Cheap Car Rentals in Zanzibar

Zanzibar, Tanzania
25 Apr — 2 May
Driver's age: 26-65
Zanzibar, Tanzania
Thu 25/4
Thu 2/5

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

Discover the most affordable period to rent a car in Zanzibar 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 April 2024.


₹ 2,843


₹ 2,843


₹ 2,676


₹ 2,759


₹ 2,759


₹ 2,927


₹ 3,094


₹ 2,927


₹ 2,843


₹ 2,843


₹ 2,759


₹ 2,927

Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in Zanzibar is March. 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.

Compare available car types for rental in Zanzibar

Compare and contrast the various car types offered for rental in Zanzibar 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 April 2024.

Small cars

₹ 2,656 - ₹ 3,939

All Car Types

₹ 2,656 - ₹ 4,484

To hire a small car in Zanzibar, Tanzania, you would pay an average price of ₹ 1,566/day. October is the cheapest month to hire a small car in Zanzibar, Tanzania (~₹ 2,656/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is May (~₹ 3,939/day). In fact, October is about 69% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a small car hire for Zanzibar. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Zanzibar, hiring a small 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.

Top rental agencies in Zanzibar

Explore the leading car rental agencies in Zanzibar known for their outstanding service and extensive range of vehicles to choose from. There are currently 8 car rental companies in Zanzibar. Reviews were last updated on 18 April 2024.
Rent a vehicle with one of these top rental car agencies serving Zanzibar, such as NU Car, Hertz and Europcar. Make sure to read reviews, pricing info, location, and other important details before choosing a rental car agency.

NU Car

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2 locations


1 location

Karibu Kwetu Zanzibar

4 locations


4 locations

Alma Car Hire

3 locations

Autounion Car Rental

3 locations


3 locations

Car rental FAQs

Find answers to frequently asked questions about car rentals in Zanzibar, including policies, requirements, and more. FAQs were last updated on 18 April 2024.
  • What are petrol prices like in Zanzibar?

    The average price of petrol in Zanzibar is ₹ 105/litre over the past month, costing you anywhere between ₹ 4,742 and ₹ 6,850 to fill up a car’s fuel tank.

  • How much does it cost to hire a car in Zanzibar for a week from Autounion Car Rental?

    Autounion Car Rental offers hire cars in Zanzibar for about ₹ 16,609 per week on average.

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

    Booking early almost always ensures you have more options of car models to choose from, as well as prices reduced by up to 15% to make it a great deal in Zanzibar. Try to book at least 86 days prior to when you need the car hire to close on a rate below the average.

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

    Yes, renting a vehicle in Zanzibar for a month is certainly possible.

  • What car do most people hire in Zanzibar?

    The most popular car to hire while in Zanzibar is the Toyota RAV4, which is a Economy vehicle.

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