Car Rentals South Africa



It’s wonderful to be able to fly when you go on that holiday or business trip, but there’s one disadvantage though. How does one get around? That is why HMGTravels created this platform to offer you a variety of car rental opportunities to find the vehicle that’s in keeping with your style, need and pocket.

Do you need an economical car to get from point A to point B? Are you going on a safari adventure? Do you have a team or a family that needs transport to get around with? Do you need a vehicle with more class and style for a special occasion? Or, would you like Avis’s professional chauffeurs to collect and drop you off at your destination in comfort, in the luxury car of your choice. Whatever you need is, you will find it on this portal!

Car Hiring Companies in South Africa’s Biggest Cities!

The following companies in South Africa offer car rentals and with the required documentation, you too can rent from them.

Car Rentals in Bloemfontein

Or would you rather refer to it as “Bloem”? Previously known as “blooming fountain” and more popularly known as “the city of roses”, owing to the annual rose festival held here – a spectacle worth seeing, this city is the capital of the Free State province. It’s also the judicial capital of South Africa. Apart from Naval Hill with the Franklin Nature Reserve at the top of the hill, there are many art galleries, museums, as well as arts and craft markets to visit. Should you decide to fly, rather than drive to visit Bloem, check on our website for the best car rentals.

Cape Town, known as the Mother City of South Africa, has its fair share of traffic woes like most developing countries in the world. It’s also the most popular city among visitors to Africa. Although most commuters make use of public transport, it’s not a very reliable option, so we recommend that visitors to the city rather contact one of the car rental companies listed above. You will certainly find one near you with a vehicle of your choice available to you.

Car Rentals in Durban

Durban is known for its beautiful, golden beaches, but there’s a lot more to it than that! It’s the centre of world-class sport and hosts major international events. Being a shopper’s paradise with word-class shopping malls, it also offers precincts, craft markets and street bazaars. Not to mention the uShaka Marine World, the Botanic Gardens, museums and many more! With so much to do and so much to see, be sure to contact the car rental companies that we listed above to find a suitable vehicle for you.

Car Rentals in East London

This city on the southeast coast of South Africa, hosts the country’s only river port. It has a rocky shoreline that is popular among fishermen, but is also known for its many kilometres of beautiful, unpolluted beaches. Lovers of wildlife won’t be disappointed with the Big Five to be seen at the Inkwenkwezi Private Game Reserve.

Then there is also the East London Lion Park, Museum, Aquarium and Snake Park to visit. With so much to see and do in East London, be sure the find a suitable vehicle to transport you family, by checking out the option on our website’s car rental section.

Car Rentals in George

Did you know that George is the sixth oldest town in South Africa? This beautiful town is a popular holiday destination, conference centre and the administrative and commercial hub of the Garden Route. The stunning scenery is a major attribute of the town and it has a comfortable, small-town ambience.

The Garden Route Mall is the biggest shopping centre on the garden route and draws shoppers from all over. Visitors to George find it an exciting place with lots of fun-filled things to do, for the whole family. You can take a road trip to George along the beautiful Garden Route or you can fly there, but if you need information on car rentals in the area, you will find it on our website.

Car Rentals in Johannesburg

Johannesburg is the biggest and most-developed city in South Africa and one of the 50 largest urban areas in the world. The pace is fast and everyone is always on the go! The visitor from other provinces could find it rather overwhelming, but by choosing the right vehicle, you can brave the traffic one drive at a time.

There is too much to do and see for us to even begin to list here, so if you visit Johannesburg, make sure that visit a tourist information centre. To find a location for car rentals in Johannesburg, visit our website.

Car rentals in Port Elizabeth

When you consider taking a trip to Port Elizabeth, you will find more there than what you expect. Known as “the friendly city”, it offers a lot to visitors of all ages. Apart from all the fun things to do on the beaches, there is the Addo Elephant Park, the Kragga Kamma Game Reserve, the birds at SAMREC, national monuments, historical sites, and so much more! Bring the whole family and find that perfect vehicle at one of the car rental companies on our website.

Car Rental Prices

What to expect

When renting a car, the following will determine the cost:

  • The kind of vehicle you choose from the fleet, such as style, brand, size, etc.;
  • The services that you require from the car rental company, for example, for a one-way trip, additional cover, delivery and collections, and the period you want to rent it for;
  • The extras that you include in the deal, such as Wi-Fi and a GPS;
  • Traffic fines and E-toll.

How to reduce your car rental bill:

  • Select a vehicle according to your actual needs;
  • If you want to save on fuel, choose a lower car group;
  • When travelling in the same region or attending the same events as a colleague, consider sharing;
  • Watch the clock and make sure that you return the vehicle in time.
  • By joining as a preferred member, you will receive additional benefits.