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A Guide to Car Hire Morocco 

Hiring a Car and driving in Morocco can be an adventurous way to explore this culturally rich and diverse country. However, it comes with some unique challenges and experiences. Here's what you need to know:

1. Road Conditions: Morocco's road network is extensive, ranging from modern highways to narrow mountain passes. Major routes are generally in good condition, but rural and remote areas may have rough or unpaved roads. Be prepared for varying road conditions.

2. City Traffic: Especially in cities like Marrakech and Casablanca, traffic can be chaotic. Expect a mix of cars, scooters, bicycles, and even horse-drawn carts. The driving style is assertive, and it's essential to stay alert and anticipate the actions of others.

3. Road Signs: Road signs in Morocco are typically in Arabic and French, with some also in English on major routes. Having a GPS or a navigation app can be helpful for navigating through the country.

4. Speed Limits: Speed limits are usually posted, and they are generally 60-100 km/h (37-62 mph) on highways and 40-60 km/h (25-37 mph) in urban areas. Always adhere to posted speed limits.

5. Seat Belts: Seat belts are mandatory for all passengers in the vehicle.

6. Roundabouts: Morocco has many roundabouts. In larger cities, roundabouts can be particularly busy. Traffic already inside the roundabout typically has the right of way, but this might not always be observed.

7. Toll Roads: Morocco has a network of toll highways, which are well-maintained and efficient. Keep some cash in local currency (Moroccan dirhams) for tolls.

8. Street Lighting: Some rural areas may have limited street lighting, so it's important to drive cautiously at night.

9. Parking: Finding parking in Moroccan cities can be challenging. Look for designated parking areas and consider using paid parking lots, especially in crowded areas.

10. Distances: Distances between cities can be significant in Morocco. For example, the distance between Marrakech and Casablanca is about 240 kilometers (150 miles), and the drive takes around 2.5 to 3 hours.

11.Police Checkpoints: There are many police checkpoints on Moroccan roads. Usually, you're waved through, but sometimes you might be asked for your documents. Always have your driving license, car registration, and insurance handy.

12.Animals on the Road: Especially in rural areas, be prepared for animals like sheep, goats, or donkeys crossing or walking along the roads.

Best Places to Visit:

  • Marrakech: Explore the historic Medina, visit the vibrant Jardin Majorelle, and experience the bustling souks.
  • Fes: Discover the ancient and well-preserved Medina of Fes, a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
  • Chefchaouen: Known for its blue-painted streets, this picturesque town is nestled in the Rif Mountains.
  • Sahara Desert: Take a camel trek into the Sahara Desert and spend a night under the stars in a desert camp.
  • Atlas Mountains: Enjoy breathtaking scenery, hiking, and visits to Berber villages in the Atlas Mountains.

Airport Distances:

Driving in Morocco offers the freedom to explore its diverse landscapes, from the Atlas Mountains to the Sahara Desert. While it can be an exciting adventure, be prepared for varying road conditions, local traffic habits, and cultural differences. It's essential to drive cautiously, follow traffic rules, and be aware of your surroundings.


Cheapest car hire in Morocco

Kia Picanto

4 Adults, 5 Doors

From 9.33 EUR/day
Kia Picanto

7 Days rental at 65.34 EUR from 22/04/2024

  1 |
  Manual |
  Yes

Fiat Panda

4 Adults, 5 Doors

From 9.34 EUR/day
Fiat Panda

7 Days rental at 65.38 EUR from 22/04/2024

  1 |
  Manual |
  Yes

Peugeot 108

4 Adults, 3 Doors

From 9.53 EUR/day
Peugeot 108

7 Days rental at 66.75 EUR from 22/04/2024

  2 |
  Manual |
  Yes

Dacia Logan

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 15.35 EUR/day
Dacia Logan

7 Days rental at 107.45 EUR from 22/04/2024

  2 |
  Manual |
  Yes

Dacia Logan Laureate

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 18.10 EUR/day
Dacia Logan Laureate

7 Days rental at 126.72 EUR from 22/04/2024

  3 |
  Manual |
  No

Peugeot 301

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 18.10 EUR/day
Peugeot 301

7 Days rental at 126.72 EUR from 22/04/2024

  3 |
  Manual |
  Yes

Dacia Sandero

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 10.01 EUR/day
Dacia Sandero

7 Days rental at 70.12 EUR from 22/04/2024

  2 |
  Manual |
  Yes

Suzuki Celerio

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 10.12 EUR/day
Suzuki Celerio

7 Days rental at 70.86 EUR from 22/04/2024

  2 |
  Manual |
  Yes

Fiat Punto

4 Adults, 3 Doors

From 10.12 EUR/day
Fiat Punto

7 Days rental at 70.86 EUR from 22/04/2024

  3 |
  Manual |
  Yes

Volkswagen Touareg

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 75.14 EUR/day
Volkswagen Touareg

