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Rwanda Car hire, 4X4 Car rental and Self Drive in Kigali

Having been tried and tested as the best car rental agency in Rwanda from our client reviews, We strive to offer the best car hire services in Rwanda and East Africa at large, We have not only got the best well-maintained cars for hire, but we have also kept our prices low and we guarantee value for money. If you are planning to rent a car in Rwanda do not hesitate.

Kigali Car Rentals has been in existence for over 16 years, and we have grown to know what a client is looking for when he decides to hire a car.  We know for sure that most of the clients prefer the Self drive car hire option, and we are happy to rent you any of our vehicles depending on the purpose for renting, be it Tourism, weddings, work and much more.
We are a  Self Drive Car rental/ car hire agency based in Kigali, Rwanda providing affordable exotic, luxury, and standard Rwanda car rental services. For those in need of 4×4 car hire in Rwanda to your preferred destination or need a Car rental guided by a professional driver guide to take you around Rwanda, Contact us today. We boasted our fleet to the latest  Car rental fleet ranging from small Saloon Cars to 4×4 cars for luxury Self Drive in Rwanda. We have a reputation for providing quality and efficient car hire services. We are a renowned car hire agency offering the most affordable services with perfectly maintained cars and in good condition.

Rwanda Car hire
Rwanda car rental

4×4 Self Drive Car Hire Kigali

With Kigali Car Rentals you can hire cheap 4X4 Self Drive car in Rwanda to take you around Rwanda, Uganda and Tanzania. Our  services extends to neighboring countries like Uganda, Kenya and Tanzania. Plan your next Rwanda car rental with us and lock in your discount. With a Rwanda car rental from us, you will be assured of getting the best Car rental service in Rwanda with our 24-hour assistance at no extra cost. Just Click here, make booking and we will be touch with you in short time.

Rwanda car hire

Safari car rental Rwanda

Kigali car rentals offers the best safari car rental around Rwanda. We have a fleet of  4×4 extended land cruisers, 4×4 land cruiser Prado, Super customs,and Rav 4’s to ease your journey to any national park within Rwanda and neighbouring Tanzania, DRC and Uganda, When looking to go for a Safari in any destination around Rwanda, we have got you covered with friendly English Speaking guides that will help ease the hassle of getting around and making sure you are happy throughout  your  holiday .

Kigali airport transfers

Rwanda airport car rental

Getting to your destination after Landing in Kigali just got easy, thanks to the Kigali airport transfer and pickup services provided by Kigali car rentals. Since we understand the dynamics, we are always willing and flexible to adjust in cases of flight delays, and other conditions. Our Airport transfer service is Free for those who book with us, even if the car rental is days after your arrival all around Rwanda for a tour or vocation. We  pick up travelers to and from all Hotels across Rwanda.

our 4x4 Rwanda Car hire and car rental Fleet

25 Seater Mini-Bus – 200$

This is a multi passenger van with balanced combination of economy, luxury and performance.

Rwanda car rental

Land Cruiser for hire – 110$

Kigali car Rental offers the Toyota Land Cruiser Car for Self Drive car hire/rental service

Super Custom for hire – 100$

Rent the 14 seater Rwanda Car hire option and best for group of 14 travelers.

Toyota RAV4 for car hire – 65$

Kigali car rental offers the Toyota Rav4 new model 2010 car for self drive safari experience

Toyota Landcruiser Prado

This bold and beautiful SUV is the perfect travel companion for your next urban or outdoor adventure.

Toyota Land Cruiser (offroad)

The vehicles are ideally built and constructed to suit the East African Road Terrain and off-road driving.

Toyota Corolla Benz

The Corolla NZE has been the best-selling compact car for years making it a natural choice for car hire.

Toyota Double Cabin

Book our four 4×4 Toyota Double Cabs for your family getaway or road-trip with your friends

Self drive Rwanda

Looking for a car rental for self drive in Rwanda? As Kigali Rentals, we got you covered.
Whether you are looking for a Rwanda Car rental for 3 day safari to the Volcanoes National Park or Nyungwe National park, we have the right Car rental for you. Great Car rentals that have been used by our past clients include Toyota RAV4, Toyota Prado, Land cruisers and Custom Safari Vehicles. We have been in the Car hire service in Rwanda for over 10 years and we are growing throughout the East African region. Whether you are looking to a business Car rental trip in Rwanda or a safari in Rwanda national parks, we have a perfect Rwanda Car rental service for you. Our Rwanda car rental fleet includes all the vehicles you need ranging from small saloon car rentals to Car Rental vans carrying over 25 passenger.

