Cape Town

Cheap Car Rentals in Cape Town

Cape Town, South Africa
5 Feb — 12 Feb
Same drop-off
Cape Town, South Africa
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What is the cheapest time to rent a car in Cape Town?

January

฿981

February

฿1,276

March

฿1,276

April

฿1,309

May

฿1,112

June

฿1,112

July

฿1,145

August

฿1,145

September

฿1,112

October

฿1,047

November

฿1,014

December

฿1,243

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

฿659 - ฿1,214

All Car Types

฿659 - ฿2,696

To hire a Small car in Cape Town, South Africa, you would pay an average price of ฿634/day. January is the cheapest month to hire a Small car in Cape Town, South Africa (~฿659/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is April (~฿1,214/day). In fact, January is about 0% 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 34% 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

Hertz

7.1
Good
50 reviews5 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.6

Comfort

7.6

Overall

7.0

Pick-up/drop-off

6.7

Value

7.2

1First Car Rental

10.0
Wonderful
1 review5 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

10.0

Comfort

10.0

Overall

10.0

Pick-up/drop-off

10.0

Value

10.0

Budget

9.8
Wonderful
1 review3 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

10.0

Comfort

10.0

Overall

10.0

Pick-up/drop-off

10.0

Value

9.3

Europcar

8.8
Very Good
3 reviews7 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

10.0

Comfort

10.0

Overall

8.0

Pick-up/drop-off

6.0

Value

10.0

Avis

8.1
Very Good
22 reviews4 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.0

Comfort

8.1

Overall

8.1

Pick-up/drop-off

8.0

Value

8.1

Sixt

3 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.3

Comfort

6.6

Overall

6.6

Pick-up/drop-off

6.0

Value

7.3

Dollar

4.9
Mediocre
22 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

6.8

Comfort

5.7

Overall

4.5

Pick-up/drop-off

4.5

Value

5.7

keddy by Europcar

9 locations

Car Rental FAQs

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

Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, 1First Car Rental (10.0 rating), Budget (9.8 rating) and Europcar (8.8 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 ฿39.94/litre over the past month, costing you anywhere between ฿1,797 and ฿2,596 to fill up a car’s fuel tank.

How much does it cost to hire a car in Cape Town for a week from Bidvest?

From Bidvest you can hire a car in Cape Town from about ฿2,843 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 5%. Aim to book your car hire at least 16 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 (Class Mini Car) in Cape Town, making it the most popular option.

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