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Available locations in Johannesburg

Johannesburg Lanseria Airport
106 Constantia Road
8 Jubilee Street

East Rand Guide

East Rand is a significant and historic suburb of Johannesburg which offers plenty of convenience for tourists who want to stay in affordable accommodation while also being near the attractions. For those who wish to explore this part of South Africa, car hire in East Rand is popular with tourists and is available in abundance.

As it was a key area for battles between opposing political parties during the Apartheid era and was also the settling ground of European settlers in the late 19th century, East Rand is full of history and all the attractions in the area can be reached by getting your own vehicle from a company offering cheap car hire in East Rand.

While in East Rand, you can visit Carlton Centre, the SAB Centenary Centre and the Origins Centre which explains a lot of South Africa's rich and ethnically diverse history. If you have come to enjoy sports in South Africa, the iconic Ellis Park rugby stadium which once hosted the Rugby World Cup.

There are plenty of places to drink in around East Rand and these bars, pubs and taverns are safe for tourists to enjoy. If you are looking for nightclubs, you can use public transport to take you into Johannesburg city centre or get a cab.

With car rental in East Rand, you have one of South Africa's most historic areas at your disposal and can also easily navigate Johannesburg and its surrounding areas. If you are looking to get out of the area for the day, you can take your hire car to the Suuikerbosrand Nature Reserve just south of East Rand.

What most people want to know

The following questions and answers are a selection of the most popular questions. If you do not find the answer to your question, have a look at the Frequently Asked Questions page or contact us.

Is Carrentals.co.uk the cheapest?

Yes, we offer a guarantee of the lowest price - because we compare various retailers, we can always offer you the best price in town.

What do I need to do when picking up a car?

To pick up your car, you will need your voucher, passport, driver's license and a credit card. It is very important that your driver's license and credit card are in the same name as the main driver. Keep in mind that the local rental company will reserve a certain amount on your credit card as a deposit. This requires the PIN code for your credit card. If your driver's license is foreign (for example, in Chinese), you must bring a translation with you. Only your original passport and driver's license will be accepted - a copy is not sufficient.

Are there any additional costs?

In general, our rates are all-inclusive. Should there be any additional costs, our booking department will get in touch with you before issuing the invoice. Should you object, you can always cancel your reservation with no obligations attached (at least 48 hours in advance).

What kind of insurance is applicable to my car rental?

In general, Liability Insurance, Fire Insurance, All-Risks Insurance and Theft Insurance are included in the cost of your rental car.

What is a worry-free label?

Only rental companies with a high level of customer satisfaction are eligible to be included in our Worry-Free selection. This rate includes excess cover and unlimited kilometres. Your vehicle will be provided and must be returned with a full tank of fuel. With a vehicle from our Worry-Free selection, you can travel with peace of mind and no hidden costs.

How can I change or cancel my reservation?

You can cancel your reservation through "My Account". We recommend contacting us by phone if your changes to your booking or cancellation takes place at short notice (48 hours or less).

When will I get a confirmation of my booking?

Most reservations will receive confirmation within minutes after payment takes place. We recommend contacting our Booking Department for last minute reservations (pick-up within 48 hours).