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In Durban there are loads of car hire companies to choose from, spread through-out the various suburbs of the city, in the city centre and at major, including minor airports. All of these car hire Durban companies endeavor to provide travellers with excellent service, the lowest rates, special weekend/monthly or long-term offers, specialized services, specific waivers and a variation of motor vehicles to choose from.
Unless referred by a reliable source, most people seeking a Car Hire Durban vehicle for the first time will likely choose a well-known, reputable company to avoid being ‘ripped off’. So well known are names like ‘Avis’, ‘Europcar’, ‘First’ ‘Hertz’ or ‘Tempest’, one immediately thinks of car hire.
Located for travellers convenience at King Shaka International Airport are eight Car Hire Durban companies, namely; ‘Avis’, ‘Budget’, ‘Europcar’, ‘First’, ‘Hertz’, ‘Tempest’, ‘Thrifty’ and ‘Woodford’. Besides being visible at King Shaka, ‘Avis’, ‘Budget’ and ‘Europcar’ can be found at Margate Airport with ‘Sixt’, ‘Avis’, ‘Europcar’ and ‘Budget’ servicing clients at Pietermaritzburg Airport, not forgetting Richard’s Bay, with competition fierce between six well known car hire companies.
‘Avis’ has branches situated at 14 locations throughout Kwa-Zulu Natal with their central business district (CBD) branch at the Royal Hotel Parkade, Ulundi Place, just off the Esplanade between Beach Walk and Dorothy Nyembe Street and in close proximity to the ‘Roma Revolving Restaurant’, the ‘Hilton Hotel’, ‘Thunder Peak Spur’ and many other wonderful eateries and entertainment venues. ‘Europcar’ has 12 branches throughout the Zulu Kingdom with their Durban branch located at 50 Florence Nzama Street along with Thrifty a little further down the road. ‘Hertz has six Kwa-Zulu branches with their city branch located at the prestigious ‘Hilton Hotel’, Shop B3, Walnut Road, off Bram Fischer Road and close to the ‘Durban ICC Arena’. ‘First Car Rental’ has their city branch at Liberty Towers, 214 West with the entrance being off Monty Naicker Street in the middle of the city and a total of eight branches in Kwa-Zulu. ‘Tempest’ besides King Shaka Airport have only one other branch located in the city at 47 Victoria Embankment. ‘Budget’ has a total of 15 branches in Kwa-Zulu with their city branch, like ‘Avis’, located at the Royal Hotel Parkade, Ulundi Place. Down the South Coast in Amanzimtoti, the majority of well known car hire in Durban companies can also be found as well as in Umhlanga along Durban’s North Coast.
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Whether you need a cheap car hire vehicle just for one day while your jalopy has its service or you want some excitement in a 4x4 for adventure into the mystical mountains of the Drakensberg, with the large variety of vehicles on offer from the various car hire companies, you’ll have no problem finding a vehicle to suit your exact needs. Off-road vehicles, amongst others on offer are Hyundai IX35, Toyota Fortuner 3.0 or for a normal drive, standard vehicles like Chevrolet Spark or Cruze or VW Polo Comfortline Hatch or Sedan/Classic 1.4, Fiat 500 Cabrio 1.3, Hyundai 120 1.3, Chevrolet Aveo 1.6, Toyota Yaris 1.3 Navi/Corolla Sedan/Avanza and if you needs a vehicle for a family gathering or group you’ll find Volkswagen Transporter TDI, Hyundai or Toyota Quantum. Of course for the elite there is always Jaguar, BMW, Mercedes-Benz or Audi. Additionally a variety of vans and trucks are for hire for removals or to transport equipment for an event.
If you’ve plenty of time on hand you may phone or go online to the various car hire companies, check out the specials, what insurance is available, is there free accidental cover, are any extras included in the price, what are their operating hours, what payment options are available to you and the list goes on. For a first time car hire renter this could prove to be a tedious, time consuming task and you’ll still never be certain that you have got the best deal available.
Times are tough with budgets being stretched beyond the limit and many more people are using less expensive modes of travel, especially those owning their own small businesses (with no personal assistant) and needing to save wherever possible with the most important factor being safety. And it’s this group of people that will entrust a separate company to source for them, from many reputable Car Hire Durban companies, exactly what they need at the best possible price, saving them money, stress and importantly time, to get on with their business.