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Cheap Car Hire in Mthatha from R270

This price is the cheapest per day rate found by a Cheapflights user in the last 72 hours by searching for a car hire in Mthatha with a pick-up date of 1/7 and drop-off date of 31/7. Fares are subject to change and may not be available at all agencies or on all dates of hire. Click the price to replicate the search for this deal.
Driver's age: 26-65
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Mthatha car hires in 2024

Get helpful information to start your search for the perfect car hire in Mthatha. The average price data is based on the last 12 months and was last updated on 21 June 2024.

Most popular company

HERTZ

Price of petrol per litre

R22,88

Average price per day

R984

Cheapest price per day

R270

What is the cheapest time to rent a car in Mthatha?

Discover the most affordable period to rent a car in Mthatha and save money on your trip. The monthly average price data is based on historical data over the last year and was last updated on 21 June 2024.

January

R540

February

R630

March

R594

April

R756

May

R720

June

R612

July

R504

August

R594

September

R486

October

R486

November

R504

December

R522

Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in Mthatha is September. 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 Mthatha

Explore the most popular car models available for hire in Mthatha and choose the one that suits your needs. The price data is sourced from various car hire companies and was last updated on 21 June 2024.

In Mthatha, there are 18 active hire locations from 16 car hire companies. small car is the cheapest car type to hire in Mthatha in the past week - currently priced from R270/day. View deals for 4 car types available to hire in this destination:

Economy

Economy

Compact

Compact

Intermediate

Intermediate

People carrier

People carrier

Full-size SUV

Full-size SUV

Mini

Mini

Passenger van

Passenger van

Intermediate SUV

Intermediate SUV

Compare available car types for rental in Mthatha

Compare and contrast the various car types offered for hire in Mthatha to find the perfect fit for your trip. Price data is based on averages over the last 12 months and was last updated on 21 June 2024.

Small cars

R494 - R788

All Car Types

R828 - R1 705

To hire a small car in Mthatha, South Africa, you would pay an average price of R610/day. October is the cheapest month to hire a small car in Mthatha, South Africa (~R494/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is April (~R788/day). In fact, October is about 20% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a small car hire for Mthatha. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Mthatha, renting a small car saves you 46% in costs. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity. Here are the best Mthatha small car hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a medium car in Mthatha, South Africa, you would pay an average price of R1 284/day. January is the cheapest month to hire a medium car in Mthatha, South Africa (~R806/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is February (~R1 719/day). In fact, January is about 38% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a medium car hire for Mthatha. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Mthatha, renting a medium car is 14% more expensive. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity. Here are the best Mthatha medium car hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a large car in Mthatha, South Africa, you would pay an average price of R2 164/day. May is the cheapest month to hire a large car in Mthatha, South Africa (~R1 557/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is February (~R3 426/day). In fact, May is about 29% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a large car hire for Mthatha. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Mthatha, renting a large car is 49% more expensive. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity.

To hire a SUV in Mthatha, South Africa, you would pay an average price of R1 749/day. October is the cheapest month to hire a SUV in Mthatha, South Africa (~R1 230/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is February (~R3 000/day). In fact, October is about 30% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a SUV hire for Mthatha. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Mthatha, renting a SUV is 37% more expensive. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity. Here are the best Mthatha SUV hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a van in Mthatha, South Africa, you would pay an average price of R1 881/day. June is the cheapest month to hire a van in Mthatha, South Africa (~R1 091/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is February (~R2 419/day). In fact, June is about 42% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a van hire for Mthatha. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Mthatha, renting a van is 41% more expensive. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity. Here are the best Mthatha van hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a pickup truck in Mthatha, South Africa, you would pay an average price of R1 499/day. May is the cheapest month to hire a pickup truck in Mthatha, South Africa (~R1 393/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is July (~R2 257/day). In fact, May is about 8% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a pickup truck hire for Mthatha. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Mthatha, renting a pickup truck is 26% more expensive. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity.

To hire a luxury car in Mthatha, South Africa, you would pay an average price of R1 614/day. March is the cheapest month to hire a luxury car in Mthatha, South Africa (~R1 602/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is July (~R3 875/day). In fact, March is about 1% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a luxury car hire for Mthatha. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Mthatha, renting a luxury car is 31% more expensive. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity.

Renault KwidR270/day
2
M
A/C
Renault Kwid
Ford FiestaR314/day
2
M
A/C
Ford Fiesta
Ford FiestaR376/day
2
M
A/C
Ford Fiesta

Top rental agencies in Mthatha

Explore the leading car hire agencies in Mthatha known for their outstanding service and extensive range of vehicles to choose from. There are currently 8 car hire companies in Mthatha. Reviews were last updated on 21 June 2024.
Hire a car with one of the top providers serving the Mthatha area such as Budget, Firefly and keddy by Europcar. Skim reviews, hire company locations, prices, and more before making your decision.

