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At the Johannesburg Airport we recommend the following car rental offers

from 17 $ per day

Small, agile and economical - that's all it takes!

e.g. VW Polo Vivo
14 Days from 01.10 - 15.10.2023
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from 18 $ per day

The most booked among rental cars

e.g. Toyota Corolla Quest
14 Days from 01.10 - 15.10.2023
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from 13 $ per day
All-round carefree package

This way nothing can go wrong - carefree and all inclusive!

e.g. Renault Kwid
14 Days from 01.10 - 15.10.2023
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Rent a Car at the Johannesburg Airport

In Johannesburg, get your rental car for your perfect summer directly at O. R. Tambo Airport. Book the rental car online in advance and pick it up right after your arrival at Johannesburg Airport. Start your unforgettable summer vacation in Johannesburg. Visit the Apartheid Museum, the Mandela House and look forward to an exciting safari in one of the national parks with your own rental car.

Frequently asked questions about car rental booking Johannesburg Airport

How much does a rental car cost at O. R. Tambo, Johannesburg Airport?

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A cheap rental car is available from as little as 89 $ per week. We compare the prices of all major car rental companies and show you the best deal, so you can find the perfect rental car for Johannesburg.

Particularly popular are small cars for the city, which you can rent from as little as 89 $ per week, or pick-ups and SUVs with all-wheel drive from 250 $ per week if you travel a lot in national parks. If you are traveling to O. R. Tambo Airport with the whole family, a family car is also suitable, which you can rent from 276 $ per week.

If you only need a rental car for one day, you can rent it for as little as 13 $ per day.

What do I have to consider with the rental car in South Africa?

  • Please note that in South Africa you have to drive on the left side of the road and you have to wear a seat belt.
  • Always keep to the blood alcohol limit of 0.5 per mille and to the maximum speeds of 60 km/h in the city, 100 km/h outside the city and 120 km/h on highways. High fines are imposed for violations of the rules.
  • Some sections of highways and country roads are subject to tolls. The fees vary depending on the region and distance.
  • It is not uncommon to encounter packed trucks or animals on the road. Therefore, always drive carefully and with foresight with your rental car.
  • If you want to take turns driving the rental car on a longer trip, you can specify an additional driver on site. In some offers an additional driver is already included in the rental price.

Can I book a rental car without excess at Johannesburg Airport?


A rental car without excess is already available from 13 $ per day. In the event of damage, no further costs will be incurred and you can continue your trip stress-free. To do this, simply check the box "Without deductible" in the search mask.

If you plan to spend a lot of time outdoors and off-road, glass, tire and underbody insurance is also recommended. In any case, read through the rental conditions to see if driving on off-road roads is allowed with the rental car.

With the right insurance, nothing stands in the way of an exciting trip through South Africa. Look forward to the Kruger National Park, the Apartheid Museum and a trip to Pretoria.

What extras are included in the price of the rental car at Johannesburg Airport?


Extras and inclusive services such as a navigation device, an additional driver or unlimited kilometer are already included in the rental price, depending on the offer. You can specify additional extras such as a child seat when booking in the reservation form under the item "Additional equipment" or alternatively in the field "Message to our service team". The applicable fees for this can be found in the rental terms and conditions and are usually payable upon acceptance of the rental car on site.

In addition, the price of the rental car always includes liability insurance. With the appropriate extras for your rental car nothing stands in the way of an unforgettable trip through South Africa.

Can I receive the rental car in Johannesburg also in the hotel?


If you want a hotel delivery, look for an offer near your hotel or place of stay, because airport stations rarely offer a delivery of the rental car. Check the rental conditions under the keyword "delivery" or "delivery" to see if this service is available. Here you will also find all the information on what costs are associated with the service of delivery.

If delivery is offered, please indicate the name and address of your hotel in the field "Message to our service team". As soon as there is a feedback from the landlord, you will be informed by our service team and you will receive the new voucher with the information of the delivery.

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