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Car Rental in East London

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East London, South Africa
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Cheapest Car Rental Rates

East London Fort Hare University Car Rental
Mini
Kia Picanto or similar
Kia Picanto
  • 5
  • 1
  • 4
  • A/C
  • Man.
BLUU
$8.95 per day
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East London Fort Hare University Car Rental
Economy
Hyundai i10 or similar
Hyundai i10
  • 5
  • 2
  • 4
  • A/C
  • Man.
BLUU
$9.60 per day
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East London Airport Car Rental
Economy
VW Polo or similar
VW Polo
  • 5
  • 1
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Man.
GreenMotion
$22.91 per day
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East London Airport Car Rental
Mini
Toyota Agya or similar
Toyota Agya
  • 4
  • 1
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Man.
Firefly
$23.13 per day
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Most Popular Car Rental Deals

East London Airport Car Rental
Mini
Toyota Agya or similar
Toyota Agya
  • 4x
  • 1x
  • 5x
  • A/C
  • Man.
Hertz
$24.68 / per day
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East London Airport Car Rental
Mini
Suzuki Celerio or similar
Suzuki Celerio
  • 4x
  • 1x
  • 5x
  • A/C
  • Man.
First Car Rental
$30.34 / per day
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East London Airport Car Rental
Mini
Kia Picanto or similar
Kia Picanto
  • 5x
  • 1x
  • 5x
  • A/C
  • Man.
Keddy
$31.69 / per day
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East London Airport Car Rental
Mini
Suzuki Celerio or similar
Suzuki Celerio
  • 4x
  • x
  • 5x
  • A/C
  • Man.
SIXT
$32.58 / per day
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The above prices are only approximate and were last updated at 00:52 on 2022-01-18. Prices may vary based on the booking dates, length of rental, and car class.

Travel Information

Language
IsiZulu,
IsiXhosa,
Afrikaans
Currency
ZAR
Country code
27
Traffic direction
Left-hand
Speed limit out of town
100 km/h
62 mi/h
Speed limit within town
40 km/h
25 mi/h
Acceptable limit of BAC
0.05%
Rating
6.0

One-Way Car Rentals in East London

The most popular one-way rental options for pick up in East London and drop off in another city include:

  • From East London to Cape Town - 132 offers from US$ 20.77 per day
  • From East London to Mthatha - 41 offers from US$ 19.95 per day
  • From East London to Port Elizabeth - 83 offers from US$ 19.95 per day

Top 20 Cities near East London

  1. Cape Town Car Rentals from $27.87 per day
    866.9 km / 538.7 miles away
  2. Johannesburg Car Rentals from $30.34 per day
    768.2 km / 477.3 miles away
  3. Durban Car Rentals from $23.77 per day
    492.7 km / 306.1 miles away
  4. Port Elizabeth Car Rentals from $23.13 per day
    230.4 km / 143.1 miles away
  5. George Car Rentals from $23.13 per day
    516.3 km / 320.8 miles away
  6. Pretoria Car Rentals from $30.97 per day
    811.7 km / 504.4 miles away
  7. Nelspruit Car Rentals from $30.34 per day
    895.0 km / 556.1 miles away
  8. Bloemfontein Car Rentals from $26.91 per day
    461.9 km / 287.0 miles away
  9. Stellenbosch Car Rentals from $28.87 per day
    837.4 km / 520.4 miles away
  10. Pietermaritzburg Car Rentals from $23.77 per day
    448.8 km / 278.9 miles away
  11. Upington Car Rentals from $26.91 per day
    811.9 km / 504.5 miles away
  12. Kimberley Car Rentals from $26.91 per day
    553.8 km / 344.1 miles away
  13. Hermanus Car Rentals from $28.87 per day
    808.7 km / 502.5 miles away
  14. Richards Bay Car Rentals from $23.77 per day
    627.4 km / 389.8 miles away
  15. 840.1 km / 522.0 miles away
  16. Newcastle Car Rentals from $31.69 per day
    621.4 km / 386.1 miles away
  17. Paarl Car Rentals from $28.87 per day
    826.5 km / 513.6 miles away
  18. 766.5 km / 476.3 miles away
  19. 753.9 km / 468.4 miles away
  20. 457.1 km / 284.0 miles away

Top 20 Locations near East London

  1. 44.5 km / 27.7 miles away
  2. 51.4 km / 32.0 miles away
  3. 95.1 km / 59.1 miles away
  4. 205.7 km / 127.8 miles away
  5. 433.0 km / 269.1 miles away
  6. 458.6 km / 285.0 miles away
  7. George Airport Car Rentals from $23.13 per day
    481.6 km / 299.3 miles away
  8. 495.7 km / 308.0 miles away
  9. 507.1 km / 315.1 miles away
  10. 517.3 km / 321.4 miles away
  11. 642.4 km / 399.2 miles away
  12. Sishen Airport Car Rentals from $9.12 per day
    717.7 km / 445.9 miles away
  13. 753.6 km / 468.3 miles away
  14. 753.6 km / 468.3 miles away
  15. Upington Airport Car Rentals from $26.91 per day
    768.7 km / 477.7 miles away
  16. 772.9 km / 480.2 miles away
  17. Paarl Val De Vie Car Rentals from $28.87 per day
    789.2 km / 490.4 miles away
  18. 796.9 km / 495.2 miles away
  19. 806.8 km / 501.4 miles away
  20. 824.3 km / 512.2 miles away

Map of Car Rental Locations

Which is the cheapest month to rent a car in East London?

