In order to drive a hire car in Angola you must have a full driving licence valid in your country of residence. You will also need to obtain an international drivers licence.
Generally the minimum Angola age restriction is 18 years, but can vary between the car hire company and location. Maximum age limits apply in some locations, a young/senior driver surcharge may apply. Please check the Terms and Conditions when booking your car hire in Luanda.
Luanda to Malanje - 431kms (6hours)
Lobito to Benguela - 33kms (35mins)
Huambo to Caconda - 167kms (2hours/10mins)
General Angola driving information, laws rules and regulations:
Driving in Angola is on the right hand side of the road.
Seat belts when driving a hire car in Angola are mandatory.
At no time should you leave valuables on display in your vehicle.
Petrol stations in Angola open from 8 am to 8 pm with some stations in major cities and on the highway open 24 hours.
There are no tolls in Angola.
Do not park the car overnight on a street, always use hotel parking or a well-lit area. It is advised also not to leave any valuable in a parked vehicle.
When you book your car hire in Angola, it is important to take a look at some of the above Angola driving information, rules and regulations to ensure you have the safest possible journey.