Frequently Asked Questions
- What kind of car rental should I get in Rwanda?
This really depends on your style of vacation and size of your travel party. If staying within a strict budget is your priority, browse our range of economy car rentals. If you’ll be transporting the whole family along with your skiing or camping kit, you can still get a cheap car with lots of space; take a look at our vans and SUVs.
- How old do I have to be to rent a car in Rwanda
If you’re 20 years old or over, you are able to rent a car in Rwanda, provided that you’ve held a license for a year and bigger cars may be have a higher minimum age.
- Can I book with unlimited mileage?
our rental company offers unlimited miles as part of our packages, and you can plan your itinerary so that you don’t rack up the miles and get charged extra.
- Can I use a debit card for a hire car?
No, only credit cards are acceptable forms of payment. But cash is the most preferred mode of payment upon arrival, And there are ATMs at the Kigali International Airport and around the City of Kigali.
- Is it possible to hire a car one-way in Rwanda?
Yes, While one-way car rentals are often forbidden internationally, It is available for an additional fee with us. Check with the company when booking your car hire if you can pick up and drop off your vehicle at different rental locations.
- Traffic tips to keep you safe
Many of the road signs in Rwanda will be in English, since it’s a bilingual country. Rwanda is a mountainous country so you may be driving for long periods of time. Take regular pit stops to rest and drink some water. Since gas stations can be few and far between on isolated roads, always ensure you have enough fuel for your planned journeys.
Note: Respect the speed limit signs and there will be traffic officers everywhere along your journey. You can not violate the speed signs since there are hidden cameras that will detect your over-speeding and fine & bill us automatically, be prepared to pay for the bill.
No matter where your journey takes you, one thing is for certain. Reserving your Rwanda car rental is the most convenient way to get around and the most affordable selection of vehicles can be found here on Rent a car in Rwanda.