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Cheapest car hire in Port Elizabeth

Mini

Datsun Go

4 Adults, 5 Doors

From 27.67 EUR/day
Datsun Go

7 Days rental at 193.71 EUR from 20/06/2022

  1 |
  Manual |
  Yes
Economy

Suzuki Swift

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 32.15 EUR/day
Suzuki Swift

7 Days rental at 225.11 EUR from 20/06/2022

  2 |
  Manual |
  Yes
Mini

Datsun Go

4 Adults, 5 Doors

From 34.28 EUR/day
Datsun Go

7 Days rental at 240.02 EUR from 20/06/2022

  1 |
  Manual |
  Yes
Compact

Nissan Almera

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 35.29 EUR/day
Nissan Almera

7 Days rental at 247.09 EUR from 20/06/2022

  3 |
  Manual |
  Yes
Economy

Volkswagen Polo

4 Adults, 3 Doors

From 36.64 EUR/day
Volkswagen Polo

7 Days rental at 256.51 EUR from 20/06/2022

  3 |
  Manual |
  Yes
Compact

Nissan Almera

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 38.51 EUR/day
Nissan Almera

7 Days rental at 269.60 EUR from 20/06/2022

  2 |
  Automatic |
  Yes
Economy

Suzuki Swift

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 40.12 EUR/day
Suzuki Swift

7 Days rental at 280.84 EUR from 20/06/2022

  2 |
  Manual |
  Yes
Mini

Hyundai i10

4 Adults, 5 Doors

From 41.46 EUR/day
Hyundai i10

7 Days rental at 290.26 EUR from 20/06/2022

  1 |
  Manual |
  Yes
Mini

Kia Picanto

4 Adults, 5 Doors

From 41.58 EUR/day
Kia Picanto

7 Days rental at 291.09 EUR from 20/06/2022

  1 |
  Manual |
  Yes

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

  • 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, 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 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.

 

Popular car hire destinations in Port Elizabeth

Best car rental companies in Port Elizabeth

8.2
No.1: DOLLAR,
based on 52 reviews
90
70
80
70
80
7 min (average wait time)
7.9
No.2: FIRST,
based on 112 reviews
80
70
60
80
80
15 min (average wait time)
7.0
No.3: EUROPCAR,
based on 454 reviews
80
70
60
60
70
18 min (average wait time)

Port Elizabeth car hire information

  • 8.2/10
    Best Rated Agent:
    Dollar
  • € 193.69
    Average price:
    (per week)
  • € 27.67
    Best Price:
    Per Week
  • 20
    Most Popular Type:
    Intermediate
  • 8
    Most popular model:
    Nissan Almera
  • 87
    Total Cars Available
     

Average prices per day for car hire in Port Elizabeth

ItemPercent
January€ 39
February€ 45
March€ 38
April€ 34
May€ 38
June€ 42
July€ 40
August€ 41
September€ 35
October€ 33
November€ 32
December€ 51
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January€ 27
February€ 32
March€ 28
April€ 26
May€ 31
June€ 32
July€ 30
August€ 29
September€ 27
October€ 27
November€ 27
December€ 38
ItemPercent
January€ 65
February€ 103
March€ 74
April€ 58
May€ 74
June€ 79
July€ 77
August€ 76
September€ 71
October€ 70
November€ 58
December€ 101
ItemPercent
January€ 51
February€ 61
March€ 52
April€ 48
May€ 52
June€ 56
July€ 54
August€ 55
September€ 46
October€ 44
November€ 48
December€ 73
ItemPercent
January€ 90
February€ 114
March€ 80
April€ 65
May€ 63
June€ 67
July€ 56
August€ 91
September€ 81
October€ 84
November€ 61
December€ 131
ItemPercent
January€ 22
February€ 24
March€ 21
April€ 19
May€ 22
June€ 23
July€ 22
August€ 22
September€ 21
October€ 21
November€ 20
December€ 27
ItemPercent
January€ 80
February€ 90
March€ 81
April€ 64
May€ 65
June€ 69
July€ 65
August€ 65
September€ 58
October€ 63
November€ 64
December€ 110
ItemPercent
January€ 53
February€ 64
March€ 54
April€ 46
May€ 60
June€ 68
July€ 70
August€ 66
September€ 59
October€ 42
November€ 64
December€ 87

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

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 €27.70 per day, however the average price across all suppliers for a Mini class vehicle is €39.20 per day. The most expensive car to hire is €207.90 per day from BUDGET for a Mercedes Vito.

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 DOLLAR, BUDGET, EUROPCAR, 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, Dollar has the highest customer rating for car hire in Port Elizabeth with a score of 8.2/10

with First Car Rental rated second best with a score of 7.9/10

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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 €247.09 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 €193.69 per week.

How much is fuel in Port Elizabeth?

You can expect to pay €1.273/ltr of petrol and €1.421/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 €193.69 per week. If you’ve found a cheaper price than €193.69 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 €193.90 per week with an average price of €274.40 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 (De Havilland Road, Port Elizabeth, 1600)
  • Keddy by europcar (CNR 04TH AVENUE AND HURD STREET NEWTON, GQEBERHA, 2140, EC)
  • Dollar (57 Heugh Road, Walmer, Port Elizabeth)

Car hire company ratings in Port Elizabeth

  • Dollar: Rated 8.2/10 from 15 reviews
  • First Car Rental: Rated 7.9/10 from 23 reviews
  • EUROPCAR Direct: Rated 7.0/10 from 65 reviews
  • Budget EMEA Franchise: Rated 6.9/10 from 15 reviews
  • Avis Europe Franchise: Rated 6.8/10 from 13 reviews
  • Thrifty: Rated 6.1/10 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.

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