7 Tips for Finding the Best Car Rental Deals in South Africa

South Africa is a vast and intriguing country, and hiring a car is one of the finest ways to see everything it has to offer. Finding the best car rental deals, on the other hand, might be a difficult process. Here are five pointers to help you find the best car rental deals in South Africa.

Book in advance

Booking your vehicle in advance with Kenings may save you money on your journey as last-minute bookings may be more expensive. Book your vehicle before the prices increase.

Compare prices

Do your research and compare prices from different cars that Kenings has to offer as well as all our different insurance packages.

Use discount codes

Kenings often have special on certain vehicle groups. Subscribe to the Kenings Newsletter and follow Kenings on Social Media to stay updated on all the discounts and specials.

Rent from off-airport locations

Renting from an off-airport location can save you money on airport fees and taxes. Kenings has off-airport locations in the following regions:

  • Cape town central business district
  • Rhodesfield downtown
  • Umhlanga downtown
  • Port Elizabeth downtown
  • East London downtown

Consider smaller rental companies

Like Kenings Car Van and Truck Hire, smaller rental companies often offer lower prices than their larger counterparts.

Rent for longer periods

Many car rental companies offer lower rates for longer rental periods. Kenings offer long-term car hire solutions to suit your needs at specialized rates.

Refill the tank before returning

Some car rental companies charge exorbitant fees for refilling the gas tank upon return. Avoid this by filling up before you return the car.


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We specialize in vehicle rental services and make it easy for you to book online and hire vehicles from several locations.

Our vehicle rental services include cars, vans, trucks, and even an Executive bus, depending on your needs. Each of our vehicles is in excellent condition, and ensures safety, and comfort, marking us as a leading provider of vehicle rentals across South Africa.

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