Cheap Car Hire in Africa

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

Below are the cheapest cities to hire a car in Africa


$18 - $358

Out of all the popular cities in Africa, Cape Town is the cheapest city to rent a car in at just $18/day. Renting a car in Cape Town is 95% cheaper than renting one in Lagos where the per day rate is around $358. Other fairly inexpensive cities in Africa to get a rental car in are: Johannesburg ($18/day), Port Louis ($32/day), and Cairo ($46/day). While these cities typically have cheaper prices than the rest of the country, travelers looking to rent a car in Johannesburg should expect to spend around $18/day on their transportation. The most popular city to rent a car in Africa is Johannesburg.

What is the cheapest time to rent a car in Africa?

























Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in Africa is April. The most expensive time to rent a car is July. 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.

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Car Rental FAQs

What is the cheapest hire car found in Africa?

In the past two weeks, Cheapflights users have found many deals under $65/day when booking a car hire in Africa. The absolute best deal a user found was for $46/day from keddy by Europcar, booked on Jul. 31.

What car rental 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: keddy by Europcar ($50/day), Hertz ($110/day), and Alamo ($111/day).

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

1First Car Rental is one of the top picks in Africa. They can have you in a hire car for about $389 per week on average.

How far in advance should I hire a car in Africa 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 8% on your car hire. For a below average price in Africa, Cheapflights recommends booking your car hire at least 26 days in advance.

Can I rent a car for a month in Africa?

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

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

You can potentially save up to 26% on a month-long rental by booking with keddy by Europcar. keddy by Europcar is the cheapest rental company available within the next few months. Renting a car in Africa can cost you on average $1,667 a month or $56 a day. For extended stays in a location, this option will usually save you the most.

Small Car Hire in Africa

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