Pietermaritzburg

Cheap Car Rentals in Pietermaritzburg from $17

This price is the cheapest per day rate found by a Cheapflights user in the last 72 hours by searching for a car rental in Pietermaritzburg with a pick-up date of 8/15 and drop-off date of 9/3. Fares are subject to change and may not be available at all agencies or on all dates of rental. Click the price to replicate the search for this deal.
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What is the cheapest time to rent a car in Pietermaritzburg?

Discover the most affordable period to rent a car in Pietermaritzburg and save money on your trip. The monthly average price data is based on historical data over the last year and was last updated on June 13, 2024.

January

$29

February

$27

March

$38

April

$35

May

$38

June

$30

July

$30

August

$28

September

$28

October

$28

November

$25

December

$28

Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in Pietermaritzburg is November. The most expensive time to rent a car is March. The cheapest prices for each month are shown above, but prices will vary based on availability, how far out you book your rental car, and of course, car type.

Compare available car types for rental in Pietermaritzburg

Compare and contrast the various car types offered for rental in Pietermaritzburg to find the perfect fit for your trip. Price data is based on averages over the last 12 months and was last updated on June 13, 2024.

Small cars

$19 - $34

All Car Types

$23 - $64

To rent a small car in Pietermaritzburg, South Africa, you would pay an average price of $26/day. February is the cheapest month to rent a small car in Pietermaritzburg, South Africa (~$19/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is August (~$34/day). In fact, February is about 30% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a small car rental for Pietermaritzburg. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Pietermaritzburg, renting a small car saves you 29% in costs. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity. Here are the best Pietermaritzburg small car rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a medium car in Pietermaritzburg, South Africa, you would pay an average price of $34/day. November is the cheapest month to rent a medium car in Pietermaritzburg, South Africa (~$39/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is September (~$95/day). In fact, November is about 14% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a medium car rental for Pietermaritzburg. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Pietermaritzburg, renting a medium car saves you 11% in costs. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity. Here are the best Pietermaritzburg medium car rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a large car in Pietermaritzburg, South Africa, you would pay an average price of $58/day. March is the cheapest month to rent a large car in Pietermaritzburg, South Africa (~$83/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is June (~$150/day). In fact, March is about 40% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a large car rental for Pietermaritzburg. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Pietermaritzburg, renting a large car is 36% more expensive. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity. Here are the best Pietermaritzburg large car rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a SUV in Pietermaritzburg, South Africa, you would pay an average price of $48/day. November is the cheapest month to rent a SUV in Pietermaritzburg, South Africa (~$39/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is September (~$134/day). In fact, November is about 19% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a SUV rental for Pietermaritzburg. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Pietermaritzburg, renting a SUV is 21% more expensive. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity. Here are the best Pietermaritzburg SUV rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

Ford Fiesta$18/day
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Ford Fiesta
Hyundai i10$19/day
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Hyundai i10

Top rental agencies in Pietermaritzburg

Explore the leading car rental agencies in Pietermaritzburg known for their outstanding service and extensive range of vehicles to choose from. There are currently 8 car rental companies in Pietermaritzburg. Reviews were last updated on June 13, 2024.
Browse through some of the top rental car agencies in Pietermaritzburg, including keddy by Europcar, Firefly and Hertz in Pietermaritzburg. Be sure to do your research on pricing, reviews, pickup locations, and other important criteria before choosing.

keddy by Europcar

2 locations

Firefly

1 location

Hertz

1 location

Avis

2 locations

1First Car Rental

1 location

Budget

7.0
Good
1 review1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

7.0

Comfort

6.0

Overall

7.0

Pick-up/drop-off

7.0

Value

7.0

Enterprise Rent-A-Car

1 location

Sixt

1 location

Best Pietermaritzburg car rental deals found

Browse through a selection of recently found affordable car rental deals in Pietermaritzburg. Plan your trip with ease and find the perfect rental option for your needs. There are currently 8 rental car agencies in Pietermaritzburg with an average daily rate of $44. Data was last updated on June 13, 2024.
The best prices on car rentals in Pietermaritzburg we've found at this time. Double check the details of your car rental reservation before booking to ensure no unwanted surprises.
Ford Fiesta$18/day
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A/C
Ford Fiesta
Hyundai i10$19/day
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A/C
Hyundai i10
Toyota Corolla$22/day
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Toyota Corolla

Car rental FAQs

Find answers to frequently asked questions about car rentals in Pietermaritzburg, including policies, requirements, and more. FAQs were last updated on June 13, 2024.
  • What car rental company is typically the cheapest in Pietermaritzburg?

