Most popular car type
Collision damage waiver and theft protection are insurance options that cover renters from paying high penalty fees if the car is stolen or returned damaged. Some Tangier car providers already include Collision Damage Waiver (CDW) and Theft Protection Waiver into the rental price but not all of them. We recommend always be aware of your coverage when renting a car in in Tangier.
Keep in mind that car hire excess insurances often have a deductible clause, which is the amount you’ll have to pay if something happens during the time of your rental. If you want to avoid unwanted surprises, you should consider adding a no-deductible option to your Tangier car rental.
Luxury (Audi A4 or similar) is the most frequently booked car hire type in Tangier.
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A Luxury car rental in Tangier costs $51 per day, on average.
If you're just traveling around the city of Tangier, a small, compact car is ideal for navigating the busy, narrow streets. But if you're embarking on a road trip across the country, an SUV or a four-wheel drive is recommended, especially if you're heading to the Atlas Mountains. If you're traveling with the whole family, consider a minivan.
The speed limit metropolitan areas across Morocco is typically 40 kilometers per hour (25 miles per hour), but it may be lower in certain residential areas. The speed limit on rural roads is 100 km/h (62 mph) and on highways it is 120 km/h (74 mph). Be aware of the several police checkpoints throughout the country where you'll have to slow down.
The average petrol prices in Tangier are approximately 37.22 MAD (around $3.89) per gallon. You can find lower prices of around 35.58 MAD ($3.72) per gallon, and the higher prices are usually 41.64 ($4.36) per gallon. In case you need to fill up the tank before returning the car, the closest petrol station to the airport is approximately 10 minutes away.
There are very few places where you can park on the streets in Tangier, but a parking lot or garage will give you the safety of knowing an attendant will look after your vehicle, and rates are typically very low. If possible, pick a hotel that provides parking, such as Hôtel Rembrandt. You can also leave your car on the western end of Avenue Mohamed VI, at the old harbor near the medina.