Car Hire in Gauteng

Professional Service and excellent car hire rates from Drive South Africa. Gauteng car hire gives you the freedom and flexibility to conveniently explore Gauteng and South Africa at a pace that suits you.

Gauteng Car Rental Options

We are a specialist online car hire company, catering to both domestic and international clients. We provide a comprehensive choice of Gauteng rental vehicles from a national network of reputable and established car hire companies. Drive South Africa’s wide range of Gauteng rental cars enable us to cater to everyone’s budgets and tastes, from Gauteng luxury car rentals to the cheap Gauteng car hire market. We also offer cheap long-term car rental in Gauteng. Drive South Africa has provided tourists, visitors and working professionals with competitive car hire rates since 2002 and we only provide late model, low mileage car rental. Drive South Africa’s extensive range of rental vehicles and car hire options allow you to tailor the perfect car rental package to match your budget. Gauteng car hire offers both limited and unlimited mileage plans and multiple drop-off locations making it easy to return your Gauteng hire car anywhere in South Africa.

Drive South Africa Online Car Hire Booking System

Our simple, easy to use online booking service makes booking your car hire in Gauteng a hassle-free process. Use our online service to get car hire quotes or compare hire car prices. Once you’ve chosen to reserve a vehicle the reservation is made for you through one of our national car rental affiliates. Our affiliates are some of South Africa’s largest car rental companies, with a strong international car hire reputation, securing you nationwide roadside assistance, after-sales service, and a complete range of Gauteng rental cars to choose from. Our affiliates have branches, depots and drop-off locations located throughout South Africa. Car rental in Gauteng through Drive South Africa ensures clients receive a professional service covering customer service and roadside assistance.

Gauteng Car Hire Insurance

We provide our customers with several insurance options to cover your Gauteng car rental. Our rental vehicles come with the option of standard cover hire-a-car insurance or super cover car rental insurance, most of our Gauteng rental cars also have the option of max car rental insurance policy. A no insurance excess policy is available on our most popular rental cars.

Gauteng Car Rental Convenience

Although this is the smallest of South Africa’s nine provinces it is home to the powerhouse, Johannesburg and the administrative capital, Pretoria. Bright lights and big city life punctuate this region, there are also a variety of attractions in Gauteng and of course it provides a gateway to the world-famous Kruger National Park and several other wildlife reserves. Johannesburg International Airport sees thousands of visitors pass through her terminals each year en route to the game reserves north of the province. While connecting flights are available from Johannesburg Airport directly into the Kruger National Park, car rental from Johannesburg International Airport is a popular and convenient means of traveling around Gauteng, as well as carrying visitors to, from and around the parks and attractions of the area. If you’re planning a trip to the administrative capital and are in need of car hire Pretoria based, no problem, we can organise car hire anywhere in Gauteng. Drive South Africa has Gauteng car hire operating from Jhb Airport, as well as from locations in Pretoria and from depots providing Johannesburg city car hire. South Africa is a practical country to drive through. The distances are large, but by no means insurmountable and the fluctuating landscapes make the journey as enjoyable as the destination. Drive South Africa car hire allows you to conveniently return your rental car at multiple locations throughout South Africa, our affiliates have drop-off locations in all major towns and cities, and even in some more obscure locations. Additionally we’ve made special arrangements to allow you to cross into the following countries in your Gauteng car rental:

  • Botswana
  • Namibia
  • Mozambique
  • Swaziland
  • Lesotho
  • Zambia

Please confirm if any restrictions apply to your Gauteng car rental traveling into these countries.

Gauteng Car Hire Best Prices

We regularly compare car hire prices against other car rental companies to bring you the cheapest Gauteng car hire available. Drive South Africa has a Gauteng vacation car to match your budget. Car hire through Drive South Africa caters for high-end luxury car rental, Gauteng cheap car hire, 4x4 hire, camper rental, self-drive holidays and airport chauffeur services.

Valuable info for driving in South Africa

  • South Africans drive on the left hand side of the road
  • Operate a mobile phone whilst driving is illegal
  • Wearing a seatbelt is the law
  • The legal driving age is 18
  • Do not drink and drive
  • While driving keep to the left hand lane and pass on the right
  • Driving with your headlights on during the day makes you more visible to other drivers.
  • Most of SA’s national roads have petrol stations, with takeaways, restrooms and shops. Useful for taking breaks on long journeys.
  • Check that there is enough oil and water, and that all lights and indicators are functional and the tyre pressure is adequate.
  • Keep safe following distances
  • Never ever speed! Remember the saying; if you speed, you are a killer.
  • Speed limits on South Africa roads (unless otherwise indicated):
  • Urban roads – 60 km per hour
  • Provincial Roads – 60 – 80 km per hour
  • National Roads – 100 – 120 km per hour
  • The price of fuel do not vary between the different petrol stations.
  • While tipping the petrol station staff is customary, you can decide how much you give.

Please see our website for discount car rental Gauteng specials as well as our Gauteng Airport car rental deals, Gauteng long-term car rental rate and our Gauteng monthly car rental rate.

FAQs for Car Hire in Gauteng

Bluu Car Rental South Africa (International), First South Africa Domestic, Hertz International South Africa, Avis Car Rental International, Thrifty Car Rental South Africa (International) offer car hire in Gauteng that adhere to strict COVID-19 health, cleaning and safety standards.

You can hire a car in Gauteng from AUD 26.56 per day for a Hyundai i10 from Avis Car Rental.

The cheapest car to hire in Gauteng is the Hyundai i10 from Avis Car Rental. You can rent the Hyundai i10 from AUD 26.56 per day.

The cheapest car hire agency in Gauteng right now is Avis Car Rental. Book directly with them via Drive South Africa.

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You can hire a car at Johannesburg OR Tambo International Airport from Bluu Car Rental, First Car Rental Domestic, Hertz

You can hire a car at Lanseria International Airport from First Car Rental Domestic, Bluu Car Rental, Hertz

SUV / 4x4s car hire in Gauteng costs anything from AUD 55.57 per day to AUD 248.02 per day.

People Movers car hire in Gauteng costs anything from AUD 104.6 per day to AUD 208.79 per day.

Luxury Cars car hire in Gauteng costs anything from AUD 88.67 per day to AUD 149.14 per day.

Standard Cars car hire in Gauteng costs anything from AUD 30.65 per day to AUD 98.88 per day.

MPVs car hire in Gauteng costs anything from AUD 50.67 per day to AUD 83.76 per day.

Commercial / Bakkie car hire in Gauteng costs anything from AUD 42.49 per day to AUD 76.41 per day.

Compact Cars car hire in Gauteng costs anything from AUD 26.56 per day to AUD 45.76 per day.

It costs AUD 185.91 to hire a car for a week in Gauteng. The cheapest weekly car rental rate is for the Hyundai i10 by Avis Car Rental.

It costs AUD 796.77 per month to hire a car long term in Gauteng. The cheapest monthly car rental rate is for the Hyundai i10 by Avis Car Rental. You can pay up to AUD 796.77 per month to hire a Hyundai i10 long term in Gauteng.

Petrol costs from AUD 1.864 per litre up to AUD 1.9172 per liter in Gauteng. Diesel costs from AUD 1.9008 per litre up to AUD 1.9793 per liter in Gauteng. Last updated at 2022-12-14 11:33:31

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