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Johannesburg OR Tambo International Airport is the busiest airport on the continent of Africa and is situated in the Kempton Park district of Johannesburg, 23 km north-west of the city centre and 46 km south of Pretoria city centre.
Formerly, Jan Smuts Airport, it has been renamed in honour of the late and former ANC President, Oliver Reginald Tambo, who was more commonly referred to by the name of OR Tambo.
Johannesburg OR Tambo International Airport is one of the few airports in the world with scheduled passenger direct flights between all 6 inhabited continents and also serves as a continental gateway to many sub-Saharan countries.
Why rent a car in Johannesburg
Check Orbitcarhire.com if you are looking for a cheap car rental in Tambo International Airport. Our team negotiates with all the major car rental companies to bring you exclusive deals and the lowest prices on a range of vehicles. We will always do our best to provide a service that will make your car rental in Tambo International Airport hassle-free. If you have any further questions about car rental at Tambo International Airport, you can also contact Orbit Car Hire where we offer 24/7 customer support.
Where to pick up your Tambo International Airport rental car
Picking up your rental car at Tambo International Airport is an easy process when booking with Orbit Car Hire. You will find brands such as Budget, Enterprise, Europcar, National, Thrifty, Payless, Alamo, Hertz, Dollar and SIXT to have rental kiosks inside or near the terminal. You will find your rental car pick-up instructions on your voucher, you can also see it while searching for offers through Orbit Car Hire.
Tambo International Airport has a tourist information desk located in the arrivals hall. The agents on the information desk will also be able to provide all needed information about all car rental companies in South Africa. So if you have any doubt after you land, simply walk to them and ask them for instructions on how to find your rental car in South Africa.
Looking for a rent a car for pleasure or business at Tambo International Airport? With our search engine you can find low prices for all categories from economy to luxury, mini-vans to SUV's so you will be able to find the car that suits your trip. In the search engine at the top, you can enter your pick-up and drop-off locations. You will find low prices with no hidden fees, filter your preferred transmission type. Book online and help you with our customer support team by phone, email, or Live Chat.
Most popular rental cars at Tambo International Airport
The most popular rental car in Tambo International Airport is the Mini or economy car category as they are the most suitable for driving through busy streets and cities.
Hire a car at Tambo International Airport (JNB)
To get the best possible offers for car hire, book in advance. This way you will have the largest selection of available vehicles and the highest chances of geting the perfect car for your trip. On top of that you can take advantage of special offers and discounts that are available when you book early.
What you need to know about renting a car
What do I need to rent a car in South Africa?
A credit card in the name of the main driver needs to be presented. A security deposit may be required while renting a car so the credit card must have sufficient funds. You can find details about the security deposit listed while booking the vehicle as well as on your voucher. It is important to have a valid driving license with the name of the main driver as well as additional drivers when it applies. An International Driving Permit is required in addition to a National Driving License if the National Driving License you or any of the Additional Drivers hold is not clearly identifiable as a Driving License, eg, it is in a non-Latin alphabet (eg Arabic, Chinese, Cyrillic, Japanese). It can also depend on the country or car rental company you are renting with. If you have found a car on our website, you can press the rental terms link from the supplier for more information about driving license requirements. You will need to have identification with you such as a passport and ID cards. When you pick up your rental car you need to have your voucher with you.
How old do I need to be to rent a car in South Africa?
The minimum age to rent a car for Economy groups are 19 years old renters. For Compact, Intermediate car groups are available for 21 years old renters. Full-size vans and standard car Groups are available for 25 years old renters. With some suppliers for people over 75 years of age. Young driver surcharges may apply to many car rental companies for people under 21 years of age.
Do I need car insurance in South Africa?
Insurances are very important when renting a car and can be different between countries. When renting a car in South Africa with Orbit Car Hire the prices will include mandatory insurance in the country.
Do I need a credit card to rent a car in South Africa?
In most cases, a credit card is required to be presented in the name of the main driver. A security deposit may be required when renting a car so it is important to have sufficient funds on the credit card. When searching for a car at Orbit you can see credit card requirements from all our suppliers.
Do I need an international driving license in South Africa?
If your driver's license is not issued in English, you need to provide an official translation or have an International Driving Permit (IDP). You are required by law to carry your Drivers Licence when driving.
How do I find the cheapest car hire in South Africa?
You can find cheap car hire by comparing prices with all major car rentals at Orbit. A good idea can be to book in advance as the prices can increase closer to the travel period.
What is the cheapest rental car in South Africa?
You will find the mini car category or economy cars to be the cheapest car categories. Vehicles such as Hyundai I10 and Fiat Panda often provide the best prices.
What is the best car rental company in South Africa?
You may find excellent service provided by companies such as Hertz, Firefly, Europcar and Keddy.
What types and makes of rental car deals can I find in South Africa?
You will find car types such as mini, economy, compact, Full-Size, and luxury cars. Popular rental cars are Hyundai i20, Toyota, and Kia Picanto.
Does my rental car have unlimited mileage when I rent a car in South Africa?
Most car rentals in South Africa offer unlimited mileage in their offers.
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