Budget

10,0
Wonderful
1 review1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

10,0

Comfort

10,0

Overall

10,0

Pick-up/drop-off

10,0

Value

10,0

Firefly

1 location

keddy by Europcar

1 location

Avis

1 location

1First Car Rental

1 location

Hertz

1 location

Europcar

1 location

GREEN MOTION

2 locations

Best Mthatha car hire deals found

Browse through a selection of recently found affordable car hiredeals in Mthatha. Plan your trip with ease and find the perfect rental option for your needs. There are currently 8 hire car agencies in Mthatha with an average daily rate of R797. Data was last updated on 21 June 2024.
Some of the most attractive options when it comes to hiring a car in Mthatha. If these deals don't completely appeal to you, check back soon for alternative offers.
Renault KwidR270/day
2
M
A/C
Renault Kwid
Ford FiestaR314/day
2
M
A/C
Ford Fiesta
Ford FiestaR376/day
2
M
A/C
Ford Fiesta

Car hire FAQs

Find answers to frequently asked questions about car hires in Mthatha, including policies, requirements, and more. FAQs were last updated on 21 June 2024.
  • What is the cheapest hire car found in Mthatha?

    In the past two weeks, Cheapflights users have found many deals under R984/day when booking a car hire in Mthatha. The absolute best deal a user found was for R526/day from Firefly, booked on Jun. 16.

  • What car hire company is typically the cheapest in Mthatha?

    According to our data, users have found the cheapest deals when booking a car hire in Mthatha from the following companies over the past two weeks: Avis (R270/day), Bluu (R314/day), and Firefly (R648/day).

  • What are petrol prices like in Mthatha?

    The average price of petrol in Mthatha is R22,88/litre over the past month, costing you anywhere between R1 029 and R1 487 to fill up a car’s fuel tank.

  • How much does it cost to hire a car in Mthatha for a week from Hertz?

    Hertz is one of the most popular car hire companies in Mthatha, offering car hire for around R11 842 per week on average.

  • How far in advance should I hire a car in Mthatha for the best price?

    Hiring your favourite car model can become more difficult the closer you are to your desired travel date. It’s ideal to book early to have that peace of mind. An early booking can save you up to 89% in Mthatha - we recommend booking at least 22days in advance.

  • Can I rent a car for a month in Mthatha?

    Yes, cars are available to be hired for an entire month in Mthatha.

  • How much does it cost to rent a car in Mthatha for a month?

    Typically, a monthly car hire in Mthatha can be found for R50 752. You can find car hire deals to be on average R1 692 a day.

  • How much is a car hire in Mthatha for a weekend?

    R1 624 is typically the average cost for a hire car for the weekend in Mthatha, though this could vary depending on the time of year. If you’re on a budget when travelling to Mthatha, then opt for a Mini hire vehicle - these tend to be the most affordable on weekends. In the month of July, you can expect to find car hire prices on Cheapflights for as low as R952/day.

  • What car do most people hire in Mthatha?

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

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Small car hires in Mthatha

Find small car hire deals in Mthatha from well-known providers in the area and save on gas mileage with the options provided below. small car hires in Mthatha cost an average of R555 per day. Price data was last updated on 21 June 2024.
Renault KwidR270/day
2
M
A/C
Renault Kwid
Renault KwidR289/day
2
M
A/C
Renault Kwid
Renault KwidR311/day
2
M
A/C
Renault Kwid

Van hires in Mthatha

Find people carrier hire deals in Mthatha from well-known providers in the area and save on gas mileage with the options provided below. people carrier hires in Mthatha cost an average of R1 488 per day. Price data was last updated on 21 June 2024.
These are some of the best deals we've found on van hires in the Mthatha area at the moment. For alternative options, come back soon as deals are refreshed frequently.
Suzuki ErtigaR582/day
5
M
A/C
Suzuki Ertiga
Suzuki ErtigaR635/day
5
M
A/C
Suzuki Ertiga
Suzuki ErtigaR648/day
5
M
A/C
Suzuki Ertiga

Car hires by fuel type in Mthatha

Browse car hires by fuel type in Mthatha. Deals were last updated on 21 June 2024.

Browse through car hire deals by fuel type in Mthatha. There is currently 1 fuel type to choose from.

Petrol/Diesel

Petrol/Diesel

Airport car hires in Mthatha
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