offer two insurance packages - Standard cover with an
excess or Supercover with no excess for overseas drivers.
With Supercover insurance, drivers from outside South
Africa would therefore benefit from 100% insurance cover
in the event of a vehicle theft or an accident. No excess
is payable. Exclusions include - windscreen - undercarriage
- and tyre damage; theft of radio. Terms and conditions
apply. Details will be supplied with your contract of
rental at time of vehicle collection. A claims handling
fee of R550 is payable. NB.
The driver must have a valid credit card for security
purposes. A passengers credit card is not accepted
unless the passenger is also a driver.
- Baby seat or booster seats
- Drivers under 23 years considered
- Vehicle delivery and collection
- One-way drop-off.
- Cross border authorization.
inform us of any of the above when request South African car
AFRICA DRIVERS LICENSE INFORMATION FOR SOUTH AFRICAN CAR
must have a valid driving license, which displays his/her
photograph upon it, or carry your passport with you
as positive identification to verify you as the legal
holder of the drivers license.
Your license must be printed in English so a local
traffic officer can establish which class of vehicle you
are qualified to drive. If not, either an International
license should be purchased before arrival. The onus is on the driver to prove that he
or she is qualified to drive such a vehicle.
MUST carry your driving license on your person at all
times while driving in South Africa.
returning South Africans the old green ID drivers license
document is no longer valid & therefore not acceptable.
Please obtain an International drivers license before
EXTRA - GPS NAVIGATION
GPS road navigation units are available from Cape Town
airport car hire depot, as well as Johannesburg
and Durban Airports, subject to availability at
time of booking. However, they may be returned to any
depot when you return your hire car. Selftours will pre book
this option if you required but payment can only be made
on delivery of your vehicle and GPS unit. The rate is
currently R69 per day with a refundable security deposit
of R 1500.
South Africa car
hire companies offer a Road Atlas free of charge
Selftours South African Tours
we offers a comprehensive package
with Road Atlas of South Africa as
well as directions to each accommodation establishment
that you are booked into.
African Car Hire has access to a national car rental fleet
in excess of 8000 new vehicles. However, all vehicles
are subject to availability at time of your booking. With
South Africa becoming an increasingly popular international
tourist destination you are strongly advised to book your
vehicle well in advance, particularly over the popular
summer season September through to April or if you require
a large or a specialized vehicle.
Mileage maybe unlimited - but - vehicle supplies are not
Cape Town Airport car hire depot
maintains a large fleet of new cars to assure you of
excellent service and reliability
Africa Car Hire operates on a national car rental basis
with depots in most towns across South Africa. All our
vehicles are less than one year old. In the unfortunate
event of an accident or mechanical problem arising, we
pride ourselves on being able to arrange a replacement
vehicle within hours.
Hire in South Africa
is restricted to within the borders of South Africa unless
otherwise agreed to by
the Hirer. On request a letter of authorisation will be
issued on collection of your vehicle and cross border fees
YOU MAY ENTER
of our vehicles will be permitted to cross borders into Namibia,
Botswana, Swaziland & Lesotho. Currently we do not
allow vehicles into Zimbabwe.
Mozambique - special conditions.
HIRE CAR DROP OFF FEES
Garden Route to Cape Town - R800
Cape Town to Garden Route - R800
Johannesburg to W Cape / Kwazulu Natal /
Mpumalanga - R800
W Cape / Kwazulu Natal / Mpumalanga to Johannesburg
Johannesburg to Sun City - R300
Durban to Richards Bay - R300
& Collection fee within 25km (o/h R250) (a/h
Delivery & Collection fee GREATER than 25km
R10.00 per kilometre
South Africa to -
Namibia - R4000
Swaziland/Lesotho - R880
Botswana, Gaborone - R2000
Botswana, Maun/Francistown - R3600
Kasane - R2800
Additions, deliveries, extras, and one way drop of fees
are to be used as a guide and are
subject to change without
** All terms and conditions are subject to change without
our fleet of over 8000 cars
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