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Out of all the popular cities in South Africa, East London is the cheapest city to rent a car in at just $11/day. Renting a car in East London is 42% cheaper than renting one in Pietermaritzburg where the per day rate is around $18. Other fairly inexpensive cities in South Africa to get a rental car in are: Cape Town ($12/day), George ($13/day), and Richards Bay ($13/day). While these cities typically have cheaper prices than the rest of the country, travelers looking to rent a car in Cape Town should expect to spend around $12/day on their transportation. The most popular city to rent a car in South Africa is Cape Town.
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When renting a car in South Africa, the most popular provider of rental cars among Cheapflights users is Hertz, and with prices around $52/day, it’s easy to understand why. The most popular car type from Hertz is SUV, which starts as low as $25/day.
At $16/day, it is 47% cheaper on average to rent a car in Johannesburg than any other city in South Africa. The cheapest price found in South Africa was for $11/day in Johannesburg.
Cars in South Africa are to be driven on the left side of the road.