Cape Town Car Rentals

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

All
$15 - $31
Family size
$51 - $80
Economy
$14 - $19

The cheapest time to rent a car in Cape Town is in January. The price is 11% lower than the rest of the year at just $17 per day. The most expensive month is April. If you are looking for a specific car type, consider renting an economy car in January. If you need more room for your family, larger vehicles with 6+ seats are typically cheapest in August. The price of a car rental 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 rental deals found on momondo

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Pickup Truck
Luxury
Convertible

Small cars are typically categorized as economy cars, compact cars and intermediate cars. You can expect to pay $22/day to rent a small car in Cape Town. Below are the best prices found on momondo in the past week.

Kia Rio Hatchback
or similar Mini
Up to 2 passengers
2/4-door vehicles
$8/day
Aug 1 - Aug 31
Cape Town
Milnerton Service Station
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$8/day
Aug 1 - Aug 31
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Kia Rio Hatchback
or similar Mini
Up to 2 passengers
2/4-door vehicles
$8/day
Aug 1 - Aug 31
Cape Town
Cape Town International Apt
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$8/day
Aug 1 - Aug 31
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Hyundai Accent
or similar Economy
Up to 2 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
$9/day
Aug 1 - Aug 31
Cape Town
Shop 36, Riverside Mall, Main Rd
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$9/day
Aug 1 - Aug 31
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Hyundai Accent
or similar Economy
Up to 2 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
$9/day
Aug 1 - Aug 31
Cape Town
Cape Town International Airport
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$9/day
Aug 1 - Aug 31
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Ford Focus
or similar Compact
Up to 4 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
$10/day
Aug 1 - Aug 31
Cape Town
49 Loop Street
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$10/day
Aug 1 - Aug 31
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Ford Focus
or similar Compact
Up to 4 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
$10/day
Aug 1 - Aug 31
Cape Town
Car Rental Parking International Airport, Matroosfontein, Cape Town
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$10/day
Aug 1 - Aug 31
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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 rental in Cape Town is $39/day. Below are the best prices found on momondo in the past week.

Audi A3
or similar Intermediate
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$12/day
Aug 1 - Aug 31
Cape Town
46 Strand Street
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$12/day
Aug 1 - Aug 31
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Audi A3
or similar Intermediate
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$12/day
Aug 1 - Aug 31
Cape Town
Cape Town International Apt
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$12/day
Aug 1 - Aug 31
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Audi A3
or similar Intermediate
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$13/day
Aug 2 - Aug 16
Cape Town
Cape Town International Apt
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$13/day
Aug 2 - Aug 16
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Audi A3
or similar Intermediate
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$15/day
Aug 13 - Aug 16
Cape Town
Matroosfontein
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$15/day
Aug 13 - Aug 16
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Audi A4
or similar Standard
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$15/day
Jul 30 - Aug 9
Cape Town
Car Rental Returns
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$15/day
Jul 30 - Aug 9
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Larger cars, like full-size sedans, can fit up to 5 people comfortably. The average price of a full-size rental in Cape Town is $74/day. Below are the best prices found on momondo in the past week.

Ford Mustang
or similar Premium
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
2/4-door vehicles
$32/day
Aug 9 - Aug 23
Cape Town
Car Rental Terminal
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$32/day
Aug 9 - Aug 23
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Ford Mustang
or similar Premium
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
2/4-door vehicles
$32/day
Aug 1 - Aug 31
Cape Town
Cnr Frans Conradie &
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$32/day
Aug 1 - Aug 31
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Audi A3
or similar Full-size
Up to 5 passengers
4-5-door vehicles
$33/day
Aug 6 - Aug 20
Cape Town
Unit Bg6 Car Rental Building
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$33/day
Aug 6 - Aug 20
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Audi A3
or similar Full-size
Up to 5 passengers
4-5-door vehicles
$33/day
Aug 2 - Aug 16
Cape Town
Unit Bg6 Car Rental Building
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$33/day
Aug 2 - Aug 16
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Audi A3
or similar Full-size
Up to 5 passengers
4-5-door vehicles
$34/day
Aug 20 - Aug 30
Cape Town
Unit Bg6 Car Rental Building
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$34/day
Aug 20 - Aug 30
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Audi A3
or similar Full-size
Up to 5 passengers
4-5-door vehicles
$34/day
Aug 6 - Aug 16
Cape Town
Unit Bg6 Car Rental Building
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$34/day
Aug 6 - Aug 16
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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 renting an SUV in Cape Town is $45/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
$26/day
Aug 1 - Aug 31
Cape Town
Cape Town Arabella Quays
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$26/day
Aug 1 - Aug 31
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Kia Sportage
or similar Compact SUV
Up to 4 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
$26/day
Aug 1 - Aug 31
Cape Town
Car Rental Terminal
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$26/day
Aug 1 - Aug 31
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Ford Escape
or similar Intermediate SUV
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$27/day
Aug 1 - Aug 31
Cape Town
367 Main Road
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$27/day
Aug 1 - Aug 31
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Ford Escape
or similar Intermediate SUV
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$27/day
Aug 1 - Aug 31
Cape Town
Cape Town International Apt
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$27/day
Aug 1 - Aug 31
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BMW X3
or similar Standard SUV
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$28/day
Aug 2 - Aug 12
Cape Town
Car Rental Terminal
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$28/day
Aug 2 - Aug 12
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Kia Sportage
or similar Compact SUV
Up to 4 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
$28/day
Aug 2 - Aug 16
Cape Town
Cape Town International Apt
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$28/day
Aug 2 - Aug 16
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Passenger vans are great for families and large groups. Vans can usually hold 6 or more people comfortably. The average price for renting a passenger van in Cape Town is $69/day. Below are the best prices found on momondo in the past week.

