Car Hire in Durban

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Cheapest Car Hire Rates

King Shaka International Airport Car Hire
Economy
Volkswagen Polo Vivo or comparable
Volkswagen Polo Vivo
  • 5
  • 1
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Man.
GreenMotion
£ 17.40 per day
King Shaka International Airport Car Hire
Mini
Renault Kwid or comparable
Renault Kwid
  • 4
  • 2
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Man.
Budget
£ 21.14 per day
King Shaka International Airport Car Hire
Compact
Nissan Almera or comparable
Nissan Almera
  • 4
  • 2
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Man.
First Car Rental
£ 28.57 per day
King Shaka International Airport Car Hire
Mini Elite
Hyundai Grand i10 or comparable
Hyundai Grand i10
  • 4
  • 1
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Man.
Thrifty
£ 32.07 per day

Most Popular Car Hire Deals

King Shaka International Airport Car Hire
Economy Elite
Volkswagen Polo or comparable
Volkswagen Polo
  • 4
  • 1
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Man.
Hertz
£ 35.64 / per day
King Shaka International Airport Car Hire
Standard
Toyota Quest Aut. or comparable
Toyota Quest Aut.
  • 5
  • 2
  • 4
  • A/C
  • Auto.
SIXT
£ 55.64 / per day
King Shaka International Airport Car Hire
Minivan
Toyota Avanza or comparable
Toyota Avanza
  • 5
  • 2
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Man.
Firefly
£ 75.72 / per day
King Shaka International Airport Car Hire
Premium
Mercedes Benz C Class or comparable
Mercedes Benz C Class
  • 5
  • 2
  • 4
  • A/C
  • Auto.
Keddy
£ 105.93 / per day
These prices are approximate and depend on the dates of the booking, hire length and type of car. This information was last updated at 02:44 on 2023-02-08.
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Travel Information

Language
IsiZulu,
Xhosa,
Afrikaans
Currency
ZAR
Traffic direction
Left-hand side
Dialing code
27
Average car hire price
£ 31.34 / per day
Average car hire length
2 days
Speed limit within city centre
40 km/h
25 mph
Speed limit out of city centre
100 km/h
62 mph
Acceptable limit of BAC
0.05%

One-way Car Hire in Durban

The most popular one-way car hire options for pick up in Durban and drop off in another city include:

  • From Durban to Johannesburg - 117 offers from £ 17.17 per day
  • From Durban to Cape Town - 199 offers from £ 18.11 per day
  • From Durban to Richards Bay - 46 offers from £ 15.38 per day
  • From Durban to Hoedspruit - 14 offers from £ 18.11 per day
  • From Durban to Margate - 14 offers from £ 14.95 per day

Top 14 Cities near Durban

  1. Johannesburg Car Hire starting at £ 21.14 per day
    480.7 km / 298.7 miles away
  2. Port Elizabeth Car Hire starting at £ 21.91 per day
    711.7 km / 442.2 miles away
  3. 481.3 km / 299.1 miles away
  4. Pretoria Car Hire starting at £ 24.13 per day
    515.0 km / 320.0 miles away
  5. George Car Hire starting at £ 21.91 per day
    959.0 km / 595.9 miles away
  6. Nelspruit Car Hire starting at £ 21.14 per day
    470.0 km / 292.1 miles away
  7. East London Car Hire starting at £ 21.91 per day
    492.7 km / 306.1 miles away
  8. Upington Car Hire starting at £ 21.14 per day
    967.7 km / 601.3 miles away
  9. Margate Car Hire starting at £ 21.14 per day
    157.4 km / 97.8 miles away
  10. Skukuza Car Hire starting at £ 21.14 per day
    518.4 km / 322.1 miles away
  11. Vryburg Car Hire starting at £ 21.14 per day
    691.1 km / 429.4 miles away
  12. Port Alfred Car Hire starting at £ 26.34 per day
    597.0 km / 371.0 miles away
  13. 907.5 km / 563.9 miles away
  14. 821.6 km / 510.5 miles away

