South Africa Car Hire

Car Hire - from £23 per day

There really is no better way to explore South Africa than to get out on the open road. All our car rentals include unlimited kilometres and no one way fees so you can pick up from one rental location and drop off at another. Rental cars are latest model with radio/CD player and air conditioning for comfortable, enjoyable driving.

We’ve teamed up with Avis, who have an excellent reputation for quality and value, to bring you a great choice of cars in South Africa.

Our cars can usually be delivered and collected from your hotel for a small charge.

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Take time to explore South Africa with all the planning, hotel reservations and car hire organised for you. Our popular self drive tours are designed to give you the maximum freedom with minimum hassle.

Car Type
 Price Per Day 
Group B Compact
VW Polo Manual – 5 door hatch
fr £23
Group C Intermediate
Toyota Corolla – Manual 4 door saloon
fr £26
Group D Intermediate
Ford Fiesta – Automatic 5 door
fr £29
Group F Full size
Audi A3 – Automatic 4 door
fr £67
Group O Small People Carrier
Toyota Avanza – Manual 5 door
fr £38
Group N People Carrier
Hyundai H1 – Automatic 5 door
fr £78
Group K 2WD Utility
Hyundai ix35 – Manual 5 door
fr £52
Group L 4WD
Toyota Fortuna – Automatic 5 door
fr £60

Our prices include: Unlimited kilometres, vehicle theft and collision damage insurance, third party (nil excess) and one additional driver.

Price exclude:
 Delivery ZAR 462, Contract Fee ZAR85, Cross border fees, fuel and optional extras such as baby seats and booster seats. All extras are payable locally.

Satellite Navigation: To help you find your way around South Africa, Avis offers satellite navigation from ZAR 99 per day at all its city locations. Sat. Nav. must be requested at the time of booking and should be paid for locally.

Car types are subject to availability, Avis reserves the right to substitute any model with a similar model if necessary.

Terms and Conditions

Driver Qualifications: Drivers must be a minimum of 18 years of age and have held a valid driving licence for at least one year. One additional driver free of charge.

The Rental:
  When taking delivery of your car, you will be asked to sign Avis’ standard terms and conditions of hire making the rental subject to a direct contract between each driver and the car hire company. A credit card authorisation will be taken to cover additional costs such as fuel, damage and optional services.

Restrictions and One Way Rentals:
 Cars can only be driven on properly formed, sealed, metalled or gravel roads. There are no one way fees within South Africa but within Namibia charges do apply. Cross border one way rentals between South Africa, Botswana, Lesotho, Swaziland and Namibia are permitted but incur a fee.

Car Hire - from £23 per day

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We’ve teamed up with Avis for their excellent reputation for quality and value.

We offer:

  • Latest model air conditioned cars
  • Unlimited kilometres
  • NO one way fees
  • Optional Sat Nav from ZAR 99 per day
  • One additional drivers
  • Third party insurance included (subject to excess)
  • Full ABTA and ATOL protection

For advice or to start planning your holiday

talk to an Africa Expert on 0333 234 3667