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Car rentals in Oshakati: All you need to know

An Oshakati car rental gives you the opportunity to go where you want, when you want. You can explore all the sights, and even see what the rest of the area has to offer. CarRentals.com has answered your most popular questions about renting a car in Oshakati. Find out the dos and don'ts of renting a car.

How can I get a bargain car rental in Oshakati?

CarRentals.com makes it easy to grab the best rates. Simply type in your travel dates and go through the list of rental car suppliers, pick the top rental locations, and find the cheapest packages Oshakati has to offer. You can also:

  • Check the mileage policy to prevent any surprises
  • Book your rental as far in advance as you can
  • Avoid airport pick-ups; they tend to be more expensive
  • Compare weekly and daily rates; you might save more if you rent the car for longer

Even a little rental car know-how can go a long way to getting you the most savings.

What rental companies have retailers in Oshakati?

From budget-friendly brands like Economy and Budget to global names like Enterprise and Sixt, CarRentals.com has some of the best brands in the business. Scan through the reviews to get an idea of which meets your needs.

What type of rental car should I get for my trip to Oshakati?

That all depends on your needs and what activities you want to do in Oshakati. If you're having a bit of trouble deciding, make sure to look over our chart below. We have compared the most popular vehicle categories for you:

What age do you have to be to rent a car in Oshakati?

Usually, to rent a car in Oshakati you must be at least 21—the same as it is across the rest of the country. If you are under 25, you might also need to pay a surcharge. Be sure to read over the supplier's terms to find what the total is before you book your rental.

Does Oshakati require rental car insurance?

When cruising through Oshakati or the rest of country, you'll need insurance. Many suppliers require that you show proof of insurance before you rent a car. Many countries require the driver to have insurance. You may be able to pay for interim insurance with the rental agency.

The major credit card issuers (MasterCard, Visa, American Express, and Discover) will generally offer coverage. But many of them have restrictions, such as not covering large vehicles like premium models or some SUVs. Be sure to call and find out what kind of coverage is offered before you head to Oshakati.

Are there different fuel policies?

Most suppliers give you a choice of fuel policies. Below is a list of the most common ones.

You will have to find a gas station close to your car rental supplier

What type of fuel policy should I choose?

At CarRentals.com, we encourage a full to full policy. You should get into your car with a full tank, and you will want to return it with a full tank. For a cheaper rate, it is best to fill up your tank before you bring the car back. Stations near or around airports or car rental places tend to have higher prices.

Is it worth getting unlimited miles?

If you want to see all that Oshakati offers, you're going to need unlimited miles. You won't have to worry about extra charges if you decide to drive all over Oshakati. Review the fine print to be certain your mileage is actually "unlimited."

Know before you go

Be sure you check a few things before you leave the lot on your Oshakati adventure. You should take time to:

  • Walk around your vehicle and determine if there is any dents or scratches. Be sure to make note of it on the paperwork, or you may get charged for it
  • Check the trunk to determine if the spare is inflated and the jack and lung wrench are there
  • Familiarize yourself with the car. Adjust the mirrors and seats, and note how to turn on the lights and windshield wipers
  • Figure out how to work the entertainment and GPS (if available). You don't want any unneeded distractions in a new city

Book your Oshakati rental car today

Use CarRentals.com to get yourself the best wheels Oshakati has to offer. Before you know it, you'll be going between the well-known restaurants, famous landmarks, and all the terrific sites in Oshakati.