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Cape Town Car Hire

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When is it cheapest to hire a car in Cape Town?

All
£10 - £26
Family size
£25 - £61
Economy
£9 - £14

The cheapest time to hire a car in Cape Town is in June. The price is 24% lower than the rest of the year at just GBP 11 per day. The most expensive month is August. If you are looking for a specific car type, consider hiring an economy car in June. If you need more room for your family, larger vehicles with 6+ seats are typically cheapest in May. The price of a car hire in Cape Town can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your rental car.

Cape Town car hire deals found on momondo

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Medium
Large
SUV
Van
Luxury

Small cars are typically categorised as economy cars, compact cars and intermediate cars. You can expect to pay £15/day to hire a small car in Cape Town. Below are the best prices found on momondo in the past week.

Ford Ka
or similar Mini
Up to 2 passengers
4-5-door vehicles
£7/day
26 Apr - 23 May
Cape Town
Car Rental Returns
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£7/day
26 Apr - 23 May
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Hyundai Accent
or similar Economy
Up to 2 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
£7/day
26 Apr - 23 May
Cape Town
Car Rental Returns
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£7/day
26 Apr - 23 May
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Ford Ka
or similar Mini
Up to 2 passengers
4-5-door vehicles
£8/day
26 Apr - 23 May
Cape Town
40 Loop Street
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£8/day
26 Apr - 23 May
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Volkswagen Polo
or similar Economy
Up to 2 passengers
Fits 1 bag
2/4-door vehicles
£8/day
26 Apr - 23 May
Cape Town
40 Loop Street
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£8/day
26 Apr - 23 May
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Ford Focus
or similar Compact
Up to 4 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
£10/day
26 Apr - 23 May
Cape Town
Cape Town International Airport
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£10/day
26 Apr - 23 May
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Ford Focus
or similar Compact
Up to 4 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
£12/day
26 Apr - 23 May
Cape Town
40 Loop Street
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£12/day
26 Apr - 23 May
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Medium-sized cars, like mid-size saloons, are a step up in size from economy cars and can typically fit up to 5 people comfortably. The average price of a mid-size car hire in Cape Town is £28/day. Below are the best prices found on momondo in the past week.

Audi A3
or similar Intermediate
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
£10/day
26 Apr - 23 May
Cape Town
Cape Town International Apt
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£10/day
26 Apr - 23 May
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Audi A3
or similar Intermediate
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
£15/day
26 Apr - 23 May
Cape Town
shop 2, QUAYSIDE
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£15/day
26 Apr - 23 May
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Audi A4
or similar Standard
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
£17/day
26 Apr - 23 May
Cape Town
Unit F3,,Maitland Park- 733 Voortrekker Road
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£17/day
26 Apr - 23 May
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Audi A4
or similar Standard
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
£18/day
26 Apr - 23 May
Cape Town
Car Rental Parking International Airport, Matroosfontein, Cape Town
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£18/day
26 Apr - 23 May
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Larger cars, like full-size saloons, can fit up to 5 people comfortably. The average price to hire a full-size car in Cape Town is £43/day. Below are the best prices found on momondo in the past week.

Audi A4
or similar Premium
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
£23/day
26 Apr - 23 May
Cape Town
Corner Of Bree And Riebeek Streets (33 Bree Street)
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£23/day
26 Apr - 23 May
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Chrysler 300
or similar Full-size
Up to 5 passengers
2/4-door vehicles
£26/day
26 Apr - 23 May
Cape Town
49 Loop Street
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£26/day
26 Apr - 23 May
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Audi A4
or similar Premium
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
£27/day
26 Apr - 23 May
Cape Town
Matroosfontein
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£27/day
26 Apr - 23 May
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SUVs are larger vehicles that are best used for families and in destinations with terrain like snow and dirt. The average cost of hiring an SUV in Cape Town is £35/day. Below are the best prices found on momondo in the past week.

Kia Sportage
or similar SUV
Up to 4 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
£21/day
26 Apr - 23 May
Cape Town
40 Loop Street
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£21/day
26 Apr - 23 May
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Kia Sportage
or similar SUV
Up to 4 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
£21/day
26 Apr - 23 May
Cape Town
Car Rental Returns
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£21/day
26 Apr - 23 May
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People carriers, or people movers, are great for families and large groups. People carriers can usually hold 6 or more people comfortably. The average price of hiring a people carrier in Cape Town is £42/day. Below are the best prices found on momondo in the past week.

Toyota Corolla
or similar Van
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
£18/day
26 Apr - 23 May
Cape Town
Cape Town International Airport
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£18/day
26 Apr - 23 May
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Citroen Berlingo
or similar Van
Up to 4 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
£25/day
26 Apr - 23 May
Cape Town
Car Rental Terminal
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£25/day
26 Apr - 23 May
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Chevrolet Express
or similar Van
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
£33/day
26 Apr - 23 May
Cape Town
Silwood Centre Campground Road Premier Motors
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£33/day
26 Apr - 23 May
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Chevrolet Express
or similar Van
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
£33/day
26 Apr - 23 May
Cape Town
Matroosfontein
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£33/day
26 Apr - 23 May
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Class Full-size van
or similar Van
Up to 5 passengers
4-5-door vehicles
£36/day
26 Apr - 23 May
Cape Town
Southern Sun Waterfront
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£36/day
26 Apr - 23 May
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Class Full-size van
or similar Van
Up to 5 passengers
4-5-door vehicles
£36/day
26 Apr - 23 May
Cape Town
Car Rental Terminal
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£36/day
26 Apr - 23 May
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Luxury vehicles are typically cars that cost more because of the extra features they include. The average price of a luxury car in Cape Town is £77/day. Below are the best prices found on momondo in the past week.

