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Cape Town City Centre Car Rental

Get around the vibrant heart of the Mother City with Cape Town City Centre car rental from Drive South Africa – the simplest, most affordable way to explore the city at your leisure. Nestled under the slopes of Table Mountain, the City Centre is an important destination for both leisure and business travel. Many global corporates, national headquarters and thriving businesses are found here, along with the acclaimed International Convention Centre, many tourist attractions, the popular Long Street and a diversity of accommodation, shops, restaurants and facilities.

Key things that you will want to see and do once you have collected your hired car include a walk down Long Street, a trip to Green Market Square, a visit to the South African National Museum and National Art Gallery, a trip up the mountain in a cable car, a stroll through the nearby Bo Kaap area and wining and dining at a plethora of restaurants that cater to every taste.

Cape Town City Centre Car Rental

Drive South Africa works with a broad network of renowned rental companies to bring you the best rates on short and longer term car rental in Cape Town City Centre. Choose from a huge range of vehicles such as standard cars, luxury cars, 4x4s, SUVs and MPVs, vans and even campers to find one that best suits your requirements, then book online through our secure website. Rates can be compared for each vehicle to give you the best deal, while those in the city for longer stays can select a monthly rental plan to save even further.

Once payment has been made and the booking confirmed, you simply need to head to the nearest rental branch in the City Centre to collect your vehicle. The Waterfront, Camps Bay and many other hotspots are a mere minutes from the City Centre, while many other attractions are found over the rest of the peninsula too. Book your Cape Town City Centre car rental from Drive South Africa today to begin your very own self-drive adventure.

Branches in Cape Town City Centre
  • Bidvest Car Rental Cape Town City Centre

    Corner of Bree and Riebeek Streets
    33 Bree Street
    Cape Town

    Business Hours
    Monday - Friday : 07:00 - 18:00
    Saturday - Sunday : 08:00 - 14:00
    Sunday - Sunday : 08:00 - 14:00

    Key Drop Safe: No

  • Europcar Cape Town City Centre

    Shop No. 2, Quayside
    34 Prestwitch Street
    Cnr Buitengracht
    Cape Town City Centre

    Business Hours
    Monday - Friday : 07:00 - 18:00
    Saturday - Sunday : 07:00 - 14:00

    Key Drop Safe: No

  • Europcar The Westin Cape Town

    Westin Grand Hotel Cape Town Arabella Quays Convention Square Lower Long Street Cape Town

    Business Hours
    Monday - Sunday : 07:30 - 17:30

    Key Drop Safe: No

  • First Car Rental Cape Town City Centre

    49 Loop Street,
    Cape Town

    Business Hours
    Monday - Friday : 07:00 - 18:00
    Saturday - Sunday : 07:00 - 14:00

    Key Drop Safe: No

  • Hertz Cape Town City Centre

    40 Loop Street

    Business Hours
    Monday - Friday : 07:00 - 18:00
    Saturday - Sunday : 07:00 - 14:00

    Key Drop Safe: No

  • Tempest Car Hire Cape Town City Centre

    Corner Wale and Buitengracht Street, Cape Town

    Business Hours
    Monday - Friday : 07:00 - 18:00
    Saturday - Sunday : 08:00 - 13:00

    Key Drop Safe: No

  • Thrifty Car Rental Cape Town City Centre

    Corner of 126 Buitengracht Str and Wale Str
    Hilton Hotel
    Cape Town

    Business Hours
    Monday - Friday : 07:00 - 21:00
    Saturday - Sunday : 07:00 - 21:00

    Key Drop Safe: No

Related FAQ's

When is the best time to visit De Hoop Nature Reserve?

August to November is the best time to visit De Hoop Nature Reserve. During this time, you will be able to watch whales on the sea.

If you hike one of the inland De Hoop trails you’ll be knee-high in fynbos – yellows, corals, pinks, purples and 100s of shades of green. Among more than 1 500 plant species are found in the area, gorgeous, rare proteas of different sizes and colours proliferate.

When is the best time to visit the wildflowers of Western Cape and Namaqualand?

The wildflowers of the Western Cape and Namaqualand are best seen in early spring during August and September.

When is the best time to visit Table Mountain?

Late September is the best time to visit Table Mountain - when the snow has melted away and the brilliant autumn colours are starting.

When is the best time to visit Cape Town?

The best time for Cape Town beach holiday is from late January to late April - and from October to April is during the dry season.

What are the requirements to rent a car?

You must have 3-year driver’s license and a valid ID.

Branches in Cape Town City Centre
  • Bidvest Car Rental Cape Town City Centre

    Corner of Bree and Riebeek Streets
    33 Bree Street
    Cape Town

    Business Hours
    Monday - Friday : 07:00 - 18:00
    Saturday - Sunday : 08:00 - 14:00
    Sunday - Sunday : 08:00 - 14:00

    Key Drop Safe: No

  • Europcar Cape Town City Centre

    Shop No. 2, Quayside
    34 Prestwitch Street
    Cnr Buitengracht
    Cape Town City Centre

    Business Hours
    Monday - Friday : 07:00 - 18:00
    Saturday - Sunday : 07:00 - 14:00

    Key Drop Safe: No

  • Europcar The Westin Cape Town

    Westin Grand Hotel Cape Town Arabella Quays Convention Square Lower Long Street Cape Town

    Business Hours
    Monday - Sunday : 07:30 - 17:30

    Key Drop Safe: No

  • First Car Rental Cape Town City Centre

    49 Loop Street,
    Cape Town

    Business Hours
    Monday - Friday : 07:00 - 18:00
    Saturday - Sunday : 07:00 - 14:00

    Key Drop Safe: No

  • Hertz Cape Town City Centre

    40 Loop Street

    Business Hours
    Monday - Friday : 07:00 - 18:00
    Saturday - Sunday : 07:00 - 14:00

    Key Drop Safe: No

  • Tempest Car Hire Cape Town City Centre

    Corner Wale and Buitengracht Street, Cape Town

    Business Hours
    Monday - Friday : 07:00 - 18:00
    Saturday - Sunday : 08:00 - 13:00

    Key Drop Safe: No

  • Thrifty Car Rental Cape Town City Centre

    Corner of 126 Buitengracht Str and Wale Str
    Hilton Hotel
    Cape Town

    Business Hours
    Monday - Friday : 07:00 - 21:00
    Saturday - Sunday : 07:00 - 21:00

    Key Drop Safe: No

Rental Options in Cape Town City Centre
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