Car Hire South Africa & Car Rental

It's all about South Africa!

With a population of approximately fourty-nine million, South Africa uses the South African Rand (ZAR) as its Currency.

The largest cities in South Africa are: (in order of population)

  • Cape Town
  • Durban
  • Johannesburg
  • Soweto
  • Pretoria
  • Port Elizabeth
  • Pietermaritzburg
  • Benoni

The capital of South Africa is Pretoria where we can help you organise rental cars in South Africa. Our reservations team can help with the hire of a vehicle (from small economy vehicles to vans and luxury cars) or just a simple hire car for a holiday, business trip or long term. You might even find yourself opting for campervan hire in South Africa instead!


Experience South Africa in a rental car or your very own private Campervan! See live animals in native habitat, and experience the landscape around the most southern tip of the continent. You won't be disappointed!

What to Do / Where to Go

  • Visit Vibrant Cape Town / Port Elizabeth and Durban
  • See the Cape of Good Hope
  • Experience Johannesburg
  • Soweto and the Apartheid Museum
  • Go to a Game Park (Kruger or one of the many Private reserves)
  • See Nelson Mandela's Cell at Robin Island
  • Climb Table Mountain in Cape Town
  • Camp your way from East to West Cape

Emergency Phone Numbers

Emergency Ambulance Police Fire
112 10177 10111 10177

Which side of the road do I drive on?

Keep Left as you'll be driving on the Left side of the road in South Africa.

What are the Drink Driving rules?

The Blood alcohol limit is 0.05g per 100ml or Breath Alcohol content of 0.24mg per 1,000ml

Can I use a Mobile Phone while driving?

Mobile Phones, Cell Phones and other Handheld devices such as microphones are not permitted while driving.

Most Popular Rental Cars in South Africa

Countries Nearby

If you are travelling to Botswana or any one of the following nearby countries, don't forget us during your stay!