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Nelspruit Car Rental

As Mpumalanga’s largest town and gateway to the Kruger Park, Nelspruit car rental is a practical solution for visitors traveling via Mpumalanga Kruger International Airport to the Kruger National Park and beyond.

Nelspruit Car Hire Options

Drive South Africa has access to an extensive Nelspruit car hire fleet, supplied through our national network of car hire affiliates. Our affiliates are some of South Africa’s most prominent car hire companies, boasting international repute. Our comprehensive fleet of vehicles comprises of low mileage, late model rental cars, designed to meet your needs and match your budget. Car hire through Drive South Africa affords you a number of options when renting one of our vehicles, from limited and unlimited mileage options, long-term rental deals and manual or automatic car hire packages. Our vehicles range from high-end luxury vehicles, 4x4 hire, camper van rental and cheap car hire. Nelspruit attracts a local and international crowd, our wide range of cars and rental options are designed to accommodate everyone’s preferences.

Drive South Africa ensures your hire car is covered for after sales service, breakdown cover and roadside assistance. Our affiliation with South Africa’s largest car hire companies, with proven international car rental reputations, afford you peace of mind when booking a Drive South Africa car hire for your holiday car rental.

We’ve been putting tourists, travellers, and adventurers in Nelspruit rental cars since 2002. Our local knowledge, experience and qualified consultants equip us to place you at the wheel of a Nelspruit hire car best suited to your needs and budget.

Drive South Africa Online Car Hire Booking System

Drive South Africa’s Nelspruit online car hire booking system provides a secure and easy to use on line reservation service. Your online car hire is booked on your behalf by Drive South Africa through an affiliate car hire company, securing you the vehicle of your choice with minimal effort. We accept Mastercard, VISA, American Express and Diners Club for online payments.
Use our online system to compare cheap car hire quotes, and online car hire rates. It’s accurate, quick to use and there’s no obligation.

Nelspruit Car Rental

[Photo by: Joao Aguiar]

Nelspruit Car Rental Insurance

Our online reservation system allows you to select the level of car rental insurance you want to cover your hire car for the duration of the lease. Compare car hire insurance offered by Drive South Africa on the vehicle of your choice. We offer standard and super insurance cover on all our vehicles, and a no insurance excess and a max insurance policy on our most popular vehicles.

Nelspruit Car Hire Convenience

The proximity of Nelspruit and Mpumalanga Kruger International Airport to the Kruger National Park sees throngs of visitors pass through the airport terminal and the town en route to the Park. The Kruger is between a six and eight-hour drive from Johannesburg, a flight to Nelspruit not only saves time, but also alleviates time spent driving. The Kruger National Park is well paved, but it’s also the size of Israel, and you’ll be spending a decent period of time behind the wheel viewing the ample wildlife inhabiting the park. Flying to Mpumalanga Kruger International Airport and hiring a Nelspruit rental car is a convenient alternative to renting a car at Johannesburg Airport and driving to Nelspruit. Self-drive through the Kruger Park is the best way to experience the park.

Drive South Africa’s national car hire network makes returning your rental car a convenient part of your holiday, simply drop-off you rental at one of our affiliate’s numerous locations in towns and cities across South Africa. Rental car travel across neighbouring country borders is available to Drive South Africa customers, by arrangement you may take your Nelspruit rental car into the following countries:

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

Please confirm if any restrictions apply to your rental vehicle travelling into any of these countries.

Nelspruit Car Hire Best Prices

Drive South Africa conducts car hire reviews across the South African car hire industry to ensure we continue to bring you the best offers for cheap car rental in Nelspruit. Our website allows you to compare car hire prices and review our range of rental cars, including camper rental and 4x4 hire.

Please refer to the website for car rental Nelspruit discount specials, long-term car hire prices and monthly car rental rates as well as details for Mpumalanga Kruger International Airport car hire, Johannesburg Airport car hire and Johannesburg car rental offers.

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Related FAQ's

Is self-driving allowed in Pilanesberg National Park?

Yes, self-driving is allowed in Pilanesberg National Park. Self-drive in Pilanesberg is the best way to explore the park. However, You don’t need to drive a 4wd - 2wd sedans are suitable, though you will be better off with a higher car.

How do you calculate rental days for car rental?

Car hire suppliers work on a 24 hour time period from the time of collection to calculate your rental “days”.  If you rent from Friday 09:00am to Saturday 09:00am it is considered one day. If you rent from Friday 09:00am to Saturday 11:00am you have passed 24 hours and will pay for a second rental day. No grace period is granted when a rental vehicle is returned late.

Does South Africa have any decent galleries or museums?

Due to South Africa’s extensive history and diverse culture there is a wealth of museums and art galleries to enjoy all over the country. Check out this rough museum guide here

Wouldn’t I get a better rental rate if I go directly to the car rental supplier?

Drive South Africa has negotiated discounted rates from all the major suppliers due to our buying power. We are, therefore, able to offer an exceptionally good rate to the consumer along with excellent service and a simple booking process.

Do you offer baby seats with your rental vehicles?

Yes. Please request one at time of reservation to ensure that we have one allocated for you.

This is important over peak season especially when baby seats may be in short supply.

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