Car Hire, Fiji - Find the Cheapest Car Rentals

(1/06/2015) in Fiji $

If you are looking to hire a car in Fiji, then you need to know the prices tend to be a little more expensive than you might expect. The reason for that, is the high import duty on vehicles. Prices to buy a vehicle in Fiji can be double (or more) than what you would pay for something similar in NZ or Australia. So hire companies naturally have to increase prices to cover the high costs of owning a fleet 

When renting a car you must make sure the car is retested with the government. This means the car must have a yellow number plate starting with the letters LR, (licence Rental) this if followed by three numbers. You will happy to know the car you will be renting has a minimum $1,000,000 Public liability insurance and a current WOF which is far more stringent then a WOF for a private car and should not fall apart before you drive 10Km out of Nadi.

 We can thank the Prime Minister of Fiji Mr Frank Bainimarama for cracking down on people renting out there extremely dangerous rust buckets private cars as rentals. I hate saying this but do not drive out of the yard with out insurance, You will under stand why very quickly.

You will get a better price if you rent for two day or longer.

List of Car Rental Companies 

Budget cars

They have nine locations across Viti Levu.

There is a pickup booth at both Nadi and Naurori international airports, as well as in the city centers.

  Prices start at

One day   $167.00  all Insurance and  Taxes inclusive but a $500 Bond.

Five day  $151.00  all Insurance and  Taxes inclusive but a $500 Bond.

Avis cars 

  Prices start at 

One day   $190.00  all Insurance and  Taxes inclusive but a $500 Bond.

Five day  $120.00  all Insurance and  Taxes inclusive but a $500 Bond.

Locally Owned Car Rental Companies

These are the smaller, locally owned rental firms. You might find that they provide similar vehicles at lower costs than the established international car hire firms. Check them out!

 We did have several companies listed here. However, due to poor customer support, fine print and hidden charges that we didn't like, and a frustrating lack of communication when trying to book.  Thay has since been removed.   Our search will continue for any other rental companies that we feel are worth recommending. All the prices were given to me over the phone, then I called into there yard to have a look at there cars and to see how clean and tidy the yard was.  

AMIS Rent-a-car, Nadi 

I found this company very professional in every way and they made me feel like a friend not a $$$ sign.  

 (1/06/2015)  Small four door car

One Day     $Fj $130.00 +$15.00 Inc +20% Govt Tax+Bond $50 

Seven Days  $Fj $55.00  +$15.00 Inc +20% Govt Tax+Bond $500

Aims have a large selection of Family Wagon,People Movers and 4x4 to chose fro

SATELLITE rent-a-car, Nadi 

I found this company a little inconstant in there pricing. The cars are well maintained and no quite the selection to chose form as AIMS, rent a car. there yard was the very tidy, but the boys were a little heavy handed with the car freshener. 

 (1/06/2015)   Small four door car 

One Day     $Fj $134.00 +$15.00 Inc +20% Govt Tax+Bond $500 

Seven Days  $Fj $55.00  +$15.00 Inc +5% Govt Tax+Bond $500

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