Johannesburg Car Hire

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Johannesburg, Sydafrika
28 Jan — 4 Feb
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Johannesburg, Sydafrika
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When is it cheapest to hire a car in Johannesburg?

All

£10 - £24

Family size

£28 - £48

Economy

£9 - £10

The cheapest time to hire a car in Johannesburg is in March. The price is 19% lower than the rest of the year at just £13 per day. The most expensive month is April. If you are looking for a specific car type, consider hiring an economy car in January. 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 Johannesburg can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your rental car.


Johannesburg car hire deals found on momondo

Find the right car hire for you

Small cars are typically categorised as economy cars, compact cars and intermediate cars. You can expect to pay £13/day to hire a small car in Johannesburg. Below are the best prices found on momondo in the past week.

Kia Rio Hatchback
or similar Mini
Up to 2 passengers
2/4-door vehicles
£9/day
13 Feb - 13 Mar
Johannesburg
Rissik Street- Johannesburg Park Station
Kia Rio Hatchback
£9/day
13 Feb - 13 Mar
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Kia Rio Hatchback
or similar Mini
Up to 2 passengers
2/4-door vehicles
£9/day
13 Feb - 13 Mar
Johannesburg
Lanseria Airport
Kia Rio Hatchback
£9/day
13 Feb - 13 Mar
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Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
or similar Economy
Up to 2 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
£9/day
13 Feb - 13 Mar
Johannesburg
Lanseria Airport
Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
£9/day
13 Feb - 13 Mar
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Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
or similar Economy
Up to 2 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
£9/day
13 Feb - 13 Mar
Johannesburg
O.R. Tambo Int. Airport
Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
£9/day
13 Feb - 13 Mar
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Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
or similar Compact
Up to 4 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
£12/day
13 Feb - 13 Mar
Johannesburg
3 Twilight Avenue
Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
£12/day
13 Feb - 13 Mar
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Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
or similar Compact
Up to 4 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
£12/day
13 Feb - 13 Mar
Johannesburg
Main Terminal Building
Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
£12/day
13 Feb - 13 Mar
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Find popular attractions close to your car's pick-up location

Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport

Johannesburg, South Africa

Nearby attractions:

Gallagher Convention Centre11.2 mi
Sandton Convention Centre11.5 mi
Johannesburg Lanseria Airport

Johannesburg, South Africa

Nearby attractions:

Gallagher Convention Centre13.4 mi
Sandton Convention Centre14.0 mi
Pretoria Wonderboom Apt. Airport

Pretoria, South Africa

Nearby attractions:

Gallagher Convention Centre24.8 mi
Sandton Convention Centre33.0 mi

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Car Hire in Johannesburg

So far in January there have been 1,808 searches on momondo for car hire in Johannesburg.

What cleaning measures are being taken by Johannesburg car hire companies to control the spread of COVID-19?

Avis, Sixt, and Hertz are some of the companies offering enhanced cleaning options to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in Johannesburg. Vehicles are always cleaned regularly, however, some agencies are now going above and beyond to ensure cars are sanitised. You can check to see all agencies in Johannesburg offering this service by searching and filtering for that option on momondo. As things change, so do policies. We’ll do our best to stay on top of things, but always be sure to check with the provider directly.

How much will it cost to hire a car in Johannesburg in February?

For February in Johannesburg, the average price from these searches for a weekend hire was £22 - but some users found deals as low as £7. £18 is a normal deal for a week-long hire in Johannesburg, but for February it's not uncommon to see prices as low as £8, depending on your requirements.

Which car hire agency in Johannesburg has the cheapest rental car prices?

Woodford typically has the cheapest daily rates in Johannesburg, which you can find at any of their locations. On average, you should expect to pay £21/day, but our users have found rates as low as £5/day for their car hire in Johannesburg.

Is there a fee to cancel my Johannesburg car hire?

The majority of car hire agencies in Johannesburg offer free cancellation. momondo will always tell you whether or not rental car centres such as Avis, Sixt, and Hertz have a cancellation fee for travellers who have last-minute itinerary changes.

What is the best type of car to hire in Johannesburg during February?

Hiring a standard car in Johannesburg during the month of February is the preferred choice of most travellers. With temperatures averaging 18 °C and precipitation around 80 mm during February, a standard size car is more than capable of handling these weather conditions. This is the perfect rental car type for wet roads and above-freezing temperatures. Hiring a Standard in Johannesburg will cost you £30/day on average.

Which car hire company in Johannesburg has the most locations?

Firefly is the car hire company with the most locations in Johannesburg. At those 7 locations, you can expect to pay a daily rate of £10 in Johannesburg.

What is the speed limit in Johannesburg?

Travellers who hire a car in Johannesburg should be aware that the city’s speed limit is 25 mph. Suburban speed limits around Johannesburg are generally 65 mph, whereas speed limits on motorways are 75 mph. Keep in mind that speeds may change depending on what road you’re travelling on, so be on the lookout for posted signage.

What is the weather like in Johannesburg, South Africa in January?

In January, Johannesburg usually gets 120 mm of precipitation and has an average temperature of 20 °C. This information can be very helpful when looking at hire cars in Johannesburg as it can help you make the best decision.

What car would momondo recommend based on the weather in January?

Temperatures in Johannesburg are usually high during January so momondo would recommend hiring a convertible to take advantage of the nice weather.

Is the weather in Johannesburg similar to the rest of Gauteng?

Those looking to hire a car in Johannesburg for a road trip to the surrounding areas, please know the weather in Gauteng during the month of January usually is around 21 °C with 120 mm of possible rain.


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