Car Rental in Mauritius
Cheapest Car Rental Rates
Most Popular Car Rental Deals
Why rent a car in Mauritius?
Having a car in Mauritius will let you discover this tropical island at your own pace. The island is small and well-connected by a road network, so the travel distances are small, yet you’ll discover a surprising variety of culture and nature.
Top ways to enter Mauritius
Mauritius Airport: The only international airport on Mauritius is located in Plaisance and is about an hour’s drive away from Port-Louis. It hosts flights to and from many destinations in Africa, Europe, and Asia.
Top cities and places to visit
- Blue-Bay: Famous as a spot for snorkeling and doing other water sports, Blue-Bay is also where you can sample the delicious Mauritian cuisine, a mixture of French, Indian, and African influences. Locals say that you have to look for the best restaurants outside of the main tourist areas.
- Port-Louis: The capital of Mauritius is small and cozy. Its art spaces and museums are the best places to learn about the island’s culture and history.
- Bel Ombre: Home not only to wild beaches, but also impressive mountains, the area around Bel Ombre village is home to Frédérica Nature Reserve.
- Rivière Noire: Also known as the Black River District, the westernmost part of Mauritius has the scenic Tamarin Falls, as well as unique dunes and gorges.
- Pereybere: Located on the northern tip of the Mauritius island, Pereybere and its surrounding beaches offer world-class diving opportunities.
Most popular rental car
The most popular rental car in Mauritius is the Hyundai i10, but the Toyota Vitz and the Citroen C1 are also popular.
As an island country, Mauritius doesn’t have any neighbors, so there are no land borders to cross.
Most popular types of rental car
The most popular rental car type in Mauritius is an economy, but travelers also tend to pick mini and intermediate.
Top driving routes
Plaisance - Grand Baie (70 km / 43 mi) Mauritius is famous for its beaches, but the route between these two popular tourism destinations will let you explore more of the inland.
Car Rental Prices
- Convertibles - from $132 per day
- Station wagons - from $42 per day
- Large cars - from $55 per day
- Medium cars - from $40 per day
- People Carriers/Vans - from $52 per day
- Premium cars - from $88 per day
- Small cars - from $31 per day
- SUVs - from $77 per day
How can I save money on my rental car?
You can do a number of things to get a good car rental deal in Mauritius:
- Compare rates
- Book your rental car well in advance
- Plan your route before you go
- Know your fuel and mileage requirements
- Visit on the month when the rental prices are the cheapest. Visit on the month when the rental prices are the cheapest. According to our data, visiting Mauritius is the cheapest in October when renting a car is about 30% cheaper than the yearly average.
Top 6 Most Popular Cities in Mauritius
Top Most Popular Locations in Mauritius
Map of Car Rental Locations
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Most Popular Car Models of Rental Suppliers
|Surprice||Hyundai i20||5||1||Medium cars|
|NUCarrentals||Suzuki Swift||2||1||Small cars|
|Surprice||Kia Picanto||4||1||Small cars|
|Surprice||Perodua Alza||5||1||People Carriers/Vans|
|Surprice||Honda Freed||4||2||People Carriers/Vans|
|Surprice||Suzuki Ertiga||5||1||Large cars|
|GreenMotion||Datsun Go||4||1||Small cars|
|Budget||Hyundai i10||3||2||Small cars|
|Surprice||Nissan Almera||5||2||Large cars|
|Surprice||Hyundai Accent||5||1||Large cars|