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  • Zimbabwe is home to the majestic Victoria Falls
  • It was called Rhodesia, until independence and was named after the adventurer, Cecil Rhodes
  • Through corruption and mismanagement it’s one of the Africa’s poorest countries
  • At 42 years, the life expectancy for Zimbabwe’s males is among the lowest in the world
  • The idea for the Boy Scout movement was developed in Zimbabwe by its founder Lord Baden-Powell
  • If you are renting a car in Zimbabwe for the first time, you'll be pleased to see familiar rental agents like Budget, Europcar and Keddy are located here

Cheapest car hire in Zimbabwe

Datsun Go

4 Adults, 5 Doors

From 43.34 EUR/day
Datsun Go

7 Days rental at 303.38 EUR from 22/08/2022

  1 |
  Manual |
  Yes

Datsun Go

4 Adults, 5 Doors

From 43.34 EUR/day
Datsun Go

7 Days rental at 303.38 EUR from 22/08/2022

  1 |
  Manual |
  Yes

Datsun Go

4 Adults, 5 Doors

From 43.34 EUR/day
Datsun Go

7 Days rental at 303.38 EUR from 22/08/2022

  1 |
  Manual |
  Yes

Hyundai Accent

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 69.34 EUR/day
Hyundai Accent

7 Days rental at 485.41 EUR from 22/08/2022

  3 |
  Manual |
  Yes

Hyundai Accent

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 69.34 EUR/day
Hyundai Accent

7 Days rental at 485.41 EUR from 22/08/2022

  3 |
  Manual |
  Yes

Hyundai Accent

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 69.34 EUR/day
Hyundai Accent

7 Days rental at 485.41 EUR from 22/08/2022

  3 |
  Manual |
  Yes

Hyundai i20

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 52.00 EUR/day
Hyundai i20

7 Days rental at 364.01 EUR from 22/08/2022

  2 |
  Manual |
  Yes

Hyundai i20

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 52.00 EUR/day
Hyundai i20

7 Days rental at 364.01 EUR from 22/08/2022

  2 |
  Manual |
  Yes

Hyundai i20

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 52.00 EUR/day
Hyundai i20

7 Days rental at 364.01 EUR from 22/08/2022

  2 |
  Manual |
  Yes

Hyundai i20

4 Adults, 3 Doors

From 57.23 EUR/day
Hyundai i20

7 Days rental at 400.61 EUR from 22/08/2022

  3 |
  Manual |
  Yes

Hyundai i20

4 Adults, 3 Doors

From 57.23 EUR/day
Hyundai i20

7 Days rental at 400.61 EUR from 22/08/2022

  3 |
  Manual |
  Yes

Hyundai i20

4 Adults, 3 Doors

From 57.23 EUR/day
Hyundai i20

7 Days rental at 400.61 EUR from 22/08/2022

  3 |
  Manual |
  Yes

Hyundai Accent

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 81.23 EUR/day
Hyundai Accent

7 Days rental at 568.65 EUR from 22/08/2022

  2 |
  Manual |
  Yes

Hyundai Accent

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 81.23 EUR/day
Hyundai Accent

7 Days rental at 568.65 EUR from 22/08/2022

  2 |
  Manual |
  Yes

Hyundai Accent

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 81.23 EUR/day
Hyundai Accent

7 Days rental at 568.65 EUR from 22/08/2022

  2 |
  Manual |
  Yes

Hyundai Elantra

5 Adults, 4 Doors

From 120.96 EUR/day
Hyundai Elantra

7 Days rental at 846.73 EUR from 22/08/2022

  4 |
  Automatic |
  Yes

Top tips when hiring a car in Zimbabwe

  • Drive on the LEFT-hand side of the road in Zimbabwe
  • Avis and Budget are the 2 internationally recognised car rental companies in Zimbabwe
  • Speed limits are posted in KM/H in Zimbabwe, 120km/h being the maximum on the motorway network only
  • The alcohol limit to drive in Zimbabwe is 80mg (0.08% BAC)
 

Popular car hire destinations in Zimbabwe

Laws and rules of the road when driving in Zimbabwe

  •  

    L

    Road Driving Side

  •  

    60kph

    Urban speed Limit

  •  

    120kph

    Rural Speed Limit

  •  

    120kph

    Motorway Speed Limit

  •  

    ZWD  597.84/Ltr

    Current Petrol Price

  •  

    80mg

    Drink Drive Limit

  •  

    ZWD

    Currency

  •  

    YES

    Tolls

  •  

    21

    Min Rental Age

    16

    Min Driving Age

  •  

    Front and Rear

    Seatbelts

  •  

    Fixed and Mobile

    Speed Cameras

  •  

    Hands Free Only

    Mobile Phones

Average prices per day for car hire in Zimbabwe

ItemPercent
January
February€ 65
March€ 64
April€ 64
May€ 67
June€ 67
July€ 68
August€ 69
September€ 131
October€ 149
November€ 137
December
ItemPercent
January€ 57
February€ 59
March€ 59
April€ 70
May€ 63
June€ 61
July€ 66
August€ 68
September€ 64
October€ 63
November€ 63
December€ 58
ItemPercent
January€ 83
February€ 80
March€ 81
April€ 120
May€ 94
June€ 81
July€ 102
August€ 105
September€ 123
October€ 126
November€ 112
December€ 78
ItemPercent
January€ 55
February€ 44
March€ 43
April€ 48
May€ 45
June€ 44
July€ 45
August€ 45
September€ 51
October€ 54
November€ 48
December€ 44
ItemPercent
January
February
March
April
May
June
July
August
September€ 156
October€ 169
November€ 155
December
ItemPercent
ItemPercent
ItemPercent
*average daily rates based on 7 day rental, search for today's best prices.

