Car rental

Our fleet

What do you need when you hire a car in Kenya? A sturdy 4x4 vehicle to handle the roads and a reliable service in case anything goes wrong. Our car rental fleet in Kenya consists of the Toyota Hilux Double Cab and Toyota Land Cruiser vehicles. We own all our vehicles and never subcontract from third parties. 

Each car is serviced at our workshop in Nairobi after every trip and we can rely on a close network of upcountry workshops for minor onsite repairs. In the event that you have a breakdown, rest assured that we offer 24/7 roadside assistance. Check the Practical Info page for all  important information related to self-drive and independent travel in Kenya.

What's included?

  • Air conditioning
  • Spare tire, jack, jumper cables, rope, spade
  • Radio with port for your USB or mini jack
  • Car explanation booklet, roadmap, Lonely Planet
  • Comprehensive insurance
  • Unlimited kilometers, no hidden costs!

Our rental vehicles

COMFORT - Toyota Hilux Double Cab

If you want to go on a camping safari in Kenya or if you're looking for more comfort, then the Hilux is the car to rent. This vehicle provides more comfort for its passengers when driving at higher speed on asphalt roads.

We've customised the Hilux with extra high suspension, bigger 16-inch Mud Terrain wheels to create high ground clearance.

The car has a well working A/C and is equipped with a canopy on the back for easy storage and access to camping equipment and luggage. Can fit two rooftop tents, so also great for families and friends. The perfect all-round bush camping vehicle. 

Find all car specifications here

Price per day in euros   *Low season    Regular season 
1- 4 days € 139 € 159
5- 9 days € 129 € 149
10+ days € 119 € 139

* 1st March - 31st May 

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The Hilux can fit 2 rooftop tents and sleep 4 people
Hilux back right
Hilux front right
Interior of the Hilux
Booth of the Hilux
The Hilux with canopy and rooftop tent is a great car to take into the bush
Front of the Hilux, camping at Naivasha

CLASSIC - Toyota Landcruiser with pop up roof

Your safari classic - the Toyota Hardtop with pop-up roof. This stretched version has six window seats.

Our Landcruisers are equipped with a long-range tank (140-180 litres of Diesel, about 1100-1300 km action radius), a strong 4.2cc diesel engine and as little electronics as possible. It's designed for off road driving and can handle all the challenges you can expect when driving on Kenyan roads.

The boot space is small. When camping, we take out the last row, and the car can accommodate 4 persons with camp gear and luggage. When equipped with a rooftop tent, it's NOT possible to use the pop up roof.

Read all the specifications here

Price per day in euro *Low season Regular season
1- 4 days € 139 € 159
5- 9 days € 129 € 149
10+ days € 119 € 139

* 1st March - 31st May

Check availability
Toyota Landcruiser Stretch - six seater with pop up roof
Strecthed Toyota Landcruiser hire roadtrip africa
A family selfdrive safari in Amboseli
Strecthed Toyota Landcruiser interior space Roadtrip Africa.

Car rental add ons: camping gear and driver-guides

Rent a car with camping gear

Roadtrip Kenya offers car rental with camping gear for an authentic safari adventure you'll never forget. Great for those roadtrippers who are on a budget, love the outdoors, or just don't want to have to book their accommodation ahead of time. We import all the essential camping items like tents and sleeping gear from The Netherlands and South Africa.

We can equip your car with a rooftop tent and/or electrical fridge, or you can hire a dome tent. Both options come with a full set of quality camp gear, including sleeping bags, headlights, cooking equipment, table, chairs and everything else you'll need on your camping trip in Kenya.

Camp gear set with ground tent €5 pp/day
Camp gear set with roof top tent  €25 per day
Electrical fridge
€5 per day
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The Hilux can fit 2 rooftop tents and sleep 4 people
Camping in Meru National Park in kenya

Rent a car with driver

Sit back and relax. When renting a safari vehicle with driver-guide, you can enjoy a private, customised safari.  

All of our driver - guides are experienced, helpful and most of all pleasant company. You can expect from your driver that he will get you to your destination safely, he will also do game drives in the safari parks and he knows the best campsites, places to go for a lunch-break or stocking up supplies.

The cost of hiring a driver is €35/ day and this is an all inclusive fee. 


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What's included when you hire a car with Roadtrip Kenya?


  • Roadmap and Lonely Planet
  • Comprehensive car insurance


  • Electrical fridge
  • Driver-Guide
  • Camping gear
  • Airport transfers

Are you ready to drive your own Kenyan adventure?

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