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Bloemfontein Car Rental Mini Guide

Bloemfontein is a small city with wide reaching suburbs. Most of the attractions are in the centre but in a hire car from Bloemfontein, you can explore the Karoo outside the city and the Mount Zebra National Park to the south of the city. To be sure to receive the hire car in Bloemfontein you want it is advisable to pre-book online and to guarantee the lowest car rental prices.
 
Car hire from Rhino can also be collected from Bloemfontein Airport, which last year saw nearly a quarter of a million domestic passengers from Cape Town, Johannesburg, Durban and Port Elizabeth. Many of these airports accept flights from other continents including Australia, Europe and other parts of Africa making it easy to reach the city.

Cheapest car hire in Bloemfontein

Mini

Datsun Go

4 Adults, 5 Doors

From 28.75 EUR/day
Datsun Go

7 Days rental at 201.31 EUR from 22/08/2022

  1 |
  Manual |
  Yes
Economy

Suzuki Swift

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 33.38 EUR/day
Suzuki Swift

7 Days rental at 233.68 EUR from 22/08/2022

  2 |
  Manual |
  Yes
Mini

Datsun Go

4 Adults, 5 Doors

From 35.76 EUR/day
Datsun Go

7 Days rental at 250.35 EUR from 22/08/2022

  1 |
  Manual |
  Yes
Compact

Nissan Almera

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 36.65 EUR/day
Nissan Almera

7 Days rental at 256.59 EUR from 22/08/2022

  3 |
  Manual |
  Yes
Economy

Volkswagen Polo

4 Adults, 3 Doors

From 38.00 EUR/day
Volkswagen Polo

7 Days rental at 266.05 EUR from 22/08/2022

  3 |
  Manual |
  Yes
Compact

Nissan Almera

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 39.99 EUR/day
Nissan Almera

7 Days rental at 279.99 EUR from 22/08/2022

  2 |
  Automatic |
  Yes
Economy

Suzuki Swift

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 41.81 EUR/day
Suzuki Swift

7 Days rental at 292.68 EUR from 22/08/2022

  2 |
  Manual |
  Yes
Mini

Kia Picanto

4 Adults, 5 Doors

From 45.33 EUR/day
Kia Picanto

7 Days rental at 317.34 EUR from 22/08/2022

  1 |
  Manual |
  Yes
Compact

Nissan Almera

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 46.00 EUR/day
Nissan Almera

7 Days rental at 322.06 EUR from 22/08/2022

  3 |
  Manual |
  Yes

*daily rates in Bloemfontein based on a 1 day rental (24hr period) and for guidance purposes only.

  • Bloemfontein car hire special offers

    We currently have 2 special offers for car rental in Bloemfontein including;

  • Guaranteed 2020/2021-registered car
    We guarantee that you are going to get a 2020/2021-registered car at the desk available from AVIS, BUDGET, KEDDY BY EUROPCAR.
  • Pre-Registration available
    For faster, easier car hire, add driver details before pick-up available from AVIS, BUDGET, KEDDY BY EUROPCAR.

Useful to know about Bloemfontein

  • Bloemfontein translates from the Dutch meaning ‘fountain of flowers’ and the name is reinforced by its reputation as the city of roses for the number that bloom there
  • It’s considered to be the judicial capital of South Africa
  • Despite its Dutch name, the city began as a British settlement built around a fort and two years later was transferred to Afrikaner control as part of the Orange River Sovereignty.

 

Popular car hire destinations in Bloemfontein

Best car rental companies in Bloemfontein

8.1
No.1: BLUU CAR RENTAL,
based on 195 reviews
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80
70
80
80
23 min (average wait time)
7.2
No.2: FIRST,
based on 127 reviews
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70
60
70
70
17 min (average wait time)
7.1
No.4: AVIS,
based on 179 reviews
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70
70
70
70
26 min (average wait time)

Bloemfontein car hire information

  • 8.2/10
    Best Rated Agent:
    Bluu Car Rental (Bidvest)
  • € 201.25
    Average price:
    (per week)
  • € 28.75
    Best Price:
    Per Week
  • 18
    Most Popular Type:
    Intermediate
  • 8
    Most popular model:
    Toyota Corolla Quest
  • 69
    Total Cars Available
     

Average prices per day for car hire in Bloemfontein

ItemPercent
January€ 37
February€ 51
March€ 39
April€ 35
May€ 36
June€ 39
July€ 39
August€ 47
September€ 34
October€ 35
November€ 34
December€ 45
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January€ 30
February€ 36
March€ 30
April€ 28
May€ 29
June€ 31
July€ 31
August€ 34
September€ 27
October€ 27
November€ 25
December€ 33
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January€ 74
February€ 123
March€ 72
April€ 66
May€ 74
June€ 80
July€ 79
August€ 82
September€ 67
October€ 64
November€ 63
December€ 92
ItemPercent
January€ 55
February€ 67
March€ 58
April€ 50
May€ 54
June€ 57
July€ 58
August€ 68
September€ 45
October€ 48
November€ 46
December€ 65
ItemPercent
January€ 88
February€ 105
March€ 82
April€ 82
May€ 84
June€ 85
July€ 90
August€ 115
September€ 111
October€ 118
November€ 92
December€ 99
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January€ 22
February€ 25
March€ 22
April€ 21
May€ 23
June€ 25
July€ 24
August€ 27
September€ 21
October€ 21
November€ 20
December€ 27
ItemPercent
January€ 84
February€ 106
March€ 89
April€ 76
May€ 68
June€ 77
July€ 81
August€ 91
September€ 63
October€ 64
November€ 65
December€ 90
ItemPercent
January€ 49
February€ 88
March€ 62
April€ 54
May€ 51
June€ 59
July€ 60
August€ 68
September€ 47
October€ 47
November€ 53
December€ 71

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*average daily rates based on 7 day rental, search for today's best prices

FAQs about car hire in Bloemfontein

How much does car hire in Bloemfontein cost?

