Cape Town

Cheap Car Rentals in Cape Town

Cape Town
30 May — 6 Jun
Same drop-off
Cape Town
Mon 30/5
Noon
Mon 6/6
Noon
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Cape Town Car Rentals in 2022

Most popular company1FIRSTCARRENTAL
Price of petrol per litreAED 4.82
Average price per dayAED 53
Cheapest price per dayAED 24

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

January

AED 113

February

AED 143

March

AED 143

April

AED 146

May

AED 113

June

AED 95

July

AED 99

August

AED 95

September

AED 95

October

AED 113

November

AED 121

December

AED 143

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 AED 194/day when booking a car hire in Cape Town. The absolute best deal a user found was for AED 87/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 (AED 123/day), Firefly (AED 137/day), and GREEN MOTION (AED 233/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 AED 4.82/litre over the past month, costing you anywhere between AED 217 and AED 313 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 is a popular option for travellers looking for car hire in Cape Town. You can expect the average cost of car hire to be about AED 1,332 per week.

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 13%). 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?

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

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

The monthly cost of a car rental in Cape Town is AED 5,711 (AED 190/day) on average.

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

Car hire prices in Cape Town are typically AED 0 for the weekend. On Cheapflights, you’ll be able to find great car hire deals on any type of vehicle. However, consider hiring a Mini to save money on your trip to AED 0. Our users have found prices for Mini car hire in June to be on average AED 97 per day.

What car do most people hire in Cape Town?

The most popular car to hire while in Cape Town is the Ford Explorer, which is a Full-size vehicle.

Small Car Rentals in Cape Town

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