South Africa

Cheap Car Rentals in South Africa

Johannesburg, South Africa
Jul 1 — Jul 8
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What are the rental car prices for popular cities in South Africa?

Below are the cheapest cities to rent a car in South Africa

Price

₱582 - ₱2,038

Out of all the popular cities in South Africa, Cape Town is the cheapest city to rent a car in at just ₱582/day. Renting a car in Cape Town is 71% cheaper than renting one in Port Elizabeth where the per day rate is around ₱2,038. Other fairly inexpensive cities in South Africa to get a rental car in are: Johannesburg (₱728/day), Durban (₱875/day), and Port Elizabeth (₱2,038/day). While these cities typically have cheaper prices than the rest of the country, travelers looking to rent a car in Durban should expect to spend around ₱875/day on their transportation. The most popular city to rent a car in South Africa is Durban.

What is the cheapest time to hire a car in South Africa?

January

₱1,855

February

₱2,236

March

₱2,182

April

₱2,236

May

₱1,964

June

₱1,745

July

₱1,691

August

₱1,582

September

₱1,636

October

₱1,745

November

₱1,855

December

₱2,073

Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in South Africa is August. The most expensive time to rent a car is February. The cheapest prices for each month are shown above, but prices will vary based on availability, how far out you book your rental car, and of course, car type.

Car Rental FAQs

Which car rental company is considered to be the best in South Africa?

Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, 1First Car Rental (10.0 rating), Thrifty (10.0 rating) and Europcar (10.0 rating) seem to be the best rental car companies in South Africa.

What is the most popular car rental provider in South Africa?

The most popular rental car company at South Africa is Hertz. With prices on SUV starting at ₱1,366/day about 317% more people book with Hertz than other companies in the country.|1#The most popular rental car company in South Africa is Hertz. With prices on SUV starting at ₱1,366/day about 317% more people book with Hertz than other companies in the country.

What is the cheapest city to get a rental car in South Africa?

At ₱1,158/day, it is 31% cheaper on average to rent a car in Cape Town than any other city in South Africa. The cheapest price found in South Africa was for ₱649/day in Cape Town.

What side of the road do you drive on in South Africa?

Cars travel on the left side of the road in South Africa.

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