Citroen Berlingo
or similar Minivan
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$20/day
Aug 1 - Aug 31
Cape Town
Milnerton Service Station
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$20/day
Aug 1 - Aug 31
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Citroen Berlingo
or similar Minivan
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$20/day
Aug 1 - Aug 31
Cape Town
Cape Town International Apt
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$20/day
Aug 1 - Aug 31
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Citroen Berlingo
or similar Minivan
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$22/day
Aug 2 - Aug 16
Cape Town
Cape Town International Apt
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$22/day
Aug 2 - Aug 16
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Chevrolet Express
or similar Passenger Van
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$39/day
Aug 1 - Aug 31
Cape Town
Milnerton Service Station
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$39/day
Aug 1 - Aug 31
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Chevrolet Express
or similar Passenger Van
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$39/day
Aug 9 - Aug 23
Cape Town
Car Rental Terminal
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$39/day
Aug 9 - Aug 23
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Class Full-size van
or similar Passenger Van
Up to 5 passengers
4-5-door vehicles
$41/day
Jul 30 - Aug 9
Cape Town
Car Rental Terminal
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$41/day
Jul 30 - Aug 9
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Trucks are great options to rent 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 Pickup Truck
Up to 5 passengers
2/4-door vehicles
$31/day
Aug 1 - Aug 31
Cape Town
24 Chiappin Street
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$31/day
Aug 1 - Aug 31
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Luxury vehicles are typically cars that cost more because of the extra features they include. The average price of a luxury car in Cape Town is $80/day. 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
$29/day
Aug 1 - Aug 31
Cape Town
Shop 36, Riverside Mall, Main Rd
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$29/day
Aug 1 - Aug 31
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Audi A4
or similar Luxury
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$30/day
Aug 1 - Aug 31
Cape Town
Cape Town International Airport
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$30/day
Aug 1 - Aug 31
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Audi A4
or similar Luxury
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$32/day
Aug 6 - Aug 20
Cape Town
Cape Town International Airport
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$32/day
Aug 6 - Aug 20
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Audi A4
or similar Luxury
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$32/day
Aug 2 - Aug 16
Cape Town
Cape Town International Airport
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$32/day
Aug 2 - Aug 16
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Audi A4
or similar Luxury
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$33/day
Aug 6 - Aug 16
Cape Town
Cape Town International Airport
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$33/day
Aug 6 - Aug 16
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Audi A4
or similar Luxury
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$33/day
Aug 13 - Aug 27
Cape Town
Cape Town International Airport
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$33/day
Aug 13 - Aug 27
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Convertibles are cars that have a folding or detachable roof. These cars are great in warmer climates and typically cost a bit more than most rental cars. The average convertible rental in Cape Town is $81/day. Below are the best prices found on momondo in the past week.

Fiat 500C
or similar Convertible
Up to 4 passengers
Fits 1 bag
2/4-door vehicles
$109/day
Aug 1 - Aug 31
Cape Town
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$109/day
Aug 1 - Aug 31
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Fiat 500C
or similar Convertible
Up to 4 passengers
Fits 1 bag
2/4-door vehicles
$133/day
Aug 2 - Aug 12
Cape Town
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$133/day
Aug 2 - Aug 12
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Cape Town Car Rental Directory

