Cape Town

Cheap Car Rentals in Cape Town

Cape Town
25 May — 1 Jun
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Cape Town
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Cape Town car hires in 2022

Most popular company1FIRSTCARRENTAL
Price of petrol per litre$2.09
Average price per day$25
Cheapest price per day$16

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

January

$49

February

$62

March

$62

April

$63

May

$44

June

$41

July

$43

August

$41

September

$41

October

$49

November

$52

December

$62

Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in Cape Town is June. 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.

Top rental agencies in Cape Town

All major car rental suppliers in Cape Town
6.4
Good
49 reviews5 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.4

Comfort

7.0

Overall

6.1

Pick-up/drop-off

6.0

Value

6.2
9.6
Excellent
1 review5 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

10.0

Comfort

10.0

Overall

10.0

Pick-up/drop-off

10.0

Value

8.0
9.2
Excellent
3 reviews6 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

10.0

Comfort

10.0

Overall

8.6

Pick-up/drop-off

7.3

Value

10.0
7.3
Good
21 reviews4 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.6

Comfort

7.3

Overall

7.0

Pick-up/drop-off

7.0

Value

7.6
5.9
Okay
9 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.3

Comfort

6.6

Overall

5.3

Pick-up/drop-off

4.6

Value

5.7
4 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

5.0

Comfort

4.0

Overall

4.0

Pick-up/drop-off

5.0

Value

4.0
4.4
Okay
22 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

5.4

Comfort

4.4

Overall

3.8

Pick-up/drop-off

3.8

Value

4.6
8 locations

Best Cape Town Car Rental Deals Found

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

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 $39/day when booking a car hire in Cape Town. The absolute best deal a user found was for $25/day from First Car, booked on Jul. 28.

What car rental company is typically the cheapest in Cape Town?

According to our data, users have found the cheapest deals when booking a rental car in Cape Town from the following companies over the past two weeks: 1First Car Rental ($45/day), Budget ($69/day), and Firefly ($83/day).

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

Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, Budget (9.8 rating), Europcar (9.2 rating) and Avis (7.9 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 $2.09/litre over the past month, costing you anywhere between $94 and $136 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?

1First Car Rental offers hire cars in Cape Town for about $282 per week on average.

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

Generally, for a better deal in Cape Town it’s recommended to book in a timely manner (to save up to 11%). Cheapflights recommends you book around 90 days prior to your pickup date. Booking as early as you can also increases the likelihood that you’ll get the ideal car.

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

The length of time you can book a rental for is subject to the inventory of the supplier. When renting a vehicle from Cape Town it should be possible to rent a car for a whole month if needed.

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

You can potentially save up to 60% on a month-long rental by booking with First Car. First Car is the cheapest rental company available within the next few months. Renting a car in Cape Town can cost you on average $1,208 a month or $40 a day. For extended stays in a location, this option will usually save you the most.

How much is a car hire in Cape Town for a weekend?

The average price for a weekend car hire in Cape Town is $52. Hiring a Compact is your cheapest option if you’re looking to save money on your weekend car hire in Cape Town. For the month of June, Cheapflights users have found hire cars in Cape Town for as low as $32/day.

What car do most people hire in Cape Town?

The most popular car to hire while in Cape Town is the Volkswagen Passat, which is a Standard vehicle.

Small Car Rentals in Cape Town

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