Johannesburg

Cheap Car Rentals in Johannesburg

Johannesburg, South Africa
15 Dec — 22 Dec
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Johannesburg car hires in 2022

Most popular company1FIRSTCARRENTAL
Price of petrol per litre₹ 110
Average price per day₹ 35
Cheapest price per day₹ 24

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

January

₹ 2,800

February

₹ 3,377

March

₹ 3,294

April

₹ 3,377

May

₹ 2,965

June

₹ 2,882

July

₹ 3,294

August

₹ 3,212

September

₹ 2,800

October

₹ 2,718

November

₹ 2,635

December

₹ 3,130

Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in Johannesburg is November. The most expensive time to rent a car is February. 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 Johannesburg

In Johannesburg, South Africa, there are 82 active rental locations from 18 car rental companies. Small is the cheapest car type to hire in Johannesburg in the past week - currently priced from ₹ 19/day. View deals for 4 car types available to hire in this destination:

Compare available car types for hire in Johannesburg

Small cars

₹ 1,854 - ₹ 3,323

All Car Types

₹ 3,574 - ₹ 8,173

To hire a Small car in Johannesburg, South Africa, you would pay an average price of ₹ 2,501/day. September is the cheapest month to hire a Small car in Johannesburg, South Africa (~₹ 1,854/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is July (~₹ 3,323/day). In fact, September is about 26% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Small hire for Johannesburg. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Johannesburg, hiring a Small car saves you 57% 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 Johannesburg Small hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a Medium car in Johannesburg, South Africa, you would pay an average price of ₹ 4,899/day. February is the cheapest month to hire a Medium car in Johannesburg, South Africa (~₹ 3,128/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is June (~₹ 7,193/day). In fact, February is about 37% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Medium hire for Johannesburg. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Johannesburg, hiring a Medium car saves you 14% 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 Johannesburg Medium hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a Large car in Johannesburg, South Africa, you would pay an average price of ₹ 7,540/day. February is the cheapest month to hire a Large car in Johannesburg, South Africa (~₹ 4,403/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is April (~₹ 13,075/day). In fact, February is about 42% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Large hire for Johannesburg. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Johannesburg, hiring a Large car is 25% 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 Johannesburg Large hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a SUV car in Johannesburg, South Africa, you would pay an average price of ₹ 6,007/day. February is the cheapest month to hire a SUV car in Johannesburg, South Africa (~₹ 3,520/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is October (~₹ 11,333/day). In fact, February is about 42% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a SUV hire for Johannesburg. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Johannesburg, hiring a SUV car is 6% 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 Johannesburg SUV hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a Van car in Johannesburg, South Africa, you would pay an average price of ₹ 7,669/day. November is the cheapest month to hire a Van car in Johannesburg, South Africa (~₹ 4,450/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is January (~₹ 16,848/day). In fact, November is about 42% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Van hire for Johannesburg. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Johannesburg, hiring a Van 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.

To hire a Luxury car in Johannesburg, South Africa, you would pay an average price of ₹ 6,446/day. August is the cheapest month to hire a Luxury car in Johannesburg, South Africa (~₹ 5,961/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is January (~₹ 20,117/day). In fact, August is about 8% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Luxury hire for Johannesburg. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Johannesburg, hiring a Luxury car is 12% 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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Top rental agencies in Johannesburg

All major car rental suppliers in Johannesburg

Sixt

8.0
Very Good
1 review5 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.0

Comfort

8.0

Overall

8.0

Pick-up/drop-off

8.0

Value

8.0

Hertz

6.2
Okay
20 reviews10 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

6.5

Comfort

6.5

Overall

6.0

Pick-up/drop-off

5.7

Value

6.5

Avis

6.2
Okay
13 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

9.0

Comfort

4.0

Overall

4.0

Pick-up/drop-off

6.0

Value

8.0

Tempest Car Hire

5 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

6.0

Comfort

2.0

Overall

2.0

Pick-up/drop-off

2.0

Value

2.0

GREEN MOTION

2.0
Poor
2 reviews1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

5.0

Comfort

2.0

Overall

2.0

Pick-up/drop-off

2.0

Value

2.0

Sunnycars

10 locations

Firefly

9 locations

Europcar

8 locations

Best Johannesburg Car Rental Deals Found

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Car Rental FAQs

What is the cheapest hire car found in Johannesburg?

In the past two weeks, Cheapflights users have found many deals under ₹ 2,907/day when booking a car hire in Johannesburg. The absolute best deal a user found was for ₹ 1,983/day from Bidvest, booked on Jul. 28.

What car rental company is typically the cheapest in Johannesburg?

According to our data, users have found the cheapest deals when booking a rental car in Johannesburg from the following companies over the past two weeks: keddy by Europcar (₹ 1,731/day), 1First Car Rental (₹ 1,786/day), and Firefly (₹ 2,727/day).

Which car rental company is considered to be the best in Johannesburg?

Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, Sixt (8.0 rating), Avis (6.2 rating) and Hertz (6.2 rating) seem to be the best car hire companies in Johannesburg.

What are gas prices like in Johannesburg?

The average price of petrol in Johannesburg is ₹ 110/litre over the past month, costing you anywhere between ₹ 4,930 and ₹ 7,121 to fill up a car’s fuel tank.

How much does it cost to hire a car in Johannesburg for a week from 1First Car Rental?

1First Car Rental is a popular option for travellers looking for car hire in Johannesburg. You can expect the average cost of car hire to be about ₹ 14,380 per week.

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

Our data suggests that booking early can save you up to 21% on a hire car in Johannesburg. Take advantage of below-average prices by booking at least 12 days prior to your desired date.

Can I rent a car for a month in Johannesburg?

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

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

The monthly cost of a car rental in Johannesburg is ₹ 61,628 (₹ 2,054/day) on average.

How much is a car hire in Johannesburg for a weekend?

For a weekend car hire in Johannesburg, you can expect the average price to be around ₹ 0. Usually a Mini hire in Johannesburg is your cheapest weekend car hire option, though you should always check Cheapflights to see if there are other deals on alternative car hire types. If you do opt for hiring a Mini for January, it will cost approximately ₹ 3,310 per day.

What car do most people hire in Johannesburg?

The most popular car to hire while in Johannesburg is the Hyundai Accent, which is a Economy vehicle.

Small Car Rentals in Johannesburg

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Car type options available for Johannesburg

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