Car rental at Dar Es Salaam Airport

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Top tips for renting a car at Dar Es Salaam airport

  • Getting a car rental at Dar Es Salaam Airport (DAR) offers several advantages over relying on public transportation such as buses and trains. With a rental car, you'll be able to flexibly explore the city's attractions, including the National Museum and House of Culture, Kunduchi Wet "N" Wild Water Park, and the Slipway. You'll also be able to customize your itinerary, allowing you to avoid fixed schedules and routes. With a rental car, you can also avoid the hassle of navigating crowded buses or trains and carrying heavy luggage. Furthermore, a rental car allows you to save time by eliminating the need to wait for public transportation or transfer between different modes of transport.
  • Car rentals at Dar Es Salaam Airport provide a number of amenities to cater to the needs of travelers. Upon arrival at the car rental center, you'll find spacious waiting areas and a dedicated customer service desk where friendly and knowledgeable staff are available to assist with bookings, provide information about rental policies, and answer any inquiries. Within walking distance of the car rental center, you can find a variety of dining options, ranging from casual cafes to restaurants serving local and international cuisine. In addition, there are shops where you can browse and purchase rush-hour essentials and travel accessories. You can also access financial services, ATMs, and currency exchange counters at the shopping center.
  • When returning your rental car, head east on Samora Avenue until you reach the junction with the Nelson Mandela Expressway, which will lead you straight to the airport. Once at DAR, find signage specifically directing you to the car rental return area. When you get to the designated car return zone, locate the appropriate parking spot and park your rental car. Once you've packed the rental car, head to your car rental provider's office and return the car keys while completing any necessary paperwork in the process.
  • Getting a car rental at Dar Es Salaam Airport during peak travel times can be an incredibly challenging task. Dar Es Salaam attracts a significant number of tourists and business travelers throughout the year. Peak travel times in Dar Es Salaam usually occur during major holidays, festivals, and vacation seasons, such as Christmas, New Year's, and Easter. During these times, the demand for rental cars increases, leading to limited availability and increased competition among customers, resulting in long waiting times, inflated prices, and a reduced selection of cars to choose from. It is advisable to make a prior booking to secure a rental car and avoid unnecessary stress and inconvenience upon arrival.
  • 25% of our users found rental cars at Dar Es Salaam airport for ₪243 or less
  • Book your rental car at Dar Es Salaam airport at least 1 week before your trip in order to get a below-average price

FAQs about renting a car at Dar Es Salaam airport

  • What documents do I need to rent a car at Dar Es Salaam Airport?

    You must be at least 21 years old and possess a valid driver's license from your home country, the USA, in order to rent a car at DAR. You'll also need a valid passport to verify your identity. Additionally, you should have a valid credit card in your name. Car rental providers often require a credit card as a form of payment and to hold a security deposit during the rental period. The credit card should have sufficient funds to cover the rental charges and any extra fees. In some cases, you'll need to provide the rental provider with proof of insurance coverage.

  • Where are the car rental offices at Dar Es Salaam Airport?

    At DAR, the car rental offices are conveniently located within the airport's terminal. Upon arrival, you can easily find the car rental desks situated in the arrivals area, near the baggage claim area. The available car rental providers at DAR include Autounion Car Rental, Sunnycars, 1First Car Rental, Europcar, Keddy by Europcar, and SIXT, offering travelers a variety of vehicles to choose from based on their preferences and needs.

  • Which car rentals at Dar Es Salaam Airport offer accessible services?

    Dar Es Salaam Airport car rentals prioritize accessible services to ensure a smooth and convenient experience for all passengers. These rental providers offer a variety of vehicles equipped with accessible features such as wheelchair ramps, hand controls, and spacious interiors. Some of the car rental providers with accessible services and amenities at DAR include Autounion Car Rental, Sunnycars, and 1First Car Rental.  

  • How much does it cost to rent a car at Dar Es Salaam airport?

    On average a rental car at Dar Es Salaam airport costs ₪295 per day.

Dar Es Salaam Airport car rental reviews and directory

1First Car Rental

8.9

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Julius Nyerere International Airport, Julius Nyerere Int.

+255 222 842 738

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Autounion Car Rental

7.8

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Hotel Delivery, Dar es Salaam

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JNIA Airport

+255 789 954 575

Monday08:00 - 18:00
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NBAA House- 2,3,4 Block A, Bibi titi Road

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Rita tower, Simu St

+255 783 447 239

Monday08:00 - 18:00
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Sixt

7.2

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Julius K. Nyerere Rd.

+255 784 028 219

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keddy by Europcar

6.4

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Meet & Greet At Custom Gate

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Europcar

5.3

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Dar Es Salaam Airport

+255 688 526 623

Monday08:30 - 17:30
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Meet & Greet At Custom Gate

+255 688 526 623

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Sunnycars

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Dar es Salaam Airport

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Europcar

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₪295/day

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₪243/day