Cape Town

Cheap Car Rentals in Cape Town

Cape Town, South Africa
13 Oct — 20 Oct
Same drop-off
Cape Town, South Africa
Thu 13/10
Noon
Thu 20/10
Noon
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Cape Town Car Rentals in 2022

Most popular company1FIRSTCARRENTAL
Price of petrol per litre฿47.12
Average price per day฿22
Cheapest price per day฿22

What is the cheapest time to rent a car in Cape Town?

January

฿1,159

February

฿1,458

March

฿1,458

April

฿1,495

May

฿1,271

June

฿1,271

July

฿1,308

August

฿1,308

September

฿1,234

October

฿1,159

November

฿1,234

December

฿1,458

Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in Cape Town is January. The most expensive time to rent a car is April. The cheapest prices for each month are shown above, but prices will vary based on availability, how far out you book your rental car, and of course, car type.

Compare available car types for rental in Cape Town

Small cars

฿396 - ฿1,594

All Car Types

฿396 - ฿1,594

To hire a Small car in Cape Town, South Africa, you would pay an average price of ฿559/day. December is the cheapest month to hire a Small car in Cape Town, South Africa (~฿396/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is April (~฿1,594/day). In fact, December is about 30% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Small hire for Cape Town. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Cape Town, hiring a Small car saves you 3% 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.

Top rental agencies in Cape Town

All major car rental suppliers in Cape Town
7.5
Good
50 reviews5 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

9.5

Comfort

9.5

Overall

7.5

Pick-up/drop-off

8.0

Value

8.5
10.0
Excellent
1 review5 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

10.0

Comfort

10.0

Overall

10.0

Pick-up/drop-off

10.0

Value

10.0
2.0
Mediocre
22 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

2.0

Comfort

2.0

Overall

2.0

Pick-up/drop-off

2.0

Value

2.0
9 locations
8 locations
7 locations
3 reviews6 locations
6 locations

Car Rental FAQs

What is the cheapest hire car found in Cape Town?

In the past two weeks, Cheapflights users have found many deals under ฿840/day when booking a car hire in Cape Town. The absolute best deal a user found was for ฿834/day from 1First Car Rental, booked on Jul. 10.

Which car rental company is considered to be the best in Cape Town?

Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, Avis (10.0 rating), 1First Car Rental (10.0 rating) and Hertz (8.3 rating) seem to be the best car hire companies in Cape Town.

What are gas prices like in Cape Town?

The average price of petrol in Cape Town is ฿47.12/litre over the past month, costing you anywhere between ฿2,120 and ฿3,063 to fill up a car’s fuel tank.

How much does it cost to hire a car in Cape Town for a week from 1First Car Rental?

From 1First Car Rental you can hire a car in Cape Town from about ฿5,879 per week on average.

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

Booking your car hire early can save you up to 11%. Aim to book your car hire at least 90 days in advance to take advantage of a below average price in Cape Town.

Can I rent a car for a month in Cape Town?

Yes, cars are available to be rented out for an entire month in Cape Town.

What car do most people hire in Cape Town?

The majority of Cheapflights travellers prefer to hire a Mini (Suzuki Alto) in Cape Town, making it the most popular option.