East London

Cheap Car Hire in East London

East London, South Africa
Jul 6 — Jul 13
Same drop-off
East London, South Africa
Wed 6/7
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Wed 13/7
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East London Car Rentals in 2022

Most popular company1FIRSTCARRENTAL
Price of petrol per litreR23,78
Average price per dayR35
Cheapest price per dayR23

What is the cheapest time to hire a car in East London?

January

R462

February

R526

March

R622

April

R670

May

R574

June

R494

July

R414

August

R398

September

R430

October

R510

November

R478

December

R590

Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in East London 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.

Popular Car Types in East London

Top rental agencies in East London

All major car rental suppliers in East London
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1,9

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1,9

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1,9

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Best East London Car Rental Deals Found

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Car Rental FAQs

What are the required documents to rent a car in East London?

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.

What are the rules for driving in East London?

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.

What type of car is suggested for driving in East London?

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.

Where are the best places to park in East London?

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.

What is the cheapest hire car found in East London?

In the past two weeks, Cheapflights users have found many deals under R565/day when booking a car hire in East London. The absolute best deal a user found was for R365/day from Bidvest, booked on Jul. 28.

What car rental company is typically the cheapest in East London?

According to our data, users have found the cheapest deals when booking a car hire in East London from the following companies over the past two weeks: GREEN MOTION (R340/day), Bluu (R518/day), and 1First Car Rental (R716/day).

What are gas prices like in East London?

The average price of petrol in East London is R23,78/litre over the past month, costing you anywhere between R1 070 and R1 545 to fill up a car’s fuel tank.

How much does it cost to hire a car in East London for a week from 1First Car Rental?

1First Car Rental offers hire cars in East London for about R3 312 per week on average.

How far in advance should I hire a car in East London for the best price?

Booking in advance not only ensures a better chance of getting your vehicle of choice, it can save you up to 16% on your car hire. For a below average price in East London, Cheapflights recommends booking your car hire at least 90 days in advance.

Can I rent a car for a month in East London?

Yes, you can hire a car for a month in East London check Cheapflights for the latest prices and car type availability.

How much does it cost to rent a car in East London for a 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 in East London can cost you on average R14 194 a month or R473 a day. For extended stays in a location, this option will usually save you the most.

How much is a car hire in East London for a weekend?

It costs R804 for a weekend car hire in East London, on average. The cheapest type of car hire you can book on any given weekend is the Mini as prices are generally lower for these hire types due to demand and availability. If you’re planning to book a hire car in East London in July, prices are R638 per day on average.

What car do most people hire in East London?

The most popular car to hire while in East London is the Class Mini Car, which is a Mini vehicle.

Small Car Hire in East London

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