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Best deals found for Cape Town, Western Cape car hire

Find great deals below on a variety of popular rental car types in Cape Town, Western Cape
Economy$23/day
Compact$24/day
Intermediate$27/day
Full-size SUV$82/day
Mini$20/day
Passenger van$46/day
Compact SUV$36/day
Intermediate SUV$46/day
Standard SUV$63/day
Best rates found by momondo users in the past 48 hours.

Car hire insight and trends in Cape Town

Useful insights to help you book the perfect car hire in Cape Town

What is the cheapest car hire agency in Cape Town?

The cheapest car hire in Cape Town are generally found through Woodford. When booking with Woodford, you may be able to find car hire prices for as low as $18/day. The average price to hire a car in Cape Town is $34/day.

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

keddy by Europcar has the most locations of any car hire company in Cape Town, with 10 locations.

What car do most people hire in Cape Town?

The Toyota Urban Cruiser is the most popular car to hire in Cape Town, according to our data. Our users have found prices for Toyota Urban Cruiser rentals for as low as $26/day in Cape Town, though on average you can expect prices to be around $56/day. Another popular car to hire in Cape Town is the Volkswagen T-Cross for an average of $74/day, and deals as low as $30/day.

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Small cars

$30 - $45

All Car Types

$56 - $87

The average price of a small car hire in Cape Town, South Africa is $38. The cheapest time to hire a small car in Cape Town, South Africa is in November. The price is 24% lower than the rest of the year at just $30 per day. A small car rental is typically 43% less expensive than the average rental car in Cape Town. The average price of a vehicle 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 car hire. Below are the best prices for Cape Town small car hire found on momondo in the past week.

The average price of a medium car hire in Cape Town, South Africa is $76. The cheapest time to hire a medium car in Cape Town, South Africa is in October. The price is 22% lower than the rest of the year at just $60 per day. A medium car rental is typically 11% more expensive than the average rental car in Cape Town. The average price of a vehicle 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 car hire. Below are the best prices for Cape Town medium car hire found on momondo in the past week.

The average price of a large car hire in Cape Town, South Africa is $126. The cheapest time to hire a large car in Cape Town, South Africa is in May. The price is 34% lower than the rest of the year at just $84 per day. A large car rental is typically 47% more expensive than the average rental car in Cape Town. The average price of a vehicle 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 car hire.

The average price of a SUV hire in Cape Town, South Africa is $73. The cheapest time to hire a SUV in Cape Town, South Africa is in July. The price is 17% lower than the rest of the year at just $62 per day. A SUV rental is typically 9% more expensive than the average rental car in Cape Town. The average price of a vehicle 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 car hire. Below are the best prices for Cape Town SUV hire found on momondo in the past week.

The average price of a van hire in Cape Town, South Africa is $93. The cheapest time to hire a van in Cape Town, South Africa is in May. The price is 35% lower than the rest of the year at just $62 per day. A van rental is typically 28% more expensive than the average rental car in Cape Town. The average price of a vehicle 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 car hire. Below are the best prices for Cape Town van hire found on momondo in the past week.

The average price of a luxury car hire in Cape Town, South Africa is $94. The cheapest time to hire a luxury car in Cape Town, South Africa is in October. The price is 2% lower than the rest of the year at just $93 per day. A luxury car rental is typically 28% more expensive than the average rental car in Cape Town. The average price of a vehicle 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 car hire.

Nissan Micra
or similar Mini
Up to 2 passengers

$20/day

8 Aug - 6 Sep
Nissan Micra
Hyundai Accent Hatch
or similar Economy
Up to 2 passengers

$23/day

22 Jul - 15 Aug
Hyundai Accent Hatch
Kia Picanto
or similar Mini
Up to 2 passengers

$23/day

8 Aug - 5 Sep
Kia Picanto

Cape Town car hire directory

All major car hire suppliers in Cape Town, Western Cape

Hertz

7.5
Good
52 reviews6 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.4

Comfort

8.2

Overall

7.3

Pick-up/drop-off

7.1

Value

7.6

keddy by Europcar

10.0
Wonderful
2 reviews10 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

10.0

Comfort

10.0

Overall

10.0

Pick-up/drop-off

9.0

Value

10.0

Firefly

7 locations

1First Car Rental

10.0
Wonderful
1 review5 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

10.0

Comfort

9.3

Overall

10.0

Pick-up/drop-off

10.0

Value

10.0

Tempest Car Hire

5 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

10.0

Comfort

10.0

Overall

10.0

Pick-up/drop-off

10.0

Value

10.0

Avis

9.4
Wonderful
26 reviews5 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.8

Comfort

9.4

Overall

9.4

Pick-up/drop-off

9.4

Value

9.4

Budget

8.1
Very Good
2 reviews4 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

9.0

Comfort

8.5

Overall

8.0

Pick-up/drop-off

7.8

Value

7.6

GREEN MOTION

6.0
Okay
2 reviews8 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.0

Comfort

6.0

Overall

6.0

Pick-up/drop-off

6.0

Value

6.5

Quick facts about car hire in Cape Town

Get the overview on great hire deals, popular car hire companies, and best car types for your visit in Cape Town