Chrysler 300
or similar Luxury
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
2/4-door vehicles
£34/day
26 Apr - 23 May
Cape Town
Car Rental Returns
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£34/day
26 Apr - 23 May
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Chrysler 300
or similar Luxury
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
2/4-door vehicles
£37/day
26 Apr - 23 May
Cape Town
40 Loop Street
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£37/day
26 Apr - 23 May
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Top car hire suppliers in Cape Town

Need advice on where to hire a car? These are the top providers
avis Most popular Avis Avis gives you the cheapest deals in 5 locations around the city
keddy Most locations keddy by Europcar keddy by Europcar gives you high quality and luxurious models in one of their 8 locations

Find popular attractions close to your car's pick-up location

Cape Town Intl Airport
Cape Town, South Africa
Nearby attractions:
Kenilworth Racecourse 6.9 mi
Ratanga Junction 7.6 mi
Newlands Cricket Ground 7.7 mi
Baxter Theatre Centre 7.7 mi
Newlands Stadium 7.7 mi
keddy by Europcar
183 Cook Street
Nearby attractions:
Intaka Island 2.5 mi
Ratanga Junction 2.7 mi
Sunset Beach 4.7 mi
South African Astronomical Observatory 5.2 mi
Kite Beach 6.2 mi
Sunnycars
1 Lower Buitengracht Street
Nearby attractions:
Cape Town International Convention Centre 0.2 mi
Gold of Africa Museum 0.3 mi
South African Sendinggestig Museum 0.4 mi
Artscape Theatre Centre 0.5 mi
Pan African Market 0.5 mi

Cape Town Car Hire Directory

All major car hire suppliers in Cape Town

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Avis

Agency score: Good 7.6

Score based on 2,311 reviews

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Sixt

Agency score: Good 7.5

Score based on 1,074 reviews

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Budget

Agency score: Good 7.4

Score based on 4,192 reviews

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Hertz

Agency score: Good 7.4

Score based on 3,912 reviews

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Dollar

Agency score: Good 7.3

Score based on 6,405 reviews

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Thrifty

Agency score: Good 7.1

Score based on 2,774 reviews

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Firefly

Agency score: Good 6.9

Score based on 1,250 reviews

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keddy by Europcar

Agency score: Excellent 8.2

Score based on 100 reviews

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Distance to popular hotels from Cape Town Intl Airport

Park your car and yourself at these popular hotels not far from Cape Town Intl's car hire counter

Taj Cape Town

1 Wale Street

11.1 mi from airport

Hilton Cape Town City Centre

126 Buitengracht Street

11.3 mi from airport

Cape Town Lodge Hotel

101 Buitengracht Street

11.3 mi from airport

Lagoon Beach Hotel

1 Lagoon Gate Drive

8.9 mi from airport

President Hotel

4 Alexander Road

13.3 mi from airport

Pepperclub Hotel

Cnr Loop and Pepper Street, Cape Town, 8001 South Africa

11.3 mi from airport

Villa Zest Boutique Hotel

2 Braemar Road, Green Point

11.7 mi from airport

The Table Bay Hotel

Quay 6 Victoria & Alfred

11.5 mi from airport

DoubleTree by Hilton Cape Town - Upper Eastside Hotel

31 Brickfield Road, Woodstock

8.8 mi from airport

Belmond Mount Nelson Hotel

76 Orange Street

11.3 mi from airport

Radisson Blu Hotel Waterfront, Cape Town

Beach Rd, Granger Bay

12.1 mi from airport

The Westin Cape Town

Convention Square

10.9 mi from airport

Radisson Blu Le Vendome Hotel

London Road

12.9 mi from airport

The Twelve Apostles Hotel And Spa

Victoria Road Camps Bay

14.0 mi from airport

Cape Royale Luxury Suites

47 Main Road Green Point

11.8 mi from airport

Welgelegen Boutique Guest House

6 Stephen Street

11.5 mi from airport

Hotel Verde

15 Michigan Street, Airport Industria

0.6 mi from airport

The Bay Hotel

69 Victoria Road

13.0 mi from airport

Car Hire in Cape Town

We've had 1,104 searches from users looking to hire a car in Cape Town this month so far.

How much will it cost to hire a car in Cape Town in May?

£12 is the cost of a weekend car hire in Cape Town for May, with cheap deals starting as low as £7. Users looking for a one-week hire in Cape Town for May saw an average deal of £24 - but quotes as low as £8 were available depending on dates and car options.

Can you hire a car at Cape Town airport?

These users can expect to pay an average of £18 from a supplier at this airport in May.

Where is it easiest to hire a car in Cape Town?

Europcar, Firefly, and 1First Car Rental were the most popular suppliers in Cape Town for next month.

Can you hire an automatic car in Cape Town?

In Cape Town, 24% of users select automatic vehicles. The best deal for a car hire with an automatic gearbox in Cape Town for May was £13, whereas for a manual vehicle the best deal was £7.

What is the speed limit in Cape Town?

Currently, for cars, motorcycles and vans, the speed limit on motorways in Cape Town is 74 mph. The limit drops to 62 mph for single carriageways and to 24 mph for urban, populated areas.

What is the drink drive limit in Cape Town?

The alcohol limit for driving in Cape Town is 0.1% BAC. It is strongly advised you do not drink any alcohol if you are considering driving.

What side of the road does Cape Town drive on?

When driving in Cape Town, ensure you drive on the left.


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