Cheapest car hire in East London

Toyota Rav4

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 36.13 EUR/day
Toyota Rav4

7 Days rental at 252.97 EUR from June 22

  3 |
  Automatic |
  Yes

Toyota Fortuner

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 41.14 EUR/day
Toyota Fortuner

7 Days rental at 287.99 EUR from June 22

  5 |
  Automatic |
  Yes

Kia Picanto

4 Adults, 5 Doors

From 8.28 EUR/day
Kia Picanto

7 Days rental at 57.99 EUR from June 22

  1 |
  Manual |
  Yes

Toyota Corolla Quest

5 Adults, 4 Doors

From 12.28 EUR/day
Toyota Corolla Quest

7 Days rental at 85.99 EUR from June 22

  4 |
  Manual |
  Yes

Toyota Avanza

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 21.57 EUR/day
Toyota Avanza

7 Days rental at 150.99 EUR from June 22

  2 |
  Manual |
  Yes

Mercedes C Class

5 Adults, 4 Doors

From 34.28 EUR/day
Mercedes C Class

7 Days rental at 239.99 EUR from June 22

  4 |
  Automatic |
  Yes

Hyundai H1

8 Adults, 5 Doors

From 44.54 EUR/day
Hyundai H1

7 Days rental at 311.82 EUR from June 22

  3 |
  Automatic |
  Yes

Volkswagen Polo Sedan

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 12.74 EUR/day
Volkswagen Polo Sedan

7 Days rental at 89.18 EUR from June 22

  3 |
  Manual |
  Yes

Ford Figo

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 9.85 EUR/day
Ford Figo

7 Days rental at 68.97 EUR from June 22

  2 |
  Manual |
  Yes

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

Useful to know about East London

  • East London was formed as a deep water port on a river and originally named Port Rex
  • Once an independent city, East London has been absorbed into the new metropolis of Buffalo City
  • The story of the life and death of the political activist Steve Biko is linked with East London

East London car hire reviews

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Best car rental companies in East London

8.2
No.1: BUDGET,
based on 3064 reviews
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77
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15 min (average wait time)
8.1
No.2: AVIS,
based on 2501 reviews
83
81
78
77
83
14 min (average wait time)
8.0
No.4: EUROPCAR,
based on 1939 reviews
84
78
76
78
83
13 min (average wait time)

Nearest car hire pickup locations in or near East London

AVIS

Terminal Building, East London Airport, 66 Settlers Way, East London, 5247

AVIS

367 Main Road, Wynberg, 7780

AVIS

136 Alexandra Rd, King Williams Town

BIDVEST

Fort Hare University, Kingwilliamston Road, Alice, 5700

AVIS

Port Alfred Tourism Office, Causeway Street, Port Alfred, 6170

AVIS

African Street, Grahamstown, 1000

Recent customer reviews (average rating 8.3/10)

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East London car hire information

  • 8.2/10
    Best Rated Agent:
    Budget EMEA Franchise
  • € 57.96
    Average price:
    (per week)
  • € 58.0
    Best Price:
    Per Week
  • 21
    Most Popular Type:
    Intermediate
  • 6
    Most popular model:
    Toyota Corolla Quest
  • 80
    Total Cars Available
     

Car hire locations near East London, South Africa

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Laws and rules of the road when driving in South Africa

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    60km/h

    Urban speed Limit

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    100km/h

    Rural Speed Limit

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    120km/h

    Motorway Speed Limit

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    ZAR  9.95/Ltr

    Current Petrol Price

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    50mg

    Drink Drive Limit

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    ZAR

    Currency

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    YES

    Tolls

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    18

    Min Rental Age

    18

    Min Driving Age

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    Front and Rear

    Seatbelts

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    Fixed and Mobile

    Speed Cameras

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    Hands Free Only

    Mobile Phones

Average prices per day for car hire in East London

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

FAQs about car hire in East London

How much does car hire in East London cost?

Car hire in East London costs as little as €8.3 per day, however the average price across all suppliers for a Mini class vehicle is €12.2 per day. The most expensive car to hire is €101.2 per day from FIRST for a Land Rover Discovery.

Who is the best car rental agent in East London?

Based on recent customer reviews over the last 3 months, Budget EMEA Franchise has the highest customer rating for car hire in East London with a score of 8.2/10

with Avis Europe Franchise rated second best with a score of 8.1/10

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

Today’s cheapest price for compact car hire in East London is €89.18 per week from FIRST.

