Comparison of Car Rental Deals in Rwanda

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Additional drivers are available to pre book on the website on step two of our booking process. In most cases you will pay for additional drivers when you pick up your rental.

You can use the filters on our website to find your perfect rental, including rentals with an automatic transmission, diesel fuel and low security deposit options.

Vehicle types at each car hire location are variable. The car rental company will always provide you with a car in the same vehicle class but the exact type may vary from the one listed. If you have a preference for a particular model, at most car rental locations we offer pre bookable guaranteed models from selected car rental companies . You can use the filters on the site to find guaranteed model options.

We only offer car rental that includes a full to full fuel policy. Full to full is always better value compared to other car rental fuel policies.

Rwanda FAQs

Are there any hidden charges in your prices for car hire in Rwanda?

We work diligently to make sure that our prices on our website for your car rental include all costs. Including anything you need to pay when you collect the car in Rwanda

Can I cancel my booking in Rwanda if I change my mind?

Yes, you can cancel your booking with a full refund anytime up until 48 hours before you collect the car.

For my car hire in Rwanda, how can I reduce the insurance excess?

Security deposit amounts vary for each car rental supplier in Rwanda. You can easily find the lowest insurance excess options using our search filters

Is the car rental fully insured?

Car rentals in Rwanda are usually fully insured with an excess amount. You can either purchase Essential cover for the excess or choose Premium cover to reduce the excess amount to zero. We clearly explain all of the insurance details every step of the way.

Would you like to hire an SUV, a minibus, convertible or people carrier at Rwanda?

We compare prices on a vast range of vehicle categories. Whether you’re looking for a small car to run around town, or perhaps a large SUV, a people carrier or a convertible for a road trip around | Rwanda, we’ve got you covered.

Going on holiday with a larger group in Rwanda? Whether it’s a big family holiday or a golf vacation, we compare 12 seat and 15 seat minibus and van prices from a vast array of minibus rental companies.

Feel the wind in your hair as you navigate around Rwanda in your convertible car rental. We find cheap deals on convertibles of all different sizes from Fiat 500 Cabriolets to Mustangs.

Trying to find a car rental that's a bit special whilst you are in Rwanda? Our Prestige Car Hire category compares prices for premier car manufacturers such as BMW, Range Rover and Mercedes.

Need transport for more than 5 people? Stress Free Car Rental offers a large variety of people carriers available in Rwanda that easily accommodate 7 or 8 passengers. For more than 8 passengers (or for 8 passengers plus a lot of bags) we suggest taking a look at our selection of rental minibuses.

Stress Free Car Rental compares a vast range of small cars, from Ford Kas to Fiat 500s, ideal for drive around narrow city streets but keep in mind that you’ll be restricted on luggage space so it's best to pack light. .

Things to check before picking up your car hire

You'll have been provided with car rental location collection details with your confirmation email. Take some time to understand how to find the car hire pick up location before you begin your trip

Ensure you check the fuel type for the car and inspect which side of the vehicle the petrol cap is on

You should check alloy wheels and locks for damage as well. These are easy to miss when you are in a hurry to start your trip

All of the cars displayed on the website include a full to full fuel policy. Always double check that the fuel tank is full before you set off. if you find that it isn't you should inform the car rental company immediately

Whether you have purchased Premium excess cover on the website or you have your own policy, always make some time to check the vehicle for damage. We also recommend taking photos on your phone of each part of the car. If damage exists on the vehicle that is not mentioned in your rental contract you must inform the car rental provider

Picking up your Rwanda Car hire with no credit card and other ways to pay.

You can use a Visa, American Express or a Mastercard credit card or a debit card provided by your bank or credit card company when hiring a car on our website.

Don't forget that quite often car hire companies that will allow debit card on collection are more expensive than those that accept credit card only.

Usually, car rentals that come with our Premium Cover option will allow you to use a debit card when you pick up the car with no additional fees. You can compare if a debit card is accepted, along with the different car hire security deposit and insurance alternatives on the extras page of the booking process.

Be careful when deciding if you want to use a debit card when collecting your car, car hire companies often block an insurance excess on the lead drivers credit card, the hold can be a large amount of money , if you decide to pay with a debit card this can be debited from your account and not refunded until weeks after your rental has ended.

Most of the Rwanda car rental brands we work with accept a debit card when you collect the car; but often these do have special conditions related to them. Ensure that you review the terms if you want to use a debit card when you collect the car.

It is useful to know the different payment options for your car rental in Rwanda, as some payments for extras (like booster seats and Sat Nav) might need to be paid for in local currency (either in cash or by credit card) at the rental car collection desk.

Driving your car rental at Rwanda

Before driving away spend some time to familiarise yourself with the car and its controls. This is especially important if you normally drive a manual transmission on the opposite side of the road.

If you receive a parking or speeding fine when driving in Rwanda the vehicle hire company might take this amount from the credit card you've placed on record. If this is the case you will be informed by email once this has been processed

Sometimes it's daunting the first time you rent a car in a different country, just relax and you'll soon find yourself acclimatised to the differences. Have a great trip

When driving on the opposite side than you're used to be cautious at roundabouts.

it can be a good idea to keep some loose change available in the car to pay for toll roads. most tolls accept credit cards but it's better to have some change just in case

When driving in a different country many countries have extremely strict restrictions on alcohol consumption when driving. To be safe, we advise you not to drink any alcohol at all when driving your rental

If you're planning to leave the car at a alternative place to the one you picked it up from, any additional one way fees are included in the price detailed on our website.

Why should you book with Stress Free Car Rental?

We're not called Stress Free Car Rental for nothing! Our mission is to make the car hire process as simple as possible.

Save money on your car rental in Rwanda by booking your car well in advance. Take time to review the various different offers.

Free Cancellation! You can cancel your car hire and receive a refund up until 48 hours before collecting your car.

Just get in touch and we'll do the rest - it really is that, well, simple!

Collecting at an airport but not sure of your flight number? No Problem - you can complete your booking now and add the flight number to your booking later on. Adding your flight number will help the car rental provider to wait for you if your flight is delayed. You should check the terms and conditions to understand what to do if your flight is delayed or cancelled.

We don't hide any fees, we are transparent from the get-go.

Hassle free Essential insurance options

As well as being easy to use, friendly and of course, stress free, we offer two different levels of insurance when you hire a vehicle with us.

Our essential cover, offered when you make your vehicle booking, is a car hire excess reimbursement policy which covers you on a range of extra costs that standard insurance does not.

Our essential cover doesn't cover things like cleaning fees, mechanical repairs, third party injury, loss of theft/damage to content in the car and other things. For more info see the T&Cs on the extras page of the website

Essential Cover includes fire, weather, theft, damage caused to the vehicle, flushing the engine after misfuelling, key cover and much more.

Essential cover appears as an option in the car hire insurance options. For some partner/geographical car rental combinations the cover isn't always available.

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No need to worry if your plans change

We'll process your refund in under 24 hours. All rentals booked with us can be cancelled up until 48 hours before you collect the vehicle

All car hire brands on our website are following local government guidelines re vehicle sterilisation and social distancing at the collection desk.


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