Car Rental in East London

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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
$7.91 per day
East London Fort Hare University Car Rental
Economy
Hyundai i10 or similar
Hyundai i10
  • 5
  • 2
  • 4
  • A/C
  • Man.
BLUU
$8.48 per day
East London Fort Hare University Car Rental
Compact
Toyota Etios or similar
Toyota Etios
  • 5
  • 2
  • 4
  • A/C
  • Man.
BLUU
$10.16 per day
East London Airport Car Rental
Mini
Suzuki Celerio or similar
Suzuki Celerio
  • 4
  • 1
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Man.
First Car Rental
$25.00 per day

Most Popular Car Rental Deals

East London Airport Car Rental
Mini
Kia Picanto or similar
Kia Picanto
  • 5
  • 1
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Man.
Keddy
$28.31 / per day
East London Airport Car Rental
Mini
Kia Picanto or similar
Kia Picanto
  • 5
  • 1
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Man.
Europcar
$28.76 / per day
East London Airport Car Rental
Economy
Suzuki Celerio or similar
Suzuki Celerio
  • 4
  • 1
  • 4
  • A/C
  • Man.
First Car Rental
$29.49 / per day
East London Airport Car Rental
Compact
Nissan Almera or similar
Nissan Almera
  • 4
  • 2
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Man.
First Car Rental
$32.57 / per day
The above prices are only approximate and were last updated at 22:02 on 2022-08-18. Prices may vary based on the booking dates, length of rental, and car class.

Travel Information

Language
IsiZulu,
IsiXhosa,
Afrikaans
Currency
ZAR
Traffic direction
Left-hand
Country code
27
Economy car rental price
$36.70 / per day
Average car rental length
3 days
Speed limit within town
40 km/h
25 mi/h
Speed limit out of town
100 km/h
62 mi/h
Acceptable limit of BAC
0.05%
Rating
6.0
Average gasoline price
$1.28 / 1 liter
Highest gasoline price
$1.35 / 1 liter
Lowest gasoline price
$1.17 / 1 liter

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$ 18.26 per day
  • From East London to Mthatha - 41 offers from US$ 17.53 per day
  • From East London to Port Elizabeth - 83 offers from US$ 17.53 per day

Top 19 Cities near East London

  1. Johannesburg Car Rentals from $46.40 per day
    767.7 km / 477.0 miles away
  2. 874.4 km / 543.3 miles away
  3. Durban Car Rentals from $25.00 per day
    492.7 km / 306.1 miles away
  4. Wynberg Car Rentals from $41.04 per day
    874.1 km / 543.1 miles away
  5. Port Elizabeth Car Rentals from $25.00 per day
    230.4 km / 143.1 miles away
  6. 428.7 km / 266.4 miles away
  7. Nelspruit Car Rentals from $25.00 per day
    908.3 km / 564.4 miles away
  8. Bloemfontein Car Rentals from $25.00 per day
    461.9 km / 287.0 miles away
  9. Pietermaritzburg Car Rentals from $25.00 per day
    448.8 km / 278.9 miles away
  10. Stellenbosch Car Rentals from $29.49 per day
    837.4 km / 520.4 miles away
  11. Richards Bay Car Rentals from $25.00 per day
    627.4 km / 389.8 miles away
  12. Upington Car Rentals from $25.00 per day
    811.9 km / 504.5 miles away
  13. Kimberley Car Rentals from $25.00 per day
    553.8 km / 344.1 miles away
  14. Newcastle Car Rentals from $31.21 per day
    621.4 km / 386.1 miles away
  15. Hermanus Car Rentals from $30.98 per day
    808.7 km / 502.5 miles away
  16. Jeffreys Bay Car Rentals from $41.04 per day
    290.6 km / 180.6 miles away
  17. Skukuza Car Rentals from $46.40 per day
    968.8 km / 602.0 miles away
  18. Sishen Car Rentals from $8.06 per day
    757.0 km / 470.4 miles away
  19. Potchefstroom Car Rentals from $46.40 per day
    706.4 km / 438.9 miles away

