Cheap Car Hire in Cape Town, South Africa
Drive South Africa Car Hire offers the ability to conveniently compare all car hire brands and hire vehicles in Cape Town. If you’re here for a business trip or coming for an all needed holiday, we’ve got a range of rental cars that would suit your need.
What do I need to hire a car in Cape Town with Drive South Africa?
- Must be at least 21 years of age
- Must have a valid driver’s license
- A valid credit card in the driver’s name must be presented on collection.
Why Hire a Cheap Car in Cape Town with Drive South Africa
Experiencing the world-class city known as Cape Town has never been easier with Drive South Africa’s car rental Cape Town options.
Drive South Africa’s reputation speaks for itself with happy customers from all over the world. Well trained travel experts and sales representatives ensure that your every wish and desire is taken care of on your perfect driving holiday through Cape Town and the Western Cape.
When hiring a car with Drive South Africa you can sleep soundly knowing you are in capable hands.
“Efficient, qualified and well-mannered consultants, we always receive such good service all the time, hence Drive South Africa is our first choice when renting vehicles” – states Masilo Modipane a loyal Drive South Africa client.
- Compare the best hire brands in Cape Town on a single platform
- Easy and secure online car hire bookings
- 1000s of vehicles at affordable rental rates
- Local, personalised and friendly rental service a call away
- We have the vehicle that suits your specific needs
Where do I Return my Hired vehicle?
Returning your vehicle is dependent on where you select your drop off location when making the original booking and does not necessarily have to be Cape Town or Cape Town International Airport.
Speak to one of our friendly expert car rental consultants to find out what the best option is for you. This will all be explained when hiring a car in Cape Town.
How much is the Rental Deposit?
This is again dependent on the vehicle that you choose and where you decide to drop the rental off. When you collect the vehicle, there is an excess deposit reserved on your credit card. This is standard for any car hire Cape Town product as well as everything internationally.
Your bank will place a hold on these funds in your bank account, but please remember that this is a rental deposit and as long as the car is returned without any damage you will get this back in full. When hiring a car in Cape Town this is essential to know.
Which car Should you Hire in Cape Town?
Hiring a Cheap Compact car in Cape Town
Hiring a compact car in Cape Town is generally recommended if you’re travelling for business or you are not planning on doing too much driving. The smaller Group A vehicles such as the i10 can get a little too compact if you are driving more than 100-200km per day, so if your plan is to do a road drip, then rather go for a slightly larger Group B or C rental vehicle.
Hiring a cheap car in Cape Town will allow you to go everywhere you want to go by using the best car for your budget when you hire a car in Cape Town.
Cape Town is quite compact and you can get away with a Group A as a tourist if you’re sticking to the metropole and the Winelands. More than that, try to upgrade your rental vehicle.
Renting an SUV or People mover in Cape Town
If you’ve come to Cape Town on holiday or you’re travelling as a family, we generally recommend renting an SUV or people mover (such as a Hyundai H1), which will allow you to travel freely in your hired vehicle without feeling like you need a stop ever 10 minutes.
It also gives you the freedom of travelling outside of Cape Town and you can rent the car in Cape Town and then drop off wherever your journey ends. A SUX in a nice car to hire in Cape Town due to the road conditions.
Hiring a Camper/motorhome in Cape Town
Hiring a camper or motorhome in Cape Town is for the slightly more adventurous at heart and there are some fantastic options available to you if you are keen on seeing Cape Town, its surrounds and even go up to Namibia!
We have a range of camper rental options available ranging from 2 berth (2 sleeper) to 6 berth (6 sleeper). Often couples would go for the slightly more expensive 4 berth which means they just have more space on their amazing road trip. Again you can rent the car in Cape Town and we have the facilities for you to drop the vehicle in 100s of destinations through Southern Africa.
Hiring a 4x4 in Cape Town
For the super adventurous, renting a 4x4 in Cape Town means that you can pick the car rental up at Cape Town International Airport and see the whole of Southern Africa. It really is an amazing experience.
Pop us an email or give us a call or just browse and enquire on one of our vehicles. One of our super-friendly car rental consultants will give you the vehicle that works for you within your budget.
