Car Rental in Mauritius

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Cheapest Car Rental Rates

Plaisance, Mauritius Airport Car Rental
Mini
Citroen C1 or similar
Citroen C1
  • 5
  • 1
  • 4
  • A/C
  • Man.
Coastal Cars
$22.10 / per day
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Grand Bay, Downtown Car Rental
Mini
Hyundai i10 or similar
Hyundai i10
  • 4
  • 1
  • 4
  • A/C
  • Man.
Morisoleil Car Rental
$22.69 / per day
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Plaisance, Mauritius Airport Car Rental
Mini
Hyundai i10 or similar
Hyundai i10
  • 5
  • 1
  • 3
  • A/C
  • Man.
Coastal Cars
$23.48 / per day
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Plaisance, Mauritius Airport Car Rental
Economy
Nissan Micra or similar
Nissan Micra
  • 4
  • 1
  • 4
  • A/C
  • Auto.
Mauriconnect Car Rental
$23.88 / per day
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Most Popular Car Rental Deals

Plaisance, Mauritius Airport Car Rental
Economy
Hyundai Grand i10 or similar
Hyundai Grand i10
  • 5x
  • 3x
  • 4x
  • A/C
  • Auto.
Mauriconnect Car Rental
$23.88 / per day
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Plaisance, Mauritius Airport Car Rental
Economy
Toyota Vitz or similar
Toyota Vitz
  • 5x
  • 2x
  • 5x
  • A/C
  • Auto.
Mauriconnect Car Rental
$23.88 / per day
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Plaisance, Mauritius Airport Car Rental
Economy
Honda Jazz or similar
Honda Jazz
  • 5x
  • 1x
  • 5x
  • A/C
  • Auto.
Mauriconnect Car Rental
$23.88 / per day
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Plaisance, Downtown Car Rental
Mini
Hyundai i10 or similar
Hyundai i10
  • 5x
  • 1x
  • 4x
  • A/C
  • Auto.
OLA Mauritius Car Rental
$24.50 / per day
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The above prices are only approximate and were last updated at 06:00 on 2020-03-30. Prices may vary based on the booking dates, length of rental, and car class.
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    Travel Information

    Language
    Creole,
    Bojpoori
    Currency
    MUR
    Country code
    230
    Average car rental length
    9 days
    Economy car rental price
    $35.36 / per day
    Traffic direction
    Left-hand
    Speed limit out of town
    80 - 110 km/h
    50 - 68 mi/h
    Speed limit within town
    40 km/h
    25 mi/h
    Acceptable limit of BAC
    0.05%
    Rating
    10.0

    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.

    Mauritius Car Rental

    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.

    Crossing Borders

    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 $125 per day
    • Station wagons - from $44 per day
    • Large cars - from $67 per day
    • Medium cars - from $43 per day
    • People Carriers/Vans - from $59 per day
    • Premium cars - from $89 per day
    • Small cars - from $35 per day
    • SUVs - from $83 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.

    Map of Car Rental Locations

    Which is the cheapest month to rent a car in Mauritius?

    The cost of renting a car in Mauritius depends on the time of year. This graph compares price changes from month to month in order to find the best offer.
    Average Rental Price in Mauritius
    $34.71
    January
    $43.75
    February
    $36.62
    March
    $32.27
    April
    $32.67
    May
    $29.27
    June
    $35.69
    July
    $40.44
    August
    $32.23
    September
    $31.79
    October
    $18.56
    November
    $50.28
    December
    The cheapest month of the year to rent a car in Mauritius is November — prices start from $18.56 for an Economy class vehicle. This is 47% cheaper than the yearly average and 63% cheaper than renting a car in the month of December (when prices start at $50.28 for a Compact class). This information can help you identify the low season. But these are only average numbers. The exact price for your trip will depend on the length of your rental and the number of days until your rental period begins. Just enter your dates in the form at the top of the page to see exact prices and offers.

    What’s the average rental length in Mauritius?

    The average length differs from month to month. The longest rental periods are in May — an average of 11 days. The shortest are in February — an average of 7 days.
    Average Rental Length in Mauritius
    8
    January
    7
    February
    8
    March
    9
    April
    11
    May
    8
    June
    8
    July
    8
    August
    8
    September
    11
    October
    11
    November
    8
    December

    What’s the most popular time for renting a car in Mauritius?

    Discover Cars users search for cars in a lot of locations daily. We gathered this information in order to analyze car rental popularity in Mauritius. The most popular month is December, while the least popular is June.
    Popularity of Car Rental in Mauritius by Monthly Searches
    95%
    January
    299%
    February
    251%
    March
    21%
    April
    29%
    May
    19%
    June
    27%
    July
    28%
    August
    27%
    September
    56%
    October
    35%
    November
    312%
    December

    Most Popular Car Models of Rental Suppliers

    Rental Agency Model Doors Luggage Type
    NuCarrentals Suzuki Swift 2 1 Small cars
    Surprice Hyundai i20 5 1 Medium cars
    NuCarrentals Honda Freed 4 2 People Carriers/Vans
    NuCarrentals Suzuki Swift 5 1 Small cars
    NuCarrentals Hyundai Accent 4 3 Large cars
    Surprice Kia Picanto 4 1 Small cars
    Europcar Kia Picanto 4 1 Small cars
    GreenMotion Nissan X-Trail 5 3 SUVs
    Budget Hyundai i10 3 2 Small cars
    NuCarrentals Hyundai I20 4 1 Medium cars

    Our Customers Reviews

    United Arab Emirates
    Citroen C1
    July 15, 2019
    A car is very convenient in Maurituis, taxis are expensive so hire car is best
    United Kingdom
    Suzuki Alto
    May 21, 2019
    Lovely place and would highly recommend renting a car to get around to other nice areas on the island.
    Belgium
    Toyota Vitz
    April 28, 2019
    Mauritius is best seen by car
    South Africa
    Hyundai Grand i10
    April 18, 2019
    Really easy to drive around the Island and one the flexibility of having own transport

    Top 4 Suppliers in Mauritius in 2020

    NuCarrentals
    NuCarrentals
    Excellent 8.5
    +23059071291 / +23058570272
    Aéroport international Sir Seewoosagur Ramgoolam - Plaisance, Plaine Magnien
    Royal Car Rental
    Royal Car Rental
    Excellent 8.4
    Pingouin Car Rental
    Pingouin Car Rental
    Excellent 8
    Coastal Cars
    Coastal Cars
    Excellent 8

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