7 Days rental at 526.03 EUR from 22/04/2024

  5 |
  Automatic |
  Yes

Volkswagen Touareg

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 82.07 EUR/day
Volkswagen Touareg

7 Days rental at 574.53 EUR from 22/04/2024

  5 |
  Automatic |
  Yes

Volkswagen Touareg

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 89.88 EUR/day
Volkswagen Touareg

7 Days rental at 629.17 EUR from 22/04/2024

  5 |
  Automatic |
  Yes

Hyundai Accent

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 18.18 EUR/day
Hyundai Accent

7 Days rental at 127.26 EUR from 22/04/2024

  4 |
  Automatic |
  Yes

Fiat Tipo

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 18.88 EUR/day
Fiat Tipo

7 Days rental at 132.17 EUR from 22/04/2024

  4 |
  Manual |
  Yes

Dacia Lodgy

7 Adults, 5 Doors

From 20.68 EUR/day
Dacia Lodgy

7 Days rental at 144.79 EUR from 22/04/2024

  1 |
  Manual |
  Yes

Toyota Corolla Hybrid

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 38.93 EUR/day
Toyota Corolla Hybrid

7 Days rental at 272.56 EUR from 22/04/2024

  3 |
  Automatic |
  Yes

Toyota Corolla Hybrid

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 38.93 EUR/day
Toyota Corolla Hybrid

7 Days rental at 272.56 EUR from 22/04/2024

  3 |
  Automatic |
  Yes

Toyota Corolla Hybrid

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 38.93 EUR/day
Toyota Corolla Hybrid

7 Days rental at 272.56 EUR from 22/04/2024

  3 |
  Automatic |
  Yes

Top tips when hiring a car in Morocco

  • Choose Rhinocarhire: Opt for Rhinocarhire, a reputable provider known for its reliable service and transparent pricing in Morocco.

  • Insurance Coverage: Understand the insurance options provided by Rhinocarhire, including coverage for collision damage, theft, and liability. Consider additional insurance for comprehensive protection, especially for driving in diverse terrains and urban areas.

  • Road Conditions Awareness: Be prepared for varied road conditions in Morocco, from well-maintained highways to rough terrain in rural areas. Drive cautiously and be mindful of speed bumps, potholes, and unpredictable road hazards.

  • Traffic Regulations: Familiarize yourself with Morocco's traffic laws and regulations, including speed limits, road signs, and parking rules. Respect local driving customs and be cautious of pedestrians, cyclists, and animals on the roads.

  • Explore Cultural and Natural Attractions: Utilize your rental car to explore Morocco's rich cultural heritage and natural beauty, including attractions like the bustling markets of Marrakech, the ancient ruins of Volubilis, and the breathtaking landscapes of the Sahara Desert and Atlas Mountains. Plan your routes to discover the best of Morocco's landscapes and historical sites.

 

Popular car hire destinations in Morocco

Laws and rules of the road when driving in Morocco

  •  

    R

    Road Driving Side

  •  

    60kph

    Urban speed Limit

  •  

    100kph

    Rural Speed Limit

  •  

    90-100kph

    Motorway Speed Limit

  •  

    MAD  16.14/Ltr

    Current Petrol Price

  •  

    0mg

    Drink Drive Limit

  •  

    MAD

    Currency

  •  

    YES

    Tolls

  •  

    25

    Min Rental Age

    18

    Min Driving Age

  •  

    Front and Rear

    Seatbelts

  •  

    Fixed and Mobile

    Speed Cameras

  •  

    Hands Free Only

    Mobile Phones

Compare car rental agents in Morocco

Rental Agent
Locations
Rating (/10)
Customer Reviews
Mini (€/day)
Compact (€/day)
Intermediate (€/day)
Standard (€/day)
 Sixt
15
9.1/10
317
€ 25.92
€ 34.40
€ 45.03
€ 81.19
 Thrifty
15
8.8/10
258
€ 24.50
€ 38.72
€ 43.80
€ 59.04
 Dollar
16
8.7/10
337
€ 28.58
€ 45.33
€ 51.31
 Hertz
18
8.6/10
415
€ 25.36
€ 30.45
€ 49.76
€ 49.94
 Auto-union
12
8.3/10
588
€ 26.71
€ 48.97
€ 264.65
 Aircar
14
8.3/10
1,115
€ 18.66
€ 22.98
€ 35.05
€ 53.01
 Budget
16
8.3/10
988
€ 23.58
€ 35.86
€ 65.32
€ 84.97
 Locationauto
5
8.2/10
117
€ 9.34
€ 20.14
€ 18.18
€ 94.79
 Dirent
6
8.2/10
108
€ 20.04
€ 24.46
€ 43.91
 Europcar
17
8.1/10
606
€ 28.22
€ 43.05
€ 53.63
 Green motion
17
7.4/10
643
€ 18.26
€ 23.03
€ 27.61
€ 42.26
 Addcar
5
7.4/10
293
€ 9.33
€ 13.27
€ 18.88
 Optimorent
5
7.3/10
202
€ 10.01
€ 10.01
 Wheego
7
6.7/10
130
€ 34.15
€ 44.33
€ 88.44
 Hire group
12
6.5/10
88
€ 22.60
€ 29.57
€ 26.72
€ 42.24

