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
Mini
Suzuki Celerio or comparable
Suzuki Celerio
  • 4
  • 1
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Man.
First Car Rental
£ 14.98 / per day
King Shaka International Airport
Mini Elite
Hyundai Grand i10 or comparable
Hyundai Grand i10
  • 5
  • 1
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Man.
GreenMotion
£ 16.42 / per day
King Shaka International Airport
Economy
Toyota Starlet or comparable
Toyota Starlet
  • 5
  • 1
  • 3
  • A/C
  • Man.
Alamo
£ 16.64 / per day
King Shaka International Airport
Compact Regular Cab Pickup
Toyota Corolla or comparable
Toyota Corolla
  • 5
  • 2
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Man.
Carwiz
£ 20.77 / per day

Most Popular Car Hire Deals

King Shaka International Airport
Economy Elite
Volkswagen Polo or comparable
Volkswagen Polo
  • 4
  • 1
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Man.
Hertz
£ 25.66 / per day
King Shaka International Airport
Intermediate
Toyota Corolla or comparable
Toyota Corolla
  • 5
  • 3
  • 4
  • A/C
  • Man.
Enterprise
£ 27.16 / per day
King Shaka International Airport
Premium
Audi Q2 or comparable
Audi Q2
  • 5
  • 2
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Auto.
BLUU
£ 49.12 / per day
King Shaka International Airport
Compact Elite SUV
Volkswagen T-Roc or comparable
Volkswagen T-Roc
  • 5
  • 3
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Auto.
Keddy
£ 54.30 / 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 20:51 on 2024-06-20.

Travel Information

Languages
IsiZulu, Xhosa, Afrikaans, English
Currency
ZAR
Drive on
Left-hand side
Dialing code
+27
Average car hire price
£ 28 per day
Average car hire length
9 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
9.2 / 10
Average petrol price
£ 1.04 per litre or £ 3.93 per gallon
Lowest petrol price
£ 0.97 per litre or £ 3.66 per gallon
Highest petrol price
£ 1.14 per litre or £ 4.33 per 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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In which month is car hire at King Shaka International Airport the most affordable?

Prices for hiring a car at King Shaka International Airport fluctuate depending on the time of year. This table and graph can help you find the best bargain.
Average price for hiring a car per day at King Shaka International Airport
£ 24.33
January
£ 25.86
February
£ 24.75
March
£ 28.63
April
£ 33.10
May
£ 26.54
June
£ 32.12
July
£ 30.96
August
£ 24.44
September
£ 22.16
October
£ 25.02
November
£ 22.49
December
The best month to hire a car at King Shaka International Airport is October — when the average price for a hire is £ 22.16 per day. This is 17% less than the yearly average and 33% less than hiring a car in May (when the average price is £ 33.10 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.

For how long do most travellers hire cars for at King Shaka International Airport?

How long travellers keep their hire cars depends on the time of year: in June, the average hire length is 11 days, while in October, it is only 6 days.
Average number of hire days at King Shaka International Airport
8
January
7
February
8
March
7
April
8
May
11
June
10
July
9
August
9
September
6
October
7
November
8
December

What 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
147%
January
118%
February
116%
March
70%
April
59%
May
51%
June
63%
July
52%
August
56%
September
96%
October
128%
November
243%
December

Car hire information

Popular suppliers GreenMotion, First Car Rental, Hertz, Firefly, Alamo
Popular car categories Small cars, Medium cars, SUVs, People Carriers
Lowest price £ 15 per day
Cheapest supplier First Car Rental

Most popular car models of suppliers

Hire Agency Model Doors Luggage Type
GreenMotion Hyundai i20 4 2 Small cars
Firefly Toyota Agya 5 1 Small cars
First Car Rental Suzuki Celerio 5 1 Small cars
GreenMotion Hyundai Grand i10 4 1 Small cars
Hertz Suzuki Swift 4 2 Small cars
Firefly Toyota Corolla Quest 4 2 Medium cars
GreenMotion Volkswagen Polo Vivo 5 1 Small cars
GreenMotion Hyundai Venue 5 2 SUVs
First Car Rental Toyota Corolla Cross 5 3 SUVs
First Car Rental Nissan Almera 5 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 the 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.