All major car rental suppliers in Cape Town

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Avis

Agency score: Good 7.6

Score based on 2,311 reviews

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Sixt

Agency score: Good 7.5

Score based on 1,074 reviews

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Budget

Agency score: Good 7.4

Score based on 4,192 reviews

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Hertz

Agency score: Good 7.4

Score based on 3,912 reviews

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Dollar

Agency score: Good 7.3

Score based on 6,406 reviews

View all 2 locations

Thrifty

Agency score: Good 7.1

Score based on 2,774 reviews

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Firefly

Agency score: Good 6.9

Score based on 1,250 reviews

View all 6 locations

keddy by Europcar

Agency score: Excellent 8.2

Score based on 100 reviews

View all 8 locations

Find popular attractions close to your rental car pick-up

Cape Town Intl Airport
Cape Town, South Africa
Nearby attractions:
Cape Town International Convention Centre 10.8 mi
Table Mountain 11.1 mi
Green Point Market 12.0 mi
Green Point Stadium 12.1 mi
Camps Bay Beach 13.0 mi
keddy by Europcar
183 Cook Street
Nearby attractions:
Cape Town International Convention Centre 7.4 mi
Green Point Market 8.3 mi
Green Point Stadium 8.4 mi
Table Mountain 9.5 mi
Sea Point Pavilion 9.9 mi
Sunnycars
1 Lower Buitengracht Street
Nearby attractions:
Cape Town International Convention Centre 0.2 mi
Green Point Market 1.0 mi
Green Point Stadium 1.1 mi
Sea Point Pavilion 2.3 mi
Clifton Beaches 3.3 mi

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 rental counter

Taj Cape Town

1 Wale Street

11.1 mi from airport

Hilton Cape Town City Centre

126 Buitengracht Street

11.3 mi from airport

President Hotel

4 Alexander Road

13.3 mi from airport

Pepperclub Hotel

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

11.3 mi from airport

The Table Bay Hotel

Quay 6 Victoria & Alfred

11.5 mi from airport

DoubleTree by Hilton Cape Town - Upper Eastside Hotel

31 Brickfield Road, Woodstock

8.8 mi from airport

Cape Town Lodge Hotel

101 Buitengracht Street

11.3 mi from airport

Radisson Blu Hotel Waterfront, Cape Town

Beach Rd, Granger Bay

12.1 mi from airport

Belmond Mount Nelson Hotel

76 Orange Street

11.3 mi from airport

The Westin Cape Town

Convention Square

10.9 mi from airport

Hotel Verde

15 Michigan Street, Airport Industria

0.6 mi from airport

Cape Town Marriott Hotel Crystal Towers

Corner Century Boulevard & Rialto Road

7.8 mi from airport

Cape Royale Luxury Suites

47 Main Road Green Point

11.8 mi from airport

One&Only Cape Town

1 Dock Rd, V and a Waterfront

11.6 mi from airport

The Bay Hotel

69 Victoria Road

13.0 mi from airport

Holiday Inn Express Cape Town City Centre

101 St Georges Mall

11.0 mi from airport

Radisson Blu Le Vendome Hotel

London Road

12.9 mi from airport

Car Rental in Cape Town

We've had 5,027 searches from users looking to rent a car in Cape Town this month so far.

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

Vehicle cleanliness has always been a priority for car rental companies. Avis, Sixt, and Budget are some of the many companies rolling out enhanced cleaning to make sure your vehicle is sanitized. Search our site to see if there is an option for enhanced cleaning for your car rental in Cape Town. 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 rent a car in Cape Town in August?

For August in Cape Town, the average price from these searches for a weekend rental was $35 - but some users found deals as low as $11. For a week-long rental, the lowest price was $8, with more options around the $29 mark.

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

Daily rates from Woodford are typically the cheapest, with an average price of $15/day when getting a rental car in Cape Town. The absolute cheapest price found at their location in Cape Town is $7/day.

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

When renting a car, you can expect to find that a majority of the rental car agencies in Cape Town 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 rental cars in Cape Town. Be sure to look for the Cancellation Policy when you conduct your search.

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

With temperatures averaging 57.2 °F and precipitation usually 2″ during August, you should consider renting a Standard car when traveling to Cape Town. A Standard car can handle the fluctuations in temperature and rainfall during the month of August and is a popular choice for travelers heading to Cape Town. Renting a Standard in Cape Town will cost you $34/day on average.

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

keddy by Europcar is the car rental company with the most locations in Cape Town. At those 8 locations, you can expect to pay a daily rate of $27 in Cape Town.

What is the speed limit in Cape Town?

If you are renting a vehicle in Cape Town, then be aware that the current speed limit within city or town limits is 25 mph, unless otherwise posted. Suburban speed limits around Cape Town will generally have a speed limit of 65 mph. If you are traveling on a highway in Cape Town, then the speed limit is 75 mph.


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