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Egypt Car Hire

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Most popular cities to hire a car in Egypt

Compare car hire prices for the most popular cities in the country
Current price range
£33 - £38 per day
CHEAPEST CITY IN EGYPT Hurghada 8% cheaper Car hire in Hurghada is usually the cheapest in Egypt at £33 per day on average.
MOST EXPENSIVE CITY IN EGYPT Alexandria 7% more expensive Alexandria usually has the highest-priced car hire rates in Egypt, with rentals averaging £38 per day.
MOST POPULAR CITY IN EGYPT Hurghada 62% more users visited More momondo users search for car hire in Hurghada than any other region in Egypt.

Car hire companies in Egypt

Below is a list of every nation-wide car hire agency, how many locations they have across the country, and what popular cities you can find them in
Sixt
23 locations
Cairo £41/day
Hurghada £48/day
Sharm el-Sheikh £38/day
Alexandria £42/day
Europcar
14 locations
Cairo £34/day
Hurghada £22/day
keddy by Europcar
13 locations
Cairo £24/day
Alexandria £29/day
Avis
9 locations
Cairo £20/day
Hurghada £20/day
Sharm el-Sheikh £23/day
Budget
8 locations
Cairo £36/day
Hurghada £58/day

Most popular car hire types

Below are the most popular car hire types in Egypt and the cheapest cities in which to rent them
Small
Small

Best value

Alexandria

£24/day
Small

No. 1 most popular

Sharm el-Sheikh

£31/day
Small

No. 2 most popular

Hurghada

£30/day
Small

No. 3 most popular

Luxor

£32/day
Small

No. 4 most popular

Cairo

£31/day
Medium
Medium

Best value

Alexandria

£39/day
Medium

No. 1 most popular

Sharm el-Sheikh

£74/day
Medium

No. 2 most popular

Cairo

£81/day
Medium

No. 3 most popular

Hurghada

£51/day
SUV
SUV

Best value

Sharm el-Sheikh

£92/day
SUV

No. 1 most popular

Hurghada

£97/day
SUV

No. 2 most popular

Cairo

£96/day
Large
Large

Best value

Cairo

£84/day
Large

No. 1 most popular

Sharm el-Sheikh

£117/day
Large

No. 2 most popular

Hurghada

£85/day
Van
Van

Best value

Cairo

£65/day
Van

No. 1 most popular

Sharm el-Sheikh

£128/day

Hiring a car in Egypt

Before you book your car hire, here are a few tips and rules you should know about driving in Egypt

What is the cheapest car hire agency in Egypt?

According to our data, Avis is the cheapest car hire agency in Egypt. Users who book a rental car with Avis often find prices below the £35 average daily rate each day. Depending on the city you visit, what type of car you’re interested in, and the length of your hire, you could find prices for as low as £20 each day when booking with Avis.

What is the most popular car hire agency in Egypt?

The most popular car hire company in Egypt is Sixt. This agency currently has 5 reviews, with an average customer satisfaction score of 9.5 out of 10. 47% of momondo users recently selected Sixt as their rental car company of choice for their travels in Egypt.

What car hire company in Egypt has the most locations?

Sixt has the most car hire locations across Egypt. The company has 23 locations, many of which can be found in airports and city centres. If you haven’t picked a city to visit, Cairo is the most popular destination at the moment. Cairo also has 6 Sixt car hire centres.

What side of the road do people in Egypt drive on?

Drivers in Egypt, including drivers visiting from foreign countries, are required to travel on the right. Keep in mind that driving on the opposite side can lead to both a traffic violation and serious accidents.

How good are the roads in Egypt?

As of 2019, Egypt ranked 110 out of 137 countries for road quality. Egypt received a road quality score of 3, which is based on a scale of 1 to 7, with 7 being the best possible score.

What is the drink driving limit in Egypt?

The drinking and driving limit in Egypt is 2.38 mg/l. Regions and cities within Egypt might have their own local drinking and driving laws on top of the country-wide mandated law, so be sure to check before booking your car hire. Egypt has strict laws against individuals who drink-drive when they are younger than the legal drinking age of 21.

What is the most popular type of car to hire in Egypt?

A Economy is the most popular type of car hire for those travelling to Egypt. According to our data, 35% of our users preferred a Economy over any other car type. This may be due to the activities they have planned and what the weather conditions are like in their destination city. When renting a Economy in Egypt, you can expect to pay £21 per day on average.

How much does petrol cost in Egypt?

As of last week, the average price of petrol in Egypt was £0.40 per litre. In comparison, the country with the cheapest average petrol price is Kuwait at £0.26 per litre, whereas the country with the most expensive average petrol price is Hong Kong at £1.71 per litre.


Car hire in other cities in Egypt

Need more destination ideas for your trip to Egypt? Find a car hire in these popular cities across the country
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