Car rental - Cape Town, Cape Town Airport (CPT)

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Cheapest Car Rental Rates

Compact
Toyota Corolla or similar
Toyota Corolla
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Bidvest
€ 15.10 / per day
Mini
Kia Picanto or similar
Kia Picanto
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  • 1x
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  • No
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Keddy
€ 16.04 / per day
Economy
Nissan Micra or similar
Nissan Micra
  • 4x
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  • No
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Thrifty
€ 17.30 / per day
Standard
Toyota Corolla Quest or similar
Toyota Corolla Quest
  • 4x
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  • No
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Europcar
€ 26.25 / per day

Most Popular Car Rental Offers

Minivan
Ford Tourneo or similar
Ford Tourneo
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SIXT
€ 37.48 / per day
Full-size
BMW 3 series Aut. or similar
BMW 3 series Aut.
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Hertz
€ 38.38 / per day
Premium
BMW 3 Series or similar
BMW 3 Series
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  • No
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First Car Rental
€ 52.69 / per day
Special
Nissan Double Cab or similar
Nissan Double Cab
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  • No
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Thrifty
€ 36.80 / per day
The above prices are approximate only. They are based on bookings made during the last 48 hours and depend on booking dates, length of rental and car class.

Also known as

Cape Town Airport was greatly expanded for the 2010 FIFA World Cup. It is now the third busiest airport in Africa.

Top international routes

  • Windhoek
  • Dubai
  • London
  • Nairobi
  • Addis Ababa
  • Amsterdam

Main airlines

Fly Safair, Airlink, Mango, South African Airways, South African Express, and Air Namibia

Terminals

The single Cape Town Airport building is divided into two terminals, domestic and international, which are connected via the check-in area located in the center.

Location

The airport is about 20 km (12 miles) from the city center. Motorway N2 is the main road connecting the airport to the city.

Top car rental companies

Bidvest, Europcar, SIXT, Keddy, and Hertz ZA

Car rental desks

Car rental offices are located across from the main airport building and can be reached via two pedestrian underground passageways.

Services and Facilities

You’ll find many shops, as well as restaurants, cafés, ATMs, a currency exchange, several lounges, a medical service, and prayer rooms. Luggage storage is in the arrivals area of the domestic terminal. The airport provides assistance to travelers with reduced mobility, but you should get in touch in advance if this is needed.

Nearest gas station

Total Airport Industria, located at Montreal Drive, Boquinar Industrial Area, can be reached in less than five minutes and is open 24/7. There are many other gas stations near Cape Town Airport and on the way to the city.

Popular one-way rentals

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  • East London (1,041 km / 647 mi)
  • Maun (2,268 km / 1,409 mi)

Travel information

Country code
+27
Language
IsiZulu,
IsiXhosa,
Afrikaans
Currency
ZAR
Average rental length
11 days
Average rental price
€ 22.55 / per day

Airport info

Rating
7.7
  • Getting to the airport 7.3
  • Departure and check-in 7.9
  • Terminal facilities 7.3
  • Wi-Fi connectivity 5.7
  • Restaurants and car rental services 6.6
  • Lounge 5.2

Cape Town Airport (CPT)

  • IATA: CPT
  • ICAO: FACT
  • Airport name: Cape Town Airport (CPT)
  • Airport type: Public / Civil
  • Airport Size: Large Airport
  • Elevation AMSL: 46 m / 151 ft
  • Runway Surface: Asphalt
  • Aircraft movements (per year): 99,337
  • Passengers (per year): 10,211,390
  • Distance from City: 12.4 miles / 20 km SE of town
  • Airport Hours: 24 hours a day

Top 5 Cape Town Airport (CPT) Suppliers in 2018

Bidvest
Bidvest
Excellent 8.6
0027 0219272750
Cape Town Intl Airport, Main Building Unit BG12, Central Car Rental Building, Central Boulevard 7525
Europcar
Europcar
Very good 7.7
0027219358600
PAROW EAST
SIXT
SIXT
Very good 7.6
0027-21-9347499
Cape Town Int. Airport
Keddy
Keddy
Very good 7.6
0027219358600
CAR RENTAL TERMINAL
Hertz ZA
Hertz ZA
Very good 7.2
0027 21935 3000
P O Box 444, Parow, Cape Town, 7499 Gold Plus Rewards Location

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