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Cheap Car Hire in Nairobi, Kenya from £29

This price is the cheapest per day rate found by a Cheapflights user in the last 72 hours by searching for a car hire in Nairobi with a pick-up date of 1/9 and drop-off date of 15/9. Fares are subject to change and may not be available at all agencies or on all dates of hire. Click the price to replicate the search for this deal.
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Nairobi, Kenya car hires in 2024

Get helpful information to start your search for the perfect car hire in Nairobi, Kenya. The average price data is based on the last 12 months and was last updated on 18 July 2024.

Most popular company

GREENMOTION

Price of gas per litre

£1.13

Average price per day

£51

Cheapest price per day

£29

What is the cheapest time to rent a car in Nairobi?

Discover the most affordable period to rent a car in Nairobi, Kenya 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 18 July 2024.

January

£50

February

£53

March

£53

April

£47

May

£52

June

£47

July

£50

August

£56

September

£48

October

£58

November

£47

December

£55

Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in Nairobi 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 Nairobi, Kenya

Explore the most popular car models available for hire in Nairobi, Kenya and choose the one that suits your needs. The price data is sourced from various car hire companies and was last updated on 18 July 2024.

In Nairobi, there are 29 active hire locations from 14 car hire companies. small car is the cheapest car type to hire in Nairobi in the past week - currently priced from £29/day. View deals for 6 car types available to hire in this destination:

Economy

Economy

Compact

Compact

Intermediate

Intermediate

Standard

Standard

Full-size

Full-size

SUV

SUV

People carrier

People carrier

Mini

Mini

Compare available car types for hire in Nairobi, Kenya

Compare and contrast the various car types offered for hire in Nairobi, Kenya to find the perfect fit for your trip. Price data is based on averages over the last 12 months and was last updated on 18 July 2024.

Small cars

£37 - £83

All Car Types

£60 - £126

To hire a small car in Nairobi, Kenya, you would pay an average price of £47/day. August is the cheapest month to hire a small car in Nairobi, Kenya (~£37/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is November (~£83/day). In fact, August is about 22% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a small car hire for Nairobi. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Nairobi, 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 Nairobi small car hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a medium car in Nairobi, Kenya, you would pay an average price of £73/day. April is the cheapest month to hire a medium car in Nairobi, Kenya (~£57/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is January (~£89/day). In fact, April is about 23% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a medium car hire for Nairobi. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Nairobi, hiring a medium car saves you 15% 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 Nairobi medium car hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a large car in Nairobi, Kenya, you would pay an average price of £160/day. April is the cheapest month to hire a large car in Nairobi, Kenya (~£119/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is December (~£238/day). In fact, April is about 26% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a large car hire for Nairobi. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Nairobi, hiring a large 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 Nairobi large car hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a SUV in Nairobi, Kenya, you would pay an average price of £106/day. May is the cheapest month to hire a SUV in Nairobi, Kenya (~£82/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is January (~£129/day). In fact, May is about 24% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a SUV hire for Nairobi. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Nairobi, hiring a SUV is 19% 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 Nairobi SUV hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a van in Nairobi, Kenya, you would pay an average price of £86/day. April is the cheapest month to hire a van in Nairobi, Kenya (~£68/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is January (~£156/day). In fact, April is about 21% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a van hire for Nairobi. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Nairobi, hiring a van saves you 2% 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 Nairobi van hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a luxury car in Nairobi, Kenya, you would pay an average price of £223/day. November is the cheapest month to hire a luxury car in Nairobi, Kenya (~£232/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is October (~£305/day). In fact, November is about 3% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a luxury car hire for Nairobi. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Nairobi, hiring a luxury car is 62% 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 Nairobi luxury car hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

Toyota Yaris£29/day
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Toyota Yaris
Hyundai i10£30/day
2
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A/C
Hyundai i10
Vauxhall Astra£36/day
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A/C
Vauxhall Astra

Top hire agencies in Nairobi, Kenya

Explore the leading car hire agencies in Nairobi, Kenya known for their outstanding service and extensive range of vehicles to choose from. There are currently 8 car hire companies in Nairobi, Kenya. Reviews were last updated on 18 July 2024.
Book your reservation with one of the top car hire agencies located in Nairobi, including Sixt, GREEN MOTION and Budget. Read through reviews, double check the pickup location, and other important information before making your selection.

