Car Rentals Kigali, Rwanda

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Kigali, Rwanda
Oct 25 — Nov 1
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Kigali, Rwanda
Mon 10/25
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Mon 11/1
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Best deals found for Kigali, Rwanda car rentals

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Audi A3
or similar Standard
Up to 5 passengers
4-5-door vehicles
Europcar

$82/day

20 Nov - 4 Dec
Audi A3
BMW X3
or similar Standard SUV
Up to 5 passengers
4-5-door vehicles
Europcar

$110/day

20 Nov - 4 Dec
BMW X3
Chevrolet Equinox
or similar Intermediate SUV
Up to 5 passengers
4-5-door vehicles
Europcar

$94/day

20 Nov - 4 Dec
Chevrolet Equinox

Kigali, Rwanda car rental deals found on momondo

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Small Cars

$53 - $120

All Car Types

$80 - $118

The average price of a Small rental in Kigali, Rwanda is $70. The cheapest time to rent a Small in Kigali, Rwanda is in February. The price is 26% lower than the rest of the year at just $53 per day. A Small rental is typically 27% less expensive than the average car rental in Kigali. The average price of a vehicle rental in Kigali can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your rental car. Below are the best prices for Kigali Small rentals found on momondo in the past week.

The average price of a Medium rental in Kigali, Rwanda is $66. The cheapest time to rent a Medium in Kigali, Rwanda is in January. The price is 0% lower than the rest of the year at just $83 per day. A Medium rental is typically 32% less expensive than the average car rental in Kigali. The average price of a vehicle rental in Kigali can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your rental car. Below are the best prices for Kigali Medium rentals found on momondo in the past week.

The average price of a Large rental in Kigali, Rwanda is $107. The cheapest time to rent a Large in Kigali, Rwanda is in January. The price is 15% lower than the rest of the year at just $91 per day. A Large rental is typically 10% more expensive than the average car rental in Kigali. The average price of a vehicle rental in Kigali can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your rental car. Below are the best prices for Kigali Large rentals found on momondo in the past week.

The average price of a SUV rental in Kigali, Rwanda is $107. The cheapest time to rent a SUV in Kigali, Rwanda is in January. The price is 15% lower than the rest of the year at just $91 per day. A SUV rental is typically 10% more expensive than the average car rental in Kigali. The average price of a vehicle rental in Kigali can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your rental car. Below are the best prices for Kigali SUV rentals found on momondo in the past week.


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Nearby attractions:

Akagera National Park37.1 mi

Nearby attractions:

Akagera National Park128.0 mi

Nearby attractions:

Akagera National Park41.3 mi

Information about your trip to Kigali

Can I drive to neighboring countries with a rental car from Kigali?

Yes, you can cross international borders with car rentals in Kigali. There aren’t any restrictions, and border crossings into Burundi, Tanzania, Uganda, and Kenya are accepted. However, you will need to inform your rental company about your travel plans so that they can advise you on how to cross the border with Kigali car rentals. Additionally, not all vehicle classes can be rented for cross-border travel. For example, an economy car rental is easily accessible, while a passenger van rental or an electric car rental won’t be available for cross-border travel. Generally, when traveling across the border with car rentals in Kigali, you’ll be required to pay extra fees for crossing the border and purchase supplementary insurance for your vehicle. In addition, if traveling to Uganda, you’ll need a COMESA sticker, while white and red reflective tapes are required for foreign cars in Kenya and Tanzania. Finally, you’ll also need to have a copy of the vehicle’s registration which will be checked at border points.

Can you rent a rental car in Kigali without a credit card?

Yes, you can find car rentals in Kigali without a credit card. However, most car rental locations have it as their primary mode of payment. When you’re placing the deposit on your cheap car rental in Kigali, you’ll be required to provide a valid identification document as well. The name on the credit card must match your ID for a deposit to be made. MasterCard and Visa credit cards will be accepted in Kigali car rentals. Some rental companies offer flexible means of payment, allowing cash and debit cards to be used when paying for Kigali car rentals. Debit cards can be used when making a deposit, but cash will only be used when clearing any balances at the end of your rental period. Debit cards with the Visa logo will be accepted in most car rental locations in Kigali.

What driving laws should I keep an eye out for in Kigali?

Before getting on the road with car rentals in Kigali, here is a breakdown of some of the traffic laws you should keep in mind. Traffic keeps to the right side of the road. You should always carry with you your driver’s license, a valid identification document, and the vehicle’s insurance. Younger children need to be in a car seat, and all occupants must wear a seatbelt at all times. You will be fined if found with a passenger younger than 16 years, not wearing a seatbelt. It is illegal to drive while drunk, and the legal blood alcohol limit is 0.08%, with offenders fined and jailed for 24 hours. Don’t use your cellphone while driving unless you have a hands-free device. Always stick to the speed limits. Finally, be sure to check with the Kigali department of motor vehicles if there have been any new laws enacted to be on the safe side.

What documents does an international traveler need to rent a car in Kigali?

International drivers looking for the convenience of driving themselves in cheap car rentals in Kigali should meet the following requirements. First, you must be 21 years old with a valid driver’s license from your home country. The license should remain valid for the entire rental period. You must also present a valid identification document, national ID, or passport, in addition to the driver’s license. If your license isn’t in English and doesn’t use the Roman/Latin alphabet, an International Driving Permit is required. It will be used as a translation of your driver’s license and should be provided alongside it. If you have a notarized translation of your national driver’s license, that should work too. Temporary licenses, learner’s permits, or copies of your national driver’s license will not be accepted in place of the actual document.


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Car Rental in Kigali

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How much will it cost to rent a car in Kigali, Rwanda in November?

$94 is the cost of a weekend car rental in Kigali for November, with cheap deals starting as low as $94. For a week-long rental, the lowest price was $91, with more options around the $99 mark.

Which car rental agency in Kigali has the cheapest rental car prices?

Renting a car in Kigali is cheapest when using Europcar at one of their 2 locations in the city. The best daily rate a momondo has found is $48, but typically it’s best to assume your rental will cost $104/day.

What car do most people rent in Kigali?

When renting a car in Kigali, most of our users will opt for the Ford Explorer at $102/day on average. The second most popular is the Volkswagen Polo car rental for an average of $64/day. Our users have found Ford Explorer rentals in Kigali for as low as $51/day and Volkswagen Polo rentals for as low as $33/day.

What car would momondo recommend based on the weather in October?

The weather in Kigali during October would likely not impact the type of rental much. momondo users do seem to prefer certain car types when looking for specific vehicles for their Kigali car rental.


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