Cheap Car Hire in Africa from ฿376

Cape Town, South Africa
28 Sep — 5 Oct
Same drop-off
Driver's age: 26-65
Cape Town, South Africa
Thu 28/9
Thu 5/10

What are the car hire prices for popular cities in Africa?

Below are the cheapest cities to rent a car in Africa


฿715 - ฿3,387

Out of all the popular cities in Africa, Cairo is the cheapest city to rent a car in at just ฿715/day. Renting a car in Cairo is 79% cheaper than renting one in Casablanca where the per day rate is around ฿3,387. Other fairly inexpensive cities in Africa to get a rental car in are: Port Louis (฿784/day), Cape Town (฿882/day), and Casablanca (฿3,387/day). While these cities typically have cheaper prices than the rest of the country, travelers looking to rent a car in Cape Town should expect to spend around ฿882/day on their transportation. The most popular city to rent a car in Africa is Cape Town.

Compare available car types for rental in Africa

Small cars

฿726 - ฿1,479

All Car Types

฿726 - ฿2,226

To hire a Small car in Africa, you would pay an average price of ฿989/day. January is the cheapest month to hire a Small car in Africa (~฿726/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is February (~฿1,479/day). In fact, January is about 27% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Small hire for Africa. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Africa, hiring a Small car saves you 28% in costs. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity. Here are the best Africa Small hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

Toyota Yaris฿376/day
Toyota Yaris
Honda City฿381/day
Honda City
Hyundai i20฿424/day
Hyundai i20

Best Africa car rental deals found

Check out some of the best deals for car rentals in Africa recently found.

Car rental FAQs

What is the cheapest hire car found in Africa?

In the past two weeks, Cheapflights users have found many deals under ฿715/day when booking a car hire in Africa. The absolute best deal a user found was for ฿715/day from Autounion Car Rental, booked on Apr. 16.

What car hire company is typically the cheapest in Africa?

According to our data, users have found the cheapest deals when booking a rental car in Africa from the following companies over the past two weeks: Hertz (฿645/day), Avis (฿824/day), and Alamo (฿1,315/day).

How much does it cost to hire a car in Africa for a week from Budget?

From Budget you can hire a car in Africa from about ฿11,127 per week on average.

How far in advance should I hire a car in Africa for the best price?

Booking early almost always ensures you have more options of car models to choose from, as well as prices reduced by up to 46% to make it a great deal in Africa. Try to book at least 55 days prior to when you need the car hire to close on a rate below the average.

Can I rent a car for a month in Africa?

Yes, renting a vehicle in Africa for a month is certainly possible.

How much does it cost to rent a car in Africa for a month?

We’ve recently found that Autounion Car Rental offers you prices that are 55% cheaper than the average rate available for a long-term rental. The average cost of a car rental in Africa for a month is ฿47,688. Check Cheapflights to compare pricing and options for your rental car.

Small car rentals in Africa

Search more Africa car rental deals like the ones below from popular area providers and save on petrol.

Van rentals in Africa

Some people need a little more room to get around comfortably on holiday. Find deals like the ones below for Africa van rentals.
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