Top 13 Destinations around Durban

  1. King Shaka International Airport Car Hire starting at £ 17.40 per day
    28.3 km / 17.6 miles away
  2. Ulundi Airport Car Hire starting at £ 12.35 per day
    174.8 km / 108.6 miles away
  3. East London Airport Car Hire starting at £ 21.91 per day
    466.3 km / 289.8 miles away
  4. Nelspruit Riverside Park Car Hire starting at £ 22.18 per day
    491.0 km / 305.1 miles away
  5. Johannesburg Airport Car Hire starting at £ 22.18 per day
    495.5 km / 307.9 miles away
  6. O.R. Tambo International Airport Car Hire starting at £ 16.25 per day
    495.5 km / 307.9 miles away
  7. 497.0 km / 308.8 miles away
  8. Pretoria Hatfield Car Hire starting at £ 24.13 per day
    533.0 km / 331.2 miles away
  9. Wonderboom Airport Car Hire starting at £ 25.50 per day
    542.3 km / 336.9 miles away
  10. Kimberley Airport Car Hire starting at £ 21.14 per day
    618.2 km / 384.1 miles away
  11. Port Elizabeth Airport Car Hire starting at £ 21.91 per day
    686.7 km / 426.7 miles away
  12. George Airport Car Hire starting at £ 21.91 per day
    937.3 km / 582.4 miles away
  13. Cape Town Airport Car Hire starting at £ 22.07 per day
    1257.8 km / 781.6 miles away

Map of Car Hire Destinations

During which month is it most affordable to hire a car in Durban?

Our data shows how prices for hiring a car in Durban fluctuate depending on the time of year. This graph can help you find the best bargain.
Average Price for Hiring a Car in Durban
£ 35.17
January
£ 28.17
February
£ 28.58
March
£ 19.84
April
£ 17.64
May
£ 27.54
June
£ 22.78
July
£ 22.97
August
£ 27.02
September
£ 21.57
October
£ 53.71
November
£ 53.71
December
The cheapest month to hire a car in Durban is May with prices starting at £ 17.64 for an Economy class cars. The most expensive month in which to hire a car is November with prices for for a Compact class) starting at £ 53.71. The average cost over the course of the entire year is £ 30. You can use this to plan your trip at the time of year when it would be most economical to hire a car. Note that these prices are only averages. The amount of time you hire a car for and the time at which you book will influence the prices.

What is the usual period for which people keep their hire cars, on average, in Durban?

Hirers picking up a car in Durban keep them for an average of 14 days during in July, while those picking up their cars in November keep them for an average of 2.
Average Hire Length in Durban
12
January
9
February
6
March
8
April
10
May
12
June
14
July
11
August
4
September
4
October
2
November
4
December

What is the most favoured month for hiring a car in Durban?

The most popular month for hiring a car in Durban is January, and the least popular is September.
Popularity of Car Hire in Durban by Monthly Searches
222%
January
168%
February
147%
March
141%
April
164%
May
93%
June
120%
July
143%
August
September
October
November
December

Most Popular Car Hire Models

Hire Agency Model Doors Luggage Type
First Car Rental Suzuki Celerio 5 1 Small cars
First Car Rental Nissan Almera 5 2 Medium cars
BLUU Kia Picanto 4 1 Small cars
First Car Rental Honda Amaze 5 1 Small cars
First Car Rental Ford Ecosport 5 3 SUVs
BLUU Haval Jolion 5 2 SUVs
Thrifty Hyundai Grand i10 5 1 Small cars
First Car Rental Suzuki Swift 5 1 Small cars
First Car Rental Volkswagen Polo 5 1 Medium cars
First Car Rental Toyota Quest 4 2 Large 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.

