Car Hire in Durban

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Durban, South Africa
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Cheapest Car Hire Rates

City Centre
Mini
Suzuki Celerio or comparable
Suzuki Celerio
  • 4
  • 1
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Man.
First Car Rental
£ 20.91 per day
King Shaka International Airport
Mini
Kia Picanto or comparable
Kia Picanto
  • 5
  • 1
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Man.
Keddy
£ 23.68 per day
Durban Umhlanga Rocks
Mini
Kia Picanto or comparable
Kia Picanto
  • 5
  • 1
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Man.
Europcar
£ 24.06 per day
City Centre
Economy
Suzuki Celerio or comparable
Suzuki Celerio
  • 4
  • 1
  • 4
  • A/C
  • Man.
First Car Rental
£ 24.67 per day

Most Popular Car Hire Deals

King Shaka International Airport
Mini
Toyota Agya or comparable
Toyota Agya
  • 4
  • 1
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Man.
Firefly
£ 24.77 / per day
Durban Umhlanga Rocks
Mini
Toyota Agya or comparable
Toyota Agya
  • 4
  • 1
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Man.
Hertz
£ 25.49 / per day
King Shaka International Airport
Mini
Kia Picanto or comparable
Kia Picanto
  • 5
  • 1
  • 4
  • A/C
  • Man.
BLUU
£ 25.91 / per day
King Shaka International Airport
Compact
Nissan Almera or comparable
Nissan Almera
  • 4
  • 2
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Man.
First Car Rental
£ 27.24 / 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 16:41 on 2022-08-08.

Travel Information

Language
IsiZulu,
IsiXhosa,
Afrikaans
Currency
ZAR
Traffic direction
Left-hand
Dialing code
27
Budget car hire price
£ 28.23 / per day
Average car hire length
2 days
Speed limit within city centre
40 km/h
25 mi/h
Speed limit out of city centre
100 km/h
62 mi/h
Acceptable limit of BAC
0.05%
Average gasoline price
£ 1.05 / 1 liter
Highest gasoline price
£ 1.17 / 1 liter
Lowest gasoline price
£ 0.99 / 1 liter

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 £ 16.31 per day
  • From Durban to Cape Town - 199 offers from £ 17.21 per day
  • From Durban to Hoedspruit - 14 offers from £ 17.21 per day
  • From Durban to Margate - 14 offers from £ 14.20 per day
  • From Durban to Richards Bay - 46 offers from £ 14.61 per day

Top 15 Cities near Durban

  1. Johannesburg starting at £ 38.81 per day
    480.7 km / 298.7 miles away
  2. 709.1 km / 440.6 miles away
  3. George starting at £ 20.91 per day
    959.0 km / 595.9 miles away
  4. Nelspruit starting at £ 25.21 per day
    457.4 km / 284.2 miles away
  5. East London starting at £ 20.91 per day
    492.7 km / 306.1 miles away
  6. Bloemfontein starting at £ 20.91 per day
    470.3 km / 292.3 miles away
  7. Kimberley starting at £ 20.91 per day
    622.9 km / 387.1 miles away
  8. Upington starting at £ 20.91 per day
    967.7 km / 601.3 miles away
  9. Newcastle starting at £ 26.10 per day
    236.5 km / 147.0 miles away
  10. Jeffreys Bay starting at £ 34.33 per day
    763.9 km / 474.7 miles away
  11. Skukuza starting at £ 38.81 per day
    518.4 km / 322.1 miles away
  12. Port Alfred starting at £ 34.33 per day
    597.0 km / 371.0 miles away
  13. Potchefstroom starting at £ 38.81 per day
    507.7 km / 315.5 miles away
  14. 599.2 km / 372.3 miles away
  15. Thohoyandou starting at £ 38.81 per day
    740.6 km / 460.2 miles away

Top 17 Destinations around Durban

  1. Durban Umbogintwini starting at £ 38.81 per day
    0.2 km / 0.1 miles away
  2. Durban Umhlanga Rocks starting at £ 23.68 per day
    37.4 km / 23.2 miles away
  3. King Shaka International Airport starting at £ 20.91 per day
    50.4 km / 31.3 miles away
  4. Pietermaritzburg Airport starting at £ 20.91 per day
    64.7 km / 40.2 miles away
  5. Ulundi Airport starting at £ 12.72 per day
    196.2 km / 121.9 miles away
  6. East London Quenera North starting at £ 46.26 per day
    431.1 km / 267.9 miles away
  7. East London Airport starting at £ 20.91 per day
    444.2 km / 276.0 miles away
  8. Nelspruit Airport starting at £ 25.21 per day
    503.2 km / 312.7 miles away
  9. Johannesburg Mondeor starting at £ 38.81 per day
    505.1 km / 313.8 miles away
  10. Johannesburg Airport starting at £ 38.81 per day
    505.5 km / 314.1 miles away
  11. O.R. Tambo International Airport starting at £ 20.91 per day
    505.5 km / 314.1 miles away
  12. Nelspruit Riverside Park starting at £ 24.06 per day
    510.3 km / 317.1 miles away
  13. Kruger Mpumalanga International Airport starting at £ 20.91 per day
    516.7 km / 321.0 miles away
  14. Johannesburg Constantia Kloof starting at £ 24.77 per day
    521.8 km / 324.2 miles away
  15. Potchefstroom Baillie Park starting at £ 38.81 per day
    523.1 km / 325.0 miles away
  16. Johannesburg Paulshof starting at £ 38.81 per day
    525.1 km / 326.3 miles away
  17. Pretoria Menlo Park starting at £ 38.81 per day
    540.0 km / 335.6 miles away