Most Popular Agency

Woodford

Popular Car Types

Economy, SUV, Mini

Cheapest Hire Car

$25

Most Popular Model

Toyota Urban Cruiser
The most popular Cape Town car hire agency found on momondo this month is Woodford. Other top choices for car hire companies are GREEN MOTION and Budget
The following car types were offered at car hire companies in Cape Town in the past 72 hours: Economy, SUV, Mini.
The lowest price for a car hire in Cape Town is $25/day. For this area, you can expect average prices starting from $47/day.
The most popular car model to hire in Cape Town in the past 7 days is the Toyota Urban Cruiser. Our users also prefer the Volkswagen T-Cross as an alternative.

Driving with a car hire in Cape Town - FAQs

Learn everything there is to know about hiring a car in Cape Town so you can be properly prepared for your next trip

How much will it cost to hire a car in Cape Town, South Africa in August?

For August in Cape Town, the average price from these searches for a weekend hire was $56 - but some users found deals as low as $35. $68 is a normal deal for a week-long hire in Cape Town, but for August it's not uncommon to see prices as low as $23, depending on your requirements.

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

When you hire a car in Cape Town, popular agencies such as keddy by Europcar, 1First Car Rental, and Alamo 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.

What is the best type of car to hire in Cape Town during August?

A Standard is the ideal car to hire when visiting Cape Town in August. On average, Cape Town receives 50 mm of precipitation and temperatures hover around 14 °C during the month of August. These conditions are well-suited for a Standard size car, which can easily handle a bit of rain and even hold up well when temperatures fall. Hiring a Standard in Cape Town will cost you $44/day on average.

What is the speed limit in Cape Town, South Africa?

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.

What car hire company has the Toyota Urban Cruiser in Cape Town?

What is the weather like in Cape Town, South Africa in July?

Typically, the weather in Cape Town through the month of July is 12 °C and the expected precipitation is 100 mm. This is important information to know when hiring a car so you can be sure to rent the perfect car for the expected weather.

Is the weather in Cape Town similar to the rest of Western Cape?

Those looking to hire a car in Cape Town for a road trip to the surrounding areas, please know the weather in Western Cape during the month of July usually is around 12 °C with 93 mm of possible rain.

When did momondo last update prices for cars in Cape Town?

Prices for cars in Cape Town are refreshed on a daily basis.

How many operators does momondo search for cars in Cape Town?

How old do you have to be to hire a car in Cape Town?

The minimum age for drivers varies by country, including Cape Town. In many EU countries drivers must be 18 years old. As a rule, you’ll need to be 21 to hire a car abroad, and a young driver surcharge may be applied if you are under 25. We recommend reading through the policy of your chosen hire company before booking.

What documentation or ID do you need to hire a car in Cape Town?

When hiring a car in Cape Town, all drivers must present a full valid driving license. An International Driving Permit is required if the driving license is written in a language different to that of the country of rental and may be necessary to avoid the risk of potential fines. If you are hiring abroad, you may also need to provide proof of return travel and accommodation information during your stay. We always recommend checking with the individual hire company you are booking with.


Why use momondo?

Why should I use momondo to book a car hire in Cape Town?

Using momondo to book a car hire in Cape Town could save you time and money. momondo searches thousands of car hire websites and locations to provide you with a wide selection of options and cars to choose from.

How does momondo help me find the best car hire deal in Cape Town?

momondo makes it easier for you to find great car hire in Cape Town, by allowing you to refine your search with numerous filtering options. You can narrow your selection by looking at price, car type, location and more.

Does momondo show car hire deals in Cape Town with free cancellation?

Of course! momondo has a dedicated filter for users to specifically look at car hire in Cape Town which offer free cancellation.

Can I hire a car with a fair fuel policy in Cape Town on momondo?

Absolutely! momondo offers this feature when searching for a car hire in Cape Town.

Can I find a car hire in Cape Town which offers enhanced cleaning on momondo?

Yes, car hire in Cape Town with enhanced cleaning options can be searched for on momondo.

Can I search for car hire in Cape Town with unlimited mileage on momondo?

momondo offers a filter specifically for unlimited mileage on car hire in Cape Town.


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