Fuel prices in Zimbabwe

DieselUnleaded
Jun , 2022

€ 0.02

€ 1.35

May , 2022

€ 0.02

€ 1.56

Apr , 2022

€ 0.02

€ 2.18

Mar , 2022

€ 0.02

€ 2.14

Feb , 2022

€ 0.02

€ 1.65

Jan , 2022

€ 0.02

€ 1.50

Dec , 2021

€ 0.02

€ 1.50

Nov , 2021

€ 0.02

€ 1.48

Oct , 2021

€ 0.00

€ 1.28

Sep , 2021

€ 0.00

€ 1.22

Aug , 2021

€ 0.00

€ 1.19

Jul , 2021

€ 0.00

€ 1.14

Month, YearDiesel €/ltrUnleaded €/ltr
Jun , 2022 0.02 1.35
May , 2022 0.02 1.56
Apr , 2022 0.02 2.18
Mar , 2022 0.02 2.14
Feb , 2022 0.02 1.65
Jan , 2022 0.02 1.50
Dec , 2021 0.02 1.50
Nov , 2021 0.02 1.48
Oct , 2021 0.00 1.28
Sep , 2021 0.00 1.22
Aug , 2021 0.00 1.19
Jul , 2021 0.00 1.14

Car rental price statistics in Zimbabwe

  • € 303.38
    Average price:
    (per week)
  • € 120.96
    Highest daily price:
    Hyundai Elantra
  • 16
    Total cars available
     
  • 6
    Most popular model:
    Hyundai Accent
  • 6
    Location with most cars:
    Victoria Falls - Airport
  • € 43.3 per day
    Cheapest daily price:
    BUDGET - Bulawayo - Airport

FAQs about car hire in Zimbabwe

How much does it cost to hire a car in Zimbabwe?

Car hire in Zimbabwe starts from just €43.30 per day for a (mini) class car from Budget. The average price to hire a car in Zimbabwe is just €64.40 per day, whilst the most expensive hire car in Zimbabwe is a Hyundai Elantra car for a (intermediate) class from Avis costing €121.00 per day.

How do I get a free additional driver when hiring a car in Zimbabwe?

We often have special offers on car hire in Zimbabwe including free additional drivers, for example, is offering free additional driver and express check-in at for €0.00 per day.

Why is car hire so cheap in Zimbabwe?

Car hire prices in Zimbabwe are kept low thanks to the 2 car hire companies across the country. With over 3 car hire locations and 32 car hire options available, competition keeps prices low in Zimbabwe.

Who is the best car hire company in Zimbabwe?

Based on over reviews from recent car hire customers, the best car hire agency in Zimbabwe Is who score on average /10 across all locations in Zimbabwe.

What is the most popular car hire location in Zimbabwe?

The most popular locations to hire a car in Zimbabwe is Victoria Falls - Airport with 2 car hire companies and 6 cars to choose from.

How much does fuel cost in Zimbabwe?

Current fuel prices in Zimbabwe are €1.349/ltr for petrol and €0.021/ltr for diesel as of 6 June 2022, it’ll cost on average €54 to fill an average compact class car with petrol and €1 for diesel.

What are the speed limits in Zimbabwe?

Speed limits in Zimbabwe are in km/h and are generally 60 km/h on urban roads, 120 km/h on rural roads and 120 km/h on the motorways but you should always follow local signage.

What is the cheapest car hire company in Zimbabwe?

Budget is the cheapest car hire company in Zimbabwe offering a (mini) class car such as the Datsun Go for as little as €303.10 per week.

What is the most popular hire car in Zimbabwe?

The most popular car hire category in Zimbabwe is the Hyundai Accent available from 2 car hire companies in over 3 locations.

Is it safe to hire a car and drive in Zimbabwe?

There are certain precautions your should take when renting a car and self-driving in Zimbabwe but you shouldn't be put off. Hiring a car is a great way to get around Zimbabwe at your own pace and by private car without a driver.

However, the road conditions, particularly out of the towns and cities can be poor with large pot holes and poor surfaces in places. We recommend considering a 4x4 rental or SUV in Zimbabwe to minimise the risk of damage to the rental car from poor road conditions. A car hire excess insurance policy is also worth considering should you be unfortunate enough to damage the car.

Car crime can also be an issue and rental cars are not immune. We advise you to take advantage of the air conditioning and keep the windows up and doors locked. Never leave valuables in the car or on display and consider where you park your rental car.

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