Africa

Cheap Car Rentals in Africa

Cape Town, South Africa
14 Dec — 21 Dec
Same drop-off
Cape Town, South Africa
Wed 14/12
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Wed 21/12
Noon
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What are the car hire prices for popular cities in Africa?

Below are the cheapest cities to rent a car in Africa

Price

₹ 959 - ₹ 15,950

Out of all the popular cities in Africa, Marrakech is the cheapest city to rent a car in at just ₹ 959/day. Renting a car in Marrakech is 94% cheaper than renting one in Cairo where the per day rate is around ₹ 15,950. Other fairly inexpensive cities in Africa to get a rental car in are: Casablanca (₹ 1,677/day), Johannesburg (₹ 1,893/day), and Port Louis (₹ 1,984/day). While these cities typically have cheaper prices than the rest of the country, travelers looking to rent a car in Cape Town should expect to spend around ₹ 2,444/day on their transportation. The most popular city to rent a car in Africa is Cape Town.

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

January

₹ 2,551

February

₹ 3,209

March

₹ 3,209

April

₹ 3,292

May

₹ 2,798

June

₹ 2,798

July

₹ 2,880

August

₹ 2,880

September

₹ 2,798

October

₹ 2,633

November

₹ 2,551

December

₹ 3,209

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.

Compare available car types for hire in Africa

Small cars

₹ 2,107 - ₹ 5,099

All Car Types

₹ 2,476 - ₹ 9,242

To hire a Small car in Africa, you would pay an average price of ₹ 3,126/day. January is the cheapest month to hire a Small car in Africa (~₹ 2,107/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is April (~₹ 5,099/day). In fact, January is about 33% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Small hire for Africa. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Africa, hiring a Small car saves you 50% 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 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 ₹ 4,630/day. February is the cheapest month to hire a Medium car in Africa (~₹ 1,857/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is October (~₹ 6,559/day). In fact, February is about 60% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Medium hire for Africa. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Africa, hiring a Medium car saves you 25% 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 Medium 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 ₹ 8,254/day. February is the cheapest month to hire a Large car in Africa (~₹ 3,586/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is April (~₹ 14,901/day). In fact, February is about 57% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Large hire for Africa. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Africa, hiring a Large car is 26% 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 hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a SUV car in Africa, you would pay an average price of ₹ 6,186/day. March is the cheapest month to hire a SUV car in Africa (~₹ 4,839/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is December (~₹ 9,020/day). In fact, March is about 22% 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 car is 1% 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 car in Africa, you would pay an average price of ₹ 8,845/day. November is the cheapest month to hire a Van car in Africa (~₹ 4,955/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is January (~₹ 22,357/day). In fact, November is about 44% 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 car is 31% 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 ₹ 7,941/day. March is the cheapest month to hire a Luxury car in Africa (~₹ 5,612/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is January (~₹ 22,357/day). In fact, March is about 30% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Luxury hire for Africa. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Africa, hiring a Luxury car 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.

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Best Africa Car Rental Deals Found

Check out some of the best deals for car rentals in Africa recently found.

Car Rental FAQs

What is the cheapest hire car found in Africa?

In the past two weeks, Cheapflights users have found many deals under ₹ 15,950/day when booking a car hire in Africa. The absolute best deal a user found was for ₹ 3,804/day from Avis, booked on Dec. 4.

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 most popular car hire companies in Africa, offering car hire for around ₹ 22,972 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 10%. Aim to book your car hire at least 90 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.

Small Car Rentals in Africa

Search more Africa car rental deals like the ones below from popular area providers and save on petrol.