Toyota Prius for Sale in Kenya - Review, Features, Specs, and How to Import

Toyota Prius price in Kenya has remained considerably unchanged over the last two decades.

It is hard to ignore this hybrid five-seater hatchback, having had record-breaking sales around the world,

It stands out among other hybrid and electric cars mainly due to its fuel efficiency and comfortable cabin.

Toyota Prius for sale in Kenya also comes as a Plug-In Hybrid and Electric model.

It is available in 5 trims: 2020 Edition, XLE, L Eco, LE, and Limited, with the L Eco being the base model.

This model offers superb standard safety features and a couple of infotainment such as cruise control and Apple car play.

The LE trim has rear traffic alert and blind-spot monitoring features, while the XLE offers you synthetic leather upholstery and heated front seats.

Additional stylish enhancements for the 2020 Edition include two unique exclusive colors: supersonic red and wind chill pearl.

Prius limited trim has a head-up display, navigation, 11.6-inch touch screen though it does not have an android auto.

Toyota Prius Price in Kenya - Import Price for 2015 - 2020 Models

Toyota Prius, Hatchback, 1800cc, 2WD, Petrol Import Price
2015 Model From Ksh. 1.24M to Ksh. 1.74M
2016 Model From Ksh. 1.49M to Ksh. 1.99M
2017 Model From Ksh. 1.74M to Ksh. 2.24M
2018 Model From Ksh. 1.99M to Ksh. 2.49M
2019 Model From Ksh. 2.14M to Ksh. 2.64M
2020 Model From Ksh. 2.29M to Ksh. 2.79M
Toyota Prius, Hatchback, 1800cc, 4WD, Petrol Import Price
2015 Model From Ksh. 1.57M to Ksh. 2.07M
2016 Model From Ksh. 1.73M to Ksh. 2.23M
2017 Model From Ksh. 1.90M to Ksh. 2.40M
2018 Model From Ksh. 2.06M to Ksh. 2.56M
2019 Model From Ksh. 2.32M to Ksh. 2.82M
2020 Model From Ksh. 2.48M to Ksh. 2.98M

Key Benefits of Importing Your Prius with

+ Up to 20% cheaper than buying from a yard.

+ Get a clear car with undoctored mileage.

+ Escape hassles of dealing with car brokers.

+ Get the absolute latest number plates.

+ Import any car you want, including the latest models

+ Genuine, low mileage car (as low as 5,000 kms).

+ Choose from a huge variety of cars for sale in Japan.

+ Easy to get a car that matches all your requirements.

+ Guarantee that the car is accident free

+ Pay in instalments clearing when the car arrives in Kenya.

+ We handle the importation process for you

+ We handle all KRA clearance for you.

+ Get a free, 3 month insurance cover.

Contact Us and Save Over 20%

– Importing Your Car is Over 20% Cheaper Compared
to Buying from a Yard

Demerits of Importing
– You have to wait for your new car to be shipped



2021 Prius Prime XLE 5 FWD

All the trims have a 1.8 liters four-cylinder engine, electric motor, a CVT-Continuously Variable Automatic Transmission, and a FF drive.

You only get the AWD setting on the latest Toyota Prius for sale in Nairobi, Mombasa, and other places.

Its closest rivals include Hyundai Ioniq, Toyota Camry Hybrid, Toyota Corolla, Honda Fit, Hyundai Ioniq, and Toyota RAV 4.

Prius comes with a better trunk space than Toyota Corolla and Toyota RAV 4.

The Ioniq is more fuel-efficient than the Toyota Prius Hybrid for sale in Kenya but does not offer the AWD setting.

Its cabin cannot also offer the comfort available in the Prius.

The Prius beats the Toyota Camry hands down in cargo room, passenger space, price, and four-wheel drive.

Toyota Prius specs of the latest models form a worthy admiration for many drivers.

These features include; front and rear parking sensors, blind-spot monitoring, and rear cross-traffic alerts.

The 2021 model can consume 5.79l/100km and allows users to turn on to EV mode with a click of a button.

What more for Toyota Prius review in Kenya? Let’s drill down to specific benefits and specs below.

Key Benefits of Toyota Prius

  • Exceptional fuel efficiency
  • Available AWD
  • Great cargo capacity
  • The long list of standard features
  • Adult-friendly seating

Demerits of the Prius

  • Clumsy infotainment
  • Underpowered engine

Toyota Prius Price in Kenya - Nairobi, Mombasa, Kericho, and Nakuru

Here is a sample collection of Toyota Prius hybrid prices in Kenya.

  • 2015 Model: Ksh.2.3M
  • 2016 Model: Ksh.2.4M
  • 2017 Model: Ksh.2.6M
  • 2018 Model: Ksh.3.0M
  • 2019 Model: Ksh.3.2M
  • 2020 Model: Ksh.3.4M
  • 2021 Model: Ksh.3.6M

Prius car price in Kenya varies from one car seller to another. The price also depends on the car mileage, its history, and the year of manufacture.

The dealer’s location also matters. You will find that the Toyota Prius price in Mombasa is different from that of the Toyota Prius price in Nairobi.

The price is also lower based on whether the car is new or a Used Toyota Prius for sale in Kenya by owners.

You can get more value for money and various choices for this car if you import it from Japan.

Importing will help you save on the extra costs added to cater to the cars’ maintenance and mark-up costs in the showrooms.

Are you wondering where to start to import your car?

At Best Cars For Sale In, we allow you to sit back as we take care of the importation process.

