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    Car Hire Johannesburg

    Discover the best of Johannesburg with Car Hire

    Book your car hire in Johannesburg with Auto Europe and use our safe, reliable and secure online booking system. With over 60 years of experience, you can feel confident Auto Europe will find you the perfect hire car to suit your holiday needs. Our exceptional customer service and Beat Rate Guarantee assure the best savings and quality of service on your car hire. Secure a great deal on your next car hire in minutes through Auto Europe today!

    Johannesburg is South Africa's largest city and offers tourists a variety of art galleries and museums complemented by subtropical savannah and beautiful wildlife. The Walter Sisulu Botanical Garden and Montecasino Bird Gardens have lush green scenery for visitors to sit and observe birds such as parrots and the endangered Black Eagle. You can pat cubs, feed the giraffe or even drive through the lion enclosures in your hire car if you visit the Lion Park. Aside from having lots of must-see wildlife, Johannesburg has a rich history that dates back to the pre-18th century Witwatersrand Gold Rush making is a centre of diamond and gold markets. Visit one of the many gold mines including the old Kromadraai Gold Mine or Gold Reef City to learn about gold mining and go down a mine.

    There are many craft markets in the surrounding areas of Johannesburg where tourists and locals alike can shop for traditional African art, beadwork, wirework, herbs and remedies. If you would prefer to visit one of the popular shopping malls in Johannesburg head to the Oriental Plaza or Sandton City for well-known brands, movie theatres and supermarkets or the Bedford Centre for smaller, independent stores. Johannesburg is a multicultural city offering a range of international cuisines throughout the city in different forms like al fresco dining, pavement cafes and many fine dining restaurants.

    For a day trip out of Johannesburg head about an hour north to Pretoria, a vibrant destination. Visit the National Zoological Gardens of South Africa which features an aquarium, reptile park and everything in between. You can even hire golf carts to drive around the grounds if you would prefer to avoid walking in the heat. Whilst in Pretoria you can learn about South Africa's history to date at the National Cultural History Museum. Nelspruit is a little further away, and can be the next destination on your South African Safari. Located four hours east of Johannesburg, Nelspruit is surrounded by waterfalls, bridges, loop walks, monkeys, baboons, mountain passes and more.

    Car Hire Supplier and Depots in Johannesburg

    Auto Europe's car hire suppliers in Johannesburg include Avis, Hertz and First.

    Depots are located at Johannesburg International Airport, Johannesburg Railway Station and various downtown locations for your convenience. Enter your details in the booking form to find the depot closest to you.


    Parking and Tolls

    Most shopping malls in Johannesburg have free secure parking however you may be charged a small fee to park at the more popular malls. In the CBD paid on-street parking is available for around 40 cents for 30 minutes and 80 cents for an hour. Parking time limits apply to a maximum of two hours and money is paid to parking marshals. Marshals wear black and white uniforms and carry mobile parking machines. Once you have made your payment, a receipt will be issued which must be placed in a visible spot on your dashboard.

    Driving Distances

    • Johannesburg to Johannesburg Airport (40km approx. 35min)
    • Johannesburg to Germiston (25km approx. 30min)
    • Johannesburg to Pretoria (65km approx. 50min)
    • Johannesburg to Nelspruit (355km approx. 4hr20min)

    Car Hire in Johannesburg with Auto Europe

    Book your car hire in Johannesburg with Auto Europe over our safe, reliable and secure online booking system. Our exceptional customer service and Beat Rate Guarantee assure the best savings and quality of service on your car hire. For more information, read our Car Rental FAQ page, read our Terms and Conditions, or Contact Us.