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|Most popular company||HERTZ|
|Price of gas per litre||£0.79|
|Average price per day||£65|
|Cheapest price per day||£58|
Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in Karachi is September. The most expensive time to rent a car is March. The cheapest prices for each month are shown above, but prices will vary based on availability, how far out you book your rental car, and of course, car type.
If you need a car hire in Karachi for your travels in Pakistan, you must have a valid passport, domestic driver’s licence and an International Driving Permit. The minimum age to hire cars in Karachi is 21, but some agencies such as Enterprise may require drivers to be aged 25 or older. Enterprise along with Keddy and SIXT are among the international companies operating car hire locations in Karachi; you should have a credit or debit card available for payment.
You must drive your car hire in Karachi on the left, and the law requires that only the front occupants are required to wear seatbelts. If you have a hands-free device, you can use your mobile while driving. UK nationals with cheap car hire in Karachi should observe the following speed limits: near mosques, hospitals and schools, 40 km/h (24 mph); in the city centre and on rural roads, 50 km/h (31 mph); in urban areas and open roads, 80-100 km/h (49-62 mph); and on highways, 120 km/h (74 mph). Driving while intoxicated by alcohol or drugs is expressly forbidden. Traffic cameras are operable around the city, so exercise caution at all times while driving hire cars in Karachi. Always carry your car hire agreement, insurance forms and passport when driving around the city and especially through rural areas. To be safe, you should check with the Karachi department of motor vehicles for recent law changes, before you travel.
The price of petrol is cheap in Pakistan compared with the UK, which favours considering a luxury car hire in Karachi, like a Mercedes-Benz E-Class, for your travels. However, economy car hires such as a Nissan Micra are better suited for fewer passengers and navigating city areas where congestion and parking can present difficulties for larger vehicles. As a general rule when seeking a cheap car hire in Karachi, always look for good value for your money in terms of comfort and fuel efficiency.
Wherever safe and convenient on-street parking is available is a good option. There are municipal parking sites within the city centre (for example, at Empire Centre), where the tariff is approximately ₨30 (£0.15) per hour. Hotel accommodation with parking is always a wise choice, or you can park your car hire in Karachi at Jinnah International Airport (KHI), where long-term parking has tariffs of about ₨400 (£1.85) for day passes with multiple entries allowed. Cheap bus service and taxis are available from the airport to the downtown area.
In the past two weeks, Cheapflights users have found many deals under £54/day when booking a car hire in Karachi. The absolute best deal a user found was for £47/day from Hertz, booked on Aug. 7.
The average price of petrol in Karachi is £0.79/litre over the past month, costing you anywhere between £35 and £51 to fill up a car’s fuel tank.
Hertz is a popular option for travellers looking for car hire in Karachi. You can expect the average cost of car hire to be about £238 per week.
Booking your car hire early can save you up to 27%. Aim to book your car hire at least 90 days in advance to take advantage of a below average price in Karachi.
Typically, how long you can hire a car for depends on the inventory of the supplier. For Karachi however, it is certainly possible to rent a car for an entire month.
The average cost of a car hire in Karachi for a month is £1,018. Check Cheapflights to compare pricing and options for your rental car.
It costs £0 for a weekend car hire in Karachi, on average. The cheapest type of car hire you can book on any given weekend is the Intermediate as prices are generally lower for these hire types due to demand and availability. If you’re planning to book a hire car in Karachi in September, prices are £59 per day on average.
The most popular car chosen by those travelling to Karachi is Intermediate (Class Intermediate Car) based on our Cheapflights data.