Nairobi

Cheap Car Rentals in Nairobi

Nairobi, Kenya
14 Dec — 21 Dec
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Nairobi, Kenya
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Nairobi car hires in 2022

Most popular companyHERTZ
Price of petrol per litre₹ 119
Average price per day₹ 84
Cheapest price per day₹ 52

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

January

₹ 6,502

February

₹ 5,514

March

₹ 5,843

April

₹ 5,843

May

₹ 5,514

June

₹ 5,514

July

₹ 6,008

August

₹ 5,925

September

₹ 5,514

October

₹ 5,761

November

₹ 5,925

December

₹ 7,078

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

Compare available car types for hire in Nairobi

Small cars

₹ 486 - ₹ 7,306

All Car Types

₹ 4,706 - ₹ 12,922

To hire a Small car in Nairobi, Kenya, you would pay an average price of ₹ 4,349/day. April is the cheapest month to hire a Small car in Nairobi, Kenya (~₹ 486/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is January (~₹ 7,306/day). In fact, April is about 89% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Small hire for Nairobi. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Nairobi, hiring a Small car saves you 40% 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.

To hire a Medium car in Nairobi, Kenya, you would pay an average price of ₹ 5,822/day. February is the cheapest month to hire a Medium car in Nairobi, Kenya (~₹ 4,773/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is June (~₹ 12,900/day). In fact, February is about 19% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Medium hire for Nairobi. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Nairobi, hiring a Medium car saves you 19% 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.

To hire a Large car in Nairobi, Kenya, you would pay an average price of ₹ 7,529/day. August is the cheapest month to hire a Large car in Nairobi, Kenya (~₹ 6,902/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is November (~₹ 22,716/day). In fact, August is about 9% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Large hire for Nairobi. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Nairobi, hiring a Large car is 5% 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 car in Nairobi, Kenya, you would pay an average price of ₹ 8,476/day. May is the cheapest month to hire a SUV car in Nairobi, Kenya (~₹ 7,029/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is November (~₹ 27,183/day). In fact, May is about 18% 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 car is 16% 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.

Top rental agencies in Nairobi

All major car rental suppliers in Nairobi

Hertz

6.6
Okay
7 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

6.4

Comfort

6.6

Overall

6.6

Pick-up/drop-off

7.1

Value

6.0

Ace

3 locations

Autounion Car Rental

3 locations

Avis

1 review3 locations

Budget

2 locations

Europcar

2 locations

Sixt

2 locations

Sunnycars

2 locations

Car Rental FAQs

What is the cheapest hire car found in Nairobi?

In the past two weeks, Cheapflights users have found many deals under ₹ 6,914/day when booking a car hire in Nairobi. The absolute best deal a user found was for ₹ 4,270/day from Unicorn Rent A Car, booked on Dec. 4.

What are gas prices like in Nairobi?

The average price of petrol in Nairobi is ₹ 119/litre over the past month, costing you anywhere between ₹ 5,333 and ₹ 7,704 to fill up a car’s fuel tank.

How much does it cost to hire a car in Nairobi for a week from Hertz?

Hertz is one of the top picks in Nairobi. They can have you in a hire car for about ₹ 43,746 per week on average.

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

Booking your car hire early can save you up to 16%. Aim to book your car hire at least 18 days in advance to take advantage of a below average price in Nairobi.

Can I rent a car for a month in Nairobi?

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

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

You can potentially save up to 45% on a month-long rental by booking with Unicorn Rent A Car. Unicorn Rent A Car is the cheapest rental company available within the next few months. Renting a car in Nairobi can cost you on average ₹ 187,482 a month or ₹ 6,249 a day. For extended stays in a location, this option will usually save you the most.

What car do most people hire in Nairobi?

The majority of Cheapflights travellers prefer to hire a Compact (Class Compact SUV) in Nairobi, making it the most popular option.

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