Johannesburg

Cheap Car Rentals in Johannesburg

Johannesburg, South Africa
4 Feb — 11 Feb
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Johannesburg, South Africa
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What is the cheapest time to rent a car in Johannesburg?

January

RM 135

February

RM 173

March

RM 169

April

RM 173

May

RM 152

June

RM 148

July

RM 169

August

RM 165

September

RM 144

October

RM 139

November

RM 131

December

RM 139

Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in Johannesburg is November. 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.

Compare available car types for hire in Johannesburg

Small cars

RM 97 - RM 391

All Car Types

RM 213 - RM 674

To hire a Small car in Johannesburg, South Africa, you would pay an average price of RM 101/day. July is the cheapest month to hire a Small car in Johannesburg, South Africa (~RM 97/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is June (~RM 391/day). In fact, July is about 5% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Small hire for Johannesburg. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Johannesburg, hiring a Small car saves you 43% in costs. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity.

Top rental agencies in Johannesburg

All major car rental suppliers in Johannesburg

Sixt

8.0
Very Good
1 review5 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.0

Comfort

8.0

Overall

8.0

Pick-up/drop-off

8.0

Value

8.0

Hertz

6.2
Okay
20 reviews10 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

6.5

Comfort

6.5

Overall

6.0

Pick-up/drop-off

5.7

Value

6.5

Avis

6.0
Okay
13 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.0

Comfort

4.0

Overall

4.0

Pick-up/drop-off

6.0

Value

8.0

Tempest Car Hire

2.0
Poor
1 review5 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

4.0

Comfort

2.0

Overall

2.0

Pick-up/drop-off

2.0

Value

2.0

GREEN MOTION

2.0
Poor
2 reviews1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

5.0

Comfort

2.0

Overall

2.0

Pick-up/drop-off

2.0

Value

2.0

Sunnycars

10 locations

Firefly

9 locations

Europcar

8 locations

Car Rental FAQs

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

Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, Sixt (8.0 rating), Hertz (6.2 rating) and Avis (6.0 rating) seem to be the best car hire companies in Johannesburg.

What are gas prices like in Johannesburg?

The average price of petrol in Johannesburg is RM 5.26/litre over the past month, costing you anywhere between RM 236 and RM 342 to fill up a car’s fuel tank.

How much does it cost to hire a car in Johannesburg for a week from Bluu?

Hiring a car in Johannesburg for a week can be a great option for travel. Bluu, the most popular car hire company for this area, offers hire cars for around RM 2,708/week on average.

How far in advance should I hire a car in Johannesburg for the best price?

Our data suggests that booking early can save you up to 20% on a hire car in Johannesburg. Take advantage of below-average prices by booking at least 5 days prior to your desired date.

Can I rent a car for a month in Johannesburg?

The length of time you can book a rental for is subject to the inventory of the supplier. When renting a vehicle from Johannesburg it should be possible to rent a car for a whole month if needed.

What car do most people hire in Johannesburg?

The most popular car chosen by those travelling to Johannesburg is Mini (Class Mini Car) based on our Cheapflights data.

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