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Cape Town Car hire information

Average Rental Car CostCheapest Rental Car PriceMost Popular Rental TypeLowest Price Rental Company
R 2,839Datsun Go (R 266 per day)EconomyThrifty (R 266 per day)
FAQs about renting a car in Cape Town
What is the average cost to rent a car in Cape Town?
The average cost to rent a car in Cape Town is R 2,839 per day.
What is the cheapest price for a Car hire in Cape Town?
The cheapest Car hire in Cape Town is Datsun Go (R 266 per day).
What is the most popular Car hire type in Cape Town?
Economy is the most booked Car hire type in Cape Town
Which car rental companies have the lowest priced car hire in Cape Town?
Thrifty has the cheapest Car hire rate in the next 14 days. Datsun Go R 266 per day
Which Car hire companies offer services in Cape Town?
Car hire companies that service Cape Town are Europcar, Hertz, and Firefly

Find the best car hire deals in Cape Town

Renting a car in Cape Town is a must if you want to fully explore in and around the city. There’s a lot of things to do and places to see in Cape Town. Renting a car gives you the flexibility to drive to a nearby city or attraction outside of Cape Town.

With Tripadvisor, you can rent all types of vehicles in Cape Town. We offer economical standard cars, sporty convertibles, family-friendly minivans, and comfortable SUVs. By leveraging the world’s largest car hire booking service and searching all major rental brands, we help you find the lowest car hire prices available. We offer comprehensive coverage of over 60,000 locations worldwide.

What you need to know when renting a car in Cape Town

  • You can pick up your vehicle at any car hire location in Cape Town or at the airport.
  • Make sure you compare deals across all major car hire brands - there are dozens to choose from in Cape Town.
  • Major car hire providers include Hertz, National, Enterprise, Alamo and Avis, but Cape Town also offers other car hire brands.
  • Reserve early to get the best-priced car hire for your trip to Cape Town.

Tips for renting a car in Cape Town

  • Join a loyalty rewards programme with a car hire company so you can earn points to use towards perks. Joining is typically free-of-charge.
  • Look for Cape Town car hire locations outside the airport as prices usually include a kiosk fee at the airport.
  • Consider taking a taxi or rideshare from the airport to an offsite location. Taxes and fees are based on where you pick up your car hire, not where you drop off.
  • Join a loyalty rewards programme with a car hire company so you can earn points to use towards perks. Joining is typically free-of-charge.
  • When flying to Cape Town, check with the airline for reward programmes that include discounts at car hire companies.
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26 Chiappini Street
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Hertz - Cape Town Intl Airport
Budget - Cape Town Intl Airport
Tempest - Cape Town Intl Airport
Europcar - Cape Town Intl Airport
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24 Chiappini Street
40 Loop Street
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