suzuki Swift Dzire
  • Airport fee
SIXT Muscat - Airport

$40.05 /day

Nissan Micra

Mini

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2x
DOLLAR Car hire Muscat - Airport Mini car - Nissan Micra
  • Airport fee
DOLLAR Muscat - Airport

$16.37 /day

Suzuki Swift

Mini

4x
2x
SIXT Car hire Muscat - Airport Mini car - Suzuki Swift
  • Airport fee
SIXT Muscat - Airport

$43.25 /day

Honda Accord

Standard

5x
5x
ALAMO Car hire Muscat - Airport Standard car - Honda Accord
ALAMO Muscat - Airport

$20.14 /day

Thrifty hire cars in Muscat Downtown and other relevant vehicles 31.84 km / 19.78 mi

Toyota Yaris

Economy

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THRIFTY Car hire Muscat - Airport Economy car - Toyota Yaris
THRIFTY Muscat - Airport

$26.44 /day

Toyota Corolla

Compact

5x
3x
THRIFTY Car hire Muscat - Airport Compact car - Toyota Corolla
THRIFTY Muscat - Airport

$30.96 /day

Honda Civic

Intermediate

5x
4x
THRIFTY Car hire Muscat - Airport Standard car - Honda Civic
THRIFTY Muscat - Airport

$35.48 /day

Toyota Camry

Standard

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5x
THRIFTY Car hire Muscat - Airport Standard car - Toyota Camry
THRIFTY Muscat - Airport

$42.18 /day

Kia Sportage

SUV

5x
4x
THRIFTY Car hire Muscat - Airport Suv car - Kia Sportage
THRIFTY Muscat - Airport

$62.68 /day

Nissan Pathfinder

SUV

5x
4x
THRIFTY Car hire Muscat - Airport Suv car - Nissan Pathfinder
THRIFTY Muscat - Airport

$80.70 /day

Suzuki Swift Dzire

Economy

5x
2x
BUDGET Car hire Muscat - Airport Economy car - Suzuki Swift Dzire
  • Unlimited mileage
BUDGET Muscat - Airport

$21.20 /day

Nissan Sunny

Compact

5x
3x
BUDGET Car hire Muscat - Airport Compact car - Nissan Sunny
  • Unlimited mileage
BUDGET Muscat - Airport

$25.07 /day

Volkswagen Jetta

Intermediate

5x
4x
BUDGET Car hire Muscat - Airport Standard car - Volkswagen Jetta
  • Unlimited mileage
BUDGET Muscat - Airport

$29.87 /day

Nissan Altima

Standard

5x
5x
BUDGET Car hire Muscat - Airport Standard car - Nissan Altima
  • Unlimited mileage
BUDGET Muscat - Airport

$41.35 /day

Hyundai Tucson

SUV

5x
4x
BUDGET Car hire Muscat - Airport Suv car - Hyundai Tucson
  • Unlimited mileage
BUDGET Muscat - Airport

$59.95 /day

Toyota Fortuner

SUV

5x
5x
BUDGET Car hire Muscat - Airport Suv car - Toyota Fortuner
  • Unlimited mileage
BUDGET Muscat - Airport

$69.30 /day

What is Thrifty Rent a Car?

Thrifty car rent is the missing element of your ideal trip to MCT Airport, Oman. Find your vehicle in a convenient location on the ground and start the adventure of your dreams.

Are you going to conquer the city and explore the local cultural highlights? Choose the manoeuvrable compact model for easy parking and driving. Are you planning to rent a car and go on an exciting day trip? Opt for something bigger and more powerful.

Rest assured that Thrifty will cover you in any travel situation. The company provides an extensive vehicle fleet to suit your practical needs and aesthetic tastes. Thus, you can count on a positive travel experience with Thrifty car hire Muscat MCT Airport. If you need more information about the supplier, please check the following section below.


Thrifty Car Rental

Company name:

Thrifty Car Rental

Address:

Muscat Airport, Oman

Phone:

+9691710241

Excess fee

150 OMR - 500 OMR
$389.60 - $1,298.67


Thrifty Car Rental company was established in 1958. Starting from 1997 Thrifty is a subsidiary of Dollar Thrifty Automotive Group, Inc. and, in November 2012 Hertz Global Holdings, Inc. gained Dollar Thrifty Automotive Group, Inc.

It is now one of the largest car rental companies in the world as it operates in 77 countries and in total - about 1,000 locations in Europe, North, Central, and South America, the Middle East, Africa and Asia, the Caribbean, and the Pacific. Nowadays Thrifty is widely recognizable car hire brand which honorably serves business trips, moving, transfers and casual traveling.

Today you have a possibility to rent a car from Thrifty in Muscat MCT Airport. Fill in the search form and choose a vehicle for an exclusive price!

Documents required to hire a car from Thrifty in Muscat Airport

Read the company's Terms and Conditions carefully before confirming your booking. Among the car hire documents required in Muscat are:

  • A credit card in the driver’s name. Make sure the card complies with the payment policy and has a balance sufficient to pay the full vehicle price, equipment, and deposit.
  • Full driving licence. The minimum term for which you must own a licence is 1 year. Also, an International Driving Permit (IDP) may be required if your domestic licence is not in the Latin alphabet. However, you can’t pick up a vehicle with only an IDP at hand.
  • Confirmation voucher. We send you a confirmation voucher which you must present at the counter as proof of payment.

