Self drive car hire

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Our self drive car hire range varies by vehicle category, so enter your dates and pick-up location in the booking box above to see the range available.

Opting for self drive car hire in Nairobi is a must if you want to fully explore in and around the city. There’s a lot of things to do and places to see in Nairobi. Renting a car gives you the flexibility to drive to a nearby city or attraction outside of Nairobi city.

Popular Vehicles
Toyota Vitz
Economy class
Toyota Vitz
Starting from KES 3,000
Toyota Rav4
Mid-size SUV
Toyota Rav4
Starting from KES 7,000
Toyota Prado
Luxury SUV
Toyota Prado
Starting from KES 15,000
Toyota Noah
Toyota Noah
Starting from KES 5,500
Toyota Mark X
Compact cars
Toyota Mark X
Starting from KES 6,000

Self drive car rental near you

Our latest range of self drive car hire includes everything from small hatch backs like Toyota Vitz and 4WDs like Toyota Prado to people movers and MPV Toyota Noah. We are confident that our fleet of self drive car hire makes and models will cater to your rent a car requirements whether it be for business people or holidaymakers. Rent a Car from VISMART FOUR WHEELS today.

Self drive car hire

Frequently asked questions

How much to rent a car in Kenya per day?

The average cost of renting a car in Kenya is KES3,000 per day. This depends on the type of vehicle you want. For example if you want rent an economy car like Toyota Vitz or Mazda Demio, you pay KES3,000 a day (24hrs).
We offer  weekly car rental, our rate is KES21,000. We require a minimum of two days for car hire on weekdays and three days for weekends.

Requirements for renting cars in Kenya?

Requirement for renting a car in Kenya simple and easy to abide. You must have a valid driver’s license and be over 23 years old. Most car rental agencies require you to present an international driving permit if you are not a resident of Kenya. When renting a car, you may also need to provide proof of identity, such as a passport or national identity card. You should also have a minimum of 24 months of driving experience for most car rental agencies.

How much does it cost to hire a car and driver?

Renting a chauffeur driven car rental in Kenya is the best option. You should add between Ksh1,000 to Ksh3,500 ($9-$30) on top of the daily car rental price to get a driver. This can vary depending on the vehicle type and the journey length. For example, hiring an SUV with a driver for 4 days would cost around Ksh40,000 ($390).

What are car rental terms and conditions in Kenya?

  1.  The Owner will allow the Hirer to take the motor vehicle, details of which are described in the Rental Agreement for a period of time, as specified in the Agreement.
  2. The vehicle may only be driven during that time by the person named in the Agreement or a supplementary driver, also mentioned in the Agreement and only if they hold a valid driver’s license.
  3. The Hirer shall pay the Owner for the hire of the vehicle, the sum as specified in the Agreement and authorize the Owner to charge all amounts payable to the Hirer’s account or a pre authorized credit card. Read more 

Our Self drive car hire daily and weekly rates

Car model


Daily rates

Weekly rates

Range RoverLuxury SUVKES53,000/DayKES350,000/Week
Landcruiser V8Luxury SUV 7paxKES25,000/DayKES157,500/Week
TX Toyota PradoLuxury SUVKES13,000/DayKES84,000/Week
Toyota HarrierMid-size SUVKES9,000/DayKES56,000/Week
Toyota Rav-4Mid-size SUVKES6,000/DayKES38,500
Nissan XtrailSUVKES9,000/DayKES56,000/Week
Toyota Noah MPVKES6,000/DayKES35,000/Week
Toyota CrownCompact carKES3,500/DayKES21,000/Week
Toyota AxioCompact classKES3,500/DayKES21,000/Wekk
Mazda DemioEconomy classKES2,500/DayKES17,500/Week


Our FleetRange Rover. Toyota Prado. Toyota Harrier. Toyota Noah. Toyota Fielder.
Phone+254 799 913 533

Range Rover

Range Rover self drive car hire in Kenya is here for your trip because they are well maintained. Book Range Rover in Nairobi for your daily and monthly trips. Search our website and select your preferred Range Rover for hire in Nairobi.

TX Prado

Toyota Prado for hire is one of the most preferred luxury SUV for hire in Kenya. Toyota Lancruiser Prado for hire is the most effective and affordable SUV for rough roads in Kenya

Toyota Noah

Toyota Noah self drive car hire in Nairobi is a MPV minivan that carries seven passengers. Book the Toyota Noah for hire at lowest rates. Our Toyota Noah for hire will ensure you arrive on time,

Toyota Vitz

Toyota Vitz self drive car hire in Kenya allows you to arrive to your destination in style with this economy class car rental. Toyota Vitz for hire has a sitting capacity of 4 passengers and 4 luggage

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Minimum age and additional drivers

The minimum age to rent a car in Kenya is 18. Some specialty vehicle types have further age restrictions, you can find out more during the online booking process.

The renter and all drivers must present a valid original driver’s license when picking up their self drive car hire. Drivers with a non-Kenyan driver’s license must produce a valid passport or a valid government-issued ID card at pick up as well.

Your car rental in Kenya will be handed over with a full tank of gas and must be returned full as well. Alternatively, book our prepaid fuel option which allows you to prepay for a full tank of gas a prices comparable to the local pump and return the rental vehicle on low. Vismart Four Wheels is the best car hire services in Nairobi

Recommended add on and extras

Our selection of add-ons let you customize your best car hire services in Nairobi to suit the needs of your trip. We have numerous protection packages and other optional features to help you have an optimal car rental experience. We recommend to include extras while booking online to ensure their availability.

  • Additional drivers
  • GPS
  • Baby, child and booster seats
  • Loss Damage Waiver, Personal Accident Protection, Supplemental Liability Insurance
  • Extended Roadside Protection
  • Driving License

Vismart Four Wheels is Kenya’s best car hire services in Nairobi, we provide self drive car hire for different regions in Kenya including Nairobi, Mombasa, Kisumu, Eldoret, Diani, Masai Mara National Park, Amboseli National Park, Kisumu, Eldoret, Diani, Mombasa, Lake Naivasha, Lake Nakuru, Nanyuki, Narumoru, Nyeri, Malindi, Kisumu, Busia, Eldoret and the entire Kenya as a country.