Johannesburg Car Hire

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Johannesburg, South Africa
9 Dec — 16 Dec
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When is it cheapest to hire a car in Johannesburg?


$14 - $54


$14 - $21

The cheapest time to hire a car in Johannesburg is in November. The price is 38% lower than the rest of the year at just $18 per day. The most expensive month is January. If you are looking for a specific car type, consider hiring an economy car in June. The price of a car hire in Johannesburg can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your rental car.

Johannesburg Car Hire Directory

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Car Hire in Johannesburg

In December to date, 252 momondo users have searched for cheap car hire in Johannesburg.

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

Vehicle cleanliness has always been a priority for car hire companies. Avis, Sixt, and Hertz are some of the many companies offering enhanced cleaning to make sure your vehicle is sanitised. Search our site to see if there is an option for enhanced cleaning for your car hire in Johannesburg. 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 Johannesburg in January?

Our data shows that for weekend car hire deals during January in Johannesburg, you can expect to pay around $50. A particularly good deal might be around $50, which is the lowest quote for Johannesburg we've seen so far. For a one-week car hire in Johannesburg, prices in January average $35, with the best deals starting at $14.

Which car hire agency in Johannesburg has the cheapest rental car prices?

You can expect to find the cheapest car hire prices in Johannesburg from Hertz, who has 6 locations in the city. momondo users have found daily rates as low as $12, but the average rate for car rentals in Johannesburg from Hertz is $26/day.

Is there a fee to cancel my Johannesburg car hire?

When hiring a car, you can expect to find that a majority of the rental car agencies in Johannesburg do not have a cancellation fee. Keep in mind that momondo does not set these cancellation policies, but we can help you find great deals on car hire in Johannesburg. Be sure to look for the Cancellation Policy when you conduct your search.

What is the best type of car to hire in Johannesburg during January?

A standard is the ideal car to hire when visiting Johannesburg in January. On average, Johannesburg receives 90 mm of precipitation and temperatures hover around 20 °C during the month of January. 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 Johannesburg will cost you $45/day on average.

Which car hire company in Johannesburg has the most locations?

Firefly has 7 locations. momondo users can expect to pay $15/day on average when hiring a car from these locations.

What is the speed limit in Johannesburg?

When you hire a car in Johannesburg, you should abide by the city’s 40 km/h speed limit. The speed limits on any suburban roads and highways in Johannesburg 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 Johannesburg.

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