Car Rental at East London Airport

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East London Airport, East London, South Africa
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Cheapest Car Rental Rates

Mini
Suzuki Celerio or similar
Suzuki Celerio
  • 4
  • 1
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Man.
First Car Rental
$24.87 per day
Economy
VW Polo or similar
VW Polo
  • 5
  • 2
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Man.
Keddy
$33.18 per day
Compact
Toyota Corolla or similar
Toyota Corolla
  • 5
  • 2
  • 4
  • A/C
  • Man.
Europcar
$38.38 per day
Economy Elite
VW Polo or similar
VW Polo
  • 4
  • 1
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Man.
Hertz
$46.61 per day

Most Popular Car Rental Deals

Intermediate
Audi A3 or similar
Audi A3
  • 5
  • 2
  • 4
  • A/C
  • Auto.
BLUU
$52.01 / per day
Full-size
Isuzu Dmax Single Cab or similar
Isuzu Dmax Single Cab
  • 2
  • 2
  • 2
  • A/C
  • Man.
GreenMotion
$60.36 / per day
Standard
Toyota Quest Aut. or similar
Toyota Quest Aut.
  • 5
  • 2
  • 4
  • A/C
  • Auto.
SIXT
$65.21 / per day
Full-size Elite
Toyota Hilux or similar
Toyota Hilux
  • 5
  • 4
  • 4
  • A/C
  • Man.
GreenMotion
$82.68 / per day
The above prices are only approximate and were last updated at 03:02 on 2022-07-25. 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
$37.55 / per day
Average car rental length
12 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

Airport info

Rating
6.4
  • Getting to the airport 8.0
  • Departure and check-in 10.0
  • Terminal facilities 7.5
  • Wi-Fi connectivity 5.0
  • Restaurants and car rental services 3.0
  • Lounge 1.5

East London Airport (ELS)

  • IATA: ELS
  • ICAO: FAEL
  • Name: East London Airport (ELS)
  • Size: Medium Airport
  • Distance from City: 5.6 miles / 9 km W of town

Top 20 Locations near East London Airport

  1. 50.5 km / 31.4 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. 394.6 km / 245.2 miles away
  6. 433.0 km / 269.1 miles away
  7. 458.6 km / 285.0 miles away
  8. 460.2 km / 286.0 miles away
  9. Car Rental at George Airport from $24.87 per day
    481.6 km / 299.3 miles away
  10. 495.7 km / 308.0 miles away
  11. 507.1 km / 315.1 miles away
  12. 510.1 km / 317.0 miles away
  13. 517.3 km / 321.4 miles away
  14. Car Rental at Ulundi Airport from $15.12 per day
    636.4 km / 395.5 miles away
  15. 642.4 km / 399.2 miles away
  16. 685.5 km / 426.0 miles away
  17. 717.7 km / 445.9 miles away
  18. 736.1 km / 457.4 miles away
  19. 749.8 km / 465.9 miles away
  20. 753.6 km / 468.3 miles away

Map of Car Rental Locations

When are car rental prices cheapest at East London Airport?

The cost of renting a car at East London Airport depends on the time of year. This graph compares month-to-month price changes to help you find the best deal.
Average Rental Price at East London Airport
$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 cheapest time of the year to rent a vehicle at East London Airport is August when prices for an Economy class start from $14.05. You can see that this is 66% cheaper than the yearly average and 90% cheaper than renting a car in February (when rental prices start at $138.50 for a Compact class). Knowing this can help you find the best price. But remember that these are average numbers. The exact cost of your rental will depend on your rental length and on how far in advance you book the car. Enter your travel dates at the top of the page to see exact prices and offers!

What’s the most popular rental length at East London Airport?

Travel length differs from one month to another: in February the average rental period is 10 days, while in October, the average rental period is only 3 days.
Average Rental Length
9
January
10
February
10
March
8
April
9
May
10
June
8
July
8
August
4
September
3
October
4
November
4
December

Which is the busiest car rental month at East London Airport?

Travelers are most likely to rent a car at East London Airport in April, while the fewest number of travelers rent in October.
Popularity by Monthly Searches
148%
January
158%
February
145%
March
172%
April
169%
May
94%
June
142%
July
161%
August
6%
September
October
1%
November
4%
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.

South Africa
Hyundai i10 Grand
March 10, 2022
I went home this time
South Africa
VW Polo
February 9, 2022
East London Beach front IN South Africa is a Woooow
South Africa
Ford Ecosport
February 24, 2020
Eastern Cape is beautiful. Great place to explore the rolling hills.

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
$37.55
Lowest daily price
$12.10
Total cars available
56

Top 12 Suppliers at East London Airport in 2022

BLUU
Excellent 8.9 / 7 reviews
+27437075310
66 Settlers Way, Greenfields, East London, 5201
$31 - $52
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
Excellent 8.9 / 13 reviews
+270437362116
66 Settlers Way, East London Airport, East London, 5200
$35 - $77
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
+27437098200
East London Airport
$48 - $61
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
SIXT
Excellent 8.6 / 4 reviews
+27112309999
66 Settlers Way, Greenfields
$33 - $74
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
Excellent 8.6 / 1 reviews
+27437362230
East London Airport
$28 - $90
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
Excellent 8.6
+27437362230
Settlers Way, East London Airport, East London, 5200, South Africa
$29 - $92
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
$48 - $72
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
Excellent 8.2
+27437362900 / +27823134050
66 Settlers Way, East London Airport
$25 - $58
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
Excellent 8.2 / 1 reviews
+27411804900 / +27636472282
East London Airport, East London, 5200
$60 - $111
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
Excellent 8 / 11 reviews
+27437362116
East London Airport, East London, 5201
$34 - $74
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
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