Car Hire at King Shaka International Airport

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King Shaka International Airport, Durban, South Africa
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Cheapest Car Hire Rates

King Shaka International Airport Car Hire
Mini
Kia Picanto or comparable
Kia Picanto
  • 4
  • 1
  • 3
  • A/C
  • Man.
Enterprise
£ 11.35 / per day
King Shaka International Airport Car Hire
Economy
Hyundai i20 or comparable
Hyundai i20
  • 5
  • 2
  • 4
  • A/C
  • Man.
GreenMotion
£ 12.47 / per day
King Shaka International Airport Car Hire
Compact
Toyota Corolla Quest or comparable
Toyota Corolla Quest
  • 5
  • 2
  • 4
  • A/C
  • Man.
Keddy
£ 15.69 / per day
King Shaka International Airport Car Hire
Intermediate
Toyota Corolla or comparable
Toyota Corolla
  • 5
  • 3
  • 4
  • A/C
  • Man.
National
£ 21.66 / 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
£ 23.83 / per day
King Shaka International Airport Car Hire
Standard
Toyota Quest or comparable
Toyota Quest
  • 4
  • 2
  • 4
  • A/C
  • Auto.
First Car Rental
£ 29.11 / per day
King Shaka International Airport Car Hire
Standard Elite SUV
Toyota Fortuner or comparable
Toyota Fortuner
  • 7
  • 1
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Auto.
Firefly
£ 51.50 / per day
King Shaka International Airport Car Hire
Premium
Audi Q2 or comparable
Audi Q2
  • 5
  • 2
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Auto.
BLUU
£ 70.16 / 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 17:55 on 2023-11-27.

Travel Information

Languages
IsiZulu, Xhosa, Afrikaans, English
Currency
ZAR
Drive on
Left-hand side
Dialing code
+27
Average car hire price
£ 29 per day
Average car hire length
11 days
Speed limit within city centre
60 km/h or 37 mph
Speed limit out of city centre
100 - 120 km/h or 62 - 75 mph
Acceptable limit of BAC
0.05%
Score
9.6 / 10
Average gasoline price
£ 1.00 per litre or £ 3.77 / 1 gallon
Lowest gasoline price
£ 0.92 per litre or £ 3.50 / 1 gallon
Highest gasoline price
£ 1.09 per litre or £ 4.13 / 1 gallon

Airport information

Score
7.8
  • Getting to the airport 8.3
  • Check-in and departures 8.7
  • Facilities and services 7.8
  • Wi-Fi 6.9
  • Dining and car hire services 7.4
  • Lounge 7.4

King Shaka International Airport (DUR)

  • IATA: DUR
  • ICAO: FALE
  • Name: King Shaka International Airport (DUR)
  • Distance from the city centre: 17.4 miles / 28 km

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Map of Car Hire Destinations

In which month is car hire at King Shaka International Airport the most affordable?

Our data shows how prices for hiring a car at King Shaka International Airport fluctuate depending on the season. This graph can help you find the best bargain.
Average price for hiring a car per day at King Shaka International Airport
£ 29.56
January
£ 31.59
February
£ 31.67
March
£ 34.18
April
£ 29.83
May
£ 27.07
June
£ 32.76
July
£ 31.57
August
£ 24.92
September
£ 22.60
October
£ 25.52
November
£ 33.05
December
The best month to hire a car at King Shaka International Airport is October — when the average price for a hire is £ 22.60 per day. This is 23% less than the yearly average and 34% less than hiring a car in April (when the average price is £ 34.18 per day).

This information can help you determine the low season. But note that these prices are only averages. The cost of your hire is determined by the type of car you select, the length of time you hire it for and how much in advance you book. Simply type in your dates in the form at the top of the page in order to find out the exact prices.

What’s the usual hire length for renters at King Shaka International Airport?

Car hire lengths differ depending on the time of year: in February, the average hire length is 15 days, while in October, it is only 6 days.
Average number of hire days at King Shaka International Airport
12
January
15
February
10
March
9
April
9
May
11
June
10
July
9
August
9
September
6
October
7
November
11
December

Which time of year sees the highest demand for car hire at King Shaka International Airport?

