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Johannesburg Car Hire

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When is it cheapest to hire a car in Johannesburg?

All
£11 - £27
Family size
£31 - £56
Economy
£10 - £13

The cheapest time to hire a car in Johannesburg is in June. The price is 20% lower than the rest of the year at just GBP 14 per day. The most expensive month is October. 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 January. 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

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Small
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 Johannesburg. 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
18 Apr - 1 May
Johannesburg
OR Tambo Airport
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£7/day
18 Apr - 1 May
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Hyundai Accent
or similar Economy
Up to 2 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
£7/day
18 Apr - 1 May
Johannesburg
OR Tambo Airport
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£7/day
18 Apr - 1 May
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Ford Ka
or similar Mini
Up to 2 passengers
4-5-door vehicles
£8/day
18 Apr - 1 May
Johannesburg
Lanseria Airport
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£8/day
18 Apr - 1 May
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Ford Focus
or similar Compact
Up to 4 passengers
Fits 1 bag
2/4-door vehicles
£9/day
18 Apr - 1 May
Johannesburg
Lanseria Airport
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£9/day
18 Apr - 1 May
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Ford Focus
or similar Compact
Up to 4 passengers
Fits 1 bag
2/4-door vehicles
£9/day
18 Apr - 1 May
Johannesburg
Johannesburg International Airport
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£9/day
18 Apr - 1 May
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Ford Focus
or similar Compact
Up to 4 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
£11/day
18 Apr - 1 May
Johannesburg
Shop D03, Mezzanine Level
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£11/day
18 Apr - 1 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 Johannesburg is £29/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
£11/day
18 Apr - 1 May
Johannesburg
Lanseria Airport
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£11/day
18 Apr - 1 May
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Audi A3
or similar Intermediate
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
£11/day
18 Apr - 1 May
Johannesburg
O.R. Tambo Int Apt
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£11/day
18 Apr - 1 May
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Audi A4
or similar Standard
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
£13/day
18 Apr - 1 May
Johannesburg
OR Tambo International Airport
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£13/day
18 Apr - 1 May
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Audi A4
or similar Standard
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
£16/day
18 Apr - 1 May
Johannesburg
Shop D03, Mezzanine Level
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£16/day
18 Apr - 1 May
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Audi A4
or similar Standard
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
£18/day
18 Apr - 1 May
Johannesburg
Cnr R512 & Pelindaba Road
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£18/day
18 Apr - 1 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 Johannesburg is £46/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
£20/day
18 Apr - 1 May
Johannesburg
OR Tambo International Airport
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£20/day
18 Apr - 1 May
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Audi A4
or similar Premium
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
£22/day
18 Apr - 1 May
Johannesburg
Lanseria Airport
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£22/day
18 Apr - 1 May
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Audi A4
or similar Premium
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
£24/day
18 Apr - 1 May
Johannesburg
18 Currie Road
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£24/day
18 Apr - 1 May
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Audi A4
or similar Full-size
Up to 5 passengers
4-5-door vehicles
£39/day
18 Apr - 1 May
Johannesburg
Lanseria Airport
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£39/day
18 Apr - 1 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 Johannesburg is £36/day. Below are the best prices found on momondo in the past week.

BMW X3
or similar SUV
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
£17/day
18 Apr - 1 May
Johannesburg
OR Tambo International Airport
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£17/day
18 Apr - 1 May
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BMW X3
or similar SUV
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
£19/day
18 Apr - 1 May
Johannesburg
Lanseria Airport
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£19/day
18 Apr - 1 May
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BMW X3
or similar SUV
Up to 5 passengers
4-5-door vehicles
£22/day
18 Apr - 1 May
Johannesburg
Shop D03, Mezzanine Level
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£22/day
18 Apr - 1 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 Johannesburg is £43/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
£20/day
18 Apr - 1 May
Johannesburg
Lanseria Airport
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£20/day
18 Apr - 1 May
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Toyota Corolla
or similar Van
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
£21/day
18 Apr - 1 May
Johannesburg
O.R. Tambo Int Apt
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£21/day
18 Apr - 1 May
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Toyota Corolla
or similar Van
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
£22/day
18 Apr - 1 May
Johannesburg
Cnr Oxford & Bierman Rd
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£22/day
18 Apr - 1 May
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Citroen Berlingo
or similar Van
Up to 4 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
£25/day
18 Apr - 1 May
Johannesburg
Lanseria Airport
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£25/day
18 Apr - 1 May
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Citroen Berlingo
or similar Van
Up to 4 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
£25/day
18 Apr - 1 May
Johannesburg
International Airport
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£25/day
18 Apr - 1 May
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Chevrolet Express
or similar Van
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
£28/day
18 Apr - 1 May
Johannesburg
OR Tambo International Airport
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£28/day
18 Apr - 1 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 Johannesburg is £67/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
£39/day
18 Apr - 1 May
Johannesburg
Shop D03, Mezzanine Level
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£39/day
18 Apr - 1 May
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Audi A4
or similar Luxury
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
£41/day
18 Apr - 1 May
Johannesburg
Johannesburg Intl Ap
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£41/day
18 Apr - 1 May
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Chrysler 300
or similar Luxury
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
2/4-door vehicles
£44/day
18 Apr - 1 May
Johannesburg
Cnr R512 & Pelindaba Road
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£44/day
18 Apr - 1 May
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Top car hire suppliers in Johannesburg

