Thrifty was founded in the USA in 1950. Since then it has grown to become one of the biggest car rental companies in the World. Operating in over 75 countries, the Thrifty group combined with Dollar Rental car in 1990 and now has over 1000 locations. Thrifty is located all large cities in South Africa so you can be assured you will find a rental car when booking with Thrifty.
O.R Tambo Airport is a huge airport located in Kempton Park, Gauteng in the city of Johannesburg. Newly updated since the 2010 World Cup, the airport has great facilities and is frequented by almost 24 million passengers each year.
When driving in South Africa, you should be aware of the various road rules and local knowledge to get you by without any hassles. Roads are generally in very good condition within the city areas, however when driving in the outer regions you will be faced with unsealed roads and potentially dangerous driving conditions.