Top 20 Locations near East London

  1. 44.5 km / 27.7 miles away
  2. 50.5 km / 31.4 miles away
  3. 51.4 km / 32.0 miles away
  4. 95.1 km / 59.1 miles away
  5. 205.7 km / 127.8 miles away
  6. 394.6 km / 245.2 miles away
  7. 433.0 km / 269.1 miles away
  8. 458.6 km / 285.0 miles away
  9. 460.2 km / 286.0 miles away
  10. George Airport Car Rentals from $25.00 per day
    481.6 km / 299.3 miles away
  11. 495.7 km / 308.0 miles away
  12. 507.1 km / 315.1 miles away
  13. 510.1 km / 317.0 miles away
  14. 517.3 km / 321.4 miles away
  15. Ulundi Airport Car Rentals from $15.20 per day
    636.4 km / 395.5 miles away
  16. 642.4 km / 399.2 miles away
  17. 685.5 km / 426.0 miles away
  18. Sishen Airport Car Rentals from $8.06 per day
    717.7 km / 445.9 miles away
  19. 736.1 km / 457.4 miles away
  20. 749.8 km / 465.9 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
$32.12
January
$138.50
February
$47.17
March
$36.80
April
$28.43
May
June
$33.72
July
$14.05
August
$25.84
September
$29.61
October
November
$29.89
December
The best month to rent a car in East London is August (when prices for an Economy class start from $14.05). This is 66% cheaper than the yearly average and 90% cheaper than renting in February (when rental prices start at $138.50 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 February, and the least popular is October.
Popularity of Car Rental in East London by Monthly Searches
285%
January
304%
February
279%
March
133%
April
68%
May
19%
June
29%
July
64%
August
3%
September
1%
October
4%
November
10%
December

Most Popular Car Models of Rental Suppliers

Rental Agency Model Doors Luggage Type
First Car Rental Suzuki Celerio 5 1 Small cars
Thrifty Nissan Almera 4 2 Small cars
Thrifty VW Polo 4 2 Small cars
Firefly Toyota Agya 5 1 Small cars
Hertz Toyota Starlet 5 1 Small cars
BLUU Kia Picanto 4 1 Small cars
Thrifty Hyundai i10 Grand 5 1 Small cars
Hertz Toyota Agya 5 1 Small cars
Firefly VW Polo 4 2 Small cars
GreenMotion VW Polo 5 1 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.

Ireland
Toyota Starlet
February 18, 2022
Staff that helped me was very professional and helpful
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

Car Rental Statistics

Highest rated company
BLUU
8.9 / 10
Lowest rated company
Firefly
7.97 / 10
Total number of reviews
1
Total rental companies
12
Average daily price
$36.62
Lowest daily price
$7.87
Total cars available
94

Top 12 Suppliers in East London in 2022

BLUU
BLUU
Excellent 8.9 / 7 reviews
+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
Hertz
Hertz
Excellent 8.8 / 14 reviews
+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
Budget
Budget
Excellent 8.6 / 2 reviews
27437485577
Beacon Bay Motor City & Office
Working hours
Mon:08:00-16:30
Tue:08:00-16:30
Wed:08:00-16:30
Thu:08:00-16:30
Fri:08:00-16:30
Sat:09:00-11:00
SIXT
SIXT
Excellent 8.6 / 4 reviews
+27112309999
66 Settlers Way, Greenfields
Thrifty
Thrifty
Excellent 8.6
+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
Keddy
Keddy
Excellent 8.6 / 1 reviews
+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
Bidvest
Bidvest
Excellent 8.4 / 2 reviews
+437075310
East London Airport/ Breezyvale Road
Working hours
Mon:06:00-21:00
Tue:06:00-21:00
Wed:06:00-21:00
Thu:06:00-21:00
Fri:06:00-21:00
Sat:08:00-17:00
Sun:08:00-21:00
Avis
Avis
Excellent 8.3
+27437098200
East London, 5200, South Africa
Working hours
Mon:08:00-18:30
Tue:08:00-18:30
Wed:08:00-18:30
Thu:08:00-18:30
Fri:08:00-18:30
Sat:08:00-18:30
Sun:08:00-18:30
First Car Rental
First Car Rental
Excellent 8.2
+27437362900 / +27823134050
66 Settlers Way, East London Airport
Working hours
Mon:07:00-18:30
Tue:07:00-18:30
Wed:07:00-18:30
Thu:07:00-18:30
Fri:07:00-18:30
Sat:08:00-18:00
Sun:08:00-19:00
GreenMotion
GreenMotion
Excellent 8.2 / 1 reviews
+27411804900 / +27636472282
Unit 15, 9 Breezydale Rd, Orange Grove, 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:08:30-12:00
Firefly
Firefly
Excellent 8 / 11 reviews
+27437025700
8 Settlers Way, Gately, 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
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