Sixt

2 locations

GREEN MOTION

1 location

Budget

2 locations

Hertz

6.0
Okay
9 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

6.2

Comfort

6.6

Overall

6.0

Pick-up/drop-off

6.0

Value

5.6

Ace

3 locations

Europcar

2 locations

Autounion Car Rental

4 locations

Avis

3 locations

Best Nairobi, Kenya car hire deals found

Browse through a selection of recently found affordable car hire deals in Nairobi, Kenya. Plan your trip with ease and find the perfect hire option for your needs. There are currently 8 hire car agencies in Nairobi, Kenya with an average daily rate of £70. Data was last updated on 18 July 2024.
These are the best deals we've found on car hires in Nairobi. If these deals don't completely appeal to you, check back soon for alternative offers.
Toyota Yaris£29/day
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A/C
Toyota Yaris
Hyundai i10£30/day
2
M
A/C
Hyundai i10
BMW 3 Series£30/day
5
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A/C
BMW 3 Series

Car hire FAQs

Find answers to frequently asked questions about car hires in Nairobi, Kenya, including policies, requirements, and more. FAQs were last updated on 18 July 2024.
  • What is the cheapest hire car found in Nairobi?

    In the past two weeks, Cheapflights users have found many deals under £51/day when booking a car hire in Nairobi. The absolute best deal a user found was for £34/day from GREEN MOTION , booked on Jul. 14.

  • What are petrol prices like in Nairobi?

    The average price of petrol in Nairobi is £1.13/litre over the past month, costing you anywhere between £51 and £73 to fill up a car’s fuel tank.

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

    From GREEN MOTION you can hire a car in Nairobi from about £230 per week on average.

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

    Booking early can save you upwards of 51% on your car hire. Booking your vehicle at least 57 days in advance can you get you a great below-average price in Nairobi.

  • Can I rent a car for a month in Nairobi?

    The length of time you can book a car hire for is subject to the inventory of the supplier. When renting a vehicle from Nairobi it should be possible to hire a car for a whole month if needed.

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

    Our recent data shows that GREEN MOTION can potentially be 26% below the average car hire price in Nairobi. Check prices and availability for GREEN MOTION and save on this extended car hire. The cost of hiring a vehicle in Nairobi is on average £988 a month or £33 a day. Search on Cheapflights for the most updated pricing and availability for your Nairobi car hire.

  • How much is a car hire in Nairobi for a weekend?

    The average price for a weekend car hire in Nairobi is £0. Hiring a Economy is your cheapest option if you’re looking to save money on your weekend car hire in Nairobi. For the month of August, Cheapflights users have found hire cars in Nairobi for as low as £46/day.

  • What car do most people hire in Nairobi?

    Toyota Yaris, which is a Economy vehicle, is the most popular to hire at Nairobi according to Cheapflights users.

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Small car hires in Nairobi, Kenya

Find small car hire deals in Nairobi, Kenya from well-known providers in the area and save on gas mileage with the options provided below. small car hires in Nairobi, Kenya cost an average of £44 per day. Price data was last updated on 18 July 2024.
Fiat 500£30/day
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A/C
Fiat 500
Hyundai i10£30/day
2
M
A/C
Hyundai i10
Fiat Panda£32/day
2
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A/C
Fiat Panda

People carrier hires in Nairobi, Kenya

Find people carrier hire deals in Nairobi, Kenya from well-known providers in the area and save on gas mileage with the options provided below. people carrier hires in Nairobi, Kenya cost an average of £95 per day. Price data was last updated on 18 July 2024.
In terms of people carrier hires in Nairobi, these are some the best options we've found at this time. If you're not finding the people carrier hire that is right for you and your passengers, be sure to check back soon.
Vauxhall Zafira Tourer£58/day
5
M
A/C
Vauxhall Zafira Tourer
Ford Galaxy£58/day
5
M
A/C
Ford Galaxy
Ford Galaxy£60/day
5
M
A/C
Ford Galaxy

Car hires by fuel type in Nairobi, Kenya

Browse car hires by fuel type in Nairobi, Kenya. Deals were last updated on 18 July 2024.

Browse through car hire deals by fuel type in Nairobi, Kenya. There is currently 1 fuel type to choose from.

Petrol/Diesel

Petrol/Diesel

Airport car hires in Nairobi
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