The driving licence requirements in Zambia state that you must have a full driving licence that is valid in your country of residence.
To hire a car in Zambia you need to be at least 21 years old and have held your license for over a year. Some suppliers may charge a young drivers surcharge for drivers younger than 25 years old.
Ndola to Lusaka - 319kms (4hours)
Chingola to Kitwe - 51kms (45mins)
General Zambia driving information, laws rules and regulations:
Driving in Zambia is on the left hand side of the road.
Seat belts when driving a hire car in Zambia are mandatory.
The use of a mobile phone while driving is prohibited, with the exception of a hands-free system.
Drivers are to carry at all times while driving, a valid drivers licence, registration documents and insurance documents.
Petrol stations in Zambia are easy to find in the main towns and cities, though keep in mind that they're almost non-existent in many parts of the country, and so always remember to carry enough fuel to get you to your destination.
There are no tolls in Zambia, making driving a car hire in Livingstone simple.
In major cities, street parking is sometimes paid, and there are also parking lots where you can leave your vehicle.
Domestic one-way car hire within Zambia is possible. Some restrictions and charges do apply. International one-way car hire is not permitted.
When you hire a car in Chingola, it is important to take the time to look through the above Zambia driving information, rules and regulations, to ensure you have the safest possible journey.
*Rates shown are per day, based upon a 7-day car hire. Taxes and additional surcharges may apply.