United Kingdom
VW Polo
5 September 2022
I enjoyed spending time with my girlfriend and her family. Also got engaged to her 😊
United Kingdom
Toyota Corolla
16 March 2022
Durban, Umhlanga, Balito, Ladysmith Richards Bay, St Lucia and Johannesburg

Car Hire Statistics

Highest rated company
BLUU
9.01 / 10
Lowest rated company
GreenMotion
8.22 / 10
Total number of reviews
17
Total rental companies
12
Average daily price
£ 31.29
Lowest daily price
£ 9.82
Total cars available
192

Top 12 Hire Companies in Durban in 2023

BLUU
BLUU
Remarkable 9 / 62 reviews
+27324365500
King Shaka International Airport, La Mercy, Durban, 4405
£ 35 - £ 37
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
Remarkable 9 / 67 reviews
+270324360300
King Shaka International Airport, La Mercy, Durban, 4399
£ 27 - £ 146
Working hours
Mon:05:00-22:30
Tue:05:00-22:30
Wed:05:00-22:30
Thu:05:00-22:30
Fri:05:00-22:30
Sat:06:00-22:30
Sun:06:00-22:30
Europcar
Europcar
Outstanding 8.8 / 14 reviews
+27324369500
The Farm King Shaka Airport No. 15124, 1270 Coins Temp Road, Canelands, Durban, 4405
Working hours
Mon:05:30-22:00
Tue:05:30-22:00
Wed:05:30-22:00
Thu:05:30-22:00
Fri:05:30-22:00
Sat:05:30-22:00
Sun:05:30-22:00
Thrifty
Thrifty
Outstanding 8.7
+270324363042 / +270793145575 / +270724925369
Unit 8 KSIA, La Mercy, King Shaka International Airport, La Mercy, Durban, 4399
£ 31 - £ 60
Working hours
Mon:07:00-18:00
Tue:07:00-18:00
Wed:07:00-18:00
Thu:07:00-18:00
Fri:07:00-18:00
Sat:07:00-18:00
Sun:07:00-18:00
SIXT
SIXT
Outstanding 8.7 / 15 reviews
+27112309999
Car Rental Building 2
£ 28 - £ 144
Budget
Budget
Outstanding 8.6 / 3 reviews
27324367800
King Shaka Int Airport
£ 21 - £ 150
Working hours
Mon:06:30-22:00
Tue:06:30-22:00
Wed:06:30-22:00
Thu:06:30-22:00
Fri:06:30-22:00
Sat:06:30-22:00
Sun:06:30-22:00
Keddy
Keddy
Outstanding 8.6 / 6 reviews
+27313373731
216 Stalwart Simelane Street
£ 26 - £ 106
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:08:00-12:00
Sun:08:00-12:00
Firefly
Firefly
Outstanding 8.5 / 31 reviews
+27324360300
King Shaka Dr, La Mercy, 4407
£ 24 - £ 142
Working hours
Mon:05:00-22:30
Tue:05:00-22:30
Wed:05:00-22:30
Thu:05:00-22:30
Fri:05:00-22:30
Sat:06:00-22:30
Sun:06:00-22:30
Avis
Avis
Outstanding 8.4 / 6 reviews
+27324368400
King Shaka Dr, La Mercy, 4407, South Africa
£ 22 - £ 150
Working hours
Mon:06:30-22:00
Tue:06:30-22:00
Wed:06:30-22:00
Thu:06:30-22:00
Fri:06:30-22:00
Sat:06:30-22:00
Sun:06:30-22:00
Bidvest
Bidvest
Outstanding 8.4
+319045198
Shop L8, Arbour Crossing, 2 Oppenheimer Rd
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
First Car Rental
First Car Rental
Outstanding 8.2
+27313358401
206, Dr Pixley Kaseme Street, Durban, 4001, Durban
£ 22 - £ 129
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:08:00-12:00
GreenMotion
GreenMotion
Outstanding 8.2 / 18 reviews
+27313503383 / +27828852750
La Mercy 4407 Durban
£ 17 - £ 45
Working hours
Mon:00:00-23:59
Tue:00:00-23:59
Wed:00:00-23:59
Thu:00:00-23:59
Fri:00:00-23:59
Sat:00:00-23:59
Sun:00:00-23:59
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