Vehicles

4x4 Rental Cars for your adventure: We help you find the right rental car

With thousands of 4x4 rental cars to choose from, it's not easy to find the right one.

Which make of car is the best?
Do you need four-wheel drive?
And what about camping equipment?

We'll show you exactly which vehicles are the best companions for your adventure through Namibia!

4x4 Vehicles

Conquer every terrain with these robust 4x4 vehicles.

Overview

Experience the ultimate off-road adventure with this diverse selection of 4×4 vehicles. These vehicles are built to handle the toughest terrains, providing you with reliability and performance in every journey across Namibia and the southern African landscapes.

Features

These 4×4 vehicles are equipped with advanced features to ensure your comfort and safety. Enjoy amenities like air conditioning, ABS braking system, and modern connectivity options including Bluetooth and AUX. These vehicles are designed for durability and control on rugged paths.

Equipment

Each 4×4 vehicle comes fully equipped for off-road exploration. Essential gear includes tow ropes, a vehicle jack, a repair toolbox, sand tracks, a spade, and an axe. Additional equipment such as jerry cans for extra fuel ensures you are prepared for extended adventures.

Rating

Off-road driving and gravel roads
City driving
Affordability
Fuel consumption

Toyota Hilux 4x4

34options available

Details

Passengers: 2 - 5
Doors: 2 - 4
Transmission:  automatic, manual
Consumption: 7 - 14 L/100km
Engine capacity: 2.4 - 4.0 Liter

56€ -

131€

per Day

Vehicles for off-road driving

8options available

Details

Passengers: 4 - 10
Doors: 4 - 7
Transmission:  automatic, manual
Consumption: 15 - 20 L/100km
Engine capacity: 4.0 - 4.5 Liter

80€ -

168€

per Day

Vehicles with Camping Equipment

Your mobile home for the ultimate camping adventure.

Vehicles with camping equipment for 1-2 people

31options available

Details

Passengers: 2 - 5
Doors: 2 - 5
Transmission:  automatic, manual
Consumption: 7 - 15 L/100km
Engine capacity: 0.0 - 4.0 Liter

64€ -

133€

per Day

Vehicles with camping equipment for 3-5 people

26options available

Details

Passengers: 4 - 5
Doors: 4 - 4
Transmission:  automatic, manual
Consumption: 7 - 12 L/100km
Engine capacity: 2.2 - 2.8 Liter

66€ -

137€

per Day

Overview

Embark on a seamless camping experience with these vehicles equipped with top-notch camping gear. These vehicles are perfect for travelers seeking the freedom and flexibility to explore Namibia’s stunning landscapes without the need for traditional accommodations.

Features

These camping-equipped vehicles offer a blend of comfort and utility, featuring air conditioning, advanced safety systems like ABS, and modern entertainment options including Bluetooth and AUX connectivity. Designed for both driving and living, they ensure a cozy and secure camping experience.

Equipment

Each vehicle comes with comprehensive camping equipment to make your journey comfortable and convenient. This includes a spacious rooftop tent (or two), cooking gear, a portable fridge, storage space, and additional essentials like camping chairs, tables, and a gas stove. Enjoy the freedom to set up camp anywhere and enjoy the great outdoors.

Rating

Off-road driving and gravel roads
City driving
Affordability
Fuel consumption

Budget Vehicles

Affordable and reliable vehicles for budget-conscious travelers.

Overview

Explore Namibia without breaking the bank with budget-friendly vehicle options. These vehicles provide a cost-effective solution for travelers seeking to enjoy their journey while keeping expenses in check.

Features

Budget vehicles come equipped with essential features such as air conditioning, reliable safety systems, and basic entertainment options like radio and AUX connections. These vehicles prioritize functionality and economy, ensuring a dependable ride throughout your trip.

Equipment

Even on a budget, these vehicles come with necessary equipment for a comfortable journey. This includes basic tools, spare tires, a vehicle jack, and ample storage space for your luggage and travel essentials. Enjoy your adventure with peace of mind knowing you have the basics covered.

