Car Hire at East London Airport

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East London Airport, East London, South Africa
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700+ Trusted Suppliers:

Cheapest Car Hire Rates

East London Airport
Mini
Suzuki Celerio or comparable
Suzuki Celerio
  • 4
  • 1
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Man.
First Car Rental
£ 15.09 / per day
East London Airport
Economy
Volkswagen Polo Vivo or comparable
Volkswagen Polo Vivo
  • 5
  • 1
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Man.
GreenMotion
£ 16.96 / per day
East London Airport
Compact
Toyota Corolla Quest or comparable
Toyota Corolla Quest
  • 5
  • 2
  • 4
  • A/C
  • Man.
Keddy
£ 20.66 / per day
East London Airport
Economy Elite
Volkswagen Polo or comparable
Volkswagen Polo
  • 4
  • 1
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Man.
Hertz
£ 23.31 / per day

Most Popular Car Hire Deals

East London Airport
Intermediate Van
Toyota Avanza or comparable
Toyota Avanza
  • 5
  • 2
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Man.
Firefly
£ 32.84 / per day
East London Airport
Premium
Audi Q2 or comparable
Audi Q2
  • 5
  • 2
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Auto.
BLUU
£ 48.81 / per day
East London Airport
Standard
Toyota Quest or comparable
Toyota Quest
  • 5
  • 2
  • 4
  • A/C
  • Auto.
SIXT
£ 57.75 / per day
East London Airport
Compact Elite SUV
Volkswagen T-Roc or comparable
Volkswagen T-Roc
  • 5
  • 3
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Auto.
Europcar
£ 58.18 / 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 06:39 on 2024-05-28.

Travel Information

Languages
IsiZulu, Xhosa, Afrikaans, English
Currency
ZAR
Drive on
Left-hand side
Dialing code
+27
Average car hire price
£ 34 per day
Average car hire length
8 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
7.7 / 10
Average gasoline price
£ 0.98 per litre or £ 3.72 / 1 gallon
Lowest gasoline price
£ 0.91 per litre or £ 3.45 / 1 gallon
Highest gasoline price
£ 1.13 per litre or £ 4.29 / 1 gallon

Airport information

Score
4.9
  • Getting to the airport 5.6
  • Check-in and departures 6.2
  • Facilities and services 5.2
  • Wi-Fi 3.5
  • Dining and car hire services 4.4
  • Lounge 4.4

East London Airport (ELS)

  • IATA: ELS
  • ICAO: FAEL
  • Name: East London Airport (ELS)
  • Distance from the city centre: 5.6 miles / 9 km

Map of Car Hire Destinations

In which month is car hire at East London Airport the most affordable?

Our data shows how prices for hiring a car at East London Airport fluctuate depending on the season. This graph can help you find the best bargain.
Average price for hiring a car per day at East London Airport
£ 24.10
January
£ 27.33
February
£ 30.57
March
£ 35.95
April
£ 36.92
May
£ 23.38
June
£ 36.26
July
£ 21.19
August
£ 33.57
September
£ 19.13
October
£ 19.31
November
£ 25.39
December
The best month to hire a car at East London Airport is October — when the average price for a hire is £ 19.13 per day. This is 31% less than the yearly average and 48% less than hiring a car in May (when the average price is £ 36.92 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.

What’s the usual hire length for renters at East London Airport?

Car hire lengths differ depending on the time of year: in September, the average hire length is 8 days, while in January, it is only 4 days.
Average number of hire days at East London Airport
4
January
6
February
6
March
5
April
6
May
6
June
6
July
6
August
8
September
6
October
7
November
8
December

Which time of year sees the highest demand for car hire at East London Airport?

Given the number of users searching for a car at East London Airport, there is a higher probability of travellers hiring a car at East London Airport in December in comparison to hiring a car in in May.
Monthly searches at East London Airport by pick-up date relative to the average
118%
January
84%
February
159%
March
46%
April
26%
May
72%
June
29%
July
104%
August
92%
September
95%
October
63%
November
312%
December

Car Hire Information

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

Most Popular Car Hire Models

Hire Agency Model Doors Luggage Type
Hertz Suzuki Swift 4 2 Small cars
GreenMotion Volkswagen Polo Vivo 5 1 Small cars
First Car Rental Suzuki Celerio 5 1 Small cars
Hertz Volkswagen Polo 5 1 Small cars
GreenMotion Hyundai i20 4 2 Small cars
GreenMotion Hyundai Venue 5 2 SUVs
First Car Rental Proton X50 5 3 SUVs
First Car Rental Nissan Almera 5 2 Medium cars
GreenMotion Volkswagen Polo Sedan 4 2 Medium cars
Firefly Toyota Agya 5 1 Small cars

