Sanitised car hire in Port Elizabeth

Look out for this icon to see which car hire brands have committed to maintaining sanitisation measures as per WHO COVID-19 guidelines, the following car hire companies in Port Elizabeth, South Africa offer sanitised rental cars:

At present, none of the car rental companies in Port Elizabeth have committed to offering sanitised cars.

Sanitised car
This car rental company has committed to maintaining sanitisation measures as per WHO COVID-19 guidelines.
  • AVIS
  • BUDGET
  • DOLLAR
  • EUROPCAR

Cheapest car hire in Port Elizabeth

Mini

Datsun Go

4 Adults, 5 Doors

From 20.54 EUR/day
Datsun Go

7 Days rental at 143.83 EUR from 22/11/2021

  1 |
  Manual |
  Yes
Economy

Suzuki Swift

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 24.49 EUR/day
Suzuki Swift

7 Days rental at 171.49 EUR from 22/11/2021

  2 |
  Manual |
  Yes
Mini

Datsun Go

4 Adults, 5 Doors

From 25.31 EUR/day
Datsun Go

7 Days rental at 177.21 EUR from 22/11/2021

  1 |
  Manual |
  Yes
Mini

Renault Kwid

4 Adults, 5 Doors

From 26.22 EUR/day
Renault Kwid

7 Days rental at 183.60 EUR from 22/11/2021

  1 |
  Manual |
  Yes
Mini

Renault Kwid

4 Adults, 5 Doors

From 27.51 EUR/day
Renault Kwid

7 Days rental at 192.60 EUR from 22/11/2021

  1 |
  Manual |
  Yes
Compact

Nissan Almera

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 27.56 EUR/day
Nissan Almera

7 Days rental at 192.94 EUR from 22/11/2021

  3 |
  Manual |
  Yes
Economy

Volkswagen Polo

4 Adults, 3 Doors

From 28.44 EUR/day
Volkswagen Polo

7 Days rental at 199.14 EUR from 22/11/2021

  3 |
  Manual |
  Yes
Mini

Hyundai i10

4 Adults, 5 Doors

From 29.19 EUR/day
Hyundai i10

7 Days rental at 204.39 EUR from 22/11/2021

  1 |
  Manual |
  Yes
Mini

Kia Picanto

4 Adults, 5 Doors

From 30.11 EUR/day
Kia Picanto

7 Days rental at 210.83 EUR from 22/11/2021

  1 |
  Manual |
  Yes

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

Useful to know about Port Elizabeth

  • Port Elizabeth was founded in 1920 and named after the wife of the acting governor of Cape Colony.
  • Locals call the city ‘PE’.
  • It’s found halfway between Durban and Cape Town.
  • It has the soubriquet of ‘the friendly city’ and also ‘the windy city’.
  • The city is the home to the South African car industry.

Port Elizabeth car hire reviews

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Rated 3.8 / 5 | 1,800 reviews

Best car rental companies in Port Elizabeth

8.8
No.1: AVIS,
based on 160 reviews
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90
15 min (average wait time)
8.1
No.2: DOLLAR,
based on 43 reviews
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70
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80
17 min (average wait time)
7.8
No.3: FIRST,
based on 93 reviews
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20 min (average wait time)

Nearest car hire pickup locations in or near Port Elizabeth

AVIS

Terminal Building, P.e Airport, 1 De Haviland Ave, Port Elizabeth, Walmer, 6001, Eastern Cape

BUDGET

Wavecrest Engen, Jeffreys Bay

BIDVEST

African Street, Grahamstown, 1000

AVIS

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

BIDVEST

Fort Hare University, Kingwilliamston Road, Alice, 5700

AVIS

136 Alexandra Rd, King Williams Town

Port Elizabeth car hire information

  • 8.8/10
    Best Rated Agent:
    Avis Europe Franchise
  • € 143.78
    Average price:
    (per week)
  • € 20.54
    Best Price:
    Per Week
  • 20
    Most Popular Type:
    Intermediate
  • 10
    Most popular model:
    Toyota Corolla Quest
  • 86
    Total Cars Available
     

Average prices per day for car hire in Port Elizabeth

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January€ 28
February€ 32
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April€ 26
May€ 29
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July€ 40
August€ 41
September€ 35
October€ 33
November€ 32
December€ 43
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February€ 21
March€ 19
April€ 21
May€ 24
June€ 24
July€ 30
August€ 29
September€ 27
October€ 27
November€ 27
December€ 34
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January€ 51
February€ 62
March€ 58
April€ 55
May€ 59
June€ 59
July€ 77
August€ 76
September€ 71
October€ 70
November€ 58
December€ 101
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January€ 38
February€ 44
March€ 38
April€ 36
May€ 42
June€ 43
July€ 54
August€ 55
September€ 46
October€ 44
November€ 48
December€ 68
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January€ 90
February€ 114
March€ 80
April€ 65
May€ 63
June€ 67
July€ 56
August€ 91
September€ 81
October€ 84
November€ 61
December€ 131
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January€ 15
February€ 17
March€ 15
April€ 15
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June€ 17
July€ 22
August€ 22
September€ 21
October€ 21
November€ 20
December€ 23
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January€ 48
February€ 55
March€ 46
April€ 44
May€ 52
June€ 52
July€ 65
August€ 65
September€ 58
October€ 63
November€ 64
December€ 85
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January€ 34
February€ 37
March€ 35
April€ 39
May€ 40
June€ 42
July€ 70
August€ 66
September€ 59
October€ 42
November€ 64
December€ 94

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FAQs about car hire in Port Elizabeth

How much does car hire in Port Elizabeth cost?

