Africa

Cheap Car Hire in Africa from ₹ 1,052

Cape Town, South Africa
24 Apr — 1 May
Driver's age: 26-65
Cape Town, South Africa
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Africa car rentals in 2024

Get helpful information to start your search for the perfect car rental in Africa. The average price data is based on the last 12 months and was last updated on 17 April 2024.

Most popular company

MauriConnect

Most common car type

Premium

Average price per day

₹ 3,457

Cheapest price per day

₹ 1,052

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

Discover the price range for renting a car in popular cities across Africa, helping you budget and make informed decisions for your upcoming travel. Price data has been averaged over the last 12 months and was last updated on 17 April 2024.

Price

₹ 1,579 - ₹ 8,322

Out of all the popular cities in Africa, Port Louis is the cheapest city to rent a car in at just ₹ 1,579/day. Renting a car in Port Louis is 81% cheaper than renting one in Accra where the per day rate is around ₹ 8,322. Other fairly inexpensive cities in Africa to get a rental car in are: Johannesburg (₹ 1,691/day), Cape Town (₹ 1,893/day), and Cairo (₹ 2,285/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 ₹ 1,691/day on their transportation. The most popular city to rent a car in Africa is Johannesburg.

Compare available car types for rental in Africa

Compare and contrast the various car types offered for rental in Africa to find the perfect fit for your trip. Price data is based on averages over the last 12 months and was last updated on 17 April 2024.

Small cars

₹ 2,200 - ₹ 3,747

All Car Types

₹ 3,934 - ₹ 7,023

To hire a small car in Africa, you would pay an average price of ₹ 2,886/day. January is the cheapest month to hire a small car in Africa (~₹ 2,200/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is May (~₹ 3,747/day). In fact, January is about 24% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a small car hire for Africa. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Africa, hiring a small car saves you 48% in costs. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity. Here are the best Africa small car hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a medium car in Africa, you would pay an average price of ₹ 5,603/day. November is the cheapest month to hire a medium car in Africa (~₹ 4,203/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is February (~₹ 7,538/day). In fact, November is about 25% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a medium car hire for Africa. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Africa, hiring a medium car is 2% more expensive. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity. Here are the best Africa medium car hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a large car in Africa, you would pay an average price of ₹ 8,798/day. September is the cheapest month to hire a large car in Africa (~₹ 7,738/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is December (~₹ 10,598/day). In fact, September is about 13% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a large car hire for Africa. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Africa, hiring a large car is 38% more expensive. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity. Here are the best Africa large car hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a SUV in Africa, you would pay an average price of ₹ 7,078/day. March is the cheapest month to hire a SUV in Africa (~₹ 4,840/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is August (~₹ 11,264/day). In fact, March is about 32% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a SUV hire for Africa. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Africa, hiring a SUV is 23% more expensive. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity. Here are the best Africa SUV hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a van in Africa, you would pay an average price of ₹ 9,286/day. August is the cheapest month to hire a van in Africa (~₹ 4,017/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is February (~₹ 14,719/day). In fact, August is about 57% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a van hire for Africa. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Africa, hiring a van is 41% more expensive. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity.

To hire a luxury car in Africa, you would pay an average price of ₹ 8,850/day. December is the cheapest month to hire a luxury car in Africa (~₹ 8,643/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is January (~₹ 12,896/day). In fact, December is about 3% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a luxury car hire for Africa. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Africa, hiring a luxury car is 38% more expensive. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity. Here are the best Africa luxury car hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

Hyundai i10₹ 1,052/day
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Best Africa car rental deals found

Browse through a selection of recently found affordable car rental deals in Africa. Plan your trip with ease and find the perfect rental option for your needs. Data was last updated on 17 April 2024.
Hyundai i10₹ 1,052/day
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Ford Ikon₹ 1,223/day
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Hyundai i10₹ 1,297/day
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Car rental FAQs

Find answers to frequently asked questions about car rentals in Africa, including policies, requirements, and more. FAQs were last updated on 17 April 2024.
  • What is the cheapest hire car found in Africa?

    In the past two weeks, Cheapflights users have found many deals under ₹ 2,285/day when booking a car hire in Africa. The absolute best deal a user found was for ₹ 1,528/day from Autounion Car Rental, booked on Apr. 14.

  • What car hire 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: Sixt (₹ 1,410/day), Alamo (₹ 1,618/day), and Hertz (₹ 3,540/day).

  • How much does it cost to hire a car in Africa for a week from MauriConnect?

    MauriConnect is one of the most popular car hire companies in Africa, offering car hire for around ₹ 12,429 per week on average.

  • How far in advance should I hire a car in Africa for the best price?

    Booking your car hire early can save you up to 58%. Aim to book your car hire at least 83 days in advance to take advantage of a below average price in Africa.

  • Can I rent a car for a month in Africa?

    Typically, how long you can rent a car for depends on the inventory of the supplier. For Africa however, it is certainly possible to rent a car for an entire month.

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

    The average cost of a car rental in Africa for a month is ₹ 53,266. Check Cheapflights to compare pricing and options for your rental car.

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Small car rentals in Africa

Find small car rental deals in Africa from well-known providers in the area and save on gas mileage with the options provided below. small car rentals in Africa cost an average of ₹ 1,489 per day. Price data was last updated on 17 April 2024.
Hyundai i10₹ 1,052/day
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Hyundai i10₹ 1,216/day
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Hyundai i10₹ 1,297/day
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Car rentals by fuel type in Africa

Browse car rentals by fuel type in Africa. Deals were last updated on 17 April 2024.

Browse through car rental deals by fuel type in Africa. There is currently 1 fuel type to choose from.

Petrol/Diesel

Petrol/Diesel

₹ 234+

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