Car Hire in East London

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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
£ 6.64 per day
East London Fort Hare University
Economy
Hyundai i10 or comparable
Hyundai i10
  • 5
  • 2
  • 4
  • A/C
  • Man.
BLUU
£ 7.12 per day
East London Fort Hare University
Compact
Toyota Etios or comparable
Toyota Etios
  • 5
  • 2
  • 4
  • A/C
  • Man.
BLUU
£ 8.52 per day
East London Airport
Mini
Suzuki Celerio or comparable
Suzuki Celerio
  • 4
  • 1
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Man.
First Car Rental
£ 20.97 per day

Most Popular Car Hire Deals

East London Airport
Mini
Kia Picanto or comparable
Kia Picanto
  • 5
  • 1
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Man.
Keddy
£ 23.75 / per day
East London Airport
Mini
Kia Picanto or comparable
Kia Picanto
  • 5
  • 1
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Man.
Europcar
£ 24.13 / per day
East London Airport
Economy
Suzuki Celerio or comparable
Suzuki Celerio
  • 4
  • 1
  • 4
  • A/C
  • Man.
First Car Rental
£ 24.74 / per day
East London Airport
Compact
Nissan Almera or comparable
Nissan Almera
  • 4
  • 2
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Man.
First Car Rental
£ 27.32 / 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 15:25 on 2022-08-11.

Travel Information

Language
IsiZulu,
IsiXhosa,
Afrikaans
Currency
ZAR
Traffic direction
Left-hand
Dialing code
27
Budget car hire price
£ 34.32 / per day
Average car hire length
3 days
Speed limit within city centre
40 km/h
25 mi/h
Speed limit out of city centre
100 km/h
62 mi/h
Acceptable limit of BAC
0.05%
Average gasoline price
£ 1.10 / 1 liter
Highest gasoline price
£ 1.16 / 1 liter
Lowest gasoline price
£ 1.01 / 1 liter

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 £ 15.40 per day
  • From East London to Mthatha - 41 offers from £ 14.79 per day
  • From East London to Port Elizabeth - 83 offers from £ 14.79 per day

Top 16 Cities near East London

  1. Johannesburg starting at £ 38.92 per day
    767.7 km / 477.0 miles away
  2. Cape Town starting at £ 23.75 per day
    861.2 km / 535.1 miles away
  3. Durban starting at £ 20.97 per day
    492.7 km / 306.1 miles away
  4. Wynberg starting at £ 34.43 per day
    874.1 km / 543.1 miles away
  5. Port Elizabeth starting at £ 20.97 per day
    230.4 km / 143.1 miles away
  6. George starting at £ 20.97 per day
    516.3 km / 320.8 miles away
  7. Nelspruit starting at £ 20.97 per day
    895.0 km / 556.1 miles away
  8. Bloemfontein starting at £ 20.97 per day
    461.9 km / 287.0 miles away
  9. Kimberley starting at £ 20.97 per day
    553.8 km / 344.1 miles away
  10. Stellenbosch starting at £ 24.74 per day
    837.4 km / 520.4 miles away
  11. Upington starting at £ 20.97 per day
    811.9 km / 504.5 miles away
  12. Newcastle starting at £ 26.18 per day
    621.4 km / 386.1 miles away
  13. Jeffreys Bay starting at £ 34.43 per day
    290.6 km / 180.6 miles away
  14. Skukuza starting at £ 38.92 per day
    968.8 km / 602.0 miles away
  15. Paarl starting at £ 29.75 per day
    826.5 km / 513.6 miles away
  16. 457.1 km / 284.0 miles away