Who is the cheapest car hire agent in East London?

The cheapest car hire company in East London is BUDGET, with prices for a Mini class car such as the Kia Picanto available from as little as €57.96 per week.

How much is fuel in East London?

You can expect to pay €0.67/ltr of petrol and €0.71/ltr of diesel in East London. You’ll pay a premium if refilling at motorway services of up to 10%.

What car hire agencies are available in East London?

We can arrange great deals on car hire in East London 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 East London?

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

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

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

Do you have a discount code for car hire in East London?

We don’t have any discount codes for car hire in East London at the moment, however BUDGET rates start from just €57.96 per week. If you’ve found a cheaper price than €57.96 from BUDGET in East London 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 East London?

The cheapest price to hire a car for a week in East London is €63.3 per week with an average price of €77.9 per week across all car hire companies.

Information about the car hire agents in East London

Most popular car hire companies in East London:

  • First (tel: 27 74 055 1860 / 74 055 1861)
  • Europcar (tel: 0027 43 736 2230)
  • Avis (tel: (27) 43 7271324)
  • Budget (tel: 27 43 727 1324)
  • Keddy by europcar (tel: 27 43 7362230)

Pick-up locations for car hire companies in East London:

  • First (66 Settlers Way, East London, 5201 , Eastern Cape)
  • Europcar (Airport Building, B J Schoemna, East London , 5200, EC)
  • Avis (8A Devereux Avenue, East London)
  • Budget (8a Devereux Ave, East London)
  • Keddy by europcar (EAST LONDON DOWNTOWN OFF AIRPORT, EAST LONDON, 5200, EC)

Car hire company ratings in East London:

  • Budget EMEA Franchise: Rated 8.2/10 from 291 reviews
  • Avis Europe Franchise: Rated 8.1/10 from 104 reviews
  • EUROPCAR Direct: Rated 8.0/10 from 231 reviews
  • EUROPCAR Direct: Rated 8.0/10 from 231 reviews
  • Avis Europe Franchise: Rated 8.0/10 from 122 reviews
  • Avis Europe Franchise: Rated 8.0/10 from 108 reviews

East London (South Africa) Mini Guide

What can you Tell me About East London?
East London began as a port city using the depth of the Buffalo River basin to accept large ships. For many years it was an important trade centre as well as a staging post for British military involvement in south east Africa. Today, the importance of tourism has been recognised and East London actively promotes the delights of its perfect beaches as well as the historic and cultural sights of the city. Once a separate entity, East London has been swallowed up by Buffalo City.

East london Buffalo River

How do I get to East London?
East London has its own regional airport with daily flights to and from major South African airports including Johannesburg Airport and Cape Town Airport. As a result most of the tourists are South African in origin but international connections to East London’s feeder airports mean that a growing number of international tourists make it to the white sandy beaches of the region. Only five miles from the city centre, access to East London is easily gained with transfer buses and taxis or by pre-bookable hire cars collected at the airport.
 
What Should I see in East London?
You can get to see one of the planet’s strangest creatures by visiting the East London Museum which has the first coelacanth ever caught, on display. The biggest attraction of the region is the unparalleled white sandy beaches that border the Indian Ocean. It’s there that most of East London’s tourists spend their time in the city.

East London Museum coelacanth

Next Upcoming Holiday

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    Tuesday 16 Jun 2020

    Youth Day - Public Holiday

Latest Update from East London:

06/06/12 - From the 28th to the 30th June, East London is hosting its annual food and wine fair. Over 300 different South African wines including 50 top labels will be represented whilst many gourmet food companies will also be there. It's the main food and wine fair in South Africa and for food and wine lovers, it should not be missed. 

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East London is a popular destination for tourists in South Africa but its attractions are spread out, requiring a hire car in East London to be able to make the most of your time there.
 
If car hire seems expensive to you and you worry about added extras or driving a car that’s not yours, reassurance is at hand in our East London car hire. We don’t think you’ll find car hire in East London any cheaper than we offer, because we’ve tried. We’ve also made sure that our comprehensive car hire packages in East London put your mind at rest so that after picking up your hire car you can set off with a smile on your face knowing that you’ve got the lowest price car hire in East London as well as the best standard of customer care.