Maseru Airport is the primarily gateway to Lesotho. A country within a country, Lesotho is often called the Kingdom in the Sky' due to its high elevation. As Lesotho lies entirely within the borders of South Africa, all incoming flights (most of which originate in Johannesburg) are international despite their short-haul status.
If you are flying into Maseru - Airport it is important to arrange transportation ahead of time, as there are no public options. Taxis rarely queue outside the Arrivals area, so visitors are forced to call ahead. The most convenient option by far is to book cheap car hire at Maseru - Airport so you don't have to hassle with arranging transport.
With car rental at Maseru - Airport you can freely explore the countryside and dramatic landscape. Lesotho is the only country in the world that lies completely above 3,300 feet, and it boasts the highest lowest elevation' of any nation in the world.
The airport lies on the Principal Highway (A2) close to the western border with South Africa. Technically, it sits in Mazenod, about 13 miles east of Maseru. The airport is also known as Moeshoeshoe International Airport. Visitors who don't arrive by are generally arrive by coach and are dropped at the border where taxis greet them.
South African Airways is the sole service provider at Maseru, and all flights are routed to Johannesburg where more extensive international flights are offered. With car hire in Maseru - Airport, tourists can also explore the Mokohare River with its derelict railway dating to 1905.
Frequently asked questions
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?
This label indicates that a rental car satisfies the following requirements: Unlimited kilometers, no excess liability (and no excess cover available), sustainable energy policy, and that the car rental company has a good reputation. Availability of cars satisfying these four requirements will speed up the selection of a suitable vehicle for you.
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).