We offer car hire in the two principal cities in Angola which are Luanda and Benguela. Car hire is available both in the cities themselves and at the international airports located there.
Do be aware of FCO advice when considering travelling in the country, as unaccompanied trips to many areas are considered hazardous.
Angolan car rental requires a full, relatively clean driving licence valid in your country of residence. An International Driving Permit is compulsory for holders of driving licenses not incorporating a photograph and also recommended for photocard licence holders - for more information see the AA Website
Most car hire firms have a minimum age limit of 18 in Angola, but this can vary depending on the company you are using. Maximum age are also applied by certain companies.
Tips for driving in Angola
Driving is on the right hand side of the road in Angola
Both drivers and passengers must wear seat belts
There are no toll roads in Angola
Outside major cites petrol stations tend to open from 8am to 8pm
FCO advice is not to leave valuables or belongings on display in your car in Angola.
Petrol stations in Angola open from 8 am to 8 pm with some stations in major cities and on the highway open 24 hours.
This content was last reviewed on 04/10/2021