Car rental where every cost is included, no hidden fees and free cancellations/amendments up to 24-48 hours before you are supposed to pick up the car. An easy and safe booking of rental cars online. Autoprio.com can offer rental cars in cities, ferry terminals, travel centers and airports in Cameroon.
We compare rental car prices and car rental from several companies in all popular destinations in Cameroon, and find the best prices on rental cars. Search for and book in cities and communities such as, Douala, Yaoundé, Garoua, Kousséri, Bamenda, Maroua, Bafoussam, Mokolo, Ngaoundéré, Bertoua, Edéa, Loum, Kumba. We list prices from companies that are safe and quality assured so that there will not be any problems when you arrive.
More about Cameroon
Cameroon (Republic of Cameroon) is a country with approximately 19,294,000 inhabitants and is located in Africa. Total surface/area 475,440 km² / 183,568 mi². It is the 16th largest country on Africa when it comes to inhabitants and the 24th largest regarding its surface. The capital is Yaoundé which has 1,299,400 inhabitants. It consists of ten regions/states/counties and the largest are Centre, Littoral, Far North, North-West Region, West Region, South-West Region, East, South, Adamaoua Region and North Region. Cameroon is the 58th largest country on when it comes to inhabitants and the 55th largest regarding the surface. Other names for this country is République Unie du Cameroun, Cameroun, Republic of Cameroon, Federation of the Camerouns, République Fédérale du Cameroun, Federal Republic of Cameroon, United Republic of Cameroon. Different languages that are used are e.g. French, English. Mount Oku (3011 m / 9,879 ft), Mont Mekoua (2703 m / 8,868 ft), Neshele (2621 m / 8,599 ft), Chappal Waddi (2419 m / 7,936 ft) and Lekwé Khi (2271 m / 7,451 ft) are the five highest mountains of the country. Weather and maps of cities, the country etc. in Cameroon. Get suggestions on experiences, attractions, museums and destinations that could be worth a visit during your trip to the country. Has neighboring countries such as Chad, Central African Republic, Gabon, Equatorial Guinea, Republic of the Congo, Nigeria. Is it included in the price to cross national borders? Usually not, the car rental company may charge a fee to cross national borders to Chad, Central African Republic, Gabon, Equatorial Guinea, Republic of the Congo, Nigeria. All additional costs are paid directly at the rental desk in the local currency, Franc (XAF). It is stated in the rental terms and during the booking whether it is allowed to cross national borders and to which countries. Sites on internet often have the domain ending .cm. To buy and make purchases, the currency Franc (XAF) is used. The five largest communities are Douala (c. 1338100 pop), Yaoundé (c. 1299400 pop), Garoua (c. 436900 pop), Kousséri (c. 435500 pop), Bamenda (c. 393800 pop). Do you need to make a call? To make a call with a phone you use the country code +237.
Tourist attractions & activities in Cameroon
Cheap car rental with unlimited mileage in Cameroon
There are many different models and sizes of cars to choose from. Fleet list in Cameroon: 5 seater minivan (5 seat minivan), Premium cars (Premium), Fullsize cars (Fullsize), Compact cars (Compact), Mini elite, 7 seater minivan (7 seat minivan), Mini cars (Mini), Estate, Intermediate elite, Special cars (Special), Cargo van, Hybrid cars, Compact elite, Electric cars, Exotic cars (Exotic), Convertible, Luxury elite, SUV / Jeep (SUV), Medium SUV, Small-medium truck-lorry (Small-medium truck), Minivan, Large truck-lorry (Large truck), Small SUV, Moped, Economy cars (Economy), Economy elite, Standard cars (Standard), 9 seater minivan / Minibus (9 seat minivan), Luxury cars (Luxury), Fullsize elite, Intermediate. Big cities and popular destinations have more car types to choose from. If you want to rent a luxury car then search at the major airports and the most popular destinations in the major regions such as Centre, Littoral, Far North, North-West Region, West Region, South-West Region, East, South, Adamaoua Region and North Region etc. It can also be harder to find and book special cars during peak season, if you do not search well in advance, before you need your rental car.
