Car Rental Johannesburg

Johannesburg Car Rentals

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When is it cheapest to rent a car in Johannesburg?

All
$15 - $36
Family size
$51 - $61
Economy
$13 - $16

The cheapest time to rent a car in Johannesburg is in November. The price is 15% lower than the rest of the year at just USD 18 per day. The most expensive month is July. If you are looking for a specific car type, consider renting an economy car in July. If you need more room for your family, larger vehicles with 6+ seats are typically cheapest in February. The price of a car rental 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 rental deals found on momondo

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Small
Medium
Large
SUV
Van

Small cars are typically categorized as economy cars, compact cars and intermediate cars. You can expect to pay $20/day to rent a small car in Johannesburg. Below are the best prices found on momondo in the past week.

Ford Ka
or similar Mini
Up to 2 passengers
4-5-door vehicles
$8/day
Apr 16 - May 15
Johannesburg
46 Alwen Road
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$8/day
Apr 16 - May 15
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Ford Ka
or similar Mini
Up to 2 passengers
4-5-door vehicles
$8/day
Apr 16 - May 15
Johannesburg
Lanseria Airport
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$8/day
Apr 16 - May 15
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Hyundai Accent
or similar Economy
Up to 2 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
$9/day
Apr 16 - May 15
Johannesburg
46 Alwen Road
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$9/day
Apr 16 - May 15
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Hyundai Accent
or similar Economy
Up to 2 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
$9/day
Apr 16 - May 15
Johannesburg
Lanseria Airport
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$9/day
Apr 16 - May 15
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Ford Focus
or similar Compact
Up to 4 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
$13/day
Apr 16 - May 15
Johannesburg
1 Jones Road
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$13/day
Apr 16 - May 15
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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 Johannesburg is $38/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
$11/day
Apr 16 - May 15
Johannesburg
46 Alwen Road
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$11/day
Apr 16 - May 15
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Audi A3
or similar Intermediate
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$11/day
Apr 16 - May 15
Johannesburg
Lanseria Airport
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$11/day
Apr 16 - May 15
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Audi A4
or similar Standard
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
2/4-door vehicles
$22/day
Apr 16 - May 15
Johannesburg
Johannesburg Intl Ap
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$22/day
Apr 16 - May 15
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Audi A4
or similar Standard
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
2/4-door vehicles
$22/day
Apr 16 - May 15
Johannesburg
Lanseria Airport
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$22/day
Apr 16 - May 15
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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 Johannesburg is $63/day. Below are the best prices found on momondo in the past week.

Chrysler 300
or similar Full-size
Up to 5 passengers
2/4-door vehicles
$32/day
Apr 16 - May 15
Johannesburg
Johannesburg Intl Ap
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$32/day
Apr 16 - May 15
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Chrysler 300
or similar Full-size
Up to 5 passengers
2/4-door vehicles
$32/day
Apr 16 - May 15
Johannesburg
Lanseria Airport
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$32/day
Apr 16 - May 15
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Chrysler 300
or similar Premium
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
2/4-door vehicles
$35/day
Apr 16 - May 15
Johannesburg
46 Alwen Road
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$35/day
Apr 16 - May 15
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Chrysler 300
or similar Premium
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
2/4-door vehicles
$35/day
Apr 16 - May 15
Johannesburg
Lanseria Airport
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$35/day
Apr 16 - May 15
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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 Johannesburg is $45/day. Below are the best prices found on momondo in the past week.

Kia Sportage
or similar SUV
Up to 4 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
$29/day
Apr 16 - May 15
Johannesburg
46 Alwen Road
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$29/day
Apr 16 - May 15
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Kia Sportage
or similar SUV
Up to 4 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
$29/day
Apr 16 - May 15
Johannesburg
Lanseria Airport
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$29/day
Apr 16 - May 15
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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 Johannesburg is $60/day. Below are the best prices found on momondo in the past week.

Toyota Corolla
or similar Van
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$21/day
Apr 16 - May 15
Johannesburg
46 Alwen Road
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$21/day
Apr 16 - May 15
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Toyota Corolla
or similar Van
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$21/day
Apr 16 - May 15
Johannesburg
Lanseria Airport
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$21/day
Apr 16 - May 15
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Chevrolet Express
or similar Van
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$45/day
Apr 16 - May 15
Johannesburg
46 Alwen Road
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$45/day
Apr 16 - May 15
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Chevrolet Express
or similar Van
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$45/day
Apr 16 - May 15
Johannesburg
Lanseria Airport
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$45/day
Apr 16 - May 15
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Class Luxury van
or similar Van
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$64/day
Apr 16 - May 15
Johannesburg
1 Jones Road
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$64/day
Apr 16 - May 15
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Top car rental suppliers in Johannesburg

Need advice on where to rent a car? These are the top providers
budget Cheapest Budget Budget gives you the cheapest deals in 3 locations around the city
avis Most popular Avis Avis gives you the cheapest deals in 4 locations around the city
sunnycars Most locations Sunnycars Sunnycars gives you high quality and luxurious models in one of their 9 locations