    According to our data, users have found the cheapest deals when booking a rental car in Pietermaritzburg from the following companies over the past two weeks: Hertz ($18/day), FlexWays ($20/day), and 1First Car Rental ($25/day).

  • What are gas prices like in Pietermaritzburg?

    The average gas price in Pietermaritzburg is $4.81/gallon over the past month, costing you anywhere between $57 and $83 to fill up a car’s gas tank.

  • How much does it cost to rent a car in Pietermaritzburg for a week from 1First Car Rental?

    1First Car Rental offers rental cars in Pietermaritzburg for about $134 per week on average.

  • How far in advance should I rent a car in Pietermaritzburg for the best price?

    Our data suggests that booking early can save you up to 92% on a rental car in Pietermaritzburg. Take advantage of a below-average prices by booking at least 82 days prior to your desired date.

  • Can I rent a car for a month in Pietermaritzburg?

    The length of time you can book a rental for is subject to the inventory of the supplier. When renting a vehicle from Pietermaritzburg it should be possible to rent a car for a whole month if needed.

  • How much is a car rental in Pietermaritzburg for a weekend?

    Car rental prices in Pietermaritzburg are typically $0 for the weekend. On Cheapflights, you’ll be able to find great car rental deals on any type of vehicle. However, consider renting a Economy to save money on your trip to $0. Our users have found prices for Economy car rentals in July to be on average $0 per day.

  • What car do most people rent in Pietermaritzburg?

    The majority of Cheapflights travelers prefer to rent a Mini (Class Mini Car) in Pietermaritzburg, making it the most popular option.

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Small car rentals in Pietermaritzburg

Find small car rental deals in Pietermaritzburg from well-known providers in the area and save on gas mileage with the options provided below. small car rentals in Pietermaritzburg cost an average of $24 per day. Price data was last updated on June 13, 2024.
Hyundai i10$17/day
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Hyundai i10
Hyundai i10$19/day
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Hyundai i10
Hyundai i10$19/day
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Hyundai i10

Luxury car rentals in Pietermaritzburg

Find luxury car rental deals in Pietermaritzburg from well-known providers in the area and save on gas mileage with the options provided below. luxury car rentals in Pietermaritzburg cost an average of $142 per day. Price data was last updated on June 13, 2024.
Check out some of the best deals we've found on luxury car rentals in the Pietermaritzburg area. Verify the details of your rental before completing your reservation to ensure no unwanted surprises.
Chrysler 300$125/day
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Chrysler 300
Audi A4$158/day
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Audi A4

Van rentals in Pietermaritzburg

Find van rental deals in Pietermaritzburg from well-known providers in the area and save on gas mileage with the options provided below. van rentals in Pietermaritzburg cost an average of $62 per day. Price data was last updated on June 13, 2024.
In terms of van rentals in Pietermaritzburg, these are some the best options we've found at this time. Deals are updated frequently to provide users with as many suitable options as possible.
Dodge Grand Caravan$36/day
5
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A/C
Dodge Grand Caravan
Dodge Grand Caravan$37/day
5
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A/C
Dodge Grand Caravan
Dodge Grand Caravan$37/day
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A/C
Dodge Grand Caravan

Car rentals by fuel type in Pietermaritzburg

Browse car rentals by fuel type in Pietermaritzburg. Currently, Gas/Diesel cars are the cheapest to rent in Pietermaritzburg. Deals were last updated on June 13, 2024.

Browse through car rental deals by fuel type in Pietermaritzburg. There are currently 2 fuel types to choose from with Gas/Diesel being the cheapest ($18+).

Gas/Diesel

Gas/Diesel

Hybrid

Hybrid

Airport car rentals in Pietermaritzburg
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