car hire in Mozambique

Tips for driving your rental car in Mozambique

If you're travelling to Mozambique, a rental car is the best way to reach all the spots this country has to offer. Mozambique is a very interesting country to explore and its capital city Maputo counts 1,076,689 inhabitants. In Maputo lives 4,5% of the entire country's population, which counts over 24,100,000 inhabitants. In Mozambique the language spoken most widespread is portuguese but people also speak creole. The time zone in Mozambique is GMT+02:00 so make sure you adjust your watch at landing. We suggest adjusting your watch before take-off to help conquer jetlag! The electric plug type in Mozambique is C / F / M and the electric voltage is 220 V, so it could be a good idea to bring an adaptor with you to protect your devices' lifetime. The calling code in Mozambique is +258, make sure you note this down as it can come useful at times.

More travel information about Mozambique

With a fuel cost in Mozambique averaging at 1,17 GBP, driving around the country won't break the bank. Mozambique shares its land borders with Malawi, South Africa, Swaziland, Tanzania, Zambia and Zimbabwe, which mean there are plenty of road trip options for travellers wishing to explore a little further. Before crossing any border, please make sure that this is in line with the terms and conditions of your car hire as these might vary according to the supplier you rent your car from. The roads stretch for 18,847, which ranks Mozambique as the 97th country in the world with the longest road system. This amount of road will let you drive across the country and discover its wonders, secret spots and the delicious local tastes. Please note that in Mozambique there is a left-hand traffic law - it's important to know that the currency is the Mozambican Metical (MZN). Speed limits in town are 60 km/h and on motorways they are 120 km/h. Bear in mind that in Mozambique, speaking on the phone while driving is allowed therefore we recommend caution at any time.

UNESCO World Heritage Sites in Mozambique

Mozambique boasts one UNESCO sites which confirm this country's important heritage. Should you visit this country for leisure you can't miss a spot like the cultural site of Island of Mozambique. Find the perfect car for your trip. We offer a wide range of vehicles, including 12 seaters which are perfect for happy groups.