Given the number of users searching for a car at King Shaka International Airport, there is a higher probability of travellers hiring a car at King Shaka International Airport in December in comparison to hiring a car in in June.
Monthly searches at King Shaka International Airport by pick-up date relative to the average
114%
January
74%
February
79%
March
99%
April
87%
May
56%
June
69%
July
57%
August
62%
September
104%
October
139%
November
260%
December

Car Hire Information

Popular suppliers First Car Rental, GreenMotion, Firefly, BLUU, Hertz
Popular car categories Small cars, Medium cars, SUVs, People Carriers
Lowest price £ 11 per day
Cheapest supplier Enterprise

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
First Car Rental Honda Amaze 5 1 Small cars
GreenMotion Hyundai i20 4 2 Small cars
GreenMotion Hyundai Grand i10 4 1 Small cars
First Car Rental Proton X50 5 3 SUVs
First Car Rental Suzuki Swift 5 1 Small cars
GreenMotion Hyundai Venue 5 2 SUVs
GreenMotion Volkswagen Polo Vivo 5 1 Small cars
First Car Rental Volkswagen Polo 5 1 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 car. This way, you know that all reviews are authentic, verified, and trustworthy.

United Kingdom
Proton X50
4 May 2023
We had a great trip, I would say however if you intend self driving around game reserves get an SUV!
United Kingdom
Kia Picanto
27 January 2023
Car was definitely necessary in soyj
United Kingdom
BMW 3 Series
22 February 2022
Howick Waterfall is great to see, Drakensberg Mountains wonderful, Emdoneni Lodge to see the cat sanctuary, Thonga Beach Lodge for a relaxing time with great food and Rhino River Lodge for a great safari!

Car Hire Statistics

Highest rated company
First Car Rental
9.2 / 10
)
Lowest rated company
National
8.5 / 10
)
Total number of reviews
21
Total rental companies
12
Average daily price
£ 29.47
Lowest daily price
£ 11.35
Total cars available
222

Top 12 Hire Companies at King Shaka International Airport in 2023

First Car Rental
First Car Rental
Remarkable 9.2 / 74 reviews
+27324360100
King Shaka International Airport Car Rental Concourse 2, La Mercy, 4001
£ 16 - £ 139
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
Hertz
Hertz
Remarkable 9.1 / 65 reviews
+270324360300
King Shaka International Airport, La Mercy, Durban, 4399
£ 17 - £ 69
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 / 64 reviews
+27324365500
King Shaka International Airport, La Mercy, Durban, 4405
£ 15 - £ 82
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
Keddy
Keddy
Outstanding 8.9 / 10 reviews
+27324369500
Bld1,Kisk2,The Farm,King Shaka Apt
£ 12 - £ 93
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
Europcar
Europcar
Outstanding 8.8 / 13 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
GreenMotion
GreenMotion
Outstanding 8.7 / 38 reviews
+27313503383 / +27828852750
La Mercy 4407 Durban
£ 12 - £ 158
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
SIXT
SIXT
Outstanding 8.7 / 15 reviews
+27112309999
Car Rental Building 2
£ 22 - £ 119
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
Budget
Budget
Outstanding 8.7 / 5 reviews
27324367800
King Shaka Int Airport
£ 17 - £ 100
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
Firefly
Firefly
Outstanding 8.6 / 37 reviews
+27324360300
King Shaka Dr, La Mercy, 4407
£ 17 - £ 66
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 8.6 / 6 reviews
+27324368400
King Shaka Dr, La Mercy, 4407, South Africa
£ 18 - £ 102
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
Enterprise
Enterprise
Outstanding 8.6 / 1 reviews
+27324366758
King Shaka Dr, La Mercy, 4407, Car Rental Terminal, Kiosk Number 6
£ 11 - £ 70
National
National
Outstanding 8.5
+27324366758
King Shaka Dr, La Mercy, 4407, Car Rental Terminal, Kiosk Number 6
£ 14 - £ 86
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