Johannesburg Car Rentals

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Johannesburg, South Africa
28 Jan — 4 Feb
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When is it cheapest to rent a car in Johannesburg?


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The cheapest time to rent a car in Johannesburg is in November. The price is 36% lower than the rest of the year at just 18 C$ per day. The most expensive month is July. If you are looking for a specific car type, consider renting an economy car in September. The price of a car rental in Johannesburg can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your rental car.

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Car Rental in Johannesburg

So far in January there have been 418 searches on momondo for car rental in Johannesburg.

What cleaning measures are being taken by Johannesburg car rental companies to control the spread of COVID-19?

Avis, Sixt, and Hertz are some of the companies offering enhanced cleaning options to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in Johannesburg. Vehicles are always cleaned regularly, however, rental companies are now going above and beyond to ensure cars are sanitized. You can check to see all rental companies in Johannesburg offering this service by searching and filtering for that option on momondo. As things change, so do policies. We’ll do our best to stay on top of things, but always be sure to check with the provider directly.

Which car rental agency in Johannesburg has the cheapest rental car prices?

Daily rates from Woodford are typically the cheapest, with an average price of 41 C$/day when getting a rental car in Johannesburg. The absolute cheapest price found at their location in Johannesburg is 12 C$/day.

Is there a fee to cancel my Johannesburg car rental?

The majority of car rental agencies in Johannesburg offer free cancellation. momondo will always tell you whether or not rental car centres such as Avis, Sixt, and Hertz have a cancellation fee for travellers who have last-minute itinerary changes.

What is the best type of car to rent in Johannesburg during February?

Renting a standard in Johannesburg during the month of February is what most travellers prefer. With temperatures averaging 18 °C and precipitation around 80 mm during February, a standard is more than capable of handling these weather conditions. This is the perfect rental car type for wet roads and above-freezing temperatures. Renting a Standard in Johannesburg will cost you 50 C$/day on average.

Which rental car company in Johannesburg has the most locations?

Firefly has the most locations in Johannesburg with 7 locations. At those locations, momondo users can typically find car rental rates of 14 C$/day.

What is the speed limit in Johannesburg?

Travellers who rent a car in Johannesburg should be aware that the city’s speed limit is 40 km/h. Suburban speed limits around Johannesburg are generally 100 km/h, whereas speed limits on highways are 120 km/h. Keep in mind that speeds may change depending on what road you’re travelling on, so be on the lookout for posted signage.

What is the weather like in Johannesburg, South Africa in January?

In January, Johannesburg usually gets 120 mm of precipitation and has an average temperature of 20 °C. This information can be very helpful when looking at rental cars in Johannesburg as it can help you make the best decision.

What car would momondo recommend based on the weather in January?

Temperatures in Johannesburg are usually high during January so momondo would recommend renting a convertible to take advantage of the nice weather.

Is the weather in Johannesburg similar to the rest of Gauteng?

The climate in Gauteng during January is usually 20 °C with an expected 120 mm of precipitation throughout the month. Those looking to rent a car and leave from Johannesburg on a road trip to the surrounding area should take note of this information.

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