Afghanistan Driving Advice and Car Hire Info

The research for this website was carried out mainly in 2011 and 2012. Therefore there is a good chance that much of the information may now be out of date. This is particularly true of countries in the developing world, especially Asia, Africa and parts of South America where conditions can change often. Also, the political climate in many countries has changed a lot in recent years. Therefore the information on this website should be treated with caution. You should always check with your Government’s website or the UK Foreign office travel advice website before finalising plans to drive abroad.

Driving in Afghanistan
The UK foreign office advice in place at December 2013 advises against all travel to parts of the country and only essential travel to the rest.Whilst the security situation has improved, its still therefore not the  place for an unaccompanied self drive trip at present, unless detailed planning has been undertaken. Afghanistan has always been on my list of countries with no self drive rental option, but a sign of the progress made in recent years is that there is now a company, below, offering self drive .If you are travelling to the country, you obviously need to get the lowdown on the situation in the regions your visiting and consider what security arrangements you need to make.

Afghanistan Car Rental

In December 2013, this company were advertising ‘Our vehicles can be hired for any purpose, with driver or without.You may chose to hire a car from Afghan Logistics & Tours for self-driving in Kabul, on a daily or monthly basis.’

This company also seem to offer self drive-

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