Cheap Car Hire in Mombasa

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Mombasa Car Hire in 2022

Most popular companyGREENMOTION
Price of gas per litre£0.97
Average price per day£53
Cheapest price per day£35

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Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in Mombasa is February. The most expensive time to rent a car is November. 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.

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Car Hire FAQs

What are the requirements to hire a car in Mombasa?

The only legal requirement for car hire in Mombasa is your valid UK driving licence. This will allow you to drive in Kenya for up to three months at a time. If you’re staying longer, you’ll need an International Driving Permit. You will also need to be between the ages of 23 and 60; although, some companies may require you to be 25 to get passenger van hire or luxury car hire in Mombasa. In all cases, you’ll have to have held your licence for at least two years to qualify for Mombasa car hire.

What are the rules for driving in Mombasa?

You’ll drive on the same side of the road as in the UK with car hire in Mombasa – on the left. All passengers must wear seatbelts, and you must also carry the insurance documents for the car with you. The blood alcohol limit is 0.08mg/100ml. The speed limit in any town or city in Kenya is 50 km/h (about 30 mph) and 110 km/h (about 68 mph) outside of them. Although it’s not mandatory, it’s always a good idea to get child seats for kids when you hire cars in Mombasa. You can book them as an extra and collect with your vehicle at most of the car hire locations in Mombasa.

What type of car is recommended for driving in Mombasa?

When considering which type of car hire in Mombasa to choose, there are a couple of factors to take into account. The inner city is densely populated, and the road surface quality can vary from district to district. Your best bet for Mombasa car hire is something like an SUV, which will have the suspension and ride height to deal with subpar roads and also won’t be unwieldy in traffic. If you’re travelling between towns in the hinterland, perhaps in a group or as a family, an MPV will be a good choice. For economy car hire, you can get something like a compact city car, which also has the benefit of being a good option for cheap car hire in Mombasa.

Where are the best places to park in Mombasa?

If you hire cars in Mombasa, the car parks in the centre of the city charge about KSh200 (about £1.30) a day. The city has an e-parking system whereby you pay for your parking by dialing a USSD code. Unfortunately, you won’t be able to find any free parking in the downtown area, and it’s quite a walk from outlying suburbs. However, at such a reasonable fee, even paid parking reduces your overall costs and contributes towards cheap car hire in Mombasa.

What is the cheapest hire car found in Mombasa?

In the past two weeks, Cheapflights users have found many deals under £42/day when booking a car hire in Mombasa. The absolute best deal a user found was for £28/day from Hertz, booked on Jul. 28.

What car rental company is typically the cheapest in Mombasa?

According to our data, users have found the cheapest deals when booking a car hire in Mombasa from the following companies over the past two weeks: Ace (£31/day), Unicorn Rent A Car (£34/day), and Europcar (£75/day).

What are gas prices like in Mombasa?

The average price of petrol in Mombasa is £0.97/litre over the past month, costing you anywhere between £43 and £63 to fill up a car’s fuel tank.

How much does it cost to hire a car in Mombasa for a week from GREEN MOTION ?

Hiring a car in Mombasa for a week can be a great option for travel. GREEN MOTION , the most popular car hire company for this area, offers hire cars for around £247/week on average.

How far in advance should I hire a car in Mombasa for the best price?

Booking early can save you upwards of 33% on your car hire. Booking your vehicle at least 25 days in advance can you get you a great below-average price in Mombasa.

Can I rent a car for a month in Mombasa?

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

How much does it cost to rent a car in Mombasa for a month?

Generally, a month-long car rental in Mombasa can be found for about £1,058, with the average price for a rental being around £35 a day. Book with Hertz, to take advantage of their cheap prices and pay 39% less compared to the average price of car rentals in Mombasa.

How much is a car hire in Mombasa for a weekend?

Car hire prices in Mombasa are typically £0 for the weekend. On Cheapflights, you’ll be able to find great car hire deals on any type of vehicle. However, consider hiring a Economy to save money on your trip to £0. Our users have found prices for Economy car hire in June to be on average £202 per day.

What car do most people hire in Mombasa?

The most popular car to hire while in Mombasa is the Toyota Yaris, which is a Economy vehicle.