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Bloemfontein car rentals from $24/day

This price is the cheapest per day rate found by a KAYAK user in the last 72 hours by searching for a car rental in Bloemfontein with a pick-up date of 7/31 and drop-off date of 8/1. Fares are subject to change and may not be available at all agencies or on all dates of rental. Click the price to replicate the search for this deal.
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Volkswagen Polo Vivo car
Volkswagen Polo Vivo
or similar SMALL
2
2
4-5
$25/day
Toyota Corolla Quest car
Toyota Corolla Quest
or similar SMALL
4
2
4-5
$29/day
Toyota Corolla Quest car
Toyota Corolla Quest
or similar MEDIUM
5
3
4-5
$28/day
Suzuki Ertiga car
Suzuki Ertiga
or similar VAN
5
3
4-5
$56/day
Toyota Fortuner car
Toyota Fortuner
or similar SUV
5
2
4-5
$92/day
Renault Kwid car
Renault Kwid
or similar SMALL
2
2
4-5
$24/day
Volkswagen T-Cross car
Volkswagen T-Cross
or similar SUV
5
3
4-5
$55/day
Class Standard SUV car
Class Standard SUV
or similar SUV
5
3
4-5
$73/day
Toyota Urban Cruiser car
Toyota Urban Cruiser
or similar SUV
4
2
4-5
$79/day
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KAYAK’s top tips for renting a car in Bloemfontein

  • The benefits of car hire in Bloemfontein are endless, if you value the freedom it provides and the convenience to explore the city with its surrounding areas at your own pace. While there are buses and taxis available, the buses in Bloemfontein are operated by private companies such as Bloemfontein Public Transport and Motheo Bus Services, but are known to run late or be cancelled at the last minute. Plus, public transport timetables are tricky to navigate and are often overcrowded. Having a car hire in Bloemfontein allows you to easily access the many attractions beyond the city, such as the Free State National Botanical Garden and the Franklin Game Reserve.
  • If you are flying into SA and have decided on Bloemfontein car hire, you'll find the car hire offices conveniently located within the terminal building of Bram Fischer International Airport (BFN). There are no shuttle services from the terminal to the car hire offices, as they are easily accessible on foot. Popular car hire companies operating from this airport include Avis, Budget, and Europcar. The car park where you can retrieve your hire car is situated just outside the terminal building, in Car Park A.
  • Driving a car hire in Bloemfontein offers a positive experience due to the well-maintained and organised road system. The main roads, such as the Nelson Mandela Drive and the National Road N8, are in good condition, allowing for smooth and comfortable drives. However, it's important to exercise caution and be aware of pedestrians. Pedestrians tend to cross the road without warning and can sometimes be travelling with livestock, so it's crucial to remain vigilant at all times.
  • Rush hour typically occurs between 7:30 and 8:30 and between 17:00 and 18:00. The Nelson Mandela Drive and the National Road N8 are two major roads that are affected during these peak hours. There are a few things to take note of whilst driving in Blowmfontien. Firstly, keep your doors locked wherever possible, especially after parking. Some drivers in the city may display aggressive behaviour, so it's advisable to drive defensively and adhere to all traffic rules and regulations, and watch for potholes on rural roads.
  • 25% of our users found rental cars in Bloemfontein for $30 or less
  • Book your rental car in Bloemfontein at least 1 day before your trip in order to get a below-average price
  • Off-airport rental car locations in Bloemfontein are around 3% cheaper than airport locations on average
  • Economy rental cars in Bloemfontein are around 61% cheaper than other car types, on average

FAQs about renting a car in Bloemfontein

  • How much does it cost to rent a car in Bloemfontein?

    On average a rental car in Bloemfontein costs $36 per day. But prices differ between operators and you can save money through a price comparison of car rental deals from different agencies. The cheapest price for a car rental in Bloemfontein found in the last 2 weeks is $31.

  • What is the cheapest car rental company in Bloemfontein?

    In the past 72 hours, the cheapest rental cars were found at Budget ($24/day), Europcar ($28/day) and Avis ($29/day). In the last 72 hours the cheapest rental car price was found at Budget 50 Nelson Mandela Drive null (1 miles from city center).