Rating

Off-road driving and gravel roads
City driving
Affordability
Fuel consumption

Toyota Hilux budget vehicles

17options available

Details

Passengers: 4 - 4
Doors: 4 - 4
Transmission:  automatic, manual
Consumption: 11 - 11 L/100km
Engine capacity: 2.4 - 2.4 Liter

56€ -

107€

per Day

Vehicles for group trips

Travel together in comfort and style with these vehicles for group trips.

Vehicles for families

3options available

Details

Passengers: 7 - 8
Doors: 4 - 7
Transmission:  automatic
Consumption: 8 - 20 L/100km
Engine capacity: 2.0 - 4.5 Liter

105€ -

156€

per Day

Vehicles for 6 people or more

4options available

Details

Passengers: 7 - 10
Doors: 4 - 7
Transmission:  automatic, manual
Consumption: 8 - 20 L/100km
Engine capacity: 2.0 - 4.5 Liter

105€ -

168€

per Day

Overview

Perfect for family vacations or adventures with friends, these vehicles for group trips offer ample space and comfort. Designed to accommodate larger parties, these vehicles ensure everyone enjoys the journey as much as the destination.

Features

These vehicles provide a more spacious interior, air conditioning, advanced safety features like ABS, and entertainment systems including Bluetooth and AUX connections. They are built to provide a smooth and enjoyable ride for all passengers, no matter the distance.

Equipment

These vehicles provide more space and more seating and storage space than other vehicle options. Additional equipment, like a fridge or freezer, additional jerry cans or other additional equipment is available with most vehicle options.

Rating

Off-road driving and gravel roads
City driving
Affordability
Fuel consumption

Vehicles for lodge trips

Experience comfort and ease with vehicles for lodge trips.

Overview

For travelers looking to enjoy Namibia’s scenic lodges and accommodations, these vehicles offer the perfect blend of comfort and performance. Ideal for reaching your destination smoothly, these vehicles ensure a pleasant journey.

Features

Vehicles for lodge trips are equipped with essential features including air conditioning, advanced safety systems like ABS, and entertainment options such as Bluetooth and AUX connectivity. These vehicles are designed to provide comfort and ease, making your travel to and from lodges a pleasurable experience.

Equipment

These vehicles come with basic equipment suitable for lodge trips. This includes ample luggage space, navigation systems, and standard safety tools. While they may not be as fully equipped as camping vehicles, they provide the necessary amenities for a comfortable and safe journey.

Rating

Off-road driving and gravel roads
City driving
Affordability
Fuel consumption

Toyota Fortuner

6options available

Details

Passengers: 4 - 45
Doors: 5 - 5
Transmission:  automatic
Consumption: 7 - 12 L/100km
Engine capacity: 1.5 - 2.8 Liter

59€ -

97€

per Day

Frequently asked questions

Renting a self-drive car in Namibia typically costs between €60 and €150 per day. The cost varies depending on the type and features of the vehicle and increases for more advanced models or those with additional features.

Depending on your route, renting a 4×4 vehicle that is well equipped for the Namibian road conditions is highly advisable. A properly equipped 4×4 vehicle allows you to reach more places safely.

Yes. Most car rental companies in Namibia offer fully equipped vehicles which include camping equipment.

There is a large selection of car rental companies in Namibia. The companies listed on GoArid offer 4×4 vehicles that are specially equipped for Namibian off-road conditions.

When renting a self-drive car in Namibia you will need a debit or credit card, your passport, and your drivers license.

In most cases you will also need to be 23 years or older.

Make sure to double check the requirements for each rental company as these may differ.

Most Namibian car hire companies are based in or around the capital city Windhoek and will offer a free service to come and collect you at the airport. From there they will take you to the place where you will collect you vehicle.

Namibia is a great travel destination all year round. High season for most travelers is from August to November, so when it comes to hiring a car this is also the time when vehicles cost more.

March to June is a beautiful time of year when temperatures and weather conditions are pleasant and you are likely to find a better deal on your rental vehicle.

Yes. You can easily purchase a SIM card which will provide you with good mobile coverage and internet across the country. You will get the best coverage with a MTC sim card which can be purchased at the airport.

Yes, Namibia is a safe country to drive in as long as you follow certain rules, such as not exceeding speed limits, especially on gravel roads, avoiding driving at night due to animals and pedestrians and in general exercising extreme caution and being “street-wise” during your trip.

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