Kenya

Cheap Car Hire in Kenya from ₹ 3,257

Nairobi, Kenya
21 Feb — 28 Feb
Driver's age: 26-65
Nairobi, Kenya
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Kenya car rentals in 2024

Get helpful information to start your search for the perfect car rental in Kenya. The average price data is based on the last 12 months and was last updated on 14 February 2024.

Most popular company

Hertz

Most common car type

Mini

Average price per day

₹ 7,618

Cheapest price per day

₹ 3,257

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

Discover the most affordable period to rent a car in 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 14 February 2024.

January

₹ 5,148

February

₹ 5,813

March

₹ 5,813

April

₹ 4,816

May

₹ 4,484

June

₹ 5,979

July

₹ 6,062

August

₹ 5,979

September

₹ 5,231

October

₹ 5,896

November

₹ 5,148

December

₹ 5,979

Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in Kenya is May. The most expensive time to rent a car is July. 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 Kenya

Explore the most popular car models available for rent in Kenya and choose the one that suits your needs. The price data is sourced from various car rental companies and was last updated on 14 February 2024.

In Kenya, there are 56 active hire locations from 13 car hire companies. small car is the cheapest car type to hire in Kenya in the past week - currently priced from ₹ 3,257/day. View deals for 4 car types available to hire in this destination:

Economy

Economy

₹ 3,257+

Compact

Compact

₹ 3,425+

Intermediate

Intermediate

₹ 3,563+

Standard

Standard

₹ 3,664+

Full-size

Full-size

₹ 3,229+

SUV

SUV

₹ 6,310+

Minivan

Minivan

₹ 6,962+

Full-size SUV

Full-size SUV

₹ 26,998+

Compare available car types for rental in Kenya

Compare and contrast the various car types offered for rental in 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 14 February 2024.

Small cars

₹ 3,078 - ₹ 7,105

All Car Types

₹ 8,514 - ₹ 19,212

To hire a small car in Kenya, you would pay an average price of ₹ 5,374/day. April is the cheapest month to hire a small car in Kenya (~₹ 3,078/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is October (~₹ 7,105/day). In fact, April is about 43% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a small car hire for Kenya. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Kenya, hiring a small car saves you 55% 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 Kenya small car hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a medium car in Kenya, you would pay an average price of ₹ 8,348/day. May is the cheapest month to hire a medium car in Kenya (~₹ 5,476/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is June (~₹ 12,590/day). In fact, May is about 35% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a medium car hire for Kenya. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Kenya, hiring a medium car saves you 29% 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 Kenya medium car hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a large car in Kenya, you would pay an average price of ₹ 18,012/day. August is the cheapest month to hire a large car in Kenya (~₹ 13,305/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is November (~₹ 23,924/day). In fact, August is about 27% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a large car hire for Kenya. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Kenya, hiring a large car is 36% 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 Kenya, you would pay an average price of ₹ 16,825/day. August is the cheapest month to hire a SUV in Kenya (~₹ 9,105/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is March (~₹ 39,742/day). In fact, August is about 46% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a SUV hire for Kenya. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Kenya, hiring a SUV is 31% 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 Kenya SUV hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a van in Kenya, you would pay an average price of ₹ 7,459/day. December is the cheapest month to hire a van in Kenya (~₹ 7,997/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is September (~₹ 14,156/day). In fact, December is about 7% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a van hire for Kenya. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Kenya, hiring a van saves you 37% 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.

Hyundai i10₹ 3,257/day
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Hyundai i10
Hyundai i20₹ 3,425/day
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Hyundai i20

Top rental agencies in Kenya

Explore the leading car rental agencies in Kenya known for their outstanding service and extensive range of vehicles to choose from. There are currently 8 car rental companies in Kenya. Reviews were last updated on 14 February 2024.

Autounion Car Rental

10 locations

Unicorn Rent A Car

6 locations

GREEN MOTION

5 locations

Sunnycars

5 locations

Ace

4 locations

Avis

4 locations

Budget

4 locations

Hertz

4 locations

Best Kenya car rental deals found

Browse through a selection of recently found affordable car rental deals in Kenya. Plan your trip with ease and find the perfect rental option for your needs. There are currently 8 rental car agencies in Kenya with an average daily rate of ₹ 8,788. Data was last updated on 14 February 2024.
Hyundai i10₹ 3,257/day
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A/C
Hyundai i10
Hyundai i20₹ 3,425/day
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A/C
Hyundai i20
Honda Amaze₹ 3,563/day
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Honda Amaze

Car rental FAQs

Find answers to frequently asked questions about car rentals in Kenya, including policies, requirements, and more. FAQs were last updated on 14 February 2024.

What is the most popular car hire provider in Kenya?

With an average price of ₹ 7,565/day, Hertz is the most popular car hire provider in Kenya, booking 69% more hire cars than any other provider.

What is the cheapest city to get a rental car in Kenya?

When visiting Kenya, it is typically cheapest to rent your car in Nairobi where rental cars typically will cost around ₹ 7,864/day (0% less than the country average). The absolute cheapest rental car price in Kenya was found in Nairobi for just ₹ 4,724/day.

What side of the road do you drive on in Kenya?

Cars in Kenya are to be driven on the left side of the road.

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