Where to Hire a Car in Nairobi Cheaply



Where can I hire a car cheaply in Nairobi? If you always asked yourself this question, we have the answer for you.

There are many options when it comes to hiring a car in Nairobi; the first option is to hire from a friend. This option is the best because a friend will charge you less as opposed to car hire companies.

A friend can let you have his car for Ksh 1,000 a day while a car hire company will charge you up to Ksh 7,000 per day.

Another option is to hire a car from a car hire company. In a list below, you will pick the best on our reviews.


Market Car Hire is one of the most popular car hire companies in Nairobi

The company has a variety of cars people can hire, including vehicles for transport and weddings .Common features of their packages include:

  • The Daily hire rate is inclusive of rental, C.D.W insurance and 200 km daily allowance, extra kilometers above this are charged at the applicable daily rate.
  • Insurance excess is payable in the event of damage. Please refer to detailed T&Cs to determine the level of excess per vehicle.
  • Excess waiver’s can be purchased in advance of the rental.
  •  The Weekly & Monthly hire rate is inclusive of rental, C.D.W insurance and unlimited kilometers.
  •  The Weekly rates are applicable on all rentals over 6 days and under 30 days.
  •  The Monthly rental rates are applicable for all rentals exceeding 29 Days
  •  All Vehicles are available on Chauffeur Driven Basis, the following Driver’s allowance will be payable:
  •  All Prices are subject to 16% VAT
  •  Fuel costs are not included in the rates quoted. Vehicles are provided with a full tank of fuel and must be returned in the same condition.
  • ​Prices may vary during peak rental seasons

The prices of cars range from Ksh 1,500 to Ksh 3,500 while that of Isuzu transport cars cost Ksh 16,000-Ksh 25,000.There are also vehicles for those who are planning to go for game parks  and long distance travels. These vehicles cost Ksh 12,000to Ksh 15,000


Metro car Hire Services is a car hire company in Nairobi.The Company uses online platform to increase their reach to clientele at anytime of their convenience.

The company has clean and well insured vehicles. They have loyal clients from clients  the following groups:NGOs,diplomats,international delegates, tourists, groups and individual rentors.Additional services include: Airport transfers, Wedding Services, Chauffer driven cars and long term car rentals, Their fleet of cars extends from Saloon Cars,SUVs,4×4 vehicles, Luxury cars to customized tour vans. They operate within Nairobi and its vicinity.

Some of the cars you can hire from Metro car hire services include, Axio, Toyota Prado and Toyota Rav 4.Prices range between Ksh 3,000 and Ksh 12,000 per day.


Nairobi Car Hire Services

Rehema House ,4th Floor, Standard Street  , Opposite Sarova Stanley   P.O. Box 42428- 00101 Nairobi, Kenya,

Tel: +254 (0)2300690

Cell phone: +254 (0)724596678 / +254-733929924 Email:[email protected],[email protected]

The following are cars available at the company:

Saloon Cars Toyota Nze toyota Fielder Toyota Premio

Toyota/NZE,Toyota Fielder

Rate From: US$ 40

Minimum 3 Days

4×4 Toyota Rav4

Rate: From US$ 80

Pick up at: Nairobi From Ksh 6,000

Minimum 3 Days

4×4 Chauffer Driven Cars

4×4 Double Cabins

Pick up at: Nairobi

Chauffer Driven

From Ksh 12,000

4×4 Toyota Prado

Pick up at: Nairobi

Chauffer Driven From Ksh 12,000

4×4 Toyota Land cruiser

Pick up at: Nairobi

Chauffer Driven

From Ksh 14,000

 Toyota Noah / voxy

Pick up at: Nairobi

Chauffer Driven

Rate: From US$ 80

Wedding Cars

Rate: From Ksh 25,000

Pick up at: Nairobi

Chauffer Driven


Concorde Car Hire became fully operational in 1973,coinciding with the maiden flight to Nairobi of the supersonic jet Concorde. Although, sadly the supersonic jet has been retired recently, its technological prowess in the aviation field has yet to be surpassed by any aircraft to date.

Concorde is one of the best car hire companies in Nairobi.Besides providing cars for hire they have planes for hire.

Concorde Accolades

Concorde Car Hire and Concorde Safaris are associate members of the well-established St. Austins – Concorde Group of companies in Kenya. The group has wide interests in motor trade, auto-servicing, auto-parts and transport in this region and is an official agent for Daimler Chrysler (Mercedes) of Germany.


Crown Tours is a renowned company for providing tour guide vehicles. It normally operates between Nairobi and Amboseli National Park.


Elite Car rentals offers very affordable car rental services,The range of cars in their stock include: saloon car rental, 4X4 car Rental, Offroad Car Rental, Bus and Van Rental, Station Wagon Rental, Double cabin Rental, Truck rental and more. You can pick and drop off their cars in Nairobi at Jomo Kenyatta International AIrport, Wilson Airport or at any Hotel in Nairobi. In Kisumu you can pick and drop their cars in Kisumu Airport, in Kisumu Railway station and in any Hotel in Kisumu. In Mombasa, you can pick them at the Moi International Airport, in Malindi, Lamu, Watamu and any hotel in both north and south Coast areas.


Rates include insurance (subject to the damage liability of the vehicle), VAT, breakdown cover & unlimited miles (unless otherwise stated). Please note that luxury rentals are subject to a limit of 50 Km per day and an excess is charged per km per hour.

N.B. The term “unlimited mileage” assumes a vehicle on a rental will incur no more than 2000 Kms within a 28 day period. If your mileage is likely to exceed 500 km per week please contact us for full details before placing your booking. The company reserves the right to determine and charge for unreasonable mileage incurred within any rental period.