Car hire in Port Elizabeth costs as little as €20.50 per day, however the average price across all suppliers for a Mini class vehicle is €28.90 per day. The most expensive car to hire is €128.50 per day from FIRST for a Volkswagen Kombi.

What car hire companies offer sanitised car rental in Port Elizabeth?

4 car hire brands have committed to maintaining sanitisation measures as per WHO COVID-19 guidelines in Port Elizabeth, including BUDGET, EUROPCAR, DOLLAR, see the full list here.

What car hire companies offer sanitised car rental in Port Elizabeth?

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

Who is the best car rental agent in Port Elizabeth?

Based on recent customer reviews over the last 3 months, Avis Europe Franchise has the highest customer rating for car hire in Port Elizabeth with a score of 8.8/10

with Dollar 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 Port Elizabeth?

Today’s cheapest price for compact car hire in Port Elizabeth is €192.94 per week from FIRST.

Who is the cheapest car hire agent in Port Elizabeth?

The cheapest car hire company in Port Elizabeth is FIRST, with prices for a Mini class car such as the Datsun Go available from as little as €143.78 per week.

How much is fuel in Port Elizabeth?

You can expect to pay €1.027/ltr of petrol and €0.997/ltr of diesel in Port Elizabeth. You’ll pay a premium if refilling at motorway services of up to 10%.

What car hire agencies are available in Port Elizabeth?

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

What type of car can I hire in Port Elizabeth?

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

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

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

Do you have a discount code for car hire in Port Elizabeth?

We don’t have any discount codes for car hire in Port Elizabeth at the moment, however FIRST rates start from just €143.78 per week. If you’ve found a cheaper price than €143.78 from FIRST in Port Elizabeth 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 Port Elizabeth?

The cheapest price to hire a car for a week in Port Elizabeth is €143.50 per week with an average price of €202.30 per week across all car hire companies.
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Information about the car hire agents in Port Elizabeth

Most popular car hire companies in Port Elizabeth

  • Thrifty (tel: +27 41 581 7988 / +27 82 887 2990)
  • First (tel: 27 41 581 1123)
  • Europcar (tel: 415814214 )
  • Avis (tel: 27 41 363 3014)
  • Keddy by europcar (tel: 27 4 13630067)
  • Dollar (tel: +27 41 581 7988 / +27 82 887 2990)
  • Budget (tel: 27 41 363 3014)

Pick-up locations for car hire companies in Port Elizabeth

  • Thrifty (57 Heugh Road,, Walmer,, Port Elizabeth)
  • First (No.1 De Haviland Ave, Port Elizabeth, Walmer, 6001, Eastern Cape)
  • Europcar (Airport Building, Port Elizabeth Airport, Operating From, Ec Depot , Port Elizabeth, EC)
  • Avis (Greenacres, Port Elizabeth, 6057)
  • Keddy by europcar (CNR 04TH AVENUE AND HURD STREET NEWTON, PORT ELIZABETH, 2140, EC)
  • Dollar (57 Heugh Road, Walmer, Port Elizabeth)

Car hire company ratings in Port Elizabeth

  • Avis Europe Franchise: Rated 8.8/10 from 9 reviews
  • Dollar: Rated 8.1/10 from 12 reviews
  • First Car Rental: Rated 7.8/10 from 9 reviews
  • Thrifty: Rated 7.1/10 from 26 reviews
  • Budget EMEA Franchise: Rated 6.9/10 from 33 reviews
  • EUROPCAR Direct: Rated 6.8/10 from 25 reviews

Port Elizabeth Mini Guide

Part of the Eastern Cape Province, Port Elizabeth is one of the biggest cities in South Africa.

It has two nicknames, the Windy City and the Friendly City. As well as being the water sports capital of South Africa it also has one of the largest ports in the country.

The port is formed around Algoa Bay on the coast with the Indian Ocean and it has some fantastic beaches. Visitors may also want to take a tour of Nelson Mandela Bay which is fascinating as you see all the old historical buildings of Port Elizabeth.

If you want somewhere suitable for youngsters why not try Bay World where they can see live dolphin shows? The South African air force museum is also good.

Having a rental car means you can drive to the nearest other cities which are Durban and Cape Town. With our unlimited mileage offer you can do as much exploring of South Africa as you want during the terms of your rental contract.

The Garden route is just one of many fantastic scenic drives which can be undertaken from Port Elizabeth. The drive to Cape Town is an extremely long one at around 800 kilometres.

You can pick up your vehicle from Port Elizabeth Airport too, which has connections with many South African cities. There are also public transport services in the form of the train and the bus.

Port Elizabeth is an attractive city with plenty to do. Its wonderful climate adds to its high quality of life and ensures that it’s unlikely that your holiday will be spoiled by poor weather. Top of your list should be to tour the historic old town.

Drive your hire car down to Dickens Street where the tour begins and see the old lighthouse, the town hall, the feather market hall, Fort Frederick and much more. From there you can then head out to see the Alexandria Dune Fields, the largest expanse of sand dunes in Southern Africa.
  • Port Elizabeth car hire special offers

    We currently have 2 special offers for car rental in Port Elizabeth 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, DOLLAR, EUROPCAR, KEDDY BY EUROPCAR.
  • Pre-Registration available
    For faster, easier car hire, add driver details before pick-up available from AVIS, BUDGET, DOLLAR, EUROPCAR, KEDDY BY EUROPCAR.

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