Hire Cars Johannesburg, South Africa

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Johannesburg, South Africa
21 Apr — 28 Apr
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Johannesburg, South Africa
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Johannesburg, South Africa 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.

Citroen C2
or similar Mini
Up to 2 passengers
2-3-door vehicles
£10/day
1 May - 31 May
Johannesburg
O R Tambo International Airport, Car Rental Concourse, Isando, Johannesburg
Citroen C2
£10/day
1 May - 31 May
See offer
Opel Agila
or similar Mini
Up to 2 passengers
4-5-door vehicles
£10/day
5 May - 20 May
Johannesburg
1 Marion Street
Opel Agila
£10/day
5 May - 20 May
See offer
Opel Agila
or similar Mini
Up to 2 passengers
4-5-door vehicles
£10/day
1 May - 31 May
Johannesburg
O R Tambo International Airport, Car Rental Concourse, Isando, Johannesburg
Opel Agila
£10/day
1 May - 31 May
See offer
Citroen C2
or similar Mini
Up to 2 passengers
2-3-door vehicles
£11/day
7 May - 28 May
Johannesburg
O R Tambo International Airport, Car Rental Concourse, Isando, Johannesburg
Citroen C2
£11/day
7 May - 28 May
See offer
Opel Agila
or similar Mini
Up to 2 passengers
4-5-door vehicles
£11/day
5 May - 20 May
Johannesburg
O R Tambo International Airport, Car Rental Concourse, Isando, Johannesburg
Opel Agila
£11/day
5 May - 20 May
See offer
Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
or similar Compact
Up to 4 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
£12/day
1 May - 31 May
Johannesburg
O R Tambo International Airport, Car Rental Concourse, Isando, Johannesburg
Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
£12/day
1 May - 31 May
See offer

When is it cheapest to hire a car in Johannesburg?

All

£9 - £33

Family size

£18 - £29

Economy

£9 - £12

The cheapest time to hire a car in Johannesburg, South Africa is in November. The price is 24% lower than the rest of the year at just £13 per day. The most expensive month is May. 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 November. 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.


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

Nearby attractions:

Gallagher Convention Centre11.2 mi
Sandton Convention Centre11.5 mi

Nearby attractions:

Gallagher Convention Centre13.4 mi
Sandton Convention Centre14.0 mi

Nearby attractions:

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

Distance to popular hotels from Johannesburg, South Africa

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Car Hire in Johannesburg

So far in April 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, South Africa in May?

For May in Johannesburg, the average price from these searches for a weekend hire was £19 - but some users found deals as low as £7. £16 is a normal deal for a week-long hire in Johannesburg, but for May 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, South Africa 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 May?

Hiring a standard car in Johannesburg during the month of May is the preferred choice of most travellers. With temperatures averaging 10 °C and precipitation around 0 mm during May, 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, South Africa. At those 7 locations, you can expect to pay a daily rate of £10 in Johannesburg, South Africa.

What is the speed limit in Johannesburg, South Africa?

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 April?

In April, Johannesburg usually gets 50 mm of precipitation and has an average temperature of 16 °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 April?

The weather in Johannesburg during April would likely not impact the type of hire car much. momondo users do seem to prefer certain car types when looking for a Johannesburg car hire. Price-conscious travellers looking for a Johannesburg car hire option tend to like small cars. These are typically the least expensive. Examples of small cars available for hire are the Chevrolet Spark, the Volkswagen Polo, and the Ford Focus.

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 April usually is around 17 °C with 45 mm of possible rain.


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