The Best Car Hire Companies in Kenya

The Best Car Hire Companies in Kenya

1. Hire N’ Drive Kenya ltd

The company was founded in the year 2000 and has over 14 years of experience in the business. Their rental cars are well maintained and serviced. They buy the latest models and stay up to date with trends in motoring comfort, fuel efficiency, and economy. Their car rental offers include Saloon car hire which is the same as Sedan car hire, 4×4 car hire (4WD car hire), Minibuses and Buses hire, MPVs and Minivans hire, Limousines and Executive car hire, Wedding car hire and other professional car hire services in Kenya.

Choose from over 150 vehicles, vans, buses, shuttles, pick-ups, double-cabins, 4WD and more. The company guarantee 24 hours personalized car rental support, very affordable car hire Kenya prices, over 160 car rental pick-up, and drop-off locations, and clean well maintained vehicles for each of their car hire Kenya service clients.

Office: +254 20 272 9272


2. Porto Car Hire Kenya

“Porto Car Hire Kenya provides a superior level of service. We specialize in 4×4 car rental, airport transfer, long and short term car rental services. Whether you are visiting your destination for a getaway or to do business, we have a vehicle that suits your budget.

We take pride in providing low prices without compromising customer service. This includes transport for both small and larger groups. We also provide larger vehicles that are ideal for families and groups of friends. More importantly, our booking agents will ensure you reach your destination on time and with as little hassle as possible.”

Get in touch: (+254) 723 607 140


3. Central Rent – a – Car

It is a family run company based in Nairobi which begun its rental operations in 1980 the company has over 40 vehicles. Why choose them:

  • They deal ONLY in car hire and have done so professionally for 37 years.
  • Their insurance conditions are also the most attractive in the market. In case of accident or theft, the customer is only responsible for the first KSHs 2000/= (US$ 25) of damage.
  • They own all their rental cars
  • They have no extra charge for payment by credit card. No contract fee. No charge for extra drivers.
  • They have been nominated as Kenya’s Leading Car Rental Company for 6 years from 2013 to 2018 by the World Travel Awards.
  • All the vehicles are appropriately and legally licensed for car rental. This includes PSV (Public Service Vehicle) inspection and insurance (displayed on windscreen as opposed to insurance sticker that reads “PRIVATE”). In case of an accident, you are fully legally licensed and insured to be driving the vehicle.

Telephone: +254 20 2222888 or +254 20 313494


4. Metro Car hire Services

It is a Kenyan-based car rental company that prides itself for its customer-oriented. They offer their clients the best rates to suit their needs. They provide clients with a variety of modern and well maintained car rental options to serve their personal, executive, safari and other purposes.


Daily rate

Monthly rate

Toyota Allion Ksh. 3,500 or USD$35  Ksh.85,000 or USD$850
Toyota Fielder Ksh. 3,500 or USD$35 Ksh.80,000 or USD$750
Toyota Mark X Ksh. 4,500 or USD$45 Ksh.115,000 or USD$1,150
Toyota Axio Ksh. 3,000 or USD$30 Ksh.75,000 or USD$750
4X4 TOYOTA RAV4 Ksh. 6,000 or USD$ 65 Ksh. 150,000 or USD$ 1,500
TOYOTA NOAH Ksh. 5,500 or USD$ 60 Ksh. 250,000 or USD$ 2,500
4X4 ISUZU DOUBLE CABS Ksh. 10,000 or USD$ 100 Ksh. 300,000 or USD$ 3,000
TOYOTA PRADO J150 Ksh. 13,000 or USD$ 140 Ksh. 300,000 or USD$ 3,100


5. Stunner Group Kenya

“Stunner Group Kenya is one of the leading car hire companies in Nairobi. We are based at Elysee Plaza Kilimani, Nairobi. We have a great selection of rental cars ranging from small city cars to sedans/ saloon cars, to 4X4s all in the latest models.”


Daily rates (ksh)

MAZDA CX-5 8850
TOYOTA V8 30680

Main Office: 0710 404 444

6. Avenue car Hire and Leasing

“Avenue Car Hire & Leasing Ltd. was founded in 1977. Its initial objective was focused on the operation of a fuel station under the Kenya Shell brand. By 1984 Avenue Car Hire & Leasing started its own fleet with four vehicles. That number has grown substantially to over 160 vehicles and over 65 drivers.