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!
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Car Hire Statistics

Highest-rated company
First Car Rental
8.7 / 10
)
Lowest-rated company
Carwiz
7.5 / 10
)
Total number of reviews
25
Total rental companies
16
Average daily price
£ 28.13
Lowest daily price
£ 14.98
Total cars available
376

Top 16 suppliers at King Shaka International Airport in 2024

First Car Rental
First Car Rental
Very good 8.7 / 79 reviews
+27324360100
King Shaka International Airport Car Rental Concourse 2, La Mercy, 4001
£ 15 - £ 108
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
Very good 8.5 / 77 reviews
+270324360300
King Shaka International Airport, La Mercy, Durban, 4399
£ 19 - £ 71
Working hours
Mon:06:00-22:00
Tue:06:00-22:00
Wed:06:00-22:00
Thu:06:00-22:00
Fri:06:00-22:00
Sat:06:00-22:00
Sun:06:00-22:00
BLUU
BLUU
Very good 8.4 / 64 reviews
+27324365500
King Shaka International Airport, La Mercy, Durban, 4405
£ 17 - £ 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
GreenMotion
GreenMotion
Very good 8.3 / 57 reviews
+27313503383 / +27828852750
La Mercy 4407 Durban
£ 16 - £ 70
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
Enterprise
Enterprise
Very good 8.3 / 8 reviews
+27324366758
King Shaka Dr, La Mercy, 4407, Car Rental Terminal, Kiosk Number 6
£ 17 - £ 120
Working hours
Mon:06:00-22:00
Tue:06:00-22:00
Wed:06:00-22:00
Thu:06:00-22:00
Fri:06:00-22:00
Sat:06:00-22:00
Sun:06:00-22:00
Firefly
Firefly
Very good 8.2 / 47 reviews
+27324360300
King Shaka Dr, La Mercy, 4407
£ 17 - £ 67
Working hours
Mon:06:00-22:00
Tue:06:00-22:00
Wed:06:00-22:00
Thu:06:00-22:00
Fri:06:00-22:00
Sat:06:00-22:00
Sun:06:00-22:00
Thrifty
Thrifty
Very good 8.2 / 45 reviews
+27324360300
King Shaka International Airport, La Mercy, 4405, South Africa
£ 21 - £ 80
Working hours
Mon:05:00-22:00
Tue:05:00-22:00
Wed:05:00-22:00
Thu:05:00-22:00
Fri:05:00-22:00
Sat:05:00-22:00
Sun:05:00-22:00
Keddy
Keddy
Very good 8.2 / 11 reviews
+27324369500
Bld1,Kisk2,The Farm,King Shaka Apt
£ 16 - £ 83
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
Very good 8.2 / 5 reviews
27324367800
King Shaka Int Airport
£ 20 - £ 128
Working hours
Mon:06:00-22:00
Tue:06:00-22:00
Wed:06:00-22:00
Thu:06:00-22:00
Fri:06:00-22:00
Sat:06:00-22:00
Sun:06:00-22:00
SIXT
SIXT
Very good 8.1 / 16 reviews
+27112309999
Car Rental Building 2
£ 30 - £ 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
Europcar
Europcar
Very good 8.1 / 13 reviews
+27324369500
The Farm King Shaka Airport No. 15124, 1270 Coins Temp Road, Canelands, Durban, 4405
£ 17 - £ 85
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
Avis
Avis
Good 7.8 / 6 reviews
+27324368400
King Shaka Dr, La Mercy, 4407, South Africa
£ 19 - £ 118
Working hours
Mon:06:00-22:00
Tue:06:00-22:00
Wed:06:00-22:00
Thu:06:00-22:00
Fri:06:00-22:00
Sat:06:00-22:00
Sun:06:00-22:00
National
National
Good 7.7 / 1 review
+27324363030
King Shaka Dr, La Mercy, 4407, Car Rental Terminal, Kiosk Number 6
£ 21 - £ 145
Working hours
Mon:06:00-23:00
Tue:06:00-23:00
Wed:06:00-23:00
Thu:06:00-23:00
Fri:06:00-23:00
Sat:06:00-23:00
Sun:06:00-23:00
Dollar
Dollar
Good 7.7
+27324360300
King Shaka International Airport, La Mercy, 4405, South Africa
£ 21 - £ 80
Working hours
Mon:05:00-22:00
Tue:05:00-22:00
Wed:05:00-22:00
Thu:05:00-22:00
Fri:05:00-22:00
Sat:05:00-22:00
Sun:05:00-22:00
Alamo
Alamo
Good 7.6 / 2 reviews
+27324363030
King Shaka Dr, La Mercy, 4407, Car Rental Terminal, Kiosk Number 6
£ 15 - £ 110
Working hours
Mon:06:00-23:00
Tue:06:00-23:00
Wed:06:00-23:00
Thu:06:00-23:00
Fri:06:00-23:00
Sat:06:00-23:00
Sun:06:00-23:00
Carwiz
Carwiz
Good 7.5 / 2 reviews
+27313504922 / +27843506789 / +27619639632
King Shaka Dr, La Mercy, 4407
£ 16 - £ 103
Working hours
Mon:08:00-21:00
Tue:08:00-21:00
Wed:08:00-21:00
Thu:08:00-21:00
Fri:08:00-21:00
Sat:08:00-21:00
Sun:08:00-21:00
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