Below are the cheapest cities to rent a car in South Africa
C$ 14 - C$ 63
Out of all the popular cities in South Africa, Johannesburg is the cheapest city to rent a car in at just C$ 14/day. Renting a car in Johannesburg is 78% cheaper than renting one in Hoedspruit where the per day rate is around C$ 63. Other fairly inexpensive cities in South Africa to get a rental car in are: Cape Town (C$ 16/day), Durban (C$ 22/day), and Port Elizabeth (C$ 29/day). While these cities typically have cheaper prices than the rest of the country, travelers looking to rent a car in Cape Town should expect to spend around C$ 16/day on their transportation. The most popular city to rent a car in South Africa is Cape Town.
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C$ 17/day in select areas
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Car Rental FAQs
What is the most popular car rental provider in South Africa?
The most popular rental car company in South Africa is Budget. With prices on COMPACT starting at C$ 17/day about 173% more people book with Budget 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 Cape Town where rental cars typically will cost around C$ 28/day (14% less than the country average). The absolute cheapest rental car price in South Africa was found in Cape Town for just C$ 15/day.
What side of the road do you drive on in South Africa?
In South Africa, drivers are expected to drive on the left side of the road.