|Most popular company||1FIRSTCARRENTAL|
|Price of petrol per litre||R23,38|
|Average price per day||R35|
|Cheapest price per day||R23|
Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car at East London Airport is August. The most expensive time to rent a car is April. The cheapest prices for each month are shown above, but prices will vary based on availability, how far out you book your rental car, and of course, car type.
If you would like to use car rentals in East London, then you will need to present the East London car rentals company with a valid driver’s license and a passport as proof of identity. You may be asked to show an International Driver’s Permit so we recommend that you get this before travelling. Most East London car rental companies require you to cover the deposit with a major credit or debit card, and you will need to be 21 years old as a minimum to use rental cars in East London. If you are younger than 25 then they may apply a young driver's fee. Some companies may also ask you to show proof of return travel and accommodation information.
When using your car rentals in East London you will need to drive on the left-hand side of the road and overtake on the right. The blood alcohol limit is 80mg per 100ml of blood. All passengers in rental cars in East London must wear their seatbelt, and you can only use cell phones if it is hands-free. Speeds are displayed in miles per hour (mph). Consult with East London's motor vehicle authorities to ensure you are up to date on any recent law changes.
There are plenty of options when it comes to cheap car rentals in East London, and we suggest renting a compact car or an economy car to travel around the city. As they are smaller, they are better equipped for driving in the city and can make parking easier. If you plan on exploring outside of the city then you may want to consider some cheap car rentals in East London that offer you SUVs as they will be more spacious and better equipped for driving in the countryside.
Parking your car rentals in East London can be quite stressful particularly if you are looking for on-street parking. Parking meters are common and you will need to display your ticket on the dashboard. There are also some apps that you can download and use to pay for your parking. Otherwise we recommend parking your rental cars in public or private car parks, and there are a few places that are free for a few hours while the majority require you to pay.
In the past two weeks, Cheapflights users have found many deals under R560/day when booking a car hire at East London Airport. The absolute best deal a user found was for R361/day from Bidvest, booked on Jul. 28.
There are 1 car hire providers located at East London Airport. The following companies can be found near the East London Airport car rental counter:
According to our data, users have found the cheapest deals when booking a car hire at East London Airport from the following companies over the past two weeks: GREEN MOTION (R338/day), Bluu (R516/day), and Thrifty (R628/day).
1First Car Rental is one of the most popular car hire companies at East London Airport, offering car hire for around R3 278 per week on average.
Our data suggests that booking early can save you up to 16% on a hire car at East London Airport. Take advantage of below-average prices by booking at least 90 days prior to your desired date.
Typically, how long you can hire a car for depends on the inventory of the supplier. For East London Airport however, it is certainly possible to rent a car for an entire month.
You can potentially save up to 60% on a month-long rental by booking with Bidvest. Bidvest is the cheapest rental company available within the next few months. Renting a car at East London Airport can cost you on average R14 048 a month or R468 a day. For extended stays in a location, this option will usually save you the most.