Car Hire at East London Airport

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East London Airport, East London, South Africa
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Cheapest Car Hire Rates

Mini
Kia Picanto or comparable
Kia Picanto
  • 5
  • 1
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Man.
Keddy
£ 17.34 per day
Economy
Volkswagen Polo Vivo or comparable
Volkswagen Polo Vivo
  • 5
  • 1
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Man.
GreenMotion
£ 24.06 per day
Compact
Nissan Almera or comparable
Nissan Almera
  • 4
  • 2
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Man.
First Car Rental
£ 28.72 per day
Mini Elite
Hyundai Grand i10 or comparable
Hyundai Grand i10
  • 4
  • 1
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Man.
Thrifty
£ 32.23 per day

Most Popular Car Hire Deals

Economy Elite
Volkswagen Polo or comparable
Volkswagen Polo
  • 4
  • 1
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Man.
Hertz
£ 38.50 / per day
Standard
Toyota Quest Aut. or comparable
Toyota Quest Aut.
  • 5
  • 2
  • 4
  • A/C
  • Auto.
SIXT
£ 55.92 / per day
Premium
Audi Q2 or comparable
Audi Q2
  • 5
  • 2
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Auto.
BLUU
£ 59.10 / per day
Full-size
Toyota Fortuner or comparable
Toyota Fortuner
  • 5
  • 3
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Auto.
Budget
£ 114.26 / 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 02:01 on 2023-01-30.
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Travel Information

Language
IsiZulu,
Xhosa,
Afrikaans
Currency
ZAR
Traffic direction
Left-hand
Dialing code
27
Average car hire price
£ 46.27 / per day
Average car hire length
12 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%

Airport information

Score
6.4
  • Getting to the airport 8.0
  • Check-in and departures 10.0
  • Facilities and services 7.5
  • Wi-Fi connectivity 5.0
  • Dining and car hire services 3.0
  • Lounge 1.5

East London Airport (ELS)

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

Top 14 Destinations around East London Airport

  1. Car Hire at Port Elizabeth Airport starting at £ 17.34 per day
    236.8 km / 147.1 miles away
  2. Car Hire at Durban Umhlanga Rocks starting at £ 23.29 per day
    475.4 km / 295.4 miles away
  3. 487.4 km / 302.9 miles away
  4. Car Hire at George Airport starting at £ 17.34 per day
    522.9 km / 324.9 miles away
  5. Car Hire at Kimberley Airport starting at £ 17.34 per day
    556.1 km / 345.6 miles away
  6. Car Hire at Ulundi Airport starting at £ 12.40 per day
    622.1 km / 386.5 miles away
  7. 766.4 km / 476.2 miles away
  8. Car Hire at Johannesburg Airport starting at £ 25.43 per day
    766.4 km / 476.2 miles away
  9. Car Hire at Pretoria Hatfield starting at £ 17.34 per day
    810.0 km / 503.3 miles away
  10. Car Hire at Upington Airport starting at £ 17.34 per day
    816.2 km / 507.2 miles away
  11. Car Hire at Wonderboom Airport starting at £ 17.34 per day
    820.0 km / 509.5 miles away
  12. Car Hire at Cape Town Airport starting at £ 22.02 per day
    867.9 km / 539.3 miles away
  13. Car Hire at Nelspruit Riverside Park starting at £ 25.43 per day
    894.4 km / 555.7 miles away
  14. 904.7 km / 562.1 miles away

Map of Car Hire Destinations

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

Our data shows how prices for hiring a car at East London Airport fluctuate depending on the time of year. This graph can help you find the best bargain.
Average Price for Hiring a Car at East London Airport
£ 28.45
January
£ 122.69
February
£ 41.78
March
£ 32.60
April
£ 25.19
May
June
£ 29.87
July
£ 12.45
August
£ 22.89
September
£ 26.23
October
November
£ 26.48
December
The cheapest month to hire a car at East London Airport is August with prices starting at £ 12.45 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 £ 122.69. The average cost over the course of the entire year is £ 31. 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 average amounts. How long you hire a car for and the time at which you book will influence the prices. Enter your travel dates at the top of the page to see exact prices and offers!

What’s the most frequent hire length at East London Airport?