Map of Car Hire Destinations

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

Our data show how prices for hiring a car in Durbanfluctuate depending on the time of the year. This graph can assist you in finding the best bargain.
Average Price for Hiring a Car in Durban
£ 33.41
January
£ 26.76
February
£ 27.15
March
£ 18.85
April
£ 16.76
May
£ 26.16
June
£ 21.64
July
£ 21.82
August
£ 25.67
September
£ 20.49
October
£ 51.03
November
£ 51.03
December
The cheapest month to hire a car in Durban is May with prices starting at £ 16.76 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 £ 51.03. The average cost over the course of the entire year is £ 28. 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 month is the most favoured for hiring a car in Durban?

While travellers visit Durban year-round, the most popular month for hiring a car is January, and the least popular is September.
Popularity of Car Hire in Durban by Monthly Searches
384%
January
291%
February
254%
March
102%
April
64%
May
21%
June
27%
July
56%
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
BLUU Kia Picanto 4 1 Small cars
First Car Rental Nissan Almera 5 2 Medium cars
First Car Rental Ford Ecosport 5 3 SUVs
First Car Rental Honda Amaze 5 1 Small cars
BLUU Toyota Rav4 5 3 SUVs
Hertz Toyota Agya 5 1 Small cars
Firefly Toyota Agya 5 1 Small cars
First Car Rental Suzuki Celerio 4 1 Small cars
BLUU Audi A3 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
Toyota Corolla
16 March 2022
Durban, Umhlanga, Balito, Ladysmith Richards Bay, St Lucia and Johannesburg

Car Hire Statistics

Highest rated company
Hertz
8.97 / 10
Lowest rated company
GreenMotion
8.17 / 10
Total number of reviews
10
Total rental companies
12
Average daily price
£ 28.23
Lowest daily price
£ 7.48
Total cars available
169

Top 12 Hire Companies in Durban in 2022

Hertz
Hertz
Remarkable 9 / 65 reviews
+270324360300
King Shaka International Airport, La Mercy, Durban, 4399
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
BLUU
BLUU
Remarkable 9 / 52 reviews
+27324365500
King Shaka International Airport, La Mercy, Durban, 4405
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
Europcar
Europcar
Outstanding 8.7 / 5 reviews
+27324369500
The Farm King Shaka Airport No. 15124, 1270 Coins Temp Road, Canelands, Durban, 4405
Working hours
Tue:05:30-21:30
Wed:05:30-21:30
Thu:05:30-21:30
Fri:05:30-21:30
Sat:05:30-21:30
Budget
Budget
Outstanding 8.7 / 3 reviews
27324367800
King Shaka Int Airport
Working hours
Mon:06:30-21:30
Tue:06:30-21:30
Wed:06:30-21:30
Thu:06:30-21:30
Fri:06:30-21:30
Sat:06:30-21:30
Sun:06:30-21:30
Keddy
Keddy
Outstanding 8.6 / 3 reviews
+27324369500
Bld1,Kisk2,The Farm,King Shaka Apt
Working hours
Mon:05:30-21:30
Wed:05:30-21:30
Thu:05:30-21:30
Fri:05:30-21:30
Sat:05:30-21:30
Sun:05:30-21:30
SIXT
SIXT
Outstanding 8.6 / 14 reviews
+27112309999
Car Rental Building 2
Firefly
Firefly
Outstanding 8.4 / 28 reviews
+27324360300
King Shaka Dr, La Mercy, 4407
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
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
Avis
Avis
Outstanding 8.4 / 6 reviews
+27324368400
King Shaka Dr, La Mercy, 4407, South Africa
Working hours
Mon:06:30-21:30
Tue:06:30-21:30
Wed:06:30-21:30
Thu:06:30-21:30
Fri:06:30-21:30
Sat:06:30-21:30
Sun:06:30-21:30
Thrifty ZA
Thrifty ZA
Outstanding 8.3 / 15 reviews
+270324363042 / +270793145575 / +270724925369
Unit 8 KSIA, La Mercy, King Shaka International Airport, La Mercy, Durban, 4399
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
First Car Rental
First Car Rental
Outstanding 8.2
+27324360100
King Shaka International Airport Car Rental Concourse 2, La Mercy, 4001
Working hours
Mon:05:15-22:00
Tue:05:15-22:00
Wed:05:15-22:00
Thu:05:15-22:00
Fri:05:15-22:00
Sat:05:15-22:00
Sun:05:15-22:00
GreenMotion
GreenMotion
Outstanding 8.2 / 1 reviews
+27313503383 / +27828852750
La Mercy 4407 Durban
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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