  • Can I rent an automatic car in Bloemfontein?

    Yes, automatic cars are available in most car renting companies in Bloemfontein. As cars with manual transmission are more common in many countries, you might have to pay an additional charge for renting an automatic car.

  • How much is gas price in Bloemfontein?

    The average gas price in Bloemfontein is $4.76 per gallon over the past 30 days. Filling up a gas tank costs between $57 and $76, depending on the car size.

  • What is the most popular rental car in Bloemfontein?

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

  • Which car rental companies are at Bloemfontein Intl airport (BFN)?

    Car rental companies onsite at Bloemfontein Intl airport include Budget and Avis.

  • Which car rental companies will pick you up at Bloemfontein Intl airport (BFN)?

    The only car rental company that offers shuttle or pick-up services from Bloemfontein Intl airport to off-airport locations is Avis.

  • How can I find car rentals near me in Bloemfontein?

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

  • How much does an Economy car rental cost in Bloemfontein?

    An Economy car rental in Bloemfontein costs $18 per day, on average.

  • How much does a Mini car rental cost in Bloemfontein?

    A Mini car rental in Bloemfontein costs $30 per day, on average.

  • How much does an Intermediate car rental cost in Bloemfontein?

    An Intermediate car rental in Bloemfontein costs $51 per day, on average.

  • How much does it cost to rent a car for a week in Bloemfontein?

    On average a rental car in Bloemfontein costs $250 per week ($36 per day).

  • How much does it cost to rent a car long term for a month in Bloemfontein?

    On average a rental car in Bloemfontein costs $1,073 per month ($36 per day).

  • Should I get insurance when renting a car in Bloemfontein?

    Most car rental providers in Bloemfontein offer insurance but the level of protection can differ substantially. If you're unsure whether to get extra protection for your car rental in Bloemfontein, check out KAYAK's car rental insurance guide.

  • How many car agencies are operating in Bloemfontein?

    KAYAK has deals for you to compare from 16 car rental agencies in Bloemfontein.

  • What do I need to know before booking a car rental in Bloemfontein?

    Finding the right price, understanding the add-ons and staying up to date with policy changes can be a challenge. That’s why KAYAK has produced the ultimate guide to renting a car to help you cut though the jargon and make the right choice for your rental car. Find tips and insights for how to book your rental, what car rental insurance you’ll need, how to deal with a car rental agency and what extra fees to expect (and avoid!).

  • Why should I use KAYAK to rent a car in Bloemfontein?

    KAYAK searches thousands of car rental agencies to provide you with offers from all car rental agencies operating in Bloemfontein so that you can compare car rental rates, reviews and pick-up and drop-off locations to find the best deal for you.

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

    For driving in Bloemfontein, we recommend a compact car, as the city streets can be narrow in certain areas, most commonly in residential neighbourhoods like Westdene and Willows. If you plan on exploring the surrounding regions or venturing into the nearby mountains, like the Maluti Mountains or the Golden Gate Highlands National Park, an SUV would be a recommended choice. The rugged terrain and potential off-road driving make an SUV more suitable for these areas.

  • What’s the speed limit in Bloemfontein?

    When driving a car hire in Bloemfontein, you'll notice that the speed limits typically range from 60 to 80 km/h (37 to 50 mph) within the city limits. In certain residential zones of Bloemfontein, the speed limits are typically around 40 km/h (25 mph) or lower. This includes areas like Westdene and Willows. On the highways outside the city, such as the N8 and N1, the speed limits can go up to 120 km/h (75 mph).

  • Where are the best places to park in Bloemfontein?

    Parking in Bloemfontein is generally available and relatively affordable. In the city centre, paid parking garages and metered street parking are common. The cost of parking in these areas typically ranges from 10 to 20 ZAR (0.50 to 1 GBP) per hour. In the city centre of Bloemfontein, you can find popular car parks such as Hoffman Square Parking, Loch Logan Waterfront Parking, and Plaza West Parking. These parking garages offer convenient access to shopping centres, restaurants, and other attractions in the heart of the city.

