Car hire in Africa
There's no better way to see Africa than by car
A self-drive journey in Africa is always a rewarding experience for the intrepid traveller. There’s much to discover: purr through a Moroccan medina; crawl past the Egyptian pyramids; beach-out in Mauritius, the Seychelles or along Tanzania’s Indian Ocean coastline. Take a game drive in Nairobi National Park or scout the vast game parks in Botswana. Drift through the endless wine valleys of South Africa's Western Cape.
There's always somewhere new to explore in the world’s second-largest continent. Where would you like to meet us to begin your journey?
Scroll down to discover our top Africa car rental locations and pinpoint the best spot to collect and return your hire car. Alternatively, click the button below to let us know where and when you'd like begin your journey.
Popular car hire locations in Africa
- Burkina Faso
- Capo Verde
- Central African Republic
- Congo DR
- Equatorial Guinea
- Ivory Coast
- Sao Tome
- South Africa
Four-wheel drive or something sportier? Unlock Avis in Africa
Come African city, airport or major town, we’ve got you covered. Whether you fancy a compact car for an urban jaunt, an elegant saloon for a business trip or a luxury 4x4 to plunge off-road with panache, we have the perfect car for you.
Fancy taking it up a gear?Ramp it up and go Prestige … Avis offers a compelling range of seriously luxurious saloons, convertibles, MPVs, 4x4s and SUVs across the continent. Cruise across Africa in one of our speciality vehicles.
And, you don’t have to drive full-circle: make the most of one way car hire across Africa.