Car rental agent statistics in Morocco

  • Highest Rated Agent Icon
    9.2/10
    Highest rated agent:
    SIXT
  • Lowest Rated Agent Icon
    6.1/10
    Lowest rated agent:
    WHEEGO
  • Total Number of Reviews Icon
    6,398
    Total number of reviews in
    Morocco
  • Most Locations Icon
    18
    Most Locations in Morocco:
    HERTZ
  • Average Wait Time Icon
    14
    Average wait time
    (Min.)
  • Total Rental Companies Icon
    31
    Total rental companies
     

Average prices per day for car hire in Morocco

ItemPercent
January€ 58
February€ 54
March€ 61
April€ 60
May€ 58
June€ 67
July€ 114
August€ 93
September€ 62
October€ 57
November€ 55
December€ 79
ItemPercent
January€ 38
February€ 39
March€ 39
April€ 40
May€ 44
June€ 50
July€ 92
August€ 73
September€ 45
October€ 41
November€ 37
December€ 53
ItemPercent
January€ 161
February€ 151
March€ 167
April€ 182
May€ 183
June€ 187
July€ 246
August€ 244
September€ 183
October€ 174
November€ 144
December€ 178
ItemPercent
January€ 82
February€ 80
March€ 86
April€ 87
May€ 76
June€ 86
July€ 152
August€ 130
September€ 84
October€ 83
November€ 78
December€ 105
ItemPercent
January€ 311
February€ 322
March€ 348
April€ 350
May€ 318
June€ 333
July€ 423
August€ 354
September€ 307
October€ 332
November€ 338
December€ 370
ItemPercent
January€ 35
February€ 35
March€ 44
April€ 43
May€ 38
June€ 45
July€ 84
August€ 64
September€ 39
October€ 38
November€ 35
December€ 56
ItemPercent
January€ 122
February€ 125
March€ 156
April€ 144
May€ 114
June€ 135
July€ 190
August€ 166
September€ 133
October€ 131
November€ 117
December€ 144
ItemPercent
January€ 68
February€ 53
March€ 43
April€ 66
May€ 43
June€ 66
July€ 116
August€ 112
September€ 90
October€ 57
November€ 57
December€ 64

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

Fuel prices in Morocco

DieselUnleaded
Mar , 2023

€ 1.25

€ 1.32

Apr , 2023

€ 1.13

€ 1.29

May , 2023

€ 1.07

€ 1.29

Jun , 2023

€ 1.07

€ 1.29

Jul , 2023

€ 1.06

€ 1.27

Aug , 2023

€ 1.15

€ 1.37

Sep , 2023

€ 1.24

€ 1.41

Oct , 2023

€ 1.26

€ 1.43

Nov , 2023

€ 1.26

€ 1.40

Dec , 2023

€ 1.27

€ 1.41

Jan , 2024

€ 1.29

€ 1.43

Feb , 2024

€ 1.30

€ 1.43

Month, YearDiesel €/ltrUnleaded €/ltr
Feb , 2024 1.30 1.43
Jan , 2024 1.29 1.43
Dec , 2023 1.27 1.41
Nov , 2023 1.26 1.40
Oct , 2023 1.26 1.43
Sep , 2023 1.24 1.41
Aug , 2023 1.15 1.37
Jul , 2023 1.06 1.27
Jun , 2023 1.07 1.29
May , 2023 1.07 1.29
Apr , 2023 1.13 1.29
Mar , 2023 1.25 1.32

Car rental price statistics in Morocco

  • Average Price Icon
    € 65.31
    Average price:
    (per week)
  • Highest Daily Price Icon
    € 3277.58
    Highest daily price:
    Mercedes Vito Traveliner
  • Total Vehicles Icon
    3,139
    Total cars available
     
  • Most Popular Car Model Icon
    219
    Most popular model:
    Dacia Duster
  • Locations with Most Cars Icon
    338
    Location with most cars:
    Casablanca - Airport
  • Cheapest Daily Price Icon
    € 9.3 per day
    Cheapest daily price:
    ADDCAR - Fez - Airport
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Agadir
€11.8
 
 
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Compact 5 5 3 from €18.4 per day
Economy 3 4 3 from €13.0 per day
Casablanca
€11.8
 
 
Mini 5 4 1 from €11.8 per day
Compact 5 5 3 from €18.9 per day
Economy 3 4 3 from €13.0 per day
Fez
€11.8
 
 
Mini 5 4 1 from €11.8 per day
Compact 5 5 3 from €18.4 per day
Economy 3 4 3 from €13.0 per day
Marrakech
€11.8
 
 
Mini 5 4 1 from €11.8 per day
Compact 5 5 3 from €18.3 per day
Economy 3 4 3 from €13.0 per day