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Nairobi, Kenya Car Rentals in 2023

Most popular companyHERTZ
Price of gas per gallon$5.38
Average price per day$82
Cheapest price per day$47

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

January

$72

February

$67

March

$71

April

$71

May

$67

June

$67

July

$73

August

$72

September

$67

October

$70

November

$72

December

$82

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

Popular Car Types in Nairobi, Kenya

Large is the cheapest car type you can rent in Nairobi, Kenya this past week from 26 rental locations out of 13 rental agencies. Prices for a Nairobi, Kenya Large rental start from $50/day. Check out available deals for 6 car types currently offered at listed car rental agencies here:

Compare available car types for rental in Nairobi, Kenya

Small Cars

$48 - $69

All Car Types

$116 - $174

To rent a Small car in Nairobi, Kenya, you would pay an average price of $59/day. May is the cheapest month to rent a Small car in Nairobi, Kenya (~$48/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is November (~$69/day). In fact, May is about 20% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Small rental for Nairobi. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Nairobi, renting a Small car saves you 62% 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 rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Medium car in Nairobi, Kenya, you would pay an average price of $97/day. May is the cheapest month to rent a Medium car in Nairobi, Kenya (~$73/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is October (~$114/day). In fact, May is about 26% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Medium rental for Nairobi. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Nairobi, renting a Medium car 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. Here are the best Nairobi Medium rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Large car in Nairobi, Kenya, you would pay an average price of $202/day. May is the cheapest month to rent a Large car in Nairobi, Kenya (~$164/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is February (~$235/day). In fact, May is about 19% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Large rental for Nairobi. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Nairobi, renting a Large car is 24% 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 rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a SUV car in Nairobi, Kenya, you would pay an average price of $162/day. May is the cheapest month to rent a SUV car in Nairobi, Kenya (~$133/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is February (~$197/day). In fact, May is about 19% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a SUV rental for Nairobi. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Nairobi, renting a SUV car is 6% 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 rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Van car in Nairobi, Kenya, you would pay an average price of $165/day. May is the cheapest month to rent a Van car in Nairobi, Kenya (~$89/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is February (~$296/day). In fact, May is about 47% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Van rental for Nairobi. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Nairobi, renting a Van car is 8% 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 Van rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Luxury car in Nairobi, Kenya, you would pay an average price of $247/day. February is the cheapest month to rent a Luxury car in Nairobi, Kenya (~$166/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is January (~$318/day). In fact, February is about 34% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Luxury rental for Nairobi. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Nairobi, renting a Luxury car is 38% 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 rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

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Nissan Sentra$53/day
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Top rental agencies in Nairobi, Kenya

All major car rental suppliers in Nairobi, Kenya

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

Autounion Car Rental

4 locations

Ace

3 locations

Avis

1 review3 locations

Budget

2 locations

Europcar

2 locations

Sixt

2 locations

Sunnycars

2 locations

Best Nairobi, Kenya Car Rental Deals Found

Check out some of the best deals for car rentals in Nairobi, Kenya recently found.

Car Rental FAQs

What is the cheapest rental car found in Nairobi, Kenya?

In the past two weeks, Cheapflights users have found many deals under $82/day when booking a rental car in Nairobi, Kenya. The best deal a user found was for $47/day from GREEN MOTION , booked on Jan. 29.

What are gas prices like in Nairobi, Kenya?

The average gas price in Nairobi, Kenya is $5.38/gallon over the past month, costing you anywhere between $64 and $92 to fill up a car’s gas tank.

How much does it cost to rent a car in Nairobi, Kenya for a week from Hertz?

Hertz offers rental cars in Nairobi, Kenya for about $690 per week on average.

How far in advance should I rent a car in Nairobi, Kenya for the best price?

Renting your favorite car model can become more difficult the closer you are to your desired travel date. It’s ideal to book early to have that peace of mind. An early booking can save you up to 13% in Nairobi, Kenya - we recommend booking at least 16days in advance.

Can I rent a car for a month in Nairobi, Kenya?

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

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

We’ve recently found that GREEN MOTION offers you prices that are 61% cheaper than the average rate available for a long-term rental. The average cost of a car rental in Nairobi, Kenya for a month is $2,958. Check Cheapflights to compare pricing and options for your rental car.

How much is a car rental in Nairobi, Kenya for a weekend?

The average price for a weekend car rental in Nairobi, Kenya is $101. Renting a Mini is your cheapest option if you’ve looking to save money on your weekend car rental in Nairobi, Kenya. For the month of March, Cheapflights users have found rental cars in Nairobi, Kenya for as low as $127/day.

What car do most people rent in Nairobi, Kenya?

The most popular car chosen by those traveling to Nairobi, Kenya is Intermediate (Toyota RAV4) based on our Cheapflights data.

Van Rentals in Nairobi, Kenya

Some people need a little more room to get around comfortably on vacation. Find deals like the ones below for Nairobi, Kenya van rentals.

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