Need advice on where to hire a car? These are the top providers
sixtrentacar Cheapest Sixt Sixt gives you the cheapest deals in 6 locations around the city
avis Most popular Avis Avis gives you the cheapest deals in 4 locations around the city
sunnycars Most locations Sunnycars Sunnycars gives you high quality and luxurious models in one of their 9 locations

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

Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport
Johannesburg, South Africa
Nearby attractions:
Bruma Lake Flea Market 8.5 mi
Rhodes Park 9.5 mi
Wanderers Stadium 11.1 mi
Gallagher Convention Centre 11.2 mi
Nelson Mandela Square 11.4 mi
Johannesburg Lanseria Airport
Johannesburg, South Africa
Nearby attractions:
Lion Park 7.7 mi
Montecasino 8.0 mi
South African Lippizaner Centre 8.2 mi
Gallagher Convention Centre 13.4 mi
Sandton Convention Centre 14.0 mi
Pretoria Wonderboom Apt. Airport
Pretoria, South Africa
Nearby attractions:
Lion Park 24 mi
South African Lippizaner Centre 24 mi
Gallagher Convention Centre 25 mi
Montecasino 29 mi

Johannesburg Car Hire Directory

All major car hire suppliers in Johannesburg

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Avis

Agency score: Good 7.6

Score based on 2,285 reviews

View all 4 locations

Sixt

Agency score: Good 7.5

Score based on 1,067 reviews

View all 6 locations

Hertz

Agency score: Good 7.4

Score based on 3,870 reviews

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Budget

Agency score: Good 7.4

Score based on 4,186 reviews

View all 3 locations

Firefly

Agency score: Good 6.9

Score based on 1,250 reviews

View all 7 locations

keddy by Europcar

Agency score: Excellent 8.2

Score based on 100 reviews

View all 5 locations

Woodford

Agency score: Excellent 10.0

Score based on 1 review

View 1 location

1First Car Rental

Agency score: Excellent 8.8

Score based on 3 reviews

View all 5 locations

Distance to popular hotels from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport

Park your car and yourself at these popular hotels not far from Johannesburg OR Tambo's car hire counter

The Capital 20 West

20 West Road South
11.6 mi from airport

Protea Hotel by Marriott O.R. Tambo Airport

Corner of York & Gladiator Streets, Rhodesfield,Kempton Park
0.6 mi from airport

Hoeveld House

65 5th Avenue, Sandton
11.2 mi from airport

Signature Lux Hotel By Onomo, Sandton

135 West Street
11.0 mi from airport

Southern Sun O.R. Tambo International Airport

Kempton Park
0.6 mi from airport

Holiday Inn Johannesburg Airport

100 North Rand Road
3.1 mi from airport

Radisson Blu Gautrain Hotel, Sandton Johannesburg

Corner of West Street and Rivonia Road,
11.2 mi from airport

Four Seasons Hotel The Westcliff, Johannesburg

67 Jan Smuts Avenue Westcliff
12.9 mi from airport

Entertainers Dream House

19 5th Avenue Parktown North
13.1 mi from airport

The Michelangelo Hotel

Nelson Mandela Sq., West St.
11.3 mi from airport

Crowne Plaza Johannesburg - The Rosebank

Cnr Tyrwhitt and Sturdee Avenues,
12.2 mi from airport

Faircity Mapungubwe Hotel Apartments

52-54 Anderson Street
13.4 mi from airport

Reef Hotel

58 Anderson Street, Marshalltown
13.1 mi from airport

Sandton Sun

Corner Fifth & Alice Street
11.6 mi from airport

The Maslow Hotel, Sandton

Corner Rivonia Road and Grayston Drive
11.2 mi from airport

Lakeview Boutique Hotel & Conference Center

94 Wilge Street, Farramere
3.8 mi from airport

Protea Hotel by Marriott Transit O.R. Tambo Airport

OR Tambo International Airport,Kempton Park
0.3 mi from airport

Car Hire in Johannesburg

So far in March there have been 976 searches on momondo for car hire in Johannesburg.

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

For April in Johannesburg, the average price from these searches for a weekend hire was £14 - but some users found deals as low as £9. Users looking for a one-week hire in Johannesburg for April saw an average deal of £15 - but quotes as low as £7 were available depending on dates and car options.

Can you hire a car at Johannesburg airport?

92% of these searches were looking for car hire from Johannesburg OR Tambo. At Johannesburg OR Tambo, the average price of a car in April is £20.

Where is it easiest to hire a car in Johannesburg?

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

Can you hire an automatic car in Johannesburg?

17% of people were looking for automatic cars to hire in Johannesburg, rather than a manual gearbox ("stick shift"). The best deal for a car hire with an automatic gearbox in Johannesburg for April was £17, whereas for a manual vehicle the best deal was £7.

What is the speed limit in Johannesburg?

If you are hiring a car, motorcycle or van in Johannesburg, be aware that the current speed limit on motorways is 74 mph. For single carriageways the limit drops to 62 mph. For urban areas such as towns and cities, the limit is usually 24 mph.

What is the drink drive limit in Johannesburg?

0.1% BAC is the legal limit for driving a vehicle in Johannesburg. However, avoiding alcohol is the recommended course of action if you are planning on driving.

What side of the road does Johannesburg drive on?

Vehicles in Johannesburg drive on the left side of the road.


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