You have eventually selected Uganda as your next safari destination to visit in Africa and currently what’s left is what tourist attractions will you be visiting and how to reach there. Most travellers select a crafted itinerary where a skilled guide will conduct the way while another team loves the privacy, flexibility, and delight of the self-drive road trip. But before you choose whether to rent a 4×4 car in Uganda with a driver or without a driver, some vital tips will help you get a great deal for an affordable price from the right agency helping you save money and time.

⦁ Select a trusted Uganda car rental company
There are about 100 4×4 car rental companies in Kampala city alone but even tour operators deliver 4×4 car hire services in Uganda and that’s why selecting one to go with is extremely necessary before you choose which kind of car you like. Go for the first car rental company you find online, see through the different websites using search engines like Google & yahoo and then search for reviews about the car rental company from past clients. Good reviews, a navigable website, and valid addresses and contact numbers are evident signs that you can depend on and rely on the car rental company.

⦁ Select a suitable car
Once you have selected which company to rent a 4×4 car in Uganda with, then the next stage is to choose which car fits your personal interest, the number of people and multiple notably fits your budget range and the destinations you will be travelling to. Sedan cars are perfect for 3 to 5 people while safari cars such as the extended safari land cruiser, Minivan and coaster bus are excellent for small group trips.

⦁ Compare Prices
You have eventually chosen which car fits you, now it’s time to begin comparing costs from the different car rental companies. companies deliver a broad fleet of 4×4 cars at different costs especially relying on the number of seats as well as the number of days you would like to use the car. Look out for amazing discounts as well as seasonal deals. Don’t forget that the higher the number of car rental days, the lower the cost.

⦁ Book the car earlier
If you preparing on renting a 4×4 car in Uganda or any other destination for that matter, you have to ever book at least 1 to 3 weeks or months in before your day of travelling to dodge missing out on a car of your choice and this enables you to prepare earlier. You will be directed to make a partial deposit of up to 40% to assure the reservation of the car and the balance is given on arrival before they hand over the car keys to you.

⦁ Book a driver
we at FK Car Rental Uganda understand how cheap and personal a self-drive road trip is but we extremely recommend you hire a driver in Uganda for a secure and relaxing trip mainly if it’s your first time in Uganda. A driver will not be your private guard but will again act as a translator, clean the car, carry your bags and even give you some knowledge accurately about the places and their attractions you are visiting and of course, you don’t need to worry about getting lost in the middle of nowhere.

 How to confirm the car booking
Once you have approved which 4×4 car you will be using on your Uganda road trip, send us your inquiry to our email at, fill in the contact form or even call the reservations team on  Airtel;-  (+256-707457134 ), MTN;-  (+256-774784213), WhatsApp:-  (+256-775694186) and ask for the car available. You will be provided with an invoice including all details and how much to deposit and the bank account number to transfer the money to. Some Uganda car rental companies submit online payment procedures like western Union, world remit which is much more time and if you are a Ugandan, you can send money via a Mobile Money agent or simply just visit the office.

⦁ Keep In Touch with the reservations team
Once you finish the car booking and completed a deposit on any of the rental cars in Uganda, what’s left is to stay in touch with the car company reservations team. They will keep you updated so you don’t have to feel lonely when you arrive at Entebbe Airport. Even when on the road trip, the reservations team will guarantee you get anything you wanted for example in the unlikely affair of a car breakdown or crash, they will be of support to offer you that smooth road trip worth every money you pay.

So if you choose to rent a car in Uganda this 2023 season and are even bothered about how to go about it and gain an excellent Uganda Safari, we hope the above-mentioned tips should help you create a smart decision. Book a 4×4 car today online and enjoy unique deals for quality services worth every money you pay for.

To book a 4×4 car rental service or car in Uganda today, simply send us an email at or call us now at Airtel;-  (+256-707457134 ), MTN;-  (+256-774784213), WhatsApp:-  (+256-775694186) to speak or chat with our reservations team.

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