Car Rental in Pietermaritzburg

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Pietermaritzburg, South Africa
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Cheapest Car Rental Rates

Pietermaritzburg Airport Car Rental
Mini
Suzuki Celerio or similar
Suzuki Celerio
  • 4
  • 1
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Man.
First Car Rental
$26.93 per day
Pietermaritzburg Airport Car Rental
Economy
Volkswagen Polo or similar
Volkswagen Polo
  • 4
  • 2
  • 4
  • A/C
  • Man.
Budget
$32.14 per day
Pietermaritzburg Airport Car Rental
Compact
Toyota Corolla Quest or similar
Toyota Corolla Quest
  • 5
  • 2
  • 4
  • A/C
  • Man.
Firefly
$38.90 per day
Pietermaritzburg Airport Car Rental
Economy Elite
Volkswagen Polo or similar
Volkswagen Polo
  • 4
  • 1
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Man.
Hertz
$43.81 per day

Most Popular Car Rental Deals

Pietermaritzburg Airport Car Rental
Intermediate
Volkswagen Polo Sedan or similar
Volkswagen Polo Sedan
  • 4
  • 1
  • 4
  • A/C
  • Man.
First Car Rental
$46.16 / per day
Pietermaritzburg Airport Car Rental
Full-size
Mazda 3 or similar
Mazda 3
  • 4
  • 2
  • 4
  • A/C
  • Auto.
First Car Rental
$59.12 / per day
Pietermaritzburg Airport Car Rental
Standard
Toyota RAV4 or similar
Toyota RAV4
  • 5
  • 3
  • 4
  • A/C
  • Auto.
Avis
$86.06 / per day
Pietermaritzburg Airport Car Rental
Premium
Mercedes Benz C Class or similar
Mercedes Benz C Class
  • 5
  • 2
  • 4
  • A/C
  • Auto.
Keddy
$119.74 / per day
The above prices are only approximate and were last updated at 02:44 on 2023-01-29. Prices may vary based on the booking dates, length of rental, and car class.
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Travel Information

Language
IsiZulu,
Xhosa,
Afrikaans
Currency
ZAR
Traffic direction
Left-hand
Country code
27
Average car rental price
$56.61 / per day
Average car rental length
5 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

One-Way Car Rentals in Pietermaritzburg

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

  • From Pietermaritzburg to Cape Town - 58 offers from $22.43 per day

Top 20 Cities near Pietermaritzburg

  1. Johannesburg Car Rentals from $39.27 per day
    455.9 km / 283.3 miles away
  2. Port Elizabeth Car Rentals from $21.20 per day
    660.9 km / 410.7 miles away
  3. Durban Car Rentals from $21.20 per day
    69.7 km / 43.3 miles away
  4. Bloemfontein Car Rentals from $26.93 per day
    401.6 km / 249.5 miles away
  5. 483.5 km / 300.4 miles away
  6. George Car Rentals from $21.20 per day
    899.1 km / 558.7 miles away
  7. East London Car Rentals from $26.45 per day
    444.6 km / 276.3 miles away
  8. Centurion Car Rentals from $21.20 per day
    473.7 km / 294.3 miles away
  9. 467.5 km / 290.5 miles away
  10. Polokwane Car Rentals from $21.20 per day
    651.3 km / 404.7 miles away
  11. Richards Bay Car Rentals from $39.27 per day
    193.1 km / 120.0 miles away
  12. Upington Car Rentals from $21.20 per day
    899.0 km / 558.6 miles away
  13. Mthatha Car Rentals from $39.27 per day
    267.9 km / 166.4 miles away
  14. Kimberley Car Rentals from $21.20 per day
    554.3 km / 344.5 miles away
  15. Margate Car Rentals from $28.29 per day
    135.2 km / 84.0 miles away
  16. 849.0 km / 527.6 miles away
  17. Vanderbijlpark Car Rentals from $21.20 per day
    421.9 km / 262.1 miles away
  18. Ulundi Car Rentals from $15.17 per day
    177.6 km / 110.4 miles away
  19. Tzaneen Car Rentals from $35.31 per day
    646.5 km / 401.7 miles away
  20. 755.0 km / 469.1 miles away

Top 20 Locations near Pietermaritzburg

  1. 0.7 km / 0.5 miles away
  2. 67.3 km / 41.8 miles away
  3. 69.7 km / 43.3 miles away
  4. 192.7 km / 119.7 miles away
  5. 401.6 km / 249.5 miles away
  6. 443.6 km / 275.7 miles away
  7. 443.6 km / 275.7 miles away
  8. 449.3 km / 279.2 miles away
  9. 458.8 km / 285.1 miles away
  10. 470.9 km / 292.6 miles away
  11. 478.2 km / 297.1 miles away
  12. 478.8 km / 297.5 miles away
  13. 482.8 km / 300.0 miles away
  14. 492.4 km / 306.0 miles away
  15. 549.7 km / 341.5 miles away
  16. 554.3 km / 344.5 miles away
  17. 651.3 km / 404.7 miles away
  18. 660.9 km / 410.7 miles away
  19. Upington Airport Car Rentals from $21.20 per day
    898.8 km / 558.5 miles away
  20. George Airport Car Rentals from $21.20 per day
    899.1 km / 558.7 miles away

Map of Car Rental Locations

Which is the cheapest month to rent a car in Pietermaritzburg?

