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Cheap Car Hire in Lagos, Nigeria from £75

Lagos, Nigeria
27 Feb — 5 Mar
Driver's age: 26-65
Lagos, Nigeria
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Tue 5/3
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Lagos, Nigeria car hires in 2024

Get helpful information to start your search for the perfect car hire in Lagos, Nigeria. The average price data is based on the last 12 months and was last updated on 20 February 2024.

Most popular company

AVIS

Most common car type

Standard

Average price per day

£113

Cheapest price per day

£75

What is the cheapest time to rent a car in Lagos, Nigeria?

Discover the most affordable period to rent a car in Lagos, Nigeria and save money on your trip. The monthly average price data is based on historical data over the last year and was last updated on 20 February 2024.

January

£108

February

£95

March

£108

April

£92

May

£92

June

£107

July

£106

August

£104

September

£108

October

£125

November

£108

December

£120

Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in Lagos, Nigeria is April. The most expensive time to rent a car is October. 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.

Popular car types in Lagos, Nigeria

Explore the most popular car models available for hire in Lagos, Nigeria and choose the one that suits your needs. The price data is sourced from various car hire companies and was last updated on 20 February 2024.

In Lagos, Nigeria, there are 6 active hire locations from 3 car hire companies. medium car is the cheapest car type to hire in Lagos, Nigeria in the past week - currently priced from £75/day. View deals for 5 car types available to hire in this destination:

Economy

Economy

Compact

Compact

£103+

Intermediate

Intermediate

Standard

Standard

£127+

Full-size SUV

Full-size SUV

£204+

Passenger van

Passenger van

£117+

Luxury

Luxury

£233+

Premium SUV

Premium SUV

£190+

Compare available car types for hire in Lagos, Nigeria

Compare and contrast the various car types offered for hire in Lagos, Nigeria to find the perfect fit for your trip. Price data is based on averages over the last 12 months and was last updated on 20 February 2024.

Small cars

£91 - £102

All Car Types

£165 - £195

To hire a small car in Lagos, Nigeria, you would pay an average price of £96/day. February is the cheapest month to hire a small car in Lagos, Nigeria (~£91/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is July (~£102/day). In fact, February is about 7% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a small car hire for Lagos. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Lagos, hiring a small car saves you 46% in costs. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity. Here are the best Lagos small car hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a medium car in Lagos, Nigeria, you would pay an average price of £124/day. February is the cheapest month to hire a medium car in Lagos, Nigeria (~£106/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is June (~£146/day). In fact, February is about 15% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a medium car hire for Lagos. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Lagos, hiring a medium car saves you 31% in costs. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity. Here are the best Lagos medium car hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a large car in Lagos, Nigeria, you would pay an average price of £246/day. November is the cheapest month to hire a large car in Lagos, Nigeria (~£222/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is March (~£273/day). In fact, November is about 11% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a large car hire for Lagos. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Lagos, hiring a large car is 28% more expensive. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity.

To hire a SUV in Lagos, Nigeria, you would pay an average price of £189/day. December is the cheapest month to hire a SUV in Lagos, Nigeria (~£175/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is June (~£202/day). In fact, December is about 8% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a SUV hire for Lagos. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Lagos, hiring a SUV is 6% more expensive. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity. Here are the best Lagos SUV hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a van in Lagos, Nigeria, you would pay an average price of £154/day. March is the cheapest month to hire a van in Lagos, Nigeria (~£122/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is June (~£237/day). In fact, March is about 22% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a van hire for Lagos. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Lagos, hiring a van saves you 14% in costs. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity. Here are the best Lagos van hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a luxury car in Lagos, Nigeria, you would pay an average price of £326/day. July is the cheapest month to hire a luxury car in Lagos, Nigeria (~£316/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is February (~£333/day). In fact, July is about 4% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a luxury car hire for Lagos. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Lagos, hiring a luxury car is 46% more expensive. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity. Here are the best Lagos luxury car hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

Vauxhall Corsa£88/day
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Vauxhall Corsa
Citroen C3£103/day
4
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A/C
Citroen C3

Top hire agencies in Lagos, Nigeria

Explore the leading car hire agencies in Lagos, Nigeria known for their outstanding service and extensive range of vehicles to choose from. There are currently 4 car hire companies in Lagos, Nigeria. Reviews were last updated on 20 February 2024.
Hire a car with one of the top providers serving the Lagos, Nigeria area such as Avis, Europcar and Sixt. Make sure to read reviews, pricing info, location, and other important details before choosing a car hire agency.

Avis

2 locations

Europcar

1 location

Sixt

4 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

6.0

Comfort

4.0

Overall

4.0

Pick-up/drop-off

2.0

Value

6.0

Hertz

1 review3 locations

Best Lagos, Nigeria car hire deals found

Browse through a selection of recently found affordable car hire deals in Lagos, Nigeria. Plan your trip with ease and find the perfect hire option for your needs. There are currently 4 hire car agencies in Lagos, Nigeria with an average daily rate of £149. Data was last updated on 20 February 2024.
The best offers we've found on car hires in the Lagos, Nigeria area. Deals are updated frequently so be sure to check back soon for more options.
Volvo V40£75/day
5
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A/C
Volvo V40
Toyota Aygo£88/day
2
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A/C
Toyota Aygo
Citroen C3£103/day
4
M
A/C
Citroen C3

Car hire FAQs

Find answers to frequently asked questions about car hires in Lagos, Nigeria, including policies, requirements, and more. FAQs were last updated on 20 February 2024.

