In many circumstances it is prescribed for people in public transport for the most part poor even in the vast urban areas, for example, Johannesburg, Durban, Cape Town, Port Elizabeth and East London. When you leave the central city transport, it is basic and while one can arrange taxi, it requires some serious energy and the cost is high around R10 per kilometer in a meter taxicab. For inward city transport there are buses in Cape Town; however it is limited to daylight and evening hours.

Rental cars available

Whether you have flown down to Cape Town or Johannesburg or Durban, it’s easy here to hire a car directly from the

airport. Some of the well-known car hire companies such as Hertz, Avis car hire, Europcar and Budget car hire provide rentals from all these airports, local companies are also available.

Price high during peak season

There are times when cars are just inaccessible at the air terminal during peak seasonal vacations, world seminars, sporting events and so forth. What you don’t need is to arrive at the airport and need to trawl rental areas who demands for higher price. For cheap car rental South Africa during the peak season it is better to book early.

During peak seasons some car rental companies will expect you to give the credit card details to confirm your booking; however most organizations will just charge your debit or credit card upon your arrival. This ought to be clarified in the citation you get.

Make advance payment or not

Our recommendation is never to pay ahead of time for the basic reason is that you might cancel your trip and at that time you might stress out to get a refund. A few rental companies request for advance payment, but it is certainly not recommended. Look to it that you are paying your advance fee to a reliable car company where you don’t have issue getting a refund.

Cheap car hire can be booked and confirmed without having the issue to make advance payments and if you cancel your trip, bookings can be cancelled without any penalty but you need to cancel before your arrival day.  But with certain types of vehicles like the super luxury cars there are certain terms and conditions which you need to follow prior to cancellation.

If you are travelling long distances, it is better to opt for budget car hire. Travel at peace of mind without the stress of moving anywhere.