About Travel 256
Frequently Asked Questions
Services Offered
  • Travel 256 is an independent travel agency, boasting over 10 years of  Uganda/Rwanda travel experience to the benefit of our clients. We are licensed by the Ministry of Tourism, Kampala City Authority Wildlife and Heritage in Uganda as Tour Operators and proud Members of AUTO (Association Of Uganda Tour Operators)  It’s key to note that, we are free to select hotels, safari lodges, guest houses from any provider in Uganda we think is appropriate for our client's interest and budget. As soon as a client shares with us the specific Uganda attractions you are keen on seeing, we will then work with you step by step to select the right accommodation and also customize just the right safari for you. Keep in mind that our main objective here is guide you to your dream safari as simply as possible. Our blog keeps you updated with the latest Car news in Uganda and price updates to make sure you dont miss out on anything new in any location around the country.

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  • Frequently asked Questions from clients wishing to Rent or hire a Car in Uganda

    Below is a list of the most frequently asked questions by those who would like to rent a car in Uganda

    Q. Why Rent A car in Uganda?

    A. Renting your own Car gives you the freedom and flexibility to decide on where you travel and what you see and do at your own pace.You are in charge of how much time you wish to spend at a particular attraction(that if you plan on visiting one).

    Q. Can i pre-book my car rental or should I book when i arrive in th country

    A. rent a Car Uganda offers you the chance to pre-book your car before you even enter the country. We offer the best car hire prices which saves you from the wandering around the city looking for other car hire dealers who may charge you more.

    Q. Can I return the rental vehicle early?

    A. Yes, this is possible however no refund of unused rental days is allowed by car rental companies.

    Q. What kind of fuel will my rental car require?

    A. Rental cars with most suppliers will come in both petrol and diesel models, which can usually be requested at the time of booking. Although in many cases no guarantee can be given, depot staff will do their absolute best to provide a car with the fuel type requested. In the case of Car Leasing, fuel type is guaranteed to be exactly what you selected.but aall our cars are given out less fuel and \no refund in case you return the car with your fuel, please note that in mind while fueling the car.

    Q. Do I require an International Driving Permit?

    A. An International Driving Permit (IDP) is proof that you hold a valid drivers licence in your home country at the date of issue of the IDP. This should be carried with your domestic drivers licence. It is a very useful travel document and is required or recommended for many countries when hiring a motor vehicle.

    Q.How do I receive confirmation?

    A.You will be sent an email shortly after booking to confirm your booking details in full including the collection point etc. However, if for some reason you do not receive this (sometimes emails go to spam boxes etc.) please contact us by emailing info@rentacaruganda.com or calling +256758660020

    Q. Do I need to take out Travel Insurance?

    A. Yes, this is strongly recommended and your travel agent is the best person to advise on the right policy for your holiday vacation.

    Q. Why do I need Travel Insurance when the car is already insured?

    A. In most countries an 'excess' will apply in the event of an accident or theft of the vehicle. This is the renter's responsibility, however many travel insurance policies now have provision to cover you for car rental excess up to a specified amount. Therefore,in case of an accident the company's insurance pays %60 and if the damage is out of the clients negligence , the client pays %40 if the excess was applied, you have the option to claim it back on your travel insurance policy. Alternatively, ask rentacaruganda.com for their Hire Car Excess Insurance rate to cover damage and theft.

  • Car Rental & Self Drive Services

    Conference Management and Transfers

    Day trips (with Pub / Lunch stops arranged)

    Sightseeing tours on daily rates

    Night out trips (with Pub / Dinner stops arranged)

    Local or long distance trips up country trips

    Excellent discounts for low-season requirements




Self Drive

A self drive safari is unique way to explore Uganda on your own and in your time. Travel 256 is a trusted Car rental agency specializing in organizing self drive trips and guided Uganda tours for solo travelers and small groups at the most affordable rates.


Car Hire Locations

Rent A Car Uganda offers car hire services to all districts and tourist destinations in Uganda.Whether it's a national park or remote place you want to visit..Do you want to drive yourself or require a Chauffuer ? We Got you covered


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Get in touch with our expert consultants to hire a car of your choice- Email to info@rentacaruganda.com or Call us on Tel +256-701367970 for any inquiries, booking or free car rental quotes. Guaranteed low prices and discounts


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P.o.Box 33137 Kampala Uganda Tel. +256 772367972 Mob.+256701367970 Email info@rentacaruganda.com