Car rental for students in Cape Town, South Africa

Affordable car hire in Cape Town

Do you stay longer in Cape Town, South Africa, do you need transport, but do not want to spend any money on that? Then we have several car rental options available for you. We have selected affordable and good quality rental cars.
Students who are younger than 21 can also book a rental car with our partners.

We have the following options for you:

Category A. Best priced new rental cars from ZAR 160, – pd
Category B. Slightly larger new rental car from ZAR 190, – pd
Category P. New rental car (automatic) from ZAR 225, – pd

Student car hire Cape Town – Category A

Best priced new rental cars in Cape Town (small cars, like Chevrolet Spark or Tata Indica)

These small but new rental cars are very competitively priced for our customers and are also available for tenants younger than 21. These cars are new, reliable and easy to drive. These rental cars are offered to us at special rates by a provider with national service.

The tenant must own a credit card registered in his or her name (ie not on that of, for example, the parents).

Details cheap car hire Cape Town:

  • Small, new model rental car (Chevrolet Spark or similar)
  • An extra driver for an additional payment or R250, – p.md.p. driver allowed
  • Rental cars include insurance (with own risk)
  • National assistance on the road in case of technical problems
  • A radio is standard
  • Power steering
  • Minimum age of the tenant is 18 years
  • Minimum rental period is 1 month
  • Tires, windows, wheel covers and the bottom of the car are not included in the insurance policy. Even with irresponsiblebehavior and violation of the traffic rules, the possible damage is not covered by the insurance.
  • These cars can only be paid with a credit card in the name of the driver
  • Read our terms and conditions before you place a reservation!
  • Mail us to reserve a car

Student car hire Cape Town – Category B

Best priced new rental cars in Cape Town (medium car, like Toyota Etios Hatchback or Hyundai Accent)

These medium-sized rental cars are very competitively priced especially for our customers and are also available for tenants younger than 21. These cars are new, reliable and easy to drive. These rental cars are offered to us at special rates by a provider with national service.

The tenant must own a credit card registered in his or her name (ie not on that of, for example, the parents).

Details cheap car hire Cape Town:

  • Medium new model rental car (Toyota Etios Hatchback, Hyundai Accent)
  • An extra driver for an additional payment of R250, – p.md.p. driver allowed
  • Rental cars include insurance (with own risk)
  • National assistance along the road in case of technical problems
  • A radio is standard
  • Power steering
  • Minimum age of the tenant is 18 years
  • Minimum rental period is 1 month
  • Tires, windows, wheel covers and the bottom of the car (ie damage caused by bad roads) are not included in the insurance policy. Even with irresponsible behavior and violation of the traffic rules, the possible damage is not covered by the insurance.
  • These cars can only be rented with a credit card in the name of the driver
  • Read our terms and conditions before you place a reservation!
  • Mail us to reserve a car

Student car hire Cape Town – Category P

New rental cars with automatic transmission (Hyundai I10 or similar)

These new cars with automatic gears are very competitively priced for our customers and are also available for tenants younger than 21. These cars are new, reliable and easy to drive. These rental cars are offered to us at special rates by a provider with national service.

The tenant must own a credit card registered in his or her name (ie not on that of, for example, the parents).

Details cheap car hire Cape Town:

  • New model rental car with automatic transmission (Hyundai I10 or similar)
  • An extra driver for an additional payment of R250, – p.md.p. driver allowed
  • Rental cars include insurance (with own risk)
  • National assistance along the road in case of technical problems
  • A radio is standard
  • Power steering
  • Minimum age of the tenant is 18 years
  • Minimum rental period is 1 month
  • Tires, windows, wheel covers and the bottom of the car (ie damage caused by bad roads) are not included in the insurance policy. Even with irresponsible behavior and violation of the traffic rules, the possible damage is not covered by the insurance.
  • These cars can only be rented with a credit card in the name of the driver
  • Read our terms and conditions before you place a reservation!
  • Mail us to reserve a car

Shorm term car hire Cape Town – RentMyRide

RentMyRide is South Africa’s AirBnB for cars

A weekend away? A few days on a road trip? Rent a city car, a van, a jeep or luxury car from a friendly local. View the extensive range on the here, you will find many different cars for a good price. You are in direct contact with the owner of the car and can discuss everything with him or her before the start of the rental period. RentmyRide works with a permanent contract between tenant and landlord.

At RentMyRide you are insured up to R10,000,000. This insurance protects you against theft, damage, accidents and lawsuits (please note that you have an excess of R5000 per incident).

BOOK NOW and use the discount code “4exchange” when paying to get a 5% discount!

 Details RentmyRide car hire in Cape Town:
  • During your trip you are covered by RentMyRide’s R10,000,000 liability insurance policy (with a deductible of R5000)
  • National assistance along the road in case of technical problems and accidents
  • Minimum age of the tenant is 18 years
  • Minimum rental period for cheap cars is 1 week
  • Minimum rental period for more expensive cars differs from 1-3 days
    Min 7 days for cars <R200 a day
    Min 1 day for cars> R1000 a day
    Min 2 days for cars> R500 a day
    Min 3 days for cars> R200 a day
  • An additional driver must be declared to RentMyRide and is at no extra cost
  • Tires, windows, wheel covers and the bottom of the car (ie damage caused by bad roads) are not included in the insurance policy. Even with irresponsible behavior and violation of the traffic rules, the possible damage is not covered by the insurance.
  • Read the terms and conditions of RentmyRide well before you make a booking
  • BOOK NOW and use the discount code “4exchange” when paying to get a 5% discount!