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
  • 4
  • A/C
  • Man.
BLUU
£ 27.38 per day
Economy
Toyota Starlet or comparable
Toyota Starlet
  • 4
  • 1
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Man.
Hertz
£ 32.82 per day
Compact
Nissan Almera or comparable
Nissan Almera
  • 5
  • 1
  • 4
  • A/C
  • Auto.
GreenMotion
£ 33.24 per day
Mini Elite
Hyundai i10 Grand or comparable
Hyundai i10 Grand
  • 4
  • 1
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Man.
Thrifty ZA
£ 43.75 per day

Most Popular Car Hire Offers

Standard
Toyota Quest Aut. or comparable
Toyota Quest Aut.
  • 5
  • 2
  • 4
  • A/C
  • Auto.
SIXT
£ 56.47 / per day
Full-size
Toyota Hilux or comparable
Toyota Hilux
  • 4
  • 5
  • 4
  • A/C
  • Man.
Europcar
£ 79.69 / per day
Premium
BMW 3 series or comparable
BMW 3 series
  • 4
  • 3
  • 4
  • A/C
  • Auto.
Keddy
£ 128.70 / per day
Standard Elite
Toyota Fortuner or comparable
Toyota Fortuner
  • 7
  • 1
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Auto.
Firefly
£ 141.88 / 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 03:00 on 2022-06-20.

Travel Information

Language
IsiZulu,
IsiXhosa,
Afrikaans
Currency
ZAR
Dialing code
27
Traffic direction
Left-hand
Speed limit out of city centre
100 km/h
62 mi/h
Speed limit within city centre
40 km/h
25 mi/h
Acceptable limit of BAC
0.05%
Average gasoline price
£ 1.06 / 1 liter
Highest gasoline price
£ 1.17 / 1 liter
Lowest gasoline price
£ 1.00 / 1 liter

Airport information

Score
7.9
  • Getting to the airport 7.4
  • Check-in desks 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

Top 17 Destinations around King Shaka International Airport

  1. Durban Umhlanga Rocks starting at £ 27.38 per day
  2. Durban Umbogintwini starting at £ 44.25 per day
    37.2 km / 23.1 miles away
  3. Pietermaritzburg Airport starting at £ 27.38 per day
    67.0 km / 41.6 miles away
  4. Ulundi Airport starting at £ 13.44 per day
    159.9 km / 99.4 miles away
  5. East London Quenera North starting at £ 34.65 per day
    467.6 km / 290.6 miles away
  6. Nelspruit Airport starting at £ 25.79 per day
    470.2 km / 292.2 miles away
  7. Nelspruit Riverside Park starting at £ 27.83 per day
    477.1 km / 296.5 miles away
  8. East London Airport starting at £ 19.59 per day
    480.7 km / 298.7 miles away
  9. Kruger Mpumalanga International Airport starting at £ 23.29 per day
    483.0 km / 300.1 miles away
  10. O.R. Tambo International Airport starting at £ 23.29 per day
    487.3 km / 302.8 miles away
  11. Johannesburg Airport starting at £ 44.25 per day
    487.3 km / 302.8 miles away
  12. Johannesburg Mondeor starting at £ 44.25 per day
    488.8 km / 303.7 miles away
  13. Johannesburg Constantia Kloof starting at £ 23.29 per day
    505.4 km / 314.1 miles away
  14. Johannesburg Paulshof starting at £ 44.25 per day
    507.5 km / 315.4 miles away
  15. Potchefstroom Baillie Park starting at £ 44.25 per day
    513.6 km / 319.1 miles away
  16. Pretoria Menlo Park starting at £ 48.19 per day
    520.4 km / 323.4 miles away
  17. Pretoria Hatfield starting at £ 23.29 per day
    524.2 km / 325.7 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 show how prices for hiring a car at King Shaka International Airport fluctuate depending on the time of the year. This graph can assist you in finding the best bargain.
Average Price for Hiring a Car at King Shaka International Airport
£ 34.18
January
£ 27.38
February
£ 27.77
March
£ 20.87
April
£ 17.15
May
£ 26.76
June
£ 22.14
July
£ 23.07
August
£ 22.27
September
£ 16.26
October
£ 49.65
November
£ 49.65
December
The cheapest month to hire a car at King Shaka International Airport is October with prices starting at £ 16.26 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 £ 49.65. 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’s the most popular 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
BLUU Kia Picanto 4 1 Small cars
First Car Rental Ford Ecosport 5 3 SUVs
First Car Rental Nissan Almera 5 2 Medium cars
First Car Rental Honda Amaze 5 1 Small cars
Hertz Toyota Agya 5 1 Small cars
Firefly Toyota Agya 5 1 Small cars
First Car Rental Suzuki Swift 5 1 Small cars
BLUU Toyota Rav4 5 3 SUVs
BLUU VW T5 5 3 People Carriers

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
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 rental statistics
Highest rated company
Hertz
8.99 / 10
Lowest rated company
GreenMotion
8.14 / 10
Total number of reviews
8
Total rental companies
11
Average daily price
£ 53.07
Lowest daily price
£ 7.65
Total cars available
77

Top 11 Hire Companies at King Shaka International Airport in 2022

Hertz
Hertz
Remarkable 9 / 62 reviews
+270324360300
King Shaka International Airport, La Mercy, Durban, 4399
£ 29 - £ 145
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
Outstanding 8.9 / 50 reviews
+27324365500
King Shaka International Airport, La Mercy, Durban, 4405
£ 27 - £ 84
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
£ 28 - £ 114
Working hours
Mon:05:30-21:30
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
Sun:05:30-21:30
Budget
Budget
Outstanding 8.7 / 3 reviews
27324367800
King Shaka Int Airport
£ 44 - £ 56
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
£ 40 - £ 129
Working hours
Mon:05:30-21:30
Tue: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 / 13 reviews
+27112309999
Car Rental Building 2
£ 35 - £ 143
Firefly
Firefly
Outstanding 8.4 / 28 reviews
+27324360300
King Shaka Dr, La Mercy, 4407
£ 28 - £ 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
Thrifty ZA
Thrifty ZA
Outstanding 8.3 / 14 reviews
+270324363042 / +270793145575 / +270724925369
Unit 8 KSIA, La Mercy, King Shaka International Airport, La Mercy, Durban, 4399
£ 44 - £ 187
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
Avis
Avis
Outstanding 8.3 / 5 reviews
+27324368400
King Shaka Dr, La Mercy, 4407, South Africa
£ 44 - £ 64
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
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 8.1
+27313503383 / +27828852750
La Mercy 4407 Durban
£ 33 - £ 90
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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