Centurion car hires from R604

This price is the cheapest per day rate found by a KAYAK user in the last 72 hours by searching for a car hire in Centurion with a pick-up date of 30/4 and drop-off date of 31/5. Fares are subject to change and may not be available at all agencies or on all dates of hire. Click the price to replicate the search for this deal.
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Centurion car hire information

Pick-up locationCenturion
Car typesCompact, Full-size, Full-size SUV, Intermediate SUV, Passenger van, Pick-up truck, Standard SUV
Hire locations17
Airport locations0
Popular agencies1First Car Rental, Thrifty

Cheap car hire in Centurion

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CompactR604/day
Full-sizeR1 814/day
Full-size SUVR3 934/day
Passenger vanR719/day
Pick-up truckR757/day
Intermediate SUVR754/day
Standard SUVR1 304/day
Best prices found by KAYAK users in the past 48 hours.

KAYAK’s top tips for hiring a car in Centurion

  • Centurion is adorned with both vintage and contemporary features defining its culture and people's identity. It's a city worth visiting to adventure its beauty and vibrant streets, and nearby natural features. If you are considering visiting the city, endeavour to get car hire in Centurion to visit the city's top attraction areas. It's okay to use public transportation, but it's limited to certain zones. Again, public buses have fixed terminus, making accessing your destinations on time challenging. With car hire in Centurion, you can visit several destinations within a day, including Centurion Country Club, SMUTS House Museum, and Rietvlei Natural Reserve. Hennops Hiking Trail is located 30.2 km (18.76 miles) from Centurion city centre. You can get there in about 30 minutes via car.
  • If you’re flying into Centurion, you’ll likely land at Johannesburg Lanseria Airport (HLA), 27.4 km (17 miles) from the city centre. There are numerous car hire companies at the airport. Popular companies include Tempest Car Hire, Bidvest, BLUU, Keddy, Sixt, Avis, Budget, Europcar, First Rent, Firefly, Thrifty, and Dollar. The car hire desks are located within the airport terminal. Book your Centurion car hire online to avoid long queues at the desks.
  • When driving car hire in Centurion, you'll encounter jaywalkers because pedestrians violating crosswalk rules is still a concern in the city. Be mindful of them to avoid causing accidents, even if they're on the wrong side of the law. You should pay attention to bus drivers who abruptly stop in the middle of the road when they sight a potential client. Also, approach built-up areas with caution when driving car hire in Centurion.
  • Like other cities in South Africa, Centurion experiences considerable traffic congestion, especially during rush hours. Typically, weekday rush hours begin from 06:00 to 09:00, and the evening rush hour start from 15:00 to 18:00. Unless it’s urgent, do not drive during these hours to avoid traffic delays. Populated areas are worth avoiding, too.
  • 25% of our users found a car hire in Centurion for R639 or less
  • Book your car hire in Centurion at least 1 day before your trip in order to get a below-average price
  • Economy car hire in Centurion are around 53% cheaper than other car types, on average

FAQs about hiring a car in Centurion

  • How much does it cost to hire a car in Centurion?

    On average a car hire in Centurion costs R961 per day.

  • What is the cheapest car hire company in Centurion?

    In the past 72 hours, the cheapest car hires were found at Thrifty (R604/day) and 1First Car Rental (R1 304/day). In the last 72 hours the cheapest hire car price was found at Thrifty Williams Hunt,cnr Lenchen Av 0046 (1 kilometres from the city centre).

  • How much is the price of fuel in Centurion?

    The average price of fuel in Centurion is R96,39 per litre over the past 30 days. Filling up a tank of fuel costs between R1 157 and R1 542, depending on the car size.

  • What is the most popular car hire in Centurion?

    Economy (Volkswagen Polo or similar) is the most frequently booked car hire type in Centurion.

  • Which car hire agencies are at OR Tambo airport (JNB)?

    Car hire companies onsite at OR Tambo airport include Hertz, Firefly, GREEN MOTION, Alamo, 1First Car Rental, Bluu, National, Budget, Avis and Tempest Car Hire.

  • Which car hire companies will pick you up at OR Tambo airport (JNB)?

    Car hire companies that offer shuttle or pick-up services from OR Tambo airport to off-airport locations include Hertz, Firefly, Thrifty, Budget, Avis, Tempest Car Hire, Dollar, Woodford and Europcar.

  • How can I find car hires near me in Centurion?

    Take a look at our extensive car hire location map to find the best car hire deals near you.

  • How much does an Economy car hire cost in Centurion?

    An Economy car hire in Centurion costs R492 per day, on average.

  • How much does a Mini car hire cost in Centurion?

    A Mini car hire in Centurion costs R434 per day, on average.

  • How much does a Full Size car hire cost in Centurion?

    A Full Size car hire in Centurion costs R2 105 per day, on average.

  • How much does it cost to hire a car for a week in Centurion?

    On average a car hire in Centurion costs R6 726 per week (R961 per day).

  • How much does it cost to hire a car long term for a month in Centurion?

    On average a car hire in Centurion costs R28 826 per month (R961 per day).

  • What type of car is recommended for driving in Centurion?

