Sanitised car hire in Gaborone

Look out for this icon to see which car hire brands have committed to maintaining sanitisation measures as per WHO COVID-19 guidelines, the following car hire companies in Gaborone, Botswana offer sanitised rental cars:

At present, none of the car rental companies in Gaborone have committed to offering sanitised cars.

Sanitised car
This car rental company has committed to maintaining sanitisation measures as per WHO COVID-19 guidelines.

Cheapest car hire in Gaborone


Volkswagen Polo

4 Adults, 3 Doors

From 24.46 EUR/day
Volkswagen Polo

7 Days rental at 171.26 EUR from 21/12/2020

  3 |
  Manual |

Ford Fiesta

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 29.05 EUR/day
Ford Fiesta

7 Days rental at 203.40 EUR from 21/12/2020

  2 |
  Automatic |

Toyota Corolla Quest

5 Adults, 4 Doors

From 39.61 EUR/day
Toyota Corolla Quest

7 Days rental at 277.27 EUR from 21/12/2020

  4 |
  Automatic |

Toyota Rav4

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 101.94 EUR/day
Toyota Rav4

7 Days rental at 713.63 EUR from 21/12/2020

  3 |
  Automatic |
Standard Elite

Volkswagen Kombi

8 Adults, 4 Doors

From 105.07 EUR/day
Volkswagen Kombi

7 Days rental at 735.51 EUR from 21/12/2020

  4 |
  Manual |

Toyota Fortuner

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 112.89 EUR/day
Toyota Fortuner

7 Days rental at 790.23 EUR from 21/12/2020

  5 |
  Automatic |

*daily rates in Gaborone based on a 1 day rental (24hr period) and for guidance purposes only.

Useful to know about Gaborone

  • Gaborone is the capital of Botswana.
  • The city is one of the fastest growing in the world.
  • Botswana was the former British Protectorate of Bechuanaland.
  • It’s only around ten minutes’ drive to the South African border.
  • Alexander McCall Smith’s series of novels, The No.1 Ladies Detective Agency is set in Gaborone.
  • If you are flying into Gaborone Airport, you can rent from trusted rental agents like Budget, Europcar and Dollar.

Gaborone car hire reviews

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Rated 3.8 / 5 | 1,800 reviews

Best car rental companies in Gaborone

No.2: HERTZ,
based on 17 reviews
15 min (average wait time)
No.1: HERTZ,
based on 17 reviews
15 min (average wait time)

Nearest car hire pickup locations in or near Gaborone


Gaborone Airport, Gaborone


Gemmel Drive, Francistown


Maun Airport, Maun, 0000


Kasane Airport, Kasane

Gaborone car hire information

  • 5.4/10
    Best Rated Agent:
  • € 171.22
    Average price:
    (per week)
  • € 24.46
    Best Price:
    Per Week
  • 2
    Most Popular Type:
  • 1
    Most popular model:
    Toyota Corolla Quest
  • 6
    Total Cars Available

Average prices per day for car hire in Gaborone

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*average daily rates based on 7 day rental, search for today's best prices

FAQs about car hire in Gaborone

How much does car hire in Gaborone cost?

Car hire in Gaborone costs as little as €24.50 per day, however the average price across all suppliers for a Economy class vehicle is €26.80 per day. The most expensive car to hire is €112.90 per day from HERTZ for a Toyota Fortuner.

What car hire companies offer sanitised car rental in Gaborone?

1 car hire brands have committed to maintaining sanitisation measures as per WHO COVID-19 guidelines in Gaborone, including HERTZ, see the full list here.

What car hire companies offer sanitised car rental in Gaborone?

None of the car hire companies in Gaborone are currently offering sanitised cars as per WHO COVID-19 guidelines.

Who is the best car rental agent in Gaborone?

Based on recent customer reviews over the last 3 months, Hertz has the highest customer rating for car hire in Gaborone with a score of 5.5/10

with Hertz rated second best with a score of 5.5/10


How much does it cost to hire a compact car in Gaborone?

Today’s cheapest price for compact car hire in Gaborone is € per week from .

Who is the cheapest car hire agent in Gaborone?

The cheapest car hire company in Gaborone is HERTZ, with prices for a Economy class car such as the Volkswagen Polo available from as little as €171.22 per week.

How much is fuel in Gaborone?

You can expect to pay €0.57/ltr of petrol and €0.59/ltr of diesel in Gaborone. You’ll pay a premium if refilling at motorway services of up to 10%.

What car hire agencies are available in Gaborone?

We can arrange great deals on car hire in Gaborone with leading car hire companies such as HERTZ as well as reputable, local car hire companies.

What type of car can I hire in Gaborone?

We can arrange Economy, Fullsize, Intermediate, Standard and Standard Elite class rental cars in Gaborone.

How much does it cost to hire a convertible car in Gaborone?

We don’t currently have any convertible cars to hire in Gaborone, but we are working in it and please check dates for future rentals.
The price at the moment for a convertible rental car in Gaborone is € per week from for a .