Car rental prices in East London vary a lot according to the time of year. This graph compares month-to-month price changes to help you find the best offer.
Average Rental Price in East London
$36.54
January
$157.58
February
$53.67
March
$41.87
April
$32.35
May
June
$38.37
July
$15.99
August
$29.40
September
$33.69
October
November
$34.01
December
The best month to rent a car in East London is August (when prices for an Economy class start from $15.99). This is 66% cheaper than the yearly average and 90% cheaper than renting in February (when rental prices start at $157.58 for a Compact class). Knowing this can help you find the best price.

What’s the usual rental length in East London?

Travel lengths vary from month to month: in February, travelers rent a car for an average of 10 days in September, the average rental period is 4 days.
Average Rental Length in East London
6
January
10
February
10
March
8
April
6
May
6
June
5
July
5
August
4
September
4
October
6
November
6
December

What's the most popular month to rent a car in East London?

The most popular month for renting a car in East London is January, and the least popular is October.
Popularity of Car Rental in East London by Monthly Searches
421%
January
359%
February
371%
March
5%
April
5%
May
3%
June
4%
July
5%
August
5%
September
1%
October
6%
November
16%
December

Most Popular Car Models of Rental Suppliers

Rental Agency Model Doors Luggage Type
Firefly Toyota Agya 5 1 Small cars
Thrifty ZA Nissan Almera 4 2 Small cars
BLUU Kia Picanto 4 1 Small cars
Thrifty ZA VW Polo 4 2 Small cars
Hertz Toyota Agya 5 1 Small cars
Firefly Toyota Corolla Quest 4 2 Medium cars
Firefly Toyota Starlet 5 1 Small cars
Avis BMW 3 Series 3 2 Premium cars
First Car Rental Mercedes Benz C Class 4 2 Premium cars
Bidvest Nissan Micra 5 Small cars

Our Customers Reviews

Because we want to make sure each review listed here is left by a real customer, we don’t have an option to post a review here. Instead, we ask each and every customer to leave a review after they return their rental. This way, you know that all reviews are authentic, verified, and trustworthy.

South Africa
Renault Clio
August 28, 2019
It was great and smooth sailing process and I appreciated that from the Representatives.
South Africa
Renault Clio
August 17, 2019
Book on time to avoid disappointments

Top 7 Suppliers in East London in 2022

Hertz
Hertz
Excellent 8.9
+270437362116
66 Settlers Way, East London Airport, East London, 5200
Working hours
Mon:05:00-22:00
Tue:05:00-22:00
Wed:05:00-22:00
Thu:05:00-22:00
Fri:05:00-22:00
Sat:05:00-22:00
Sun:05:00-22:00
SIXT
SIXT
Excellent 8.7
+27112309999
66 Settlers Way, Greenfields
Keddy
Keddy
Excellent 8.7
+27437362230
East London Airport
Working hours
Mon:08:00-18:00
Tue:08:00-18:00
Wed:08:00-18:00
Thu:08:00-18:00
Fri:08:00-18:00
Sat:08:00-18:00
Sun:08:00-18:00
Europcar
Europcar
Excellent 8.6
+27437362230
Settlers Way, East London Airport, East London, 5200, South Africa
Working hours
Mon:08:00-18:00
Tue:08:00-18:00
Wed:08:00-18:00
Thu:08:00-18:00
Fri:08:00-18:00
Sat:08:00-18:00
Sun:08:00-18:00
BLUU
BLUU
Excellent 8.6
+27437075310
66 Settlers Way, Greenfields, East London, 5201
Working hours
Mon:08:00-17:00
Tue:08:00-17:00
Wed:08:00-17:00
Thu:08:00-17:00
Fri:08:00-17:00
Sat:08:00-17:00
Sun:08:00-17:00
Thrifty ZA
Thrifty ZA
Excellent 8.2
+270437362222 / +270662840501
East London Airport, Unit 6 Car Rental Section, East London, 5200
Working hours
Mon:08:00-17:00
Tue:08:00-17:00
Wed:08:00-17:00
Thu:08:00-17:00
Fri:08:00-17:00
Sat:08:00-13:00
Sun:08:00-13:00
GreenMotion
GreenMotion
Very good 7.7
+27731392579
East London Airport, East London, 5200
Working hours
Mon:08:00-17:00
Tue:08:00-17:00
Wed:08:00-17:00
Thu:08:00-17:00
Fri:08:00-17:00
Sat:08:30-12:00
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