Hirers picking up a car at East London Airport keep them for an average of 10 days during in February, while those picking up their cars in October keep them for an average of 3.
Average Hire Length at East London Airport
9
January
10
February
10
March
8
April
9
May
10
June
8
July
8
August
4
September
3
October
4
November
4
December

Which month sees the highest demand for car hire at East London Airport?

Though East London Airport is popular for travellers all year long, the month with the highest demand for hire cars is in April. October is the month that sees the lowest demand for hire cars.
Popularity by Monthly Searches
148%
January
158%
February
145%
March
172%
April
169%
May
94%
June
142%
July
161%
August
6%
September
October
1%
November
4%
December

Most Popular Car Hire Models

Hire Agency Model Doors Luggage Type
First Car Rental Suzuki Celerio 5 1 Small cars
Thrifty Hyundai Grand i10 5 1 Small cars
Thrifty Nissan Almera 4 2 Small cars
First Car Rental Nissan Almera 5 2 Medium cars
GreenMotion Volkswagen Polo Vivo 5 1 Small cars
Thrifty Volkswagen Polo 4 2 Small cars
BLUU Kia Picanto 4 1 Small cars
Hertz Toyota Starlet 5 1 Small cars
Hertz Toyota Corolla Quest 4 2 Medium cars
Europcar Kia Picanto 5 1 Small cars

Car Hire Statistics

Highest rated company
Hertz
8.96 / 10
Lowest rated company
Firefly
8 / 10
Total number of reviews
4
Total rental companies
12
Average daily price
£ 46.27
Lowest daily price
£ 17.34
Total cars available
77

Top 12 Hire Companies at East London Airport in 2023

Hertz
Hertz
Remarkable 9 / 15 reviews
+270437362116
66 Settlers Way, East London Airport, East London, 5200
£ 26 - £ 177
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
BLUU
BLUU
Outstanding 8.9 / 7 reviews
+27437075310
66 Settlers Way, Greenfields, East London, 5201
£ 32 - £ 109
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
Keddy
Keddy
Outstanding 8.6 / 1 reviews
+27437362230
East London Airport
£ 17 - £ 20
Working hours
Mon:07:00-19:00
Tue:07:00-19:00
Wed:07:00-19:00
Thu:07:00-19:00
Fri:07:00-19:00
Sat:07:30-19:00
Sun:07:03-19:00
Europcar
Europcar
Outstanding 8.6 / 1 reviews
+27437362230
Settlers Way, East London Airport, East London, 5200, South Africa
Working hours
Mon:07:00-19:00
Tue:07:00-19:00
Wed:07:00-19:00
Thu:07:00-19:00
Fri:07:00-19:00
Sat:07:30-19:00
Sun:07:03-19:00
Budget
Budget
Outstanding 8.6 / 2 reviews
+27437098200
East London Airport
£ 26 - £ 159
Working hours
Mon:08:00-18:30
Tue:08:00-18:30
Wed:08:00-18:30
Thu:08:00-18:30
Fri:08:00-18:30
Sat:08:00-18:30
Sun:08:00-18:30
SIXT
SIXT
Outstanding 8.6 / 4 reviews
+27112309999
66 Settlers Way, Greenfields
£ 28 - £ 145
Thrifty
Thrifty
Outstanding 8.6
+270437362222 / +270662840501
East London Airport, Unit 6 Car Rental Section, East London, 5200
£ 30 - £ 135
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
GreenMotion
GreenMotion
Outstanding 8.5 / 2 reviews
+27411804900 / +27636472282
East London Airport, East London, 5200
£ 24 - £ 26
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
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 8.4
+27437098200
East London, 5200, South Africa
£ 28 - £ 159
Working hours
Mon:08:00-18:30
Tue:08:00-18:30
Wed:08:00-18:30
Thu:08:00-18:30
Fri:08:00-18:30
Sat:08:00-18:30
Sun:08:00-18:30
First Car Rental
First Car Rental
Outstanding 8.2
+27437362900 / +27823134050
66 Settlers Way, East London Airport
£ 22 - £ 130
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
Firefly
Firefly
Outstanding 8 / 11 reviews
+27437362116
East London Airport, East London, 5201
£ 23 - £ 172
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
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