carshare made simple

Pay Per Minute
Car Share

The first and largest carshare operator in the Middle East, ekar provides pay-per-minute and long-term (daily or weekly) cars in Saudi Arabia

Convenient, flexible and seamless - download our app and simplify the way you travel.

ekar Advantage

We simplify car rentals so you can focus on the important things in life

Fuel Included - Fuel is free

Fuel is included. You can refill it from any Aldrees petrol stations free, or any other petrol station and we'll refund you the credit.


Choose to pay per minute, hour, daily or weekly depending on your need

Park it anywhere

Parking is allowed at any places designated by the Municipality of Riyadh in the right way


Stuck in a rut? Our 24 hour customer support and roadside assistance is just a call away.


One price, one payment. No hidden charges or additional taxes, it's that simple.


From 0.46 SAR per minute with no hidden costs. Pay as you go.


We have car models suited for every need and occasion

With ekar, you’re in control of every mile and every minute. Unlike traditional car rental services, you only pay for how long you’re actually using the car.

What you don’t pay for: parking, fuel or maintenance.

i Please Note: We have recently updated our policy that requires an upfront payment of our daily, weekly and monthly long-term rentals. For more information please email us at help@ekar.sa or call us at 920010082.


Sharing is caring. Please treat ekar like your own car. Service fees are charged to ensure ekars are always in good condition for everyone.

  • Fees for an unsuccessful charge, cheque bounce, or payment rejected by credit or debit card issuer30
  • non-refueling of the RTA ekar vehicles when at or below a 1/460
  • Smoking inside the ekar vehicle345
  • Parking outside of Authorised parking zonesUp to 350
  • Lost keys2300
  • Parking/Speeding ticketTraffic Fines +15%
  • Other charges for example: number plate loss, tampering with WAIE / vehicle logos etcActuals +115
  • A security deposit fee is mandatory for users with tourist/visiting visa2,300
  • For any legal formalities, an additional fee will be applicable 15% of the total decline amount + any legal fees, document charges, court fees etc (as per actuals)Actuals +15%
  • Normal Cleaning60
  • Excessive cleaning fee350
  • Unsecured vehicle feeAccording to the vehicle condition
  • Drained battery fee230
  • Loss of use fee (e.g. Impounded vehicle)400
  • Excess Amount in case of Accidents (irrespective of nature of the damage)insurance deductible amount +15%
  • Excess amount in case of Accidents (irrespective of nature of the damage) with driver under 25 years of age or an unauthorized driverrepair cost
  • Unused reservation fees6
  • Towing / recovery charges (oneway)230
  • Delivery charges for rental vehicles irrespective of the no of days booked90
  • Excess Loss of Use (Delayed Police Report, Impounded Vehicle, Vehicle not Usable by Customers Fault) per Day175
  • forgot to return the key inside the terminalAs per booking cost
  • Payment gateway fee per booking (Does not apply if you are paying with credits from your e-wallet)3
  • Penalty for ending the reservation in another city. Our members are required to end their reservation in the same city where they started their reservation.2300
  • Using the Ekar vehicle in Drifting5000 SR + repair cost
  • Cancellation fee (After booking an ekar, you may cancel within 5 minutes without being charged)5

Download ekar App

Download our ekar app available on both the play store and Apple store. Register with a valid Saudi Arabian driving license, National ID or Iqama and receive a confirmation email from our customer service team.

After, locate the nearest ekar to you and hit the road. It's that simple.

Locate and Book

Once you've registered, you'll be able to locate the closest ekar on the app after which you can either book your ekar on a pay-per-minute (up to 5 hours), daily, weekly or monthly basis. Looking for a long-term ekar? To book your ekar, simply tap on the ekar.

Unlock ekar

Using your ekar car rental app, locate and unlock your ekar. Once this is done, simply locate the ekar key inside the glove box, enter your personalized pin code and remove the keys from the key holder.

Should you encounter any problems or notice any damages to the ekar, please email us at help@ekar.sa

Start Driving

Once you are finished with your ekar, simply input the ekar key back into the ekar portal and place it inside the glove box to complete your booking. Please don't forget to take all your personal belongings!

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Additional Information

Contact Us

  • KSA - Riyadh
  • 920010082
  • help@ekar.sa

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