Port Elizabeth, South Africa Car Hire

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Port Elizabeth, South Africa
21 Apr — 28 Apr
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Port Elizabeth, South Africa
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When is it cheapest to hire a car in Port Elizabeth?


£7 - £50

Family size

£13 - £27


£7 - £29

The cheapest time to hire a car in Port Elizabeth, South Africa is in May. The price is 34% lower than the rest of the year at just £12 per day. The most expensive month is February. If you are looking for a specific car type, consider hiring an economy car in May. 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 Port Elizabeth 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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Car Hire in Port Elizabeth

We've had 355 searches from users looking to hire a car in Port Elizabeth this month so far.

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

Vehicle cleanliness has always been a priority for car hire companies. Avis, Hertz, and Budget are some of the many companies offering enhanced cleaning to make sure your vehicle is sanitised. Search our site to see if there is an option for enhanced cleaning for your car hire in Port Elizabeth. 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 Port Elizabeth, South Africa in May?

To hire a car in Port Elizabeth for a weekend in May, we found prices as low as £9 with an average of £10. Users looking for a one-week hire in Port Elizabeth for May saw an average deal of £23 - but quotes as low as £7 were available depending on dates and car options.

Which car hire agency in Port Elizabeth has the cheapest rental car prices?

Daily rates from Thrifty are typically the cheapest, with an average price of £8/day when hiring a car in Port Elizabeth. The absolute cheapest price found at their 2 locations in Port Elizabeth is £7/day.

Is there a fee to cancel my Port Elizabeth, South Africa car hire?

The majority of the Port Elizabeth car hire agencies that we partner with do not have a cancellation fee. This means that if your plans change unexpectedly, many car rental centres in Port Elizabeth such as Avis, Hertz, and Budget often offer cancellation free of charge based on when you booked.

What is the best type of car to hire in Port Elizabeth during May?

Hiring a standard car in Port Elizabeth during the month of May is the preferred choice of most travellers. With temperatures averaging 15 °C and precipitation around 50 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 Port Elizabeth will cost you £31/day on average.

Which car hire company in Port Elizabeth has the most locations?

Bidvest is the car hire company with the most locations in Port Elizabeth, South Africa. At those 3 locations, you can expect to pay a daily rate of £25 in Port Elizabeth, South Africa.

What is the speed limit in Port Elizabeth, South Africa?

Travellers who hire a car in Port Elizabeth should be aware that the city’s speed limit is 25 mph. Suburban speed limits around Port Elizabeth 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 Port Elizabeth, South Africa in April?

In April, Port Elizabeth usually gets 40 mm of precipitation and has an average temperature of 19 °C. This information can be very helpful when looking at hire cars in Port Elizabeth as it can help you make the best decision.

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

Considering that the temperatures in Port Elizabeth are typically high during April and the chance of rain is relatively low, momondo would suggest hiring a convertible which would help you enjoy the great weather.

Is the weather in Port Elizabeth similar to the rest of Eastern Cape?

Travellers looking to leave from Port Elizabeth on a road trip around Eastern Cape or the surrounding areas during the month of April should expect temperatures around 19 °C and about 46.3 mm of possible rain through the month.

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