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Pietermaritzburg Car Rental Mini Guide

The capital of Kwa-Zulu Natal and located inland, Pietermaritzburg is best accessed by the comfort and safety of a hire car. To drive to Pietermaritzburg from Cape, East London or Port Elizabeth you can use the R56 and to get to Durban or Johannesburg you can use the N3 road. You can prebook your car hire collection in Pietermaritzburg online or from any of our numerous locations throughout South Africa.

Cheapest car hire in Pietermaritzburg

Hyundai i10

4 Adults, 5 Doors

From 22.35 EUR/day
Hyundai i10

7 Days rental at 156.51 EUR from 21/12/2020

  1 |
  Manual |
  Yes

Ford Fiesta

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 23.35 EUR/day
Ford Fiesta

7 Days rental at 163.51 EUR from 21/12/2020

  2 |
  Manual |
  Yes

Hyundai i10

4 Adults, 5 Doors

From 27.98 EUR/day
Hyundai i10

7 Days rental at 195.89 EUR from 21/12/2020

  1 |
  Manual |
  Yes

Hyundai Accent

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 28.73 EUR/day
Hyundai Accent

7 Days rental at 201.14 EUR from 21/12/2020

  3 |
  Manual |
  Yes

Ford Fiesta

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 28.98 EUR/day
Ford Fiesta

7 Days rental at 202.89 EUR from 21/12/2020

  2 |
  Manual |
  Yes

Volkswagen Polo Vivo

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 30.98 EUR/day
Volkswagen Polo Vivo

7 Days rental at 216.89 EUR from 21/12/2020

  2 |
  Automatic |
  Yes

Toyota Corolla Quest

5 Adults, 4 Doors

From 34.11 EUR/day
Toyota Corolla Quest

7 Days rental at 238.77 EUR from 21/12/2020

  4 |
  Automatic |
  Yes

Hyundai Accent

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 34.36 EUR/day
Hyundai Accent

7 Days rental at 240.52 EUR from 21/12/2020

  3 |
  Manual |
  Yes

Volkswagen Polo Vivo

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 36.61 EUR/day
Volkswagen Polo Vivo

7 Days rental at 256.27 EUR from 21/12/2020

  2 |
  Automatic |
  Yes
  • Pietermaritzburg car hire special offers

    We currently have 1 special offers for car rental in Pietermaritzburg including;

  • GPS Included
    Free GPS is included in the price available from EUROPCAR.

Useful to know about Pietermaritzburg

  • The city was founded in 1838.
  • It’s the capital of KwaZulu-Natal province.
  • The city’s name is often shortened to PMB.
  • The city hall is the largest red brick building in the southern hemisphere.
  • The England cricketer Kevin Pietersen was born there.

 

Popular car hire destinations in Pietermaritzburg

Best car rental companies in Pietermaritzburg

7.8
No.1: EUROPCAR,
based on 1942 reviews
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77
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14 min (average wait time)

Pietermaritzburg car hire information

  • 7.8/10
    Best Rated Agent:
    EUROPCAR Direct
  • € 156.45
    Average price:
    (per week)
  • € 22.35
    Best Price:
    Per Week
  • 8
    Most Popular Type:
    Intermediate
  • 2
    Most popular model:
    Ford Fiesta
  • 26
    Total Cars Available
     

Average prices per day for car hire in Pietermaritzburg

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

FAQs about car hire in Pietermaritzburg

How much does car hire in Pietermaritzburg cost?

Car hire in Pietermaritzburg costs as little as €22.40 per day, however the average price across all suppliers for a Mini class vehicle is €25.20 per day. The most expensive car to hire is €108.60 per day from EUROPCAR for a Hyundai H1.

What car hire companies offer sanitised car rental in Pietermaritzburg?

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

What car hire companies offer sanitised car rental in Pietermaritzburg?

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

Who is the best car rental agent in Pietermaritzburg?

Based on recent customer reviews over the last 3 months, EUROPCAR Direct has the highest customer rating for car hire in Pietermaritzburg with a score of 7.8/10

with rated second best with a score of /10

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

Today’s cheapest price for compact car hire in Pietermaritzburg is €201.14 per week from EUROPCAR.

Who is the cheapest car hire agent in Pietermaritzburg?

The cheapest car hire company in Pietermaritzburg is EUROPCAR, with prices for a Mini class car such as the Hyundai i10 available from as little as €156.45 per week.

How much is fuel in Pietermaritzburg?

You can expect to pay €1.263/ltr of petrol and €1.538/ltr of diesel in Pietermaritzburg. You’ll pay a premium if refilling at motorway services of up to 10%.

What car hire agencies are available in Pietermaritzburg?

We can arrange great deals on car hire in Pietermaritzburg with leading car hire companies such as EUROPCAR as well as reputable, local car hire companies.

What type of car can I hire in Pietermaritzburg?

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

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

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

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

We don’t have any discount codes for car hire in Pietermaritzburg at the moment, however EUROPCAR rates start from just €156.45 per week. If you’ve found a cheaper price than €156.45 from EUROPCAR in Pietermaritzburg 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 Pietermaritzburg?

The cheapest price to hire a car for a week in Pietermaritzburg is €156.80 per week with an average price of €176.40 per week across all car hire companies.
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Information about the car hire agents in Pietermaritzburg

Telephone numbers for popular car hire companies in Pietermaritzburg

  • Europcar (tel: (033)394-2728/9 )

Pick-up locations for car hire companies in Pietermaritzburg

  • Europcar (Duzi Motors, 381 Boshoff St (collegians Club), Pietermaritzburg , 3201)

Car hire company ratings in Pietermaritzburg

  • EUROPCAR Direct: Rated 7.8/10 from 105 reviews

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