Bloemfontein car rental reviews and directory

Sixt

10.0

Wonderful

No reviews available

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10.0

Comfort

10.0

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10.0

Value for money

10.0

One location in Bloemfontein

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Bram Fischer Intl. Airport

+27 11 230 9999

Monday07:00 - 18:30
Tuesday07:00 - 18:30
Wednesday07:00 - 18:30
Thursday07:00 - 18:30
Friday07:00 - 18:30
Saturday08:00 - 13:00
Sunday09:00 - 18:30

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Avis

10.0

Wonderful

No reviews available

Cheapest deal

2 locations in Bloemfontein

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50 Nelson Mandela Drive

+27 51 409 9700

Monday08:00 - 13:00
Tuesday08:00 - 13:00
Wednesday08:00 - 13:00
Thursday08:00 - 13:00
Friday08:00 - 13:00
Saturday08:00 - 13:00

Bloemfontein Airport

+27 51 433 2331

Monday07:00 - 18:30
Tuesday07:00 - 18:30
Wednesday07:00 - 18:30
Thursday07:00 - 18:30
Friday07:00 - 18:30
Saturday09:00 - 18:30
Sunday09:00 - 18:30

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Firefly

10.0

Wonderful

No reviews available

Best rated

5 locations in Bloemfontein

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205 Nelson Mandela Drive

Opening times not available

Autoteam 79 Oliver Tambo Road

+27 51 406 3102

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Bram Fischer Int Apt

+27 514 332 627

Monday06:30 - 20:00
Tuesday06:30 - 20:00
Wednesday06:30 - 20:00
Thursday06:30 - 20:00
Friday06:30 - 20:00
Saturday09:00 - 18:30
Sunday09:00 - 18:30

Car Pool Building

+27 514 440 557

Monday06:30 - 20:00
Tuesday06:30 - 20:00
Wednesday06:30 - 20:00
Thursday06:30 - 20:00
Friday06:30 - 20:00
Saturday08:00 - 13:00

Oranje Toyota

+27 514 063 030

Monday07:00 - 18:30
Tuesday07:00 - 18:30
Wednesday07:00 - 18:30
Thursday07:00 - 18:30
Friday07:00 - 18:30

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keddy by Europcar

10.0

Wonderful

No reviews available

2 locations in Bloemfontein

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123 President Boshoff street Sasol Garage

+27 51 448 4530

Monday08:00 - 13:00
Tuesday08:00 - 13:00
Wednesday08:00 - 13:00
Thursday08:00 - 13:00
Friday08:00 - 13:00
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Sunday08:00 - 13:00

Bloemfontein Airport

+27 514 333 511

Monday06:30 - 20:00
Tuesday06:30 - 20:00
Wednesday06:30 - 20:00
Thursday06:30 - 20:00
Friday06:30 - 20:00
Saturday08:00 - 13:00
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1First Car Rental

9.2

Wonderful

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2 locations in Bloemfontein

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Airport, Maselpoort Road, Bloemfontein

+27 510 011 012

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President Hotel, 1 Union Ave

+27 514 332 786

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Budget

8.0

Very good

No reviews available

Most popular

2 locations in Bloemfontein

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50 Nelson Mandela Drive

+27 51 409 9700

Monday08:00 - 13:00
Tuesday08:00 - 13:00
Wednesday08:00 - 13:00
Thursday08:00 - 13:00
Friday08:00 - 13:00
Saturday08:00 - 13:00

Bloemfontein Airport

+27 51 433 2331

Monday07:00 - 18:30
Tuesday07:00 - 18:30
Wednesday07:00 - 18:30
Thursday07:00 - 18:30
Friday07:00 - 18:30
Saturday09:00 - 18:30
Sunday09:00 - 18:30

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Tempest Car Hire

5.5

Fair

No reviews available

One location in Bloemfontein

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Bram Fischer Intl. Airport

Monday06:00 - 19:30
Tuesday06:00 - 19:30
Wednesday06:00 - 19:30
Thursday06:00 - 19:30
Friday06:00 - 19:30
Saturday08:00 - 13:00
Sunday08:00 - 13:00

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Thrifty

5.2

Fair

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4 locations in Bloemfontein

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205 Nelson Mandela Drive

+27 51 406 3030

Monday06:30 - 20:00
Tuesday06:30 - 20:00
Wednesday06:30 - 20:00
Thursday06:30 - 20:00
Friday06:30 - 20:00
Saturday08:00 - 13:00

