About Van Hire in South Africa

South Africa could very well be one of the best countries in Africa for first-class road travel. The country has nine provinces and fifteen national roads. With hundreds of local and national destinations, tourist attractions and recreational activity to choose from, vehicle hire has become a popular choice for exploring and experiencing picturesque South Africa.

 Travelling Around South Africa

South Africa has fifteen declared national roads. When travelling through South Africa by van, you will require a valid code 8 license and a professional driving permit if you intend to transport passengers.

Hiring a Van in South Africa

Drive South Africa’s offers a nationwide van hire service to South Africans 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 South Africa

In South Africa, you can expect the typical Mediterranean climate in the South and a sub-tropical climate in the North. Most of the country experiences a high degree of sunshine with rainfall about half the global average. Semi-desert regions can be found in the North-West of South Africa. The Western Cape experiences winter rainfall, while most of South Africa experiences summer rain. It is advisable that you take the weather conditions into account before driving.  

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