Drive South Africa Vehicle Hire

Vehicle Hire

Drive South Africa gives you excellent value vehicle hire with the lowest rates, professional service and the freedom to explore Africa without restrictions. Affordable vehicle hire in Southern Africa and Eastern Africa is Drive South Africa’s specialty.

As a vehicle rental company we offer a comprehensive range of automobiles across an extensive car hire network, catering to both local and international markets. Our range extends from budget vehicle hire to luxury vehicle rental, for short term or long-term car rental in Southern Africa.

Drive South Africa Vehicle Rental

Drive South Africa offers only late model, low mileage automobiles, all available online through our user-friendly online booking system. Reservations are made on your behalf through Southern Africa’s most prominent national vehicle hire companies. These established companies offer you nation-wide support and after sales service, ensuring that your car hire will be covered by their roadside assistance policy. Drive South Africa’s association with these national rental companies ensures that you have convenient access to cars in numerous locations across the country. We cover all airport vehicle hire and city car rental. You’ll never be far from a rental branch, a pick-up or drop off location.

Just because you’ve found cheap vehicle hire in South Africa doesn’t mean you’ll relinquish your right to comprehensive national assistance for break down cover or customer service, Drive South Africa ensures all its customers receive a professional and courteous service.

Vehicle Hire

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Online Vehicle Hire Booking Service

As an online transport provider, Drive South Africa offers an extensive range of choices covering unlimited mileage, numerous drop-off locations and a number of car insurance options to enable you to find the best package to suit your budget when traveling South Africa. Vehicle hire insurance is always a concern when renting a car, Drive South Africa offers customers a choice of standard insurance cover and super insurance cover on all models, and a zero insurance excess option on our most popular rentals.

Cheap Vehicle Rental South Africa

We frequently compare our vehicle rental prices to ensure we continue to bring you the lowest rates for car hire in South Africa. Cheap vehicle hire, economy car rental, or perhaps you prefer to see the country from the luxury of a high end automobile, Drive South Africa is a specialist rental company, we’ve got a car to help you to explore Southern Africa.  Our car rental policy allows cross border travel into the following countries:

  • Botswana
  • Lesotho
  • Mozambique
  • Namibia
  • Swaziland
  • Zambia
  • Zimbabwe

Please confirm with one of our travel consultants what is required when traveling across international borders in your rental car.

Vehicle Hire Specials

Self-drive holidays allow visitors to travel at their own pace, without the constraints of a scheduled tour. Drive South Africa promotes long-term vehicle hire and monthly specials to facilitate extended self-drive holidays through Africa. Our website has details of seasonal specials, airport rental deals and off peak rental rates.

Drive South Africa Vehicle Range

We offer an extensive range of vehicles across all classes. Our range covers cheap car rental, sedans, luxury cars, executive car rental, SUVs and 4x4 hire, campervans and motorhome rental.

4x4 Vehicles in Africa

Africa presents the 4x4 enthusiast with a playground of off road adventure. Drive South Africa offers a wide range of 4x4 vehicles for hire in Africa. 4x4 rental vehicles can be provided fully equipped for up to 5 adults. We offer rates with and without camping equipment.

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Rental ConsultantsWould you rather chat to a consultant? Send an email or phone us:+27 21 423 1912


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