Autoteam 79 Oliver Tambo Road

+27 51 406 3102

Monday08:00 - 13:00
Tuesday08:00 - 13:00
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Thursday08:00 - 13:00
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Bloemfontein Airport

+27 51 433 2627

Monday06:30 - 20:00
Tuesday06:30 - 20:00
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Thursday06:30 - 20:00
Friday06:30 - 20:00
Saturday07:00 - 18:30
Sunday07:00 - 18:30

Oranje Toyota

+27 51 406 3000

Monday07:00 - 18:30
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Wednesday07:00 - 18:30
Thursday07:00 - 18:30
Friday07:00 - 18:30
Saturday08:00 - 13:00

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Bidvest

2.0

Poor

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4 locations in Bloemfontein

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208 Nelson Mandela Dr.

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Bloemfontein Airport

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Cnr Zastron & Nelson Mandela Str (City Centre)

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Winkie Direko Building

+27 514 440 019

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FlexWays

2.0

Poor

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2 locations in Bloemfontein

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1 Union Ave, Central

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Maselpoort Road

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Bluu

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4 locations in Bloemfontein

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208 Nelson Mandela Drive

+27 51 447 9947

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24 Kruger Avenue

+27 51 433 3506

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Bram Fischer Intl. Airport

+27 51 433 3505

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Paraxel Street, University of the Free State Campus

+27 51 444 0029

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Hertz

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4 locations in Bloemfontein

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205 Nelson Mandela Drive

+27 51 406 3030

Monday06:30 - 20:00
Tuesday06:30 - 20:00
Wednesday06:30 - 20:00
Thursday06:30 - 20:00
Friday06:30 - 20:00
Saturday08:00 - 13:00

Autoteam 79 Oliver Tambo Road

+27 51 406 3102

Monday08:00 - 13:00
Tuesday08:00 - 13:00
Wednesday08:00 - 13:00
Thursday08:00 - 13:00
Friday08:00 - 13:00
Saturday08:00 - 13:00

Bloemfontein Airport

+27 51 433 2627

Monday06:30 - 20:00
Tuesday06:30 - 20:00
Wednesday06:30 - 20:00
Thursday06:30 - 20:00
Friday06:30 - 20:00
Saturday07:00 - 18:30
Sunday07:00 - 18:30

Oranje Toyota

+27 51 406 3000

Monday07:00 - 18:30
Tuesday07:00 - 18:30
Wednesday07:00 - 18:30
Thursday07:00 - 18:30
Friday07:00 - 18:30
Saturday08:00 - 13:00

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Dollar

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3 locations in Bloemfontein

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205 Nelson Mandela Drive

+27 51 406 3030

Monday06:30 - 20:00
Tuesday06:30 - 20:00
Wednesday06:30 - 20:00
Thursday06:30 - 20:00
Friday06:30 - 20:00
Saturday08:00 - 13:00

Bloemfontein Airport

+27 51 433 2627

Monday06:30 - 20:00
Tuesday06:30 - 20:00
Wednesday06:30 - 20:00
Thursday06:30 - 20:00
Friday06:30 - 20:00
Saturday07:00 - 18:30
Sunday07:00 - 18:30

Oranje Toyota

+27 51 406 3000

Monday07:00 - 18:30
Tuesday07:00 - 18:30
Wednesday07:00 - 18:30
Thursday07:00 - 18:30
Friday07:00 - 18:30
Saturday08:00 - 13:00

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8.4 Very good

Sep 2016

KAYAK

Pros:

Descent car, good mileage.

Cons:

Not in best working condition, and dirty interior.

Sunnycars

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3 locations in Bloemfontein

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123 President Boshoff Street

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208 Nelson Mandela Drive

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Desk in arrival hall

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Europcar

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2 locations in Bloemfontein

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Bram Fisher Airport

+27 51 433 3511

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Sasol Garage

+27 51 448 4530

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First Rent

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2 locations in Bloemfontein

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Bloemfontein

+27 510 011 012

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President Hotel,1 Union Ave.

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Budget

Most popular car type

Economy

Average price

$36/day

Good deal

$30/day

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