Johannesburg

Cheap Car Rentals in Johannesburg

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

January

฿1,047

February

฿1,342

March

฿1,309

April

฿1,342

May

฿1,178

June

฿1,145

July

฿1,309

August

฿1,276

September

฿1,112

October

฿1,080

November

฿1,014

December

฿1,080

Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in Johannesburg is November. The most expensive time to rent a car is February. 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 Johannesburg

Small cars

฿576 - ฿1,474

All Car Types

฿576 - ฿4,260

To hire a Small car in Johannesburg, South Africa, you would pay an average price of ฿718/day. January is the cheapest month to hire a Small car in Johannesburg, South Africa (~฿576/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is June (~฿1,474/day). In fact, January is about 20% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Small hire for Johannesburg. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Johannesburg, hiring a Small car saves you 46% 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 Johannesburg

All major car rental suppliers in Johannesburg

Sixt

8.0
Very Good
1 review5 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.0

Comfort

8.0

Overall

8.0

Pick-up/drop-off

8.0

Value

8.0

Hertz

6.2
Okay
20 reviews10 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

6.5

Comfort

6.5

Overall

6.0

Pick-up/drop-off

5.7

Value

6.5

Avis

6.0
Okay
13 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.0

Comfort

4.0

Overall

4.0

Pick-up/drop-off

6.0

Value

8.0

Tempest Car Hire

2.0
Poor
1 review5 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

4.0

Comfort

2.0

Overall

2.0

Pick-up/drop-off

2.0

Value

2.0

GREEN MOTION

2.0
Poor
2 reviews1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

5.0

Comfort

2.0

Overall

2.0

Pick-up/drop-off

2.0

Value

2.0

Sunnycars

10 locations

Firefly

9 locations

Europcar

8 locations

Car Rental FAQs

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

Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, Sixt (8.0 rating), Hertz (6.2 rating) and Avis (6.0 rating) seem to be the best car hire companies in Johannesburg.

What are gas prices like in Johannesburg?

The average price of petrol in Johannesburg is ฿40.59/litre over the past month, costing you anywhere between ฿1,826 and ฿2,638 to fill up a car’s fuel tank.

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

From 1First Car Rental you can hire a car in Johannesburg from about ฿4,037 per week on average.

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

Booking in advance not only ensures a better chance of getting your vehicle of choice, it can save you up to 20% on your car hire. For a below average price in Johannesburg, Cheapflights recommends booking your car hire at least 5 days in advance.

Can I rent a car for a month in Johannesburg?

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

What car do most people hire in Johannesburg?

The most popular car to hire while in Johannesburg is the Toyota Yaris, which is a Mini vehicle.

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