Today Avenue Car Hire & Leasing is a leading force in Corporate Car Hire and Leasing industry in Kenya. Our strong commitment to provide high quality cars and service has been instrumental to our growth over the years and sets us apart”

Call: +254 722 827440 / +254 733 609649


7. Market Car Hire

Market Car Hire is one of the leading full service Car Rental agencies in Kenya. Established in 1966 – the company has grown over the years to offer a full range of services from daily rentals to long term leasing, airport transfer\’s to tailor made safari’s.


Small SUV

Large SUV

  $ 25    per day $  60    per day $  95  per day
Rate above only valid for rentals over 30 days Rate above only valid for rentals over 30 days Rate above only valid for rentals over 30 days

Telephone: +254 (20) 2225797

8. Vismart Four Wheels ltd

“Vismart Four Wheels ltd is a car rental company in Nairobi Kenya. We are a well established travel agency in this region. We specialise in car rental services in Kenya, airport transfers at NBO Airports (JKIA).”

Car Model              Policy                  Rates/Day                     Week                        Rates/Month
Toyota Vitz         PSV-Self drive          1,150 KES                       8,050 KES                  34,500 KES

Toyota Axio        PSV-Self drive           1,500 KES                    10,500 KES                  45,000 KES

Toyota Fielder   PSV-Self drive            1,500 KES                     10,500 KES                 45,000 KES

Toyota Allion      PSV-Self drive           1,650 KES                     11,550 KES                 49,500 KES

Toyota Premio  PSV-Self drive           1,650 KES                       11,550 KES                 49,500 KES

Toyota Mark X   PSV-Self drive          1,800 KES                       12,600 KES                 54,000 KES

Toyota Noah      PSV-Self drive          1,850 KES                       12,950 KES                55,500 KES

Toyota Voxy       PSV-Self drive         1,850 KES                       12,950 KES                 55,500 KES

Toyota Rav-4      PSV-Self drive          2,500 KES                       17,500 KES                75,000 KES


9. 4×4 Selfdrive Kenya Ltd

“4×4 Selfdrive Kenya Ltd is a Car rental company in Nairobi that offers reliable and budget friendly self-drive car rental services. 4X4 Selfdrive Kenya Ltd has a fleet of reliable 4X4 Toyota Land Cruisers with rooftent, Toyota Prados with rooftent, Land Rovers with rooftent, Overland Trucks, 25 seater shuttles, among others. Looking for a suitable car hire in Kenya, Uganda, Rwanda or Tanzania? Whether 4×4 off-road Cars with or without complete camping equipment. With 4×4 Self Drive Kenya Limited, you will find an extensive car rental fleet.”

Why choose 4×4 Self Drive Kenya Ltd

  • – Unlimited mileage with no excess
  • – Many car hire offices located countrywide
  • – Fully inclusive rates with no hidden costs
  • – 24hr nationwide emergency backup
  • – Special rates to return clients.

WhatsApp: +256 773 728141 / +254 781 641945



“At FIRST WORLD LIMITED we believe that you should travel conveniently, comfortably without hustle with a car of your choice.

Our company has been for last 13 years providing all classes of cars for our clients. Whether you are looking for a less consuming or top range guzzler we got it for you! FIRST WORLD LIMITED is the best car hire company here in Kenya.”

5 seater

7 seater

7 seater Mini

Holidays (December)

Monday: KES 2500

Tuesday: KES 2500

Wednesday: KES 2500

Thursday: KES 2500

Friday: KES 3000

Saturday: KES 3000

Sunday: KES 3000



Monday: KES 3000

Tuesday: KES 3500

Wednesday: KES 3500

Thursday: KES 4000

Friday: KES 4500

Saturday: KES 4500

Sunday: KES 4500

Wish, Passo Sette, Sienta,Isis


Monday to Monday: KES 4000

20th – 2nd January: 3500KES per day 7 days minimum


Terrific Tuesday Hire for 2 days @4k only

Call: 0791487335 or 0718913155


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