Experience the scenic beauty of South Africa’s Garden Route with the freedom of a rental car. Our car hire service along the Garden Route offers a range of vehicles suited for road trips, coastal exploration, and local adventures. Discover the breathtaking landscapes, charming towns, and pristine beaches at your own pace.

Contact us to secure the best car hire options and rates along the Garden Route. Embark on a memorable journey through South Africa’s most picturesque route.

Our Fleet in the Garden Route

Our Garden Route fleet offers a range of vehicles to suit your travel needs. Compact cars like the Chevrolet Spark are ideal for city driving and short trips, while our SUVs provide the space and comfort required for family journeys. Renting a car along the Garden Route allows you to explore attractions such as the Knysna Heads and the Tsitsikamma National Park. Each vehicle in our Garden Route fleet is meticulously maintained and equipped with the latest features to ensure your journey is both safe and enjoyable.

How to Book Your Garden Route Car Rental Online

At Drive South Africa, we make booking a rental vehicle for your Garden Route adventure simple and convenient. Whether you’re exploring multiple countries or taking a scenic road trip, our online process ensures you get the perfect vehicle. Follow these steps to secure your ride:

Step 1: Select Your Vehicle and Dates

Choose your vehicle type based on your needs (e.g., economy, SUV). Enter your pick-up and drop-off locations, along with the dates and times for your rental period. Check vehicle availability for your specified dates.

Step 2: Customise Your Rental

Review the available options and select any additional features or services you may need, such as GPS navigation, child seats, additional drivers, or insurance coverage. Understand the terms and conditions, including mileage limits, fuel policies, and any extra fees.

Step 3: Provide Personal and Payment Information

Enter your personal details, including your name, contact information, and driving licence details. Then, input your payment information to secure the booking. Most rental companies require a credit card for reservations. Double-check all information to avoid mistakes.

Step 4: Confirm and Review Your Booking

Review all details to ensure accuracy, including the vehicle type, rental period, pick-up and drop-off locations, and total cost. Once confirmed, you will receive a booking confirmation via email. Keep this confirmation handy for picking up your rental vehicle.

By following these steps, you can easily book a rental vehicle online and enjoy a smooth rental experience with Drive South Africa.

Types of Rental Cars Available on the Garden Route, South Africa

Explore the breathtaking Garden Route with the perfect rental car from Drive South Africa. Whether you need a compact car for city driving, an economy vehicle for affordability, or an SUV for rugged adventures, we have the right option for you.

Compact Cars

Compact cars are perfect for navigating the towns and coastal roads of the Garden Route. Their small size makes them easy to park and manoeuvre, providing an efficient and convenient travel experience. Enjoy the fuel efficiency and comfort of a compact car for your explorations.

Economy Cars

Economy cars provide a great balance between cost and functionality. Ideal for longer journeys and scenic drives, these cars offer enough space for small families or groups. Travel comfortably and affordably with our economy cars on the Garden Route.


For those looking to explore the more rugged areas and national parks along the Garden Route, SUVs offer the durability and space required. High ground clearance and robust performance make them suitable for off-road conditions. Experience the versatility and comfort of an SUV on the Garden Route.

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