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East London, South Africa
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Cheapest Car Hire Rates

East London Fort Hare University
Mini
Kia Picanto or comparable
Kia Picanto
  • 5
  • 1
  • 4
  • A/C
  • Man.
BLUU
£ 6.60 per day
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East London Fort Hare University
Economy
Hyundai i10 or comparable
Hyundai i10
  • 5
  • 2
  • 4
  • A/C
  • Man.
BLUU
£ 7.08 per day
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East London Fort Hare University
Compact
Toyota Etios or comparable
Toyota Etios
  • 5
  • 2
  • 4
  • A/C
  • Man.
BLUU
£ 8.48 per day
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East London Airport
Mini
Toyota Agya or comparable
Toyota Agya
  • 4
  • 1
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Man.
Firefly
£ 10.16 per day
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Most Popular Car Hire Offers

East London Airport
Mini
Datsun Go or comparable
Datsun Go
  • 4x
  • 1x
  • 5x
  • A/C
  • Man.
Thrifty ZA
£ 12.87 / per day
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East London Airport
Mini
Toyota Agya or comparable
Toyota Agya
  • 4x
  • 1x
  • 5x
  • A/C
  • Man.
Hertz
£ 13.10 / per day
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East London Airport
Economy
Toyota Starlet or comparable
Toyota Starlet
  • 4x
  • 1x
  • 5x
  • A/C
  • Man.
Firefly
£ 13.15 / per day
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East London Airport
Mini
Kia Picanto or comparable
Kia Picanto
  • 4x
  • 1x
  • 4x
  • A/C
  • Man.
Europcar
£ 14.23 / per day
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These prices are approximate and depend on the dates of the booking, hire length and type of car. This information was last updated at 16:24 on 2021-10-26.

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%

One-way Car Hire in East London

The most popular one-way car hire options for pick up in East London and drop off in another city include:

  • From East London to Cape Town - 132 offers from £ 15.32 per day
  • From East London to Mthatha - 41 offers from £ 14.72 per day
  • From East London to Port Elizabeth - 83 offers from £ 14.72 per day

Top 14 Cities near East London

  1. Cape Town starting at £ 7.46 per day
    861.2 km / 535.1 miles away
  2. 768.2 km / 477.3 miles away
  3. Durban starting at £ 12.87 per day
    466.3 km / 289.8 miles away
  4. Port Elizabeth starting at £ 7.46 per day
    230.4 km / 143.1 miles away
  5. Nelspruit starting at £ 14.92 per day
    895.0 km / 556.1 miles away
  6. Pretoria starting at £ 9.47 per day
    821.7 km / 510.6 miles away
  7. George starting at £ 7.46 per day
    516.3 km / 320.8 miles away
  8. Bloemfontein starting at £ 7.46 per day
    461.9 km / 287.0 miles away
  9. Stellenbosch starting at £ 7.46 per day
    837.4 km / 520.4 miles away
  10. Kimberley starting at £ 7.46 per day
    553.8 km / 344.1 miles away
  11. Upington starting at £ 10.16 per day
    811.9 km / 504.5 miles away
  12. Paarl starting at £ 13.10 per day
    826.5 km / 513.6 miles away
  13. 442.2 km / 274.8 miles away
  14. Sishen starting at £ 6.73 per day
    757.0 km / 470.4 miles away

Top 14 Destinations around East London

  1. East London Airport starting at £ 10.16 per day
    44.5 km / 27.7 miles away
  2. Port Elizabeth Airport starting at £ 7.46 per day
    205.7 km / 127.8 miles away
  3. Pietermaritzburg Airport starting at £ 10.16 per day
    458.6 km / 285.0 miles away
  4. George Airport starting at £ 7.46 per day
    481.6 km / 299.3 miles away
  5. King Shaka International Airport starting at £ 7.46 per day
    507.1 km / 315.1 miles away
  6. Kimberley Airport starting at £ 7.46 per day
    517.3 km / 321.4 miles away
  7. O.R. Tambo International Airport starting at £ 7.46 per day
    753.6 km / 468.3 miles away
  8. Upington Airport starting at £ 10.16 per day
    768.7 km / 477.7 miles away
  9. Paarl Val De Vie starting at £ 13.10 per day
    789.2 km / 490.4 miles away
  10. Pretoria Hatfield starting at £ 12.87 per day
    796.9 km / 495.2 miles away
  11. Wonderboom Airport starting at £ 9.47 per day
    806.8 km / 501.4 miles away
  12. Cape Town Airport starting at £ 7.46 per day
    824.3 km / 512.2 miles away
  13. Cape Town Milnerton starting at £ 20.56 per day
    829.7 km / 515.5 miles away
  14. Cape Town Century City starting at £ 13.10 per day
    832.1 km / 517.0 miles away