Top 15 Destinations around East London

  1. East London Airport starting at £ 20.97 per day
    6.6 km / 4.1 miles away
  2. East London Quenera North starting at £ 46.40 per day
    8.5 km / 5.3 miles away
  3. Port Elizabeth Airport starting at £ 20.97 per day
    236.8 km / 147.1 miles away
  4. Plettenberg Bay Beacon Island starting at £ 34.43 per day
    434.1 km / 269.7 miles away
  5. Durban Umbogintwini starting at £ 38.92 per day
    439.0 km / 272.8 miles away
  6. Pietermaritzburg Airport starting at £ 20.97 per day
    444.1 km / 275.9 miles away
  7. Durban Umhlanga Rocks starting at £ 23.75 per day
    475.4 km / 295.4 miles away
  8. King Shaka International Airport starting at £ 20.97 per day
    487.4 km / 302.9 miles away
  9. George Airport starting at £ 20.97 per day
    522.9 km / 324.9 miles away
  10. Mossel Bay Die Voor Bay starting at £ 34.43 per day
    550.8 km / 342.3 miles away
  11. Kimberley Airport starting at £ 20.97 per day
    556.1 km / 345.6 miles away
  12. Ulundi Airport starting at £ 12.75 per day
    622.1 km / 386.5 miles away
  13. Potchefstroom Baillie Park starting at £ 38.92 per day
    705.6 km / 438.5 miles away
  14. Johannesburg Mondeor starting at £ 38.92 per day
    750.4 km / 466.3 miles away
  15. Johannesburg Constantia Kloof starting at £ 24.84 per day
    764.7 km / 475.2 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
£ 27.08
January
£ 116.80
February
£ 39.78
March
£ 31.04
April
£ 23.98
May
June
£ 28.44
July
£ 11.85
August
£ 21.79
September
£ 24.97
October
November
£ 25.20
December
The cheapest month to hire a car in East London is August with prices starting at £ 11.85 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 £ 116.80. 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 February, and the least popular is October.
Popularity of Car Hire in East London by Monthly Searches
284%
January
302%
February
278%
March
133%
April
69%
May
20%
June
30%
July
66%
August
3%
September
1%
October
4%
November
10%
December

Most Popular Car Hire Models

Hire Agency Model Doors Luggage Type
First Car Rental Suzuki Celerio 5 1 Small cars
Thrifty ZA Nissan Almera 4 2 Small cars
Thrifty ZA VW Polo 4 2 Small cars
Firefly Toyota Agya 5 1 Small cars
Hertz Toyota Starlet 5 1 Small cars
BLUU Kia Picanto 4 1 Small cars
Thrifty ZA Hyundai i10 Grand 5 1 Small cars
Hertz Toyota Agya 5 1 Small cars
Firefly VW Polo 4 2 Small cars
GreenMotion VW Polo 5 1 Small 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. 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

Car Hire Statistics

Highest rated company
BLUU
8.9 / 10
Lowest rated company
Firefly
7.96 / 10
Total number of reviews
1
Total rental companies
11
Average daily price
£ 34.32
Lowest daily price
£ 6.64
Total cars available
94

Top 11 Hire Companies in East London in 2022

BLUU
BLUU
Outstanding 8.9 / 7 reviews
+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:08:00-17:00
Sun:08:00-17:00
Hertz
Hertz
Outstanding 8.8 / 13 reviews
+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
Budget
Budget
Outstanding 8.6 / 2 reviews
27437485577
Beacon Bay Motor City & Office
Working hours
Mon:08:00-16:30
Tue:08:00-16:30
Wed:08:00-16:30
Thu:08:00-16:30
Fri:08:00-16:30
Sat:09:00-11:00
Keddy
Keddy
Outstanding 8.6 / 1 reviews
+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
SIXT
SIXT
Outstanding 8.6 / 4 reviews
+27112309999
66 Settlers Way, Greenfields
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
Bidvest
Bidvest
Outstanding 8.4 / 2 reviews
+437075310
East London Airport/ Breezyvale Road
Working hours
Mon:06:00-21:00
Tue:06:00-21:00
Wed:06:00-21:00
Thu:06:00-21:00
Fri:06:00-21:00
Sat:08:00-17:00
Sun:08:00-21:00
Avis
Avis
Outstanding 8.3
27437485577
Beacon Bay Motor City & Office
Working hours
Mon:08:00-16:30
Tue:08:00-16:30
Wed:08:00-16:30
Thu:08:00-16:30
Fri:08:00-16:30
Sat:09:00-11:00
First Car Rental
First Car Rental
Outstanding 8.2
+27437362900 / +27823134050
66 Settlers Way, East London Airport
Working hours
Mon:07:00-18:30
Tue:07:00-18:30
Wed:07:00-18:30
Thu:07:00-18:30
Fri:07:00-18:30
Sat:08:00-18:00
Sun:08:00-19:00
GreenMotion
GreenMotion
Outstanding 8.2 / 1 reviews
+27411804900 / +27636472282
Unit 15, 9 Breezydale Rd, Orange Grove, 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:08:30-12:00
Firefly
Firefly
Outstanding 8 / 11 reviews
+27437025700
8 Settlers Way, Gately, 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
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