Car hire in Bloemfontein costs as little as €28.80 per day, however the average price across all suppliers for a Mini class vehicle is €42.70 per day. The most expensive car to hire is €204.60 per day from AVIS for a BMW X3.

What car hire companies offer sanitised car rental in Bloemfontein?

5 car hire brands have committed to maintaining sanitisation measures as per WHO COVID-19 guidelines in Bloemfontein, including HERTZ, BUDGET, EUROPCAR, see the full list here.

What car hire companies offer sanitised car rental in Bloemfontein?

None of the car hire companies in Bloemfontein are currently offering sanitised cars as per WHO COVID-19 guidelines.

Who is the best car rental agent in Bloemfontein?

Based on recent customer reviews over the last 3 months, Bluu Car Rental (Bidvest) has the highest customer rating for car hire in Bloemfontein with a score of 8.1/10

with First Car Rental rated second best with a score of 7.2/10

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How much does it cost to hire a compact car in Bloemfontein?

Today’s cheapest price for compact car hire in Bloemfontein is €256.59 per week from FIRST.

Who is the cheapest car hire agent in Bloemfontein?

The cheapest car hire company in Bloemfontein is FIRST, with prices for a Mini class car such as the Datsun Go available from as little as €201.25 per week.

How much is fuel in Bloemfontein?

You can expect to pay €1.444/ltr of petrol and €1.518/ltr of diesel in Bloemfontein. You’ll pay a premium if refilling at motorway services of up to 10%.

What car hire agencies are available in Bloemfontein?

We can arrange great deals on car hire in Bloemfontein with leading car hire companies such as AVIS, BUDGET, EUROPCAR, FIRST, KEDDY BY EUROPCAR as well as reputable, local car hire companies.

What type of car can I hire in Bloemfontein?

We can arrange Compact, Compact Elite, Economy, Fullsize, Intermediate, Mini, Premium, Standard and Standard Elite class rental cars in Bloemfontein.

How much does it cost to hire a convertible car in Bloemfontein?

We don’t currently have any convertible cars to hire in Bloemfontein, but we are working in it and please check dates for future rentals.
The price at the moment for a convertible rental car in Bloemfontein is € per week from for a .

Do you have a discount code for car hire in Bloemfontein?

We don’t have any discount codes for car hire in Bloemfontein at the moment, however FIRST rates start from just €201.25 per week. If you’ve found a cheaper price than €201.25 from FIRST in Bloemfontein or any other rental agent, let us know and we’ll do our best to beat it.

How much does it cost to hire a car for a week in Bloemfontein?

The cheapest price to hire a car for a week in Bloemfontein is €201.60 per week with an average price of €298.90 per week across all car hire companies.
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Information about the car hire agents in Bloemfontein

Most popular car hire companies in Bloemfontein

  • First (tel: 27 51 433 2786 / 27 51 430 0390 )
  • Europcar (tel: 051 448-4530 )
  • Bidvest (tel: 0027 51 4440019/ 4440029)
  • Keddy by europcar (tel: 27 5 14484530)
  • Bluu car rental (tel: + 27 051 447 9947 )
  • Budget (tel: 27 51 409 9700)
  • Avis (tel: 27 51 409 9700)
  • Hertz (tel: 051 406 3102)

Pick-up locations for car hire companies in Bloemfontein

  • First (President Hotel, 1 Union Ave, Bloemfontein, 9301)
  • Europcar (Sasol Garage, President Boshoff Street, Next To Technicon, Bloemfontein Downtown , FS)
  • Bidvest (Parexel on Campus, University of Free State, Bloemfontein, 9301)
  • Keddy by europcar (SASOL GARAGE 123 PRESIDENT BOSHOFF STREET, BLOEMFONTEIN)
  • Bluu car rental (208 Nelson Mandela Drive, Brent oil garage – Safari Motors , Bloemfontein)
  • Budget (50 Nelson Mandela Drive, Bloemfontein)

Car hire company ratings in Bloemfontein

  • Bluu Car Rental (Bidvest): Rated 8.1/10 from 16 reviews
  • First Car Rental: Rated 7.2/10 from 36 reviews
  • EUROPCAR Direct: Rated 7.1/10 from 67 reviews
  • Avis Europe Franchise: Rated 7.1/10 from 19 reviews
  • Budget EMEA Franchise: Rated 7.1/10 from 18 reviews
  • Hertz: Rated 7.1/10 from 28 reviews

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