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Rental car rates in Johannesburg
Compare car rental prices of different car rental class deals from the most trustworthy providers in Johannesburg. The cheapest car rental offer of each car rental class available in Johannesburg is highlighted in red.
Best car rental companies in Johannesburg
Car rental agencies in Johannesburg can differ significantly not only in variety of rental vehicles and their car rental conditions, but also in average rating scores provided by our previous customers.
Budget 52 reviews
8.5 / 10
Tempest 15 reviews
8 / 10
EUROPCAR 35 reviews
7.7 / 10
Dollar 10 reviews
7.2 / 10
First 14 reviews
7.1 / 10
Thrifty 14 reviews
6.6 / 10
Bidvest 15 reviews
6 / 10
There is a huge variety of rental cars in Johannesburg. Car rental classes that can be rented in Johannesburg range from ECONOMY, , , LUXURY, VAN, SUV, EXOTIC to SPECIAL, 7 SEATER, 9 SEATER. The biggest collection of cars in Johannesburg is provided by Europcar.
Car rental locations near Johannesburg
To find the best car rental deal in Johannesburg, you should check out car rentals not only in one pick up and return location. Also have a look at car rental offers in other closest spots: airports, railway stations, ports, and in the downtown.
Rand Airport - Germiston (QRA)
11.63 km / 7.23 mi
Rand Airport (QRA)
11.8 km / 7.33 mi
Johannesburg - Airport - O.r. Tambo (JNB)
20.14 km / 12.51 mi
Grand Central Airport (GCJ)
25.64 km / 15.93 mi
Lanseria Airport (HLA)
31.49 km / 19.57 mi
Lanseria Airport (HLA)
31.59 km / 19.63 mi
Johannesburg - Downtown
0.24 km / 0.15 mi
Johannesburg - Germiston
0.24 km / 0.15 mi
Johannesburg - Park Station
0.61 km / 0.38 mi
Johannesburg - Braamfontein
1.64 km / 1.02 mi
Johannesburg - Carlton Centre
5.37 km / 3.34 mi
6.26 km / 3.89 mi
6.98 km / 4.33 mi
Johannesburg - Eastgate
7.73 km / 4.8 mi
9.45 km / 5.87 mi
Sandton - Sandton Eye
10.54 km / 6.55 mi
Johannesburg - Randburg
11.59 km / 7.2 mi
Johannesburg - Sandton
11.7 km / 7.27 mi
Sandton - Parkmore
11.71 km / 7.28 mi
12.33 km / 7.66 mi
12.56 km / 7.81 mi
Johannesburg - Kramerville
13.36 km / 8.3 mi
13.79 km / 8.57 mi
Sandton - Eastgate
13.94 km / 8.66 mi
Constantia - Gauteng
14.01 km / 8.71 mi
14.1 km / 8.76 mi
15.16 km / 9.42 mi
Johannesburg - Roodepoort
15.35 km / 9.54 mi
15.79 km / 9.81 mi
Bryanston - Downtown
16.38 km / 10.18 mi
Isando - Gauteng
16.81 km / 10.45 mi
17.71 km / 11 mi
18.04 km / 11.21 mi
Johannesburg - Rivonia
18.5 km / 11.5 mi
19.18 km / 11.92 mi
19.86 km / 12.34 mi
Johannesburg Car Rental Fleet Overview
Due to the large number of car rental suppliers in Johannesburg, the car fleet is represented by a huge variety of different vehicles. Please use the table below to get a better understanding of what vehicle is the best fit for you based on your specific requirements.
|Car rental class||Best for||Possible car rental models|
|Mini||Relatively short trips without extensive amounts of luggage||Hyundai i10, or similar|
|Economy||Travelers who prioritize less expensive car rental||Ford Fiesta, or similar|
|Compact||People looking for smaller fuel-efficient vehicles||Hyundai Accent, or similar|
|Intermediate||Those who need a great combination of price and comfort in a rental vehicle||Nissan Sentra, or similar|
|Standard||Comfortable traveling with a group of up to 5 passengers at an affordable rate||Toyota Corolla Quest, or similar|
|Full Size||Those looking for large powerful cars with plenty of free space||Ford Taurus, Chevrolet Camaro, or similar|
|7 seater||Groups of people who need more space than in regular 5 seaters||Hyundai H1, or similar|
|Van / 9-12 seater||Family trips or journeys with a lot of passengers and cargo||Ford Ranger Double Cab, or similar|
|Premium||Business traveling and car rental for important occasions||Buick Lacrosse, Lincoln MKS, or similar|
|SUV||Travelers who like to feel like a boss both on and off-road||Renault Duster, or similar|
|Luxury / Exotic||People looking for a top-notch driving experience despite the price tag||Bentley, Rolls Royce, Ferrari, or similar|
|Convertible||Traveling during warm sunny weather and a feeling of freedom||Ford Mustang Convertible, Chrysler 200 Convertible, or similar|
FAQ - Rent a car in Johannesburg
How to rent a car in Johannesburg?
Enter the necessary pickup location and return location in the search form and select the required date and time of your rental. After you get the search results, you will be able to filter them based on your preferred criteria.
How much does it cost to rent a car in Johannesburg?
The prices for renting a car in Johannesburg vary from $13.42 per day to $56.81 per day depending on desired model, pick up location, and rental options.
What location has the cheapest car rental in Johannesburg?
The cheapest car rental deal in Johannesburg can be found in Johannesburg - Downtown. The car rental prices start from $13.42 in this location.
Which car rental companies operate in Johannesburg?
In Johannesburg, you can book a car from such well-known providers as ECONOMY, STANDARD, FULL SIZE, LUXURY, VAN, SUV, EXOTIC, SPECIAL, 7 SEATER, and 9 SEATER.
What is the highest rated car rental agency in Johannesburg?
The car rental company that currently has the highest user rating in Johannesburg is Budget EMEA Franchise with an average score of 8.5/10.
Can I pay for my rent-a-car reservation with a debit card in Johannesburg?
Yes, you can use a debit card to pay for the online reservation. However, during your car pickup, you will need a credit card issued in the name of the main driver to cover the car rental deposit.
Can someone else except me drive my rental car?
This will be possible if you select the additional driver option during your online reservation. Most of the time this is a paid option that is charged at the car rental desk.
Can I reserve a specific car rental model during my reservation?
Yes, offers that include specific car models are marked with a “Guaranteed Car Model” sign on the search results page.
Should I buy additional insurance for my car rental in Johannesburg?
If you are not going to buy a full coverage insurance, it is advisable to buy insurance to secure your deposit. You will have to provide your vendor with a credit card with enough available amount of funds needed for the car’s deposit. But if any withdrawals occur, the insurance company will cover the expenses.
You can buy this type of insurance during online car rental booking on our website.