Why Drive South Africa?

Quick, easy and efficient – compare & save from Southern Africa's top rental brands.

Quick and easy

Quickly and easily search & compare on Southern Africa's largest vehicle base.

Best prices

Make an informed decision & save money on your next car, 4x4 or camper rental.

Effective and useful

We are proud of our 5-star customer satisfaction rating of more than 6,000 travelers per year.

Welcome to Drive South Africa, where each trip is an extraordinary experience. We’re Southern Africa’s vehicle hire specialists and we have over 20 years of know-how. So, whether you need a nippy hatchback for a city escape or a bundu-ready 4×4, we’ve got it all.

We’re all about personalised attention and knowledgeable help. Our team of expert consultants strives to make your travel experience better. Let’s get you behind the wheel so you can relish everything Southern Africa has to offer!

Our Rental Options

Explore our wide range of rental options, from standard cars to luxury vehicles, 4x4s and campers. Find the perfect rental car for your journey across Southern Africa. Navigate effortlessly to secure reliable vehicles for your adventure.

Car Hire

Find the best deal in each car group from Southern Africa’s top car hire companies.

Luxury Car Hire

Drive in comfort and style in any of the luxury cars offered in Southern Africa. Convertibles, luxury sedans, sports cars, luxury SUVs and 4x4s.

4×4 Hire

The largest range of 4x4s to choose from in Southern Africa, each with a unique configuration. Find the right vehicle for your next 4×4 adventure.

Camper Hire

From 2-berths to 6-berths. Choose a camper with all the modern comforts you need. Many include the kitchen sink.

What We Can Offer You

At Drive South Africa, we pride ourselves on providing exceptional vehicle rental options across Southern Africa. Whether you’re exploring vibrant cities, arriving at major airports, or seeking reliable car rental companies, we partner with the best to ensure a seamless experience. Our extensive network covers top destinations and offers a variety of vehicles to suit your needs. We have a vehicle for every occasion, so you can go out and enjoy the journey.

Quick Vehicle Rental Tips

Renting a vehicle can be straightforward with the right preparation. Here are some essential tips to ensure a smooth experience:

1. Book Early: Secure the best rates and vehicle availability by booking in advance.

2. Understand Rental Terms: Familiarize yourself with the rental agreement, including mileage limits and additional fees. Ensure that you have your credit card with you when picking up your rental vehicle.

3. Inspect the Vehicle: Check for any existing damage and ensure it’s documented before driving off.

4. Know Your Insurance Options: Understand the rental insurance coverage and consider extra protection if needed.

5. Verify License Requirements: Ensure you have a valid driver’s license and permits for your destination. No temporary drivers licenses will be accepted.

6. Check Fuel Policy: Be aware of the rental company’s fuel policy, like full-to-full, to avoid extra charges.

7. Plan for Extra Costs: Budget for additional expenses such as fuel, tolls, and parking fees.

8. Keep Contact Information: Have the rental company’s contact details handy for emergencies or issues.

These tips will help you enjoy a hassle-free rental experience. Speak to us, about all your vehicle rental needs.