South Africa

Cheap Car Rentals in South Africa

Johannesburg, South Africa
13 Jul — 20 Jul
Same drop-off
Johannesburg, South Africa
Wed 13/7
Wed 20/7
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South Africa car rental prices in popular cities

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


RM 162 - RM 456

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


RM 150


RM 181


RM 176


RM 181


RM 158


RM 150


RM 136


RM 128


RM 132


RM 141


RM 150


RM 167

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 car hire companies in South Africa.

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

The most popular car hire company at South Africa is 1First Car Rental. With prices on COMPACT starting at RM 142/day about 395% more people book with 1First Car Rental than other companies in the country.

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

When visiting South Africa, it is typically cheapest to rent your car in Port Elizabeth where rental cars typically will cost around RM 208/day (37% less than the country average). The absolute cheapest rental car price in South Africa was found in Port Elizabeth for just RM 198/day.

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

Cars in South Africa are to be driven on the left side of the road.

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