Car Hire in Port Elizabeth

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Port Elizabeth, South Africa
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Cheapest Car Hire Rates

Port Elizabeth Airport
Mini
Renault Kwid or comparable
Renault Kwid
  • 4
  • 1
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Man.
Carwiz
£ 11.73 / per day
Port Elizabeth Airport
Mini Elite
Hyundai Grand i10 or comparable
Hyundai Grand i10
  • 5
  • 1
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Man.
GreenMotion
£ 13.59 / per day
Port Elizabeth Airport
Economy
Volkswagen Polo or comparable
Volkswagen Polo
  • 5
  • 2
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Man.
Keddy
£ 17.31 / per day
Port Elizabeth Airport
Compact
Toyota Corolla Quest or comparable
Toyota Corolla Quest
  • 5
  • 2
  • 4
  • A/C
  • Man.
Avis
£ 20.22 / per day

Most Popular Car Hire Deals

Port Elizabeth Airport
Economy Elite
Volkswagen Polo or comparable
Volkswagen Polo
  • 4
  • 1
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Man.
Hertz
£ 23.09 / per day
Port Elizabeth Airport
Intermediate
Volkswagen Polo Sedan or comparable
Volkswagen Polo Sedan
  • 4
  • 1
  • 4
  • A/C
  • Man.
First Car Rental
£ 26.85 / per day
Port Elizabeth Airport
Premium
Audi Q2 or comparable
Audi Q2
  • 5
  • 2
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Auto.
BLUU
£ 49.67 / per day
Port Elizabeth Airport
Compact Elite SUV
Volkswagen T-Roc or comparable
Volkswagen T-Roc
  • 5
  • 3
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Auto.
Europcar
£ 53.77 / 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 11:49 on 2024-06-17.

Travel Information

Languages
IsiZulu, Xhosa, Afrikaans, English
Currency
ZAR
Drive on
Left-hand side
Dialing code
+27
Average car hire price
£ 27 per day
Average car hire length
9 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
9.6 / 10
Average gasoline price
£ 1.01 per litre or £ 3.84 / 1 gallon
Lowest gasoline price
£ 0.93 per litre or £ 3.51 / 1 gallon
Highest gasoline price
£ 1.15 per litre or £ 4.36 / 1 gallon

One-way Car Hire in Port Elizabeth

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

  • From Port Elizabeth to Cape Town - 142 offers from £ 15.37 per day
  • From Port Elizabeth to Johannesburg - 79 offers from £ 15.37 per day
  • From Port Elizabeth to East London - 88 offers from £ 14.76 per day
  • From Port Elizabeth to Margate - 14 offers from £ 16.66 per day

Map of Car Hire Destinations

In which month is car hire in Port Elizabeth the most affordable?

According to our data, prices for hiring a car in Port Elizabeth fluctuate depending on the time of year. This graph displays the average hire prices in each month in order to help you find the best bargain.
Average price for hiring a car per day in Port Elizabeth
£ 25.54
January
£ 30.53
February
£ 30.78
March
£ 26.69
April
£ 33.12
May
£ 32.10
June
£ 34.42
July
£ 43.88
August
£ 27.09
September
£ 25.22
October
£ 29.77
November
£ 27.46
December
The best month to hire a car in Port Elizabeth is October (when the average price is £ 25.22 per day). This is 17% less than the yearly average and 43% less than hiring in August (when the average price is £ 43.88).

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 is the usual period for which people keep their hire cars, on average, in Port Elizabeth?

How long travelers keep their rental cars for varies from month to month: in January, the average renter keeps their car for 12 days, and in March, they keep their car for 8 days.
Average number of hire days in Port Elizabeth
12
January
9
February
8
March
8
April
8
May
8
June
11
July
8
August
9
September
9
October
9
November
8
December

What is the most favoured month for hiring a car in Port Elizabeth?

Given the number of searches made by our customers, the most popular month for car hire in Port Elizabeth is December, and the least popular is May.
Popularity of Car Hire in Port Elizabeth by Monthly Searches
120%
January
117%
February
129%
March
70%
April
42%
May
67%
June
56%
July
84%
August
94%
September
100%
October
89%
November
232%
December

Car Hire Information

Car hire locations 3
Airport locations 1
Popular suppliers First Car Rental, Hertz, GreenMotion, Firefly, Keddy
Popular car categories Small cars, SUVs, Medium cars, People Carriers
Lowest price £ 12 per day
Cheapest supplier Carwiz

Most Popular Car Hire Models

Hire Agency Model Doors Luggage Type
First Car Rental Suzuki Celerio 5 1 Small cars
First Car Rental Toyota Corolla Cross 5 3 SUVs
Hertz Toyota Corolla Quest 4 2 Medium cars
Hertz Suzuki Swift 4 2 Small cars
Hertz Volkswagen Polo 5 1 Small cars
Hertz Volkswagen T-Cross 5 2 Medium cars
First Car Rental Honda Amaze 5 1 Small cars
GreenMotion Hyundai Venue 5 2 SUVs
Firefly Toyota Agya 5 1 Small cars
First Car Rental Nissan Almera 5 2 Medium 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 car. This way, you know that all reviews are authentic, verified, and trustworthy.

United Kingdom
Subaru Forester
17 April 2024
If going to any game park get an SUV as the approach roads can be bad , I don't think the approach to Rhino Ridge would have been possible in a normal car.
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Car Hire Statistics

Highest rated company
Hertz
8.8 / 10
)
Lowest rated company
Bidvest
7.5 / 10
)
Total number of reviews
14
Total rental companies
14
Average daily price
£ 27.02
Lowest daily price
£ 11.73
Total cars available
291

Top 14 Suppliers in Port Elizabeth in 2024

Hertz
Hertz
Very good 8.8 / 83 reviews
2 locations
£ 19 - £ 70
First Car Rental
First Car Rental
Very good 8.6 / 68 reviews
1 location
£ 13 - £ 106
BLUU
BLUU
Very good 8.5 / 29 reviews
2 locations
£ 17 - £ 82
Budget
Budget
Very good 8.3 / 5 reviews
1 location
£ 17 - £ 107
Keddy
Keddy
Very good 8.2 / 9 reviews
2 locations
£ 16 - £ 80
Europcar
Europcar
Very good 8.2 / 7 reviews
2 locations
£ 16 - £ 84
SIXT
SIXT
Very good 8.2 / 7 reviews
1 location
£ 29 - £ 109
Firefly
Firefly
Very good 8.1 / 18 reviews
1 location
£ 18 - £ 65
Thrifty
Thrifty
Good 7.8 / 20 reviews
1 location
£ 21 - £ 78
Avis
Avis
Good 7.7
1 location
£ 16 - £ 100
Dollar
Dollar
Good 7.7
1 location
£ 21 - £ 78
GreenMotion
GreenMotion
Good 7.6 / 36 reviews
2 locations
£ 14 - £ 75
Carwiz
Carwiz
Good 7.6
2 locations
£ 12 - £ 64
Bidvest
Bidvest
Good 7.5 / 4 reviews
2 locations
£ 28 - £ 34
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