Cars you can rent in Cameroon are e.g. Large truck-lorry, Compact elite, Mini elite, etc. Economy cars: e.g. Hyundai i20, Toyota Yaris, Small-medium truck-lorry, Intermediate elite, Luxury elite, Fullsize cars, Fullsize elite, Luxury cars, Estate, Convertible, etc. Standard cars: e.g. Citroen C5, Peugeot 508, Toyota Avensis, etc. Compact cars: e.g. Toyota Corolla, Nissan Tiida, Special cars, Cargo van, Medium SUV, Moped, etc. SUV / Jeep: e.g. Hyundai iX35, Nissan X-Trail, Daihatsu Terios, Toyota Land Cruiser, Exotic cars, Electric cars, Hybrid cars, Small SUV, Mini cars, Premium cars, 5 seater minivan, 9 seater minivan / Minibus, 7 seater minivan, Economy elite, etc. Intermediate: e.g. Chevrolet Cruze, Toyota Hilux Double Cab 4WD, Minivan, etc. However, in smaller cities and on islands like Tiko Island, Masonjo Island, Soden Island, Schiess Island, Île Pongo, Pon, Piparla, Otérou, Nkoloboko, Nicol Island, Mondoleh Island, Minjame, Mbégé, Île Malimba, Lucke Island, Kule Kule Islet, Katéla, Kabanha, Inikoi Island, Hyoma Nawétia, Fiari Island, Ewuru Island, Ile Djébalé, Île Dibongo, Campton Island, Île Bouhangué, Pirate Island and Baténa etc, the range is smaller.
What to consider when looking for rental cars in Cameroon?
If you already have decided to rent a car in Cameroon before you leave and want to part as little as possible, you ought to book a car before you leave. First of all, you should try booking your car online. It is often the cheapest, easiest way to look for and compare, and it saves you time. If your car is supposed to be collected at an airport such as Douala International Airport, Yaounde, Yaoundé Airport, Garoua Airport, Bamenda, Salak Airport, Bafoussam Airport, Ngaoundéré Airport, Bertoua Airport and Nkongsamba, you should book before you leave. One search shows many options. We compare, for example, these companies in Cameroon: Hertz, Avis, Europcar.
Car driving and traffic regulations
Renting and driving a car is usually easy and effortless, but as in all countries there are many traffic regulations in Cameroon you must follow. If you are going to visit and drive in large cities such as Douala, Yaoundé, Garoua, Kousséri, Bamenda, Maroua, Bafoussam, Mokolo, Ngaoundéré, Bertoua, Edéa, Loum, Kumba, prepare yourself for a lot of traffic, especially in rush hour and that it is sometimes difficult to find parking. Try to memorize the most common parking and traffic regulations before you leave to ensure that your car trip is safe, and to avoid trouble with the police.
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Frequently asked questions about car rental in Cameroon
Which optional extras are available in Cameroon?
The availability of optional extras depends on the car rental agent and even if they are booked online they are not guaranteed. The following extras can be booked online: Additional driver, Booster seat, Child toddler seat, Infant child seat, GPS – Satellite Navigational System, Ski Rack, Snow Chain Set, Snow Tyres, Wi-Fi Access, Luggage / Roof Rack. Please note that most of the optional extras are not included in the rental price and can be purchased at the time of booking or at the rental desk in Cameroon. The cost of the optional extras are displayed at time of booking in the Rental Conditions.
Can I rent a car if I’m under 25 or over 75 in Cameroon?
Yes, most car rental agents have a minimum age limit of 21 years for rentals. However, requirements may vary depending on the car rental agent and destination country. Please note that there may be additional charges if the main driver is under 25 or over 75 years old to cover the extra insurance cost. Any additional fee will be mentioned at the time of booking under summary of charges before you confirm the reservation.
Where can I purchase car rental insurance in Cameroon?
We recommend purchasing the damage refund insurance at the time of booking. Our insurance partners offer a complete damage refund insurance package which is up to 50% cheaper than what you would pay at the rental supplier’s desk. The insurance cost and conditions will be displayed at the time of booking.
Are there extra charges for drop-off at a different location in Cameroon?
Yes, in most cases the car rental agent will charge an extra fee if you wish to return the vehicle at a different location. We will clearly state whether the one-way fee is included in the rental price or what additional cost may arise at the time of booking.
Can I book without a credit card in Cameroon?
Yes. You can make a booking without a credit card. Note that, even if you choose to pay by debit card, you will have to provide a valid credit card in the driver’s name at the time of pick-up since the rental agent requires a credit card from which to take the rental deposit. Credit cards accepted for pick-up are MasterCard, Visa, and in some cases American Express.
Car rental companies we compare in Cameroon
Europcar, Avis and Hertz are the companies that autoprio.com compares in Cameroon.