Cape Town Car Hire

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When is it cheapest to hire a car in Cape Town?

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$16 - $91
Economy
$14 - $24

The cheapest time to hire a car in Cape Town is in August. The price is 27% lower than the rest of the year at just $20 per day. The most expensive month is July. If you are looking for a specific car type, consider hiring an economy car in November. The price of a car hire in Cape Town can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your rental car.

Cape Town car hire deals found on momondo

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Small
Medium
Large
SUV
Van
Pickup truck
Luxury

Small cars are typically categorised as economy cars, compact cars and intermediate cars. You can expect to pay $26/day to hire a small car in Cape Town. Below are the best prices found on momondo in the past week.

Opel Agila
or similar Mini
Up to 2 passengers
4-5-door vehicles
$12/day
22 Aug. - 25 Aug.
Cape Town
Car Rental Returns
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$12/day
22 Aug. - 25 Aug.
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Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
or similar Economy
Up to 2 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
$15/day
22 Aug. - 25 Aug.
Cape Town
Car Rental Returns
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$15/day
22 Aug. - 25 Aug.
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Opel Agila
or similar Mini
Up to 2 passengers
4-5-door vehicles
$15/day
22 Aug. - 25 Aug.
Cape Town
1 Myrtle Lane
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$15/day
22 Aug. - 25 Aug.
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Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
or similar Economy
Up to 2 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
$19/day
22 Aug. - 25 Aug.
Cape Town
46 Strand Street
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$19/day
22 Aug. - 25 Aug.
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Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
or similar Compact
Up to 4 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
$22/day
22 Aug. - 25 Aug.
Cape Town
Shop Dg09
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$22/day
22 Aug. - 25 Aug.
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Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
or similar Compact
Up to 4 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
$23/day
22 Aug. - 25 Aug.
Cape Town
Unit Bg6 Car Rental Building
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$23/day
22 Aug. - 25 Aug.
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Medium-sized cars, like mid-size sedans, are a step up in size from the economy car and can typically fit up to 5 people comfortably. The average price of a mid-size car hire in Cape Town is $56/day. Below are the best prices found on momondo in the past week.

Audi A4
or similar Standard
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$21/day
22 Aug. - 25 Aug.
Cape Town
Cape Town Airport
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$21/day
22 Aug. - 25 Aug.
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Audi A4
or similar Standard
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$23/day
22 Aug. - 25 Aug.
Cape Town
40 Loop Street
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$23/day
22 Aug. - 25 Aug.
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Audi A3
or similar Intermediate
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$24/day
22 Aug. - 25 Aug.
Cape Town
367 Main Road
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$24/day
22 Aug. - 25 Aug.
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Audi A3
or similar Intermediate
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$24/day
22 Aug. - 25 Aug.
Cape Town
Cape Town International Apt
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$24/day
22 Aug. - 25 Aug.
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Larger cars, like full-size sedans, can fit up to 5 people comfortably. The average price to hire a full-size car in Cape Town is $70/day. Below are the best prices found on momondo in the past week.

Volkswagen Tiguan
or similar Full-size
Up to 5 passengers
2/4-door vehicles
$41/day
22 Aug. - 25 Aug.
Cape Town
Cape Town Airport
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$41/day
22 Aug. - 25 Aug.
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Chevrolet Impala
or similar Premium
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
2/4-door vehicles
$50/day
22 Aug. - 25 Aug.
Cape Town
Ring Road
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$50/day
22 Aug. - 25 Aug.
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Ford Mustang
or similar Premium
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
2/4-door vehicles
$57/day
22 Aug. - 25 Aug.
Cape Town
Southern Sun Waterfront
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$57/day
22 Aug. - 25 Aug.
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Volkswagen Tiguan
or similar Full-size
Up to 5 passengers
2/4-door vehicles
$65/day
22 Aug. - 25 Aug.
Cape Town
24 Chiappin Street
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$65/day
22 Aug. - 25 Aug.
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SUVs are larger vehicles that are best used for families and in destinations with terrain like snow and dirt. The average cost of hiring an SUV in Cape Town is $71/day. Below are the best prices found on momondo in the past week.

