Frequently Asked Questions on Car Rental in East Africa.
Due to the fact that Self drive East Africa is managed by Self Drive Uganda Limited that has been offering great car rental Services in Uganda , Rwanda, Kenya and Tanzania for Luxury adventures on Self drive Safaris.
What is a rental Voucher?
This is a discount that Self drive East Africa offers to Tour Operators and Classic Clients that have traveled with the company for more than one time. Cross check with the reservation if you qualify for discount Voucher. It also applies for long term Rental in Uganda or a drive around Lake Victoria adventure that cover a duration of 3 Months and above.
What are the age limits and restrictions for a car rental?
Yes the restriction is as per the insurance policy of Self Drive East Africa and we do accept that the minimum age is 24 for one to rent a car with us for your self drive safari in Uganda or visiting Tanzania, Kenya and Rwanda. Self driving require some extra skills for your adventure in East Africa.
Is there a charge for a younger driver?
Yes the company Charges some extra fees to drivers that are below the age of 24 years and the cost is transferred to the insurance policy to cover extra liability.
Can anyone above 75 years of age rent a car?
Yes , but we need to plan their Self drive Uganda itinerary so that we can manage to low the distance that they have to cover while on an adventure in Uganda. Check on the pre tailored Uganda Safaris
Can the car I rent cross to another country?
Yes! Since we operate under East Africa, we do allow all our cars to cross borders to all east African countries , Kindly we do request that you notify us in advance to enable us prepare the documents and process the comesa insurance for your extension into a particular country . Please not Cross border is only in East Africa so you can cross to Rwanda, Burundi , Kenya, Tanzania.
Are there additional costs for border crossings?
Yes , We do charge extra depending on the duration of rental in that particular country.