Map of Car Hire Destinations

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

Our data show how prices for hiring a car in East Londonfluctuate depending on the time of the year. This graph can assist you in finding the best bargain.
Average Price for Hiring a Car in East London
£ 26.96
January
£ 116.26
February
£ 39.59
March
£ 30.89
April
£ 23.87
May
June
£ 28.31
July
£ 11.79
August
£ 21.69
September
£ 24.85
October
November
£ 25.09
December
The cheapest month to hire a car in East London is August with prices starting at £ 11.79 for an Economy class cars. The most expensive month in which to hire a car is February with prices for for a Compact class) starting at £ 116.26. 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 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 East London?

Hirers picking up a car in East London keep them for an average of 10 days during in February, while those picking up their cars in September keep them for an average of 4.
Average Hire Length in East London
6
January
10
February
10
March
8
April
6
May
6
June
5
July
5
August
4
September
4
October
6
November
6
December

What month is the most favoured for hiring a car in East London?

While travellers visit East London year-round, the most popular month for hiring a car is March, and the least popular is October.
Popularity of Car Hire in East London by Monthly Searches
88%
January
422%
February
431%
March
51%
April
51%
May
28%
June
43%
July
49%
August
8%
September
2%
October
8%
November
19%
December

Most Popular Car Hire Models

Hire Agency Model Doors Luggage Type
Firefly Toyota Agya 5 1 Small cars
Firefly Toyota Starlet 5 1 Small cars
BLUU Kia Picanto 4 1 Small cars
Budget Kia Picanto 4 1 Small cars
Budget VW Polo 4 2 Small cars
Firefly Toyota Corolla Quest 4 2 Medium cars
Hertz Toyota Agya 5 1 Small cars
Hertz Toyota Corolla Quest 4 2 Medium cars
Bidvest Nissan Micra 5 Small cars
Firefly Toyota Fortuner 5 1 SUVs

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
Ford Ecosport
2 January 2021
I had the best experience and don't have any qualms about using your service again

Top 8 Hire Companies in East London in 2021

Hertz
Hertz
Outstanding 8.9
+270437362116
66 Settlers Way, East London Airport, East London, 5200
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
SIXT
SIXT
Outstanding 8.7
+27112309999
66 Settlers Way, Greenfields
Keddy
Keddy
Outstanding 8.7
+27437362230
East London Airport
Working hours
Mon:08:00-18:00
Tue:08:00-18:00
Wed:08:00-18:00
Thu:08:00-18:00
Fri:08:00-18:00
Sat:08:00-18:00
Sun:08:00-18:00
Europcar
Europcar
Outstanding 8.6
+27437362230
Settlers Way, East London Airport, East London, 5200, South Africa
Working hours
Mon:08:00-18:00
Tue:08:00-18:00
Wed:08:00-18:00
Thu:08:00-18:00
Fri:08:00-18:00
Sat:08:00-18:00
Sun:08:00-18:00
BLUU
BLUU
Outstanding 8.6
+27437075310
66 Settlers Way, Greenfields, East London, 5201
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:08:00-12:00
Sun:08:00-12:00
Avis
Avis
Outstanding 8.5
+27437098200
East London, 5200, South Africa
Working hours
Mon:08:00-17:30
Tue:08:00-17:30
Wed:08:00-17:30
Thu:08:00-17:30
Fri:08:00-17:30
Sat:09:00-17:30
Sun:09:00-18:00
Budget
Budget
Outstanding 8.5
+27437098200
East London Airport
Working hours
Mon:08:00-17:30
Tue:08:00-17:30
Wed:08:00-17:30
Thu:08:00-17:30
Fri:08:00-17:30
Sat:09:00-17:30
Sun:09:00-18:00
Thrifty ZA
Thrifty ZA
Outstanding 8.2
+270437362222 / +270662840501
East London Airport, Unit 6 Car Rental Section, East London, 5200
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:08:00-13:00
Sun:08:00-13:00
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