Kia Sportage
or similar Compact SUV
Up to 4 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
$39/day
22 Aug. - 25 Aug.
Cape Town
Cape Town Airport
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$39/day
22 Aug. - 25 Aug.
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Kia Sportage
or similar Compact SUV
Up to 4 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
$40/day
22 Aug. - 25 Aug.
Cape Town
367 Main Road
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$40/day
22 Aug. - 25 Aug.
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Chevrolet Equinox
or similar Intermediate SUV
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$40/day
22 Aug. - 25 Aug.
Cape Town
367 Main Road
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$40/day
22 Aug. - 25 Aug.
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BMW X3
or similar Standard SUV
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$49/day
22 Aug. - 25 Aug.
Cape Town
Ring Road
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$49/day
22 Aug. - 25 Aug.
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BMW X3
or similar Standard SUV
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$53/day
22 Aug. - 25 Aug.
Cape Town
Cnr Frans Conradie &
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$53/day
22 Aug. - 25 Aug.
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Jeep Wrangler
or similar SUV
Up to 2 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
$53/day
22 Aug. - 25 Aug.
Cape Town
Car Rental Returns
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$53/day
22 Aug. - 25 Aug.
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People carriers, or people movers, are great for families and large groups. People carriers can usually hold 6 or more people comfortably. The average price of hiring a people mover in Cape Town is $57/day. Below are the best prices found on momondo in the past week.

Kia Sedona
or similar People mover
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$37/day
22 Aug. - 25 Aug.
Cape Town
46 Strand Street
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$37/day
22 Aug. - 25 Aug.
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Kia Sedona
or similar People mover
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$37/day
22 Aug. - 25 Aug.
Cape Town
Cape Town International Apt
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$37/day
22 Aug. - 25 Aug.
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Dodge Durango
or similar Passenger Van
Up to 5 passengers
4-5-door vehicles
$60/day
22 Aug. - 25 Aug.
Cape Town
Car Rental Returns
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$60/day
22 Aug. - 25 Aug.
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Kia Sedona
or similar Passenger Van
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$69/day
22 Aug. - 25 Aug.
Cape Town
Southern Sun Waterfront
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$69/day
22 Aug. - 25 Aug.
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Hiring a lorry is a good option if you plan on transporting equipment or larger loads while visiting Cape Town. Below are the best prices found on momondo in the past week.

Class Full-size truck
or similar Ute
Up to 5 passengers
2/4-door vehicles
$44/day
22 Aug. - 25 Aug.
Cape Town
24 Chiappin Street
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$44/day
22 Aug. - 25 Aug.
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Class Full-size truck
or similar Ute
Up to 5 passengers
2/4-door vehicles
$48/day
22 Aug. - 25 Aug.
Cape Town
Unit Bg6 Car Rental Building
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$48/day
22 Aug. - 25 Aug.
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Luxury vehicles are typically cars that cost more because of the extra features they include. Below are the best prices found on momondo in the past week.

Audi A4
or similar Luxury
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$62/day
22 Aug. - 25 Aug.
Cape Town
Cape Town International Airport
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$62/day
22 Aug. - 25 Aug.
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Audi A4
or similar Luxury
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$64/day
22 Aug. - 25 Aug.
Cape Town
Corner Of Bree And Riebeek Streets (33 Bree Street)
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$64/day
22 Aug. - 25 Aug.
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Acura MDX
or similar Luxury SUV
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$209/day
22 Aug. - 25 Aug.
Cape Town
Cape Town Int. Airport
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$209/day
22 Aug. - 25 Aug.
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Acura MDX
or similar Luxury SUV
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$212/day
22 Aug. - 25 Aug.
Cape Town
49 Loop Street
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$212/day
22 Aug. - 25 Aug.
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Cape Town Car Hire Directory