You can contact us using +254-728-308-043 or visit our offices at Greec Tower 2018 Door No. D7/D8 in Ruiru Town.

We will help you save between 10-20% of the price of the total cost.

Our team of professionals has a good reputation for importing cars, such as BMW i8 Mercedes-Benz E-Class, Toyota Wish, Toyota Avensis, and Nissan Caravan. 

Toyota Prius for Sale in Nairobi and Mombasa -
Classic Toyota Prius Prime Edition for 2019

Toyota Prius Specs: Basic Specifications

Here are the specs and features of the Prius:
  • Number of Seats: 5
  • Drive Type: FF/ 4WD
  • Maximum Power:121hp
  • Engine Capacity:1798cc
  • Acceleration:1-100km/h in 10.4 sec
  • Fuel Consumption:4.5l/100km
  • Tank Capacity:43 L

Toyota Prius for Sale in Mombasa – Maximum Power

Prius powertrain comes with a combination of a 1.8L Four-cylinder engine plus an electric motor.

The combination provides enough horsepower of 121 to withstand most of the driving situations.

Toyota Prius for Sale in Nairobi Kenya – AWD/FF

All models have FF drive settings. AWD is only available in the latest models(LE and XLE trims).

Toyota Prius for Sale in Kenya – Fuel Consumption

With CVT as a standard for all models, the average fuel consumption of the Prius is 4.5l/100km.

Toyota Prius Review in Kenya – Engine Capacity

Prius has a 1.8l four-cylinder engine. It is ideal for this type of vehicle and provides services for years.

Toyota Prius Interior Review

The cabin is roomy and spacious and has high-quality materials, and comes with an attractive design.

It has an advanced airbag system to protect people in the first row. Read on to understand more specific interior features.

Comfort and Legroom

The Prius comes with comfortable seats and a spacious cabin.

You can easily access the dashboard when seated in the first row, thanks to its well-laid-out design.

The cabin provides ample legroom space for both the front and second-row seat passengers.

Seats and Child Seat

Five adults can comfortably sit on the Prius. The second row is well elevated, giving the passengers good visibility.

The rear middle seats come with a tether anchor, while the rear outboard seats consist of two latch connectors.

Boot Space

A family of five can comfortably pack their bags when going for a weekend getaway.

You can also free up more space by folding the second row. That will give you more room to put your cargo when traveling alone.

Extra Internal Features

Here is the exterior view showing additional superb interior features of the Toyota Prius Alpha for sale in Kenya.
Toyota Prius for Sale in Nairobi and Mombasa -
Prius Beautiful Interior Design with Many Features

Prius Exterior Review

The latest model has striking Quad-LED projector headlights, LED fog lights, and accent lights with a change in aerodynamic efficiency.

The 2021 Prius comes with 15-inch (17-inch on some trims), 5-spoke alloy wheels with complete wheel covers, and a pretty smooth front end.

It has heated power outside mirrors with folding features and Daytime Running Lights (DRL) with On/off features.

It provides you with an opportunity to choose from different trims and different colors.

Toyota Prius Reviews - What Past Buyers are saying

Many buyers have come forward to give their experience with Prius. We have sampled a few of their comments below.


“I wanted a fuel-efficient car with a spacious boot to help me travel with my family for Holidays. It is now two years since I made this decision. I don’t regret importing it.”

Mohammed Warsame

“With the increasing number of road accidents, it’s good to import a car with excellent safety features. I am impressed with the lengthy list of safety features in the Prius car. Thank you, BestCarsforSaleinKenya, for helping me import with ease.”

Gilbert Mogaka

“How else could I transport my groceries with ease from Kisii to Nairobi if it’s not for my Prius? I am glad I imported it.”


“I witnessed many accidents in Salgaa and Sachangwan. I searched for a car with excellent safety features and a low center of gravity to beat sharp corners. Prius was the best fit.”


“I needed an efficient hybrid that could provide a comfortable and smooth ride. Prius came in handy. I can pack my bags comfortably when going camping, thanks to its spacious boot.”

Common Questions We Get About the Prius

Here are some of the FAQs that we get on our page about this model.

1. Is the Toyota Prius a Good Car?

Yes, the Prius is a good car. It is one of the most fuel-efficient cars in the market in the hybrid class.

It is loaded with a wealth of standard tech features and offers comfortable seating and expanded cargo space than some of its rivals.

2.How Much is a Prius 2021 Model?

The starting price of the 2021 model is about Ksh. 3.0 million in Kenya. This price is not static and may vary from one showroom to the next.

It is also dependent on the model of the car, mileage covered, and the location.

3.How Many Kilometers Will a Prius Last?

For drivers who observe routine service appointments, owners have recorded 321,868 Km done without significant issues.

If you drive 277,800 Km per year, this will give you a service of over 16 years.

4.Why is the Prius so Popular?

Though not the best looking, its good grades, leadership abilities, and exceptional talent stand out from the crowd.

When the fuel prices were skyrocketing, the Prius provided an alternative. Its exceptional fuel efficiency makes it so popular.

5. Is Prius Worth the Money?

Lauded for its affordability and fuel economy, Prius saves you that extra coin you would spend on fuel.

It provides a comfortable drive and a wealth of standard infotainment and tech features.

6.How Far Can a Prius Go?

With a full tank of petrol and full charge, the 2021 model can achieve a combined drive range of 1030 Km.

In EV mode, the plug-in hybrid can cover a 40 km electric only-range. 

You can also import other models like Honda Insight and BMW X5 with us and save up to 20% of the prices in Kenya.