With a car rental in Morocco from Sixt you can make the most of a holiday to this fascinating and diverse country. Our car rental deals in Morocco give you the chance to experience the sights of its snow-capped mountains, deserts and ancient cities. Rent a car in Morocco from our convenient pick up locations which you can see on our branch menu below. Read on for more information on our comprehensive services and gather helpful information for your trip.
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With branches in major cities, airports and tourist destination, car rental in Morocco couldn't be easier with Sixt. Our rental fleet is maintained to the highest standards and features premium brands and a wide selection of vehicles. Browse our selection and securely book online. Then you can use the information on this page to help you plan your trip. We offer insights on how to get the most from your rental car, with details on driving conditions, suggested places of interest and simple ways to enjoy your car rental in Morocco.
Whether heading for the coast, traveling to the Atlas mountains or exploring historic cities, you find the right rent a car in Morocco with Sixt to fit your plans. When you have settled on your ideal rental car, our list of optional add-ons will help you tailor it to your requirements. You might want to increase your protection with our enhanced insurance packages or include an additional driver to share time at the wheel. Navigation systems and child seats are also available to tack on to your rental vehicle. Whatever your preference, booking in advance is the best way to ensure availability and benefit from our best car rental deals in Morocco.
When you rent a vehicle in Morocco with Sixt, we ask that you bring along a valid ID card or passport as proof of identity. The renter and any additional drivers will also need a valid driving license. If your license uses a non-Roman alphabet, it will have to be accompanied by an International Driving Permit.
You will need to be at least 21 years of age and have held your license for two years to drive a Sixt rental vehicle in Morocco. Further age restrictions apply depending on the class of vehicle and these will be highlighted in the booking engine at time of reservation. Younger drivers may also incur additional charges.
We accept payment by American Express, VIsa and MasterCard/Eurocard credit cards. We do not accept Diners Club credit cards, prepaid cards or debit cards.
All accidents need to be reported to the police, who can be reached by dialing 19. You must report the accident even if no other vehicle was involved. You must also complete the Accident Report Form supplied with your vehicle and inform Sixt staff of any damage to the vehicle.
TIP: It is generally cheaper to rent a car at least three months before any high season. Free cancellation up to 24 hours before collection is almost always possible, but is dependent on the chosen tariff.
Driving in Morocco is a great way to see the country but some care is required. Routes between major cities are generally in good condition but minor roads can be hazardous. Traffic in cities can be extremely congested. The major cities are connected by tolled expressways and you can find out beforehand how much your route will cost. Be aware most signs will be posted in Arabic and French. Here are some of the main roadways:
Volubilis is an ancient Berber / Roman city and a UNESCO World Heritage Site. It dates from the 3rd century BC and was once the capital of the kingdom of Mauretania. Partially excavated, it is a fascinating place to learn more about the ancient history of the region. The Hassan II Mosque in Casablanca is a stunning building, completed in 1993. It is the tallest mosque in the world and has a laser directed towards Mecca on top of its minaret. Ait-Benhaddou is a fortified village on the ancient caravan route between the Sahara and Marrakesh. Inside the walls you will find merchant's houses and narrow shaded streets. It is a stunning example of Moroccan clay architecture and has been featured in many films. Medersa Ben Youssef in Marrakesh is a 14th century Islamic college, renowned for its impressive architecture with cedar, marble and stucco carvings covering the walls. It was one of the most important Islamic colleges and it is thought up to 900 students were taught here at any one time. It has been extensively renovated and is now open to the public.
The Valley of the Roses at Kelaat M'Gouna is famous for its stunning Damask roses, extending in rows for 3,000 miles. More than 4,000 tons of rose petals are harvested in the area every year for use in various rose-scented products. When the roses are in bloom the aroma is unforgettable. The Anti-Atlas mountains at Taroudant offer a spectacular drive through gorges and mountain passes with tumbling streams. The area is also known for its birds of prey and kingfishers and has fabulous hiking trails. Aghroud Beach at Agadir is a beautiful stretch of sand and is a favorite with tourists. Merzouga is a village in the Sahara desert in the south of Morocco. It is famous for the nearby Erg Chebbi sand dunes, which reach heights of 1,000 feet and extend for 30 miles. Visitors take camel safaris into the dunes and are able to sample traditional Berber life.
Morocco has a huge variety of urban and wild landscapes, making it a popular choice as a film location. For example, "The Mummy (1999)" was filmed in Erfoud and Marrakesh, while Agadir, Casablanca, Marrakesh and Rabat provided locations for "Mission Impossible 5-Rogue Nation (2015)". Carrie and the girls were filmed at the Medina in Marrakesh and in Mergouza for the 2010 "Sex and the City 2."
Sixt does not allow cross border rentals from Morocco. you can find more information on our Rental Information page.