Other Thrifty hiring documents may include a utility bill, passport ID, and a return flight ticket. However, they are usually required when using alternative payment methods.

Car rental minimum age requirement in MCT Airport, Oman

According to the supplier’s policy, the minimum car rental age in Muscat MCT Airport is 21. However, until you reach 25, the company applies a daily underage charge and may limit the list of available vehicle categories.

The minimum legal age may vary by location. At some pick-up points, you can drive from the age of 19. At the same time, in most countries, including Ireland, Greece, the Netherlands, and Australia, Thrifty provides a car rental for 21-year-old customers as a minimum age limit.

Thrifty car hire locations near Muscat

If you don't want to start your trip at the airport, pick up your vehicle at another Thrifty MCT Airport, Oman location within a short drive of the facility. A list of alternative points is available below. For your convenience, we have indicated the distance to nearby offices so that you can plan your trip.

Keep in mind that you must appear at the Muscat MCT Airport rental car counter on the date and hours specified in the voucher. The grace period for which you can be late without consequences is 2 hours. However, Thrifty doesn’t guarantee that the vehicle you have booked will be available after this time.

Nearby downtown car hire locations

Muscat MCT Airport car rental map with Thrifty locations

For a better visual experience, check all available Thrifty rental places on the Google Maps service. You can find the required location with reference to a nearby attraction, hotel, or train station. Click on the desired point to see the distance to the main airport on the ground and proceed to the booking.

What type of car to hire from Thrifty in Muscat Airport?

It all depends on your travel goals and personal preferences. You can choose from small economy and compact vehicles to large SUVs and minivans. When booking, you actually order a specific car hire type, not make and model. Therefore, in the end, you get a model that is similar in basic technical characteristics to the vehicle displayed on the reservation page. in Muscat, you get access to the following auto categories at Thrifty: Economy, Luxury, Van, Minivan, SUV, 7 seater, 8 seater, and 9 seater.

Can't decide what you need? Find your desired rental car group in the following list and click on it for more information.

What rental car brand to select in MCT Airport, Oman?

Thrifty classifies its vehicles into groups. However, when searching on our website, you may see a reference brand and model that belongs to a particular category and is listed at the top of every deal. Thus, you may focus on a car rental specific model and imagine what auto to get at the end when travelling to Muscat MCT Airport.

Also, Thrifty indicates ‘or similar’ next to the model name. This means the company undertakes to provide a vehicle similar in characteristics to the reference vehicle. According to ACRISS (Association of Car Rental Industry Systems Standards), each category bears a unique 4-letter code that indicates its major specs, including body type, number of doors, transmission and fuel type, and air conditioning availability. That is, you get a vehicle that is equivalent in these features.

However, you may collect a car hire guaranteed model as well. Look for Muscat Airport car hire deals with the corresponding inscription in the search results. If your goal is to book a vehicle of a specific brand, find it in the following catalogue.

Car rental review of Rental24.co.uk: Thrifty car hire in Muscat

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FAQs - Thrifty car hire in Muscat Airport

How much is it to hire a car from Thrifty in Muscat?

The cost depends on the vehicle class of course. Also, the trip duration and seasonal demand matter. The lowest Thrifty car rental price in MCT Airport, Oman is £15 per day. The average rate for Thrifty deals is £48, and the maximum daily price tag can reach £142. When calculating Muscat MCT Airport rental rates on a long-term basis, the company lowers its prices.

Therefore, you get even better value from Thrifty if you book at least for a week at minimum. The minimum price for such period is £78. The average rate per week is £256. And if you're picking up a high-end vehicle, expect to pay a maximum cost of around £751 per week.

The main tip for the cheapest price is to book in advance. Also, take advantage of the simple car hire Muscat Airport price comparison available on our website in order to find the best deals.

What is the cheapest car to hire from Thrifty in Muscat?

Сheap Thrifty car rentals in MCT Airport, Oman are real! The cheapest car hire deal is the SUV Nissan Pathfinder available for £61 per day. While the highest Thrifty car rental price you will pay is £87 per day for a Luxury Audi A6.

Is it cheaper to pre-book a rental car in Muscat MCT Airport?

Elect Thrifty to book a rental car, and plan ahead to get the cheapest rates near Muscat Airport. The optimal period for reserving is 1-2 weeks before the pick-up date, although you can start checking the best deals a month in advance.

What is the age limit for hiring a car from Thrifty?

The exact Muscat legal driving age depends on the specific car hire company. Before confirming the booking, check the details in the Terms and Conditions on the vendor's website. At the same time, you can check the minimum and maximum age limit to hire a car at Thrifty in the following card.

