Can I go cross-border with my car hire?
Yes, cross-border travel with car hire from Uganda is possible. But, communicate early to the car rental agency or company you plan to deal with. This is to enable paperwork to get done prior you picking up the car and also to allow you go cross-border to Kenya, Rwanda or Tanzania.
How do I confirm my car rental booking/reservation?
Car rental booking confirmation usually differs depending on the rental agency you deal with. Majority require a deposit to be made on car you plan to rent by credit card and balance can be completed by cash. Please inquire more about the acceptable mode of payment from the ground car rental company you plan to deal with before making any payments.
Are credit cards acceptable when booking for a rental car?
Before you effect payment for a rental car, understand what mode of payment is acceptable. Some companies permit payment by credit cards, Visa cards, Master card or American express.
What do I need to pick up a car hire in Uganda?
To rent a car in Uganda, you may require a photocopy of your valid passport, driving license. Foreign license should be valid at least 3 months.
What are hidden charges when hiring a car?
The hidden charges one may incur but avoidable include drop-offs charges, gasoline charges, insurance, licensing fees, mileage, overseas, flier fees, extras, taxes and airport surcharges, 24 hour clock rate, early return fees and many others.
How do I get a rental car in Uganda?
Search thoroughly online for a reputable car hire company, check through different car rentals and special offers that come with it, compare the different options, prices to come up with the best choice. Contact the agent once you have made your mind on the particular car hire and it will be booked for you.
How old do I need to be to hire a car in Uganda?
Enjoy Persons above 21 years are eligible to hire a car in Uganda. But check through various car rental companies especially on their terms and conditions.