About Johannesburg

Johannesburg is known as the City of Gold, and South Africa’s most populous city. The city may not have any beaches to boast about, but there are many attractions visitors and locals enjoy, this includes the Gold Reef City theme park, the Apartheid Museum, Cradle of Humankind and Lion Park only to mention a few.

Travelling Around Johannesburg

When travelling in Johannesburg by truck, you will require a valid code 8 license. There are currently ten freeways flowing through the city of Johannesburg. It is important to note that the city uses the E-toll system. If you stay within Johannesburg, you are liable to pay the South African National Roads Agency.  Visitors travelling through the city should get a day pass.

Hiring a Van in Johannesburg

Drive South Africa’s offers a nationwide van hire service to all clients situated in Johannesburg as well as international clients visiting South Africa. We supply a range of low- mileage, well-maintained van hire vehicles to suit your transportation needs. Our fleet is well equipped to service various industries. Whether your transportation need is moving furniture, transporting equipment or collecting and dropping deliverables, we have a van for you.

Weather and Climate in Johannesburg

Johannesburg experiences a sub-tropical climate all year round. Temperatures in Johannesburg are usually fairly mild. Partly because the city is situated at a high altitude. From October to April the city enjoys a sunny climate and the winter months are often dry and cold.

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