Cape Town

Cheap Car Rentals in Cape Town

Cape Town, South Africa
11 Feb — 18 Feb
Same drop-off
Cape Town, South Africa
Sat 11-2
Noon
Sat 18-2
Noon
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Cape Town car hires in 2023

Most popular companyBLUU
Price of petrol per litreHK$9.50
Average price per dayHK$38
Cheapest price per dayHK$32

What is the cheapest time to rent a car in Cape Town?

January

HK$227

February

HK$305

March

HK$305

April

HK$313

May

HK$266

June

HK$266

July

HK$274

August

HK$274

September

HK$266

October

HK$251

November

HK$243

December

HK$298

Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in Cape Town is January. The most expensive time to rent a car is April. 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 Cape Town

Small cars

HK$144 - HK$345

All Car Types

HK$210 - HK$1,046

To hire a Small car in Cape Town, South Africa, you would pay an average price of HK$209/day. September is the cheapest month to hire a Small car in Cape Town, South Africa (~HK$144/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is October (~HK$345/day). In fact, September is about 32% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Small hire for Cape Town. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Cape Town, hiring a Small car saves you 39% 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.

To hire a SUV car in Cape Town, South Africa, you would pay an average price of HK$349/day. July is the cheapest month to hire a SUV car in Cape Town, South Africa (~HK$247/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is February (~HK$1,332/day). In fact, July is about 30% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a SUV hire for Cape Town. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Cape Town, hiring a SUV car is 2% 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.

Top rental agencies in Cape Town

All major car rental suppliers in Cape Town

Hertz

7.1
Good
50 reviews5 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.6

Comfort

7.6

Overall

7.0

Pick-up/drop-off

6.7

Value

7.2

1First Car Rental

10.0
Wonderful
1 review5 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

10.0

Comfort

10.0

Overall

10.0

Pick-up/drop-off

10.0

Value

10.0

Budget

9.8
Wonderful
1 review3 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

10.0

Comfort

10.0

Overall

10.0

Pick-up/drop-off

10.0

Value

9.3

Europcar

8.8
Very Good
3 reviews7 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

10.0

Comfort

10.0

Overall

8.0

Pick-up/drop-off

6.0

Value

10.0

Avis

8.1
Very Good
22 reviews4 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.0

Comfort

8.1

Overall

8.1

Pick-up/drop-off

8.0

Value

8.1

Sixt

3 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.3

Comfort

6.6

Overall

6.6

Pick-up/drop-off

6.0

Value

7.3

Dollar

4.9
Mediocre
22 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

6.8

Comfort

5.7

Overall

4.5

Pick-up/drop-off

4.5

Value

5.7

keddy by Europcar

9 locations

Car Rental FAQs

What is the cheapest hire car found in Cape Town?

In the past two weeks, Cheapflights users have found many deals under HK$298/day when booking a car hire in Cape Town. The absolute best deal a user found was for HK$251/day from First Car, booked on Jul. 28.

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

Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, 1First Car Rental (10.0 rating), Budget (9.8 rating) and Europcar (8.8 rating) seem to be the best car hire companies in Cape Town.

What are gas prices like in Cape Town?

The average price of petrol in Cape Town is HK$9.50/litre over the past month, costing you anywhere between HK$427 and HK$617 to fill up a car’s fuel tank.

How much does it cost to hire a car in Cape Town for a week from Europcar?

Hiring a car in Cape Town for a week can be a great option for travel. Europcar, the most popular car hire company for this area, offers hire cars for around HK$2,473/week on average.

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

Our data suggests that booking early can save you up to 6% on a hire car in Cape Town. Take advantage of below-average prices by booking at least 16 days prior to your desired date.

Can I rent a car for a month in Cape Town?

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

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

Typically, a monthly car rental in Cape Town can be found for HK$10,597. You can find car rental deals for HK$353 a day on average.

What car do most people hire in Cape Town?

The majority of Cheapflights travellers prefer to hire a Intermediate (Toyota Corolla Quest) in Cape Town, making it the most popular option.

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