Car rental prices in Pietermaritzburg 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 Pietermaritzburg
$40.23
January
$45.94
February
March
$54.63
April
$16.31
May
June
$37.69
July
August
$18.46
September
$40.29
October
$53.11
November
$56.37
December
The best month to rent a car in Pietermaritzburg is May (when prices for an Economy class start from $16.31). This is 60% cheaper than the yearly average and 71% cheaper than renting in December (when rental prices start at $56.37 for a Compact class). Knowing this can help you find the best price.

What’s the usual rental length in Pietermaritzburg?

Travel lengths vary from month to month: in May, travelers rent a car for an average of 16 days in August, the average rental period is 4 days.
Average Rental Length in Pietermaritzburg
12
January
10
February
7
March
6
April
16
May
5
June
6
July
4
August
13
September
8
October
6
November
8
December

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

The most popular month for renting a car in Pietermaritzburg is May, and the least popular is September.
Popularity of Car Rental in Pietermaritzburg by Monthly Searches
115%
January
104%
February
68%
March
118%
April
157%
May
94%
June
97%
July
99%
August
50%
September
63%
October
102%
November
132%
December

Most Popular Car Models of Rental Suppliers

Rental Supplier Model Doors Luggage Type
Europcar Kia Picanto 5 1 Small cars
Hertz Toyota Starlet 5 1 Small cars
Hertz Toyota Agya 5 1 Small cars
Keddy Volkswagen Polo 5 2 Small cars
Firefly Toyota Corolla Quest 4 2 Medium cars
First Car Rental Nissan Almera 5 2 Medium cars
First Car Rental Suzuki Swift 5 1 Small cars
First Car Rental Suzuki Celerio 5 1 Small cars
First Car Rental Toyota Quantum 4 3 Vans
First Car Rental Honda Amaze 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
VW Kombi
August 27, 2020
Please double check if everything is in order even if it not something major because we as customers might found ourself having to pay for something that we did not do.Other then that i am happy and will still come back if i have to

Car Rental Statistics

Highest rated company
BLUU
8.7 / 10
Lowest rated company
First Car Rental
8.25 / 10
Total number of reviews
1
Total rental companies
10
Average daily price
$56.61
Lowest daily price
$7.76
Total cars available
56

Top 10 Suppliers in Pietermaritzburg in 2023

BLUU
BLUU
Excellent 8.7
+27333862750
1 Pharazyn Place, Pietermaritzburg Airport, Oribi Village, Pietermaritzburg, 3201
$39 - $45
Working hours
Mon:07:30-17:00
Tue:07:30-17:00
Wed:07:30-17:00
Thu:07:30-17:00
Fri:07:30-17:00
Sat:08:00-12:00
Hertz
Hertz
Excellent 8.7 / 3 reviews
+270333866850
24 Pharazyn way, Pietermaritzburg Airport, Oribi Village, Pietermaritzburg, 3201
$33 - $186
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
Keddy
Keddy
Excellent 8.6 / 1 reviews
+27333862077
Pietermaritzburg Airport
$28 - $120
Working hours
Mon:08:00-20:00
Tue:08:00-20:00
Wed:08:00-20:00
Thu:08:00-20:00
Fri:08:00-20:00
Sat:13:00-14:00
Sun:13:00-18:00
Europcar
Europcar
Excellent 8.6 / 1 reviews
+27333862077
Oribi Airport, 1 Pharazyn Way, Oribi Village, Pietermaritzburg, 3201
Working hours
Mon:08:00-20:00
Tue:08:00-20:00
Wed:08:00-20:00
Thu:08:00-20:00
Fri:08:00-20:00
Sat:13:00-14:00
Sun:13:00-18:00
Budget
Budget
Excellent 8.6
+27333866101
Oribi Airport
$28 - $173
Working hours
Mon:07:00-20:00
Tue:07:00-20:00
Wed:07:00-20:00
Thu:07:00-20:00
Fri:07:00-20:00
Sat:08:00-12:00
Sun:13:00-20:00
SIXT
SIXT
Excellent 8.6 / 1 reviews
+27112309999
Oribi Airport, 1 Phazaryn Road
$35 - $66
Firefly
Firefly
Excellent 8.5 / 3 reviews
+27333866850
24 Pharazyn way, Pietermaritzburg Airport (Oribi), Pietermaritzburg, 3201
$30 - $180
Working hours
Mon:07:00-19:00
Tue:07:00-19:00
Wed:07:00-19:00
Thu:07:00-19:00
Fri:07:00-19:00
Sat:08:00-12:00
Bidvest
Bidvest
Excellent 8.4
+333862750
1 Pharazyn Place, Pietermaritzburg Airport
Working hours
Mon:07:30-17:00
Tue:07:30-17:00
Wed:07:30-17:00
Thu:07:30-17:00
Fri:07:30-17:00
Sat:08:00-12:00
Avis
Avis
Excellent 8.4
+27333866101
Oribi Village, Pietermaritzburg, 3205, South Africa
$31 - $173
Working hours
Mon:07:00-20:00
Tue:07:00-20:00
Wed:07:00-20:00
Thu:07:00-20:00
Fri:07:00-20:00
Sat:08:00-12:00
Sun:13:00-20:00
First Car Rental
First Car Rental
Excellent 8.2
+27333865252
1 Pharazyn Way, Oribi Village, Pietermaritzburg, 3201
$27 - $159
Working hours
Mon:07:00-19:30
Tue:07:00-19:30
Wed:07:00-19:30
Thu:07:00-19:30
Fri:07:00-19:30
Sat:08:00-13:00
Sun:13:00-19:30
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