What are the requirements to hire a car in Lagos?

Visitors must have an international driving permit (IDP) to take advantage of car hire in Lagos. You should also have a valid UK driving licence and should apply for your IDP in advance of your trip. When driving hire cars in Lagos, you should also keep your IDP and driving licence in the car with you, in case you are stopped. Most companies offering Lagos car hire will loan vehicles to drivers who are over 21; however, some car hire locations in Lagos may have additional restrictions on luxury car hire, large vehicles and passenger van hire.

What are the rules for driving in Lagos?

When you choose car hire in Lagos, you will drive on the left-hand side of the road. However, unlike the UK, speed limit signs in Lagos display limits in kilometres per hour rather than miles per hour. Speed limits in Lagos usually range from 50kph (31 mph) in built-up areas or on single carriage highways to 100kph (62 mph) on motorways. Drivers and passengers using Lagos car hire must also obey seatbelt laws or risk being fined. Children younger than age seven must also have the correct car seat while you are on the road. Nigeria sets a legal limit of 0.05 g/100 mL blood alcohol concentration. It is a good idea to get up to date on driving laws before you travel, as being hit with a traffic fine can ruin your plans for cheap car hire in Lagos.

What type of car is recommended for driving in Lagos?

Travellers looking for cheap car hire in Lagos will find plenty of options available to them. Traffic congestion in Lagos city centre can be intense and you may want to choose a compact car, so you can squeeze into small parking spaces or merge in easily with other vehicles. An economy car hire for city driving can also be a good option to help you save on fuel. An economy vehicle can be great if you want to drive farther out, along the Lagos coast or explore more rural areas. Although roads outside of the city are generally quite well maintained, an SUV might be a good choice if you want a bit more storage space and a sturdy vehicle for longer drives.

Where are the best places to park in Lagos?

Looking for places to park a hire car in Lagos? You will find plenty of places in the city centre and in the Lekki area. Car parks in Lagos range from outdoor to multi-story to undercover. There is also some free parking in Lagos, but you can expect free car parks to be extremely busy, especially during peak times of day. Despite the parking options available, if you plan to explore the city centre, it may be better to park slightly farther out. Car parks on the outskirts of the city tend to be quieter and it may be easier to find a park, rather than wait for spaces in heavy traffic.

What is the cheapest hire car found in Lagos, Nigeria?

In the past two weeks, Cheapflights users have found many deals under £113/day when booking a car hire in Lagos, Nigeria. The absolute best deal a user found was for £77/day from Avis, booked on Feb. 18.

How much does it cost to hire a car in Lagos, Nigeria for a week from Avis?

Avis is one of the top picks in Lagos, Nigeria. They can have you in a hire car for about £816 per week on average.

How far in advance should I hire a car in Lagos, Nigeria for the best price?

Booking your car hire early can save you up to 76%. Aim to book your car hire at least 85 days in advance to take advantage of a below average price in Lagos, Nigeria.

Can I rent a car for a month in Lagos, Nigeria?

Yes, you can hire a car for a month in Lagos, Nigeria check Cheapflights for the latest prices and car type availability.

How much does it cost to rent a car in Lagos, Nigeria for a month?

Typically, a monthly car hire in Lagos, Nigeria can be found for £3,498. You can find car hire deals to be on average £117 a day.

How much is a car hire in Lagos, Nigeria for a weekend?

The average price for a weekend car hire in Lagos, Nigeria is £316. Hiring a Economy is your cheapest option if you’re looking to save money on your weekend car hire in Lagos, Nigeria. For the month of March, Cheapflights users have found hire cars in Lagos, Nigeria for as low as £119/day.

What car do most people hire in Lagos, Nigeria?

The most popular car chosen by those travelling to Lagos, Nigeria is Standard (Toyota Corolla) based on our Cheapflights data.

Small car hires in Lagos, Nigeria

Find small car hire deals in Lagos, Nigeria from well-known providers in the area and save on gas mileage with the options provided below. small car hires in Lagos, Nigeria cost an average of £93 per day. Price data was last updated on 20 February 2024.
Kia Picanto£93/day
2
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A/C
Kia Picanto
Hyundai i10£93/day
2
M
A/C
Hyundai i10
Hyundai i10£93/day
2
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A/C
Hyundai i10

Luxury car hires in Lagos, Nigeria

Find luxury car hire deals in Lagos, Nigeria from well-known providers in the area and save on gas mileage with the options provided below. luxury car hires in Lagos, Nigeria cost an average of £307 per day. Price data was last updated on 20 February 2024.
Some of the most suitable options we've found on luxury car hires within Lagos, Nigeria. Double check the dates, pricing, and other key information of your reservation to make sure they're correct before proceeding.
Mercedes-Benz E-Class£233/day
5
M
A/C
Mercedes-Benz E-Class
Audi A6£250/day
5
4
M
A/C
Audi A6
Mercedes-Benz E-Class£250/day
5
M
A/C
Mercedes-Benz E-Class

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