Do you have a discount code for car hire in Gaborone?

We don’t have any discount codes for car hire in Gaborone at the moment, however HERTZ rates start from just €171.22 per week. If you’ve found a cheaper price than €171.22 from HERTZ in Gaborone - Downtown or any other rental agent, let us know and we’ll do our best to beat it.

How much does it cost to hire a car for a week in Gaborone?

The cheapest price to hire a car for a week in Gaborone is €171.50 per week with an average price of €187.60 per week across all car hire companies.

Information about the car hire agents in Gaborone

Most popular car hire companies in Gaborone:

  • Hertz (tel: +267 397 1240)

Pick-up locations for car hire companies in Gaborone:

  • Hertz (Corner Nelson Mandela & Nook Drive, Plot No: 10032 Broadhurst industrial , Gaborone, Gaborone)

Car hire company ratings in Gaborone:

  • Hertz: Rated 5.5/10 from 6 reviews
  • Hertz: Rated 5.5/10 from 6 reviews

The most popular car rental agents in Gaborone:

  • Avis (Tel: +267 391 3093)
  • Europcar (Tel: +267 390 2280)
  • Hertz (Tel: +267 397 1240)
  • Bidvest (Tel: +267 390 2030)

Gaborone Mini Guide

What can you Tell me About Gaborone?
Gaborone is the capital city of Botswana and known better to people in the UK as the setting for the No.1 Ladies Detective Agency series by Alexander McCall Smith. It’s not far from the border with South Africa and shares its neighbour’s high crime rate. The city is quite young, being less than fifty years old and was built, like many British cities, along the ‘garden city’ design and has many open spaces and parks. The city was planned for a population of 20,000 but currently has over seven times that amount leading to overcrowding and social problems.

How do I get Into Gaborone?
Although classed as an international airport, Sir Seretse Khama Airport receives international flights only from the countries surrounding it. To get into Botswana by plane, you are recommended to fly to one of South Africa’s international airports such as Johannesburg from the UK and take a connecting flight from there. From the airport, taxis or buses can get you quickly into the centre of the city whilst car hire Gaborone Airport is very reasonably priced and convenient.

What Should I See and Do When in Gaborone?
In the city, the main part for tourists and the safest, is called the Mall and has all the hotels, government buildings and hotels that a tourist might use. There’s not a huge amount to see in the city as it has only recent history but a good view of the city can be had from Kgale Hill – just be careful to not be there by yourself as lone tourists are targets for muggers. It’s outside the city that the places of interest for tourists are located with several game reserves in Botswana as well as the South African ones just across the border all easily accessible with car hire in Gaborone.

What should I buy as Keepsakes?
The most popular gifts are the wood carvings or traditional woven fabrics. Many are simply imported and from as far away as China but if you find local pieces such as from the town of Oola, then you are buying a genuine high quality article and helping poor Botswanans to make a living.

Gaborone is a large city and capital of Botswana, the former Bechuanaland Protectorate. Since independence it has grown dramatically and continues to do so. The city doesn’t have too much of interest to tourists but it’s a good base for expeditions into the local game reserves of Mokolodi and by using car hire Gaborone, the self-drive exploration of the smaller Game Reserve.

In the city there’s a great vantage point from Kgale Hill over the city but as it’s a very remote spot so using car hire Gaborone is a good option.
  • Gaborone car hire special offers

    We currently have 6 special offers for car rental in Gaborone including;

  • Guaranteed 2019/2020-registered car
    We guarantee that you are going to get a 2019/2020-registered car at the desk available from HERTZ.

Next Upcoming Holiday


    Monday 21 Dec 2020

    December Solstice - Season

Customer questions about Gaborone car hire

I fly into Gaborone next Friday 26th and land at 7pm. Would it be possible to have a pick up then?

Hi, yes that should be fine. You can run a quote from our website or please let me know when you are returning the car (and where, if not Gaborone Airport) and I can run a quote for you.

I plan a trip for one month crossing Botswana, Sambia, Zimbabwe, Malawi and Mozambique. Will that be possible and what will be the additional fees?

Hi, you can find cross border restriction / fees under our T&C's / Extra Services / Cross-border & Boundary rules for each cars as these terms will vary by supplier. I would be more than happy to check this for you if you can let me know when you are travelling and what car type you require so I can quote for you.

Hi, can I get a car in Botswana? what do i need to get it, what document needed to get it? I need to rent in Gaborone.

Hi, you will need a driving license and credit card to hire a car, if your license is not in the roman alphabel you will also require an international driving permit. I can prepare a quote for you if you can let me know when you need to collect / return the car. Is this from Gaborone Airport or downtown?

Hi Rhino car cire, can i get a car in Botswana?

Hi, yes of course, we have rental cars available in Gaborone as well as Francistown and Maun, please let me know where and when you would like to pick up and return the car and I'll prepare a quotation for you.

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