Car Rental in Pietermaritzburg

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Pietermaritzburg, South Africa
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Cheapest Car Rental Rates

Pietermaritzburg Airport Car Rental
Mini
Toyota Agya or similar
Toyota Agya
  • 4
  • 1
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Man.
Firefly
$33.02 per day
Pietermaritzburg Airport Car Rental
Mini
Toyota Agya or similar
Toyota Agya
  • 4
  • 1
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Man.
Hertz
$36.38 per day
Pietermaritzburg Airport Car Rental
Mini
Kia Picanto or similar
Kia Picanto
  • 5
  • 1
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Man.
Keddy
$36.68 per day
Pietermaritzburg Airport Car Rental
Mini
Kia Picanto or similar
Kia Picanto
  • 5
  • 1
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Man.
Europcar
$38.11 per day

Most Popular Car Rental Deals

Pietermaritzburg Airport Car Rental
Economy
VW Polo or similar
VW Polo
  • 5
  • 2
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Man.
Keddy
$40.14 / per day
Pietermaritzburg Airport Car Rental
Compact
Toyota Corolla Quest or similar
Toyota Corolla Quest
  • 5
  • 2
  • 4
  • A/C
  • Man.
Firefly
$40.76 / per day
Pietermaritzburg Airport Car Rental
Economy
VW Polo or similar
VW Polo
  • 5
  • 2
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Man.
Europcar
$41.70 / per day
Pietermaritzburg Airport Car Rental
Economy
Toyota Starlet or similar
Toyota Starlet
  • 4
  • 1
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Man.
Hertz
$42.44 / per day
The above prices are only approximate and were last updated at 22:24 on 2022-05-21. 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 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 US$ 21.80 per day

Top 19 Cities near Pietermaritzburg

  1. Johannesburg Car Rentals from $48.24 per day
    445.3 km / 276.7 miles away
  2. Durban Car Rentals from $33.02 per day
    69.7 km / 43.3 miles away
  3. 658.7 km / 409.3 miles away
  4. Nelspruit Car Rentals from $36.47 per day
    463.4 km / 287.9 miles away
  5. East London Car Rentals from $34.00 per day
    449.3 km / 279.2 miles away
  6. George Car Rentals from $29.45 per day
    899.1 km / 558.7 miles away
  7. Bloemfontein Car Rentals from $32.65 per day
    401.6 km / 249.5 miles away
  8. Polokwane Car Rentals from $32.65 per day
    651.3 km / 404.7 miles away
  9. Kimberley Car Rentals from $32.65 per day
    554.3 km / 344.5 miles away
  10. Richards Bay Car Rentals from $33.12 per day
    192.7 km / 119.7 miles away
  11. Upington Car Rentals from $32.54 per day
    898.8 km / 558.5 miles away
  12. Newcastle Car Rentals from $36.68 per day
    215.0 km / 133.6 miles away
  13. 849.0 km / 527.6 miles away
  14. Sishen Car Rentals from $8.44 per day
    755.0 km / 469.1 miles away
  15. Empangeni Car Rentals from $19.73 per day
    175.8 km / 109.3 miles away
  16. 64.5 km / 40.1 miles away
  17. Vanderbijlpark Car Rentals from $36.47 per day
    421.9 km / 262.1 miles away
  18. 466.7 km / 290.0 miles away
  19. 452.5 km / 281.2 miles away

Top 20 Locations near Pietermaritzburg

  1. 0.7 km / 0.5 miles away
  2. 65.2 km / 40.5 miles away
  3. 67.3 km / 41.8 miles away
  4. 69.7 km / 43.3 miles away
  5. 192.7 km / 119.7 miles away
  6. 401.6 km / 249.5 miles away
  7. 436.4 km / 271.2 miles away
  8. 443.6 km / 275.7 miles away
  9. 443.6 km / 275.7 miles away
  10. 449.3 km / 279.2 miles away
  11. 463.4 km / 287.9 miles away
  12. 478.2 km / 297.1 miles away
  13. 478.8 km / 297.5 miles away
  14. 482.8 km / 300.0 miles away
  15. 485.7 km / 301.8 miles away
  16. 492.4 km / 306.0 miles away
  17. 549.7 km / 341.5 miles away
  18. 554.3 km / 344.5 miles away
  19. 651.3 km / 404.7 miles away
  20. 660.9 km / 410.7 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
$39.09
January
$44.64
February
March
$53.09
April
$15.85
May
June
$36.63
July
August
$17.94
September
$39.16
October
$51.61
November
$54.78
December
The best month to rent a car in Pietermaritzburg is May (when prices for an Economy class start from $15.85). This is 60% cheaper than the yearly average and 71% cheaper than renting in December (when rental prices start at $54.78 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 January, and the least popular is June.
Popularity of Car Rental in Pietermaritzburg by Monthly Searches
266%
January
240%
February
158%
March
110%
April
74%
May
2%
June
2%
July
2%
August
24%
September
30%
October
141%
November
153%
December

Most Popular Car Models of Rental Suppliers

Rental Agency Model Doors Luggage Type
Hertz Toyota Agya 5 1 Small cars
First Car Rental Suzuki Swift 5 1 Small cars
Hertz Toyota Starlet 5 1 Small cars
First Car Rental Suzuki Celerio 5 1 Small cars
First Car Rental Toyota Quantum 4 3 Vans
First Car Rental Nissan Almera 5 2 Medium cars
Europcar VW Polo 5 2 Small cars
Europcar Kia Picanto 5 1 Small cars
Hertz Toyota Corolla Quest 4 2 Medium 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

Top 9 Suppliers in Pietermaritzburg in 2022

Budget
Budget
Excellent 8.7
+27333866101
Oribi Airport
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
Hertz
Hertz
Excellent 8.6 / 3 reviews
+270333866850
24 Pharazyn way, Pietermaritzburg Airport, Oribi Village, Pietermaritzburg, 3201
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
+27333862077
ORIBI AIRPORT
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
+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
SIXT
SIXT
Excellent 8.6 / 1 reviews
+27112309999
Oribi Airport, 1 Phazaryn Road
Firefly
Firefly
Excellent 8.5 / 3 reviews
+27333866850
24 Pharazyn way, Pietermaritzburg Airport (Oribi), Pietermaritzburg, 3201
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 8.3
+27333866101
Oribi Village, Pietermaritzburg, 3205, South Africa
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
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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