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Home > Egypt

Capital:Cairo
Currency:Egyptian pound
Population:85 million
Density:84/km2
Language:Arabic
English Speakers:35%
Country Code:20
Emergency Services:122
Drives On:Right
Time Zones:UTC +2

Car Hire in Egypt

Awaken your inner adventurer with car hire in Egypt, home to pyramids and towering Pharaohs' temples. See the Valley of the Kings in Luxor, where Tutankhamun’s tomb was discovered, and marvel at the displays in the Egyptian Museum in Cairo. Then there are the beaches along the Red Sea coast - many of them empty and bordering seas teeming with vibrant coral reefs.

Why should I book car hire in Egypt with Nova?

If you want to rent a car in Egypt without wasting time or money, choose Nova Car Hire. Nova uses the buying power of 1.5 million customers to extract huge volume discounts from some of the world’s most reputable car hire suppliers, and we pass that value on to you in the form of extremely attractive rates.

Car Hire Requirements in Egypt

Check your car hire booking confirmation document before you collect your hire car in Egypt. Bring your full, valid driving licence and car hire booking confirmation document to the collection desk. The main driver must pay the balance of your car hire(rate less deposit) using their own credit card. You should keep your licence, proof of insurance, and vehicle registration documents in the rental car at all times.

Airports in Egypt

Situated outside the capital, Cairo International Airport is the main gateway to Egypt. Other international airports in Egypt are located at Hurghada, Alexandria, Luxor, Taba, Marsa Alam, and Sharm El Sheikh.

Egypt Driving Rules & Regulations

Drive on the right in Egypt. Seat belts must be worn by drivers and passengers. The use of a mobile phone while driving is restricted to hands-free devices. Read our blog for more information on Egypt's rules of the road.

I Have More Questions. Whom Do I Ask?

Do not hesitate to contact us by phone, email, or post with any queries, or if you would prefer one of our car rental agents to book a rental car for you.

Image credit: Great Sphinx of Giza by George M. Groutas