All major car hire suppliers in Cape Town

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avis

Agency score: Good 7.9

Score based on 92 reviews

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hertz

Agency score: Good 6.6

Score based on 94 reviews

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dollar

Agency score: Good 6.6

Score based on 72 reviews

View all 2 locations

thrifty

Agency score: Good 6.4

Score based on 62 reviews

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budget

Agency score: Excellent 8.5

Score based on 21 reviews

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europcar

Agency score: Excellent 8.4

Score based on 12 reviews

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bidvest

Agency score: Excellent 8.0

Score based on 5 reviews

View all 3 locations

sixtrentacar

Agency score: Good 6.7

Score based on 12 reviews

View all 4 locations

Find popular attractions close to your car's pick-up location

Cape Town Intl Airport
Cape Town, South Africa
Nearby attractions:
Camps Bay Beach 20.9 km
keddy by Europcar
183 Cook Street
Nearby attractions:
Camps Bay Beach 17.4 km
Sunnycars
1 Lower Buitengracht Street
Nearby attractions:
Camps Bay Beach 5.7 km

Distance to popular hotels from Cape Town Intl Airport

Park your car and yourself at these popular hotels not far from Cape Town Intl's car hire counter

Taj Cape Town

1 Wale Street

17.8 km from airport

President Hotel

4 Alexander Road

21.4 km from airport

Pepperclub Hotel

Cnr Loop and Pepper Street, Cape Town, 8001 South Africa

18.1 km from airport

The Table Bay Hotel

Quay 6 Victoria & Alfred

18.5 km from airport

DoubleTree by Hilton Cape Town - Upper Eastside Hotel

31 Brickfield Road, Woodstock

14.1 km from airport

Cape Town Lodge Hotel

101 Buitengracht Street

18.2 km from airport

Radisson Blu Hotel Waterfront, Cape Town

Beach Rd, Granger Bay

19.5 km from airport

Belmond Mount Nelson Hotel

76 Orange Street

18.2 km from airport

Hotel Verde

15 Michigan Street, Airport Industria

1.0 km from airport

The Westin Cape Town

Convention Square

17.6 km from airport

Cape Town Marriott Hotel Crystal Towers

Corner Century Boulevard & Rialto Road

12.6 km from airport

Cape Royale Luxury Suites

47 Main Road Green Point

19.0 km from airport

Lagoon Beach Hotel & Spa

1 Lagoon Gate Drive

14.4 km from airport

One&Only Cape Town

1 Dock Rd, V and a Waterfront

18.7 km from airport

The Bay Hotel

69 Victoria Road

20.8 km from airport

Holiday Inn Express Cape Town City Centre

101 St Georges Mall

17.8 km from airport

Radisson Blu Le Vendome Hotel

London Road

20.8 km from airport

Car Hire in Cape Town

242 users have looked for car hire in Cape Town with momondo in August.

What cleaning measures are being taken by Cape Town car hire companies to control the spread of COVID-19?

Avis, Sixt, and Budget are some of the companies offering enhanced cleaning options to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in Cape Town. Vehicles are always cleaned regularly, however, some agencies are now going above and beyond to ensure cars are sanitised. You can check to see all agencies in Cape Town offering this service by searching and filtering for that option on momondo. As things change, so do policies. We’ll do our best to stay on top of things, but always be sure to check with the provider directly.

How much will it cost to hire a car in Cape Town in September?

For September in Cape Town, the average price from these searches for a weekend hire was $15 - but some users found deals as low as $15. $17 is a normal deal for a week-long hire in Cape Town, but for September it's not uncommon to see prices as low as $16, depending on your requirements.

Which car hire agency in Cape Town has the cheapest rental car prices?

You can expect to find the cheapest car hire prices in Cape Town from 1First Car Rental, who has 3 locations in the city. momondo users have found daily rates as low as $12, but the average rate for car rentals in Cape Town from 1First Car Rental is $14/day.

Is there a fee to cancel my Cape Town car hire?

When you hire a car in Cape Town, popular agencies such as Avis, Sixt, and Budget will generally offer free cancellation. While momondo does not have any control over cancellation policies for rental cars in Cape Town, we can help you find the cheapest car to hire for your upcoming trip.

Which car hire company in Cape Town has the most locations?

The city of Cape Town has 8 locations owned by keddy by Europcar, with an average daily rate of $53.

What is the speed limit in Cape Town?

When you hire a car in Cape Town, you should abide by the city’s 40 km/h speed limit. The speed limits on any suburban roads and highways in Cape Town are 100 km/h and 120 km/h, respectively. Be on the lookout for posted signage, because these speed limits might change depending on where you are within Cape Town.


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