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 Marrakech 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 Marrakech.
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 Marrakech car rental.
Economy (Hyundai i10 or similar) is the most frequently booked car hire type in Marrakech.
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A Economy car rental in Marrakech costs ₹ 1,603 per day, on average.
A Compact car rental in Marrakech costs ₹ 1,964 per day, on average.
A Intermediate car rental in Marrakech costs ₹ 3,391 per day, on average.
A compact sedan will best help you navigate the traffic congestion and tight parking spaces in the city. A car such as the Fiat Panda or Peugeot 208 will provide you with tons of flexibility for changing lanes and will help you get the most of the space available on Marrakesh roads -- without not sacrificing internal space, as there is room for five passengers.
Unless otherwise indicated, the speed limit in urban and residential areas is 40 km/h (24 mph). On rural roads the maximum speed is 100 km/h (62 mph), while on motorways such as the A3, which connects Marrakesh to Casablanca, the speed limit can reach 120 km/h (74 mph). Be mindful of your speedometer as police are known to patrol the highways and will issue you a fine if you are driving too fast.
You can expect to pay approximately 10.70 Moroccan Dirham per liter, which equates to approximately $4.26 USD per gallon. If you are heading back to the airport to return your car and are required to do so with a full tank of gas, there is a 24-hour gas station located on Route d’Essaouira, which is less than a 10-minute drive from the airport.
Since finding a park close to the old town can be an exhausting process, it is recommended that you either leave your car at your accommodation and venture into the city center via public transport, or use a secure parking lot such as the one beneath Gueliz Plaza. The underground parking lot at Gueliz Plaza is affordable and charges approximately 5 Moroccan Dirham ($1.60 USD) per hour.