Find popular attractions close to your rental car pick-up

Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport
Johannesburg, South Africa
Nearby attractions:
Bruma Lake Flea Market 8.5 mi
Rhodes Park 9.5 mi
Wanderers Stadium 11.1 mi
Gallagher Convention Centre 11.2 mi
Nelson Mandela Square 11.4 mi
Johannesburg Lanseria Airport
Johannesburg, South Africa
Nearby attractions:
Lion Park 7.7 mi
Montecasino 8.0 mi
South African Lippizaner Centre 8.2 mi
Gallagher Convention Centre 13.4 mi
Sandton Convention Centre 14.0 mi
Pretoria Wonderboom Apt. Airport
Pretoria, South Africa
Nearby attractions:
Lion Park 24 mi
South African Lippizaner Centre 24 mi
Gallagher Convention Centre 25 mi
Montecasino 29 mi

Johannesburg Car Rental Directory

All major car rental suppliers in Johannesburg

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Avis

Agency score: Good 7.6

Score based on 2,285 reviews

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Sixt

Agency score: Good 7.5

Score based on 1,067 reviews

View all 6 locations

Hertz

Agency score: Good 7.4

Score based on 3,870 reviews

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Budget

Agency score: Good 7.4

Score based on 4,186 reviews

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Firefly

Agency score: Good 6.9

Score based on 1,250 reviews

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keddy by Europcar

Agency score: Excellent 8.2

Score based on 100 reviews

View all 5 locations

Woodford

Agency score: Excellent 10.0

Score based on 1 review

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1First Car Rental

Agency score: Excellent 8.8

Score based on 3 reviews

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Distance to popular hotels from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport

Park your car and yourself at these popular hotels not far from Johannesburg OR Tambo's car rental counter

The Capital 20 West

20 West Road South
11.6 mi from airport

Protea Hotel by Marriott O.R. Tambo Airport

Corner of York & Gladiator Streets, Rhodesfield,Kempton Park
0.6 mi from airport

Hoeveld House

65 5th Avenue, Sandton
11.2 mi from airport

Signature Lux Hotel By Onomo, Sandton

135 West Street
11.0 mi from airport

Southern Sun O.R. Tambo International Airport

Kempton Park
0.6 mi from airport

Holiday Inn Johannesburg Airport

100 North Rand Road
3.1 mi from airport

Radisson Blu Gautrain Hotel, Sandton Johannesburg

Corner of West Street and Rivonia Road,
11.2 mi from airport

Four Seasons Hotel The Westcliff, Johannesburg

67 Jan Smuts Avenue Westcliff
12.9 mi from airport

Entertainers Dream House

19 5th Avenue Parktown North
13.1 mi from airport

The Michelangelo Hotel

Nelson Mandela Sq., West St.
11.3 mi from airport

Crowne Plaza Johannesburg - The Rosebank

Cnr Tyrwhitt and Sturdee Avenues,
12.2 mi from airport

Faircity Mapungubwe Hotel Apartments

52-54 Anderson Street
13.4 mi from airport

Reef Hotel

58 Anderson Street, Marshalltown
13.1 mi from airport

Sandton Sun

Corner Fifth & Alice Street
11.6 mi from airport

The Maslow Hotel, Sandton

Corner Rivonia Road and Grayston Drive
11.2 mi from airport

Lakeview Boutique Hotel & Conference Center

94 Wilge Street, Farramere
3.8 mi from airport

Protea Hotel by Marriott Transit O.R. Tambo Airport

OR Tambo International Airport,Kempton Park
0.3 mi from airport

Car Rental in Johannesburg

So far in March there have been 1,607 searches on momondo for car rental in Johannesburg.

How much will it cost to rent a car in Johannesburg in April?

For a weekend in April, the best deals in Johannesburg start from around $11 up to around $29. Users looking for a one-week rental in Johannesburg for April saw an average deal of $33 - but quotes as low as $9 were available depending on dates and car options.

Can you rent a car from Johannesburg airport?

Recently, 89% of users were looking to rent from Johannesburg OR Tambo. The average price of a car rental from Johannesburg OR Tambo is $26.

Where is it easiest to rent a car from in Johannesburg?

Users preferred Europcar 34% of the time in Johannesburg, followed by Thrifty and 1First Car Rental.

Can you rent an automatic car in Johannesburg?

37% of searches were for automatic transmission vehicles. A good deal on an automatic car rental in Johannesburg for April starts at $8.

What is the speed limit in Johannesburg?

Currently, for cars, motorcycles and vans, the speed limit on expressways in Johannesburg is 74 mph. The limit drops to 62 mph for undivided highways and to 24 mph for urban, populated areas.

What is the drink drive limit in Johannesburg?

In Johannesburg, the legal limit for drinking and driving is set at 0.1% BAC. However, if you are driving it is advised to not have any alcohol prior to your journey.

How good are the roads in Johannesburg?

If you were wondering how good the roads are in Johannesburg, they rank #34 in the world, scoring 5, with 1 being low and 7 high. US, in comparison, ranks #14 with a score of 5.7. The quality of the roads around the country will vary; this score simply acts as a comparison.

What side of the road does Johannesburg drive on?

When driving in Johannesburg, ensure you drive on the left.


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