Hire a car in Cape Town today and be guaranteed that you’ll get the best deals and best service that money can buy. With over 18 years of experience, few can compete.
When you hire a cheap car in Cape Town, there are plenty of different rates to chppse from also when it comes to hiring a 4x4 in Cape Town.
What is the average cost to hire-a car in Cape Town?
The average cost to hire a car in Cape Town Airport is R337.
What is the best car rental agency in Cape Town?
Based on rating the best car rental company in Cape Town international airport is Avis.
What car rental, is the most popular in Cape Town?
The Mini or Chevrolet Spark.
How can I find a car rental close to me in Cape Town?
To find a car rental in Cape Town, Use Drive South Africa.
FAQs for Car Hire in Cape Town
Bluu Car Rental South Africa (International), First South Africa Domestic, Tempest Car Hire South Africa, Thrifty Car Rental South Africa (International), Hertz International South Africa, Avis Car Rental International offer car hire in Cape Town that adhere to strict COVID-19 health, cleaning and safety standards.
You can hire a car in Cape Town from GBP 13.77 per day for a Hyundai i10 from Tempest Car Hire.
The cheapest car to hire in Cape Town is the Hyundai i10 from Tempest Car Hire. You can rent the Hyundai i10 from GBP 13.77 per day.
The cheapest car hire agency in Cape Town right now is Tempest Car Hire. Book directly with them via Drive South Africa.
Search Drive South Africa's website to find car hire near you in Cape Town
You can hire a car at Cape Town International Airport from Bluu Car Rental, First Car Rental Domestic, Tempest Car Hire, Thrifty Car Rental, Hertz
SUV / 4x4s car hire in Cape Town costs anything from GBP 31.3 per day to GBP 154.74 per day.
People Movers car hire in Cape Town costs anything from GBP 64.75 per day to GBP 130.26 per day.
Luxury Cars car hire in Cape Town costs anything from GBP 55.32 per day to GBP 93.05 per day.
Standard Cars car hire in Cape Town costs anything from GBP 17.84 per day to GBP 61.69 per day.
MPVs car hire in Cape Town costs anything from GBP 27.02 per day to GBP 52.26 per day.
Commercial / Bakkie car hire in Cape Town costs anything from GBP 26.51 per day to GBP 47.67 per day.
Compact Cars car hire in Cape Town costs anything from GBP 13.77 per day to GBP 28.55 per day.
It costs GBP 96.36 to hire a car for a week in Cape Town. The cheapest weekly car rental rate is for the Hyundai i10 by Tempest Car Hire.
It costs GBP 412.97 per month to hire a car long term in Cape Town. The cheapest monthly car rental rate is for the Hyundai i10 by Tempest Car Hire. You can pay up to GBP 412.97 per month to hire a Hyundai i10 long term in Cape Town.
The most popular car hire locations in Cape Town are Cape Town International Airport, Bellville, Cape Town City Centre, Rondebosch, Cape Town Foreshore, Khayelitsha, Century City, Milnerton, Goodwood.
The most popular car hire companies in Cape Town are Bluu Car Rental, First Car Rental Domestic, Tempest Car Hire, Thrifty Car Rental, Hertz, Avis Car Rental.
Petrol costs from GBP 0.9978 per litre up to GBP 1.0345 per liter in Cape Town. Diesel costs from GBP 0.882 per litre up to GBP 0.9162 per liter in Cape Town. Last updated at 01-12-2021
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Other types of vehicles available in Cape Town
Standard cars, luxury cars, 4x4s and campers. Find just about any vehicle to hire in Cape Town.
Drive in comfort and style in any of the luxury cars offered in Southern Africa. Convertibles, luxury sedans, sports cars, luxury SUVs and 4x4s.
From 2-berths to 6-berths. Choose a camper with all the modern comforts you need. Many include the kitchen sink.
Why rent a car with Drive South Africa?
Browse the widest selection of cars for all your needs. We offer affordable car to luxury, short or long term rentals in South Africa, Botswana, Nambia and beyond.