Car Rental East London Airport (ELS)

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East London Airport, East London, South Africa
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Driver's country of residence is United States of America (USA) and age is 30-65
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500+ Trusted Providers:

Cheapest Car Rental Rates

Economy
VW Polo or similar
VW Polo
  • 4x
  • 1x
  • 5x
  • Yes
  • Man.
Hertz
$16.00 / per day
Mini
Suzuki Alto or similar
Suzuki Alto
  • 4x
  • 1x
  • 4x
  • Yes
  • Man.
Bidvest
$16.81 / per day
Compact
Hyundai Accent or similar
Hyundai Accent
  • 4x
  • 3x
  • 4x
  • Yes
  • Man.
Keddy
$21.89 / per day
Standard
Nissan NP 300 (Pick Up) or similar
Nissan NP 300 (Pick Up)
  • 2x
  • 2x
  • 2x
  • No
  • Man.
SIXT
$31.20 / per day

Most Popular Car Rental Offers

Intermediate
Toyota Corolla Sedan or similar
Toyota Corolla Sedan
  • 5x
  • 2x
  • 4x
  • Yes
  • Man.
Thrifty
$34.45 / per day
Full-size
Toyota Hilux or similar
Toyota Hilux
  • 2x
  • 4x
  • 2x
  • Yes
  • Man.
Hertz
$39.03 / per day
Premium
Mercedes Benz C Class or similar
Mercedes Benz C Class
  • 5x
  • 3x
  • 4x
  • Yes
  • Auto.
Hertz
$45.75 / per day
Standard Elite
Audi A3 or similar
Audi A3
  • 4x
  • 2x
  • 4x
  • Yes
  • Auto.
Keddy
$47.24 / 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.

Travel Information

Language
IsiZulu,
IsiXhosa,
Afrikaans
Currency
ZAR
Country code
27
Average car rental length
10 days
Economy car rental price
$22.05 / per day
Traffic direction
Left-hand
Speed limit out of town
100 km/h
62 mi/h
Speed limit within town
40 km/h
25 mi/h
Acceptable limit of BAC
0.05%

Airport info

Rating
6.4
  • Getting to the airport 8.0
  • Departure and check-in 10.0
  • Terminal facilities 7.5
  • Wi-Fi connectivity 5.0
  • Restaurants and car rental services 3.0
  • Lounge 1.5

East London Airport (ELS)

  • IATA: ELS
  • ICAO: FAEL
  • Airport name: East London Airport (ELS)
  • Airport type: Public / Civil
  • Airport Size: Medium Airport
  • Elevation AMSL: 133 m / 436 ft
  • Runway Surface: Asphalt
  • Distance from City: 5.6 miles / 9 km W of town

Top 17 Locations near East London Airport

  1. 230.4 km / 143.1 miles away
  2. 448.8 km / 278.9 miles away
  3. 461.9 km / 287.0 miles away
  4. 492.7 km / 306.1 miles away
  5. Car Rental at George Airport from $13.40 per day
    516.3 km / 320.8 miles away
  6. 553.8 km / 344.1 miles away
  7. 627.4 km / 389.8 miles away
  8. Car Rental at Sishen Airport from $17.78 per day
    757.0 km / 470.4 miles away
  9. 768.2 km / 477.3 miles away
  10. 789.2 km / 490.4 miles away
  11. 811.9 km / 504.5 miles away
  12. 821.7 km / 510.6 miles away
  13. 861.2 km / 535.1 miles away
  14. 889.6 km / 552.8 miles away
  15. 908.3 km / 564.4 miles away
  16. 1034.3 km / 642.7 miles away

When are car rental prices cheapest at East London Airport?

The cost of renting a car at East London Airport depends on the time of year. This graph compares month-to-month price changes to help you find the best deal.
Average Rental Price at East London Airport
$35.92
January
$154.92
February
$52.76
March
$41.17
April
$31.80
May
June
$37.72
July
$15.72
August
$28.91
September
$33.12
October
November
$33.43
December
The cheapest time of the year to rent a vehicle at East London Airport is August when prices for an Economy class start from $15.72. You can see that this is 66% cheaper than the yearly’s average and 90% cheaper than renting a car in February (when rental prices start at $154.92 for a Compact class). Knowing this can help you find the best price. But remember that these are average numbers. The exact cost of your rental will depend on your rental length and on how far in advance you book the car. Enter your travel dates at the top of the page to see exact prices and offers!

What’s the most popular rental length at East London Airport?

Travel length differs from one month to another: in February the average rental period is 10 days, while in October, the average rental period is only 3 days.
Average Rental Length at East London Airport
9
January
10
February
10
March
8
April
9
May
10
June
8
July
8
August
4
September
3
October
4
November
4
December

Which is the busiest car rental month at East London Airport?

Travelers are most likely to rent a car at East London Airport in April, while the fewest number of travelers rent in October.
East London Airport Car Rental Popularity by Monthly Searches
148%
January
158%
February
145%
March
172%
April
169%
May
94%
June
142%
July
161%
August
6%
September
October
1%
November
4%
December

Top 9 Suppliers for East London Airport in 2019

Hertz
Hertz
Excellent 8.9
0027 0 437 362 116
66 Settlers Way, East London Airport, East London, 5200
Thrifty
Thrifty
Excellent 8.8
+27 (0) 43 736 2258 / +27 (0) 43 736 2222
Unit 6 Car Rental Section
SIXT
SIXT
Excellent 8.7
+27-43-7362900
66 Settlers Way, Greenfields
Keddy
Keddy
Excellent 8.7
+27437362230
settlers bay
Europcar
Europcar
Excellent 8.6
0027 437 362 230
Settlers Way, East London Airport, East London, 5200, South Africa
Bidvest
Bidvest
Excellent 8.6
0027 437 075 310
66 Settlers Way, Greenfields, East London, 5201
Avis
Avis
Excellent 8.5
0027 43 709 8200
East London, 5200, South Africa
Budget
Budget
Excellent 8.5
0027 43 709 8200
East London Airport
First Car Rental
First Car Rental
Excellent 8.3
0027 437 362 900 / 0027 823 134 050
East London Airport, East London, 5200

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