Cape Town

Cheap Car Hire in Cape Town

Cape Town, South Africa
21 Aug — 28 Aug
Same drop-off
Cape Town, South Africa
Sun 21/8
Noon
Sun 28/8
Noon
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Cape Town car hires in 2022

Most popular company1FIRSTCARRENTAL
Price of petrol per litre$2.22
Average price per day$31
Cheapest price per day$20

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

January

$43

February

$54

March

$54

April

$56

May

$47

June

$47

July

$49

August

$36

September

$36

October

$43

November

$46

December

$54

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

Popular Car Types in Cape Town

Top rental agencies in Cape Town

All major car hire 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
8 locations
8 locations
7 locations
0.0
Horrible
3 reviews6 locations
6 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 $43/day when booking a car hire in Cape Town. The absolute best deal a user found was for $28/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: Woodford ($28/day), 1First Car Rental ($39/day), and keddy by Europcar ($51/day).

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), Hertz (8.3 rating) and Dollar (1.9 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 $2.22/litre over the past month, costing you anywhere between $100 and $144 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 $294 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 12%. 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?

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

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

The monthly cost of a car hire in Cape Town is $1,259 ($42/day) on average.

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

It costs $41 for a weekend car hire in Cape Town, on average. The cheapest type of car hire you can book on any given weekend is the Mini as prices are generally lower for these hire types due to demand and availability. If you’re planning to book a hire car in Cape Town in September, prices are $69 per day on average.

What car do most people hire in Cape Town?

The most popular car chosen by those travelling to Cape Town is Mini (Class Mini Car) based on our Cheapflights data.