Vendor Standard terms Terms for young drivers Terms for senior drivers
Europcar 26-64 years old 21-25 years old — $7.79/day 65-75 years old — $15.58/day
Budget 24-65 years old 21-23 years old — $5.45/day 66-72 years old — $5.45/day
SIXT 25-99 years old 21-24 years old — $5.45/day
Alamo 23-70 years old
Dollar 25-75 years old 21-24 years old
Auto Rent 24-99 years old
Enterprise 23-70 years old
National 23-70 years old

What does off-airport car hire mean at Thrifty?

Travellers booking a set of wheels for leisure or business purposes in MCT Airport, Oman have two pick-up options to opt for:

  • On-airport. The counter is available at the terminal, within walking distance of the baggage claim area. The car park is in the same building.
  • Off-airport. The supplier sits outside the terminal but within driving distance of the facility. You can reach the office with the Muscat MCT Airport car rental shuttle bus leaving near the terminal.

Is Thrifty on-site in Muscat Airport?

The following vendors sit on-site, within the terminal: EUROPCAR, DOLLAR, INTERRENT, BUDGET, ALAMO, SIXT, AVIS, ENTERPRISE, NATIONAL, THRIFTY .

You can find the Thrifty counter on-site in Muscat. Upon arrival, follow the overhead signs from the baggage claim area and make your way to the arrivals hall where all rental companies are located. Proceed to the appropriate desk to sign the agreement and pick up the keys.

Is Thrifty the best car rental company for a one-way trip in MCT Airport, Oman?

Thrifty offers reliable and cheap one-way car hire in Muscat MCT Airport. This option adds flexibility to your ride and can be useful for:

  • trips between distant destinations or across the country
  • spontaneous decisions while travelling
  • saving time by not having to return to the original location
  • cases when your flight is delayed or cancelled

A large selection of economy, full-size sedans, SUVs, minivans, and pickup trucks are available for car rental one-way in Muscat Airport. If you would like to check the availability of a one-way option, please complete the search form for the selected locations on the top of this page.

How to avoid Thrifty one-way car hire drop-off fees in Muscat?

When you decide to return the vehicle to another location, Thrifty applies a one-way charge, also called a drop-off fee. This is a kind of payment for the service the company provides by returning the vehicle to the original pick-up point. In this regard, travellers often ask how to avoid rental car drop-off fees. Are there any ways to do so?

Customers pay one-way charges when travelling between destinations over significant distances. At the same time, there are no associated fees when moving between two locations within the same city.

If you have booked a round trip, but decide to choose another MCT Airport, Oman car hire drop-off location, you will pay a one-way charge on top of the total price. However, some corporate locations make it possible to avoid this charge. If you would like to check drop-off rates for selected locations and find discount deals, please fill out the search form at the top of the page.

What is rental car insurance at Thrifty company?

Thrifty rental car insurance services cover the temporary vehicle you drive on your trip. This protection has multiple components and among all of them, you can find the desired.

Does my car insurance cover international rentals in Muscat MCT Airport?

Standard auto insurance provides minimal coverage from third-party claims in foreign countries. Use Thrifty rental car insurance in Muscat Airport to cover you in case of potential damage or theft.

What does car hire Excess insurance cover?

Thrifty car hire Excess insurance protects you from extra charges related to damage or theft of your vehicle in Muscat. However, it doesn’t cover damage to third-party property. Also, it doesn’t compensate for medical expenses and the cost of any personal property inside the auto.

What insurance should I get with a rental car?

Actually, you get basic car hire insurance from Thrifty when picking up one of their vehicles. If necessary, the company provides additional or comprehensive plans. However, you can also use your personal auto policy if it covers driving a rental vehicle abroad. Other available options are to take advantage of the insurance that comes with a credit card, or use coverage from a third-party company.

How long does Thrifty charge you for damages?

You are financially responsible for everything that happens to the vehicle, from the moment of pickup near MCT Airport, Oman to closing the agreement upon return. This even applies to damage that occurs after an overnight drop, or before an employee accepts the vehicle after you leave. Thrifty car hire company will charge you immediately on the counter for reported damage. However, in the case of unreported damage, the supplier may withdraw compensation within 28 days of the vehicle’s return.

What is the Thrifty car rental gas policy in Muscat MCT Airport?

According to the Thrifty gas policy in Muscat Airport, you can refuel yourself. Also, this option is called full-to-full or same-to-same. In this case, you must return the vehicle with the same amount of fuel in the tank as there was upon pick-up. Otherwise, you have to make up for the missing litres at a price higher than the local pump rate.

Another way to refuel is to prepay for it. Prepaid fuel saves you from visiting the gas station and costs almost the same as at the local pump. When comparing available fuel approaches, car hire in Muscat with the pick-up-full return-full option is more beneficial due to the cheaper pump price at the gas station.

Which car hire companies are in Muscat Airport?

Surely, Thrifty is an amazing car hire company that features a vast fleet and pleasurable service. But what if you want to drive a certain car model from Thrifty which is not available in Muscat at the moment? What if your flight was cancelled and now you have to look for another car hire supplier? How can you find other companies that provide rental services near this airport?

Well, Rental24.co.uk understands the drivers and provides direct access to all car hire agencies at MCT Airport, Oman. Look through the table below and find out the most suitable option for your trip.

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