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

Mini
Kia Picanto or comparable
Kia Picanto
  • 5
  • 1
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Man.
Keddy
£ 17.40 per day
Economy
Volkswagen Polo Vivo or comparable
Volkswagen Polo Vivo
  • 5
  • 1
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Man.
GreenMotion
£ 24.10 per day
Compact
Nissan Almera or comparable
Nissan Almera
  • 4
  • 2
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Man.
First Car Rental
£ 28.83 per day
Mini Elite
Hyundai Grand i10 or comparable
Hyundai Grand i10
  • 4
  • 1
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Man.
Thrifty
£ 35.49 per day

Most Popular Car Hire Deals

Economy Elite
Volkswagen Polo or comparable
Volkswagen Polo
  • 4
  • 1
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Man.
Hertz
£ 35.96 / per day
Standard
Toyota Quest Aut. or comparable
Toyota Quest Aut.
  • 5
  • 2
  • 4
  • A/C
  • Auto.
SIXT
£ 56.13 / per day
Premium
Audi Q2 or comparable
Audi Q2
  • 5
  • 2
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Auto.
BLUU
£ 59.33 / per day
Minivan
Toyota Avanza or comparable
Toyota Avanza
  • 5
  • 2
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Man.
Firefly
£ 76.39 / 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 02:01 on 2023-01-30.
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Travel Information

Language
IsiZulu,
Xhosa,
Afrikaans
Currency
ZAR
Traffic direction
Left-hand side
Dialing code
27
Average car hire price
£ 41.70 / per day
Average car hire length
12 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%

Airport information

Score
7.9
  • Getting to the airport 7.4
  • Check-in and departures 8.5
  • Facilities and services 6.9
  • Wi-Fi connectivity 5.7
  • Dining and car hire services 5.9
  • Lounge 6.1

King Shaka International Airport (DUR)

  • IATA: DUR
  • ICAO: FALE
  • Name: King Shaka International Airport (DUR)
  • Size: Large Airport
  • Flights per year: 55,035
  • Distance from the city centre: 17.4 miles / 28 km NNE of town
  • Working hours: 24 hours a day
  • Phone: +27 (0)31 451 6758

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    505.5 km / 314.1 miles away
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  7. Car Hire at Pretoria Hatfield starting at £ 17.40 per day
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  8. Car Hire at Wonderboom Airport starting at £ 17.40 per day
    553.2 km / 343.7 miles away
  9. Car Hire at Kimberley Airport starting at £ 17.40 per day
    610.4 km / 379.3 miles away
  10. Car Hire at Port Elizabeth Airport starting at £ 17.40 per day
    665.2 km / 413.3 miles away
  11. Car Hire at George Airport starting at £ 17.40 per day
    917.5 km / 570.1 miles away
  12. Car Hire at Cape Town Airport starting at £ 22.11 per day
    1239.5 km / 770.2 miles away

Map of Car Hire Destinations

During which month is it most affordable to hire a car at King Shaka International Airport?

Our data shows how prices for hiring a car at King Shaka International Airport fluctuate depending on the time of year. This graph can help you find the best bargain.
Average Price for Hiring a Car at King Shaka International Airport
£ 35.33
January
£ 28.30
February
£ 28.71
March
£ 21.57
April
£ 17.72
May
£ 27.67
June
£ 22.89
July
£ 23.85
August
£ 23.02
September
£ 16.80
October
£ 51.32
November
£ 51.32
December
The cheapest month to hire a car at King Shaka International Airport is October with prices starting at £ 16.80 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 £ 51.32. The average cost over the course of the entire year is £ 29. 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 average amounts. How long you hire a car for and the time at which you book will influence the prices. Enter your travel dates at the top of the page to see exact prices and offers!

What’s the most frequent hire length at King Shaka International Airport?

Hirers picking up a car at King Shaka International Airport keep them for an average of 11 days during in June, while those picking up their cars in November keep them for an average of 1.
Average Hire Length at King Shaka International Airport
10
January
10
February
10
March
9
April
10
May
11
June
11
July
11
August
3
September
4
October
1
November
4
December

Which month sees the highest demand for car hire at King Shaka International Airport?

Though King Shaka International Airport is popular for travellers all year long, the month with the highest demand for hire cars is in January. November is the month that sees the lowest demand for hire cars.
Popularity 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

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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
BLUU
9.01 / 10
Lowest rated company
GreenMotion
8.22 / 10
Total number of reviews
15
Total rental companies
11
Average daily price
£ 41.70
Lowest daily price
£ 17.40
Total cars available
98

Top 11 Hire Companies at King Shaka International Airport in 2023

BLUU
BLUU
Remarkable 9 / 62 reviews
+27324365500
King Shaka International Airport, La Mercy, Durban, 4405
£ 32 - £ 110
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 / 64 reviews
+270324360300
King Shaka International Airport, La Mercy, Durban, 4399
£ 27 - £ 152
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
Thrifty
Thrifty
Outstanding 8.8
+270324363042 / +270793145575 / +270724925369
Unit 8 KSIA, La Mercy, King Shaka International Airport, La Mercy, Durban, 4399
£ 33 - £ 61
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
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
SIXT
SIXT
Outstanding 8.7 / 14 reviews
+27112309999
Car Rental Building 2
£ 28 - £ 145
Budget
Budget
Outstanding 8.6 / 3 reviews
27324367800
King Shaka Int Airport
£ 23 - £ 142
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
+27324369500
Bld1,Kisk2,The Farm,King Shaka Apt
£ 17 - £ 115
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
Firefly
Firefly
Outstanding 8.5 / 31 reviews
+27324360300
King Shaka Dr, La Mercy, 4407
£ 25 - £ 148
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
£ 26 - £ 142
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
First Car Rental
First Car Rental
Outstanding 8.2
+27324360100
King Shaka International Airport Car Rental Concourse 2, La Mercy, 4001
£ 22 - £ 130
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 / 18 reviews
+27313503383 / +27828852750
La Mercy 4407 Durban
£ 24 - £ 77
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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