Top Destinations for your Rwanda Car Rentals

Nyungwe Forest N.P

Rent a Car to Nyungwe forest in southwestern Rwanda bordering Burundi along the south with Lake Kivu and the Democratic Republic of the Congo to the west…

Volcanoes National Park

Hire a Self drive to Volcanoes National Park, the Rwanda Gorilla Safaris Destination. This 160km² national park protects the Rwandan sector of the Virunga…

Akagera National Park

Self drive to Akagera National Park located in the north east of Rwanda along the border with Tanzania. Just two hours’ drive from Kigali lies Rwanda’s largest…

Why Choose Kigali Car rentals?

Kigali Car rentals offers not only the cheapest car rental rates in Rwanda, but also great customer care and professional Rwanda car hire service from both our reservation team and drivers. For a cheaper car rental, we also offer special coupons and discounts for travelers.

Our experience has enabled us to learn all the shortcomings in the Rwanda car rental service, so we know how to handle and avoid disturbances.Rwanda car hire

  • Flexible Pick-up – Free delivery to Airport or your vacation resident, free delivery for rentals of more than 5 days.
  • Cheap and negotiable prices for all rental cars.
  • Huge fleet of vehicles to choose from.
  • Special offers for long term car rentals
  • Rental cars offered on unlimited mileage
  • Rates cover government taxes & insurance
  • Our Tour Experts – Our friendly and knowledgeable staff will guide you with all touring information to make your visit to Rwanda an unforgettable experience.

Kigali city tour on Self Drive

Kigali Car rentals is the only company in Rwanda that has specialized in Rwanda self drive car rental, so you can do the Kigali city tour, or Rwanda adventure tour to any destinations like Kigali genocide memorial, Gisenyi, Butare, Nyanza and many others.

Hire a 4×4 jeep in Rwanda with unlimited mileage and including Bradt Travel Guide, road map, comprehensive insurance, and 24/7 roadside assistance.

Rwanda car hire with Camping gear

Hire with Quality Camping Gear from Kigali car rentals helps you enjoy an adventurous journey through these beautiful lands of the land of a thousand hills. Stay comfortable throughout the night without having to carry the gear from your home country. Just be prepared for anything of personal camping essentials like flashlights, Swiss knife, bug spray, insect replant and let the rest come with the Rwanda car hire package.

If you had not thought about camping or just ignored it because you thought you had to carry the camping gear, guess what?? We offer Rwanda self drive car hire that comes with free quality camping gear. We can equip your Hilux or Landcruiser with a rooftop tent, or you can hire a dome tent. Both options come with a full set of quality camping gear.


  •   The rental was very good.
    Frank responds very fast. The whole process was very easy and the car was also very good at very low prices. Perfect car rental... read more


      A very nice expiriance. We had a land cruiser for almost 2 weeks. At some point on the way we had a flat tyre and we had hardly managed to... read more


      Fast & reliable, the cars were in good condition all the times I ve rented from them ( 3-4 ).
    Highly recommend them, especially the manual gear Prado with the... read more

  •   These guys really shine with quick replies (WhatsApp in this case), good information and flexibility. The car was as expected and clean, delivered and picked up to/from places of my... read more


      We have rented a 4x4 Toyota Prado in last minute for two weeks. During covid-19, this was of course facilitated and easy to manage.
    Though the delivery was 45mins late,... read more


      The service is really good. Cars are very good. Comfortable, at a very good price to meet anyone's pocket. Can't wait to Rent one of your cars again.

    chripine c
  •   Good experience. They brought the car and picked it up where we were.
    The only bad surprise was the fact that a rental day start in the morning and ends... read more


      We took the car to Akagera National Park. I can’t highlight enough how reliable the vehicle was. Despite all the dirt roads it was able to withstand the long drive.... read more


      Hello guys,

    I want to recommand Kigali car rentals, and especially Frank.