    Most roads within the city centre are well-tarmacked. However, some roads are unpaved in certain parts of the city. Again, some suburban areas are sandy with uphill and bumpy roads, so consider getting a well-raised Centurion car hire to manoeuvre around most rural roads. In this instance, look for an SUV. In addition to offering better handling in bad roads and challenging weather conditions, an SUV is fuel efficient and guarantees more legroom for a comfortable journey.

  • What is the speed limit in Centurion?

    When driving your car hire in Centurion, beware of the varying speed limits depending on the area. The speed limit is 60 km/h (37 mph) when driving on public roads within the urban area. The speed limit is 100 km/h (62 mph) when driving on public roads outside the city centre, and 120 km/h (74 mph) on freeways. When driving around built-up areas like residential areas, school zones, and business districts, the speed limit is 40 km/h (24 mph). Abide by the city's speed limits because speeding is heavily punished.

  • Where are the best places to park in Centurion?

    Finding a car park can be challenging when driving your Centurion car hire. So, you should consider booking a Centurion hotel to avoid the stress of looking for a place to park. Several hotels are offering free parking if you reside on their property. For instance, consider African Pride Irene Country Lodge, Thatch Haven Guest House, or ANEW Hotel Centurion Pretoria. However, if you opt for metered parking, consider looking for a place in downtown Centurion. Olievenhoutbosch Ext 15 Park, Banana Park, and Eldo Park are worth considering. Parking your car hire in Centurion costs around 23 ZAR (1 GBP).

Centurion car rental reviews and directory

Dollar

4,6

Mediocre

1 review

One location in Centurion

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259 West Street

+27 12 643 0220

Monday08:00 - 17:00
Tuesday08:00 - 17:00
Wednesday08:00 - 17:00
Thursday08:00 - 17:00
Friday08:00 - 17:00
Saturday08:00 - 17:00

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1First Car Rental

8,0

Very Good

No reviews available

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2 locations in Centurion

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Corner South St And Heuwel Rd, Centurion, 0051

+27 12 643 1578

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Corner South St and Heuwel Rd

+27 126 431 578

Monday08:00 - 17:00
Tuesday08:00 - 17:00
Wednesday08:00 - 17:00
Thursday08:00 - 17:00
Friday08:00 - 17:00
Saturday08:00 - 17:00

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Avis

7,2

Good

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One location in Centurion

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Barloworld Toyota Centurion

+27 12 663 1347

Monday08:00 - 17:00
Tuesday08:00 - 17:00
Wednesday08:00 - 17:00
Thursday08:00 - 17:00
Friday08:00 - 17:00
Saturday08:00 - 17:00

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Budget

6,9

Okay

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One location in Centurion

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Barloworld Toyota Centurion

+27 12 663 1347

Monday08:00 - 17:00
Tuesday08:00 - 17:00
Wednesday08:00 - 17:00
Thursday07:30 - 17:00
Friday08:00 - 17:00
Saturday08:00 - 17:00

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Sixt

6,9

Okay

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One location in Centurion

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cnr Heuwel Road & South Street

+27 12 643 1578

Monday08:00 - 17:00
Tuesday08:00 - 17:00
Wednesday08:00 - 17:00
Thursday08:00 - 17:00
Friday08:00 - 17:00
Saturday08:00 - 17:00

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Europcar

6,1

Okay

No reviews available

One location in Centurion

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Anew Hotel

+27 12 643 1523

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Thrifty

5,7

Fair

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2 locations in Centurion

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259 West Street

+27 12 643 0220

Monday08:00 - 17:00
Tuesday08:00 - 17:00
Wednesday08:00 - 17:00
Thursday08:00 - 17:00
Friday08:00 - 17:00
Saturday08:00 - 17:00

Williams Hunt,cnr Lenchen Av

+27 10 005 6071

Monday07:00 - 17:00
Tuesday07:00 - 17:00
Wednesday07:00 - 17:00
Thursday07:00 - 17:00
Friday07:00 - 17:00

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GREEN MOTION

4,6

Mediocre

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One location in Centurion

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264 West Ave, Die Hoewes

+27 11 975 6790

Monday00:00 - 23:59
Tuesday00:00 - 23:59
Wednesday00:00 - 23:59
Thursday00:00 - 23:59
Friday00:00 - 23:59
Saturday00:00 - 23:59
Sunday00:00 - 23:59

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Tempest Car Hire

4,3

Mediocre

No reviews available

2 locations in Centurion

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CRN Hendrik Verwoed and Gordon

+27 126 631 368

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Corner Larchnook & South Street

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Bidvest

2,0

Poor

No reviews available

One location in Centurion

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Centurion Lake Hotel, Lenchen Avenue

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Firefly

10,0

Wonderful

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One location in Centurion

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Williams Hunt

+27 219 354 800

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Bluu

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One location in Centurion

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Meet & Greet - Vehicles delivered from CV

+27 12 663 1267

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First Rent

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One location in Centurion

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8 Baobab Nook

+27 126 431 578

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FlexWays

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One location in Centurion

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2 Larch Nook, Central

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One traveller who hired a car in Centurion gave the car agency they used an average rating of 6.3

Car hire locations in or near Centurion

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Most popular agency

CarWiz

Most popular car type

Economy

Average price

R961/day

Good deal

R639/day

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