Renting a Car in the UAE
Cross border rentals are not permitted.
As per the New Traffic Law in UAE (Dubai) rent-a-car companies cannot
rent vehicles to persons holding visit, transit or tourism visas unless
they are holding valid International Driving License supported with their
Local driving License.
The Validity of License needs to be minimum 1 year old.
Countries such as Greece, Turkey, Canada, Japan & South Korean require
a translation of the license from the Embassy or Consulate.
Minimum age for drivers is 21 years.
Travel Advisories and Warnings for the United Arab Emirates
You cannot have any alcohol in your blood while driving
in the United Arab Emirates.
It is considered a criminal act to make obscene gestures,
like the New York Hello,
or hurl rude remarks at other drivers in the UAE even if they deserve it.