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Car Hire at Richards Bay Airport

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Richards Bay Airport, Richards Bay, South Africa
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500+ Trusted Providers:

Cheapest Car Hire Rates

Mini
Toyota Agya or comparable
Toyota Agya
  • 4
  • 1
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Man.
Firefly
£ 10.42 per day
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Economy
Ford Figo AMB or comparable
Ford Figo AMB
  • 4
  • 4
  • A/C
  • Man.
SIXT
£ 16.84 per day
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Compact
Toyota Corolla Quest or comparable
Toyota Corolla Quest
  • 5
  • 2
  • 4
  • A/C
  • Man.
Hertz
£ 19.21 per day
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Intermediate
Toyota Avanza or comparable
Toyota Avanza
  • 5
  • 2
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Auto.
Europcar
£ 22.54 per day
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Most Popular Car Hire Offers

Standard
Toyota Corolla Quest or comparable
Toyota Corolla Quest
  • 4x
  • 3x
  • 4x
  • A/C
  • Auto.
Keddy
£ 28.32 / per day
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Full-size
Toyota Fortuner or comparable
Toyota Fortuner
  • 7x
  • 2x
  • 4x
  • A/C
  • Auto.
Budget
£ 60.16 / per day
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Premium
Mercedes Benz C Class or comparable
Mercedes Benz C Class
  • 5x
  • 3x
  • 4x
  • A/C
  • Auto.
Avis
£ 61.27 / per day
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Standard Elite
Audi A3 or comparable
Audi A3
  • 4x
  • 2x
  • 4x
  • A/C
  • Auto.
Europcar
£ 37.32 / 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 02:02 on 2021-03-01.

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%

Airport information

Score
0.0
  • Getting to the airport 0.0
  • Check-in desks 0.0
  • Facilities and services 0.0
  • Wi-Fi connectivity 0.0
  • Dining and car hire services 0.0
  • Lounge 0.0

Richards Bay Airport (RCB)

  • IATA: RCB
  • ICAO: FARB
  • Name: Richards Bay Airport (RCB)
  • Size: Medium Airport
  • Passengers (per year): 83,069
  • Distance from the city centre: 2.5 miles / 4 km NE of town

Top 20 Destinations around Richards Bay Airport

  1. 135.7 km / 84.3 miles away
  2. Car Hire at Pietermaritzburg Airport starting at £ 10.42 per day
    193.3 km / 120.1 miles away
  3. Car Hire at Nelspruit Airport starting at £ 14.60 per day
    378.3 km / 235.1 miles away
  4. 385.5 km / 239.5 miles away
  5. 477.6 km / 296.8 miles away
  6. Car Hire at Pretoria Hatfield starting at £ 13.21 per day
    506.1 km / 314.5 miles away
  7. Car Hire at Wonderboom Airport starting at £ 9.72 per day
    513.7 km / 319.2 miles away
  8. Car Hire at Johannesburg Lanseria Airport starting at £ 10.42 per day
    516.0 km / 320.6 miles away
  9. Car Hire at Bloemfontein Airport starting at £ 7.66 per day
    565.2 km / 351.2 miles away
  10. Car Hire at Polokwane Airport starting at £ 7.66 per day
    604.0 km / 375.3 miles away
  11. Car Hire at East London Airport starting at £ 10.42 per day
    627.8 km / 390.1 miles away
  12. 673.5 km / 418.5 miles away
  13. Car Hire at Kimberley Airport starting at £ 7.66 per day
    714.3 km / 443.8 miles away
  14. 735.8 km / 457.2 miles away
  15. Car Hire at Port Elizabeth Airport starting at £ 7.66 per day
    847.4 km / 526.5 miles away
  16. Car Hire at Sishen Airport starting at £ 6.91 per day
    899.2 km / 558.8 miles away
  17. Car Hire at Upington Airport starting at £ 10.42 per day
    1058.3 km / 657.6 miles away
  18. Car Hire at George Airport starting at £ 7.66 per day
    1091.9 km / 678.4 miles away
  19. Car Hire Paarl Val De Vie starting at £ 13.44 per day
    1367.6 km / 849.8 miles away
  20. Car Hire at Cape Town Airport starting at £ 7.66 per day
    1405.4 km / 873.3 miles away

Map of Car Hire Destinations

During which month is it most affordable to hire a car at Richards Bay Airport?

Our data show how prices for hiring a car at Richards Bay Airport fluctuate depending on the time of the year. This graph can assist you in finding the best bargain.
Average Price for Hiring a Car at Richards Bay Airport
January
February
March
£ 21.73
April
May
June
July
£ 29.39
August
£ 9.51
September
£ 19.02
October
November
£ 34.86
December
The cheapest month to hire a car at Richards Bay Airport is September with prices starting at £ 9.51 for an Economy class cars. The most expensive month in which to hire a car is December with prices for for a Compact class) starting at £ 34.86. The average cost over the course of the entire year is £ 10. 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’s the most popular hire length at Richards Bay Airport?

Hirers picking up a car at Richards Bay Airport keep them for an average of 14 days during in March, while those picking up their cars in April keep them for an average of 4.
Average Hire Length at Richards Bay Airport
9
January
8
February
14
March
4
April
5
May
4
June
7
July
7
August
4
September
6
October
7
November
6
December

Which month sees the highest demand for car hire at Richards Bay Airport?

Though Richards Bay Airport is popular for travellers all year long, the month with the highest demand for hire cars is in December. January is the month that sees the lowest demand for hire cars.
Popularity by Monthly Searches
79%
January
95%
February
105%
March
127%
April
92%
May
80%
June
81%
July
84%
August
100%
September
110%
October
106%
November
141%
December

Most Popular Car Hire Models

Hire Agency Model Doors Luggage Type
Firefly Toyota Starlet 5 1 Small cars
Firefly Toyota Agya 5 1 Small cars
SIXT Ford Ranger Double Cab 4 2 Large cars

Top 7 Hire Companies at Richards Bay Airport in 2021

Hertz
Hertz
Outstanding 8.9
+270357861201
Fish Eagle Flight, Richards Bay airport, Richards Bay, 3900
£ 13 - £ 49
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:12:00-14:00
SIXT
SIXT
Outstanding 8.7
+27112309999
Richards Bay Airport, Fish Eagle Flight Crescent, Richards Bay, 3900
£ 15 - £ 80
Keddy
Keddy
Outstanding 8.7
+27357860896
AIRPORT BUILDING
£ 15 - £ 60
Working hours
Mon:07:00-18:00
Tue:07:00-18:00
Wed:07:00-18:00
Thu:07:00-18:00
Fri:07:00-18:00
Sat:09:30-11:00
Europcar
Europcar
Outstanding 8.6
+27357860896
Richards Bay Airport, Richards Bay, 3900, South Africa
£ 15 - £ 59
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
Avis
Avis
Outstanding 8.5
+27357868100
30 Fish Eagle Flight, Birdswood, Richards Bay, 3900, South Africa
£ 18 - £ 76
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
Budget
Budget
Outstanding 8.5
+27357868100
Richards Bay Airport
£ 23 - £ 60
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
Thrifty ZA
Thrifty ZA
Outstanding 8.2
+27357861404
Richards Bay Airport, Fish Eagle Flight Road, Birdswood, Richards Bay, 3900
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:08:30-12:30
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