Richards Bay

Cheap Car Rentals in Richards Bay from $21

Richards Bay, South Africa
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Richards Bay car rentals in 2024

Get helpful information to start your search for the perfect car rental in Richards Bay. The average price data is based on the last 12 months and was last updated on April 23, 2024.

Most popular company

HERTZ

Price of gas per gallon

$4.92

Average price per day

$52

Cheapest price per day

$21

What is the cheapest time to rent a car in Richards Bay?

Discover the most affordable period to rent a car in Richards Bay 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 April 23, 2024.

January

$30

February

$31

March

$37

April

$42

May

$29

June

$32

July

$30

August

$32

September

$28

October

$29

November

$28

December

$28

Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in Richards Bay is September. The most expensive time to rent a car is April. 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 Richards Bay

Compare and contrast the various car types offered for rental in Richards Bay to find the perfect fit for your trip. Price data is based on averages over the last 12 months and was last updated on April 23, 2024.

Small cars

$23 - $43

All Car Types

$27 - $87

To rent a small car in Richards Bay, South Africa, you would pay an average price of $34/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a small car in Richards Bay, South Africa (~$23/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is April (~$43/day). In fact, January is about 33% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a small car rental for Richards Bay. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Richards Bay, renting a small car saves you 31% 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 Richards Bay small car rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a medium car in Richards Bay, South Africa, you would pay an average price of $39/day. November is the cheapest month to rent a medium car in Richards Bay, South Africa (~$29/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is February (~$64/day). In fact, November is about 28% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a medium car rental for Richards Bay. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Richards Bay, renting a medium car saves you 19% 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 Richards Bay medium car rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a large car in Richards Bay, South Africa, you would pay an average price of $72/day. June is the cheapest month to rent a large car in Richards Bay, South Africa (~$80/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is August (~$140/day). In fact, June is about 11% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a large car rental for Richards Bay. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Richards Bay, renting a large car is 32% 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.

To rent a SUV in Richards Bay, South Africa, you would pay an average price of $55/day. July is the cheapest month to rent a SUV in Richards Bay, South Africa (~$38/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is August (~$132/day). In fact, July is about 31% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a SUV rental for Richards Bay. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Richards Bay, renting a SUV is 11% 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 Richards Bay SUV rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a van in Richards Bay, South Africa, you would pay an average price of $49/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a van in Richards Bay, South Africa (~$39/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is December (~$111/day). In fact, January is about 22% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a van rental for Richards Bay. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Richards Bay, renting a van is 2% 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 Richards Bay van rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

Ford Fiesta$21/day
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Top rental agencies in Richards Bay

Explore the leading car rental agencies in Richards Bay known for their outstanding service and extensive range of vehicles to choose from. There are currently 8 car rental companies in Richards Bay. Reviews were last updated on April 23, 2024.
Rent a car with one of the top providers serving the Richards Bay area such as Avis, Firefly and Hertz. Skim reviews, rental company locations, prices, and more before making your decision.

Avis

10.0
Wonderful
2 reviews1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

10.0

Comfort

6.0

Overall

10.0

Pick-up/drop-off

10.0

Value

8.0

Firefly

1 location

Hertz

10.0
Wonderful
1 review1 location

keddy by Europcar

1 location

Thrifty

1 location

Budget

1 location

1First Car Rental

2 locations

Sixt

2 locations

Best Richards Bay car rental deals found

Browse through a selection of recently found affordable car rental deals in Richards Bay. Plan your trip with ease and find the perfect rental option for your needs. There are currently 8 rental car agencies in Richards Bay with an average daily rate of $51. Data was last updated on April 23, 2024.
The best prices on car rentals in Richards Bay we've found at this time. Check back soon for more deals if you're not finding the one you're looking for.
Ford Fiesta$21/day
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Ford Fiesta
Mazda Mazda3$25/day
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Mazda Mazda3
Toyota Corolla$30/day
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Toyota Corolla

Car rental FAQs

Find answers to frequently asked questions about car rentals in Richards Bay, including policies, requirements, and more. FAQs were last updated on April 23, 2024.
  • What is the cheapest rental car found in Richards Bay?

    In the past two weeks, Cheapflights users have found many deals under $52/day when booking a rental car in Richards Bay. The best deal a user found was for $42/day from Hertz, booked on Apr. 14.

  • What car rental company is typically the cheapest in Richards Bay?

    According to our data, users have found the cheapest deals when booking a rental car in Richards Bay from the following companies over the past two weeks: Firefly ($21/day), Europcar ($23/day), and Budget ($24/day).

  • What are gas prices like in Richards Bay?

    The average gas price in Richards Bay is $4.92/gallon over the past month, costing you anywhere between $58 and $84 to fill up a car’s gas tank.

  • How much does it cost to rent a car in Richards Bay for a week from Hertz?

    Hertz is a popular option for travelers looking for car rental in Richards Bay. You can expect the average cost of rental car to be about $363 per week.

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

    Booking early almost always ensures you have more options of car models to choose from, as well as prices reduced by up to 87% to make it a great deal in Richards Bay. Try to book at least 65 days prior to when you need the car rental to close on a rate below the average.

  • Can I rent a car for a month in Richards Bay?

    Yes, renting a vehicle in Richards Bay for a month is certainly possible.

  • How much does it cost to rent a car in Richards Bay for a month?

    Prices can be as low as $1,557 if you consider booking with Hertz. That price represents savings of 20% compared to the Richards Bay average. The monthly cost of a car rental in Richards Bay is on average $1,557 ($52/day).

  • How much is a car rental in Richards Bay for a weekend?

    $53 is, on average, how much a car rental costs for the weekend in Richards Bay. To save money, consider booking a Economy car rental, which is the cheapest car during the weekend. If you are looking for a car rental in May, we’ve seen prices on Cheapflights for as low as $0 per day.

  • What car do most people rent in Richards Bay?

    Toyota Avanza, which is a Intermediate vehicle, is the most popular to rent at Richards Bay according to Cheapflights users.

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Small car rentals in Richards Bay

Find small car rental deals in Richards Bay from well-known providers in the area and save on gas mileage with the options provided below. small car rentals in Richards Bay cost an average of $32 per day. Price data was last updated on April 23, 2024.
Hyundai i10$22/day
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Hyundai i10
Hyundai i10$22/day
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Hyundai i10
Hyundai i10$23/day
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Hyundai i10

Van rentals in Richards Bay

Find van rental deals in Richards Bay from well-known providers in the area and save on gas mileage with the options provided below. van rentals in Richards Bay cost an average of $73 per day. Price data was last updated on April 23, 2024.
If you're in need of a larger vehicle, check out some of the deals we've found on van rentals in Richards Bay. If you're not finding the right deal for your van rental, check back soon as deals are constantly being refreshed.
Dodge Grand Caravan$48/day
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Dodge Grand Caravan
Dodge Grand Caravan$48/day
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Dodge Grand Caravan
Dodge Grand Caravan$50/day
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Dodge Grand Caravan

Car rentals by fuel type in Richards Bay

Browse car rentals by fuel type in Richards Bay. Currently, Gas/Diesel cars are the cheapest to rent in Richards Bay. Deals were last updated on April 23, 2024.

Browse through car rental deals by fuel type in Richards Bay. There are currently 2 fuel types to choose from with Gas/Diesel being the cheapest ($21+).

Gas/Diesel

Gas/Diesel

Hybrid

Hybrid

Airport car rentals in Richards Bay
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