    In 'corona time', things are a bit chaotic...
    The itinerary changes, but frank managed it all... read more

  •   We went with Kigali Car Rental because of the 5 star reviews on Tripadvisor and were not disappointed. We used the SUV to explore Rwanda. We travelled to Akagera National... read more


      Kigali Car Rentals is affordable, and dependable. I rented their 4X4 Prado, and traveled with it around the country, and didn’t have any problem. The Kigali Car Rentals staff were... read more

    Nyenemo S

      Experiencing Rwanda by car added so much flexibility and freedom to our time there. If you are a person who has a sense of adventure, enjoys pulling over along a... read more

    Taylor G
  •   was easy to communicate with Frank. car was is very good condition. it is easy to drive yoursefl in Rwanda. fair pices


      We have rent a Rav4 in order to drive around Rwanda (basically all the National Parks). We were very happy with the car. We did not have any problem with... read more


      Took a trip into Rwanda, so that our company may hold the 1st Standard Duathlon Event in Rwanda (Nyagatare) - Kigali Car Rentals helped us out! Communication was great, the... read more

  •   We organised a driver and car through Frank at Kigali cars. Communication beforehand was excellent and the car arrived on time at the right location. Our driver, Emmanuel, was very... read more


      This is definitely one of the most impressive experience in Rwanda of mine. I searched about more than 20 companies online and found this agency was the cheapest option for... read more


      Great car and service, super easy and reliable communication with frank via WhatsApp. Driver was on time and the whole rental was safe and sound. Will rent again with frank... read more

    Alexander A
  •   Frank delivered on all on his promises, We wanted a Rav 4 and we got a black, very well maintained Rav 4, That was actually newer than i was expecting... read more


      Rented a car here to go to Akagera. It was a Prado in perfect condition. Delivery and return was taken perfect care of.


      Would totally recommend, Frank gives excellent service and always responds quickly on whatsapp or by call. He also provided us some camping equipment at a good price. The car was... read more

  •   We rented a Toyota Rav4 for 2 weeks. The overall experience was okay but we had some disappointments: we found a lot of cockroaches in the car, which was very... read more


      Had a very good experience using Kigali Car Rentals. Frank was very helpful and facilitated that a vehicle was dropped off at our place of accommodation the night before so... read more


      We rented a Rav4 for a week from Frank. Great service, speedy response to emails and generally very positive experience. They dropped off and picked up the car from our... read more

  •   We just hired a Toyota RAV4 with Frank for one week. Everything worked out very fine! It started with an immediate response after my first mail and lasted until the... read more


      We rented a car for three days from Frank to go to Akagera. It was delivered to our hotel then picked up from the hotel we returned to, all very... read more

    Jo P

      Frank and his team were communicative, helpful and straightforward to work with. They came far out of town for a prompt dropoff of the vehicle where we were staying. We... read more

  •   I forgot how we came across Frank and the team, but we’re glad we did. Like many others, we rented a RAV 4 for a self-drive tour of Rwanda’s national... read more



Black Friday car rental deals

Kigali car rentals is offering upto 30% off on car rentals this Friday . Rent a Car Rwanda quick, fast, and safe, choose from our reliable car rental fleet. Kigali car rentals now offers big discounts on those looking to Self-drive in Rwanda. Choose any destingation of your choice within Rwanda and we will offer…

Safari Car Rentals

At Kigali Car Rentals, we always guarantee our clients safe and comfortable cars for hire to and from all destinations in Rwanda and East Africa. Kigali car rentals boast of a fleet of over 40 safari vehicles all in a new model which guarantee you safe travel despite African terrain and bad roads. Before every car…

Planning on hitting the road for a self drive?

Just in case you are planning on hitting the road for a self-drive or guided road trip around Rwanda

Staying awake while on a self drive

Staying awake while driving…Staying awake while on a self drive may seem to be usual but actually keeping our minds alert is difficult at times. Some individuals think they can keep sober even when they feel the tug of sleepiness on their brains

Staying awake while on a self-drive

Staying awake while on a self drive may seem to be usual but actually keeping our minds alert is difficult at times. Some individuals think they can keep sober even when they feel the tug of sleepiness on their brains and bodies

Tourists return to Rwanda- The lockdown, travel and Rwanda

ince the lockdown as a result of Covid 19. This did not limit Rwanda’s potential as a tourist destination but the country’s stoic, dignified people are determined to move on.