Car Hire Statistics

Highest rated company
BLUU
8.5 / 10
)
Lowest rated company
Firefly
7 / 10
)
Total number of reviews
6
Total rental companies
13
Average daily price
£ 34.20
Lowest daily price
£ 15.09
Total cars available
155

Top 13 Suppliers at East London Airport in 2024

BLUU
BLUU
Very good 8.5 / 7 reviews
+27437075310
66 Settlers Way, Greenfields, East London, 5201
£ 16 - £ 88
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
Very good 8.4 / 19 reviews
+270437362116
66 Settlers Way, East London Airport, East London, 5200
£ 19 - £ 68
Working hours
Mon:07:30-18:30
Tue:07:30-18:30
Wed:07:30-18:30
Thu:07:30-18:30
Fri:07:30-18:30
Sat:08:00-18:30
Sun:07:30-18:30
Thrifty
Thrifty
Very good 8.2 / 23 reviews
+27437362116
East London Airport, East London, 5201, South Africa
£ 21 - £ 41
Working hours
Mon:06:30-20:00
Tue:06:30-20:00
Wed:06:30-20:00
Thu:06:30-20:00
Fri:06:30-20:00
Sat:08:00-19:00
Sun:08:30-20:00
First Car Rental
First Car Rental
Very good 8.1 / 10 reviews
+27437362900 / +27823134050
66 Settlers Way, East London Airport
£ 15 - £ 105
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:08:00-21:00
Sun:08:00-21:00
Budget
Budget
Very good 8 / 3 reviews
+27437098200
East London Airport
£ 17 - £ 106
Working hours
Mon:05:30-20:00
Tue:05:30-20:00
Wed:05:30-20:00
Thu:05:30-20:00
Fri:05:30-19:30
Sat:07:30-19:30
Sun:07:30-20:00
Keddy
Keddy
Very good 8 / 1 review
+27437362230
East London Airport
£ 16 - £ 88
Working hours
Mon:07:00-19:15
Tue:07:00-19:15
Wed:07:00-19:15
Thu:07:00-19:15
Fri:07:00-19:15
Sat:07:30-19:15
Sun:07:00-19:15
SIXT
SIXT
Good 7.9 / 4 reviews
+27112309999
66 Settlers Way, Greenfields
£ 29 - £ 116
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:08:00-21:00
Sun:08:00-21:00
Europcar
Europcar
Good 7.9 / 1 review
+27437362230
Settlers Way, East London Airport, East London, 5200, South Africa
£ 17 - £ 91
Working hours
Mon:07:00-19:15
Tue:07:00-19:15
Wed:07:00-19:15
Thu:07:00-19:15
Fri:07:00-19:15
Sat:07:30-19:15
Sun:07:00-19:15
Avis
Avis
Good 7.7
+27437098200
East London, 5200, South Africa
£ 17 - £ 111
Working hours
Mon:05:30-20:00
Tue:05:30-20:00
Wed:05:30-20:00
Thu:05:30-20:00
Fri:05:30-19:30
Sat:07:30-19:30
Sun:07:30-20:00
Dollar
Dollar
Good 7.7
+27437362116
East London Airport, East London, 5201, South Africa
£ 21 - £ 41
Working hours
Mon:06:30-20:00
Tue:06:30-20:00
Wed:06:30-20:00
Thu:06:30-20:00
Fri:06:30-20:00
Sat:08:00-19:00
Sun:08:30-20:00
Bidvest
Bidvest
Good 7.6 / 2 reviews
+270636893427
Ben Schoeman Airport 894 Settlersway Greenfields East London
£ 24 - £ 34
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:08:00-18:30
GreenMotion
GreenMotion
Good 7.5 / 11 reviews
+27411804900 / +27636472282
East London Airport, East London, 5200
£ 17 - £ 103
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
Firefly
Firefly
Good 7 / 15 reviews
+27437362116
East London Airport, East London, 5201
£ 18 - £ 66
Working hours
Mon:07:30-18:30
Tue:07:30-18:30
Wed:07:30-18:30
Thu:07:30-18:30
Fri:07:30-18:30
Sat:08:00-18:30
Sun:07:30-18:30
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